He specializes in areas of financial services and community development. He received a Sydney Futures Exchange Prize for outstanding paper on derivatives and outstanding paper on investments from the Eastern Finance Association. Dr Daniels is currently the Vice-Chairman of the Richmond Retirement System, the Chairman of Virginia Community Development Corporation and a Bank Director at Virginia Community Capital.
He is the Director of Information Technology in the Information Systems Department at the VCU School of Business. His area of interest is in information security, autonomous computing and knowledge management. He sees an important role of agent technologies in ensuring security of enterprises. Dr. Thomas is currently working on several information systems security projects, which transcend industry and academia.
She has been an assistant professor of Marketing in the VCU School of Business since 2006. She is native of South Korea and alumnus of the University of Kentucky and Florida Gulf Coast University. Dr. Jae’s research centers on marketing communication with low-literacy consumers. Dr. Jae’s current projects are looking at comparisons of reading processes and working memory between high and low-literacy consumers.