Curtis E. Songer


Curtis Songer

Office Phone: 724-847-6881
cesonger@geneva.edu

Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Business Marketing
  • Management
  • Market Research
  • International Business
  • Business Management
  • Business Communication
  • Operations Management
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Entrepreneurship

Degrees Received

  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, University of Oklahoma
  • Master of Business Administration, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Significant progress toward Master of Information Systems Management, Carnegie Mellon University

Courses Taught

  • Business Communications
  • Principle of Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship

Selected Presentations/Publications

  • Process Reengineering articles for Deloitte Consulting (1995 – 1998)
  • Numerous reengineering and supply chain management conferences including multiple speeches at APICS and Supply Chain World (1998 – 2002)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Association of Municipal and School Solicitors
  • ComputerWorld: Supply Chain Makeovers (2000)
  • e-Business: The Strategic Impact on Supply Chain & Logistics by Michael J. Bauer (2001)
  • IndustryWeek: Leadership In Manufacturing (2002)
  • B2C: Evaluating Global Web Sites & Developing a New Internet Strategy, DUX Conference in San Francisco, (2005)
  • Procure to Pay Best Practices, conference speaker in San Francisco (2006)
  • Speaker at 2009 & 2010 Executive Pastor International Conferences
  • Several presentations on “Maximizing Your Leadership Potential” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2010 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Emotional Intelligence & Relationship Management” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2010 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Vocational Selection, Career Planning, and Job Transition Management” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2010 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Decision Making, Priority & Time Management” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2012 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Growth Strategies for Entrepreneurs” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2012 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Transitioning from the Corporate World to Entrepreneurship” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2012 – 2015)
  • Several presentations on “Conflict & Stress Management” in the Pittsburgh & Detroit Metro areas (2014 – 2015)

Current Projects

  • Geneva College Online MBA
  • Managing Truth@Life Coaching & Consulting

Research interests and consulting expertise

  • Marketing Small Businesses
  • Growth Strategies for Entrepreneurs
  • Making Transformation Permanent
  • Leadership & Emotional Intelligence

Awards Received

  • Computerworld’s Reengineering Team of the Year (1995)
  • Deloitte Consulting’s 1996 Leading Reengineering Practitioner of the Year

Professional Society Memberships

Past

  • Supply Chain Council, Automotive SIG Chairman
  • American Management Association
  • Association of Professional Management Consultants
  • American Production and Inventory Control Society
  • Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers
  • Institute of Managerial Accountants

Present

  • International Federations of Coaches
  • Christian Coaching Network
  • Kingdom Driven Entrepreneurs

Work Experience

  • AT&T Technologies, Industrial Engineer
  • Cooper Industries, Advanced Manufacturing Engineer
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Hon Industries, Engineering & Manufacturing Plant Management
  • IBM Consulting, Senior Consultant
  • Deloitte Consulting, Senior Manager
  • General Motors Corporation, General Director of Reengineering
  • BOK Financial, Senior Vice President of Reengineering
  • BNY Mellon, Managing Director of Strategy &Operations
  • New Community Church, Executive Pastor
  • Truth@Life Coaching & Consulting, Owner & Founding Principal

Miscellaneous, e.g., hobbies, sports, personal info, etc.

  • Played high school football
  • Coached NFL Flag Football for 18 years (one state championship, two nationally ranked teams)
  • Reading about Leadership styles and the autobiographies of great leaders
  • Attending and serving at Grace Community Church
  • Husband of over 33 years
  • Father of six children, all homeschooled & college athletes (swimming & basketball)