Jonathan Lukens received his Master of Social Work, Master of Bioethics, and Ph.D. in social welfare policy from the University of Pennsylvania. He is currently an assistant professor in the School of Social Work at Salem State University where he teaches courses in social welfare policy, health and mental health policy, and applied social research. In addition, Dr. Lukens has extensive experience in conducting formative and summative evaluation—utilizing both qualitative and quantitative methods--in a variety of not for profit and social service agencies. He also has several years of experience in teaching applied research in academic settings as well as providing training and workshops on program evaluation to agency leaders working in the community. Dr. Lukens has published widely in the academic literature as well. Prior to starting his academic career, he was a program director at a not for profit organization and now serves as the president of the board of directors for Lifebridge, Inc. in Salem, MA. This experience has given him insight into the leadership and evaluation needs of non-profit organizations.
Mark Lukens is a Founding Partner of <a href="http://www.method3.com">Method3</a>, a global management consulting firm, and <a href="http://www.tack3.com">Tack3</a>, a business and non-profit consultancy. He has 20 plus years of C-Level experience across multiple sectors including healthcare, education, government, and people and potential (aka HR). In addition, Mark currently serves as Chairman of the Board for Behavioral Health Service North, a large behavioral health services provider in New York. He also actively serves on the faculty of the State University of New York (SUNY) and teaches in the School of Business and Economics; Department of Marketing and Entrepreneurship and the Department of Management, International Business and Information Systems. Mark holds an MBA and is highly recognized in the technology and healthcare space with credentials including MCSE and Paramedic. Most of Mark’s writing involves theoretical considerations and practical applications, academics, change leadership, and other topics at the intersection of business, society, and humanity. Mark resides in New York with his wife Lynn, two children, and two Labradors. The greatest pursuit; “To be more in the Service of Others.” Download Mark's books on <a href="http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00OGPRK3K">Amazon</a> or <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/mark-lukens/id961072128?mt=11&uo=4">iTunes</a> or find direct links at <a href="http://www.marklukens.com">http://www.marklukens.com</a>