Donald G. Purdy


Position: Director, Weekend MBA Program
Office: (518) 956-8330

Contact Information:
Telephone: 518.956.8381
Email: dpurdy (at)
Twitter: @UAlbanyMBA
Fax: 518.442.4042

I oversee all aspects of the AACSB-accredited School of Business’s executive Weekend MBA Program, including recruiting and retaining students, administration, planning the international residency, alumni and community relations, event coordination, catering, and all marketing initiatives.

Community Relations:

Charter member and former board member, New York Capital Region Chapter of the American Marketing Association
Member, Adirondack Regional Chamber of Commerce
Member, Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce
Member, Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce                                                                                             Member, Capital Region Human Resources Association                                                                             Member, Executive MBA Council
Member, Guilderland Chamber of Commerce
Member, Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce
Member, Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
Member, Society for Human Resource Management                                                                                  Member, The Chamber of Schenectady County
Member, The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County

BMKT 310-Marketing Principles
BMKT 411Z-Marketing Management
BMKT 430Z-Personal Selling and Sales Management
BMKT 432-Integrated Marketing Communications

Other Interests:
Executive education, professional/ personal development, marketing, social media, spirituality, The Secret, the Law of Attraction, sports, almost anything automotive!