Faculty and Staff

Admissions Staff

Kristen Nielsen

Director of Recruiting, Adult & Graduate Enrollment

Faculty

Diana Abbott, Ph.D.

Professor of Education; Director, M.Ed. in Special Education Program

Rachel Adams Goertel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education, Teacher Education

Maryanne Barrett

Part-time Instructor

Marianne Blanda, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education

Kristen Driskill, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Teacher Education Department

Elaine Gregory, Ph.D.

Professor of Education; Director, Physical Education Program

Katie Heath, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education; Director, Pathway to Teaching Program

Adam Huck, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education, Director of Initial Certification Graduate Programs

Denise Johnson, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Education; Undergraduate Program Director

Chris Pessagno

Assistant Professor of Physical Education, Teacher Education

Emily Robinson

Assistant Professor of Education

Elizabeth Stevens, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education; Director of Literacy MED Program

Staff

Jennifer Dorr

Coordinator of Field Experience

Sarah George

Administrative Assistant, Department of Teacher Education

Amy Polisseni

Coordinator of Student Teaching, Teacher Education

Holley Rushforth

Program Coordinator for Pathway to Teaching Program

Ezrine Taylor

Program Coordinator for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs, Department of Teacher Education

Kelly Wendlandt

Certification Coordinator

Paul Ziegler

Academic Advisor, Teacher Ed. Programs