William Bowman

William Bowman

  • Dean at Busch School of Business and Economics
  • Catholic University of America

Bill Bowman is Dean of the Busch School of Business and Economics since 2016. Prior to that, he has been involved as a Research Assistant Professor and member of the Advisory Board of the MSBA program. Bill has led companies as President or CEO for over 25 years. Bowman is currently the President and CEO of Core Values Group LLC in Boston, a consulting firm that works with employees to help them grow in the human virtues most important to their organization’s success.

Bill was President and CEO of US Inspect in Chantilly, VA. and served as President of Children First Inc. (now Bright Horizons), the nation’s leading provider of backup child care services to corporations. Bill brings deep experience in developing organizations. In 1982 he co-founded Spinnaker Software Corporation, one of the nation’s first educational software companies. After selling Spinnaker to The Learning Company, he began the operations of Logal Software, Inc. In 1978 he co-founded The Montrose School, located in Medfield, Massachusetts where he served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for ten years.

Bill also worked for the Boston Consulting Group, for the United States Public Health Service, and was appointed by the Governor as a Trustee of the five campuses of the University of Massachusetts. He was the co-founder of the Massachusetts Software Council and a former Director of the Massachusetts High Technology Council.

Bill is an engineering honors graduate of Northwestern University and received an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School.