Eric Hansen, Area Chair, Lubbock
Degree: BBA, 2000, MBA, 2001
Area of Study: Finance
Eric Hansen is a District Sales Manager in West Texas and New Mexico for Stryker Instruments,
a position he has held since December 2007. In this position, Eric is responsible
for managing seven sales representatives across three divisions and coordinates the
selling of NSE/IVS/CMF products. In addition to his duties as a District Sales Manager,
Eric works with the senior management team at Stryker to develop and recommend short
and long term objectives based on the vision, mission, and market strategy of the
Before his success as a professional, Eric earned numerous distinctions and honors as a student of the College of Business. As an undergraduate student, Eric's academic track record earned him the honor of being the highest ranked graduate in the College of Business Administration, Class of 2000. He continued his education in the MBA program, earning a MBA with a concentration in Finance while serving as the Vice President of the College of Business Graduate Student Association. For his performance as a graduate student, Eric was honored as the recipient of the Texas Business Hall of Fame Scholarship in 2001 and named a Top MBA student.
Originally from Odessa, TX, Eric makes his home in Lubbock with his wife and three sons. In his free time, Eric enjoys water sports, hunting, and sporting events. He joined the Rawls Raiders Alumni Network in order to give back to a school that means so much to him personally and to help enrich the future of Rawls College of Business students.