Deontae Hooks, MBA

Financial Specialist Senior

MBNI Building
Room 1008

(734) 623-9820


MNI welcomed Deon to its Administrative Team in March 2023. Deon is responsible for financial and grant responsibilities for MNI and comes with a wealth of experience in University business practices. 


A graduate of Eastern Michigan University, Deon earned a B.B.A. in Supply Chain Management and launched his career at the University of Michigan as an intern in Procurement and later joined the department of Cell & Developmental Biology (CDB) handling purchasing. He spent seven years at CDB as a purchaser and was also responsible for various research administration duties during that time.