May 24, 2024  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Administration



Office of the President

Dondi Costin, B.S., M.A., M.A., M.M.O.A.S., M.S.S., M.Div., D.Min, Ph.D
President

Faye Wood
Executive Assistant

Academic Affairs

Academic Administration

Jacqueline T. Fish, A.S., B.S., M.S., Ed.D
Vice President for Academic Affairs

Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs

Scott D. Yarbrough, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs- Graduate Programs, Retention, and Accreditation

Marc P. Embler, B.S., M.S.W., M.S.C.J, Ed.D.
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs- Online Programs, Technology, and Grants

John E. Kuykendall, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Jan Reed
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

W. Todd Ashby, A.S., B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Lynn E. Thorsell, B.S.
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics

Andreea Meier, B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.P.
Dean of the College of Health Sciences
Dean of the College of Nursing

Julie Fernandez, B.A., M.S., Ed.D.
Dean of the College of Education

Susan Gresh
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College of Education

David Palmer, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Business

Anne King
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College of Business  

Benjamin B. Phillips, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Christian Studies

David Dyer
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College of Christian Studies

Jeffrey D. Babetz, B.A.
Director of Institutional Effectiveness

Graduate Studies

Susan V. Ball, B.S.N., M.S.N., Ed.D.
Associate Professor and Program Director of the M.S.N. Program

Peter Jenkins, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Director of the MS in Biology 

Yu-Ju Lin, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Director of the Graduate Program in Computer Science

Gary A. Metts, B.S., M.P.A., D.B.A.
Director of the M.S.C.J. Program

George W. Metz, B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Department Chair of EdD Program

Gabrielle Poole, M.P.A.S., D.M.Sc., PA-C
Program Director of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies

J. Maxwell Rollins, B.S., M.A.Ed., M.B.A.. D.B.A.
Director of the Graduate Programs, College of Business

Anthony Smith, B.S., M.F.A., Ph.D.
Department Chair of MEd Program

Office of the Registrar

Amanda Baron, A.A., A.P.S., B.A., M.S.
University Registrar

Cerise Seery, B.S., MAEd
Operations Coordinator


Athletic Certification Officer

Kathryn Dougherty, B.S., MAOL
Assistant Registrar

Alicia Fowler, B.A., M.S.
Transfer Credit Specialist

Cameron Poyner, B.A.
Operations and Administrative Specialist

Student Success Center

Annie Watson, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Director of Student Success/Disability Services

Jennifer Brown, M.S.
Coordinator of Student Success Programs

Roberta Black, B.A., M.A.
Coordinator of Student Intervention

Lori Powers
Coordinator of Academic Advising Operations

Library

Eric  W. Kistler, B.A., M.S.I.S., M.B.A.
Director of the Library

Joseph E. Fox, B.A. M.L.I.S.
Assistant Librarian - Head of Reference and Instruction/Digital Learning and Web Services

BriAnne Newton, B.A., M.L.I.S
Assistant Librarian - Reference and Instruction

Dianne C. Boykin, B.A., M.L.I.S.
Assistant Librarian - Acquisitions and Serials

Eileen T. Lutzow, B.A., M.L.S.
Assistant Librarian - Systems and Electronic Resources

Business Affairs

Luke Blackmon, B.S.
Vice President for Business Affairs

Janelle Fox
Associate Vice President for Business Affairs

Jennifer Welch
Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Business Affairs

Lindsey Nettles, B.S., M.S.
Director of Student Accounts and Special Projects

Carol Savory, B.S.
Assistant Director of Financial Services

Management Information Services

Shannon M. Phillips, B.S, M.A.
Technical Director

Lisa A. Fleming, A.S., B.S.
ERP Analyst
 

John Bodden, B.S, M.A.
Systems Administrator

Jennifer Metzger, B.S., M.B.A.
Network Administrator

Michael Onorato
Network Administrator

Facilities and Auxiliary Services

Nick Cimorelli, B.S. M.S.
Director of Facilities and Auxiliary Services

Enrollment Management

Susan Rickard, B.S.
Executive Assistant

Nick Ballenger, B.A., M.T.S., M.Div.
Director of Enrollment Services

Teri Karges, B.S.
Director of Financial Aid and Veteran Services

Theresa Wofford
Director of Enrollment Operations

Kimberly Ford, B.S., M.A.
Director of Admissions

Bryan Ayer, B.A.
Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

Paula Charls, M.S.
Veterans Services Coordinator

Development

David Baggs., B.S., M.E.D.
Vice President for Development

Amy Thirkettle
Executive Assistant for the Vice President for Development


Assistant VP for Development & Planned Giving

Cady Nell West, B.B.A, M.B.A
Assistant VP for Development & Special Gifts

Mary Elizabeth Myers, B.A.
Director of Development

Jennifer Rose, B.A.
Director of Operations for Development


Data Entry Specialist

Advancement Operations

Juliana L. Johnson, B.S., M.B.A.
Director of Operations for Advancement

Louise O’Neal
Records Specialist

Marketing and Communication

Richard Esposito
Director of Integrated Marketing

Jenna Johnson, B.A.
Assistant Director of Integrated Marketing

Jan Joslin, B.A.
Director of Publications

Tyler Stokes, B.A.
Graphic Designer

Student Services

Campus Ministries

Jonathan D. Davis, B.A., M.Div., Th.M
Associate Vice President for Spiritual Life

Student Life

Clark Carter, B.A., M.Div.
Vice President for Student Life / Dean of Students

Laurie Diel
Executive Assistant to the Dean of Students

Julie Alimpich, B.A., M.B.A.
Director of Operations for Student Life

Barbara C. Mead, A.A., B.S., M.Ed.
Associate Dean of Students

Counseling Services

Kimberly Perkins, LPC, NCC, LAC
Director of Counseling Services

Frank Budd, PhD, LPC
Clinical Counselor

Campus Recreation

Drew C. Meadows, A.A., B.S., M.S.
Assistant Dean for Student Life

Campus Security

John Wilson
Director of Campus Security

Bill Malley
Deputy Director of Campus Security

Student Organizations

Timothy Grant, B.S., M.A., M.Div.
Assistant Dean for Student Organizations / Diversity Officer

Isabella Bozard
Director of Student Activities

Residence Life

Casey Bolduc
Assistant Dean for Residence Life

The Career Center

Nina Davis, Ed.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Services, Director of the Career Center

Shallon Mims, M.Ed
Career Services Advisor

Athletics

Jeff Barber, B.S.
Athletic Director


Head Athletic Trainer and Assistant Director of Athletics for Medical Services


Associate Athletic Director for Internal Affairs

Business Manager of Athletics and Ticket Manager

Barclay Radebaugh, B.S., M.A.
Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Head Women’s Basketball Coach


Head Softball Coach

David McFatrich, B.S., B.A., M.Ed.
Head Volleyball Coach

Jim Stinzi, B.A.
Director of Track and Field  and Cross Country Coach

Soyini Thompson, B.S.
Head Women’s Track and Field Coach

Matt Cram-Smith, B.A.
Women’s Golf Coach

Jason Payne, B.S.
Director of Golf/Head Men’s Golf Coach


Head Women’s Soccer Coach

Mike Baker, B.S.
Head Women’s Tennis Coach

Autry Denson, B.S.B.A., M.Ed.
Head Football Coach


Head Baseball Coach