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Assistant Professor of Sports Management

Division of: Natural Sciences & Health
Phone: 503-517-1068


  • Master of Science, Sports Management; Columbia University
  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration; Concordia College

Areas of Teaching:

  • Sport Management
  • Sport in Society
  • Business

Research Passion:
Professor Francis is interested in exploring the intersection between sport and education. His nonprofit work is dedicated to serving underserved and at-risk groups through sport and education. This work takes place both on a domestic and global scale.

Professor Francis is on a mission to use sport for social change. His goal is to serve and empower students. He enjoys faith, family, and food.

Favorite Quote:
“Sport has the power to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela