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Business Administration Faculty

Kim Parcher, Chair, Business Department at Emmaus Bible CollegeKim S. Parcher

CHAIR, BUSINESS DEPARTMENT
PROGRAM DIRECTOR, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP

B.A., Christian Heritage College
M.Div., Grace Theological Seminary
M.B.A, Human Resources/Business, Indiana Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Global Leadership, Indiana Institute of Technology
2015 - present
Emphasis: Business, Management and Leadership

Kim and his wife Denise came to Emmaus from Warsaw, Indiana where he served both as a Deacon at Bethany Fellowship as well as on the preaching rotation schedule.Kim holds a BA from Christian Heritage College, a M.Div. from Grace Theological Seminary, and an MBA and PhD (Global Leadership) from Indiana Institute of Technology. Kim also holds a PHR certification in Human Resources and has over 30 years’ experience in industry focusing most recently on professional recruitment, program development and management, as well as engineering and project management. Kim is a member of SHRM and previously was a member of ASTM. Kim also taught as an adjunct professor at Indiana Institute of Technology in general areas of business. Kim and Denise have four adult children in Wyoming, New York, Georgia and Florida and enjoy traveling, camping and working with wood.


Sheri Popp, Teacher Education and General Education Professor at Emmaus Bible CollegeSHERI POPP

B.S., Biblical Studies, Emmaus Bible College
Certification English Literature 5-9, 9-12, Missouri Baptist University
M.S., Education, Educational Administration, Missouri Baptist University
Ed.S., Missouri Baptist University
2011 – present
Emphases: Business, Teacher Education, General Education

 

 

Sheri joined the faculty of Emmaus Bible College in 2011, initially serving as a faculty member in the general education and teacher education departments as well fulfilling the role of assessment coordinator. That role has now expanded to Associate Dean for General Studies and Assessment and Director of the Secondary Education Program. Sheri is a 1994 graduate of Emmaus Bible College, with a Bachelor Degree in Biblical Studies. After marrying Robb, also an Emmaus alum, she attended Missouri Baptist University where she obtained Missouri Teacher Certification in middle and high school English and Language Arts. From 1998 through 2011, she was privileged to teach students in the Fort Zumwalt School District, near Saint Louis, Missouri. During her tenure there she pursued a Master of Science Degree in Educational Administration and a post-graduate Educational Specialist's Degree in Superintendence. Along with teaching middle school language arts and high school English, Mrs. Popp added a middle school social studies endorsement to her certificate and served as the department chair of the South Middle School social studies department from 2009 to 2011. In her role as department chair she participated in extensive training in school reform through the implementation of Professional Learning Communities and studied integrated secondary literacy instruction through the Missouri Reading Initiative. Robb and Sheri are active in the small group Bible study ministry at Asbury Community Chapel. In their spare time they enjoy golf and volleyball and playing with their two border collies, Todd and Lola.

 

Adjunct Faculty

THOMAS J. KOOK

B.S., Marketing, Iowa State University
M.B.A., Organizational Leadership, Ashford University
2016 - present
Emphasis: Business Administration

EMILY R. VARGAS

Certificate, Community Spanish Facilitator, Durham Technical Community College
A.A., Durham Technical Community College
B.S.B.A., International Business, The University of North Carolina
M. of Accounting, The University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler Business School
2015 - present
Emphasis: Accounting

HALA HILAL

B.S., Marketing, Aleppo University, Syria
Master Degree, Financial Markets, Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences
2016 - present
Emphasis: Business

PHILIP F. JENSEN

B.S., Illinois State University
J.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln
2010 - present
Emphasis: Business Law