Debbie Macedonia

June 2, 2022


Debbie Macedonia is the Director of Working Professional MBA Admissions and Admission Operations at SMU Cox School of Business. Debbie started her career working in financial reporting with the Cambridge Associates, and quickly found parallel professional interests in recruiting, mentoring, and training. In her career in higher education, Debbie has held various roles across marketing, student services, and admissions with the College of Charleston, Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business, and SMU Cox. In addition to her admissions role, Debbie is the co-administrator for the Cox Mentorship Academy – where MBA students can engage in one on one mentoring relationships during their studies. As an Air Force daughter and Navy spouse, she especially enjoys speaking with service members and veterans who are interested in earning an MBA. Having lived in the Philippines, she has a passion for global cultures and international travel (and she welcomes your recommendations on where to go next!).

Debbie holds two B.A. degrees in Economics and International Studies, as well as an MBA from Virginia Tech.