Faculty and Staff Directory

Adjunct faculty not included. Date (in parenthesis) is year of initial appointment.

 

Office of the President

RICHARD JUSSEAUME, 330-490-7102
President (2001) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., University of Detroit; post-graduate work at Cornell and Kent State University
rjusseaume@walsh.edu

NANCY BLACKFORD
Academic Projects (2000) Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
nblackford@walsh.edu

CHRISTINE SCHEETZ, 330-490-7102
Office Manager and Administrative Assistant, President’s Office (2015)
cscheetz@walsh.edu

ANDREA SINGARELLA, 330-490-7567
Executive Assistant (2014) A.S., Fashion Institute of Technology; B.A., Bowling Green State University
asingarella@walsh.edu

MOLLY ROMANO, 330-490-7581
Coordinator of Public Events and Catholic Outreach
mromano@walsh.edu

DERRICK WYMAN, 330-350-2406
Director of Strategic Initiatives (2012) B.S. and M.B.A., Walsh University
dwyman@walsh.edu

Religious

BR. ERNEST PAQUET, F.I.C., 330-490-7229
epaquet@walsh.edu

BR. MARCEL SYLVESTRE, F.I.C., 330-490-7096
msylvestre@walsh.edu

Liturgical Services

PEDRO CHAVEZ, 330-244-4733
Coordinator of Music Ministry/Sacristan (2006) B.M.E., Mount Union College
pchavez@walsh.edu

Academic Affairs

DOUGLAS B. PALMER, 330-490-7123
Vice President for Academic Affairs (2005) B.A., University of North Carolina-Asheville; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., Ohio State University
dpalmer@walsh.edu

JEANNIE SMYTH, 330-490-7123
Academic Affairs Administrator (1999)
jsmyth@walsh.edu

LINDA BARCLAY, 330-490-7266
Dean of Graduate Affairs (1984) B.A., Syracuse, University; M.A., Walsh University; M.A. and Ph.D., Indiana University; Ph.D., The Union Institute and University
lbarclay@walsh.edu

RACHEL HAMMEL, 330-490-7452
Director of Grants and Sponsored Research (2013) B.A., M.P.A. and M.A., The University of Akron
rhammel@walsh.edu

ACADEMIC SERVICES

EDNA E. McCULLOH, 330-490-7191
Dean of Academic Services (1998) B.S., Aquinas College; M.A., Western Michigan University
emcculloh@walsh.edu

FRAN RABBITT, 330-490-4918
Administrative Assistant (2011)
frabbitt@walsh.edu

ACADEMIC ADVISORS

SETH HEPNER, 330-490-7455
Director of Professional Advising, Coordinator of Placement and Scheduling for Freshmen (2011) B.A., Wright State University; M.F.A., George Mason University
shepner@walsh.edu

PAMELA BICHSEL, 330-490-7591
Professional Advisor (2011) B.A., University of Akron; M.Ed., Kent State University
pbichsel@walsh.edu

CONNIE LEWIS, 330-490-7057
Professional Advisor (2006) B.A., M. Ed., Kent State University
clewis@walsh.edu

AMELIA OSTROWSKI, 330-490-7401
Professional Advisor (2016) B.S., Walsh University; M.A., University of Akron
aostrowski@walsh.edu

ELISE SCHAFER, 330-490-7591 ext. 2
Professional Advisor (2013) B.S., Walsh University
eschafer@walsh.edu

ATHLETIC ACADEMIC ADVISORS

MICHAEL BOLE, 330-490-7422
Athletic Academic Specialist
mbole@walsh.edu

JACK CARNEY, 330-490-7423
Athletic Academic Specialist
jcarney@walsh.edu

ACADEMIC SUPPORT CENTER

KATHLEEN BUTTERMORE, 330-490-7233
Director of Academic Achievement (1989) B.S., M.A., Bowling Green State University
kbuttermore@walsh.edu

MATTHEW MCLAIN, 330-490-7235
Office Manager (2012)
mmclain@walsh.edu

RYAN SWEET, 330-490-7234
Director of Academic Support Center (1998) B.A., M.A., Walsh University
rsweet@walsh.edu

ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

MEREDITH SODUK, 330-490-7529
Director of Accessibility Services (2014) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., Malone University
msoduk@walsh.edu

Office of Experiential Learning

RACHEL HOSLER, 330-244-4771
Assistant Dean of Experiential Learning (2007) B.S. and M.A., Walsh University
rhosler@walsh.edu

Career Center

ANDREW WEYAND, 330-490-7320
Director (2013) B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.S., Indiana State University
aweyand@walsh.edu

DAVID TIMBERLAKE, 330-490-7380
Assistant Director (2014) B.A. and M.A., The University of Akron
dtimberlake@walsh.edu

Global Learning

MICHAEL J.C. CINSON, 330-490-7090
Director of Global Learning (2007) B.S., Walsh University; M.S., University of Central Arkansas
mcinson@walsh.edu

NANCY GAFFGA, 330-490-7579
Administrative Assistant (2012) A.A., Bowling Green State University
ngaffga@walsh.edu

DANILO MORI, 330-490-7096
Rome Site Director (2007)
dmori@walsh.edu

ABIGAIL POESKE, 330-244-4771
Director of Student Life - Rome Campus (2016)
apoeske@walsh.edu

Service Learning

STACY GARDNER-BUCKSHAW, 330-244-4758
Director of Service Learning (2014) B.A., Muskingum College; M.P.A. and Ph.D., The University of Akron
sgbuckshaw@walsh.edu

Office of the Registrar

STACIE HERMAN, 330-490-7365
University Registrar (2015) B.A., Kent State University
sherman@walsh.edu

LAUREN MILLER, 330-490-7560
University Assistant Registrar (2016) B.A., Kent State University; M.B.A., Argosy University
lmiller@walsh.edu

JULIA LONGSTRETH, 330-490-7222
Registrar Office Assistant (2014)
jlongstreth@walsh.edu

MEGAN RICHARDSON, 330-490-7193
Registrar's Specialist (2015)
mrichardson@walsh.edu

First Year Experience

BRYAN BADAR, 330-490-7417
First Year Experience Director, Assistant Dean of Students (2004) B.A., M.A., Walsh University
bbadar@walsh.edu

MICHAEL A. MODARELLI, 330-244-4666
First Year Experience Director, Associate Professor of English (2010) B.A., University of Akron; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

Institutional Effectiveness

UTE LAHAIE, 330-490-7453
Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Professor of Languages (2012) M.A. and Ph.D., Justus-Liebig University
ulahaie@walsh.edu

The DeVille School of Business

CAROLE C. MOUNT, 330-490-7048
Dean for The DeVille School of Business (1987) B.S., The Ohio State University; M.A., M.B.A., and Ph.D., Kent State University
cmount@walsh.edu

MICHAEL A. PETROCHUK, 330-244-4764
Director of MBA Program, Associate Professor of Marketing and Health Care Management (2008) B.A. University of Akron, M.H.A., Xavier University, D.B.A., Cleveland State University; M.Div., Bexley Hall Episcopal Seminary
mpetrochuk@walsh.edu

KIMBERLY HEFFERNAN, 330-490-7512
Administrative Assistant, MBA Program, The DeVille School of Business (2014) B.A., Ohio University
kheffernan@walsh.edu

CHRISTINE STREB, 330-490-7139
Administrative Assistant (2013) A.S., The University of Akron
cstreb@walsh.edu

MICHELLE SPAIN, 330-244-4765
Director of the Center for Business Collaboration, Professional Associate Professor (2008) Ph.D., M.A., Columbia University
mspain@walsh.edu

PATRICIA BERG
Assistant Professor of Business (2013) B.A., Baldwin Wallace College; M.B.A., John Carroll University; D.B.A., Anderson University
pberg@walsh.edu

BRANKO BUCAR, 330-490-7557
Associate Professor of Business (2012) B.A. and M.S., University of Ljubljana; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
bbucar@walsh.edu

MIRI CHUNG
Assistant Professor of Marketing (2015) Ph.D., The University of Rhode Island
mchung@walsh.edu

STEVEN EDELSON, 330-490-7218
Associate Professor of Business (2010) B.A., Bishop’s University; M.S., Jönköping International Business School; Ph.D., Temple University
sedelson@walsh.edu

JOSEPH E. EZZIE, 330-490-7056
Professor, Undergraduate Business and Economics (1969) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., The Catholic University of America
jezzie@walsh.edu

LORA HARLEY, 330-490-7300
Professional Assistant Professor of Accounting (2016) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., Malone University
lharley@walsh.edu

STACY HILTERBRAND, 330-490-7386
Coordinator of Advancement and Assessment, The DeVille School of Business (2011) B.A., Kent State University; M.A., The University of Akron
shilterbrand@walsh.edu

PHILIP KIM, 330-244-4690
Associate Professor of Business (2010) Doctor of Science and M.S., Robert Morris University; B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
pkim@walsh.edu

RON MANSE, 330-490-7569
Executive in Residence (2012) B.A., Walsh University
rmanse@walsh.edu

CHRISTIAN (CHASE) SENK, 330-244-4932
Assistant Professor; Academic Administrator, DeVille School of Business Degree Completion Program (2010), J.D., M.B.A., University of Akron; B.A., Walsh University
csenk@walsh.edu

KAREN STOCK, 330-490-7166
Assistant Professor of Business (2010) B.S., Miami University; M.A., Walsh University; D.M., Case Western Reserve University
kstock@walsh.edu

JULIE SZENDREY, 330-490-7124
Professor of Business (2010) D.B.A., Anderson University; Falls School of Business; M.B.A. and BME, University of Dayton
jszendrey@walsh.edu

RAHMAT O. TAVALLALI, 330-490-7037
Professor of Business (1989) M.Ed. and Ed.D., The University of Akron
rtavallali@walsh.edu

BETH VAZZANO, 330-490-7049
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Business (1981) B.A., Walsh University; M.S., University of Virginia
bvazzano@walsh.edu

The Gary and Linda Byers School of Nursing

LINDA LINC, 330-490-7250
Dean, Gary and Linda Byers School of Nursing; Professor, Nursing (2006) B.S.N., M.S.N. and Ph.D., Kent State University
llinc@walsh.edu

MARIA PAPPAS-ROGICH, 330-490-7283
Director of Graduate Nursing Programs & Professor of Nursing (2010) B.S.N., Boston University; M.N., Emory University; Dr.P.H., University of Pittsburgh
mpappas@walsh.edu

LISA SANCHEZ, 330-490-7251
Administrative Assistant (2015)
lsanchez@walsh.edu

SHARON BLACK, 330-244-4779
Professor & Director of Nursing Research (2008) B.S.N., Kent State University; M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Kansas, JD University of Akron
sblack@walsh.edu

CYNTHIA BAKER, 330-490-7237
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing (2010) B.S.N., Bowling Green State University; M.S.N., Walden University
ccramer@walsh.edu

MARY COOK, 330-490-7251
Associate Professor (2013) B.S.N and M.S.N., The University of Akron; D.N.P., Walsh University
mcook@walsh.edu

LORETTA CREAGER, 330-490-4929
Director of Clinical and Laboratory Experiences (2013) B.S.N. Chamberlain University; M.S. Walden University,
lcreager@walsh.edu

TAMMIE DAVIS, 330-244-4695
Clinical Associate Professor, (2006) B.S.N., Walsh University; M.S.N., University of Akron
tdavis@walsh.edu

NANCY DEMETRO, 330-244-4765
Clinical Assistant Professor, (2007) B.S.N., Walsh University; M.S.N., Malone College
ndemetro@walsh.edu

PATRICIA DONALDSON, 330-244-4957
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing (2010) B.S.N., Malone College; M.S.N., The University of Phoenix
pdonaldson@walsh.edu

JANET FINNERAN
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nursing (2013) B.S.N., The University of Akron; M.S.N, Malone University
jfinneran@walsh.edu

PATRICIA FLANAGAN, 330-244-4967
Clinical Assistant Professor (2011) B.S.N. Ashland University; M.S.N., Kent State University
pflanagan@walsh.edu

KAREN GEHRLING, 330-244-4659
Professor of Nursing (2010) B.S., Ohio University; M.S., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
kgehrling@walsh.edu

TRACEY HERSTICH, 330-490-7101
Clinical Assistant Professor (2016) R.N., The Christ Hospital School of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Cincinnati; M.S.N., University of Akron; D.N.P., Walsh University
therstich@walsh.edu

JOANNE KRAMER, 330-490-7009
Project Coordinator - Byers School of Nursing (2015)
jkramer@walsh.edu

JUDY KREYE, 330-244-4757
Director of Clinical Education & Associate Professor, Nursing (2007) B.S.N., Kent State University; Nurse Midwifery Certificate, Case Western Reserve University; M.S.N., Medical College of Virginia; Ph.D., Capella University
jkreye@walsh.edu

LAWRENCE MUSTAFAGA, 330-490-7208
Associate Professor, Nursing & Director of RN Completion Programs (1991) B.S.N., Bowling Green State University; M.S., University of Michigan
lmustafaga@walsh.edu

ANDREA PRICE, 330-490-7192
Clinical Associate Professor, Nursing (2009) B.S.N., Youngstown State University; M.S.N., Robert Morris University
aowens@walsh.edu

SHERRIE UNDERWOOD, 330-490-7243
Director of the Accelerated BSN Program, Clinical Associate Professor, Nursing (1995) B.S.N., University of Akron; M.S.N., Aurora University; C.N.S., State of Ohio
sunderwood@walsh.edu

KAREN WAJDA, 330-490-7343
Clinical Assistant Professor (2013) B.S.N., Kent State University; M.S.N., Walden University
kwajda@walsh.edu

ZANA ZAWAHRI
Clinical Site Coordinator (2016) 
zzawahri@walsh.edu

School of Arts and Sciences

MICHAEL J. DUNPHY, 330-490-7201
Interim Dean, School of Arts and Sciences; Professor, Biochemistry (1981) B.S. Walsh University; M.S., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., The University of Akron
mdunphy@walsh.edu

Division of Fine and Performing Arts

BRITT COOPER, 330-244-4773
Chair of Fine and Performing Arts Division; Associate Professor, Music (2008) M.M., University of Alabama; D.A., University of South Carolina
bcooper@walsh.edu

DIANE BELFIGLIO
Assistant Professor and Studio Coordinator (2013) B.F.A., The Ohio State University; M.F.A., Syracuse University
dbelfiglio@walsh.edu

KATHERINE BROWN, 330-490-7509
Associate Professor of Museum Studies and Art History/Director of Museum Studies (2011) B.A., Florida State University; M.A. and Ph.D., Indiana University
ktbrown@walsh.edu

JENNIFER D'AGOSTINO, 330-490-7549
Assistant Professor of Music and Voice (2015) B.M.,Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory of Music; M.M., University of Tennessee-Knoxville; D.M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison,
jdagostino@walsh.edu

ANN HAINES, 330-244-4667
Hoover Historical Center Operations Coordinator (2004)
ahaines@walsh.edu

LISA MADAFFER, 330-490-7511
Staff Accompanist and Assistant for Fine & Performing Arts (2011)
lmadaffer@walsh.edu

MEGAN PELLEGRINO, 330-244-4960
Curator and Museum Studies Academic Coordinator, Hoover Historical Center (2008) B.A. and M.A.T., Miami University
mpellegrino@walsh.edu

JOHN RIVERS, 330-490-7505
Band Director (2016) 
jrivers@walsh.edu

DIVISION OF HUMANITIES

BRADLEY BEACH, 330-244-4732
Chair, Division of Humanities; Associate Professor, Philosophy (2006) B.A., Houghton College, M.A., Trinity Divinity School, Ph.D. Syracuse University
bbeach@walsh.edu

KOOP BERRY, 330-490-7058
Professor, Government and Foreign Affairs (1993) B.A. and M.A., Marshall University; Ph.D., Miami University
kberry@walsh.edu

WILL COOLEY, 330-490-4774
Associate Professor, History (2008) B.A., Hamline University; Ph.D., University of Illinois
wcooley@walsh.edu

WILLIAM DAVIS, 330-244-4770
Associate Professor, Government and Foreign Affairs (2008) B.A., University of the State of New York, Regents College; M.L.A. Harvard University, M.S. Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University
wdavis@walsh.edu

CHAD T. GERBER, 330-244-4737
Assistant Professor, Theology (2008) B.A., Ashland University; M.A., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., Oxford University
cgerber@walsh.edu

ANDREW KIM, 330-244-4748
Assistant Professor, Theology (2012) B.S., The University of La Verne; M.A., Union Theological Seminary; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America
akim@walsh.edu

RACHEL CONSTANCE LITTLETON, 330-490-7558
Assistant Professor of History (2012) B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.A., University of Toledo; Ph.D., Northern Arizona University
rconstance@walsh.edu

REV. JOHN PATRICK MANNING JR., 330-244-4922
Associate Professor, Theology (2009). B.A., Athenaeum of Ohio; S.T.B., Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas in Urbe (Rome); M.A., Pontifical Gregorian University (Rome); M.Ed., Boston College; Ph.D., Duquesne University
pmanning@walsh.edu

KELLY MEZUREK, 330-244-4772
Associate Professor of History (2008) B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
kselby@walsh.edu

DEBRA PHILLIPS, 330-490-7032
Administrative Assistant (2004)
dphillips@walsh.edu

REV. DANIEL M. ROGICH, 330-324-6322
Special Faculty Status, Graduate Theology Program (2011) B.A., Franciscan University (Steubenville); M.Div., St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary; L.Th., Belgrade University; Ph.D., Duquesne University
rogich3@gmail.com

CHRIS SEEMAN, 330-244-4665
Graduate Program Director; Associate Professor, Theology (2011) B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., Graduate Theological Union; Ph.D., University of California (Berkeley)
cseeman@walsh.edu

RABBI JOHN SPITZER, 330-244-4734
Director of The Jewish-Catholic Institute, Wilkof Jewish Studies Project (1995) B.A., Washington University; Bachelor of Hebrew Letters and M.A., Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion; D.Min., Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
jspitzer@walsh.edu

H. CARL TAYLOR
Assistant Professor, Government and Foreign Affairs (2011) B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College; M.P.A. and M.A., West Virginia University; A.B.D., West Virginia University
ctaylor@walsh.edu

JOSEPH A. TORMA, 330-490-7052
Professor, Theology (1983) B.A., Gannon College; M.A., University of Detroit; Ph.D., University of Ottawa
jtorma@walsh.edu

JOHN G. TRAPANI, Jr., 330-490-7042
Professor, Philosophy (1974) B.A., Boston College; Ph.D., St. John’s University
jtrapani@walsh.edu

JOSEPH VINCENZO, 330-490-7046
Professor, Philosophy (1987) B.A. and M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
jvincenzo@walsh.edu

DONALD L. WALLENFANG, 330-244-4930
Assistant Professor, Theology (2011) B.M. Western Michigan University; M.T.S., St. Norbert College; Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago
dwallenfang@walsh.edu

LESLIE M. WHETSTINE, 330-244-4697
Associate Professor, Philosophy (2007) B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., Duquesne University
lwhetstine@walsh.edu

DIVISION OF LITERATURE, LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION

MARK C. ROGERS, 330-490-7154
Chair of Literature, Language and Communication Division; Professor, Communication (1997) B.A., M.A., and Ph.D., University of Michigan
mrogers@walsh.edu

DEBRA PHILLIPS, 330-490-7032
Administrative Assistant (2004)
dphillips@walsh.edu

JORGE J. BARRUETO, 330-490-7232
Professor, Spanish (2002) B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Ball State University; M.A., SUNY/Binghamton; Ph.D., SUNY/Albany
jbarrueto@walsh.edu

CAMELLY CRUZ-MARTES, 330-244-4672
Associate Professor (2007) B.S., University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts.
ccruzmartes@walsh.edu

CAROLYN EMBREE, 330-244-4755
Director of General Education Program, Professional Associate Professor of English (2007) B.A., Sam Houston University; M.A., Sam Houston University
cembree@walsh.edu

AMANDA GRADISEK, 330-490-7128
Coordinator of Freshman Composition; Associate Professor of English (2013) Ph.D., University of Arizona
mgradisek@walsh.edu

MARY GIFFIN, 330-244-4688
Associate Professor of English (2006) A.B, Mount Holyoke; M.A., University of Toronto; M.A.T.E.S.L., St. Michael’s College; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
mgiffin@walsh.edu

TY HAWKINS, 330-244-4689
Director of Honors Program; Associate Professor of English (2011) B.A., Westminster College; M.A. and Ph.D., Saint Louis University 
thawkins@walsh.edu

LEE HORRISBERGER, 330-490-7040
Professional Associate Professor, Communication (2000) B.A., The Ohio State University; M.A., The University of Akron
lhorrisberger@walsh.edu

JOHN M. KANDL, 330-490-7127
Professor, English; (1995) B.A., Florida International University; M.A., Syracuse University; M. Phil. and Ph.D., New York University
jkandl@walsh.edu

CHRISTOPHER MELLINGER, 330-490-7405
Assistant Professor, Spanish (2014) B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University
cmellinger@walsh.edu

MICHAEL A. MODARELLI, 330-244-4666
Associate Professor of English (2010) B.A., University of Akron; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
mmodarelli@walsh.edu

JAMES PARRAMORE, 330-244-4941
Professional Associate Professor of Communication (2010) B.S., M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of Iowa
jparramore@walsh.edu

THEO PLOTHE
Assistant Professor of Digital Media (2016) B.A., Ball State University; M.A., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., American University
tplothe@walsh.edu

LEWIS P. PORTER, 330-490-7267
Associate Professor, Foreign Languages (1985) B.A., Malone College; M.A. and Ph.D., Kent State University
lporter@walsh.edu

RONALD F. SCOTT, 330-490-7031
Professor, English (2002) B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Oregon State University; Ph.D., University of Arizona
rscott@walsh.edu

JENNIFER VOKOUN, 330-490-7090
Assistant Professor of Graphic Design (2012) B.F.A., Columbus College of Art and Design; M.A., Ursuline College; M.F.A., Kent State University
jvokoun@walsh.edu

ANNE-KATHRIN WIELGOSZ, 330-490-7129
Associate Professor, English and German (1995) M.A., University of Münster; Ph.D., Ball State University
awielgosz@walsh.edu

DIVISION OF MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCES

JACQUELINE NOVAK, 330-490-7319
Chair, Division of Mathematics and Sciences; Professor, Biology (2005) B.S., Walsh University; M.S. The University of Akron; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
jnovak@walsh.edu

NANCY PETERS, 330-244-4652
Administrative Assistant (2011)
npeters@walsh.edu

KAI BRUNKALLA, 330-490-7240
Associate Professor of Mathematics (2001) M.S., University of Trier; M.A. and Ph.D., Kent State University
kbrunkalla@walsh.edu

ANN M. CAPLEA, 330-490-7203
Director & Associate Professor, Human Anatomy (1992) A.S., University of Cincinnati; B.S. and M.S., The University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University
acaplea@walsh.edu

JENNIFER A. CLEVINGER, 330-490-7331
Professor, Biology (2005) B.A., Hiram College; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
jclevinger@walsh.edu

THOMAS M. FREELAND, 330-490-7228
Professor, Biology (1995) B.S., West Liberty State College; M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D., West Virginia University School of Medicine
tfreeland@walsh.edu

BRIAN GREENWELL, 330-490-7282
Vice President for Administration and Chief Information Officer; Assistant Professor of Computer Science (2009) B.S., Florida Institute of Technology; M.S., Toledo University
bgreenwell@walsh.edu

STEVEN HARRIS, 330-490-7090
Professional Instructor of Mathematics (2011) B.S., Walsh University; M.Ed., University of Pittsburgh
sharris@walsh.edu

AMY J. HESTON, 330-244-4671
Professor, Chemistry (2006) B.S., Kent State University; Ph.D., The University of Akron
aheston@walsh.edu

STEPHEN HOEPRICH, 330-244-4652
Assistant Professor of Chemistry (2008) B.S., Walsh University; Ph.D. Purdue University
shoeprich@walsh.edu

DUSTIN JENKINS
Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry (2016) B.S., Western Kentucky University; M.A. and Ph.D., Princeton University
djenkins@walsh.edu

JAMES J. JERKOFSKY, 330-490-7207
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science; Director of Computer Science (1990) B.A. and M.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Kent State University
jjerkofsky@walsh.edu

WEIPING LI, 330-490-7255
Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science (2001) B.S. and M.S., East China Normal University; Ph.D., University of Virginia
wli@walsh.edu

THOMAS Y. LING, 330-490-7230
Associate Professor, Mathematics (1966) B.S., Davis and Elkins College; M.A., Kent State University
tling@walsh.edu

JOSEPH LUPICA, 330-490-7523
Assistant Professor of Chemistry (2011) B.A., Kent State University; B.S. and Ph.D., Cleveland State University
jlupica@walsh.edu

NISREEN A. NUSAIR, 330-244-4664
Associate Professor of Chemistry (2007) B.A., Jordan University of Science & Technology; Ph.D., Miami University;
nnusair@walsh.edu

MICHAEL SARVER, 330-244-4696
Associate Professor of Mathematics (2013) B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
msarver@walsh.edu

PETER TANDLER, 330-490-7392
Associate Professor, Chemistry (2006) B.S., Ohio University; Ph.D., Ohio University
ptandler@walsh.edu

ADAM UNDERWOOD, 330-4244-4776
Associate Professor, Physiology (2008) B.S., Walsh University; M.S., University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University
aunderwood@walsh.edu

DARLENE WALRO, 330-490-7202
Professor, Microbiology (1997) B.S., M.S. and Ph.D., Ohio University 
dwalro@walsh.edu

NEIL G. WALSH, 330-490-7200
Associate Professor, Chemistry (2000) B.S., Walsh College; Ph.D., The University of Akron
nwalsh@walsh.edu

GENERAL EDUCATION

CAROLYN EMBREE, 330-244-4755
Director of General Education Program, Associate Professor of English (2007) B.A., Sam Houston University; M.A., Sam Houston University
cembree@walsh.edu

HONORS PROGRAM

TY HAWKINS, 330-244-4689
Director of Honors Program, Associate Professor of English (2011) B.A., Westminster College; M.A. and Ph.D., Saint Louis University 
thawkins@walsh.edu

School of Behavioral and Health Sciences

PAMELA D. RITZLINE, 330-490-7446
Dean, School of Behavioral and Health Sciences; Professor, Physical Therapy (2014) MSPT and EdD, Indiana University
pritzline@walsh.edu

PENELOPE (PENNY) A. BOVE, 330-490-7257
Associate Dean, School of Behavioral and Health Sciences; Professor, Sociology (1982) B.A., Brooklyn College; M.S., Long Island University; M.A., Walsh University; Ph.D., Kent State University
pbove@walsh.edu

PATRICIA CRUM, 330-490-7286
Office Manager, School of Behavioral and Health Sciences (2002) B.F.A., Bowling Green State University
pcrum@walsh.edu

Counseling and Human Development Program

RUTHANN ANDERSON, 330-490-7264
Program Director, Counseling and Human Development Graduate Studies; Associate Professor, Counseling and Human Development (2009) B.S., Ohio University; M.S., University of Dayton; Ph.D., Ohio University
randerson@walsh.edu

CINNAMON TRAUGOTT, 330-490-7211
Administrative Assistant, Counseling and Human Development (2015)
cwild@walsh.edu

SABINA ALASTI-WARD, 330-244-4956
Clinical Assistant Professor of Counseling and Clinical Director of the Herttna Counseling Lab Center (2016) B.A., M.A. and M.Ed., Kent State University
salastiward@walsh.edu

HENRIQUE de GODOY ALVIM, 330-490-7426
Assistant Professor, Counseling and Human Development (2014) Bachelor in Juridical Sciences, Law School, Universidade Metodista de Piracicaba, Brazil; M.S.Ed., Youngstown State University; Ph.D. (Cand.) Kent State University
halvim@walsh.edu

AZRA KARAJIC SIWIEC, 330-490-7268
Associate Professor, Counseling and Human Development (2008) B.A., Youngstown State University; M.S.Ed., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
akarajicsiwiec@walsh.edu

LIZ MACRIS, 330-490-7248
Fr. Matthew Herttna Counseling Center Receptionist/Administrative Assistant (2015) B.A., Malone University
lmacris@walsh.edu

TIFFANY PEETS, 330-490-7276
Assistant Professor, Counseling and Human Development (2013) B.A., Viterbo University; M.A., The University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University
tpeets@walsh.edu

CARRIE VANMETER, 330-490-7265
Associate Professor, Counseling and Human Development (2010); B.S. and M.A., Heidelberg College; Ph.D., University of Toledo
cvanmeter@walsh.edu

Exercise Science Program

DANIEL T. McCALLION, 330-490-7014
Professional Associate Professor; Physical Education & Exercise Science (1977) B.S. and M.Ed., The University of Akron
dmccallion@walsh.edu

KEITH BURNS, 330-490-7606
Assistant Professor, Exercise Science (2016) B.A., Malone University; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Kent State University
kburns@walsh.edu

THEODORE J. SPATKOWSKI, 330-490-7358
Professor, Physical Education & Exercise Science (2003) B.S., Central Connecticut State University; M.S., Eastern Kentucky University; Ed.D., University of North Carolina
tspatkowski@walsh.edu

Occupational Therapy Program

STEPHANIE BACHMAN, 330-490-7522
Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Sciences (2014) B.S.O.T., Xavier University; O.T.D., Rocky Mount University of Health Professions
sbachman@walsh.edu

MARY JO MCGUIRE, 330-490-7410
Occupational Therapy Program Academic Coordinator (2016) B.S., The Ohio State University; M.S., State University of New York at Buffalo
mmcguire@walsh.edu

Physical Therapy Program

JAIME PAZ, 330-244-4760
Program Director and Professor, Physical Therapy (2008) B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., Institute of Health Professions at Massachusetts General Hospital; D.P.T.; School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Northeastern University
jpaz@walsh.edu

ANN M. CAPLEA, 330-490-7203
Director & Associate Professor, Human Anatomy (1992) A.S., University of Cincinnati; B.S. and M.S., The University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University
acaplea@walsh.edu

MEGAN DONALDSON, 330-490-7224
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy (2008) B.S., M.S., D’Youville College; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University
mdonaldson@walsh.edu

AMY HASSEN, 330-244-4736
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy (2012) B.S., Ohio University; D.P.T., University of St. Augustine
ahassen@walsh.edu

CHRISTINE McCALLUM, 330-490-7252
Director of Clinical Education, Physical Therapy; Professor (1999) B.S., Ohio University; M.S.Ed. and Ph.D., The University of Akron
cmccallum@walsh.edu

LEIGH MURRAY, 330-490-7259
Professor, Physical Therapy (2006) B.S., Methodist College; B.S.P.T., Winston-Salem State University; M.A. and Ph.D, Kent State University
lmurray@walsh.edu

ROBERT PHILLIPS, 330-490-7354
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy (2014) Ph.D., Kent State University
rphillips@walsh.edu

MARK WILHELM, 330-244-4747
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy (2016) B.S., The University of Akron; D.P.T., Walsh University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University Heath Sciences Center
mwilhelm@walsh.edu

Psychology Program

JO ANNA KELLY, 330-244-4691
Program Director, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Professor, Sociology (2006) B.A. University of Akron; M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
jkelly@walsh.edu

LISA MCLAUGHLIN, 330-490-7362
Administrative Assistant (2010) B.A., Kent State University
lmclaughlin@walsh.edu

MELISA BARDEN, 330-490-7256
Associate Professor, Psychology (2010) B.S., Niagara University; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington
mbarden@walsh.edu

ROBERT (BOB) A. HUMPHRIES, 330-490-7215
Associate Professor, Psychology (1999) B.A. and M.A., Walsh University; Ph.D., The University of Akron
bhumphries@walsh.edu

KIMBERLY METZ, 330-490-7231
Professor, Psychology (2005) B.A., Ohio University; M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., Ohio University
kmetz@walsh.edu

NINA RYTWINSKI, 330-490-7611
Assistant Professor of Psychology (2015) B.A., Queen's University; M.A. and Ph.D., Kent State University
nrytwinski@walsh.edu

JOSEPH WAYAND, 330-244-4769
Associate Professor of Psychology (2008) B.A., University of Akron; M.A. and Ph.D. Kent State University
jwayand@walsh.edu

Sociology Program

JO ANNA KELLY, 330-244-4691
Program Director, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Professor, Sociology (2006) B.A. University of Akron; M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
jkelly@walsh.edu

LISA MCLAUGHLIN, 330-490-7362
Administrative Assistant (2010) B.A., Kent State University
lmclaughlin@walsh.edu

MICHELLE BEMILLER, 330-490-7504
Associate Professor, Sociology (2011) B.S., University of Akron; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., University of Akron
mbemiller@walsh.edu

LACI FIALA, 330-490-7356
Associate Professor, Sociology (2009) B.S., Northwest Missouri State University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
lfiala@walsh.edu

ALYSON HOLLAND, 330-490-7369
Director of Internships (2012) B.A.., Walsh University; M.A., Malone University
aholland@walsh.edu

NIRMAL NIROULA, 330-490-7506
Assistant Professor, Sociology (2013) B.S. and M.S., Tribhuwan University; M.A., The University of Akron; Ph.D., University of Kentucky
nniroula@walsh.edu

Division of Education

JEAN A. DEFAZIO, 330-490-7332
Chair of Division, Professor, Intervention Specialist Education; Co-Director, Urban Outreach Program (1986) B.A., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.A. and Ph.D., Kent State University
jdefazio@walsh.edu

GARY D. JACOBS, 330-490-7336
Vice Chair, Division of Education; Professor, Intervention Specialist Education (2000) B.S. Ed., Kent State University; M.A., Antioch University; Ph.D., Ohio State University
gjacobs@walsh.edu

ALAN DIGIANANTONIO, 330-244-4777
Director, Graduate Education; Professor, Graduate Education (2001) B.A., Walsh College; M.Ed., University of Akron; Ed.D., University of Akron
adigianantonio@walsh.edu

AUDREY DAVIS, 330-490-7419
Administrative Assistant (2013)
adavis@walsh.edu

LISA BAYLOR, 330-490-7164
Assistant Professor of Education (2011) B.A., Walsh University, M.A., Marygrove College; Ph.D., Walden University
lbaylor@walsh.edu

DAVID BROBECK, 330-490-7385
Associate Professor, Graduate Education (2010) B.A., California Lutheran University, M.Ed. and Ph.D., Kent State University
dbrobeck@walsh.edu

MARIETTA DAULTON, 330-490-7216
Professor, Graduate Education (2004) B.S., Morehead State University; M.S. and Ed.D., University of Kentucky
mdaulton@walsh.edu

AIMEE EK, 330-244-4928
Coordinator of Licensure (2006) 
aek@walsh.edu 

PATTY GARBER, 330-490-7189
Hoover Historical Center Rep., Education Clerical Assist. (2004)
pgarber@walsh.edu

JENNIFER GREEN, 330-490-7427
Visiting Professional Assistant Professor (2013) B.A. and M.S., University of Akron
jgreen@walsh.edu

CINDA HAROLD, 330-244-4699
Professional Associate Professor, Generalist (2006) B.S., Ashland College; M.S., University of Akron
charold@walsh.edu

EUGENIA JOHNSON-WHITT, 330-490-7357
Assistant Professor of Education (2015) B.S. Central State University;  M.A. Cleveland State University; Ph.D., The University of Akron
ewhitt@walsh.edu

MICHELLE L. LENARZ, 330-490-7328
Professor, Middle Childhood and Reading Education (2001) B.A., Miami University; M.A. and Ph.D., The University of Akron.
mlenarz@walsh.edu

CARRILYN LONG, 330-490-7421
Coordinator of Field and Clinical Placement (2015)
clong@walsh.edu 

BETTY MARKO, 330-244-4730
Professional Associate Professor, Intervention Specialist (2006) B.S., Baldwin-Wallace College; M.S. & Ed.S,. Kent State University
bmarko@walsh.edu

CHRISTINE McKEON, 330-490-7335
Professor, Middle Childhood and Reading Education (1978) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., The University of Akron; Ph.D., Kent State University
cmckeon@walsh.edu

JACQUELINE M. MUMFORD, 330-490-7376
Professor, Graduate Education (2007) B.A., Purdue University; M.S.Ed., Purdue Calumet; Ph.D., Purdue University
jmumford@walsh.edu

CAROL F. SANDBRINK
Special Faculty Status, Coordinator Kisubi MAED Program (1979) B.S., Capital University; M.S. and Ph.D., The University of Akron
csandbrink@walsh.edu

CONSTANCE (ARGENTO) SMITH, 330-490-7212
Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education, Coordinator, Urban Outreach Program, (2008) B.S., Kent State University; M.Ed., and M.Admin., Ashland University; Ed.D., Capella University
csmith@walsh.edu

JENNIFER WEBB, 330-490-7277
Visiting Professional Assistant Professor of Education (2011) B.S., Purdue University; M.S., Valparaiso University
jwebb@walsh.edu

Library

HEIDI BEKE-HARRIGAN, 330-490-7186
Director of Library Services (2009) B.A., Wittenberg University; M.L.S., Kent State University
hbekeharrigan@walsh.edu

JANET R. BAILEY, 330-490-7204
Library Technical Assistant, Circulation (2010)
jbailey@walsh.edu

STEPHANIE HENDERSON, 330-490-7187
Instruction Services Librarian
shenderson@walsh.edu

KATIE HUTCHISON, 330-244-4968
Student Engagement and Archival Services Librarian (2010) B.A., Walsh University; M.L.I.S., Kent State University
khutchison@walsh.edu

LINDA LALLATHIN, 330-490-7188
Cataloger (2006)
llallathin@walsh.edu

JOSEPH MORALES, 330-490-7603
Library Assistant (2016) B.A., University of Akron
jmorales@walsh.edu

ALYSSA MITCHELL, 330-490-7204
Public Services and Access Librarian (2013) B.A., Walsh University; M.L.I.S., Kent State University
amitchell@walsh.edu

BETH PARSONS, 330-490-7366
Technical Assistant, Acquisitions & Serials (2001)
bparsons@walsh.edu

Faculty Emeriti

DAVID BAXTER
Professor Emeritus, English (1976) B.S., Duquesne University; M.A. and Ph.D., University of Detroit

LAURENCE BOVE, 330-490-7102
Professor Emeritus, Philosophy (1978) B.A. and Ph.D., St. John's University
lbove@walsh.edu

PAUL F. DuMONT
Professor Emeritus, Graduate and Undergraduate Business (1990) B.S.I.E., Northwestern University; M.B.A., University of Hawaii; D.B.A., University of Kentucky

PATRICK J. GARGOLINE
Professor Emeritus, Foreign Languages (1967) B.A., Youngstown State University; M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., Universidad Jaime Balmes de Occidente, Mexico

J. WARREN HARRINGTON
Professor Emeritus, Theology (1975) B.A. St. John’s Seminary; M.S., Simmons College; M.A. and Ph.D., Fordham University

MAHENDRA K. PANDYA
Professor Emeritus, Chemistry, (1968) B.S. and L.M., College of Pharmacy, Gujrat University, India; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

MILAN SAVAN
Professor Emeritus, Graduate and Undergraduate Business (1986) B.S., Kent State University; M.BA., Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D. Union Graduate School, The Union Institute

CYNTHIA WISE STAUDT
Professor Emeritus, English (1978) B.A., Wittenberg University; M.A, Indiana University; Ed.D., The University of Akron

FRANK P. VAZZANO
Professor Emeritus, History (1971) B.S. and M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Kent State University

School for Professional Studies

KEVIN FINEFROCK, 330-490-7602
Associate Dean for the School of Professional Studies and Director of External Programs (2015) B.A., Rider University; M.A., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
kfinefrock@walsh.edu

JILL A. BAIR, 330-490-7355
Director of Operations, School for Professional Studies (1997) B.A., MAED Walsh University
jabair@walsh.edu

ZACHARY BURKEY, 330-490-7650
Student Service Representative (2014) A.A. and B.A., University of Akron
zburkey@walsh.edu

REBECCA DANNER, 330-490-7238
Enrollment Manager- Akron Campus (2011) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
rdanner@walsh.edu

SONDRA EASTERLY, 330-244-4678
Administrative Assistant, SPS North Canton (2015)
seasterly@walsh.edu

TINA EDWARDS, 330-490-7431
SPS Student Services Representative (2011) B.A. Walsh University
tmedwards@walsh.edu

TIA JAMESON, 330-490-7292
SPS Student Services Representative (2015)
tjameson@walsh.edu

VINCENT JEFFRIES, 330-490-7242
Director of Recruitment and Marketing (S.P.S.) (2009) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
vjeffries@walsh.edu

JADE KREMPASKY, 330-490-7289
Program Development Administrator (2010) M.S., West Virginia University; B.A., Walsh University
jkrempasky@walsh.edu

LINDA KUHN, 330-490-7536
Billing and Collections Specialist (2009) B.A., Capital University
lgroot@walsh.edu

TIANA LEONINO, 330-490-7648
Enrollment Manager- Medina Campus (2009) B.S. and M.A., The University of Akron
tleonino@walsh.edu

KAREN PERGOLA, 330-490-7399
Enrollment Manager- North Canton (1985) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
kpergola@walsh.edu

Information Technology

BRIAN GREENWELL, 330-490-7282
Vice President for Administration and Chief Information Officer; Assistant Professor of Computer Science (2009) B.S., Florida Institute of Technology; M.S., Toledo University
bgreenwell@walsh.edu

ROLAND BIGGERSTAFF, 330-490-7184
Server Administrator (2013)
rbiggerstaff@walsh.edu

KURTIS BOCKOVEN, 330-244-4921
Desktop Administrator (2011) B.S., Walsh University
kbockoven@walsh.edu

JOHN GURNAK, 330-244-4768
Director of e-Learning (2010) M.A., University of Akron; B.S., Kent State University
jgurnak@walsh.edu

HOLLY KRILLS, 330-490-7039
Server/Desktop Specialist (2016)
hkrills@walsh.edu

JENNIFER LOUDIANA, 330-490-7430
Instructional Specialist (2014) B.S. and M.S.Kent State University
jloudiana@walsh.edu

MICHAEL LUM, 330-490-7403
Application Specialist (2014) B.S., Walsh University
mlum@walsh.edu

ANGELA MILLER, 330-490-7425
Help Desk Supervisor (2014) B.A., Malone University
amiller@walsh.edu

JORDEN NIEDENTHAL, 330-490-7209
Telecommunication Systems Administrator (2011) B.S., Walsh University
jniedenthal@walsh.edu

ZACHARY RICHARDSON, 330-490-7450
Information Security Specialist (2012)
zrichardson@walsh.edu

RICK SEIVERT, 330-490-7041
Junior Network Engineer (2012) A.S., Stark State College; A.S., Oklahoma State College; B.S., The University of Akron
rseivert@walsh.edu

STEVEN SLOPEK, 330-490-7516
Senior Applications Developer (2015) B.S., Walsh University
sslopek@walsh.edu

HOPE STANCIU, 330-490-7142
Database Administrator (1991) B.A., The University of Akron
hstanciu@walsh.edu

NICHOLAS TRUBISKY, 330-490-7436
Media Services Specialist (2014) B.A., Kent State University
ntrubisky@walsh.edu

Athletics

DALE S. HOWARD, 330-490-7303
Vice President for Athletics/Athletic Director (1989) B.S., State University College at Brockport; M.Ed., University of Northern Colorado
dhoward@walsh.edu

JOHN BARTUSECK, 330-490-7515
Athletic Business Manager (2011) B.B.A. and M.A., Kent State University
jbartuseck@walsh.edu

STEPHANIE CADY, 330-490-7035
Secretary (2000)
scady@walsh.edu

JASON FAUTAS, 330-490-7437
Assistant Athletic Director, Compliance Officer (2012) B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., Northeastern University
jfautas@walsh.edu

MARK HEFFERNAN, 330-244-4961
Assistant Athletic Director/Media Relations & Game Day Operations (2010) B.A., Willington College
mheffernan@walsh.edu

ANDY HOGGARTH, 330-490-7054
Head Men's Soccer Coach (2016) B.S., Northumbria University; M.A., Shenandoah University
ahoggarth@walsh.edu

KASSIE KADERA, 330-490-7023
Head Volleyball Coach (2014) B.S., University of Toledo
kkadera@walsh.edu

TED KARRAS JR., 330-490-7011
Head Football Coach (2012) B.S., Northwestern University; M.A., St. Xavier University
tkarras@walsh.edu

MARIA MARCHESANO, 330-490-7012
Head Women's Basketball Coach (2013) B.A., Butler University
mmarchesano@walsh.edu

TIMOTHY MEAD, 330-490-7013
Head Coach, Baseball (1982) B.A., Walsh University; M.A., The
University of Akron
tmead@walsh.edu

CHRISTY MITCHELL, 330-490-7548
Head Women's Lacrosse Coach (2012)
cmitchell@walsh.edu

ROB MIZICKO, 330-490-7510
Head Cross Country and Track Coach (2012)
rmizicko@walsh.edu

CHRISTINA PAONE, 330-490-7519
Head Women's Golf Coach (2011) B.A., Walsh University
cpaone@walsh.edu

JAIME LYNN PORTER, 330-490-7517
Head Softball Coach (2011) B.A., Walsh University M.A., Walsh University
jporter@walsh.edu

DAVE RENARD, 330-490-7034
Head Women’s Soccer Coach (2011) B.A., Malone College
drenard@walsh.edu

ALEX SKVARCH, 330-244-4953
Head Men's Lacrosse Coach (2014)
alskvarch@walsh.edu

LOGAN SMITH, 330-490-7254
Sports Information Director (2011)
lsmith@walsh.edu

SARA SNELL, 330-244-4944
Assistant Athletic Director/Senior Women's Administrator (2015) B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Walsh University
spratt@walsh.edu

MEGAN SUAREZ, 330-490-7035
Cheerleading Advisor
msuarez@walsh.edu

BRYAN WHITTAKER, 330-490-7541
Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach (2012) B.A., Walsh University
bwhittaker@walsh.edu

DOUG WILLMOTT, 330-490-7027
Head Athletic Trainer (2001) M.S., The University of Akron
dwillmott@walsh.edu

JEFF YOUNG, 330-490-7020
Head Coach, Men’s Basketball (1992) B.S., Walsh University
jyoung@walsh.edu

Finance

SHELLEY BROWN, 330-490-7134
Vice President for Finance and Business (1999) B.S., Miami University|
sbrown@walsh.edu

TAMI BETRO, 330-490-7131
Staff Accountant II (2011) B.A., Walsh University
tbetro@walsh.edu

JUDITH FETE, 330-490-7157
Staff Accountant (2010) B.A., Walsh University
jfete@walsh.edu

LAUREL LUSK, 330-244-4762
Controller (2012) B.A., Mount Union College
llusk@walsh.edu

KRISTI MURRAY, 330-490-7137
Payroll Manager (2014)
kmurray@walsh.edu

BETTY RATHBUN, 330-490-7136
Accounts Payable (2008)
brathbun@walsh.edu

KATHY SMITLEY, 330-490-7132
Accounts Payable Clerk (2016) 
kjsmitley@walsh.edu

Human Resources

FRANK McKNIGHT, 330-490-7226
Director of Human Resources (2001) B.A., State University of New York at Oneonta; M.S., University of Hartford
fmcknight@walsh.edu

DAVIDCIA (DEE) STUBBS, 330-490-7542
Human Resources Administrative Specialist (2012) B.S., Spring Hill College; M.A., Malone University
dstubbs@walsh.edu

Purchasing

REBECCA MIMA, 330-244-4934
Director of Purchasing (2009) B.A., Walsh University
rmima@walsh.edu

HOLLY BORING, 330-490-7546
Buyer (2013) B.A., Walsh University
hboring@walsh.edu

Bookstore

BETH HARRINGTON, 330-490-7285
Bookstore Manager, Barnes and Noble College Bookstores (2003) B.A., Kent State University
bharrington@walsh.edu

Facilities/Post Office

JACQUELINE M. MANSER, 330-490-7117
Director, of Campus and Community Programs (1987) B.A., Walsh University
jmanser@walsh.edu

KATHY ROBERTSON, 330-490-7379
Special Programs (2002)
krobertson@walsh.edu

SUSAN DICK, 330-490-7316
Facilities Coordinator; Post Office Coordinator (1998)
sdelvillan@walsh.edu

Food Services

JUSTIN DRESLINSKI, 330-490-7381
Director of Dining Services, Sodexo Services (2014)
jdreslinski@walsh.edu

LORI LEWIS, 330-490-7384
Catering Manager
llewis@walsh.edu

Maintenance/Custodial

JOHN SCHISSLER, 330-490-7263
Director of Facilities and Grounds (2002) B.A., Walsh University
jschissler@walsh.edu

WILLIAM (BILL) R. MYERS, 330-490-7262
Director of Capital Projects (1979) B.S., University of Pittsburgh
bmyers@walsh.edu

RICK BLACK, 330-490-7073
Maintenance/Dorms

RALPH BROADWATER, 330-490-7597
Service Coordinator (2003)

PAT BRUEY
Custodial (2013)

JOHN BUCKNER, 330-490-5366
Custodial (2006)

JEANNETTE BURR
Custodial (2015)
jburr@walsh.edu

GORDON DAHLER
Custodial (2010)
gdahler@walsh.edu

JOHN DLUGOLECKI, 330-490-7261
Maintenance/Groundskeeper (1997)

BOB FOSS, 330-490-7063
Maintenance Supervisor (2008)

MILLIE GAFFNEY, 330-490-7261
Custodial (2007)

PAUL GILL
Custodial (2015)
pgill@walsh.edu

MARCI HANE
Custodial (2009)

JANET JACOBO
Housekeeper (2016)

JAMIE LEECH, 330-490-7076
Custodial (1999)

TODD McCAULLEY, 330-490-7066
Groundskeeper (2001)

BOB MILLER, 330-490-7067
Maintenance/Electrician (1992)

KIMBERLY MILLER
Custodial (2015)
kmiller@walsh.edu

RITA MILLER, 330-244-4692
Custodian Supervisor (2004)

GARY MARCUM
Maintenance (2011)

VINCENT MEDURE
Assistant Maintenance Technician, Residential Maintenance (2015)

RITA PUMNEO
Custodial (2011)

ROBERT PFISTER
Custodial (2016)

LISA QUINN
Custodial (2009)

DAN REED, (voicemail) 5476
Maintenance/Grounds (2006)

DOINA ROSCA, 330-490-7098
Custodial (1995)

ROBERT SCHANDEL
HVAC Technician (2011)

REBECCA SCHEIBELHOOD, 330-490-7089
Custodial (1995)

LORI SHANKEL
Housekeeper (2015)

RAVINDER SINGH, 330-490-7068
Director of Residential and P.E. Buildings (1985) B.A. and M.A., Walsh University
rsingh@walsh.edu

PAT SMITH, 330-490-7074
Custodial (2004)

LEON TURNER
Custodial (2016)

RICK WALSH, 330-490-7083
Custodial (1999)

JOE ZWICK, 330-490-7072
Maintenance/Painter (1993)

Advancement

ERIC BELDEN, 330-490-7337
Vice President for Advancement and Alumni Relations (2012) B.A., St. Bonaventure University
ebelden@walsh.edu

CARMELA BENDETTA, 330-490-7596
Scholarship Coordinator (2008)
cbendetta@walsh.edu

ALLISON CHAMBERLAND, 330-490-7113
Senior Advancement Services Specialist (2009) A.A. and B.A., Walsh University
achamberland@walsh.edu

ADRIANA LUCIA CIRESE, 330-244-4752
Director of Advancement Programs and Events (2013) B.A. and M.Ed., Walsh University
lcirese@walsh.edu

MICHAEL FRANK, 330-490-7280
Director of Annual Giving & Donor Relations (2014) B.A., Walsh University
mfrank@walsh.edu

KAREN P. HODGE, 330-490-7114
Assistant Vice President for Advancement (1993) B.A. and M.S., The University of Akron
khodge@walsh.edu

CHRISTINE LAWTON, 330-490-7111
Administrative Assistant for Advancement (2015)
clawton@walsh.edu

KATIE LEWIS, 330-490-7608
Advancement Associate (2015)
klewis@walsh.edu

CARL MUSILLE, 330-244-4746
Director of Development (2015) B.A., Walsh University
cmusille@walsh.edu

SARAH SPERLING, 330-490-7298
Advancement Services Specialist (2015) B.S., Bowling Green State University
ssperling@walsh.edu

SARAH TRESCOTT, 330-244-4943
Director of Alumni Relations (2011) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
strescott@walsh.edu

Integrated Marketing and Communications

TERESA FOX, 330-490-7503
Vice President for Marketing & Communications (2005) B.A., Miami University
tfox@walsh.edu

KRISTIN BRIMFIELD, 330-490-7695
Marketing Communications Manager (2010) B.S., Kent State University; M.B.A., Walsh University
kbrimfield@walsh.edu

SHANE BROWN, 330-490-7116
Senior Graphic Designer (2007) B.A., Kent State University
sabrown@walsh.edu

LORI GEYER, 330-490-7161
Printing Services Coordinator (1983)
lgeyer@walsh.edu

ARON KITZMILLER
Director of Marketing (2015) B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.B.A., Walsh University
akitzmiller@walsh.edu

ANDREA MCCAFFREY, 330-490-7296
Director of University Relations (2007) B.A., The University of Dayton
amccaffrey@walsh.edu

JOSHUA STECK, 330-490-7585
Graphic Designer/Production Assistant (2015) 
jsteck@walsh.edu

Undergraduate Admissions

REBECCA CONEGLIO, 330-490-7190
Director of Admissions (2003) B.A, and M.A., Walsh University
rconeglio@walsh.edu

KATIE-ELISABETH BROWN, 330-490-7349
Assistant Director of Admissions (2011) B.A., Walsh University
kebrown@walsh.edu

TIMOTHY CARTER
Admissions Counselor (2015) B.A., Walsh University
tcarter@walsh.edu

JESSICA FASIG, 330-490-7175
Assistant Director of Admissions (2010) B.S., Walsh University
jfasig@walsh.edu

VANESSA FREIMAN, 330-490-7177
Assistant Director of Admissions/Transfer Counselor (2012) B.A., University of Mount Union; M.A., The University of Akron
vfreiman@walsh.edu

JEN GOLEMBIEWSKI, 330-490-7197
Admissions Counselor (2015) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
jgolembiewski@walsh.edu

GABRIEL GONZALEZ, 330-490-7178
Admissions Counselor (2014) B.A., University of Akron
ggonzalez@walsh.edu

ANDREW GROMOFSKY, 330-490-7174
Admissions Counselor (2015) B.A., Walsh University
agromofsky@walsh.edu

PAUL MAHON, 330-244-4970
Admissions Counselor (2015) B.A., Walsh University
pmahon@walsh.edu

RACHEL MURPHY, 330-490-4970
Admissions Counselor (2016)
rmurphy@walsh.edu

KELSEY OZANICH, 330-490-7176
Data and Communications Specialist (2013) B.A., Walsh University
kozanich@walsh.edu

MELISSA SCHOEPPNER, 330-490-7172
Campus Visit Coordinator/Admissions Counselor (2013) B.A., Walsh University
mschoeppner@walsh.edu

SANDRA C. SUVAK, 330-244-4766
Office Manager (1979) A.S., The University of Akron
ssuvak@walsh.edu

Graduate Admissions

AUDRA DICE, 330-490-7181
Director of Graduate Admissions (2009) B.A. and M.B.A., Walsh University
adice@walsh.edu

AMBER PATTI, 330-490-7418
Graduate Enrollment Lead Coordinator (2015) B.A., Mount Union College
apatti@walsh.edu

MONA McAULIFFE, 330-490-7406
Graduate Admissions Counselor (2013) B.S., LeMoyne College; M.B.A., Mount Saint Mary College
mmcauliffe@walsh.edu

PATTY MERRELL, 330-490-7586
Graduate Admissions Counselor (2011) B.A., Walsh University
pmerrell@walsh.edu

Financial Aid

HOLLY VANGILDER, 330-490-7146
Director of Financial Aid (2001) B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
hvangilder@walsh.edu

HOLLEY LANGENFELD, 330-244-4767
Financial Aid Specialist (2008) B.A., Walsh University
hlangenfeld@walsh.edu

DIANE RAY, 330-490-7144
Associate Director of Financial Aid (1999) B.S., The Ohio State University
dray@walsh.edu

DIANE ADAMS, 330-490-7150
Financial Aid Specialist (2004)
dadams@walsh.edu

EDWARD HENDRICKS, 330-490-7195
Collections Specialist (2010)
ehendricks@walsh.edu

Student Service Center

PAT CASPER, 330-490-7135
Student Account Specialist (2015)
pcasper@walsh.edu

JULIA ETTER, 330-490-7148
Student Service Center Representative (2016) B.A., Sullivan University
jetter@walsh.edu

TERESA L. REOLFI, 330-490-7194
Student Service Center Coordinator (2005) A.A., Stark State College; B.A., Walsh University
treolfi@walsh.edu

KRYSTAL REYNOLDS, 330-490-7147
Student Service Center Representative (2016) B.A., The College of Wooster
kreynolds@walsh.edu

Student Affairs

AMY K. MALASKA, 330-490-7321
Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students (1999) B.A., Bowling Green State University; M.A., Truman State University
amalaska@walsh.edu

CAROL ALLAN, 330-490-7301
Secretary (1998) B.S., Malone College
callan@walsh.edu

BRYAN BADAR, 330-490-7417
Assistant Dean of Students and Chief Judicial Officer (2004) B.A., M.A., Walsh University
bbadar@walsh.edu

Campus Ministry

MIGUEL CHAVEZ, 330-490-7341
Director of Campus Ministry (2004) B.A., M.A., and M.B.A., Walsh University
mchavez@walsh.edu

FR. THOMAS CEBULA, 330-244-4971
Senior Pastor (2013)
tcebula@walsh.edu

DOMINICA RHEIN, 330-490-7344
Campus Minister/Residence Life Outreach (2014) B.A., Walsh University
drhein@walsh.edu

MITCHUM WARREN IV
Campus Minister (2015) B.A., Aquinas College
mwarren@walsh.edu

Campus Police

LOUIS DARROW, 330-490-7373
Chief of Police (2014)
ldarrow@walsh.edu

RON PERDUE, 330-490-7474
Assistant Chief of Campus Police
rperdue@walsh.edu

KEVIN ZIMMERMAN
Campus Police Officer (2015)
kzimmerman@walsh.edu

Commuter Student Services

BERNADETTE STRAUSBAUGH, 330-490-7173
Director of Student Activities & Commuter Student Services (2010) B.A., Walsh University
bstrausbaugh@walsh.edu

Counseling Services

FRANCIE MORROW, 330-490-7312
Executive Director of Counseling & Health Services (2003) B.A. and M.A., Walsh University
fmorrow@walsh.edu

CARYN GRIFFIN, 330-244-4741
College Counselor, Programming & Outreach Coordinator (2007) B.A., Ohio Northern University; M.A., Walsh University
cgriffin@walsh.edu

JONI HENDRICKS, 330-490-7339
Secretary for Counseling Services (2002)
jhendricks@walsh.edu

LISA LUTZ, 330-244-4740
College Counselor (2009) B.A., Kent State University; M.A., University of Dayton
llutz@walsh.edu

MEGAN RHOADS, 330-490-7311
College Counselor (2009) B.S., John Carroll University; M.A., Walsh University
mrhoads@walsh.edu

Intramurals

ADAM FERBECK, 330-244-4743
Coordinator of Intramurals (2015)
aferbeck@walsh.edu

International Student Services

KRISTI CAMPBELL, 330-490-7105
Director of International Student Services; PDSO, Assessment Coordinator (2013) B.A. and M.B.A., Tiffin University
kcampbell1@walsh.edu

Mercy Wellness Center - Health Services

DR. BRUCE HENSLEY, 330-490-7030
Medical Director of Mercy’s Work, Health and Safety Services, (2006) West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
healthservices@walsh.edu

Multicultural Affairs

TERRY ECHOLS, 330-490-7342
Director of Multicultural Affairs (2015)
techols@walsh.edu

Orientation

BERNADETTE STRAUSBAUGH, 330-490-7173
Director of Student Activities & Orientation (2010) B.A.,  University
bstrausbaugh@walsh.edu

Residence Life

TIFFANY KINNARD-PAYTON, 330-490-7538
Director of Residence Life (2006) B.A., M.A., Walsh University
tkpayton@walsh.edu

JESSICA DICKSON, 330-244-4844
Assistant Director of Residence Life (2015) B.A., University of Michigan; M.C.E., University of Central Florida
jdickson@walsh.edu

JARED WARD, 330-244-4550
Coordinator of University Housing Placements/Hall Director (Menard Hall/Betzler Tower)(2013) B.S., Lock Haven University
jward@walsh.edu

KALEY SMITLEY, 330-490-7107
Coordinator of Residential Administrative Services/Hall Director (Olivieri Towers)(2014) B.A., University of Mount Union
ksmitley@walsh.edu

GRACE RESEWOOD, 330-490-7306
Hall Coordinator (Wilkof Towers) (2015) B.A., Walsh University
gresewood@walsh.edu

JENNIFER VROBEL, 330-490-7291
Hall Coordinator (Alexis Hall) (2015) B.A., John Carroll University
jvrobel@walsh.edu

Student Activities

BERNADETTE STRAUSBAUGH, 330-490-7173
Director of Student Activities & Orientation (2010) B.A., Walsh University
bstrausbaugh@walsh.edu

AARIKA VASILIADES, 330-490-7576
Coordinator of Commuter, Evening and Weekend Programming (2015)
avasiliades@walsh.edu

University Wellness

MEGAN ALLEN, 330-244-4735
Director of University Wellness (2011) B.S. and M.S., The University of Akron
mallen@walsh.edu