Dr. Howard V. Roberts

Dean & Professor, Coleman College of Business 

Office: Academy Building 100 D
Telephone: 606.218.5019
E-mail: HowardRoberts@upike.edu

Advanced Accounting
Auditing Cost Accounting
Intermediate Accounting I and II
Managerial Finance
Personal Money Management
Principles of Accounting I and II
Principles of Marketing

Ed.D., University of the Cumberlands
University of Maryland
Morehead State University
Marshall University

M.B.A. in Accounting and Management
Marshall University

B.S. in Accounting
Pikeville College

William Wade & Helen Record Walker Award for Teaching Excellence, Pikeville College 1987, 1993, 2001
Selected for the inaugural class of Leadership Pike County
First recipient of the Burlin Coleman Distinguished Professor in Business at Pikeville College
Outstanding Advisor Award for Kentucky Phi Beta Lambda
Outstanding Advisor Award for National Phi Beta Lambda
Listed in Who’s Who in America
Listed in Who’s Who in America-College/University Professors
Listed in Outstanding College Professors of America

First Christian Church, member, deacon, board of directors, treasurer
Pikeville Rotary Club member and past member of the board of directors, chair of membership committee
Pike County Chamber of Commerce
Small Business Council
Volunteer for American Heart Association, March of Dimes and American Cancer Society
Pike County Historical/ Preservation Society
Kentucky Business Educators Association
Board of Directors & Vice President, Pikeville College Alumni Association
Williamson ARH, Hospital Advisory Board of Directors
Kentucky Bar Association Legal Fee Arbitration Panel (appointed by the Hon. Eddy Coleman, Circuit Judge)
Foster Care Review Board
Presidential Rank Award Review Board (appointed to this board to review meritorious service of federal government employees)
Kentucky Humanities Council, Board of Directors (appointed by Gov. Steven Beshear for a term until 2012),
Development Committee and Finance/Audit Committee

Rick Bentley

Assistant Professor of Sport Management

Office: Academy Building 103 E
Telephone: 606.218.5900
E-mail: RickBentley@upike.edu

Classes Taught
Foundations of Sport Management
Sport Marketing
Ethical Issues in Sport
Sport Radio
Sport Information Management
Globalization of the Sport Industry
Sport Licensing and Strategic Alliance
Facilities Management

M.A. Sport Management
Morehead State University

Bachelor of Business Administration – Management Emphasis
Pikeville College

After 17 years as assistant director of athletics and sports information director at Pikeville College and the University of Pikeville, Rick Bentley became instructor of sport management in the Fall 2013 semester. He has been covering sports in Eastern Kentucky since February 1988 for newspaper, radio and television. A member of Pikeville’s centennial class, he is active in many aspects on campus and in his church. He is married to Marsha Adkins, and lives on Rockhouse with their son, Chance.

Four-time winner of the Bill Sergent Award for Sports Information Director of the Year in the Mid-South Conference
Three-time winner, Best Sports Column, Kentucky Press Association
Best Single-Subject Column, Kentucky Press Association
Best Feature Story, Kentucky Press Association
Best Sport Story, Kentucky Press Association

Sports Columnist for the Appalachian News-Express in Pikeville
Regular contributor to The Sports Guys radio show on East Kentucky Broadcasting
Former play-by-play broadcaster for Pikeville College/University of Pikeville football and men’s basketball
Play-by-play telecaster for University of Pikeville women’s basketball on Pike TV
Color commentator for University of Pikeville men’s basketball on East Kentucky Broadcasting and Pike TV

Member of Unity Freewill Baptist Church, Rockhouse, Ky.
Board Member of Christ Central Training School and Academy
Huddle Coach, Fellowship of Christian Athletes at UPike
Member of College Sports Information Directors of America

Marcos Sernandez Fondelius

Instructor of Business

Office: Academy Building 100 C
Telephone: 606.218.5052
E-mail: sernandezfondelius@upike.edu


Dr. Gregory Green

Associate Professor of Economics 

Office: Academy Building 103D
Telephone: 606.218.5115
E-mail: GregoryGreen@upike.edu

Introductory Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
International Trade and Finance
Intermediate Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
Mathematics for Economists (Quantitative methods)
Game Theory
Money and Banking
Managerial Economics (MBA)
Quantitative Methods for Business (MBA)
College Algebra
College Algebra with Trig

Ph.D., Temple University

Bachelor's degree in Economics
Idaho State University

Dr. Green is a native of Southeastern Idaho, and has lived in Philadelphia, Covington Tex., Western Idaho and currently resides in Eastern Kentucky. The father of four boys, Dr. Green and his wife spend a lot of time involved in their activities. He enjoys economics and mathematics and would be content to continue to learn more of both subjects. He has spent several years providing consulting services, much of it in litigation support; however, his favorite analysis would involve a large amount of data describing the customers of some business as well as data describing the same business owner’s cost of inputs.

Most Influential Teacher, Idaho State University, 2003

Scoutmaster Troop 252, Pikeville, Kentucky

Lucy Holman

Instructor of Business 

Office: Academy Building 100B
Telephone: 606.218.5265
E-mail: LucyHolman@upike.edu

Principles of Marketing
Business Communication
Computer Applications for Business
Special Topics in Business

Master of Professional Studies, Strategic Public Relations
George Washington University
Bachelor of Arts, Paralegal Studies
Morehead State University
Bachelor of Arts, English
University of Pikeville

Inspired by the power of story, Lucy Holman is an experienced public relations professional, writer, and editor with an extensive background in brand messaging, strategic storytelling, and philanthropy communications. In addition to news, political, and feature writing, she has 16 years of experience in higher education marketing, public relations, and brand management. She is also a writer and consultant for Beekeep, a full-service digital editing agency serving internationally active nonprofits and local entrepreneurs.
Holman enjoys teaching at her alma mater, a calling guided by her personal love of learning and a belief in the power of education to change lives.

Grand Award: Communications & Marketing Crisis//Issues Management Plan
Public Relations Team Award, 2016
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE-Kentucky)
Special Merit Award: Programs & Projects
Public Relations Team Award, 2016
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE-Kentucky)
Best Recruitment Piece: Multimedia “Why KYCOM?”
Public Relations Team Award, 2013
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
Special Merit Award: Website Design – UPIKE.edu Home Page
Public Relations Team Award, 2012
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE-Regional)
Award of Excellence: Printed Publications – UPIKE Admissions Packet
Public Relations Team Award, 2011
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE-Kentucky)
Award of Excellence: Audio Visual Communications – Television Commercial
Public Relations Team Award, 2011
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE-Kentucky)


Brenda K. Maynard

Associate Professor of Business 

Office: Academy Building 101 A
Telephone: 606.218.5005
E-mail: BrendaMaynard@upike.edu

Business Communications
Computer Applications for Business
Database Management Systems
Electronic Commerce
Ethics in Information Systems
Management Information Systems
Personal Money Management
Professional Development for the Work World

Post Graduation Work – Computer Information Systems
Morehead State University
Nova University

Masters of Science Business Education
Eastern Kentucky University

Bachelor of Science Business Education
Eastern Kentucky University

Mrs. Maynard is a native of Prestonsburg, Ky. She began teaching at Mayo State Vocational-Technical School in Paintsville, Ky., before coming to Pikeville College in 1979. In addition to her teaching duties, she was also PC’s director of career services from 1993-2006. She is married to Darrell Maynard, president of Eastern Telephone & Technologies. The couple has three children, Ryan, Ricki and Randy. She enjoys her childrens’ sports, traveling, especially to beach locations, walking, camping and outdoor activities.

“Outstanding Service” award, Pikeville Rotary Club , 1996, 1997, 2001, 2004, 2006
Pikeville College Walker “Excellence in Teaching” award, 1981
Rediford Damron Excellence in Teaching Award, Pikeville College, 1981
“Service Organization of the Year” award, Pikeville Rotary Club, 2004
“Volunteer of the Year” award, Pike County Chamber of Commerce, 1993

American Cancer Society “Relay for Life”
American Red Cross “Walk America”
Kentucky Business Education Association
Kentucky Department of Education, KTIP Teacher Educator
Phi Beta Lambda
Pike County 4-H “American Free Enterprise System,” Guest speaker
Pike County Chamber of Commerce, Small Business & Education Committees
Pikeville Elementary School, Site Base Council
Pikeville High School Basketball Boosters, Secretary
Pikeville High School Football Boosters, Treasurer
Pikeville Independent Schools, Facilities Committee
Pikeville Little League, Board Member and Treasurer
Pikeville Rotary Club Board Member, 2000-2005
Pikeville Rotary Club, Past President, 2003-2004
Pikeville United Methodist Church
Sigma Beta Delta
Southern Business Education Association

Lois M. Rogers

Associate Professor of Accounting 

Office: Academy Building 101 B
Telephone: 606.218.5028
E-mail: LoisRogers@upike.edu

Accounting Information Systems
Advanced Accounting
Applications of Taxation
Corporate Taxation
Cost Accounting
Federal Taxation
Governmental/Not-for-Profit Accounting
Individual Taxation
Intermediate Accounting I
Intermediate Accounting II
Principles of Accounting I
Principles of Accounting II
Special Topics: Excel Accounting

Master of Science in Accounting
Appalachian State University

Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting Emphasis
Pikeville College

Lois Rogers is a native of Pikeville, Kentucky but grew up in nearby Prestonsburg. After graduating from Pikeville College in 2004, she spent three years in North Carolina, where she completed her masters degree and then worked as an auditor for Reznick Group in Charlotte, N.C. She returned home in the summer of 2007 to begin teaching accounting at her alma mater.

Rogers is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Kentucky Society of CPAs. She also serves as faculty adviser for Phi Beta Lambda and for UPIKE’s PEAK Team and site coordinator for the VITA program. Additionally, she fosters and transports dogs for local rescues and devotes much of her time to her own animals. Other interests include traveling, baking, interior design and fashion. Rogers plans to pursue a Ph.D. in accounting.

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