Robert Delprino is a professor of psychology at State University of New York Buffalo State College. He also serves as Assistant Dean for the School of Natural and Social Sciences. He has been a member of the college planning council, which guides the development, planning, and implementation of the college’s strategic plan. Delprino is a SCUP Planning Institute faculty member and is the author of the book, The Human Side of the Strategic Planning Process in Higher Education. He has presented at numerous national and international conferences and has extensive experience working with a variety of local, state, and national organizations to develop research, workshops, and training programs. He earned his doctorate in industrial/organizational psychology from Old Dominion University. His approach is to offer a solid research foundation with practical applications providing attendees a clear understanding and well-defined utilization of the knowledge he shares.