Lucas G Senger

He, Him, Senior Instructor, Underrepresented Student Advisor


Lucas Gutiérrez Senger is a first-generation, Latinx, adjunct professor and consultant. In the College of Business and Economics Senger co-designed and instructs the MBA Consulting Capstone across all three tracks of the program, and also teaches in the CBE’s Management department, and first year offerings. His teaching also includes Western’s emerging Financial Literacy program, the goal of this program is to deliver sound personal finance teaching and learning to all students in the Western community.

Before joining WWU, Lucas worked as an organizational leader in creative industry. Senger is co-founder of the strategy consultancy Cake Machine, a firm focused on emergent strategy and adaptable business infrastructure development.

Senger’s work is driven by developing equitable and effective organizational ecosystems, empowering creativity, centering human-focused design, and building adaptable structures for innovation. Lucas is one of two Ashoka Change Leaders at Western, connecting the campus to a global network of change-oriented academic institutions. He is faculty advisor to the Black and Brown Male Success Collective, and the Multicultural Business Scholars Association. Senger serves as Co-Chair of WWU's Social Justice and Equity Committee.


MBA 598 Business Consulting Capstone 1

MBA 599 Business Consulting Capstone 2

MGMT 197A Fundamentals of Business

MGMT 202 Perspectives on Business

FIG Seminar: Business of Music

FIG Seminar: Cultural Entrepreneurship

FIG Seminar: Financial Literacy 1

FIG Seminar: Financial Literacy 2

FIG Seminar: First Generation Pathways CBE

SMNR 197B: Creative Identity and Industry


Faculty advisor to underrepresented students


2021 WWU Equity and Inclusion Achievement Award

WWU Social Justice and Equity Committee | Co-Chair

WWU Structural Equity Team

Faculty Advisor, Black & Brown Male Success Collective

College of Business and Economics AEID Committee

2019 WWU Diversity Achievement Award nominee