Instructor of Practice
Master of Business Administration, Lake Forest University
B.S. in Enterprise Business Management, Northern Illinois University
Michael Grubich joined Marquette University in 2018 and is also president and managing partner at LAK Group, a consulting firm that works with leaders to transform business goals into human strategies. Michael teaches courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the areas of management, leadership, and strategic human capital management. He is a seasoned human resources executive with more than 25 years of global business experience including thought and operational leadership roles at Aurora Healthcare, CNH Industrial, Kohler Company and Jockey International. During this time, he led a variety of human resources functions, including talent management, leadership development, talent acquisition, succession management, learning and development, assessment, change management, strategic planning and engagement practices. Michael holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Illinois University and earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Lake Forest Graduate School of Business. Outside of work, Michael serves as the incoming board chair of the board of directors for Special Olympics in Wisconsin.