Advisory Board

The IOHRM Advisory Board is a team of key corporate and human resources professionals whose primary purpose is to enhance and grow the program’s connections to the business community. Specifically, the members of the Advisory Board interact with IOHRM students by serving as mentors and sharing their professional experiences. Advisory Board members also provide recommendations on how the IOHRM program can best prepare its students for success after graduation. Members of the IOHRM Advisory Board have diverse professional backgrounds and are in a variety of industries and occupations and meet at on the Appalachian State campus multiple times during the academic year.

Tim Bailey
Advisory Board Chairperson
MBA Executive Coach (ASU)
David Battle
AVP: Operations Consultant
Bank of America
Rich Cober
Vice President – Brand, Marketing, Sales, and Consumer Services HR
Marriott International
Phil Graham
Chief Sales Officer
Financial Independence Group (FIG Marketing)
Ray Grassman
The Reynolds & Reynolds Company
David Hartsoe
Manager - Global LearnCenter
CommScope, Inc. of NC
Yvonne Hill, M.S., SWP
Senior Workforce Planning Consultant
Lowe's Home Improvement
Chanel Leitch, SVP
Leadership Development Consultant II
Bank of America
John E. Shave III
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.