Faculty and Administration

Table of Contents

Board of Trustees
Executive Council
Office of the President
Academic Affairs
Business Services
Enrollment
Independence Campus
Institutional Advancement
Institutional Effectiveness
Student Life
Administrators/Professionals with Faculty Status 2016-17
Faculty (Full-time) 2016-17
Faculty (Part-time) 2016-17
Faculty Emeriti

Board of Trustees

Harry J. Ashenhurst, PhD, Chair (2018), Scottsdale, Arizona

Robert G. (Bob) Ackerley, Vice-Chair (2022), Houston, Texas

Michelle Waite, Secretary (2022), Des Peres, Missouri

Sue Bevington, (2020), Kirkland, Washington

David J. Brown, (2020), Blue Springs, Missouri

Cal Closson, (2017), Blue Springs, Missouri

Stassi Cramm, PhD, (2018), St. Charles, Missouri

Heather Donofrio, PhD, (2018), Cantonment, Florida

Nancy Tanner Edwards, PhD, (2022), St. Joseph, Missouri

Ronald E. (Ron) Gillilan, MD, (2020), Reisterstown, Maryland

Laurie Heintz, (2018), Fort Myers, Florida

Tom Hiles, (2020), Columbia, Missouri

Karen Jewell, JD, (2016), Houston, Texas

Sue Johnson, (2020), Bethesda, Maryland

Michael D. Lewis, JD, (2018), Los Angeles, California

Dale W. Lick, PhD, (2018), Tallahassee, Florida

Kay Johnson Mussell, PhD, (2018), Washington, DC

John Sheehy, (2020), Blue Springs, Missouri

Dennis Shields, JD, (2020), Platteville, Wisconsin

Samuel G. (Sam) Smalldon, (2022), Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Rachel Tovey, (2020), Lee's Summit, Missouri

K. Michael (Mike) Zabel, MD, (2018), Lawrence, Kansas

(Terms expire at midnight the day before the summer meeting of the year indicated.)

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Executive Council

John D. Sellars, PhD, CPA, President

Kathleen M. Clauson Bash, PhD, Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness

Lee Bash, PhD, Dean, Edmund J. Gleazer School of Education

Scott Briell, MA, Vice President for Enrollment Management

Paul Davis, MA, Vice President of Business Services

Kelly W. Everett, BA, Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Matthew Frizzell, PhD, Dean, Community of Christ Seminary

Claudia D. Horton, PhD, Interim Vice President for the Independence Campus and Dean, School of Nursing

Robert A. Poulton, PhD, Dean, C.H. Sandage School of Business

David Schaal, MA, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

Jodi L. Seymour, Executive Assistant to the President and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees

Brian J. White, PhD, Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Dean of Faculty, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Office of the President

John D. Sellars, PhD, CPA, President

Jodi L. Seymour, Executive Assistant to the President and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees

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Academic Affairs

Brian J. White, PhD, Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

Judy Badder, MS, Director, Educational Talent Search

Lee Bash, PhD, Dean, Edmund J. Gleazer School of Education

Kevin Brunner, PhD, Director, Ackerley Computer Science and Technology Scholars Program

Jared Doty, BS, MBA, Director, Center for the Study of Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

Matthew Frizzell, PhD, Dean, Community of Christ Seminary

Brian Gatzke, MS, Chair, Division of Health and Movement Science

Adam Groh, DMA, Chair, Division of Visual and Performing Arts

Pat Hoffman, Coordinator, Special Programs

Claudia Horton, PhD, Dean, School of Nursing

Cathie L. Hosie, MSEd, Director, Student Support Services and Academic Skills Center

M. Joyce Lighthill, MA, Registrar

Sharon Little-Stoetzel, PhD, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs, School of Nursing

Robert A. Poulton, PhD, Dean, C.H. Sandage School of Business

Daniel V. Pratt, PhD, Chair, Division of Science and Math

Isaac Pressnell, MFA, Chair, Division of Humanities

Janet Rice, PhD, Associate Dean, School of Nursing

Brian C. Smith, PhD, Chair, Division of Social Science

Brian J. White, PhD, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Pam Worlund, BA, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

Constance Wright, MA, Director of Instructional Design

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Business Services

Paul Davis, MA, Vice President for Business Services

Jim Collins, MSM, Director of Information Technology Services

Ondrea Dory, BA, Director of Human Resources

Ronald A. Ellis, PhD, Director of Instructional Technology

Jim McKinney, BS, Director of Facility Services

Paula M. Smith, Associate Treasurer

Katie Still, BA, Director of Accounting Services

Janice K. Tiffany, JD, Director of Business Services

Carrie Wade, MLIS, Director of Frederick Madison Smith Library

Lee A. Williams, MLIS, AHIP, Director of the Charles F. Grabske Library

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Enrollment

Scott Briell, MA, Vice President for Enrollment Management

Kevin Brown, MEd, Director of Admissions

Talia Brown, BA, Executive Director for Enrollment Management

Jeanne Davis, MAR, Director of Communications

Lisa Libich, BA, Director of Retention Operations for CGCS

Chauntel Ranney, BA, Marketing Coordinator for Enrollment Management

Greg Sutherland, BA, Director of Affiliate Relations

Joe Worlund, MA, Athletic Director

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Independence Campus

Paul Binnicker, MBA, Director, Center for Graduate and Continuing Studies

Alison Choate, MOL, Assistant Registrar

Matt Curtis, Information Technology Specialist

Stephanie Hunt, AS, Financial Aid Advisor

Lisa Libich, MS, Director of Retention Operations

Lee Williams, MLIS, AHIP, Director of the Charles F. Grabske Library

Constance Wright, MA, Director of Instructional Design

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Institutional Advancement

Kelly W. Everett, BA, Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Pam Combs,BA, Director of Development

Paul J. Davis, BA, Senior Director of Development/Alumni Programs Director

Rick Isham, MBA, Senior Director of Development for Foundation and Corporate Relations

Stuart Sherman, MS, Senior Director of Development

Peggy J. Sturdevant, BA, Director of Annual Fund/Stewardship

Wade Wallace, BA, Director of Development

Institutional Effectiveness

Kathleen M. Clauson Bash, PhD, Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness

Gary L. Heisserer, PhD, Director of Assessment

Stephanie Shields, AA, Administrative and Research Assistant

James Uhlenkamp, EdD, Director of Institutional Research

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Student Life

David D. Schaal, MA, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

Christi Dickerson, Administrative Assistant to Vice President

Nicole Briell, MEd, Retention Director

A. Bradford Carr, BS, Director of Student Activities, Director of Conferences and Events

Catharine Craig, MEd, Director of the CAP Center

Alex Craven, GSG President

Darrin Dickerson, AA, Executive Chef/General Manager, Food Services

Mike Hoffman, MAR, Campus Minister

Diana J. Jones, BA, DSO, Director of International Programs

Deb Skinner, MSEd, Director of Residence Life

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Administrators/Professionals with Faculty Status 2016-17

Year in parentheses designates date of appointment.

Kathleen M. Clauson Bash (2001), Division of Social Science
AA, Kirkwood Community College; BA, Coe College; MA, University of Iowa;
PhD, Iowa State University

Lee Bash (2010), School of Education
BFA, State University of New York at Buffalo; MFA, State University of New York at Buffalo; PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo

Ronald A. Ellis (1994), School of Education
BA, Graceland College; MS, University of Wyoming; PhD, Iowa State University

Matt Frizzell (2011), Community of Christ Seminary
BA, Graceland University; MTS, Saint Paul School of Theology; PhD, Chicago Theological Seminary

Gary L. Heisserer (2008), Division of Visual and Performing Arts
BA, St. John's University; MS, Boise State University; PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madision

Claudia D. Horton (1994), School of Nursing
BSN, Graceland College; MSN, University of Missouri; PhD, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Cathie Hosie (1999), School of Education
BA, Graceland College; MS, Drake University

M. Joyce Lighthill (2004), School of Education
BA, Graceland College; MA, University of Missouri - Kansas City

M. Valora Long (2001), School of Education
BS, Graceland College; MS, PhD , Iowa State University

Mary Ann Manuel (1998), School of Education
BA, MEd, Graceland University

Chad S. McDole (2004), Division of Health and Movement Science
BA, Graceland University; MS, University of Kansas

Robert A. Poulton (2003), C.H. Sandage School of Business
BA, Wittenberg University; PhD, Pennsylvania State University

John Sellars (2007), President
BA, University of Central Missouri; MPA, PhD, University of Missouri-Kansas City; CPA, Missouri

Brian J. White (2004), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
BA, Graceland College; MS, Utah State University; PhD, University of North Dakota

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Full-time Faculty 2016-17

Year in parentheses designates date of appointment.

Steven L. Anders (1978), Professor of Economics
BA, Graceland University; MA, PhD, Kansas State University

Paul M. Beck (1992), Professor of Economics
BA, DePauw University; MA, University of Missouri-Kansas City;
PhD, University of Missouri-Columbia

Brittany Beckner (2014), Assistant Professor of Communication
BS, Ohio University; MA, PhD, University of Kentucky

Jacob Belmore (2014), Instructor of Computer Science and Information Systems
BS, Graceland University; MS, University of Central Missouri

Sara Blessing (2014), Instructor of Music
BA, Luther College; MM, Oklahoma State University

Erin Bodnar (2014), Assistant Professor of Music
BM, University of Victoria; MM, University of North Texas; DMA, Unversity of Washington

Bradley Brewster (2014), Assistant Professor of Sociology
BA, MA, University of Central Missouri; PhD, University of Wisconsin

Kevin Brunner (1998), Professor of Information Technology
BS, Graceland College; MS, PhD, Nova Southeastern University

Seth Campbell (2016), Assistant Professor of Theatre
BA, University of Southern Mississippi; MFA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jane Hall Chaillie (2014), Assistant Professor of Education
BA, Graceland College; MEd, University of Missouri-Columbia; EdD, Creighton University

Anthony Chvala-Smith (2015) Assistant Professor of Religion
BA, Central Michigan University; PhD, Marquette University

Catherine Clifford (2016) Assistant Professor of English
BA, Oklahoma State University; MA, Texas A & M; PhD, University of Birmingham

Tanya Coffelt (2006), Assistant Professor of Education
BS, Iowa State University; MA, Ed Specialist, University of Missouri - Kansas City; EdD, Drake University

Linda M. DeBarthe (1990), Professor of Accounting and Business Administration
BA, Graceland College; MPA, University of Texas-Austin; PhD, University of Iowa

David C. Devonis (1997), Professor of Psychology
BA, Temple University; MA, PhD, University of New Hampshire

Michele Dickey-Kotz (2000), Professor of Education
BA, MA, University of Northern Iowa; EdD, University of Missouri-Columbia

Allison Dudley (2009), Associate Professor of Education
BSE, MA, Truman State University; EdD, University of Missouri-Columbia

Jack Ergo (2001), Associate Professor of Music
BM, MM, Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University

Teri Foster (2005), Associate Professor of Biology
BA, BS, PharmD, University of Kansas

John K. Franklin (2006), Associate Professor of History
BA, MA, Midwestern State University; PhD, Texas Christian University

Julia A. Franklin (2001), Professor of Art
BFA, Midwestern State University; MFA, Texas Christian University

Kerry D. Gale (2000), Assistant Professor of Business
BS, MBA, Brigham Young University

Bryan Gatzke (2014), Instructor of Health and Movement Sciences
BS, University of Wisconsin-Parkside; MS, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Karen Gergely (2015), Assistant Professor of Art
BFA, Shepherd University; MFA, University of Cincinnati

Tera Gericke (2015), Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, Graceland University

Steven A. Glazer (1996), Professor of History
BA, Union College; MA, PhD, Georgetown University

Adam Groh (2013), Assistant Professor of Music
DMA. University of Texas-Austin

Lin Howell (2007), Associate Professor of Nursing
BS, MSN, Webster University

Paul A. Johnson (2007), Associate Professor of Mathematics
BS, Western Illinois University; MA, Eastern Illinois University; PhD, University of Iowa

Michelle Julian (2010), Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, Rockhurst University-Research College of Nursing; MSN, Research College of Nursing

Cristina S. Karmas (1999), Professor of English
BA, University of Nevada; MA, PhD, Ohio State University

Shelly Leialoha-Hartsack (2004), Associate Professor of Education
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MEd, Graceland University; PhD, Walden University

Deborah Nalani Leialoha (2001), Professor of Education
BS, Southern Illinois University; MAT, Webster University; PhD, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Sharon Little-Stoetzel (2012), Professor of Nursing
BS, Truman State University; MSN, University of Missouri-Columbia; PhD, University of Phoenix

Elijah Loving (2015), Instructor of Graphic Design
BA, Graceland University; MA, Pittsburg State University

Adam Martin (2012), Assistant Professor of Political Science
BA, California Lutheran University; MA, PhD, University of California-Irvine

Stewart L. McDole (1982), Professor of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
BA, Graceland College; MS, ReD, Indiana University-Bloomington

Dennis McElroy (2000), Associate Professor of Education
BS, MS, PhD, Iowa State University

Jeffery McElroy (2008), Assistant Professor of Business Administration
BA, Graceland University, MBA, Drake University

Bradley D. Mercer (2003), Professor of Chemistry
BS, Graceland College; PhD, Texas Christian University

Andrew Miller (2015), Instructor of Athletic Training
BS, William Woods University; MA, Columbia College

Raquel Moreira (2014), Assistant Professor of Communication
BA, Estacio de Sa University, Brazil; MA, Federal Fluminense University, Brazil; PhD, University of Denver

Larry Murphy (2016) Associate Professor of Accounting
BS, Iowa State University; MBA, Drake University

Max Pitt (1999), Assistant Professor of Business
BS, Graceland College; MBA, University of Texas

Daniel J. Platt (2015), Assistant Professor of English
BA, The College of New Jersey; MA, PhD, University of Oregon

Jennifer L. Poulton (2001), Professor of Biology
BA, Wittenberg University; PhD, Pennsylvania State University

Daniel V. Pratt (1999), Professor of Chemistry
BS, Graceland College; PhD, University of Washington

Isaac Pressnell (2011), Associate Professor of English
BA, The Ohio State University; MFA, West Virginia University-Morgantown

Jan Rice (2007), Professor of Nursing
RN, MSN, PhD, University of Kansas

Timothy Robbins (2015), Assistant Professor of English
BA, Hunter College; MA, PhD, University of Iowa

Amy Salmeto-Johnson (2014), Assistant Professor of Psychology
BA, Albion College; MA, PhD, University of Mississippi

Tracy Salter (2010), Associate Professor of Theatre
BA, Graceland University; MFA, University of Florida

Mary Shawgo (2011), Associate Professor of Biology
BS, Northern Michigan University; PhD, Kansas University Medical Center

Jeri A. Sindt (2009), Associate Professor of Nursing
BSN, Graceland University; MSN, Research College of Nursing-Kansas City

Brian C. Smith (1999), Professor of Psychology
BA, Rice University; JD, University of Texas-Austin; PhD, University of Minnesota

Jason Smith (2012), Assistant Professor of Mathematics
BA, University of Minnesota; MS, University of North Dakota; PhD, Iowa State University

Ronald K. Smith (1978), Professor of Mathematics
BA, Graceland College; MS, PhD, Iowa State University

Beverly South (2008), Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, St. Luke's College of Nursing; MSN, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Thelma Sword (2002), Associate Professor of Nursing
BSN, Graceland College; MSN, Drake University; EdD, University of Phoenix

Barbara A. Voshall (1999), Professor of Nursing
BS, Graceland College; MN, University of Kansas/Lawrence; DNP, Oakland University

Cindy Waits (2010), Assistant Professor of Nursing
BSN, Webster University; MSN, University of Phoenix

Jessica Hilsabeck Wallace (2010), Instructor of Health and Movement Science
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MA, University of Nebraska-Omaha

Ru Zhu (2011), Assistant Professor of Physics and Computer Science and Information Technology
BS, University of Science and Technology of China; PhD, University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa

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Part-time Faculty 2016-17

Year in parentheses designates date of appointment.

Jen Abraham-White (2010), Adjunct Faculty, Biology Department, First Year Experience
BS, Graceland University; MS, Utah State University

George Ackerman (2015), Faculty Associate, Business Department
BA, Florida Atlantic University; MS, Nova Southeastern University; PhD, Capella University

Francis Acland (2005), Adjunct Faculty, Developmental Department
BA, University of Lancaster, England; MLS, Brigham Young University

Justin J. Akers (2010), Adjunct Faculty, Agricultural Business Department
BS,MS, Iowa State University

Robert J. Askelson (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Criminal Justice Department
BS, Winona State University; MA, Western Illinois University

Diane Bartholomew (2000), ACE Instructor, Athletic Training Department
BS, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse; MS, Indiana State University; DHSc, Nova Southeastern University

Bill Batzli (2005), ACE Instructor, Psychology and Religion Departments
BS, Graceland University; MS, Park University

Debra Bell (2005), Faculty Associate, Health Care Management Department
BS(N), University of Wisconsin; MSN, University of Phoenix

Laurie Besco (2005), ACE Instructor, Sociology Department
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MA, University of Kansas

Joel Betterton (2010), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BS, Iowa State University; MS, Iowa State University

Paul A. Binnicker BA, Graceland University; MBA, Baylor University

Nicole Briell (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Student Retention and Persistence
BA, Flagler College; MEd, Brenau University

Laurie Browne (2014), Faculty Associate, Psychology Department
BS, Towson University; MA, American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University

Denis A. Caresio (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, William Jewell College, MA, PhD, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Jennifer Charlton (2014), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Rockhurst University (Research College of Nursing); MSN, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Garnet Coulthard (2007), Adjunct Faculty, Accounting Department
BA, Graceland College; MAC, Golden Gate University

Bryan Courtney (1998), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, Graceland College

Catharine Craig (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Career Planning Department
BA, MA, Graceland University

Marlin DeVries (2016), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BS, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; Med, University of Hartford; MBM, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; MEM, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Sandra Dickerson (2012), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, Purdue University

Craig A. Doty (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, Morningside College

Jared A. Doty (2009), Adjunct Faculty, Business Administration Department
BA, Graceland University

Jeffrey Douglas (2010), Part-Time Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, Graceland University; MA, Northwest Missouri State University

Gregory M. Edwards (2003), Adjunct Faculty, Division of Humanities
BA, University of Missouri - Kansas Ctiy; MA, Baker University

Gelene Evans (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Health Department
BS, MS, Iowa State University

Gregory C. Foreman (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, Evangel College; MA, Webster University

Douglas Foster (1978), Adjunct Faculty, History Department
BA, Graceland College; MPhil, University of Kansas

Jean Gordon (2007), Faculty Associate, Health Care Management Department
BSN, University of Miami; MS/HRM, DBA, Nova Southeastern University

Doug Greene (2004), ACE Instructor, Music Department
BS, Drake University; MS, Northwest Missouri State University

Kandi D. Hackett (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Art and Education Departments
BA, MEd, Graceland University

Nancy Halferty (1997), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City; MA, Northeast Missouri State University; EdD, Nova Southeastern University

Colleen Halupa (2006), Faculty Associate, Health Care Management Department
BS, Southern Illinois University; MS, Central Michigan University; EdD, University of West Florida

Sandy Hamar (2005), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, Graceland College; MEd, University of Missouri-St. Louis; EdD, Grand Canyon University

Melinda Hardin (2005), ACE Instructor, English Department
BS, Simpson College; MA, Drake University

Urmila F. Harold (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Athletic Training Department
BSN, MSN, Chamberlin College of Nursing

Michael A. Hoffman (2015), Adjunct Faculty, Religion Department, Student Life Leadership
BS, Missouri Western State University; MAR, Graceland University

Kristin Hood (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City; MA, Webster University

Leon Franklin Howell III (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, William Penn University; MA, University of Northern Iowa

Scott Huddleston (2010), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, MS, EdS, University of Central Missouri; EdD, University of Missouri-Columbia

Donna Hurt (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Human Services and Sociology Departments
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MS, University of Missouri-Columbia

Betty Iorg (1988), Adjunct Faculty, Biology Department
BS, Southwest Missouri State University; MS, University of Kansas

Kathy Jackson (2015), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Marquette University; MSN, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Shawnna Jackson (2011), Faculty Associate, Nursing Department
BSN, Graceland University; MS, University of Missouri-Columbia

Jenelle Jarnigan (2005), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BS, MS, Iowa State University

Diana J. Jones (2012), Adjunct Faculty, Intercultural Programs
BA, Graceland University

Jeanie Kaeberle (2015), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Kansas University School of Nursing; MSN, Walden University

Harold Keplinger (2012), Faculty Associate, Mathematics Department
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MS, PhD, Iowa State University

Sherry B. Leialoha-Waipa (2005), Adjunct Faculty, Communications Department
BS, Bellevue University; MEd, Graceland University; PhD, Walden University

Richard K. Lindgren (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Business Administration Department
BBA, MBA, University of Michigan; MAT, Xavier University

Erin Lundy (2010) Part-Time Faculty, Health and Movements Science Department
BA, Graceland University; MS, University of South Carolina

Toni Mallams (2010), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, MA, University of Missouri

Jordi Marti (2015), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BA, Occidental College; MS, Columbia University

James Massey (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Philosophy Department
MBA, Webster University; DMA, Combs College of Music

Steven McKenna (2016), Adjunct Faculty, English Department
PhD, University of Rhode Island

Brady McKillip (2009), Part-Time Faculty, Physical Education and Recreation Departments
BA, Graceland University; MS, Emporia State University

Barbara McMahill (2009), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, Missouri Western State College; MA, University of Missouri - Kansas City, MEd University of Kansas

Ursula McNamara(2002), Adjunct Faculty, Biology and Science Departments
BS, University of Missouri - Kansas City; MS, PhD, University of Wisconsin

Gary Wayne Metger (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Spanish Department
BBA, MBA, Wichita State University

Ron Millard(1992), Adjunct Faculty, Mathematics Department
BA, Graceland University; MA, University of Missouri

Zachary R. Mullins (2013), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
Ba, MA, Briar Cliff University

Phyllis O’Daniels (1969) Adjunct Faculty, Education and Physical Education Department
BA, Graceland College; MS, Indiana University

Dennis Oliver (2005), ACE Instructor, Psychology Department
BA, Central College; MA, University of Northern Iowa

Randall Otto (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Religion Department
BA, Pensacola Christian College; MA, Maranatha Baptist Graduate School; MA, PhD, Westminster Theological Seminary

Randy Parker(2008), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, MA, Western Michigan University; MS, University of Nebraska; EdD, Western Michigan University

Mares Samadhi Persall (2015), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, Graceland University

Annie Pettit (2006), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BS, Miami University; MS, Iowa State University

Cathy Phillips (2010), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Webster University; MSN, Wichita State University; Post-MSN NP, University of Kansas

Angela Keplinger-Radloff (2013), Adjunct Faculty, Education, Health, and Physical Education Departments
BS, Iowa State University; MS, Northwest Missouri State University, MEd, Central Missouri State University

Donald Ray (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Spanish Department
BA, Grinnell College; MA, Brown University

Erin Elizabeth Rider (2015), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Marquette University; MSN/ED, University of Phoenix

Julie Rivera (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BA, Graceland University; MA, University of Phoenix

Karen Roberts (2014), Adjunct Faculty,
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MA, Webster University

Deborah Rowe (2004), ACE Instructor, Psychology Department
BS, University of New Hampshire; MEd, Graceland University

William Russell (1966-2007), Part-Time Faculty, Political Science Department
BA, Graceland College; MDiv, St. Paul School of Theology; JD, University of Iowa

David D. Schaal (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Student Life Leadership
BA, Park College; MA, Park University

Drew Schaefer (2011), Faculty Associate, Business Department
MBA, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Suzie Scheer (2011), Adjunct Faculty, Organizational Leadership Department
BA, University of Northern Iowa; MBA, Keller Graduate School of Management

Matt Schulte (2005), ACE Instructor, Mathematics Department
BA, Central College; MSM, Iowa State University

Ralph Shaw (2010), ACE Instructor, History Department
BA, Graceland University; MA, University of Missouri

Deborah L. Skinner (2010), Adjunct Faculty, Student Life Leadership
BA, Graceland University

Jennifer S. Stevenson (2016), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City; MA, University of Phoenix; MA, University of Central Missouri; MS, Kansas State University

Diana C. Tilton (2013), Adjunct Faculty, Nursing Department
BSN, MSN, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Pat Trachsel (1992), Faculty Associate, Nursing Department
BSN, Mid-America Nazarene College; MSN, University of Kansas; PhD, Walden University

David J. Trewhitt (2012), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, Graceland University; MA, Missouri State University; ABD, University of Missouri-St. Louis

James Uhlenkamp (2008), Adjunct Faculty, Education and English Departments
BA, University of Iowa; MA, Viterbo College; EdD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Reece M. Vega (2013), Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
BS, North Dakota State University; MA, Minot State University

Nancy Wallace (1977), Adjunct Faculty, Psychology Department
BA, Graceland University; MSW, University of Iowa

Daryn P. White (20150, Adjunct Faculty, Physical Education Department
Master Coach Diploma, National Soccer Coaches Association of America

Patricia White (2006), Faculty Associate, Computer Science and Information Technology Department
BS, Florida Southern College; MBA, Florida Metropolitan University; Ed. S, PhD, Nova Southeastern University

William Whited (2000), Adjunct Faculty, Criminal Justice Department
BS, MS, Sacred Heart College

Jennifer Wickersheim (2008), Faculty Associate, Accounting, Business Administration, and Health Care Administration Departments
BA, Graceland University; MS, Central Missouri State University

Carol Widner (2008), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Graceland University; MSN, University of Phoenix

Ashley Wiles (2015), Clinical Adjunct, Nursing Department
BSN, Graceland University

Dustin, Williams (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Music Deparmtnet
BA, Truman State University; MM, Florida State University; DMA, University of Missouri-KC

Kathy Wilson (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BS, Graceland University; MA, Lesly University

Constance A. Wright (2008), Adjunct Faculty, BS, University of Kansas; MA, Webster University

Jeremy R. Yenger (2014), Adjunct Faculty, Social Science Department
BS, Drake University; MA, University of Northern Iowa; EdD, Drake University

Suzanne R. Young (2012), Adjunct Faculty, Education Department
BA, Graceland University; MS, Walden University

Lauren Youngs (2013), Adjunct Faculty, Psychology Department
BA, Graceland University; MS, Drake University

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Faculty Emeriti

Catherine M. Anthony (1971-1991)/Nursing
BSN, University of Kansas; MSN, The Catholic University of America

William L. Armstrong (1991-2010)/Education
BA, Graceland College; MA, University of West Florida; EdD, University of Kansas

Shirley M. Atkinson (1978-1997)/Nursing
BSN, University of Denver; MSN, University of Texas-El Paso

Alma R. Blair (1955-1994)/History
BA, MA, University of Iowa

Howard J. Booth (1969-2000)/Religion
BA, Graceland College; MA, University of Missouri-Kansas City; PhD, University of Iowa

Richard I. Clothier (1960-77;1980-2000)/Music
BA, Pittsburg State University; MA, University of Iowa; EdD, University of Northern Colorado

Jerome D. DeNuccio (1987-2012)/English
BS, MST, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; MA, PhD, University of Minnesota

Paul M. Edwards (1960-1982)/Religion
BA, Washburn University; MA, University of South Dakota; PhD, University of St. Andrews

MaryBeth C. Evans (1952-1988)/Education
BS, Northwest Missouri State University; MA, University of Iowa; EdD, Wayne State University

Tom S. Freeman (1960-1997)/Psychology and Education
BSEd, Northwest Missouri State University; MS, Colorado State University; EdD, University of Northern Colorado

Arthur L. Gardner (1973-1996)/History
BA, MA, PhD, University of Hawaii

Bruce M. Graybill (1961-1994)/Chemistry
BS, Iowa State University; PhD, Florida State University

Gerald E. Hampton (1960-2010)/Physical Education
BS, William Jewell College; MS, Northwest Missouri State University; EdD, Columbia University Teachers College

Thomas J. Hart (1986-2010)/Music
BA, Olivet College; MM, DMA, Michigan State University

Nicholas L. Hartwig (1965;1967-2000)/Biology
BS, MS, University of Washington; PhD, University of Iowa

William E. Heath (1994-2003)/Business Administration
BA, Bellevue College; MA, Webster University; PhD, Colorado State University

Winston E. Inslee (1955-1985)/Theatre and Speech
BA, MA, University of Washington

Mary Jean Jeanae (1975-2004)/Education
BA, Graceland College; MEd, University of Missouri-Columbia; EdD, University of Northern Colorado

Robert L. Johnson (1965-1991)/Education
BS, MS, Central Missouri State University; PhD, University of Oregon

James S. Jones (1983, 2002-2014)/Computer Science
BS, University of Missouri-Rolla; MA, DePaul University; PhD, University of Iowa

William E. Juhnke (1974-2009)/History
BA, Bethel College; PhD, University of Kansas

Sharon M. Kirkpatrick (1980-2010)/Nursing
BSN, California State University; MN, PhD, University of Kansas

Richard K. Lindgren (1980-1985, 2002-2008)/Business
BBA, MBA, University of Michigan; MAT, Xavier University

Barbara Hiles Mesle (1987-2016)/English
BA, Graceland College; MA, University of Chicago; PhD, University of Kansas

C. Robert Mesle (1980-2016)/Philosophy
BA, Graceland College; MA, University of Chicago Divinity School; PhD, Northwestern University and Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary

Stephen K. Murdock (1984-2012)/Mathematics
BA, Graceland College; MA, Northwest Missouri State University; PhD, University of Iowa

William H. Norman (1984-2010)/Sociology
BA, MA, University of Northern Iowa; PhD, University of Iowa

Phyllis O'Daniels (1987-2010)/Education/Physical Education
BA, Graceland College; MS, HSD, Indiana University

Brenda S. Parkes (1978-1998)/Nursing
BSN, MPH, University of Michigan; PhD, University of Texas-Austin

Bob N. Ramsey 1960; 1968-2003)/Chemistry
BS, MS, Pittsburg State University

Velma N. Ruch (1946-1986)/English
BA, University of Iowa; MA, University of Michigan; PhD, University of Wisconsin

William D. Russell (1966-2007)/Political Science and History
BA, Graceland College; MDiv, St. Paul School of Theology; JD, University of Iowa

Mildred Camp Smith (1969-1986)/Nursing
BS, Washington University; MS, University of Colorado

Patricia K. Trachsel (1992-2012)/Nursing
BSN, Mid-America Nazarene College; MSN, University of Kansas; PhD, Walden University

Glen E. Trullinger (1971-1990)/Business Education
BA, Graceland College; MSEd, Northwest Missouri State University; EdS, Central Missouri State University

Betty L. Welch (1959-1985)/Physical Education
BS, University of Kansas; MS, University of Colorado

Darlene V. Wight (1961-1987)/Speech and English
BA, MA, University of Kansas

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