Service to the University


I serve on Faculty Committees, Mentor Students, support Entrepreneurial Initiatives, and engage in Educational Outreach activities. 


Faculty Committees:

  • Faculty Advisor and Graduate Committee Chair, MBA Integrated Business Project Teams, College of Business, Oregon State University (2015-Present)

  • College of Business Faculty Representative, Marine Studies Initiative (MSI) Learning Models Working Group, Oregon State University (2014- Present) 

  • ​Affiliate Faculty, Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC), Oregon State University (2014-Present)

  • Member, Autonomous Systems Research Group, Oregon State University (2014-Present)

  • Management Department Representative to Ph.D. Program Committee, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2013-2014)

  • Management Department Grader for Doctoral Program Comprehensive Exam, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2012-2013)


Mentoring Activities:

  • ​​Graduate Research Supervisor, Iman Hemmatian, Doctoral Student in Innovation & Commercialization, College of Business, Oregon State University (2014-Present)
  • ​Faculty Mentor for Teaching Effectiveness Program, Iman Hemmatian, Doctoral Student in Innovation & Commercialization, College of Business, Oregon State University (2014-Present)
  • ​Faculty Mentor for University Honors College Senior Thesis, Chris Gabor, B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oregon State University (2016-Present), Will Hopkins, B.S. in Business Administration, Oregon State University (2016-Present) 
  • Dissertation Committee ​Member, Jin Suk Park, Ph.D. in International Management, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2012-2013)
  • ​Graduate Research Supervisor, Todd Inouye, Doctoral Student in International Management, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2012-2014)


Entrepreneurial Initiatives:

  • Community Leader Volunteer, Aloha United Way Youth Venture Panel (2014)
  • Volunteer Instructor for PACE Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (2012-2014)
  • Volunteer Judge & Business Plan Coach for PACE Breakthrough Innovation Challenge (2012-2013)
  • ​Student Volunteer, Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BCERC), UNC Kenan-Flagler (2008)
  • Volunteer Business Plan Evaluator, “Launching the Venture” Course, UNC Kenan-Flagler (2005-2007)

Educational Outreach:
  • ​​Volunteer Facilitator and Guest Speaker, BPS Managing Your Dissertation Workshop, AoM (2013)
  • Faculty Participant, Vietnam Executive MBA (VEMBA) Graduation Ceremony, Ho Chi Minh City (2013)
  • Faculty Participant, Honolulu Chamber of Commerce Military Partnership Conference (2013)
  • Faculty Participant, Dean’s Advisory Board Meeting, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2012)
  • Student Volunteer, Mid-Atlantic Strategy Colloquium (MASC), N.C. State University (2009)
  • Volunteer and Panelist, “Career Opportunities for Minorities in High-Tech” Tuck Diversity Conference, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College (1999-2001)
  • Alumni Host and Interviewer, President’s Scholarship Program, Georgia Institute of Technology (1998-2000)