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Letter from EMBA Staff:
Our participants receive the highest level of support starting with the application process and lasting throughout the program.

We personally invite you to learn more about our exceptional Executive MBA Program. Please contact us to further discuss the program, arrange a meeting, or if we may assist in any way.

Executive MBA Office
1910 University Drive
Micron Business and Economics Building
Suite 4101
Boise, Idaho 83725-1600

Call us: 208-426-4034
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Executive MBA Staff

Dave Knipping

Director, Executive MBA • (208) 426-4034 • Mail Stop: 1600
Office Number: MBEB 4103

Prior to joining Boise State University, Dave held leadership roles in consulting and large corporations where he developed expertise in executive coaching, leadership development, organizational change and international development.

In his corporate career, Dave initially worked with senior leaders in small and medium sized companies as a consultant for Crowe Horvath. He then held successive HR leadership roles at Amoco/BP, Kaiser Aluminum, Capital One and ConAgra Foods. As a senior HR leader, he built and led global teams and partnered with executives to design and lead initiatives in strategic planning, leadership development, team building and international expansion. Most recently, Dave was the senior HR leader for the successful acquisition of a Chinese manufacturing company in Inner Mongolia. His international experience includes projects in Brazil, Mexico, China, Korea, Japan and Singapore.

Dave received his coaching training at New Ventures West and completed the Change Management program at the Darden Business School at the University of Virginia. He holds a BA in English and education from Western Colorado University and an MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University in Bloomington.