REGISTER

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES

PRESIDENT

Roger Parrott (1995), President
B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.Ed., The University of Maryland; Ph.D., The University of Maryland

Marcia Carroll (1993), Administrative Assistant to the President
A.A.S., Phillips Junior College; B.S.M., Belhaven University

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT AND PROVOST

Daniel Carl Fredericks (1983), Senior Vice President and Provost
B.A., The University of Minnesota; M.Div., Covenant Theological Seminary; Ph.D., The University of Liverpool, England

Sheri Anderson (2009), Executive Assistant to the Dean of Online Studies
B.A., University of Missouri

Lea Ann Bethany (2012), Coordinator of Institutional Research
B.S., Mississippi College

Travis Bounds (2010), Director of Digital Production
B.S., William Carey University

Jeremy Cole (2016). Instructional Technologist (Online)
B.S. Mississippi College

Kasia Twiner (2016), Student Care/Coordinator of Student Engagement
B.S.W. Mississippi College

Paul Criss (2013), Dean of Faculty (Memphis)
B.A., Central Bible College; M.Mus., Arkansas State University; M.Div., Memphis Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Memphis

Kathryn Cummins (2016), Program Coordinator for the Institute for International Care and Counsel
B.A., Belhaven University

Frank Dolansky (2001), Facilities Coordinator for Center for the Arts
B.A., University of Buffalo; M.F.A., Michigan State University

Ken Elliott (2013), Dean of Faculty (Jackson)
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., University of South Florida; M.Div., Reformed Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Lori A. Farmer (2003), Executive Assistant to Senior Vice President &Provost
Marshalltown Community College; Certified Professional Secretary

Mary Catherine Ford (2015), Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Nursing
B.A., University of Mississippi

Tracy Ford (2012), Dean of Worldview Studies
B.S., M.B.A., University of Georgia; M.A. in Missions, Reformed Theological Seminary; M.A. in English, Mississippi College; Ph.D. University of Mississippi

Sherman W. Green (2015), Director of Student Care
B.A., Mississippi State University; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Rakesia Gray (2016), Career Advisor
B.B.A., Belhaven University; M.B.A., Belhaven University

Kotina Hall (2013), Dean of Faculty (Atlanta)
B.A., Spelman College; M.A., Central Michigan University; D.Ed., Argosy University

David Hand (2013), Dean of the School of Education
B.A., Oral Roberts University; M.A., Oral Roberts University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University

Mark Alan Hunter (2015), Dean of Student Care
B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.A., East Tennessee State University; M.Div., Samford University; Ph.D., University of Alabama

Barbara Johnson (2012), Dean of the School of Nursing
B.S.N., The University of Missippi; M.S.N., The University of Mississipi; Ph.D., Georgia State University

Jordan Lewis (2016), Videographer/Editor (Online)
B.A., Belhaven University

Helen S. Martin (1989), Campus Student Advisor
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Columbia Theological Seminary

Ralph A. Mason, III (1995), Dean of the School of Business
B.A., Duke University; M.Ed., Ph.D., The University of North Carolina

Aaron Metzcar (2015), Dean of Online Studies
B.S.E., Wright State University; M.E.D, Indiana Wesleyan University; D.Ed.., Indiana Wesleyan University

Cynthia Moore (2015), Administrative Assistant for the Assistant Vice President for Adult Studies

Ronald Wayne Pirtle (2005), Dean of Faculty (Chattanooga)
B.S., Crichton College; M.S., The University of Memphis

Fran Powell (2016), Curriculum Designer
B.A. University of Southern Mississippi

Erin Singleton (2012), Associate Dean of Life Quest
B.A., Mississippi College; M.C.P., Mississippi College; Ed.D., Union University

Kira Krieger (2017), Administrative Assistant to the Music and Creative Writing Department
B.A, Belhaven University

Larry Ruddell (2011), Dean of Faculty (Houston)
B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Ohio State University; M.Div., Westminster Theological Seminary; Ed.D., University of Houston; M.B.A., University of Houston

Carol Simmons (2008), Administrative Assistant to Dean of Education
B.S., University of Mississippi

Amy Smith (2016), Administrative Assistant for Arts Administration, Graphic Design & Theatre

Bradford Smith (2014), Director of Adult and Online Psychology Programs & The Institute for International Care and Counsel
B.S., Tufts University; M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Ph.D., M.A., Claremont Graduate University; Ph.D., M.A., University of Massachusetts

Melissa Thorson (2001), Dean of the Honors College; Associate Professor of Art History
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University

Rick Upchurch (2014), Assisstant Vice President for Adult Studies
B.A., Olivet Nazarene University; M.A., Olivet Nazarene University; D.Min., Drew University

Joe Villarreal (2010), Online Campus Technical Support Representative
A.A., Hinds Community College

Megan Voos (2013), Administrative Assistant to the Dance Department
B.S., California Polytechnic State University

Dennis Watts (2014), Associate Provost
B.A., University of Mississippi; M.Div., Reformed Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Claire Waycaster (2014), Administrative Assistant to Associate Provost

Antonette Williams (2016), Assistant to the Dean of the School of Business
B.B.A., Jackson State University

Jim Young, III (2015), Dean of Curriculum Development
B.S., Mississippi College; M.Ed., The University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., The University of Southern Mississippi

Vicki Wolfe, Dean of Academic Operations
B.A., Southeastern Bible College; M.Ed., Southern University, A&M; Ed. D., University of Tennessee

TRADITIONAL ADMISSION

Suzanne T. Sullivan (2000), Assistant Vice President for Traditional and Online
B.A., Mississippi State University

Annie Andrews (2016), Admission Counselor
B.A., Belhaven University

Sebastian Bjernegard (2015), Admission Counselor
B.A., Belhaven University

Tevin Brown (2015), Online Student Services Representative

Charise Dockery (2016), Online Admission Coordinator

Jake Donald (2016), Director of Admission
B.S., Mississippi State; M.S., Mississippi College

A’Lillian Fuller, Admission Counselor

Stefanie Grayson (2016), Admission Counselor

Elizabeth Grisham (2016), Online Student Services Representative

Michael Hawkins (2013), Admission Advocate
B.A., Belhaven University

Alexis Jackson (2016), Admission Counselor

Keri Jensen (2010), Assistant Director of Admission
B.S., Belhaven University

Daniel Shaw (2007), Assistant Director of Admission
B.A., Belhaven University

Kelsey Sollish (2016), Admission Counselor

Sarah Sullivan (2013), Assistant Director of Admission and Admission Advocate
B.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Catina Tate (2015), Online Student Services Representative

Dana Toal (2003), Manager of Admission Operations
B.B.A., Belhaven University

ADULT STUDIES

Audrey Kelleher (2007), Vice President for Adult & Graduate Enrollment and Student Services
B.S.B.A. University of Central Florida; M.Ed. University of Central Florida; Ph.D. Barry University

Deborah Adams (2016) Assistant Director of Admission (Chattanooga)
B.A., Roberts Wesleyan University

LaKeishia Alexander (2015), Student Services Advisor
B.S. University of Southern MS; M.A. University of North Carolina

Kimberly Bartee (2012), Student Services Advisor (Jackson)
A.S., Chattahoochee Tech; B.S. DeVry University; M.A. University of Phoenix

Cameron Blount (2016), Assistant Director of Admission (DeSoto)
B.S., University of Arkansas

Christine Bowen (2015), Assistant Director of Admission (Houston)
B.S., Liberty University; M.A., Liberty University

Deborah Bramlett (2014), Administrative Assistant (Chattanooga)

Wilbert Bryant Jr. (2014), Assistant Director of Student Services (Atlanta)
A.S., Pike Peak College; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S.L., Belhaven University

Grace Craig (2016), Administrative Assistant (Houston)

Modice Croom (2012), Senior Admission Advisor (Atlanta)
B.B.A., Belhaven University; M.S.L., Belhaven University

Peter Deegan (2015) Director of Admissions and Student Services (Houston)
B.A., San Diego Christian College

Theresa Dolansky (2011), Administrative Assistant (Jackson)
B.B.A., Belhaven University

Beth Ellison (2012), Campus Coordinator (Atlanta)
B.A., LaGrange College

Shirley Foulk, (2014) Campus Coordinator (Atlanta)
B.S., Kennesaw State University

Monica French, (2011) Student Services Coordinator (Jackson)
A.A., Hinds Community College; B.S., Mississippi State University

Virginia Garrison (2010), Director of Retention Services (Chattanooga)
B.A., Middle Tennessee State University; M.Ed., University of Tennessee Chattanooga

Karen Gates (2013), Director of Admissions and Student Serivces (Orlando)
B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Webster University

Tammy Green (2013), Admission Advisor (Jackson)
A.A., Mississippi Delta Community College; B.A., Millsaps College

Paul Husband (2013), Campus Coordinator (Memphis)
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Reformed Theological Seminary

Erica Johnson (2015), Director of Admission (Memphis)
B.S.B.A., Samford University; MBA, Belhaven College

Debbie Jones (2015), Assistant Director of Admission (Memphis)
B.S., Crichton College

Don Jones (2007), Assistant Vice President of Enrollment and Student Services (Memphis)
B.S., Bethel College; M.B.A., University of Phoenix; S.C.C.T., Arkansas State University; Ed. D., Arkansas State University

Sandra Kelly (2007), Director of Student Services (Jackson)
A.A., Hinds Community College; B.S., Mississippi College

Tiara Keys (2017), Admission Advisor (Jackson)
A.A., Hinds Community College; B.B.A., Jackson State University; M.A., Jackson State University

Sean Kirnan (2015), Assistant Vice President for Adult and Graduate Enrollment and Student Services (Jackson)
B.S., Bucknell University; M.A., Bucknell University; Ed. D., Regent University

Crystal Lewis (2012), Attendance Coordinator (Jackson)
B.A., Mississippi State University

William Martin (2016), Bookstore Coordinator (Jackson)

Larissa McCutchen (2010), Assistant Director of Admission (Chattanooga)
B.S., Covenant College; M.B.A., Belhaven University

Jamie McDonald (2014), Campus Coordinator (DeSoto)
B.A., Crichton College; M.E.D., Union University

Lisa McDonald (2014), Administrative Assistant (Memphis)

Carolyn Mimes (2016), Campus Coordinator (Houston)
B.S., Bethel University

Maegan Perkins (2016), Campus Coordinator (Memphis)
B. S., Crichton College

Kathleen Perrett (2011), Assistant Director of Student Services (Chattanooga)/VA School Certifying Official
B.S., Grace University

Altonius Peterson (2011), Assistant Director of Student Services (Memphis)
B.A., Tougaloo College; M.B.A., Belhaven University

Ed Pickel (2010), Director of Admission (Chattanooga)
B.A. University of Tennessee Chattanooga; M.S., University of Tennessee Chattanooga

Carol Pierce (2010), Campus Coordinator (Chattanooga)
B.S., Covenant College

Natalie Pipkin (2016), Admission Advisor (Jackson)
B.S., Mississippi College

Vicki Pitts (2012), Senior Admission Advisor (Jackson)
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi

Linda Polk (2014), Assistant Director of Student Services (DeSoto)
BSBA, Colorado Technical University

Kathy Ross (2010), Assistant Director of Student Services (Chattanooga)
B.S., Covenant College

Kathleen Sloan (2010), Administrative Assistant (Jackson)
B.S., Mississippi State University

Rachele Stains (2012), Student Services Advisor (Jackson)
B.A., University of New Orleans

Lisa Thompson (2014), Assistant Director of Student Services (DeSoto)
BSBA, Arkansas State University

Sharmeiesha Timlin (2014), Assistant Director of Student Services (Houston)
B.B.A., Belhaven University

Lacy VanDevender (2012), Coordinator, Adult and Graduate Programs (Jackson)
A.A., Brevard Community College; B.S., University of Phoenix

Veronica Waller (2007), Assistant Director of Student Services (Houston)
B.B.A., Belhaven University

Abbie Welch (2016), Admission Advisor (Jackson)
B.S., Auburn University

Ryan West (2015), Assistant Director of Admission (Orlando)
B.S., North Central College

Angela Wilcoxon (2015), Campus Coordinator (DeSoto)

Malcolm Williams (2011), Student Services Advisor (Jackson)
B.S., University of the Ozarks

Sophia Windover (2016), Assistant Director of Admissions (Atlanta)
B.S., Emmanuel College

Lisa Woods (2014) Assistant Director of Admission (DeSoto)
B.S.B.A., University of Hartford

Amanda Young (2016), Director of Admissions (Atlanta)
B.A., Southern Wesleyan University; M.S.M. Southern Wesleyan University

Greg Young (2016), Director of Adult & Graduate Community Outreach
B.A., Southern Wesleyan University; M.S.M Southern Wesleyan University

ATHLETICS

Scott Little (2001), VP for Athletics and Student Life/Director of Athletics
B.A., The University of Mobile; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Caesar Aguila (2015), Running Backs Coach
B.A., Belhaven University

Christie Barber (2000), Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Coach
B.S., Belhaven University

Vinnessa Barthelomew (2016), Graduate Assistant Track and Field

Brianna Blackwell (2016), Graduate Assistant Women’s Soccer

Bobby Blizzard (2014), Football Offensive Line Coach
B.A., University of North Carolina

Ben Brewer (2016), Graduate Assistant Baseball

Reese Bridgeman (2015), Director of Athletic Performance

Stephen Calder (2010), Head Women’s Basketball Coach
B.S., Troy University; M.S.A, Belhaven University

Josh Clarke (2014), Assistant Baseball Coach
B.S., Belhaven University

Matt Conner (2015), Recruiting Coordinator and Offensive Line Coach

Joshua Creech (2014), Football Defensive Line Coach
B.S., Sam Houston State University; M.S., University of New Haven

Dominique Corona (2016), Graduate Assistant Softball

Candace Dailey (2015), Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance and Administration
B.A., Mississippi State University; M.S., Mississippi State University

Justin Dee (2013), Head Volleyball Coach
B.S., Liberty University

Hill H. Denson, Jr. (2000), Head Baseball Coach
B.S., The University of Southern Mississippi; M.S. in Education, Mississippi College; Ed. Specialist Certification, The University of Southern Mississippi

Courtney Fairley (2013), Assistant Softball Coach
B.S., Belhaven University

Dina Forman (2013), Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Athletics and Student Life

Hillary Fowler (2015), Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach

Kevin Griffin (2011), Head Softball Coach
B.A., Bellevue University

Carl Griffiths (2014), Men’s Soccer Head Coach
B.S., Wheaton College

Hunter Hope (2015), Co-Head Athletic Trainer

Rachel Jefcoat (2016), Graduate Assistant – Tennis

Heather Jolly (2015), Co-Head Athletic Trainer

Fletcher Jones (2015), Graduate Assistant for Football

John Kehoe (2014), Assistant Men’s Soccer Coach

Casey Kirk (2016), Director of Marching Band

Luis Lainez (2016), Graduate Assistant – Athletic Trainer

Dan Lickness (2012), Director of Game Day Operations/Head Men’s Golf Coach
B.A., Belhaven University

Shannon Lubin (2016), Graduate Assistant for Football

Dana Marsalis (2006), Head Cheerleading Coach
B.A., Mississippi State University

Anna Matthews (2014), Graduate Assistant for Game Day Operations
B.S., Belhaven University

Hal Mumme (2014), Head Football Coach
B.S., Tarleton State University

Jarred Nelson (2014), Graduate Assistant – Athletic Performance
B.S., Belhaven University

Austin G. Parden (2016), Graduate Assistant for Athletic Performance

Daniel Prado (2015), Head Men’s and Women’s Tennis Coach
B.S., Belhaven University

Kelly Randall (2015), Graduate Assistant for Athletic Communications
B.S., Belhaven University

Alicia Rayborn (2014), Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
B.S., Belhaven University

Josue Sabillon (2008), Head Women’s Soccer Coach
B.A., Marshall University

Miriam Shoemaker (2016), Graduate Assistant – Athletic Trainer

Steven Simmons (2015), Graduate Assistant for Men’s Soccer
B.S., Belhaven University

Laura Grace Swindler (2015), Graduate Assistant for Volleyball
B.S., Charleston Southern University

Jonathan Vines (2014), Head Men’s Basketball Coach
B.A., University of Mississippi

Madison Warfel (2016), Director of Athletic Communication

CAMPUS OPERATIONS

David Potvin (2001), Assistant VP for Campus Operations
C.N.A., Fanshawe College, London, Ontario Canada

Belinda Atterberry (2016), Housekeeper

Paulette Badmusagoro (2015), Housekeeper

Clinton Bagwell (2008), Maintenance Technician

Charles Barry (2009), Security Officer

Randy Bell (2014), Maintenance Locksmith

Jeanette Blakely (2015), Housekeeper

Wade Bullie (1999), Maintenance Technician

Nathaniel Cannon (2006), Security Officer

Rufus Clark (2009), Housekeeper

Rebecca Cochran (2007), Conference Services Coordinator
A.A., Hinds Community College

Kenneth Coleman (2004), Maintenance Technician

Lilivati Coleman (2015), Housekeeper

Mark Curtis (2010), Grounds Technician

Rosiris Del Valle Millan (2008), Housekeeper

Frank Dolansky (2001), Facilities Coordinator for Center for the Arts
B.A., University of Buffalo; M.F.A., Michigan State University

Steve Farmer (2007), Director of Security
B.A., Buena Vista College

Trenton Green (2010), Maintenance Technician

Wayne Green (2007), Director of Maintenance

Maurice Greer (1995), Security Officer, Part-time
B.S., Jackson State University

Alicia Harper (2011), Mailroom Supervisor
B.A.M., Belhaven University

Wesley Hartfield (2015), Security Officer

Lashunda Hayes (2015), Housekeeper

Lonnie Holms, (2017), Security Officer

Charles Hoover (2015), Security Officer

Robert M. Huff (2016), Maintenance Technician

Walter James (2016), Housekeeper

Taurice King, (2016), Security Officer

Dale M. Knight (2016), Security Officer

James Lampkin (2016), Security Officer

Carolyn Madlock (2017), Housekeeper

James Massey (2007), Grounds Supervisor

A.S., East Central CC; B.S., Mississippi State University

Charles Matthews, Jr. (2002), Security Supervisor 1st shift

Donald McCluskey (2014), Security Officer

Josie Morris (2015), Housekeeping Supervisor

Dian Myers (2012), Security Officer

Kyle O’Donnell (2012), Grounds Technician

LeeLee Partridge (2012), Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Vice President of Campus Operations
B.A., Louisiana State University

David R. Potvin (2014), Grounds Technician

Rona Potvin (2009), Administrative Assistant to the Director of Maintenance

Mae Powell (2008), Housekeeper

Jamie Quin (2008), Security Supervisor, 2nd shift

Marilyn Ross (2010), Housekeeper

Robin Savoy (1999), Director of Campus Services
B.S.M., Belhaven University: M.S.L., Belhaven University

Lenard Schaffer, Jr. (1996), Housekeeper

Jim Scott (2014), Administrative Assistant to the Director of Security

Passion Sims (2017), Housekeeper

Dorothy Smith (2016), Housekeeper

Lisa Smith (2015), Housekeeper

Stephen Smith (2015), Grounds Technician

Michael Sterling (2015), Security Officer

Willie Stigger (2014), Housekeeper

Caleb Storck (2016), Grounds Technician

Erika Taylor (2013), Security Officer

Kevin Taylor (2007), Maintenance Technician

Roderick Thornton (2013), Security Officer

Jonathan Tolbert (2010), Maintenance Technician

James Tyler (2016), Housekeeper

Dennis Varner (2012), Maintenance Technician

Michael Wells (2006), Security Supervisor 3rd shift

Ricky White (2007), Maintenance Technician

Shemika Whitlock (2016), Housekeeper

Amy Williams (2008), Housekeeper

Johnnie Williams (2017), Security Officer

Ronald Young (2010), Housekeeper

LE Younger (2003), Housekeeper

UNIVERSITY ADVANCEMENT

Jeff Rickels (2012), Vice President of University Advancement

Dees Britt (2016), Director of Alumni Relations

Jim Goode (2014), Church Relations and Planned Giving Officer

Audra Russell (2016), Director of Operations

BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Virginia Henderson (1997), Chief Financial Officer and VP for Business Affairs
Hinds Community College, Belhaven University

BUSINESS OFFICE

Connie Allen (2016), Cashier

Christy Burkes (2016), Assistant Controller

Sherry Collins (2006), Controller
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi

James Hall (2009), Accountant
B.S., Mid Continent University

Shekaria Summers (2002), Accounts Payable Administrator
B.S., Belhaven University

BOOKSTORE

Rudy Battistelli (2014), Bookstore Manager
B.A., Memphis State University

Brian Gates (2005), Bookstore Textbook Manager
B.A., Mississippi College

Ashley Jordan (2014), Jackson Adult Book Exchange

Timothy Jordan (2010), Assistant Bookstore Textbook Manager

Ashley Thornton (2014), Bookstore Cashier

HUMAN RESOURCES/PAYROLL

Debra Hartfield (2012), HR Specialist I

Niki Jobe (2010), Payroll Administrator

Melia Arrington (2015), Payroll Specialist

Jennifer Brown (2012), Payroll Specialist

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Bo Miller (2006), Director of Information Technology
B.E.E., Georgia Institute of Technology

Dennis Bonds (2012), Computer Technician
B.A., Belhaven University

Heather Cochran-Smith (2015), Assistant Systems Administrator
B.A., Morehead State University, M.S., University of Southern Mississippi

Scott Foreman (2015), Computer Technician
B.A., Belhaven University

David Harbaugh (2011), Assistant Systems Administrator
B.S., Belhaven University

Laura Lovell (2011), IT Coordinator
B.B.A., Belhaven University

Terry McInnis (2007), Computer Technician
B.B.A., Belhaven University

Stephanie Steelman (2014), Systems Administrator
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi

Rik Tice (2010), Server Manager
B.S., Sterling College

ENROLLMENT AND MARKETING

Kevin Russell (2003), Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing
B.B.A., Millsaps College; M.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin

Rebecca C. Sims (1998), Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing
A.A.S., Jones County Junior College; B.S.M., Belhaven University

LIBRARY

Chris W. Cullnane, II (1997), Evening/Interlibrary Loan Librarian
B.A., Indiana University; M.Div., Grace Theological Seminary; M.L.S., Indiana University

Charles Gauden (2007), Reference/Periodicals Librarian
B.S., Florida State University; M.B.A., Auburn University; M.L.S., Louisiana State University

Tracy Harrington (2011), Reference Librarian/Database Librarian
B.A., Bates College; M.S.L.S. University of Tennessee; M.A., Assemblies of God Theological Seminary

Daylan Stephens (2009), Circulation Librarian
B.A., Belhaven University; M.L.I.S., University of Southern Mississippi

REGISTRAR

Donna Weeks (1999), Registrar
B.S., Belhaven University

Stephanie Barrett (2008), Assistant to the Registrar
B.B.A., Delta State University

James A. Canevaro (2016), Records Analyst
B.S., University of Montevallo; M.Div., Reformed Theological Seminary

Edward (Bob) Cochran (2017), Records Analyst
B.S., Mississippi College

Lee Craig (2009), Coordinator of Ceremonies
B.I.S.E., Auburn University

Jean Anne Fairly (1998), Records Analyst
B.S., Belhaven University

Deborah Fulton (2008), Records Analyst
B.S., Mississippi College

Kim Long (2014), Assistant to the Registrar
B.B.A., Mississippi State

Thomas Nations (2017), Assistant to the Registrar
B.S., Mississippi College

Pam Savell (2003), Records Assistant
B.A., Belhaven University

STUDENT FINANCIAL SERVICES – FINANCIAL AID

Debbie Braswell (2014), Director of Financial Aid
A.A., Hinds Community College

Bonnie Bounds (2016), Financial Aid Communication Specialist

Matthew Burt (2015), Financial Aid Counselor

Tawesia Colyer (2005), Sr. Financial Aid Counselor
B.S., The University of Southern Mississippi

Cressida Durham (2014) Communications Specialist

Tina Henderson (2016), Financial Aid Officer

Amanda Holiday –Gray (2015) Financial Aid Compliance Coordinator
B.S, Mississippi College, M.S. Mississippi College;

Clate Holleman (2015), Financial Aid Counselor
B.A. and M.A., University of Mississippi

Lyn Payne (2004), Technology Coordinator

BBA, Millsaps College, MACC, Millsaps College

Chris Ranson (2016), Financial Aid Counselor

STUDENT FINANCIAL SERVICES - STUDENT ACCOUNTS

Ryan Braswell (2016), Military & Sponsor Administrator

Latasha Jones (2015), Student Accounts Specialist

Kim Richmond (2013), Student Accounts Specialist

STUDENT AFFAIRS

Scott Little (2001), VP for Student Affairs and Athletics /Director of Athletics
B.A., The University of Mobile; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Chelsea DeLeon (2016), Coordinator of Student Leadership & Activities
B.S., Belhaven University

Drew Gardner (2014), Coordinator of Student Leadership and Recreation
B.A., Belhaven University

Glenda Grant (2006), Administrative Assistant for Dean of Students
B.S., Jackson State University

Jennifer Griffin (2006), Administrative Assistant for Student Affairs
A.A., Hinds Community College; B.S., Jackson State University

Gregory Hawkins (2006), Dean of Students
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Geneva College

Claire Langley (2008), Director of Career Services
B.S., William Carey University; M.S., Belhaven University

Rachel Loftus (2016), Resident Director – Helen White Hall
B.S., Belhaven University

Kaitlin Moody (2014), Resident Director – Gillespie Hall
B.A.M., Belhaven University

Jo Beth Murphree (2003), Director of Student Leadership
B.S, The University of Tennessee at Martin; M.S., Mississippi College

Megan Rowan (2015), Resident Director – University Village
B.A., Belhaven University

James Scott (2014), Resident Director – Robertson/Wells Hall
B.S., Belhaven University

Lewis Stewart (2016), Residence Life Coordinator

Kelly Weber (2016), Resident Director – Caldwell Hall
B.F.A., Belhaven University

UNIVERSITY RELATIONS

Bryant Butler (2005), Director of University Relations
B.A., Mississippi College

Jason Brock (2008) Search Engine Marketing and Media Manager
B.S., Mississippi College

Ian Cory Drake (2012), Social Media Optimization Coordinator
B.A., Belhaven University

Doreen Fagerheim (1997), Director of Web Services
B.A., Houghton College

Corrie Hung (2014), Communications Specialist

David Sprayberry (2011), Assistant Director of University Relations
B.S., Mississippi College

Chad Wallace (2012), Digital Communications Specialist
B.S., Mississippi State University, M.A., Louisiana State University

FACULTY

Dana M. Armstrong (2015), Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mississippi Medical Center; M.S.N., University of Mississippi Medical Center

Darrell Baughn (2017), Instructor of English
B.A., Belhaven Univ.; M.A., Univ. of Alabama; Ph.D., Univ. of Alabama School of Law

Michael E. Bednarczuk, Assistant Professor and Chair of Public Administration
B.A., Miami University; M.A., Ohio University; M. A., Stony Brook University

Rebekah Bert (2011), Specialty Instructor of Theatre
B.A., Grove City College; M.A., Binghamton University

Gary Reid Bishop (2011), Prof. of Chemistry
B.S., Mississippi College, Ph.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center

Krista Bower (2012), Chair and Associate Professor of Dance
B.F.A., Belhaven University; M.F.A., Jacksonville University/White Oak

Elizabeth Brandon (2015) Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Delta State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama, Birmingham

Jeffrey Brannon (2012), Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies
B.S., Samford University; M.Div., Reformed Theological Seminary (Florida); Ph.D., University of Edinburgh

Phillip Carlson (2012), Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Physics
B.S. Wayland Baptist University; Ph.D. Iowa State University

Benjamin Carr (2009), Associate Professor of Exercise Science
B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi

LeAnn Carter (2015), Associate Professor of Education
B.A., University of Mississippi; M.Ed., University of Mississippi, Ed.D., University of Mississippi

Cornelius Denson, Jr. (2013), Assistant Professor of Graphic Design
B.F.A., Mississippi State University; M.F.A., Savannah College of Art & Design

Lee Denton (2016), Instructor of Business (Memphis)
B.B.A., Millsaps College; J.D. University of Mississippi

Joanna B. Dieckman (2000), Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., Millsaps College; M.A., The University of Mississippi

Susan M. Duett (2015), Assistant Professor & Director of Health Administration
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., Mississippi State University; M.S. The University of Mississippi Medical Center; Ph.D., The University of Mississippi Medical Center

John Estes (2012), Assistant Professor and Chair of Mathematics
B.S., Oral Roberts University; M.S, and Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Debi Fatherree (2015), Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.A., Alcorn State University; B.S., Mississippi University for Women; M.S.N, University of Mississippi

Rose Mary Foncree (1999), Associate Professor of English and Director of Omega College
B.A., M.A., Valdosta State College

Becky Freeman (2015), Assistant Professor of Theatre
B.S., University of Alabama; M.F.A., University of Alabama

Joseph D. Frost (2004), Associate Professor of Theatre
B.A., Malone College; M.A., M.F.A., Regent University

Angela Gaddis (2006), Associate Professor of Social Services
A.A., Clarke College; B.S.W., University of Mississippi; M.S.W., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., Univ. of Alabama

Rebecca Geihsler-Chittom (2016), Specialty Instructor of Music
B.A., Centenary College of Louisiana; M.M., University of Mississippi; D.A., University of Mississippi

Paxton Girtmon (2007), Professor of Music
B.A., Northwestern State University; M.A., Northwestern State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Geoffrey P. Goldsmith (1993), Professor and Chair of the Accounting Department
B.A., Hillsdale College; M.B.A., Michigan State University; M.A.T.S., Wheaton College; Ph.D., Kent State University

Charles Green (2013), Instructor of Education (Memphis)
B.S., Southern University; M.E.D., Loyola University; Masters plus 30, University of New Orleans; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Matthew Guinn (2017), Associate Professor of Creative Writing
B.A., Univ. of Georgia; M.A., Univ. of MS; Ph.D., Univ. of South Carolina

Gretchen Haien (2007), Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Belhaven University; M.F.A., Louisiana Tech University

Edrick L. Hall (2016), Instructor of Psychology (Houston)
B.A., Prairie View A&M University; M.A. Prairie View A&M University

Tiffany Harrington (2016), Developmental Reading and Writing Director
B.A., Belhaven College; M.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Jackson State Univ.

Claude Peter Hays, III, CPA (1998), Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.S., M.B.A., The University of Southern Mississippi

John Herberich (2013), Instructor of Biblical Studies (Chattanooga)
B.A., University of Akron; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; M.Th., Covenant Seminary; D.Min., Westminster Seminary

Donald Hubele (1997), Associate Professor of English; Chair of the English Department
B.A., Malone College; M.A., California State University; Th.G., Baptist Bible College; D.A., Middle Tennessee State University

Marsha James (2011), Assistant Professor of Business Administration
B.S., University of Texas; M.B.A., Millsaps College; Ph.D., University of Alabama

Yusufu Jinkiri (1998), Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.S., Ahmadu Bello University; M.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D., The University of Connecticut

Brodie Johnson (2017), Instructor of Business
B.S., Memphis State Univ.; M.S., Memphis State Univ.; Ph.D., Capella Univ.

Ken Jones (2017), Instructor of Social Services
B.A., Univ. of Oregon; M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary; M.A., Univ. of South Dakota; Ph.D., Univ. of South Dakota

Jonathan G. Koeford (2016), Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Arizona State University; M.A. Saint Louis University; Ph.D. Boston University

Cynthia Leavelle (2011), Director of English Language and Culture Project
B.S., University of North Texas; M.A., University of North Texas

Glenda K. Lee (2014), Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mississippi; M.S.N., University of Mississippi

Latonia Lewis (2016), Instructor of Public Administration (Jackson)
B.S.M., Belhaven University; M.S.M., Belhaven University; D.B.A., Baker College

Marc W. Lewis (2016), Instructor of Health Administration (Jackson)
B.S., University of Louisiana; M.S. Trinity University; Ph.D. University of Southern Mississippi.

Carina Lindsey (2017), Director of Student Success
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.S. Mississippi State University; Ph.D. University of Mississippi.

Ervin Martin (2000), Professor of Business Administration
B.A., Portland State University; M.P.A., M.S., The University of Alaska; M.A., Ph.D., The Fielding Institute

Joseph M. Martin (1989), Professor of Christian Ministries; Chair of the Biblical Studies and Ministries Department
B.A., Duke University; B.D., Th.M. Columbia Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Georgia State University

Warren Matthews (2013), Professor of Business Administration (Houston)
B.A., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Lydia McCardle (2007), Professor of Education
B.S., Delta State University; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ed.D., Mississippi State University

Aaron McCarver (2010), Specialty Instructor of English Composition
B.S., Wesley College; M.A., Mississippi College

Sandra McClendon (2013), Instructor of Social Services (Jackson)
B.A., Coker College; M.S.W., University of South Carolina

Tina McDyess (2014), Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., University of Southern Mississippi; B.S.N., University of Mississippi; M.S.N., University of Mississippi

Jerold Meadows (2013), Instructor of Business (Jackson)
B.S., Mississippi College; M.B.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Capella University

Rebekah Mincey (2013), Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., William Carey University; M.S., William Carey University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Bill Moak (2016), Chair and Assistant Professor of Communication
A.A., Southwest Mississippi Community College; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi

James (Will) Moody (2013), Instructor of Business (Jackson)
B.A.cc., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., Mississippi State University

Laura Morton-Zebert (2004), Associate Professor of Dance
B.S., The University of Houston; Ad Deum Dance Company; Houston Ballet Ben Stevenson Academy

Eleanor Nabors (2017), Assistant Professor of Business Law
B.B.A, Mississippi State Univ.; J.D., Mississippi College of Law; MBA, Univ. of Mississippi

Rick Negron (2016), Chair and Assistant Professor of Film Production
B.S., University of Miami; M.F.A., Regent University

Jonathan Neiswinger (2016), Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Geneva College; Ph.D. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Claudia Nisbett (2011), Professor of Education
B.S.E., Delta State University; M.Ed., Delta State University; Ed.D., Delta State University

Joel Oakley (2015), Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia

David O’Gwynn (2015), Assistant Professor and Chair of Computer Science
B.S., Belhaven College; M.S. Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham

Andrew C. Parker (2016), Assistant Professor of Business (Atlanta)
A.S. Community College of the Air Force; B.A., Southeastern Baptist Theological College; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Tracie Parish (2016), Associate Professor of Exercise Science
B.S. University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D. Louisiana State University

MaryLou Parrott (2013), Professor of English
B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Seth A. Parry (2016), Chair and Associate Professor of History
B.A., Houghton College; M.A., Hunter College; Ph.M., CUNY Graduate Center; Ph.D., CUNY Graduate Center

William M. Penn, Jr. (1981), Professor of Economics and Business
B.A., Western Maryland College; Ph.D., Duke University

Robert W. Pennebaker (2003), Associate Professor of Art; Chair of the Visual Arts Department
B.A., M.A., Mississippi College

Christopher Allen Phillips (2016), Specialty Instructor of Music
B.M., Samford University; M.M.Ed., Samford University

Stephen Phillips (1999), Associate Professor of History and Political Science
B.A., Dallas Baptist University; M.A., Texas A & M University - Commerce; Ph.D., Baylor University

Ron Pirtle (2017), Instructor of English
B.A., Western Carolina Univ.; M.A., Western Carolina Univ.; M. Div., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; M. Div., Liberty Theological Seminary

Kim Priesmeyer (2012), Associate Professor of English (Houston)
B.S., Ball State University; M.A., University of Houston - Clear Lake; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University

Bettye H. Quinn (1966), Associate Professor of Education
B.A., Belhaven University; M.Ed., Mississippi College

David Riddering (2012), Assistant Professor of Business
B.A., University of Puerto Rico; M.B.A, Ph.D., Inter-American University

Ginger Roark (2013), Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.S., University of Mississippi; M.B.A., Mississippi College; C.P.A

Leslie Robinson (2013), Specialty Instructor in Chemistry
B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Mississippi Medical Center; Ph.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center

Erin Rockwell (2008), Associate Professor of Dance
B.A., St. Olaf College; M.F.A., California State University

Owen Rockwell (2016), Specialty Instructor of Dance and Music
B.M., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.M., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.M.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Stephen W. Sachs (2004), Professor of Music; Chair of the Music Department
B.S., B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Ohio University; D.M.A., The Catholic University of America

Elissa Sartwell (2014), Associate Professor of Theatre Department
B.A., George Fox University; M.A.T., George Fox University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Andrew M. Sauerwein (2005), Professor of Music
A.A., Multnomah Bible College; B.M., M.M., The University of Oregon; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University

Deborah Shirley (2013), Instructor of Business (Atlanta)
B.S., Covenant College; M.A., Central Michigan University; Ph.D., Northcentral University

James Louis Shull (2016), Instructor of Biblical Studies (Jackson)
B.A., Belhaven University; M.Div., Reformed Theological Seminary; D.Min., Reformed Theological Seminary

Amy Rex Smith (2015), Director of RN-BSN Nursing Program; Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Seattle Pacific University; M.S., Boston University; D.N.Sc., University of California-Los Angeles

Jason Smith (2014), Instructor of Business (Houston)
B.A., Moody Bible Institute; M.A., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Th.M., Harvard University; M.B.A., Western Carolina University

Randall Smith (2001), Chair and Professor of Creative Writing
B.B.A., The University of Georgia; M.A., Ph.D., The University of South Carolina

Stephen Ray Smith (2016), Assistant Prof. of Business Admin. (Chattanooga)
B.A., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; M.I.B.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Regent University

Deborah Smitherman (2015), Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mississippi; M.S.N., University of Mississippi

David Sollish (2015), Associate Professor and Chair of the Theatre Department
B.F.A., West Virginia University; M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

John B. Song (2016), Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies (Atlanta)
B.B.A., Bernard M. Baruch College; M.Div. Westminster Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School

Elizabeth Sweatt (2016), Specialty Instructor of Dance
B.F.A., Belhaven University

Nate Aaron Theisen (2002), Professor of Art
B.F.A., The University of South Dakota; M.F.A., Wichita State University

Melissa Thorson (2011), Dean of the Honors College, Associate Professor of Art History
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University

Anita Trigg (2012), Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A. Samford Univeristy; M.A., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S.W., Southern University of New Orleans

Ravenna Michelle Tucker Wagnon (2006), Associate Professor of Dance
The Royal Academy of Dancing and Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing majors examinations; Ad Deum Dance Company in Houston, Texas

Elise Turner (2014), Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mississippi; M.S.N., University of Mississippi

Gigi Turner (2013), Assistant Professor and Chair of Graphic Design
B.F.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Jon Tyson (2009), Assistant Professor of Graphic Design
B.S. and M.E.D., Mississippi College

Everett Wade (2015), Assistant Professor of English (Memphis)
B.A., University of Memphis; M.A., University of Memphis; Ph.D., University of Memphis

Jolivette Wallace (2011), Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.B.A., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., William Carey University; Ph.D., Walden University

Paige N. Walters (2017), Instructor of English (Chattanooga)
B.A., University of California; M.A., Middle Tennessee State University

Robert P. Waltzer (1993), Professor of Biology, Chair of the Biology Department
B.A., The University of Delaware; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Carol Ward (2016), Instructor of Business (DeSoto)
B.A, Mississippi Valley State; M.B.A., Webster University; D.B.A., University of Phoenix

Catherine C. Wasson (1999), Professor of Education
B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Delta State University; Ph.D., The University of Mississippi

Kristen K. White (2016), Assistant Professor and Chair of International Studies
B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University; M.A., Union University; M.A., Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University

Scott A. White (2000), Professor of Psychology
B.A., Taylor University; M.A., Wheaton College; M.A., PsyD., Biola University

Mia Whitehead (2016), Specialty Instructor of Dance
Dance Apprentice Program, Belhaven University

Cynthia Wilkins (2013), Chair of Graduate Education & Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Baylor University; M.E.D., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Miranda Williams (2013), Dance Athletic Trainer
B.S., Eastern Illinois University; M.S., Delta State University

Elizabeth Bruce Williford (1988), Professor of Psychology; Chair of the Psychology Department
B.A., Belhaven University; M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Emily Wright (2010), Associate Professor of Dance
B.F.A., Belhaven University; M.F.A., Arizona State University

Song Xie (2005), Professor of Music
B.A., Guangxi Institute of Arts, The Shanghai Conservatory of Music in China; M.A., Louisiana State University

FACULTY EMERITI

Ouida W. Bass, Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., Belhaven University; M.M., Louisiana State University

Bewey Bowden, Assistant Professor of Speech and Drama
B.A., M.Ed., Mississippi College

Virginia Ruth Hoogenakker, Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Belhaven University; M.M., The Chicago Musical College of Roosevelt University

Phil Kelly, Professor and Chair of Chemistry/Physics Dept. and Division of Natural Sciences
B.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D. University of Southern Mississippi

James W. Park, Professor of Economics and Business; Chair of the Division of Business Administration
B.S., M.B.E., The University of Mississippi; Ph.D., The University of Alabama

Annie Florence Powers, Instructor of Secretarial Science
B.S., Mississippi University for Women, D.C.S., Belhaven University

Sandra L. Rasberry, Dean of the School of Education
B.S., West Georgia College; M.A., The University of South Alabama; Ed.D., Mississippi State University

Geraldine Roberts, Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ed.S., Jackson State University; Ph.D., The University of Mississippi

Charles R. Rugg, Associate Professor of History and Physical Education
B.S., M.A., Louisiana Tech University

Jack B. Scott, Professor of Biblical Studies
B.A., Davidson College; M.Div., Columbia Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Dropsie University

Janie Smith, Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., Auburn University

Roy E. Stillwell, Professor of Music
B.M., MacMurray College; M.A., D.M.A., The Eastman School of Music

Evelyn D. Tackett, Acquisitions/Cataloguing Librarian
B.A., Belhaven University; M.L.S., Emory University

Paul R. Waibel, Professor of History
B.A., Lynchburg College; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., West Virginia University

I. Newton Wilson, Jr., President (1986-1995)
B.A., Belhaven University; M.Div., Columbia Theological Seminary; M.R.E., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., The University of Southern Mississippi