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Diane Vacarra

Diane Vacarra
Diane VacarraVisiting Instructor

Research Interests

Managing Change in Organizations and Strategic Management


  • MBA: Management, Simmons School of Management


Previously taught at Boston University, Regis College and UMass Lowell as an adjunct at the undergraduate and MBA levels.

Professional experience includes project manager, SAP; content manager, Taylor & Francis Publishing & ELearning;  program manager, DuPont/KDI;  vice president, Hastings Group;  management consultant and strategic planning both for and non profit organizations.

Born into a family owned business and taking an early management role spurred a life long interest in family and small businesses and women and gender in organizations.