There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.
Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1976, Master of Business Administration, 1979, Doctor of Philosophy., 1983. Sales representative American Hospital Supply Corporation, Corpus Christi, and Kansas City, Missouri, 1976-1977. Area sales representative Pitney Bowers Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri, 1977.
Assistant professor marketing Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1982-1986. Associate professor marketing Memphis State University, 1987-1991. Professor marketing University Memphis, since 1991.