Greg Ormes

Gregory Ormes  Profile of Gregory Ormes

Assistant Professor
4213 Centennial Hall

Specialty areas:

Organizational and Professional Communication

Communication in Teams

Greg Ormes, Ph.D., is a professor, researcher, and trainer in the area of Organizational and Professional Communication. Since 2009, his work has been dedicated to the discovery and instruction of best practices for professional communication in organizational and work team contexts. His research investigates how members of organizations and teams encounter and overcome challenges to effective communication, decision making, leadership, climate, culture and cohesiveness.

Taking a learner-centered approach to training and development of individuals of all backgrounds and experience levels, Ormes leads trainings in areas that include:

  • Team Building
  • Managing Work Teams
  • Team Decision-Making
  • Conflict Management
  • Management of Virtual Teams
  • Leadership
  • Professional Presentations
  • Training and Development
  • Public Relations
  • Competent Communication in Organizational Environments

Ormes earned his Ph.D. in Organizational Communication from Texas A&M University. He is currently a professor of Organizational and Professional Communication at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, where he teaches courses in Professional Communication, Communication in Work Teams, and Public Relations. He lives in La Crosse, WI with his wife Sarah and his two children Odin and Lily.