Ric Stephens, business faculty, was named president-elect for the International Society of City and Regional Planners in September 2014.
School of Business
MBA, Western Governors University
BS, Western Governors University
Dan is a 30-year veteran of the corporate world and possesses a broad base of business development experience. He has held senior positions in: renewable energy, franchising, aerospace, commercial printing, advertising and public relations. He has served as: CEO for a renewable energy development company, managing director of a renewable energy project holding LLC, chief marketing officer, executive franchise director and CEO for a regional airline, vice president of marketing and chief marketing officer for an aerospace company, principal and senior national accounts executive for a commercial printing company, and founder and director of a full service advertising and public relations agency that served national and multinational clientele. Dan presently serves as a business adviser/board member.
In addition to instructing accounting and finance online courses for Marylhurst University, Dan is an online adjunct instructor for Chicago-based Benedictine University's MBA program, where he teaches macro and managerial economics, entrepreneurial and international finance. He also serves as a faculty mentor and best practices trainer for Benedictine and Marylhurst. Dan holds a certified MBA from the International Certification Institute.