Albers is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. As of April 2011, less than five percent of the world’s business schools and less than one third of U.S. business schools have achieved business accreditation from AACSB.
John V. Merle has thirty years of experience in progressive financial, operational, and information technology management of manufacturing and consumer packaged goods environments for two Fortune 500 companies. He has been employed by Weyerhaeuser since 1988, serving as Lead of Accounting Transition Services for the Fine Paper Business Divesture, Lead in SAP Financial Reporting, VP and CFO of Winchester Homes, Inc., and as Director of Finance for the Personal Care Products Division. He earned a BA from CSU San Francisco and an MBA with Honors in International Business (Finance) from Golden Gate University.