College of Arts and Sciences

Michael Bisesi, EdD

  • Michael Bisesi, EdD
    Professor, Institute of Public Service
    Phone: 206-296-5435
    Building/Room: Casey 203



    Michael Bisesi teaches board governance for MNPL.  Dr. Bisesi is a Professor in the Institute of Public Service. Professor Bisesi has served on the boards of the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County, the United Way of King County, the Washington Technology Center, and the Executive Service Corps of Washington. Professor Bisesi holds a BS from the University of Texas at Austin, an MS from Indiana University, and an EdD from the University of Houston.

    Professor Bisesi is the author of over 50 articles and book reviews on business, education, management, nonprofit leadership, and public policy. He also has led over 120 strategic planning and leadership development programs for community, business, professional, student, faculty, and church groups. 

    Previously, he served as Director of the Master of Nonprofit Leadership program and as Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Service at Seattle University. He has also served as Managing Director of Program Services at the Greater Houston Community Foundation, as Senior Vice President at the United Way of the Texas Gulf Coast, and as Associate Dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Houston.