Faculty

Gerhard Apfelthaler, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Management
Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (WU) 1997

Ali Akbari, Ph.D.

Professor of Business Administration

Loredana Morra Carson, M.P.P.A.

Lecturer/Academic Advisor
California Lutheran University 2011
international student success and engagement, education policy, adult education, community college success

Chia-Li Chien, PhD candidate, CFP, PMP

Director of the Financial Planning Program
The American College of Financial Services
Succession Planning for Women Business Owners

Dazhi Chong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D 2016
Business Analytics, Social Network Analysis, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Data Mining, Financial Analysis

Stefan W Cosentino, Ph.D.

Hospitality and Tourism Program Director/Assistant Professor
University of Nevada Las Vegas 2012

Jamshid Damooei, Ph.D.

Professor & Chair, Economics, Finance & Accounting; Co-Director, Center for Leadership & Values; Interim Director, MPPA
Economic Analyses of Social Issues, Public Policy Analyses, Economic and Social Impact Assessment, Program Evaluation

Harry A. Domicone, Ph.D.

Professor of Business Administration
University of Cincinnati 1995
Strategic management; Management of services

Matthew Fienup, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Executive Director of Center for Economic Research and Forecasting
University of California Santa Barbara 2017
Environmental Economics, Applied Econometrics, Economics of Land Use, Environmental Markets

Erika Fischer, Ph.D.

Visiting Professor
WSU, U of Copenhagen, Thunderbird Graduate School of Global Management

Virginia Y. Gean, MBA, CMA

Lecturer
Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA 2002
Virginia Gean has been teaching at CLU for 15 years and she brings her 30+ years of real life business experience to the classroom, to enrich the subjects of Accounting and Finance

Bruce Gillies, Psy.D.

Assistant Professor of Business
Alliant International University 2002
Leadership Coaching, Organization Development, Strategic Human Resource Management, Career Counseling, Sports Psychology

Herbert E. Gooch III, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science

Veronica Guerrero, Ed.D.

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor

Dan E. Hamilton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics
University of California, Santa Barbara 2002
Forecasting, Time Series Econometrics, Macroeconomic Theory, Business Cycle Analysis, Economic Growth Theory

Haco Hoang, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science
Dr. Hoang has a broad range of knowledge on issues involving international/global politics, public policy and advocacy, campaigns/elections, civic engagement and environmental justice.

Virginia Ilie, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director, Master of Science in Information Technology
University of Central Florida 2005
IT implementations, usability, interface design, IT user engagement and workarounds

Edward H. Julius, M.S., CPA

Professor of Business Administration
Wharton Graduate School 1975

Sabith Khan, Ph.D., M.P.A., M.A.

Assistant Professor-School of Management
Virginia Tech 2015
American philanthropy, International Development, Leadership, Nonprofit organizations, Organizational change and impact of technology.

Kirk M. Lesh, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Applied Microeconomics

Ran Lu-Andrews, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
University of Cincinnati 2011
Corporate Finance, Real Estate

Valeria Makarova, Ph.D., MBA

Assistant Professor

Patrick F. Manning, CPA, CGMA, MBA

Lecturer
Over 34 years of professional business experience in public accounting and private industry, adjunct professor of accounting for 20 years.

Robert J. Meadows, Ph.D., Ed.D.

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Christopher Njunge, Ph.D

Assistant Professor
Master of Science in Information Systems and Technology (MSIST) 2010
Business Analysis industry experience and research in Mobile Banking, Business Intelligence, and Information Systems Management.

Malcolm Oliver

Assistant Professor and Director of Master of Public Policy and Administration Program

Michael S Panesis, MBA

Executive Director, Center for Entrepreneurship
Rutgers University 1989
Entrepreneurship, start-up's, new venture creation, new venture investment

Chang-Shyh Peng, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer Science

Judith Lynn Richards, MBA

Lecturer
Marketing, International Marketing, Marketing Communications, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

Renee Rock

Senior Lecturer
Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Communication

Sumantra Sengupta, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean – National Recruiting and Director of MBA Program(s)

Mary Jo Shane, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Director of International Student Success

Jeffrey Speakes, Ph.D.

Visiting Lecturer

Vlad Vaiman, Ph.D.

Associate Dean and Professor
Talent Management, International Management, Human Resources, Business Education

Dan Hieu Vo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
University of Victoria 2013
Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Finance, Finance, Applied Microeconomics

Paul R. Williams, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Finance
Claremont Graduate University
Corporate Finance, International Finance, Investments

Paul D. Witman, Ph.D.

Professor, Information Technology Management
Claremont Graduate University 2007
Information Security, Social Media, Information Systems, Non-profits

Robert B. Amenta, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Laura Azzalina Rigali

Adjunct Faculty Member

Daniel E. Ball, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
UCLA Anderson School of Management 2007
I create products and enhance customer experience, coaching entrepreneurs and students how to innovate

Silvina Bamrungpong, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Gregory Barnes, M.B.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University 2004

Christopher L. Beck, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Southwestern Law School 2011
Government Attorney

Robert L. Becker, M.S.B.A., M.B.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Thomas Becker, MSEE

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Southern California 1980
Computer Architectures, Electronics, Integrated Circuit Technology, Applications, Signal Processing, Disk Drive Technology

Craig Bender, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University
Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, IT Operations Generalist (Servers, OS's, Networking, Virtualization, SAN's, Data Center)

Jared Berman, MSIT


California Lutheran University 2017

David Boberg

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Raymond Bowman, MSM

Adjunct Faculty Member

Charles E Bradbury, MS

Adjunct Faculty Member
American University 1974

Terry L Bradford-Crane, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran Univerisity 2011

Robert Brooks

Adjunct Faculty Member

Jeff Burgh, M.P.P.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Thomas Cady, M.P.P.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Public Administration, Safety Services and Organizational Change

Suzanne Callender, MS, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1999
Digital Marketing, Sales Management, Analytics, Entrepreneurship

Earle Charles, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Berne University 2000
Business Startups; Strategic Business Partner Identification; Business Strategy; Customer Relationship Management; Healthcare Business Management; Healthcare Information Ecosystem; Enterprise Systems Architecture Design, Implementation and Management

David W Church, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
University of California, Los Angeles - Anderson School of Management 2010
Senior Vice President, Bank of America. Expertise in organizational behavior and project management

Meghan B. Clark, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Gonzaga University School of Law 1998
Law

Linda E Clayton, CFP®

Adjunct Faculty Member

Alan B Cohen, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
MBA, Indiana University 1984
20 years CMO across Marketing, Strategy, Positioning, Digital, Branding, Advertising

Rustin Comer, M.T.S., M.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Oklahoma Baptist University

K.T. Connor, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
PhD in Communication from USC, background in Organization Development, Management, Value Science,Talent and Culture Assessment.

George W Corbin, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Cynthia A Counter, MS

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Finite Math, Statistics

John B. Crenshaw, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Denise J Danne, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University
Human Resource Management (14 years experience)and Professional Development for Teachers and Administrators

Janet Davis, M.S., CPA, CFP®

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
tax planning and return preparation for professionals as well as for small to mid-size businesses and their owners

Nozar T Daylami, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Claremont Graduate University 2004
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Enterprise Applications Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Cloud Computing

Ali Dehghan, Ph.D

Adjunct Faculty Member
Eastern Michigan University 2012
Marketing, Information Systems

Robert Deuson, PhD, MSHS, MS

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Minnesota 1983
Applied Economics, Industrial Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, and Public Health

John Dillon, MS

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Computer Science, application design for businesses (especially workflow designs), IBM Lotus Notes expert.

Todd E Dooling, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University

John J Duffy, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Civil Litigator

Nancy Farias, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Juris Doctorate
Law and Public Policy

Leslie Felding, B.S., M.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Skilled in leadership, business communication, problem solving , goal setting, and gap analysis.

Celia Feramisco, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Marketing, Marketing Communications, and Advertising

Stephen Finch, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University 2008
Finance, Corporate Management, Behavioral Finance, Investments, Financial Planning, International Finance, Entrepreneurship

Jade Flores-Henderson, M.S.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Drew Thomas Foley, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Fielding Graduate University 2012

Howard J Fox, JD

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Loyola University School of Law 1984
Business Litigation, Automobile Lemon Law, Divorce, Probate Litigation

Gilbert Farrell Gean, Ph.D

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Georgia State University 1981

Marilyn Gesch, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
University of California-Santa Barbara 2001
University of California-Santa Barbara, Department of Sociology; teaches healthcare policy

Arthur A Gillis, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

William Robert Greer, BSME, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
American Graduate School of International Management ("Thunderbird") 1992
Mechanical Engineering, International Business Management, Marketing/Sales and M&A

David J Habib, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Jodi Hill, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University, MBA 2004
Corporate, Brand and Product Marketing, Marketing Communications and Public Relations

Devin Holzer, M.S.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Dante M Honorico, M.P.A., M.B.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Public administration, law enforcement management, disaster/emergency preparedness, jail construction

Joseph Huggins, M.A, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

James (Mike) Jay, MBA, MSE

Adjunct Faculty Member
Consumer Insights and Analytics, Applied Statistics & Pricing Analytics.

Elizabeth Jetton, CFP®

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Bonnie L Johnson, C.P.A., M.B.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Drucker School of Management, Claremont Graduate University 1995
Economics and Strategy

Kapp L. Johnson, J.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of LaVerne College of Law 1995
Business Ethics and Law

Audrey Wehr Jones, CFP®

Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Central Florida 1979
Guiding clients through difficult money discussions

Prof. (FH) Dr. Armin Kammel, LL.M. (London), MBA (CLU)

Adjunct Faculty Member - MBA in Austria

Hratch J Karakachian, J.D. MBT, CPA,

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of West Los Angeles 2007
Taxation

Yayati Kasralikar

Adjunct Faculty Member

William Klepper, MBA, CFP®

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Investments-Retirement Planning

Manfred Kohlbach, Ph.D.

Visiting Scholar
Karl Franzens Universitaet Graz 1992
Corporate finance, risk management, general management, financial strategy

Edward William Kramer, MBA, CFP(R), EA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Tax planning for closely-held family business

Timothy N. Kuns

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Jennifer Lobenhofer, M.A.,M.R.P.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Theresa Loss, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Arizona State Univ-Walter Cronkite School of Journalism 1986
Extensive experience in civil litigation - see detailed areas of practice below.

Mary Ann Mace, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Kenneth Seth Macklin, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Spirituality and Ethics in the workplace

Gloria Macri, Ph.D

Adjunct Faculty Member
Dublin City University 2012
Teaching and researching in the fields of intercultural communication; social research methods; race, ethnicity and diaspora studies; cultural identity; and the new media

Michael Martin, MSC

Adjunct Faculty Member
Agile Product Development, Supply Chain Management, Partner Management, Turnaround Strategy, Internet/Digital Consultant

Brad E. Mattocks, MBA, MSIST

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Richard B. McAndrew, B.S. Finance

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Arizona State University 1971
Global Information Technology, International Sales Management, International Business Management & Human Resource Leadership

Steven McClurg

Adjunct Faculty Member

John McCullough

Adjunct Faculty Member

Kevin Patrick McVerry

Adjunct Faculty Member

Bernard William Merkle, MSEE

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Business Admin.

Nanette S. Metz, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Nebraska at Omaha 2007
e-learning successful outcomes, organizational theory, transportation policy, unmanned aerial vehicles and aviation developments

Sheila Moore, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Brent Morris, Ed.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Doctor of Education, USC 2013
Retired Law Enforcement Commander that specialized in large scale capital projects, and management of specialized divisions

Marc Moss, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Columbia University Graduate School of Business 1987
Management consulting and adjunct instruction in business, finance, project management, and risk/compliance

Scott D. Nelson, CFP(R), MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University

Nicholas G. Novosel III, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Kelly E. O'Donnell, JCD

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Pontifical University Antonianum, Rome 1992
Business Law, Business Ethics, Canon Law

Carlo Ohanian, MA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Economics and Quantitative Methods

Carl R. Oliver, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Fielding Graduate University 2004
Business ethics; organizational development

Disha Patel

Adjunct Faculty Member

Stefano Pelle, MA

Visiting Scholar

Claudio Perez-Korinko, M.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Master of Science in Management 1996
Hispanic Marketing Research, Ethnography, Strategic Hispanic Marketing and Advertising, International Marketing, Cultural Branding, Brand Analysis, Brand Management and Brand Extension.

Donald G Perrin, Ph.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Per-Olov (P.O.) Pettersson, Ph.D.,

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Institute of Technology 1996
Management Science, Program Management, Image Sensors

Adam Pollock, J.D.

Adjunct Factulty Member
Utah State University B.A. 2009
Estate Planning, Probate, Business Advising, and Business Formation

Andrew P Powers, M.P.P.A.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Michael J. Prior, Ph.D., DBA, Ed.D., MBA.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
ISM, Paris, France. Ph.D. 2006
Business Strategy, Marketing, Business Innovation. International Trade & Development. Global Executive Developing Unique Lifestyle Products, Motorsports, Investment Partnerships, Auto Manufacturing, Tourism, Entertainment.and

Michael Puente, M.S.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Steven Rice, J.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Elroy Schneider, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Loyola University School of Law 1975
Business Law and Business Ethics

Lee Schuh, J.D. EA, CFP®

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
UCLA 1964
Business management, member of Board of Directors and entrepreneurship

Morris Shechtman

Adjunct Faculty Member

Charlie Sibbald

Adjunct Faculty Member
Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Pitching and Presenting, Finance, OB, Accounting

Victoria V Silchenko, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Daniel S. Smith, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Global Operations - Biotechnology & Pharamacuetical

Sandy Smith, M.P.P.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Tony Steigelman, M.B.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Central Michigan 1982
Operations and Logistics, Acquistion Programs, Government Acquisiton, Military Logistics

Jonathan Sundberg, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University 2016

Edgar A. Terry, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Financial Analysis & Agricultural Finance

Teresa Thompson

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Markus Tomaschitz

Visiting Scholar

Adrian Tylim, M.S.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Corporate Sustainability and Renewable Energy Systems

Margarita Vaiman, MBA, MSC

Adjunct Faculty Member

Steven R. Van Hook, PhD

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Broadcast journalist, social worker, educator, international economic development media director.

Charles M. Vance, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Management, Human Resources, International Business, Training, Organization Development

Sushma Vasudevan

Adjunct Faculty Member

Ken Watten, CFP, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member

Richard M. Weber, MBA, CLU, AEP (Distinguished)

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Insurance Fiduciary / fee-only expert on life, disability, long term care and annuity insurance products and agent standards of care

Jeremy D Witbeck, MBA, CFA, CFP®

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Stefan Wolowicz, BS

Adjunct Faculty Memeber
CSU Northridge 1968
Public accounting and auditing

Gilbert Young

Adjunct Faculty Member

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