Derek Donellen


Business Manager

Derek is an alumnus of Wayne State University’s School of Business. He began his professional career within the University as the Marketing Manager for what was then called the College of Lifelong Learning (now Educational Outreach). He later spent time working in Admissions, the School of Business, Business & Auxiliary Operations and Real Estate and Asset Management. He also worked outside the University as a landscape designer and then as an office manager for Milestone Realty Services.


“If you pay attention to the present, you can improve upon it. And, if you improve upon the present, what comes later will also be better.” — Paulo Coelho