Organization: Montgomery County Community
College, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Occupation: Director, Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.
job: My first paying job was the summer between ninth
and tenth grade. I worked scooping ice cream and making ice cream cakes at the Carvel
ice cream store.
Music: My music
interests are rather diverse. I enjoy a broad spectrum of music that ranges
from classic rock to old school R &B/hip-hop and from smooth jazz to ‘80s
new wave/dance music. Some artists that you will find on my iPod include The
Eagles, Led Zeppelin, The Little River Band, The Gap Band, D-Train, Pebbles,
Katy Perry, Rob Base and DJ EZ Rock, and New Edition. My favorite Sirius/XM
channels are 25, 33, 46, and 50. I try to listen to Sirius/XM channels 2 and 3
to keep up with the music of today.
TV show: "Boardwalk
book: The Art of War by Sun Tzu
got me interested in my work: The
thought of helping people meet their entrepreneurial goals, and assisting them with
making their own entrepreneurial dreams come true is exceptionally rewarding
and gratifying. I truly believe entrepreneurship is the solution for the country’s
current economic crisis. It is extremely satisfying to have the opportunity to
play a part in the economic recovery of our communities, and ultimately, our
I have met many of my professional goals, I still believe that I am just
getting started in terms of achieving what I set out to accomplish - the best
is yet to come.
is…all about the attitude that one
possesses. As Thomas Jefferson once said: "Nothing can stop the man with the
right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the
man with the wrong mental attitude.”
Peeve: It took
me a long time to answer this question as I try to not let things bother me. If
someone irritates me, I look at where they are coming from and usually can
explain his or her actions based this person’s perspective or approach to life.
By the time I am done analyzing why he or she did the irritating thing in the
first place, I am no longer irritated or have moved on to a more productive
your mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” Napoleon Hill
from overseeing the day-today operations and seeking new funding opportunities
for the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, I am currently enrolled in the
Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership (Education track) program at Eastern
University in St. David’s, Pennsylvania. I am working on several research
projects that I expect to have published in 2013.