Administration

These lists are current as of July 1, 2011.

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.

Office of Academic Affairs

Susan P. Conner, provost and professor of history; B.A., 1969, Armstrong State College; M.A., 1974; Ph.D., 1977, Florida State University.

Delores A. Duff, administrative assistant to the provost; B.A., 2009, Albion College.

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

Erik A. Achenbach, associate registrar; B.A., 1992, M.A. 2001, Western Michigan University.

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

Molly L. Brennan, associate director, Institute for Premedical Professions and Health Sciences; B.S., 1987, State University of New York at Cortland; M.P.H., 1994, University of Michigan.

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

Amber M. Cook, theatre technical director; B.A., 2002, University of Michigan-Flint; M.F.A., 2010, Michigan State University.

Anne M. Cox, coordinator, Carl A. Gerstacker Institute for Business and Management; B.A.A., 1985, Central Michigan University.

Guy M. Cox, director, Ferguson Center for Technology-Aided Learning and Teaching; B.A., 1978, University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., 1984, Ph.D. candidate, University of California, Berkeley.

Claudia A. Diaz, co-director of libraries; B.A., 1976, College of William and Mary; A.M.L.S., 1984, University of Michigan.

Marikay Dobbins, coordinator, Institute for Premedical Professions and Health Sciences; 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, Ph.D., 2000, University of Northern Colorado.

Ann M. Garrett, coordinator, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Leadership in Public Policy and Service; A.A., 1988, Northwestern Michigan College; B.S., 1993, Michigan State University.

Nicole H. Garrett, college archivist; B.A., 2005, Michigan State University.

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

David J. Green, director, Whitehouse Nature Center; B.A., 1989, Bluffton University.

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

Zachary P. Havens, technician, Geological Sciences Department; B.A., 2010, Albion College.

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

Scott A. 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.

Karen S. Hoaglin, coordinator, Fritz Shurmur Center for Teacher Development; B.A., 1993, Hope College; M.A., 1997, Western Michigan University.

Thomas R. Johnson, director of campus wellness; B.S., 1971, Illinois State University; M.A., 1990, 1992, Western Michigan University; Ph.D., 1996, Walden University.

Mary O. Jones, director of career development; B.A., 2000, Goucher College; M.Ed., 2002, Columbia University; Ph.D., 2007, Capella University.

Kurt S. Juday, music manager; A.S., 2008, B.S., 2009, Full Sail University.

Renee M. Kreger, coordinator, Prentiss M. Brown Honors Program.

Susan K. Lawrence, accompanist; B.F.A., 1980, Albion College; M.M., 1982, Western Michigan University.

Beth Z. Lincoln, associate provost and professor of geological sciences; A.B., 1973, Smith College; Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Los Angeles.

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

Karla R. McCavit, director, Quantitative 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.

Jason M. Moritz, education certification officer; B.A., 1992, Northwestern University; M.A., 1998, University of Iowa; M.L.I.S., 2002, University of California, Los Angeles.

Megan M. O’Neill, Web services and emerging technologies librarian; B.A., 2008, Kalamazoo College; M.S., 2009, Wayne State University.

Debra L. Peterson, director, Center for International Education; B.A. 1974, Juniata College; M.P.S. 1990, Cornell University; Ph.D. 2003, Michigan State University.

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

Pamela M. Schwartz, assistant director, Academic Skills Center, and director, Learning Support Center; B.A., 1970, University of Michigan; M.S., 1972, Purdue University; Ph.D., 1978, University of Michigan.

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

Michael A. VanHouten, co-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.

Douglas White, associate director, Center for Sustainability and the Environment; B.S., 1976, Pennsylvania State University; M.S., 1978, University of Tennessee; Ph.D., 1989 Rutgers University.

Barry L. Wolf, learning support specialist and psychologist, 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

Matthew R. Arend, director of athletics; B.S., 1998, M.A., 2001, Western Michigan University.

Dustin A. Beurer, assistant football coach; B.A., 2005, Albion College; M.A., 2007, Morehead State University.

Gerald K. Block, associate athletic director, men's soccer coach and director, Dow Recreation and Wellness Center; 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.

Lance C. Coleman, head men’s track and field coach; B.A., 1991, Albion College.

Jacob N. DeCola, head men's lacrosse coach; B.F.A., 1995, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth; M.F.A., 1998, University of Utah.

Christina M. Finch, head softball coach; B.A., 2008, Madonna 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.

Tammy M. Jolly, head women’s soccer coach; B.S., 2001, Allegheny College; M.S., 2011, University of Northern Colorado.

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

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

Jordan F. McArleton, head women's golf coach; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

Carol P. Moss, lecturer, assistant athletic trainer; B.S., 1981, Ohio State University; M.A., 1982, Kent State University. Appointed 2000.

Gregory W. Polnasek, director of men's athletics, 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.

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

Jaclyn M. Rutkowski, head women's lacrosse coach; B.S., 2007, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., 2009, The Ohio University.

Jennifer E. Sims, assistant athletic trainer; B.A., 2008, Albion College; M.Ed., 2009, University of Virginia, Charlottesville.

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

Melissa A. Walton, associate athletic director of internal operations, head volleyball coach; B.A., 1996, Olivet College; M.A., 1998, Central Michigan University.

Office of Enrollment

Joshua D. Merchant, interim vice president for enrollment management; B.A., 1996, Albion College; M.S., 2003, Michigan State University; Ph.D. candidate, Western Michigan University.

Carol A. Ramon, administrative assistant for enrollment.

Lewis A. Cardenas, director of international student recruitment; B.A., 2002, Albion College; M.S., 2007, DePaul University.

Nicholas J. Clements, assistant director of admission; B.A., 2006, Albion College.

Amanda M. Dubiel, interim director of admission; B.S., 1995, Western Michigan University.

Nickolai S. Kanagawa, assistant director of admission; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

Dorothy S. Lerew, assistant director of admission; B.A., 2002, Albion College.

Lloyd J. McPartlin, assistant director of admission; B.S., 1996, Central Michigan University.

Kristin A. Padilla, assistant director of admission; B.A., 2006, University of Northern Colorado.

Rachel E. Smith, admission counselor; B.A., 2010, Ohio Northern University.

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

Ann A. Whitmer, director of financial aid; B.A., 1986, M.S., 1992, Michigan State University.

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

Office of Finance and Administration

Michael L. Frandsen, vice president for finance and administration; B.S., 1983, M.B.A., 1990, Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., 2003, University of Texas, Austin.

Eric W. Beadle, director of technical services and networking; B.S., 1987, DeVry Institute of Technology.

Robin R. Brubaker, instructional technologist; A.A., 2009, Kellogg Community College; B.A., 2011, Spring Arbor University.

Kimberly J. Butters, accounting supervisor.

Susan L. Clark, purchasing manager.

Prudie K. DeWaters, office manager.

Timothy J. DeWitt, business manager; B.S., 1981, Central Michigan University

Mark C. Frever, director of grounds; B.A., 1991, Michigan State University; CSFM (Certified Sportsfield Manager).

Brandon M. Fuller, assistant stable/grounds manager, Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center.

Dawn M. Green, payroll supervisor.

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

Randi C. Heathman, marketing and recruitment coordinator, Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center; B.A., 2003, Albion College; M.A., 2011, Spring Arbor University.

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

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

Ralph H. Houghton, senior 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.

Emily M. Jackson, stable manager/instructor; Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center.

Carolyn W. Killewald, office manager, Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

Angela N. Konkle, payroll/human resources assistant.

Melinda A. Kraft, director of instructional technology; B.A., 2009, Spring Arbor University; M.Ed., 2011, Full Sail University.

Mitchell R. Kyser, network administrator.

Catherine G. Leavitt, administrative assistant to the vice president for finance and administration and Business Office; A.S., 1981, Fisher College.

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

Songtao 'Tom' Liu, database and applications administrator; B.A., 1993, Shandong (China) Institute of Economics.

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

Ryan O. Maes, systems administrator.

Shahid S. Malik, technical administrator; A.A.S., 2007, Washtenaw Community College.

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

William D. McCoy, director of maintenance and energy management.

Danielle R. Menteer, associate director/instructor, Nancy G. Held Equestrian Center; B.S., 2006, Lake Erie College.

Holly Buege Miller, internal auditor; B.A., 1996, Albion College; C.P.A.

Linda M. Neal, human resources coordinator.

John R. Okerman, facilities supervisor.

Rhonda Z. Rasmussen, help desk specialist.

Ruth L. Reese, staff accountant; A.A., 2002, B.B.A., 2006, Baker College; M.B.A., 2010, Baker College.

Jordan M. Rich, director of user services; B.A., 2003, Albion College.

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

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

Todd A. Tekiele, director of auxiliary services; B.A., 1990, Michigan State University; M.S., 2010, Cornerstone University.

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

Jacob B. Weber, systems and networking technician; CompTIA A+, Network+

Rebecca Williams, help desk coordinator.

Kellie D. Williamson, office manager, facilities.

Office of Institutional Advancement

Joshua D. Merchant, vice president for institutional advancement; B.A., 1996, Albion College; M.S., 2003, Michigan State University; Ph.D. candidate, Western Michigan University.

Linda K. Ohmer, executive secretary to the vice president for institutional advancement.

Marie L. Ames,director of development; A.A., 2009, Kellogg Community College; B.A., 2011, Albion College.

Mark C. Baczewski, alumni program coordinator; B.S., 1997, Central Michigan University.

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

Anna B. Coulter, director of prospect management and research; B.A., 1988, University of Chicago.

Elizabeth R. Crabb, senior director of annual giving; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

Scott A. Draper, director of development; B.S., 1994, Eastern Michigan University.

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

Shannon K. Duvall, associate vice president for development and alumni engagement; B.A., 1992, Queens College; M.S.W., 2003, Michigan State University.

David M. Lawrence, assistant director of online communications; B.A., 2003, Adrian College.

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

Dana C. Moore, director of development; B.B.A., 1993, Western Michigan University; M.A., 1998, University of Michigan-Dearborn.

John F. Perney, director of external communications; B.A., 1994, Drake University.

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

David J. Van Wassenhove, senior director of development; B.A., 1971, University of Cincinnati.

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

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.

Barry L. Beilfuss, associate director for campus safety.

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

Jason D. Frampton,assistant director for Greek life and student organizations; B.A., 2004, Duquesne University; M.Ed., 2007, University of Pittsburgh.

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, associate director and outreach coordinator for student health services; Diploma in Nursing, 1978, Henry Ford Hospital School; board certified in college health nursing, 2005; B.S.N., 2011, Robert B. Miller College.

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

Aaron L. Phipps, assistant director for campus safety; B.A., 2007, Ferris State University.

Debra A. Pierce, director for student health services; A.D.N., 1979, Kellogg Community College; B.S.N., 1996, University of Michigan; M.S.N., 2004, University of Phoenix; D.N.P. candidate, American Sentinel University.

Christina M. Piotrowski, assistant director for residential life and Wesley residence hall director; B.S., 2006, Central Michigan University; M.S., 2010, Kansas State University.

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

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.

Michael W. Wadsworth, director for residential life; B.A., 1993, Oakland University; M.Ed., 1996, Kent State University.

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.

Ryan D. Woods, assistant director for campus safety.

April L. Yost, assistant director for residential life and Mitchell residence hall director; B.A., 2007, Albion College.

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. On staff 1983-1997. Emeritus since 1997.

Peter T. Mitchell, president emeritus; B.A., 1967, Albion College; M.A., 1968, University of Michigan; Ed.S., 1972, Indiana University; Ed.D., 1981, Northeastern University. On staff 1997-2007. Emeritus since 2007.

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.