Faculty Profile: John W. Carpenter

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“I find teaching at the college level to be a challenging and extremely rewarding career. I am excited when I go to the campus each day and look forward to the opportunity to learn with my students.”

Coordinator of Management & Marketing programs
Office: WH-031 | 217-234-5347 | jcarpent@lakeland.cc.il.us

Education Background

John Carpenter graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a BSB in Marketing and MBA in Business Administration.  After graduation John spent seven years working for Consolidated Communications for both its directory publishing and telecommunications divisions.  He served as Marketing Research Manager, Product Manager for Residential Long Distance, and Cost Studies Manager during his career.  John left Consolidated Communication in 2000 to become Director of Public Safety and Facilities Planning at Lake Land College.  In 2002, he accepted his current position as Business Instructor and Coordinator of Management and Marketing Program.  His experience in both the private and public sectors has proven to be extremely useful in the classroom.

Classes I Teach