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Staff Directory


Team Leaders

Lian Lynch

Assistant Dean for Student Administration and Academic Affairs

David Shafer

Assistant Dean for Outreach and Recruitment

Savita Sharma

Assistant Dean for Operations, Fiscal Affairs, and IT

Rhonda Sutton

Assistant Dean for Professional Development

Associate Dean Emeritus

Michael Carter

Associate Dean Emeritus

Administrative Assistants


Katherine Dils

Admissions & International Clearance Processor

Hayley Hardenbrook

International Admissions & Recruitment Manager

Student Records / Academic Affairs

Annette Adkison

Liaison for College of Sciences, Design, Humanities and Social Sciences

Jennifer Beaman

Liaison for College of Engineering, Operations Research

Jordan Smith

Liaison for Agriculture & Life Sciences, Textiles, Veterinary Medicine

Stephen Synk

ETD Reviewer & Graduation Coordinator

Jessica Whittier

Liaison (Certificates) & Special Projects Coordinator

Jenni Wilson

Liaison for Education, Management, Natural Resources

Operations and Fiscal Affairs

Dare Cook

Graduate Student Support Plan Manager

Richard Corley

Graduate Appointments & Fellowships

Todd Marcks

Fellowships and Grants Administrator


Gregory Hedgepeth

Director of Marketing and Communications

Darren White

Digital Communications Manager

Professional Development

Morgan Dalman

Graduate Assistant for A2i

Shawana Hodge

Postdoc HR and Professional Development Support Specialist

Kelly Rownd

Director for Career Readiness

Graduate Fellowship Advising

Kristen Hetrick

Assistant Director, University Fellowship Office

Courtney Hughes

Director, University Fellowship Office

Information Technology


Graduate School Org Chart

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