Craig Brewer Appointed ACBSP Western Council Secretary-Designate

NDNU to host the 2015 ACBSP Western Council Conference with Skyline College

Belmont, CA, November 27, 2013 — Craig Brewer, Ed.D., interim dean of the School of Business and Management at Notre Dame de Namur University, was appointed by the Western Council of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to a three-year term as secretary-designate.

As the secretary-designate, Brewer will serve a three-year, three-part term as secretary (2013-2014), president-elect (2015-2016) and president (2016-2017). Dr. Brewer’s position in the Western Council serves colleges and universities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming and the Canadian Provinces of Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, and the Canadian Territories of Yukon Territory, Nunavut Territory and the Northwestern Territories.

It was also announced that NDNU is partnering with Skyline College to host the 2015 ACBSP Western Council Conference.

NDNU’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Public Administration and Master of Science in Management were granted initial accreditation by ACBSP in May 2013. ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the School of Business and Management at NDNU meet the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.

Notre Dame de Namur University is an independent Catholic, coeducational institution serving 2000 students. Founded by the Sisters of Notre Dame of Namur, Belgium in 1851 and chartered by the state in 1868, NDNU maintains a strong commitment to social justice and community engagement. The University is fully accredited and offers 21 liberal arts and career preparation undergraduate programs, and 12 graduate degrees and four credentials. The 50-acre campus is located in Belmont, California, just south of San Francisco. For more information visit