Rae Lyon is the Associate Director for the Missouri Training Institute (MTI). As part of the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business at the University of Missouri-Columbia, MTI provides training and consulting services to businesses, government agencies, institutions of higher education, and others. Rae designs and delivers training on a variety of topics including leadership, management, customer service, sales and workplace issues. Rae comes to MTI with over 20 years of management, leadership, and training experience in the banking and finance, human resources, education, and marketing industries. She was instrumental in developing and delivering the State of Missouri’s Career and Vocational Education programs. A Mizzou alum, Rae holds dual Bachelor’s degrees in Apparel Marketing and Management and in Secondary Education. She is certified in CliftonStrengths as well as Emotional Intelligence.