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Leon Hess Business Council

The Business Council is a group of roughly 40 regional business professionals representing diverse industries and business disciplines with a common passion for MU and student success.  The Council is chartered with four primary functions:

  • Advising on curriculum and learning approaches that best prepare students with the knowledge and skills desired in the marketplace
  • Providing students with networking, internships, and employment opportunities
  • Mentoring and guiding students to confidently compete for employment and successfully transition into careers with demanding expectations
  • Providing financial support for key programs including student led organizations, student awards and faculty research grants

More about the Leon Hess Business Council

Member Profiles

Monmouth University, Leon Hess Business School Official Membership Directory of the Business Council - 2022-2023
The New Member Directory is now published featuring roughly 40 members from 25 industries.


The Spring newsletter is now available and features Dr. Pamela Scott-Johnson, Jeffrey Stapleton and the induction of three new members.

Executive Mentoring

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The are now over 50 mentors participating in the SEEMA program. Dozens of summer internships have been secured for participating students.

Student Awards & Scholarships

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The application process for student awards and scholarships is NOW open. Look to see the qualifying criteria.

Faculty Research Grants

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The Faculty Summer Grant process is now open and applications are being accepted Now though March 31st.
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