2013-2014 Catalog

2013-2014 Faculty and Administration

ALLEN, Jennifer

Assistant Professor of Office Information Systems/ Computer Science

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - University of Wyoming

ANDERSON , Bruce

Assistant Professor of Political Science

B.A. - Utah State University

M.A. - Utah State University

ANDERSON, Jami

Director of Developmental Studies

A.A. - Casper College

B.A. - University of Wyoming

M.A. - University of Wyoming

BAKER, Deborah

Director of Finance and Controller

B.A. – University of Colorado-Boulder

M.B.A. – University of Colorado-Boulder

BARNEY , Rocky

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

A.S. - Snow College

B.S. - Southern Utah University

Ph.D. - University of Iowa

 

BARTLETT, Margaret

Workforce Development Operations Coordinator

B.S. – University of Wyoming

BATES, Russell

Computer Programmer/Analyst

B.S. - Fort Hays State University

BATES, Susan

Instructor of Psychology

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. - University of Wyoming

 

BAUGHMAN, Christopher

Instructor of Welding

A.A.S. – Westwood College of Technology

 

BONINI, Bill

Instructor of Instrumentation

B.S. – University of Wyoming

BRAEGGER , Jeff

Instructor of Welding Technology

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

AWS Certified Welding Educator

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

BROWN, Heidi

Instructor of Nursing

B.S.N. - University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

BRUNELLI, Cecily

Associate Professor of Composition

B.S. - Emporia State University

M.A. - Kansas State University

M.F.A. - Texas State University

BUDD, Carla

Associate Vice President for Administrative Services

B.S. – Mesa State College

M.B.A. – Western State Colorado University

BUNN , Douglas

Associate Professor of Business

A.A. – Ricks College

B.S. – Utah State University

Ph.D. – Washington State University

CALMES, Allen

Evanston Outreach Coordinator

A.A. - Eastern Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.A. - University of Wyoming

 

CASTILLO, Art

Coordinator of Student Life

B.A. – Dana College

CASTILLON, Nicole

G.E.A.R. UP Coordinator

A.S. – Snow College

B.S. – Southern Utah University

CHEW, Bud

Professor of Biology

B.S. - Muhlenberg College

M.S. - Pennsylvania State University

Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University

CIEPIELA , Traci

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice/Sociology

B.A. - State University of New York - Buffalo

M.S. - Columbia College

CLARK, Jessica

Assistant Professor of History/Political Science

B.A. – Central Washington University

M.A. – North Dakota State University

Ph.D. – North Dakota State University

CLARK, Kristine

Associate Professor of Exercise Science

B.S. – Utah State University

M.S. – Utah State University

M.S. – Eastern Michigan University

CLARK, Sarah

Admissions Counselor

B.S. -Montana State University

CLARK, William

Assistant Professor of Biology

A.A.S. – Pierce Community College

B.S. – Central Washington University

M.S. – North Dakota State University

Ph.D. – North Dakota State University

 

CLEMMENSEN, CHRISTIAN

Web Master

B.A. – University of Montana

M.A. – University of Washington

CONOVER, Dustin

Director of Residence Halls and Student Life

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. - Chadron State University

M.A. - University of Wyoming

CRITCHFIELD, Amy

Technical Director of Theatre/Assistant Professor of Theatre

B.A. - Eastern Washington University

M.F.A. - Utah State University

 

CROMPTON, L. Catherine

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S. – Agnes Scott College

Ph.D. – Emory University

DANIEL, Jeannette

Associate Professor of Nursing-Outreach

A.A. - Laramie County Community College

B.S.N. - University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

DAVIS, Steven

Financial Aid Officer

B.S. - Mount Marty College

DRANE, Kim

Director – Support, Disability and Counseling Center

A.A. - Westark Community College

B.S. - University of the Ozarks

M.S. - University of Arkansas

ETHIER, Marlene

Professor of Nursing

B.S.N. - University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

M.S. - University of Wyoming

FERRERO, Ignacia

Assistant Professor of Spanish

B.A. - University of Nevada-Reno

M.A. - University of Nevada-Reno

FETZ, Bart

Instructor of Ceramics/3D Design

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.F.A. - University of Wyoming

M.F.A. - University of North Texas

FLAIM, Karen

Disability Support Services Specialist

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

FLAIM, Louis

Vice President for Student Learning

B.S. – University of Utah

M.B.A. – Nova Southeastern University

FLORES, Javier

Director of Financial Aid

B.A. – Fordham University

M.S. – Fordham University

 

FORBES, JAMES

Associate Professor of Business

B.S. – California State University-Fresno

M.S. – San Diego State University

FORREST, Charity

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences

B.S. - University of New Mexico

M.S. - University of Wyoming

 

FRERICKS, Maggie

Instructor of Office Information Systems

A.S. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. – University of Wyoming

M.S. – Capella University

FREEZE, Jackie

Vice President for Student Success Services

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. - University of Wyoming

M.B.A. - University of Wyoming

Ph.D. - Capella University

 

GARBETT, Catherine

Instructor of Composition

B.A. – St. Cloud State University

M.A. – St. Cloud State University

 

GARDNER, A. Dudley

Professor of History/Political Science

B.A. - Lee University

M.A. - Colorado State University

Ph.D. - University of New Mexico

GARNER, Deanne

Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.S. – Western Wyoming Community College

A.D.N. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S.N. – University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

 

GOFF, Randal

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

B.S. – California State University-Long Beach

PhD – Brigham Young University

 

GRANT, Josh

Assistant Professor of Composition

B.A. – University of Massachusettes – Amherst

M.A. – Simmons College

GROVER-ROOSA, Janice

Director of Library Services

A.S.- Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. – University of Wyoming

MLS – Emporia State University

 

HARDIN, Casey

Instructor of Industrial Maintenance

B.S. – Morehead State University

HAFNER, Cindy

Aquatics Center Manager

A.S. - Casper College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - United States Sports Academy

HARTON, Dorothy

Assistant Professor of Health and Physical Education

B.S. - Tusculum College

M.S. - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

 

HARWOOD, Jonathan

Associate Librarian

B.A. – University of North Carolina-Charlotte

M.A. – University of North Carolina-Charlotte

M.A. – University of North Carolina- Greensboro

HESTER-CROFF, Carla

Assistant Professor of Information Technology

B.S. - University of Phoenix

M.S. - University of Wyoming

HEYBORNE, Susan

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - University of Wyoming

HIND, Tracey

Assistant Professor of Automotive Technology

A.A.S. - Salt Lake Community College

B.S. - Weber State University

 

JENSEN, AARON

Assistant Professor of Education

B.S. – University of Wyoming

M.S. – Walden University

JOHNSON, Nancy

Director of Distance Learning

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - American InterContinental University

M.Ed. - American Intercontinental University

JOHNSON, Paul

Associate Professor, Technology & Industry

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

KELSEY, William Marty

V.P. for Administrative Services

A.S. - Ricks College

B.S. - Brigham Young University

M.P.A. - Brigham Young University

KEMPA, Richard

Associate Professor of English/Philosophy

Director of Honors Program

B.A. - St. John’s College

M.F.A. - University of Arizona

KENNEDY, Chris

Associate Professor of Communication

B.A. - Temple University

M.A. - University of Montana

 

KISIEL, Earl

Associate Professor of Business

B.A. – Ohio University

M.A. – University of Phoenix

KIRSCH, Katrina

Instructor of Biological Science

B.S. - Oklahoma State University

M.S. - Oklahoma State University

KRELL, Tammy

Coordinator/Instructor, Outreach Practical Nursing Program

B.S.N. - University of Phoenix

M.S.N. - Benedictine University

LAMB, Liane

Assistant Professor of Adult Basic Education/ESOL

B.S. - Butler University

M.S. - University of Wyoming

LARSEN, Jean

Administrative Systems Manager

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Maryland

 

LARSON, Margaret
Student Success Advisor-Specialist Populations & Transfer

B.A. University of Montana

 

LEACH, Karla Neeley Hase
College President B.S. Texas Tech University
M.B.A. - University of Texas-Arlington
Ed.D. - University of North Texas

LEE, Carla

Instructor of Nursing

B.S. – Idaho State University

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming, enrolled

LEE, Leesa

Assistant Professor of Office Information Systems

B.S. - University of Wyoming

LEUM, Kay

Registrar

B.A. - University of LaVerne

M.S. - Indiana University

LINN, Linda

Professor of Communication

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - University of Utah

Ph.D. - University of Utah

LUZMOOR , Kathy

Interim Director of Nursing

A.A. - Michigan Technological University

B.S.N. - University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

LYNCH-NEWBERG, Stacie

Associate Professor of Developmental Studies

B.S. - University of Idaho

M.S. - University of Wyoming

Ed.D. - University of Wyoming

 

MADDY, CHRISTINE

Associate Professor of Education

A.A.S. – Casper College

B.A. – University of Wyoming

M.Ed. – Lesley University

Ph.D. – Walden University

McCLURE, Lisa

Assistant Professor of Office Information Systems

A.A.S. - Casper College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - University of Wyoming

McEWIN, Florence

Professor of Art

B.F.A. - University of Massachusetts

M.A. - University of Wyoming

Ph.D. - North Texas State University

Mc MANUS, Kristy

Assistant Professor of Theatre & Forensics

B.F.A. – University of Minnesota-Duluth

M.F.A. – Purdue University

MEREDITH, Lora

Instructor of Composition

B.A. – University of Northern Colorado

M.A. – University of Northern Colorado

MIRAGLIA, Steve

Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A. - Wheaton College

M.A. - Arizona State University

Ph.D. - Arizona State University

MITCHELL, Sandra

Professor of Biological Science

B.A. - University of the South

M.S. - Mississippi State University

Ph.D. - University of New Mexico

MOSER-CLARK, Gena

Instructor of Instrumentation

B.S.E.E. - University of Wyoming

 

MAYO, Julia

Instructor of Dance

B.F.A. – The Julliard School

M.F.A. – New York University

MUELLER, Joseph

Director of Admissions

B.S. – University of Redlands

M.A. – University of Redlands

 

MURRAY, Molly

Director of Academic Advising

B.A. – University of Wyoming

M.S. – University of Kansas

NEWBERG , Charles

Professor of Mathematics

B.S. - University of South Dakota

M.S. - University of Idaho

NIETERS, Patricia

Instructor of Nursing

B.S.N. – University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

 

ORTON, Ryan

Men’s Head Basketball Coach

B.S. – Eastern Oregon University

M.S. – Eastern Washington University

 

PATTON, Ken

Instructor of Automotive Technology

A.A.S. – University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

PAULEY, Sarah

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S. - Colorado State University

M.S. - Colorado State University

 

PERTERMANN, Dana

Associate Professor of Anthropology/Geology

B.A. – University of Minnesota

M.A. – Illinois State University

PhD – Texas A & M University

 

POWELSON, JOSHUA

Network Administrator

B.S. – University of Central Florida

PRISTASH, Heather

Assistant Professor of Composition

B.A. – Kent State University

M.A. – University of Dayton

PROPST , Christopher

Associate Professor of English and ESOL

B.A. - The Colorado College

M.A. - Kansas State University

M.F.A. - Southwest Texas State University

 

RALSTON, Craig

Associate Professor of Music

B.A. – Bob Jones University

M.A. – Bob Jones University

Ph.D – University of Alabama-Tuskaloosa

REGISTER, Tammy

Administrative Services Officer

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - Regis University

E.M.B.A. - University of Wyoming

REMBACZ , Mark

Director of Student Engagement and Completion

B.S. - Southern Utah University

M.Ed. - University of Phoenix

RENZ, Dianna

Assessment Coordinator

B.A.- Linfield College

M.A. – Stanford University

REYNOLDS, Brenna

Instructional Designer

B.S.  - Franklin University

A.A.S. – Colorado Northwestern Community College

Associate of Occupational Studies – Technical Trades Institute

REYNOLDS, Rick

Head Women’s Volleyball Coach & Athletic Student Engagement Coordinator

B.A. - Martin Methodist College

ROBINSON, Derek

Director of Information Technology

B.S. - ITT Technical Institute

M.S. – Kaplan University

ROSS, Paul

Director of Physical Resources

A.A.S.- Pikes Peak Community College

A.A.S.- Pikes Peak Community College

M.S. - Colorado Technical University

RUDOFF, Ann

Associate Professor of Communication

B.A. – University of North Dakota

M.A. – University of North Dakota

 

SANDERS, Stephen

Instructor of Diesel Technology

A.A. – Merced College

SCHUTTEN, Stephen

Instructor of Mathematics & Physics

B.A. – University of Montana – Missoula

M.A. – University of Montana – Missoula

SHAFER, Carole

Director of Workforce and Community Development

B.A. - University of Northern Colorado

M.P.A. - University of Wyoming

 

SHEID, CHRISTOPHER

Coordinator of Marketing and Public Information

B.A. – Valparaiso University

SKROPANIC, Dragan

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.A. - Humbolt State University

M.A. - University of California-Santa Cruz

 

STEPHENS, Lusi

Instructor of Mathematics

B.S. Kharkiv G.S. Scovoroda National Pedagogical University

M.S. Kharkiv G.S. Scovoroda National Pedagogical University

SWEET, Lu

Athletic Director

B.S. – Montana State University-Havre

M.S. – Montana State University – Bozeman

Ph.D. – Montana State University – Bozeman

TATE, David

Development Officer

A.A. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. – University of Mary

M.A. – Goucher College

 

THOLL, Shelly
Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.D.N. – Laramie County Community College
B.S.N. – University of Phoenix
M.S.N. – University of Phoenix

 

THOMAS, Jerry

Instructor of Mathematics

A.A. - Sacramento City College

B.A. - Harvard University

B.S. - California State University - Chico

M.S. - Kansas State University

THOMAS, Rod

Workforce Training Coordinator

A.A.S. – Laramie County Community College

B.S. – University of Wyoming

M.S. – University of Southern Florida

THOMAS, Sunny

Instructor of Nursing

B.S.N. – University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

THOMPSON, Craig

Professor of Engineering Science/Earth Science

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. - The Colorado College

M.S. - Stanford University

TOLMAN, Stephanie

Systems Administrator

A.S. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. – DeVry University

URIARTE, Joe

Assistant Professor of Compression Technology

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College (4 total)

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S.M.E. - University of Wyoming

 

VISHNU-MACK, Marissa

Instructor of Psychology

B.A. – Monmouth College

M.S. – Bradley University

WILL, Chris

Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre

Masters of Performance - The Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama

B.F.A. - University of Wyoming

WILLIAMS, Shelby

Instructor of Nursing

B.S.N. – University of Wyoming

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming, enrolled

WILLIAMSON, Amy

Director of Children Center

B.S. - Mount Olive College

M.Ed. – University of Massachusettes - Lowell

WINKEL, Mark

Assistant Professor of Industrial Maintenance

B.S. - Montana Tech-University of Montana

ZERGER, Bret

Counselor

B.A. – Adams State College

M.A. – Adams State College