Administration

These lists are current as of May 1, 2007.

Office of the President

Peter T. Mitchell, president (ending June 30, 2007); B.A., 1967, Albion College; M.A., 1968, University of Michigan; Ed.S., 1972, Indiana University; Ed.D., 1981, Northeastern University.

Donna M. Randall, president (beginning July 1, 2007); B.A., 1974, Drake University; M.B.A., 1984, M.A., 1979, Ph.D., 1982, Washington State University.

Jeanne M. Bachus, executive secretary to the president; B.S., 1982, Eastern Michigan University.

Thomas Hunsdorfer, assistant to the president; B.A., 1971, University of Delaware; M.B.A., 1979, University of Delaware.

Karen K. Dobbins, receptionist; B.A., 1974, Albion College.

Office of Academic Affairs

Royal A. Ward, vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty; B.A., 1968, MacMurray College; M.A., 1969, University of Illinois; Ph.D., 1984, University of Michigan.

Lisa B. Lewis, associate dean of the faculty and associate professor of chemistry; B.S., 1989, King's College; M.S., 1992, University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., 1994, University of California, Irvine.

Delores A. Duff, administrative assistant to the vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty.

K. Michelle Beaton, accompanist and adjunct instructor of music; B.M., 1988, Dalhousie University; M.M., 1994, Westminster Choir College; doctoral candidate, University of Michigan.

Cheryl M. Blackwell, bibliographic instruction/reference librarian; B.S., 1980, Wayne State University; M.I.L.S., 1987, University of Michigan.

David B. Carey, chemical hygiene officer, Chemistry Department; B.S., 1980, Western Michigan University.

Gina L. Cornacchia, coordinator, Carl A. Gerstacker Liberal Arts Institute for Professional Management; B.A., 1990, Western Michigan University.

Tamara D. Crupi, director, Whitehouse Nature Center; A.B., 1979, Albion College.

Lynn Del Cid-Neddo, director, Center for International Education; B.A., 1977, Bethel College; M.A., 1991, University of Georgia.

Claudia A. Diaz, head of library technical services; B.A., 1976, College of William and Mary; A.M.L.S., 1984, University of Michigan.

Marikay Dobbins, coordinator, Liberal Arts Institute for Pre-Medical and Health Care Studies; Diploma in Nursing, 1985, Blodgett Memorial Medical Center.

Andrew M. Dunham, assistant dean of First-Year Experience; B.A., 1986, San Jose State University; M.M.E., 1990, University of Northern Colorado; Ph.D., 2000, University of Northern Colorado.

Mae Ola Dunklin, director, Fritz Shurmur Education Institute; B.S., 1970, Grambling State University; M.A., 1975, Western Michigan University.

Michael L. Frandsen, director, Carl A. Gerstacker Liberal Arts Institute for Professional Management; B.S., 1983, M.B.A., 1990, Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., 2003, University of Texas, Austin.

Ann M. Garrett, certification officer; Education Department; B.S., 1993, Michigan State University.

Michelle R. Gerry, systems librarian; B.A., 1991, Grand Valley State University; M.S.I., 2006, University of Michigan.

Shelly E. Goodman, coordinator, Academic Skills Center; A.S., 1997, Kellogg Community College; B.A., 1999, Siena Heights University.

Robert D. Harris, technician, Geological Sciences and Physics Departments; B.S., 1971, Michigan State University; M.S., 1972, Michigan Technological University.

Cherie R. Hatlem, registrar; B.M.E., 1973, Drake University; M.A., 1989, University of Northern Iowa.

Joan B. Hawsey, coordinator, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Public Policy and Service; B.S., 1985, Drexel University.

Kurt C. Hellman, technician, Biology Department; B.S., 1988, University of Michigan; M.S., 1991, Eastern Michigan University.

Scott Hendrix, director, Academic Skills Center and director of writing; B.A., 1983, Oregon State University; M.F.A., 1987, University of Oregon; Ph.D., 1999, University of Kansas.

Mark E. Hoffland, technical director, Theatre Department; B.A., 1983, Augsburg College; M.F.A., 1990, Michigan State University.

John P. Kondelik, director of libraries; B.A., 1964, University of Florida; M.L.S., 1966, Florida State University; Ph.D., 1993, University of Michigan.

Renee M. Kreger, coordinator, Honors Institute.

William A. Mahler, director of institutional research and assessment; B.A., 1966, Northern Illinois University; M.A., 1968, Ph.D., 1970, Stanford University.

Rebecca M. Markovich, library circulation services coordinator; B.A., 1998, Spring Arbor University.

Karla R. McCavit, assistant director, Academic Skills Center; B.S., 1993, Adrian College; M.S., 1995, Michigan State University.

Marion F. Meilaender, library serials coordinator; B.A., 1975, Northwestern University; M.A., 1977, Ph.D., 1979, Princeton University.

Alice W. Moore, document access librarian; B.A., 1973, Albion College; M.I.L.S., 1988, University of Michigan.

Alfred M. Pheley, director, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Public Policy and Service; B.A., 1982, Indiana University; M.S., 1984, North Dakota State University; Ph.D., 1990, University of Minnesota.

Patricia S. Rising, technician, Geological Sciences Department; B.S., 1991, Eastern Michigan University.

Pamela M. Schwartz, learning support specialist, Academic Skills Center; B.A., 1970, University of Michigan; M.S., 1972, Purdue University; Ph.D., 1978, University of Michigan.

Jennifer A. Thomas, Marilyn Crandell Schleg Archivist and special collections librarian/United Methodist Church West Michigan Conference archivist; B.A., 1995, Saint Mary's College of Maryland; M.L.S., 2000, University of Maryland.

Michael A. VanHouten, assistant director of libraries and head of public services; B.S., 1975, Central Michigan University; A.M.L.S., 1978, University of Michigan.

Peggy A. Vogt, government documents and Stockwell public services coordinator.

Starr E. Weaver, coordinator, Foundation for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity; A.S., 1990, Lansing Community College; A.S., 1998, Washtenaw Community College; B.A., 2002, Eastern Michigan University.

Barry L. Wolf, learning support specialist and postdoctoral psychologist; B.A., 1998, University of Michigan; M.A., 2001, Psy.D., 2005, Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University.

Athletic Department

Gerald K. Block, associate athletic director and men's soccer coach; B.A., 1995, DePauw University; M.E., 2000, Springfield College.

Doreen A. Carden, head women's basketball coach and assistant softball coach; B.S., 1995, Oakland University.

Scott J. Carden, head baseball coach and assistant women's basketball coach; B.A., 1998, Bowling Green State University.

David G. Egnatuk, head men's track coach; A.B., 1971, Albion College; M.S., 1974, University of Southern California; M.S., 1978, Eastern Michigan University.

D. Scott Frew, Sr., head men's and women's tennis coach and director, Ungrodt Tennis Center; B.B.A., B.S., 1977, M.A., 1999, Western Michigan University.

Keith B. Havens, head men's and women's swimming coach and director, Dean Aquatic Center; B.S., 1976, M.A., 1979, College of William and Mary.

Janice A. Haynes, head women's golf coach; B.A., 1988, Spring Arbor University.

Katie R. Kelly, head softball coach; B.A., 2005, Albion College.

Sara A. Koski, head athletic trainer; B.A., 2001, Oregon State University; M.A., 2004, Western Michigan University.

Jody R. May, associate men's basketball coach and games manager; B.A., 1993, Ohio Northern University; M.A., 1995, Bowling Green State University.

Gregory W. Polnasek, associate athletic director, compliance coordinator and assistant football coach; B.A., 1979, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.A., 1980, Ohio State University; M.Ed., 1981, Bowling Green State University.

Jordan M. Rich, head men's golf coach; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

Lisa R. Roschek, interim athletic director and head women's soccer coach; B.A., 1997, Kalamazoo College; M.A., 2001, Western Michigan University.

Craig S. Rundle, head football coach; B.A., 1974, Albion College; M.A., 1977, Central Michigan University.

Paul Schudel, assistant football coach; B.S., 1966, M.A., 1968, Miami University.

Hayden R. Smith, head men's and women's cross country coach and women's track coach; B.A., 1970, Albion College; M.S., 1971, San Diego State University.

Michael M. Turner, head men's basketball coach and director of annual giving; A.B., 1969, Albion College; M.Ed., 1970, University of Arizona.

Melissa A. Walton, senior woman administrator and director, Dow Recreation and Wellness Center; B.A., 1996, Olivet College; M.A., 1998, Central Michigan University.

Office of Enrollment

David S. Hawsey, vice president for enrollment and athletics; B.S., 1985, M.B.A., 1989, Drexel University.

Victoria G. Snyder, executive secretary; B.A., 1989, Albion College.

M. Doug Kellar, associate vice president for enrollment; B.S., 1986, Muskingum College; M.B.A., 2006, Western Michigan University.

Nicholas J. Clements, admissions representative; B.A., 2006, Albion College.

Lance C. Coleman, senior associate director of admissions; B.A., 1991, Albion College.

Amanda M. Dubiel, associate director of admissions; B.S., 1995, Western Michigan University.

Michelle R. Evans, financial aid counselor; B.S., 1993, Grand Valley State University.

Kate M. Goedde, admissions representative; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

Randi C. Heathman, admissions representative; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

Elizabeth A. Looney, assistant director of financial aid; B.A., 2002, Western Michigan University.

Marsha B. Whitehouse, associate director for campus visit programs; B.A., 1970, Albion College.

Lars P. Zabel, associate director of financial aid; B.A., 1977, Albion College.

Jocelyn L. Zappala, admissions representative; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

Office of Information Technology

Troy D. VanAken, executive vice president; B.S., 1989, Hillsdale College; M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 1994, Bowling Green State University.

Linda M. Klatt, administrative assistant; A.A., 2004, Jackson Community College.

Robin R. Brubaker, assistant instructional technologist.

Diana L. Hopkins, senior programmer/analyst; A.A., 1981, Kellogg Community College.

Ralph H. Houghton, instructional technologist; A.A., 1987, Community College of the Air Force; B.S., 1973, University of Tampa; M.S.C.I.S., 1986, Boston University.

Melinda A. Kraft, instructional technologist.

Mitchell R. Kyser, network administrator.

Pamela A. Levay, network administrator; B.S., 1987, Indiana Institute of Technology.

Lisa A. Locke, director of user services and instructional technology; B.S., 1988, Aquinas College; M.A., 1991, Central Michigan University.

Ryan O. Maes, systems administrator.

Shahid S. Malik, systems and network technician.

Rhonda Z. Rasmussen, help desk specialist.

Linda M. Robinson, database support specialist; B.S., 1971, Michigan State University.

Scott W. Stephen, director of information services and systems/networking; B.A., 1970, Butler University; M.Div., 1973, Louisville Presbyterian Seminary.

Michael A. Tymowicz, database administrator; B.A., 1969, Southern Illinois University; M.S.W., 1971, University of Illinois.

Rebecca Williams, help desk coordinator.

Office of Institutional Advancement

Marie L. Ames, executive secretary.

Morris J. Arvoy, director of media relations; B.A., 1990, Albion College.

Sarah F. Briggs, associate vice president for communications; B.A., 1974, Ohio Wesleyan University.

Anna B. Coulter, assistant director of corporate/foundation relations; B.A., 1988, University of Chicago.

Robert T. Lee, sports information director; B.S., 1992, Ohio University; M.A., 1994, Ohio State University.

Larry I. Lloyd, assistant director of annual giving; B.A., 2002, Albion College.

Stacey L. Markin, associate director of annual giving/alumni and parent relations; B.A., 1999, Albion College; M.A., 2002, Western Michigan University.

Barbara L. Rafaill, director of corporate/foundation relations; B.A., 1972, Albion College; M.A., 1976, University of Missouri; Ph.D., 1988, Southern Illinois University.

Nicole M. Rhoads, Web manager; Bachelor of Web Development, 2005, Baker College.

Stacy L. Rothrock, director of advancement services; B.A., 1981, M.S., 1984, Western Michigan University.

Susan C. Rowe, graphic designer; B.S., 1966, Institute of Design, Illinois Institute of Technology; M.F.A., 1974, Western Michigan University.

Pamela A. Schuler, associate director of alumni and parent relations/annual giving; B.S., 1973, Northern Michigan University.

Michael J. Sequite, director of development; B.A., 1975, Albion College.

Marcia Hepler Starkey, associate vice president for alumni and parent relations/annual giving; B.A., 1974, Albion College.

Michael M. Turner, director of development and head men's basketball coach; A.B., 1969, Albion College; M.Ed., 1970, University of Arizona.

Julia "Jake'' Weber, communications assistant; B.A., 1988, San Jose State University.

James K. Whitehouse, associate vice president for major gifts; B.A., 1969, Albion College; J.D., 1973, University of Toledo.

 

Business Office

Troy D. VanAken, executive vice president; B.S., 1989, Hillsdale College; M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 1994, Bowling Green State University.

Catherine G. Leavitt, administrative assistant to the executive vice president and Business Office; A.S., 1981, Fisher College, Boston, MA.

Kimberly S. Abbott, assistant to the controller; B.A., 1998, Spring Arbor College.

Eric W. Beadle, technical services supervisor; B.S., 1987, DeVry Institute of Technology.

Susan L. Clark, purchasing manager.

Carmen M. Crawford, internal auditor; A.A., 2002, Grand Rapids Community College; B.B.A., 2004, Grand Valley State University.

Carl A. Dewar, assistant director, dining and hospitality services; A.A., 1974, Kalamazoo Valley Community College.

Silvia A. Dimma, director of human resources; B.B.A., 1996, Laurentian University; Post-Diploma in Human Resources Management, 2000, Durham College; B.E., 2001, Brock University.

Mark C. Frever, grounds supervisor; B.A., 1991, Michigan State University.

Judy L. Greer, payroll supervisor.

George Halkett, director, Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center.

Mark S. Holbrook, controller; B.A., 1986, Michigan State University; C.P.A.

Laura A. Kipp, assistant catering manager; B.S., 1983, Michigan State University.

Kenneth E. Kolmodin, director of facilities operations; B.S.I.E., 1970, University of Michigan.

Kirk D. Lang, dining service manager.

Donald E. Masternak, associate director of facilities operations; B.S., 1980, University of Michigan.

William D. McCoy, maintenance supervisor.

Patricia D. Miller, associate director, dining and hospitality services.

Linda M. Neal, human resources coordinator.

John R. Okerman, facilities supervisor.

Thomas W. Pitt, accounting manager; B.A., 1988, Albion College; M.B.A., 2003, University of Phoenix.

Gail B. Ribbey, office manager, dining and hospitality services.

Linda L. Sipe, manager, dining and hospitality services.

Todd A. Tekiele, director, dining and hospitality services; B.A., 1990, Michigan State University.

Laura K. Ward-McDowell, campus services supervisor; B.A., 1992, Albion College.

Marilyn S. Wieschowski, associate vice president for finance and management/chief financial officer; B.S., 1987, Lake Superior State University; M.B.A., 1997, Central Michigan University, C.P.A.

Kellie D. Williamson, office manager.

Office of Student Affairs

Sally J. Walker, vice president for student affairs and dean of students; B.A., 1973, Southwestern University; M.S.Ed., 1976, Indiana University; Ed.D., 1995, Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

Debra S. Crittenden, administrative assistant to the vice president for student affairs; A.A., 1981, Jackson Community College.

Erik A. Achenbach, associate director for First-Year Experience and Step Ahead Program; B.A., 1992, M.A., 2001, Western Michigan University.

Barry L. Beilfuss, assistant director for campus safety.

Ryan D. Blevins, director for residential life; B.A., 1999, Hanover College; M.S., 2006, Indiana State University.

Melissa L. Bolger, medical assistant for student health services.

Samuel Centellas, assistant director for Greek life and fraternity residence hall director; B.A., 2002, Western Michigan University; M.Ed., 2004, Grand Valley State University.

Sarah A. Clark, associate director for campus safety; A.A., 1993, Kalamazoo Valley Community College; B.A., 2003, Siena Heights University.

Johnnie R. Collins, senior associate director for campus safety; B.A., 1979, Olivet College.

Richard T. Craig, interim director for intercultural affairs; B.A., 1999, Olivet College; M.A., 2002, Michigan State University.

Trajan W. Dubiel, assistant director for residential life and residence hall director; B.A., 1999, University of Vermont; M.A., 2003, Michigan State University.

Andrew M. Dunham, associate dean of First-Year Experience; B.A., 1986, San Jose State University; M.M.E., 1990, Ph.D., 2000, University of Northern Colorado.

Kelsey L. Ebben, associate director for career development; B.A., 2004, St. Norbert College; M.S., 2006, Miami University of Ohio.

Karen M. Hiatt, assistant director for Kellogg Center.

Shawna R. Grant, residence hall director; B.S., 2003, Georgia Southern University; M.Ed., 2006, Ohio University.

Tracey L. Howard, director for campus programs and organizations and Kellogg Center; B.A., 1991, Marietta College; M.Ed., 1993, Ohio University.

Cheryl A. Krause, assistant director for student health services; Diploma in Nursing, 1978, Henry Ford Hospital School; board certified in college health nursing, 2005.

David W. Leib, assistant director for campus safety; B.S., 2006, Saginaw Valley State University.

Daniel J. McQuown, college chaplain; B.A., 1992, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.Div., 1996, Princeton Theological Seminary.

Shana L. Plasters, director for career development and Sleight Servant Leadership Program; B.A., 1992, Pittsburg State University; M.S., 1994, Central Missouri State University.

Sara M. Pump, assistant director for residential life and residence hall director; B.A., 2002, Dominican University; M.S., 2004, Western Illinois University.

Jennifer A. Schreer, associate director for programs and events, Kellogg Center and intercultural affairs; B.A., 1994, M.A., 1997, Siena Heights College.

Brandi C. Schuman, assistant director for residential life; B.S., 2001, Manchester College; M.O.L., 2006, St. Ambrose University.

Connie L. Smith, director for retention; B.A., 1986, Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A., Ed., 1990, Michigan State University.

Kenneth E. Snyder, director for campus safety and judicial affairs; B.A., 1986, Aquinas College.

Jennie R. Streem, limited license psychologist and intervention and prevention program coordinator; B.A., 2001, University of Michigan; Psy.D., 2006, Wright State University School of Professional Psychology.

Barry L. Wolf, limited license psychologist and learning support specialist; B.A., 1998, University of Michigan; M.A., 2001, Psy.D., 2005, Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University.

Staff Emeriti

Bernard T. Lomas, president emeritus; A.B., 1946, Albion College; B.D., 1948, Oberlin Graduate School of Theology; D.D., 1965, Albion College. On staff 1970-1983. Emeritus since 1983.

Melvin L. Vulgamore, president emeritus; B.A., 1957, Ohio Wesleyan University; B.D., 1960, Harvard University; Ph.D., 1963, Boston University.

Frank Bonta, dean of admissions, emeritus; A.B., 1949, Albion College; M.A., 1966, Ed.S., 1970, Michigan State University; LL.D., Albion College, 1982. On staff 1951-1995. Emeritus since 1995.

Gladstone L. Brown, dean of chapel; A.B., 1939, Mount Union College; M. Div., 1945, Oberlin College Graduate School of Theology; Ph.D., 1958, Drew University Graduate School. On staff 1975-1983. Emeritus since 1983.

Katharine L. Padgett, director of career planning and placement, emerita; B.S., 1950, Juniata College; M.A., 1970, Ph.D., 1978, University of Michigan. On staff 1975-1991. Emerita since 1991.