Luanna DeMay began as the Program Manager for the program in July of 1999. She shares responsibility for development, implementation and promotion of the MS-MBA in food and agricultural business program. Luanna is also responsible for scheduling, planning and implementing logistical details of on campus residencies and serves as a point of contact for students, other professional staff and the University. She is also the liaison for the Kelley School of Business Kelley Direct program.
In 1997, Luanna began her career at Purdue in Personnel Services as the manager of the Accomplished Clerical Excellence (ACE) program, a continuous development program for clerical services staff at Purdue. She transferred to the MS-MBA program as Program Manager after two years in Personnel Services. Before her service at Purdue, Luanna served for nine years as the Administrative Manager for Engineering Methods, Inc., a West Lafayette-based engineering software sales and consulting company.