BURLINGTON, Vt.Dr. Victor Stone was recently appointed interim director of the MBA program in the Division of Business at Champlain College. The Champlain MBA is an online graduate program with a focus on integrating what professionals are doing at work with the MBA courses that they take.Stone has 25 years experience in a variety of management and senior management roles in supply chain management, business operations, plans and controls, pricing and competitive analysis, business transformation, IT implementation, and strategy development with International Business Machines, Corp. Microelectronics Division. He has been an instructor with Champlain Colleges graduate programs since their inceptions.Stone earned a bachelors degree in biology from the University of Idaho, an MBA from the University of Utah, and a Ph.D. in organization and management from Capella University. He is a member of the Academy of Management and has research interests in Web-based business strategy formulation, operations, e-business and organizational change.In the community, Stone is active in the Mt. Mansfield Lodge #26 Free and Accepted Masons in Jericho, where he resides. He also volunteers in support of the development of a Vermont Ballet Theater Dance facility at St. Michaels College.