Office of the Dean

2075 Campus Box, Elon, NC 27244
Phone: 336.278.6000 | Fax: 336.278.5952

Raghu Tadepalli, Dean

Bio | 336.278.6000 | Koury Business Center 100



Scott Buechler, Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Business Communications

Main responsibilities: Maintenance of AACSB accreditation issues such as assurance of learning in addition to duties related to SACS accreditation, oversight of LSB undergraduate curriculum and undergraduate programs, and teach at the undergraduate level

Education: Ph.D., English, University of Utah, 1979
M.B.A., Management, New Venture Analysis, University of Tennessee, 1990
M.A., English Literature and Linguistics University of Wisconsin, 1974
B.A., English University of Wisconsin, 1972

Joined Elon in 2003 | 336.278.5954 | Koury Business Center 100

Bill Burpitt, Associate Dean and Professor of Management

Main responsibilities: Oversight of MBA and Executive Education programs, teach at the undergraduate and MBA levels

Education: Ph.D., Business Policy & Organizational Behavior, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1995
B.A., University of Georgia, 1977
Joined Elon in 2001

Previous work experience: Television Producer/Director, Radio Station Manager, Home Builder | 336.278.5949 | Koury Business Center 350B

Joyce Allison, Program Assistant

Main responsibilities: Administrative support for the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship and the Department of Marketing and International Business

Education: A.A.S., Interior Environmental Design Technology, Lansing College, 2010
B.S., Business Administration, Southern Wesleyan University, 1994

Joined Elon in 2010

Previous work experience: Cross Cultural Studies Assistant, Spring Arbor University; Art Department Assistant, Spring Arbor University | 336.278.5916 | Koury Business Center 314

Kristin Barrier, Director of Operations and Accreditation

Main responsibilities: AACSB accreditation, LSB Board of Advisors, LSB Endowed Scholarships, donor relations, budget

Education: M.B.A., Elon University, 2007
B.S., Business Administration-Management concentration, Elon University, 2004

Joined Elon in 2004 | 336.278.5951 | Koury Business Center 100

Brenda Crutchfield, Program Assistant

Main responsibilities: Administrative support for Office of the Dean | 336.278.6000 | Koury Business Center 100



Judy Dulberg, MBA Program Manager

Main responsibilities: Administrative support for the MBA program including advising, registration, coordinating study abroad trips and assisting Graduate Admissions with recruitment; program liaison to the Elon MBA Student-Alumni Association

Education: B.S., Accounting, Penn State University
Certificate in Travel, former Lucas Travel School

Joined Elon in 2004

Previous work experience: Assistant to the Dean, School of Nursing, Union University; administrative positions with McKesson, Sigma-Aldrich and J.F. Shea | 336.278.5930 | Koury Business Center 210

Nicole Filippo, Communications Manager

Main responsibilities: Events, marketing, communications including website, newsletters, publications

Education: B.A., Corporate Communications, Elon University, 2004
Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), Convention Industry Council, 2014

Joined Elon in 2011

Previous work experience: Education and Meeting Planner, National Home Furnishings Association | 336.278.6091 | Koury Business Center 308

Heather Hauser, Administrative Assistant

Main responsibilities: Building manager, faculty contracts, endowed scholarships

Education: M.S., Management and Leadership, Montreat College, 2015
B.A., Human Services, Judson University, 2009

Joined Elon in 2016

Previous work experience: Branch Office Administrator, Edward Jones | 336.278.5903 | Koury Business Center 100

Shannon Kimball, Program Assistant

Main responsibilities: Administrative support for the Departments of Accounting, Finance and Economics and the Business Fellows program

Education: B.S., Management-Marketing concentration, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Joined Elon in 2008

Previous work experience: Facilities & Membership Manager, Bodies in Progress; Commercial Sales Assistant, Kidde, Inc.; International Sales Assistant, Kidde, Inc | .336.278.6031 | Koury Business Center 212

Stacy Outlaw, Director of Undergraduate Programs

Main responsibilities: Assist students in their academic, professional, and co-curricular development; advise the Business Living Learning Community

Education: Ed.D., Higher Education Administration, North Carolina State University, 2015
M.A., College Student Development, Appalachian State University, 2005
B.A., Communication Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2002

Joined Elon in 2012

Previous work experience: Senior Academic Advisor, College of Arts and Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | 336.278.5975 | Koury Business Center 100

Jan Pagoria, Director of Internships - Porter Family Professional Development Center

Main responsibilities: LSB internship program; assist students with resume building, cover letters and interviewing skills

Education: M.A., Communication, Purdue University
B.A., Fine Art, Indiana University

Joined Elon in 2012

Previous work experience: Accountancy Student Affairs, Wake Forest University; Director, CLASWorks, Arizona State University; Manager, Academic Advising, International Internship Program,
Thunderbird School of Global Management | 336.278.6065 | Koury Business Center 106