Dr. Liberatore obtained his Bachelor's degree from the University of New England and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Connecticut. Dr. Liberatore is the Grover M. Herman Chair in Management Development and the Director of the Tabor School MBA program. He is a Chairman of the Board for Illini Corporation - a bank holding company - and is president of Quality By Design, Ltd., a management development company. Dr. Liberatore consults widely on issues of management and leadership development.