Education

  • PhD Candidate in Policy Studies, present, Clemson University
  • MS in Applied Economics and Statistics, 2011, Clemson University
  • MBA, 1996, University of Chicago
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering and Japanese, 1988, Brigham Young University

Areas of Interest

  • Economic and Community Development
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Public Economics

Current Courses Taught

Professional Experience

Academic Positions:  graduate research assistant, adjunct instructor

Small Business Positions:  co-founder / General manager

Corporate Positions:  regional director - supply chain management / commodity management, logistics manager, continuous improvement manager, senior supplier process engineer, lead quality engineer, quality engineer

Personal

Mission: Japan Kobe

Hobbies:  hiking, travel and foreign cultures, Hapkido (a Korean martial art), music