Michael J. Dwyer is a Ph.D. student majoring in Supply Chain Management. He earned his M.B.A. from the University of West Florida and B.A. from James Madison University. His research interests include crowdshipping, gig economy, last-mile logistics, modeling, and behavioral research. Prior to coming to Iowa State, Michael worked in finance managing risk and in insurance as a team lead. He also worked as an independent researcher in Guatemala studying humanitarian aid supply chains. Michael is a veteran of the United States Air Force.