Become a friend of Foster, and take advantage of a caliber of resources you won’t find elsewhere in the Northwest. Tap into our faculty expertise and research: Foster professors are renowned experts in areas like accounting, finance, leadership and management. Or hire Foster MBA students as short-term consultants. You benefit from their insight while they strengthen their skills and gain valuable on-the-job experience. Foster also offers three different Centers that assist businesses with a range of issues, from starting up to economic development.