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Michelle G. Caplan

Academic Degrees

DBA, Management, Kellstadt Graduate School of Business DePaul University, expected 2022
BA, Business & Biology, Kalamazoo College, 2011


Michelle Gigowski Caplan is an instructor in the Department of Management & Entrepreneurship at the Driehaus College of Business. Caplan also works full-time at Guidehouse where she maintains the role of a management consultant. Prior to joining Guidehouse, Caplan had 10-plus years of industry experience working in the healthcare and life sciences industry.

Caplan has held roles leading finance, business analytics, field sales, and strategic planning initiatives at Thermo Fisher Scientific. Before working at Thermo Fisher Scientific, Caplan managed operations at both a durable medical equipment company and an ambulatory surgery center.

Caplan is currently pursuing her doctorate in business administration at DePaul University with graduation anticipated in June 2022. Her research interests include topics across sustainability, teams and organizational behavior.