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Section II: Officers of the College

Board of Visitors

William & Mary Board of Visitors

John E. Littel, Rector
William H. Payne II, Vice Rector
Sue. H. Gerdelman, Secretary
Mirza Baig
Victor K. Branch
Warren W. Buck III
S. Douglas Bunch
Thomas R. Frantz
James A. Hixon
Barbara L. Johnson
Anne Leigh Kerr
Lisa E. Roday
J.E. Lincoln Saunders
Karen Kennedy Schultz
Todd A. Stottlemyer
Thomas Watkins, III
Brian P. Woolfolk

Richard Bland College Committee

John E. Littel, Chair, RBC Committee
Sue. H. Gerdelman, Vice Chair, RBC Committee
Warren W. Buck III
Lynn M. Dillon
William H. Payne II
Lisa E. Roday
Karen Kennedy Schultz
Brian P. Woolfolk
Matt Smith, faculty representative
Kayla Hand, student representative
Debbie L. Sydow, President, Richard Bland College


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Administration

Office of the President
Dr. Debbie L. Sydow, President
Lisa Pond, Executive Assistant to the President

Office of Advancement & Alumni Relations
Dr. Tyler Hart, Chief Development Officer
Jamie Camp, Director of Grants, Partnerships, and External Relations
Lashrecse Aird, Assistant Director for Development

Office of Academic & Student Development-Academic Services, Athletics, Enrollment Management, Information & Technology Services, Institutional Research, Library Services, Student Success, Residential & Student Life
Dr. Ken LaTessa, Acting Provost
VACANT, Program Manager
Rhonda Lubbe, Executive Assistant to the Provost
Temple Pearce, Administrative Assistant

Office of Athletics
Scott Newton, Acting Athletic Director/Head Women’s Volleyball Coach
Preston Beverly, Assistant Athletics Director/Head Men’s Basketball Coach
Raheem Martin, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
Dr. Damien Westfield, Athletics Academic Liaison/Head Men’s Soccer Coach
VACANT, Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach
Bart Reiten, Head Golf Coach
Danielle Thacker, Assistant to Athletics/Head Softball Coach
Troy Jacobs, Assistant Softball Coach
VACANT, Assistant Women’s Volleyball Coach
VACANT, Women’s Sports Performance Coach
Vincent Thibodeau, Men’s Sports Performance Coach/Manager of Operations
Danish Saadat, Director of Athletic Marketing Communications

Office of Enrollment Management & Student Success – Admissions, Financial Aid, Records & Registration, Student Success
Dr. Danielle Williams, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management & Student Success
Allison Spivey, Administrative Assistant to the Associate Provost for Enrollment Management & Student Success

Admissions
Ryan Chisholm, Acting Director of Admissions
Kyle Dobry, Admissions Counselor
Marshall Dunn, Admissions Counselor
Gail Harris, Guidance Practitioner
Karen Henley, Student Services Specialist
Marci Kelly, Student Services Specialist

Financial Aid
Lisa Johnson, Director of Financial Aid
Melissa Mahoney, Bursar/Acting Accounting Compliance Manager
Janice Johnson, Financial Aid Counselor
Mia Register, Financial Aid Counselor

Office of Records & Registration
Giovanka Obermuller, Director of Records & Registration
VACANT, Records & Registration Coordinator
Hashauna Farmer, Records & Registration Assistant

Office of Student Success
Cathryn Coffey, Learner Mentor
Alicia Edgerton, Learner Mentor
Grant Heydenreich, Learner Mentor
Travis Luck, Learner Mentor
James Tobias, Learner Mentor

Office of Information and Technology Services
VACANT, Director of Information & Technology Services
Nate Jellerson, Manager, Projects & Procurement
Jon Garmon, Manager, Business Processes
Deborah James, Enterprise Architect & Information Security Officer
Clifton Young, Technology Support Manager
Shelly Dietrich, Senior Web/Canvas Support Tech
Leonard Breckenridge, Senior Applications Engineer
John Koleszar, Senior Database Administrator
Ryan Chisholm, Enrollment Services Analyst
VACANT, Technology Support Specialist

Office of Institutional Research
Carol Kelejian, Director of Institutional Research
Claudine Lougee, Institutional Research Analyst

Library Services
Carly Winfield, Head Librarian
Irene Handy, Access & Technical Support Librarian
Susan Moss, Circulation, Programming, & Outreach Specialist
VACANT, Student Success Librarian
Kyle Binaxas, Library Assistant

Office of Residential & Student Life
Dr. Corey Scott, Assistant Provost for Residential & Student Life
VACANT, Administrative Assistant for Student Life
Kristina Lee, Assistant Director of Housing
VACANT, Assistant Director of Student Activities & Leadership
Dr. Evanda Watts-Martinez, Director of Counseling
VACANT, Coordinator of Student Conduct
Bria Webb, Residential Director
Cherise Bailey, Residential Director
Donald Payton, Academic Resource Coordinator

Office of Finance
Paul Edwards, Executive Director for Finance
Nicole Collins, Financial Services Specialistg
VACANT, Senior Financial Analyst
Denise Davis, Controller
Trinika Lewis-Wilson, Procurement Manager
Melissa Mahoney, Acting Financial Reporting & Compliance Manager
Deborah Walker, Accounts Receivable/Cashiering
Becky Toombs, Accounts Receivable/Cashiering
Candi Pearson, Accounts Payable Manager
Corey Young, Accounts Payable Specialist

Office of Human Resources
Takeya McLaurin, Director of Human Resources/Deputy Title IX Coordinator
VACANT, Compliance & Policy Manager
Alice Jabbour, Human Resources Specialist
Eva Reaves, Human Resources Analyst
VACANT, Human Resources Training Specialist

Office of Property Management
Eric Kondzielawa, Director of Operations & Capital Assets
Barbara Pride, Administrative Assistant
William Wamsley, Landscape Supervisor
Preston Bousman, Business Manager
Dennis Wray, Grounds Lead Worker
Jason Collins, Maintenance Supervisor
Dustin Brewer, Maintenance Crew Member
Stephen Jenkins, Electrician
John Fraser, Electrician
Michael King, Electrican
Lorenzo Barlow, Acting Custodial Supervisor
Rosa Kanga, Custodian
Diane Prince, Custodian

Office of Campus Security, Safety, & Emergency Management
Jeffrey S. Brown, Chief of Police, Director of Campus Security, Safety, & Emergency Management
Thomas Travis, Deputy Chief of Police
Steven Nalepka, Police Officer
Robert Wilson, Police Officer
Alefunzo Uzzle, Police Seargeant
Justin Wargoscak, Police Officer
Karon Winston, Police Officer
Mark Williams, Police Officer
Chris Lester, Police Officer
Derek Pattison, Police Officer
Ruthann Reynolds, Dispatcher & Police Assistant
Kenny Williams, Dispatcher
Jennifer Holt, Police Records Manager

Office of Communications & Government Relations
Joanne Williams, Director of Communications
Robin J. Deutsch, Associate Director of Communications


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Full-Time Faculty

(Date indicates year of appointment)


Tiffany R. Birdsong (2015) Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.S., Manhattan College; M.A., PsyD., La Salle University.

Celia Brockway (2014) Assistant Professor of Music. B.A., Marietta College; M.A., University of Iowa.

Laura Camp (2013) Instructor and Lab Coordinator.  B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; additional graduate study, Montana State University.

Michelle Delano (1999) Professor of Art. B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.F.A., Temple University; additional graduate study, The College of William & Mary.

Eric D. Earnhardt (2016) Assistant Professor of English. B.A., Geneva College; M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

Rachel Finney (2000) Professor of Spanish. B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A., University of Arkansas-Fayetteville; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Daniel P. Franke (2016) Assistant Professor of History. B.A., Lower Columbia College; B.A., Rice University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Mary K. Gurnick (2002) Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.A., Marist College; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Alice Henton (2017) Assistant Professor of English. B.A., University of California, Davis; M.A., Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles.

Shawn E. Holt (2014) Professor of Biology. B.A., Colorado College; Ph.D. Texas A & M.

Dannie Hudson (2010) Associate Professor of Mathematics. B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, Mathematical Sciences; M.T., Secondary Education, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Lauran M. Johnson (2009) Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.A., East Carolina University (1982- 1986); M.S. Virginia State University (1999-2002); Ed.S, University of Virginia.

Mike Lehman (2010) Associate Professor of Business. B.A., Holy Cross College, Worcester, M.A.; M.S. The College of William & Mary (1978); additional graduate study, Virginia Commonwealth University and University of Richmond.

David E. Majewski (1989) Professor of Speech and Theatre. B.S., The Defiance College; M.A., University of Akron; M.F.A., Wayne State University; additional graduate study, Wayne State University.

David S. McCarthy (2015) Assistant Professor of History. A.B., Dartmouth College, M.A., Ph.D., The College of William & Mary.

Jill Mitten (2008) Associate Professor of Communication, English and Theatre. A.S., Richard Bland College, B.F.A. Theatre, Longwood University, M.A. Theatre, Ohio University.

Barbara M. Morgan (2007) Professor of Psychology. B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.Ed., Ed.S., Ph.D. Counselor Education, The College of William & Mary.

David L. Morgan (2016) Associate Professor of Physics and Mathematics. B.A, Towson University; M.S., Ph.D., The College of William & Mary.

Jennifer D. Morrison (2015), Assistant Professor of Psychology and Sociology. B.A., M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ph.D., Grand Canyon University.

Kevin J. Peters (2009), Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Alabama at Birmingham; M.S., Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Linda Fischer Pittman (1989) Professor of Geography and Religion. B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.A., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; additional graduate study, University of Chicago, Friedrich Wilhelm University (Bonn), University of Lyon, France.

Jason Pode (2017), Assistant Professor of Mathematics. B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.A., Central Michigan University.

LeJeanna M. Raymond (2007) Associate Professor of English. B.S., Presbyterian College; M.Ed., Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond; M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Elizabeth D. Rescher (2000) Professor of English. B.A., University of Rochester; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Toronto; additional graduate study,  University of Pennsylvania, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Maryland.

Timothy Rohrbach (2017) Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Matthew J. Smith (2014) Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.S., North Carolina State University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Vanessa Stout (2016) Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., M.A., University of California, Riverside; M.A., Ph.D., Trinity College, Dublin.

Debbie L. Sydow (2012) President, B.A., University of Virginia’s College at Wise; M.A. Marquette University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Alexandra Youmans (2001) Associate Professor of English. A.B., Guilford College, M.A., The College of William & Mary; additional graduate study, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Daniel Zelinski (2000) Professor of Philosophy and Religion. B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Irvine.

Adam Zucconi (2016) Assistant Professor of History. B.A, Bridgewater College; M.A., Clemson University; Ph.D., West Virginia University.

Faculty/Staff – Emeriti

Robert E. Antrim (1976) Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus. B.S., Delaware; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Gracie M. Bailey (1974) Associate of Professor of Business, Emerita. B.S., M.Ed., Virginia State University; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

John L. Blair (1964) Professor of History. B.A., American International College; Deutsches Zertifikat, Universitaet des Saarlandes; M.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A.T., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Certificate, Cambridge University; Ph.D., University of Chicago.

LeAnn Binger (1980) Professor of Psychology. A.A., Richard Bland College; B.A., West-Hampton College of University of Richmond; M.S., Virginia State University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Higher Education, Ed.D., The College of William & Mary.

Susan G. Brown (1968) Associate Professor of Art, Emerita. B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Virginia R. Cherry (1992) Director of the Library. B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.Ln., Emory University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Patricia B. Crocker (2006) Assistant Professor of Mathematics. B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.S., Mathematics, Virginia Commonwealth University; M.Ed., Northern Illinois University.

Williabel Davis (1974) Associate Professor of English. B.A., M.A., Virginia State University; additional graduate study, University of Virginia.

Martha Day (1970) Professor of English and French, Emerita. B.S., Springfield College; MA., University of North Carolina; Diploma of French Language and Literature, University of Aix-Marseilles; Fulbright Certificate, University of Tubingen; M.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Mark L. Fidelman (1989) Professor of Physics. B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Esther Floyd (1998) Associate Professor of English. A.A., Richard Bland College; B.A., Glassboro State College; M.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; additional graduate study, University of North Carolina-Greensboro.

William D. Henderson (1963) Professor of History, Emeritus. B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.S., Radford University; M.A., State University of New York at Albany.

Roland A. Havis (1989) Professor of Psychology and Sociology, Emeritus. B.S., University of Arkansas; M.S., Pittsburgh State University; additional graduate study, Texas Southern University, Arkansas State University, Northeast Louisiana University, University of Missouri, Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Eike Hueter (1971) Associate Professor and Librarian, Emeritus, B.A., M.A., University of Alabama; M.S.L.S., Louisiana State University.

Jeremy D. Jordan (1986) Associate Professor of Mathematics. Emeritus, B.A., University of Florida; M.Ed., Ed.S., University of Georgia.

Linda Eanes Jefferson (1989) Associate Professor of English. B.A., M.A., Longwood College; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Additional graduate study, Virginia Commonwealth University, Northeastern University.

Timothy J. Evans (1979) Professor of English. B.A., University of Richmond; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Cornelis Laban (1969) Professor of Biology, Emeritus. B.S., M.A., Western Michigan University; M.Ed., Adult Education, Virginia Commonwealth University; Advanced Certificate in Higher Educational Administration, The College of William & Mary; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Vernon R. Lindquist (2004) Provost and Dean of Faculty and Professor of English, Emeritus, B.S., M.A., M.S. L.S., University of Maine; Ph.D. University of New Brunswick (Canada).

Steven E. Martin (1979) Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science. B.S., Arizona State University; M.S., Physics, University of Arizona; M.S., Mathematics, University of Arizona; M.S., Computer Science, Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

James B. McNeer (1968) President of the College and Professor of History and Government. B.A., Emory and Henry College; M.A., West Virginia University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Educational Administration, Ed.D., The College of William & Mary.

Thomas H. Milton (1973) Associate Professor of Biology. , Emeritus, B.A., Marshall University; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Higher Education, The College of William & Mary.

Franklyn C. Morgan (1985) Professor of Sociology/Criminology. A.B., The College of William & Mary; M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University.

Patsy N. Newman (1966) Associate Professor of Mathematics, Emerita. B.S., James Madison University; M.S., University of South Carolina.

Billie E. Nichols (1969) Professor of Business and Computer Science, Emerita.B.S., University of North Carolina; M.Ed., Virginia State University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies, Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Barbara Peroe (1967) Associate Professor of Accounting, Emerita. B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University, Certified Public Accountant.

James Perry, Jr. (1967) Associate Professor of Marketing, Emeritus. B.S., Old Dominion University; M.S., M.Ed., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Charlotte H. Rhodes (1967) Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education, Emerita.
B.A., Lynchburg College; M.Ed., Virginia State University; additional graduate study, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Katharine Snavely (1996) Associate Professor of Computer Science., Emerita, B.A., Columbia College, South Carolina; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Carole E. Summerville (1980) Associate Professor of Mathematics. Emerita, B.S., Clarion State College; M.S., Syracuse University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Higher Education, The College of William & Mary.

John T. Thios (1966) Associate Professor of Psychology, Emeritus. B.A., University of Charleston; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Higher Education, The College of William & Mary.

Leslie Thysell (2006) Associate Professor of Accounting. B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.B.A., Florida Institute of Technology; Ed. Sp., The College of William & Mary.

Elizabeth Weiland (1972) Associate Professor of Biology, Emerita. A.B., Randolph-Macon Women’s College; M.A., University of Virginia; Ed.S., Lynchburg College.

Lee Woodruff (1972) Professor of Biology. M.T., Southern Academy of Clinical Technology; B.S., M.S., Austin Peay State University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Higher Education, Ed.D., The College of William & Mary.

College Catalog 2018 – 2019

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