Jeffrey Shepard
Jeffrey Shepard

Interim Chair/Faculty Advisor

Jeffrey.Shepard@myunion.edu

Jeffrey is an entrepreneur, educator, thinker, and creator. Passionate and driven by new ideas and creating, he is a co-founder of Pathways to Entrepreneurial Success in Rochester, NY., a one day community event bridging educators, government leaders, and current and aspiring entrepreneurs.

As an entrepreneur, Jeffrey has created or been involved with over a dozen start-up companies that have worked to build foundations to affect positive change on the world we live in. He has served as a CEO, Executive Producer, university professor, and private consultant. He earned an M.B.A. from Medaille College in Buffalo, New York and is currently a Ph.D. student working on defending his dissertation in the area of small business incubators at Union Institute & University. He is also a writer and a closet poet. His passion is learning and meeting people that share the same interests. He is determined to make the world a place where people can create and share ideas and information with each other freely.