Faculty

ABBRUZZI, Steven J.

Associate Professor, Wellness

B.S., Springfield College

M.M.S., Nova Southeastern University

ABSHIER, Nancy

Associate Professor, Business and Technology

A.A., College of Central Florida

B.S., University of Florida

M.A., University of South Florida

ADAMS, Wendy M.

Associate Professor, Communications

A.A., Brevard Community College

B.A., University of Central Florida

M.L.A., University South Florida

ALLEN, Marta

Associate Professor, Nursing

B.S., University of Michigan

M.S., University of Delaware

ALLING, Melissa

Instructor, Communications

B.A., M.A., University South Florida

ANDERSON, Barbara

Professor, ADN Nursing

B.S.N., University of Central Florida

M.N., Louisiana State University

ANENE, Nnamid J.

Associate Professor, Social Sciences

B.S., M.S., University of Ibadan

Ph.D., Arizona State University

BAIRD, Marnie

Counselor/Associate Professor

A.S., St. Petersburg Junior College

A.A., Southeastern (Iowa) Area
Community College

B.A., Iowa Wesleyan College

M.A., University of South Florida

Advanced Study, University of South Florida

BERNHARDT, Jana J.

Professor, Academic Foundations

B.S., Purdue University

M.S., Indiana University

Advanced Study, University of South Florida

BLAKEMAN, Carol Ann

Professor, Nursing

A.A., Florida Community College at Jacksonville

B.S.N., University of South Florida

M.S.N., University of Florida

BRADSHAW, Susan

Librarian/Professor, Learning Resources Center

B.A., M.A., University of Connecticut

M.S., University of Illinois

BROWN Jr., Irvin

Professor, Psychology

A.B., Indiana University

Ph.D., Stanford University

BROWN, Kirby

Assistant Professor, Mathematics

M.A., Brooklyn College

M.A., Queens College

BUMBACH, Matthew B.

Assistant Professor, Music

B.S., Stetson University

M.A., University of South Florida

BURTON, Debra K.

Professor, Wellness and First Aid

B.A., Faith Christian University

B.S., Olivet Nazarene University

M.S., Illinois State University

M.A., Th.D., Faith Christian University

CAPPS, Kenneth B.

Associate Professor, Chemistry, and Department Chair

B.S., Wake Forest University

Ph.D., University of Miami

CENTI, Shemadar M.

Associate Professor, Health Sciences

B.S., University of East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center

M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Florida Registered Nurse

CHAMP, Karen

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

B.S., Ph.D., University of Florida

CLUTTER, Tyrus

Assistant Professor, Visual and Performing Arts

M.A., Bowling Green State University

COOPER, Ron L.

Professor, Philosophy and Humanities

B.A., The College of Charleston

M.A., University of South Carolina

M.Phil., Ph.D., Rutgers University

COOPER, Sandra L.

Associate Professor, Communications, and Department Chair

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

CORTES, Stephanie M.

Associate Professor, Health Sciences

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

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

COTSONIKA, Laurie

Instructor, Physical Science

B.S., University of Michigan

M.S., University of Florida

CURRIE, Brandy

Assistant Professor, Academic Foundations

A.S., Lake Sumter College

B.A., University of Florida

M.P.A., Saint Leo University

DARNELL, Jamey

Assistant Professor, Business and Technology

M.B.A., Thunderbird School of Global Management

Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

DEWLEN, Hope L.

Instructor, Mathematics

B.S., Lee University

M.S., Southeastern Missouri State University

DOSH, Shannon

Assistant Professor, Communications

A.A., Central Florida Community College

B.S., M.A., University South Florida

DOUGLASS, Sally

Professor, Business, Technology and
Workforce Learning

B.A., Clark University

M.A., Assumption College

DOWNER, Judith V.

Professor, Equine Studies

M.S., University of Kentucky

Ph.D., University of Delaware

DuMOND, Robert

Professor, Ornamental Horticulture

A.S., State University of New York

B.S., Cornell University

M.Ed., University of South Florida

DUNN, Jason

Assistant Professor, Communications

A.A., Hillsborough Community College

B.A., University South Florida

M.A., San Diego State University

Ph.D., University of California

EHRHARDT, Cynthia

Assistant Professor, Nursing

B.S., Boise State University

M.S., Valdosta State University

FAKHOURY, Jamal

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

Doctor of Chiropractic, Los Angeles College of Chiropractic

FREEMAN, Bertha

Senior Professor, Science

A.A., College of Central Florida

B.S., University of Florida

M.Ed., Stetson University

GARNER, Theresia

Associate Professor, Nursing

B.S., Coppin State University

M.S., University of Phoenix

GARRETT, Suzanne B.

Professor, Health Information Technology

B.A., University of Florida

B.S., University of Central Florida

M.S., Central Michigan University

GESNER, David E.

Assistant Professor, EMS, Health Sciences

A.A.S., Marshall University – West Virginia

B.S., Concord University – West Virginia

M.A., Marshall University – West Virginia

HAISTEN, Judy

Professor, Communications

B.A.E., University of North Florida

M.Ed., University of Florida

HARDGROVE, Connie

Assistant Professor, Accounting, Business and Technology

B.S., Miami University

M.B.A., Brenau University

HARRIS. Alberta

Assistant Professor, Humanities

A.S. Broone Community College, N.Y.

B.A., College at Oneonta State University, N.Y.

M.A., California State University

HIATT, Charles

Professor, Business and Technology

B.B.A, University of Michigan–Flint

M.A., Central Michigan University

HOESTEREY, Jane

Associate Professor, Health Sciences

B.A., Clarke College

M.S.N., University of Florida

HOOKER, Patricia “Patti”

Assistant Professor, Physical Therapist Assistant

A.S., College of Central Florida

B.S., Salisbury University

Certificate, APTA

HUNT, Donald R. “Don”

Professor, Mathematics

B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Mississippi State

INGRAM, Timothy

Associate Professor, Auto Body Repair

A.S.E. Certified

JAMIESON, Michael

Associate Professor, Mathematics

B.S., M.S., University of Illinois–Urbana/Champaign

Ph.D., University of Florida

JAYE, Harold S.

Professor, Philosophy, Humanities

B.A., University of Cincinnati

B.H.L., M.A.H.L., and D.D. (Hon.)
Hebrew Union College

Ph.D., Brandeis University

JENKINS, Andrew C.

Associate Professor, Communications

B.A., M.A., Texas A&M University

JONES, June B.

Associate Professor, Mathematics

B.A., M.A., University of Florida

Ph.D, University of Central Florida

JONES, Thelma M.

Assistant Professor, College Preparatory Reading, Academic Foundations

B.S., M.A., Nova Southeastern University

KIELTY, Lori S.

Professor, Computer Services, Microsoft Office XP Master

A.S., College of Central Florida

B.A., Saint Leo University

M.A., Ed.S., Ed.D., University of South Florida

KINNEY, Wendy L.

Assistant Professor, Health Sciences

Surgical Technologist Certification

KIRK, Richard F.

Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences

B.A., Saint Leo University

M.Ed., University of Florida

M.A., University of South Florida

M.A.R., Liberty University

KISVARSANYI, Erika G.

Associate Professor, Science

B.S., University of Missouri

M.S., University of Florida

LANZILLA, David J.

Associate Professor, Business and Technology

A.A., Raritan Valley Community College

B.S.C., University of Massachusetts

M.A., Regis University

LEINAS, Ina

Associate Professor, Health and Human Services

A.S. College of Central Florida

Certifications/Licenses: Paramedic, EMT, Florida State Firefighter I

LEONARD, Shirley

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

B.A., State University of New York — Oswego

D.V.M., North Carolina State University

LU, Min

Assistant Professor, Academic Foundations

B.A., Guizhou Normal University, China

M.A., University Central Florida

MacKENZIE, Stephen H.

Professor, Environmental Sciences

A.A., Polk Community College

A.S., College of Central Florida

B.S., M.A., M.P.H., University of South Florida

MAIER, Heidi F.

Associate Professor, Teacher Education

B.S., Cameron University

M.S., Ed.D., Ed.S., Nova Southeastern University

MANLEY, James M.

Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences

B.A., M.A., University of West Florida

Ph.D., University of Florida

MANLEY, Leann

Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

A.A., College of Central Florida

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

MANZIONE, Gianmarc

Assistant Professor, Communications

B.A., Manhattan College

M.F.A., The New School

MARINO, Rob

Assistant Professor, Communications

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

MARTIN, Angela

Assistant Professor, Health Science

B.S., Florida State University

M.S., Florida Atlantic University

MARTIN, Julio L.

Instructor, Physical Sciences

B.S., University Miami

M.S., University of Florida

MAYNE, Dewith

Instructor, Business and Technology

B.S., M.S., Northwestern Missouri State University

M.S., M.B.A., Saint Thomas University

McCAULEY, Jean-Marie

Professor, Physical Therapist Assistant Program, and Program Facilitator

B.A., Montclair State

Certificate, Physical Therapy, Columbia University

M.H.S.A., Medical University of South Carolina

McDONOUGH, Catherine

Associate Professor, Nursing, Health Sciences

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

McGINNES, Rodney

Associate Professor, Health Sciences and Program Facilitator

A.S., Santa Fe Community College

B.S., Illinois State University

MEIER, James E.

Associate Professor, Humanities

B.A., University of Toronto

M.A., Queens University

Ph.D., University of Florida

MILLEN, James W.

Professor, Biological Sciences

B.A., College of Idaho

M.S., University of Colorado

M.S., University of Detroit

Advanced Study, Eastern Michigan University

Sc.Ed.D., Curtin University, Perth, Australia

MILLET, Polly W.

Senior Professor, Nursing

B.S.N., Boston University

M.R.C., Bowling Green State University

M.S.N., University of South Florida

MINNERLY, Elizabeth

Librarian/Professor, Learning Resources Center

A.A., College of Central Florida

B.A., University of Central Florida

M.L.S., Florida State University

MORELOCK, Glenna

Professor, Wellness

B.S., Carson Newman College

M.S., University of Tennessee

NICELY, Pete

Associate Professor, Chemistry

Ph.D., Howard University

O'BRIEN, Robert

Assistant Professor, Theatre, Visual and Performing Arts

M.A., Western Illinois University

OLSEN, Scott A.

Professor, Philosophy/Humanities

B.A., University of Minnesota

M.A., London University

J.D., Ph.D., University of Florida

OLSON, Christine A.

Assistant Professor, Social Sciences, Education

A.A., B.B.A., M.Ed., American Intercontinental University
Ph.D., Capella University

OVERMIER, Douglas, D.A.

Associate Professor, Visual and Performing Arts

B.A., M.A., Ohio University

Doctorate, University North Carolina

PIDHERNEY, Marsha S.

Associate Professor, Equine Studies

B.S., M.S., Texas Women’s University

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

RADICE, Dennis L.

Assistant Professor, Adult Education

B.B.A., M.B.A., Ohio University

RAMSEY, Pressley Wayne

Associate Professor, EMT/Paramedic

A.S., College of Central Florida

RAWLS, Rhonda

Professor, Business and Technology

A.S., College of Central Florida

B.S., University of Alabama

M.A., University of South Florida

M.Ed., Florida Gulf Coast University

RILEY, Darrell G.

Associate Professor, Social Sciences

B.S., Missouri Western College

M.A., University of Missouri

RIVERS, Joann

Associate Professor, Health Sciences

B.S.N., M.S.N., Oakland University

ROBBINS, Kathleen M.

Assistant Professor, Teacher Education

B.S., Fitchburg State University

M.A., Cambridge College

ROBERTS, Thanease

Assistant Professor, Academic Foundations

B.S., Florida A&M University

M.S., Florida State University

ROE, James R.

Associate Professor, Mathematics, and Department Chair

B.S., Purdue University

M.S., Nova Southeastern University

ROSEN, Lee

Associate Professor, Social Sciences

B.S., Bowling Green State University

M.A., University South Florida

ROSSITER, Paul J.

Senior Professor, Automotive Mechanics

B.Ed., University of Hawaii

M.Ed., Miami University

Advanced Study, University of Cincinnati,
University of North Florida, University of
South Florida

Ph.D., Hamilton University

A.S.E. Master Certified

SALDORIGA, Miriam I.

Assistant Professor, Health Sciences

M.S., University of Phoenix

SANDS, Mae S.

Assistant Professor, Communications

B.A., Berea College

M.A., East Kentucky University

SATTERFIELD, Sarah

Professor, Music

B.M., Furman University

M.M., San Diego State University

Ph.D., University of Florida

SCHAEFFER, William A. “Bill”

Counselor/Professor/Department Chair, Workforce Development

B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College

M.S., University of West Florida

Advanced Study, University of Florida,
University of South Florida

SCHENK, Steve

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences

B.S., Duke University

M.S., Florida State University

SCHEPPERS, Jean M.

Associate Professor, Communications

B.A., M.S., University of Wisconsin

SMITH, Caroline Wahle

Professor, Paralegal Studies, and Coordinator

B.A., Florida State University

J.D., University of Florida

SMITH, Peter D.

Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences

B.A., University of Vermont

M.A., Goddard College

M.A., University of South Florida

Ph.D., Florida State University

SMITH, Richard “Scott”

Associate Professor, Mathematics

B.S., M.A.T., University of Florida

TAYLOR, Mark

Instructor, Physical Science

B.S., Mount Vernon Nazarene University

M.S., Wright State University

TEMPLE, Robert M.

Assistant Professor, Communications

B.S., University of Florida

M.A., Florida State University

THOMPSON, Andrew A.

Professor, Science

B.S., Michigan State University

M.S., Georgetown

D.C., Logan College of Chiropractic

THOMPSON, Jay

Assistant Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences

A.A., Pasco-Hernando Community College

B.A., M.A., University of South Florida

TICE, Connie

Senior Professor, Communications

B.A., M.A., Speech Communication, California
State University, Long Beach

M.A., Communication Disorders, California State University

Fullerton Certificate of Clinical Competence in
Speech/Language Pathology

TOWNS, Debora Riley

Associate Professor, Business and Technology

A.A., A.S., College of Central Florida

B.S., Saint Leo University

M.Ed., University of South Florida

VAN VOORHIS, Rana

Instructor, Biological Sciences

M.S., University of South Florida

VIVIANO, Tamara F. “Tammi”

Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Department Chair

B.A., University of Central Florida

M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

WANAMAKER, Wayne M.

Senior Professor, Mathematics

B.A., M.A., University of South Florida

WARNER, Eric

Associate Professor, Communications

B.S., Liberty University

M.A., State University of New York — Brockport

WEEKS, Pamela M.

Assistant Professor, Mathematics

B.S., University of Maine

B.S., M.S., Western Carolina University

WILLIAMS, Justin B.

Assistant Professor, Nursing

A.S., Georgia Perimeter College

B.A., B.S., Stetson University

M.S., University of Phoenix

WILSON, Karla B.

Associate Professor, Psychology

A.A., College of Central Florida

B.A., M.S., University of Central Florida

Advanced Study, University of Florida

WIRT, Michele B.

Associate Professor, Humanities

A.A., Santa Fe Community College

B.A., M.F.A., University of Florida

WITKOWICH, Lori

Assistant Professor, Academic Foundations

B.A., LaSalle University

M.S., University of Bridgeport

WOOD, Judith B.

Professor, Mathematics

B.S., Radford College

M.A.Ed., Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Ph.D., Purdue University

WRIGHT, Russell

Associate Professor, Business and Organizational Management

B.S., Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

M.S., Ph.D., Capella University

YATES, Evan

Assistant Professor, Mathematics

B.S., Central Washington University

M.S., Washington State University

ZACKE, Jerelyn

Assistant Professor, Health Science

B.S., St. Petersburg College

M.S., Nova Southeastern University

ZIESEMER, Thomas

Associate Professor, Criminal Justice

B.A. University Wisconsin

M.S., Capella University

J.D., William Howard Taft University

ZIMMERMAN, Joseph P.

Senior Professor, Communications

B.A., Kent State University

M.A., University of New Mexico