Dale Fontenot


Dale Fontenot
Instructor of Information Systems
School of Accounting & Information Systems 

Phone: (409) 880-7089
Email: dfontenot8@lamar.edu
Office: Galloway Business Building Room 211

M.B.A.  Lamar University,
B.B.A.  Lamar University

Courses Taught

MISY 1373 Intro Business Technologies
MISY 3310 Principles of MIS (Management Information Systems)
MISY 3350 Programming for Bus Analytics
MISY 3360 Fundamentals of Software DevelopmentMISY 5315 Introduction to Business Programming. MISY 5325 Cybersecurity
MGMT 5370 Supply Chain Management

Professional Experience

Academic Experience

Instructor, Lamar University (September, 2017 - Present), Beaumont, Texas.
Adjunct Instructor, Lamar University (August, 2015 - September, 2017), Beaumont, Texas.
Adjunct Instructor, Lamar State College - Port Arthur (January, 2004 - May, 2004), Port Arthur, Texas.
Corporate Technology Trainer, Merrill Lynch (January, 1995 - December, 1996), Plainsboro, New Jersey.

Non-Academic Experience

Owner, Techhelp Solutions (January, 1999 - Present), Orange, Texas.
CTO, International Currency, LLC (April, 2011 - September, 2017), Beaumont, Texas.
Sr. Web Applications Developer, SEI Meetings & Incentives (January, 2006 - January, 2010), Irving, Texas.
Vice President: Internet Services, Chargois Communications & SoutheastTexas.com (January, 2000 -January, 2003), Beaumont, Texas.
Technology Consultant, Merrill Lynch (January, 1997 - December, 1999), Plainsboro, New Jersey.
Team Technical Consultant, Merrill Lynch (June, 1992 - December, 1994), Beaumont, Texas.
Systems Engineer, EDS (June, 1990 - May, 1992), Plano, Texas.


Service to the Institution   
College Assignments
2020-2021:  College of Business Strategic Planning (task force - Curricular Programming)  
2019-2020:  Academic Information Technology  

Intellectual Contributions

Refereed Articles   
  • Fontenot, Sr., D., Flossi, A., & Dyson, J. (in press, 2018).  A Spirit of Shared Learning: Bringing Classroom Content Alive.   Southwestern Business Administration Journal.
Refereed Proceedings   
  • Flosi, A., Fontenot, D., Nelson, M., Sheehan, A., & Scott, I. (in press, 2021).  Dealing with Academic Stress During Crisis: Navigating College While Being Affected by an Explosion, a Pandemic, and Multiple Hurricanes.   Southwestern Business Administration Teaching Conference.

Presentation of Non-Refereed Papers

  • Fontenot, Sr., D., Baldo, M., Cavaliere, F., Mulvaney, T., & Simmons, E. (2017). Utilizing Business Informatics for Cybersecurity: Battling the Human Element.  22nd Annual Southwestern Business Administration Teaching Conference, Houston, Texas.
  • Fontenot, Sr., D., Flosi, A., & Dyson, J. (2016). Going Green from Red Using the 4 Disciplines of Execution: Making a Difference through Shared Learning and Research.  Southwestern Business Administration Teaching Conference, Houston, Texas.