Teaching Administrator Business and Communications
B.F.A. New York Institute of Technology
M.B.A. Fairleigh Dickinson University
Professor Peppas began his teaching career at WCCC as an adjunct professor in 2012 before becoming a full-time lecturer in 2015. Prior to joining the WCCC faculty, Professor Peppas spent 34 years in the communications industry working for NY Telephone, GE, AT&T, and Bell Communications Research. During this time his responsibilities included Computer Graphics Supervisor, Corporate TV Producer, Executive Staff Manager, Community Relations Manager, Corporate Brand Manager, Advertising Director, and Marketing Director. In addition to a BFA and MBA, Professor Peppas also has a Certificate in Corporate Community Relations from Boston College, Certificate in International Studies from Wroxton College (England) and certificates of study from The Wharton School for Implementing Strategy and Managing Organizational Change.
Professor Peppas served as President of the Board of Trustees for A+ for Kids (Princeton, NJ), Communities In School NJ (Newark, NJ) and served as Trustee for the Old Barracks Museum in Trenton. He has won several awards including a silver and bronze Telly award for corporate video production and received the Patriotic Service Award from the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Professor Peppas was also a member of the business research organization, The Conference Board where he served on the Council for Corporate Contributions