Academic Programs at WSU Tri-Cities Carson College of Business

Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Nancy W. Ashley

Nancy W. Ashley, Ph.D.

Department of Management, Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship

Clinical Associate Professor

509-372-7359
West 207N
nashley@tricity.wsu.edu

Nancy W. Ashley (1995), Associate Professor – Clinical, received her Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona. Dr. Ashley joined the WSUTC faculty in 1999. Her scholarship focuses on theory building for Six Sigma.

Tim Baker

Tim Baker, Ph.D.

Department of Finance and Management Science

Associate Professor
509-372-7277
West 207P
bakert@tricity.wsu.edu

Tim Baker (1994), Associate Professor, received his Ph.D. in Operations Management from Ohio State University. Baker came to WSU Tri-Cities in 1999 from Bass Hotels and Resorts, where he was the revenue management research head. His key areas of research interest are service operations, especially pricing strategies; reverse logistics decision support systems.

Jesus Bravo

Jesus Bravo, Ph.D.

Department of Management, Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship

Assistant Professor

509-372-7331
West 207J
jesus.bravo@tricity.wsu.edu

Jesus Bravo (2006), Assistant Professor, received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from University of Illinois in Chicago. Bravo came to WSU Tri-Cities in 2011 from Arizona State University. His teaching and research interests are in the areas of Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management.

Harrington, Robert

Robert Harrington, Ph.D., MBA

School of Hospitality Business Management

Professor
509-372-7487
West 207E
rharrington@tricity.wsu.edu
Bob Harrington (2001), Professor, received his Ph.D. in Strategic Management from Washington State University, Pullman. Harrington came to WSU Tri-Cities in 2015 from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville where he was the 21st Century Endowed Chair in Hospitality. Given his background as an executive chef, his research and teaching interests are food and drink pairing relationships, innovation management in the hospitality field, co-creation of hospitality experiences and culinary & wine tourism strategies.

Jones, Kraig

Kraig Jones, MA, CPA

Department of Accounting

Instructor
509-372-7311
West 207F
Kraig_jones@tricity.wsu.edu
Kraig Jones (1996), Instructor, received his Master of Accounting degree from Washington State University and is also a licensed CPA in the state of Washington. He joined WSU Tri-Cities in 2008 as an Adjunct Instructor while working as a Supervisor at LeMaster Daniels in Kennewick.

Marlowe, Byron

Byron Marlowe, MBA

School of Hospitality Business Management

Instructor, Hospitality and Wine Business Management
509-372-7436
West 207H
byron.marlowe@tricity.wsu.edu
Byron Marlowe (2011), Instructor, received his Master of Business Administration with concentration in Hospitality Management from Colorado Technical University – Denver. Byron’s teaching background from Southern Oregon University where he was recently Sr. Instructor and Hospitality and Tourism Coordinator in their School of Business. Byron is developing his own academic literature on wine hospitality and tourism as a researcher. Byron is currently enrolled as a PhD. student in Lodging and Foodservice Management at Iowa State University.

Donna Paul

Donna L. Paul, Ph.D.

Academic Director for Business Programs

Department of Finance and Management Science

Associate Professor of Finance

509-372-7233
West 207C
donna.paul@wsu.edu

Donna L. Paul (2001), Associate Professor, received her Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Oregon. Dr. Paul came to WSU Tri-Cities in 2014 after spending 10 years as a faculty member on the WSU Pullman campus. Her research interests are in the areas of corporate governance, corporate investments, and dividend policy. She has received awards from both undergraduate and graduate students for excellence in teaching.

Paul Skilton

Paul Skilton, Ph.D.

Department of Management, Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship

Assistant Professor

509-372-7240
West 207G
paul.skilton@tricity.wsu.edu

Paul Skilton (1999), Assistant Professor, received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management from Arizona State University, Tempe. Skilton came to WSU Tri-Cities from the Morrison School of Management and Agribusiness, Arizona State University at the Polytechnic Campus in 2010. His research interests are concerned with relationships between creative project performance and team composition, and with project based careers in organizations like technology intensive firms.

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Staff

Cheryl Jensen

Cheryl Jensen

Administrative Assistant

509-372-7217
West 263F
cheryl.jensen@tricity.wsu.edu

Jana Kay Lunstad

Jana Kay Lunstad

Coordinator

509-372-7125
West 263C
jklunstad@tricity.wsu.edu

Helen Berry

Program Coordinator

509-372-7394
West 207A
hberry@tricity.wsu.edu

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Advisors

Kristen Wilson

Kristen Wilson

509-372-7614
West 207D
kristenwilson@tricity.wsu.edu
Advising Areas: Business, Digital Technology & Culture
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Last Updated: February 4, 2016