Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Business, Ohio State University, 1970

Professional Background

  • President, Robert Morris University 1989-2005
  • Executive Vice president, Lamar University 1987-1989
  • Vice Chancellor, Indiana University-Purdue University, Ft. Wayne 1980-1987
  • Dean, College of Business, Wright State University 1977-1980
  • Professor of Management 1973-Current
  • Director, Shopsmith, Inc. 1984-2008
  • Director, Brentwood Bank 2004-current
  • Director, Black Box, Inc. 2004-current

Area of Expertise/Research

  • Conducted research in Banking, Paper, and Chemical Industries in planning and strategy formulation.
  • Consultant in strategy and long range planning.
  • Developed planning departments and chaired corporate planning groups in numerous for-profit and nonprofit organizations. Served as a consultant to more than twenty organizations