Dr. Alan R. Zimmerman
Dr. Alan R. Zimmerman,CSP, CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame. Started selling door-to-door in second grade, everything from greeting cards to operating a small international import business by age 14. Worked his way through college and graduate school as a retail salesperson, radio broadcaster, recreation manager, and prison therapist. Listed in “Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities.” Earned Bachelor’s degree from U of WI in Speech and Political Science.
Master’s degree from U of MN in Communication and Sociology. Doctorate from U of MN in Interpersonal Communication and Psychology. Graduated with Summa Cum Laude honors each time. Has 15 years of experience as a university professor at the University of Minnesota (Twin Cities and Mankato), Emporia State University, and University of St. Thomas. Selected as “Outstanding Faculty Member” by two different universities. Founded Zimmerman Communi•Care Network, Inc., a speaking, training, and consulting company. Provides 90+ programs a year across the United States and around the world.