Faculty and Staff

Our faculty are leaders in their chosen fields, and they have connections with working professionals who can help students find jobs. Above all, our faculty and staff are committed to helping you succeed in your academic endeavors.

Dr. Kent P. Ragan

Teaching: Financial Management; Advanced Financial Management

Dr. Wayne L. Anderson

Teaching: Legal Environment of Business; Debtor/Creditor Rights and Remedies; Information Technology Legal Issues

Dr. C. Edward Chang

Teaching: Financial Markets and Intermediaries, Management of Financial Institutions

Dr. Susan J. Crain

Teaching: Financial Management; Intermediate Financial Management; Seminar in Derivatives

Dr. Stephen Haggard

Teaching: Financial Decision Making and Advanced Financial Management

Dr. Jeff Jones

Dr. Jeff Jones

Interim Department Head of Management
Assistant Professor of Finance and Coordinator of Graduate Certificate in Financial Analysis

Dr. Stanley Leasure

Teaching: Legal Env. of Bus. Orgs. for Professionals, Negotiation, Mediation, and Arbitration in Business, Legal Research and Writing, Legal Environment of Business

Russell K. Meek

Teaching: Financial Management, Principles of Insurance

Dr. Carol J. Miller

Teaching: Business Enterprises, Rights/Liabilities, Environmental Regulation, Legal Environment for Business Managers

Dr. Walt A. Nelson

Teaching: Principles of Real Estate, Principles of Real Estate Appraisal, Real Estate Development

Dr. James D. Philpot

Dr. James D. Philpot

Associate Professor
Director of the Financial Planning Program

Teaching: Personal Financial Planning, Professional Financial Planning (CFP® Capstone), Intro. to Estate Planning

Dr. James R. Scott

Teaching: Investments I, Investment Management, Seminar in Finance

Dr. Doug Witte

Teaching: International Financial Management, Financial Management