Dennis is the former Director of the NH Bureau of Education and Training where he ran the NH Certified Public Manager Program. He has taught leadership courses on the graduate level at several colleges.
Prior to his current academic work he had twenty-one years’ experience in Labor Relations as a union advocate and contract negotiator.
His teaching philosophy or approach is summed up as creating a partnership between the mentor and the learner.
Dennis began his work with the School of Human Services in both the Manchester and St. Johnsbury Campuses about 12 years ago . Currently Dennis has focused on both undergraduate and graduate project classes.
Civic and Board Affiliations:
Clerk of the Board of Directors for the Belknap – Merrimack Community Action p
My Instructional Challenge:
My instructional challenge is to enable students to create video presentations in the online environment. Students are assessed on competencies. One of these is verbal communications. I need to enhance their opportunities to demonstrate their verbal skills online.