MBA Faculty

Carmelita Bouie, MBA, MA

  • Master of Business Administration, Cornell University, NY
  • Master of Business Administration, Queen’s University, Canada
  • Master of Arts in Spanish Literature and Linguistics, California State University, Long Beach
  • Graduate Certificate, Russian Language and Eastern European Studies, California State University, Long Beach, CA
  • Graduate Study, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
  • Bachelor of Arts in Spanish, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

Christina Baker, Ph.D., MBA, MS, MA, MAED

  • Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction – Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
    Master in Business Administration, Hope International University, Fullerton, CA
    Master of Science in Adult Education, Trident University International, Cypress, CA
    Master of Science in Education, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
    Master of Artsin Speech Communication, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
    Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication, California State University, Long Beach, CA

Guy Langvardt, Ph.D., MBA

  • Ph.D.in Organization and Management, Specialized in e-Business, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
  • MBA in International Business, Thunderbird School of Global Management, Glendale, AZ
  • Bachelor of Artsin Psychology, Specialized in International Studies, Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN

Dwight Layton, DBA, MBA

  • Doctor of Business Administration – Magna Cum Laude, California Southern University, Irvine CA
  • Master of Business Administration – Magna Cum Laude, California Southern University, Irvine CA
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, California Southern University, Irvine CA

Ritesh Mardia, MBA

  • DBA candidate, International American University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Master of Business Administrationin Finance and Accounting with Honors, Harvard University, Boston, MA
  • Bachelor of Science in International Business with Honors, Johnson & Wales University, Providence, RI

Samila Amanyraoufpoor, DBA, MBA

  • D.B.A., Alliant University, San Diego, CA
  • MBA, University of Phoenix, Foothill Ranch Campus, CA
  • BA, Tehran Azad University

Iyad Afalqa, MBA

  • MBA, University of California, Irvine, CA
  • Health Care Executive MBA (HC-EMBA) with Concentration in Health Care Management, Strategy, and Policy 
  • BS, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    • Majors: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (with honors)
    • Minors: Mathematics, Premedical Studies, and Certificate in Jewish Studies

James Powell, MBA

  • Doctor of Business Administration Candidate, Walden University
  • Master of Business Administration, Pepperdine University

  • Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, University of Southern California

Shermamat Abdullozoda, DBA

  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), Westcliff University, Irvine CA
  • Master’s Degree , Academy of State and Public Affairs, Tashkent Uzbekistan
  • Master’s Degree, Samarkand State University
  • Bachelor’s Degree, Samarkand College of Finance

Dale Conjurski, JD, MBA

  • Intellectual Property Law, Whittier Law School
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Phoenix, AZ
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, California State University, San Bernardino, CA

Roy Virgen Jr., Ed.S, MBA

  • Ph.D. in Leadership (candidate), University of Cumberlands, Willimansburg, KY
  • Master of Business Administration, University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Vee Cristobal, MA, CPA, CGMA

  • Master of Business Education, Polytechnic University of the Philippines
  • Bachelor of Business Education, Polytechnic University of the Philippines

Douglas Chong, CPA, JD, MA

  • Juris Doctor Specialized in Tax, Trinity Law School, CA
  • Master of Arts in Economics and Business, University of Washington, WA
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of Washington, WA

Natalie Beltran, CPA, CGMA

  • Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Major in Accounting, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines
  • Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B.) 4th year undergraduate, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines