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World-Class Faculty

Boise State University’s Executive MBA program gives you the inside track, the opportunity to learn from world-class, experienced faculty, enhance your strengths and address areas for improvement.  A few of our experts include:

Dave Knipping

Director, Executive MBA
davidknipping@boisestate.edu • (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.