2018 Graduate Student Showcase

Degree Program

Business Administration, MBA

Major Advisor Name

Trisha Lamb & Emily Jones

Type of Submission

Scholarly Poster


Millennials will soon be the largest generation participating in the workforce. At the forefront of this change is an increase in cultural diversity and technology literacy, shifting the demographics of future leadership. This change will be seen in boardrooms across for profit, nonprofit, and university entities. Upon completing a literature analysis of board demographics it is evident for profit, nonprofit, and university boards have an opportunity to cultivate future leaders and make room for younger, more diverse voices.