Texas Tech University

Joseph S. Kleypas

Joseph Steven Kleypas is a lecturer and recruiter for the Hospitality and Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management extended learning partnerships with Collin and McLennan College. Joseph is originally from Keller, Texas, and received both his undergraduate and Master's degrees from Texas Tech University. Joseph is also a doctoral candidate in Hospitality, Tourism, and Retail Management program. 

Joseph has over 20 years in the restaurant industry in both corporate and independently owned environments. While perusing graduate education, Joseph has taught Restaurant Operations, Introduction to Wine, Beer, and Spirits, Services Marketing in Hospitality, and the Dinner Series Capstone lab at Skyviews Restaurant at Texas Tech. Joseph has received the Helen DeVitt-Jones Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award.

When he is not working, Joseph enjoys golf, soccer, film, and travel.

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