Brett Horton, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts at Johnson County Community College.
He previously led the hospitality management bachelor's degree completion program at K-State Olathe for 4 years. He also has consulting experience with Sporting KC.
Horton understands teams, having worked 12 years at five-star hotels and resorts as well as being the senior director at the WinShape Retreat Center in Mount Berry, Georgia, where he oversaw a staff of 100 employees.
He has a Ph.D. in restaurant, hotel, institution and tourism management from Purdue University; a MBA in finance from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs; and a B.S. in restaurant, hotel and institution management from K-State.