Assistant Professor of Business & IT
Montana Tech University
- Teaching management, marketing, and economics courses.
- Research in access to capital, job creation, and technology transfer
To use my considerable experience to find a challenging opportunities with exceptional potential for impact at the intersection of private and public sectors.
The Executive Producer of the 2013 Montana Economic Development Summit
Montana Jobs Economic Engine Initiative
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), Public Law 111-5
Small Business JOBS Act of 2010, Public Law 111-240
Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (EESA), created the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) Public Law 110-343
Negotiated senate passage of 3 provisions by unanimous consent, Public Law 111-250
Rural Access to Credit Act of 2010, S. 3085
The Executive Producer of the 2010 Montana Economic Development Summit
The Executive Producer of the 2008 New Frontiers Research Summit
Elk Meadows, llc – Rural conservation and community development project. The first 58 lot phase sold out in 8 months. Phases 2 & 3 were sold to a developer for $4 million
Entertainment Capital, llc and Spirit Bear Productions, llc – live event and television production including the 2002 Las Vegas Stampede and 80 national television credits on networks like CBS Sports, ESPN 2, and VS
Tradewinds, llc – renewable energy development and advocacy. Successfully lobbied for a sales tax exemption in Utah & secured a 73 megawatt Power Purchase Agreement
Rocky Mountain Soil Conservation Group– for profit, retail and wholesale landscaping products supplier. Sold more than 60,000 trees RimRock Ranches – 2,400 acre agriculture operation
Startup Consulting, Government Relations, Access to Capital Research & Policy
Congressional Research Service Training Programs (2006-2011)
Financial Reform: Focus on Banking, Mortgage and Financial Turmoil of 2007 Seminar Series, Advanced Legislative Process, Introduction to Legislative Process, Considering Measures in the Senate, Amending Measures in the Senate,Unanimous Consent Agreements, The Amending Process: A Case Study,Committee Procedures, The Other Chamber, The Appropriations Process,Resolving Differences Between Chambers, Grants Work in a CongressionalOffice, and Congress: Introduction to Process and Resources
Emphasis in finance, economics, and entrepreneurship.
Three written communication examples
Short overview of the economic and jobs event I produced in 2013