Mallard Owen, PhD

Mallard Owen is an experienced entrepreneur and executive who has managed businesses in the fields of health/wellness, information technology, training and the arts.  As a trusted advisor to Smith Hager Bajo, he was instrumental in the founding of the company and continues to provide his expertise in the areas of business development, marketing, communications, and information technology.  Mal has also been on the boards of several non-profit service and professional organizations.

Mal has several research articles published in refereed scientific journals.  Mal moved into the business world where he founded two companies focused on health and fitness.  He has accumulated over 20 years of executive leadership experience in service-oriented businesses and has consulted with organizations ranging from small business, large corporations, and government agencies. He is the Chief of Operations and Finance for high profile non-profit organziation in Arizona.  His intellectual curiosity and penchant for innovation have helped guide Smith Hager Bajo during its 21 years of advising over 2000 national and international clients.