Business Faculty

Nearly all of our faculty members have real-world experience and have earned doctorates in business—a valuable combination that ensures our students earn a well-balanced education. These professors continually receive excellent evaluations from students regarding their exceptional instruction, exhibit strong character, and lead in their local churches.


Business Faculty

Full Time

Dr. Ron Sones

Office: LH 106
Phone: 903-233-3614

Dean, School of Business and Technology; Calvin Howe Professor of Computing
Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University, 2001
M.A., University of Richmond, 1990
M.B.A., Baylor University, 1984
B.S., Baylor University, 1980

Dr. Juan Castro

Office: LH 101
Phone: 903-233-3624

Professor of Finance and International Business
Ph.D., University of New Orleans
M.A., University of New Orleans
B.S., University of New Orleans

Mrs. Misti Harriss

Office: LH 114
Phone: 903-233-3625

Instructor of Marketing
M.B.A., University of North Texas
B.B.A., Baylor University

Dr. Karen Jacobs

Office: LH 113
Phone: 903-233-3638

Assistant Professor of Business
Ph.D., Northcentral University
M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Master of Engineering Management Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.S., Brown University

LeTourneau University President
Professor of Business Administration
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
M.B.A., The University of Tulsa
B.S.B.A., The University of Tulsa

Dr. Richard Martinez

Office: LH 109
Phone: 903-233-3612

Chair, Undergraduate Business Programs; Professor of Business
Ph.D., Texas A&M University
MBA, Baylor University
B.S., Arizona State University

Dr. Warren Matthews

Phone: 903-233-1768

Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Texas A&M University
B.A., Texas A&M University

Assistant Professor of Leadership & Management
D.B.A., Argosy University
M.B.A., University of Sarasota

Dr. Bob Wharton

Office: LH 111
Phone: 903-233-3626

Professor of Business
Ph.D., Washington State University
M.A., Washington State University
B.S., Texas A&M University