Celebrating Alumni

Alumni Spotlight - Ranae Heuer

Putting your team first unleashes the creative spirit best according to College of Business alumna Ranae Heuer. When it’s the Super Bowl, you huddle with your team and put out your “A” game. In this case, A is for advertising. The team is Huge Detroit. And the all-star QB is Heuer (’01 MBA).

Heuer, who’s the managing director for Huge Detroit, and her team produced the 2018 Rocket Mortgage commercial that aired during the Super Bowl. You know the one — Keegan-Michael Key cuts through the jargon to simplify the message.

Read more about how Heuer is hitting the end zone for her clients in the Fall 2018 Legacy

Alumni Spotlight is updated monthly. Visit this site again in January 2019 for our next featured graduate.

Class Notes and Alumni in the News

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We want to hear about what you’ve been up to and how UM-Dearborn has made a difference in your career and personal life. Send in your class notes today!  

Noel Ranka ('05 M.S.E., '05 M.B.A.) was named chief sales and marketing officer for PurePower Technologies®, a leader in the engineering and manufacturing of new and remanufactured diesel fuel injectors and turbochargers for OEMs and the aftermarket.

Donald Knapp Jr. ('93 A.B.) was recently named to the Wayne County Circuit Court by Gov. Rick Snyder.

Adel Makki ('01 B.B.A.) was awarded the 2018 Excellence and Great Achievement Award from the Dearborn-based nonprofit Leaders Advancing and Helping Communities


Alumni Authors Collection

The Mardigian Library at the University of Michigan-Dearborn contains many books written by our alumni.  The Alumni Authors Collection allows students and faculty to view the intellectual accomplishments of UM-Dearborn graduates, and read their scholarly contributions to selected fields of study.

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