Category Archives: Business

Brenda Wells

Robert F. Bird Distinguished Scholar of Risk & Insurance
Department of Finance
College of Business

Phone:  252-481-2777
Web site:

Areas of expertise: insurance, risk management, insurance contract interpretation, life insurance twisting, life insurance churning, life insurance illegal replacement, legalization of marijuana, automobile diminished value, property and casualty product development, direct sales, sales force management, sales force training, costume jewelry, marketing

Aneil Mishra

Thomas D. Arthur Professor of Leadership
Management, College of Business


Areas of expertise:  Leadership, teams, trust in organizations, employee engagement and empowerment, organizational change, organizational culture, organizational downsizing, crisis management

John Drake

Assistant professor
Management Information Systems
College of Business

Phone:  252-737-4566
Web site:

Areas of expertise: Internet, web development, web applications, e-commerce, business ethics, privacy issues, social media, online education

Bill Pratt

Teaching instructor of finance
•    Phone: 301-788-2711 (cell) or 252-328-6936 (office)
•    E-mail:
•    Website:

Areas of expertise: Personal finance, personal finance for college students, debt, credit cards, transitioning after graduation