Business and economics faculty

Brandon Woudstra, M.B.A.

Instructor in Business

M.B.A., University of South Dakota
B.A., Northwestern College

VPH 300A


A standout basketball star at Northwestern College, Brandon Woudstra was part of the Red Raiders' national championship team and the NAIA Player of the Year in 2003. After spending six years in Europe as a professional basketball player, he returned to the United States and currently serves as an independent contractor for basketball organizations, handling camp promotion, website maintenance, basketball instruction and site management. He recently served as the program director for Blueprint Basketball, responsible for program development and marketing, basketball skills instruction, customer services, and site and session management. He is also a licensed residential real estate appraiser.

Professional experience

  • Independent contractor for basketball services, Orange City, IA
  • Blueprint Basketball Program Director, Center for Neurosciences, Orthopedic, & Spine, Dakota Dunes, SD
  • Associate Real Estate Appraiser, Ranschau Appraisal, Inc., Rock Valley, IA
  • Clinician, Site Marketing and Management, and Project Manager, Basketball's Effective Shot Training, Inc., Orange City, IA
  • Professional Basketball Player in Europe


  • Emil S. Liston Award, NAIA's most prestigious basketball scholar-athlete award, given nationally to a player based on academic scholarship, character and playing ability