Dr. Joe Buchman is a lifelong libertarian. He has served as the Libertarian Party’s national Platform Committee Chair and is currently the Chair of the Libertarian Party of Utah. Joe and Cindy, married for 24 years, have four children. Joe has taught MBA programs in Beijing China and Ulaanbaatar Mongolia.  Following his service as a tenured professor of marketing at Utah Valley State College (now UVU), he served as a lead course designer and subject matter expert for the University of Chicago’s online MBA programs.  He was a key organizer of and moderator for the 2013 Citizen Hearing on Disclosure in Washington, DC. where he was described by the New York Times as, “a decades long advocate for government transparency” and by Wired magazine as a “techno-savvy edupunk.”

Dr. Buchman holds a PhD from Indiana University’s Media School (1989), a MBA in Finance from Purdue University (1983) and BS in Marketing from Indiana University (1980).