Faculty

Catherine Mosley
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Business
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(434) 942-5750

Catherine Chapman Mosley is a communications and marketing professional with over 20 years of experience in both the corporate and non-profit sectors. She currently works as the Director of Marketing & Enrollment at Holy Cross Regional Catholic School, teaches a marketing/social media lab and practicums at Sweet Briar College and owns her own PR consulting business.  She is a native of Salem, Virginia and put down roots ten years ago in Virginia’s Region 2000 by way of Charlotte, NC and Washington, DC. She is an avid  child, education and teacher advocate. She was the captain of the equestrian team at Wake Forest University where she also earned a B.A. in English. Her media placements include The Today Show, USA Today, Real Simple, Reader's Digest, Family Circle, The Washington Post, among other outlets. She has also won a Top Industry Practice Award in Community Relations through the Nuclear Energy Institute.

Thomas P. Loftus, Esq.
Department Chair
Assistant Professor of Business
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(434) 381-6296
Gray Hall 311

Tom Loftus received a Bachelor of Arts in cultural anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley; a Master of Arts in economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara; and a law degree from Columbia University. He has passed the bar and been admitted to the practice of law in Massachusetts, New York and Virginia.

After practicing corporate and securities law in Boston and Washington, D.C., Loftus came to Sweet Briar, where he worked on foundation and government grants, helping to raise more than $5 million for the College. He currently teaches courses in commercial law, business economics, and negotiation.

Loftus is married to Dr. Robin Lee Davies, professor of biology at Sweet Briar College. Together, they are raising three delightful boys: William, David and Brian. Loftus has traveled extensively in the United States, Eastern and Western Europe, Africa, Turkey, Mexico and Central America. His hobbies include woodworking, gardening, boating and photography.

 

Thomas Rogers
Assistant Professor of Business
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(434) 381-6497
Gray Hall 310


Thomas Rogers completed his undergraduate degree at Liberty University where he majored in General studies and minored in both History and English. He received his Virginia Teacher Licensure upon graduation, with a certification in K-8 education as well as certifications for English and History through High School. He completed postgraduate work in Entrepreneurship at Western Carolina University. He began his first entrepreneurial venture during his sophomore year in college. He has maintained ownership of his business since then while developing other business ventures and having involvement in several partnerships. He says that “one of my key interests in business is the change that is brought about by innovation, whether that is related to a product or to the structure of the business, itself”. Thomas Rogers currently teaches Marketing/Marketing Research, Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility and Management and Human Resources. His grandmother was a 1935 graduate of Sweet Briar and he enjoys remembering when she would share her experiences at Sweet Briar with him when he was younger

Beatrice K. Stryker, CPA, CGMA, MPH
Adjunct Professor of Business
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(434) 485-0025

Beatrice Stryker enjoys the opportunities presented when helping small businesses launch and grow.  She currently works as a virtual CFO for several companies and COO for a regional health care staffing agency with over 500 employees.  Bea is a CPA with 30 years experience managing health care and non-profit organizations.  She received her BA from Lehigh University and MPH at the University of Pittsburgh.  She is delighted to be living in beautiful Central Virginia.