Mariaha Dean

MA, executive leadership, business, Liberty University (VA); BS, fine arts with concentration in interior design, University of Louisville (KY)


Ms. Dean is principal owner and lead project manager for EDEN Resources, a small construction management services firm. Projects include landmark facilities in commercial, corporate, education, and government sectors, such as the LRT stations on the University of Minnesota East and West Bank campuses. Her experience in both design and construction disciplines spans nearly 25 years. As a business owner, she is deliberate about ensuring that equity (people, process, purposeful outcomes) is embedded in the service delivery model of project management. Mariaha is committed to the recruitment and development of emerging talent in both the business environment and the classroom.

  • CMGT 3001W – Introduction to Construction