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Pioneer Sessions

Pioneer Sessions are available to all students and staff of WVU current or past. 
What's the goal? To connect alumni with current students and to provide an opportunity to facilitate learning and networking. The 45 minute session opens with the speakers reflecting on their industry and how it can prepare students post-graduation. Leaving the last 15 minutes open for Q&A.
Interested in speaking at an upcoming session? Contact Allyson Cannon, 

Upcoming Sessions:

tim dorsey

Tim Dorsey

President/CEO of The Dorsey Group


Tim Dorsey, founder and principle of The Dorsey Group, has provided performance improvement initiatives to domestic and international organizations for over 25 years. The Dorsey Group’s distinctive Operational Excellence Strategy strives for world –class operations by documenting processes, identifying problem areas, implementing solutions and creating a COPQ (cost of poor quality) recovery plan with a focus on sustainability through motivated, engaged employees.

A frequent speaker and thought leader, Tim addresses the ever-changing work environment and how it can be optimized.  Tim’s approach to successful performance improvement initiatives is to focus on people first in order to achieve long term sustainability. Results-oriented, his goal is to take you to the next level.

Tim has a Master’s of Science in Economics and an undergraduate degree in Business Administration. In his personal time, he spends as much time as possible with his family and loves to travel. In addition, he is a competitive tennis player and enjoys scuba diving, fishing and reading.

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Missed a Session? View past Pioneer Sessions here.