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Associate Professor of Practice



  • Associate Professor of Practice of John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (Iowa JPEC)

    Tippie College of Business

  • Associate Professor of Practice of Management and Entrepreneurship

    Tippie College of Business


Entrepreneurial Educator – Lecturer for the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.

Entrepreneur - founder of four start-up companies; one franchise and three private firms.
Executive experience – former executive of a leading insurance company, responsible for all operational areas of the company across three locations in North America.

Business consultant – partner with corporate executives in their strategic planning, business modeling and organizational performance improvements. Design and deliver leadership training programs.


  • MS in Adult Learning and Organizational Performance, Drake University, 2010
  • BA in Marketing, Simpson College, 2005