Business Faculty

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 Truitt Poynter
  • Dr. Julia Truitt 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
Ms. Amy Sheikh
Success factors for small businesses
Non-profit operations
Real Estate
Labor economics
Social media marketing