Director of Marketing
Christine Ferrell joined UNC Kenan-Flagler in January 2007 as the Director of Marketing and Business Development working with the School’s MBA for Executives Programs (Evening MBA, Weekend MBA, OneMBA®. She recently expanded her responsibility to include the newest MBA program, MBA@UNC. In her role, Christine develops and implements the School’s strategy for identifying prospective students and engaging them in a conversation about the value of an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler. An integral part of her role is to collaborate with the programs teams to create a consistent and effective message in the marketplace about the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA. She also leads a global team of business school administrators to execute marketing and public relations efforts for the global OneMBA MBA program. Christine is an active member of the Executive MBA Council (EMBAC) and has been nominated for a seat on the Board.
She has experience in a variety of business development and marketing positions, including product development at Progress Energy, interactive marketing at LendingTree.com, and account management at McKinney advertising agency. She received her bachelor’s degrees in journalism and mass communication and political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her MBA from the Schools of Business at Wake Forest University. Christine lives in Chapel Hill with her husband and two daughters.