For the past four years I have served as an Assistant Professor of Business at Presentation College and Chair of its Business Department.
I teach a wide variety of business courses including Labor Management Relations, Business Management, Marketing, Business Law, Survey of Leadership Theories, Business Communications, Senior Seminar, Business Internship, Supervisory Management, Theory of Organizations, Planning Sports Facilities, Sports Administration Clinical, Health Care Marketing, Legal and Ethical Issues in Sports Administration, Introduction to Criminal Justice.
In the past I lead the effort to create the Department’s new Sports Administration major. I also lead the Department’s successful effort to be granted specialized accreditation by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education, (IACBE).
After high school I spent 7 years at the University of South Dakota earning a BS in political science, a Masters in Public Administration and a Juris Doctor.
I am a retired Circuit Judge and worked for my state’s court system for 30 years, handling all manner of criminal and civil cases. On a number of occasions, I sat as a substitute justice on the SD Supreme Court and authored a number of majority decisions for the court.
After retiring from the bench, I came to work at Presentation College.
I am married and have three children, all college age or older.