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Maria Sannella

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Lynch School of Education, Boston College Curriculum and Administration
M.B.A. Carroll Graduate School of Management, Boston College Marketing and Organizational Studies
CAGS Graduate School of Education, Boston University Reading
M.Ed. Lynch School of Education, Boston College Elementary Education and Reading
B.A. San Jose State University, San Jose, CA Elementary Education

O’Reilly 430
Phone: (978) 837-3564

 Courses Taught

Principles of Marketing, Marketing Strategy

Recent Research and Professional Experience

Professor Sannella worked in the Marketing Department at Boston College for many years. At Boston College she taught 6 classes per year, but her main responsibilities were working with students. She was the sale advisor for all Marketing majors, was the internship advisor for all Marketing internships, was in charge of approving courses for study abroad, was faulty advisor for the Marketing Academy, Golden Key National Honor Society, Mu Kappa Tau and the Marketing honor society.  She coordinated holiday giving to needy families.

Professor Sannella coached several teams for various case competitions and was a first place winner in a national competition for Chevrolet and EdVenture Partners. She integrated real world experience into her classroom by having students work with local firms developing their marketing plans and strategies. She began the school’s banking program in Arlington and Andover with Mass Banking Commission and Northmark Board. Her main interests are in marketing to children.