Faculty

Mr. Donald Balla

Mr. Donald Balla

Professor of Business

J.D., University of Arkansas

M.M., Florida State University

M.S., The American College

B.M., Southern Illinois University

C.P.A., Illinois

dballa@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Traci Barrios

Ms. Traci Barrios

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Team Leader, Nestle Purina Petcare, Latin America, Walmart

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.A., John Brown University

TBarrios@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Dean Boyer

Dr. Dean Boyer

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

D.Min., Faith Evangelical Seminary

M.S., Butler University

B.S., Liberty University

DBoyer@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Andre Broquard

Dr. Andre Broquard

Dean of Student Life and Director of Residence Life

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Ed.D., University of Arkansas

M.A., Regent University

B.A., Taylor University

Abroquard@jbu.edu

 

 
Mrs. Rebecca Burkes

Mrs. Rebecca Burkes

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Vice President and In House Counsel, The Burkes Company

J.D., Baylor University

B.A., University of Texas

RBurkes@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Bill Burnett

Dr. Bill Burnett

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director, Cornerstone Counselng

Ph.D., University of North Texas

M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary

M.Ed., University of Arkansas

B.S.E., University of Arkansas

BBurnett@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Maxie Carpenter

Mr. Maxie Carpenter

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Senior Partner, Diversified Retail Solutions, LLC

B.S., Warren National University

MCarpenter@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Rick Casey

Dr. Rick Casey

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Professor of Management and Business, University of the Ozarks

D.B.A, Nova Southeastern University

M.B.A., University of Central Arkansas

B.S., College of the Ozarks

RCasey@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Faith Chapman

Ms. Faith Chapman

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Consultant/Owner, Bridges Consulting Services, Inc.

M.Ed., University of West Florida

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.S., Indiana University

FChapman@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Janine Chitty

Dr. Janine Chitty

Adjunct Instructor, Business Degree Completion

Assistant Professor, English, University of Arkansas Fort Smith

Ph.D., University of Arkansas

M.A., Webster University

B.A., University of Central Arkansas

JChitty@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Roberta Clark

Ms. Roberta Clark

Adjunct Instructor, Business Degree Completion and Graduate Business

Instructor, Division of Business, Arkansas Baptist College

M.B.A., University of Arkansas

B.S., Park University

RClark@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Don Crandall

Mr. Don Crandall

Vice President for Enrollment Management

Assistant Professor of Organizational Leadership

M.S., Aurora College

B.A., Aurora College

DCrandal@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Tim Culp

Mr. Tim Culp

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director, Finance & Systems, Walmart Foundation

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

TCulp@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Robert Cupp

Dr. Robert Cupp

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Founding Pastor and Executive Director of the BiLD Training Center, Fellowship Bible Church

D.Min., Western Conservative Baptist Theological Seminary

M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary

S.T.M., Dallas Theological Seminary

M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

B.S., University of Arkansas

RCupp@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Faye Dancer

Ms. Faye Dancer

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Human Resources Director, Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corp.

M.B.A., John Brown University

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

FDancer@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Jerelyn Duncan

Dr. Jerelyn Duncan

Adjunt Instructor, Graduate Business

Director of Institutional Research, Arkansas Baptist College

D.Mgt., University of Phoenix

M.B.A., University of Phoenix

B.B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

JDuncan@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. J. Richard Ellis

Dr. J. Richard Ellis

Dean of The Graduate School

Professor of Adult Education

Ph.D., University of Michigan

M.Div., Biola University

B.R.Ed., William Tyndale College

REllis@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Edward Ericson III

Dr. Edward Ericson III

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

Professor of History

Ph.D., Indiana University

M.A., Indiana University

B.A., Calvin College

EEricson@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Eva Fast

Ms. Eva Fast

Instructor of Business

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

efast@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Jay Foley

Mr. Jay Foley

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Pastor, Paradise Valley Community Church

M.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

JFoley@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Jason B. Fowler

Mr. Jason B. Fowler

Adjunct Instructor, Business Degree Completion and Graduate Business

Controller, Fowler Family Enterprises

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas

C.P.A.

JFowler@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Richard Froman

Dr. Richard Froman

Chair, Division of Humanities & Social Sciences

Professor of Psychology

Ph.D., University of Wyoming

M.A., California State University, Sacramento

B.A., California State University, Sacramento

RFroman@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Jerry Geisler

Mr. Jerry Geisler

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director, Information Systems Security Operations, Walmart Stores, Inc.

M.B.A., John Brown University

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.A., John Brown University

JGeisler@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Mike Gibbs

Mr. Mike Gibbs

Adjunct Instructor, Business Degree Completion and Graduate Business

M.B.A., Regis University

B.S., Virginia Tech

MGibbs@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Michael Graen

Mr. Michael Graen

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director of Supply Chain Store Innovation, Walmart Stores, Inc.

M.B.A., University of Cincinnati

B.B.A., University of Cincinnati

MGraen@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Delia Haak

Dr. Delia Haak

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Executive Director, Illinois River Watershed Partnership

Ed.D., University of Arkansas

M.B.A., University of Arkansas

B.S., John Brown University

DHaak@jbu.edu

 

 
Mrs. Kimberly  Hadley

Mrs. Kimberly Hadley

Vice President of Finance and Administration

Assistant Professor of Business

M.B.A., University of Arkansas

B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas

A.A., Westark Community College

KHadley@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Shannon Hampton

Mr. Shannon Hampton

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Senior Director of Human Resources for Walmart Asia

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas

SHampton@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Kay Hardin

Dr. Kay Hardin

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Staff Chaplain, Baptist Health Medical Center

D.Min., Asbury Theological Seminary

M.R.E., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

B.A., Belmont University

KHardin@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Tim Harris

Mr. Tim Harris

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director, Health & Wellness Logistics, Wal-Mart Logistics

M.S., John Brown University

B.S., Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

tharris@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Ian Hewitt

Mr. Ian Hewitt

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

National Account Manager, Doskocil Manufacturing

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

IHewitt@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Emily Hornok

Ms. Emily Hornok

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Senior Accountant, Rasco, Winter, Abston, Moore & Associates, LLP

M.Acc., University of Arkansas

B.S., John Brown University

EHornok@jbu.edu

 

 

Dr. Larry Horton

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Organizational Consultant, Walmart Inc.

Ph.D., Michigan State University

M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary

B.A., Grove City College

LHorton@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Jeff Huntington

Mr. Jeff Huntington

Adjunct Instructor,Business Degree Completion and Graduate Business

Audit Manager, Arkansas Best Corporation

M.B.A., Webster University

B.B.A., University of Arkansas

JHuntington@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Charles Hyde

Mr. Charles Hyde

CEO, The Soderquist Center

Assistant Professor of Organizational Leadership

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., University of Arkansas

CHyde@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Preston Jones

Dr. Preston Jones

Associate Professor of History

Ph.D., University of Ottawa

M.A., Sonoma State University

B.A., California State University, San Bernardino

PJones@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Ken Jones

Dr. Ken Jones

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Owner, Jones FM, LLC

D.B.A., Anderson University

M.B.A., Webster University

B.S., John Brown University

KJones@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Michael Kennelley

Dr. Michael Kennelley

Associate Professor of Business

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

M.B.A., Pittsburgh State University

B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas

MKennell@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. James Krall

Dr. James Krall

Vice President of University Advancement

Assistant Professor of Organizational Leadership

Ed.D., University of Tennessee

M.A., Ball State University

B.A., Taylor University

JKrall@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Christa Kyomya

Ms. Christa Kyomya

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Training & Development Officer, Uganda Christian University

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

CKyomya@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Stephine Lacey

Ms. Stephine Lacey

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Attorney at Law

J.D., South Texas College of Law

B.S.E., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

slacey@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. John Lenschow

Mr. John Lenschow

Adjunct Instructor, Business Degree Completion and Graduate Business

Th.M., Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary

M.Div., Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary

B.A., Oral Roberts University

JLenschow@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Wendy MacColl

Ms. Wendy MacColl

Director, Office of eLearning, Pikes Peak Community College

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

M.A., University of Colorado

B.Sc., Colorado State University

A.A.S., Pikes Peak Community College

wmaccoll@jbu.edu

 

 
Mrs. DeNisha McCollum

Mrs. DeNisha McCollum

Head, Department of Graduate Business

Assistant Professor of Business

M.Ed., North Central University

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.A., University of Arkansas

DMcCollum@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Scott McCollum

Mr. Scott McCollum

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director of Planning, Walmart Stores, Inc.

M.S., University of Arkansas

B.S., University of Arkansas

smccollum

 

 
Mr. John McCullough

Mr. John McCullough

Professor of Business

M.S., Oklahoma State University

C.P.A., State of Arkansas

B.A., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

JMcCullo@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Amanda Moore

Dr. Amanda Moore

Assistant Professor of Business

Ed.D., University of Arkansas

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S.B.A., John Brown University

MMoore@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. April Moreton

Dr. April Moreton

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director of Development

Ph.D., University of North Texas

M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary

B.A., Texas Christian University

AMoreton@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Julie Murray

Ms. Julie Murray

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Principal, Ethics Practice, Solutions House

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.A., University of Arkansas

JMurray@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Pat O'Brien

Dr. Pat O'Brien

Assistant Professor of Business

Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

M.B.A., Webster University

B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

POBrien@jbu.edu

 

 

Dr. William C. Oliver

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Adjunct Instructor, Harding University

Ph.D., The Union Institute

B.S., University of Alabama

WOliver@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Rocky Parsons

Mr. Rocky Parsons

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S., University of Arkansas

RParsons@jbu.edu

 

 

Dr. David Perkins

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Associate Professor of Business, Grand Canyon University

D.B.A., Anderson University

M.S., Arizona State University

B.S., Southwest Minnesota State University

DPerkins@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Cornelius W. Pratt, II

Mr. Cornelius W. Pratt, II

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Change/Availability Coordinator, Walmart Stores, Inc.

M.B.A., Oklahoma Wesleyan University

M.S., Illinois Institute of Technology

B.S., Cuttington University, Liberia

CPratt@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Tim  Redmer

Dr. Tim Redmer

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Professor of Accounting and Finance, Regent University

Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

M.B.A., Southern Illinois University

B.A., Drury University

tredmer@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. John  Rhodes

Mr. John Rhodes

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Senior Director, Walmart International

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.A., Drury University

JRhodes@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Rebecca Rothfuss

Dr. Rebecca Rothfuss

Director, Leaders Scholars Institute

Assistant Professor of Business

Ph.D., Dallas Baptist University

M.S., Ball State University

B.A., Bartlesville Wesleyan College

BRothfuss@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Jim Shankle

Mr. Jim Shankle

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Managing Director, 71 Ventures, LLC

M.B.A., Harvard Business School

B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas

JShankle@jbu.edu

 

 

Mr. Mark Silet

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Director of Internet Marketing and Business Development, TTC Marketing Solutions

M.S., Indiana Wesleyan University

B.S., University of Phoenix

MSilet@jbu.edu

 

 
Mrs. Tonya Suarez

Mrs. Tonya Suarez

Assistant Professor of Business

M.S., University of Arkansas

B.S., John Brown University

TSuarez@jbu.edu

 

 
Ms. Diana Summers

Ms. Diana Summers

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Coordinator, User Support Services/Help Desk

M.S., John Brown University

B.S., John Brown University

dsummers@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Susan Thornton

Dr. Susan Thornton

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

International Capability Development Leader, Procter & Gamble

D.S.L., Regent University

M.S.L.E., John Brown University

B.A., Louisiana State University

SThornton@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Robert Timmons

Dr. Robert Timmons

Associate Professor of Graduate Business

D.B.A., Anderson University

M.B.A., John Brown University

B.S.B.A., Pittsburg State University

BTimmons@jbu.edu

 

 
Mr. Thomas Verdery

Mr. Thomas Verdery

Executive In Residence, The Soderquist Center

Professor of Business

M.B.A., University of Dallas

B.B.A., Texas Tech University

TVerdery@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Randall Waldron

Dr. Randall Waldron

Professor, Economics and International Business

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

B.A., Northwestern University

rwaldron@jbu.edu

 

 
Dr. Joe Walenciak

Dr. Joe Walenciak

Associate Dean, College of Business

Chair, Undergraduate Business

Professor of Business

Ph.D., University of Arkansas

M.B.A., University of Arkansas

B.S., John Brown University

JWalenci@jbu.edu

 

 

Mr. Nathan Wilkerson

Adjunct Instructor, Graduate Business

Minister, Pleasant Street Church of Christ

M.A., John Brown University

B.A., University of Arkansas

NWilkerson@jbu.edu