Faculty and Staff

Setley David M. Setley, Associate Professor of Business Administration; Chair of Business & Economics; Director of the MBA Program; Eugene Fish Professor of Business
B.S., Kutztown University; M.B.A., Kutztown University; D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

Dr. Setley has published and presented articles and case studies on corporate social responsibility, linear programming applications, and ethical decision making. He is an experienced and successful entrepreneur who has started and built three companies. Setley uses that experience and his teaching expertise in the areas of management, entrepreneurship, strategic management, small business administration, operations management, leadership, and business ethics, in his classroom and student interaction.

Telephone: 717-867-6104
Address: Lynch 124A
Email: setley@lvc.edu

Barton Tami L. Barton, Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., Shepherd College; M.B.A., St Joseph's University

Professor Barton, who is both a Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.) and Certified Valuation Analyst (C.V.A.), has professional experience in corporate accounting, corporate income taxes, sales taxes, auditing, and business valuations. She spent seven years in public accounting, including time with Ernst & Young and two local firms. In addition, Barton has experience in the manufacturing, retail, and service industries. She teaches courses in financial accounting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, cost accounting, and auditing. To maintain current in her field of expertise, Barton has been an accounting management consultant for five years. Her research interests include teaching pedagogy and bringing practical, real life experiences into the classroom to enhance students’ learning.

Telephone: 717-867-6490
Address: Lynch 126
Email: barton@lvc.edu

Chasalow Lewis C. Chasalow, Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Lehigh University; M.S., Lehigh University; MBA, Lehigh University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. Chasalow worked for several Fortune 500 companies during his 30+-year career in business, serving in positions ranging from manufacturing quality control to sales management and as an IT director for AT&T and as an IT director with Capital One Financial and IBM Global Solutions. Dr. Chasalow, who teaches Management Information Systems (MIS) at the undergraduate and graduate (MBA) level, among other courses, uses an applied approach to introduce his students to various information systems concepts as they contribute to various organizational functions. His primary research is in organizational factors that contribute to organizational benefits from business intelligence and analytic systems. He has published articles on business intelligence, information security, and systems development methodologies in several top MIS journals in addition to presentations at international conferences.

Telephone: 717-867-6487
Address: Lynch 130
Email: chasalow@lvc.edu

Clark Treva Clark, Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.S., York College of Pennsylvania; M.B.A., Loyola University of Maryland

Clark, associate professor of international business and global communications, has presented at international conferences on numerous topics. Her current research focus on micro-finance lending practices specifically integrates her corporate experience in international market development and sustainable business in underdeveloped regions. Professor Clark has overseen student internships at the World Trade Center of Central Pennsylvania, an organization in which LVC has active membership and for which she serves as the college liaison. In summer 2013, Clark will lead the short-term study abroad program at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. She teaches courses in international business management, organizational communications, marketing, and doing business in the European Union.

Telephone: 717-867-6106
Address: Lynch 125
Email: tclark@lvc.edu
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Delavan Will Delavan, Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Boston College; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Dr. Delavan's research interests are in the areas of agricultural, environmental, and regional economics, and he has presented and published in all three areas. He teaches introductory and intermediate macroeconomics, international trade, public finance, and the senior seminar.

Telephone: 717-867-6495
Address: Lynch 131
Email: delavan@lvc.edu

Geiger Donald R. Geiger, Assistant Professor of Accounting

Telephone: 717-867-6107
Address: Lynch 124
Email: geiger@lvc.edu

Harpankar Kshama Harpankar, Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Mumbai; M.A., Indian Institute of Technology; M.Phil., Indian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Dr. Harpankar, an environmental and resource economist, teaches principles of macroeconomics, energy and natural resource economics, international trade, and econometrics. Dr. Harpankar’s research focuses on externalities related to land use practices and ecosystem services.

Telephone: 717-867-6485
Address: Lynch 135
Email: harpanka@lvc.edu

Hildebrand Andrew C. Hildebrand, Assistant Professor of Accounting and Instructional Coordinator for the MBA Program
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; J.D., The Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law

A Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.), Certified Valuation Analyst (C.V.A.), and licensed attorney, Professor Hildebrand has professional experience in accounting, taxation, business valuations, management advisory services, and project management. He teaches financial policy, managerial decision making, intermediate accounting, legal environment of business, and special topics business and accounting courses.

Telephone: 717-867-6103
Address: Lynch 123
Email: hildebra@lvc.edu

Leonard Robert W. Leonard, Professor of Business Administration
B.A., The Ohio University; M.A., St. Francis School of Industrial Relations; M.B.A., The Ohio State University

Professor Leonard has been a management consultant for 20 years, working with more than 300 organizations. He has received numerous state and federal grants for his work with nonprofit organizations and has owned his own nonprofit training corporation since 1986. He has completed all doctoral coursework at The Ohio State University in organizational behavior and social psychology.

Telephone: 717-867-6105
Address: Lynch 137
Email: leonard@lvc.edu

Rudd David V. Rudd, Professor Emeritus of Business Administration
B.S., University of Wisconsin; M.B.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., George Washington University

Dr. Rudd obtained his doctorate in marketing with a supporting field in public administration after an extensive career in business. His experience in business includes five years as a research and manufacturing engineer, eight years in packaged goods marketing, and 20 years in direct marketing. He has worked for General Mills, a Fortune 500 company, and for several entrepreneurs, including the founder of The Sharper Image. Along with numerous conference papers presentations, he has published as solo author in the Journal of Marketing Management and as co-author in the Case Research Journal. Rudd's major focus in teaching, especially the Principles of Marketing and Marketing Management classes, is to immerse students in the role of marketing manager in varying situations including preparing the students to market themselves and their careers.

Telephone: 717-867-6109
Address: Lynch 124
Email: rudd@lvc.edu

Sanderson Gail A. Sanderson, Professor of Accounting
B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges; M.B.A., Boston University

A Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.) and Certified Valuation Analyst (C.V.A.), Professor Sanderson has professional experience in accounting, income tax, computer systems analysis and design, and business valuation. She teaches courses in introductory financial, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, and government and nonprofit accounting.

Telephone: 717-867-6107
Address: Lynch 137
Email: sanderso@lvc.edu

Sullivan Edward Sullivan, Professor of Business Administration
B.S., St. Peter's University; M.A., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Sullivan has published articles in business and economic journals and specializes in monetary, macro and financial economics. He teaches courses in principles of finance, management science, money and banking, and economics.

Telephone: 717-867-6102
Address: Lynch 134
Email: sullivan@lvc.edu

Dale A. Cake, Adjunct Instructor of Business Administration

Telephone: 717-867-6213
Address: Humanities 201
Email: cake@lvc.edu

William S. Freedman,

Telephone: 717-867-6213
Address: Humanities 201
Email: freedman@lvc.edu

Gautsch Douglas C. Gautsch, Visiting Assistant Professor of Business Administration
M.B.A., Lebanon Valley College

Telephone: 717-867-6099
Address: Lynch 124
Email: gautsch@lvc.edu

Josephson Kimberlee B. Josephson, Adjunct Instructor in Business Administration

Telephone: 717-867-6109
Address: Lynch 136
Email: josephso@lvc.edu

John F. MacDonald,

Telephone: 717-867-6101
Address: Lynch 128
Email: jmacdona@lvc.edu

Morris M. Miller, Adjunct Instructor in Business Administration
M.B.A., York College of Pennsylvania.

Telephone: 717-867-6101
Address: Lynch 120
Email: momiller@lvc.edu

Joseph E. Smith, Adjunct Instructor in Business Administration

Telephone: 717-867-6213
Address: Humanities 201
Email: jesmith@lvc.edu

Laura Teaford-Poluka, Adjunct Instructor in Business Administration

Telephone: 717-867-6101
Address: Lynch 120
Email: poluka@lvc.edu

Jeanne C. Hey, Professor Emerita of Economics
B.A., Bucknell University; M.B.A., Lehigh University; Ph.D..

Email: hey@lvc.edu

Kline Joel A. Kline, Professor of Digital Communications
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.J., Temple University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Kline, co-founding professor of the department, owned a digital media company prior to entering academia. He continues to consult and conduct research in the areas of user experience, social media, technical communications, Web 2.0, and innovation. Kline has helped clients develop online communities of practice, create a Social Media for Business strategic plan; deploy a corporate knowledge management system; build iPad and mobile apps; and improve corporate web presences through analytics, heat maps, and usability testing. He teaches courses in user experience, e-business, innovation, strategy, and project management. Kline blogs and tweets on technology, communities, and innovation topics and has presented on such interesting subjects as “What the (Bleep) is the Cloud?”

Telephone: 717-867-6108
Address: Lynch 119-B
Email: jkline@lvc.edu
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Support Staff

Scacco Jacqueline Scacco, Administrative Assistant for Business Administration, Economics and Digital Communications

Telephone: 717-867-6101
Address: Lynch 128
Email: scacco@lvc.edu