School of Business and Economics

Instructors

Instructors

James Baker

James Baker

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics
  • Executive Director, Innovation and Industry Engagement

Teaching

  • IP Law, Technology, Society, and Innovation

Degree

  • PhD in Engineering - Environmental, Michigan Technological University
  • Admitted to U.S. Patent Bar, Registration number: 54,975
Natasha Berg

Natasha Berg

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Business Law

Degree

  • J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School
  • BBA in Finance and Business Economics, Grand Valley State University
MaryFran Desrochers

MaryFran Desrochers

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Team Dynamics/Decision Making

Degree

  • MS in Instrumental Sciences, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Michigan Technological University
Catherine Hsin

Catherine Hsin

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Integrated Marketing Communications

Degree

  • MS in Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University
  • BA in Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Taiwan University
Michael Kolasa

Michael Kolasa

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Personal Financial Planning

Degree

  • LL.M., Master of Laws in Taxation from Wayne State University Law School
  • J.D., Thomas Cooley Law School
  • Certified Financial Planner™
  • B.S., Northern Michigan University
Cindy McColley

Cindy McColley

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Introduction to Digital Marketing

Degree

  • MS in Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University
  • BA in Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Taiwan University
Jim Northey

Jim Northey

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Finance

Degree

  • MS Financial Markets and Trading concentration in Computational Finance, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • BS in Mathematics, University of Indianapolis

Susanna D. Peters

  • Lecturer in Law and Society

Areas of Interest

  • Resource Economics
  • Cyberlaw
  • Intellectual Property
  • Constitutional Law
  • Orientation to Legal Careers
  • American Government
Bill Smith

Bill Smith

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Business Law

Degree

  • Juris Doctor from Wayne State
  • BS in Major Poly Science from Michigan State
Fraser Strome

Fraser Strome

  • Instructor, School of Business and Economics

Teaching

  • Business Law

Degree

  • JD, Valparaiso University
  • BA in History, Spring Arbor University