Graceland University Faculty

Justin Akers, MS

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

Carol A Clark, JD

Adjunct Faculty - C.H. Sandage School of Business

Jeff McElroy, MBA

Dean - C.H. Sandage School of Business, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Sam Walton Fellow

Donovan Nelson, EdD

Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Sport Management

Max Pitt, MBA

Associate Professor of Business

Suzie Scheer, MBA

Adjunct Faculty - Distance Learning

Brandi Shay

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Connie Wright, MA, MEd

Adjunct Faculty - Business Administration

Jeff Anderson, EdD

Faculty Associate - Community of Christ Seminary

Anthony Chvala-Smith, PhD

Assistant Professor of Theology and Scripture, Paul E. Morden Seminary Chair of Religion

Charmaine Chvala-Smith

Seminary Chaplain, Focus Session Coordinator

Mark Scherer, PhD

Seminary Faculty Associate

Sharon Ward

Admissions, Administrative Assistant to the Dean - Seminary

Jane Chaillie, EdD

Assistant Professor of Education

Tanya Coffelt, EdD

Associate Professor of Education

Michele Dickey-Kotz, EdD

Dean - Gleazer School of Education

Gregory C. Foreman, MA

Adjunct Faculty - Elementary Education, Fourth Year Experience

MaryAnn Manuel, MEd

Tutor Coordinator and Adjunct Instructor

Phyllis O'Daniels, PhD

Adjunct Faculty - Division of Health and Movement Science and Edmund J. Gleazer School of Education

Suzanne Young

Adjunct Faculty - School of Education

Samantha Byrnes, RN, BSN

Clinical Adjunct - School of Nursing

Michele Gerdes, MSN, RN, CNE

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs - School of Nursing

Urmila Harold, MSN, RN

Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing

Melanie Hijaz

Assistant Clinical Professor

Kathleen Lenz

Clinical Instructor of Nursing - Graduate

Jolene Lynn, RN, PhD

Associate Dean of Graduate Programs - School of Nursing

Kathleen Mammen, MSN

Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing

Angela Martinez-Mills, MSN

Clinical Instructor of Nursing

Lydia Mejia-Johnson, DNP, RN, CHFP

Assistant Teaching Professor - School of Nursing

Wilai Rojjanasrirat, PhD, RN, IBCLC

Professor of Nursing, Director of Research and Scholarship

Shelly Schaefer, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing - School of Nursing

Susan Vogelsmeier, DNP, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Associate Professor of Nursing and FNP Program Coordinator

Diane Weinreich, MSN

Assistant Clinical Professor, Graduate Nursing

Dustin Williams, DNP

Assistant Professor of Nursing, AGACNP Program Coordinator

John Wood, MSN

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Ravil "Bo" Atlas, MM

Adjunct Instructor of Low Brass

Sara Blessing, MM

Co-Division Chair - Visual & Performing Arts, Director of Choral/Vocal Activities, Instructor of Music

Steve Charlson, BA

Adjunct Instructor of Bass

Jack Ergo, MM

Piano/Harpsichord Orchestral Studies, Associate Professor of Music

Megan Hines, MA

Instructor of Art Education

Melinda Leoce, MM

Instructor of Percussion and Director of Athletic Bands, Music Department Coordinator

Kimberly Manuel

Assistant Professor of Theatre and Scene Design

Michael Prucha, MM

Adjunct Instructor of Woodwinds

Tracy Salter, MFA

Co-Division Chair - Visual & Performing Arts, Coordinator - Theatre Department, Associate Professor of Theatre

Chee Weng Yim, DMA

Assistant Professor of Music - Director of Bands

Bryan Gatzke, MS, CSCS, PES, CES

Division Chair, Assistant Professor of Health and Movement Science

Cory Hoff, MA

Head Men's Basketball Coach, Adjunct Faculty - Sport Management

Christopher King, MS

Instructor of Health and Movement Science

Stew McDole, ReD

Professor of Physical Education

Donovan Nelson, EdD

Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Sport Management

Phyllis O'Daniels, PhD

Adjunct Faculty - Division of Health and Movement Science and Edmund J. Gleazer School of Education

Jessica Wallace, MA, ATC, LAT

Health and Movement Science Major Program Director Faculty

Anthony Chvala-Smith, PhD

Assistant Professor of Theology and Scripture, Paul E. Morden Seminary Chair of Religion

Ildo Kim, PhD

Assistant Professor of Communication

Raquel Moreira, PhD

Assistant Professor of Communication

Dan Platt, PhD

Assistant Professor of English

Isaac Pressnell, MFA

Division Chair, Associate Professor of English

Kevin Brunner, PhD

Professor of Information Technology

Jeff Draves, PhD

Division Chair - Science & Math, Professor of Chemistry

Paul Johnson, PhD

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Tyler Mitchell, PhD

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Kyung Eun Park, DSc

Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Information Technology

Dan Pratt, PhD

Division Chair, Professor of Chemistry

Mary Shawgo, PhD

Associate Professor of Biology

Jason Smith, Phd

Associate Professor of Mathematics