Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
Adjunct Lecturer Senior Business Development Manager, Mortenson Construction

Dennis Jordan earned his BA in Marketing: Entrepreneurship from the University of Northern Iowa in 1991 and MBA from the University of Iowa in 1998.  Over the last 24 years, Dennis has held a variety of marketing and business development positions with such companies as: Amana Refrigeration/Whirlpool Corporation, US Bank and Terry Lockridge & Dunn, Inc. For 14 years, prior to joining Mortenson in January 2015, he has served as the Vice President of Economic Development/Economic Development Strategists for the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance, a non-profit economic development, community development and business support organization. During that time, he worked with a number of North American and European companies on expansion projects throughout the Cedar Rapids area. His current role is to lead business development efforts in the State of Iowa for higher education, healthcare, hospitality and corporate office construction and development.


MBA from the University of Iowa, 1998
BA in Marketing: Entrepreneurship, University of Northern Iowa, 1991