Course Catalog

Directory and Appendices

OFFICERS OF THE CORPORATION

C. Neal Alexander, Jr., '84, Chairman

Frank A. Stewart, Vice Chairman

Ronald R. Beane, Secretary

Thomas E. Philson, Treasurer

A. Frank Bonner, Ph.D., President

Fred A. Flowers, J.D., Attorney

Ben C. Leslie, D. Theol., Assistant Secretary

Mike W. Hardin, ’86, ’00, Assistant Treasurer

 

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

TERMS EXPIRING DECEMBER 31, 2012

W. Thomas Bell, ‘71, Marietta, GA

William K. Gary, Mt. Holly, NC

John J. Godbold, Rock Hill, SC

Ronald W. Hawkins, ‘55, Cornelius, NC

Ryan D. Hendley, ‘71, Greenville, SC

Michael W. Kasey, ‘77, Asheville, NC

William W. Leathers, III, STD, Hickory, NC

Anthony N. Strange, ‘83, Richmond, VA

J. Linton Suttle, III, Shelby, NC

 

TERMS EXPIRING DECEMBER 31, 2013

Franklin V. Beam, Shelby, NC

Ronald R. Beane, ’57, Lenoir, NC

Adelaide A. Craver, J.D., Shelby, NC

William M. Eubanks, M.D., Troutman, NC

George R. Gilliam, ’76, College Park, GA

C. Lorance Henderson, L.H.D., Morganton, NC

James E. Robbins, Forest City, NC

John E. Roberts, ’49, L.L.D., Litt.D, L.H.D., Greenville, SC

Wade R. Shepherd, Sr., L.H.D., Hickory, NC

Dorothy A. Spangler, ’47, Shelby, NC

Frank A. Stewart, Gastonia, NC

 

TERMS EXPIRING DECEMBER 31, 2014

C. Neal Alexander, Jr., ’84, Denver, NC

Candace “Candy” J. Arey, Shelby NC

Ralph L. Bentley, Statesville, NC

Billy C. Henry, Jr., Cornelius, NC

H. S. Keeter, Jr., Shelby, NC

Randall L. “Randy” Marion, Mooresville, NC

E. Harvey Rogers, Jr., ’78, Mooresville, NC

Bob D. Shepherd, D.D., Morganton, NC

Carl S. Spangler, Jr., ’52, Shelby, NC

 

TERMS EXPIRING DECEMBER 31, 2015

Dennis R. Axelson, Racine, WI

Hoyt Q. Bailey, L.H.D., Shelby, NC

R. Alton Cadenhead, Charlotte, NC

Grady S. Duncan, Belmont, NC

Teresa Hamrick Huggins, Boiling Springs, NC

Steve M. Simpson, '71, Raleigh, NC

Stanley W. Spence, D.Min., '06, Lincolnton, NC

Lisa C. Tucker, '81, Concord, NC

Maurice York, '96, Columbia, SC

 

TRUSTEE EMERITA

Bettye A., Moore, Boiling Springs, NC

 

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR

C. Lorance Henderson, L.H.D., Morganton, NC

 

UNDERGRADUATE FACULTY 2012-2013

Janah R. Adams, 2011, Instructor of English Composition

A.A. Lenoir Community College; B.A., M.A., East Carolina University

 

Tracy Arnold, 2010, Assistant Professor in Nursing

A.D.N, B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.P., Gardner-Webb University

 

Kathleen P. Ayotte, 2003*, Instructor in Physical Education; Assistant Athletic Trainer,

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Ken Baker, 1999, Professor of Physical Education; Chair, Department of Physical Education,

Wellness and Sport Studies

B.A., Central Wesleyan College; M.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

 

Robert J. Bass, 1995, Professor of Mathematics

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Rebecca Beck-Little, 1991, Professor of Nursing; Dean, School of Nursing

A.S.N., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S.N., M.S.N., University of North

Carolina at Charlotte; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Susan C. Bell, 1986, Professor of Art

B.A., Mary Baldwin College; M.A., Presbyterian School of Christian Education;

M.A., University of South Carolina

 

Donald L. Berry, 1999, Professor of Religious Studies; Director of Global Missions Center

B.A., University of Kentucky; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Additional Studies: University of Louisville, University of Chicago

 

Carolyn A. Billings, 1979, Professor of Music

B.M., Salem College; M.M., University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana;

D.M.A., University of Missouri at Kansas City

 

Natalie Edwards Bishop, 2007, Instructor; Instruction Librarian

B.A., Wingate University; M.L.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Kent B. Blevins, 1998, Professor of Religious Studies

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Additional study, The Catholic University of America

 

A. Frank Bonner, 1987, Professor of English; President

B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at

Chapel Hill

 

I. Glenn Bottoms, 1983, Professor of Economics and Management Information Systems

B.A., Emory University; M.A., University of Ottawa; Ph.D., Georgia State University;

Additional study, George Washington University

 

Nancy R. Bottoms, 2005, Associate Professor of English/Art

B.A., Emory University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., The Union Institute and

University

 

Kelly D. Brame, 1999, Instructor in Religion; Coordinator of Leadership and Volunteerism

B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Amanda W. Bridges, 2008, Instructor of Communications Studies

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University

 

Benjamin C. Brooks, 2003, Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Clemson University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

 

Frieda F. Brown, 1985, Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.A., M. Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph. D., University of Louisville

 

Sydney K. Brown, 2004, Associate Professor of Education

B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Claude Douglas Bryan, 2002, Professor of Religious Studies; Associate Provost for Academic

Services

B.A., Furman University; B.S., Howard Payne University; M.A.R.E., G.S.R.E., Ph.D.,

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Jennifer J. Buckner, 2007, Assistant Professor in English; Composition Studies Coordinator;

Director of University Writing Center

B.A., M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Charles S. Burch, 1997, Assistant Professor of Physical Education; Vice President for Athletics

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.S., Eastern Kentucky University

 

Frances Bailey Burch, 2001, Professor of Physical Education; Associate Provost for Professional and

Graduate Studies

B.S., Lock Haven University, PA; M.A., Eastern Kentucky University;

Ph.D., The University of Virginia

 

Sue C. Camp, 1976, Professor of Business Administration

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A.T., Winthrop University; Additional study, University

of South Carolina; Ed.D., University of Tennessee at Knoxville

 

Robert J. Carey, 1997, Associate Professor of Communication Studies; Chair, Department of

Communication Studies

B.A., University of Washington, Seattle; M.A., University of Memphis; Ph.D., Regent

University

 

Janie M. Carlton, 1982, Professor of Nursing

B.S., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.N., Emory University; Ed.D., North Carolina State University

 

T. Eugene Carpenter, 1994, Professor of Human Services; Associate Dean

A.A., Brevard College; B.S., Clemson University; M.A., Appalachian State University;

Ed.D., North Carolina State University

 

David M. Carscaddon, 1990, Professor of Psychology; Dean, School of Psychology and

Counseling

B.A., University of North Carolina at Asheville; M.A., Morehead State University;

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Paula A. Casper, 2005, Instructor in Art

B.S., Appalachian State University; B.F.A., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro;

M.F.A., East Tennessee State University

 

Donald W. Caudill, 2008, Professor of Marketing

B.S., Berea College; M.B.A., Morehead State University; M.S. in Marketing, Memphis State

University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

 

Cathleen J. Ciesielski, 2008, Associate Professor of Biology

B.S., Milliken University; Ph.D., Loyola University

 

J. Benjamin Coates, Instructor in Spanish

B.A., Clemson University; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.Ed., Converse College

 

Mark R. Cole, 2011, Instructor of Music Education

B.M., University of Central Floridal M.M., Florida State University; Ph.D. (in process),

University of South Florida

 

Joseph W. Collins, 2005, Associate Professor of Religious Studies

B.S., M.A., East Carolina University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Ed.D., North Carolina State University

 

Barbara G. Cox, 2004, Assistant Professor of Social Science, Assistant Provost for Adult and

Continuing Education

A.A., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University;

M.P.A., Appalachian State University

 

Tamara A. Cox, 1995, Professor of French

B.A., M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph. D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Sharon Creed-Hall, 2011, Instructor in Nursing

A.S.N., Patrick Henry Community College; B.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; M.S.N.,

Indiana Wesleyan University

 

Mona Czarnecki, 1998, Instructor, Associate Dean of Libraries

B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.L.I.S., University of North Carolina

at Greensboro

 

Gregory J. Davenport, 2012, Dean and Program Director, Physician Assistant Studies

A.S., Community College of the Air Force; P.A. Certification, University of Washington;

B.A., Thomas Edison State College; MPAS, University of Nebraska; DHSc, A.T. Still University

 

Christopher V. Davis, 2001, Associate Professor of English

B.A., High Point University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University

 

Lynn C. Dey, 2007, Instructor of American Sign Language

B.S., Gallaudet University; M.A., Gallaudet University

 

Ghassan A. Dib, 2008, Instructor in Accounting

B.B.A., University of Holy Spirit-Kaslik, Lebanon; M.Acc., Gardner-Webb University

 

David Dunham, 2006, Instructor; Reference Librarian

B.A., M.A., Ball State University; M.L.S., Indiana University at Bloomington

 

Cheryl A. Duffus, 2007, Assistant Professor of English

B.A., Hollins University; M.F.A., Emerson College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

 

Stefka G. Nikolova Eddins, 2001, Associate Professor of Chemistry

M.S., Sofia University, Bulgaria; M.S., Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Sharon L. Edwards, 1999, Instructor; Reference Librarian, Gardner-Webb University at

Statesville

A.A., Wingate University; B.S., Appalachian State University; M.L.I.S., University of North

Carolina at Greensboro

 

Donna S. Ellington, 1988, Professor of History

B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., Duke University

 

Paul J. Etter, 2001, Associate Professor of Music

B.Mus., Southwest Baptist University; M.Mus., Southwestern Baptist Theological

Seminary; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

 

Allen Douglas Eury, 2001, Professor of Education; Dean, School of Education; Coordinator,

Ed.D. Program; Director, Center for Inovative Leadership Studies

B.S., Ed.S., Ed.D, Appalachian State University; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at

Charlotte

 

Sue C. Fair, 2012, Instructor of Theatre, Technical Director

A.A., Tallahassee Community College, B.S., Florida A & M University, M.A., Florida State University

 

Willie C. Fleming, 2006, Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Coordinator of the

Statesville Mental Health and School Counseling Programs

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Abby E. Garlock, 2012, Instructor in Nursing

A.D.N., Foothills Nursing Consortium; B.S.N., Winston-Salem State; M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

Ben Gaskins, 2011, Assistant Professor of Political Science

B.A., Furman University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

 

Gerald G. Gilsdorf, 2010, Assistant Professor of Sports Management

B.A., Judson College; M.S., University of Illinois at Chicago; Ed.D.,United States Sports

Academy

 

Earl H. Godfrey, Jr., 1992, Professor of Accounting

B.S., University of South Carolina; M.B.A., Winthrop University; D.B.A., Nova University

 

R. Van Graham, 1999-2002, 2005, Associate Professor of Business Law and Management;

Director of GOAL Business Programs; Associate Dean, School of Business

B.A., Asbury College; J.D., Baylor University

 

David John Granniss, 2012, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

B.S., The Kings College, M.L.A., Dallas Baptist University, Ph.D., Springfield College

 

Linda Carol Greene, 2001, Associate Professor of Psychology

B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State

University

 

Jondra A. Harmon, Instructor of Music

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.M. Peabody Conservatory of the John Hopkins University

 

Jeffrey M Hartman, 2005, Associate Professor of Physical Education

B.A., Bloomsburg University; M.Ed., The University of Virginia; Ph.D. The University of

Virginia.

 

Shana V. Hartman, 2007, Assistant Professor of English

B.S., East Carolina University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Heather Hartsell, 2009, Instructor in Athletic Training Education

B.S., Mars Hill College; M.S., Texas A&M University

 

Debra Harwell-Braun, 2011, Assistant Professor of Elementary Education

B.S., Michigan State University; M.Ed., University of Houston; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb

University

 

Mary J. High, 2000, Associate Professor of American Sign Language, Director of the ASL

Program

B.A., Mars Hill College; M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

T. Perry Hildreth, 2006, Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., M.Div, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

June H. Hobbs, 1994, Professor of English;Chair, Faculty; Director, Undergraduate Research

B.A, Oklahoma Baptist University; M.A., University of Louisville; Ph.D., University of

Oklahoma

 

Mary Alice Hodge, 2004, Assistant Professor of Nursing; Program Chair, RN to BSN Program

A.D.N., B.S., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Greensboro

 

Tammy Campbell Hoyle, 1990, Assistant Professor in Mathematics; Chair, Department of

Mathematical Sciences

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Wake Forest University

 

Delores M. Hunt, 1978-80; 1982, Professor of Physical Education; Vice President and Dean of

Student Development

B.S., Auburn University; M.Ed., D.A., Middle Tennessee State University

 

Sheila G. Ingle, 2006, Associate Professor of Education;Chair, Elementary Education; Director,

Continuous Improvement; Teaching Licensure Officer

B.A., Sacred Heart College; M.A., Western Carolina University; Ph.D., Capella University

 

Tracy C. Jessup, 1994, Assistant Professor of Religion; Vice President for Christian Life and

Service

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Samford University; Ph.D, University of Nebraska -

Lincoln

 

James C. Johnson, 1990, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.A., Furman University; M.A.T., University of South Carolina

 

Steven G. Johnson, 2005, Associate Professor of Business Administration

B.S., Northwestern Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University

 

Kevin T. Jones, 1986, Assistant Professor of Physical Education; Director of Athletic Training

B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Thomas H. Jones, 1982, Professor of Biology; Associate Dean of the Honors Program

B.S., Methodist College, Fayetteville; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

 

David N. Judge, 2001, Associate Professor of Biology

B.S., Radford University; B.S., Mt. Olive College; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute

and State University

 

John M. Karriker, 2005, Assistant Professor of Science; Associate Dean and Regional Director

B.A., Catawba College; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

John A. Kaufhold, 2005, Professor of Education

B.S., West Chester University at Pennsylvania; M.S., Ed.D., University of Virginia

 

SungJae F. Kim, 2012, Assistant Professor of Finance

B.A., Seoul National University; M.S., Cornell University, Ph.D., Louisiana State University

 

Jane C. King, 2007, Assistant Professor of Education; Coordinator, M.A. in elementary Education Program

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

J. Douglas Knotts, 1999, Professor of Art; Chair, Department of Art

B.F.A., Western Carolina University; B.S., Auburn University; M.F.A., East Carolina

University

 

Michael T. Kuchinsky, 2006, Associate Professor of Political Science

B.A., Wittenburg University; M.Div., Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago;

M.A., University of Richmond; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Janet S. Land, 1994, Professor of English; Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and

Learning

B.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.A., East Carolina University;

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Susan H. Lane, 2010, Instructor in Nursing

B.S.N., University of North Carolina at Wilmington; M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

H. James Lawrence, 2001, Professor of Communication Studies

B.A., Pfeiffer University; M.Div., Duke University; M.A., California State University at

Northridge; Ph.D., Florida State University

 

Deidre C. Ledbetter, 1997, Instructor in Business Administration; Assistant Vice President for

Technology Services

A.A.S., Isothermal Community College; B.S., Appalachian State University;

M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Rebecca Ledbetter, 2012, Clinical Coordinator for Nursing

A.D.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

C. Earl Leininger, 2003-2006, 2010, Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies; Associate Provost for Arts

and Sciences

B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University; B.D., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Ben C. Leslie, 2006, Professor of Religious Studies; Provost and Executive Vice President

B.A., Samford University; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Baptist

Theological Seminary, Ruschlikon, Switzerland; Dr. Theol., University of Zurich.

 

Lisa C. Luedeman, 2007, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

B.A., Winthrop University; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Susan H. Manahan, 1994, Assistant Professor of Biology; Coordinator, Academic Service

Learning

B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Sandra Mankins, 2010, Instructor in Accounting

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

J. Robert Mayfield, 2008, Associate Professor of Education

B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Auburn University

 

Megan E. McCauley, 2012, Assistant Professor of Music

B.M., Bob Jones University, M.M., University of Illinois; D.M.A., University of Kentucky

 

Lucenda M. McKinney, 1992, Professor of Education

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., Clemson University

 

Sara McNeely, 2010, Instructor of Health and Physical Education

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Thomas J. Meaders, 2002, Professor of Information Systems and Operations

B.S., M.S., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama in Hunstville

 

Corwin M. Metcalf, 2004, Associate Professor of Business Administration

B.A., Oglethorpe University; M.B.A., University of South Carolina; J.D., Wake Forest

University

 

Marcia (Cindy) M. Miller, 1977-1987, 1994, Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Michigan; M.S.N., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

 

Jon T. Mitchell, 2000, Instructor in Physical Education, Assistant Athletic Trainer

B.S., Mars Hill College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Charles B. Moore, 1997, Professor of Spanish; Interim Chair, Department of World Languages

Literatures, and Cultures

B.S., University of Tennessee at Knoxville; M.A., George Mason University;

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Joseph S. Moore, 2011, Assistant Professor of History

B.A., Anderson College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Robert N. Moore, 2006, Instructor in American Sign Language

B.S. Gallaudet University; M.Div, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Teralea B. Moore, 2006, Instructor in Mathematics

B.S., North Carolina State University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

James P. Morgan, Jr., 2008, Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., University of Kentucky; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University

 

Robert D. Munoz, 1989, Professor of Sociology

B.S., University of Wisconsin at Madison; M.S., Ph.D., The Ohio State University

 

Miroslaw Mystkowski, 2002, Associate Professor of Computer Science

M.S., University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland; M.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri-

Columbia

 

James W. Nall, 2006, Assistant Professor of Marketing

B.A., East Carolina University; M.A., Webster University; M.B.A., Pepperdine University;

D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

 

Abby L. Nance, 2008, Instructor in English

B.A., Warren Wilson College; M.F.A., Texas State University

 

Ronald I. Nanney, 2000, Professor of Education

B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Western Carolina University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Ivelina Naydenova, 2009, Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A., Limestone College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

 

Anthony I. Negbenebor, 1989, Professor of Economics and Dover Chair;

Dean, School of Business

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

 

Eric J. Newton, 2012, Instructor of Physical Education, Wellness, and Sport Studies

and Athletic Training Clinical Coordinator

B.S., Bridgewater College; M.S., Old Dominion University

 

Francis L. Newton, Jr., 2000, Instructor; Catalog Librarian

B.A., Williams College; M.A., M.S.L.S, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Don H. Olive, Jr., 2006, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy

B.A., Carson-Newman; M.S., Ph.D, Vanderbilt University

 

Joseph O. Oyugi, 2012, Associate Professor of Biology

B.S., M.S., Moi University, Kenya; Ph.D., University of Illinois

 

Lorene E. Pagcaliwagan, 2011, Associate Professor of French and Spanish

B.A., M.Ed., Harding University; M.A., Monterey Institute of International

Studies; Ph.D., University of Alabama

 

David R. Parker, 1997, Professor of English

B.A, Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Gregory A. Penczek, 2004, Instructor in Physical Education; Assistant Athletic Trainer

B.S., Salisbury University; M.S., Louisiana State University

 

Teresa R. Phillips, 2001, Assistant Professor of Spanish

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky

 

Olga Poliakova, 2000, Professor of Mathematics

M.S., Moscow State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

 

Felice Policastro, 2004, Associate Professor of International Business; Director of Graduate

Programs in Business

B.S., University De Oriente; M.B.A., Edgewood College; Ph.D., The University of Texas

Pan American

 

Paula F. Qualls, 1999, Professor of Religion

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Danielle Robertson, 2010, Assistant Professor in Education

B.A., Limestone College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ed.S., Converse College

 

Mary D. Roby, 2001, Associate Professor; Dean of Libraries

B.Mus., Union University; M.L.S., University of Alabama

 

Michael J. Roebuck, 2001, Instructor in Business Administration; Assistant Director of Athletics

B.A., Wofford College; M.B.A., East Carolina University

 

Candice Rome, 2009, Assistant Professor in Nursing

A.D.N., Foothills Nursing Consortium; B.S.N., Winston-Salem State University;

M.S.N., D.N.P., Gardner-Webb University

 

Faye H. Rucker, 2002, Associate Professor of Education

B.S., Winston-Salem State University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Anita Sanders, 2010, Assistant Professor of Education

B.S., North Carolina Central University; M.A., Fayetteville State University;

Ed.S., South Carolina State University; Ed.D., South Carolina State University

 

Robin Schoenfeldt, 2010, Instructor in Nursing

A.D.N., Broward Community College; B.S.N., Florida International University;

M.S.N., Winston-Salem State University

 

Reimund C. Serafica, 2011, Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.A., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of Hawaii, Manoa

 

R. Anthony Setzer, 1988, Instructor in Physical Education; Head Men’s Soccer Coach

B.S., Lander College; M.A., The Citadel

 

Kristin L. Setzer, 2000, Instructor in Business Administration; Assistant Vice-President of Graduate

Admissions

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Scott E. Shauf, 2009, Associate Professor of Religious Studies

B.A., University of Richmond; M.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill;

M.T.S., Duke University; Ph.D., Emory University

 

David W. Shellman, 2003, Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Educational Leadership Studies

B.S., Appalachian State Teachers College; Master of Human Development and Learning,

Science Education, University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Ed.S., Winthrop University;

Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Frances B. Sizemore, 2005, Instructor in Business; Associate Director of Human Resources

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

E. Denise Smith, 2006, Assistant Professor of Business

B.S. Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., Brenau University; D.H.A., Medical University of

South Carolina

 

Laura W. Smith, 2003, Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Coordinator, School Counseling

Program

A.A., Peace College; B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.Ed., University

of North Carolina at Charlotte; Ed.D., University of Virginia

 

Shonna Snyder,2010, Associate Professor of Health and Wellness

B.S., Wilmington College; M.Ed., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D, Purdue University

 

Patricia C. Sparti, 2002, Professor of Music; Chair, Department of Music

B.M., University of Miami; M.M., D.M.A., Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins

University

 

Robert K. Spear, 2011, Professor of Accounting

B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.B.A., The College of William and Mary; Ph.D.,

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

 

Edwin B. Stepp, 2003, Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy; Chair, Department

of Religious Studies and Philosophy

B.A., Baylor University; M.DivBL, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Ph.D., Baylor University

 

LaShea S. Stuart, 2007, Assistant Professor of English

B.A., Troy State University; M.A., Ph.D., Auburn University

 

Dianne Sykes, 2007, Associate Professor of Sociology

B.A., George Fox College; M.A.T., Pacific University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

 

Sarah W. Tate, 2012, Clinical Coordinator for Nursing

A.D.N., R.N., Gardner-Webb University; B.A., Queens University

 

Kelly Taylor, 2010, Assistant Professor in Education; Chair, Middle Grades Education

B.S., East Carolina University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Mischia A. Taylor, 2012, Instructor in Business

A.A., Cleveland Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Matthew D. Theado, 1995, Professor of English; Chair, Department of English Language and

Literature

B.A., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

James W. Thomas, 2011, Professor of Theatre Arts; Interim Dean, School of Performing and

Visual Arts

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

Additional Study, University of Georgia

 

Brooke H. Thompson, 2011, Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A., University of North Carolina at Asheville; M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University;

 

Mary S. Thompson, 1997, Instructor; Public Services Librarian

A.B., Brevard College; A.B., Pfeiffer University; M.A., Scarritt College;

M.L.S., North Carolina Central University

 

Charles B. Tichenor, 1997, Professor of Business Administration; Distinguished Executive in

Residence

B.S., Duke University; D.B.A., Berne University

 

Helen Lepke Tichenor, 1998, Professor of German; Director of International Programs

B.A., Connecticut College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Akron

 

Venita Laverne Totten, 2001, Associate Professor of Chemistry; Chair, Department of Natural

Sciences

B.A., Louisiana Tech University; Ph.D., Baylor University

 

Jeffrey L. Tubbs, 1982, Professor of Physical Education; Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness

and Distance Learning

B.A., Bryan College; M.S., D.A., Middle Tennessee State University

 

Timothy W. Vanderburg, 2000, Professor of History; Chair, Department of Social

Sciences

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ph.D., Mississippi State University

 

Vickie G. Walker, 2003, Assistant Professor of Nursing

L.P.N., Central Piedmont Community College; A.D.N., Gaston Community College;

B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; D.N.P., Case Western Reserve University

 

Shannon Warden, 2010, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.A., Elon College; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina

at Greensboro

 

Deborah M. Ware, 2005, Associate Professor of Physical Education, Wellness and Sports Studies

B.S., East Stroudsburg State College; M.A.T., Livingston University;

Ed.D., University of Central Florida

 

Nicole Waters, 2011, Instructor of Nursing

A.D.N., Gaston College; B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

Joseph M. Webb, 2007, Professor of Communication Studies

B.A., Lincoln Christian College; M.S., University of Illinois; M.T.S., Chandler School of

Theology; D.Min., The Claremont School of Theology; Ph.D., University of Illinois

 

Sharon H. Webb, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Coordinator of GOAL Human Services Program

B.S., M.A./Ed.S., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D. candidate, Walden University

 

R. Lane Wesson, 2000, Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Evening Undergraduate

Education Program at Statesville

B.E.E., Western Carolina University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of

North Carolina at Greensboro

 

W. Scott White, 2001, Instructor in Business Administration; Director of Human Resources

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

J. Matt Whitfield, 1992, Professor of Music; Director of Band

B.M.E., Murray State University; M.Mus., D.M.A., University of Alabama

 

Kathy Williams, 2011, Instructor in Nursing

A.A.S., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S.N., Winston-Salem State University;

M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

Ronald W. Williams, 1998, Professor of Religious Studies

B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Jason A. Willis, 2007, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University

 

Richard M. Wince, 1990, Instructor in Physical Education; Wrestling Coach

B.A., Mt. Union College; M.A., University of Akron

 

Linda M. Wines, 2003, Assistant Professor of Nursing; Director, A.D.N. Program

B.S.N., East Stroudsburg University; M.S.N., University of Maryland

 

Li Xiao, 2007, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

B.E., University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China;

Ph.D., George Washington University

 

David K. Yelton, 1990, Professor of History

B.A., Appalachian State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Oscar Zamora, 2008, Instructor in Business Administration and Management

B.S., M.B.A., University of Texas at Austin

 

Timothy J. Zehnder, 1997, Professor of Biology

B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.S., Ph.D., Wake Forest University

 

Jay Zimmer, 2011, Instructor of Biology

B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; M.S., Indiana University Purdue University

 

 

PART-TIME UNDERGRADUATE FACULTY

Elizabeth S. Bennett, 1976, Instructor in Piano and Organ

B.C.M., Furman University; M.C.M., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Nan F. Gregg, 1975, Instructor in Voice

B.M., Westminster Choir College; Additional study, Long Island University, Hofstra

University

 

ADJUNCT GOAL FACULTY

Bobby E. Adams, Religion

B.A., Northeastern Oklahoma State University; B.D., Central Baptist Theological

Seminary; Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Charles Nathan Alexander, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Rex B. Anderson, Business

B.A., Eastern New Mexico University; M.S., George Washington University

 

Thomas Anderson, Criminal Justice

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.S., University of Cincinnati.

 

David W. Bain, Mathematics

B.S., University of North Carolina; M. of Mathematics, Winthrop University.

 

Brent W. Ballard, Music

B.A., Winthrop University; M.A., University of Akron.

 

Frankie Ballard, Nursing

B.S.N., North Carolina Central University; M.S.N., University of North Carolina

at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Wes W. Barkley, Criminal Justice

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; J.D., Campbell University of Law

 

Stephen Rory Barrington, English

B.S., Emmanuel College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Rebeca Barzuna, Business

B.T., University of Costa Rica; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Shelby D. Bennett, Business

B.A., Elon University; M.B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro;

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

Wendy Berry, Business

A.A., Richmond Community College; B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Renee B. Bethea, Human Services

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Webster University.

 

John H. Bevis, III, Human Services

B.A., Clemson University; M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

Sandy Bisese, Mathematics

B.S. College of William and Mary; M.A., UNC-Chapel Hill.

 

Tara L. Black, Business

B.A., Mars Hill College; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Thomas E. Blanton, Jr., Religion

A.B., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.Div., Garrett Theological Seminary;

M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

Nancy L. Boling, Human Services

A.A., Sandhills Community College; B.S., Pembroke State University;

M.Ed., North Carolina State University.

 

John W. Boner, Criminal Justice

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.P.A., Appalachian State University.

 

Michael Bowers, Business

B.S. Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Paul Bowman, Music

B.M., M.M., Manhattan School of Music; D.M.A., University of California

 

Dustin R. Bridges, English

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Elizabeth Bridges, Human Resources

B.S., Wingate University; M. in Human Resources, Keene State.

 

F. Donald Bridges, Business/Criminal Justice

B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; J.D., Wake Forest University.

 

Joseph Bridges, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Elizabeth Brooks-Gordon, Business

B.A., Wake Forest University; J.D., Campbell University of Law.

 

Mark L. Brooks, Criminal Justice

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.A., Columbia Graduate School of Bible and Missions;

M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.S., ADJ, University of Louisville.

 

Bobby G. Brown, Criminal Justice

B.S., High Point University; M.S., East Carolina University.

 

Crystal Brown, Business

B.S., University of South Carolina Spartanburg; M.B.A., Winthrop University.

 

Joyce C. Brown, English

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi;

Additional Study, Appalachian State University.

 

Leslie M. Brown, Biology

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

 

Suzannah Brown, Business

B.A., High Point University, Ph.D., Mercer University.

 

Millicent Burke-Sinclair, Business

A.A., Gaston Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Carmen M. Butler, Human Services

B.S. M.A./Ed.S., Gardner-Webb University

 

Jesse B. Caldwell, Business

B.A., J.D., University of North Carolina.

 

Richard E. Carmichael, Business

B.S., Monmouth University; M.B.A., Pace University; Ph.D., California Coast University.

 

Terri D. Chester, Human Services

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., Candidate, European Graduate School

 

Connie Christian, Business

A.A., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Gabriel P. Clevenger, Religion

B.A., M.Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Amanda B. Coates, Spanish

B.A., Clemson University; M.A., University of Northern Iowa

 

Denise R. Cooper, Business

A.A., Cleveland Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Randall Cooper, English

B.A., M.A., M. Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Charlotte R. Costello, Health/PE

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Homer W. Craig, Criminal Justice

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., University of Alabama.

 

Gary Crosby, Business B.S., University of North Carolina Chapel Hill;

M.B.A., University of North Carolina Charlotte.

 

David F. Crow, Criminal Justice

A.S., Lees-McRae College; B.S., Criminal Justice, University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

M.S., East Carolina University

 

David A. Cruise, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Kelly L. Cummings, Business

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Kelly C. Deal, Human Services

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Sherry J. Dell-Aquila, Business

A.A.S., Catawba Valley Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Catherine DeLoach, Human Services B.S., Presbyterian College; M.A., Georgia School of

Professional Psychology.

 

Bruce DeMayo, Business

B.S., University of Connecticut; M.S., University of New Haven.

 

Kiera DesChamps, Human Services

B.S., University of West Florida; M.A., Liberty University.

 

Jennifer C. Dickson, Science

B.A., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic and State University.

 

Carolyn S. Donahue-Sears, Religion

B.A., B.S., University of Connecticut; M.Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Mona L. Dooley, Human Services

A.A., Gaston College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Gordon-Conwell Theological

Seminary.

 

Craig Douglas, Business

B.A., Oral Roberts University; M.Div., Emory University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb

University

 

Jon C. Drum, Business

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Karma E. Edwards, Health/PE

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Lewis W. Edwards, Social Science

B.A., Western Carolina University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Larry D. Efird, Religion

B.A., William Jennings Bryan College; M.A., Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary.

 

R. Dale Ellis, Business

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ed.D., Appalachian

State University.

 

Jesse N. English, Fine Arts

B.F.A., University of Kansas; M.F.A., University of North Texas

 

Brett E. Fansler, Business

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Rebecca J. Faw, Human Services

B.A., University of Akron; M.A., University of Akron.

 

Tadd D. Fellers, Religion

B.A., Northwestern College; M.Div., Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary.

 

Jeannie M. Fennell, Human Services

B.S., M.Ed., University of Georgia; M.B.A., Troy State University; Psy.D., Ryokan College.

 

Darrell Finney, Mathematics

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

James D. Fish, Criminal Justice

A.A., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

M.A., University of South Carolina; Additional Studies in Law Enforcement Management.

 

Carmalita Fortenberry, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Emily W. Foss, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., Western Carolina University

 

M. Lynne Foster, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Robert M. Foulk, Business

B.A., University of Delaware; M.B.A., Southern Illinois University.

 

Sarah B. Fredette, Human Services

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Winthrop University.

 

Gary W. Freeman, Art

A.A., Gaston College; B.S., M.A., East Carolina University.

 

Curtis E. Furr, Jr., Human Services

B.A., M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

Steven P. Gambill, Criminal Justice

B.S., Appalachian State University; J.D., North Carolina Central University School of Law.

 

John L. Gray, Human Services

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary.

 

William J. Graziano, Business

A.A.S., Isothermal Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Amanda K. Green, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

William I. Greenwood, Jr., Religion

B.A., University of Richmond; M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

D.Min., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

David L. Grinnell, Religion

B.A., Elon University; Th.B., John Wesley Bible College; M.A., Southern Wesleyan

University; M.Div., Gardner-Webb University

 

John E. Gygax, Science

B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan; M.S., Marshall University.

 

Robert Hale, Business

B.S., University of Maryland; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

A. Michael Hall, Human Services

B.A., Bridgewater College; M.Div., Emory University; M.S.W., Virginia Commonwealth

University.

 

Glen A. Hall, Business

A.A.S., Community College of the Air Force; B.S., University of North Carolina at

Charlotte; M.B.A., Auburn University.

 

Sandra Hammett, Health/PE

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Crystal K. Hamrick, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; C.P.A.

 

Ray Hardee, Psychology

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.H.D.L., University of North Carolina Charlotte.

 

C. Randy Hayes, Business

B.S., Baptist College of Charleston; M.S., University of LaVerne; M.S., Computer Officer

Training Course; Air University.

 

Emma G. Haynes, Business

A.A.S., Sandhills Community College; B.A., St. Andrews Presbyterian College;

M.A., University of Phoenix.

 

Stephen Z. Hearne, Religion

B.A., Elon University; M.Div., Th.M., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary;

D.Min., Erskine Theological Seminary; Additional Study, Yale University.

 

Gail W. Helton, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Avery H. Henline, Jr., Business

B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.B.A., Campbell University.

 

Anne R. Hennis, Business

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Ed. D., University of North Carolina at

Greensboro.

 

Jessica D. Herndon, Business

B.A., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

James H. Hines, Jr., Health/PE

B.S., East Tennessee State University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Ronald M. Hinson, Jr., Religion

B.S., University of Georgia; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Jill A. Hodges, Business

B.S., High Point University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Miranda B. Holiday, English

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., University of South Carolina.

 

Melissa Y. Holmes, Human Services

B.S., Francis Marion College; M.Ed., University of South Carolina.

 

Leroy Honeycutt, III, Business

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

 

Teresa Honeycutt, Religion

B.A., M.Div., Gardner-Webb University

 

Robert E. Hoyle, Science

B.S., Waynesburg College; M.S., West Virginia University.

 

Chris R. Hughes, Religion

B.A., Toccoa Falls College; M.A., Emmanuel School of Religion

 

Scott L. Hutchins, Business

B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Freddie L. Ingle, Business

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Clemson University.

 

Beverly A. Irby, Health/PE

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Ed., College of Nursing and Health Professions.

 

Alissa W. Isenhour, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Maxim S. Ivanov, Science

B.S., Tver State Medical Academy (M.D. equivalent).

 

Sherri Jackson, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Daniel C. Johnson, Jr., Religion

A.A., Lees McRae College; B.S., Carson-Newman College;

M.S., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

E. Sandol Johnson, Science

B.S., M.S., West Texas State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

 

Steven E. Jones, Criminal Justice

B.S., University of Miami; M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Mandy M. Jordan, Science

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.S., Winthrop University.

 

Mark Kelley, Business

A.A., Caldwell Community College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University;

M.B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College.

 

Barry K. Keys, Religion

B.A., Charleston Southern University; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary;

D.Min., Drew University.

 

John C. Keyt, Business

B.S., M.B.A., East Tennessee State University; D.B.A., University of Tennessee.

 

Brett A. Kindler, Business

B.A., I.M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Samantha King, Human Services

B.A., University of Southern Maine; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

David Klass, Mathematics

B.S., M.Ed., North Carolina State University

 

Melissa D. Knick, Health/PE

B.S., Tennessee Temple University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Robin Lang, Nursing

A.D.N., Gaston College;B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.P., Gardner-Webb University

 

M. Deanya Lattimore, English

B.A., M.A., East Carolina University; Ph.D. Candidate, Syracuse University.

 

Lyn Lazar, Business

A.A., Tri County Technical College; B.S., Lander University; M.L.I.S., University of

South Carolina of Columbia.

 

Maureen Leary, Business

B.S., South Wesleyan College; M.S., Strayer University.

 

Deidre C. Ledbetter, Business

A.A.S., Isothermal Community College; B.S., Appalachian State University;

M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

M. Suzanne Levan, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Jason A. Lineberger, English

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

M. Dane Loflin, Business

B.S., Limestone College; M.B.A., University of Phoenix.

 

James F. Love, III, Business

B.A., North Carolina State University; M.B.A., Wake Forest University.

 

Ronald H. Love, Religion

B.A., Slippery Rock University; M.Div., Wesley Theological Seminary;

D.Min., Pittsburgh Theological Seminary; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania;

M. LIS., University of Pittsburgh; M.S.Ed., Duquesne University.

 

Kimberly M. Mackel, English

B.A., Westminster College; M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

H. Courtney Madden, Social Science

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Jamie Maiella, Business

A.A., Caldwell Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Jose Manjarres, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Long Island University C.W., Post Campus.

 

David A. Marshall, Science

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.Ed., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Cindy J. H. Martin, Science

A.B., M.A.T., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

M.E., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Dean M. Martin, Religion

B.A., William Jewell College; B.D., Yale University Divinity School, Ph.D., Baylor

University.

 

Kathee L. Martin, Nursing

A.D.N., Franciscan School of Nursing; B.S.N., Alverno College; M.S.N., Gardner-Webb

University

 

Robert S. Mason Jr., Mathematics

B.S., M.S., University of Southern Florida.

 

Daffie H. Matthews, Business

B.S., M.S.B.E., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Darryl E. Maxwell, Religion

B.A., Messiah College; B.Div., M.Div., Evangelical School of Theology;

D.Min. Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Jacqueline D. Maxwell, Criminal Justice

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

William E. McCall, Religion

B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.Div., Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Megan E. McCauley, Music

B.M., Bob Jones University; M.M., University of Illinois; D.M.A., University of Kentucky

 

Donna McClellan, Human Services

A.S., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University;

M.S.W., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Crystal G. McLendon, Human Services

A.A., Northeaster Technical College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University;

M.B.A., University of Phoenix

 

Sara W. McNeely, Health/PE

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Eugene B. McRae, Health/PE

B.A., Pembroke State University; B.S., Livingstone College;

M.S.W., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Marie E. McTigue, Business

A.A.S., Forsyth Technical Community College; B.S., Gardner-Webb University;

M.B.A, Appalachian State University.

 

Russell A. Meade, Business

B.A., Adelphi University; Ph.D., St. John's University, School of Law.

 

Rhonda S. Medford, Business

B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University;

M. Ed., Appalachian State University

 

Bob Mellbye, Business

B.S., University of Colorado; M.B.A., Wake Forest University.

 

Gerald T. Melton, Human Services

B.A., University of North Carolina at Pembroke; M.A. Ed, East Carolina University

 

Ann A. Merritt, Human Service

B.A., University of South Florida, M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Kenneth H. Miller, Business

B.S.B.A., Appalachian State University; M.B.A., Troy University

 

Kimberly D. Miller, English

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., Liberty University.

 

Roger A. Mills, Social Science

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

Aaron L. Misenheimer, Music

B.M., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.M., University of Nebraska

 

Kevin J. Misenheimer, Accounting

B.S., Pfeiffer College: M.B.A., Western Carolina University: M.S., Pfeiffer University;

M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Pamela P. Mitchem, Science

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Appalachian State University.

Virginia D. Morgan, Mathematics/Science

B.S., M.S., State University of New York at Cortland; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University.

 

Van L. Morrow, Human Services

A.A., Gardner-Webb University; B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University;

Ph.D., New York University.

 

William R. Mullis, Business

B.A., Campbell University; M.B.A., Elon University.

 

George E. Muse Jr., Human Services

B.A., Catawba College; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

 

Penelope E. Nall, Business

A.S., Polk Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University;

D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University.

 

Robert B. Nelson, Music

B.M.E., Jacksonville University; M.M., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Florida.

 

Robert M. Nelson, Human Services

A.A., Sandhills Community College; B.S., M.A., Liberty University.

 

Ronald D. Nicholson, Business

B.S., Clemson University; M.B.A., Wake Forest University.

 

Mickie J. Norman, Religion

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Campbell University.

 

Robert Norman III, Religion

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Ronald J. Pallick, Human Services

B.A., State university of New York; M.S.W., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

B. Marie Parkhurst, Religion

A.A., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S., Appalachian State University;

M.Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Tim A. Patrick, Social Science

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ed.D, Appalachian

State University.

 

Jane L. Pease, Human Services

B.M., Biola University; M. Ed., University of Arkansas.

 

Susan Pendergratt, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Jeffrey D. Penley, Business

B.A., J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

Dianne Phillips, Mathematics

B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.A., Wake Forest University.

 

Sandra Pierce, Mathematics

B.S., Clinch Valley College; M.S. East Tennessee State University.

 

Dale I. Pocock, Business

B.S., M.A., Clemson University.

 

Glenda S. Pope, Religion

A.A., Richmond Community College; B.A., University of North Carolina at Pembroke;

M. Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

G. Jeffrey Powell, Social Science

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Richard C. Prassel, Religion

B.A., Mississippi College; M. Div., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Joyce F. Pressley, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Danette S. Price, Business

A.A.S., Surry Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Lisa R. Queen, Health/PE

B.A., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Jody B. Raduly, Health/PE

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Marianne L. Rogowski, Social Sciences

A.A., Mitchell Community College; B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University

 

S. Bobby Rauf, Business

B.S., North Carolina State University; M.B.A., Pfeiffer University.

 

B. Jill Ray, Science

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

 

Steven L. Redden, Health/PE

B.S., Piedmont Bible College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Rodney K. Reece, Business

B.S., B.A., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Alton A.Reeder Jr., Business

B.A., M.A., Oral Roberts University; J.D., Regent University.

 

Sandra J. Reid-Coffey, Human Services

B.S., M.S., Appalachian State University.

 

C. Eugene Richard, Business

B.S., Mars Hill College; M.B.A., Campbell University.

 

Chadburn E. Richard, Business

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.B.A.,Gardner-Webb University.

 

James B. Richardson, Religion

B.A., Mars Hill College; M.Div., D. Min., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Shawn Ricks, Psychology

B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University.

 

Joyce Rodgers, Nursing

A.D.N., Central Piedmont Community College; B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Marianne L. Rogowski, Social Sciences

A.A., Mitchell Community College; B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University

 

Allen J. Romeo, Human Services

B.A., Adelphi University; M.A., Ph.D., California School of Professional Psychology.

 

Raymond A. Roy, Business

B.S., St. Mary’s University; M.B.A., University of Massachusetts.

 

Gay R. Russell, English

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., Emory University.

 

Michael T. Schau, Business

A.A., Dekalb Community College; B.S., Georgia State University; M.B.A., Winthrop

University.

 

Elizabeth H. Schenck, Human Services

B.A., North Carolina State University; M.S.W., University of South Carolina.

 

Kaye H. Schenk, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Kristen L. Setzer, Business

B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Sherry Shaw, Business

B.S., M.Acc., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Clifford Sheaffer, Mathematics

B.A., Rutgers State University; M.A.T., Winthrop University.

 

Don W. Sheets, Science

B.S., North Carolina State University; B.A., M.S., Central Michigan University.

 

Jo Ann Sherrill, Business

A.A., Catawba Valley Community College; B.S., M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

G. Brent Shook, Science

B.S., North Carolina State University; M.A., Appalachian State University.

 

Misti W. Silver, Human Services

B.A., University of North Carolina; M.S., University of Tennessee.

 

Ernest L. Simons, III, Business

B.S., Milwaukee School of Engineering; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

William L. Sims, Religion

B.S., West Virginia University; M.D., University of Kentucky School of Medicine;

M.Div., Shaw University Divinity School.

 

Frances Sizemore, Business

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Anna Slaughter, Business

B.S., Northwestern State University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

W. Craig Smarr, Business

B.A., Clemson University; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Craig W. Smith, Human Services/Psychology

B.S.W., North Carolina State University; M.S.W., University of South Carolina.

 

Robert D. Smith, Business

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Scott A. Smith, Human Service

B.S., Piedmont Bible College; M.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Travis K. Smith, Religion

B.A., M.Div., Gardner-Webb University

 

Frances Sparti, Nursing

A.D.N., Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College; B.S.N., Henderson State University;

GYN/OB/WHNP, Emory University; M.S.N., Drexel University

 

Ann Gore Spencer, Science

B.S., Wake Forest University; M.S., North Carolina State University.

 

Darin Spencer, Business

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.B.A., Pfeiffer University;

M.A., University of North Carolina Charlotte.

 

Nathan A. Stafford, Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., Wake Forest University.

 

Steven M. Staton, Religion

B.A., M.Div., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Gail D. Stowe, 2002, Associate Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Master of Human Development

 

M. Lynn Stevens, Business

A.A., Surry Community College; B.A., M.Acc., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Kerry Stoots, Business

B.S., UNC-Charlotte; B.A., UNC-Charlotte; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Teresa N. Tallent, Nursing

B.S., A.D.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

 

Michael B. Taub, Human Services

B.S., MA/Ed. S., Gardner-Webb University

 

Donald Taylor, Psychology

B.A., Cheyney State College; M.S.S.A., Case-Western Reserve University.

 

Dennis R. Teall-Fleming, Religion

B.A., Xavier University; M. Div., Emory University

 

Robert P. Teixeira, Music

B.A., Westfield State College; M.M., Florida State University.

 

Richard Theokas, Social Science and Business

B.A., Union College: M.A., Webster University; J.D., Mercer University.

 

Sarah Thomas, English

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Gary C. Tilley, Business

A.A., Surry Community College; A.B., University of North Carolina; M.S., South Dakota

State University, Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

 

Daphney W. Torres, Health/PE

B.S., M.S., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Mary H. Troutman, Human Services

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.R.E., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

Bill L. Tyler, Music

B.M., Memphis State University; M.M., University of Wyoming.

 

Kimberly M. Tyler, Music

B.M.Ed., James Madison University; M.M., University of Wyoming.

 

Donna L. Wallace-Miller, Human Services

A.A.S., Central Piedmont Community College; B.A., Thomas Edison State College;

M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Jeffery S. Ward, Business

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.B.A., Gardner- Webb University

 

Sharon H. Webb, Psychology

B.S., M.A., Ed.S., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Karissa Weir, Health/PE

A.A., Gaston College; B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

John W. Wester, Health/PE

B.A., Valdosta State University; M.Ed., Ed.D., The University of Southern Mississippi.

 

Vincent White, Business

A.A., Caldwell Community College; B.S., University of North Carolina at Asheville;

M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

W. Scott White, Business

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Geoffrey I. Whitehead, Music

B.A., M.A., University of Western Australia; Ph.D., Indiana University.

 

Kimberly Williams, Human Services

B.A., Hollins University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

L. Denise Williams, Science

B.S., Lynchburg College; M.S., Appalachian State University.

 

Susan S. Williamson, Science

B.S., University of Kentucky; M.S., University of California at Davis

 

Solomon L. Willis, Math

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Appalachian State University

 

Darrell G. Wilson, Business

B.S., University of Tennessee; M.B.A., Gardner-Webb University.

 

Sonya Wilson, Business

B.S. University of South Carolina Upstate; B.S., M.A., University of South Carolina

Columbia; M. Tx., Georgia State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Columbia.

 

Richard L. Wood, Religion

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.Div., Campbell University

 

Elzbieta Wysocka, Science

M.M.S.T., Ph.D., Medical University of Wroclaw.

 

Ted E. York, Religion

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

 

William C. Young, Business

B.A., Appalachian State University; J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,

School of Law.

 

 

THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

Ken Baker, 1999, Professor of Physical Education, Wellness and Sport Studies;

Chair, Department of Physical Education, Wellness, Sport Studies

B.A., Central Wesleyan College; M.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

 

Robert J. Bass, 1995, Professor of Mathematics

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte: M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina

at Chapel Hill

 

Rebecca Beck-Little, 1991, Professor of Nursing; Dean, School of Nursing

A.S.N., Western Piedmont Community College; B.S.N., M.S.N., University of North

Carolina at Charlotte; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Donald L. Berry, 1999, Professor of World Religions ; Director, Global Missions Resource

Center

B.A., University of Kentucky; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Additional studies: University of Louisville, University of Chicago

 

Kent B. Blevins, 1998, Professor of Religion

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Additional Studies: The Catholic University of America

 

Frieda F. Brown, 1985, Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.S., M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Louisville

 

Sydney K. Brown, 2004, Associate Professor of Education

B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Frances B. Burch, 2001, Professor of Physical Education,Wellness and Sport Studies; Dean,

Graduate School

B.S., Lock Haven University; M.A. Eastern Kentucky University; Ph.D., University of

Virginia

 

Janie M. Carlton, 1982, Professor of Nursing

B.S., Lenoir-Rhyne College; M.N., Emory University; Ed.D., North Carolina State

University

 

David M. Carscaddon, 1990, Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Dean, School of

Psychology and Counseling

B.A., University of North Carolina at Asheville; M.A., Morehead State University;

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Christopher V. Davis, 2001, Associate Professor of English

B.A., High Point University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University

 

Cheryl A. Duffus, 2007, Assistant Professor of English; Coordinator, English Program

B.A., Hollins University; M.F.A., Emerson College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

 

Allen Douglas Eury, 2001, Professor of Education; Dean, School of Education, Director of

Center for Innovative Leadership Studies; Coordinator of Doctoral Studies

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Ed.D., Appalachian State University

 

Willie C. Fleming, 2006, Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Coordinator,

Mental Health and School Counseling Programs at Statesville

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Linda C. Greene, 2001, Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State

University

 

Jeffrey M. Hartman, 2005, Associate Professor of Physical Education

B.A., Bloomsburg University; M.Ed., Ph.D., The University of Virginia

 

Shana V. Hartman, 2007, Assistant Professor of English; Coordinator, English Education

Program B.S., East Carolina University; M.A. , Ph.D., University of North Carolina at

Charlotte

 

T. Perry Hildreth, 2006, Professor of Philosophy

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological

Seminary; Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

June H. Hobbs, 1994, Professor of English

B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University; M.A., University of Louisville; Ph.D., University of

Oklahoma

 

Mary Alice Hodge, 2004, Associate Professor of Nursing; Program Chair, RN to BSN Program

B.S., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina Greensboro

 

Delores M. Hunt, 1978-80; 1982, Professor of Physical Education,Wellness and Sport Studies;

Vice President, Student Development

B.S., Auburn University; M.Ed., D.A., Middle Tennessee State University

 

Sheila G. Ingle, 2006, Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Elementary Education,

Licensure Officer for the School of Education

B.A., Sacred Heart College; M.A., Western Carolina University; Ph.D., Capella University

 

John A. Kaufhold, 2005, Professor of Education

B.S., West Chester University at Pennsylvania; M.S., Ed.D., University of Virginia

 

Jane C. King, 2007, Assistant Professor of Education, Coordinator, Master of Arts in

Elementary Education Coordinator,

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Janet S. Land, 1994, Professor of English, Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and

Learning

B.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.A., East Carolina University;

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

J. Robert Mayfield, 2008, Associate Professor of Education

B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Auburn University

 

Lucenda M. McKinney, 1992, Professor of Education

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., Clemson University

 

Marcia M. Miller, 1977-1987; 1994, Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Michigan; M.S.N., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

 

James P. Morgan, Jr., 2008, Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., University of Kentucky; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University

 

Ronald I. Nanney, 2000, Professor of Education

B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Western Carolina University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

David Reed Parker, 1997, Professor of English

B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Paula F. Qualls, Ph.D., 1999, Professor of Religion

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Faye H. Rucker, 2002, Associate Professor of Education

B.S., Winston-Salem State University; M.A.,University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Anita Sanders, 2010, Assistant Professor of Education

B.S., North Carolina Central University; M.A., Fayetteville State University;

Ed.S., South Carolina State University; Ed.D., South Carolina State University

 

Reimund Serafica, 2011, Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.A., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of Hawaii, Manoa

 

Scott E. Shauf, 2009, Associate Professor of Religious Studies

B.A., Univeristy of Richmond; M.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;

M.T.S., Duke Univeristy; Ph.D., Emory University

 

David W. Shellman, 2003, Associate Professor of Education; Chair, Executive Leadership

Studies (K-12) Program

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.HDL., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Winthrop University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Laura W. Smith, 2003, Professor of Psychology and Counseling; Coordinator, School

Counseling Program at Boiling Springs

A.A., Peace College; B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.Ed., University of

North Carolina at Charlotte; Ed.D., University of Virginia

 

Shonna Snyder, 2010, Associate Professor of Physical Education, Wellness, and Sport Studies

B.S., Wilmington College; M.Ed., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., Purdue University

 

LaShea S. Stuart, 2009, Assistant Professor of English

B.A., Troy State University; M.A., Ph.D., Auburn University

 

Kelly Taylor, 2010, Instructor in Education; Chair, Middle Grades Education

B.S., East Carolina University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University

 

Matthew D. Theado, 1995, Professor of English; Chair, Department of Religious

Studies and Philosophy

B.A., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Jeffrey L. Tubbs, 1982, Professor of Physical Education, Wellness and Sport Studies; Vice

President for Institutional Effectiveness and Distance Learning

B.A., Bryan College; M.S., D.A., Middle Tennessee State University

 

Vickie G. Walker, 2003, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Director of Graduates Studies

L.P.N., Central Piedmont Community College; A.D.N., Gaston Community College;

B.S.N., M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; D.N.P., Case Western Reserve University

 

Shannon P. Warden, 2010, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling, Coordinator,

Mental Health Counseling Program at Boiling Springs

B.A., Elon College; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at

Greensboro

 

Deborah M. Ware, 2005, Associate Professor of Physical Education; Coordinator, Sport

Science and Pedagogy Program

B.S., East Stroudsburg State College; M.A.T., Livingston University; Ed.D., University of

Central Florida

 

R. Lane Wesson, 2000, Associate Professor of Education; Coordinator of Teacher Education

Program at Gardner-University at Statesville

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., University of

North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Ronald W. Williams, 1998, Professor of Religion

B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL ADJUNCT FACULTY

Joyce C. Brown, GWU Professor Emerita of English

B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

 

Joe M. Bullis, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A. Appalachian State University; M.A. Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D. Gardner-Webb University

 

Mark W. Burcham, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Ginny D. Carpenter, Adjunct Professor of Education

A.B., Pfeiffer University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., Appalachian State University

 

Larry W. Cartner, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Pfeiffer College; M.M.E., Ed.S., Winthrop University; Ed.D., Peabody College of

Vanderbilt University

 

Jeffrey R. Church, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

David C. Clarke, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Western Carolina University; M.A., Winthrop University;

Ed.D. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Rachel N. Clarke, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.M., Winthrop University; M.A., Winthrop University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Collette W. Deviney, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

E. Ray Dockery, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Anderson University; M.A.T., East Tennessee University;

Ed.D., University of Tennessee

 

Wendy Edney, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., David Lipscomb University; M.A., Western Carolina University;

Ed.D., Western Carolina University

 

William R. Elmore, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., M.A., East Carolina University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

 

Nathaniel L. Felder, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Livingstone College; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., University of Michigan

 

Gregory A. Firn, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Washington State University; M.S., United States Sports Academy;

Ed.D., Seattle Pacific University

 

Kelly W. Gwaltney, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Robin L. Hardy, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Ed., University of South Carolina;

Ed.D. Nova Southeastern University

 

Sheila B. Huckabee, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Winthrop University; M.A., Winthrop University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Elaine D. Jenkins, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Ed.,Winthrop University;

Ed.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at

Charlotte

 

Kenneth D. Jenkins, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of Florida; M.Ed., University of Miami; Ed.D., University of Miami

 

Dale S. Lamb, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., North Carolina State University; M.Ed., North Carolina State University;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Kristen C. Lanier, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., North Carolina State University; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Christopher Law, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.A., Queens University and Gardner-

Webb University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Timothy Y. Lee, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.S., North Carolina A&T State

University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Kathy W. Lindsey, 2003, Assistant Professor of Nursing; Director, Graduate Programs in

Nursing

A.D.N., Gardner-Webb University; B.S.N., Western Carolina University;

M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University; D.N.P., Case Western Reserve University.

 

David A. Martin, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Carolina, Pembroke; M.Ed., University of North Carolina,

Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

 

Donald L. Martin, Jr., Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Duke University; M.A.T., Duke University; Ed.D., University of Kentucky

 

Johnnie C. Martin, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., M.A., Gardner-Webb College; Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University

of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

C.E. McCary, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Yale University; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University;

Ed.D., Harvard University

 

Shelly A. Meyers, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Missouri Valley College; M.S., Walden University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Samuel W. Misher, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State

University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University

 

Richard E. Moore, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Carolina, Greensboro; M.Ed., University of North Carolina,

Greensboro; Ed.D., University of North Carolina, Greensboro

 

Lory D. Morrow, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Patricia E. Murray, Adjunct Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.S., Geneva College; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

Anita L. Owenby, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., East Carolina University; M.A., East Carolina University;

Ed.S., Western Carolina University; Ed.D., Western Carolina University

 

Denise Q. Patterson, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Ed., University of North Carolina

at Charlotte; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Jeffrey P. Peal, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A.,West Liberty State College; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Stephen R. Pickard, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Campbell University; M.A., Appalachian State University;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Philip R. Rapp, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Greensboro;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Kathy G. Revis, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Asheville; M.Ed., Western Carolina University;

Ed.S., Western Carolina University; Ed.D., Western Carolina University

 

John S. Reynolds, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Akron State University; M.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., University of

Tennessee

 

Jane Hill Riley, Adjunct Professor of Psychology

B.A., St. Andrews Presbyterian College; M.S., Winthrop College; Ph. D., University of

Georgia

 

Mary Beth Roth, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Charlotte;

Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Tammie Sexton, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., North Carolina Central University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Monica Shepherd, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ed.D., Gardner-Webb

University

 

Sandra L. Sikes, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Ed., University of North Carolina

at Greensboro; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Phyllis R. Tallent, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., Appalachian State University;

Ed.S., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., East Tennessee State University

 

Gregory E. Thornton, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Temple University; M.A., Salisbury State University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern

University

 

Barbara R. Todd, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Ed., University of North Carolina

at Greensboro; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

F. Dennis Triplett, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ed.S., Winthrop

University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina

 

David R. Walker, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Anita F. Ware, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Appalachian State University; M.S., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale;

Ed.D., Appalachian State University

 

W. Earl Watson, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., East Carolina University; M.A.,East Carolina University;

Ed.S., East Carolina University; Ed.D.,Duke University

 

Tanya Watson, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.A., Gardner-Webb University;

Ed.D., Gardner-Webb University

 

Goldie F. Wells, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., Hampton Institute; M.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University;

Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Valerie D. Williams, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.S., St. Augustine’s College; M.B.A., East Carolina University; Ed.S., East Carolina

University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

Craig Witherspoon, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.M.E., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.S., Old Dominion University;

Ed.S., Ed.D., George Washington University

 

Barbara H. Zwadyk, Adjunct Professor of Education

B.A., Greensboro College; M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Greensboro;

Ed.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

I. Glenn Bottoms, 1983, Professor of Economics and Management Information Systems

B.A., Emory University; M.A., University of Ottawa; Ph.D., Georgia State University;

Post-doctoral study, George Washington University

 

Sue C. Camp, 1976, Professor of Business Administration;

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.A.T., Winthrop University; Ed.D., University of

Tennessee at Knoxville

 

Donald W. Caudill, 2008, Professor of Marketing

B.S., Berea College; M.B.A., Morehead State University; M.S. in Marketing,

Memphis State University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

 

Earl H. Godfrey, Jr., 1992, Professor of Business Administration

B.S., University of South Carolina; M.B.A., Winthrop University;

D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

 

R. Van Graham, 1999-2002, 2005, Associate Professor of Business Law and Management:

Associate Dean of the Godbold School of Business

B.A., Asbury College; J.D., Baylor University

 

Steven G. Johnson, 2005, Associate Professor of Business Administration

B.S., Northwestern Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University

 

Thomas J. Meaders, 2002, Associate Professor of Information Systems

B.S., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama at Huntsville

 

C. Mickey Metcalf, 2004, Associate Professor of Business Administration

B.A., Oglethorpe University, M.B.A., University of South Carolina, Columbia;

J.D., Wake Forest University

 

James W. Nall, 2006, Assistant Professor of Business

B.A., East Carolina University; M.A., Webster University; M.B.A., Pepperdine University;

D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

 

Anthony I. Negbenebor, 1989, Professor of Economics and International Business, Dover

Chair; Dean, Godbold School of Business

B.S., M.Sc., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

 

Felice Policastro, 2004, Associate Professor of International Business; Director, Graduate

Programs in Business

B.S., University De Oriente; M.B.A., Edgewood College; Ph.D., The University of Texas

Pan American

 

E. Denise Smith, 2006, Assistant Professor of Business

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., Brenau University;

D.H.A., Medical University of South Carolina

 

Robert K. Spear, 2010, Professor of Accounting

B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.B.A., The College of William and Mary;

Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

 

Li Xiao, 2007, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

B.E., University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China;

Ph.D., George Washington University

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADJUNCT FACULTY

Robert James Bass, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration

B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina

at Chapel Hill

 

Emily W. Foss, Adjunct Professor of Accounting

B.S., Gardner-Webb University; M.B.A., M.Acc., Western Carolina University

 

Avery H. Henline, Jr., Adjunct Professor of Accounting

B.S., Lenoir Rhyne College; M.B.A., Campbell University; M.B.A., Certificate in

Accounting, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

 

Jeffrey Douglas Penley, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration

A.B., J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Andres E. Rivas-Chavez, Adjunct Professor of Finance

B.S., Universidad De Oriente; M.B.A., Edgewood College; Ph.D., University of Texas Pan

American

 

John E. Young, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration

B.S., Kent State University; M.B.A., Duke University

 

Oscar Zamora, Adjunct Professor of Business Administration

B.S., Ch.E., M.B.A., University of Texas, Austin

 

M. CHRISTOPHER WHITE SCHOOL OF DIVINITY

Sheryl Ann Dawson Adams, 1995, Professor of Theology and Church History

B.M.E., Northeast Louisiana State University; M.Ed., Louisiana State University;

M.Div., Th.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Additional studies:

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Lisa Wimberly Allen, 2012, Assistant Professor of Christian Ethics; Director of the Center

for Christian Ethics and Leadership

B.A., Converse College; M.Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Ph.D., Boston University

 

Robert W. Canoy, 2000, Professor of Christian Theology; Dean, M. Christopher White School

of Divinity

B.A., Mississippi College; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Additional Studies: Hebrew Union College and Jewish Institute of Religion

 

Tereso C. Casiño, 2010, Professor of Missiology

B.Th., Luzon Nazarene Bible College; M.Div., Asia-Pacific Nazarene Theological Seminary;

Th.D., Asia Baptist Graduate Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Asian Center for Theological

Studies and Mission

 

Douglas M. Dickens, 2000, W. Randall Lolley Professor of Pastoral Studies

B.A., Ouachita Baptist University; M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological

Seminary. Additional studies: University of Arkansas College for Medical Sciences, Texas

Christian University, Baylor University Medical Center; Samara State Medical University,

Samara Russia; Harvard University

 

Larry D. George, 2009, Associate Professor of New Testament Interpretation

B.S., University of California at Davis; M.Div., Spring Valley Bible College and Seminary;

M.Div., San Francisco Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

 

Gerald L. Keown, 1996, Professor of Old Testament Interpretation; Associate Dean,

M. Christopher White School of Divinity

B.S., University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist

Theological Seminary. Additional studies: Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, Ohio;

Goethe Institute, Rothenberg, Germany; University of Chicago

 

James R. McConnell, Jr., 2009, Assistant Professor of New Testament Interpretation

B.S.E.E., North Carolina State University; M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary;

Ph.D., Baylor University

 

Hebert Palomino, 2012, Associate Professor

B.A. Wayland Baptist University, M.A., West Texas State University,

M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Warren C. Robertson, 2007, Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies

B.A., College of Charleston; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Th.M., Harvard University; M.Phil., Drew University; Ph.D., Drew University

 

Sophia Gomes Steibel, 1994, Professor of Christian Education

B.A., Gardner-Webb University; M.A., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Danny M. West, 2002, Associate Professor of Preaching and Pastoral Studies, Executive

Director, Doctor of Ministry Program

B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D.,The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

DIVINITY VISITING AND ADJUNCTIVE FACULTY

Bobby Ell Adams, Adjunct Professor of Christian Ethics

A.B.Ed., Northeastern Oklahoma State University; M.Div., Central Baptist Theological

Seminary; Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Steven R. Harmon, Adjunct Professor of Christian Theology

B.A., Howard Payne University; M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Jeff L. Hensley, Adjunct Professor

B.A., Mars Hill College; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary;

D.Min., Princeton Theological Seminary

 

B. Andrew Roby, Adjunct Professor of Religion

B.M., Union University; M.C.M., D.M.A., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

DIVINITY ADJUNCTIVE FACULTY FROM THE UNIVERSITY

Kent B. Blevins, 1998, Professor of Religion

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Additional studies: The Catholic University of America

 

Claude Douglas Bryan, 2002, Professor of Religious Education; Associate Provost for Academic

Services

B.A., Furman University; B.S., Howard Payne University; M.A.R.E., G.S.R.E., Ph.D.,

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

 

Joseph W. Collins, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

B.S.,B.A., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ed.D., North Carolina State

University

 

Anthony I. Negbenebor, 1989, Professor of Economics and International Business, Dover Chair;

Dean, Godbold School of Business

B.S., M.Sc., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

 

Paula F. Qualls, 1999, Professor of Religion

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

Edwin B. Stepp, 2003, Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy; Chair,

Department of Religious Studies and Philosophy

B.A., Baylor University; M.DivBL., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary;

Ph.D. Baylor University

 

Ronald W. Williams, 1998, Professor of Religion

B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.Div., Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological

Seminary

 

FACULTY EMERITI

Garland H. Allen, 1961, Professor Emeritus of Religion and History

Robert R. Blackburn, 1958, Professor Emeritus of Health Education and Physical Education

Joyce Compton Brown, 1966, Professor Emerita of English

Leslie M. Brown, 1966, Professor Emeritus of Biology

Barbara J. Cribb, 1969, Associate Professor Emerita of Education and Art

George R. Cribb, 1969, Professor Emeritus of Music

Alice R. Cullinan, 1974, Professor Emerita of Religious Education and Religion

Robert L. Decker, 1970, Professor Emeritus of Music

Anthony F. Eastman, 1966, Professor Emeritus of History

Terry L. Fern, 1980, Professor Emeritus of Music

Roger G. Gaddis, 1974, Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Patricia B. Harrelson, 1975, Professor Emerita of Music

M. Lansford Jolley, 1957, Professor Emeritus of Social Science

Paul W. Jolley, 1962, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Betty H. Logan, 1957, Associate Professor Emerita of Business

Robert E. Morgan, 1967, Professor Emeritus of French and Mathematics

M. Vann Murrell, 1967, Professor Emeritus of Religion

F. Thirlen Osborne, 1957, Professor Emeritus of English

C. Sherman Parrish, 1970, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

Phil D. Perrin, 1969, Professor Emeritus of Music

Launita E. Proctor, 1969, Professor Emerita of Health Education and Physical Education

C. Oland Summers, 1976, Professor Emeritus of Music

 

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF EMERITI

James E. Crawley, 1994, Dean Emeritus, School of Business

Darlene J. Gravett, 1989, Associate Provost Emerita

Robert L. Lamb, 1962, Dean Emeritus, M. Christopher White School of Divinity

Valerie M. Parry, 1984, Dean Emerita, Libraries

Shirley P. Toney, 1965-90, 1992, Dean Emerita, School of Nursing

 

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS AND STAFF

PRESIDENT

A. Frank Bonner, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., President

Glenda S. Crotts, Senior Assistant to the President

Sandra C. Earl, Secretary to President’s Senior Assistant

M. Lansford Jolley, A.A., B.A., M.A., Ed.S., L.H.D., University Historian

 

PROVOST

Ben C. Leslie, B.A., M.Div., Th.M., D. Theol., Provost and Executive Vice President

Rebekah L. Wright, A.A., Administrative Assistant to the Provost and Executive Vice President

C. Earl Leininger, B.A., B.D., Ph.D., Associate Provost for Arts and Sciences

Frances Bailey Burch, B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Provost for Professional and Graduate Studies

C. Douglas Bryan, B.A., B.S., M.A.R.E., G.S.R.E., Ph.D., Associate Provost for Academic Development

Mary Roby, B.Mus., M.L.S., Dean of Libraries

LouAnn Scates, B.A., Registrar

 

ASSOCIATE PROVOST FOR ARTS AND SCIENCES

C. Earl Leininger, B.A., B.D., Ph.D., Associate Provost for Arts and Sciences

Karen C. Ferree, A.A., Administrative Assistant to the Associate Provost for

Arts and Sciences

 

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

School of Performing and Visual Arts, Interim Dean, James W. Thomas

 

Department of Visual Arts, Chair, Doug Knotts

Department of Music, Chair, Patricia C. Sparti

Department of Theatre Arts, Chair,

 

Department of Communication Studies, Chair, Robert J. Carey

Department of English Language and Literature, Chair, Matthew D. Theado

Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Chair, Charles Moore

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Chair, Tammy C. Hoyle

Department of Natural Sciences, Chair, Venita L. Totten

Department of Physical Education, Wellness, Sport Studies, Chair, R. Ken Baker

Department of Religious Studies and Philosophy, Chair, Edwin B. Stepp

Department of Social Sciences, Chair, Timothy W. Vanderburg

 

DEPARTMENTAL SECRETARIES

Kim Murray, A.A., Department of Music

 

Jessika Raduly, Department of Physical Education, Wellness, Sport Studies

 

Diane Guffey, Department of Mathematical Sciences and De[art,emt pf Natural Sciences

 

Debbie Hill, Department of English and Department of World Languages,

Literatures, and Cultures

 

Justin Humphries, Department of Visual Arts and Department of Theatre Arts

 

Annette Spurling, A.A., Department of Communication Studies and

Department of Social Sciences

 

Amy Sue Franklin, B.S., Department of Religious Studies and Philosophy and

School of Performing and Visual Arts

 

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

Helen L. Tichenor, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

 

DIRECTOR OF CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AND LEARNING

Janet S. Land, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

 

FACULTY CHEMICAL HYGIENE ADVISOR

Venita Laverne Totten, B.A., Ph.D.

 

ARMY RESERVE OFFICERS TRAINING CORPS (ROTC)

Maj. Jackson T. Salter, Assistant Professor of Military Science

 

 

ASSOCIATE PROVOST FOR PROFESSIONAL AND GRADUATE STUDIES

Frances Bailey Burch, B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Provost for Professional and Graduate

Studies

Karen C. Ferree, A.A., Administrative Assistant to the Interim Associate Provost for

Professional and Graduate Studies

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL

TBA., Dean of the Graduate School

Laura R. Simmons, A.A., Office Manager

Laura Turner, Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the Graduate Shool

Kathi Simpson, Secretary of the Graduate School

 

GODBOLD SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Anthony I. Negbenebor, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Dean of the Godbold School of Business

R. Van Graham, B.A., J.D., Associate Dean of the Godbold School of Business

Natetsa Lawrence, B.A., M.B.A., Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Felice Policastro, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., Director of Graduate Programs in Business

 

SCHOOL OF DIVINITY

Robert W. Canoy, Sr., B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Dean of the Gardner-Webb University School

of Divinity

Gerald L. Keown, B.S., M.Div., Ph.D., Associate Dean of the Gardner-Webb University

School of Divinity

Selvia Brown, Administrative Assistant

Melissa Hollifield, Secretary to D.Min Program, Pittman Center for Congregational

Enrichment, and Ministerial Referral Services

Danny M. West, B.A., M.Div., Th.M., Ph.D., Director of the D. Min. Program

 

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

A. Douglas Eury, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.S., Ed.D., Dean, School of Education; Coordinator,

Ed.D. Program; Director, Center for Innovative Leadership Studies

Tina Earls, Administrative Assistant to the School of Education

Barbara Goodman, Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Sheila G. Ingle, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Chair, Elementary Education

David W. Shellman, B.S., MLH.D.L., Ed.S., Ed.D., Chair, Educational Leadership

Kelly Taylor, B.S., M.A., Chair, Middle Grades Education

 

SCHOOL OF NURSING

Rebecca Beck-Little, A.S.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Ph.D., Dean, School of Nursing

Mary A. Hodge, A.D.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Ph.D., Director, B.S.N., Programs

Linda M. Wines, B.S.N., M.S.N., Director, A.D.N. Program

Susan G. Jenkins, B.S., Coordinator of Undergraduate Records/Publications - School of

Nursing

Lugene Moore, Administrative Assistant

 

SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY AND COUNSELING

David M. Carscaddon, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Dean of the School of Psychology and

Counseling

Laura Williams Smith, A.A. B.A., M.Ed. Ph.D., Coordinator, School Counseling Program,

Boiling Springs Campus

Willie Fleming, B.A., M. A., Ph.D., Coordinator Mental Health and School Counseling

Programs, Statesville Campus

Shannon Warden, B.A., M. A., Ph.D., Coordinator Mental Health Program, Boiling Springs

Campus

Millie Lineberry, Administrative Assistant

 

ACADEMIC DEVELOPMENT

C. Douglas Bryan, B.A., B.S., M.A.R.E., G.S.R.E., Ph.D., Associate Provost for

Academic Development

Pat Graham, Office Manager

 

ACADEMIC ADVISING CENTER

Carmen Butler, B.S., M.A./Ed.S., Associate Dean of Undergraduate Academic

Advising

Andrew Bradshaw, B.S., M.A., Academic Advisor

Meredith Garrett, B.S., Student Success Specialist an Academic Advisor

Deidre Pettis, M.B.A., Academic Advisor

Kaye Schenk, B.S., M.B.A., Associate Dean of GOAL Academic Advising

Claire Torrence, B.A., M.Div., Academic Advising

 

FIRST YEAR PROGRAMS

Jessica Herndon, B.S., M.A., Director

Janet Holtsclaw, Secretary

 

HONORS PROGRAM

Thomas H. Jones, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Associate Dean of the Honors Program

 

LEARNING ENRICHMENT AND ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Bailey Holt Davis, B.A., M.A., Learning Enrichment and Assistance Program Director

 

NOEL PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Cheryl J. Potter, B.S., B.S.W., M.A./Ed.S., Associate Dean of the Noel Program

Cindy Rochester, B.A., M.A./Ed.S., Assistant Dean of the Noel Program

Freida Conner, A.A., Secretary

Sandy Hammett, B.S., M.A., Disability Specialist

Lauren Isom, B.S., Interpreter/Captionist

Stephanie Oliver, B.S., Interpreter/Captionist

Kim Sterious, B.A., Disability Specialist

Michelle Wallen, B.A., Disability Specialist

 

SERVICE LEARNING

Susan H. Manahan, B.S., M.S., Coordinator of Academic Service Learning

 

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

June H.Hobbs, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Director of Undergraduate Research

 

WRITING CENTER

Jennifer Buckner, B.A., M.A., Director of the Writing Center

 

LIBRARY

Mary D. Roby, B. Mus., M.L.S., Dean of Libraries

Karen F. Davis, A.A.S., Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Libraries

Mona Czarnecki, B.S., M.L.I.S., Associate Dean of Libraries

Mary S. Thompson, A.A., A.B., M.A., M.L.S., Public Services Librarian

Frank I. Newton, Jr., B.A., M.A., M.S.L.S., Cataloging Librarian

David C. Dunham, B.S., M.A., M.L.S., Reference Librarian

Natalie Edwards Bishop, B.A., M.L.S., Instruction Librarian

Laurie Baumgardner, B.S., M.L.S., Acquisitions Librarian

Daniel W. Jolley, B.A., M.A., Systems Manager

Steve Harrington, B.A., Circulation Manager

Denise B. McKee, Media Assistant

Becca Nunns, B.S., Circulation Assistant

J. Harrison Williams, B.A., M.A., Cataloging Assistant

Kevin Bridges, Interlibrary Loan Assistant

Robyn Gardner, Circulation Assistant

James D. Simmons, A.A. B.A., Periodicals Assistant

Lauren Heavner, B.A., Circulation Assistant

Misty West, B.S., Circulation Assistant

 

REGISTRAR

Lou Ann P. Scates, B.A., Registrar

Sherri D. Jackson, B.S., M.B.A., Associate Registrar

Stephen E. Sain, B.A., M.A., M.Div., Associate Registrar

TBA, Assistant Registrar

Pam Skinner, Assistant to the Registrar

Sonda M. Hamrick, Administrative Assistant

 

INSTITUTIONAL EFFECTIVENESS AND DISTANCE LEARNING

Jeffrey L. Tubbs, B.A., M.S., D.A., Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness and Distance Learning

Lisa G. Kindler, Administrative Assistant for Institutional Effectiveness and Distance Learning

 

COLLEGE OF ADULT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

GOAL ADMINISTRATION

Barbara G. Cox, B.S., M.P.A., Assistant Provost for Adult and Continuing Education

John Karriker, B.A., Ph.D., Associate Dean and Regional Director for Adult and Continuing Education

T. Eugene Carpenter, A.A., B.S., M.A., Ed.D., Associate Dean and Regional Director for Adult and Continuing Education

Elizabeth Pack, B.S., M.B.A., Assistant Dean and Regional Director for Adult and Continuing Education

Debra Bridges, B.S., Office Manager

 

PROGRAM COORDINATORS

R. Van Graham, B.A., J.D., Associate Dean, Director of Business Programs

Mary Alice Hodge, A.D.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Ph.D., Director of B.S.N. Programs

Ronald J. Williams, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Coordinator of Religious Studies and Multidisciplinary Degree Studies and Academic Advisor

Sharon Webb, B.S., Ed.S., Coordinator of Human Services Program

Robert Munoz, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Coordinator of Social Science Program

 

REGIONS

Piedmont Region:

GWU Statesville:

John Karriker, B.A., Ph.D., Associate Dean and Regional Director for Adult and

Continuing Education

Corwin M. Metcalf, B.A., M.B.A., J.D., Godbold School of Business Liaison

Ashley Skinner, B.S., Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean

Judy Erikson, Adminsrative Assistant

 

GWU Winston-Salem:

Corwin M. Metcalf, B.A., M.B.A., J.D., Godbold School of Business Liaison

Timothy Patrick, B.S., M.A., Ed.S., Criminal Justice Coordinator

 

Wilkes Center - Wilkes Community College

 

Surry Center - Surry Community College

 

Western Region:

 

GWU Hickory:

T. Eugene Carpenter, A.A., B.S., M.A., Ed.D., Associate Dean and Regional

Director for Adult and Continuing Education

Lance Foss, A.A., B.S., Criminal Justice Coordinator

 

Burke Center - Old Rock School, Valdese, NC

 

McDowell Center - McDowell Community College

 

Mayland Center - Mayland Community College

 

Central and Eastern Region:

 

GWU- Main Campus - Elizabeth Pack, B.S., M.B.A., Assistant Dean

 

GWU- Charlotte - Arrowridge Road

Robert Mellbye, M.B.A., D.H.A. (ABD) Associate Professor of Business Administration,

Operations Manager

Robert Spear, Ph.D., Professor of Accounting, Godbold School of Business

Liaison

Belinda McDonald, B.S., M.S., Evening Manager

 

Gaston Center - Gaston College, Gastonia

 

Isothermal Center - Isothermal Community College, Rutherfordton

 

Anson Center - Anson Community College, Polkton

 

Richmond Center - Richmond Community College, Hamlet

 

Montgomery Center - Montgomery Community College, Troy

 

Brunswick Center - Brunswick Community College, Supply

 

FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

Mike W. Hardin, B.S., M.B.A, Vice President for Administration

Lois M. Radford, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Administration

 

FINANCIAL AFFAIRS

Robin G. Hamrick, B.S., M.B.A., Assistant Vice President for Finance and Controller

Haley A. Kendrick, B.S., B.A., M.S., Assistant Controller

Rhonda W. Cromer, Accounts Payable Accountant

Linda H. Smith, A.A.S., Payroll Accountant

Roberta Parris, B.S., Senior Accountant

 

BUSINESS SERVICES AND AUXILIARY SERVICES

Jeffery S. Ingle, B.A., B.S., Assistant Vice President for Business

Becky Toney, Business Office Manager

Carolyn B. McSwain, A.A.S., Staff Accountant

Jennifer B. Bowen, Student Accounts Representative

Jessica Jones, B.A., Student Accounts Representative

Angie R. Bridges, A.A., Student Accounts Representative

R. Wayne Merritt, B.S., Campus Shop Manager

Cary Caldwell, B.A., M.B.A., Assistant Campus Shop Manager

Leslie Humphries, Textbook Manager

Jaime Bridges, B.S., Supplies/Merchandise Manager

Rachel Butler, Post Office Associate

Justin Bridges, B.S., Post Office Associate

Lowell Hamrick, Fleet Manager

 

HUMAN RESOURCES

W. Scott White, B.S., M.B.A., Director of Human Resources

Frances B. Sizemore, B.S., M.B.A., Associate Director of Human Resources

Donna S. Reynolds, A.A., Secretary

 

PLANT OPERATION ADMINISTRATION

Wayne E. Johnson, Jr., B.A., M.Ed., Associate Vice President for Operations

Ann W. Dellinger, Director of Facility Services

Rick W. Hollifield, Director of Facilities Maintenance

David S. Wacaster, B.M., Director of Facilities for Operation and Safety

Jamie Smith, A.A.S., Director of Grounds

Fannie Brooks, Housekeeping Supervisor

Jamee Miller, B.M., Facility Services Manager/ Telecommunications Manager

Brian Speer, B.S.,M.A., Office/Budget Manager for Plant Operations

 

FOOD SERVICE

Suzanne Glasscock, B.S., Director of Food Services

Linda C. Klos, B.A., Office Manager

 

TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

Joey Bridges, B.S., M.B.A., Associate Vice President for Technology Services

Donna Filer, B.S., Database Administrator

C. Scot Hull, A.A., B.A., Network Technician

Greg Humphries, B.S., Systems Analyst

Deidre C. Ledbetter, A.A.S., B.S., M.B.A., Assistant Vice President for Technology Services

Chris Logan, A.S., Computer/Network Technician

Cindy Moore, A.A., Operations Coordinator

Steven J. Peeler, B.A., Programmer/Analyst

Emily G. Robertson, B.A., M.A., Educational Technology Coordinator

Michael T. Schau, A.S., B.B.A., M.B.A., Systems Analyst/Programmer

Joshua Stroup, B.S., Network Administrator

Keith Thomas, A.A., Multimedia Support Technician

 

COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Ralph W. Dixon, Jr., B.S., Senior Vice President for Community Relations

Lisa G. Kindler, Administrative Assistant to the Senior Vice President for Community Relations

 

ADVANCEMENT

Monte K. Walker, B.S., Vice President for Advancement

M. Lynn Hicks, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Advancement

H. Woodrow Fish, B.S., M.Ed., Associate Vice President for Development and Athletic Development and Alumni Relations

Pamela Baxter, Assistant Vice President for Development

Sarah Currie, B.A., Director of the Bulldog Club

Meghan Dalton, B.S., Director of Alumni Affairs

Bradley Vaughn, B.A., B.S., Communications Coordinator for Alumni Affairs and Bulldog Club

Greg Poe, B.S., M.B.A., M.Div., Director of Planned Giving

Wilson Brooks, B.S., Director of Marketing

Will Mabry, B.S., Major Gift Officer

Sara L. McCall, B.A. M.B.A., Director of Advancement Services and Prospect Research

Rebecca Robbins, Associate Director of Advancement Services

Rebecca Gunn, B.A., M.F.A., Associate Director of Development

Matt Renfer, B.A., Web Developer/Copy Editor

Michael Wall, A.A.S., A.A.S., A.A.S., B.S., B.S., Web Developer

Noel T. Manning, II., B.A., Director of University Communications

Paul Foster, Assistant Director of University and Media Relations

Matt Walters, B.A., M.A., Staff Writer/ Copy Editor

Katie Lovelace, B.S., M.Div., Associate Director of Creative Services

Kathy E. Martin, A.A.S., Assistant Director of Graphic Design

Laura S. Mode, B.A., Graphic Designer

Ryan N. Gunter, A.A.S., B.A., Graphic Designer

Mark A. Houser, B.A., Media Convergence Specialist

 

RADIO STATION/WGWG 88.3

Jeff Powell, B.A., M.A., Operations Manager/Program Director for WGWG

Scott Kirkland, A.A., Production Supervisor

Helen Pack, Senior Radio Announcer/Board Operator

Ronaldo Denuna, Announcer/Board Operator

 

ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT

Debra Hintz, B.S., Vice President for Enrollment Management

Jennie A. Lamm, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Enrollment Management

Edward K. Phillips, B.S., M.B.A., Electronic Systems Analyst

Greg Humphries, B.S., Systems Analyst

 

UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS

Kristen L. Setzer, B.S., M.B.A., Associate Vice President for Undergraduate Admissions

Angela F. Sundell, B.S., Senior Associate Director of Admissions

Patricia L. Robbins, Office Manager

Kristen Poarch, B.S., Admissions Counselor

Miranda Hodge, B.S., Admissions Counselor

Shane McGrath, B.A., Admissions Counselor

Deborah Knupp, B.S., M.B.A., Admissions Counselor

Benjamin Perdue, B.A., Admissions Counselor

John Blalock, B.S., Assistant Director

Robin M. Worthy, B.S., M.P.A., Admissions Counselor

Anna Lancaster, A.A., Welcome Center Coordinator

Jessica Brock, B.S., Visit Coordinator for Undergraduate Admissions

Beth Davis, B.S., Data Coordinator

 

ADMISSIONS - GOAL PROGRAM

Stuart E. Spires, A.A., B.S., M.A.,Assistant Vice President for GOAL Admissions

Amanda K. Smith, B.S., Associate Director of GOAL Admissions

Sandy Bailes, B.S., Assistant Director of GOAL Admissions

Scott J. Bowen, B.A., M.S., GOAL Admissions Counselor

Audrey M. Sloan, B.A., Office Manager, GOAL Program

Margaret Harkness-Sherwood, A.A., B.A., Data Specialist

Drew Radford, B.S., Admissions Counselor

 

GRADUATE ADMISSIONS

Jeremy Fern, B.A., M.A., Assistant Vice President for Graduate Admissions

Claire Torrence, B.A., M. Div., Graduate Admissions Office Manager

Cheryl H. Hunt, Graduate Admissions Office Assistant

Kheresa W. Harmon, B.A., M.Div., Director of Admissions, School of Divinity

Amanda J. Chapman, B.A., M.B.A., Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

J. Lamont Reeves, B.S., M.Div./M.B.A., Director of Admissions, Graduate School

Mischia Taylor, B.S., M.B.A./M.B.A.+, Director of Admissions, Graduate School of Business

Christopher Newcomb, B.A., M.Div., Graduate Admissions Counselor

Brandon Beach, B.A., Graduate Admissions Counselor

 

FINANCIAL PLANNING

Summer G. Nance, B.S., Assistant Vice President of Financial Planning

Suzanne Bonner, B.S., Associate Director of Financial Planning

Shannon Pruett, A.A.S., B.S., Assistant Director of Financial Planning

Stephanie Baines, Assistant Director of Financial Planning

Kathy Bridges, Financial Planning Counselor

Kim Barnes, B.S., Financial Planning Office Manager

Cindy Clary, B.S., Financial Planning Counselor

TBA, Financial Planning Office Assistant

 

STUDENT DEVELOPMENT

Delores “Dee” Hunt, B.S., M.Ed., D.A., Vice President and Dean of Student Development

Vickie Webb-Morrison, A.A.S., Administrative Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Student Development

 

HOUSING AND RESIDENCE EDUCATION

Sherry Ingram, B.S., M.A., Director of Housing and Residence Education

Kristi Burch, B.S., M.A., Assistant Director of Student Conduct

Andrea Nolan, B.A., M.S., Assistant Director of Housing and Residence Education

Tyler Davis, B.S., Office Manager

 

COUNSELING SERVICES

Cindy Wallace, B.S., M.A., Director of Counseling/Career Services

Michael Taub, B.S., M.A./Ed.S., Counselor

Courtney Gantt, B.S., M.A./Ed.S., Counselor

Meagan Allen, B.A., M.Div., Coordinator of Career Services

Pat Graham, Office Manager

 

STUDENT ACTIVITIES, CAMPUS RECREATION, NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

Karissa L. Weir, A.S., B.S., M.A., Director of Student Activities, Campus Recreation and New Student Orientation

Kelly D. Brame, B.A., M.Div., Assistant Director of Student Activities

Brian Arnold, B.A., M. Div., Assistant Director of Student Activities

Stephanie Richey, B.S., Coordinator of Community Engagement

Haley Pond, B.S., Office Manager

 

STUDENT LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Lisa Yerrick, B.S., M.S., Director of Student Leadership Development

 

UNIVERSITY POLICE

Barry S. Johnson, B.S., Chief of University Police

Larry J. Thomas, B.A., Captain

Barry Lane, Lieutenant, University Police Officer

Nathan Clark, University Police Officer

Tabbatha Pearson, University Police Officer/Investigator

Kenneth Phelps, University Police Officer

Jose Lopez, University Police Officer

Teresa Harp, Office Manager

 

CHRISTIAN LIFE AND SERVICE

Tracy C. Jessup, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Vice President for Christian Life and Service; Senior Minister to the University

D. Neal Payne, B.A., M.Div., Associate Minister to the University for Student Ministries

Stacy D. Mahler, B.S., M.Div., Associate Minister to the University for Pastoral Care

Lisa Wimberly Allen, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Director of the Center for Christian Ethics and Leadership

Teresa M. Davis, Administrative Assistant to the Office of Christian Life and Service

 

ATHLETICS

Charles S. Burch, B.A., M.S., Vice President for Athletics

Alison A. Kernicky, A.A., Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Athletics

Pamela C. Scruggs, A.A., Associate Director of Athletics and SWA

Michael J. Roebuck, B.A., M.B.A., Assistant Director of Athletics for Academic Services

Stephen T. Dolan, B.S., M.A., Assistant Director of Athletics for NCAA Compliance

Mary Beth Hamrick, B.A., Compliance Coordinator

Marcus C. Rabb, B.S., M.A., Assistant Director of Athletics for Media Relations

Kevin Davis, B.A., M.A., Director of Sports Information

Ryan S. Bridges, B.A., M.A., Director of New Media

Jim Corn, A.B., Assistant Director of Athletics for Student-Athlete Enrichment and Head Women’s Tennis Coach

TBA, Facilities Coordinator

Ron Dickerson, Jr., B.S., Head Football Coach

Kurt Beathard, B.A., Assistant Football Coach

Travis Cunningham, B.S., Assistant Football Coach

Kyle Dickerson, B.S., M.Ed., Assistant Football Coach

Ron Dickerson, Sr., B.S., Assistant Football Coach

Robert J. Godinez, B.A., M.A., Assistant Football Coach

Alan Hensell, B.A., Assistant Football Coach

Anthony V. Pierce, B.A., M.A., Assistant Football Coach

James Seacord, III., B.S., Assistant Football Coach

Tucker T Tejkl, B.A., Assistant Football Coach

Patrick Coleman, B.S., Football Equipment Manager

TBA, Director of Football Operations

Christopher A. Holtmann, B.A., M.A., Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Jay McAuley, B.S., M.Ed., Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

Mike Netti, B.A., Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

Takayo Siddle, B.S., Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

Paul Hemrick, B.B.A., B.S., Director of Basketball Operations

Rick L. Reeves, B.S., M.Ed., Head Women’s Basketball Coach

LaToya D. Carter, B.S., Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

Krystal L. Evans, B.S., Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach

TBA, Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Logan T. Simpson, B.A., director of Women's Basketball Operations

J. Russell “Rusty” Stroupe, B.S., M.A., Head Baseball Coach

Kent Cox, B.A., M.A., Assistant Baseball Coach

Ray Greene, B.S., Assistant Baseball Coach

R. Anthony Setzer, B.S., M.A., Head Men’s Soccer Coach

J. Tyler Kettering, B.S., Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach

Kevin R. Mounce, B.S., Head Women’s Soccer Coach

Christy Rife, B.A., Women’s Soccer Assistant Coach

Daniel Elliott, B.S., M.A., Head Wrestling Coach

TBA, Assistant Wrestling Coach

Michael G. Griffith, B.A., Head Men’s Tennis Coach

Thomas L. Burton, Jr., B.S., Head Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach

Leo R. Sayles, B.A., Head Volleyball Coach

Bethany Martin, B.A., M.A., Assistant Volleyball Coach

Thomas L. Cole, III, B.S., M.S., Head Softball Coach

Stacie Reichert, B.S., M.S., Assistant Softball Coach

Diana Deal, B.S., M.A., Assistant Softball Coach

Brian D. Baker, B.A., Head Men’s and Women’s Track and Cross Country Coach

Mary Wood, B.A., M.A., Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track and Cross Country Coach

Andy Fryman, B.S., Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track and Cross Country Coach

Michael D. Simpson, B.S., Head Swimming Coach

TBA, Assistant Swimming Coach

TBA., Assistant Swimming Coach

Quadrian Banks, B.S., M.Ed., Director of Athletic Performance

Adam J. Biehl, B.S., M.S., Assistant Director of Athletic Performance

Andrew Day, B.A., Head Cheerleading Coach

Kevin T. Jones, A.B., M.A., Director of Athletic Training

Jon T. Mitchell, B.S., M.A., Service Program Director for Athletic Training

Daniele M. Albert, B.S., M.S., Assistant Athletic Trainer

Kathleen Ayotte, B.S., M.A., Assistant Athletic Trainer

William R. Harvard, B.S., Assistant Athletic Trainer

Stephenie Stark, B.S., Assistant Athletic Trainer

Justin Walker, B.S., M.S., Assistant Athletic Trainer