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School of Business

High School Faculty Guest Speaker Program

Pictured is Associate Professor Ed Travesari teaching in the classroom. | Photo by Ian Bradshaw

Bring Business Expertise and Real-World Experience to Your Students

Point Park University's School of Business faculty are available to speak to high school students on a variety of topics relevant to the field of business. Faculty can share their areas of expertise with students and lead classroom discussions on topics such as:

Pictured is Helena Knorr, Ph.D., associate professor of global management and organization. | Photo by Martha Rial
  • Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Communications
  • Computer Science
  • Economics/International Economics
  • Emergency and Disaster Response
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Ethical Leadership
  • European Economic Issues
  • Event Management
  • Extraterrestrial/Outer Space Resources
  • Finance
  • Global Organizations
  • Healthcare Administration and Management
  • Information Technology
  • International Finance
  • Marketing and Promotions
  • Music Business
  • Nonprofit Administration
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Public Relations
  • Sports Management

Faculty Speakers

  • George Bromall, J.D., professor of business management
  • Jeffrey Carper, CPA, M.B.A., professor of accounting
  • Amy Cesario, CPA, M.B.A., visiting assistant professor of accounting
  • Helena Knorr, Ph.D., associate professor of organizational leadership
  • Dimitris Kraniou, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Global Management and Organization
  • Elaine Luther, D.Sc., professor of business management
  • Archish Maharaja, CFP, CPA/PFS, Ed.D., assistant professor of business management and director of the M.B.A. program
  • Luis Palacios-Salguero, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics and finance
  • David Rowell, M.F.A., assistant professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
  • Ed Scott, CPA, M.B.A., George Rowland White Endowed Professor in Accounting and Finance
  • Robert Skertich, Ph.D., assistant professor of public administration and director of nontraditional programs
  • Steve Tanzilli, J.D., professor and chair of the sports, arts and entertainment management department
  • Ed Traversari, M.B.A., associate professor of sports, arts and entertainment management
  • Mark Voortman, Ph.D., visiting assistant professor of information technology

Schedule a Speaker

The high school faculty guest speaker program is free of charge. To schedule a speaker for your classroom, contact Amanda Munsch, School of Business outreach coordinator, at 412-392-8023 or amunsch@pointpark.edu.