Foundations for College Success
Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, Michigan State University
Dr. William Griz joined Hodges University in 2003 as a full-time faculty member with specializations in management and leadership. In 2009, he became chair of the Interdisciplinary Studies program, and recently, was appointed dean of the School of Health Sciences. In 2014, he was named Hodges Professor of the Year.
Receiving his doctoral degree from Michigan State University, Griz spent 10 years in clinical practice before accepting a position with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan as an administrator in their HMO network. Throughout the next 20 years, he worked as an administrator and consultant in the managed health care field.
In his free time, Griz enjoys fishing and playing golf.