Clay Shwab is a Lecturer of Management. He joined the faculty of Maryville College as an adjunct lecturer in 2007 and became full-time in 2011. He received his BA and MS from the University of Tennessee and is ABD in Psychology. Upon graduation from UT, he entered the world of business with an international marketing company, Whittle Communications, where he rose from Manager to President of Operations. He moved to Chicago and was President of Operations for Snyder Communications.

After stints as COO for Edison Schools and Sangari USA, he moved back to Maryville and joined the college to work with students to teach the practical application of management theory. He also works one on one with students on their senior projects in Case Study.