Office: CPS 408
Business Area Coordinator
Professor of Business and Economics
I joined the faculty at UW-Stevens Point in the fall of 1999. Prior to
joining UWSP, I was a visiting professor of finance at the University of
Wisconsin-Milwaukee. I received my Ph.D. in finance, and graduate degrees in
both economics and accounting, from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
teach a variety of finance courses, and have several publications and
presentations, with a focus on corporate finance and financial markets. My
recent research interests include the financial market crisis and the effects of
federal reserve policy on financial markets.
Prior to embarking on a career in
academia, I was a vice president of corporate finance for Robert W. Baird &
Co., and had responsibilities that included advising client senior management on
financial and strategic decisions, such as public offerings, mergers and
acquisitions, and business valuations.