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A directory of phone extensions for each department within the college

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  • Nicole Aden
    • Name: Nicole Aden
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Early Childhood Ed (ATS)
    • Phone: 636-481-3462
    • Office: ATS 236

    Bio: Nicole Aden, M.Ed., is a 20+ year veteran educator with a variety of experiences & expertise. She has served as a classroom teacher in public & parochial schools. At Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Nicole taught for the Department of Curriculum & Instruction in the Teacher Education Program for Early Childhood Educators. Other experiences in the field include Early Childhood Special Education Instructor at Tri-County Special Education in Murphysboro, IL, Instructor & Disabilities Specialist at SIUC Head Start, & QMHP Youth Counselor at Family Counseling Services in Vienna, IL. Nicole served as director at Anna Heights Early Learning Center, where she is also credited for the planning & start up work prior to opening the center. During her Master of Science degree program, Nicole`s thesis, The Wonders and Blunders of Word Walls in Early Childhood Education, was accepted for publishing by the Journal of Early Childhood & Family Review. An additional experience in the field of education in which Nicole participated was a Group Study Exchange sponsored by Rotary International, where she studied various public and private schools in the Eastern Anglia area of England, as well as Cambridge University. This experience was an incredible opportunity to learn about educational settings & procedures throughout the world. In her current role at Jefferson College Area Technical School, Nicole teaches courses in the Field of Early Childhood Education. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, pets, and the great outdoors. Certifications: Early Childhood Education, Birth to 3; Elementary Education, 1-6; Mild to Moderate Cross Cat. Special Education, K-12; Family & Consumer Sciences, K-12; Language Arts, 5-9

  • Luke Adler
    • Name: Luke Adler
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Sarah Akridge
    • Name: Sarah Akridge
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Nursing
    • Phone: 636-481-3415
    • Office: CTE 137A

    Bio: Mrs. Akridge entered the healthcare field after attending Certified Nurses Aide classes at Jefferson College in 2006. Since then, she has obtained her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from St. Louis University (2011) and Masters in Nursing Education from Walden University (2019). Mrs. Akridge worked in acute care for over 10 years as well as hospice. She has been certified in medical surgical nursing, and has also participated in many leadership roles and research studies. She joined the Jefferson College Bi-Level Nursing team in the spring of 2017 as a clinical instructor, teaching medical-surgical clinical rotations, before accepting a full-time faculty position in the fall of 2017. Mrs. Akridge is excited to share her clinical reasoning, knowledge, and leadership with the nursing students of Jefferson College.

  • Brian Alderson
    • Name: Brian Alderson
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
  • Eric Allen
    • Name: Eric Allen
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Timothy Allen
    • Name: Timothy Allen
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Matthew Anderson
    • Name: Matthew Anderson
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Maryanne Angliongto
    • Name: Maryanne Angliongto
    • Title: Associate Dean - Math, Physics, & Technology
    • Department: Off Assoc Dean Math, Physics & Tech
    • Phone: 636-481-3318
    • Office: TC 203A

    Bio: Maryanne Angliongto has been a full-time instructor at Jefferson College since the fall of 2007. She earned her A.A.S. from ITT Technical Institute in Electronics Engineering Technology, her B.S./B.A. from UCLA in Astrophysics and Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations, and her M.S. from California State University, Los Angeles, in Physics, with her thesis research on asteroid photometry. Ms. Angliongto has worked in electronics production at the UCLA Infrared Instrumentation Laboratory, which has built instrumentation for the Keck Telescope in Hawaii. She enjoys hiking, camping, traveling, reading, astronomy, live concerts, and learning new subjects.

  • Christina Ashlock
  • Jared AuBuchon
    • Name: Jared AuBuchon
    • Title: Admissions Specialist
    • Department: Admissions
    • Phone: 636-481-3226
  • Vivian Aubuchon
    • Name: Vivian Aubuchon
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Biological Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3402
    • Office: ASI 202

    Bio: Assistant Professor of Biology.

  • Christopher Auchly
    • Name: Christopher Auchly
    • Title: Temp-Drama
    • Department: Theatre Instruction
  • Amy Bach
    • Name: Amy Bach
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Lynn Badalamenti
  • Simon Bade
    • Name: Simon Bade
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Biological Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3248
  • Ashley Baird
    • Name: Ashley Baird
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Nathan Baird
    • Name: Nathan Baird
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Mary Baricevic
    • Name: Mary Baricevic
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Business Management
    • Phone: 636-481-3311
    • Office: ASI 205B

    Bio: Mary Baricevic earned her B.S., B.A., M.P.A., and Ph.D. at Saint Louis University. Dr. Baricevic has almost fourteen years of professional accounting experience in the financial services industry and is a Certified Public Accountant.

  • Jessica Bartlett
    • Name: Jessica Bartlett
    • Title: Admissions Representative
    • Department: Admissions
  • Angi Bassin
    • Name: Angi Bassin
    • Title: Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Viking Woods Housing
    • Phone: 636-481-3294
  • Richard Beattie
    • Name: Richard Beattie
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Kimberly Bennett
  • Tim Bennett
    • Name: Tim Bennett
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Danny Bequette
    • Name: Danny Bequette
    • Title: Academic Advisor - PT
    • Department: Enrollment Services
  • Tanya Bergner
    • Name: Tanya Bergner
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Bradley Berrey
    • Name: Bradley Berrey
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Automotive Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3418
    • Office: CTE 107

    Bio: Bradley Berrey received his associate`s and bachelor`s degrees from Ranken Technical Institute in Automotive Maintenance Technology and Applied Business Management, respectfully. Prior to assuming the position of Automotive Instructor at Jefferson College, he worked in the field for 20 years in a variety of positions ranging from line tech at two different dealerships where he earned platinum level certifications in both Honda and Daimler Chrysler, to owner operator of his own repair facility for seven years, which he had to close due to a military deployment to Afghanistan. He also has earned his ASE Mastertech, L1 and X1 certifications. Bradley has been with Jefferson College since August 2016.

  • Beau Besancenez
    • Name: Beau Besancenez
    • Title: Campus Police Supervisor
    • Department: Campus Police
    • Phone: 636-481-3503
  • Sean Birke
    • Name: Sean Birke
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Chemistry
    • Phone: 636-481-3330
    • Office: ASI 223

    Bio: Mr. Birke graduated in 1988 from Occidental College in Los Angeles with an B.A. in Chemistry and a research emphasis in Biochemistry in which he determined the kinetic mechanism for human erythrocyte Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. Over the next two years Mr. Birke pursued a M.S. degree in Organic Chemistry under the direction of Bob McMahon, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The focus of his research was organic non-linear optic materials. From Wisconsin, Mr. Birke moved to the University of Missouri at Columbia from 1990 to 2000. There, under the direction of Dave Emerich, he studied the genetic regulation of the malate dehydrogenase gene from Bradyrhizobium japonicum and its supporting role in nitrogen fixation. He is currently A.B.D. Mr. Birke was recently nominated to Who`s Who in American higher education. Some of his hobbies and other interests include: hiking, canoeing, reading and cooking.

  • Charles Blanton
    • Name: Charles Blanton
    • Title: Temp-Biological Science
    • Department: Biological Science
  • Shelby Blum
    • Name: Shelby Blum
    • Title: Temp-Theatre
    • Department: Theatre Operations
    • Phone: 636-481-3546
  • Tiffany Bocos
    • Name: Tiffany Bocos
    • Title: PT-AEL Instructor
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Timothy Boehme
    • Name: Timothy Boehme
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3334
    • Office: ASI 232

    Bio: Tim Boehme holds a Master of Arts degree in English from Southeast Missouri State University and a Doctorate in English from Southern Illinois University - Carbondale.

  • Kristine Bogue
    • Name: Kristine Bogue
    • Title: Director of Student Compliance / Deputy Title IX Coordinator
    • Department: Behav Conduct Title 9
    • Phone: 636-481-3258
  • Debbie Bonham
    • Name: Debbie Bonham
    • Title: Temp - Business Office
    • Department: Business Office
  • Kenneth Boning
    • Name: Kenneth Boning
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Teacher Education
    • Phone: 636-481-3344
    • Office: ASII 404

    Bio: Dr. Ken Boning joined the Teacher Education faculty in 2006. He earned his Bachelor`s and Master`s Degrees from Truman State University and his Ph.D. from Saint Louis University. Dr. Boning taught high school for nearly a decade and holds certificates in secondary teaching and principalship.

  • Erin Bova
    • Name: Erin Bova
    • Title: Marketing Project Manager
    • Department: Public Relations
    • Phone: 636-481-3103
  • David Brading
    • Name: David Brading
    • Title: Sr. Maintenance Technician - PT
    • Department: Human Resources
  • Robert Brazzle
    • Name: Robert Brazzle
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Engineering
    • Phone: 636-481-3305
    • Office: ASI 219
  • Mary Brennan
  • Brock Bridges
    • Name: Brock Bridges
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Nathan Bright
    • Name: Nathan Bright
    • Title: Director of Student Support Services
    • Department: Student Support Services (Trio)
    • Phone: 636-481-3282
  • Sarah Bright
    • Name: Sarah Bright
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3259
  • Lucia Brodribb
    • Name: Lucia Brodribb
    • Title: Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Accessibility Resource Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3158
  • Katherine Brothers
    • Name: Katherine Brothers
    • Title: AEL Instructor - PT
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Joe Brown
    • Name: Joe Brown
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
  • Tommy Browne
    • Name: Tommy Browne
    • Title: Print Shop & Mailroom Associate
    • Department: Central Office
  • Leslie Buck
    • Name: Leslie Buck
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Psychology
    • Phone: 636-481-3308
    • Office: ASI 225

    Bio: Leslie Buck earned a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychology from Southeast Missouri State University and a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Community Counseling from the University of Oklahoma. She completed most of the requirements for her Doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Oklahoma-Norman, except the dissertation. Prior to joining the Jefferson College Psychology department in 2007, Professor Buck was an instructor at McKendree University in the Masters in Counseling program. She has also taught undergraduates about career and life planning at the University of Oklahoma. In addition, Professor Buck has worked in a variety of applied psychology settings, including community and hospital-based centers, providing psychological treatment to both children and adults. She has supervised the training of Masters-level counseling students. Her most recent applied position was in the United States Air Force at a military medical treatment facility.

  • Matthew Bunch
    • Name: Matthew Bunch
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Project Lead the Way
    • Phone: 636-481-3489
  • Mark Byington
    • Name: Mark Byington
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Criminal Justice
    • Phone: 636-481-3373
    • Office: TC 315D

    Bio: Mark Byington earned his A.A. degrees from Mineral Area College. He went on to earn his B.S. degree from Southeast Missouri State University and his M.P.A. degree from City University in Bellevue Washington. He served as a police officer with the Dallas Police Department and with the Mineral Area College Department of Public Safety. He is the former director of the Mineral Area College Law Enforcement Academy and the Missouri Police Corps under the direction of the Office of Justice Programs. He is also a two term POST (Peace Officer Standards and Training) Commissioner and served as training advisor and consultant to the Baltimore Police Commissioner and the City of Baltimore from 2007-2011. He currently serves as Law Enforcement advisor to the Center for Research on Institutions and Social Policy (CRISP).

  • Amy Call
    • Name: Amy Call
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3320
    • Office: ASI 239I
  • Joseph Candela
    • Name: Joseph Candela
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Welding (College Credit)
    • Phone: 636-481-3480
    • Office: CTE 145A
  • Brooke Cardona
    • Name: Brooke Cardona
    • Title: Temp-Nursing
    • Department: Teacher Education
  • Macy Casey
  • Michael Cavaness
    • Name: Michael Cavaness
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Erica Chandler
    • Name: Erica Chandler
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
    • Phone: 636-481-3450
    • Office: ATS Main

    Bio: Erica Chandler earned a Bachelor of Science in Education (BS Ed) from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Her background includes working with first-grade students in St. Louis Public Schools, and teaching COL 101 at Jefferson College.

  • Lisa Chavarria
  • Natalie Christensen
    • Name: Natalie Christensen
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Steven Clark
    • Name: Steven Clark
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Taylor Cobbel
    • Name: Taylor Cobbel
    • Title: Adjunct-PTA
    • Department: Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Jarrod Coder
    • Name: Jarrod Coder
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Lori Collins
    • Name: Lori Collins
    • Title: Testing Specialist
    • Department: Testing Center
  • Michelle Conway
    • Name: Michelle Conway
    • Title: Retention Specialist - PT
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3225
  • Tony Cook
    • Name: Tony Cook
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Building Repair Technology (ATS)
    • Phone: 636-481-3458
    • Office: ATS 136
  • Drew Cornman
    • Name: Drew Cornman
    • Title: Temporary
    • Department: Computer Information Systems
  • Tommy Cox
    • Name: Tommy Cox
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Kristaene Creger
    • Name: Kristaene Creger
    • Title: Temp-English
    • Department: English
  • Phillip Crews
    • Name: Phillip Crews
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Christopher Crider
    • Name: Christopher Crider
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Velina Critchlow
    • Name: Velina Critchlow
    • Title: Temp-ATS Special Services Rep
    • Department: Vocational Resource Educator
    • Phone: 636-481-3485
  • Shannon Crow
    • Name: Shannon Crow
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Off Assoc Dean Math, Physics & Tech
    • Phone: 636-481-3445
  • Carla Crowson
    • Name: Carla Crowson
    • Title: Financial Aid Specialist
    • Department: Financial Aid
    • Phone: 636-481-3202
  • Darrick Curtis
    • Name: Darrick Curtis
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Rachel Dacus
    • Name: Rachel Dacus
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Radiology Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3497

    Bio: Rachel currently serves Jefferson College as Full Time faculty and Clinical Coordinator of the Radiology Technology Program. Rachel also teaches the Advanced Modality and Registry Review courses for CT, MRI and Mammography. She holds her Masters in Business Administration from Missouri Baptist University and graduated in 2014. She has her Bachelors in Science from Drury University. Rachel completed her Radiography training in 1999. Rachel holds ARRT Registries in Radiology, Cat Scan, Mammography, and QA/QC. Rachel has worked in the field for over 25 years and in the areas of PACS/Teleradiology, Mammography, CT, MRI, Interventional Radiology, pain control and general Radiology. She is a member of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists, Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, and The Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technologists.

  • Shirley Davenport
    • Name: Shirley Davenport
    • Title: Temporary
    • Department: Office of the President
    • Phone: 636-481-3333
    • Office: ASI 110

    Bio:

  • Vonda Davis
    • Name: Vonda Davis
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Student Support Services (Trio)
  • Christopher DeGeare
    • Name: Christopher DeGeare
    • Title: Vice President of Academic Affairs
    • Department: Office of VP of Instruction
    • Phone: 636-481-3300
    • Office: Adm 131
  • Nancy Dennis
  • Willow Dickerson
    • Name: Willow Dickerson
    • Title: Temp-Maintenance
    • Department: Maintenance
  • Andrea Dimmig-Potts
  • Shaun Dulz
    • Name: Shaun Dulz
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Leslie Duncan
    • Name: Leslie Duncan
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Health Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3482
  • Andrew Dunn
    • Name: Andrew Dunn
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
    • Phone: 636-481-
  • Stephanie Earls
    • Name: Stephanie Earls
    • Title: Payroll Coordinator
    • Department: Human Resources
    • Phone: 636-481-3126
  • Elizabeth Ebert
    • Name: Elizabeth Ebert
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3328
    • Office: ASI 239J

    Bio: Elizabeth ("Lisa") Ebert earned her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Missouri Columbia and worked for several years in public relations and editing. She later earned three teaching certificates in English, Speech and Drama, and History. She followed that up with a Master`s Degree in English from the University of Missouri St. Louis. Lisa has taught in all educational levels, from elementary through university, and her creative writings have appeared in multiple journals.

  • Scott Ehrhard
    • Name: Scott Ehrhard
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Anna Eidel
  • Matthew Eisenbeis
  • Judith Ellison
    • Name: Judith Ellison
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3260
  • Rebecca Ellison
    • Name: Rebecca Ellison
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Communication
    • Phone: 636-481-3367
    • Office: FA 101A

    Bio: Rebecca Ellison holds a Bachelor of Science in Speech Communication with a minor in English and a specialization in Education from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (1992). She earned a Master of Arts in Speech Communication with an emphasis in Organizational Communication from Indiana University, Bloomington, in 1994. In 2010, she earned a PhD in Education from the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Dr. Ellison began teaching at Jefferson College in August 2000. She has served on the Faculty Senate and the Cultural Events and Community Outreach Committee. She is also involved with the PACE subcommittee. Dr. Ellison has directed numerous plays and musicals in the Theatre Department. She was named the Phi Theta Kappa teacher of the year for 2003-2004 and won the Outstanding Achievement Award for Faculty (the Emerson Award) in 2007.

  • Tabithia Ellsworth
  • Amy Errante
    • Name: Amy Errante
    • Title: Campus Courier - PT
    • Department: Central Office
  • Ty Evans
    • Name: Ty Evans
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Gabrielle Everett
    • Name: Gabrielle Everett
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: History
    • Phone: 636-481-3345
    • Office: ASII 410

    Bio: Gabrielle Everett completed her Bachelor of Arts degree (1990) at Lyon College and her Master of Arts degree (1995) and a Specialist in Community College Teaching degree (2001) at Arkansas State University. Prior to becoming a community college instructor, she spent six years teaching in the public school system in Oxford, Mississippi. Professor Everett has worked at community colleges in Arkansas, Arizona, and Missouri. Professor Everett has served on numerous college committees and has held leadership positions on Faculty Senate and JCNEA executive councils. She is a member of the National Women`s Studies Association, the Missouri Historical Society, and the National Organization for Women, and is a contributor to the Women Airforce Service Pilots Museum. Her main area of study is 20th century America and Europe.

  • Samantha Fay
    • Name: Samantha Fay
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Mathematics
    • Office: TC 315F

    Bio: Samantha Fay joins us after teaching at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, AR. She earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana in International, Environmental, and Consumer Economics and her Master of Arts in Mathematics Education from the University of Central Arkansas.

  • Lisa Fererro
    • Name: Lisa Fererro
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Lynda Ferguson
    • Name: Lynda Ferguson
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3205
  • Katie Filer
    • Name: Katie Filer
    • Title: Temp-Child Care Center
    • Department: Child Care Center
  • Stacie Fischer
    • Name: Stacie Fischer
    • Title: Clerical Associate - PT
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Lisa Flamion
    • Name: Lisa Flamion
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • David Frank
    • Name: David Frank
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Mikey Frisk
    • Name: Mikey Frisk
    • Title: Temp-Maintenance
    • Department: Maintenance
  • Anson Froeschner
    • Name: Anson Froeschner
    • Title: Help Desk Assistant - PT
    • Department: Online Learning
    • Phone: 636-481-3349
  • Brandi Gallaway
    • Name: Brandi Gallaway
    • Title: Student Development Coordinator
    • Department: Office of Student Develop Director
    • Phone: 636-481-3231
  • Miranda Gallaway
    • Name: Miranda Gallaway
    • Title: Enrollment Services Assistant - PT
    • Department: New Arnold Facility
    • Phone: 636-481-3595
  • Nicholas Gamm
    • Name: Nicholas Gamm
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Jen Gann
    • Name: Jen Gann
    • Title: Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Behav Conduct Title 9
    • Phone: 636-481-3215
  • Kimberly Garzia
    • Name: Kimberly Garzia
    • Title: Library Specialist
    • Department: Library
    • Phone: 636-481-3166
  • John Gilbert
    • Name: John Gilbert
    • Title: Theater Manager - PT
    • Department: Theatre Operations
    • Phone: 636-481-3370
  • Michael Glisson
    • Name: Michael Glisson
    • Title: Director of Purchasing & Auxiliary Services
    • Department: Business Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3119
  • Andrew Godi
    • Name: Andrew Godi
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Tristan Goodwin
  • Karen Graham
    • Name: Karen Graham
    • Title: Adjunct-PTA
    • Department: Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Jessica Griffaw
    • Name: Jessica Griffaw
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Michael Griggs
    • Name: Michael Griggs
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Residential Carpentry
    • Phone: 636-481-3463
  • Craig Grob
    • Name: Craig Grob
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Mark Grobe
    • Name: Mark Grobe
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Stephanie Grubb
    • Name: Stephanie Grubb
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Biological Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3313
    • Office: ASI 239F

    Bio: Dr. Grubb possesses a Doctor of Philosophy from Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

  • Michelle Gundlach
    • Name: Michelle Gundlach
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Veterinary Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3440
    • Office: CTE 137D

    Bio: Dr. Michelle Gundlach received her Bachelor`s degree in biology from Western Illinois University Summa Cum Laude in 1988. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine as salutatorian of the Class of 1992. Dr. Gundlach spent several years in rural mixed animal practice before changing focus to small animal clinical practice. She served 3 years as President of the Southern Illinois VMA, as well as 7 years on the Illinois State VMA Board of Directors. She accepted the position of Director of Education for the ISVMA in 2013. Teaching has always been a strong interest for Dr. Gundlach; she is happy to have the opportunity to be a veterinary technology educator at Jefferson College. She resides in Illinois with her husband, daughter, and multiple pets.

  • Joseph Haack
    • Name: Joseph Haack
    • Title: Director of Jefferson College Arnold & Emergency Medical Technology/Paramedic Program
    • Department: New Arnold Facility
    • Phone: 636-481-3578
    • Office: JCI 100H

    Bio: Joe Haack brings experience from rural EMS, urban EMS, disaster response team, state testing, and a pediatric hospital into his role. His educational background includes a Bachelors degree from Lindenwood University in Fire and Paramedic Science, a Masters degree from Webster University in Business Administration, and is currently working on his Doctorate degree in education from Maryville University. Joe is married, has five children, and spends his free time...wait...Joe doesn`t have free time! If he did, though, he would spend it reading books and mountain biking.

  • Cynthia Hake
    • Name: Cynthia Hake
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Douglas Hale
    • Name: Douglas Hale
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Computer Information Systems
    • Phone: 636-481-3417
    • Office: TC 201

    Bio: Mr. Douglas Hale, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems, is a 15 year IT professional, including 12 years as a Project Lead Engineer at Fortune 500 companies. He holds an A+ CompTIA Certification. He earned his MBA Specializing in Applied Computer Science.

  • Ginger Hand
    • Name: Ginger Hand
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Health Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3405
  • Lonnie Hand
    • Name: Lonnie Hand
    • Title: Temp-Continuing Education
    • Department: Continuing Education
  • Molly Harris
  • Matthew Hartung
    • Name: Matthew Hartung
    • Title: Adjunct-Geography
    • Department: Geography
  • Olivia Hartwell
    • Name: Olivia Hartwell
    • Title: Temp-Theatre
    • Department: Theatre Operations
  • Kimberly Harvey-Manus
    • Name: Kimberly Harvey-Manus
    • Title: Vice President of Student Services
    • Department: Office of VP Student Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3200
    • Office: SC 205A
  • Denise Hawkins
    • Name: Denise Hawkins
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
    • Phone: 636-481-3425
  • Keri Hayes
    • Name: Keri Hayes
    • Title: Accessibility Resource Office Support Services Assistant
    • Department: Accessibility Resource Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3162
  • Laura Hensley
  • Joshua Heter
    • Name: Joshua Heter
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Philosophy
    • Phone: 636-481-3323
    • Office: TC 315E
  • Kaitlin Hirth
    • Name: Kaitlin Hirth
    • Title: Library Assistant - PT
    • Department: Library
  • Christopher Hoffman
    • Name: Christopher Hoffman
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Heidi Hogan
    • Name: Heidi Hogan
    • Title: Executive Assistant - President & Board of Trustees
    • Department: Office of the President
    • Phone: 636-481-3102
  • Lisa Hollander
    • Name: Lisa Hollander
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Geography
    • Phone: 636-481-3352
    • Office: ASII 406

    Bio: Professor Lisa Hollander holds a BA in English from the University of Denver, a diploma in International and Comparative Politics from the London School of Economics, an MA from Columbia University in New York, and has completed coursework for a PhD in History. Ms. Hollander teaches courses in three disciplines: Geography, History, and Political Science. Professor Hollander has taught at Jefferson since 1997, and, in that time, she has earned the Student Senate Faculty Member of the Year award, the Governor`s Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Linda Johnston Assessment Award, Jefferson College`s Foundation Faculty of the Year award, and the Missouri Community College Association`s Global Educator of the Year award. Deeply committed to bringing international issues into the Missouri community college curriculum, Ms. Hollander serves on the Diversity Committee and the Global Education Subcommittee and acts as Coordinator of the Global Studies Program. Born in Zimbabwe, Ms. Hollander has lived in a multitude of countries in Africa, Europe, and the Middle East, and has lived in six different states of the United States. In her spare time, she collects history books and travels as much as possible.

  • Kerry Hugo
    • Name: Kerry Hugo
    • Title: Instructor - PT
    • Department: Academic Success Center Support
    • Phone: 636-481-3573
  • Darrel Hulvey
    • Name: Darrel Hulvey
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
    • Phone: 636-481-3552
  • Sean Hunter
    • Name: Sean Hunter
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Freddy Isidro
    • Name: Freddy Isidro
    • Title: Temp-Maintenance
    • Department: Maintenance
  • Carol Ising
    • Name: Carol Ising
    • Title: Instructor - PT
    • Department: Academic Success Center Support
    • Phone: 636-481-3155
  • Joshua Jackson
    • Name: Joshua Jackson
    • Title: Sr. Maintenance Technician - Plumbing & Electrical
    • Department: Maintenance
  • Diana Jacobs
    • Name: Diana Jacobs
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3263
  • JD Jagelovicz
    • Name: JD Jagelovicz
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Adeline Johnson
  • Brandon Johnson
    • Name: Brandon Johnson
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Jan Johnson
    • Name: Jan Johnson
    • Title: Associate Dean - Business, Social Science, & Public Service
    • Department: Off Assoc Dean Bus, Soc Sc &Pub Srv
    • Phone: 636-481-3273
  • Kathy Johnson
    • Name: Kathy Johnson
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Business Management
    • Phone: 636-481-3428
    • Office: TC 301

    Bio:

  • Kellsie Johnson
    • Name: Kellsie Johnson
    • Title: Child Care Teacher's Assistant - PT
    • Department: Human Resources
  • John Johny
    • Name: John Johny
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Mathematics
    • Phone: 636-481-3326
    • Office: ASI 234

    Bio: Mulavana Johny holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Master of Science in Statistics (Applied Mathematics), both from the University of Kerala, India

  • Tina Jokerst
    • Name: Tina Jokerst
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Office of Assoc Dean of Humanities
    • Phone: 636-481-3331
  • Joshua Jones
    • Name: Joshua Jones
    • Title: Academic Advisor - PT
    • Department: Enrollment Services
  • Kimberly Kaempfe
  • William Kaune
    • Name: William Kaune
    • Title: Professor - HVAC
    • Department: Heating Refrig & A/C Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3408
    • Office: CTE 148
  • Alexander Kausler
    • Name: Alexander Kausler
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Amy Kausler
    • Name: Amy Kausler
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Psychology
    • Phone: 636-481-3317
    • Office: ASII 408

    Bio: Amy Kausler earned an Associate of Arts Degree from Jefferson College, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Saint Louis University, a Master of Arts Degree in Psychology from University of Missouri - St. Louis, and a Ph.D. from the University of Missouri - St. Louis. A graduate of Crystal City High School, Dr. Kausler is a lifelong resident of Jefferson County and enjoys working with students from the community in which she resides. Her interests include reading, traveling, and spending time with her family.

  • Matthew Keeney
    • Name: Matthew Keeney
    • Title: Media Specialist
    • Department: JCTV
    • Phone: 636-481-3355

    Bio: Communications adjunct instructor

  • Christine Kelly Clark
    • Name: Christine Kelly Clark
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Nursing
    • Phone: 636-481-3426
    • Office: CTE 133

    Bio: Mrs. Kelly-Clark is a 2011 Jefferson College nursing alumna. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Central Methodist University. She is currently working on obtaining an MSN-Ed at Benedictine University. Her nursing experience is in long-term care, critical care/cardiac stepdown, labor & birth, and most recently the educator for Women`s Services. She is also certified in electronic fetal monitoring. She joined the Jefferson College Bi-Level Nursing team in 2020 as a full-time faculty member and Level II Coordinator. Mrs. Kelly-Clark describes herself as a life-long learner and enjoys sharing her knowledge with her future nurses.

  • Marie Kershaw
    • Name: Marie Kershaw
    • Title: Help Desk Assistant - PT
    • Department: Online Learning
    • Phone: 636-481-3350
  • Stephen Kershaw
    • Name: Stephen Kershaw
    • Title: Temporary
    • Department: Physical Science
  • Bruce Korbesmeyer
    • Name: Bruce Korbesmeyer
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Economics
    • Phone: 636-481-3278
    • Office: TC 315B

    Bio: Mr. Korbesmeyer taught ten years as an adjunct economics instructor at Harris Stowe State University, St. Louis Community College, and Jefferson College, prior to attaining full-time status here at Jefferson College. He has been employed for 32 years with the Internal Revenue Service in various divisions: Collection, Research, and Customer Service. Twenty-five of those years were spent in management positions. Receiving his Master of Arts in Economics at University of Missouri-Saint Louis, he has achieved 18 graduate hours in Management, also at UMSL.

  • Sophie Krautmann
  • Brianne Kreitler
    • Name: Brianne Kreitler
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Nicole Krodinger
  • Nedin Kudic
    • Name: Nedin Kudic
    • Title: Temp-Soccer
    • Department: Soccer (Men)
  • Sarah Lafser
    • Name: Sarah Lafser
    • Title: Graphic Designer
    • Department: Graphics / Production Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3374
  • Joshua Lambrich
    • Name: Joshua Lambrich
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • RaeAnna Lawson
  • Dedric Lee
    • Name: Dedric Lee
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Political Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3315
    • Office: ASI 221

    Bio: Mr. Lee earned a Master of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Arts in History from Arkansas State University. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the University of Southern Mississippi and an Associate of Arts degree in Paralegal Technology from Jones County Junior College. Prior to joining the Jefferson College faculty, Mr. Lee taught classes at Arkansas State University. He was also the Secretary General for the Arkansas State University Model United Nations Chapter.

  • Gwen Lee
    • Name: Gwen Lee
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Computer Information Systems
    • Phone: 636-481-3471
  • Shirley Leonard
    • Name: Shirley Leonard
    • Title: Library Assistant - PT
    • Department: Library
    • Phone: 636-481-3167
  • Bekah Lewis
    • Name: Bekah Lewis
    • Title: Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Nursing
    • Phone: 636-481-3406
  • Laura Lewis
  • John Linhorst
    • Name: John Linhorst
    • Title: Vice President of Finance & Administration
    • Department: Business Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3192
  • Shawn Loness
    • Name: Shawn Loness
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Chealsa Long
    • Name: Chealsa Long
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Tony Loretta
    • Name: Tony Loretta
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
    • Phone: 636-481-3500
  • Gary Ludwig
    • Name: Gary Ludwig
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Saranda Lund
    • Name: Saranda Lund
    • Title: Workforce Training & Employment Specialist
    • Department: Continuing Education
    • Phone: 636-481-3221
  • Amanda Macke
    • Name: Amanda Macke
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Project Lead the Way
    • Phone: 636-481-3453
  • Ashley Mangrich
    • Name: Ashley Mangrich
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Health Information Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3563
    • Office: JCA 306

    Bio: Ashley Mangrich received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management and a Master`s degree in Health Administration from Saint Louis University. She has worked in a variety of healthcare settings including health insurance companies, hospitals/clinics, and health systems. Ashley holds a RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) credential through AHIMA. She is an active member in the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), Missouri Health Information Management Association (MOHIMA), and the Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Association (EMHIMA).

  • Harry Markotay
  • Melanie Martinez
    • Name: Melanie Martinez
    • Title: Adjunct-Physical Science
    • Department: Physical Science
  • Rachel Mason
  • Melissa McAlpine
    • Name: Melissa McAlpine
    • Title: Development & Marketing Assistant
    • Department: Institutional Advancement
  • Dena McCaffrey
    • Name: Dena McCaffrey
    • Title: President
    • Department: Office of the President
    • Phone: 636-481-3100
    • Office: CTE 105A

    Bio: Dr. McCaffrey has been with Jefferson College since 2007. She began teaching as an adjunct instructor in the Fall of 2008. Dr. McCaffrey earned a bachelor of science from Fontbonne University in business and communications. She continued her education at Saint Louis University where she earned her Master of Business Administration in 1996 and her Doctor of Education in Higher Education Administration in 2012. Dr. McCaffrey has over 20 years of experience in higher education administration and nonprofit marketing and management.

  • Susan McCarty
    • Name: Susan McCarty
    • Title: Accounts Payable Specialist
    • Department: Business Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3122
  • Laura McCloskey
    • Name: Laura McCloskey
    • Title: Sr. Student Services Specialist
    • Department: Student Support Services (Trio)
    • Phone: 636-481-3283
  • Isaac McClure
    • Name: Isaac McClure
    • Title: Temp - Basketball (Men)
    • Department: Basketball (Men)
  • Amanda McKay
    • Name: Amanda McKay
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3211
  • Anthony Merseal
    • Name: Anthony Merseal
    • Title: Facilities Project Coordinator
    • Department: Maintenance
    • Phone: 636-481-3506
  • Paul Meyer
    • Name: Paul Meyer
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Brett Miller
    • Name: Brett Miller
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Garrett Miller
    • Name: Garrett Miller
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Culinary Arts (ATS)
    • Phone: 636-481-3470
    • Office: ATS 207
  • Jon Miller
    • Name: Jon Miller
    • Title: Temp-Fitness Center
    • Department: Fitness Center
  • Robert Miller
  • Jessie Montgomery
    • Name: Jessie Montgomery
    • Title: Workforce Training & Employment Specialist
    • Department: Continuing Education
    • Phone: 636-481-3456
  • Frances Moore
    • Name: Frances Moore
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Off Assoc Dean Bus, Soc Sc &Pub Srv
    • Phone: 636-481-3314
  • Crystal Morgan
    • Name: Crystal Morgan
    • Title: Temp-Nursing
    • Department: Nursing
  • Jodi Morgan
    • Name: Jodi Morgan
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Michael Morris
    • Name: Michael Morris
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
  • Thomas Morrow
    • Name: Thomas Morrow
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • John Moseley
    • Name: John Moseley
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Shelly Mueller
    • Name: Shelly Mueller
    • Title: Director of Compensation & Benefits
    • Department: Human Resources
    • Phone: 636-481-3140
  • Jon Muller
    • Name: Jon Muller
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Lauren Murphy
    • Name: Lauren Murphy
    • Title: Sr. Graphic Designer
    • Department: Graphics / Production Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3375
  • Stacey Nguyen
    • Name: Stacey Nguyen
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Physical Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3304
  • Kim Niehaus
    • Name: Kim Niehaus
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Maintenance
    • Phone: 636-481-3505
  • Nick Nihira
    • Name: Nick Nihira
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Art
    • Phone: 636-481-3377
    • Office: FA 208

    Bio: Nick Nihira attended Jefferson College as an Art Major and then transferred to Columbus College of Art & Design in Ohio, where he earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. He received his Master of Fine Arts from Washington University in Saint Louis while working in the graphic and commercial art industry. Mr. Nihira works in a range of traditional and digital media.

  • Karen O'Reilly
    • Name: Karen O'Reilly
    • Title: Temp-Nursing
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Lindsey Oertwig Saffa
    • Name: Lindsey Oertwig Saffa
    • Title: AEL Instructor / Literacy Coordinator - PT
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Sarah Ortmann
    • Name: Sarah Ortmann
    • Title: Adjunct-PTA
    • Department: Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Glennon Osia
    • Name: Glennon Osia
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Chris Otto
    • Name: Chris Otto
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3307
    • Office: FA 105

    Bio: Chris has a BA from Truman State, an MA from SEMO, and an additional MA from the University of Missouri. Chris is the father of three children, and enjoys backpacking, canoeing, and cycling.

  • Elke Overton
    • Name: Elke Overton
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Music
    • Phone: 636-481-3372
    • Office: FA 102B

    Bio: Elke Overton is currently conducting the Wind Ensemble at Jefferson College and teaching Music Appreciation, Music Literature and World Music. Ms. Overton has a Bachelor`s Degree in Music Education from the University of Northern Iowa and a Masters Degree in Wind Conducting from University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. Ms. Overton has studied conducting with wind conductors across the nation, including Frank Battisti, Alan McMurray, Mallory Thompson, Rod Winther, Jerry Junkin, Bob Reynolds and Wayne Jeffreys. She has been teaching and playing saxophone in the St. Louis metro area since 1993. She also remains active with professional organizations including the Conductor`s Guild, CBDNA, WASBE and MMEA. Ms. Overton has extensive experience teaching music at all levels - elementary, middle school, high school, community college and university.

    Ms. Overton`s previous positions were at Washington University, St. Charles Community College, Webster University and University of Missouri-St. Louis. At Washington University, she assisted with rehearsals with the Orchestra. At SCC, she worked as the Instrumental Music Coordinator and Assistant Music Professor; conducted both the Concert Band and the Orchestra; taught courses in the Music Department, including Music History and Conducting; and taught the woodwind studio. She also taught classical saxophone at both Webster University and University of Missouri-St. Louis.

  • Christopher Owens
    • Name: Christopher Owens
    • Title: Temp-Music
    • Department: Music
  • David Parchim
    • Name: David Parchim
    • Title: Police Chief
    • Department: Campus Police
    • Phone: 636-481-3511
  • Ricky Parker
    • Name: Ricky Parker
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Stephanie Penn
    • Name: Stephanie Penn
    • Title: Temp - Financial Aid
    • Department: Financial Aid
  • Flynn Perry
    • Name: Flynn Perry
    • Title: Temp-Child Care Center
    • Department: Child Care Center
  • Sarah Perry
    • Name: Sarah Perry
    • Title: ATS Career Placement & Assessment Coordinator
    • Department: Office of Recruitment/Placement
    • Phone: 636-481-3498
  • Tracy Pick
    • Name: Tracy Pick
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Annie Pierce
    • Name: Annie Pierce
    • Title: PT-AEL Instructor
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Jenna Pinson
    • Name: Jenna Pinson
    • Title: Testing Specialist
    • Department: Testing Center
  • Kyle Portell
    • Name: Kyle Portell
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3256
  • Spencer Portell
    • Name: Spencer Portell
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Brandon Powell
    • Name: Brandon Powell
    • Title: Temp-Business & Community Dev
    • Department: Business & Community Development
  • Dino Redzic
    • Name: Dino Redzic
    • Title: Campus Police Officer
    • Department: Campus Police
  • Phillip Reed
    • Name: Phillip Reed
    • Title: Adjunct-Psychology
    • Department: Psychology
  • Casey Reid
  • Nate Reiser
    • Name: Nate Reiser
    • Title: Men's Goalkeeper Coach
    • Department: Soccer (Men)
  • Elma Remolano-Myers
  • Luke Rhodes
  • Allen Rice
    • Name: Allen Rice
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Suzanne Richardson
    • Name: Suzanne Richardson
    • Title: Sr. Director of Area Technical School & Early College Program
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Seth Ries
    • Name: Seth Ries
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Kaitlin Riffe
    • Name: Kaitlin Riffe
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Carl Ritter
  • Lore Robart
    • Name: Lore Robart
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Continuing Education
    • Phone: 636-481-3144
  • Samantha Roberson
    • Name: Samantha Roberson
    • Title: Sr. Administrative Specialist
    • Department: Off Assoc Dean of Science & Health
    • Phone: 636-481-3466
  • Rena Rockwell
    • Name: Rena Rockwell
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
    • Phone: 636-481-3491
  • Bob Rodden
    • Name: Bob Rodden
    • Title: Temp-ATS Substitute Instructor
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
  • Robert Rodden
    • Name: Robert Rodden
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Metal Fabrication
    • Phone: 636-481-3459
  • Rachel Rose
    • Name: Rachel Rose
    • Title: Adjunct-PTA
    • Department: Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Holly Ross
    • Name: Holly Ross
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3495
  • Skyler Ross
    • Name: Skyler Ross
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Mathematics
    • Phone: 636-481-3378
    • Office: TC 315F

    Bio: Skyler Ross joined the Mathematics faculty at Jefferson College in 2004 after teaching in Tennessee, and in his home state of Maine. In his spare time, Skyler enjoys woodworking, camping, and hiking.

  • Cindy Rossi
    • Name: Cindy Rossi
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Business Management
    • Phone: 636-481-3410
    • Office: TC 301
  • Brian Rossomanno
    • Name: Brian Rossomanno
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Annie Roussin
    • Name: Annie Roussin
    • Title: Child Care Teacher's Assistant - PT
    • Department: Child Care Center
  • Debbie Runzi
    • Name: Debbie Runzi
    • Title: Early College Advisor - PT
    • Department: Admissions
    • Phone: 636-481-3246
  • Heather Russell
  • Melissa Salzman
    • Name: Melissa Salzman
    • Title: Testing Specialist - PT
    • Department: Testing Center
    • Phone: 636-481-3176
  • Marina Sarkissian
    • Name: Marina Sarkissian
    • Title: Temp - Human Resources
    • Department: Human Resources
  • Phil Schiffman
    • Name: Phil Schiffman
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Jenna Schwartz
    • Name: Jenna Schwartz
    • Title: Sr. Workforce Training & Employment Specialist
    • Department: Career Development
    • Phone: 636-481-3268
  • Imran Shah
    • Name: Imran Shah
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Mathematics
    • Phone: 636-481-3275
    • Office: ASI 236
  • Amy Sherrill
  • Jacqueline Siener
  • Gregory Simos
    • Name: Gregory Simos
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Digital Media Technology (ATS)
    • Phone: 636-481-3472
    • Office: ATS 107
  • Daniel Smith
    • Name: Daniel Smith
    • Title: Information Technology Software Development Manager
    • Department: Information Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3193
  • David Smith
    • Name: David Smith
    • Title: Advising Specialist
    • Department: Enrollment Services
    • Phone: 636-481-3261
  • Harvey Smith
    • Name: Harvey Smith
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Thomas Smogorzewski
    • Name: Thomas Smogorzewski
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Joseph Smreker-Bruce
    • Name: Joseph Smreker-Bruce
    • Title: Testing Specialist
    • Department: Testing Center
  • Cheryl Sodomka
    • Name: Cheryl Sodomka
    • Title: Clerical Associate - PT
    • Department: Office of Director of Ats
    • Phone: 636-481-3478
  • Marialana Speidel
    • Name: Marialana Speidel
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Biological Science
    • Phone: 636-481-3306
    • Office: ASI 205D

    Bio: Marialana Speidel earned both a B.S. and M.S. in biology from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. In addition, she has an M.S. in Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Missouri Baptist University. Her background includes extensive laboratory work in pharmaceutical, food, aerosol, and waste water treatment industries. Ms. Speidel has done additional research work with cyanobacteria under the direction of Dr. Teresa Thiel at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Ms. Speidel enjoys working and living on a farm with her husband and two children. Her hobbies include astronomy and outdoor activities. Ms. Speidel is an advocate for individuals with disabilities and promotes inclusion in the classroom and community.

  • Karen Spencer
    • Name: Karen Spencer
    • Title: Instructor - PT
    • Department: Academic Success Center Support
  • Joel Speth
  • Christy Stanley
    • Name: Christy Stanley
    • Title: Sr. Administrative & Grants Specialist
    • Department: Instit Effectiveness & Strat Plan
    • Phone: 636-481-3701

    Bio: Christy is a graduate of Missouri Baptist University with a Master`s degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor`s degree in Accounting. An instructor at Jefferson College since August 2009, Christy currently teaches Business Communication and Principles of Management online. In addition, Christy joined the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Equity in October of 2023 as the Senior Administrative Assistant and Grant Specialist for Josephine Kershaw.

  • Elizabeth Steffen
    • Name: Elizabeth Steffen
    • Title: Temp-Health Services
    • Department: Health Services
  • Aida Steiger
    • Name: Aida Steiger
    • Title: Associate Professor / Head Volleyball Coach
    • Department: Volleyball
    • Phone: 636-481-3390
    • Office: FH 126

    Bio: Having finished her Master`s degree program in Sports Management at Missouri Baptist University in the fall of 2007, Aida Steiger teaches in the Health and Physical Education Department and serves as Head Volleyball Coach at Jefferson College. As a player at Jefferson College and St. Louis University, she received numerous awards and accolades while breaking several records. She tied the record for most kills in NCAA history and was ranked second nationally in kills while at Jefferson College. During her athletic career at St. Louis University, Aida was the program`s first AVCA All-American, First Team All-District, and First Team All-Conference USA. She was the first person in any sport to be named C-USA Player of the Week four times in the same season. Aida hold NJCAA, NCAA, and AVCA All-American rankings. Her other awards include MCCAC All-Conference, Region 16 All-Region Team, Who`s Who Among Students at American Junior Colleges, Conference USA All-Conference, St. Louis University MVP 2004-05, Fairfield Invitational MVP, Billiken All-Tournament Team, and AVCA All-Region Team.

  • Lindsay Steighorst
    • Name: Lindsay Steighorst
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Mathematics
    • Phone: 636-481-3324
    • Office: TC 301F
  • Melissa Stephens
    • Name: Melissa Stephens
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Foreign Language
    • Phone: 636-481-3309
  • Scott Stephens
    • Name: Scott Stephens
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Kenneth Stockman
    • Name: Kenneth Stockman
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Paul Strong
    • Name: Paul Strong
    • Title: Custodian Assistant - PT
    • Department: Custodial
    • Phone: 636-481-3558
  • Pennie Strother
    • Name: Pennie Strother
    • Title: Facilities Supervisor
    • Department: Custodial
    • Phone: 636-481-3502
  • Megan Stukenbroeker
  • Keena Swafford
  • Mitchell Swaringim
    • Name: Mitchell Swaringim
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Marissa Taylor
    • Name: Marissa Taylor
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Torri Thomas
    • Name: Torri Thomas
    • Title: Sr. Student Services Specialist
    • Department: Student Support Services (Trio)
    • Phone: 636-481-3284
  • Joseph Thurman
    • Name: Joseph Thurman
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: History
    • Phone: 636-481-3346
    • Office: TC 301

    Bio: Joseph Thurman holds an M.A. degree and a B.A. degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. He is currently working toward a Community College Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and then plans to begin work on his Ph.D. in history. Joseph`s primary field of interest is 19th-century United States history, specifically the Reconstruction Era. He is currently conducting research for an article about the education of Freedmen in Missouri during Reconstruction. Joseph has also conducted award winning research on the Nazi educational system. In addition, he recently published an article on James H. Lucas in the Missouri Historical Review, which he plans to extend to a full-length biography. Joseph has taught United States History at Jefferson College since August 2004. He has also taught United States, European, and World History at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, Illinois (2005-2008).

  • Blake Tilley
    • Name: Blake Tilley
    • Title: Executive Director of Development & Strategic Communications
    • Department: Institutional Advancement
    • Phone: 636-481-3104
  • Samantha Tinsley
    • Name: Samantha Tinsley
    • Title: Temp-Fitness Center
    • Department: Fitness Center
  • Susan Todd
    • Name: Susan Todd
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: English
    • Phone: 636-481-3347
    • Office: ASII 411

    Bio: A former Jefferson College student, Susan Todd received her B.A. from St. Louis University and her M.A. from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She was an adjunct faculty member at Jefferson for several years and has taught for UM-St. Louis. Ms. Todd is the author of two books, Boredom Blasters and Kids Rule the World, and has been a freelance writer in travel, sports and public relations. She is the faculty advisor for the student newspaper, the Jefferson College Young Democrats Club, and the college`s chapter of Habitat for Humanity.

  • Brandon Treiber
    • Name: Brandon Treiber
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Nerma Tulek
    • Name: Nerma Tulek
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Gerard Uhls
    • Name: Gerard Uhls
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Automotive Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3431
    • Office: CTE 109

    Bio: Gerard received his diploma from Lincoln Technical Institute in Automotive and Diesel Technology. He continued his education at St. Louis Community College at Florissant Valley where he earned an Associate degree in Mass Communications. Gerard then attended Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Communications and received a minor in Business. He has completed additional graduate coursework at the University of Central Missouri. Prior to his position in Automotive Technology at Jefferson College, he worked in the automotive field for 29 years earning Master Automotive Technician certification (ASE). Gerard has been recognized by ASE for 25 years of continuous certification and is also certified in both Maintenance, Light Repair (MLR), and Light Diesel. He has been gold certified with Daimler Chrysler. Gerard has been with the Jefferson College since the fall of 2003.

  • Cody Umfress
    • Name: Cody Umfress
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Joel Vanderheyden
    • Name: Joel Vanderheyden
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Music
    • Phone: 636-481-3362
    • Office: FA 112B

    Bio: With degrees in Saxophone Performance and Pedagogy (DMA, University of Iowa), Jazz Studies (MM, University of Maryland), and Music Performance and Education (BA, University of Minnesota, Morris), Joel Vanderheyden is a seasoned performer and educator in both jazz and classical styles. At Jefferson College, he teaches Music Theory, Jazz Improvisation, Jazz Appreciation, Applied Woodwinds, and directs the Jefferson College Jazz Ensembles. Vanderheyden has previously served as Director of Jazz at both the University of Minnesota-Morris and Oakton Community College in the Chicago area. He is a member of the Missouri Saxophone Quartet, and performs regularly with the St. Louis Jazz Orchestra. He has performed at the World Saxophone Congress (St. Andrews, Scotland, 2012), at jazz festivals in Switzerland, France, and Holland, and at notable stateside venues including Carnegie Hall, Blues Alley, The Dakota, The Artists` Quarter, The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, and The Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts. Vanderheyden`s debut CD was released in 2009 on the Mize Music label. It was named one of the Top Jazz Albums of 2009 on KCCK 88.3FM in Cedar Rapids, IA and called "One of the best jazz rock records to be released in years!" by Christopher Cooke on KIOS 91.5FM in Omaha, NE.

  • Laura Villmer
    • Name: Laura Villmer
    • Title: Development Specialist
    • Department: Institutional Advancement
    • Phone: 636-481-3105
  • Lisa Vinyard
    • Name: Lisa Vinyard
    • Title: Executive Assistant - President & Board of Trustees
    • Department: Office of the President
    • Phone: 636-481-3101
  • Niki Vogelsang
    • Name: Niki Vogelsang
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Health Information Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3419
    • Office: JCA 306

    Bio: Niki Vogelsang holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from Saint Louis University and a Master`s degree in Business Administration from Missouri Baptist University.

    She worked in the health care industry for seven years prior to transitioning to the education arena. Niki is the Director of the Health Information Technology Program at Jefferson College. She holds a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) credential. She is also active in the Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Associations (EMHIMA) and the Missouri Health Information Management Association (MOHIMA).

  • Roger Waeckerle
    • Name: Roger Waeckerle
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Angela Wampler
  • Lora Warner
    • Name: Lora Warner
    • Title: Director of Workforce Training & Employment Services
    • Department: Business & Community Development
    • Phone: 636-481-3223
  • Austin Watts
    • Name: Austin Watts
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Beth Watts
    • Name: Beth Watts
    • Title: Temporary
    • Department: General Institution
  • John Weaver
    • Name: John Weaver
    • Title: Sr. Maintenance Technician - Carpenter
    • Department: Maintenance
  • Bridget Webb
    • Name: Bridget Webb
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Physical Therapist Assistant
    • Phone: 636-481-3414
    • Office: CTE 164A

    Bio: Bridget received her DPT from the University of Montana. She completed both her BS in exercise science and her Master`s Degree in Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University. She has worked with patients in various settings to include outpatient orthopedics, home care, and nursing homes in both a treating and a consulting role. She has taught continuing education on the topics of physical agents, modalities, and exercise prescription to PTs, PTAs, OTs, and OTAs working in nursing homes to improve patient management. She completed her CEEAA certification as an exercise expert for the aging adult in May 2011. She is also adjunct faculty at Maryville University teaching a geriatrics course in their physical therapy program. She has also helped in the interprofessional education certificate program for health professions at St. Louis University. Bridget is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Missouri Physical Therapy Association (MPTA), and the Missouri Community College Association (MCCA). She has presented at the MPTA Annual Conference as well as the student sessions for the Eastern District of the MPTA.

  • Sharon Weiss
    • Name: Sharon Weiss
    • Title: Administrative Specialist - PT
    • Department: Nursing
    • Phone: 636-481-3429
  • Susan Welch
    • Name: Susan Welch
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Sociology
    • Phone: 636-481-3435
    • Office: ASI 205A

    Bio: Susan Welch earned her Master of Science in Social Work from St. Louis University and her Bachelor of Science in Social Work from the University of Missouri. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and full-time faculty member in the Department of Sociology and Social Work at Jefferson College. Throughout her work in the field of Social Work, Susan?s primary focus has been on families and individuals. Professional experiences are comprised of work with clients from birth to end of life, and of very diverse and resilient families. Clinical social work experiences included work with families in crisis, child welfare, adoption, individual and family counseling, crisis intervention, grief and loss and medical social work. Susan has been a full-time faculty member at Jefferson College since 2011.

  • Brandon Wells
    • Name: Brandon Wells
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Mackenzie Welsh
    • Name: Mackenzie Welsh
    • Title: Temp-Child Care Center
    • Department: Child Care Center
  • Erika Wengert
    • Name: Erika Wengert
    • Title: AEL Transition Specialist - PT
    • Department: Adult Basic Education
  • Emily West
    • Name: Emily West
    • Title: Procurement Specialist
    • Department: Central Office
    • Phone: 636-481-3138
  • Matt West
    • Name: Matt West
    • Title: Associate Professor
    • Department: Computer Integrated Manufacturing
    • Phone: 636-481-3486
    • Office: TC 201
  • Madison White
    • Name: Madison White
    • Title: Temp - Dance/Cheer
    • Department: Cheerleading
  • Wesley Whitfield
    • Name: Wesley Whitfield
    • Title: Professor
    • Department: Chemistry
    • Phone: 636-481-3274
    • Office: ASI 222
  • Brandon Whittington
    • Name: Brandon Whittington
    • Title: Assistant Professor
    • Department: Psychology
    • Phone: 636-481-3287
    • Office: ASI 215

    Bio: Brandon Whittington earned an A.A. from Rend Lake College, a B.A. from Greenville College, an M.A. from Eastern Illinois University, and both Ed.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Dr. Whittington is a nationally certified psychologist and a licensed professional counselor in the state of Missouri. Prior to joining the faculty at Jefferson College, Dr. Whittingon practiced as a school psychologist and a professional counselor in several public school districts and community mental health settings. Dr. Whittington`s research interests include the psychology of religion and the scholarship of teaching and learning. He regularly presents his work at local and national conferences and involves Jefferson College students in the research process, both as participants and student researchers.

  • Stacy Wilfong
    • Name: Stacy Wilfong
    • Title: Assistant Professor / Director of Radiologic Technology Program
    • Department: Radiology Technology
    • Phone: 636-481-3524

    Bio: Stacy currently serves as the Interim Program Director of Radiologic Technology. She holds her Master`s of Arts in Teaching from the University of Saint Mary. In 2000, she graduated with her Bachelor`s of Science in Education from the University of Arkansas and obtained her Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology in 2003. She has worked in the field of radiology for many years but has spent the majority of her career in education. She has also served as faculty, clinical coordinator, and program director for other radiology programs. Stacy serves on the Board of Directors for the North St. Francois County School District and is the ECE co-chair for the Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists. She is a member of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, the Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technology, and the National Network of Health Career Programs in Two-Year Colleges (NN2).

  • Chastity Williams
  • Gerald Williams
    • Name: Gerald Williams
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Raoul Williams
    • Name: Raoul Williams
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Sarah Wilson
    • Name: Sarah Wilson
    • Title: Temp-Biological Science
    • Department: Biological Science
  • Karen Wolk
    • Name: Karen Wolk
    • Title: Temp-Business & Community Dev
    • Department: Business & Community Development
  • Joe Womack
    • Name: Joe Womack
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Anna Wood
    • Name: Anna Wood
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Courtney Wooldridge
    • Name: Courtney Wooldridge
    • Title: Administrative Specialist
    • Department: General Athletics
    • Phone: 636-481-3394
  • David Wright
    • Name: David Wright
    • Title: Temp-Emergency Medical Tech
    • Department: Emergency Medical Technology
  • Jamie Wunderle
    • Name: Jamie Wunderle
    • Title: Adjunct-Psychology
    • Department: Psychology
  • Charles Wymore
    • Name: Charles Wymore
    • Title: Temp-Law Enforcement Academy
    • Department: Law Enforcement Academy
  • Alexander Zhang
    • Name: Alexander Zhang
    • Title: Adjunct-Philosophy
    • Department: Philosophy
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