“Dr. Mike Reilly is a Professor at the Forbes School of Business at Ashford University teaching general and strategic management coursework. He was a co-author of a college textbook entitled “The Five Functions of Effective Management” and author/coauthor of many other scholarly and professional journal articles and monographs over the past 30+ years in the academe. He has also served in many academic administrative roles in his career including chair, program director, dean of students, and executive dean across a number of academic institutions including the Forbes School of Business and Technology, and served on numerous not-for-profit boards. His academic interests include aligning management systems, human capital, and culture to achieve organizational strategic objectives. Dr. Reilly holds a BA from Union University, an MA from National University, and a Ph.D. from Walden University.