Ana Gonzalez is Visiting Professor at the Management Department at Grand Valley State University. Ana Holds a Ph.D. in Management from Tulane University in New Orleans, U.S.A, has M.Sc. in Economics and an Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia. Her research interests include entrepreneurship, corporate governance and social responsibility in family businesses. Ana has been a member of the STEP Project for Family Enterprising since 2006 from her affiliation with Universidad Icesi in Colombia, where she is Assistant Professor, and Universidad de los Andes where she worked until 2012.
Laurie Trager is currently an undergraduate accounting student at Grand Valley State University.
Bonnie Hudson is the Academic Coordinator for Seidman Marketing and provides support for the daily functions of the Family Owned Business Institute.