Staff & Contact

The Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming Hospitality & Tourism (LIGHT), is located at the Stockton-Rothenberg Building, 3430 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Phone: 609.626.3893

Email us at:


Rummy Pandit, LPD 

Rummy Pandit, LPD , Executive Director 

Diana Allen

Diana Allen,  Manager, LIGHT offices

Sarah Grady

Sarah Grady,  Assistant Director


Faculty Advisory Committee

Jean Abbott-Ed.D.

Jean Abbott-Ed.D., Assistant Professor of Business Studies, Accounting

Area of Expertise: Accounting & Finance | Stockton University
Jennifer Tulio Barr - Ph.D.

Jennifer Tulio Barr - Ph.D.,  Professor of Business Studies, Marketing

Area of Expertise: Marketing & Strategic Brand Management
Jane Bokunewicz- Ph.D.

Jane Bokunewicz- Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management Studies

Area of Expertise: Casino Gaming & Technology
Michael Busler - Ph.D.

Michael Busler - Ph.D.,   Professor of Business Studies, Finance

Area of Expertise: Finance, investments & economic trends
Oliver Cooke, Ph.D.

Oliver Cooke, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics

Area of Expertise: Urban/regional economics/ history, & macroeconomics
Diane Holtzman-Ed.D.

Diane Holtzman-Ed.D.,   Associate Professor of Business Studies

Area of Expertise: Marketing, management & public relations
Dr. Lewis A. Leitner

Dr. Lewis A. Leitner, Professor of Management

Area of Expertise: Strategy, Business Transformation & Leadership
Manish Madan-Ph.D.

Manish Madan-Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Area of Expertise: Comparative research & policy
William Quain, Ph.D

William Quain, Ph.D,   Associate Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management Studies

Jason Shulman- Ph.D.

Jason Shulman- Ph.D.,   Assistant Professor of Physics

Area of Expertise: Social media analysis & complex networks 
Lei Song - Ph.D.

Lei Song - Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Business Studies, Marketing  

Area of Expertise: Marketing & Research Methods
Brian J. Tyrrell, Ph.D.

Brian J. Tyrrell, Ph.D.,   Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management Studies 

Area of Expertise: Hospitality & tourism management