|I am the Thome Professor in Business, Professor of Information Systems and Business Analytics (ISBA), and Chair of the Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics in the Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University. I received my PhD from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech – Go Hokies!). Before pursuing my PhD I worked in industry for 10 years as a software engineer, IT consultant, and director of operations for a real estate investment company.My research interests include business analytics, decision support, big data, IT outsourcing, supply chain analytics and knowledge management. Click here to go to my COB directory page.
I am a past-president of the Midwest chapter of the Association for Information Systems (MWAIS).
I was awarded the MBA Executive Advisory Council Teaching Excellence Award in 2018.