Courtney Cothren is an Associate Teaching Professor in Marketing at the Robert J. Trulaske Sr. College of Business, University of Missouri - Columbia. She has received teaching excellence awards at Mizzou and at Stephens College where she previously taught. Courtney’s professional experience includes retail consulting and work as a buyer and merchandise planner of menswear for a private label retail company. Courtney teaches undergraduate courses in Consumer Behavior, Retail Marketing, Procurement Processes, and Problems in Marketing. She also teaches Advanced Marketing Management in the execMBA program.