School of Business Faculty and Staff

Haseeb Ahmed Haseeb Ahmed
B.S.M.E., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the School of Business
Professor of Finance

Dr. Haseeb Jamee Ahmed has obtained a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Finance from the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss), Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with concentrations in Finance, Economics and Management from Jacksonville State University in Alabama, and a Bachelor of...
hahmed@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2284

John Cook John Cook
B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Finance
Associate Professor of Accounting

John Cook is an Associate Professor of Finance and has been a member of the Business, Accounting, and Economics Department since 1995. He previously taught at Bowling Green State University, the University of Kentucky, and Eastern Kentucky University. Dr. Cook graduated with a B.A. in Business...
jcook@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2205

Mary Lou Kohne Mary Lou Kohne
B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Marketing

Mary Lou Kohne, Ph.D., teaches undergraduate and graduate level business and marketing courses at Heidelberg including Marketing Principles, Consumer Behavior, Personal Selling, Integrated Marketing Communication, and Innovation. Dr. Kohne was a McMicken Honors Scholar at the University of...
mkohne@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2862

Martin Koop Martin Koop
Adjunct Instructor of Political Science
Adjunct Instructor of Business

Martin Koop is an adjunct professor of Business Law and has also taught Criminal Law, International Criminal Law and Media Law in the Political Science and Communication departments. He is a practicing attorney, admitted to the Ohio State bar in 1998, and a former Tiffin City Prosecutor.

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mkoop@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2288
Margo Kraft Margo Kraft
B.S., D.M.
Associate Professor of Business Administration

Dr. Margo Kraft earned her doctorate in Management from Case Western Reserve University. She also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Allied Medicine from Ohio State University and a Master of Business Administration from Ashland University specialized in healthcare management. Courses taught...
mkraft@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2269

Deanna Laubis Deanna Laubis
B.A., M.B.A
Administrative Assistant of the School of Business

 

Deanna Laubis administers the day to day operations of the Heidelberg School of Business. An alumnus of the Berg, Deanna had the pleasure of attending Heidelberg University until 2011 when she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish. She studied abroad in Alicante, Spain and...
dlaubis@heidelberg.edu
419-448-2280

Diane Monaco Diane Monaco
B.A., M.A. in Economics, Ph.D. in Economics
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Dr. Diane Monaco received a Ph.D. degree in Economics in 1998 from Wayne State University, an M.A. in Economics from the University of Akron, and a B.A. from Wayne State University. She teaches economics courses including managerial economics in the MBA program at Heidelberg University.

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dmonaco@heidelberg.edu
419-448-2036

Walter Ryley Walter Ryley
M.A., Bowling Green State University, B.A., Bowling Green State University
Adjunct Professor of Business

 

Professor Ryley holds a M.A. in Economics and a B.A. in Economics with minors in political science and history from Bowling Green State University and is a member of the economics honors fraternity, Omicron Delta Epsilon. Although he holds two degrees in Economics; this was not...
wryley@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2901

Brian Saxton Brian Saxton
B.A. and B.S., Bowling Green State University, M.B.A., Cleveland State University, Ph.D., The Ohio State University
Assistant Professor of Management

Brian M. Saxton received his Ph.D. in Labor and Human Resources from The Ohio State University in 2014. His research interests include the capabilities that enable firms to pursue entrepreneurial activity, the impact of human capital within the firm, the building and impacts of organizational...
bsaxton@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2221

Ruth Seibert-Couch Ruth Seibert-Couch
B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor of Management

Ruth has almost a decade of higher education experience along with almost twenty years of business and technology related experience. She holds a BS in Technology Management, an MBA in Organizational Leadership, and a PhD in Information Systems Management. Dr. Seibert Couch’s passion is...
rcouch@heidelberg.edu

Barbara Tucker Barbara Tucker
B.A., M.S., CPA
Professor of Accounting

Professor Barbara Tucker earned her M.S. in Accounting from James Madison University; she is also a Certified Public Accountant. Courses taught include Auditing, Financial Accounting, and Intermediate Accounting I and II. Her classroom focus is on International Accounting Standards, and the...
btucker@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2307

Allen Underwood Allen Underwood
Director Graduate Studies in Business
Director Heidelberg Business Institute

Allen obtained an M.B.A. and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Heidelberg University. Before coming to Heidelberg, Allen was CEO of Focus Federal Credit Union in Toledo for thirteen years. Allen previously held management positions with Toledo Metro Federal Credit Union and...
aunderwo@heidelberg.edu
(419)-448-2516

Maef Woods
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
Assistant Professor of Accounting
  • Co-authored publication: A Content Analysis of the Comment Letters to the FASB and IASB: Accounting for Contingencies in Advances in Accounting, 2013
  • Presentation: “Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Tax Disclosure by U.S. Multinational Firms,”...
    mwoods@heidelberg.edu
    (419)-448-2324