Will Pepper Resume

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Will Pepper, Ph.D.



Employment and Accomplishment Examples

Better Than Free, LLC (Fall 2014 – Present)

  • Evaluation presented 60% annual savings in a medium-to-large sized faith-based institution
  • Recommendation produced $8,300 annual savings for a nonprofit medical provider

Certification Management Services (Summer 2013-Present)

  • Creator for 200+ questions for online MBA IT, Leadership, and Innovation Management courses
  • Classified as IT Management Expert, Leadership, and Financial and Risk Management Expert

The University of Mississippi Business School (Fall 2008-Fall 2014)

  • Taught Management Information Systems 309 in a Green Capacity to high evaluation marks
  • Guest teacher, lecturer, and proctor

Director of Business Development for LS Pioneer, LLC (March 2006 – June 2010)

  • Consulted with sourcing and serving in the marketing, operations and funding for clients
  • Developed ability to write Jargon free educational material

Director of Business Development and Creative Executive for Primary Entertainment (May 2005 – September 2008)

  • Helped source over $3.5M in funding for a children’s television program, preschool literacy initiative
  • Marketed, Budgeted, Script Development (ghostwriting) for 15 projects

University of Mississippi’s Ford Center for the Performing Arts Event Coordinator (Spring 2003 – December 2003)

  • Managed stage-through-audience event operations for 60+ events
  • Coordinated teams with sizes from four-man crews to Emmy/Grammy winning performers

University of Mississippi Operations Assistant and Student Recruitment Coordinator for University Relations (Fall 2000 – Fall 2002)

  • Worked on the identification, cultivation, and solicitation of donors and grants that helped strengthen the University, such as the $525.9 million Commitment to Excellence Campaign

United States Senate Legislative Intern, former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (Summer 2000)

  • Speechwriter/Constituent Liaison
  • Drafted legislation

Employment prior to 2000 available at BetterThanFree.Info

(W. Pepper – Resume Page 2)


University of Mississippi Doctorate of Philosophy 2014

–Management Information Systems/Marketing Minor

University of Mississippi Master of Business Administration 2003

–Double Emphasis MIS/Marketing

University of Mississippi Bachelor of Business Administration 2001, 2004

–Double Major Banking and Finance/Managerial Finance (Emphasis – Investments)

Additional Information, such as Awards, Committees, and Affiliations (20+), Conferences, Publications, and Speaking Engagements (15+), Associations and Licenses (5), and Volunteer Activities (30+) are hyperlinked in this resume’. Also available on BetterThanFree.Info

References (Available Upon Request)