Bio (Reynaldo Chang)
Tourism and Hospitality Management, Business
Reynaldo Chang brings more than 20 years of experience in adult teaching and learning, backed with a successful practice as a corporate trainer and a finance, business, management and strategic policy consultant. A passionate self-directed and life-long learner, Chang’s teaching philosophy is learner-centred and anchored on creating an empowering, enabling and sustainably life-changing learning experience. His specialties include corporate finance, accounting, statistics, business management, entrepreneurship, quantitative methods, research methods and governance. Chang is a strong advocate of evidence-based decision-making, good governance, social entrepreneurship and financial literacy education.
Chang is currently an instructor in various departments at Vancouver Community College (VCC) where he sits as a member of VCC Research Advisory Council and prior to this, as a member of VCC’s Curriculum Committee in 2018. Chang has also taught at other post-secondary institutions in BC, including Royal Roads’ School of Business, School of Tourism and Hospitality Management, and International Study Centre. He has provided financial, strategic management and strategic policy consulting for international organizations, public sector and private corporate sector, and has served in various senior management and board positions. Previously, he held the position of assistant professor at the University of the Philippines and taught corporate finance and business ethics in the Master of Business Administration program at De La Salle University Graduate School of Business.
Chang is a Doctor of Public Administration (ABD) candidate at University of the Philippines and also holds a Master of Business Administration from the same university (1994). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Statistics from the University of the Philippines at Los Banos (1986). He completed the British Columbia Provincial Instructor Diploma and Train the Trainer Certificate from Vancouver Community College. Chang is a member of the Center for Evidence-Based Management and is currently pursuing his Chartered Professional Accountant designation.