James Heyland


Jim Heyland teaches Operations Management at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.

Jim retired after 32 years at Motorola Solutions, where he was Senior Director of Information Technology. His roles outside of IT have included product development, research, new product introduction, operations, and government contracts. He has worked with multidisciplinary teams around the globe.

He is trained and has demonstrated skills in organizational change management, process development, and strategic roadmap development and implementation. His extensive experience, formal training and certification create a solid foundation for the delivery of business, technical, mathematical and scientific concepts.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2012

Professional Experience

Retired Senior Director, Information Technology

Motorola Solutions


University of Illinois Chicago

Master of Science

Illinois Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science

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