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James Patterson, MBA

Adjunct Professor in Business

Email: james.patterson@ottawa.edu

MBA - University of Michigan
BA - Oakland University


James (Jim) Patterson completed a BA in Psychology at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. He has worked for major Property & Casualty Insurance Companies in Claims Management for over thirty years. Mr. Patterson completed an MBA with a concentration in Finance at University of Michigan. He has taught courses in finance, risk management, insurance and management for over twenty years. Mr. Patterson enjoys merging real world business knowledge with academic theory to enhance the student experience. 

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