National Advisory Council

Mission of the National Advisory Council

The NAC’s mission is to assist the students, faculty, and administrators of the Marriott School to promote excellence in management education; to encourage ethical values and a commitment to service; to consult on the direction and needs of the school; and to develop qualified leaders for the future.

Responsibilities

  1. Accept appointment to a five-year (renewable) term on the NAC.
  2. Provide financial support. The suggested annual contribution is $7,500. There will be other opportunities to support specific funding campaigns. To make your yearly financial contribution, please click the button below. or contact one of our LDS Philanthropies NAC liaisons: Greg Sutherland (gregory_sutherland@byu.edu, 801-422-7340) or Greg Ballif (mailto:gregory_ballif@byu.edu, 801-422-8084).
  3. Attend NAC meetings. Generally held twice per year, scheduled meetings include:
    • Spring retreat or trip usually held in May
    • Fall conference usually held the last weekend of September
  4. Helping place students. NAC members are expected to help the school find and secure excellent internship and job opportunities for both graduate and undergraduate students. The school must help place almost 3,000 students a year.
  5. Volunteer to work on a project or committee. NAC members are asked to volunteer from time to time to work on a specific project or committee. New projects are typically announced each fall and spring. To recommend a project or volunteer call 801-422-5629 or email nac@byu.edu.
  1. Status granted to NAC members who have completed several terms of service and made significant financial and other contributions to the Marriott School of Management.
  2. Demonstrate long-standing commitment to the school and its students.
  3. Provide financial support. The suggested annual contribution is $1,000. Current NAC members are asked to contribute $7,500. There will be other opportunities to support specific funding campaigns. To make your yearly financial contribution, please click the button below, or contact one of our LDS Philanthropies NAC liaisons: Greg Sutherland (gregory_sutherland@byu.edu, 801-422-7340) or Greg Ballif (gregory_ballif@byu.edu, 801-422-8084).
  4. Invitation to attend NAC Meetings. Emeritus members are not expected, but invited to attend.
    • Fall Conference is usually held the last weekend in September.
    • NAC trips and Retreats as space is available. Trips and Retreats are usually held in May.
  5. Volunteer to work on a project or committee. NAC members are asked to volunteer from time to time to work on a specific project or the emeritus committee. New projects are typically announced each fall and spring. To recommend a project or volunteer call 801-422-5629 or email nac@byu.edu.
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