Faculty for 2016-2017

Suzanne Calvert

Chair of the Business Department

P | 434-381-6704
E | scalvert@sbc.edu

Business Department
Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, VA 24595

Suzanne Calvert

Suzanne CalvertAssistant Professor of Business

P | 434-381-6704
E | scalvert@sbc.edu
O | Gray Hall | Third Floor, 308

Thomas Loftus

Thomas LoftusAssistant Professor of Business

P | 434-381-6296
E | loftus@sbc.edu
O | Gray Hall | Third Floor, 311

B.A., Anthropology | University of California, Berkeley
M.A., Economics | University of California, Santa Barbara
J.D. | Columbia University

Following law school, Professor Loftus joined the Wall Street law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, where he did legal work for Polo/Ralph Lauren, Gerber and Gillette, among other Fortune 500 companies. Beginning in 1993, he served as Sweet Briar’s director of foundation and government grants, helping to raise more than $5 million for institutional and faculty projects. Loftus has taught in the business program since its inception in 2004. He brings his multidisciplinary background, hands-on approach and focus on ethics and public service to every course he teaches. Students in his classes have raised more than $100,000 for local and national charities, including Relay for Life, Habitat for Humanity and the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

Thomas Rogers

Thomas RogersInstructor of Business

P | 434-381-6497
E | trogers@sbc.edu
O | Gray Hall | Third Floor, 310

Beatrice Stryker

Beatrice StrykerAdjunct Instructor of Business

P | 434-381-6470
E | bstryker@sbc.edu
O | Gray Hall | Third Floor, 313

Bea brings 35 years business experience working in health care and nonprofit organizations. Before moving to Lynchburg, she enjoyed teaching at a local college in South Jersey while also helping many small businesses and startups. Currently she is CFO for a regional staffing company serving hospitals throughout Maryland, D.C. and Virginia.