As an Coordinator, Asynchronous Curriculum & Instruction Todd works with various faculty to develop or expand their online course offerings. Todd takes a direct approach and believes the faculty member should lead the charge and change. This is their course and the faculty member is the customer! Todd's "faculty first" approach allows the faculty member to share their expertise, take an active role in the development of the course and ultimately results in a course that helps students achieve their academic goals. Todd's success is directly tied to the satisfaction of the faculty that he serves.
Todd brings more than 25 years of combined public and private-sector experience in business, healthcare, management, leadership, and higher education to the Clemson Online team. As a CEO and C-Suite executive Todd has led large teams to achieve organizational goals. Todd has served as president, CEO, COO, vice president, and regional vice president in the field of human resources, healthcare administration, and outsourcing.
As an educator Todd has extensive experience as an instructor, has served as the manager of faculty training and development for state university's online program, as the career services manager for a state university, as a course designer, and in the capacity of program coordinator.
Todd is a creative and innovative educator focused on student success. His ability to make real world connections to the learning is second to none and his ability to inspire and motivate students and others to achieve things even they did not think possible. Todd's passion for education and course development is evident in all he does.
Todd has earned a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in healthcare administration and a Masters of Education with a concentration in organizational leadership and is currently working on a Masters of Science Information Technology with a concentration in computer security and assurance. Todd is a lifelong learner who continually pushes himself to be the best educator he can be.
Todd was born in Charleston, South Carolina and enjoys enjoys riding horses and training horses. Todd also enjoys international travel as much of his extended family lives on an island in Germany. Todd travels to Germany frequently to spend time with family and friends. Todd considers himself an avid weekend warrior and loves home improvement and small construction projects.