Jun 19, 2019  
Butler 2019-20 Catalog 
    
Butler 2019-20 Catalog

Administration, Faculty & Staff


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Jordan Abbott
Assistant Football Coach
A.A., Tallahassee Community College
B.S., Florida State University
M.S., Valdosta State University

Janice Akao
Professor, Administration/Accounting
B.S., University of Arizona
M.B.A., Grand Canyon University

Elena Allen
Assistant Professor, Reading
B.A., Krasnoyarsk State Pedagogical
University
M.S., Capella University
Ph.D., Capella University

Kirsten Allen
Director of Admissions
A.S., Pratt Community College
B.A., Washburn University
M.S., Southwestern College

Crystal Aluko
Academic Success Coach/Coordinator of Tutoring
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., University of Central Missouri

Danille Anthony
Professor, Chemistry
A.S., Cowley County Community College
B.S., Friends University
M.S., University of North Texas

Susan Cheree Anthony-Encapera
Professor, Behavioral Science
B.A., St. Ambrose University
M.S., Emporia State University

Mel Arnold
Assistant Director, Accounts Receivable
A.S., Independence Community College
B.A., Wichita State University

Richard Arthur
Professor, English/Literature
B.A., University of California
M.A., John Hopkins University

Micaela Ayers
Director, Library and Archives
B.A., University of Albany
M.L.S., University of Kentucky

Sue Barrientos
Professor, Early Childhood Education
EduCare Center Administrator
B.A., Southwestern College
M.S., Emporia State University

Judy Bastin
Reference and Instruction Librarian
B.S., Emporia State University
M.L.S., Emporia State University

Bradley Beachy
Professor, English/Literature
B.A., Purdue University
M.A., Purdue University
M.A., University of Illinois

Connie Belden
Professor, Accounting
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Judith Bohrer
Professor, Behavioral Science
B.S.W., Wichita State University
M.S.W., Wichita State University

Mike Bohrer
Associate Professor, Computer Information Technology
B.A., Friends University
M.S., Fort Hays State University

Cindy Bond
Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Mid-America Nazarene College
M.E., Wichita State University

Susan Bradley
Dean, Humanities and Social Sciences
B.A., University of Kansas
M.A., Wichita State University
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Steve Braet
Assistant Coach, Football
B.S., Friends University

Tracy Bray
IS Project Manager
B.A., University of Phoenix

Connor Brewer
Chief Information Security Officer
A.A.S., Butler Community College

Jared Brown
Athletic Trainer
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Sterling College
M.S., Emporia State University

Robert Broyles
Professor, Biology
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Laurie Bruce
Developmental Mathematics Program Coordinator
A.A.S., Butler Community College
B.A., Wichita State University

John Buaas
Professor, English/Literature
B.A., Texas Lutheran College
M.A., Southwest Texas State University
Ph.D., Rice University

William Buchhorn
Professor, English
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Benjamin Bunck
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Kansas University
M.S., Wichita State University
Ph.D., Wichita State University

Carmen Bunck
Associate Registrar
B.A., Wichita State University

James Burress
Professor, EMT
A.A., Butler Community College
B.A., Fort Hays State University
AEMT, I/C

Shala Burt
Registration Office Manager/Transfer Articulation
B.S., Manhattan Christian College

Randy Bush
International Academic Advisor
B.S., University of South Dakota
M.A., University of Washington
Ph.D., University of Washington

Christina Byram
Director of Unified Communications/Deputy CIO
A.S., Butler Community College

Melody Cantrell
Assistant Professor, Nursing
A.A.S., Butler Community College
B.S.N., Wichita State University
M.S.N., Wichita State University

Robert Carlson
Professor, Chemistry/Physics
B.A., Fort Hays State University
M.S., Fort Hays State University

A. Marie Carroll
Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Tabor College
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Todd Carter
Director of Athletics
B.S., South Dakota State University
M.S., Indiana State University

Ron Castle
Events/Operational Manager
A.S., Cowley Community College
B.S., University of Nebraska at Kearney
M.A., Fort Hays State University

Susan Cecil
Professor, Behavioral Science
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University
Ph.D., California Coast University

Megan Chambers
Admissions Counselor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Fort Hays State University
M.P.S., Fort Hays State University

Doug Chance
Head Coach, Softball
B.M., Christian Leadership University

Bethany Chandler
Professor, Mathematics
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S.E., Kansas State University
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Aletra Chaney-Profit
Directore, Career Services
B.A., Benedict College

Amy Chastain
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Missouri Western State University
M.A.A., Missouri Western State University

Melody Choate
Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Baker University
M.A., University of Kansas

Raven Christian
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.A., Wichita State University
B.S., Wichita State University

Trisha Coates
Assistant Professor, Art
A.A., Grossmont Community College
B.A., University of New Hamshire
M.F. A., Wichita State University

Darrin Coffin
Enterprise Systems Administrator

Jordnn Cogan
Lecturer, Biology
B.S., University of Kansas

Sherri Conard
Director-First Year Experience/BOA Student Union Manager
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Emporia State University
M.L.S., Fort Hays State University

Kathy Conner
Employment/Benefits Specialist
B.I.S., Emporia State University
SHRM-CP

Tessa Cosby
Assistant Volleyball Coach
A.A., Cowley Community College

Shannon Covert
Associate Dean, Science/Technology/Engineering/Math
B.S., Emporia State University
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Jonathan Craig
Associate Dean, Humanities and Social Sciences
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Crystal Crank
Financial Aid Risk Management and Compliance Officer
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Southwestern College

Jon Cressler
Chief Business Development Officer
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Friends University

Beth Cunningham
Assiociate Professor, Business Systems Technology
B.S., Emporia State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Sherry Currie
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Wichita State University
M.N., Wichita State University

Melody Curry
Assistant Professor, Allied Health
A.S.N., Butler Community College

Haylee Daas
Director, Educational Technology
B.S., Park University
M.S., Central Michigan University

Lai-L Daugherty
Assistant Director of Admissions
A.S., Pratt Community College
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Southwestern College

Heidi Davison
Transition Coach
B.A., Wichita State University
M.Ed., Baker University

Willow Dean
Registrar
B.S. University of Phoenix
M.A., Amberton University

Brandy Diltz
Instructional Technology Specialist
A.G.S., Butler Community College
B,.Ed., Wichita State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Rodney Dimick
Communications Specialist
A.A., Butler Community college
B.S., Kansas State University

Sandra Derry
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Kansas
M.S., University of Kansas

Mark Diskin
Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Missouri Western
M.S., Pittsburg State University
Ed.S., Pittsburg State University
Ph.D., Curtin University

Michael Donovan
Educational Technology Specialist I
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University
M.B.A., Newman University

Amanda Drescher
Financial Aid Counselor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.G.S., Fort Hays State University

Xavia Dryden
Assistant Professor, English/Literature
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Chip DuFriend
Network Services Administrator

Susan Duncan
Director, EduCare
A.A., Butler Community College

Sandy Dunn
Enterprise Systems Specialist
A.A.S., Butler Community College

Beth Eagleton
Associate Dean, Nursing
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S.N., Wichita State University
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Teressa K. Eastman
Director of Disability Services/ADA Compliance Officer
B.S., Friends University
M.B.A., Wichita State University

Bobbie Eaton
Staff Accountant
A.A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Wichita State University

Brett Eisenman
Associate Professor, Computer Information Technology
B.S., Manhattan Christian College

Caroline El-Chaar
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Ottawa
M.S., University of Ottawa

Melissa Elliott
Professor, Biology
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., St. Josephs College

Bonnie Ernst
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Bemidji State University
M.A., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Miles Erpelding
Professor, Criminal Justice
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Wichita State University
M.A.J., Wichita State University

Kristine Estes
Associate Professor, Economics
A.A., Community College of the Air Force
B.A., University of California-Davis
M.A., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Kerry Fahnestock
Professor, Biology
B.S., Western Kentucky University
M.S.W., University of Kansas

Adnan Fahs
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Arizona
M.S., Wichita State University

Ruthann Farley
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N. Newman University
M.S.N., Fort Hays State University

Scott Faulkner
Computer Support Technician
A.A.S., Butler Community College
A.S., Butler Community College

Donnie Featherston
Associate Professor, Religion
B.A., University of North Texas
MDiv, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M.Th., Texas Christian University

Lindsey Fields
Assistant Professor, Biology
B.S., Oklahoma State University
M.S., Oklahoma State University

Connie Finger
Assistant Director, Financial Aid
A.A.A., Cisco Junior College
B.S., Friends University
M.M.I.S., Friends University

Bruce Fiscus
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Sarah Flora
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Fort Hays State University
M.S.N., Wichita State University

Susan Forrest
Professor, Biology
A.A., Butler Community College
B.A., Kansas State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Rachel Foster
Assistant Professor, Art
B.A., Kansas State University
M.F.A., Wichita State University

Derek Foust
Assistant Professor, Agriculture
B.S., University of Maryland: College Park
M.S., University of Maryland: Eastern Shore

Taylor Frank
Assistant Coach, Livestock Judging

Gregrory Franklin
Assistant Track and Field Coach
B.S., Middle Tennessee

Kamielle Freeman
Associate Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Larry Friesen
Professor, Mathematics/Engineering
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Cleveland State University

Matthew Galbraith
Associate Professor, Welding
B.S., Kansas State University

Andrea Gartman
Director, ECA, Butler of Rose Hill
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Avila University

Chad Gaudet
Professor, Social Sciences
B.A., Louisiana College
M.A., East Tennessee State University
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Susan Gegner
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Marymount College of Kansas
M.S., University of Kentucky

Katherine Gifford
Professor, Biology
A.D.N., Labette Community College
B.S., Pittsburg State University
M.S., Pittsburg State University

Jamie Goering
Director of Resource Development
B.S., Kansas State University

Skyler Goldbarth
Professor, Computer Information Technology
A.A., Hutchinson Community College
B.S., Wichita State University
M.F.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Indiana University
Ed.D., California Coast University

Jaromy Green
Assistant Professor, Physics
B.S., Idaho State University
M.S., Idaho State University

Tamra Green
Professor, Nursing
A.A.S., Colby County Community College
B.S.N., Southwestern University
M.P.H., Wichita State University

Shellie Gutierrez
Professor, Education
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Kansas Newman College
M.Ed., Wichita State University
Ed.D., California Coast University
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Yolanda Hackler
Director of Purchasing/Accts Payable
A.S., Butler Community College

Nancy Hamm
Counselor
B.S.W., Wichita State University
M.S.W., University of Kansas

Nathaniel Haremza
Assistant Football Coach
B.S., Souther Illinois University

Valerie Haring
Professor, Art
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Emporia State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Kelsey Harper
Assistant Professor, Foreign Language
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Ruth Harries
Access and Instruction Librarian
B.A., Wichita State University
M.L.S., Emporia State University

Dera Harvey
Assistant Professor, Nursing
A.A.S., Butler Community College
B.S.N., Tabor College
M.S.N., Fort Hays State University

Sheryl Hayes
Financial Aid Program Specialist
A.A., Butler Community College

Michael Heffron
Professor, Biology
A.A., Grandview College
B.S., Emporia State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Mike Helmer
Head Coach, Women’s Basketball

Shannon Herbert
Academic Advisor
B.S., Emporia State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Daniel Higdon
Assistant Professor
B.S., Pittsburg State University
M.S., Pittsburg State University

Joan Hoover
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of Oklahoma
M.S., Kansas State University

Alexis Hopkins
Professor, Speech
B.A., Fort Hays State University
M.F.A., University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Ethan Hoyt
JADU/CMS App Developer
A.A.S., Butler Community College

Kimberly Hubble
Assistant Professor, Nursing
A.A.S.N., Butler Community College
M.S.N. University of Arizona

Greg House
Director of Enterprise Applications and Portal Services
B.S., Grand Canyon University

Adam Hunter
Head Coach, Women’s Soccer
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Newman University

Marjorie Hunter
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Pittsburg State University

Kamal Hussain
Professor, Mathematics
B.Sc., University of Dhaka
M.Sc., London School of Economics
M.S., Wichita State University

Mary Hunter
Service Center Supervisor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.A., Florida State University
M.S., Southwestern College

Chad Ingram
Lecturer, Vocal Music
B.S., Cairn University
M.M., Wichita State University

John Irvin
Server Administrator
A.S., Butler Community College

Kim Jackson
Administrative Assistant, Vice President of Academics
B.A., Fort Hays State University

Matthew Jacobs
Assistant Athletic Director
A.S., Butler Community College
B.B.A., Friends University

Andy Jacques
Web Graphics Designer
B.A., Kansas Wesleyan University

Matthew Jansen
Director of Client Services

Lora Jarvis
Administrative Assistant to the President and Board of Trustees
A.A., Cowley Community College

Mark Jarvis
Director, Office of Faculty Development
B.S., Kansas State University
M.A., Kansas State University

Mark Jaye
Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
A.A.S., Glendale Community College

John Jenkinson
Professor, English/Literature
B.A., Wichita State University
M.F.A., Wichita State University
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Callie Johnson
Financial Aid Counselor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Emporia State University

Cheryl Johnson
Academic Advisor
B.A., Kansas State University
M.A., Kansas State University

Karen Johnson
BASIS Trainer
B.A., Kansas State University

David Jones
Associate Professor, English
A.A., Front Range Community College
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Kim Karr
Professor, Chemistry
A.S., Sullivan County Community College
B.S., University of Central Florida
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Jason Kenney
Director-Public Safety

Katie Kern
Financial Aid Counselor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., University of Phoenix

Tonya Kerschner
Professor, Biology
B.A., Bethany College
M.S., Emporia State University

Jennifer Kidd
Professor, English
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Amy Kjellin
Director, Butler of Flinthills
A.A., Central College
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Friends University

Joel Knudsen
Professor, Keyboard Music
B.A., Friends University
M.A., University of Lowell

Peggy Krause
Director of Curriculum and Catalog
A.S., Columbia College of Aurora
B.S., Metropolitan State University of Denver

Kimberly Krull
President
B.S., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.S., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.S., University of Nebraska-Kearney
Ph.D., Colorado State University

Kellee Kruse
Associate Director, College Relations and Marketing
B.F.A., Kansas State University

Kevin Lann-Teubner
Assistant Professor, Computer Information Technology
A.A.S., Cowley County Community College
B.S., Pittsburgh State University

Lisa Lechtenberg
Head volleyball Coach
B.S., Kansas State University

Joe Leibbrandt
Assistant Professor, Agriculture
B.S., Kansas State University

Sheryl LeSage
Professor, English/Literature
A.A., Jefferson Community College
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Lori Link
Assistant Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Southwestern College
M.S.N., Grand Canyon University

Ralph Loehr
Enterprise Systems Administrator
B.S., Wichita State University

Tim Logue
General Maintenance Supervisor-Butler of Andover
A.A.S., Butler Community College

Monica Lorg
Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science
B.S., Friends University
M.S., Friends University

Valerie Lippoldt Mack
Professor, Vocal Music
B.A., Bethany College
B.M.E., Wichita State University
M.M., Wichita State University

Amanda Maiden
Head Athletic Trainer
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Oklahoma State University

Tevin Manuel
Information Security Analyst
B.A., University of Tennessee

Kenetta Markelionis
Director, Allied Health and Continuing Nursing Education
A.D.N., Butler Community College
B.S.N., Southwestern College

Brent Martin
Assistant Director, EduCare
A.A.S., Butler Community College

Brett Martinez
Professor, Instrumental Music
B.M.E., Wichita State University
M.M.E., Wichita State University

Danny Mattern
Professor, Physics
B.S., Dana College
M.S., Wichita State University

Teresa Mayginnes
Public & Technical Services Librarian
B.B.A., Wichita State University
M.L.S., Emporia State University

Aaron May
Op-Staff Test Administrator
A.A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Friends University
M.B.A., Baker University

Greg May
Professor, Speech
B.A., Bethel College
M.A., Wichita State University

Andrea McCaffree-Wallace
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Katheryn McCoskey
Professor, English
B.A., Coe College
M.A., Kansas State University

Jared McGinley
Professor, Management/Marketing
B.B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Purdue University

Victoria McKain
Professor, History
B.A., Southwestern College
M.A., Kansas State University
M.L.S., Emporia State University

Mary McMackin
Professor, Behavioral Science
B.A., Union Institute
M.Ed., Xavier University
M.S. M.F.T., Friends University

Mary (Liz) McNown
Professor, Nursing
B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University
B.S.N., Texas Women’s University
M.S.N., Wichita State University

Bobby McVay
Head Coach, Baseball
A.S., Barton County Community College
B.A., Southeast Oklahoma State

Catherine Menefee
Lecturer, English/Literature
B.A., Sterling College
M.F.A., Wichita State University

Donnie Mercer
Director, Accounts Receivable
A.A., Butler Community College
B.B.A., Wichita State University

Dustin Mettler
Head Coach, Track/Cross Country
A.A., Cowley Community College
B.S., University of Arkansas

Jeffrey Meyer, M.D.
Professor, Biology
B.A., University of Kansas
M.D., Wake Forest University

Ruth A. Meyer
Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University
Ph.D., Wichita State University

Alexis Michael
Lecturer, Hospitality and Culinary Arts
B.S., Kansas State University
A.O.S., Culinary Institute of America

John Michael
Assistant Professor, Culinary Arts
A.O.S., Culinary Institute of America
B.P.S., Culinary Institute of America

Joyce Millard
Assistant Director, Accounts Receivable
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Kansas Newman College
M.M.I.S., Friends University

Andrea Miller
Coordinator of Student Involvement/East Hall Manager
A.A., Butler Community College
B.A., Missouri State University

Bryan Miller
Assistant Coach, Men’s Basketball

Christopher Miller
Senior Computer Support Technician
A.A.C.S., Butler Community College

Esam Mohammad
Associate Vice President, Institutional Research and Effectiveness
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University
M.B.A., Amberton University
D.B.A., Baker College

Jennifer Montgomery
Assistant Professor, English
B.S., Kansas State University
M.A., Kansas State University

RaeAnn Montgomery
Academic Advisor
B.A., Ottawa University
M.S., Fort Hays State University

Mary Moon
Executive Director - Community Advancement
B.S., Western Illinois University
M.S., Kansas State University

Roger Morrow
Enterprise Systems Specialist
B.S., Wichita State University

L. Timothy Myers
Professor, Social Science
B.A., Appalachian Bible College
M.A., Wichita State University
TH.M., Dallas Theological Seminary

Averie Nelson
Scholarship Coordinator
B.S., University of Central Oklahoma
M.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma

Apryl Nenortas
Assistant Professor, Biology
A.S., Crafton Hills College
B.A., California State University
M.A., University of south Alabama
M.S., University of Nebraska

Richard Nichols
Dean, Fine Arts and Communication
B.A., Bob Jones University
M.A., Southern Methodist University
M.S., Louisiana State University
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Troy Nordman
Associate Dean, Humanities and Social Sciences
B.A., Wichita State University
M.F.A., Wichita State University
Ed.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Jessica Ohman
Associate Vice President of Student Services
B.A., Pittsburg State University
M.S., Pittsburg State University
Ph.D., Colorado State University

Sabrina Olson
Professor, Nursing
A.S.N., Butler Community College
B.S.N., University of Phoenix
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Regina Peasley
Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science
B.S., Missouri State University
M.Ed., University of Missouri

Jonathan Penley
Professor, Physics
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Bob Peterson
Professor, Theatre
B.S.E., Emporia State University
M.A., Emporia State University

Susan Pfeifer
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Southern Colorado
M.S., Wichita State University
M.A., Friends University
Ph.D., Regent University

Joshua Phillips
Assistant Coach, Track and Cross country
A.A., Cowley County Community College

Leslie Pierson
Reference and Instruction Librarian
B.S., University of Colorado
M.S., University of Kansas

Michelle Ponce
Admissions Counselor
B.B.A., Friends University

Kerry Potter
Budget Analyst
B.A., Emporia State University

Stephany Pracht
International Academic Advisor
B.S., Liberty University
M.A., Liberty University

Tiffani Price
Associate Dean, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
B.A., Friends University
M.B.A., Baker University

Robert Ray
Professor, Computer Technology
B.G.S., Wichita State University
M.S.C.I.S., University of Phoenix

Kelsey Reed
Director, Residence Life
B.S., University of Arkansas
M.A., University of Arkansas

Ty Reese
Assistant Coach, Baseball
B.I.S., Emporia State University

Danica Repstine
Payroll/HRIS Manager

Deborah Reynolds
Academic Advisor
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Tiffany Rhodes
Assistant Director of Human Resources/Staff Development
PHR
B.B.A., Wichita State University

Michelle Ridder
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Southwestern College
M.S.N. Wichita State University

Heather Rinkenbaugh
Director, High School Academic Partnerships
A.A., Butler Community College
B.A., Wichita State University
M.L.S., Fort Hays State University

William Rinkenbaugh
Vice President, Student Services
A.A., Coffeyville Community College
B.S., Southwestern College
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Don Rommelfanger
Supervisor, Roads and Grounds

Michael Rose
Professor, Business
B.S., Wichita State University
M.B.A., Indiana University
J.D., Washburn University School of Law

Gary Royse
Academic Advisor
B.S., Emporia State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Darryl Runyan
Associate Professor
Computer Information Technology

Michelle Ruder
Director, Business, Education and Training Analysis (BETA)
A.A., Cowley County Community College
B.B.A., Wichita State University
M.B.A., Newman University

Terry Sader
Professor, Philosophy/Ethics/Logic
B.A., Kansas State University
M.A., University of Kansas
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Martha Sager
Professor, Biology
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
B.B.S., Hardin Simmons University
M.R.E., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M.S., Florida Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Florida Institute of Technology

Matthew Sanders
Associate Professor, Fitness and Wellness
B.S., Pittsburg State University
M.S., University of Central Arkansas

Joshua Scaglione
Identity Management Services Administrator
B.S., Friend University
M.S., University of Missouri at Columbia

Andrea Scharenberg
Assistant Professor, Business Systems technology
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Tim Schaffner
Head Football Coach
B.A., Westmar College
M.S.Ed., Northwest Missouri State

Jacob Schesser
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Benedictine College
M.S., Pennsylvania State University

James Schisler
Digital Marketing Specialist
B.B.A., Wichita State University

Lisa Schmidt
Professor, Business Systems Technology
B.S. Ed., Emporia State University
M.S.Ed., Kansas State University

Janet Schueller
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Creighton University
M.S.N., New Mexico State University

Mike Schweigert
Supervisor, General Services

Jason Sedbrook
Supervisor of Physical Plant and Building Operations

Jaime Sharp
Director, College Health Services
A.S., Kansas City Kansas Community College
B.S.N., Newman University
M.S., Grand Canyon University

Kim Sherwood
Director of Accounting
B.S., William Jewell College

DeAnn Shimp
Director, Academic Advising
B.S., University of Kansas
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Jeanna Short
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Southwestern University
M.S.N., Wichita State University

Kimberly Shultz
Assistant Director, Accounting
B.B.A., Pittsburg State University
M.B.A., Pittsburg State University

Zach Sigler
Assistant Coach, Softball
A.S., Butler Community College

Jonathan Simpson
Assistant Professor, Information Technology

Aaron Slemp
Academic Advisor
B.S., Manhattan Christian College
M.A.T.C., Bethel Seminary

Alvie “Donnie” Smith
Associate Professor, Auto Collision
A.S., Wyoming Technical Institute

Briony Smith
Social and Qualitative Research Specialist
B.S., Kansas State University

Julie Smith
Enterprise Learning System Administrator - Online Learning
B.S., Friends University
M.S., Kansas State University

Kelly Snedden
Director, College Relations and Marketing
B.A., Kansas State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Samuel Sparks
Professor, Speech and Theatre
B.A., Milsaps College
M.F.A., University of Houston

Phil Speary
Dean, Academic Support and Effectiveness
B.A.E., Wichita State University
M.A., Ohio State University
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Carla Stephens
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Southwestern College
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Travis Stipp
Assistant Soccer Coach
B.S., Friends University

Christy Streeter
Dean, Health/Education/Public Services Division
B.A., Life Christian University
M.A., Life Christian University

Gus Strunk
Assistant Baseball Coach

Shelley Stultz
Associate Vice President of Human Resources
B.S., Friends University
SHRM-SCP
SPHR

Kylee Stuever
Athletic Academic Services
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Rita Sullivan
Manager, Bookstore Operations
B.S., Pittsburg State University

Michael Swan
Professor, Mass Communications
Mass Communication
B.A., Iowa State University
M.S., Iowa State University

Nathan Swink
Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science
B.A., Southwestern College
M.A., Wichita State University
Ph.D., Wichita State University

Betty Taylor
Math Tutor
B.S., Fort Hays State University

James Taylor
Computer Support Technician

Mitchell Taylor
Professor, Nursing
B.S.N., Wichita State University
M.S.N., Wichita State University

Noreen Templin
Professor, Economics
B.B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Mandy Tetrick
Associate Registrar
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Friends University

Cory Teubner
Associate Professor, English
B.A., Kansas State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Rhonda Thomas
Assistant Professor, Business/Accounting
B.B.A., Wichita State University
M.P.A.C., Wichita State University

Robert “Mac” Thompson
Associate Professor, English/Literature
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Teresa Thompson
Professor, Early Childhood Education
B.S., Fort Hays State University
M.Ed., Baker University

Fred Torneden
Professor, Fitness and Wellness
A.A., Butler Community College
B.A., Fort Hays State University
M.Ed., University of Texas

Mindy Trenary
Assistant Professor, English/Literature
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Kansas State University
Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Ireland Turner
Assistant Director, Facilities Management

Jeff Tymony
Professor, Behavioral Science/ Criminal Justice
B.A., Kansas Newman College
M.A., Wichita State University

Matthew Udland
Professor, Vocal Music
B.M., Oklahoma City University
M.M., University of Missouri - Kansas City

Lynn Umholtz
Director, Facilities Management
B.S., Wichita State University

Teri Van Dever
Enterprise Systems Specialist
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Kansas Newman College
M.S., University of Phoenix

Diana Van Dyke
Financial Aid Counselor
A.A., Butler Community College
B.S., Tabor College
E.M.B.A., Friends University

LuShawn Vaughan
Assistant Professor, Nursing
A.S., Labette Community College
B.S., Oklahoma Wesleyan University
M.S., MidAmerica Nazarene University

Brice Vignery
Assistant Coach, Football
B.S., Kansas State University

Daven Vo
Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
B.S., St. Gregory’s University

Karen Waddell
Professor, Business Systems Technology
MOS Microsoft Office Specialist Master Certified
B.S.E., Emporia State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Mary Walker
Systems Librarian
B.S., Emporia State University
M.A., Emporia State University

Trisha Walls
Coordinator, Community Advancement
B.A., Wichita State University

Heather Ward
Director, Financial Aid
A.S., Butler Community College
B.S., Friends University
M.B.A., Baker University

Sherry Watkins
Director, Adult Education
B.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Kansas State University

Matthew Webster
Professor, Speech
A.S., Fort Scott Community College
B.F.A., Emporia State University
M.A., Central Missouri State University

Keith West
Professor, Mass Communications
B.S., B.A., Oklahoma State University
M.S., Oklahoma State University
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Mel Whiteside
Dean, Science/Technology/Engineering/ Math
B.S., Tabor College
M.Ed., Ball State University

Jamie Williams
Academic Advisor
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Kent Williams
Vice President, Finance Certified Public Accountant B.S., Fort Hays State University
M.S., Wichita State University

Niomi Williams
Director, Early College Academies Andover, Andover
B.A., Wichita State University
M.A., Wichita State University

Bryce Winklepleck
Assistant Professor, Fitness and Wellness
B.A., Wichita State University
M.Ed., Wichita State University

Lori Winningham
Vice President of Academics
A.A., Cloud County Community College
B.S., Kansas State University
M.B.A., Chapman College

Seth Winzer
Math Tutor
B.S., Wichita State University
M.B.A., Newman University

Bernard Wonsetler
Associate Professor, Theatre/Speech
B.F.A., Emporia State University

Karen Wright
Professor, Business Systems Technology
B.S., Southwestern College
M.S., Emporia State University A+ Certification
MOS Microsoft Office Specialist

Ying Wu
Enterprise Systems Specialist
B.S., South China Institute of Technology

William Young
Vice President, Digital Transformation/CIO
B.B.A., University of Phoenix

Alex Zarchan
Assistant Director, Financial Aid
B.B.A., University of Iowa
M.B.A., Emporia State University

Monica Zavala
Admissions Counselor
A.S., Butler Community College
B.B.A., Baker University

Robert Zavala
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
B.S., California State University-Long Beach
M.S., Wichita State University

Kristy Zieman
Professor, Biology
B.S., Wichita State University
M.S., Wichita State University