Recreation, Tourism & Sport Management - Faculty

Dr. Ginni Dilworth

Program Coordinator, Professor of Recreation, Tourism and Sport Management

Dr. Ginni Dilworth

J.L. Turner Leadership Center
Phone: 270-384-8068

Ph.D., Texas A&M University
M.B.A., Bentley College
B.S., California State University

Dr. Dilworth received her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences in 2003, having previously completed her Masters degree in Business Administration at Bentley College. She has been teaching for over ten years and joined Lindsey Wilson College in 2013.

Dr. Dilworth has over 20 year experience teaching recreation, tourism and park management and has conducted research in several areas including active aging, and transportation issues in national parks. Dr. Dilworth also has over 10 years experience in the travel industry and is a member of the Kentucky Tourism Industry Association.

Dr. Dilworth is a professor and the program coordinator for the Recreation, Tourism & Sport Management program. She spent almost ten years working in the tourism industry before deciding to pursue higher education.

Dr. Dilworth is an avid hiker, loves to travel, and often combines the two pursuits, having hiked in Chile, Spain, England, Iceland, Norway, Austria, Greece and Italy. She is excited to be working with the students at Lindsey Wilson College.