Albers School of Business and Economics
Faculty and Staff

Michael Lavin, MBA

  • Michael Lavin
    MBA with Distinction, International Brand Management, Thunderbird
    BSBA, Management Information Systems, Finance, and Entrepreneurship, University of Arizona
    Adjunct, Marketing

    Teaching Areas

    • Marketing Management


    Personal Bio

    Mike Lavin is a senior global marketing professional with proven success in managing people, projects, and resources for over 14 years in complex international corporations. He currently works at Microsoft in Redmond, WA and is responsible for the worldwide marketing of Xbox Live, a multi-billion Dollar service brand. His passion for the consumer pushes him to pursue marketing innovation across both product marketing and management, all while focusing the organization on flawless campaign execution. Mike’s desire to give back has led Mike to also serve as an adjunct faculty member at Seattle University, teaching MBA Marketing Management.

    Mike has an MBA with Distinction in International Brand Management from Thunderbird and two BSBA’s from the University of Arizona with a triple major in Management Information Systems, Finance, and Entrepreneurship.