Dr. Regina Banks-Hall, SHRM-CP, is Cleary University’s Dean of Graduate & Professional Studies and Professor of Business. In this role, Dr. Banks-Hall focuses on program creation, faculty development, student retention, recruitment, and learning outcomes for graduate programs. She holds a BA in Business Management and an MBA with a concentration in Human Resource Management from Baker College. She earned her Doctorate in Business Administration, with a concentration in Leadership, from Walden University.
Dr. Banks-Hall is a certified professional with the Society of Human Resource Management, a Distinguished Toastmaster, and a certified speaker, trainer, and coach with the John Maxwell Team. Dr. Banks-Hall began working as an adjunct professor in 2014 and joined Cleary University in January of 2018. She has spent more than 20 years in Operation Management, working in Government, Automotive, and Retail. In her teaching career, she teaches Human Resource Management, Marketing, Management, Economics, Leadership, and Small Business Administration.
Dr. Banks-Hall is the owner of two family-owned businesses. She has authored several books on leadership, motivation, vision, and entrepreneurship. Her most recent book is entitled, “Handle Your Business: A Step-By-Step Blueprint for New Business Startups. Dr. Banks-Hall sits on several non-profit and school boards. She believes that education opens the door to opportunities.