*Photo taken at Thursdays on Drucker Way, a DSSA hosted event

Drucker School Student Association (DSSA)


Our Mission Statement

The DSSA strives to understand the needs of the Drucker community, and works to meet those needs through planning and execution, as well as collaboration and coordination with administration, the 7 Claremont Colleges, student clubs, alumni, and outside parties.

DSSA is organized around the following purposes:
  1. To be the student body representative of all students at the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management at Claremont Graduate University ("The Drucker School")
  2. To be an outlet for students to voice their opinions and concerns
  3. To foster a communicative environment and to build and maintain a lasting network of peers
  4. To facilitate and oversee all student clubs related to the Drucker School


Executive Board Duties & Responsibilities

President manages and oversees all DSSA operations and strategic activities, and is the primary liaison with the Dean, Associate Dean of Administration and Student Affairs, Senior Director of Management Programs, and Drucker Administration.

Vice President of Clubs is responsible for and oversees all Drucker Student Associations and clubs and manages its leadership. The VP of Operations also provides additional support to the President.

Vice President of Engagement is responsible for engaging the Drucker Community and encouraging a two-way communication between DSSA and current students. S/he works with the Office of Student Life to develop and implement Fall Orientation programming and facilitates the Peer Mentor Program. The VP of Engagement works closely with the VP of Communications and VP of Events to develop events to integrate students from various programs to form a collaborative and diverse community.

Vice President of Communications is responsible for the production of marketing communication tools for DSSA and oversees the production of these tools for DSSA and club events. Working together with the Technology Officer and the Graduate Student Council (GSC) Liaison, the VP of Communications is responsible for maintaining the DSSA website, overseeing the maintenance of the Association/ clubs websites, and managing the DSSA email account to ensure timely response to students.

Vice President of Finance manages the budget and financial transactions of DSSA and handles all DSSA and club financial matters.

Vice President of Events is responsble for the organization and coordination of DSSA events.

GSC Representatives serves as a member of Claremont Graduate University's Graduate Student Council (GSC) as the Represenatives for the DSSA. The GSC Liaison works closely with the VP of Communications to ensure information regarding DSSA, Drucker School clubs and the GSC events are communicated and marketed to the student body community.

Recruiting Representative is responsible for facilitating a two-way communication between DSSA and the Drucker Admissions & Recruitment team.


DSSA Email

Kathleen Farris

Assoc. Dean for Administration & Student Affairs

Tel (909) 621-8562
Fax (909) 607-9104





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