Faculty List

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Gerardo M. Acay, 1990
Professor Emeritus, Political Science/Public Administration
M.A. & Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
B.A. University of the Philippines
(660) 831-4160
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Cynthia Adams, 2004
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
M.S. Criminal Justice - Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO
B.A. - Criminal Justice Administration - Park University, Parkville, MO
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Katherine M. Adams, 2001
Chair, Division of Math & Science
Associate Professor, Mathematics
M.S. & Ph.D. University of Missouri-Rolla
B.S. Mississippi University for Women
(660) 831-4224
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Marilyn Ahrens, 2006
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.S.E Secondary Mathematics Education-Central Missouri State
B.S.E Secondary Mathematics Education-Central Missouri State
(660) 831-4566
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Dr. Alexander Alderman
Assistant Professor, Languages & Humanities
Study Abroad Coordinator
Ph.D. Brown University
B.A. University of Dallas, Irving
(660) 831-4223
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Daniel Allen, 2010
Instructor, Division of Business
Head Softball Coach
MS, Lindenwood University
BS, Missouri Valley College

Garry Anders, 2007
Assistant Professor, Instrumental Music
M.A. New Mexico State University
B.S. University of Missouri - Columbia
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Jim Anderson, 2005
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
Assistant Men's & Women's Golf Coach
(660) 831-4235
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Renee Barr
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
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Jared Bartels, 2013
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph. D. University of Memphis
M.S. University of Central Missouri
B. S. Upper Iowa University
660-831-4127
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Marilyn F. Belwood, 1999
Director of Institutional Effectiveness & Planning
Associate Professor
Ph.D. Southern Illinois University
B.F.A. University of Oregon
M.S. Oklahoma State University
B.A. Southwest Missouri State University
A.A. Lane Community College
(660) 831-4085
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Tiffany Bergman, 2006
Assistant Professor, History
M.A. University of Texas, San Antonio
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4618
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Bruce Brock, 2000
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
B.S., M.S. & Ed. Spec. Central Missouri State University
(660) 831-4084
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William Browett, 2010
Instructor, Division of Education
Western Illinois University
MS, CMSU
BS, Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4648
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Karla Bruntzel, 2003
Associate Professor & Dean, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
Program Director, Athletic Training Education Program
Ph.D. University of Leeds, UK
M.S. University of Denver
B.S. University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(660) 831-0895
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Harry Carrell, 2008
Assistant Professor, Mass Communication/Public Relations
(660) 831-4221
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Jolene Christensen, 2008
Instructor, Division of Education
Head Women's Basketball Coach
(660) 831-4104
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Steven W. Clause, 1999
Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems
M.B.A. Lindenwood University
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4225
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Debbie Coleman, 2012
Assistant Professor,
Director of Student Success,
Disability Services Coordinator
B.S.E. University of Central Missouri
M.S.E. University of Central Missouri
(660) 831-4170
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Mel Corlija, 2010
Assistant Professor, Business
M.B.A. William Woods University
BHS, University of Missouri-Columbia
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Judy Dains, 2014
Assistant Professor
M.S., Walden University
B.S., Hannibal - LaGrange College
(660) 831-4029
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Susan J. Dittmer, 1984
Chair, Communications, Humanities & Human Services
Associate Professor, Speech Communication
M.A. Central Missouri State University
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4133
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Tonya Eddy, 2008
Nursing Program Director
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing & Health Science
MS(N), University of Missouri
BSN, University of Missouri
A.S., State Fair Community College
(660) 831-0892
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Jennifer Eimers, 2008
Chair, Division of Languages & Humanities
Dean of Graduate Studies
Assistant Professor, English
Ph.D. University of Georgia
M.A. Creighton University
B.A. Grand View College
(660) 831-4213
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Nikki Fahnestock
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
M.A., Lindenwood University
B.A., University of Kansas City
(660) 886-3635
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Charles Ferguson
Adjunct Instructor, Music
M.A., B.S., University of Houston
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Tom Fifer
Athletic Director
(660) 831-4219

Spencer Fricke
Adjuncty Instructor, Division of Education
(660) 831-4196
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Kelley McKay Fuemmeler, 2008
Instructor, English
M.A. Kansas State University 2001
B.A. Missouri Valley College 1999
(660) 831-4236
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William Fuller, 2013
Instructor, Business
M.B.A., University of Phoenix
B.S., Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4195
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Sierra Fultz, 2011
Instructor, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
Assistant Athletic Trainer
M.S., Lindenwood University
B.A., Graceland University
(660) 831-4695
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John D. Gault, (1958-1962) 1987
Professor, Physics
M.S. & Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4134
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Larry Godsey, 2013
Assistant Professor, Agri-Business
M.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia
B.A. Missouri Valley College
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Linda Gordon, 2004
Assistant Professor, Division of Education
M.Ed. William Woods University
B.S.E. and B.A. Missouri Southern State College
(660) 831-4232
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Charlie Guthrey
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education / Social Science
MSE, Central Missouri State University
BSE, Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4165
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Jackie Guthrey
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
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Loren C. Gruber, 1993
Professor, English and Mass Communication
Ph.D. University of Denver
M.A. Western Reserve University
B.A. Simpson College
(660) 831-4216
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Mannie Hall, 2012
Associate Professor
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Univeristy of Southern Mississippi
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Drew Hawkins, 2008
Instructor, Division of Education
Head Women's Soccer Coach
M.A., Lindenwood University
B.A., Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4217
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Waylon Hiler, 2008
Assistant Professor of Biology
M.S. Arkansas State University
B.S. Missouri Valley College
] (660) 831-4203
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Bryan Hiller
Instructor, Division of Education
Assistant Football Coach
M.E. University of Minnesota
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
(660) 831-4191
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Harold Hynick , 2008
Assistant Professor, Theatre
M.F.A. University of South Dakota
B.A. Central College
(660) 831-4052
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Haley Hoss-Jameson
Adjunct Instructor, Dance
M.F.A. Texas Women's University
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Aaron Johnson, 2013
Lecturer, English as a Second Language
M.A., Ph.D., McGill University
B.A., University of Chicago
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Beverly Katz, 2009
Associate Professor, Business
B.S. University of Michigan
Juris Doctorate University of Detroit, School of Law
(660) 831-4138
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Tamara S. King, 2002
Associate Professor, History
Ph.D. Auburn University
M.A. University of Mississippi
B.A. Franklin College
(660) 831-4166
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Ken Kujawa
Director of the Viking Sports Network
Instructor, Mass Communication
(660) 831-4152
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Chad Lance, 2001
Instructor, Division of Education
Head Men's Basketball Coach
Facility Coordinator
M.A. Lindenwood University
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4189
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Christopher Libby, 2011
Assistant Professor, Religion & Philosophy
Ph.D. Emory University
M.T.S. Emory University
M.A. University of Colorado-Boulder
B.A. William Jewell College
(660) 831-4206
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Charles Ed Leslie, (1962-1979) 1987
Associate Professor, Mathematics and Computer Science
M.S. University of Missouri-Rolla
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4135
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Wendy M. Leslie, 1998
Associate Professor, English
M.A. Central Missouri State University
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4174
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Andrew Linsenbardt, 2014
Assistant Professor, Biology
Ph.D., St. Louis University
B.S. Truman State University
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Jennifer Livengood, 2010
Assistant Professor, Psychology
MS, Kansas State University
BS, Missorui Western State University
(660) 831-4126
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Matthew Long, 2014
Instructor, Athletic Training
M.E.D. University of Missouri
B.S. Kansas State University
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Jennifer Lovercamp, 2014
Adjunct Instructor, Art
BS Graphic Arts Technology Management, UCM
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Kelley McKay Fuemmeler, 2008
Instructor, English
M.A. Kansas State University 2001
B.A. Missouri Valley College 1999
(660) 831-4236
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Doug MacDonald, 2013
Instructor, Nursing
M.S.N. University of Missouri-Kansas City
B.S. Roberts Wesleyan College
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Sarah MacDonald, 2008
Assistant Professor, Biology & Botany
Ph.D. Michigan State University Lansing
B.S. Purdue University
(660) 831-4204
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Mike Machholz, 1989
Instructor, Business
Assistant Athletic Director
Head Men's Wrestling Coach
(660) 831-4158

Chaz Maddi
Instructor, Mass Communications
Director of MVC TV
B.J. University of Missouri, Columbia
(660) 831-4621
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Diana S. Malan, 1983
Chair, Division of Fine Arts
Associate Professor, Music and Theatre
M.A. Lindenwood College
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4215
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Gene Marksbury, 2002
Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems
B.S. & M.S. Texas A&M University
(660) 831-4620
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Michael Martin, 2013
Lecturer, Instrumental Music
B.M.E, University of Central Missouri
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Jim McCrary
Lecturer, English
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John L. McLean, 2001
Professor, English
M.A. & Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A. Davidson College
(660) 831-4622
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Dawn Medley
Assistant Professor
Director of Student Success
M.S., Southeast Missouri State University
B.S., University of Missouri-Columbia
(660) 831-4016
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Debra Mills, 2001
Associate Professor, Division of Education
Ph.D. University of Missouri-Columbia
M.A. & Ed. Sp. University of Missouri-Columbia
B.S.E. Central Missouri State University
(660) 831-4137
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Marilyn M. Milovich, 2001
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
M.A. California State University, Sacramento
B.S. California State University, Sacramento
B.S. Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
(660) 831-4229
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Ron Montgomery, 2014
Assistant Professor, Instrumental Music
D.M.A., University of Arizona
M.M. University of Kansas
B.S. Roberts Wesleyan College
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Janie Morgan, 2008
Associate Professor, Dance
M.F.A. Arizona State University
B.F.A. Kutztown University
(660) 831-4050
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Erich Mueller
Instructor
Director of Developmental Mathematics Program
M.S. University of Missouri, Columbia
B.S. University of Missouri, Columbia
(660) 831-4143
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Travis Owen, 2014
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D., University of Iowa
B.S., Missouri State University
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Stephen R. Patton, 2002
Professor, Chemistry
Ph.D. Oakland University
M.A. Wayne State University
B.A. Spring Arbor University
(660) 831-4130
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Ramone Powell, 2010
Instructor, Division of Education
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
Lindenwood University
BS, Missouri Valley College
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Matthew Rahner, 2014
Adjunct Professor, Art
BFA, Columbia College
MFA, Univeristy of Missouri
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Brenda Randolph
Adjunct Instructor, English
MA, University of Missouri-Columbia
BA, Missouri Valley College
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Andrew Raschid, 2014
Assistant Professor, Hospitality Mangement
Ph.D., California Coast University
M.B.A., University of New Haven
B.A., St. Joseph's College, India
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Barry Rave
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
Assistant Football Coach
(660) 831-4191
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Hannah Reeves
Adjunct Professor, Art
MFA University of Missouri
BFA University of Missouri
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Dave Reinheimer, 2012
Associate Professor, English
PhD, University of California, Davis
MA, University of California, Davis
BA, University of Dallas
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Michele Reinke, 2002
Assistant Professor, Biology
M.S. University of Arkansas Monticello
B.S. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4015
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Pam Riggs
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
(660) 831-4027
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David L. Roberts, 2001
Associate Professor, Mass Communications
M.A. University of Nebraska-Lincoln
B.A. University of Arizona
(660) 831-4211
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Monty Roe, 2004
Instructor, Division of Education
Assistant Head Football Coach
M.A. University of Nebraska at Kearney
B.S. South Dakota State University
(660) 831-4155
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Jay Rozema
Associate Professor, Theatre
M.F.A., School of Theatre at Florida State University
B.F.A., University of Arizona
(660) 831-4140
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Dyann Rozema
Adjunct Instructor, Theatre
Costume Shop Supervisor
M.F.A., University of Missouri, KC
Member USITT
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Alecia Schmidt
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
M.S. Boston University
B.A. Chapman University
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Pam Sebastian, 2007
Assistant Professor, Religion
Campus Chaplain
(660) 529-3221
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Peggy Sherman, 2006
Assistant Professor, Division of Education
MA, Lindenwood University
BS, University of Central Missouri
(660) 831-4210
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Claire Schmidt, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,
English Languages and Humanities Division
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Milena Simic, 2004
Asistant Professor, Division of Business
M.B.A. - Lindenwood University
B.B.A. - Mount Senario College
B.A. Piano Performance - University of Belgrade
(660) 831-4129/4076
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Vladimir Simic, 2006
Assistant Professor, Division of Business
M.B.A. - Lindenwood University
B.B.A. - Mount Senario College
(660) 831-4129/4076
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Mary Slater
Adjunct Instructor, Humanities
MS, Northern Illinois University
BS, National College of Education
(660) 831-4187
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Melody Smith, 2014
Assistant Professor, MACC
Ed.D., William Woods University
M.S., University of Central Missouri
B.S., University of Missouri
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Carol Smith, 2011
Director of the Learning Center
Assistant Professor
Ed.D University of Missouri
M. Ed. Boston University
M.S.E. University of Central Missouri
B.S.E. University of Central Missouri
(660) 831-4196

Larry W. Stockman, 1988
Chair, Business Division Associate Professor, Business
B.A., B.S. & M.A. Central Missouri State University
(660) 831-4141
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Teresa Taylor, 2011
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing & Health Science
Nursing Clinical Director
M.S., University of Phoenix
B.S., Central Methodist University
(660) 831-0832
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Shawn Terryberry, 2003
Assistant Professor, Human Services and Recreation
M.A. Lindenwood University
B.A. Missouri Valley College
(660) 831-4568
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Joshua Tetteh, 2002
Associate Professor, Sociology
Ph. D. American University
M.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.S. Huntington College
(660) 831-4131
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David Tomchuk, 2005
Clinical Education Coordinator, Athletic Training Education Program
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
M.S. University of Nevada, Las Vegas
B.S. Southern Oregon University
(660) 831-4695
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Heather Troth, 2003
Assistant Professor, Non-Profit Leadership Alliance Campus Executive Director
M.A. Lindenwood University
B.A. William Jewell College
(660) 831-4231
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Paul Troth, 2003
Assistant Professor, Division of Education
Head Football Coach
M.A. University of Memphis
B.S. William Jewell College
(660) 831-4118
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Kayla Viebrock, 2012
Instructor, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
Assistant Athletic Trainer
M.S. Emporia State University
B.A. Culver-Stockton College
(660) 831-4695
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Carla Wade
Assistant Professor, Nursing & Health Sciences Division
Skille Lab Coordinator
MBA/HCM-MSN, University of Phoenix, AZ
B.S. Graceland University
(660) 831-0832
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Peter Warnock, 2008
Associate Professor, Anthropology
Study Abroad Coordinator
Ph.D. University of Missouri
M.A. Texas A&M University
B.A. Hope College
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Valerie Wedel, 2011
Assistant Professor, Art
Co-Director of the Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art
MFA University of Missouri - Columbia
BFA Columbia College
BA Washington University in St. Louis
(660) 831-4207
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Earl F. Wellborn, Jr., 1990
Dean, Division of Education
Professor, Division of Education
Ph.D. University of Missouri-Columbia
B.S.E. & M.A. Northeast Missouri State University
A.A. Moberly Junior College
(660) 831-4103
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Allan Wilson, 2001
Associate Professor, Biology
Ph.D. from Emory University, Atlanta, GA
M.S. from University of Kentucky
B.S. from University of Texas at El Paso
(660) 831-4156
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Christina Wilson, C.P.A. 2010
Instructor, Business
MBA, Columbia College
BS, Missouri Valley College
AA, Moberly Area Community College
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Charity-Mika Woodard, 2008
Associate Professor, Art
Director of the Morris Gallery of Contemporary Art
MFA New York Academy of Art
BFA Pittsburg State University
(660) 831-4175
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William H. Wright, 2005
Chair, Division of Social Science
Associate Professor, Criminal Justice
M.S. Administrative Science - Fairleigh Dickinson
College Hackensack - Teaneck, NJ
Bachelor of Science Law and Justice - Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
(660) 831-4199
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Douglas Wright
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
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Terry Wright
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Education
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Adam Ybarra, 2010
Head Athletic Trainer
Instructor, School of Nursing & Health Sciences
MEd, University of Missouri-Columbia
B.S., Kansas State University
(660) 831-4195
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