Dr. Steve Franklin

Instructor, Executive-in-Residence

Dr. Steve Franklin is a multi-faceted professional with a diverse background as an author, educator, entrepreneur, and former business executive. His extensive educational journey includes degrees in Business, Theology, an MBA, and a Ph.D. in Management and Marketing. As a tenured Professor and Associate Dean at Emory University Goizueta Business School, he earned accolades for his teaching and co-authored widely adopted business management textbooks. Dr. Franklin’s prolific career spans leadership in academia, executive education, and the corporate world, where he played a pivotal role in growing businesses and educational institutions. He is also actively engaged in philanthropic endeavors, aiming to foster cultures of generosity to benefit nonprofit organizations.

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