Category Archives: Business

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

John F. Kros

Associate professor of marketing and supply chain management

Phone: 252-328-6364

Areas of expertise: Applied probability and statistics (e.g., N.C. Lottery, gambling, waiting lines and queues), decision analysis and risk preference, manufacturing and service trends, supply chain management, procurement, logistics

Lilla Holsey

Professor of business, career and technical education
•    Phone: 252-328-6762
•    E-mail:

Areas of expertise: Special populations in workforce development; financial reality, expectations and preparation for young adults; student/teacher interaction