Dr. Tom Timmerman is Professor of Business Management and Chairholder of the W.E. Mayberry Chair of Excellence at Tennessee Tech University. He received his doctoral degree in Organizational Behavior from the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University and his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Furman University. He teaches courses in Organizational Behavior, Leadership, and Human Resource Management. His research on leadership, diversity, and sports has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, ESPN The Magazine, and The Washington Post.