2019-2020 Catalog

2019-2020 Faculty and Administration

ACKERMAN, Richard

Instructor of Electrical & Instrumentation Technology

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

 

ADAMS, Joy

Director of Human Resources

B.B.A. - University of Memphis

 

ALDERSON, Codi

Instructor of Nursing

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

M.S.N. - Grand Canyon University

 

ALLEN, Jennifer

Assistant Professor of Office Information Systems/ Computer Science

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

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

 

ANDERSON, Terry (Bruce)

Associate Professor of Political Science

B.A./M.A. - Utah State University

 

APPLEBY, Andrew

Instructor of Paramedics and Emergency Medical Services

A.D.N. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

 

AUDETTE, Luke

Instructor of Mathematics

B.A. - Gustavus Adolphus College

M.A. - Minnesota State University

 

BAKER, Deborah

Director of Finance and Controller

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

 

BARNETT, Jason

Instructor of Mathematics 

B.S. – University of California - Davis

M.S. - California State University - Stanislaus 

 

BARNEY, Rocky

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Division Chair of Math & Science

A.S. - Snow College

B.S. - Southern Utah University

Ph.D. - University of Iowa

 

BATES, Russell

Application Integration Specialist

B.S. - Fort Hays State University

 

BRADY, Michael

Director of Physical Resources

B.S. - Metropolitan State University

M.B.A. - University of Nebraska

 

BRAEGGER , Jeff

Instructor of Welding Technology

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

AWS Certified Welding Educator

AWS Certified Welding Inspector

 

BROWN, Heidi

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N./M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

 

BROWN, Alexander (Sandy)

Assistant Professor of Engineering

B.E. - University of Dundee

Ph.D. - University of Hull

 

BRUNELLI, Cecily

Associate Professor of Composition

B.S. - Emporia State University

M.A. - Kansas State University

M.F.A. - Texas State University

 

CASTILLO, Arthur

Head Wrestling Coach

B.A. - Dana College

M.A. - Concordia University

 

CASTILLON, Nicole

Director of Financial Aid

A.S. – Snow College

B.S. – Southern Utah University

M.P.A. - University of Wyoming

 

CHEW, Herbert (Bud)

Professor of Biology

B.S. - Muhlenberg College

M.S./Ph.D. - Pennsylvania State University

 

CHEW, Laura

Instructor of Developmental Studies

B.A. - University of Rochester

 

CHIPP, Saige

Web Developer

 

CLARK, Kristine

Professor of Exercise Science

B.S./M.S. – Utah State University

M.S. – Eastern Michigan University

 

CLARK, Thomas

Instructor of Automotive Technology 

A.S. - Arizona Automotive Institute 

 

CLARK, William

Associate Professor of Biology

A.A.S. – Pierce Community College

B.S. – Central Washington University

M.S./Ph.D. – North Dakota State University

 

CLEVENGER, Ann

Director of Nursing 

B.S.N. – University of Wyoming

M.S. - Grand Canyon University

 

CONOVER, Dustin

Dean of Students 

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. - Chadron State College

M.A. - University of Wyoming

Ed.D. - Capella University

 

CRAMER, Stephen

Assistant Professor of Music Theatre

B.A. - Shippenburg University

M.F.A. - Kent State University

 

CRITCHFIELD, Amy

Associate Professor of Theatre

A.A.S. - Ricks Junior College

B.A. - Eastern Washington University

M.F.A. - Utah State University

 

CURRUTT, Heidi

Evanston Outreach Coordinator

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

 

DALE, Kimberly Kuster

College President

B.S. - Metropolitan State University of Denver

M.S. - University of Colorado - Denver

Ph.D. - Colorado State University


DAMORI, Kasey

Director of Online & Innovative Education

B.A./M.S. – University of Wyoming

 

DANAEI, Kami

Assistant Professor of Communication

B.S. - University of Idaho

M.A./Ed.D. - University of Wyoming

 

DANIEL, Jeannette

Associate Professor of Nursing-Outreach

A.A. - Laramie County Community College

B.S.N./M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

 

DAY, Linda

Director of the Green River Center and Community Education  

A.S. – Laramie County Community College 

B.A. – Prescott College 

M.Ed. – Northern Arizona University

 

DEAN, Jessica

Instructor of English

B.A. - Clemson University

M.A. - Middlebury College

 

DeBERNARDI, Amanda

GEAR UP Coordinator

B.S./M.P.A. – University of Wyoming 

 

DeLORA, Eric

Associate Professor of Musical Theater

B.S. – Eastern Oregon University

M.F.A. – University of Iowa

 

DeWICK, Carlton

Instructor of Industrial Maintenance

 

ELLIS, Katelynn

Instructor of Mathematics

A.S. - Lower Columbia College

B.S./M.S. - Washington State University

 

EMERSON, Kimberly

Director of Student Marketing and Communications

B.S. - California State University - Fresno

 

FAHLSING, Susan

Associate Professor of Developmental Studies

B.S. - Ball State University

M.F.A. - Ashland University

 

FARLEY, Kimberly

Vice President for Student Learning

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.S./Ph.D. - Texas Tech University

 

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

 

FORBES, James

Associate Professor of Business

B.S. – California State University - Fresno

M.S. – San Diego State University

 

FORMANEK, William

Director of Workforce Development 

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

M.Ed./M.S. - State University of New York at Binghamton

 

FREIDANK, Jaymie

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

B.A. - State University of New York at Albany

M.S. - Niagara University

 

FRENCH, Chelsea

Counselor

B.A. - University of Wyoming

M.S. - Walden University

 

GALLEY, Amy

Director of Wellbeing and Accessibility 

B.S./M.S. – University of Wyoming

 

GARBETT, Christine

Assistant Professor of English

Division Chair of Humanities

B.A./M.A. – St. Cloud State University

Ph.D. – Bowling Green State University

 

GARD, Beth

Instructor of Business

B.S. - Utah State University

M.B.A. - Western Governors University

 

GARNER, Deanne

Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.S./A.D.N. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S.N./M.S.N. – University of Wyoming

 

GITCHEL, Kristen

Athletic Trainer/Games Management

A.S. - Central Wyoming College

B.S. - Colorado Mesa University

 

GOFF, Randal

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S. – California State University - Long Beach

Ph.D. – Brigham Young University

 

GRANT, Joshua

Assistant Professor of Composition

B.A. – University of Massachusetts – Amherst

M.A. – Simmons College

 

GROVER-ROOSA, Janice

Director of Library Services

A.S.- Western Wyoming Community College

B.A. – University of Wyoming

M.L.S. – Emporia State University

 

GUSTAFSON, James

Associate Professor of Spanish

M.A. – Purdue University

B.A./Ph.D. – University of Nebraska - Lincoln

 

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 Exercise Science

Division Chair for Health Sciences

B.S. - Tusculum College

M.S. - University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

 

HARWOOD, Jonathan

Associate Librarian

B.A./M.A. – University of North Carolina - Charlotte

M.L.I.S. – University of North Carolina - Greensboro

 

HEIKES, Korey

Building Operating Systems Specialist

Wyoming Journey Electrical License

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

 

HENLEY, Matthew

Visiting Instructor for Commercial Driver's License

CDL Class A+ Endorsements

 

HINMAN, Nova

Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A. - Hope College

M.A./Ph.D. - Bowling Green State University

 

HOLMES, Joshua

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

B.S. - Utah Valley University

Ph.D. - University of Wyoming

 

HORROCKS, Mel

Maintenance Supervisor

 

JENSEN, Aaron

Assistant Professor of Education

Division Chair of Social Science & Education

M.S. – Walden University

B.S./Ph.D. - University of Wyoming

 

JENSEN, Cassandra

Data Analyst

A.S. – Western Wyoming Community College 

B.S. –  Utah State University

 

JOHNSON, Paul

Associate Professor, Technology & Industry

Division Chair of Business and Industry

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Wyoming

 

JURNEY, William

Assistant Professor of Physiology

B.S./Ph.D. - University of Minnesota

 

LACKEY, Karen

Visiting Assistant Professor of Education

B.A. - University of Oregon

M.Ed. - University of Houston

M.S. - California State University, East Bay

Ed.D. - University of North Texas

 

LAMB, Liane

Associate Professor of Adult Basic Education/ESL

B.S. - Butler University

M.S. - University of Wyoming

 

LARSEN, Jean

Systems Administrator

A.A.S./A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - University of Maryland

 

LARSON, Margaret (Peg)

Student Success Advisor

B.A. - University of Montana

 

LEAVITT, Julie

Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.D.N. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S.N./M.S.N. - Western Governors University

 

 

LEE, Carla

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S. – Idaho State University

M.S.N. - University of Wyoming

 

LEE, Leesa

Associate Professor of Office Information Systems

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

 

LEWIS, Britney

Instructional Technologist

A.A./A.S./B.S. - Northwest Florida College

 

LYNCH-NEWBERG, Stacie

Professor of Developmental Studies

B.S. - University of Idaho

M.S./Ed.D. - University of Wyoming

 

MADDY, Christine

Professor of Education

A.S. – Casper College

B.A. – University of Wyoming

M.Ed. – Lesley University

Ed.D. – Walden University

 

MANNIKKO, Jake

Instructor of Welding Technology

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

 

MARCOS, Katrina

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

B.S./M.S. - Oklahoma State University

 

MARCY, Joshua

Associate Professor of Mathematics

A.S. - Brooks College

A.A. - Victor Valley College

B.A./M.A. - California State University - San Bernardino

M.A. - Brandman University

 

MARLEY, John

Instructor of Electrical & Instrumentation Technology

A.A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

Wyoming Low-Voltage Technician general license

 

MAYER, Rebecca

Assistant Professor of Dance

B.F.A. - University College of Fine Arts

M.F.A. - Virginia Commonwealth University

 

McCLURE, Lisa

Assistant Professor of Office Information Systems

A.A.S. - Casper College

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

 

McCLURE, Molly

Director of Mustang Success

M.S. – University of Kansas

B.A./Ed.D. – University of Wyoming

 

McMANUS, Kristy

Assistant Professor of Communication & Forensics

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

M.F.A. – Purdue University

 

MOORE, Daisy

Student Success Advisor

B.A. - University of Hawaii

 

MOORE, Stuart

Registrar

B.A. – St. Thomas University

M.T.S. – Spring Hill College

 

MULDOWNEY, Jacob

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art

B.F.A. - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

M.F.A. - Washington University in St. Louis

 

MURRAY, Charles (Beau)

Instructor of Diesel Technology

B.S. - University of Wyoming

 

NEELS, Mark

Assistant Professor of History 

B.A. – Missouri State University 

M.A. – University of Missouri 

Ph.D. – Southern Illinois University 

 

NEWBERG , Charles

Professor of Mathematics

B.S. - University of South Dakota

M.S. - University of Idaho

 

PARNELL, Philip

Vice President of Student Services

B.S. – Henderson State University

M.S./Ph.D. – University of North Dakota

 

PAULEY, Sarah

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S./M.S. - Colorado State University

 

PERTERMANN, Dana

Associate Professor of Anthropology/Geology

B.A. – University of Minnesota

M.A. – Illinois State University

Ph.D. – Texas A & M University

 

PETRI, Jennifer

Disability Support Services Specialist

B.A./M.Ed. - University of Wyoming

 

PETTY, Kenneth (Trey)

Systems Administrator

A.S./A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

 

PIAZZA, Carrie 

Database Administrator

 

POLITI, Deirdre

GEAR UP Assistant Director

B.S. - University of La Verne

 

POLLASTRO, Cammie

Coordinator of Institutional Effectiveness

B.S. - University of Utah

M.S. - University of Wyoming

 

POWELSON, Joshua

Network Administrator

B.S. – University of Central Florida

 

PRISTASH, Heather

Associate Professor of Composition

B.A. – Kent State University

M.A. – University of Dayton

Ph.D. - Bowling Green State University

 

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

 

RAWLINGS, Susie

Children's Center Director

A.A. - Snow College

B.A. - Utah State University

 

REGISTER, Tammy

Administrative Services Officer

A.A./A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - Regis University

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

 

REMBACZ , Mark

Director of Planning, Improvement & Innovation

B.S. - Southern Utah University

M.Ed. - University of Phoenix

 

REYNOLDS, W. Burt

Vice President for Administrative Services

B.B.A. - University of Texas - San Antonio

M.B.A. - University of Phoenix

 

ROBINSON, Derek

Director of Information Technology

B.S. - ITT Technical Institute

M.S. – Kaplan University

 

RUDOFF, Ann

Associate Professor of Communication

B.A./M.A. – University of North Dakota

 

SCHAFFNER, Matt

Assistant Professor of Music

B.A. – University of Louisville

M.M. – Louisiana State University

 

SCHUTTEN, Stephen

Assistant Professor of Mathematics & Physics

B.A./M.A. – University of Montana – Missoula

 

SHAFE, Teresa

Student Success Advisor

B.S. - University of Wyoming

M.Ed. - Abilene Christian University

 

SHIPMAN, Anne-Marie

Financial Aid Officer

B.S. - University of Wyoming

 

SKROPANIC, Dragan

Professor of Mathematics

B.A. - Humboldt State University

M.A. - University of California - Santa Cruz

Ph.D. - Walden University

 

SOTO, Fredann

Head Volleyball Coach

A.A. - Western Wyoming Community College

 

SOZA, Steven

Men's Head Basketball Coach

A.A. - Hutchinson Community College

B.S. - Oklahoma State University

M.Ed. - Northwest Oklahoma State University

 

STEPHENS, Beth

Instructor of Nursing

A.D.N. - Western Wyoming Community College

M.S.N. - University of Arizona

 

STEPHENS, Lusi

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S./M.S. - Kharkiv G.S. Skovoroda National Pedagogical University

 

SWEET, Lawana (Lu)

Athletic Director

B.S. – Montana State University - Havre

M.S./Ph.D. – Montana State University – Bozeman

 

TANNER, David 

Assistant Professor of Biology 

B.S. - California State University - Fresno 

M.S./Ph.D. - University of California - Riverside

 

TARUFELLI, Kailey

Instructor of Nursing

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - Kaplan University

 

TATE, David

Development Officer 

A.A. – Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. – University of Mary

M.A. – Goucher College

 

THATCHER, Angela

Instructor of Sociology

B.S./M.S. – The Ohio State University

 

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, Sunny

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N./M.S.N. – University of Wyoming

 

URIARTE, Joe

Associate 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

 

WESTFALL, Richard Shane

Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A. – Texas Tech University

M.A./Ph.D. – University of Nevada

 

WILKINSON, Kurtis

Director of Admissions & Recruitment

B.A./M.P.C. – Weber State University

 

WILLIAMS, Shelby

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N./M.S.N. – University of Wyoming

 

WINKEL, Mark

Associate Professor of Industrial Maintenance

A.S. - Western Wyoming Community College

B.S. - Montana Tech-University of Montana

 

WITTSTRUCK, Clifford

Dean of Academics

B.M. - Berklee College of Music

M.M. - New England Conservatory of Music

Ed.D . - Argosy University Twin Cities

 

ZERGER, Bret

Counselor

B.A./M.A. – Adams State College

 

ZUPPA, Michelle 

Instructor of English Composition 

B.A. – Cornell University 

M.A. – Bowling Green State University