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Steve Farkas
Assistant Dean, University of Wyoming College of Business

Assistant Dean for the University of Wyoming College of Business where he leads the College’s Corporate Engagement efforts, MBA Programs and Career/Professional Development initiatives. Mr. Farkas brings to UW a history of private sector success having served in a variety of executive leadership positions. These roles and their experiences have led to innovative approaches to designing and delivering industry relevant programs, translating to significant increases in student enrollment, experiential learning, placement, and program giving. Prior to UW, Mr. Farkas served as Chief Operating Officer and SVP for several private equity portfolio companies. In addition to leading M&A transactions, key areas of leadership included organizational integration and business process optimization. Mr. Farkas is a strategic advisor for numerous businesses, ranging from start-ups to large corporations, and plays an active role in state economic development.