Serena Christianson

Academic Success Coordinator
University Staff
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4701

Student Information

Graduate Student
Leadership and Innovation
MaryLouFulton Teachers College

Biography

A native of Williston, North Dakota, Serena Christianson is a high-energy, forward-thinking MBA with exceptional talent for steering marketing programs to yield tangible results in business growth, revenue generation, and customer satisfaction. Her career history includes the creation of from-scratch programs for startups and refining existing strategies for established companies seeking a new edge. Christianson is known for her commitment to understanding industry, market, and consumer factors through exhaustive research and leading teams to achieve desired immediate and long-term organizational goals. Insatiable drive for undertaking new challenges and uncovering hidden business potential. Passionate about the arts, education, and community programs that enrich our everyday lives, Christianson advocates for having a well-rounded education and pursuing all of one's interests.

She has been involved in higher education in many aspects: public, private, community college, university. Christianson's experience includes both staff (academic advising, recruitment, program coordination) and faculty (assistant professor of business).  Furthermore, Christianson's professional history includes marketing, strategy development, communication, event planning, entrepreneurship, and customer relations. 

Education

MBA, Leadership Emphasis (2012) | Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ

Completed program with 3.97 GPA and as member of Delta Mu Delta business honor society

BA, Business Administration & Communication (2010) | University of Jamestown - Jamestown, ND
Summa cum laude honors; selected as one of only two students each year to attend on full academic scholarship

Courses

Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
MIC 484 Internship
MBB 484 Internship
HPS 484 Internship
BIO 484 Internship
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
DCE 194 Special Topics
MIC 484 Internship
MBB 484 Internship
HPS 484 Internship
BIO 484 Internship
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
MIC 484 Internship
MBB 484 Internship
HPS 484 Internship
BIO 484 Internship
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
MIC 484 Internship
MBB 484 Internship
HPS 484 Internship
BIO 484 Internship