FACULTY

Professor of Accounting
B.A., Cornell College
M.A., University of Iowa
C.P.A.
Phone: 815-226-4095
E-mail: HEspensen@rockford.edu
Associate Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting/Political Science; Chair, Department of Economics, Business & Accounting
B.A., Wake Forest University
M.A., Northern Illinois University
Phone: 815-226-4175
E-mail: REvans@rockford.edu
Robert Evans is the chair of the Department of Economics, Business and Accounting within the Puri School of Business. Evans teaches "The Legal Environment of Business” in the MBA program. He is actively involved in the Rockford University public policy program, trains managers on law-related topics, is active on not-for-profit boards, and is a political consultant and analyst.
Associate Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting
B.A., University of Alberta, Edmonton
M.B.A., University of Birmingham, England
Ph.D., University of Birmingham, England
Phone: 815-226-3390
E-mail: IFreeman@Rockford.edu
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Business & Accounting
D.M., (Doctor of Managment) Colorado Technical University, Colorado Springs, CO.
M.B.A., Rockford College, Rockford, IL
B.S., Rockford College, Rockford, IL
A.S., Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL
Phone: 815-226-4109
E-mail: CHarper@rockford.edu
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
M. Acc., DePaul University
M.S.T., DePaul University
C.P.A., State of Illinois
Ph.D. candidate University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Phone: 815-226-4117
E-mail: BHuels@rockford.edu
Assistant Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting
B.A., State University of New York at Plattsburgh
M.A., State University of New York at Buffalo
Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo
Phone: 815-394-5153
E-mail: RIdu@rockford.edu
Assistant Professor of Economics, Business and Accounting
B.B.A., St. Joseph's College
M.B.A., Dominican University
Ph.D. candidate Northcentral University
Phone: 815-394-3602
E-mail: SKlatka@rockford.edu
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
M.B.A., University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
C.P.A., State of Illinois
Phone: 815-226-4014
E-mail: BLewis@rockford.edu
Assistant Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting
A.A., Rock Valley College
B.A., Economics - Northern Illinois University
M.A., Economics - Northern Illinois University
Ph.D., Economics - Northern Illinois University
Phone: 815-394-5214
E-mail: CLewis@rockford.edu
Adjunct Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting
Professor of Economics & Business, Ludwig Von Mises Chair of Economics
B.A., Tehran University
M.Ad., Lynchburg College
M.A., West Virginia University
Ph.D., West Virginia University
Phone: 815-226-4146
E-mail: MMoallem@rockford.edu
Masoud Moallem teaches monetary economics, econometrics and economic forecasting as applied to financial and commodity markets. His quantitative skills and computer expertise solidly complement the MBA program. He is an active researcher and uses his work and consulting experience to enhance the classroom environment.
Associate Professor of Economics, Business, and Accounting
B.S. Business Administration - Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia
M.A. Business Administration - Rockford University
M.A. International Business - Florida International University, Miami, FL
Phone: 815-226-4040
E-mail: LRomero@rockford.edu

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION

Economics, Business and Accounting
PURI School of Business
5050 E. State St.
Rockford, IL 61108
815-226-4175
Fax:815-394-5135
Robert Evans, M.A.
REvans@rockford.edu