Mary Pat McEnrue, Ph.D. is Emeritus Professor of Management, former Chair and Associate Dean of the School of Business and Economics at California State University, Los Angeles (CSLA). She teaches MBA and undergraduate courses in Managing Innovation, New Venture Management, Small Business Management, Leadership and General Management.
Dr. McEnrue has served as a consultant and has managed teams of consultants providing start-up and ongoing technical assistance to a host of small businesses and emerging growth companies. She has conducted field research on behalf of companies seeking to enhance the service they deliver to small business customers as well as research on management and leadership development, innovation, and the emotional intelligence it requires. Dr. McEnrue has published in a wide range of professional and academic journals in her field. She formerly served on the editorial board of the Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship.