LCCC Catalog 2022-2023 
    Apr 16, 2024  
LCCC Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Administration and Full-Time Faculty

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Kristin Abraham, Instructor, English, BA, Central Michigan University; MFA, West Virginia University

Danielle Adams, Instructor, Accounting/Business, AS, Laramie County Community College; BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Melissa Adkins, Instructor, Mathematics, BS, Emporia State University; MS, PhD, Colorado State University

Troy Amick, Program Director, Information Technology, BS, Indiana State University; BS, MS, Western Governor’s University

Paula Badgett, Librarian, BA, University of Utah; MLIS, University of Washington

Kim Bender, Associate Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness, BS, University of Mary; MA, PhD, University of Oklahoma

Rob Benning, Instructor, Auto Body Repair, Diploma, AOS, Wyoming Technical Institute; AAS, Laramie County Community College; Master Collision Repair Technician, National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence

Kathleen Blunn, Interim Instructor, Exercise Science, BA, Washington and Lee University; MS, University of Wyoming

Carole Boughton, Pathway Coordinator, Business & Accounting, BA, University of Northern Colorado; MPA, University of Wyoming

Karen Bowen, Program Director, Nursing, AAS Laramie County Community College; BS, University of Wyoming; MSN, Regis University

Andrew Brasile, Instructor, Mathematics, MS, PhD, University of Illinois, Chicago

Amanda Brown, Instructor, Psychology, AS, Laramie County Community College; BA, BS, Chadron State College; MS, University of Wyoming;

Kari Brown-Herbst, Vice President, Academic Affairs, BA, Kalamazoo College; MAE, Marian College, EdD, University of Wyoming

Samira Caamano, Instructor, Chemistry, BS, National University of Cordoba; PhD, Colorado State University

Ian Caldon, Instructor, Spanish/ESL, BA, San Francisco State University; MA, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Jamie Clarke, Instructor, Psychology, BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Nickolas Colsch, Instructor, Economics/Public Policy, BBA, University of Iowa; MA, Western Illinois University

Frank Cook, Instructor, Instrumental Music, BA, MA, Ithaca College; PhD, University of Northern Colorado

Susan Dellos, Instructor, Nursing, ADN, Laramie County Community College; BSN, American Public University

Jen DeRouchey, Instructor, Communication, BS, MA, University of Nebraska

Paige Dingess, Interim Instructor, Life Sciences, BA, George Washington University; PhD, University of Wyoming

Qing Du, Instructor, Chemistry, BS, Ocean University of China; MS, PhD, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences Academia Sinica; PhD, Lulea University of Technology

Tyler Esp, Instructor, Information Technology, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, Western Governor’s University

Stephanie Fiedler Gleich, Instructor, Chemistry, BA, Macalester College; PhD, Colorado State University

Minden Fox, Instructor, Marketing/Business, BS, University of Wyoming; MS, Southern New Hampshire University

Kandis Garland, Instructor/Radiology Coordinator, Dental Hygiene, BS, MS, University of Minnesota

Samuel Graham, Instructor, Welding Technology, Welding Instructor Certification, National Center for Construction Education and Research

Chris Hair, Instructor, Geography/Geosciences, BS, Brigham Young University; MS, PhD, University of Southern Mississippi

Ian Hammontree, Instructor, Engineering Science/Physics, BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Sarah Hannes, Director, Admissions & Academic Advising, BA, MA, University of Wyoming

Kacee Hansen, Instructor/Clinical Coordinator, Radiography, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, University of Wyoming

Sheridan Hanson, Pathway Coordinator, Health Sciences & Wellness, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BAS, Chadron State College

Laura Hayes, Instructor, English, BA, Grand Valley State University; MA, Central Michigan University

Kira Heater, Instructor, Mathematics, BA, St. Johns College; MA, University of Montana

Cynthia Henning,  Program Director, Exercise Science, AA, Eastern Wyoming Junior College; BA, MA, University of Northern Colorado; EdD, University of Wyoming

Susan Hibbs-Sundem, Instructor, Nursing, ADN, St. Catherine’s University; BSN, University of Phoenix; MSN Colorado Christian University

Jenny Himes-Baumgartner, Instructor, Nursing, AAS, Northern Wyoming Community College District; MSN, Capella University

Sean Horton, Clinical Coordinator, Emergency Medical Services, Firefighter Certification, Allan Hancock Community College; Emergency Medical Technician-B, Cuesta Community College; Paramedic Certification, National College of Technical Instruction

Ann Howard, Program Director, Health Information Technology Management, AAS, St. Philips College; BS, Stephens College; MHA, Chapman University

Stephen Hrkach, Instructor, Wind Energy Technology, AAS, Community College of the Air Force; AS, Laramie County Community College

Sarah Hughes, Program Director, Physical Therapy Assistant, BS, University of Wyoming; DPT, Creighton University

Danielle Jensen-Ryan, Pathway Coordinator, Human & Public Services, BA, MA, University of Wyoming; PhD, University of Georgia

Dayna Johnson, Instructor/Simulation Lab Coordinator, Nursing, ADN, Front Range Community College; BSN Colorado Christian University

Rick Johnson, Vice President, Administration & Finance, BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Meghan Kelly, Associate Dean, Library & Learning Commons, BA, Montana State University; MLIS, University of Texas at Austin

Janna Kestner, Interim Instructor, History, BA, University of Montana; MA, University of Wyoming

Tyler Kjorstad, Instructor, Mathematics, BA, BS, The College of Saint Scholastica; MS, University of Minnesota Duluth; MS, University of Wyoming

Christopher Klingbeil, Instructor, English, BS, University of Wisconsin; MFA, Colorado State University; MFA, Boise State University

Angela Kortemeier, Instructor, Health Information Technology Management, AAS, Gogebic Community College; BA, MS, College of St. Scholastica

Damien Kortum, Dean, ACC Academic Affairs, BA, Black Hills State University; MA, University of Northern Colorado

Jill Koslosky, Dean, School of Business, Agriculture & Technical Studies, BA, MS, Colorado State University; DM, University of Maryland

Paul Koslosky, Instructor/Clinical Coordinator, Nursing, ADN, Indian River Community College; BSN Oklahoma Wesleyan University

Emily Kruchten, Instructor, Nursing, AAS, Front Range Community College; BA, Colorado State University; BSN, Arizona State University; MSN, Grand Canyon University

Brenden Larson, Instructor/Clinical Coordinator, Physical Therapist Assistant, AAS, BS, Brigham Young University - Idaho

Ben Lehan, Instructor, Agriculture & Activity Coach

Kathleen Lemaster, Instructor, Lead Electrical Industrial Maintenance, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Joint Apprenticeship; AAS, Laramie County Community College

Tammy Maas, Executive Director, Human Resources, BS, MS, University of Wyoming; MSS, Army War College

Denise MacLeod, Instructor, Nursing, BSN, MSN, Rush University

Jennifer Markus, Librarian, BS, MLS, Indiana University

Chad Marley, Chief Technology Officer, AS, Eastern Wyoming Community College; BS, Gardner-Webb University; MBA, University of Wyoming

Gavin Martin, Instructor, Biology, BS, MS, PhD, Brigham Young University

Starla Mason, Dean, School of Health Sciences & Wellness, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, University of Wyoming; MSM, Lesley College

Daniel Maw, Instructor, Art, AA, Muscatine Community College; BFA, University of Iowa; MFA, University of Tennessee

Jo McGuire, Interim Instructor, Economics/Finance, BA, East Carolina University; MS, University of Wyoming

Laura McMennamin, Instructor, English, BA, MA, University of Wyoming; MFA, Texas State University

Ronald Medina, Instructor, Art, BFA, Colorado State University; MFA, Washington State University

Chase Metzler, Instructor, Welding Technology, AAS, Eastern Wyoming College

James Miller, Dean of Students, BA, Utah State University; MPA, PhD, University of Arizona

Scott Moncrief, Instructor, Education, BS, MS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Morgan Moreno, Instructor, Animal/Equine Science & Activity Coach, BS, Texas A&M University

Trent Morrell, Pathway Coordinator, STEM, BA, Augustana College; MA, Western Illinois University

Heather Morrow, Instructor, Developmental Math, BS, University of Wyoming; MA, Western Governors University

Diane Mullins, Instructor/Clinical Coordinator, Dental Hygiene, BSDH, University of Colorado; MS, Grand Canyon University

Roberto Munoz-Alicea, Instructor, Mathematics, BS, University of Puerto Rico; MS, University of Colorado; PhD, Colorado State University

Renee Nelson, Instructor, English, AA, Laramie County Community College; BA, University of Wyoming; MA, University of Northern Colorado

Patricia Nieters, Instructor, Nursing, BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Erin Nitschke, Instructor, Exercise Science, BS, EdD, University of Wyoming

Lisa Nordyke, Instructor, Mathematics, BA, Hasting College; MA, University of Wyoming

J O’Brien, Pathway Coordinator, Communication & Creative Arts, AA, Laramie County Community College, BA, University of Wyoming; MFA, Academy of Art University

Aaron Olsen, Instructor, Information Technology, BS, MBA, Western Governors University

Danielle Opp, Interim Program Director, Health Sciences, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BA, Ottawa University; MA, Ashford University

Thyra Page, Instructor, Communications, BS, MA, University of Wyoming

Chad Parsons, Instructor, Diesel Technology, AAS, Wyoming Technical Institute

Jason Pasqua, Instructor, Theatre/Communication, AA, Northeastern Junior College; BFA, University of Wyoming; MFA, University of Idaho

Seth Perkins, Librarian, BA, University of Wyoming; MS, San Jose State University

Tracy Perko, Program Director, Surgical Technology, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, University of Wyoming

Caleb Perriton, Pathway Coordinator, Trades & Technical Studies, BS, Weber State University; MBA, University of Wyoming

Whitney Peterson, Instructor, Nursing, AA, University of Phoenix; BSN, MSN, DNP, Chamberlain College of Nursing

Jennifer Querry, Instructor, Nursing, MSN, Grand Canyon University

Ashleigh Ralls, Program Director, Radiography, AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, Bellevue University; MA, University of Wyoming

Arshi Rizwani-Nisley, Instructor, Education, BA, Rocky Mountain College; EdM, Montana State University; EdD, National-Louis University

Seth Robbins, Instructor, Diesel Technology, ASE Master Certification

Nola Rocha, Comptroller, BS, MPA, Montana State University-Bozeman

Zac Roehrs, Interim Instructor, Microbiology/Biology, BS, MS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; PhD, Oklahoma State University

Clay Roland, Instructor, Agriculture & Livestock Judging Coach, BS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; MS, University of Florida

Lily Rowen, Instructor, Political Science, BA, Occidental College; MA, MA, PhD, Claremonte Graduate University

Joseph Schaffer, President, AA, Bemidji State University; BS, University of Montana; MS, Montana Tech of the University of Montana; EdD, University of Montana

Julie Semlak, Instructor, Communications, MS, Illinois State University, PhD, North Dakota State University

Sarah Sheehan, Instructor, Animal/Equine Science & Activity Coach, AAS, Laramie County Community College

Ann Shelby, Instructor, Education, AAS, Pikes Peak Community College; BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, University of Colorado

Katie Shockley, Pathway Coordinator, Agriculture & Equine, BS, University of Wyoming; MS, Oklahoma State University

Jeffrey Shmidl, Interim Program Director, Business & Finance, AS, Casper College; BS, MSF, MSE, University of Wyoming

Courtney Springer, Instructor, Biology/Chemistry, PhD, Colorado State University

Crystal Stratton, Instructor, Communication, BA, MA, University of Wyoming; MLS, University of Arizona

Jill Stringer, Instructor, Mathematics, BA, University of Wyoming; MA, Grand Canyon University; MA, University of Northern Colorado

Melissa Stutz, Vice President, Student Services, BA, University of Texas; MA, Webster University; EdD, Northcentral University

Maggie Swanger, Librarian, BS, University of Oregon; MA, University of Arizona

Leif Swanson, Instructor, English, AA, Kirkwood Community College; BA, University of Northern Iowa; MA, University of Northern Colorado

Maryellen Tast, Dean, School of Outreach & Workforce Development, AS, Delaware County Community College; BS, University of Wyoming; MA, University of Phoenix

Lisa Taylor, Instructor, Psychology, BA, Midland Lutheran College; MS, Chadron State College

Amber Telander, Program Director, Dental Hygiene, AA, Sheridan College; AAS, Laramie County Community College; BS, Northern Arizona University; MA, University of Wyoming

Ezras Tellalian, Instructor, Psychology, BA, California State University; MA, The New School for Social Research

Sue Torney, Program Director, Speech Language Pathology Assistant, BS, South Dakota State University; MS, University of South Dakota

Lisa Trimble, Associate Vice President, Institutional Advancement, BS, MS, University of Nebraska

Kelli Trujillo, Instructor, Science/Developmental Math, AAS, Colorado Mountain College; BA, Western State College of Colorado; MS, PhD, University of Wyoming

Adrienne Wade, Program Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, BS, Fort Hays State University; MS, Colorado State University Global Campus

Richard Walsh, Instructor, Information Technology, Hardware Technician, Programming, and Web Design Certificates, Laramie County Community College; BS, Western Governors University

Ami Wangeline, Instructor, Biology, BA, Ripon College; MS, University of Wyoming; PhD, Colorado State University

Jodi Weppner, Instructor/Coordinator, Justice Studies, BS, JD, University of Wyoming

Melissa Williams, Instructor, Mathematics, BS, Eastern Connecticut State University; MS, University of Rhode Island

Stephen Willoughby, Program Director, Emergency Medical Services, BS, University of Wyoming; MBA, Regis University

Bryan Wilson, Dean, School of Math & Sciences, AS, Laramie County Community College; BS, MS, University of Wyoming

Monica Wilson, Instructor, Mathematics, AA, Portland Community College; BA, MA, Oregon State University

Marie Yearling, Instructor, Microbiology, BS, Ohio University; PhD, Colorado State University

Melanie Young, Instructor, English, BA, MA, University of Northern Colorado

Christopher Zavorka, Instructor, Diesel Technology, AAS, WyoTech

Shannon Zavorka, Instructor, Statistics, BA, MS, PhD, University of Northern Colorado

Bill Zink, Director, Physical Plant, AAS, Community College of the Air Force; BS, Wayland Baptist University; MBA, Trident University

David Zwonitzer, Instructor, English/Philosophy, BA, MA, University of Northern Colorado