Professors with firsthand experience

In addition to our dedicated, diverse and responsive faculty, who bring loads of business experience and not just academic degrees, you’ll have access to outside speakers and experts. They’ll give you inside information on what’s really going on in today’s business world.

Faculty & Staff

Name & Contact Bio & Website
Kalamas Joan Berry Kalamas
Professional Instructor
244, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
Joan Berry Kalamas, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), joined the Ashland University faculty as a professional instructor in business management. She spent 25 years serving as a senior human resources professional in the childcare, telecommunications, long term care, educational and non-profit arenas. Joan received her bachelor's degree from Ashland University in education and her master's degree... Read More

Westerfelt Dr. Debra Westerfelt
Associate Professor
206, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
Dr. Debra Westerfelt is an associate professor of business management in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. Dr. Westerfelt earned a Bachelor of Science in business education from Ashland University, a Master of Arts and a Ph.D. in business education from The Ohio State University.  She teaches Organizational Behavior and Organizational Design in the MBA program. In the BSBA program, she is the lead... Read More