Faculty

Tricia Homer

Tricia HomerAs executive communication coach, Tricia offers workshops, one-on-one sessions and group coaching that address students’ oral presentation skills. Tricia launched the Executive Communication Program in the full-time MBA program in the fall semester of 2016. In 2017, she developed and taught the core course Business Communication: Storytelling with Data for the MS in Business Management program. She also provides presentation skills coaching in the EMBA and undergraduate programs. Tricia oversees business communication at Smith as Director of Business Communication, Master's Programs.

Christine Schaaf

Christine SchaafChristine Schaaf is a full-time lecturer in Business Communication and Marketing. She teaches in the newly formed Dean’s Office Business Communication Initative in the MS, MBA, executive MBA and undergraduate programs. She also teaches Integrated Marketing Communications in the undergraduate program. In addition to teaching, Christine is developing the newly-formed Business Communication Initiative for the Smith School. This initiative will focus on preparing Smith students with the business communication skills needed to succeed in today’s business environment.

Affiliated Faculty

Ben Arendt
Instructor

Ronni Burns
Senior Fellow, EMBA

Gene Cantor
Associate Chair and Clinical Associate Professor

Carol Cron
Instructor

Jackie Pearce Garrett
Instructor

Cary Gillett
Instructor

Ira Koretsky

Oliver Schlake

Caroline Wilkens
Instructor