Staci Lugar Brettin

Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2140

Cell Phone: 574.286.5052

Email: srlugarbrettin@indianatech.edu

Office: Cunningham Business Center, Room 325C


Class Information

Fall 2014

  • BA 1200 Foundations of Business
  • BA 2010 Principles of Management
  • BA 2460 Exploring Entrepreneurship
  • BA 2500 Marketing
  • BA 3460 Evaluating Start-Up Potential

Office Hours:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10-11 a.m., Noon-1 p.m., 2-3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Thursday: 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • Other times by appointment

College/School

College of Business


Academic Advisor Roles

Advisor to international students in the College of Business, and to students with concentrations in entrepreneurial studies, management, and marketing


Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Business

Professional Experience

Higher Education Instruction

  • Visiting Lecturer, Indiana University South Bend (South Bend)
  • Associate Faculty, Indiana University South Bend (South Bend)
  • Lead Instructor in Organizational Management, Bethel College (Mishawaka)
  • Assistant Professor, Ivy Tech Community College (South Bend and Elkhart)

Non-Instructional Experience

  • Consultant to first-stage and second-stage entrepreneurs
  • Director of Prospect Research and Advancement Services, Holy Cross College (Notre Dame)
  • Business Advisor and Trainer, South Bend Area Small Business Development Center (South Bend)
  • Account Director and Marketing Strategist, Villing & Company (South Bend)
  • Associate Marketing Manager, Environmental Test Systems (Elkhart)

Selected Publications/Presentations

Selected Publications

  • Lugar Brettin, S., & Wiese, M. (2011). The market oriented innovator’s dilemma. Business Journal of Entrepreneurs, (4), 22-51.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). A proposed framework for entrepreneurial learning. Business Education Innovation Journal, 5(1), 37-40.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2013). Creating entrepreneurial learning communities in higher education. Business Education Innovation Journal, 5(2), 53-57.
  • Lugar Brettin, S. (2014). Mapping bridges to creative collaboration. Business Education Innovation Journal, 6(1), 24-26.

Presentations

  • Keynote speaker for the U.S. State Department’s Study of the United States Global Women’s Leadership Initiative hosted at Saint Mary’s College (2012-2014, Notre Dame). Topic for presentation: “Women’s Economic Empowerment.”

Additional Information

  • Rotary International member since 2005 (Fort Wayne Downtown Club member since 2012).
  • Athena Award Winner in 2011 (Saint Joseph County) for work in developing the SPARK Entrepreneurship Program at Saint Mary’s College (Notre Dame).
  • Anderson Flagship Enterprise Center (Anderson) researcher and speaker 2008-2011.
  • Awarded Graduate of the Last Decade in 2000 from Ball State University (Muncie) for academic excellence and service to an international organization in Russia.