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Despite graduating in the top 10% of his high school class, Dr. Green earned a D in the first semester of his college career – almost leading him to drop out. His experience motivated him to develop academic skills that ultimately led to successfully earning a doctorate degree and developed his passion for mentoring students.
Green integrates leadership skills, soft skills, and academic success skills to empower students to succeed in the classroom and on the job. He also serves as a student leadership and success expert for parents and teachers. Green provides tailored presentations to schools and other organizations.
Green founded Skills 4 Student, LLC and is the author of “Success Skills for High School, College, and Career.” This book has appeared on Best-Seller lists in College & University Student Life and Study Skills.
Prior to starting his own business, Dr. Green spent twenty years teaching, advising, mentoring, and supervising university students. He spent ten years in leadership positions in higher education where he served as director of a college-level recruiting and career center, department chair, and associate dean for academic programs. He taught leadership and academic success classes and received numerous teaching and mentoring awards. He also mentored student leadership development organizations and was influential in the development of a college-level student leadership academy.
Green’s academic background is in soil science. He has extensive experience teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in agricultural and environmental sciences and has co-authored a soil science text book. He obtained research funding from the agricultural industry and environmental agencies, as well as from NASA and other federal agencies. He trained MS and PhD students, published numerous research papers, and has been invited to present his research across the USA and in two foreign countries.
Recent Honors and Awards
Selected University Honors and Awards