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RICHARD BARRETT
Senior Instructor in Business Administration (Retired) 
B.S., M.B.A., Youngstown State University (Ohio).
Recipient of Outstanding Teacher Award in 1991.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Industry/education partnerships; gaining competitive advantage through development of human resources in organizations.
Joined the campus faculty in 1985.
email: rtb3@psu.edu

DIANE M. DISNEY
Professor Emerita of Management
B.A., Stetson University; M.B.A., University of Rhode Island; M.A.T., Duke University;
Ph.D., The Heller School, Brandeis University
Scholarly/Research Interests:
Joined campus faculty in 2009
Email:  disneyd@psu.edu

LORI ELIAS
Instructor in Marketing
B.A. and M.B.A., Wilkes University (Wilkes-Barre, PA)
Scholarly Interests: Consumer behavior and integrated marketing
Joined Brandywine faculty in 2011
email: lxe9@psu.edu

VERONICA M. GODSHALK
Professor of Management
B.S. Drexel University, M.S. University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D. Drexel University
Scholarly/Research Interest: Research includes areas of career management and mentoring; managing individual careers and the effects of those processes. Pedagogical research focuses on the effect of online and hybrid technologies on learning outcomes.
Joined campus faculty in 2011.
email: vmg3@psu.edu

FRANCIS GREEN
Instructor in Business
B.S., University of Delaware; MBA, Wilmington College
Scholarly/Research Interests: Management concepts; mirco-computers in business; using technology to solve business problems.
Joined campus faculty in 2003.
e mail: fog1@psu.edu

MICHAEL A. KERSNICK
Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration
B.A., M.B.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.
Recipient of the Outstanding Teacher Award in l978, 1983, and 1988, and the Amoco Foundation Outstanding Teaching Award in 1984.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Computer assisted instruction.
Joined campus faculty in l968.
email: mak6@psu.edu

CHRISTINA M. OLEAR
Instructor in Accounting
B.S. Accounting, Park University; B.S. Marketing, B.S. Management, Bloomsburg University; M.Acc Accounting with a specialization in Taxation, Strayer University
Scholarly/Research Interests: Pedagogy, ethics
Joined campus faculty in 2010.
Email: cmo16@psu.edu

JULIE STANTON
Associate Professor in Business
B.A., Georgetown University; Ph.D., University of Maryland
Scholarly/Research Interests: Consumer interest in organic and other niche foods, and in food marketing channels between developing and developed country markets.
Joined campus faculty in 2008.
email: jvs11@psu.edu

JOHN TERRELL
Senior Instructor in Accounting (Retired)
B.A., with general honors, The Johns Hopkins University; M.B.A., Wharton Graduate Division, University of Pennsylvania.
Recipient of Outstanding Teacher Award in 1981, 1994 and 1998.
Scholarly/Research Interests: Business information systems; business finance.
Joined campus faculty in 1976.
email: jrt1@psu.edu 

KATHLEEN YANOSHAK
Instructor in Accounting
B.B.A., Villanova University
Scholarly/Research Interests:
Joined campus faculty part time in 2000, full time 2004.
email: kmy10@psu.edu