Les Hollingsworth


School of Business Director & Associate Professor

1111 Ullsvik Hall
608.342.6109

Educational Background

  • Master of Business Administration in Global Management, University of Phoenix
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Luther College

Professional Experience
Les Hollingsworth is an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He brings over ten years of higher education experience in marketing, student services, curriculum development, and teaching. Prior to his current role, Hollingsworth was the marketing director for UW-Platteville's Distance Learning Center and chairman of the Academic Staff Senate. Hollingsworht is a veteran of the U.S. Army, having finished eight years of service that ended with him as a Field Artillery instructor at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin.

Personal Information
Outside of his activities at UW-Platteville, Hollingsworth is a board member for the Platteville Main Street Program, Platteville Community Fund, and Vice President of Marketing for Platteville Human Powered Trails. Additionally, he owns a consulting agency that advises area businesses on marketing. He also enjoys being outside fishing, hiking, or shredding a trail on his mountain bike.