Gail DePriest is the Director of Executive Leadership & Corporate Relations for the Clemson MBA program. Formerly a Senior Vice President and Corporate Director for a global management consulting firm, Gail DePriest has advised Fortune 500 companies and top-ranked business schools. She has coached leaders for top performance and is a senior lecturer teaching Advanced Leadership as well as Innovation & Creativity in the MBAe for Entreprenership. She is a doctoral candidate focusing her research organizational cultures. She teaches Global Leadership in the Clemson/Oxford study abroad program and her clients have included the US Department of Defense, Michelin North America, and Bon Secours Health System. She is a contributing writer for the Upstate Business Journal, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Journal