MBA Faculty

Kathleen Barry, MBA, MA, PhD, MFT

Adjunct Faculty
As a business professional, scholar, and depth psychotherapist Dr. Kathleen A. Barry is an unusual hybrid.

Brianna Briggs, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
Dr. Brianna Briggs holds a Ph.D. in economics with specialties in micro-economics and econometrics.

Rebecca D. Eggeman, JD

Adjunct Faculty
Rebecca is a Santa-Barbara based attorney who focuses on nonprofit organizations and socially conscious businesses.

Ronald R. Gans, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
Ron is a Technology Executive and CTO Consultant who has been engaged with software development and hardware technology for three decades.

Ann Hutchins, MBA

Adjunct Faculty
Ann Hutchins has over 20 years of investment experience and holds an MBA in Finance from Babson College.

Anna Kwong, MBA

Adjunct Faculty
Her professional background includes, but is not restrained to, international business management, leadership and trade.

James A. Lisi, MBA

Adjunct Faculty
James earned an MBA from UC Irvine and acquired his own business in Santa Barbara, leading it for fifteen years while consulting part-time in business valuation and strategic planning to small businesses and private equity firms.

Paul J. Lynch, MA

Adjunct Faculty
Paul is the award-winning CEO and founder of Cage Free Productions, a socially-conscious business that creatively releases media to support social justice, human rights, and sustainability.

Diana H. Pereira, JD 

Adjunct Faculty
Diana is a socially conscious entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience in financial and operational management and has a passion for building social enterprises dedicated to realizing positive impact in our communities and abroad.