The advice and counsel of the business and civic community informs and guides many aspects of the Bloch School’s overall direction. Many of the area’s best respected leaders participate on Bloch School boards and councils.
Accountancy Executive Board is the Department of Accountancy’s direct line to the leading accounting firms.
The Bloch Advisory Council is the dean’s link to the business and civic community, made up of leaders who know the needs and trends of the marketplace.
The Bloch Alumni Association Board represents the more than 13,000 alumni of the Bloch School of Management by creating programming to serve and connect them. The board’s mission is also to connect current Bloch School students to alumni through their support of internships and other networking opportunities.
The Bloch Endowment Board is responsible for high level strategic input and financial decisions and oversees the school’s endowed funds.
The Council for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) is a voluntary group of leaders from the Kansas City business and civic community who are committed to supporting research, teaching and experiential learning in the areas of entrepreneurship and innovation at the Bloch School.
The Human Resources Advisory Board serves to advance the field of human resources through the promotion of educational and developmental opportunities for professionals, scholars and students and creates a forum for discussion, exploration and problem-solving of critical topics for top HR executives in the Kansas City area.
The Marketing Advisory Council is a group of high-level marketing professionals in the Kansas City area that advises the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management.
Public Affairs Advisory Council is comprised of experienced government and nonprofit public service and community leaders who will provide guidance and support to the Department of Public Affairs as it designs and delivers programs and services to the Greater Kansas City public service community.