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Colorado Mesa University Administrative Officers


JOHN MARSHALL (2007), President, BA, Colorado Mesa University; MPA, University of Colorado.

JEREMY BROWN (1998), Vice President for Information Technology; BS, Mesa State College.

ROBIN BROWN (2021), Vice President of Development / Foundation CEO; BS, Fordham University. 

JODY DIERS (2014), Vice President of Student Services; BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, University of Colorado Colorado Springs.

LAURA GLATT (2015), Vice President for Administrative Services & Finance/CFO; AAS, Bismark State College; BS, MMgt, University of Mary - Bismark.

KURTIS HAAS (1999), Vice President of Academic Affairs & Professor of English; BA, MA, Truman State University; PhD, University of Nebraska.

TIMOTHY PINNOW (2010), Senior Vice President for Strategic Initiatives; BA, Luther College; MFA, University of Florida.

ANDREW J. RODRIGUEZ (1989), Assistant Vice President for Auxiliary Services; BS, University of Northern Colorado.

BRIGITTE SUNDERMANN, (2001) Vice President of Community College Affairs; BS, Colorado State University; MBA, University of Phoenix.

DEREK WAGNER (2009), Vice President for Intergovernmental and Community Affairs; BA, Mesa State College.


Colorado Mesa University Administrative Personnel

CARRIE ACREE (2013), Post-Award Finance Specialist; BS, Sam Houston University; MS, Tiffin University.

RICK ADLEMAN (2001), Associate Director of Development; BBA, Mesa State College; MBA, Mesa State College.

TAMRA AGUIRRE (2019), Professional Staff Assistant - Montrose; BS, University of Colorado.

LINDSEY ALMOND (2021), Administrative Assistant for CEC; BBA, Colorado Mesa University. 

BRANDON ANDERSEN (2020), Assistant Football Coach; BA, MBA, University of Sioux Falls.

ZACH ANDRUS (2020), Custodial Team Member.

BRIAN ARCAND (2013), Associate Director of Telecommunications and Instructional Technology; AAS, Mesa State College; BS, Colorado State University; MS, University of Colorado.

KURTIS ARMSTRONG (2011), Director of Community Education Center; BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, University of Northern Colorado

BROOKE ARRIETA (2021), Professional Staff Assistant - AA; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

JOSEPH AYRES (2019), Institutional Research Analyst; BA, MA, Wichita State University.

MICHAEL BACCIARINI (2018), COSI Advisor; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

BRIAN BARELA (2018), Parking Services Field Supervisor.

MIKE BARELA (2020), Assistant Football Coach; BS, University of North Texas.

JENNIFER BARTON (2013), Professional Staff Assistant-Health Sciences; BA, Walla Walla University; MA, University of California; MLS, San Jose State University

KEVIN BATES (2005), Information Technology Administrator; BS, Utah State University.

BRANDON BAUTISTA (2021), Acting Assistant Men's Soccer Coach, BS, West Texas A&M University.

KATHRYN BECKEL (2021), Payroll Specialisty; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

KURTIS BEIDLEMAN (2015), Admissions Counselor - NE Colorado; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

THOMAS BENTON (2015), Acting Director of the Maverick Innovation Center; BS, Colorado State University.

SUZANNE BERGEN (2019), Assistant Coordinator of Career Services; BA, Colorado State University; ME, Regis University.

LAURA BERGSTROM (2021), Assistant Athletic Trainer; BS, Kent State University; MS, Eastern New Mexico University.

 ROBYN BILLINGS (2013), Dir of Student Financial Services; BS, Brigham Young University; MBA, Utah State University.

ALYSE BILLINGTON (2020), UC Internal Event Coordinator; BA, University of Northern Colorado.

KATLIN BIRDSALL (2016), Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

AMANDA BIZER (2014), Assistant Coordinator of Testing Services; AA, BS, MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

ANNE BLEDSOE (2004), Instruction Coordinator; BA, Lawrence University; MA, University of Wisconsin.

MARGARET BODYFELT (2015), Student Information Specialist; BS, University of Wyoming; MA, Adams State University.

MERCEDES BOHTE (2018), Interim Head Softball Coach; BA, California State University; MA, Concordia University Irvine.

DAVID BOLES (2021), Aviation Technology-Fixed Wing Program Director. 

EMILY BOLLINGER  (2016), Director of Residence Life; BS, Grand Canyon University; MAED, Colorado Mesa University.

FAITH BONDS (2020), Admissions Counselor; AA, BA, University of Maryland.

JENNIFER BONNER (2016), Transfer Manager; BA, University of Oklahoma.

BARBARA BORST (1981), Collection Development Coordinator; BA, Sterling College; MLS, Indiana University.

KYLE BOSSIER (2018), Acting Assistant Men's Basketball Coach; BAS, Louisiana State University; MA, Saint Mary's College.

LAURA BRADLEY (2010), Communications and Market Development Manager; BA, Mesa State College.

KARINA BRANDON (2020), ; Residence Hall Coordinator; BS, Colorado Mesa University. 

ASHLEY BRENNER (2011), Fiscal Analyst & Special Projects Coordinator; BA, University of California-Irvine; MA, Emory University.

MEGAN BRICKER (2018), Assistant Director - Operations in Residence Life; BS, University of Denver.

MORGAN K. BRIDGE (1995), AVPAA Director of Assessment & Accreditation/Professor of Business Administration; BBA, MBA, Chadron State; PhD University of Wyoming.

RUTH BRISTOW (2021), Custodian Team Member. 

PATRICK BROOKS (2011), TRIOO-SSS STEM Coordinator; BS, University of Wyoming; MA, Adams State University.

BRAYLE BROWN (2021), Acting Assistant Football Coach.

MARA BROWN (2021), Assistant Athletic Trainer, BS, Whitworth University; MS, Portland State University.

SCARLET BROWN (2018), Physician Assistant Program Clinical and Admissions Coordinator; BS, MS, Southern Illinois University.

STACEY BROWN (2019), Instruction & Research Librarian; BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, Colorado State University; MLS, Texas Woman's University.

JULIE BRUGGENTHIES (2020), COSI Advisor; BA, St. Olaf College; ME, Whitworth College.

BROOKLYN BUHRE (2020), Acting Professional Staff Assistant, VPSS; BFA, Colorado Mesa University.

ROBIN BROWN (2021), VP of Development/CEO Foundation; BS, Fordham University.

JON BRUNER (2012), Plumber.

ANDREW BULL (2018), Auxiliary Laborer.

SHELBY BURROUGHS (2019), Coordinator of Transfer Services; AA, Eastern Wyoming College; BA, University of Wyoming.

ROBERT CACKLER (1998), Associate Registrar - Records, Graduation, Transfer & VA Education Benefits; AA Mesa State College; BA, Mesa State College.

RUSS CADMAN (2016), Lead Bus Driver.

MELISSA CALHOON (2012), Director of Student Success and Engagement; BS, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; MS, Bay Path University.

LINDSEY CAMPBELL (2013), Director of Financial Aid; BS, Elmhurst College.

LAUREEN CANTWELL (2014), Reference and Distance Services Librarian; BA, Vassar College; MS, Drexel University.

FRANK CARDOZA (2018), Lab & Safety Technician; AAS, Colorado Mesa University.

DREW CASEBIER (2019), Career and College Advisor; BS, Colorado State University.

DANIEL CASEY (2012), HVAC Preventative Maintenance Technician.

HEATHER CATES (2021), Professional Staff Assistant for the Occupational Therapy Program; BA, University of Northern Colorado. 

APRIL CHANDLER (2006), Teacher Education Program Support Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University

NICHELLE CHANDLER (2019), Graduate Admissions Coordinator;BA, Colorado Mesa University. 

DAVID CHANG (2013), Applications Programmer; BS, Xiamen University; MS, University of Utah.

MITCHEL CHAVEZ (2020), Acting Admissions Counselor; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

JEREMY CHEEZUM (2021), Career and College Advisor; BA, Mansfield University; MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary.

MARA CHILCOTE (2014), Assistant Director of Admissions; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

JAMES CIHA (2008), Processing Coordinator; BS, University of Wisconsin.

MIKE CLARK (2019), Groundskeeper.

ZACH CLUTE-REINIG (2019), Career and College Advisor; BS, The University of Portland.

JAMES COBURN (2021), TRIO STEM Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, Regis University.

NAINOA COELHO-LOPES (2019), Career and College Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

ANDREW CONNOLLY (2018), The Maverick Store Manager; BS, University of Southern California.

ROB COURTNEY (2018), Assistant Director of Athletics, Facilities and Events; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

BARBARA CRANE (2011), Assistant Registrar; BS, University of Wyoming; MBA, University of Phoenix.

STEVEN CRUSE (2019), Clinical Placement Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

BRANDON CUMMINGS (2019), Bookstore Department Manager-Course Materials; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

MARY CUMMINGS (2019), Academic Advisor & Integrated Services Specialist; BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, University of Colorado.

AMBER D'AMBROSIO (2018), Special Collections & Archives Librarian; BA, Colorado State University; MS, University at Albany; MA, The University of Leeds.

KYLE DANIELL (2021), Women's Golf Coach.

SHANNON DAVIDSON (2021), Assistant Coordinator of Testing Services; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

BRYAN DAVIS (2008), Accounts Payable Manager; BBA, Western Michigan University.

JANEL DAVIS (2015), Academic Scheduling Manager; AA, BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

TAGON DAVIS (2020), Custodian Team Member.

ASHLEY DELANEY (2019), Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach; BA, LIU Brooklyn. 

MICHAEL DeGEORGE (2018) Head Men's Basketball Coach; BA, Monmouth College; MA, Viterbo University.

RICHARD DeGEUS (2019), Purchasing and Payment Services Technician and Functional Analyst; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

DAVID DETWILER (2017), Acting Director of Facilities; BS, Virginia Tech.

SAMANTHA DIEGUEZ (2019), Director of Educational Accessibility Services; BS, Kent State University; MS, Saint Joseph's University.

EMILY DODSON (2016), Student Success Coach; BA, MSE, University of Kansas.

MATHEW DONELLO (2020), Assistant Athletic Trainer; BS, Colorado Mesa University; ME, Midwestern State University.

JEFFERY DOYLE (2006), Foundation Chief Financial Officer and Scholarship Coordinator; BBA, Western Michigan University.

KELSEY DUDLEY (2019), Media Relations Manager; BA, Boise State University. 

DELFINA DURAN (2021), Custodian Team Member. 

APRIL DURHAM (202), Assistant Coordinator of Educational Access Services; AA, Emmaus Bible College; BA, Southern New Hampshire University; MAT, University of Northern Colorado.

RYAN DUTCH (2011), Coordinator of the Outdoor Program; AS, BS, MAE, Colorado Mesa University.

TRENT EARLEY (2021), Acting Assistant Football Coach; BS, Southern Arkansas University; ME, The University of Texas Austin.

BRANDEN EDWARDS (2018), Rodeo Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

SUZANNE ELLINWOOD (2000), Purchasing Manager; BA, University of Colorado.

LORI ELLIS (2017), Student Accounts Third Party Coordinator/Parking Services Manager; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

LORI EPPERSON (2019), Lead GOALS Advisor; BS, Colorado State University; MS, Kansas State University.

STEVEN EPPLER (2007), Network Administration.

THOMAS EVERSON (2016), Assistant Football Coach; BA, Whitworth College.

JASON EWING (2009), Auxiliary Custodian.

ANNE FEES (2016), Professional Administrative Coordinator of Purchasing; BS, Arizona State University.

DARVIN FISHER (2015), Auxiliary Custodian.

GYPSY FISHER (2013), Broadcast Media Specialist; BA, Emerson College, MLS, CUNY Queens College.

BRIAN FLAHERTY (2014), Head Cycling Coach; BS, Pennsylvania State University.

DAVE FLEMING (2005), Head Women's Volleyball Coach; BA, Denison University; MS, University of Michigan.

BRAYDON GEAR (2021), Veteran Benefits Specialist; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

NINA HARRIS (2021), Acting UC External Event Sales Manager; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

SEAN HARWELL (2021), Instructional Designer; BA; M.Ed; Fairmont State University.

BELINDA FLYNN (2006), Director of Information Systems; BS, Mesa State College.

RICHARD FOX (2006), Access Control and Life Safety Manager.

KAYLA FRANKLIN (2017), Manager of Scholarships, Residency and Budget; BS, Colorado Mesa University

DOUGLAS FRAZIER (2013), Bookstore Department Manager-Supplies/Inventory Control; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

JON FRIDAL (2021), Head Men's Soccer Coach; BS, Western Illinois University.

JOHN GABRIEL (2015), Manager of Intramural Sports; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

JORGE GALVAN (2010), Auxiliary Custodian.

BRAD GAMBLE (2017), Track and Field Head Coach; BA, Hastings College; MS, Chadron State College.

REBECCA GARDENHIRE (2016), Associate Athletic Trainer; BS, New Mexico State University; MA, Ball State University.

AMANDA GILLESPIE (2010), Payroll Specialist; BAS, Mesa State College.

ANNIE GINGERICH (2010), Director of International Admissions & Programs; BA, Central College; MA, Colorado State University.

CANDACE GRAUS (2006), Grants and Research Compliance Specialist; BS, University of Colorado.

AMY GRIMES (2013), Compensation & Benefits Manager; BA, Mesa State College.

MICAH GUTHLAND (2021), Assistant Track & Field Coach; BA, University of St. Thomas; ME, University of Minnesota.

SHANE HABERKORN (2019), Assistant Aquatics Coordinator.

JILLIAN HALLOCK (2018), Academic Success Coach; BA, Washington University in St. Luis; ME, Western Washington University.

CHRIS HANKS (1993), Head Baseball Coach; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

KATELYN HANSEN (2018), Acting Senior Admissions Counselor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

DONOVAN HARWELL (2019), Purchasing Administrative Coordinator; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

 CAROLYN HATCH (2018), Integrated Student Services Specialist; BS, Seton Hall University; MA, University of Phoenix.

CHRISTINE HEIN (2019), Director of Instruction; BA, California Lutheran University; JD, Ventura College of Law.

AMANDA HENDEY (2021), Assistant Women's Wrestling Coach; BA, King University.

BRONSON HENRIQUES (2016), Videographer and Media Asset Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

SUSANA HERNANDEZ (2021), Custodial Team Member.

AMANDA HERRON (2014), Veterans Benefits and Services Coordinator; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

KEVIN HILKEN (2016), Instructional Technology A/V Specialist; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

ERIN HILTNER (2021), Assistant Athletic Director/SWA, BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

WILLIE HINOJOSA (2021), Assistant Softball Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University; AA, Hartnell College; BA, Colorado Mesa University. 

SARA HOGUE (2017), Student Success Advisor, Scholarship Specialist; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Azusa Pacific University.

MACKENZIE HOLBROOK (2018), Assistant Coordinator of the Outdoor Program; BS, Texas State University.

HANNAH HOLM (2012), Coordinator of the Water Center; BA, Macalester College; MS, University of Texas at Austin.

NICOLE HOLTON (2013), Admissions Counselor, Processing; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

LIZ HOWELL (2012), Chief of Staff; AAS, Colorado Mesa University; BAS, University of Wyoming; MA, Colorado Mesa University.

LISA HUGHES (2016), Acquisitions Librarian; AA, Kirtland Community College, BA, Grand Valley State University; MLS, Emporia State University.

MICHAEL HUGHES (2009), Assistant Director of Campus Recreation Services; BA, MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

KEVIN IMBRIACO (2018), Campus Safety Officer.

MARIE IPOCK (2021), Acting Assistant Women's Soccer Coach; BA, Metropolitan State University.

TA'LOR JACKSON (2020), Coordinator of Inclusivity & Mentor Specialist; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

TREMAINE JACKSON (2020), Head Football Coach; BS, University of Houston-Downtown.

DAVID JAHNKE (2008), Acting Sports Information Assistant.

MARCUS JOHNSON (2019), Applications Programmer; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

TRESSA JONES (2017), Environmental and Custodial Services Manager; BA, Colorado Mesa University

JACK JOSELLIS (2021), Admissions Counselor-California; BA, University of Illinois.

MIKE KANSGEN (2013), Director of Computing & Network Systems; BS, Mesa State College; MSM, Colorado Technical University.

ANDREA KECK (2008), Digital Communications Manager; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

COLIN KEEFE (2019), AV Specialist; BS, University of Colorado. 

REESE KEGANS (2014), Assistant Director of Athletics/Director of Club Sports; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MA, Concordia University.

PATTY KEMPKEN (2021), Admissions Counselor; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

BRANDON KENDALL (2021), Financial Aid Processor and Loan Coordinator; AAS, BS, Colorado Mesa University.

ROBERT KINSON ( 2009), Utility Crew Manager/Carpenter; AAS, Colorado Mesa University.

CHRISTINA KLEESPIES (2011), Foundation COO/Director of Annual Giving; BS, Arizona State University.

LADD KLINGLESMITH (2021), Interim Aviation Technology-Fixed Wing Program Chief Instructor.

ALEC KNIGHT (2017), Coordinator of International Student Admissions & Programs; BA, Grinnell College; M.Educ, Iowa State University

JILL KNUCKLES (2006), Director of Human Resources; BBA, Mesa State College.

BRADLEY KREBILL (2017), Integrated Service Specialist & Academic Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

ROSE KRETSCHMAN (2021), TRIO Regular Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

TAMARA KRIZMAN (2020), Acting Director of Career Services; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

KINSEY LAINE (2021), Head Men's/Women's Triathlon Coach; BA, University of Alaska; MS, Georgia Southern University

BOB LANG (2015), Director of Student Diversity, Advocacy & Health; BS, Arizona State University; MAEd, Northern Arizona University.

EMMA LEENERMAN (2017), Coordinator of Alumni and Campus Engagement; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

MACKENZIE LEWIS (2018), Student Success Advisor, Compass Specialist; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

KATE LIMA (2021), Graduation Manager & Credit Evaluator; BA, The University of Montana.

CALLIE LINDEN (2021), TRIO Stem Navigator; BS, Oakland University.

JUSTIN LITTLE (2017), Assistant Director of IRIS-Systems and Operations; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

ALEXANDER LOPEZ (2019), Auxiliary Custodian.

DANIEL MACDONALD (2005), Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach; BBA, Mesa State College.

DOUGLAS MACDONALD (2010), Landscape Design & Sustainability Manager; BS, Purdue University; MLA, Ball State University.

CARLEY MAHER, (2018), Development Officer-Scholarship Coordinator; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

NIC MARASCHIN (2019), Instructional Technology AV Specialist; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

CURT MARTIN (1995), Deputy Director of Financial Aid; BA, University of Nebraska; MBA, Mesa State College.

CELESTE MARTINEZ (2020), Manager of First Impressions; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

KRISTINA MATHWIG (2018), Allied Health Program Director; BS, Medaille College; BS, MPS, State University of New York, Upstate Medical University.

DAVID McCANN (2019), Parking Services Specialist.

JACOB MCDANIEL (2020), Acting Area Coordinator; BA, George Fox University.

WILLIAM McGOWAN (2021), Assistant Diving Coach; AAS, Westchester Community College; BFA, Purchase College; MA, Stony Brook University.

SHANNON McHALE (2020), Head Women's Lacrosse Coach; BS, State University of New York; MS, Ithaca College.

HEATHER McKIM (2008), Director of Institutional Research and Decision Support; BS, Wichita State University; MEd, University of Illinois - Chicago.

SEAN McKINNEY (2008), Associate Head Baseball Coach; BA, Mesa State College; MS, University of Wyoming.

MICHAEL McNEELY (2015), Applications Programmer; BA, Ft. Lewis College.

KIMBERLY MEDINA (2021), Acting Assistant VP of Enrollment Management; AAS, BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, University of Phoenix

MICHAEL MEENS (2007), Senior Systems Administrator; BS, Mesa State College.

BREANNE MEIER (2005), Director of University Center; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

JARED MEIER (2004), Director of Alumni Relations; BBA, Mesa State College.

ALISHA MENDELSON (2013), Office Manager-Intercollegiate Athletics; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

MICHAEL MENDOZA (2019), Assistant Wrestling Coach; BA, California State University; MA, Adams State College.

MARIANNE S. MERCADO (2006), Processing Coordinator; BFA, University of Colorado.

TRAVIS MERCADO (2018), Women's Wrestling Head Coach; BS, MS, California State University.

STEVEN METHENY (2021), Director of the Montrose Center; BS, New Mexico State University; ME, University of Colorado.

BETHANY MEYER (2015), Operations Manager - Bookstore; BEnvd, University of Colorado.

NOAH MILLER (2020), Custodian Team Member.

TAMI MITTAN (2014), Applications Programmer; AAS, Southeast Technical Institute.

JAMIE MOATS (2019), Career and College Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

CARRIE MOORE (2019), Professional Staff Assistant .

JAMES MOORE (2021), Acting Athletics Event Coordinator; BS, University of Nebraska; MS, Colorado Mesa University.

DANIEL MORALES (2012), Custodial Team Member.

MARIO MORALES (2021), Student Success Advisor-Mentor Specialist. 

ANNEKE MORESCO (2021), Veterinary Technology Program Director; DVM, Colorado State University; PhD, University of California.

EMILY MORRIS (2017), Research Services Coordinator; BS, University of Colorado; MLS, University of Denver.

KIERRA MORTON (2020), Custodial Team Member.

TROY MOYER (2019), Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach; BS, Sacred Heart University.

SHANAE MUNDEE (2019), Director of Student Life; AS, Utah Valley; BS, The University of Utah; MS, Grand Canyon University. 

STEPHEN MUNDEE (2018), Head Athletic Trainer; BS, The University of Utah; MS, Adams State University.

TRACY MUNDY (2006), Grants Specialist; AA, Colorado Mesa University.

CHRISTINE MURPHY (2014), Director of Developmental Programs & Tutorial Learning Center; BA, Regis University; MS, Capella University.

SHAUNA NAGY (2017), Laboratory Technician-Clinical Education Center (CEC) Simulation; Secretarial Science, Western Colorado School of Business.

KARLA NEPHEW (2015), Assistant Coordinator of Testing Services; BS, University of Wisconsin - Madison.

RILEY NEWCOMER (2018), Assistant Football Coach; BA, MS, University of Nebraska at Kearney.

SHANE NIKSIC (2021), Head Cross Country Coach; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

ERIN NIX (2012), Director of Educational Testing and Accomodations; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, Adams State University.

LYNN NORDINE (2012), Director of Campus Recreation; AAS, BA, Colorado Mesa University.

RANDI NUSSER (2019), Business Services Manager; BSBA, MBA, Colorado State University-Pueblo.

KELLY O'CONNELL (2006), Senior Research Analyst; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

BRIAN O'CONNOR (2021), Custodial Team Member.

MEGAN O'NEILL (2016), Executive Assistant to the President; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

RAFAEL OROZCO (2021), Director of TRIO Student Support Services Programs; Colorado Mesa University BA; MSW, University of Denver.

JESSE ORTIZ (2017), Telecommunications Systems Administrator.

AARON OSBORNE (2019), Coordinator of Special Projects-Academic Affairs; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MS, University of Denver.

JENNIFER PACHECO (2017), Instructional Designer;  BA, Colorado Mesa University,  MS, Walden University

ANDREW PARRO (2021), Assistant Swim Coach; BA, Arizona State University

STEPHANIE PARSONS (2013), COSI Admissions Counselor & Academic Coach; BS, California Lutheran University.

JENNIFER PENICK (2021), Student Success Advisor; BS, ME, Wright State University.

KRISTIN PETERSON (1994), Coordinator of Returning Student Services; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

KEEGAN PFEIFFER (2013), Energy, Utilities & Sustainability Manager; BBA, MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

RENAE PHILLIPS (2008), Professional Staff Assistant; BS, Mesa State College; MS, Western Illinois University.

JEFF PIPER (2013), Manager of Business Services; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

CARSON PIPHER (2019), Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

CHARLES PIPHER (2006), Head Wrestling Coach; BS, Colorado State University, Pueblo.

HANNAH POLLART (2016), Assistant Women's Basketball Coach; BA, MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

KARL POND (2020), HVAC Technician. 

ELIZABETH PRICKETT (2018), Specialist of Next Generation Learning; BA, Messiah College; MA, Geneva College.

SHANNON PUMPHREY (1996), Human Resources Generalist; AAS, BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

SYLVIA RAEL (2006), Library Director; BA, Washington State University; MLIS, Louisiana State University.

PRICILLA RAIN (2019), Senior Admissions Counselor; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

LINDA RAMIREZ (2021), Residence Hall Coordinator; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

BRYAN REED (2021), Coordinator for Agriculture Technology Innovation and Education; BA, San Diego State University.

JAMES REED (2015), Manager of Enrollment Systems; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

MICHAEL REEDER (2015), Assistant Director of the Monfort Human Performance Laboratory; DO, Ohio University.

TIM REETZ (2018), Assistant Track & Field/Cross Country Coach; BA, Adams State College.

ERIN REICHLE (2018), Area Coordinator; BS, Colorado Mesa University

JOANNE REIS (2006), Professional Staff Assistant to the VPAA; BS, Bemidji State University 

MEGAN REMEC (2020), Head Women's Soccer Coach; BA, MS, Purdue University.

KELLY REUSS (2015), Director of Student Services; BS, University of Phoenix; MA, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

BRENNA REYNOLDS (2021), Accounting Systems and Collections Coordinator; AAS, Colorado Northwestern Community College; BS, Franklin University; MS, University of Wyoming.

TAYLOR RICHARDS (2021), Assistant Football Coach; BS, Purdue University.

KAYLIN RIPPLE (2017), Auxiliary Lead Custodian.

HENRY RITCHIE (2020), Coordinator of UC Operations; BA, MA, Regis University.

KAYLEE ROMO (2019), Athletic Trainer; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

BRYAN ROOKS (1997), Co-Director of Athletics/Internal Operations/Compliance & Student Services; BS, Mesa State College.

ERIN ROOKS (2001), Special Projects Coordinator; BBA, Mesa State College.

JOSHUA ROSENBAUM (2018), Instructional Designer; AS, BS, Johnson & Wales University; ME, UNC Charlotte.

PATRIC ROSTEL (2013), Assistant Cycling Coach; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

JOSHUA RUSSELL (2017), Acting Integrated Services Specialist and Academic Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

BRENDAN RYAN (2015), Assistant Director of Recruitment; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

MARK RYAN (2018), Acting Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach; MS, Concordia University.

HECTOR SALAS (2020), Area Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

EMILY SAMS (2013), Development Associate; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

BETTE SCHANS (1994), Director of Health Sciences; BS, Metropolitan State College; MS, University of Colorado; Ph.D., Colorado State University.

TRICIA SCHILLIG (2019), Professional Staff Assistant to the Physician Assistant Program.

JENNIFER SCHMALZ (2013), Budget Services Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

TARA SCHULTZ (2018), Acting Payroll Manager; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

TAYLOR SCHULTZ (2017), Assistant Director of Financial Aid Systems; BBA, MBA, Colorado Mesa University.

JESSE SCOTT (2013), Student Mentor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

RICHARD SCOTT (2019), Instruction & Research Librarian; MLS, University of Kentucky.

ANITA SEAMANS (2021), POST Academy Director; MA; PhD; Our Lady of the Lake University. 

TRACIE SEURER (2020), Electronic Resources Coordinator; BA, University of California, San Diego; MA, University of South Florida. 

MELISSA SHAMMO (2018), Integrated Student Services Specialist; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

ANNIE SHOBERG (2017), Professional Staff Assistant - Business; BBA, Colorado Mesa University; MBA, University of Hawaii at Manoa.

MICHAEL SISCO (2021), Custodial Team Member.

ERIC SISNEROS (2014), Applications Administrator; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

DAVID SKAFF (2012), Acting Head Sand Volleyball Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

BILL SLAUGHTER (2014), HVAC Technician.

RYAN SLONE (2021), Residence Hall Coordinator; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

ALEXANDER SMITH (2019), FIRS Laboratory Manager; BA, Portland State University.

DAVID SMITH (2013), Assistant Tennis Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

JEREMY SMITH (2007), Senior Graphic Artist and Brand Manager; BA, Mesa State College.

LISA SMITH (2015), Graphic Artist & Creative Projects Manager; BA, Ft. Lewis College.

VINCENT SMITH (2013), Head Men's Lacrosse Coach; BA, Hampden-Sydney College; MA, Concordia University Irvine.

ASHLEY SOARES (2021), Chemistry Lab Coordinator; BS, Bridgewater State University.

RYAN SPENCER (2018), Auxiliary Custodian.

ED STEHLIN (2012), Acting Aquatics Director/Coach; BA, Western State College.

ALISON STEIGERWALD (2020), TRIO-SSS Program Coordinator; BA, Guilford College; MA, University of North Carolina; PhD, University of Iowa.

JOHN STEWART (2013), Assistant Director of Federal Processing; BA, Flagler College.

BRIANNA STRONG (2020), Assistant Volleyball/Sand Volleyball Coach; BA, University of Northern Colorado.

SCOTT SULLIVAN (2018), Head Men's Golf Coach; BS, San Diego State University.

WHITNEY SUTTON (1996), Director of Budgeting and Auxiliary Allocation Administrative Support - Food Services; BS, Mesa State College.

LARA SWANSON (2015), Associate Director of Transfer Services; BS, Colorado Christian University.

JOSEPH TAYLOR (2005), Controller; BA, Fort Lewis College.

HOLLY TEAL (1997), Registrar; BS, Mesa State College; MS, Regis University

EMILY THOM (2017), Manager of Wellness and Fitness; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

DEREK THORNGRAN (2016), Auxiliary Custodian.

MELISSA TOLSON (2018), Manager of Orientation and Campus Visitation Programs; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

RYAN TRAN-SWOPE (2016), Head Strength and Conditioning Coach; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

KAREN TUCKER (2016), Admissions Counselor - Processing; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

ANDREW TYLER (2021), Rural Health Mentorship Coordinator; BS, Tulane University.

PUA UTU (2015), Director of Campus Safety & Student Conduct.

SARAH VESCIO (2021), IRIS Advisor; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

JACKIE VLCEK (2019), IRIS Advisor; BS, University of Nebraska.

TAYLOR WAGNER (2012), Head Women's Basketball Coach; AA, Otero Junior College; BA, University of Alaska Anchorage.

MEGAN WAGONER (2021), Manager of Enrollment Outreach; BA, Vanguard University; MA, Biola University.

ANNA LEE WALKER (2016), Behavioral Health Coordinator; BS, University of Northern Colorado; MA, Adams State College.

JAMES WALKER (2006), Head of Technical Services; BMus, MS, Loma Linda University; MS, University of Southern California.

CORI WARD (2020), Career and College Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

THOMAS WATSON (2002), Computer Support Manager; BS, US Coast Guard Academy.

KATE WENDER (2019), PA Program Director; BS, University of California; MS, San Jose State University.

MICHAEL WENDER (2019), Head Swimming/Assistant Triathlon Coach; BS, The University of Vermont; MA, California State University.

JASON WEST (2017), Systems Administrator; BS, Westwood College.

WENDY WEST (2016), Club Sports Athletic Trainer; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

ALISSA WHISMAN (2018), Registration Manager; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

AMBER WHISMAN (2020), Acting Records and Registrar Specialist; BA, Colorado Mesa University. 

KENDRA WHITFIELD (2018), Web Communications Specialist; BFA, Colorado Mesa University

McLAIN WHITNEY (2019), Assistant Athletic Trainer; AS, Dixie State University; BS, University of Utah; MS, University of Connecticut

CHRIS WILCOX (2009), Student Services Coordinator, Montrose Campus; BS, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; MS, Troy University.

BRENNA WILKERSON (2016), Director of Integrated Services and Advising; BA, Auburn University; MA, University of Nevada.

LOGAN WILLIAMS (2020), IRIS Advisor; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, Adams State University.

 ROBERT WILSON (2010), Engineering Machinist/Laboratory Technician; BS, Mesa State College.

DAVID WING (2003), Senior Applications Programmer; BS, Mesa State College.

KATHY YEAGER (2019), Head Bus Driver.

 

Department Heads

Art - Suzie Garner
Biological Sciences - Carrie McVean-Waring
Business - Christine Noel
Center for Teacher Education - Blake Bickham
Mathematics and Statistics - Lisa Driskell
Engineering, Computer Science and Construction Management - Scott Bevill
Health Sciences - Bette Schans
Kinesiology - Jeremy Hawkins
Languages, Literature, and Mass Communication - Barry Laga
Music - Darin Kamstra
Physical and Environmental Sciences - James Ayers
Social and Behavioral Sciences - Jessica Herrick
Theatre Arts- Mo LaMee

 

 

 

 


Colorado Mesa University Faculty

THOMAS ACKER (1999), Professor of Spanish; BS, Kutztown University; MA, PhD, Temple University.

WILLIAM ADAMS (2017), Assistant Professor of Business - Construction Management; BS, University of Georgia; MS, MBA, Kennesaw State University; PhD, Texas State University.

WILLIAM AIKENS (2016), Instructor of Music; BM, Duquesne University; MM, University of Cincinnati; DMA, Arizona State University.

SHELLY ALMROTH (2021), Instructor of Nursing; AAS, Owens Community College; BS, Regis University; MS, Western Governors University.

BRENT ALUMBAUGH (2010), Instructor of Kinesiology; BA, Mesa State College; MS, University of New Mexico.

TYLER ANDERSON (2006), Professor of Spanish; AA, Ricks College; BA, MA, Brigham Young University; PhD, Pennsylvania State University.

JASON ANDREWS (2017), Assistant Professor of Speech; BFA, St. Andrews Presbyterian College; MA, University of Florida; Ph.D, Penn State.

SHERINE ANTOUN (2019), Assistant Professor of Computer Science; BCS, MPhil, PhD, University of Wollongong.

ANDRES ASLAN (1999), Professor of Geology; BS, Brown University; MS, PhD, University of Colorado.

JAMES AYERS (2007), Associate Professor of Physical Sciences - Chemistry and Department Head of PES; BS, University of Texas; PhD, Stanford University.

SEIF AZGHANDI (2021), Assistant Professor of Computer Science; MS, University of Colorado. 

NATE BACHMAN (2021), Instructor of Exercise Science; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Colorado State University.

DIANA BAILEY (2010), Associate Professor of Nursing; ASN, Mesa State College; BSN, Mesa State College; MSN, Walden University.

GREGORY BAKER (2019), Associate Professor of Geology; BS, MS, Lehigh University; PhD, The University of Kansas.

CARLOS BALDO (2017), Assistant Professor of Business Management; BBA, Fermín Toro University; MBA, Lynn University; MS, DBA, Pablo de Olavide University.

JENNE BALDWIN-EATON (2016), Technical Instructor of Viticulture and Enology; BA, California State University.

DENA BANTA CORONA (2020), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, Colorado Mesa University; MSN, Walden University.

NICHOLAS BARDO (2018), Assistant Professor of Teacher Education; BA, Brown University; MA, Bowling Green State University; PhD, University of South Florida.

ANDREA BARNARD (2013), Instructor of Mathematics/Statistics; BS, Brigham Young University; MEd, University of Texas, Arlington.

RAM BASNET (2013), Associate Professor of Computer Science; BS Colorado Mesa University; MS, PhD, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology.

SUSAN BECKER (1996), Professor of Psychology; BA Reed College; MA, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs; PhD, University of Arizona.

MARGOT BECKTELL (2005), Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; BS, Mesa State College; PhD, Cornell University.

KATE BELKNAP (2011), Instructor of English; BA, University of the South; MA, University of Dallas.

AMANDA BENZIN (2017), Assistant Professor of Dance; BA, The State University of New York at Buffalo; MFA, University of Colorado  

LAURA BERG (2021), Assistant Professor of Theatre; BA, Baldwin Wallace University; MFA, DePaul University.

JEREMY BERGEN (2009), Assistant Professor of Computer Science; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Georgia Institute of Technology

ANA BERRIZBEITIA (2018), Assistant Professor of Mathematics; BS, MA, The University of Texas at Austin; PhD, The University of Iowa.

KELLY BEVILL (2011), Associate Professor of Civil Engineering; BS, University of Colorado; MS, Cornell University.

SCOTT BEVILL (2010), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; BS, University of Denver; MS, Stanford University; PhD, Stanford University.

BLAKE BICKHAM (2007), Professor of Teacher Education; BA, MA, Texas A & M University; EdD, University of Houston.

CATHERINE BONAN-HAMADA (1996), Professor of Mathematics; BS, MS, Colorado State University; PhD, University of Colorado.

EDWARD BONAN-HAMADA (1997), Associate Professor of Mathematics; BA, University of Rochester; MA, University of Hawaii; PhD, University of Colorado.

ELIZABETH BRANSCUM (2016), Technical Instructor of Culinary Arts; BS, University of Central Missouri.

AMY BRONSON (2017), Physician Assistant Program Director and Assistant Vice President of Research and Innovation, Assistant Professor; BA, Metropolitan State University of Denver; EdD, Bethel University.

HOLLY BUGLEWICZ (2016), Instructor of Speech; BS, MA, University of Nebraska.

LORI BURNS (2021), Technical Instructor of Veterinary Technology; AAS.

BONNIE BUTLER (2011), Instructor of English; BA, Fort Lewis College; MA, Colorado State University.

JOSHUA BUTLER (2004), Professor of Art; BFA, Colorado State University; MFA, Colorado State University.

RUIYING CAI (2018), Assistant Professor of Hospitality Management; BA, Xiamen University; MS, Oklahoma State University; PhD, Washington State University.

ROBIN CALLAND (2009), Associate Professor of English; BA, University of Colorado-Denver, MA, PhD, University of Colorado-Boulder.

CHRIS CALVER (2021), Technical Instructor of Manufacturing Technology.

WILLIAM CAMPBELL (2013), Technical Instructor of Welding; BS Utah Valley University.

 CHRISTOPHER CARCIA (2021), Associate Professor  of Physical Therapy/Program Director; BS, Beaver College; MS, MGH Institute of Health Professions; PhD, University of Virginia. 

BROOKE CARLSON (2021), Instructor of English; BA, Bowdoin College; MA, PhD, University of Southern California.

MICHAEL CARLTON (2012), Assistant Technical Professor of Manufacturing Technology - Machining; AA, Mesa Community College.

COLIN CARMAN (2013), Assistant Professor of English; BA, Hamilton College; MA, PhD, University of California Santa Barbara.

MICHAEL CARSTEN (2010), Technical Instructor-Transportation Services.

CHRISTOPHER CARTER (2021), Instructor of Chemistry; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

PAULA CASEY (1998), Instructor of Speech; BS, Northern Arizona University; MA, Northern Arizona University.

TIM CASEY (1997), Professor of Political Science; BS, Northern Arizona University; MA, University of San Francisco; PhD, Arizona State University.

KARL CASTLETON (2014), Associate Professor of Computer Science; AAS, BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Washington State University.

DEARTHA CHAMBERS (2017), Instructor of Speech; BS, MA, Ball State University.

THERESA CHASE (2014), Associate Professor of Nursing/Mental Health; BA, Western State College; MA, University of Denver; MA, University of Santa Monica; ND, University of Colorado.

SHIANG-LIH CHEN-McCAIN (2018), Assistant Professor of Marketing; BBA, Providence University; MS, PhD, University of Nevada Las Vegas.

CYNTHIA CHOVICH (2007), Professor of Education; BS, Cal State San Marcos; MA, Grand Canyon University; EdD, Walden University.

CAROL CHRIST (2004), Instructor of English; BA, Mesa State College; MFA, Colorado State University.

RHONDA CLARIDGE (1999), Instructor of English; BA, New York University; MA, University of Colorado.

KELLY COFFIN (2009), Instructor of Nursing; AS, Washburn University; BS, Washburn University; MS, Walden University.

CHRISTOPHER COHU (2020), Assistant Professor of Environmental Science; BA; Western Colorado University; PhD, Colorado State University.

DAVID COLLINS (2007), Professor of Physics; BS, Rhodes University; PhD, University of Texas at Austin.

MELISSA CONNOR (2012), Professor of Forensic Anthropology and Director of Forensic Anthropological Research Center; BA, MA, University of Wisconsin; PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

PATRICE CONNORS (2019), Assistant Professor of Biology-Zoologist; BS, Ithaca College; PhD, The University of Utah.

A'LANNE CONRAD (2019), Assistant Clinical Professor of Physician Assistant Studies; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MS, University of the Sciences.

JILL CORDOVA (1992), Professor of Kinesiology; BA, MA, Humboldt State University; PhD, University of New Mexico.

BLAKE CROSSLEY (2007), Instructor of Spanish; BA, MA, Brigham Young University.

EVAN CURTIS (2019), Assistant Professor of Art; BFA, Purchase College; MFA, Savannah College.

TRACY CYR (2017), Instructor of Biology; BS, University of California - Riverside; MS, Washington State University; PhD, University of Missouri - Columbia.

TIMOTHY D'ANDREA (2008), Professor of Chemistry; BS, Ursinus College; PhD, University of Colorado.

MICHAEL DELANEY (2008), Professor of Criminal Justice; BA, Transylvania University; JD, Salmon P. Chase College of Law; PhD, University of Cincinnati.

KATHLEEN DIEHL (2021), Assistant Professor of Dance; BA, State University of New York; MFA, The College at Brockport; MS, Case Western Reserve University.

ERIN DONOVAN (2018), Assistant Professor of Nursing; ASN, BSN, MSN, EdD, College of St. Mary.

KATIE DREILING (2011), Associate Professor of Criminal Justice; BA, St. Cloud State University; MS, St Cloud State University; PhD, South Dakota State University.

LISA DRISKELL (2010), Associate Professor of Mathematics; BS, Central Michigan University; PhD, Purdue University.

CASEY DRY (2017), Technical Instructor of Manufacturing Technology; AAS, Colorado Mesa University

LYNN DUNCAN (2011), Assistant Professor of Nursing and Coordinator of Clinical Education Center; BSN, South Dakota State University; MSN, Colorado Mesa University.

MEGAN DUNEGAN (2019), Surgical Technology Program Director/Instructor; AAS, Austin Community College.

ERIC ELLIOTT (2015), Associate Professor of Art; BA, University of California - Berkeley; MFA, University of Washington - Seattle.

KRISTY EMERSON (2019), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, Colorado Mesa University; MPH, University of Northern Colorado.

MEGAN ENGLUND (2013), Technical Instructor of Marketing Education; BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

LORRIE ETENBURN (2020), Instructor of Surgical Technology.

JULIET EVANS (2013), Instructor of Nursing; AAS, LPN, AS, Central Oregon Community College; BSN, Colorado Mesa University.

KATHY FARRELL (2019), Instructor of Math; BS, MS, Florida Atlantic University; Ms, University of Florida.

CATHY FELLER (2011), Associate Professor of Nursing; BA, Brandeis University; BSN, University of Maine; MSN, Walden University.

CASSANDRA FENTON (2016), Assistant Professor of Geology; BA, University of Rochester; MS, University of Salzburg; MS, PhD, University of Utah.

CAROLYN FERREIRA-LILLO (2009), Assistant Technical Professor of Process Control Technology; AAS, Queensborough Community College; BS, City College of New York; MS, State University of New York at Stony Brook.

MARC FISCHER (2011), Instructor of Math; BS, Mesa State College; MS, Ruhr Universitat Bochum.

SEAN FLANIGAN (2006), Associate Professor of Music; BS, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign; MM, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign; DMA, University of North Texas-Denton.

GLENN C. FOSSETT (2004), Assistant Professor of Accounting; BA, University of Missouri at Kansas City; MBA, Western State College.

JEREMY FRANKLIN (2007), Instructor of Theatre - Music Theatre; BM, Ouachita Baptist University.

THERESA FRIEDMAN (2002), Professor of Mathematics; BS, Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia; MS, PhD, Lehigh University - Bethlehem, PA.

LISA FRIEL-REDIFER (1998), Professor of Teacher Education; BA, University of California - Santa Barbara; MEd, EdD, Northern Arizona University.

KEITH FRITZ (1997), Professor of Kinesiology; BS, Oregon State University; MS, PhD, University of New Mexico.

TERESA (SUZIE) GARNER (1995), Professor of Graphic Arts and Department Head of Art; BFA, MA, Stephen F. Austin State University; MFA, West Texas A & M.

ALICIA GEARY (2019), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, Colorado Mesa University.

TJ GERLACH (2005), Professor of English, BA, University of Utah; MFA, University of Utah; PhD, University of Denver.

BARBARA GEIGER (2000), Instructor of English; BA, MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

ANN GILLES (2014), Associate Professor of Teacher Education; BS, MA, Ohio State University; PhD, University of South Florida.

SUE GOEBEL (1998), Associate Professor of Nursing; BSN, MS, University of North Dakota.

JAMES GOETZ (1999), Technical Instructor of Transportation Services; AAS, Mesa State College.

JUSTIN GOLLOB (2008), Professor of Political Science; BS, Idaho State University; MA, PhD, Temple University.

RENEE GOOD (2018), Instructor of Biology; BS, Washington State University; PhD, University of Colorado.

LUCY GRAHAM (2016), Interim Director of Nursing Education/Assistant Professor of Nursing - BSN Community Health; BA, BSN, University of Kansas; MPH, University of Northern Colorado; PhD, University of Colorado.

MICHALENE GREBSKI (2020), Instructor of Psychology; BS, The Pennsylvania State University; MA, Rosemont College; PhD, Silesian University of Technology.

NICOLE GRIDER (2016), Instructor of Speech; BS, MA, University of Central Missouri.

OLGA GRISAK (2013), Associate Professor of Radiologic Technology/Clinical Coordinator; BS, MS, State University Ukraine.

GEOFFREY GURKA (2001), Professor of Accounting; BA, University of Connecticut; MA, Florida State University; PhD, Michigan State University.

DAMION GUSTAFSON (2016), Technical Instructor of Welding; AAS, Colorado Mesa University.

PHILIP GUSTAFSON (1998), Professor of Mathematics; BS, State University of New York - Oneonta; MS, PhD, Washington State University.

KRISTEN HAGUE (2001), Professor of English; BA, Providence College; MA, PhD, University of New Mexico.

ELI HALL (2011), Associate Professor of Art-Graphic Design; BFA, Missouri State University; MA, Lindenwood University; MFA, Colorado State University.

KATHLEEN HALL (2015), Associate Professor of Nursing; BS, University of Maryland; BSN., University of Alabama Huntsville; MSN, PhD, University of Arizona.

PAUL HAMPTON (2012), Associate Professor of Biology; BS, Eastern Illinois University; MS, University of Texas at Tyler; PhD, University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

JENNIFER HANCOCK (2008), Associate Professor of English; BA, PhD, Oklahoma State University, MFA, Sarah Lawrence College.

ERIEK HANSEN (2013), Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; BS, MS, Utah State University; PhD, University of Wyoming

SHELLY HANSEN (2021), Instructor of Mathematics; BA, Azusa Pacific University; MA, Colorado Mesa University. 

MICHELLE HANSON (2002), Instructor of English; BA, University of California; MLS, University of Arizona; MA, The University of New Hampshire.

JESSE HARMON (2019), Technical Instructor of Construction Electrician.

TIMOTHY S. HATTEN (1995), Professor of Business Administration; BA, Western State College; MS, Central Missouri State; PhD, University of Missouri.

JEREMY HAWKINS (2013), Associate Professor of Kinesiology/Program Director of Athletic Training Education; MS, Oregon State University; BS, PhD, Brigham Young University.

DEBORAH HENDERSON (2014), Technical Instructor of Baking; AA, Mesa Junior College.

MEGAN HENLEY (2016), Assistant Professor of Sociology; BA University of California - Irvine; MA, PhD, University of Arizona.

ADRIAN HERRERA (2021), Assistant Professor of Piano and Commercial Keyboard; MA, Queens College; DMA, University fo Illinois.

JESSICA HERRICK (1995), Professor of Psychology and Department Head of Social and Behavioral Sciences; BA, MS, PhD, University of Wyoming.

CHELSIE HESS (2016), Assistant Professor of Psychology; BA, University of Wyoming; MA, PhD, University of Northern Colorado.

KRISTIN HEUMANN (2011), Associate Professor of Kinesiology; BA, Northwestern College; MS, Arizona State University; PhD, Arizona State University.

RAELYNN HILGENFELD (2020), Instructor of Nursing; AAS, Colorado Mesa University; BSN, Walden University.

JONATHAN HINKLE (2012), Associate Professor of Music-Director of Bands; BME, MME, PhD, Florida State University.

DENISE HOCTOR (2012), Instructor of Teacher Education; BS, Eastern Michigan University; MA, Western State College.

CALVIN HOFER (1998), Professor of Music and Department Head of Music; BA, South Dakota State University; MME, University of Wisconsin; DMA, University of Northern Texas.

PAM HOLDER (2014), Technical Instructor/Program Director EMS.

JANICE HOLVOET (2016), Assistant Professor of Nursing; BSN, MS, University of Colorado; PhD, Northcentral University.

BRIAN HOSTERMAN (2014), Associate Professor of Physics; BS, Denison University; MS, PhD, University of Nevada Las Vegas.

GARY HYPES (2021), Instructor of Accounting; BS, West Liberty University; MBA, University of Phoenix; JD, West Virginia University.

ERIKA JACKSON (2010), Professor of History; BA, Michigan State University; MA, Loyola University Chicago; PhD, Michigan State University.

ELIOT JENNINGS (2013), Associate Professor of Public Administration/Public Safety; BS, MPA, PhD, University of North Texas.

RHONDA JOHNSON (2019), Technical Instructor of Applied Business and Marketing.

VERNER JOHNSON (1989), Professor of Geology; BA, MS, Southern Illinois University; PhD, University of Tennessee.

JACOB JONES (2011), Associate Professor of Psychology; BS, Bluefield College; MS, Radford University; PhD, Indiana State University.

KRISTEN NICOLE JONES (2011), Associate Professor of Psychology; BA, Emory & Henry College; MS, Radford University; PhD, Ball State University.

LABECCA JONES (2013), Instructor of English; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MFA, Oklahoma State University.

GEORGANN JOUFLAS (2006), Instructor of Business; BA, University of Colorado; MBA, The George Washington University.

JEREMY JURGENS (2013), Instructor of English; BS, Utah Valley University; MA, Oregon State University.

DARIN KAMSTRA (2004), Professor of Music; BM, Eastern Washington University-Cheney; MM, University of Northern Colorado; PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana.

ALAA KASSIR (2008), Assistant Technical Professor of Developmental Mathematics; BS, MS, University of Wisconsin.

HAPPY KATZER (2019), Instructor of Nursing; AAS, Colorado Mesa University; BS, Southern New Hampshire University.

MAREN KEMPTON (2019), Assistant Technical Professor of Agriculture; BS, Colorado State University.

DEBORAH KENNARD (2005), Professor of Environmental Science; BA, Trinity University; MS, University of Florida, PhD, University of Florida.

SUZANNE KENNEY (2006), Instructor of Chemistry; BS, MS, Clarkson University.

SCOTT KESSLER (2010), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology; BS, University of Missouri; MS, University of Missouri; PhD, University of Missouri.

YOUNGMIN KIM (2019), Assistant Professor of Physics; BS, Pacific Union College; MS, PhD, University of Paderborn.

CLAY KING (2017), Assistant Professor of Statistics; BA, Austin College; MS, Texas A&M University; Ph.D, Baylor University.

MICHELLE KING (2021), Program Director/Assistant Professor of Social Work; BA, Austin College; MSW, Baylor University.

TIFFANY KINNEY (2017), Assistant Professor of English; BA, Westminster College; MA, University of Oregon; PhD, University of Utah.

ADAM KLUCK (2018), Assistant Professor of Music/Director of Vocal Ensembles; BME, MM, University of Northern Colorado; D.M.A, University of Wisconsin.

SUSAN KONANTZ (2015), Instructor of Developmental Education - English; MA, National University; MLS, University of Oregon; ME, Lesley University; Ed.D, Walden University.

AMY KORNKVEN (2018), Biology Lab Instructor; BS, University of Wisconsin; PhD, University of Oklahoma.

TIFFANY KRAGNES (2020), Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; BA, Iowa State University; MPA, Upper Iowa University; JD, Drake University; PhD, Walden University.

PAM KRCH (2020), Instructor of History; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, New Mexico State University; PhD, The University of Texas at El Paso. 

BRIAN KRINKE (2017), Instructor of Music; BM, Curtis School of Music; MM, Juilliard.

ERIC LACKEY (2016), Instructor of English; BA, MA, University of Kansas; MFA, University of Texas.

BARRY LAGA (1997), Professor of English; BA, MA, Brigham Young University; PhD, Purdue University.

RICHARD LAMEE (2012), Associate Professor of Theatre; BA, Loretto Heights College; MFA, National theater Conservatory.

SARAH LANCI (2015), Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; BS, Michigan State University; MS, Colorado School of Mines.

AMANDA LAVELLE (2018), Assistant Professor of Biology-Cellular Molecular; BS, PhD, University of California.

YEN-SHENG LEE (2018), Assistant Professor of Finance; MS, Yuan Ze University; MS, University of Missouri, MS, PhD, University of New Orleans.

MICHAEL LEGATE (2014), Instructor of Theatre Arts & Sound/Lighting Designer/Technical Director; AA, Flathead Community College; BFA, University of Montana - Missoula; MFA, University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

SOFIA LEON (2021), Instructor of Spanish; BA, Colorado Mesa Unviersity. 

MICHELE LEWIS (2020), Instructor of Nursing; AAS, Colorado Northwestern Community College; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Western Governors University.

TYLER LIFF (2011), Instructor of Business; AAS, Mesa State College; BS, MS, Colorado State University.

RICHARD LIVACCARI (1997), Professor of Geology; BS, University of New Mexico; MS, State University of New York - Albany; PhD, University of New Mexico.

KINDRA LOYD (2015), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, Colorado Mesa University.

WARREN MACEVOY (2001), Professor of Computer Science; BS, Mesa State College; MS, PhD, University of Arizona.

MAE MacINTIRE (2019), Instructor of Psychology; BA, University of Cincinnati; MS, Springfield College; PhD, University of North Texas.

MICHAEL MAHONEY (2016), Technical Instructor of Technology Integration; BA, California State University - Northridge. 

BRIDGET MARSHALL (2012), Associate Professor of Nursing; DNP, University of Utah.

BRITT MATHWICH (2011), Associate Professor of Business; BA, The University of New Mexico, MA, Eastern New Mexico University.

STEPHANIE MATLOCK (2000), Instructor of Biology; BA, University of Colorado; MS, Montana State University.

AMY MAURER (2021), Assistant Professor of Chemistry; BS, Colorado Mesa University; PhD, Colorado School of Mines.

TRACY MATTHEWS (2011), Instructor of Medical Lab Technology and Program Director MLT; BS, University of Arkansas; MS, University of Northern Dakota.

DANIEL McCLINTOCK (2007), Technical Instructor of Visual Communications; BA, Mesa State College.

McCOLLUM, RICHELLE (2021), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, Colorado Mesa University.

CHRIS McCOY (2021), Lead Technical Instructor of Fire Science.

MAX McFARLAND (2010), Instructor of Mathematics; AS, AAS, BS, Mesa State College; ME, University of Colorado - Boulder.

DENISE McKENNEY (1996), Professor of Biology and Department Head of Biological Sciences; BS, New Mexico State University; PhD, North Carolina State University-Raleigh.

CHRISTOPHER McKIM (2013), Assistant Professor of Music; BM, Wichita State University; MM, Arizona State University; DMA, University of Colorado.

KYLE McQUADE (2007), Professor of Biology; BS, Millikin University; PhD, University of Wisconsin.

CARRIE McVEAN (1996), Professor of Biology; BS, DVM, Colorado State University.

MICHELLE MELLENTHIN (2019), Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering; BS, Milwaukee School of Engineering; PhD, Colorado State University.

STEPHEN MERINO (2016), Associate Professor of Sociology; MS, University of Michigan; MA, PhD, Pennsylvania State University.

JOSHUA MEUWLY (2014), Technical Instructor of Digital Design; BA, The Art Institute of Colorado.

DANIEL MEYER (2018), Assistant Clinical Professor of Physician Assistant Studies; BA, University of Colorado;  MS, Des Moines University.

CHAD MIDDLETON (2006), Professor of Physics; BS, Eastern Illinois University PhD, University of Tennessee.

GREG MIKOLAI (2011), Lecturer of Mass Communication and Television Producer; BA, University of St. Thomas.

ERIC MILES (2015), Associate Professor of Mathematics; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, PhD, Colorado State University.

DAVID MILLER (2014), Technical Instructor of Developmental Education - Math; BS, MAED, Colorado Mesa University.

LESLIE MILLER (1998), Associate Professor of Philosophy; BA, Mesa State College; MA, PhD, Claremont Graduate University.

TROY MILLER (2013), Assistant Professor of Construction Management & Coordinator of the Construction Management Program; BS, Brigham Young University; MS; Colorado State University.

DANIEL MILLWARD (2018), Assistant Clinical Professor of Physician Assistant Studies; BS, Brigham Young University; MMS, Salus University.

SLOANE MILSTEIN (2019), Assistant Professor of Kinesiology; BBA, The University of New Mexico; M.Ed, Temple University; E.D, Southern Connecticut State University.

HOLLY MITCHELL (2017), Instructor of Math; BS, MS, Texas Woman's University.

BRAD MONTGOMERY-ANDERSON (2018), Associate Professor of English; BA, University of Colorado; MA, The University of Illinois at Chicago; MA, PhD, The University of Kansas.

CAITLIN MOORE (2021), Instructor of Music-Voice;BME, Lee University; MM, McGill University.

DANIELLE MORETTI MARTIN (2018), Instructor of Mass Communications; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MS, Montana State University.

ALLISON MORRIS (2011), Instructor of English; BA, Texas A&M University; MA, Texas A&M University.

JOHN NIZALOWSKI (1992), Instructor of English; BA, SUNY at Binghamton; MA, University of Delaware.

CHRISTINE NOEL (2017), Associate Professor of Accounting; BS, Metropolitan State University; MS, University of Colorado; PhD, Trident University.

JODI NOGA (2017), Assistant Professor of Nursing; BSN, South Dakota State University; MSN, Regis University.

STEVEN NORMAN (2016), Professor of Business; BS, MBA, University of Colorado; PhD, University of Nebraska.

HOLLY OBERLE (2021), Instructor of Political Science; BA, Knox College; MA, Jacobs University and Universtat Bremen; Ph.D, Freie Universitat.

KEARA O'CONNOR (2020), Technical Instructor of Construction Technology; BS, Brigham Young University.

JOHN O'NEILL (2021), Instructor of Chemistry; BS, MS, University of Northern Colorado.

DOUGLAS A. O'ROARK (1994), Professor of History; BA, MA, PhD, The Ohio State University.

KYOUNGHWA OH (2013), Associate Professor of Art; BFA, Washburn University; MFA, Southern Illinois University.

JACOB ONGAKI (2018), Assistant Professor of Finance; BS, Daniel Webster College; MS, Southern New Hampshire University; PhD, Northcentral University.

MARCOS ORTIZ (2018), Instructor of Mathematics; BS, University of Buffalo; MS, PhD, The University of Iowa.

RICHARD OTT (2006), Associate Professor of Statistics; BS, St Mary's University; MS, University of Missouri; PhD, Rice University.

SUZANNE OWENS OTT (2006), Professor of Accounting; BS, Norfolk State University; MS, Emporia State University; MBA, University of Missouri at Kansas City; DBA, California Southern University. 

DARREN OXFORD (2010), Technical Instructor of Medical Preparation; AA, Colby Community College; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

AYSE ZEYNEP OZSOY (2010), Associate Professor of Biology; BS, Bogazici University; PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

ERIK PACKARD (1996), Associate Professor of Mathematics; BS, MS, PhD, Texas Tech University.

KRISTINA PAGEL (2021), Instructor of Psychology; BS, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh; MA, PhD, The University of Chicago.

TAMMY PARECE (2016), Assistant Professor of Geography; BIS, Graduate Certificate, Virginia Commonwealth University; MS, PhD, Virginia Tech.

BRIAN PARRY (2008), Professor of Psychology; BA, University of Utah; MS, PhD, Brigham Young University Provo.

VINCENT PATARINO (2003), Associate Professor of History; BA, BS, MA, PhD, University of Colorado Boulder.

CHRISTOPHER PENICK (2016), Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering; BS, Wright State University; MS, University of Dayton.

JAMES PEREZ (2015), Assistant Professor of Mass Communication; BA, MA, California State University Long Beach; PhD, University of California San Diego.

NATHAN PERRY (2010), Associate Professor of Business/Economics; BA, Westminster College; PhD, University of Utah.

JOSH PERTILE (2020), Technical Instructor of Mechatronics; BS, University of Wisconsin; MS, University of Colorado.

SEAN PHELPS (2018), Assistant Professor of Kinesiology-Sport Management; AAS, Northwest College; BA, MS, Montana State University; PhD, Florida State University.

MICHAEL PHILIPP (2016), Instructor of Accounting; MA, University of Central Arkansas; MBA, University of Kassel.

RANDY PHILLIS (1993), Professor of English; BA, MFA, Wichita State University; PhD, Oklahoma State University.

MIKE PIERCE (2021), Instructor of Mathematics; MS, University of California, Riverside

JUSTIN POMERANZ (2021), Instructor of Environmental Sciences; BS, MS, Colorado State University; PhD, University of Canterbury.

ZOE PRAGGASTIS (2021), Biology Lab Assistant/Instructor; BA, University of Colorado.

JOSEPH QUESENBERRY (2005), Technical Instructor of Applied Mathematics; BS, Mesa State College.

MEGAN RADLOFF (2019), Instructor of Nursing; BS, MSN, Valparaiso University.

JENNIFER RADOMSKI (2021), Instructor of Nursing; BSN, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor; BS, Texas A&M University; MSN, The University of Texas at Arlington.

JOHN REECE (2006), Professor of Criminal Justice; BA, Mesa State College; MA, University of Colorado - Denver; PhD, Northcentral University.

BENJAMIN REIGEL (2017), Associate Professor of Theatre; BA, University of Minnesota; MFA, University of Delaware.

NICHOLAS REIMER (2020), Technical Instructor, Electric Lineworker; Certification, Colorado Mesa University.

MARKUS REITENBACH (2006), Associate Professor of Mathematics; MS, PhD, Syracuse University.

DONGJUN REW (2021), Assistant Professor of Marketing; BS, MS, Washington State University; BBA, MBA, Dankook University; PhD, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

JOSEPH L. RICHARDS (1995), Professor of Chemistry; BA, University of San Diego; PhD, University of North Carolina.

ONA RIDGEWAY (2020), Visiting Professor/APRN; BS Colorado State University; MSN, University of Colorado; DNP, Grand Canyon University.

KERRY RILEY (2018), Instructor of Geology; BA, University of Colorado; MS, Boise State University; PhD, Utah State University.

MARGARET RILEY (2018), Assistant Professor of Nursing; AAS, Vancouver Island University; AA, Community College of Aurora; BS, MS, Regis University; PhD, Capella University.

ALISON ROBB (2016), Wildland Fire Program Director; BA, BS, University of Montana.

JASON ROBERSON (2016), Assistant Technical Professor of Transportation Services Technology; AAS, BS, Colorado Mesa University.

EDITH-MARIE ROPER (2020), Instructor of English; BA, MA, Washington State University. 

ADAM ROSENBAUM (2011), Associate Professor History; BA, Virginia Wesleyan College; PhD, Emory University.

BRADY RUSSELL (2018), Assistant Professor of Nursing; BS, University of Wyoming; MSN, University of Phoenix.

MOLLY RYAN (2013), Instructor of Mathematics/Statistics; BS, University of Northern Colorado; MA, Adams State University.

TROY SALAZAR (2019), Technical Instructor of Paramedic; AAS, Pueblo Community College; BS, Colorado Christian University.

CHRISTI VIA SANDERS (2018), Assistant Professor of Business Administration; BS, MS, Tarleton State University; PhD, Walden University.

KRISTIN SANTOS (2017), Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; BS, Lake Superior State University; MS, University of Cincinnati; PhD, University of Akron.

MATTHEW SCHLIEF (2018), Associate Professor of Theatre/Scenic Design; BFA, Southwestern University; MFA, University of Houston.

JARROD SCHIFFBAUER (2017), Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics; MS, BS, Ohio University; PhD, West Virginia University

MARK SCHMALZ (2019), Instructor of Teacher Education; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, Adams State College. 

ARAAN SCHMIDT (2012), Associate Professor of Art; BFA, Kansas City Art Institute; MFA, University of Minnesota.

JUSTIN SCHMIDT (2020), Technical Instructor, Electric Lineworker; AAS, Manhattan Area Technical College.

STACIE SCHREINER (2018), Assistant Professor of Nursing; AS, Bismark State College; BSN, MSN, DNP, Colorado Mesa University.

 DANIEL SCHULTZ-ELA (2005), Professor of Mathematics; BA, Carleton College; MA, Western Governors University; PhD, University of Minnesota.

JOHN SEEBACH (2014), Assistant Professor of Archaeology; BA, University of Texas at El Paso; MA, PhD, Southern Methodist University.

ELIZABETH SHARP (2011), Associate Professor of Kinesiology; BS, Arkansas Tech University; MEd, Arkansas Tech University; Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University.

MEGAN SHERBENOU (2018), Assistant Professor of Biology-Physiology; BA, University of Colorado at Boulder; MA, PhD, University of Colorado.

ANWAR SHIEKH (2010), Instructor of Physics; BS, Imperial College, University of London; PhD, Imperial College, University of London.

VAIL SHOULTZ-McCOLE (2018), Technical Instructor of Early Childhood Education; BA, Colorado Mesa University; MA, University of Colorado.

SARAH SHRADER (2019), Instructor/Acting Director of Outdoor Industries; BS, Indiana University; M.Ed, Northern Arizona University.

LUIS SILVA-VILLAR (2000), Professor of Spanish; MA, Real Conservatorio Superior De Musica de Madrid; MA, PhD, University of California - Los Angeles.

WAYNE SMITH (1998), Associate Technical Professor of Culinary Arts for Western Colorado Community College; AAS, BAS, Mesa State College.

JOHNNY SNYDER (2005), Professor of Computer Information Systems; BA, Fort Lewis College; M.A., University of New Mexico; MS, Nova Southeastern University, PhD, University of New Mexico.

PATRICK SNYDER (2017), Instructor of Math; MS, Western Illinois University; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

STEVEN SOYCHAK (2015), Instructor and Energy Program Coordinator; BS, University of Oklahoma.

KARRIE STANFILL (2020)m Technical Instructor of Medical Office Assisting; AAS, Denver Technical College.

MATTHEW STANSBURY (2014), Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; BS, University of Nebraska; PhD, Indiana University.

ANDREW STEPHENS (2018), Instructor of Mathematics; BBA, Colorado Mesa University; BS, MS, University of Oregon.

STEPHEN STERN (2011), Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; BS, University of North Carolina at Asheville; PhD, University of Utah.

GENELL STITES (2008), Associate Professor of Nursing, PN-AAS Program Director; BS University of Northern Colorado; MS, Regis University.

KYLE STONE (2013), Associate Professor of Business; BS, Central Missouri State University; MEd, PhD, Colorado State University.

MICHELLE SUNKEL (2020), MSW Program Director/Assistant Professor; BS, Lincoln University; MSW, San Diego State University; Master of Bioethics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; DSW, Capella University. 

SARAH SWEDBERG (1999), Professor of History; BA, State University of New York - Plattsburgh; MA, PhD, Northeastern University, Boston.

THOMAS SYLVESTER (2017), Technical Instructor of Land Surveying and Geomatics; Engineer of Mines, Colorado School of Mines.

JAVIER TELLEZ (2021), Assistant Professor of Geosciences; MS, PhD, University of Oklahoma.

DENIS THIBODEAU (1996), Technical Instructor of Computer Aided Design; AAS, Rogue Community College.

JEREMY TOST (2018), Assistant Professor of Psychology, BA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; MA, PhD, New Mexico State University.

KAREN URBAN (2011), Instructor of Nursing; BSN; MSN, University of Pittsburgh; DNP, Colorado Mesa University.

RICHARD VAIL (1997), Professor of Business Administration; MBA, University of Colorado; MSc, Trinity College, University of Dublin; PhD, University of Oxford.

MAYELA VALLEJOS-RAMIREZ (2003), Professor of Spanish; BA, Universidad de Costa Rica, MA, Vest Virginia University, PhD, University of Nebraska.

JILL VAN BRUSSEL (2013), Associate Professor of Theatre Arts: Costume Design; BS, University of California, Santa Barbara; MA, Bowling Green State University; MAF, Purdue University.

SCOTT VANGEMEREN (2014), Assistant Professor of Radiologic Technology; BS, University of Kansas; MSRS, Weber State University.

JOHANNA VARNER (2016), Associate Professor of Biological Sciences; BS, MS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; PhD, University of Utah.

ELAINE VENTER (2017), Assistant Professor of Mass Communication; BA, California State University; MA, University of San Francisco; MA, Claremont Graduate University.

ALLISON VOGEL (2021), Program Director/Technical Instructor of Pharmacy Technician; BS, Colorado Mesa University; ME, Regis University. 

THOMAS WALLA (2001), Professor of Biology; BA, University of California - San Diego; PhD, University of Oregon, Eugene.

KARA WALTER (2019), Assistant Professor of Economics; BA, University of Southern Indiana; MA, PhD, The University of New Mexico.

WAYN WARD (2008), Instructor of Mathematics; BS, Colorado Mesa University; MS, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

VICTORIA WARNAAR (2021), Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy; BA, Augustana College; Doctorate in Occ Therapy, Huntington University.

JUNICHIRO WATABE (2014), Associate Professor of Music; MM, DArts, University of Northern Colorado.

HEATHER WATT (2020), Assistant Professor/Academic Fieldwork & Capstone Coordinator in Occupational Therapy; BS, Colorado State University; MS, Arizona School of Health Sciences; Doctor of Occupational Therapy, The University of Utah.

ERIC WATTERS (2018), Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; BPA, MPA, Barry University; PhD, University of the Cumberlands. 

DENITA WEEKS (2018), Assistant Professor of Biology; BS, Grand Valley State University; MS, California State University; PhD, The University of Memphis.

DAVID WEINBERG (2011), Associate Professor of Chemistry; BA, University of San Diego; PhD, California Institute of Technology.

RACHEL WEINZIMMER (2020), Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies; BS, University of Connecticut, MS, University of St. Francis. 

ENZO WENDLER (2020), Instructor of Math; BS, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; MS, University of Saskatchewan; PhD, Washington State University.

MEGAN WENDLER (2020), Assistant Professor of Math; BS, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; MS, University of Saskatchewan; PhD, Washington State University.

STEVEN WERMAN (1990), Professor of Biology; BS, MS, California State University - Long Beach; PhD, University of Miami.

SHAY WEST (2011), Instructor of Biological Sciences; BS, Mesa State College; PhD, University of Colorado.

CHARLES WHITE (2020), Technical Instructor of Information and Communication Technology; AAS, Colorado Mesa University; BS, Barton College.

GANNON WHITE (2019), Assistant Professor of Kinesiology; AS, Allen Community College; BGS, Lamar University; ME.d, Stephen F. Austin State University; PhD, University of Northern Colorado.

CATHERINE WHITING (2020), Assistant Professor of Physics; BS, MS, PhD, University of Iowa.

BRENDA WILHELM (2000), Professor of Sociology; BA, University of Minnesota; MA, PhD, University of Arizona.

CARLA WILHITE (2021), Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy/Program Director; BFA, BS, University of New Mexico; MM, Regis University; DOT, Creighton University. 

JUDY WILLIAMS (2010), Associate Professor of Nursing; MSN, Mesa State College.

TIMOTHY WINEGARD (2018), Assistant Professor of History; BA, University of Western Ontario; B.Ed, Nipissing University; BA University of Guelph; MA, Royal Military College of Canada; Ph.D, University of Oxford.

FREDDY WITARSA (2017), Assistant Professor of Environmental Sciences; BS, Drake University; PhD, University of Maryland.

KATE WOGAN (2018), Instructor of Nursing; BS, State University of New York at Cortland; BSN, Northern Arizona University; MS, University of Colorado.

ANDREW WOLFF (2017), Instructor of Chemistry; BS, University of California; PhD, University of Wisconsin.

EILEEN WOOLWINE (2017), Assistant Professor of Nursing; AS, Polk State College; BS, MS, Western Governors University.

 WILLIAM W. WRIGHT (1998), Professor of English; BA, Linfield College; MA, University of New Hampshire; PhD, University of Arizona.

KRISTEN YEON-JI YUN (2012), Associate Professor of Music; BA, MM, Seoul National University; DM, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music-Bloomington, IN

VERONICA ZARLINGO (2018), Assistant Professor of Nursing; AAS, BS, Colorado Mesa University; MSN, Walden University; MSN, Walden University.

ALLI ZEIGEL (2018), Assistant Professor of Kinesiology-Athletic Training & Exercise; BS, Colorado Mesa University; D.A.T., University of Idaho.

FORREST ZERBE (2017), Instructor of Art; Bachelor of General Studies, Indiana University; MFA, Savannah College of Art and Design.

RHEMA ZLATEN (2019), Assistant Professor of Mass Communications; BS, Oral Roberts University; MS, Colorado State University.

 

COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY RECENT EMERITUS FACULTY *

(Year of retirement in parentheses)

MONTE ATKINSON, MM, DMA, Professor of Music (2018)

CHARLES W. BAILEY, BA, MA, Professor of Mathematics (2005).

CATHY BARKLEY, BS, MS, PhD Professor of Mathematics (2010).

BRUCE BAUERLE, BA, MS, Professor of Biology (2016)

RICHARD L. BERKEY, BA, MA, Associate Professor of English (2010).

CLARE BOULANGER, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of Anthropology (2014).

STEVEN BRADLEY, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of Art (2015).

ARTHUR JEFF BRIGHAM, BA, MA, EdD, Professor of Teacher Licensure (2003).

JAMES BROCK, BA, MA, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2010).

ESTHER BROUGHTON, PhD, Professor of English (2008).

JULIE BRUCH, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of English (2002)

JAMES BUCKLEY, MS, Professor of Accounting (2006).

VIRGINIA CARMICHAEL, BA, MA, Assistant Professor of Speech & Mass Communication (2003).

SUZANNE CLAFFEY, BA, MFA, Professor of Art (2004).

REX D. COLE, BS, PhD, Professor of Geology (2020).

ADELE CUMMINGS, BA, MS, PhD, Professor of Sociology (2015).

WILLIAM H. DAVENPORT, BS, MS, PhD, Professor of Mathematics (2010).

FORBES DAVIDSON, BS, PhD, Professor of Biological Sciences (2011).

JACK DELMORE, BM, MA, DMA, Professor of Music (2017)

MATTS DJOS, PhD, Professor of English (2006).

ARUN EKTARE , PhD, Professor of Computer Science (2014).

CHARLES FETTERS, BS, MA, Associate Professor of Applied Technology (2001).

DANIEL FLENNIKEN, BA, MA, Assistant Professor of Mass Communications (2017)

KAREN FORD, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of Psychology (2017)

SANDY FORREST, BSN, MSN, Professor of Nursing (2017)

D'ANN FUQUAY, BA, MA, MS, DA, Professor of Computer Science (2001).

MICHAEL GERLACH, BS, MA, PhD, Professor of Theatre (2002).

JD GOODHART, MSN, Professor of Nursing (2009).

CHARLES GRABOW, PhD, Professor of Computer Information Systems (2006)

THOMAS GRAVES, EdD, Professor of Counseling & Psychology (2007).

A. RAY GREB, BA, MA, Professor of Machining (2000).

DONNA K. HAFNER, BA, MAT, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2001).

CHARLES HARDY, MFA, Professor of Art (2006).

BETTY HARRIS, BSEd, MS, Professor of Accounting (2003).

EDWIN HAWKINS, BA, MA, Professor of Mathematics (2000).

MYRA HEINRICH , BS, MA, PhD, Professor of Psychology (2014).

FORREST HOLGATE, BA, Assistant Professor of Applied Technology (2001).

ARTHUR HOULE, BM, MM, DMA, Professor of Music & Director of Keyboard (2020).

ROBERT L. JOHNSON, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of English (2010).

WALTER KELLEY, PhD, Professor of Biological Sciences (2006).

CARL KERNS, BA, MS, EdD, Professor of Mathematics (2000).

GUY LEADBETTER, BA, MS, PhD, Professor of Kinesiology (2015).

GARY LOOFT, Certificate, Technical Instructor of Transportation Services (2016)

ROBERT MAYER, BS, MSBA, Associate Professor of Business (2017)

GABRIELE MAYER-HUNKE, BA, MA, Instructor of English & German (2017)

GARY McCALLISTER, BS, MS, DA, Professor of Biology (2014).

BETSY MCLOUGHLIN, PhD, Associate Professor of Spanish (2006).

PRASANTA K. MISRA, BS, MS, PhD, Professor of Physics (2005)

LAVERNE MOSHER, MFA, Professor of Art (2009).

HONORA MAUREEN NEAL, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of English (2015).

TIMOTHY NOVOTNEY, PhD, Professor of Statistics (2008).

KAREN PERRIN, BS, MS, Associate Professor of Physical Education (2002).

DAVID M. REES, BS, MS, PhD, Professor of Economics (2003).

JOHN REDIFER, AA, BA, MA, A.B.D, PhD, Professor of Political Science (2013)

KRISTY REUSS, BSN, MSN, Professor of Nursing (2017)

JANINE RIDER, PhD, Professor of English (2007).

MARGARET G. ROBB, BA, MA, Associate Professor of Speech (2000).

CHERYL ROY, BS, MSN, Associate Professor of Nursing (2010).

JAMES RYBAK BSEE, MS, PhD Professor of Engineering and Math (2005).

ANN SANDERS, MA, Associate Professor of Theatre (2006).

DOUG SCHAKEL, BA, MA, Assistant Professor of Physical Education (2003)

BETTE SCHANSBS, MS, PhD Professor of Radiologic Technology (2016)

PAUL G. SCHNEIDER, BA, MA, Associate Professor of Music (2000).

STEVEN C. SCHULTE, BA, MA, PHD, Professor of History (2020).

PATRICK SCHUTZ, MS, PhD, Associate Professor of Business (2018)

GAYLA JO SLAUSON, BA, MBA, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems (2017)

ROBERT SOWADA, BA, MA, Associate Professor of Foreign Language (2002).

GENE STARBUCK, PhD, Professor of Sociology (2006).

BARRY THARAUD, BA, MA, PhD, Professor of English (2002).

CYNTHIA THOMAS, BSN, MS, Associate Professor of Nursing (2011).

BILL TIERNAN, BA, PhD, Professor of Physics (2017)

KATHLEEN TOWER, PhD, Professor of Library Science (2006).

KAREN J. TUINSTRA, BA, MS, PhD, Professor of Teacher Education (2000).

HEATHER WAGGONER, AA, BA, MFA., Professor of Theatre (2015).

GERALD WEAVER, BA, MA, Associate Professor of Mass Communication (2000).

SUSAN YEAGER, BA, MS, PED, Professor of Kinesiology (2011).

MARY ZIMMERER, PhD, Professor of Business Administration (2007).

* In accordance with Faculty Senate action, this list includes only faculty receiving emeritus status in the past ten years.

Colorado Mesa University Classified Staff

HOLLY ANDERSON (2021), Biology Lab Coordinator

GABRIELLE ARTERBURN (2020), Administrative Assistant II

GINA ARZAPALO (2016), Custodian I

REBECCA BERNAL (1992), Library Technician II; BA, Colorado Mesa University.

EILEEN BIRD (2010), Library Technician I

RANDALL BROWN (2007), Pipe/Mechanical Trades II

SHARI BURKHALTER (2015), Custodian III

VERONICA CACKLER (2010), Library Technician II

ANNETTE CALLAWAY (2018), Administrative Assistant I

ASIA CANNEDY (2018), Custodian I

DANIEL CARROLL (1995), IT Professional 

RUSSELL CHINERY (2015), Custodian I

ANDY CLEMENT (2021), Custodian I

GARRY COLLARD (2016), Custodian II

MICHAEL CONNORS (2014), Custodian III

CHARLES CORNMAN (2010), Custodian I

DOUG CRINKLAW (2013), Groundskeeper II

ALAN DIEHL (2009), Pipe/Mechanical Trades II

KEEGAN DIX (2020), IT Technician; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

DEREK DODSON (2015), IT Technician; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

JOSEPH DUBOIS (2018), Custodian I 

GILBERT DURAN (2017), Custodian I

TERRA DYK (2016), Locksmith

KAYLA FERNS (2017), Custodian I

FELIBERTO GALVAN (2020), Maintenance Technician.

FRED GAY (2020), Custodian II

KRISTINA GOOD (2013), Groundskeeper II

TYLER GRAY (2018), Access Control & Life Safety Technician

KARL HAEFNER (2013), Custodian III

SOLOMEN HERRERA (2021), Custodian I

LEWIS HUTCHINS (2013), Structural Trades II

MARY KIENIETZ (1988), Administrative Assistant III

ANGELA KIMMEL (2006), Administrative Assistant II; AA, BBA, Colorado Mesa University.

SUSAN KIRTLAND (2016), Administrative Assistant III

STEVEN KOVAROVICS (2016), Electrician

DARYN LADUKE (2016), Groundskeeper I

JOHN LINTON (2018), IT Technician

ERWIN LLOYD (2014), Custodian I

CHUCK LOCKE (1982), Media Specialist II

MIKE LYON (2003), Materials Handler I

KANCHHA MAHARJAN (2020), Custodian I

LAXMI MAHARJAN (2019), Custodian I

LAILA MARQUARDT (2020), Lab Assistant, Health Sciences.

JOSHUA MARTINEZ (2018), Grounds Keeper I

RONDA McDONALD (2008), Administrative Assistant II

ASHTON MEANS (2018), Administrative Assistant II

MICHAEL MILLER (1998), Structural Trades II

JEFF MILLS (2019), IT Technician

TRACY MIRACLE (2011), Administrative Assistant I

NANCY MOHRMAN (2002), Data Specialist

CARA MORTON (2018) Library Technician II

ANGEL MUNIZ (2015), Custodian I

ELIZABETH NELSON (1993), Custodian I

RACHEL NEWBOLD (2020), Library Technician I

BRANDEN NICOLAISEN (2013), Custodian I

AMY O'CAMPO (2019), Professional Staff Assistant for Academic Affairs; BA, Ashford University.

BARBARA OVERTON (2010), Custodian I

LUIS PADILLA (2020), Custodian I

LISA PANKAU (2015), Accounting Technician III

DANIEL PILAND (2004), Custodian I

ADDISON POLLOCK (2018), General Labor

VIVIAN POTTORFF-KINGSBURY (2000), Library Technician I

TODD PUFFINBARGER (2014), Custodian I

RAFAEL QUINTANA (2019), Plumber

MONTE REED (2016), Custodian I

WILLIAM REED (2004), Custodian I

CATHY RICKLEY (2001), Administrative Assistant II

CHRISTOPHER RIGGS (2015), IT Technician

VERLYN ROSS (2006), Administrative Assistant II

MELINDA SCOTT (2012), Administrative Assistant I

MIKE SHERO (2020), Custodian II.

DAVID TAYLOR (1998), LTC Operations I; BS, Colorado Mesa University.

THOMAS TRUCKS (2015), Custodian II

CASEY WALTERS (2019), General Labor.

DANNY WHITE (2008), Custodian I

JAMES WILCOX (2017), Custodian II

BRENT WILSON (2021), Custodian I

DEVON WILSON (2021), Custodian I

JEROD WILSON (2013), Carpenter

PHILIP WRIGHT (2012), Accounting Technician III