Professor of Management &
Director, Center for Faithful Leadership
Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, 1995
Western Michigan University, 1985
Calvin College, 1982
Areas of Expertise:
•Business & Social Entrepreneurship
•Faith-based Experiential Learning
Michael J. Naughton, Steve VanderVeen (2010), "Connecting
Religion and Work," Human Relations, May
2004, pp. 675-701.
•ASI Student Consulting
•Hope Entrepreneurship Initiative
•LdOut3 Leadership Training
In 2009, Christian Business Faculty Association Johnson
Award for scholarly contributions toward integrating the Christian
faith and business.
Professor VanderVeen joined the
Hope College faculty in 2004, although his teaching career
began in 1989 at Calvin College. Prior to teaching, Professor
VanderVeen was a stockbroker. In August 2007, he took the role
of director of the Center for Faithful Leadership at Hope.
He teaches various project-based leadership courses and serves
students in the center's entrepreneurship mentoring and student
consulting programs. Additionally, he teaches a marketing course
Spring 2013 Office Hours:
Contact Sarah Kolean, firstname.lastname@example.org, for an appt.