2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
    Oct 21, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Administration and Faculty



Board of Trustees

Officers

D. Dewey Mitchell, Chair
John E. View, '72, Vice Chair
Joseph P. Connellan, '85, Secretary
Marcia Malia, Assistant Secretary
John Nisbet, Treasurer
Jeffrey D. Senese, President

 

Trustees

Ian Anderson Tampa, Florida
Sr. Roberta Bailey O.S.B. '57 Saint Leo, Florida
Peter J. Biscardi ʼ70 Bonita Springs, Florida
Noel Boeke Tampa, Florida
Robert Cabot '71, '06 San Antonio, Florida
Abbot Isaac Camacho, O.S.B. '95 Saint Leo, Florida
Joseph P. Connellan ʼ85 Sea Girt, New Jersey
Anthony Gerbino '74 Houston, Texas
Steven Hickman Dade City, Florida
Clarke Hobby Tampa, Florida
Richard Johnson ʼ68 Lakeland, Florida
Allan Luihn ʼ83 Singer Island, Florida
Joseph A. McGee Tampa, Florida
Robin McGuinness Tampa, Florida
D. Dewey Mitchell New Port Richey, Florida
Edwin Narain ʼ07, ʼ09 Tampa, Florida
Vini Nathan Auburn, Alabama
Laurie O'Donoghue South Salem, New York
John O'Leary ʼ83 Key West, Florida
Most Rev. Gregory L. Parkes St. Petersburg, Florida
Thomas Peschio '59 Vero Beach, Florida
John Picciano ʼ69 Windermere, Florida
William Reagan '73 Naples, Florida
Jeffrey D. Senese Dade City, Florida
Thomas J. Shannon III Lutz, Florida
Kevin Sullivan '13 Brandon, Florida
Pat Thompson '87 Webster, Florida
John E. View ʼ72 Syracuse, New York

 

Trustees Emeriti

Cynthia Brannen '92 Inverness, Florida
Glen E. Greenfelder ʼ61, ʼ63, ʼ09 Dade City, Florida
Hjalma Johnson '07 Dade City, Florida
Virginia M. Judge University Park, Florida
Bishop Emeritus Robert Lynch '97 St. Petersburg, Florida
Sheila McDevitt '60 Hiawassee, Georgia
Marvin E. Mulligan ʼ54 Houston, Texas
Donald R. Tapia ʼ05, ʼ07, ʼ14 Paradise Valley, Arizona

Administration

President's Office

President Jeffrey D. Senese
Executive Officer Marcia Malia
Special Assistant to the President Abigail Appleton
General Counsel Kelly Hill
Director of Internal Audit Monica Kessel
University Chaplain Fr. Randall Meissen

Academic Affairs

Vice President for Academic Affairs Mary T. Spoto
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs Craig S. Cleveland
Executive Director for Academic Administration Joseph M. Tadeo
   
Accreditation Office  
Assistant Vice President of Accreditation and New Program Integration Diane Ball
Director of Accreditation Christina Branas
Director of Regulatory Affairs Alba Romero
   
Assessment and Institutional Research  
Chief Officer for Assessment and Institutional Research William Hamilton
Assistant Director of Institutional Research Daniel Duerr
Director of Academic Assessment Ellen Boylan
   
College of Arts and Sciences  
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences Heather Parker
Director of Graduate Programs Creative Writing Steven Kistulentz
Director of Graduate Studies in Psychology Cathleen Dunn
Director, Graduate Theology; Department Chair, Theology, Religion & Philosophy Randall Woodard
Director, Bridge Program Iona Sarieva
Department Chair of Interdisciplinary Studies Karen Hannel
Department Chair of Language Studies and the Arts Chantelle MacPhee
Department Chair of Mathematics and Science Siamack Bondari
Director, Center for Catholic & Jewish Studies; Assistant Professor of Theology Matthew Tapie
   
Donald R. Tapia College of Business  
Dean, Tapia College of Business Robyn Parker
Department Chair of Accounting, Finance, & Economics; Director, MAcc Program Barbara Caldwell
Director, Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program Pamela Lee
Department Chair of Sport Business & International Hospitality Management Judy Holcomb
Department Chair of Leadership & Management TBD
Department Chair of Operations Management Craig Winstead
Department Chair of Computer Science and Computer Information Systems; Director, Cyber & Software Engineering Programs Derek Mohammed
Department Chair of Communication and Marketing Diane Monahan
Department Chair of Health Care Administration Rafael Rosado-Ortiz
Director, Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) Program Dale Mancini
   
College of Education and Social Services  
Dean, College of Education and Social Services Susan Kinsella
Associate Dean, College of Education and Social Services Rhondda Waddell
Director, Graduate Studies in Education  Fern Aefsky
Director, Graduate Studies in Human Services Administration Nancy Wood
Associate Director, Graduate Education Jodi Lamb
Director, Graduate Studies in Social Work Courtney Wiest
Associate Director, Graduate Studies in Social Work Michael Campbell
Director, Graduate Studies in Public Safety Administration Robert Diemer
Associate Director, Graduate Studies in Public Safety Administration Ernest Vendrell
Director, Center for Alternative Pathway Programs Cindy Lee
Department Chair of Human Services, Undergraduate Amina Abdullah
Associate Department Chair of Human Services Michelle Boone-Thornton
Department Chair of Education Holly Atkins
Associate Department Chair of Education Alexandra Kanellis
Department Chair of Undergraduate Social Work Ebony Perez
Associate Department Chair of Social Work TBD
Department Chair of Criminal Justice Phillip Neely
Associate Department Chair of Criminal Justice, Undergraduate Moneque Walker-Pickett
CESS Special Projects Manager Brenda (Nikki) Heister
Director of Program Approval Melinda Carver
Assistant Director of Program Approval Heather Johnson
   
College of Health Professions  
Associate Dean, College of Health Professions Kathy Van Eerden
   
Student Success  
Dean of Student Success Jody Conway
   
Academic Student Support Services - University Campus  
Executive Director of Student Learning and Advising Erica Hicks
Assistant Director of Student Excellence & Development Tyler Sanders
Assistant Director, Tutoring Services Jo Hutterli
Associate Director, Student Success Angela Moore
Student Success Coach Nicole Baum
Student Success Coach Tracy Boltin
Student Success Coach Kenneth Griffin
Student Success Coach Jannelle LeMuer
Student Success Coach Sara McGann
Student Success Coach  
   
Worldwide Operations - COL  
Executive Director, Student Success - Worldwide Zaheda (Donna) Herman
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising Emilio Favale
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising Erica Sachs
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising Sarah Young
   
WorldWide Operations - Tampa Education Center Advising  
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising - University Campus Erica Sachs
Graduate Student Advisor Bianli Abreu
Graduate Student Advisor Alexis Braziel
Graduate Student Advisor Debra Cahl
Graduate Student Advisor Diane Crespo
Graduate Student Advisor Alexandra Kulawsky
Graduate Student Advisor Sophina Marshall
Graduate Student Advisor Leslie Ramirez
Graduate Student Advisor Matt Randall
   
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising - Channelside Emilio Favale
Undergraduate Student Advisor Donna Bleiler
Undergraduate Student Advisor - Remote Lisa Burnham
Undergraduate Student Advisor Courtney Caton
Undergraduate Student Advisor Cheryl Edwards
Undergraduate Student Advisor Steve Hirschbein
Undergraduate Student Advisor Deborah Rumsey
Undergraduate Student Advisor - Remote Shontay Siders-Allen
   
Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising - Channelside Sarah Young
Undergraduate Student Advisor - Remote Talona Cordova
Undergraduate Student Advisor Thomas Deaton
Undergraduate Student Advisor Rhonda Gillylan
Undergraduate Student Advisor Jasmine Hamilton
Undergraduate Student Advisor Alyssa Harmon-Salter
Undergraduate Student Advisor Christopher Klossner
Undergraduate Student Advisor Renelda Merzius
Undergraduate Student Advisor Renee Poteet
Undergraduate Student Advisor Lavell Seale
   
Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence  
Director, Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence Candace Roberts
Assistant Director, Innovation & Implementation Greg Kunzweiler
Senior Content Manager Abbie Luoma
Senior Learning Systems Technical Specialist Daniel Jordan
Teaching & Learning Faculty Development Specialist Melissa Jones
Teaching & Learning Specialist Karen Garcia
Simulation Specialist Emily Kochanski
Simulation Specialist Samantha Parisi
Administrative Assistant Kari Cremer
   
Learning Design  
Assistant Vice President of Learning Design Karen Hahn
Lead Learning Designer Colleen McIlroy
Senior Course Analyst Maridelys Detres
Lead User Experience Specialist Christina Hewitt
Learning Systems Administrator Karen Looney
Lead Learning Graphic Designer Gina Volonino
Learning Designer Jennifer Gianico
   
Library Services  
University Librarian Doris Van Kampen-Breit
Associate Professor, Reference Librarian Janet Franks
Collection Development Librarian Renee Gould
Assistant Professor; Instruction and Assessment Librarian Amy Harris
Undergraduate Online Services Librarian Michelle Joy
Professor; Reference and Instructional Outreach Librarian Carolann Moon
Digital Projects/User Experience Librarian - PT Delaney Rose
Regional Librarian - Savannah Education Center Viki Stoupenos
Online Reference and Instructional Librarian - Remote Christina Woods
   
Associate Professor of Writing and Research John Harding
Instructor of Writing and Research Angel Jimenez III
   
Registrar Karen Hatfield
Associate Registrar Elizabeth Vestal
Assistant Registrar, Evaluations Pamela Frazer
Assistant Registrar, Operations Angela Woodham

Athletics

 
Administration  
Faculty Athletic Representative Barbara Caldwell
Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Francis Reidy
Associate Director of Athletics Michael Madagan
Assistant Athletic Director - Sports Medicine/SWA Barbara Wilson
Assistant Athletic Director for Business Operations Dawn Boltin
Assistant Athletic Director for External Operations Erin Bean
Athletic Coordinator Kimberlee Bush
Director of Operations, Athletics, Recreation and Events Carrie Fidurko
Assistant Director, Intramurals and Recreation Connor Kilpatrick
Assistant Director, Athletics Facilities & Operations Zachary Kunkel
   
Communications  
Director of Athletics Communications Bradley Bee
Manager of Athletic Multimedia Timothy Simpson
Manager of Athletic Communications Christine Lear
Manager of Athletic Communications Sean Forrester
   
Compliance  
Director of Compliance Marcal Lazenby
Assistant Director of Compliance Brent Graves
   
Acrobatics & Tumbling  
Acrobatics & Tumbling, Head Coach Allie Williams
Acrobatics & Tumbling, Assistant Coach Joely Smith
   
Baseball  
Baseball, Head Coach Richard O'Dette
Baseball, Assistant Coach Josah Hissong
Baseball, Assistant Coach TBA
   
Basketball  
Basketball, Head Coach (Men's) Lance Randall
Basketball, Assistant Coach (Men's) Michael Ryan Hamm
Basketball, Assistant Coach (Men's) Michael Caldwell
   
Basketball, Head Coach (Women) Anthony Crocitto
Basketball, Assistant Coach (Women's) Latesha Johnson
Basketball, Assistant Coach (Women's) Sabrina Whiting
   
Cheerleading  
All-Girl Cheerleading Coach Haylee Monk
   
Cross Country  
Cross Country/Track Head Coach (Men and Women) Kent Reiber
Cross Country, Assistant Coach Rick Jones
Cross Country, Assistant Coach Cierra White
Cross Country, Assistant Coach Steven Brown
   
Golf  
Golf, Head Coach (Men's) Chris Greenwood
Golf, Assistant Coach (Men's) Roy Greenwood
   
Golf, Head Coach (Women's) Lyndsey Bevill
   
Lacrosse  
Lacrosse, Head Coach (Men's) Bradley Jorgensen
Lacrosse, Assistant Coach (Men's) Kody Te Kanawa
Lacrosse, Assistant Coach (Men's) Chad Hadlock
Lacrosse, Assistant Coach (Men's) Samuel Scoba
   
Lacrosse, Head Coach (Women's) Caitlin Hansen
   
Soccer  
Soccer, Head Coach (Men's) Brett Parker
Soccer, Assistant Coach (Men's) Nicholas Sakiewicz
Soccer, Goalkeeper Coach James White
   
Soccer, Head Coach (Women's) Peter McGahey
Soccer, Assistant Coach (Women's) Sarah Leiby
Soccer, Assistant Coach (Women's) Dave Phillips
   
Softball  
Softball, Head Coach Erin Kinberger
Softball, Assistant Coach Pat Affrunti
Softball, Assistant Coach Brittany Johnson
Softball, Assistant Coach Francais Olexa
   
Sports Medicine  
Director of Sports Medicine Susan Cross
Athletic Trainer Christoline Daniels
   
Strength & Conditioning  
Director of Strength & Conditioning Joseph Nudo
   
Swimming  
Aquatics Director & Head Swim Coach Paul Mangen
Swimming, Assistant Coach (Men's) Erik Ripley
Swimming, Assistant Coach (Women's) TBA
   
Tennis  
Tennis, Head Coach (Men and Women) Chad Berryhill
Tennis, Assistant Coach (Men's) Mark Watt
Tennis, Assistant Coach (Women's) Natalia Vlasova
   
Volleyball (Women's)  
Volleyball, Head Coach Jason Skoch
Volleyball, Assistant Coach Abigail Moser
Beach Volleyball, Assistant Coach Michael Shearer
 

Business Affairs

Vice President of Business Affairs and Chief Financial Officer John Nisbet
   
Accounting and Finance  
Senior Associate Vice President of Finance James DeTuccio
Assistant Controller Jennifer Martell
Director of Accounts Payable & Sponsored Billing Laura Solberg
Manager, Billing & Accounts Receivable Melinda McKendree
Director of Budgets Mark Williams
Manager of Payroll Timothy Carroll
   
Department of Information Technology (DoIT) (formerly TI3 & UTS)  
Chief Technology Officer Manny Rodriguez
Director, Infrastructure Darren Cooper
Director, Information Systems Security Darius Lewis
Director, Applications Daron McNab
Director, User Services Gideon Schnog
IT Project/Process Manager Sean VanGuilder
   
Human Resources  
Associate Vice President, Human Resources Susan Martin
Executive Director Employee Relations & Compliance TBA
Director, Human Resources Jennifer Alexander
Benefits Coordinator Annagrazia Bonsanti Feniello
   
Student Financial Services  
Associate Vice President of Student Financial Services Melinda Clark
Associate Director of Veterans Financial Services Kimberley Steele
   
Finance Aid  
Director of Financial Aid Brenda Clark
Associate Director of Financial Aid, Channelside Lorna Salmon
Associate Director of Financial Aid, University Campus Nicholle Thor
Assistant Director of Student Financial Support Sheryl Luppens
   
Director of Student Financial Support Elainne Feeney
Associate Director of Communication and Financial Literacy Amanda Black
Assistant Director of Financial Aid Support Eusebio Herrera-Montoya
   
Risk Management  
Risk Manager Martin Martinez
   

University Enrollment Management

Vice President, Strategic Enrollment Management Senthil Kumar
   
Enrollment Services and Operations  
Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Services & Operations Nicholas Macchio
   
Director, Enrollment Training & Quality Assurance Michael O'Brien
Director, Enrollment Support Services Kevin Kearns
Director, Enrollment Systems & Operations Danielle Blasco
Associate Director, Enrollment Research & Analytics Melvin Orellana
   
Center for Online Learning (COL) Enrollment  
Assistant Vice President, University Online Enrollment Jared Welling
   
COL Undergraduate Enrollment  
Director, COL Undergraduate Enrollment Kristina Phipps
Associate Director, COL Undergraduate Enrollment Kevin Buskirk
Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment Anthony Parks
Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment Brett Terzynski
Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment Gina Hannah
   
COL Graduate Enrollment  
Director, Graduate Enrollment Shakedra Hudson
Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment Jennifer Maiolo-Ferran
Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment Cindy Crist
Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment Yvonne Kelly Montell
Associate Director, Outreach & Enrollment Traci Dougherty
   
University Campus Enrollment  
Assistant Vice President, University Campus & Center Enrollment Maribeth Stevens
   
Undergraduate Admissions  
Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Erin Zdrojewski
Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Tiffany Vincent
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Jennifer Jones
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Giovanni Morina
Assistant Director, Athletic & Transfer Admissions Matheus Costa de Assis
   
Undergraduate Recruitment  
Director, Undergraduate Enrollment Ted Raub
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Olivia Callahan
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Kristin Colby
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Natalia Garcia
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Kaitlyn Kenny
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Ingrid Medina Rivera
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Natalie McCormick
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Ahmad Sanders
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Connor Schaefer
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Joseph Thompson III
   
   
International & Graduate Admissions  
Director & DSO, International Admissions & Graduate Enrollment Sumira Anderson
Senior Assistant Director, Graduate Admissions Cameron Gilliam
Assistant Director, International Admissions Rachel Andrews
Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions Stephanie Babajanof-Rustrian
   
International Recruitment  
Assistant Director, International Relations Thomas Sayers
Assistant Director, International Relations Zeida Alvarez
   
Center for Global Engagement   
Executive Director & DSO, Center for Global Engagement Paige Ramsey-Hamacher
Assistant Director & DSO, International Student Services Carol Hope Grant
   
Education Center Enrollment  
Director, Recruitment Support Services Erzulie Mendoza
Assistant Director of Admissions, Savannah Brian Bailey
Assistant Director of Admissions, Jacksonville Trisha Stalnaker
   
University Enrollment Marketing & Communications  
Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Marketing & Communication Scott Watkins
   
Director, Enrollment Marketing Peter Gressick
Manager, Lead Acquisition Jacoby Phillips
Business Intelligence Analyst Nirmal Makani
Director, Digital Marketing Nathan Boorom
Media Content Manager Gregory Lindberg
Web Project Manager Joel Rivera-Salvador
Director, Enrollment Communications Tiffany Dion
Manager, WorldWide Enrollment Communications Arshia Ghayoumi
Manager, University Campus Enrollment Communications Nicole Lesko
Manager, Enrollment Outreach & Social Media Mia Senese
   

Saint Leo University WorldWide Operations

Senior Vice President Melanie Storms
   
Senior Associate Vice President, WorldWide Operations Shadel Hamilton
Associate Vice President for Facilities Management Jose Caban
   
Assistant Vice President Saint Leo Worldwide, Florida Region Katie Chamberlain
Assistant Vice President Saint Leo WorldWide, U.S. Region Tyler Upshaw
   
Associate Director, Faculty Services Richard Brown
Associate Director, WorldWide Student Life Jessica Graves
   

Saint Leo University WorldWide Education Centers

Florida Region

Assistant Vice President Saint Leo Worldwide, Florida Region Katie Chamberlain
   
East Pasco Education Center, Florida (includes Brooksville, New Port Richey, and Spring Hill offices)
Center Director Derek Saunier
Assistant Director Shana Founds
Student Advisor Savannah Proctor
Student Advisor Susan Splain
Instructor of Undergraduate Social Work Christina Cazanave
Assistant Professor and Chair of Undergraduate Social Work Ebony Perez
   
Gainesville Education Center, Florida  
Effective July 10, 2020 - This location transitioned to online degree programs only
   
Jacksonville Education Center, Florida  
Center Director Jessica Starkey
Assistant Director Admissions, Jacksonville Trisha Stalnaker
Academic Advisor, Jacksonville Julius Collins
Assistant Professor and Associate Chair of Education Alexandra Kanellis
   
Key West Education Center, Florida  
Center Director Alaina Plowdrey
Academic Advisor Susan Abercrombie
   
Lake City Education Center, Florida (includes Madison Education Office)  
Center Director Jessica Markham
Assistant Academic Advisor Maelyn Carlucci
Assistant Academic Advisor Breanna Black
Instructor of Education  Elisabeth Ballew
   
MacDill AFB Education Center, Florida  
Center Director Rod Kirkwood
Associate Director Louis Reyna
Student Advisor Manyel Richardson
   
Madison Education Office, Florida  
Effective July 10, 2020 - This location transitioned to online degree programs only  
   
Mayport Education Office, Florida  
Assistant Director James Barnette
Academic Advisor Michelle Hicks
   
Ocala Education Center, Florida  
Center Director Rena Thomas
Academic Advisor Francis Lai
Academic Advisor Amanda Harrison
Assistant Professor of Education Tammy Quick
Director, Graduate Studies/Human Services; Associate Professor of Human Services Nancy Wood
   
Tallahassee Education Center, Florida  
Effective July 10, 2020 - This location transitioned to online degree programs only
   
Tampa Education Center, Florida  
Area Director Rod Kirkwood
Assistant Director Matthew Lenihan
Student Advisor/Remote Talona Cordova
Instructor of Social Work Debra Thrower
Assistant Professor of Accounting C'Lamt Ho
Instructor of Social Work Sha'leda Mirra
Assistant Professor of Education Christine Picot
Associate Professor of Human Resources Jonathan Shoemaker
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice  Robert Sullivan

U. S. Region

Assistant Vice President Saint Leo Worldwide, U.S. Region Tyler Upshaw
   
California  
San Diego Education Center, California  
** This location is transitioning to online only degree programs**  
Center Director Tamika Clark
   
Georgia  
Atlanta Education Center, Georgia  
Effective July 31, 2020 - This location transitioned to online only degree programs
   
Gwinnett Education Center, Georgia  
Effective July 31, 2020 - This location transitioned to online only degree programs
   
Savannah Education Center, Georgia  
Center Director Donald Bishop
Assistant Director Yalonka Mitchell
Assistant Director, Admissions Brian Bailey
Academic Advisor Mitria Mobley
Assistant Professor of Healthcare Management Tasia Hilton
Assistant Professor of Management Leat Kodua
Associate Professor of Human Services Katrina Maxwell
   
Mississippi  
Columbus Education Center, Mississippi  
Center Director Amber Bradley
   
South Carolina  
Charleston Education Center, South Carolina  
Center Director Kai Campbell
Associate Professor of Theology Daniel Lloyd
Student Advisor Valerie Gold
   
Shaw Education Center, South Carolina  
** This location is transitioning to online only degree programs**  
Center Director Terrence Gilmore
   
Sumter Education Office, South Carolina  
Effective July 31, 2020 - This location transitioned to online only degree programs
   
Texas  
Corpus Christi Education Center, Texas  
Center Director Sara Heydon
Academic Advisor Grace Moreno
Academic Advisor Alma Martinez
   
Virginia  
Effective July 31, 2020 - The following Virginia locations transitioned to online only degree programs
Chesapeake Education Center, Virginia  
Fort Eustis Education Center, Virginia  
Fort Lee Education Center, Virginia  
Langley Education Center, Virginia
Newport News Education Center, Virginia
NS Norfolk Office, Virginia
NAS Oceana Office, Virginia
South Hampton Roads (JEB Little Creek) Education Center, Virginia
   
Special Programs  
Assistant Vice President, Saint Leo Worldwide, Special Programs Tyler Upshaw
Manager, Special Programs, VTT & ICC Joseph Paquette
Manager, Online Consortium of Independent Colleges and Universities (OCICU) Susan Boyd
Manager, Navy College Program Afloat College Education (NCPACE) Randi Kinney

Student Affairs

 
Vice President of Student Affairs Jennifer Shaw
   
Student Services  
Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Kenneth Posner
   
Accessibility Services  
Director, Accessibility Services Michael Bailey
Assistant Director, Assessibility Services Maria Santos
   
Bookstore  
Manager, Follett Book Store Maureen Tarpey
   
Career Services  
Director, Career Services Susan Mickey
Assistant Director, Career Services Amanda Ferguson
Associate Director, Career Services Nancy Cheek
   
Counseling Services  
Director, Counseling Services Lawson Jolly
Assistant Director, Counseling Services Tiffany Nelson
   
Dining Services  
Acting Director, Dining Services Justin Bush
Catering Manager Donna Sturgis
Retail Manager Stanley Kaszuba
Dining Manager Virginia Lavalle
   
Office of Military Affairs & Services  
Director, Military Affairs and Services Ernest McClees
   
Orientation and Parent/Family Programs  
Director, Orientation and Parent/Family Programs Dawn McElveen
   
Residence Life  
Director, Residence Life & Leadership Tory England
Assistant Director, Residence Life & Student Conduct Sean Ferguson
   
Student Activities  
Assistant Director for Student Activities Alysia Magras
Assistant Director for Greek Life & Community Engagement Brandee Greaves
   
University Safety  
Director, University Safety Vincent "Mike" D'Ambrosio
   

University Advancement, Marketing and Communications

Vice President, University Advancement, Marketing, and Communications Carla Willis
   
Advancement Services & Planned Giving  
Associate Vice President of University Advancement Stephen Kubasek
Assistant Director of Advancement Services and Planned Giving Mary Ann (Annie) Thornton
Corporate and Foundation Relationship Officer Michael Herrera
Council for Advancement and Support Education (CASE) Resident Livia Wallick
Executive Coordinator Kelsey Tait
Gift Processing Specialist Donna Hoar
Gift Marketing Specialist John Agnello
Prospect Researcher Michelle Macchiavello
   
Alumni Engagement & Sustained Giving  
Director of Alumni Engagement & Sustained Giving Elizabeth Barr
Associate Director of Alumni Engagement & Sustained Giving Amanda Laffin
Assistant Director of Board & Volunteer Relations Sarah Olsen
Assistant Director of Special Campaigns Regina Belvin
   
University Communications  
Director of University Communications Marie Thornsberry
Academic Communications Manager Jo-Ann Johnston
Communications Specialist & Webmaster Jason Longo
Senior Graphic Designer Renee Gerstein
Staff Writer and Media Relations Mary McCoy
   
University Brand Marketing  
Marketing Manager Christine John
Marketing Manager Peggy O'Connor
Director, Social Media Caroline Jorgensen
Marketing Coordinator Chad Gonzalez
Art Director Samuel Gonzalez

University Ministry

Chaplain of University Ministries Fr. Randall Meissen
Campus Minister Tiffany Fettig
Music Minister Lucas Nocera
Office Manager Kevin Floyd

Faculty

Professors Emeriti

Setty Adisesh *
B.S., M.S., Central College, Mysore; Ph.D., Kent State University

Leland Tyson Anderson
B.A., University of Colorado; M.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Temple University

Frank Arnold
B.S., University of Connecticut; M.P.A., Auburn University; D.P.A., Nova University

Douglas M. Astolfi *
B.A., Tufts University; M.A., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Northern Illinois University

Ann H. Bagley
B.A., M.A., Florida State University; Ed.D., University of Tennessee

Richard G. Bryan
B.A., Northwestern University; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Dirk Budd *
B.A., Layfayette College; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Richard R. Cabbage
B.A., Lincoln Memorial University; M.Div., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Aberdeen

Laurel G. Cobb
B.A., University of Florida; C.P.A., M.Acc., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Frederick W. Colby * (Registrar Emeritus)
A.A., Pasco-Hernando Community College; B.A., Saint Leo College; M.P.A., University of South Florida

Thomas "Tim" J. Crosby
B.A., Saint Leo College; M.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi

David G. Cuppett
C.P.A., Assistant Professor of Business Administration (MacDill Office); B.S., West Virginia University; M.B.A., University of Utah

George M. Dooris
B.S., St. Peter's College; M.S., Seton Hall University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Maribeth Durst
B.A., St. Mary's University; M.A., Syracuse University; M.S.W., University of South Florida; Ph.D., New School for Social Research

Mark K. Edmonds
B.A., University of Michigan-Flint; M.A., D.A., University of Michigan

Charles "Chuck" L. Fisk
B.A., University of Florida; M.A., Duke University

William T. Foley *
B.A., University of West Florida; C.P.A., M.B.A., University of South Florida

Lucille A. Fuchs *
B.S., University of Dayton; M.A., The Ohio State University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

John E. Higgins *
B.A., M.A., Morehead State College

Julius Hornstein *
B.A., Georgia Southern College; M.S.W., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Florida Institute of Technology

Norman D. Kaye *
B.S., M.S., Northern Illinois University

Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.
B.A., Kean College of New Jersey; Ed.D., Rutgers University

Anthony B. Kissel
B.S., Saint Meinrad College; M.A., University of Innsbruck; Ph.D. (S.T.D.), Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

Edward F. Leddy
B.S., Manhattan College; M.P.S., Long Island University; Ph.D., Fordham University

Rachel O. Longstaff *
B.A., Northwestern University; M.S. (L.I.S.), Drexel University

Marilyn M. Mallue
B.A., University of Florida; B.A., University of Central Florida; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Frances Martin
A.B., Webster College; M.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., New York University; M.S.S.W., University of Tennessee

Mayes D. Mathews
B.S., West Virginia University; M.B.A., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Mark G. Newton
B.A., University of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

M. Dorothy Neuhofer, O.S.B. *
B.S., Barry College; M.A. in L.S., Rosary College; M.Ch.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Florida State University

Walter P. Poznar *
B.A., M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Indiana University

Henry J. Purchase
B.S., Cornell University; M.Ed., University of New Hampshire

Thomas B. Rothrauff
B.A., Saint Francis College; M.P.A., Golden Gate University; D.P.A., Nova Southeastern University

Carolyn B. Schoultz
B.A., University of California at Santa Cruz; M.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Maura Snyder *
B.A., Mount St. Scholastica College; M.A., University of Notre Dame

John H. Swart *
B.S., M.S., Illinois State University

Sara A. Thrash
B.A., Carson Newman College; M.A., University of South Florida; Ed.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., Brunnel University, Oxford, England

Marvin T. Travis
B.A., Emory University; M.B.A., Arizona State University; D.P.A., Nova University

Robin F. VanTine *
B.S., M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., College of William and Mary

Christie D. Vernon
B.A., M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ed.D, Nova University

Ernie M. Williams
B.A., Auburn University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University

James E. Woodard Jr.
B.A., M.A., University of the Americas; Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Jeanne Wright *
B.S., Fontbonne College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame

Peter R. Wubbenhorst
B.A., Guilford College; J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University

George P. Zagursky
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., University of Miami; D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

  * Deceased

University Campus

Full-Time Faculty

Joshua D. Adams—Instructor of Computer Science and Information Systems
B.A., B.A.S., University of South Florida; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Fern Aefsky—Professor of Educational Leadership; Director of Graduate Education
B.S. University of Maryland; M.Ed. Marymount College of Virginia, Ed.D. Nova Southeastern University

Jacob B. Aguilar— Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Elisabeth C. Aiken—Associate Professor of English; Associate Chair, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.A., James Madison University; M.A., Western Carolina University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Galo E. Alava—Assistant Professor of Health Care Management
M.B.A., University of Phoenix; M.D., Universidad Central del Ecuador

Laura F. Altfeld—Associate Professor of Biology/Ecology; Associate Program Director for the Honors Program
B.S., Eckerd College; M.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Victoria A. Anyikwa—Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., Queens College of the City University of New York; M.S.W., New York University; Ph.D., Barry University

Holly Atkins—Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Department of Undergraduate Education
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of South Florida

Kelly L. Atkins—Instructor of Management
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University; D.B.A, Liberty University

Stephen L. Baglione—Professor of Marketing
B.A., Queens College; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Balbir S. Bal—Professor of Computer Science
B.Sc., Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab, India; Post Graduate Diploma, M.Sc., University of Wales, Swansea, U.K.; Ph.D., University of Aston, Birmingham, U.K.

Anne Barngrover—Assistant Professor of English/Creative Writing
B.A., Denison University; M.F.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia

Darin Bell—Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., Wake Forest University

Cheryl L. Berry—Instructor of Biology and Life Sciences
B.S., Saint Leo University; M.Ed., University of South Florida

Siamack Bondari—Professor of Mathematics; Chair, Department of Mathematics and Sciences
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University

Sergiy Borysov—Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., M.S., Miev National Tara Shevchenko University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Charlotte F. Braziel—Instructor of Criminal Justice/Criminalistics
B.A., Eastern Ct. State University; M.B.A., Sacred Heart University; M.S., Saint Leo University

Lisa Delgado Brown—Associate Professor of Undergraduate Education
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Barbara J. Caldwell—Professor of Economics; Director, MAcc Program;Chair, Department of Accounting, Economics, and Finance
B.S.I.E., Georgia Institute of Technology; M.A., M.B.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Brian D. CampAssociate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Michael S. CampbellAssociate Professor of Social Work; Associate Director of Graduate Social Work
B.S.W., M.S.W., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Patricia M. Campion—Associate Professor of Global Studies and Sociology; Instructional Review Board (IRB)
M.E., Institut Polytechnique LaSalle-Beauvais; M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Howard F. Carey—Associate Professor of Biology; Pre-Med Professional Advisor
B.S., Spring Garden College; M.S., University of Bridgeport; D.C., Cleveland Chiropractic College

Melinda B. Carver—Associate Professor of Education; Director, CESS Program Approval
B.A., Wheaton College; M.Ed., College of New Jersey; Ph.D., Walden University

Joseph P. Cillo—Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., University of Miami; J.D., California School of Law

Craig S. Cleveland—Associate Professor of Management; Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs
B.S., Armstrong State Atlantic University; M.B.A., Shorter College; D.B.A., Argosy University

Michael Cooper—Assistant Professor of Religion
A.B., Loyola University of Chicago; M.A., Fordham University; M.Div., Jesuit School of Theology of Chicago; S.T.D., Institut Catholique de Paris

Alicia Corts—Assistant Professor of Theatre
M.A., Bethel University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Patrick J. Crerand—Professor of English
B.A., Ohio State University; M.F.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., University of Louisiana

Christopher Cronin—Professor of Psychology
B.S., University of Wisconsin; M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Joanne M. Crossman—Professor of Education
B.A., M.Ed., Rhode Island College; Ed.D., University of Sarasota

Edward Dadez—Visiting Professor Graduate Education
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.B.A., Saint Leo University; M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D, Michigan State University

Passard C. Dean—Professor of Accounting and Finance
B.A., Queens College; M.A., University of South Florida; D.B.A., Argosy University

Pamela DeCius—Instructor of Humanities; Associate Chair, Language Studies and the Arts
B.A., MacMurray College; M.L.A., University of South Florida

Robert J. Diemer— Professor of Criminal Justice/Critical Incident Management; Director, Graduate Studies in Public Safety Administration
B.A., Saint Leo University; M.Ed., National Louis University; Ph.D., Union Institute

Daniel M. Dubois—Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Truman State University; Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder

Iain Duffy—Associate Professor of Biology
B.Sc., University College Cork; Ph.D., Queen's University of Belfast

Kathryn L. Duncan—Professor of English
B.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., Tulane University

Cathleen B. Dunn—Assistant Professor; Director, Graduate Studies in Psychology
M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

William L. Ellis—Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Florida; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Kenneth Embry—Associate Professor of Communications and Marketing
B.A., M.A., Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of Memphis

Lucia D. Farriss—Instructor of Economics
B.S., M.Econ., University of South Florida

Janet E. Franks—Associate Professor, Library; Reference/Instructional Services Librarian, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., University of New Mexico; M.A. (L.I.S.), University of South Florida

Christopher R. Friend—Assistant Professor of English
B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Central Florida

Nataliya V. Glover—Assistant Professor, English for Academic Purposes
B.A., M.A., Horlivka State University, Ukraine; M.A., Saint Leo University; Ed.D., Northcentral University

Andrew Gold—Associate Professor of Management
B.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Renee Gould—Assistant Professor, Library; Collection Development Librarian, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., Saint Francis University; M.A. (L.I.S.), Long Island University

Karen Hahn—Professor of Education; Assistant Vice President, Learning Design
B.A., M.S., College of New Rochelle; Ed.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Charles D. Hale—Professor of Management
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.A., Ed.D., University of Florida

June C. Hammond—Associate Professor of Mathematics and Music
B.M., B.S., Furman University; M.M., M.A., University of Georgia; D.M., Florida State University

Karen M. Hannel—Assistant Professor of Fine Arts and Humanities; Chair, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.A., University of West Florida; M.A., Indiana State University

John David Harding—Assistant Professor of Writing & Research, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., Louisiana State University; M.F.A., Louisiana State University

Amy Harris—Assistant Professor of Instruction & Assessment Librarian, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., Otterbein College; M.L.S., Indiana University

Philip Hatlem—Instructor of Sport Business
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.A., The Ohio State University

Burgsbee L. Hobbs—Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of South Alabama; M.L.A., Spring Hill College; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Judy L. Holcomb—Associate Professor of Hospitality Management; Chair, Department of Sport Business, International Hospitality Management
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Central Florida

Sang Jin Hong—Assistant Professor of Information Security
B.S., Chungbuk National University; M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas

Thomas Humphries—Associate Professor of Theology
B.A., University of the South; M.A., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Emory University

Okey A. Igbonagwam—Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems
B.S., M.S., National Louis University; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Robert Imperato—Professor of Religion
B.S., New York University; M.A., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University

Angel L. Jimenez—Instructor of Writing and Research, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., M.A., University of South Florida

Keith C. Jones—Associate Professor of Marketing
B.S., M.B.A., Northeast Missouri State University; Ph.D., Memphis State University

Michelle Joy—Assistant Professor, Library; Undergraduate Online Services Librarian, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A. University of South Florida; M.A. (L.I.S.), University of South Florida

Timothy JussaumeAssistant Professor of Philosophy; Program Director, Honors Program
B.A., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., Ph.D., Villanova University

Valerie Kasper—Assistant Professor of English/Professional Writing
B.S., University of Florida; M.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Central Florida

Kevin M. Kieffer—Professor of Psychology
B.S., Indiana University; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Susan K. Kinsella—Professor of Human Services; Dean; College of Education and Social Services
B.S.W., Pennsylvania State University; M.S.W., Marywood University; Ph.D., Fordham University

Monika Kiss—Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Kean University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa

Steven Kistulentz—Associate Professor of English; Director, Graduate Studies in Creative Writing
M.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Florida State University

Audrey Koke—Assistant Professor, Serials, Resources & Instructional Services Librarian, Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.S., M.L.S., State University of New York College; M.A., University of Maine

Cheryl L. Kozina— Associate Professor of Biology
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; Ph.D., Emory University

Vyas Krishnan—Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Mangalore University, India; M.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Jodi Lamb—Associate Professor of Education; Associate Director of Graduate Education
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Padraig Lawlor—Assistant Professor of History
B.A., National University of Ireland, Maynooth; M.Phil., Trinity College Dublin; Ph.D., Perdue University

Antonio V. Laverghetta—Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of South Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida

John R. Lax—Assistant Professor of Marketing
B.A., M.B.A., M.S., University of South Florida; DBA, Nova Southeastern University

Cindy Lee—Associate Professor of Social Work; Director, Center for Alternative Pathway Programs
B.A., Trinity College; M.S.W., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Florida State University

Agnieszka Leesch—Instructor of English
B.A., M.A., University of South Dakota

Joseph A. Little, Jr.—Assistant Professor of Business Law
B.A., University of South Florida; J.D., Thomas M. Cooley School of Law

Khalilah P. Louis-Caines—Instructor of Social Work
B.A., University of Colorado; M.S.W., Saint Leo University

B. Tim Lowder—Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Pfeiffer University; M.B.A., Winthrop University; Ph.D., Capella University

Robert Lucio—Associate Professor of Social Work; Masters of Social Work Data Manager
B.A., University of Florida; M.S.W., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Chantelle MacPhee—Associate Professor of English Literature; Chair, Department of Language Studies and the Arts
B.A., University of PEI; M.A., University of Western Ontario; Ph.D., University of Glasgow

Peter Marian—Instructor of Management
B.S., Florida International University; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Allyson Marino—Associate Professor of English / Fine Arts
B.A., State University of New York College at Fredonia; M.A., State University of New York College at Buffalo; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Karin May—Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., M.S., Saint Leo University; DBA, Northcentral University

Marissa L. McLargin—Instructor of English
B.A., Mercer University; M.A., University of South Florida

Carol McLeish—Assistant Professor of Education; Education Internship Administrator
B.S., University of Cincinnati; M.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Christopher Miller—Professor of Biology and Environmental Science
B.A., University of Texas-Austin; M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Debra A. Mims—Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
M.A., Saint Leo University, D.B.A., Northcentral University

Derek Mohammed—Professor of Computer Information Systems; Chair, Department of Computer Science & Information Systems; Director, Master of Cybersecurity and Master of Software Engineering
B.S., University of the West Indies; M.B.A., City University; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Leon Mohan—Associate Professor of Sport Business
B.A., M.P.R.T.M., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Diane M. Monahan—Associate Professor of Communications; Chair, Department of Communication & Marketing
B.S., Florida State University; M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., Temple University

Carol Ann Moon—Professor, Library; Reference/Instructional Outreach Librarian
B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., University of Florida; M.A. (L.I.S.), University of South Florida

Michael O. Moorman—Professor of Computer Science
B.S., United States Military Academy; M.S., Arizona State University; M.B.A., University of Northern Colorado; Ph.D., East Texas State University

Keya Mukherjee—Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., M.A., Bethune College, Calcutta, India; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Kevin MurphyAssistant Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Augustana College, Ph.D., University of Iowa

Patrick R. Murphy—Associate Professor of Economics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Manh Van Nguyen—Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.Sc., Western Sydney University; M.S., McNeese State University; Ph.D., University of Louisiana

Stephen M. Okey—Assistant Professor of Theology/Divinity
B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., University of Chicago Divinity School; Ph.D., Boston College

Marwan Omar—Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.S., University of Mosul; M.S., University of Phoenix; DCS, Colorado Technical University

Leo E. Ondrovic—Associate Professor of Physics
B.S.E., M.S.E.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Francis Orlando—Instructor of Political Sciences
B.A., Michigan State University, M.A., Duke University

Veronika Ospina-Kammerer—Professor of Undergraduate Social Work
B.S., M.S.W., Ph.D., Florida State University

John Pantzalis—Associate Professor of International Business and Marketing
Diploma in Civil Engineering, Munich University of Technology; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona

Heather R. Parker—Professor of History; Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Harsha Kalpanie Perera—Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Sciences
B.Sc., University of Columbo; Ph.D., University of Texas, Arlington

Brandy Pollicita - Instructor of Physical Education
B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.S., Arizona State University;

Janis Prince—Associate Professor of Sociology; Chair, Department of Social Sciences
B.A., Queens College; M.A., M.M.F.T., Ph.D., University of Southern California

Marc A. Pugliese—Associate Professor of Theology; Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
B.A., University of Delaware; M.Div., Biblical Theological Seminary; M.Phil., Ph.D., Fordham University

Lisa Rapp-McCallProfessor of Social Work
B.A., LeMoyne College; M.S.W., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Rita Ray—Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., Calcutta University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Miami

Bryan Reagan—Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago

Hudson Reynolds—Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Claremont McKenna College; M.A., Ph.D., New School for Social Research

Marco Rimanelli—Professor of Political Science and International Studies
Laurea/B.A., Universita' di Roma, Italy; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Georgina Rivera-Singletary—Associate Professor of Graduate Education
B.A., M.Ed., Saint Leo University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Owen Roach—Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management
M.B.A., Nova Southeastern University; D.B.A., Capella University

Jacqueline Robbins—Instructor of Chemistry and Physical Sciences
B.S., George Mason University, M.S., University of South Florida

Candace A. Roberts—Professor of Education; Director, Faculty Development & Enrichment
B.A., Emory University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Elizabeth Ruegg—Instructor of Graduate Social Work
M.S.W., Fordham University

Gianna Russo—Assistant Professor of English
B.A., M.A., University of South Florida

Iona Sarieva—Associate Professor of English; Director, Bridge Program
B.A., M.A., Sofia University, Bulgaria; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Diane Scotland-Coogan—Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.S.W., Saint Leo University; M.S.W., University of South Florida; Ph.D., Capella University

Ricky W. Scott—Associate Professor of Finance
B.A., University of Georgia; M.S., Keller Graduate School; M.S., Georgia State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Renee Sedlack—Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership
B.A., M.S., Queens College; Ed.D., University of South Florida

Cynthia S. Selph—Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Huntington College; M.M., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Patricia A. Senger—Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S., University of the State of New York; M.S.W., Yeshiva University; Ph.D., Capella University

Christine Sereni-Massinger—Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., Saint Joseph's University; J.D., Widener University School of Law

Patrick Sheridan—Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Stockton College; Ph.D., Tulane University; B.S., Stockton College

Audrey C. Shor—Associate Professor of Biology; Associate Chair, Mathematics and Science
B.S., West Chester University; M.P.H., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Zachary A. Smith—Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance
B.S., Old Dominion University; MBA, Capella University; M.S., East Carolina University; Ph.D., Walden University

Mary T. Spoto—Professor of English; Vice President of Academic Affairs
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Matthew Tapie—Assistant Professor of Theology; Director, Center for Catholic/Jewish Studies
M.A., Baylor University; MDiv., Abilene Christian University; Ph.D., Catholic University of America

Lionel M. Thomas Jr.—Associate Professor of International Hospitality Management
M.A., University of South Carolina; M.P.M., Devry University;  Ph.D., Purdue University;

Michael J. Tkacik—Associate Professor of Philosophy, Theology, & Religion
B.A., Auburn University; M.A., Providence College; Ph.D., Duquesne University

Jennifer L. Toole—Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Daniel J. Tschopp—Professor of Accounting
B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Doris J. Van Kampen-Breit—Professor of Librarian; University Librarian, University Archivist, Faculty Development Librarian; Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., M.A. (L.I.S.), University of South Florida; Ed.D., University of Central Florida

Marcela Van Olphen—Professor of Spanish and Portuguese
B.A., Instituto Superior de Formacion Docente No10. Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires. Tandil, Buenos Aires, Argentina; M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Ernest G. Vendrell—Professor of Criminal Justice/Critical Incident Management; Associate Director, Graduate Studies in Public Safety Administration
B.S., M.S., Florida International University; M.S.M, Saint Thomas University; Ph.D., Union Institute

Astrid Vicas—Associate Professor of Philosophy
B.A., M.B.A., University of Ottawa; M.A., Ph.D., McGill University

Rhondda Waddell—Professor of Undergraduate Social Work; Associate Dean, College of Education and Social Services
B.A., University of Florida; M.S.W., Ph.D., Florida State University

Moneque Walker-PickettProfessor of Criminal Justice; Associate Chair, Criminal Justice
B.A., University of Miami; J.D., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Miami

Jacquelyn A. White—Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Rollins College; M.A., University of California-Santa Barbara; Ed.D., University of Central Florida

Courtney Wiest—Assistant Professor of Social Work; Director of Graduate Social Work
B.S.W., Saint Leo University; M.S.W., University of Central Florida; Ed.D, Argosy University

Jerome K. Williams—Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Dené J. Williamson—Associate Professor of Sport Business
B.S., University of Central Missouri; M.S., Ed.D., St. Thomas University

Timothy R. Wiseman—Associate Professor of Accounting
B.A., Illinois College; J.D., University of Illinois College of Law; M.B.A., City University; D.B.A., Argosy University

Kate Wittrock—Instructor of Education
B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.A., Hamline University

Christopher Wolfe—Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., Hanover College; M.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., Georgia State University

Randall J. Woodard—Associate Professor of Philosophy, Theology, & Religion; Director, Graduate Studies in Theology; Chair, Department of Philosophy & Religion
B.A., Franciscan University; M.A., Providence College; M.Ed., University of Manitoba; Ph.D., Duquesne University

Valerie Wright—Professor of Education; Administrator, Elementary Education
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Raymond Yann—Instructor of Accounting
B.S., University of Kentucky; M.B.A., University of Florida

Tammy D. Zacchilli—Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., Kennesaw State University; M.S., Augusta State University; Ph.D., Texas Tech

WorldWide Education Center Faculty

Full-Time Faculty

Amina Abdullah—Assistant Professor of Human Services; Chair, Human Services, Undergraduate
B.S., M.M., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., Capella University

Lara K. Ault—Associate Professor of Psychology; Associate Chair, Department of Social Sciences/Online
B.A., University of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of Louisville

Elisabeth Ballew—Instructor of Education, Lake City Education Center
B.A., Saint Leo University; M.Ed., University of Texas at  Arlington; Ed.S. University of West Florida

Sheri K. BiasAssistant Professor of Human Resources Management/Online
B.A., Saint Leo College; M.A., George Washington University; M.B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Fielding Graduate University

Michelle T. Boone-Thornton—Assistant Professor of Human Services, Associate Chair of Human Services
B.A., Christopher Newport University; M.S., Norfolk State University; Ed.D., Regent University

Keith Burton—Assistant Professor of Psychology, Online
B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona

Christina Cazanave-McCarthy—Instructor of Undergraduate Social Work, Director of Field Education, East Pasco Education Center
B.S.W, Saint Leo University; MSW, University of Central Florida

Tasia L. Hilton-BettonAssistant Professor of Health Care Administration, Savannah Education Center
B.S., University of South Carolina; B.S., Armstrong Atlantic State University; Ph.D., Walden University

C'Lamt HoAssistant Professor of Accounting, Tampa Education Center
B.A., Ohio State University; B.S., Franklin University; M.B.A., Franklin University; D.B.A., Argosy University

Alexandra M. Kanellis—Assistant Professor of Education, Associate Chair of Undergraduate Education, Jacksonville Education Center
B.S., Anatolla College of Thessaloniki, Greece; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana State University

Leat A. Kodua—Assistant Professor of Management, Savannah Education Center
M.B.A., City University of Seattle; D.B.A, Argosy University

Pamela L. Lee—Associate Professor of Management; Director, Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program
B.S., Norfolk State University; M.A., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., Regent University

Daniel T. LloydAssociate Professor of Theology, North Charleston Education Center
B.A., University of Scranton; M.T.S., Weston Jesuit School of Theology; Ph.D., Marquette University

Helen MacLennan—Assistant Professor of Management, Tampa Education Center
B.S., University of Phoenix; M.B.A., Maryhurst University; Ph.D., Sullivan University

Angela M. Manos—Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Worldwide/Online
B.S., Georgia State University; M.S., University of Central Texas; M.M.A.S., Command and General Staff College; M.S., Industrial College of the Armed Forces; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Katrina Maxwell—Associate Professor of Human Services, Savannah Education Center
M.S., Ph.D. Florida State University

Sha'Leda A. Mirra—Instructor of Undergraduate Social Work, Tampa Education Center
B.A. M.A., M.S.W., Saint Leo University

Phillip R. Neely—Professor of Public Safety Administration; Chair, Undergraduate Criminal Justice, Remote/Online
B.A., Saint Leo University; M.S., Central Michigan University; Ph.D., Walden University

Eileen T. O'Brien—Professor of Sociology; Associate Chair, Department of Social Science
B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Florida

Ebony N. Perez—Assistant Professor of Social Work, Chair of Undergraduate Social Work, East Pasco Education Center/Spring Hill
B.A., Cedar Crest College; M.S.W., University of Pittsburgh

LaQue Perkins—Assistant Professor of Project Management/Online
B.A., Saint Leo University; M.S., Troy University; M.B.A., Colorado Technical University; D.B.A., Argosy University

Christine Picot—Assistant Professor of Education, Tampa Education Center
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Tammy L. QuickAssistant Professor of Education, Ocala Education Center
B.S., M.Ed., Saint Leo University; Ed.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Rafael A. Rosado-OrtizAssistant Professor of Health Care Administration; Chair, Health Care Administration
B.S., Charter Oak State College; M.B.A., Saint Leo University; M.D., Universidad Centro de Investigacion Social Medical School (UCIFAS), Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Jonathan A. Shoemaker—Associate Professor of Human Resource Management, Tampa Center
B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.S., Georgia College & State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

Viki Stoupenos—Assistant Professor, Libraries; Academic Support/Reference Librarian - Central Region, Savannah Education Center
B.S.W., University of Georgia; M.L.S., Texas Woman's University

Robert J. Sullivan—Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice; MacDill Office/Tampa Education Center
B.A., M.S., Saint Leo University; D.H.L., Everest University

Debra E. Thrower—Instructor of Undergraduate Social Work, Tampa Education Center
M.S.W., University of South Florida

Craig N. Winstead—Associate Professor of Project Management; Chair, Department of Operations Management
B.A., Bowdoin College; M.S., Duquesne University; Ph.D., Capella University

Nancy E. Wood—Associate Professor of Human Services; Director, Graduate Studies in Human Services Administration, Ocala Center
B.A., Indiana University; M.H.R.M., M.B.A., Keller Graduate School of Management; Ph.D., Capella University

Delmar P. Wright—Associate Professor of Criminal Justice/Online
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Administrators

Sumira Anderson—Director & DSO, International Admissions
B.S., M.B.A. PM.HRM, Saint Leo University

Abigail Appleton—Special Assistant to the President, University Campus
B.A., Valparaiso University; M.L.S., Indiana University; M.A., American University, Cairo

Elizabeth Barr—Director, Alumni Engagement and Sustained Giving
B.A., Elon University

James Barnette—Assistant Director, Mayport - Jacksonville Education Center
B.A., Southeastern Oklahoma State University; M.A., Webster University

Nicole Baum—Student Success Coach, Academic Student Support Success
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Regina Belvin—Assistant Director, Alumni Engagement & Sustained Giving
B.A., Saint Leo University

Susan Boyd—Manager, Online Consortium of Independent Colleges and Universities
B.S, Saint Leo University

Christina Branas—Director of Accreditation
BA, MBA, Saint Leo University

Lisa Burnham—Student Advisor, Madison Education Center
B.A., Saint Leo University

Katie Chamberlain—Assistant Vice President, Florida Region, Worldwide Operations
B.S., Troy University; M.S., Keller Graduate School of Management

Julius Collins—Academic Advisor, Jacksonville Education Center
B.A., Florida State University; M.M., University of Miami

Jody Conway—Dean of Student Success
M.A., University of South Dakota; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Cindy CristAssociate Director, Graduate Enrollment, Channelside
B.A., William Jessup University

Vincent (Mike) D'Ambrosio—Director, University Safety
B.A., MDiv., Covington Theological Seminary Pineland

James DeTuccio—Senior Associate Vice President of Finance
B.S., Florida State University; M.B.A., Saint Leo University; Florida State CPA

Tamara Disi—Administrator, Graduate Outreach Programs, College of Education and Social Services
B.S., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Traci Dougherty—Associate Director, Outreach and Enrollment
B.A., Princeton University

Daniel Duerr—Assistant Director of Institutional Research, Assessment and Institutional Research
B.A., University of Memphis; M.A., University of Arizona

Emilio Favale - Associate Director, Undergraduate Student Advising
B.A., University of South Florida; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Pamela Frazer—Assistant Registrar, Evaluations
B.A., State University of New York

Shadel Hamilton—Senior Associate Vice President, WorldWide Operations
B.S., Johnson & Wales University; M.S., Kaplan University

William Hamilton—Chief Assessment and Institutional Research Officer
B.A., California State University; M.A., Georgia State University; M.A., University of Arizona

Gina Hannah—Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment, Channelside
B.S.; University of Phoenix; MBA, Saint Leo University

Amanda Harrison—Student Advisor, Ocala Education Center
B.A., Keuka College

Karen Hatfield—Registrar
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Brenda (Nikki) Heister—Special Project Manager, College of Education and Social Services
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Zaheda (Donna) Herman—Executive Director for Student Success Worldwide, Tampa
B.A., Towson University; M.B.A., Florida Atlantic University; M.S., Purdue University Global

Sara Heydon—Director, NAS Corpus Christi Education Center
B.A., Pacific Lutheran University; M.Ed., University of Texas at Austin

Erica Hicks—Executive Director of Student Learning and Advising
B.A., Virginia Tech; M.A., University of South Florida St. Petersburg

Kelly Hill—General Counsel
B.S., Idaho State University; J.D., University of Utah College of Law

Carol P. Hope Grant—Assistant Director & DSO of International Student Services
B.S., The City University of New York; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Shakedra Hudson—Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment
B.A., M.S., Saint Leo University

Jo Hutterli—Assistant Director of Tutoring Services
B.S., East Tennessee State University; M.S.I.D., Saint Leo University

Heather Johnson—Assistant Director of Program Approval, College of Education and Social Services
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Jo-Ann Johnston—Academic Communications Manager
B.A., Syracuse University; M.S., Bay Path College

Lawson Jolly—Director, Counseling Services
B.S., Palm Beach Atlantic University; M.A., University of South Florida

Stan Kaszuba—Retail Manager, Dining Services
B.A., Saint Leo University; M.S., Nova Southeastern University

Monica Kessel—Director, Internal Audit
B.A., Wayne State University, B.S., Cleary University, M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Susan Koch—Assistant Academic Advisor, Newport News Education Office
B.A., Saint Leo University

Stephen Kubasek—Associate Vice President of University Advancement
B.A., M.B.A.,D.B.A., Saint Leo University

Amanda Laffin—Associate Director of Alumni Engagement & Sustained Giving 
B.A., Saint Leo University

Francis Lai—Academic Advisor, Ocala Education Center
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.Ed., University of Southern California.

Greg Lindberg—Media Content Manager
B.A., M.A. University of South Florida, St. Petersburg

Nicholas Macchio—Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Services & Operations
B.A., Saint Leo University

Michael Madagan—Associate Director of Athletics
B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.A., University of South Florida

Jennifer Maiolo-Ferran—Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment, Channelside
B.S., University of Tampa; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Dale J. Mancini—Director, Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) Program
B.A., Spring Arbor College; M.S., Central Michigan University; Ph.D., Andrews University

Jessica Markham—Area Director, Florida Region, WorldWide Operations, Lake City Education Center
B.A., M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Alma Martinez—Academic Advisor, NAS Corpus Christi Education Center
B.A., Texas A & I Kingsville; M.S., Corpus Christi State University

Mary McCoy—University Writer and Media Relations, University Communications
B.S., Bowling Green State University

Zulie Mendoza - Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment
B.A., M.S., Saint Leo University

Yalonka Mitchell—Assistant Director, Savannah Education Center
B.A., University of South Carolina; M.B.A., University of Phoenix

Yvonne K. Montell—Associate Director, Outreach & Enrollment
B.S., M.A., M.S., National-Louis University; M.B.A., Saint Leo University; Ed. D., Argosy University

Grace Moreno—Academic Advisor, NAS Corpus Christi Education Center
B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; M.A., University of the Incarnate Word

Tiffany Nelson—Assistant Director, Counseling Services
B.A., Notre Dame University; Ed.S.; M.S., Florida State University

John Nisbet—Vice President of Business Affairs
B.S., M.B.A., Ohio State University; M.S., University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

Sarah Olsen—Assistant Director Board & Volunteer Relations, Alumni Engagement
B.S., Nazareth College of Rochester

Joseph Paquette—Manager, Special Programs
B.S., Saint Leo University; M.S. Nova Southeastern

Kristina Phipps—Associate Director, Graduate Enrollment
B.S., University of South Florida

Alaina Plowdrey—Director, Key West Education Center
B.F.A., College for Creative Studies; M.F.A., New York Academy of Art

Kenneth J. Posner—Associate Vice President of Student Affairs
B.A., M.A., Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of South Florida

William T. PoynorAdministrator, Graduate Studies in Theology, Instructor of Theology
B.A., Belmont University; M.A., Franciscan University; M.DIV., Crammer Theological House

Paige Ramsey-Hamacher—Executive Director & PDSO of Multicultural & International Services
B.A., Holy Names College; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Francis (Fran) Reidy—Vice President and Athletic Director, Intercollegiate Athletics
B.A., Fitchburg State College; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Candace A. Roberts—Director, Faculty Development & Enrichment; Professor of Education
B.A., Emory University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of South Florida

Alba Romero - Director, Regulatory Affairs, Accreditation Office
J.D., Universidad Santa Maria; LL.M., Hamline University School of Law; M.A., Hamline University School of Business; J.D., Hamline University School of Law

Erica SachsAssociate Director, Graduate Student Advising
B.A., University of South Florida; M.B.A., Saint Leo University

Jessica Starkey—Director, Jacksonville Education Center
B.A., Flagler College; M.S., SUNY Buffalo

Maribeth Stevens—Assistant Vice President, University Campus Enrollment
B.A., M.P.A., Bowling Green State University

Joseph M. Tadeo—Executive Director, Academic Administration
B.A., Saint Leo University

Brett Terzynski—Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment, Channelside
B.A., University of South Florida

Rena Thomas—Director, Ocala Education Center
B.A., College of Saint Benedict; M.B.A., Lynn University

Annie Thornton—Assistant Director, Advancement Services & Planned Giving
A.A., Saint Leo University

Tyler Upshaw—Assistant Vice President WorldWide Coastal Region/Special Programs
B.A., San Diego State University; M.Ed., Ohio University

Kathleen Van Eerden—Associate Dean of Health Professions
M.S.N, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Ph.D., Cardinal Stritch University

Doris J. Van Kampen-Breit—Professor of Librarian; University Librarian, University Archivist, Faculty Development Librarian; Daniel A. Cannon Memorial Library
B.A., M.A. (L.I.S.), University of South Florida; Ed.D., University of Central Florida

Rhondda Waddell—Professor of Undergraduate Social Work; Associate Dean, College of Education and Social Services
B.A., University of Florida; M.S.W., Ph.D., Florida State University

Scott Watkins—Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Marketing & Communication
B.S., University of South Florida

Elijah Wharton—Program Administrator Graduate Education
B.S., Florida A&M University; M.S., Saint Leo University

Carla Willis—Vice President, University Advancement & Communications
B.A., University of Toledo

Barbara Wilson—Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine, Senior Woman Administrator
B.S., State University of New York College at Cortland

Angela Woodham—Assistant Registrar
B.A., M.B.A. Saint Leo University

Sarah Young - Associate Director , Undergraduate Student Advising
B.A., M.B.A Saint Leo University

Erin Zdrojewski—Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions
B.A., Saint Leo University