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  • Rachel Dacus
    • Name: Rachel Dacus
    • Title: Rad Tech Clin Coor/Faculty
    • Department: Radiology Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3497

    Bio: Rachel serves Jefferson College as the Clinical Coordinator for the Radiologic Technology Program. She holds her Master`s of Business Degree from Missouri Baptist University. She obtained her Bachelor`s of Science from Drury University in Springfield Missouri, where she also completed her Associate`s Degree in Radiologic Technology. Rachel graduated from Rolla Technical Center`s Radiologic Technology Program in 1999, She has worked in her field for over 20 years in many modalities including general radiography, CT Scan, Mammography, Fluoroscopy and pain control, QA/QC and Teleradiology/PACS. She has completed multiple registries in her field and as served as a clinical instructor for other radiology programs. She is a member of the Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists.

  • Jeffrey Dake
    • Name: Jeffrey Dake
    • Title: Temp-Custodial
    • Department: Custodial
  • Jeffrey Dalton
    • Name: Jeffrey Dalton
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Radiology Technology
  • Donald Dankel
    • Name: Donald Dankel
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Mathematics

    Bio: Mathematics

  • Patricia Darby
    • Name: Patricia Darby
    • Title: PT - Help Desk Asst
    • Department: Online Learning
    • Phone: 636-481-3234 OPT 2
  • John Darmody
    • Name: John Darmody
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Chemistry
  • Shirley Davenport
    • Name: Shirley Davenport
    • Title: Temp-Enrollment Services
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3333


  • Robert DeBoo
    • Name: Robert DeBoo
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Music

    Bio: Bob DeBoo is originally from Fort Worth, Texas. He began his formal studies at the University of North Texas, where he studied with Lynn Seaton and Craig Butterfield and then completed his studies at the New School in Manhatten with Ben Street, Michael Moore, Dennis Irwin, Cameron Browne, and Johannes Weidenmuller. He played professionally in New York for a period and then came to St. Louis in 2006. Mr. DeBoo has been incredibly active in the Jazz scene, playing with every major artist in the area. In Saint Louis he has worked often with Willie Akins, Freddie Washington, Denise Thymes, Ptah Williams, Erin Bode, Dave Stone, Adam Maness, Peter Schlamb, and Montez Coleman. A regular fixture at Jazz at the Bistro, he has been involved with many great musicians as they travel through the area - Terrell Stafford, Bruce Barth, Keyon Harrold, Adam Larson, Allison Miller, Peter Martin, Matt Wilson, Emmanuel Harrold, Houston Person, Johnny O`Neal, Chad Lefkowitz-Brown, Geoff Keezer, among many more. Bob is also active in leading his own groups - including performances at LouFest, Chesterfield Jazz Festival, and at Jazz at the Bistro. He is also known for hosting a long-running Jazz jam session at the Kranzberg Arts Center in Grand Center.

    Very involved in Jazz education as well Bob has taught for years with Jazz St. Louis` "JazzU" program, with Jazz at Lincoln Center`s Jazz for Young People program, Peter Martin`s Open Studio Network, and is an adjunct bass professor at Missouri State University and Jefferson College. He has also taught private lessons to many young bassists over the years and keeps a full roster of students.

  • Jennifer DeBourge
    • Name: Jennifer DeBourge
    • Title: OTA Fieldwork Cord/Asst Prof
    • Department: Occupational Therapy Assistant
    • Phone: 636-481-3427

    Bio: Jenny graduated from Washington University School of Medicine Program in Occupational Therapy in December of 2007 with a Masters of Science. Since then she has worked in Illinois, Missouri, Texas, North Carolina, and Alabama. Jenny has worked in many settings ranging from Hospital, Skilled Nursing Facility, Outpatient Pediatrics, Hippo-therapy, Aquatic Therapy, School-based, and Early Intervention. Jenny has a husband and 2 children who keep her busy outside of work. Jenny enjoys spending her summer weekends at Rend Lake and reading many Novels. Jenny also loves ALL superhero movies and the Chicago Cubs.

  • Mary DeClue
    • Name: Mary DeClue
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Psychology

    Bio: Mary DeClue has a Bachelor`s degree in Social Work from Marquette University and a Master of Social Work degree from Washington University. She has worked in direct social work practice in the health care field providing patient counseling, education, crisis management and case management. She has also been a member of a research team involved in increasing quality of life in individuals with chronic illness through fitness and exercise. She has worked with individuals, groups, and families. Her areas of professional interest include health care, families, and gerontology. She has been employed as an adjunct instructor for Jefferson College since 2011.

  • Susan DeClue

    Bio: English adjunct instructor

  • Christopher DeGeare
    • Name: Christopher DeGeare
    • Title: Dean of Instruction
    • Department: Office Of Dean Of Instruction
    • Phone: 636-481-3467
  • Justin Dean
    • Name: Justin Dean
    • Title: Bldg Serv Tech III
    • Department: Custodial
  • Timothy Denney
    • Name: Timothy Denney
    • Title: Instructor-Applied Math-ATS
    • Department: Applied Mathematics (Ats)
    • Phone: 636-481-3473
  • Bob Deutschman
    • Name: Bob Deutschman
    • Title: Director of Athletics
    • Department: General Athletics
    • Phone: 636-481-3386
  • Mike Dickerson
    • Name: Mike Dickerson
    • Title: Continuing Ed Instructor
    • Department: Continuing Education
  • Christine Dillender
    • Name: Christine Dillender
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Mathematics
  • James Dixon
    • Name: James Dixon
    • Title: Sr. Info Technology Tech
    • Department: Information Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3184
  • Sally Dodge
    • Name: Sally Dodge
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Mathematics

    Bio: Mathematics adjunct instructor

  • Tanalyn Dollar
    • Name: Tanalyn Dollar
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Business Management
  • Katherine Donahue
    • Name: Katherine Donahue
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Heating Refrig & A/C Technology
  • Ellen Dorsey
    • Name: Ellen Dorsey
    • Title: Adjunct Instructor
    • Department: College Studies
  • Teresa Dorshorst
    • Name: Teresa Dorshorst
    • Title: Continuing Ed Instructor
    • Department: Continuing Education
  • Cynthia Draper
    • Name: Cynthia Draper
    • Title: Accounting Manager
    • Department: Business Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3125
  • Kaysie Dudley
    • Name: Kaysie Dudley
    • Title: Enrollment Services Specialist
    • Department: Admissions
    • Phone: 636-481-3237
  • Paul Dueren
    • Name: Paul Dueren
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Sociology

    Bio: Paul Dueren received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Social Work from the University of Missouri at Columbia, graduating with a Master`s in Social Work in 1977. Paul has been teaching as an adjunct instructor at several different colleges and universities in the St. Louis area since 1979. He has been teaching at Jefferson College since 2010. Prior to his retirement, Paul spent over twenty-seven (27) years working with delinquent youth in a residential treatment facility and retired from full time employment with the St. Louis County government.

  • Thomas Duggan
    • Name: Thomas Duggan
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Political Science
  • Wayne Dunagan
    • Name: Wayne Dunagan
    • Title: PT Testing Supervisor - JCA
    • Department: Testing Center
  • Mary Dunham
  • Brian Dunst
    • Name: Brian Dunst
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Philosophy
    • Phone: 636-481-3325

    Bio: Brian Dunst earned his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL.

  • Laura Dwyer
    • Name: Laura Dwyer
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Music

    Bio: Laura Dwyer is currently Flute/Piccolo with the Santa Fe Symphony, Winter Opera St. Louis, IRIS Orchestra and the Colorado Music Festival Orchestra. She is a regular performer with the Palm Beach Opera, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, and the Opera Theatre of St. Louis. She was Principal Flute of the Sarasota Opera for many years prior to leaving the position to teach flute at Jacksonville University and the University of North Florida. Laura was recently a featured soloist on Washington University`s Great Artist Series as well as the St. Louis Symphony`s Community Programs Series.

    While in Florida, Laura was also the Executive Director of the First Coast Community Music School where she helped found the Artistry Program and co-created Music My Size, which focused on Yoga and Eurhythmics to foster music readiness in the young child. Deeply passionate about how music and yoga can impact young lives, Laura taught yoga to young women suffering from addiction in Florida and currently teaches Flute and Mindfulness to underserved young musicians through the HEAL Center for the Arts. Laura joined the Faculty of Maryville University in 2017 where she teaches both Flute and Instrumental Ensemble. This fall, she will also join the faculty at McKendree University where she will be the flute instructor. A nationally recognized yoga instructor, Laura teaches classes for musicians geared toward creating increased technical and expressive freedom through body and breath awareness. Her classes also focus on healing overuse injury through awareness and present tools to manage the stress of performance. Laura taught Yoga for the Performing Artist at both the University of North Florida and Jacksonville University to both Jazz and Classical musicians, as well as dancers.

    She has also taught yoga for Amy Porter`s Anatomy of Sound, Keith Underwood`s Ghost Ranch Flute Classes, Trevor Wye`s Summer Master classes, and the National Flute Association Conventions.

  • Jane Dycus
    • Name: Jane Dycus
    • Title: Adjunct-contracted
    • Department: Psychology
  • Ryan Dye
    • Name: Ryan Dye
    • Title: Temp-Maintenance
    • Department: Maintenance

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