Baldwin Wallace University
Education: Southwestern College, bachelor’s degree; University of Wisconsin-Madison, master’s degree and doctorate in law
First Job: Pumping gas and washing windows at a car wash
How I Motivate Others: Bring others into as much decision making as possible. I’m a big believer in “collective wisdom.”
Best Advice: Be a little less funny than you can be (from a retired judge).
What Keeps You Up at Night: Things that feel out of my control — a pandemic maybe?
Most Important Skill: Listening. Then after I’ve listened, I listen more. Then, I make a decision.
What I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: Don’t worry about planning out your whole life. Be open to opportunities.