Dr. Russell Corpron delivers over 30 years of combined professional and academic experience that is aligned with his diverse background as a U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted/Surface Warfare Officer, business owner/entrepreneur, executive-level business consultant, and Adjunct Professor. He has compiled decades of experience and expertise from his work as a Senior Military Training Team Leader for U.S. Navy Surface Warfare and Ballistic Missile Defense programs.
Dr. Corpron retired from active-duty U.S. Navy service in 2007 and subsequently worked as a San Diego California-based Senior Staff Engineer, Program Analyst, Independent Business Consultant and Advisor to senior military officers and their supporting staffs. Dr. Corpron continues to remain actively involved in the U.S. Defense Industry and has become recognized as a San Diego, California based defense industry expert. He is the doctoral dissertation author of “US Defense Industry Executive’s Reluctance to Pursue Globalization in San Diego, CA Based Small to Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs).”
As President of RJ Corpron Consulting, he leads and manages a start-up business focused on providing advanced educational training services and support to both government and private clients. RJ Corpron Consulting’s objective is to delivers advanced levels of corporate/private training and educational subject matter expertise to the U.S. military, U.S. Defense Industry, and domestic small to medium-sized businesses.
Dr. Corpron brings significant academic experience from years of involvement as a university and college Adjunct Professor of Business Studies. He continues to lecture on a wide-variety of business related topics at the undergraduate to doctoral-level. He has taught extensively online, on-ground, and in hybrid classroom environments. Additionally, he provides clients with subject matter expertise on innovative training systems, proven classroom instructional techniques, and evolving classroom technologies designed to vastly improve student learning outcomes. He is often requested to serve in Senior Faculty Advisor roles at for-profit and not-for-profit organizations devoted to higher education training. As a transitioned U.S. Naval Officer, he fully understands the needs of military veterans and their often challenging transitions to civilian life. Dr. Corpron is passionate about helping fellow veterans improve their lives. He accomplishes this goal by providing veterans with tailored education programs and sound mentorship guidance designed to help position them to successfully transition back to the civilian world.
Dr. Corpron earned his Doctor of Business Administration degree in International Business from Argosy University, Master of Business Administration degree from University of Phoenix, and Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Real Estate from National University. Additionally, Dr. Corpron served as community elected Board of Directors President and Treasurer (from 2010-2016) for a 290 residence Home Owners Association in Chula Vista, CA. He also holds an active State of California license as a Real Estate Salesperson.
Dr. Russ Corpron
Chair of Veteran Transition program