Administration

Administration Office of the President

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

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.

Beth Z. Lincoln, associate dean of the faculty and professor of geological sciences; A.B., 1973, Smith College; Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Los Angeles. Appointed 1981.

Marlene R. Kondelik, assistant to the vice president for academic affairs and dean of the faculty; A.B., 1959, University of Miami; M.S., 1966, Florida State University.

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.

Andrew W. Beck, technician, Geological Sciences Department; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

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

David B. Carey, technician, Chemistry Department; B.S., 1980, Western Michigan University. Jennifer A. Cook, associate director, Foundation for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity; B.A., 1987, Purdue University; M.S., 1993, Indiana University School of Medicine.

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

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

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

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.

Wilbur C. Dyer, director, Carl A. Gerstacker Liberal Arts Institute for Professional Management; B.S., 1980, Bowling Green State University; M.B.A., 1987, Ashland University.

Ann Garrett, coordinator; Fritz Shurmur Education Institute; B.S., 1993, Michigan State University.

Carolyn J. Gaswick, head of periodicals and government documents; B.A., 1964, Nebraska Wesleyan University; M.L.S., 1972, Western Michigan University.

Michelle R. Gerry, library circulation services coordinator; B.A., 1991, Grand Valley State University.

Cynthia L. Gravino, associate director, Carl A. Gerstacker Liberal Arts Institute for Professional Management; B.A., 1994, The Ohio State University; M.B.A., 1998, The University of Toledo.

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.

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.

Linda M. Lohmeier, coordinator, Academic Skills Center; B.S., 1991, Oakland University.

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

Mary A. Mathieu, coordinator, Liberal Arts Institute for Pre-Medical and Health Care Studies; B.S., 1982, M.S., 1990, Ph.D., 1998, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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

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

Thomas R. Padgett, director, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Public Policy and Service; B.A., 1965, Albion College; M.A., 1967, Miami University; Ph.D., 1976, University of South Dakota.

Kathleen Schook, coordinator, Gerald R. Ford Institute for Public Policy and Service; B.A., 1981, Olivet College.

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.

Amy L. Terstriep, director, Liberal Arts Institute for Pre-Medical and Health Care Studies; B.A., 1987, University of Illinois; M.A., 1989, Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., 1998, University of Kansas.

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.

Sarah Vlnka, assistant registrar; B.A., 2000, Hope College; M.A., 2002, Eastern Michigan University.

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

Athletic Department

Troy D. VanAken, vice president for information technology and athletics; B.S., 1989, Hillsdale College; M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 1994, Bowling Green State University.

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

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

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.

Timothy R. Koberna, head athletic trainer; B.S., 1990, Mount Union College; M.A., 1992, Western Michigan University.

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

Michelle L. Manning, head softball coach and assistant volleyball coach; B.A., 2000, Mount Union College; M.S., 2003, West Virginia 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, 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.

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

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

David V. Saenz, head women's volleyball coach; B.S., 1976, California State University, Chico.

Jared S. Schock, head women's golf coach and assistant baseball coach; B.A., 2000, University of Arkansas, Little Rock; M.A., 2004, Western Michigan University.

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

Hayden 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; A.B., 1969, Albion College; M.Ed., 1970, University of Arizona.

Jamie R. Walls, assistant athletic trainer; B.A., 1998, University of Richmond; M.A. 2002, Western Michigan University.

Melissa A. Walton, athletic 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; 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.

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

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

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

Amanda M. Konkle, assistant director of admissions; B.S., 1995, Western Michigan University.

Kristine M. Maze, associate vice president for enrollment/director of financial aid; B.A., 1996, Baker College.

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

John E. Stadelman, assistant director of admissions; B.A., 1999, Albion College.

Susan I. Stuewer, assistant director of admissions; B.A., 1970, Albion College.

George H. Walls, III, assistant director of admissions; B.A., 2002, North Carolina Central University.

Marsha B. Whitehouse, assistant 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, vice president for information technology; 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.

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

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

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; B.S., 1988, Aquinas College; M.A., 1991, Central Michigan University.

Ryan O. Maes, systems administrator.

Shahid S. Malik, systems and network technician.

Robin R. Miller, assistant instructional technologist.

Rhonda Z. Rasmussen, help desk specialist.

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

Catherine M. Saville, director of instructional technology and special assistant to the CIO; B.S., 1985, College of Mount Saint Vincent; M.S., 1990, Syracuse University.

Scott W. Stephen, director of information services; 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

Ben E. Hancock, Jr., vice president for institutional advancement; B.A., 1974, M.E., 1975, James Madison University; Ph.D., 2003, University of Virginia.

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.

Emily L. Ernsberger, assistant director of annual giving/alumni and parent relations; B.A., 2004, Albion College.

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

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

Kristin K.A. McIlhagga, assistant director of annual giving/alumni and parent relations; B.A., 1994, M.Ed., 2000, Grand Valley 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; A.S., 2002, B.A., 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.

J. Marie Seddon, director of development; B.S., 1978, M.B.A., 1987, Eastern Michigan University.

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

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

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

Dale R. Dopp, vice president for finance and management; B.A., 1975, Siena Heights College.

Debra S. Crittenden, administrative assistant to the vice president for finance and management; A.A., 1981, Jackson Community College.

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

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

Mark 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 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.

John R. Okerman, facilities supervisor.

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

George E. Race, Albion College representative, science complex.

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

Catherine A. Richmond, internal auditor; B.A., 2000, Alma College; C.P.A.

Stephen R. Schnorr, director of dining and hospitality services; A.A.S., 1978, Sullivan Community College; B.A., 1982, State University of New York, New Paltz; C.C.C., 1998, American Culinary Federation.

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

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

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

Diane M. Ariza, assistant dean of intercultural affairs; B.A., 1981, Stetson University; M.A., 1987, Ph.D., 2000, Western Michigan University.

Barry L. Beilfuss, assistant director for campus safety.

Kristi E. Brierly, senior associate director for student organizations; B.A., 1997, University of Northern Iowa; M.A., 1999, University of Iowa.

Samuel Centellas, assistant director for Greek life; B.A., 2002, Western Michigan University; M.E., 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.

William T. Divane, assistant dean and director of counseling services; B.A., 1988, Georgetown University; Ph.D., 1998, Illinois School of Professional Psychology.

Trajan W. Dubiel, 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.

Justin Heinze, residence hall director; B.A., 2003, M.A., 2004, University of Michigan.

Karen M. Hiatt, assistant director, Kellogg Center.

Tracey L. Howard, director for campus programs and organizations and First-Year Experience; B.A., 1991, Marietta College; M.Ed., 1993, Ohio University.

Claude H. Huddleston, residence hall director and retention coordinator for intercultural affairs; B.S., 2002, Oakland University.

Holly M. Justice, associate director for career development; B.A., 1999, Alfred University; M.A., 2002, Eastern Michigan University.

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

Lucinda A. Magness, director for student health services; A.D.N., 1984, Jackson Community College; B.A. in Nursing, 1984, Spring Arbor College; M.S.N., 2003, Wayne State University.

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

Shana Plasters, senior associate director for career development; B.A., 1992, Pittsburgh State University; M.S., 1994, Central Missouri State University.

Sara M. Pump, residence hall director; B.A., 2002, Dominican University; M.S., 2004, Western Illinois University.

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

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

Kenneth E. Snyder, director of campus safety; B.A., 1986, Aquinas College.

Grant Woodman, associate director for residential life; B.A., 1996, Alma College; M.E., 1998, Clemson 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.