Eli Jones was named dean of the E.J. Ourso College of Business at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. He was a professor of marketing and associate dean for executive education programs at Bauer College of Business of the University of Houston.

Jones holds a bachelor’s degree, an MBA, and a Ph.D. from Texas A&M University.

JoAnne A. Epps was named dean of the James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University in Philadelphia. Dean Epps has served as associate dean for academic affairs for nearly two decades. She has served on the Temple faculty since 1985.

Epps is a graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. She earned her law degree at Yale University.