where academic investigation +
christian faith +
service to others unite
jthomas@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2064

John Thomas PhD, Dean, School of Business

  • Bashir Hasso Professor of Entrepreneurship (1989)
  • Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University 2001

Behavioral finance, political economy, development studies, social entrepreneurship

gchartie@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2181

Gary Chartier JD, PHD, Associate Dean, Zapara School of Business

  • Associate Dean, Zapara School of Business
  • Professor of Law and Business Ethics (2001)
  • J.D. University of California at Los Angeles 2001
  • Ph.D. University of Cambridge 1991

Law and legal theory, ethics, political theory

dzurek@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2184

Danette Zurek MBA

  • Assistant Professor of Accounting (2006)
  • M.B.A. Andrews University 1998, CPA 1992

Auditing, financial accounting, managerial accounting, taxation, government and non-profit accounting

dalbrech@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2061

David Albrecht PHD

  • Professor of Accounting (2013)
  • Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1991

Financial accounting theory, auditing model theory, accounting standard setting, accounting education, social media in organizations

dpena@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2517

Dulce L. Peña MA, MNA, JD

  • Associate Professor of Law and Human Resource
  • Management (2011)
  • M.A. Fielding Institute 2010
  • J.D. Pepperdine University 1990
  • M.N.A. Loma Linda University 1987

Employment law, leadership, conflict resolution

erizkall@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2474

Elias G. Rizkallah PHD, Coordinator

  • Coordinator of Program in Marketing and Management
  • Professor of Marketing and Management (2001)
  • Ph.D. Northwestern University 1982

International marketing, strategic marketing planning, marketing management, consumer behavior

fclarke@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2057

Fredrick Clarke PHD

  • Assistant Professor of Economics (2010)
  • Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University (2010)

International trade, game theory

gogum@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2314

George O. Ogum DBA

  • Associate Professor of Finance (1997)
  • D.B.A. University of Memphis 1990

International finance, financial management, banking, emerging capital markets finance, corporate finance, financial econometrics

jfox@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2031

Jere L. Fox MA, JD

  • Associate Professor of Law and Management (2011)
  • M.A. La Sierra University 2007
  • J.D. Pepperdine University 1977

Estate planning, trust and probate law, business law, constitutional law and the church

kwebster@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2405

Kristine Webster MBA

  • Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance (1995, 2006)
  • C.P.A. 1992, M.B.A. Loma Linda University 1991

Financial and managerial accounting, accounting information systems, taxation, government and nonprofit accounting, entrepreneurial finance

khowson@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2066

Keith Howson PHD, Coordinator

  • Coordinator of the Program in Accounting, Economics, and Finance
  • Professor of Accounting (2013)
  • C.A. 2010
  • Ph.D. University of Newcastle 2002
  • C.M.A. 2000

Not-for-profit governance

lreynold@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2501

Lee Reynolds PHD, Coordinator

  • Professor of Finance and Economics (1979, 2001)
  • Ph.D. University of Nebraska 1979

Financial management, investment analysis, value-based management

sanderso@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2722

S. Eric Anderson PHD

  • Professor of Management and Economics (2011)
  • Ph.D. University of North Texas 1992

Health care management, strategic management, health care economics and finance, political economy, international trade

Collaborating Faculty

Robert J. Cruise
  • Lecturer in Quantitative Methods
  • Ph.D. University of Alabama 1974

    Statistical methodology, instrument development, survey methodology
Siddharth Swaminathan
  • Lecturer in Economics and Quantitative Methods (2001)
  • Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University 2001

    International political economy, conflict processes, development economics, econometrics, research design
Cheryl Bauman
  • Lecturer in Office Administration;
  • Colloquium Coordinator
  • B.S. Loma Linda University 1974

    Student services, business colloquium management
James Erickson
  • Director, La Sierra University Center for Philanthropy
  • L.H.D./hc La Sierra University 2007
  • Ed.D. Indiana University 1970

    Philanthropic fundraising, not-for-profit organizational strategy
Craig Kinzer
  • Lecturer in Business Communication
  • Ph.D. University of California at Riverside 2007

    Business communication, management strategy, management and literature, medieval English
Robert Krone
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor of Strategic Management
  • Ph.D. University of California at Los Angeles 1972

    Strategic planning, electronic distance learning, systems analysis, policy formulation, organization theory
Nabil Y. Razzouk
  • Lecturer in Marketing
  • Ph.D. Arizona State University 1980

Marketing and business education, marketing ethics, comparative and international marketing

Victoria A. Seitz
  • Lecturer in Marketing
  • Ph.D. Oklahoma State University 1987

Apparel merchandising, consumer behavior, advertising strategy

Juanita J. Singh
  • Lecturer in Business Communication
  • Ed.D. Loma Linda University 1992

Writing skill development, intercultural business communication

Warren C. Trenchard
  • Director, Edward C. Allred Center
  • Lecturer in Management and Social Entrepreneurship
  • Ph.D. University of Chicago 1981

Social entrepreneurship, management strategy

John Wyatt III
  • Lecturer in Business Law
  • J.D. University of Dayton 1978

Governmental regulation of business, government procurement, contract management