Barent McCool, currently Assistant Professor at Texas Tech University, in the Nutrition,Hospitality, and Retailing,Department of the College
of Human Sciences, will speak before the Rotary Club on Thursday at 12:00pm at the Frank Phillips College Southwest Center for Access
Barent McCool is a former 16 year Navy pilot who also spent six years and two and a half tours as a Marine in Vietnam. He has a long,long list of educational achievements, including a Ph.D. in Educational leadership from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He has participated in research and is has submitted papers in several scholarly publications.
Dr. McCool is a Rotarian and is the father of late Space Shuttle Columbia Pilot, Commander William McCool.