Erika H. James is the dean of Emory University's business school. PHOTO CREDIT: EMORY UNIVERSITY.
Foundation leaders said they hope the gift will encourage greater innovation at the school.
“At The Goizueta Foundation, we believe that challenging organizations to think about education in innovative, strategic ways is part of the formula for creating life-changing opportunities for individuals and long-term benefits for the communities in which they live and serve ... This gift encourages Goizueta to do even more to advance my father’s vision for the school,” said Olga Goizueta Rawls, Board Chair and CEO of The Goizueta Foundation.