The University of St. Thomas

Center for Catholic Studies | John A. Ryan Institute



About the Authors

 Jeffrey Cornwall is the inaugural recipient of the Jack C. Massey Chair in Entrepreneurship at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, where he is also the Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and a full professor.  He has held faculty positions at several universities and was cofounder and president/CEO of Atlantic Behavioral Health Systems, headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina.  His preciously published books include Organizational Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Financial Management, The Entrepreneurial Educator and From the Ground Up: Entrepreneurial School Leadership.  He has received national awards for his work in curriculum development and teaching, and was inducted as a Fellow of the United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship in 2006.  He is married with two children.



Michael Naughton is a professor at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, and the author and editor of several books and articles, including Managing as if Faith Mattered, Rediscovering Abundance and Rethinking the Purpose of Business.  He has developed an international community of scholars and practitioners to engage the practical and theoretical questions about social thought and business.  He has also spearheaded a collaboration with the Center for Seeing Things Whole in cosponsoring case studies, focus groups and evenings of reflections, which engage the practical dimensions of faith and work.