About Butler


Instructor Profiles

Tim Robinson, Vice President-Senior Investment Advisor for PNC Wealth Management,  will serve as the main instructor for the MBA 595 course in the spring.  Tim is a veteran instructor of MBA 515, the Legal and Ethical Operation of Business at Butler University.   Tim has 16 years experience in areas of banking, trust, and investments.  He also brings substantial experience with nonprofits, specifically his work as a board member for Central Indiana Regional Blood Center, the Finance Council for Archdiocese of Indianapolis, and the Finance Council for St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church

Mike Simmons is the Director in Corporate Affairs with responsibility for Global Neuroscience Advocacy and Professional Relations.   Mike is familiar with  the Butler MBA program and has taught at Butler since 2005, primarily in the marketing discipline.  Mike will serve as the instructor for the MBA 595 fall course.   Mike's nonprofit experience includes leadership with Mental Health America, the Marion County Commission on Youth, United Way of Central Indiana and Indiana Health Industry Forum.

Judith Cebula, Director of the Center for Faith and Vocation at Butler University is also assisting in with the spring course and the mentoring activities.   Before joining Butler, Judith worked for 15 years in daily newspaper reporting, including The Indianapolis Star.  She participated in the city wide Stanley K Lacy Leadership Series and is a board member for the Spirit & Place Festival,  Our Lady of Grace Monastery and Benedict Inn, and is involved with Stewardship and liturgy committees at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.

Tom King, retired President of the Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, currently serves as the President of Thomas A. King Consulting and the Interim Director of the Indiana State Museum.  Tom will serve as one of the instructors of the Spring MBA 594 course.  Tom has been an active Indianapolis community member having served as the President of the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, as well as holding several board positions including the Indiana Sports Corporation, Goodwill and Benjamin Harrison Home Foundation. 

Past Participating Organizations 

  • Super Bowl Committee
  • Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
  • Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana
  • Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce
  • United Way of Central Indiana
  • Indiana Repertory Theatre
  • Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
  • Indianapolis Museum of Art
  • Indiana Blood Center
  • Indiana Health Industry Forum