Scott Van Ness, ABD

UCCS College of Business Instructor of Operations Management, Scott Van Ness, ABD

Scott Van Ness, ABD

Instructor of Operations Management
College of Business


  • ABD, Organizational Development and Leadership, University of the Rockies, Denver, CO
  • M.A., Business Administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA
  • B.S., Business Administration, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO


  • Instructor, Operations Management, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, CO, 2012 -
  • Instructor, School of Business, Park University, 1990 - 2006
  • Instructor, School of Aerospace Management, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, 1990 - 2006


Professional Experience

  • CEO, Van Ness Agency, Inc., 2013 - present
  • Supply Chain Manager / Chief of Safety, Target Corp, Pueblo, CO, 2009 - 2013
  • Department Chair, Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Program, Aurora Central High School, Aurora, CO, 2006 - 2009
  • Lieutenant Colonel (Retired), United States Air Force, 1985 - 2006

Research Interests

  • Leadership preferences by workplace generations
  • Strategic outsourcing
  • Agile supply chains

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