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   2014 - 2015 Catalog

It All Begins Here.

Faculty and Administrators

Faculty

The college employs approximately 130 full-time faculty members, as well as 526 adjunct faculty members. Faculty credentials, typically for those teaching transfer courses, include a master's or doctoral degree, with at least 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline. In non-transfer programs, professors may hold a baccalaureate or an associate's degree in the teaching field depending on accreditation and industry standards. Many professors also teach in the college's many developmental programs.


Name & e-mail Title Division Academic Degrees
Abedin, Haven Faculty, English Communications Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.A.
Allen, Jennifer Faculty, History Social Science Univ. of Texas at Arlington, B.A., B.A., M.A., Ph.D
Allen Jr., Roy Faculty, Music School of the Arts Baylor Univ., B.M., M.M.
Anderson, Thomas Assistant to the Vice President for Instruction Academic Affairs and Student Success State Univ. of New York at Albany, B.A.; Brown Univ., M.A.; Nashotah House Theological Seminary, M.Div.
Ansiaux, Roberta Faculty Business Studies  
Armenta, Victor Faculty, Humanities School of the Arts Arizona State Univ., B.A., M.A.
Avera, Mary Lou Faculty, Management Program Business Studies Illinois Institute of Technology, B.S.; Governor's State Univ., M.B.A.
Bailey, Michael Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Syracuse Univ., B. S.; The Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.S.
Baker, Brandy Dir. Nursing/Allied Health Skills Lab 3 Health and Human Services Univ. of Texas at Tyler, B.S.N.
Bambrough, Claire Faculty, Chemistry Mathematics and Science Nottingham Trent Univ., B.S.; Open Univ., Ph.D.
Barlow, Nancy Faculty, English Communications Univ. of Texas at Dallas, B.A., M.A.
Barnett, LaJana Faculty Communications  
Baxter, Shane Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Brookhaven College, A.A.S.
Bell, Nathan Faculty, Philosophy, temporary appointment Social Science Univ. of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, B.S.; Univ. of North Texas, M.A.
Bitner, Rhonda Faculty, English Communications Sam Houston State Univ., B.A., M.A.
Blakely, Alan Faculty, Chemistry Mathematics and Science Drew University, B.A.; University of California, M.S.; University of California, Ph.D.
Borski, Brian Administrator-Student Life Office of Student Life Carroll University, B.A.; University Of Akron, M.S.
Bradshaw, Lanna Faculty Mathematics and Science  
Burks, Patti Professor, Computer Information Technology Business Studies Univ. of North Texas, B.B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.S.
Burton, Hurshel Faculty, English Communications Penn State Univ., B.A.; Texas Wesleyan Univ. M.Ed.; Capella Univ., Ph.D
Cadenhead, Charles Faculty, Computer Information Technology Business Studies Texas Tech Univ., B.S.; Univ. of North Texas, M.S.
Caldwell, Zachary Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services  
Campbell, Richard Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services Texas State Technical College-Sweetwater, A.A.S.; Abilene Christian Univ., B.S.
Carlos, Hazel Faculty, English Communications Jackson State Univ., B.A.; Western Michigan Univ., M.A.
Carter, Christi Faculty, Radiologic Technology Health and Human Services Midwestern State Univ., A.A.S., B.S.R.S., M.S.R.S.
Castro, Johnny Faculty, Child Development Health and Human Services Texas Tech Univ., B.S., M.S.
Cates, Jason Faculty, Mathmatics Mathematics and Science Midwestern State Univ., B. S.; Texas State Univ., M.S.
Cavazos, Lorena Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Univ. of New Mexico, BSN and MSN
Chandler, Helen Faculty, temporary appointment Communications  
Chaney, Andrea Faculty, ESOL and French World Languages Claremont McKenna College, B.A.; School for International Training, M.A.
Cheng-Kvanli, Elaine Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Univ. of Southwestern Louisiana, B.S.; McNeese State Univ., M.S.
Chesney, Thom President President's Office Washington University, B.A.; Minnesota State University, M.A.; Florida State University, Ph.D.
Chu, Chong Faculty, Art School of the Arts Southern Methodist Univ., B.F.A.; Temple Univ., M.F.A.
Clark, Aaron Faculty, English Communications Univ. of Texas at Dallas, B.A., M.A.
Clarke, Winifred Director, Testing II Testing Center William Woods College, B.A.; Lincoln Univ., M.Ed.
Cofer, Don Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Brookhaven College, A.A.S.
Contreras, Nelda Faculty, Developmental Writing Communications Univ. of Texas at Arlington, B.A., Southern Methodist Univ., M.L.A.
Corbin, Dana Librarian IV Learning Resources Center Univ. Of North Texas, B.A., M.A., M.L.S.
Cornelius, Ray-Mel Faculty, Visual Communications Business Studies East Texas State University, B.S.
Cox, Cherilyn Faculty, Physical Education, Athletics and Nutrition Physical Education, Athletics and Nutrition Univ. of Texas, San Antonio, B.S. and M.A.
Cuellar-McGuire, Adrien Faculty, Humanities School of the Arts Southern Methodist Univ., B.A., M.A.
Cuffee, Shonna Faculty, Radiologic Sciences Health and Human Services Midwestern State Univ., A.A.S., B.S.R.S., M.S.R.S.
Cyriaque, Christopher Faculty, ESOL World Languages Grambling State Univ., B.A., M.A.
Dalton, Brenda Executive Dean, Student and Enrollment Services Advising Center Univ. of Texas at Dallas, B.S.; Amberton Univ., M.S.
Deason, Michael Director, Information Technology Administrative and Educational Technology University of Oklahoma, B.B.A.; Amberton University, M.B.A., M.S.
Dennehy, Michael Executive Director, Planning, Research & Institutional Effectiveness Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness Univ. of North Texas, B.S.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A.; Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, Ed.D.
Drescher, Nita Faculty, Communications Communications Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.S., M.Ed.; Univ. of North Texas, Ph.D.
Dudlo, Edward (Jim) Faculty, History Social Science Stanford Univ., B.A., M.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A., Ph.D.
Dunafan, David Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services Collin County Community College, Certification in Social and Behavioral Science; Certificate of Training in Basic Tactical Medic Class, EMS Continuing Education
Dunnahoe, Rachel Faculty, temporary assignment Communications  
Edrich, Terri Executive Director, Human Resources Human Resources Brookhaven College, A.A.S.
Edwards, Keely Faculty Business Studies  
Ehrich, Lisa Faculty, Art School of the Arts Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.F.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.F.A.
Error, Darise Faculty, Theater School of the Arts Sam Houston State University, B.A.T.; Brigham Young University, M.A.; Texas Tech University, Ph.D.
Ferguson, Sarah Executive Dean, Educational Resources Learning Resources Center Eastfield College A.A.S; Texas Woman's Univ., B.A., M.L.S.
Flint, Juanita Zapata Executive Dean Health and Human Services Texas Woman's Univ, BS; Texas Woman's University., M.S., Capella University Ph.D., Higher Education, RN; F.N.P-C
Freeman, Michael Full Time Faculty Social Science Univ. of North Texas, B.A.A.S., M.S.
Gamblin-Bullock, Melody Faculty, Music School of the Arts Grambling State Univ., B.S.; Texas Christian Univ., M.A.
Garcia, Rebecca Faculty, Spanish World Languages Texas Christian Univ., B.A., B.S.; Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, M.A.
Gilliam, Sheila Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Texas Woman's University, B.S.N.; University of Texas at Tyler, M.S.N.
Gill-King, Harrell Faculty, Biology/Anthropology Mathematics and Science Southern Methodist Univ., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Govea, Sam Executive Dean Social Science The Criswell College, B.A., Univ. of North Texas, M.A.
Green, Diedra Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Texas Woman's Univ., B.S.; Univ. of Colorado, M.S.
Grice, Christopher Faculty, Sociology, temporary assignment Social Science Texas Southern Univ., B.A., M.A., M.Ed.
Gutierrez, Octavio Faculty, Music School of the Arts Univ. of North Texas, B.M., M.M.
Hammerschlag, Bill Faculty, Computer Information Technology Business Studies Carnegie Mellon Univ., B.S.S.E.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.S.E.E.; Univ. of Texas at Arlington, Ph.D.
Hanus, Debbie Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Lamar Univ., B.S.; Texas A&M Univ., M.S.
Hawkins, Vernon Associate Vice President, Workforce and Continuing Education Workforce and Continuing Education Oklahoma State Univ., B.S.; Amberton Univ., M.B.A.
Hayaud-Din, Ahad Faculty, Government Social Science Univ. of South Florida, B.A., M.A.
Herd, Stephen Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Eastfield College, A.A.S.; Univ. of North Texas, B.A.A.S., M.S.
Hernandez, Greg Faculty, Physical Education Physical Education, Athletics and Nutrition Wayland Baptist Univ., B.A.; Texas Tech Univ., M.Ed.
Herring, George T. Vice President, Business Services Business Services Eastfield College, A.A.S.; Univ. of Texas at Arlington, B.S.; Amberton Univ., M.B.A.
Herring, Gus Faculty, Economics Business Studies St. Edward's Univ., B.S.; Univ. of Dallas, M.B.A., M.S.
Hill, Scarlett Faculty, English Communications Fort Hays State Univ., M.L.S.
Hobbs, Tracey Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Texas Woman's University, B.S.N.; University of Texas at Tyler, M.S.N.
Jackson, Sharon Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.A.
Jacobs, Greg Faculty, Sociology Social Science Univ. of North Texas, B.A., M.Ed.
Johnson, Damon Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services Brookhaven College, A.A.S.
Johnson, Marvin Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive California State Univ./Long Beach, B.A.
Jones, Donald Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Univ. of North Texas, B.A.A.S.
Kasparian, Glenn Faculty, Biology Mathematics and Science Tufts Univ., B.S.; Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.S.
Klocko, Marilyn Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Wilkes College, B.S.N.; Western Governors Univ., M.S.N.
Knickel, Rebecca Faculty, Accounting Business Studies Univ. of North Texas, M.B.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., B.B.A.
Laughlin, Jennifer Faculty, temporary assignment Mathematics and Science Victoria College, A.S.; Univ. of Houston in Victoria, B.S., M.E.
Link, Stephen Faculty, Psychology Social Science State Univ. of New York at Oneonta, B.A.; State Univ. of New York at Albany, M.S., E.D.S.; Univ. of North Texas, Ph.D.
Little, Robert Faculty, Government Social Science Univ. of North Texas, B.S.; State Univ. of New York at Buffalo, Ed.M.
Long, Kathleen Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science West Texas State Univ., B.S.; Texas Woman's Univ., M.S.
Lopez, Oscar M. Vice President, Student Services/Enrollment Management Enrollment Management and Student Services Cisco Junior College, A.A.; Univ. of Texas-Austin, B.A.; Our Lady of the Lake Univ., M.A.
Lowery, Sherry Faculty, Computer Information Technology Business Studies Weatherford College, A.A.; Tarleton State Univ., B.S., M.B.A.
Lynch, Marilyn Kolesar Associate Vice President, Development Development Univ. of North Texas, B.B.A., M.B.E.
MacDonald, Frederick Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services  
Macellaio, Natalie Faculty, Art School of the Arts Eastern Illinois Univ., B.A., M.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.F.A.
Malvik, Christopher Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services Clayton State University, A.A.S., B.A.S.
Mannering, Monique Faculty, Developmental Reading Communications Stephen F. Austin Univ., B.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.Ed.; Jones International Univ.-Colorado, M.Ed.
Marsh, Gabriel Faculty, Emergency Medical Services Health and Human Services  
Martin, Deanie College Director, Business Operations Business Office Texas Woman's University, BGS, M.B.A.
Martin, Valerie Faculty, Radiologic Sciences Health and Human Services Howard College, A.S.; Midwestern State Univ., B.S.R.T.; Univ. of Texas at Tyler, M.S.
Mason, Peggy Faculty, Biology Mathematics and Science Michigan State Univ., B.S.; University of Wisonsin-Madison, Ph.D.
Maxwell, Rick Executive Dean School of the Arts Univ. of Dallas, B.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.F.A.
McCarthy, Dominica Director of Career Services Career Development Center Oklahoma State Univ., B.A.; Argosy Univ., M.A.
McClung, Brian Faculty, ESOL and Italian World Languages Wesleyan Univ., B.A.; Univ. of California/Berkeley, M.A.
McCoy, Clarice Faculty, Accounting Business Studies S.E. Oklahoma State Univ., B.S.; Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, M.B.A.
McNabb, David Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Brookhaven College, A.A.S; Texas Tech Univ., B.A.
Meersman, Key Faculty, Dance School of the Arts Marymount Manhattan College, B.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.F.A.
Mendel, Beth Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Ohio State Univ., B.S. in Nursing; Texas Woman's Univ., M.S.
Metzger, Melissa Faculty, Radiologic Technology Health and Human Services  
Meyer, Mark Dean, Health Occupations/Nursing Health and Human Services Univ. of Utah, B.S.N.; Univ. of the Incarnate Word, M.S.N., Univ. of Texas Health Science Center/San Antonio, Ph.D. Nursing
Milligan, Mary Faculty, Computer Information Technology Business Studies Stephen F. Austin State Univ., B.S., M.S.
Mills, Cynthia Faculty, Art School of the Arts Southern Methodist Univ., B.F.A., M.A.
Moore, Mike Faculty, History Social Science Kilgore Jr. College, A.S.; Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, B.S., M.S.
Nair, Nimmy Faculty, English Communications Texas Woman's Univ., M.A.; Texas Woman's Univ. B.G.S.
Neal, Leslie Faculty, ESOL World Languages Wheaton College, B.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.B.A., M.A.
Neu Menassa, Beverly Aassociate Director, Student Services Counseling Center Univ. of North Texas, B.A.; Texas Woman’s Univ., M.A.; Florida Atlantic Univ., M.Ed.
Oyedepo, Gbenga Full Time Faculty Mathematics and Science Univ. of Ibadan. B.S.; Univ. of North Texas, Ph.D
París, Kevin Faculty, ESOL World Languages Univ. of Puerto Rico, B.A., M.Ed.
Park, Minjung Faculty/Lab Manager ESOL World Languages KyungHee Univ., B.A.; Univ. of Texas, M.A., Ph.D
Perez, Julie Faculty, Speech Communications Univ. of North Texas, B.S., M.Ed.; Texas Woman's Univ., Ph.D.
Personett, Rebecca Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services Kansas City Community College, A.D.N.; Texas Woman's University, B.S.N.; Texas Woman's University; M.S.N.; Texas Woman's University, Ph.D Nursing.
Polite, Giraud Executive Dean, Interim Communications North Lake College, A.A.S; Univ. of Texas at Arlington, B.A.; Univ. of Phoenix, M.B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Ph.D.
Rains, Brandon Head Athletic Coach Physical Education, Athletics and Nutrition  
Rangnekar, Nehal Faculty, Medical Front Office Business Studies Univ. of Mumbai, B.A, M.S.
Reeves, Ricky Faculty, Humanities School of the Arts East Texas State Univ., B.M.Ed.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.M.
Reyes, Czarina Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Southern Methodist Univ., B.A., M.L.A.; Univ. of North Texas, Ph.D.
Rodrigue, Daniel Faculty, Journalism Communications Univ. of North Texas, B.A., M. J.
Rodriguez, Bernadette Faculty, Child Development and Education Health and Human Services Univ. of North Texas, B.S., M.S.
Rowe, Jane (Elizabeth) Faculty, Education Health and Human Services Michigan State Univ., B.S.; Univ. of Tennessee, M.S.; Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, Ph.D.
Saleemi, Asmara Faculty, Government Social Science Southern Methodist Univ., B.A.; Univ. of North Texas M.A.
Sardoni, Brianne Faculty Communications  
Schmidt, Ronald Faculty Business Studies  
Schweitzer, Carrie Director Sustainability Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.A.
Scott, Jerrod Faculty, Philosophy Social Science Kentucky State Univ., B.A.; Ohio Univ., M.A.; Univ. of Utah, Ph.D.
Scott, Ladan Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Texas A&M Univ. at Commerce, B.S., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, M.A.
Seale, Kristin Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Lamar Univ., B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Arlington, M.A.
Shelp, Phillip Faculty, Biology Mathematics and Science Concordia Teachers College, B.S.; Arizona State Univ., M.S.
Shupe, Brenda Faculty, Nursing Health and Human Services California State Univ., B.S.N., M.S.N.
Sidhwa, Anahita Faculty, Physics Mathematics and Science Univ. of Karachi, B.S., M.S.; Univ. of Hawaii, M.Ed.
Sigsbee, Bill Faculty, Psychology Social Science Dallas Baptist Univ., B.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.A.
Simmons, Russell Faculty, Mathematics Mathematics and Science Midwestern State Univ., B.S.; Texas Tech Univ., M.S.
Sinclair, Cameron Faculty, History Social Science Hardin Simmons Univ., B.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A.
Sires, Scott Faculty, Geographic Information Systems Mathematics and Science Dallas County Community College District, A.S.
Skorick, J. Mark Faculty, Government Social Science Pepperdine Univ., B.A.; Texas A&M Univ., Ph.D.
Smith, Donald Vice President of Academic Affairs Academic Affairs and Student Success Chapman Univ., B.S., M.S.; Capella Univ., M.B.A.
Stadthagen, Alex Associate Dean, Health Occupations Health and Human Services American College of Prehospital Medicine, A.A.S.; West Texas A&M Univ., B.A.A.S.
Stroman, Jamileh Faculty, ESOL World Languages Univ. of Oregon, B.A., M.A.; Univ. of Texas/Austin, Ph.D.
Sutton, Svetlana Faculty, Visiting Scholar Mathematics and Science Odessa State University, B.S., M.S.
Taylor, Don Faculty, Art School of the Arts Louisville School of Art, B.F.A.; Washington Univ., M.F.A.
Thaxton, Simone Faculty, Biology Mathematics and Science East Texas State University, B. S.; Southern Methodist University, M.S.; University of North Texas, Ph.D.
Thomas, Philip Faculty, Accounting Business Studies Univ. of Kerala, B.S., B.Ed.; Univ. of Detroit, M.B.A.
Thompson, Edleeca Faculty, Humanities School of the Arts Univ. of Texas at Austin, B.A., B.F.A.; Univ. of North Texas, M.F.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A.
Topper, Matson Faculty, Music School of the Arts Indiana University, B.M.; University of South Florida, M.M.; Florida State University, D.M.
Truong, Ngoc Instructional Designer, Development Development Univ. of Arkansas, B.S.E, M.Ed.
Vaglienti, Kendra Executive Dean Communications Texas A&M Univ., B.A.; Sam Houston State Univ., M.A.
Van Court, Sheri Faculty, ESOL World Languages Pars College/Tehran, B.A.; Texas Woman's Univ., M.Ed.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A.
Vargas, Cheryl Dyer Faculty, Speech Communications Montana State Univ., B.S., M.P.A.; Univ. of Denver, Ph.D.
Venza, Stephanie Faculty, English Communications Lamar Univ., B.A.; Univ. of Texas at Austin, M.A.; Univ. of Texas at Arlington, M.A.
Villarreal, Ramiro Faculty, Computer Science Business Studies Univ. of Texas at San Antonio, B.S.; Texas A&M Univ., M.S.
Vo, Thoa Hoang Director, Admissions/Registrar Admissions Univ. of Texas at Dallas, B.A.
Warnberg, Charles Faculty, Developmental Writing Communications Southern Methodist University, B.A.; Fort Hayes State Univ., M.L.S.
Watson, Sharon Faculty, Radiologic Sciences Health and Human Services University of Texas at Arlington, B.S.; Texas A&M, ME.d.; Baylor University Medical Center, Rad Tech Certification
Wetzel, Kathryn Executive Dean, Math and Science Division Mathematics and Science Texas A&M Univ., B.S.; Texas Tech Univ., M.E., Ph.D
Whitten, Matthew Faculty, Automotive Technology Automotive Brookhaven College, A.A.S.
Wilson, Gale Faculty Business Studies  
Zandvliet, Inske Faculty, Economics Business Studies Univ. of Dallas, B.A.; Southern Methodist Univ., M.A.; Univ. of Texas/Dallas, M.S.