Jul 19, 2024  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Board of Trustees and College Personnel

Board of Trustees

Jane Adair Sara Jo Fendley Matt Miller
Kirk Campbell Dr. Marcus Jones Scott Miller
David Evans Bill Lovell Jim Milum


Dr. Randall Esters
Ed.D., Lamar University
Education Specialist, M.Ed., B.S., McNeese State University
Dr. Gwen Gresham
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Arkansas
Interim Vice President of Learning
Tavonda Brown
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas
M.Ed., University of Arkansas
Interim Vice President of Student Services
Dr. Rodney Arnold
Ed.D., University of Missouri
M.Ed., University of Arkansas
B.S., College of the Ozarks
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Donald R. Sugg
B.S., Accounting, University of Arkansas (Little Rock)
Vice President for Finance and Administration

Full-Time Teaching Faculty and Deans

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Joshua Alexander
B.A., History, University of California
J.D., Washington and Lee University
M.A., History, San Diego State University
Social Science
Julia Angel
A.A.S., North Arkansas Community College
B.S.E., M.S.E., University of Arkansas
Business and Information Technology
Kara Arnold
B.A., University of Central Arkansas
Business and Information Technology
Michael Belyea
A.A.S., North Arkansas College
Truck Driving
Dr. Laura Berry
B.S., Howard Payne University
M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Arkansas
Dean of Arts, Sciences, Business, and Information Technology
Steve Block
A.A.S., North Arkansas College
Collision Repair Technology
Nell Bonds
B.A., B.S., M.S., Arkansas Tech University
Dean of Outreach and Workforce Development
Kim Brooks
B.A., University of North Carolina
M.A., Duke University
Dustin Burleson
Technical Certificate, North Arkansas College
Manufacturing Technology
Craig Cates
A.A.S., North Arkansas College
B.S.E., University of Arkansas
ADHE Certified - Electronics & Computer Engineering
Information Systems
Jackie Cheek
M.S.N., Chamberlain College of Nursing
B.S.N., Chamberlain College of Nursing
A.S.N., Arkansas State University
Registered Nursing
Tim Coone
B.A., M.A., Arkansas State University
Celia DeWoody
B.A., Mississippi University for Women
M.A., Morehead State University
Jennifair Ditmanson, R.N.
A.D.N. North Arkansas College
Director, Practical Nursing
Salvador Domino
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi
M.F.A., University of Alabama
Jennifer Feighert, R.N.
B.S.N., University of Central Missouri
M.S.N.c, American Sentinel
Registered Nursing
Tommy Flud
B.S., B.A., M.Ed., University of Arkansas
Business and Information Technology
Elizabeth Ford
B.A., Loyola University
M.F.A., University of Arkansas
Carrie Geier
B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch
M.S. Ed., Arkansas State University
Registered Nursing
Sherry Gibbany-Poulos
B.S., M.A. University of Arkansas Technology
Director, Medical Laboratory
Darryl Gillet, R.N.
A.D.N., South Plains College
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University
Practical Nursing
Amy Gipson, R.N.
B.S.N., Union University
M.S.N., University of Arkansas
Registered Nursing
John Gripka
B.S.E., M.A., Missouri State University
Social Sciences
Jennifer Harmon, R.N.
A.A.S., North Arkansas College
B.S., Arkansas Tech University
Practical Nursing
Chad Hathaway Construction Equipment Operation
Bobby Howard
A.A., North Arkansas College
B.A., School of the Ozarks
M.A., Henderson State University
Health/P.E., Men’s Baseball Coach
Steven Hunter
B.S., Lubbock Christian College
M.S., Sul Ross State University
Education Specialist/Secondary, Missouri State University
Health/P.E., Men’s Basketball Coach
Carla Jacobs, R.N.
A.D.N., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University
M.S.N., American Sentinel University
Director, Registered Nursing
Danielle James
B.S.E., M.S.E., Arkansas Tech University
College Preparatory
Dr. Clark Jenkins
B.S.Ed., M.S.Ed., Southwest Missouri State University
Ed.D., University of Arkansas
Chemistry, Physics
Sherry Jennings
B.S., University of Central Arkansas
M.A., University of Central Arkansas
Chad Johnson
B.A., University of Arkansas-Little Rock
J.D., William H. Bowen School of Law,
University of Arkansas-Little Rock
Department Chair, Social Sciences, Fine Arts, and Education
Dr. Mark Jonasson
Ph.D. Biology, Loma Linda University
M.S. Biology, California State University
M.A. Education, Pacific Union College
B.A. Life Science, Pacific Union College
Life Sciences
Kenneth Jones
A.A.S., East Arkansas Community College
B.S.E., University of Arkansas
Director, Emergency Medical Sciences
Cheryl Keymer
B.S., Arkansas Tech University
M.Ed., University of Arkansas
Department Chair, Business and Information Technology
Cheryl Kinder, R.N.
A.A.S.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Arkansas State University
Registered Nursing
Stacie Klott
B.S., College of the Ozarks Health/P.E.
M.S., Southwestern Baptist University
Women’s Basketball/Athletic Director
John Levy
B.S., University of Arkansas
Engineering Technology
Maxine Mahaney
M.Ed., California State University - Sacramento
Adult Basic Education
Michael Mahoney
A.A., Wentworth Military Academy
B.S., M.A., Arkansas State University
M.F.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Seychelle Mahoney
B.S., College of the Ozarks
M.A., Southwest Baptist University
Health, P.E., Softball
Valerie Martin
B.S., M.S., Missouri State University
Department Chair, Math, Science and Agriculture
Cindy Mayo, R.N.
B.S.N., West Virginia Wesleyan College
M.S.N., University of Virginia
Dean of Nursing & Allied Health & Technical Programs
Kim McGowan, RN, MSN
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas
Registered Nursing
Janet McMurrin
M.ED, Arkansas Tech University
B.S., Arkansas Tech University
A.A.S., North Arkansas College
Business and Information Technology
Paula Melton
B.S., Arkansas Tech University
M.S., Arkansas Tech University
Business and Information Technology
Jackson Murray
B.A., University of Arkansas
M.S., Nova Southeastern University
Social Sciences
Kevin Parker
A.A.S., North Arkansas College Technology
ADHE Certified
ASE Certified Master Technician
Automotive Service
Charlitta Parton, R.N.
A.A.S., North Arkansas Community College
B.S.N., Drury College
Director, Surgical Technology
Shelle Patterson
B.S., B.S.Ed., Truman State University
M.S., Baylor University
Laine Perez
B.A., University of Central Arkansas
M.A., University of Texas Austin
Kim Potts
B.S., College of the Ozarks
M.S. Ed. University of Arkansas
Business and Information Technology
Sondra Richards, MS, RT(R)(M)
ASRT, BSRT, Midwestern State University
M.S. University of Texas
Director, Radiologic Technology
Annette Robinson
B.S., M.S.Ed., Arkansas Tech University
Patrick Schoenhofer
B.S.Ed., M.S., Pittsburg State University
Alice Scroggins
B.A., MEd., Arizona State University
Adult Basic Education
Jeff Smith
A.A., North Arkansas College
Steven Stanley
B.S.E., Arkansas State University
Welding Technology
Pamela Stone
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas
Department Chair, Communications and College Preparatory
Kimberly Jean Tinsley, R.N.
B.S.N., Pittsburg State University
M.S.N., Arkansas State University
Certified Nurse Educator
Director, Simulation Lab
Sherri Townsend
B.A., Hendrix College
M.S., University of Arkansas
Life Sciences
Dean Vail
B.S., San Diego State University
Engineering Technology
Dr. Michael Ukpong
B.S., University of Texas
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Life Science/Microbiology
Jennifer Usrey
B.S., Arkansas Tech University
M.S., University of Central Arkansas
Jo Ann Walden
M.Ed., University of Houston, University Park
BS, University of Houston, Clear Lake City
A.A., San Jacinto College
Education and Mathematics
Schan Weisman
B.A., College of the Ozarks
M.A., University of Central Missouri
Criminal Justice
Suzanne Woods, BSRT, RT(R)
B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
M.S., Arkansas Tech University
Clinical Coordinator/Radiologic Technology
David Zirkle
A.A., North Arkansas College Technical Programs
Department Chair, Construction Technology

Full-Time Professional and Support Staff

Trish Villines Office of the President
Lori Currie Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs
Jacquie Markle Office of the Vice President of Institutional Advancement
Randy Scaggs, Director
Joanna Keys
Donna Reyes, Recruiter
Alice Scroggins, Director
Paul Edmondson
Adult Education
Jordan Hunter
Jordan Poole
Athletic Department Administrative Support
Emily Little Arts, Sciences, Business, & Information Technology Support
Daniel Cannon, Manager
Jennifer Bingenheimer
Ricci Dillon
Natosha Beavers
Amanda Eastep
Shari Holt
Tonya House
Mary Mallett
Colleen Wilson
Business Office
Sam Martin, Director
Robert Wheatley, Officer
Campus Safety
Cherie Conner, Director
Rebecca Martin
Jennifer Scott
Career Pathways Initiative
Rachel Nelson Career Planning and Placement Coordinator
Judith Branscum College and Career Coaches
Kristin Griffin Faculty Support
Jennifer Haddock, Director
Jessica Butterfield
Becky Poor
Financial Aid
Kris Greening, Director
Linda Davis
Human Resources
Rick Williams, Director
Mary Bausch
Jason Berger
Aaron Bueg
Michael Duggan
Brenda Freitas
Ryan Hoffman
Information Technology Services
Katherine Vaughn, Director
Michelle Bear
Institutional Effectiveness
Michelle Palmer, Interim
Anna Edwards
Lacey Vanderpool
Richard Washam, Director
Holly Gillies
Karen Hill
Michelle Hirsh
Cindy Keeter
Amanda Heil
Teresa Pottorff
Deena Tougaw
Scott Howie, Asst. Director
Davina Hefley
Teresa Jones
Brenda Roberts
Northark Technical Center
Sarah Burnett
Becky Clary
Nursing, Allied Health, & Technical Programs Support
Nikki Davidson, Director Online Learning & Instructional Support
Kristy Thomas Outreach & Workforce Development Support
Kevin Somers, Director
Sam Alford
Gary Burnett
Wesley Crow
J.D. Downes
Rick Graves
Travis Harris
Rex Kindal
Daniel Knoll
Bobby Little
Jack Moomey
Rick Moore
Eddie Phillips
Iris Roe
Ken Wallis
Jerry White
Physical Plant
Micki Somers, Director
Chandra Huston
Jamie Stevens
Public Relations & Marketing
Charla Jennings
Mandy Moore
Joetta Adams Special Event Coordinator
Sheila Ogier
Michelle Enloe
Brent Long
Student Accounts
Sarah Bing Student Activities & Organizations Coordinator
Sharla Hellen Student Resource Center Coordinator
Tavonda Brown, Director
Heather Cottrell
Dr. Douglas Gere, Advisor

Robert Markle, Advisor

Student Success & Retention
Kim Brecklein, Director
Tamela Lee
Rose Sims
Sandy White
Student Support Services
Pam Richiert, Director TRIO Programs
Christine Rose TRIO Support
Richard Criger EOC
Pam Freer ETS
Carol Gilley ETS
Della Hand EOC
Autumn Hunter ETS
Jeanne Langston EOC
Lauren Rhoades ETS
Holly Sanderson ETS
Charles Summers ETS