Marilyn Hathaway, Business Manager
Marilyn joined Designs for Learning after a career working in both healthcare and higher education, in a variety of management roles. She brings experience in; business operations and management, sales and marketing, human resource administration and systems and program development. Prior positions include working for a Fortune 100 company consulting to healthcare and education clients. She has worked with clients all over the U.S. and internationally, surveying and developing contracts to promote and facilitate client success. Marilyn has a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Minnesota and is a registered dietitian. She attended the University of Memphis where she received her Masters of Business Administration and Metropolitan State University where she received a Masters of Management and Administration with a human resources and finance concentration. She has a SHRM-CP Human Resources certification and a 2020 Equity and Diversity certificate from the University of Minnesota. Marilyn is PELSB certified to teach the Cultural Competency program required for teacher re-licensing. 

As Designs for Learning Business Manager, Marilyn is responsible for the internal operations functions including; human resources, finance, payroll and benefits.