President's Cabinet

DAN BOONE, BA, MDiv, DMin, President of the University, 2005-

STEPHEN M. PUSEY, BA, MA, PhD, University Provost, 1992-

DAVID CALDWELL BA, MBA, CPA, Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration, 2010-

PEGGY J. COONING, BS, Vice President for External Relations, 2007-

HOLLY WHITBY, BS, MBA, Associate Provost and Dean of Enrollment Management, 2011-12; 2014-

STEPHEN A. HARRIS, BS, MS, Associate Provost and Dean of Student Development, 1979-

TIMOTHY W. EADES, BA, MMin, EdD, Associate Provost for Graduate and Continuing Studies, 2014-

President's Office

SHAWNA GAINES, University Chaplain, BA, MDiv, 2016-

ANNE TWINING, BA, Assistant to the President, 2005-

Academic Affairs

JAMES T. HIATT, BS, JD, MBA, Associate Vice President for Academic Programs, 1983-

TOM MIDDENDORF, BS, MA, EdD, Associate Vice President for Academic Services, 2008-

DONNA TUDOR, BS, MBA, Director of Institutional Effectiveness, 1992-

RUTH T. KINNERSLEY, BA, MSLIS, EdD, Director, Library Services, 2000-

KATRINA CHAPMAN, BA, MA, Registrar, 2016-

EUGENIA HARRIS, BA, MLAS, EdD, Director of Academic Data Management, 2013-

JUDY HIATT, Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs, 1986-89; 2014-

Center for Innovative Instruction

LAMETRIUS DANIELS, BS, MS, Director of Online Learning, 2014-

DREW CLAUSING, BA, MA, Senior Instructional Designer, 2015-

KANDACE CROWLEY, BSB, MBA, Instructional Designer, 2015-

MARA HOGAN, BA, MS, Online Learning Specialist, 2016-

JESSICA SIMPSON, BS, MS, Instructional Designer, 2015-

Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service

MICHELLE GAERTNER, BA, MA, Director of the Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service and Coordinator of Disability Services , 1999-2004; 2014-

SARA M. HOPKINS, BA, MMFT, PhD, Director of Counseling Services, 2011-

DONNA-JEANNE GRAY, BA, MA, EdD, Associate Director of Academic Services for the Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service, 1988-

JEFF SWINK, BS, MEd, Coordinator of Assessment and Retention for Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service, 2003-

REBECCA MERRICK, BA, MMFT, International Student Advisor and Assistant Coordinator of Disability Services, 2003-

NICOLE RABALAIS HUBBS, BA, MEd, Coordinator of Career Services 2011-

JENNIFER WYATT NEELY, BS, MA, Coordinator of Counseling Services, 2000-

MEGAN EDMISTER, BA, MEd, Coordinator of First Year Programs, 2012-

REBECCA HEADRICK, BA, Coordinator of Testing and Administration Manager, Center for Leadership, Calling, and Service, 2000-

BRODRICK THOMAS, BA, MBA, MOL, Coordinator of Student Engagement and Diversity, 2015-

RYAN JOLLEY, Coordinator of Student Employment, 2011-

School of Graduate and Continuing Studies

HEIDI R. FREDERICK, BM, MBA, PhD, Associate Vice President and Dean for the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies, 2015-

AMANDA ADCOCK,  BA, MSSEP, Online Recruiter, 2015-

LEWIS BRIDGES, BA, MA, MEd, EdD, Enrollment Specialist, 2012-

JOANNA BAKER, BS, Online Recruiter, 2015-

CHRISTEN BUGARIN, BA, Recruiter, 2015-

PAMELA COSTA, BS, MA, Administration Manager, 2002-

MARK CRIST, BBA, Online Recruiter, 2015-

KATIE DAVIS, BA, Recruiter, 2015-

KIMBERLY EADES, BA, MA, Online Recruiter, 2015-

MELANIE EATON, BS, MSSW, Student Success Coordinator, 2009-

TERESA GEUY, BA, Assistant Director of Admissions, 2012-

ANNAGEE HARRIS, BS, MAT, Site Administrator, Volunteer State Community College, 2013-

GRANT HAUN, BA, Admissions Specialist, 2015-

RHYANNE D. HENLEY, BA, MBA, Online Recruiter, 2015-

TIM JACKSON, BA, MS, Assistant Director of Student Success and Advising, 2010-

MARCUS LACKEY, BA, MBA, Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Operations, 2001-

KATIE LEIBAS, BS, Online Recruiter, 2015-

STEVEN MAGEE, BA, MHRD, Transcript Analyst, 2011-

JOCELYN McCOY, BA, MOL, Recruiter, 2012-

ANDREA MILLER, BA, MS, Site Administrator, Motlow State Community College, 2013-

ETHAN MILLSAP, BA, Financial Aid Specialist, 2015-

JEFFERY NORFLEET II, BS, MEd, Assistant Director of Academic Services, 2014-

KAITLIN O'DONNELL, BA, Admissions Specialist, 2015-

MYRON PARKS, BA, MAT, Student Success Advisor, 2015-

TONY PETERSON, BA, MA, Instructional Support Specialist, 2012-

LUCAS PHILLIPS, BA, Recruiter, 2012-

GAIL PUSEY, BS, MAT, Christian Ministry Program Specialist, 2005-

JULIE RIGSBY, BA, MEd, Director of Enrollment Management, 2002-

ANDREA ROBINSON, BS, Online Recruiter, 2015-

LANCE SHERER, BA, MA, Site Administrator, Jackson State, 2012-

KAYLA SMITH, BS, Online Recruiter, 2015-

MORGAN SMITH, BS, Marketing Coordinator, 2015-

ANGELA TALLEY, BS, MEd, Student Success Coordinator, 2014-

BRENT TALLMAN, BA, MACE, Student Success Advisor and SGCS Chaplain, 2006-

JOHNNA VANOVER, BBA, Director of Online Recruitment, 2015-

ROBERT VICKERS, BA, Faculty Recruiter, 2015-

LANCE WESTBROOKS, BS, MS, Site Administrator, Columbia State Community College, 2015-

JD WILKINSON, BA, Online Recruiter, 2015-

Student Development

RONDA J. LILIENTHAL, BA, MEd, Associate Dean of Students for Residential Life, 1988-

MATTHEW SPRAKER, BS, MA, Associate Dean of Students for Community Life, 2006 -

NORMAN ROBINSON, BA, Director of Security, 1997-

Intercollegiate Athletics

MARK ELLIOT, BS, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, 2011-

LARRY KNIGHT, BS, MEd, Assistant Athletics Director and Compliance Coordinator, 2010-

JAYME CROWLEY, BA, MA, EdD, Assistant Director of Athletics and Senior Woman Administrator and Volleyball Coach, 2008-

SAM HARRIS, BS, MEd, Men's Basketball Coach, 1993-

CHAD HIBDON, BS, MEd, Women's Basketball Coach, 2016-

DANNY LEAVY, BA, MEd, Men's Soccer Coach, 2009-

MARK FOSTER, BS, Women’s Soccer Coach, 2013-

RYAN SCHMALZ, BS, MA, Baseball Coach, 2012-

BEN TYREE, BBA, Softball Coach, 2008-

DAVID HEAD, BA, Director of Golf, 2014-

AUSTIN SELBY, BA, MAT, Cross Country and Track Coach, 2013-

GREG RUFF, BS, MOL, Sports Information Director, 1998-

GREG RUNYAN, BS, CMA, CFM, CPA, MBA, Faculty Athletic Representative, 1987-

STEPHANIE SCOTT, BS, MS, Athletic Trainer, 2009-

NICOLE BURNETT, Assistant Athletic Trainer, 2016-

AUSTIN KRAUSE, Assistant Athletic Trainer, 2016-

Financial Services

GLEN LINTHICUM, BS, MSM, Director of Plant Operations, 2004-

STEVE SEXTON, BS, Director of Human Resources, 2010-

CHARLES W. SEAMAN, BA, MBA, Director of Financial Services, 1998-

PHYLLIS FITE, Assistant Controller, 1999-

MARIANO MONZU, BS, MS, Controller, 2012-

EDDIE WHITE, BA, MPA, Director of Financial Aid, 1989-

KYLIE PRUITT, BS, MBA, Assistant Director of Student Financial Services, 2011-

Information Technology Services

JOHN EBERLE, AS, BS, Chief Information Officer, 2012-

JEFF TURNER, AA, AS, BS, A+, Director of Network Services, 2008-

ELIZABETH RAY, AS, Systems Analyst, 2007-

DAVID KLIMKOWSKI, Audio Visual Media Specialist, 2006-

JEREMY QUICK, BBA, Systems Analyst, 2014-

PAUL MAUNE, A+, Systems Administrator, 2007-

JOE WALKER, BBA, N+, Network Administrator, 1998-

JEFF TEDFORD, BS, Network Administrator, 2012-


MELINDA MILLER, BA, MBA, Director of Traditional Undergraduate Admissions, 2010-

PATTY COOK, BS, MA, Director of Enrollment Systems, 1980-

RANDY KINDER, BS, BS, MA, Director of New Student Financial Aid and Director of PR Music Groups, 2012-

JARED AUSTIN, BS, MS, Assistant Director of Admissions, 2008-

CASEY HILLON, BS, New Student Financial Aid Counselor, 2015-

KATIE NOVAK, BA, MOL, Admissions Counselor, 2016-

JOEY HUTTON, BA, Admissions Counselor, 2016-

ERIN TILLSON, BA, Enrollment Systems Assistant, 2012-

BROOKE LYLE, BS, Hospitality and Events Coordinator, 2016-

BRIANA WYZINSKI, BS, Enrollment Systems Specialist, 2016-

MAUREEN AGUILAR, BA, Admissions Program Coordinator, 2016-

External Relations

JAMIE ASCHER, BS, Graphic Designer, 2015-

MANDY CROW, BJ, MTS, Manager of Communications and Media Relations, 2015-

NANCY DUNLAP, BA, Associate Director of Alumni Engagement, 1998-

CHRISTY GRANT, BS, MOL, Director of Development Operations and Stewardship Resources, 2012-

BETSY HARRIS THOMPSON, BS, Marketing Coordinator, 2012-

DONALD HASTINGS, BS, Senior Stewardship Officer, 2016-

LISA HATHCOCK, BS, Advancement Service Coordinator, 2011-

RICHARD HILL, Graphic Designer, 1999-

CARRIE HOPKINS, BSBA, MBA, Director of Digital Marketing, 2012-

MICHAEL JOHNSON, BS, MEd, Director of Alumni and Church Engagement, 1985-92, 1997-

ANDY LOVELL, Digital Publicist, 2014-

JANICE LOVELL, BS, MEd, Director of Grants and Foundation Relations, 2014-

PEGGY OLDHAM, BS, MS, EdD, Associate Director of Alumni and Church Engagement, 2016-

MATT TOY, BS, MEd, Associate Vice President for Marketing and Communication, 2012-

LEASA WILLIAMS, BA, Director of Special Events and Conferences, 2012-

JONATHAN WRIGHT, BS, Multimedia Designer, 2015-