Current Higher Education Leadership Graduates

Listed below are the current graduates in the Doctor of Philosophy in education leadership program in the Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology at Western Michigan University.

 Charmayne Mulligan, Department Chair, Davenport University

 Rebecca Brinks, Education and Child Development Program Director, Grand Rapids Community College

 Steven Worst, Retired, Consultant

 Kathleen Poindexter, Assistant Dean Undergraduate Programs, Michigan State University, College of Nursing

 

  Betty Dennis, Faculty Specialist II, Western Michigan University

 Pete Muir, Dean of Accreditation and Curriculum, Cornerstone University

 Jacob Arndt, Faculty/KVCCFA Grievance Officer, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

 Cecil Queen, Professor, Ferris State University

 

  Russell Leonard, Professor, Ferris State University

  Azala Alghamdi, Assistant Professor of Higher Ed Leadership, Albaha University

 Kristi Robinia, Associate Dean/Director of Nursing, Northern Michigan University

 Susan Mendoza, Founding Director, Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship, Grand Valley State University

 Susie Nagel-Bennett, Associate Vice President/Dean of Students, Western Michigan University

          Vunsin Doubblestein, Mentoring for Success Program, Western Michigan University

 Constance Schwass, Professor of Accounting, West Shore Community College

  Brian Cole, Program Director and Associate Professor, Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership Program, Abilene Christian University

 Jason Werkema, Professor and Dean, School of Music, Worship and Technology, Grace Christian University

 Kay Keck, Vice President, Student and Community Services, Kellogg Community College

 Gary Versalle, Adjunct Faculty, Western Michigan University and Southern New Hampshire University

  Maria Anderson, CEO, Coursetune, Inc./Faculty, Muskegon Community College

LaShonda Anthony

 

LaShonda Anthony, Assistant Director for Community Standards, George Mason

 

Jacob Arndt

 

 

Jacob Arndt, Faculty, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

 

Lisa J. Augustyniak

 

Lisa J. Augustyniak, Faculty, Lake Michigan College

 

Paul Ballard

 

 

 

Paul J. Ballard, Executive Director of Student Affairs, Davenport University

 

Mark A. Bergstrom

 

 

Mark A. Bergstrom, Project Manager, Port of Ludington Maritime Museum and Manistee County Commissioner

 

Jerry Bergsma

 

 

Jerry Bergsma, Professor, Calvin College

 

Patrick Bishop

 

Patrick Bishop, Program Champion and Professor of PR and Marketing, Ferris State University

 

Lianne Briggs

 

Lianne Briggs, Professor of Hospitality Management, College of Business, Ferris State University

 

Rebecca BrinksRebecca Brinks, Education Program Director, Grand Rapids Community College

 

DeAnna R. Burt

 

DeAnna R. Burt, Vice President for Academics/Chief Academic Officer, Baker College of Muskegon

 

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Erika Carr, Associate Director, Division of Multicultural Affairs, Western Michigan University

 

Sharon ColleySharon Colley, Assistant Professor/BSN Program Coordinator, Ferris State University, School of Nursing

 

Suzette Compton

 

Suzette Compton, Senior Customer Relationship Manager, Ellucian

 

Brian Cole

 

Brian Cole, Dean of Students, Rochester College

 

Denise DedmanDenise Dedman,  Assistant Professor, University of Michigan-Flint

 

Daryl J. DelabbioDaryl J. Delabbio, County Administrator/Controller, Kent County, Michigan

 

Betty D. Dennis

 

Betty D. Dennis, Associate Dean, Extended University Programs, Western Michigan University

 

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Kristen Dewitt, Assistant Professor/Co-facilitator, Professional Development School, Penn State University

 

Darla England

 

Darla England, Assistant Professor of Special Education, Learning Disabilities Program Director and Student Teacher Placement Director, Cornerstone University

 

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Nancy Foster, Chief Academic Officer, Baker College of Cadillac

 

Dale Gadd

 

 

Dale Gadd, Director of Adult Studies, Bethel College-Indiana

 

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Jessie Grant, Dean of Students, University of Alaska, Southeast

 

Ashley Green

 

Ashley Green, Director of Scholarships and Fellowships, Honors College, Michigan State University

 

Maria Andersen

 

Maria Halverhals Andersen, Director of Learning and Research

 

Dana Hebreard

 

Dana Hebreard, Associate Director of Academic Advising, Calvin College

 

Julie Higbie

 

Julie Higbie, Professor, Northern Michigan University

 

Warren Hills


Warren Hills, Associate Vice President, Human Resources, Western Michigan University

 

Mary Holmes


Mary Holmes, E-Learning Administrator, Ferris State University

 

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Kay Keck, Vice President for Student Services, Kellogg Community College

 

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Marlene Kowalski-Braun, Assistant Vice Provost for Student Affairs, Grand Valley State University

 

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Russell Leonard, Associate Professor, Ferris State University

 

Anne Lundquist

 

 

Anne Lundquist, Doctoral Associate, Student Affairs, Western Michigan University

 

Jennifer L. McCaul

 

Jennifer L. McCaul, Director, College of Community and Public Service Undergraduate Advising Center, Grand Valley State University

 

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Becky McNamara, Graduate, Western Michigan University

 

 

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Susan Mendoza, Director of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship, Grand Valley State University

 

Scott Michel

 

 

Scott Michel, Program Director, AT Education, Albion College

 

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Joshua Merchant, Vice Presicent for Advancement, Albion College

 

 

Pete Muir

 

Pete Muir, Interim Chair of Communications and Media Studies, Cornerstone University

 

Kerisa Myers


Kerisa Myers, Teacher Education Division Chair, Cornerstone University

 

Suzie Nagel-BennettSuzie Nagel-Bennett, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Western Michigan University

 

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Ryan Nausieda, Career Services Coordinator, Davenport University

 

Marc Nelesen

 

 

Marc Nelesen, Minister and Adjunct Professor, Calvin Seminary, Georgetown CRC

 

PlaceholderRandy Ott, Director, Center for Academic Success Programs, Western Michigan University

 

Ceceilia Parnther

 

 

 

Ceceilia Parnther

 

Sharon Peterson


Sharon Peterson, Faculty Specialist II, Western Michigan University

 

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Kimberly Pilieci, Dean of Development Education and General Education, Baker College of Muskegon

 

Cecil Queen

 

 

Cecil Queen, Associate Professor, Ferris State University

 

Sharon Seabrook Russell

 

 

Sharon Seabrook Russell, Director, Professional Development and Lifelong Learning, WMU Extended University Programs

 

Constance Schwass

 


Constance Schwass, Professor of Accounting, West Shore Community College

 

John Severson

 

 

John Severson, Superintendent, Harper Creek Community Schools

 

Jon Shaffer

 

Jon Shaffer, Director of Housing and Residence Life, Ferris State University

 

Stephen SnyderStephen J. Snyder, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, Davenport College

James Swanson

 

 

 

 

James Swanson, Vice President Academic Services and Student Affairs, Grace College

Deborah Thalner


Deborah Thalner, Executive Director, Online Learning, Ferris State University

 

Ewa Urban

 

Ewa Urban, Associate Director for Assessment and Technology, Career and Student Employment Services, Western Michigan University

 

 

Gregory Vander Kooi, Professor, Ferris State University

 

Jason Werkema

 

Jason Werkema, Professor of Music, Department Chair, Worship Arts, Grace Bible College

 

 

Amy WojciechowskiAmy Wojciechowski, Chair/Professor, Business Division, West Shore Community College

 

 

 

Kelsey Woodard

 

Kelsey Woodard, Assessment Grant-Research Assistant, Office of Field Placement, Western Michigan University

 

Carl Wozniak

 

Carl Wozniak, Assistant Professor, School of Education, Northern Michigan University

 

 

Rick ZomerRick Zomer, Director of Pre-College Programs and Visits, Calvin College