As Director of the University of Missouri International Trade Center, Larry leads the international trade programming efforts of the Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business. He also teaches undergraduate and graduate level management classes in international business at the University of Missouri.
Larry has over 20 years of international business experience in the private and public sector, including extensive experience in market research and entry strategy in East and Southeast Asian markets. His recent work has focused on ASEAN countries and market sectors and technology common to emerging markets. In addition to his teaching and administrative responsibilities, he works with businesses across the state to advise and train them to identify potential export markets and develop strategy for successful foreign market entry. He also works to develop relationships with partner agencies across the state and nationally to help strengthen the international trade resources and assistance available to U.S. businesses.
Larry earned a B.S. in Accountancy from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale and an MBA from University of Missouri. He is a Certified Global Business Professional (CGBP) and Certified CGBP Trainer.