I hold a PhD with an MIS major and Operations Management minor, and my research expertise is in Supply Chain Management and organizational learning. Authored four journal articles, four book chapters and more than 20 conference papers on Information Systems, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management. Book on social networking has just been published, as well. Have 12 years' award winning sales experience, eight years as university professor and two as financial advisor.

Work experience

Work experience
May 2007 - Mar 2009

Financial Advisor

Smith Barney
Aug 2004 - Jul 2007

Management Professor

University of Evansville
Aug 1999 - Jul 2004

Management Information Systems Professor

Oakland University
Mar 1984 - May 1991

Territory Manager

Abbott Laboratories


1993 - 2000


Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
1991 - 1992


Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School
1987 - 1991


Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
1973 - 1980


Iowa State University