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Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Cheryl Adkins Photo Cheryl L. Adkins

 Professor of Management
 B.S., Longwood University; M.B.A. Salisbury
 State University; Ph.D., The University of 
 South Carolina
 adkinscl@longwood.edu
 (434) 395-2381

 

Frank BaconFrank W. Bacon

Professor of Finance
B.S., University of Richmond; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
baconfw@longwood.edu
(434) 395- 2131

 

Ayse N. Balas

Assistant Professor of Marketing
B.Sc., Hacettepe University; MBA, Wright State University; Ph.D., Old Dominion University
balasan@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2142

 

George Banks

Assistant Professor of Management
B.A., College of William & Mary; M.A., University of New Haven; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
banksgc@longwood.edu
(434) 395-4924

 

Paul T. Barrett

Dean, College of Business & Economics
B.A., University of Maryland at College Park; M.Ed., Towson University; Ph.D., Regent University; C.P.A.
barrettpt@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2137

 

Xun Bian

Assistant Professor of Finance & Real Estate
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University- University Park
bianx@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2231

 

Randy Boyle 

Associate Professor of Information Systems & Security
A.A., Weber State University; B.S., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Florida State University
boylerj@longwood.edu
                        (434) 395-4913

 

Ray Brastow Raymond T. Brastow

 Professor of Economics
 B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington
 brastowrt@longwood.edu
 (434) 395-2370

 

                        Chandrashekar  D. Challa

                         Adjunct Professor of Information Systems
                         & Security; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth
                         University; M.B. A., University of Delhi
                         challacd@longwood.edu
                        

                     

                        Lewis C. Chong
 
                        CPT/AG and Assistant Professor of  
                        Military Science
                        chongcl@longwood.edu
                        (434) 395-2136

 

 

Robert J. Cochran

Associate Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., The College of William and Mary; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; C.P.A.
cochranrj@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2361

 

Ken Copeland P. Kenneth Copeland

Adjunct Professor of Accounting, Vice President of Administration & Finance, & Executive Director, Longwood Real Estate Foundation
B.S., Averett College; MBA, Virginia Commonwealth University; C.P.A.
                        copelandpk@longwood.edu

 

                          Justin C. Contat
     
                         Visiting Professor of Economics
                         Ph.D., University of North 
                         Carolina; B. S., University of
                         Florida
                         contatcc@longwood.edu 
                         (434) 395-2571
                        

Glenn S. Dardick

Associate Professor of Information Systems & Security; B.S.B.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
dardickgs@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2377

 

                      Blake A. Duffey
        
                      Adjunct Professor of Information Systems &
                      Security; B. S., Mary Washington College 
                      duffeyba@longwood.edu
                     
                          

    

Melinda I. Fowlkes

Assistant Dean
B.S., M.Ed., University of Georgia; M.B.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
fowlkesmi@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2379

 

John N. Gaskins

Associate Professor of Marketing
B.A., Ohio State University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Houston
gaskinsjn@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2881

 

 
James C. Haug

Associate Professor of Management
B.S., Columbia University; M.B.A., University of California, Berkeley; D.B.A., George Washington University
Registered P.E., California (Manufacturing)
haugjc@longwood.edu
                       (434) 395-2881

 

                      Cherry Hedges
 Cherry Hedges

 Adjunct Professor of Personal Finance
 B.A., University of Virginia;
 M.A., University of Nebraska 
 Cherry.Hedges@vacu.org

 

 

Claire LaRocheClaire R. LaRoche

Associate Professor of Business Law
B.S., College of Charleston; J.D., University of South Carolina Law School; M.B.A., College of William & Mary
larochecr@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2366

 

Faculty

 Linda Lau
 Linda K. Lau

 Associate Professor of Information Systems 
 & Security
 B.S., M.B.A., Illinois State University; Ph.D., 
 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
 laulk@longwood.edu
 (434) 395-2778

 

                    Herbert P. Lefler IV
                  
                    
Senior Military Science Instructor -ROTC
                    Military Science
                    leflerhp@longwood.edu
                    (434) 395-2834
                  

David LehrDavid L. Lehr

Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., State University of New York at Fredonia; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
lehrdl@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2459
  

Melanie Marks PhotoMelanie B. Marks

Professor of Economics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Texas A & M
marksmb@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2372

 

Christopher Metts


Christopher Metts

Adjunct Professor of Finance
B.S., George Mason University; M.B.A.,
James Madison University
mettscm@longwood.edu

 

 

                          Stephen R. Meyers
         
                         Adjunct Professor of Marketing
                         M.B.A., College of William & Mary; B. S., 
                         Longwood University
                         meyerssr@longwood.edu

 

                          Richard W. Monroe

                         Visiting Professor of Supply Chain 
                         Management         
                         Ph. D.,  Old Dominion University; B. S., 
                         Southern Technical Institute; M. A., 
                         Western New England College
                         monroerw@longwood.edu
                         (434) 395-4938

 

Abbey O'Connor PhotoAbigail H. O'Connor

Assistant Dean for External Affairs & MBA Program Director
B.A., Roanoke College; M.B.A., Fordham University
oconnorah@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2043

 

Tiffany Park

Adjunct Professor of Management
B.A., Longwood University; M.B.A., University of Georgia
parktl@longwood.edu

 

                       Dawn M. Schwartz
        
                       
                       Adjunct Professor of Accounting
                       B.A., Longwood University
                       schwartzdm@longwood.edu
                       (434) 395-2872

 

Rebecca SturgillRebecca K. Sturgill

Adjunct Professor of Management
B.A., Oberlin College; M.B.A., College of William and Mary
sturgillrk@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2050

 

Bennie Waller Bennie D. Waller

 Chair, Department of Accounting,
 Economics, Finance, & Real Estate, and 
 Professor of Finance and Real Estate
 B.S.B.A., Longwood University; M.B.A., 
 University of North Carolina at 
 Wilmington; Ph.D., University of Mississippi
                       wallerbd@longwood.edu
                       (434) 395-2046

 

Scott Wentland Scott A. Wentland

 Assistant Professor of Economics
 B.A., M.A., Miami University (Ohio); Ph.D., 
 George Mason University
 wentlandsa@longwood.edu
 (434) 395-2160

 

Charles D. White

Chair, Department of CYBR, ISYS, Management, & Marketing
Associate Professor of Management
B.A., Baptist College of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of Alabama
                       whitecd@longwood.edu                
                       (434) 395-2832

 

                       James Williams

                       Adjunct Professor of Acctounting 
                       M. A., Virginia Commonwealth  
                       University; B. S., Longwood University  
                       williamsjn@longwood.edu

 

                         Thomas  F. Wilson

                         Assistant Professor of Military Science
                         wilsontf@longwood.edu
                         (434) 395-2834

 

Linda Berns Wright

Associate Professor of Marketing & Retailing
B.G.S., M.B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., Wayne State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee
wrightlb@longwood.edu
                        (434) 395-2777








 

Ling Yang

Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.M. Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, Nanjing, China; M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University;
Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University
yangl5@longwood.edu
                       (434) 395-4990

 

Staff

Diane T. Barrett

Office Manager, SNVC Institute for Leadership and Innovation
434-395-2145
barrettdt@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2145

 

William H. Baxter

Director, McGaughy Internship & Professional Development Center
434-395-2460
baxterwh@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2460

 

Janet C. Evans

Administrative Assistant to the Dean & Events Coordinator, College of Business and Economics
evansjc@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2045

 

 
Desiree E. Lee

Administrative Assistant to the Faculty, College of Business & Economics; Logistics and Cyber Security
leedn@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2042 
                        

 

 Nancy Postans
Nancy C. Postans

Internship Coordinator, McGaughy Internship & Professional Development Center
postansnc@longwood.edu
(434) 395-2878