Director of Marketing & Admissions
Michelle Hector Branner has a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Psychology; from California State University, Long Beach and a Masters in Business Administration from University of Phoenix. She is currently working on a doctorate in Organization and Leadership from University of San Francisco. She has 13 years of experience in the financial industry, where she has held varies positions in investment banking, training, human resources, and leading high performing teams of up to 250 people. She also worked in the technology industry advancing high performing teams as well. Working in the small business sector is her passion; where she was influential in supporting business owners to build their infrastructure. Since 2011, she works as a Professor at DeVry University/Keller Graduate School of Management. She has taught numerous courses from Corporate Finance to Leadership within the school of business.
Ms. Fedeczko is the virtual business librarian for ATMU's degree-seeking students. Ms. Fedeczko serves as the managing librarian and archivist at the International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC) in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. The IFDC Library was established to provide research and technical information services for local and out posted IFDC staff engaged in agricultural research, including marketing and plant-nutrient technology, training activities and technology transfer. For IFDC, Joyce is responsible for the IFDC and Tennessee Valley Authority fertilizer specific library collections and archives. Before coming to Alabama, Joyce had spent the last thirteen years of her career as the information resources director and content management team lead at BP in Naperville, IL, on assignment with Library Associates Companies (LAC), a library outsourcing company based in Los Angeles,CA.
Finance and accounting
Ms. Mary has over twenty-five years of experience in accounting and financial services for both public and private companies. She has held managerial and senior accounting positions with multiple small and midsize corporations. In an ever-evolving tax environment, she draws from her experience as an IRS Auditor for small business and self-employed taxpayers to navigate emerging tax strategies. In an ever-growing international market where solid communication is essential, Mary is a unique asset with her language fluency in English, French and Arabic and leadership in accounting and financial services markets.
In my studies of Business Administration, it has allowed me to use my skills as a Registrar, Dean of Students, and Student Advocate. I was and still is highly appreciated, and recognized by all of management from my current and previous employers. The effort that I provide has involved working directly with students for the past 13 years in record management, and providing assistance as an advocate and disciplinarian to support students with Social/Emotional needs.