Administration

These lists are current as of June 1, 2008.

Office of the President

Donna M. Randall, president; 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.

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.

Charlene J. Crandell, associate director, Carl A. Gerstacker Liberal Arts Institute for Professional Management; B.S., 1983, University of Michigan.

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

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 Premedical and Health Care Studies; Diploma in Nursing, 1985, Blodgett Memorial Medical Center.

Andrew M. Dunham, associate dean for academic affairs and registrar; 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Lynnae Selberg, associate registrar; B.S., 1987, Grand Valley State University; M.A., 1991, Michigan State University.

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.

Bobbie J. Van Eck, assistant registrar; B.S., 1978, Albion College; M.A., 1988, Western Michigan University.

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.

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, psychologist and learning support specialist, Academic Skills Center and Counseling Center; 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; B.S., 1995, Oakland University.

Scott J. Carden, head baseball coach and equipment manager; 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.

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, head volleyball coach, and director, Dow Recreation and Wellness Center; B.A., 1996, Olivet College; M.A., 1998, Central Michigan University.

Kurt M. Westendorp, head women's golf coach; B.A., 2004, M.A., 2006, Valparaiso University.

Danielle Y. Willsie, assistant athletic trainer; B.A., 2001, Albion College; M.S., 2005, Seton Hall University.

Office of Enrollment

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

Carol Ramon, administrative assistant for the admission office.

Kevin K. Kropf, interim director of admission; B.S., 1993, Kenyon College; M.A., 1995, Baldwin Wallace College.

Nicholas J. Clements, admission counselor; B.A., 2006, Albion College.

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

Michelle M. Coscia, admission counselor; B.A., 2007, Albion College.

Amanda M. Dubiel, associate director of admission and financial aid; B.S., 1995, Western Michigan University.

Randi C. Heathman, admission counselor; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

Victoria G. Snyder, assistant director of admission; B.A., 1989, Albion College.

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

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

Office of Information Technology

Scott W. Stephen, associate vice president for information services and chief information officer; B.A., 1970, Butler University; M.Div., 1973, Louisville Presbyterian Seminary.

Kurt M. Ashley, director of systems and networking; B.B.A., 2003, Cleary University.

Robin R. Brubaker, assistant instructional technologist.

Prudie K. DeWaters, office manager.

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 technology supervisor.

Mitchell R. Kyser, network administrator.

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

Ryan O. Maes, systems administrator.

Donald J. Parker, systems and network technician, B.S., 2005, Eastern Michigan University.

Rhonda Z. Rasmussen, help desk specialist.

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

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

Vice president for institutional advancement, to be named

Marie L. Ames, executive secretary to the vice president for institutional advancement.

Morris J. L. 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.

Trajan W. Dubiel, assistant director, annual giving; B.A., 1999, University of Vermont; M.A., 2003, Michigan State University.

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

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

Kristin L. Peterson, assistant vice president for development; B.A., 1982, Michigan State 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; 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; 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, special assistant to the vice president; 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, staff accountant; 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/accountant; 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.

Timothy J. DeWitt, business manager; B.S., 1981, Central Michigan 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, catering and cash operations manager, dining and hospitality services; B.S., 1983, Michigan State University.

Kenneth E. Kolmodin, associate vice president for facilities operations; B.S.I.E., 1970, University of Michigan.

Kirk D. Lang, unit manager, dining and hospitality services.

Lisa A. Locke, director of human resources; B.S., 1988, Aquinas College; M.A., 1991, Central Michigan University.

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, unit 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.

Kellie D. Williamson, office manager, facilities.

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; B.A., 1992, M.A., 2001, Western Michigan University.

J. Keir Andrews, staff nurse for student health services; A.S., 1993, Jackson Community College.

Barry L. Beilfuss, assistant director for campus safety.

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

Michael D. Griffin, associate director for intercultural affairs and policy development; B.A., 2001, Adrian College; M.S.W., 2004 University of Cincinnati School of Social Work.

Karen M. Hiatt, assistant director for Kellogg Center.

Tracey L. Howard, assistant dean of program development; B.A., 1991, Marietta College; M.Ed., 1993, Ohio University.

Franklin A. Kelemen, director for counseling services; B.A., 1974, Beloit College; M.S.W., 1978, University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., 1985, Temple 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.A., 2006, Saginaw Valley State University.

Shawna D. McCaden, associate director for intercultural affairs and women's center program development; B.A., 1995, Fayetteville State University; M.A., 1998, North Carolina Central University.

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

Shana L. Plasters, senior director for First-Year Experience and Sleight Servant Leadership Program; B.A., 1992, Pittsburg State University; M.S., 1994, Central Missouri State University.

Sara M. Pump, associate director for residential life; B.A., 2002, Dominican University; M.S., 2004, Western Illinois University.

Jennifer A. Schreer, senior associate director for campus programs and organizations; B.A., 1994, M.A., 1997, Siena Heights College.

Tommy A. Scott, assistant director for campus safety.

Connie L. Smith, assistant dean of students; B.A., 1986, Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A., Ed., 1990, Michigan State University.

Kenneth E. Snyder, assistant dean of community standards and director for campus safety; B.A., 1986, Aquinas College.

Kristin M. Tekiele, medical assistant for student health services.

Barry L. Wolf, licensed 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.