About Us

Meet the SCALEUP Team

Dr. Joshua J. Daspit

Director

Dr. Joshua J. Daspit
Associate Professor 
Dean Paul R. Gowens Excellence Professor of Business
Department of Management
McCoy College of Business
Texas State University

 

Dr. Rob Konopaske

Assistant Director

Dr. Rob Konopaske
Associate Professor
Department of Management
McCoy College of Business
Texas State University

Dr. Sid Anderson

Faculty Research Fellow

Dr. Sid Anderson
Associate Professor 
Department of Marketing
McCoy College of Business
Texas State University

Dr. Omar Lopez

Faculty Research Fellow

Dr. Omar S. López 
Associate Professor
Department of Occupational, Workforce, and Leadership Studies
College of Applied Arts
Texas State University

 

Dr. Maggie Wan

Faculty Research Fellow

Dr. Maggie Wan
Associate Professor 
Department of Management
McCoy College of Business
Texas State University

Mr. Jose S. Silva Jr.

Associate Research Fellow

Mr. Jose S. Silva Jr.
Graduate Student, Master of Public Affairs
Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
The University of Texas at Austin 
2022 Graduate of Texas State University (B.S., Applied Sociology)