Dr. Ron Eastburn
Ron Eastburn, a University of South Alabama alumnus and former president and chief executive for SunTrust BankCard N.A., first joined the faculty in 2005. An Australian native, he received his undergraduate degree in economics from USA in 1976 and was the first international player recruited by the USA tennis team. He received his master’s in business administration from the University of Central Florida and also graduated from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Delaware. He holds a Ph.D. in Management from Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Eastburn taught a number of management courses during his tenure with MCOB but is best known for teaching the capstone strategic management course in both the graduate and undergraduate programs.