School of Engineering
Brown-RISD Master of Arts in Design Engineering

Michael Donohue

Brown Director of Masters Program Development, Brown Associate Professor of the Practice


Michael Donohue is the Program Director for the Masters of Science in Technology Leadership and an adjunct lecturer at Brown University. He teaches a Finance/Business Strategy class for masters students and a Design Engineering class for undergraduate students. Michael has served as the Chief Marketing Officer for GE Power Services. In this role he was responsible for leading the marketing team to deliver growth strategies, market insights, customer insights and value propositions, go to market strategies for the Power Services business. In addition, Michael held various leadership positions (e.g., EVP Sales and Marketing) in three start-ups. Prior to leading the start-ups, Mike spent 15 years as an Accenture Managing Partner leading the Utility strategy practice, client partner at Exelon and Xcel Energy and leading the strategy business analyst program in North America.

He received his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from Purdue University.