Max Reed

Leadership, Strategy, Economics

Max Reed


Max Reed is Senior Vice President of Degree Programs at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, where he is responsible for leading all degree programs.

Previously, Max served as Vice President of Program Sales at CDW, a $22B information technology solutions provider, where he led a business unit of 100+ colleagues supporting contract sales of more than $4 billion per year in the U.S., U.K., and Canada. Prior to joining CDW, Max was a Managing Consultant in Business and Strategy at IBM Global Business Services in the Telecommunications and Energy sectors, and held several leadership roles at AT&T.

Max is a member of the Economics Club of Chicago and serves on the boards of Mercy Hospital and SGA Family and Children Services.

Max is A US. Navy Veteran of Desert Storm.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2012

Professional Experience

Senior Vice President, Education Programs

Lake Forest Graduate School of Management 

Vice President, Leadership and Strategic Initiatives

Lake Forest Graduate School of Management 

Vice President of Program Sales


Senior Director, Diversity Inclusion


Managing Consultant



University of Chicago

Master in Business Administration

Northwestern University

Bachelor of Science

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