Dr. Franklin Orellana


Faculty Member

Dr. Franklin Orellana has many years of teaching, administrative, and consulting experience. He has been teaching both graduate and undergraduate courses in business, computer science, and data science. In addition to English, he is fluent in Spanish.

Dr. Orellana began his academic pursuits at the Espiritu Santo University in Ecuador and graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Computer Science with a concentration in Business. He earned his MIT degree in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security at American Intercontinental University Online (AIU). Dr. Orellana returned after six years to enter the MBA program at AIU and graduated in 2015. In 2020, he completed his Doctor of Business Administration and was inducted into the National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Alpha Pi (NSLS).

Previous experience outside of the workplace has been playing baseball and soccer. Dr. Orellana is happily married and enjoys spending time with his family.