Assistant Professor of Management
Office Location: Hoover 121
Office Hours: By appointment only
From 2003 to 2008, Annette Nemetz was the executive vice president of Waggener Edstrom Worldwide’s global services network in Portland, serving in the areas of general management, strategy, vision and operating leadership. She also was the chief operating officer and senior vice president of Waggener Edstrom’s Microsoft account from 2000 to 2004. Before that, she founded and directed ORA Innovations, Inc., a Portland-based entrepreneurial venture that developed a patented medical device.
Additionally, included in her 20-plus years of business and marketing experience, were management positions at Sun Microsystems and Sequent Computer Systems. Annette has been an adjunct professor at George Fox for the past year, teaching strategic thinking and marketing in the MBA program, and is currently earning a doctor of management degree from George Fox. She earned an MBA from Stanford University in 1989 and a bachelor’s degree in materials engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1980. She is married to Alan Timmins, and they have a teenage daughter, Madeline.