Community Consultants of Darden

Board of Directors

CCoD is fortunate to have a dedicated Board of Directors composed of Darden faculty and community leaders. The Board supports CCoD in various capacities throughout the calendar year. Specifically, the Board plays a crucial roll in the annual project solicitation process. Additionally CCoD is indebted to the Board for its continued support with our consulting projects throughout the year.

Dick Brownlee

Richard BrownleeProfessor E. Richard Brownlee, II, an expert on accounting and financial reporting and management, teaches numerous courses in Darden’s MBA and Executive Education programs. He also serves as a leader of the school’s initiative on environmental management and sustainable business. Brownlee has co-authored several books on accounting and financial reporting, and written dozens of cases and teaching notes. He has received awards for both his teaching and research.

Prior to joining the Darden faculty in 1975, Brownlee taught at Ohio University, the University of Northern Iowa, and Georgia State University. He also worked as a CPA for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. He has served as a consultant to The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts and to various businesses.

Timothy Laseter

/web/uploadedImages/Student_Sites/MBA/Student_Life/Organizations/Opportunity_Consultants/Laseter20Timothy20M_(1).jpgSenior Lecturer Timothy M. Laseter teaches at Darden as well as an evolving mix of business schools including the Tuck School at Dartmouth, IESE in Barcelona, the London Business School, Emory University’s Goizueta School, the India School of Business, Vanderbilt's Owen School, and the Stern School at NYU.

Prior to joining the Darden faculty in 2002, Laseter was a partner in what is now Booz & Company, with concentrations on operations strategy, supply chain management and sourcing for a wide variety of global businesses. Before joining Booz Allen, Laseter worked in manufacturing operations at a joint venture between Siemens and Corning.

Laseter is the author or coauthor of four books including Balanced Sourcing, Strategic Product Creation, The Portable MBA, and Internet Retail Operations (Forthcoming) and a contributing editor for strategy+business. His academic research, published in a variety of leading journals focuses on Internet-based businesses. 

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