Dr. Glover is president and co-founder of REDE Inc. (www.rede-inc.com ) which was established in 1998 and received the SBA 8a Business Development certification in January 2003.
REDE provides institutional support and consulting services to federal agencies including NASA, USDA, Commerce and Department of Energy. REDE has an employee base of more than 200 employees providing IT and administrative support services from California to Florida. REDE was recognized in 2007 as the NASA Johnson Space Center Minority Contractor of the Year, Texas A&M # 1 Aggie 100 Winner based on three year compound growth and in 2008 one of the Houston Minority Business Council Emerging 10 Business Winners.
Dr. Glover has more than 28 years experience in management and leadership. This includes both the private sectors where his leadership roles included tenure as a CEO of a joint venture with Shell Oil and as a CEO for a subsidiary of PricewaterhouseCoopers. Dr. Glover’s leadership portfolio also included the public sectors serving recently as the chair of the accounting department for the School of Business at Howard University (both accredited by the AACSB) and leading small businesses to provide services for major federal agencies such as DOE and Fortune 500 companies.
Dr. Glover also served as the Chair of Audit Committee for a publicly traded company, Modavox (www.modavox.com ) from 2003 to 2008. First independent director—serving as financial expert and monitor for compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. Dr. Glover also serves on the Board of Directors for Emmaus Services for the Aging (www.emmausservices.org). Dr. Glover also serves on the Board for the Institute of Management Accountants’ Foundation for Applied Research and is a current Council-at-large for the American Accounting Association.
Dr. Glover has written more than 35 articles for trade publications, professional organizations and academic journals in the areas of organizational change, auditing and business education. Dr. Glover is also a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Management Accountant and Certified Public Accountant/Certified Information Technology Professional and a current member of the Board of Directors for the AICPA.