Jeffrey Shepard

Jeffrey

Shepard

Jeffrey Shepard

Adjunct Faculty

Department
CSS Leadership and Management
Institution
Saybrook University
Office Phone
585-237-8382
Email
Biography

Dr. Shepard is a career entrepreneur. He has created or been involved with over a dozen start-up companies in the past 20 years that have built foundations changing the world we live in.

As an entrepreneur currently he is CEO, President and Chairman of Medacheck LLC, a technology company in the Health IT marketplace specializing on better health through medication adherence. Dr. Shepard also is a partner in an international consulting firm specializing on micro business creation in emerging markets. Dr. Shepard is also a Angel Investor looking at early seed investments in FinTech and HealthIT. He is a founding member of the Rochester River Monsters, a professional lacrosse franchise in the Can-Am Lacrosse League.

As an educator, Dr. Shepard has taught in the areas of entrepreneurship, leadership, and management for the past 10 years. He has served as the role of department chair, full time faculty, as well as part-time faculty at five different universities. His academic research is in the area of small business incubators and talent management and his work has been published in multiple journals.

Dr. Shepard holds a BS Degree in Organizational Management from Roberts Wesleyan College in Chili, NY. He has obtained a MBA from Medaille College in Buffalo, and holds a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary studies with a focus on Ethics and Creative Leadership with a secondary concentration in the Humanities from The Union Institute & University in Cincinnati, Ohio. His dissertation research was focused in Small Business Incubators. He resides in Cincinnati, Ohio but also has a home in Western NY on Lake Ontario.

Education History
Degree Institution Year
Ph.D. Union Institute and University, Cincinnati, OH 2011
MBA Medaille College, Buffalo, NY 2004
BS Roberts Wesleyan College, Chili, NY 2002
Curriculum Vitae
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