Business Faculty

Dr. Adam Evans
  • Dr. Adam Evans
  • Assistant Professor of Business Administration
  • Ph.D., Organizational Management and Behavior, Capella University, 2010
    M.B.A., The Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, 2008
    B.A., Communications and Spanish, Case Western Reserve University, 2005
Mr. Brian Gardner
  • Mr. Brian Gardner
  • Part-Time Instructor in Business Administration
  • J.D., University of Kentucky, 1984
    B.A., Government and Economics, Centre College, 1981
Dr. Rebecca Hochradel
  • Dr. Rebecca Hochradel
  • Associate Professor, Business Administration
  • Ph.D., Business Philosophy, Old Dominion University, 2007
    M.S., Management in Community Nutrition, Georgia State University, 1984
    B.S., Home Economics, University of Louisville, 1978
Dr. Jeffrey D. Hopper
  • Dr. Jeffrey D. Hopper
  • Associate Professor of Business Administration;
  • Ph.D., Economics, Middle Tennessee State University, 2008
    M.A., Economics, Middle Tennessee State University, 2005
    M.B.A., Middle Tennessee State University, 1997
    B.A., Business Administration, Transylvania University, 1994
Dr. Julia Poynter
  • Dr. Julia Poynter
  • Associate Professor of Business
  • Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1991
    M.B.A., University of Georgia, 1989
    M.N.S., University of Kentucky, 1983
    B.S., University of Kentucky, 1980
Real Estate
Success factors for small businesses
Non-profit operations
Experiential Learning
Gamification Theory
Labor economics
Social media marketing