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School of Business Faculty List by Area



Carpenter, Charles G. First Union Bank Chair in Accounting.   BS, Elmhurst College; MS and PhD, University of Illinois

Johnson, Brad R. Associate Professor and Area Coordinator.   BA, UCLA, MS, California State University;  MBT, University of Southern California,  JD, Northwestern School of Law of Lew and Clark College; PhD, University of Houston

Lundy, Howard G. Adjunct Faculty and Administrative Manager, Francis Marion University.   BS, Francis Marion College;   MA, University of South Carolina;   Certified Public Accountant [North Carolina]

Poston, Kay M. Professor.  B.A; MAcc; PhD, University of Tennessee---Knoxville

Turner, Pamela P. Instructor.  BS, The University of South Carolina --- Coastal Carolina College;  MBA, Francis Marion University;  Certified Public Accountant [South Carolina]

Business Administration


Belk, Eric. Adjunct Faculty in Business.  BS, Francis Marion University; MBA, University of South Carolina.  Vice-President, Sun Belt Line [a transportation company]

Dittman, Mary R. Instructor.  BS, University of Nevada—Reno;  MBA, Francis Marion University

Edwards, Jonathan P. Adjunct Faculty in Business Law and General Counsel for the University.  B.S., Francis Marion University; JD, Charleston School of Law

Elmore, Kathy P. Adjunct Faculty in Business Law.  B.A., University of Oklahoma; JD, University of South Carolina.  Partner with Orr, Elmore & Ervin, with concentration in criminal, civil and domestic litigation



Franck, David. John Kassab Professor.  BSBA, East Carolina University;  MS, University of North Carolina at Charlotte;  PhD, University of Georgia

Kyer, Ben L. Benjamin Wall Ingram III Professor, Economics Coordinator.  BS, Glenville State College;    MS and PhD, West Virginia University

Munn, Johnathan. Associate Professor.  BS, Clemson University;  PhD, University of South Carolina

O'Brien, M. Barry. Dean of the School of Business.  BA, University of North Carolina at Pembroke; PhD, University of South Carolina

Padgett, Caroliniana S. Assistant Professor of Economics. BA, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; PhD, University of South Carolina



Hughes, Michael P. Associate Professor.  BSET, University of Central Florida;  MBA and PhD, University of Central Florida

Riley, Neil F. WBSC Professor of Financial Management and Area Coordinator.  BS, University of Southwestern Louisiana;  MBA, University of Southern Mississippi;  PhD, University of Mississippi

Serrano, Jan M. Assistant Professor of Finance.  BA and MBA, Stephen F. Austin State University;  PhD, Virginia Tech



Aniello, Joe. Associate Professor of Management and Coordinator for Non-Profit Management; BS, Fairfield University;  MBA, Fordham University;  EdD, Vanderbilt University

David, Fred R. TranSouth Professor of Strategic Planning.  BS and MBA, Wake Forest University;  PhD, University of South Carolina

Peters, Susan D. Forrest S. Williams Chair in Entrepreneurship and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship.  BS, Millikin University;  MBA, Kent State University;  PhD, St. Louis University

Rajagopalan, Hari K. Associate Dean, Associate Professor of Management, and the Eugene A. Fallon, Jr. Chair of Production Management. BS, Anna University;  MBA, University of Delhi; MS and PhD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Setzler III, Hubert E. Associate Professor of Management and Area Coordinator of Management and  ESCEM Accreditation.  BA, Newberry College;     MBA and PhD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Sharer, Elizabeth. Assistant Professor.  BFA, BS, and PhD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Yanson, Regina C. Assistant Professor.  BA, SUNY Fredonia; MBA, Niagara University; PhD, University at Albany

Management Information Systems


Shin, Yong B. Associate Professor.  BS, Utah State University;  MS and PhD, Mississippi State University

Smith, Allen E. Associate Professor and Coordinator.  BS, University of South Carolina;  MA, Pepperdine University;  PhD, University of South Carolina



DeVincenzo, Marie H. Assistant Professor.  BS, MS and PhD, University of Utah

Lawrimore Belanger, Kay. N.B. Baroody Professor, Director of the MBA Program, and Coordinator of the Marketing Area.  BS, Francis Marion College;  MBA and PhD, University of South Carolina


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