Lisa Kahle-Piasecki

Associate Professor of Business
PhD, University of Toledo
MEd, Bowling Green State University
MBA, University of Findlay
BA, University of Toledo

Selected Publications

Kahle-Piasecki, L., Bereza, M., & Laumer, J. (2021, February) Coffee, capitalism, and social justice. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 12(2), 16-23.

Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2018). Learning small business management in an interactive environment with blogs and simulations. Frontiers in Management, 2(3), 67-74.

Kahle-Piasecki, L. , Ritzman, M., & Ellingson, D. (2017). Up in the Cloud: Managers, employees and security training for cloud computing. American Journal of Management, 17(7), 58-63.

Miao, C., Miao, V., & Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2017). GMAT, GGPA, and conscientiousness as predictors of career success. Journal of Management Policy and Practice, 18(1), 78-86.

Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2017, October 23-27). Group Mentoring for New Faculty: A Case Study [Poster Session]. Mentoring Institute 10th Annual Mentoring Conference, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States.

Selected Presentations

Alonso Galicia, P., & Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2020). Cross-cultural interactions in business & entrepreneurship classes: A collaborative exercise through experiential learning. Paper presented (via Zoom) at the 7th International Conference on Educational Innovation of Education, Monterrey, Mexico, December 14-16, 2020.

Kahle-Piasecki, L., Perry-Knight, S., Romanovich, M., & Rufty, K. (2020, December 9). Emerging Trends in the Virtual Training World. Zoom presentation for Greater Toledo Area Chapter, Association for Talent Development, Toledo, Ohio.

Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2020, October 20). Using design thinking to inspire, create, and innovate. Zoom presentation for Tiffin University Leadership Development Plan, Tiffin, Ohio.

Kahle-Piasecki, L., Bereza, M., & Hyslop, D. (2020). Digital badges: Future or fad? Presentation at the 21st National Business and Economic Society Conference, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, March 11-14, 2020.

Kahle-Piasecki, L., Bereza, M., & Laumer, J. (2019, October 25). Coffee, Capitalism, and Social Justice. Presentation at the Region 4 Fall Conference of ACBSP, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Kaltenecker, E., & Kahle-Piasecki, L. (2019, September 27). The impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution in the Ownership, Location and Internationalization advantages of firms: An exploratory study. Paper presented at the 23rd Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium, Cambridge, England.

Professional Affiliations

Academy of Management
Association for Talent Development


2019-2020 Recipient of the Excellence in Scholarship Award
2016 Recipient of the Urban All-American Achievement Award presented by the Central City Ministries of Toledo (CCMT).

Courses Taught

Ethical Communications
Change and Innovation
Business Communications
Special Topics
Business and Community Strategy


Management, Human Resources, International, Strategy, Leadership

Research Interests

Fourth Industrial Revolution, Intersection of Technology in the Workplace and Classroom, Leadership, Global Human Resource Practices

Lisa Kahle-Piasecki
Lisa Kahle-Piasecki
Adams Hall 301C
(419) 448-2269
lkahlepi [at]