Chris Knudsen

Program Coordinator

Academic Services and MBA Admissions


Australian National University: Master of Project Management
CIMBA-University of Iowa: Master of Business Administration
United States Air Force: Associates in Intelligence Studies
Cornell College: Bachelor of Special Studies- Politics
Kirkwood Community College: Associates in Art- Liberal Arts

Joined CIMBA in 2013

Other notable positions: Signals Analyst, US Air Force

My favorite places in Italy: Bassano del Grappa, Asolo, Valdobbiadene, Cinque Terre

The best foods I’ve eaten in Italy:  Favorite dish: Bigoli con L’Anatra; Favorite Restaurants: Locanda Baggio (Asolo), La Zucca (Venice), l’Osteria Pedroni a Rubbiara (Nonantola),  Trattoria Dal Billy (Cinque Terre)

My other international experience includes: Australia, Italy, Japan, Egypt, and Central Europe.

I was drawn to CIMBA because of: CIMBA’s reputation, the high academic expectations, and the offering of numerous opportunities for personal growth beyond the capabilities of any traditional classroom.