Leadership for the Bolz Center includes Director, Sherry Wagner-Henry; Assistant Director, Rebecca Buckman; and Faculty Director, Don Hausch.

Sherry Wagner-Henry

Director | swh@bus.wisc.edu

Sherry Wagner-Henry Sherry Wagner-Henry has extensive experience in arts administration and higher education. She comes to us from the University of Minnesota-Minneapolis/St. Paul, where she was most recently director of graduate programs for the College of Continuing Education and faculty director of their Master of Professional Studies in Arts and Cultural Leadership (ACL). She created the ACL masters and, within the college, substantially grew the number of masters degrees and certificates. Through her efforts, enrollment, scholarship support, and general revenue all increased. Previously, at the University of Minnesota, she was managing director, University Theatre and Dance, and executive director, Minnesota Centennial Showboat.

As the director for the Bolz Center for Arts Administration, Sherry is responsible for the ongoing development of the Bolz Center, recruitment of students, and development of enhanced educational experiences, as well as advisory board engagement and job placement for center graduates.


Donald B. Hausch

Faculty Director | dhausch@bus.wisc.edu

Donald Hausch Donald Hausch is a professor in the Department of Operations and Information Management. Research interests include auctions, competitive bidding, market efficiency, and the economic design of organizations; teaching interests include managerial economics, the economics of organizations, and game theory.

Rebecca Buckman

Assistant Director | rbuckman@bus.wisc.edu

Rebecca Buckman supports Bolz Center students (current and prospective), alumni, and staff and would be happy to answer any questions that you have about the program. Please feel free to connect with her via email.


Academic Policy Committee

The following faculty members provide academic and curricular oversight for the Bolz Center.

  • Prof. Ramon J. Aldag, Management and Human Resources
    Glen A. Skillrud Family Chair in Business
    Executive Director, Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Prof. Mark A. Covaleski, Accounting and Information Systems
    Robert Beyer Professor of Accounting and Information Systems
  • Prof. Donald B. Hausch, Operations and Information Management
    Dickson-Bascom Professor of Business