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Canceled – Business Ethics Luncheon/Lecture

Friday, April 3, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

De-humanizing Ethics: The Risks of Technology
Presented by:  Dr. Dawn R. Elm

Dawn Elm, PhD, is the David A. and Barbara Koch (Graco) distinguished professor of business ethics and leadership at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business. She received her PhD in strategic management and organization from the University of Minnesota in 1989 and has been a faculty member at St. Thomas since then.

Elm researches, teaches and consults in the areas of business ethics, strategy, leadership, corporate governance, and the integration of the arts and ethics. Prior to coming to St. Thomas, she worked in product development with the Procter & Gamble Company in Cincinnati, Ohio, after receiving her BS in chemical engineering, summa cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is widely published in the field of business ethics and is the recipient of the 2017 Sumner Marcus Lifetime Achievement Award of the social issues division of the Academy of Management.

Her current work involves improving ethical decision making in business, the impact of social media on organizational boundary management and privacy and the integration of aesthetics and business ethics. She recently completed terms as president and CEO of the Center for Ethical Organizations at the Opus College of Business as well as the executive director of the Society for Business Ethics, a global association.

Elm has experience in strategy consulting, ethical decision-making training, product and process development, and corporate governance. She has served as an independent director in the banking and construction industries on public, private and family business boards. She has also served on non-profit boards in the Twin Cities area.

For more information please contact Debbie Roy.


Friday, April 3, 2020
11:30 am - 1:30 pm


Zelazo Center for Performing Arts
2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States