Janette Braverman, ’09, named College of Business & Management Dean

Janette Braverman, ’09, named College of Business & Management Dean

January 16, 2018

Cardinal Stritch University has named Janette Braverman Dean of the College of Business and Management. The appointment is effective January 15, 2018.

“Janette is a recognized leader in Milwaukee and Wisconsin and her experience will benefit undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Business and Management, as well as positioning the College for future success across the state and region,” said Stritch President Kathleen A. Rinehart, J.D. “Janette has dedicated her professional career to building meaningful and lasting relationships. In demonstration of our Franciscan values, Janette is a true servant leader who will be a dynamic addition to the Stritch team.”

Braverman is the author of “10 Reasons Communication Brings Transformation: Unleash Your Greatness” and has more than 20 years of professional experience in the information technology and manufacturing industries, including leadership roles at Lockheed Martin Aerospace, Harley-Davidson, Inc. and Rockwell Automation. She holds several professional certifications and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Computer Information Systems from the University of Texas at El Paso and earned a Master of Science in Business Management from Stritch in 2009.

Braverman serves as County Board Supervisor for District 24 of Ozaukee County (Wis.). Her roles and responsibilities include serving on the County’s Health and Human Services Committee, representing constituents across the district, setting and approving policies and approving annual budgets. She was also appointed to the Economic Development Board by the mayor of the City of Mequon. Braverman also is a member of Rotary International District 6270.

“Leadership and business development, education and community service have always been my passions,” said Braverman. “I’m elated to have the opportunity to pursue all of my passions, and what’s even better is that it’s at my alma mater.”

Learn more about the College of Business and Management at www.stritch.edu/cbm

MBJ Author Series on 1/18/18

MBJ Author Series on 1/18/18

Transparent communication and effective leadership are not always evident in businesses or ministries. Many have left businesses and churches in droves after being hurt by toxic leaders.

Event Information

10 Reasons Communication Brings Transformation includes the authors own personal stories and leadership strategies on the craft of effective communication. She also includes interviews with mega-church leaders Bishop Darrell L. Hines of Christian Faith Fellowship Church and Sr. Pastor Jason Webb of Elmbrook Church.

Learn how…

  • To handle toxic people and leaders across organizations.
  • To question your own communication style and discover areas of improvement.
  • Listening, responding and following through prevents the escalation of conflicts and need for damage control.
  • Effective communication can transform lives and establish loyalty.
  • Having a connection with your audience builds trust.

“Within these pages are the reasons for producing favorable expression in leadership as meritoriously articulated by the author, Janette Braverman. We have all either fallen victim to or have miscommunicated with someone. It is important that we learn from this book so that we can become effective at listening, speaking and producing positive results in every aspect of our lives.”
– Pamela M. Hines, Author, “A Wife’s Prayer



7:30 am – 7:45 am Registration & Networking

7:45 am – 9:30 am Presentation

Q & A after the  presentation

Cost of the event includes a signed copy of the book. Contributors to the book will be present.

Please contact Jenny Roanhouse at 414-908-0563 or jroanhouse@bizjournals.com with any questions.

Dress code: business casual

Cancellation policy: To receive a full refund you must cancel by 1/12/18.

WHERE: Milwaukee Business Journal Office, 825 N. Jefferson St, Milwaukee, WI 53202


MBJ STEM Girl’s Summit, 3/10/18

MBJ STEM Girl’s Summit, 3/10/18



It’s time to think about ways to engage more women in male dominated fields, like STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.

There’s a massive gender gap in these fields, and these jobs are some of the highest paying careers available today-only widening the pay gap between men and women.

Join us for a morning event consisting of panels and breakout sessions featuring girls and women who are succeeding in the STEM fields.


Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 

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The Italian Community Center, 631 E. Chicago Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202

M-T Chamber of Commerce, 5/1/18

M-T Chamber of Commerce, 5/1/18

WHAT: Keynote Speaker, M-T Chamber Local Government Relations Committee

WHEN: May 1st 2018, 7:30 – 8:30 AM

WHERE: Schmidt & Bartelt Conference Rm – North Side Entrance, 10280 N. Pt. Washington Rd., Mequon, WI

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