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marketing and management educator

Richard David Shaw, American marketing and management educator. Recipient Governor's Excellence in Teaching award, Missouri, 1993, Harry B. Kies award Rockhurst University; Hallmark fellow Rockhurst University, 1981-1986; faculty development grantee School Management, Rockhurst University, 1984, 93, 95, 99.


Shaw, Richard David was born on August 25, 1938 in Pittsburgh, Kansas, United States. Son of Richard Malburn and Jessie Ruth (Murray) Shaw.


Bachelor of Business Administration, Rockhurst College, 1960; Master of Science in Commerce, St. Saint Louis University, 1964.


Claims adjuster, Kemper Insurance Group, Kansas City, Missoury, 1961; teacher accounting, Corpus Christi High School, Jennings, Missouri, 1961-1963; associate professor economics, Fontbonne College, St. Louis, 1963-1970; chairman social behavioral science department, Fontbonne College, 1968-1970; member of faculty, chairman business division, Longview Community College, Lee's Summit, Missouri, 1970-1981; coordinator marketing, Longview Community College, Lee's Summit, Missouri, 1979-1981; professor marketing, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, since 1981; chairman management and marketing, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, 1983-1985; co-chair Master of Business Administration program, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, since 1996; co-chair, SOM Undergraduate Programs, since 1998. Workshop leader Rockhurst College, since 1975, faculty moderator Junior Executives Association, The Rock yearbook, Students in Free Enterprise, Rockhurst College Representatives, Rockettes, co-chair undergraduate School of Management programs, since 1998. Private consultant, since 1981, chairman freshman seminar committee, 1994.

Instructor principles of marketing on The Learning Channel on Cable television for the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Program, 1994. Chairman school management curriculum committee, since 1993. Co-chair Task Forceon Diversity, 1997.



Member alumni board assessment task force Rockhurst College, 1971-1973, 78-80, chairman 30 year reunion committee, 1990, 35 year reunion committee, 1995, chairman curriculum committee, curriculum task force. Chairman Eastwood Hills Council, Kansas City, 1974-1976, board directors, 1988-1991, co-chairman of Solid Rocks Faculty-Staff Fund Raising Campaign, 1994. Lead couple Marriage Preparation Classes, Kansas City St. Joseph Dioceses, co-chair diversity task force, 1997.

Co-chairman Kansas City Volumes Against Hunger, 1975-1980. Campaign manager Larry Ferns for City Council, Kansas City, 1975. Board of Governors Citizens Association, since 1976.

With United States Army Reserve, 1960-1964. Member American Marketing Association, Society for Advancement of Management, Mid-American Marketing Association, Alpha Sigma Nu, Kappa Delta Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, photography.


Married Adolphine Catherine Brungardt, August 21, 1965. Children: Richard David Junior, John Michael, Shannon Kathleen.

Richard Malburn Shaw

Jessie Ruth (Murray) Shaw

Adolphine Catherine Brungardt

Shannon Kathleen Shaw

Richard David Junior Shaw

John Michael Shaw