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2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Board of Regents, Administration, & Faculty



Board of Regents

Appointments to the board are for a term of six years. Student Regent Appointments to the board are for a term of two years.

Officers

Dr. Mary E. Hotvedt, President

Dr. Lyndon Haviland, Vice President

Mr. Trent Jones, Student Regent, Secretary/Treasurer

Members by Appointment

Dr. Lyndon Haviland, Cerrillos, NM

Dr. Mary E. Hotvedt, Pinos Altos, NM

Mr. Trent Jones, Santa Fe, NM

Dr. Daniel H. Lopez, Albuquerque, NM

Mr. Dal Moellenberg, Santa Fe, NM

 

Administration

NOTE: Dates given for the first year of employment at Western New Mexico University.

JACK CROCKER, Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs (2013)

B.A. Delta State University. M.A. Florida State University, Ph.D., Texas Tech University

MAGDALENO MANZANÁREZ, Vice President of External Affairs (1997)

B.A., Universidad de las Americas, M.A., Sonoma State University, Ph.D., Northern Arizona University

BETSY MILLER, Vice President of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management (1986)

A.S., B.T., M.A., Western New Mexico University

JULIE MORALES, Vice President of Communications & Compliance (1993)

B.A., New Mexico State University; M.B.A., Western New Mexico University

SCOTT NOBLE, Director of Athletics (2018) 

B.S., Western Illinois University, M.S., Eastern Illinois University 

KELLEY RIDDLE, Vice President of Business and Finance (2002)

B.A., Western New Mexico University; M.P.A. Colorado State University Global

JOSEPH SHEPARD, President of the University (2011)

B.S., Northern Arizona University, M.B.A. University of North Texas, Ph.D. Florida International University

Administrative Staff

MICHAEL ACOSTA, Interim Chief Information Officer (2000) 

B.A. University of Texas 

AMY BACA, Executive Director of Purchasing (2000) 

Chief Procurement Officer Certification, State of New Mexico 

COLTON BJERKE, Director of Advising Center & AES (2022) 

M.A. Northern Arizona University 

KATHERINE ANNABELLE BLACK DELFINE, Director of Research & Prog Development (2023) 

Ph.D. New Mexico State University 

BARTHOLOMEW BROWN, Director of Network Operations (2016) 

APRIL BURT, Assistant Vice President of Student Life (2023) 

M.A. West Texas A&M 

BOBBI DODSON, Director of Professional Development (2021) 

JODI EDENS-CROCKER, Sr. Executive Director WNMU Foundation & Alumni Affairs (2015) 

B.S. Communications/Marketing, Appalachian State University 

JESSICA ENRIQUEZ, Director of Graduate Admissions & Outreach (2011) 

M.A. Western New Mexico University 

EDWARD M. FLORES, Chief of Campus Police (2009) 

B.A.S., M.B.A., Western New Mexico University 

DEAN FOSTER, Chief of Online & Distance Learning 

B.O.E, Eastern New Mexico University, M.A, Western New Mexico University 

MICHELLE HALT, Executive Director of Human Resources (2020) 

B.A., University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, JD University of New Mexico, Licensed to Practice Law in NM & AZ 

APRIL HANSON, Video Conferencing Director (1997) 

JOSEPH HOLGUIN, Director of Capital Projects (2010) 

SAMANTHA JOHNSON, University Librarian - Director (2023) 

M.L.S University of Texas 

SUNIL OTTO KHERA, Director of Title V, Grants, & Rural Initiatives (2021) 

M.B.A, Arizona State University 

JOY LEMME, Director of Custodial/Events/Grounds (1993) 

B.S., M.A., Western New Mexico University 

FERMIN LOPEZ, Director of Facilities & Maintenance (2019) 

ANDREW LUNT, Director of Undergraduate Admissions (2018) 

B.S., University of Phoenix; M.B.A., University of Phoenix; M.S., Argosy University 

SHERYL LUTHER, Director of Gallup Center (2023) 

B.S. University of New Mexico 

CYNTHIA MARTINEZ, Assistant Vice President of Business Affairs (1995) 

B.S., Western New Mexico University 

CYNTHIA S. MARTINEZ, Dean of College of Education (2014) 

B.A.S., M.A.T., Western NM University 

KEVIN MATTHES, Assistant Vice President Facilities & Operations (2018) 

B.A., M.B.A., Western New Mexico University, Maintenance and Reliability Professional Certified. 

KIMBERLY MOON, Executive Director of Accounting (2016) 

B.A., Western New Mexico University 

JAMIN MURPHY, Direct of Student Life & Student Success (2023) 

B.A. Sam Houston State University 

JOSHUA MYERS, Director of Enterprise Applications (2022) 

M.S. Western New Mexico University 

DEBRA NOBLE, Executive Director of Civil Rights / Title IX Coordinator (2018) 

B.A., Chadron State University 

JAMES ORTIZ, Director of Applied Technology (2009) 

B.S., M.A., Western New Mexico University 

KATHERINE OUBRE, Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (2013) 

B.A., Louisiana State University; M.A., Ph.D. University of Arizona 

KACIE PETERSON, Director of Development & Alumni Relations (2017) 

M.B.A New Mexico State University 

JASON QUIMBY, Housing Director (2019) 

M.B.A. Western New Mexico University 

SEAN REES, User Support Director (2003) 

DEBRA REYES, Director of Financial Aid (1992) 

B.A. Western New Mexico University 

CHRISTINA RIDDLE, FCC Administrative Director (2021) 

M.A. University of Oklahoma, M.S.W Arizona State University 

MANUEL RODRIGUEZ, Director of Deming Campus (2007) 

B.A., University of Texas at El Paso; M.A., Western New Mexico University 

DANIELLE ROMERO, WNMU Museum Director (2022) 

M.A. University of Nevada 

SUSAN RUSSELL, Registrar (1995) 

B.A., M.A., Western New Mexico University 

MARIO SANCHEZ, Executive Director of Marketing (2017) 

B.A., University of New Mexico 

BRYAN SMITH, Academic Computing Director (2016) 

WANDA SNYDER, Director of Field Experience (2013) 

B.A., M.A., Western New Mexico University 

MARK SPEIRS, SBDC Director (2023) 

M.A. Temple University 

AMANDA STERN, Executive Director Fiscal Affairs (2014) 

ALEXANDRA TAGER, Director of Cultural Affairs (2018) 

PATRICIA WEST, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dean of the College of Professional Studies (2012) 

B.S.W., M.S.W., Western New Mexico University 

SHELBY WILKIE, Mental Health Therapist (2023) 

M.S.W. Western New Mexico University 

Athletic Staff

RICHARD ALEXANDER, Assistant Football Coach (2022)

            B.A., Colorado Mesa University, M.S., Adams State University

ALMA ARELLANO, Athletic Assistant (2002)

A.A., Western New Mexico University

KENT BEATTY, Director of Golf Operations/Head Coach (1997)

B.S., M.A., Western New Mexico University

SAMUEL CAMP, Assistant Football Coach (2021)

            B.A., Friends University, M.S., Kansas Wesleyan University

MACARIO CAMPOS, Head Men’s & Women’s Cross Country Coach (2005)

B.S., Western New Mexico University

ZANE GIBSON, Head Men’s Basketball Coach (2020)

B.A., M.S., Middle Tennessee State University

TERRA DUNLAP, Assistant Athletic Director/Head Athletic Trainer (2007)

B.S., Western New Mexico University, M.S., Montana State University-Billings

MATTHEW ENRIQUEZ, Assistant Athletic Director for Internal Affairs/Operations (2019)

B.S., M.A., Western New Mexico University

JONATHAN GILLIAM, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach/Recruiter (2022)

            B.S., University of Central Missouri, M.S., University of Missouri-Columbia

ASHLEY HICKMAN, Head Softball Coach (2021)

          B.S. Uni. Kansas, MBA., Tabor College

WILLIAM HICKMAN, Offensive Coordinator (2021)

            B.A., M.S., Tabor College

ALEX HUNT,  Head mens and womens tennis (2020)

          BA, M.S. Hardin-Simmons University

JAMES LEE, Assistant Football Coach (2022)

            B.S., M.A., Western New Mexico University

SCOTT NOBLE, Director of Athletics (2018)

B.S., Western Illinois University, M.S., Eastern Illinois University

JOSHUA PACE, Head Women’s Basketball Coach (2020)

B.S., University of Texas - Permian Basin

TANYA RIVERS, Faculty Athletic Representative

B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Western Washington University

CHELSEA SMITH, Compliance Coordinator (2017)

B.B.A., Western New Mexico University

DAKOTA SPILLERS, Director of Sport Communications

          B.S., M.A,  William Jessup University

TAMAFAIGA TANUVASA, Assistant Football Coach (2021)

            B.S., New Mexico Highlands University

SHELBY TURNER, Assistant Director of Student Achievement (2021)

            M.S., Western New Mexico University

HOBIE VANNOY, Assistant Volleyball Coach (2018)

            B.S., Milligan College, M.A., University of East London

PHILIP VIGIL, Head Football Coach (2021)

          B.S., Colorado Mesa, M.A., Northwest Missouri State      

HOLLY WATTS, Head Women’s Volleyball Coach (2019)

B.S., University of Texas - Austin

Faculty

NOTE: Dates given are for the first year on the faculty of Western New Mexico

SPENSER BACA, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (2020) 

B.A., Western New Mexico University, J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Licensed to Practice Law in New Mexico. 

JOEL BLAXLAND, Assistant Professor (2018) 

B.A., Moravian College; M.A., Lehigh University; M.A., Ph. D, Temple University, B.A., Moravian College; M.A., Temple University; M.A., Lehigh University; Ph.D. Temple University 

BECKY BRANDSBERG-HERRERA, Assistant Professor (2019) 

B.A., Kansas State University; M.S., Washington University in St. Louis 

EDMUND BRANDT, Assistant Professor (2020) 

B.A., Lewis University; M.S., University of New Mexico 

JADE BROWN, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.S.W., M.S.W., Western New Mexico University 

ROBERTA BROWN, Assistant Professor (2017) 

B.A., Hillsdale College; M.A., West Lafayette, IN 

DAMON BULLOCK, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (2013) 

A.A., B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D. Texas Woman’s University 

MANUEL BUSTAMANTE, Associate Professor of Educational Technology (2002) 

B.B.A., M.A., Ph.D., New Mexico State University 

ZENAIDO TRES CAMACHO, Professor of Biology, Chair of Natural Sciences (2005) 

B.S., University of Texas, Austin; Ph.D., Texas A & M University 

ERIC CASLER, Instructor/Natural Sciences Lab Director (2013) 

B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz, M.S. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 

STEVEN CHAVEZ, Professor Economics, Associate Dean of School of Business (2001) 

B.S., M.A.T., Western New Mexico University; M.S., Troy State University; M.A., DED, New Mexico State University 

WEN-CHI CHEN, Associate Professor of Psychology, Chair of Behavioral Science (2011) 

B.A., Brigham Young University; M.S., Pittsburgh State University; Ph.D., Kansas State University 

PO CHU, Associate Professor of Psychology (2011) 

B.A., Brigham Young University-Hawaii; M.S., Ph.D., Kansas State University 

BENJAMIN CLINE, Associate Professor of Communication Speech, Chair of Humanities (2011) 

B.A., University of Nebraska; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University 

JENNIFER COLEMAN, Professor (2005) 

B.A. State University of New York; M.A., M.B.A., Western New Mexico University; M.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of New Hampshire 

MICHAEL COOK, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.A., Randolph-Macon College, M.S., Northern Illinois University, Ph.D., Northern Arizona University 

ANGELA COX, Assistant Professor (2021) 

B.S., Lubbock Christian University; B.S.N, M.S., M.S.N., West Texas A&M University 

TRACY CUDJOE, Assistant Professor (2019) 

B.P., University of the West Indies; Ph.D., Morgan State University; M.D. Indiana University 

REMINGTON CURTIS, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.A., M.S., Utah State University, Ph.D., University of Arizona 

MATT DRISSELL, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.A., Wheaton College, M.F.A., New York Academy of Art 

MARGARET DRIVER, Assistant professor (2021) 

A.A., Yuma Community College; B.A., M.S. University of Phoenix 

STEPHANIE FANSELOW, Assistant Professor (2019) 

A.A., Waldorf College; B.A., Concordia College; M.S.,Western Reserve University; Ed.D.,University of Northern Colorado; Comprehensive Science Baldwin-Wallace College 

GORDON FLANDERS, Assistant Professor (2018) 

B.A., Augsburg College; M.B.A., University of Minnesota; D.B.A., A.B.D., University of Phoenix 

HEATHER FRANKLAND, Assistant Professor (2019) 

B.A., Knox College, M.F.A., New Mexico State University; M.P.H., New Mexico State University 

JENNIFER FRANZ, Assistant Professor (2018) 

B.S.N., Regis University; M.S., Regis University; ANCC Certification Family Practice, Prescriptive Authority-State of Colorado 

SCOTT FRITZ, Associate Professor of History (2009) 

B.A., University of California; M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., Northern Arizona University 

ARIANA GARCIA, Assistant Professor (2022) 

A.A., B.S., Western New Mexico University, M.S., Grand Canyon University 

PAULA GENTRY, Limited Term Assistant Professor of Biology (2015) 

B.S., M.S. New Mexico State University., Ph.D. University of Missouri-Columbia 

SACHIKO GOMI, Assistant Professor Social Work, Associate Dean of Social Work (2016) 

Ph.D., M.S.W., University of Kansas, M.A., Ritsumeikan University, B.A., Kwansei Gakuin University 

KRISTINE GONZALEZ, Assistant Professor (2021) 

A.A., Laredo College; B.A., M.S., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 

DAVID GORMAN, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (2023) 

B.A New Mexico State University; JD Gonzaga University 

CATHERINE GREGORIUS, Assistant Professor Reading Education (2023) 

Ph.D. Arizona State University 

THOMAS GRUSZKA, Professor of Mathematics (1992) 

B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., University of Arizona 

SARAH GUCK, Assistant Professor (2012) 

Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, MA. Masters in Divinity, New York University, New York, NY. Masters in Social Work, New York University, Now York, NY. Bachelors in Social Work 

BRANDALYN HASSMAN, Assistant Professor of Nursing (2023) 

M.S.N. Sacred Heart University 

LYNN HAUGEN, Professor of Biology (2012) 

B.A., M.S., California State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma 

RHEA ANN HAZEN, Assistant Professor (2020) 

B.S.N, New Mexico State University; M.B.A., M.S.N., Walden University 

DEBORAH HELLER, Professor of English (1992) 

B.A., California State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington 

ANDREW HERNANDEZ, Professor of History (2010) 

B.A., Texas Christian University; M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., University of New Mexico 

IVAN IBARRA SANCHEZ, Assistant Professor (2022) 

Ph.D. CEPES 

JAMES PERRY, Assistant Professor Education (2022) 

Ed.D. Fielding Graduate University 

BENJAMIN JENKINS, Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Services (2015) 

B.S., M.R.C., Utah State University, Ph.D., University of Texas-Pan American 

JENNIFER JOHNSTON, Assistant Professor of Psychology (2015) 

B.S. Santa Clara University, M.A. Webster University, Ph.D. Fielding Graduate University 

MANDA JOST, Professor Biology (2008) 

B.A., B.S., University of Massachusetts; M.A. Ph.D., Harvard University 

LUKE KINGERY, Assistant Professor (2020) 

A.A., Lake Land College; B.A., M.A., Eastern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno 

SHIVA KUMAR-KYASA, Associate Professor of Chemistry (2016) 

B.S, M.Sc., Osmania University, Ph.D., University of Nebraska Lincoln 

WILLIAM LANE, Assistant Professor (2020) 

B.S., Brigham Young University, Idaho; M.S., Ph.D., Idaho State University 

JOHN LAVALLE, Professor of History (2001) 

B.A., M.A., University of Houston; Ph.D., University of Georgia 

LOIS LEE, RN, Professor of Nursing (1998) 

B.S.N., University of New Mexico 

ESTILLA LIGHTFOOT, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.A., University of New Mexico, M.S.W., Ph.D., Tulane University 

NANCY LIVINGSTON, Professor Mathematics (2013) 

B.A., Washington University; M.S., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Oregon 

MARY MCBRAYER, Instructor (2020) 

A.A., B.S.N., M.S.N., Western New Mexico University 

SUSAN McFEATERS, Associate Professor of Social Work (2015) 

B.A., Thiel College, M.S.W., University of Pittsburg, Ph.D., University of Maryland 

MICHAEL METCALF, Professor of Art (1995) 

B.S., Skidmore College; M.F.A., University of Pennsylvania 

COURTNEY MICHAUD, Assistant Professor of Ceramics (2017) 

A.F.A., Finger Lakes Community College, B.F.A., New York State College of Ceramics at Albert University, M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University 

ERIC MOORE, Assistant Professor of Social Work (2014) 

M.A., M.S.W., Western New Mexico University 

GILBERT NAJAR, Assistant Professor/Director Police Academy (2012) 

B.S., University of Albuquerque; M.B.A., New Mexico Highlands University 

DARA NAPHAN-KINGERY, Assistant Professor (2019) 

B.A. Dickinson College, M.S., Ph.D. University of Nevada 

CORRIE NEIGHBORS, Associate Professor of Geology (2016) 

B.S., University of South Carolina, M.S., Florida State University, Ph.D., University of California Riverside 

ROBERT NEU, Assistant Professor Educational Leadership (2023) 

M.A. Central Michigan University 

ALEXANDRA NEVES, Professor of Bilingual Education (2008) 

B.A., M.A., UNISUL; M.A., Ph.D., New Mexico State University 

ANDREEA NICA, Limited Term Assistant Professor (2019) 

B.A., Northern Arizona University; B.A., University of Wolver Hampton; M.S., London School of Economics and Political Science; Ph.D. Portland State University 

MEAGHAN NOLTE, Assistant Professor of Counseling (2023) 

Ph.D. University of Wyoming 

WILLIAM NORRIS, Professor of Biology (2001) 

B.S., Lake Superior State University; M.S., Ph.D. Iowa State University 

KAMAL NYAUPAN, Assistant Professor (2022) 

M.S., Tribhuvan University, M.S., Ph.D., The University of Texas El Paso 

TAMARA OGILVIE, Limited Term Assistant Professor of Reading and Literacy (2017) 

B.S., University of Arizona, M.A., Western New Mexico University 

LOUISE ORTEGA-SENTER, Assistant Professor (2020) 

M.S.W., Western New Mexico University 

GARRETT PELTONEN, Assistant Professor (2018) 

B.A. University of Colorado-Boulder; M.S. Colorado State University; Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 

JAMES PENDERGAST, Assistant Professor - Photography Arts (2013) 

B.S., Humboldt State University; M.F.A., San Jose State University 

KIMBERLY PETROVIC, Associate Professor (2018) 

B.S., Wheaton College; M.S.N. Vanderbilt University; M.A. New Mexico State University; Ph.D. University of Connecticut 

RACHAEL RICHTER, Associate Professor Social Work (2013) 

B.A. Miami University; M.S.W., Washington University 

SHANNON RIVERA, Assistant Professor (2021) 

B.A., Western New Mexico University; M.S., New Mexico State University; E.D. Walden University 

TANYA RIVERS, Associate Professor Mathematics (2013) 

B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; M.S., Western Washington University 

GREGORY ROBINSON GUERRERA, Assistant Professor (2022) 

B.A., M.S., Ph.D., The University of Alabama 

JORGE ROMERO-HABEYCH, Assistant Professor (2020) 

B.A., M.S., University of Central Florida; M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University 

CANDI RUNNING BEAR, Limited Term Assistant Professor Early Childhood Education (2023) 

Ph.D. Northern Arizona University 

LORENZO SAENZ, Nursing Instructor (2019) 

A.A. Western New Mexico University, Registered Nurse 

LILIANA SANCHEZ, Assistant Professor of Education (2007) 

MAT Western New Mexico University 

TAKAHIRO SATO, Associate Professor of Wellness & Movement Science (2012) 

B.A., Keio University, Tokyo, Japan; M.S., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee 

DAVID SCARBOROUGH, Associate Professor of Management (2016) 

B.A., Texas Christian University, M.B.A., North Texas State University, Ph.D., University of North Texas 

PHILIP SCHOENBERG, Assistant Professor of English Composition (2016) 

B.A., M.A., San Jose State University, Ph.D., University of New Mexico 

SARAH SCHOTT, Assistant Professor (2021) 

B.S., Louisiana State University; M.S., Boise State University 

ERIC SENTER, Assistant Professor of Social Work (2014) 

B.S.W., M.S.W., Western New Mexico University 

SHOUQING SI, Assistant Professor (2022) 

Ph.D. Utah State University 

CYNTHIA SIMON, Assistant Professor of Social Work (2020) 

M.S.W, State University of New York 

SCOTT SMITH, Associate Professor of Mathematics Education (2015) 

B.S., Weber State University, M.S., University of Utah, M.S., Ph.D., Utah State University 

HEATHER STEINMANN, Associate Professor of English - Professional Writing (2015) 

B.A., M.F.A., Minnesota State University, Ph.D., North Dakota University 

DAVID SWACKHAMER, Assistant Professor of Psychology (2023) 

M.A. Western New Mexico University 

SUNDAR TAMANG, Assistant Professor (2021) 

Ph.D. University of Alabama at Birmingham 

CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR, Limited Term Assistant Professor of English Composition (2023) 

Ph.D. University of Texas 

LISA TAYLOR, Assistant Professor Secondary Education (2023) 

Ed.D. University of Phoenix 

MELISSA TELLER, Assistant Professor (2022) 

M.A. Western New Mexico University 

JAMIE TOLLEY, Assistant Professor (2018) 

A.D.N. North Georgia College; B.S.N. SONAT North Georgia College; M.S.N. University of Texas Health Science Center 

BYRON TRAMMMELL, LT Instructor (2021) 

M.A., Western New Mexico University 

MIGUEL VICENS-FELIBERTY, Associate Professor of Finance (2013) 

B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Puerto Rico; DED., New Mexico State University 

ZULLY VILLANUEVA, Assistant Professor (2021) 

M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University 

WENJIE WANG, Assistant Professor (2022) 

M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University 

ERIN WEARY, Assistant Professor of Sculpture (2023) 

M.F.A University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 

KATHLEEN WHITEMAN, Associate Professor of Biology (2012) 

B.F.A., University of Pennsylvania; B.S., Western New Mexico University; M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University 

ERIN WOOD, Assistant Professor (2014) 

B.S.N. Bachelor of Science in Nursing New Mexico State University 

KRISTA WOOD, Associate Professor of Nursing (2012) 

B.S., University of New Mexico 

MARGARITA WULFTANGE, Professor of Elementary Ed. (2008) 

B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.A., Ph.D. University of California 

Emeritus

ALIREZA ARASTEH, Professor of Mathematics 

LINDA BALDWIN, Professor in Business Administration, School of Business

LAURIE BARFITT, Professor of Accounting 

MARY BAUMHOVER, Professor of English, Department of Humanities

LINDA BEATTIE, Professor of Developmental Mathematics, Department of Math & Computer Science

BERTHA BENAVIDEZ, Associate Professor of Office Administration, Department of Applied Technology

T.J. BETENBOUGH, Professor of Reading, College of Education

CATHIE G. BOWER, Professor of English, Department of Humanities

GERALD BURGESS, Professor of Computer Science 

PATRICIA CANO, Professor of Chicano Studies, Department of Humanities

JIM CALLENDER, Head Volleyball Coach

CHRISTINE CASEY, Vice President for Business Affairs

GWEN CASSEL, Professor of Occupational Therapy

BILL CHARLAND, Director of Honors Program

JAMES CALLENDAR, Head Volleyball Coach

JASON COLLET, Chief Information Officer 

JAMES COLSON, Professor of Psychology, Department of Social Sciences

ELMER COON, Director of String Studies, Department of Expressive Arts

JOHN COUNTS, President

MARY COWAN, Professor of Wellness & Movement Sciences, Department of Wellness & Movement Sciences

LLOYD COWLING, Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science, Department of Math & Computer Science

JOLANE CULHANE, Professor of History, Department of Social Science

JOHN E. CUNNINGHAM, Professor of Geology, Department of Natural Sciences

ADRIENNE DARE, Associate Professor of Mathematics & Computer Science, Department of Math & Computer Science

JUNE DECKER, Professor of Wellness & Movement Sciences, Department of Math & Computer Science

DEBRA DIRKSEN, Dean, College of Education 

MARY DOWSE, Professor of Geology, Department of Natural Sciences

JACK ELLIS, Associate Professor of Drama, Department of Expressive Arts

PHILLIP J. FARREN, Vice President for Student Affairs

JIM FISCHER, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Department of Natural Sciences

LAURENCE FRENCH, Professor of Psychology, Department of Social Sciences

DALE GIESE, Professor of History, Department of Social Sciences

KATHIE S. GILBERT, Vice President for Academic Affairs

LARRY GREGORY, Professor of Wellness and Movement Sciences, Department of Wellness and Movement Sciences

SANDRA GRIFFIN, Professor of Developmental Studies, Department of Humanities

EDWARD PAYSON HALL, Professor of Communications, Department of Humanities

ROBERT G. HANSEN, Professor of Geography, Department of Social Sciences

CURTIS HAYES, Professor of Criminal Justice 

CINDY HOLLIDAY, Accounts Payable Manager

ARLEY HOWARD, Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business

CECIL HOWARD, Professor of Art, Department of Expressive Arts

RANDY JENNINGS, Professor of Biology, Department of Natural Science

RICHARD JOHNSON, Professor of Mathematics/Computer Science, Department of Mathematics/Computer Science

ELAINE JORDAN, Professor of School Psychology, Department of Education

FRANK S. JUSZCZYK, Professor of English, Department of Humanities

CYNTHIA JONES, Facilities and Operations Department

JERRY D. JOY, Vice President for Student/Community Affairs

CHARLES KELLY, Director of Student Office of Financial Aid

PAMELA KUTHE, Professor of Nursing, Nursing Department

KENNETH H. LADNER, Professor of Chemistry, Department of Natural Sciences

STEVE LIEBHART, WEBMASTER and AA/EEO Investigator

JOHN LITTLE, Professor of Management, Department of Business and Economics

MARY LEEN, Professor of English, Department of Humanities

THOMAS C. LLOYD, Professor of Education, College of Education

LINDA LOPEZ, Professor of Pscyhology, Department of Social Science

CRAIG R. LUNDAHL, Professor of Sociology & Business Administration, Department of Social Sciences

DOROTHY McCRAY, Associate Professor of Art, Department of Expressive Arts

LINDA McGEE, Professor of Business Administration, School of Business Administration and Economics

PATRICIA McINTIRE, APRN-BC, NP, Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing

ANNA MADRID, CUSTODIAN

PATRICIA MAGUIRE, Professor of Education & Psychology, College of Education

BONNIE BUCKLEY-MALDONADO, Dean of Education, College of Education

ARTHUR D. MARTINEZ, Professor of Political Science & History, Department of Social Sciences

GLORIA MAYA, Professor of Art, Department of Expressive Arts

CARMEN MAYNES, Executive Assistant to the President/Board of Regent/AA-EEOs

DOUG MEDIN, Professor of Computer Science 

S. DENNIS MILLER, Professor of Biology, Department of Natural Sciences

DEANNE MILLER, Professor of Math Education, Department of Math & Computer Science

JOHN W. MORTON, Professor of Chemistry, Department of Natural Sciences

GEORGE MUNCRIEF, Professor of Economics, Department of Math & Computer Science

SALLY NELSON, Associate Professor of Office Administration, Department of Applied Technology

EVANGELINE PARKER, Associate Professor of Spanish, Department of Humanities

JEAN U. PETERSON, Associate Professor of English, Department of Humanities

ROBERT RAPP, Professor of Counseling, College of Education

DONNA REES, Director of Extended University

PAUL RENSHAW, Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business, Economics & Public Administration

GREG ROLFE, Information Technology Department

RICHARD F. RODRIGUEZ, Professor of Special Education, College of Education

SHARMAN RUSSELL, Professor of Developmental Studies, Department of Humanities

HENRY SANCHEZ, Director of Maintenance (1984)

MARY J. SCHAD, Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing

ROLAND SHOOK, Professor of Biology, Natural Science, Department of Natural Science

SHIRLEY SIAS, Registrar’s Senior Records Clerk 

JOHN D. SNEDEKER, Assistant Professor of Applied Technology, Department of Applied Technology

CLAUDE SMITH III, Professor of Art, Department of Expressive Arts

JEAN SPRINGLER, University Events Coordinator

CHARLES W. STRANG, Professor of Accounting, Department of Business & Criminal Justice

WILLIAM TARRY, Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business, Economics & Public Administration

BARBARA TAYLOR, Professor/College of Education

BILL TOTH, Professor of English, Department of Humanities

ANGELINA TOYOTA-SHARPE, Clinical Services Director 

HARLAN C. VAN OVER, Professor of Business Administration, Department of Business, Economics & Public Administration

FAYE VOWELL, Professor of English Composition, Department of Humanities

JANET WALLET-ORTIZ, Professor of Developmental Studies, Department of Humanities

KATHERINE WOODARD, Professor of Social Work, Department of Social Work

SCOTT WOODARD, Athletic Director

DALE ZIMMERMAN, Professor of Biology, Department of Natural Sciences