John Glazer has been with the Voinovich School since 2008. After a career as a university teacher, John was the long-standing President and CEO of Little Professor Book Centers, Inc., the largest organization of independent bookstores in the U.S. He was also the founder and CEO of four other startup companies. He serves as President of New Work Enterprises and as a Director for Lift Africa Technologies, based in South Africa. John has organized a number of technology-based economic development projects in the U.S. and internationally. John holds a bachelor's degree in Philosophy from the University of Michigan. He also received his Master's degree in Philosophy from the University of Michigan, where he taught courses in the Honors College, Philosophy, English, and Anthropology departments.