Staff Contacts

Whether you visit the office, call on the phone, or send an email - SBE faculty and staff are ready to help.  Reach out!

Offices and Programs

The SBE office is located in Stevenson Hall, Room 2042. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Dr. Karen Thompson
Interim Dean
707-664-2220
Karen.thompson@sonoma.edu

Dr. Mike Visser
Chair of Economics
707-664-3297 
michael.visser@sonoma.edu

Dr. Douglas Jordan
Chair of Business Administration
707-664-2377

 
Finance & Operations
 
Dr. Natalie Williams-Munger
Director of Business Operations
707-664-2221
 
Brian Herrera
Financial Analyst
707-664-2378
 
 
Undergraduate Program
707-664-2377 / busadmin@sonoma.edu
 
Tracy Navas
Academic Advisor
707-664-2377
 
Jen Aaseth
Administrative Analyst
707-664-2366
 
Laura Shepherd
Administrative Coordinator
707-664-2377
shepherl@sonoma.edu  
 

Wine Business Institute
707-664-3347 / winebiz@sonoma.edu  
 
Ray Johnson
Executive Director
 
Tim Wallace
Executive in Residence in Wine Business
 
Honore Comfort
Executive in Residence in Wine Business
comfort@sonoma.edu
 
Jessica Pozzi
Program Analyst
707-664-3347
 
Erin Ringstad
Program Analyst
707-664-3235
 
 
 
Graduate & Executive Programs
707-664-2260 / mba@sonoma.edu

John Stayton
Executive Director
 
Christine Pinella
Admissions Specialist
707-664-3501
 
Nicole Orser
Admissions & Operations Coordinator
707-664-3547
nicole.orser@sonoma.edu
 
Soo Haylett
Programs Specialist
707-664-2260
 
Angela Jones
Administrative Coordinator
707-664-3492
 
 
SBE Career Center
 
Karen Thompson
Corporate Partnership Program
Karen.thompson@sonoma.edu
 
Joe Standridge
Accounting Forum
 
Dr. Kyuho Lee
Interim Internship Director
707-664-2160
kyuho.lee@sonoma.edu
 
 
Marketing and Communications
 
Dan Virkstis
Marketing & Communications Manager
707-664-2831
 
Valery Vue
Marketing and Communications Specialist
 
 
 
Contact SBE
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1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928 • 707-664-2377