Faculty Directory

Jamie Adams

Associate Professor (Science, Nursing, and Allied Health), B.S., M.S., Kansas State

Bob Alexander

Associate Professor (Communication and Performing Arts), B.A., ULM; M.A., University of West Florida

Michele Allison

Instructor, Occupational Therapy Assistant Academic Fieldwork Coordinator

Jeff Anderson

Instructor (Science and Allied Health), NRP, B.S., Louisiana Tech

Daniel Atkinson

ELA Instructor (College Transition Programs)

Kathryn Defatta Barattini

Professor (Communication and Performing Arts), M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Michelle Barnickel

Associate Professor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics)

Rick Bartlett

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., University of New Mexico

Rachel Basco

Assistant Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health)

Beau Bevan

Project Director Fire Science (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S. Fire Administration Bowling Green State University

Kelly Brandon

Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Director

Tara Breeland-Southam

Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., Texas Tech University

Jonathan Brown

Assistant Professor (Liberal Arts), M.F.A., University of Florida

Lauren Brown

Instructor (Communication and Performing Arts), M.F.A., University of Southern California

Ty Bryan

Professor, Assistant Dean (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S. Auburn University

Laura Bryant

Professor (Science and Allied Health), M.S. LSU-S, Licensed Physical Therapist

Amy Cannon

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S.N., Northwestern State University

Elisabeth Cason

Associate Professor (Business), M.B.A., University of Dallas

Gulnara Chandler

Associate Professor (Communication and Performing Arts), EdD., LA Tech University

Jessica Cobbs

Professor (Liberal Arts), M.A., Louisiana Tech

Yolanda Cooper

Associate Professor (Liberal Arts), B.G.S., LSUS; M.Ed., LSUS

Judith Coston

Associate Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., University of Texas HSC

Ginger Covington

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S.N., University of Missouri - Columbia

Elaine Cox

Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), Ph.D. LSU-BR

Kimberly Cox

Professor (Science and Allied Health), B.S. LSUMC (PT), Licensed Physical Therapist

Cody Culpepper

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences); M.A., University of Louisiana Monroe

Donna Densmore

Professor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.E. LSU-S

Anna Dickson

Professor (Liberal Arts), M.A., LSUS

Linda Duncan

Assistant Professor (Liberal Arts), M.Ed., University of Hartford

Julie Dupont

Instructor of Culinary Arts (Business), Norwegian Pastry Chef

Terri Durel

Associate Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S.N., American Sentinal University

Jonathan Elmore

Instructor (Communication and Performing Arts), M.B.A., AI; E.d.D., Capella University

Cammie Emory

Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., Kansas State

Kirk Fontenot

Assistant Professor (Liberal Arts), B.A., Louisiana College; M.A.,

Raymond Gaines

Associate Professor (Business Division), MBA, LSUS; J.D., Oklahoma City University

Michael Gennaro

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.A, York University; PhD. University of Florida

Courtney Giddens

Instructor (Science, Nursing, and Allied Health), A.A.S, Pharmacy Technician BPCC; B.S. Northwestern State University

Brian Gilcrease

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics)

Michelle Grant

Professor (Business Division), M.B.A. Louisiana Tech

Ashley Grisham

Assistant Professor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.Ed., LSU-S

Karen Guerin

Professor (Liberal Arts), M.L.A., LSU-S

Randy Haley

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics)

Joseph Halliday

Instructor (Culinary Arts)

Lakeisha Hamilton

Instructor (Communication and Performing Arts)

Deanna Hardy

Associate Professor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.Ed., LSU-S

Mark Harner

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), A.A.S., BPCC; B.A., Tulane University

Natalie Hendrix

Assistant Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., ULM

Addie Hinze

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S., Centenary College; Ph.D., University of Texas-Southwestern

Wesley Hinze

Instructor (Behavioral Science), Ph.D., Baylor University

Danny Hoston

Assistant Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S. Northeast LA State University

Karen Humphrey

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S.N., NSU; M.S.N. LSUHSC-New Orleans

Jennifer Igo

Interim Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.Ed., LSUS.

Adrian Johnson

Electronic Resources / Instructional Librarian (Learning Resources), M.L.I.S., LSU

Roishene Johnson

Professor (Science and Allied Health)

Laura Jones

Instructor (Liberal Arts)

Carole Jorstad

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health)

Lamont Lackman

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.S., Louisiana Tech University

Amber Latson

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.S., Louisiana State University Shreveport; Ph.D., Southern University and A&M College

Melanie Lea

Associate Professor (Communication and Performing Arts), M.A., Northern Arizona University

Rona Leber

Professor/Associate Dean (Communication and Performing Arts), M.A. Eastern New Mexico University

Jennifer Lofton

Assistant Professor (Liberal Arts), M.A., Louisiana Tech University

Alana Lord

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), Ph.D., University of Florida

Kip Lyles

Instructor (College Transition Programs)

Jeff Lynn

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.A., Louisiana Tech

Cathy Maddry

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S.N., Grambling State University

Nathaniel Manning

Instructor (Business), M.S., University of North Dakota

Jennifer McCoy

Instructor (Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics)

Kelly McDade

Associate Professor (Liberal Arts), B.A., Newcomb College of Tulane University; M.L.A. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

Wendy Mcgee

Assistant Master Instructor (Science and Allied Health), B.S., NSU

Jacqueline McMichael

Instructor (College Transition Programs)

Kerry Mcnamara

Instructor (Science and Allied Health), M.S., UNO

Sharonda Mikle

Associate Professor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.A., Louisiana Tech

Marmeshonda Miles

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health)

Lee Anne Moore

ELS Instructor (College Transition Programs), M.A., Northwestern State University

Erica Mullins

Assistant Master Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S., Pfeiffer University

Rhonda Neil

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.S., M.B.A., LSUS.

Sheryl Nelson

Assistance Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S., LSUHSC-New Orleans.

Allison Nutt

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health)

Leonard Osborne

Assistant Professor (Business Division), M.A., U of A

Timothy Osteen

System Administrator/Catalog Librarian (Learning Resources), MS-LS, University of N. Texas

Mandy Perdue

Instructor (Behavioral Science CTP/PSE), M.S., NSU.

Marilyn Persley

Instructor (Science and Allied Health), A.S., BPCC; B.A.S. NSU

Melanie Petchak

Assistant Professor (Science and Allied Health), B.S., NLU; M.S., NSU

Melissa Pietsch

Instructor of Practical Nursing (Science, Nursing, and Allied Health)

Angela Preimesberger

Nursing Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S.N., ULL

Charles Reed

Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S. Michigan State University

Gina Rider

Assistant Professor (Behavioral Science), M.A., Louisiana Tech University

Tanja Robinson

Instructor (Adult Education (CTP))

Jennifer Robison

Instructor (Communication and Performing Arts), B.F.A., Louisiana Tech University

Chris Rondeau

Professor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.Ed., NSU

Carrie Salinas

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), B.A, Centenary College; M.S., LSU

Candace Sandridge

Instructor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), M.S, Virginia Commonwealth University

June Schneider

Instructor/Program Director (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.S., LSU; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Melissa Shepherd

Program Director Phlebotomy (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S. in Community Health LSUS;M.P.H. LSUS

Delbert Shorb

Instructor (Division of Business), A.S., B.S., M.B.A. M.S. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Capella University DBA

Pam Simek

Criminal Justice Program Director (Behavioral and Social Sciences)

Lindsay Small

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), B.S., Louisiana Tech University; M.Ed., LSUS.

Allen Smith

Professor (Science Nursing and Allied Health), B.S.N. Grambling State University, Registered Nurse. M.Ed., Northwestern State University

Joy Smith

Instructor (Liberal Arts)

Horace Spratley

Interim Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.S., Saint Leo University

Mark Starrett

Instructor of Culinary Arts (Business)

Sandra Theus

Professor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), M.A., Grambling State University

Lily Thompson

Assistant Professor (Liberal Arts), M.A., NSU

Rebecca Turbeville

Instructor (Business), M.B.A., LSUS

Steve Turner

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.S., LSUS

George Valcho

Instructor (Business), B.S., Youngstown State University; M.B.A., Southern Methodist University

Gwendolyn Vaughn

Adult Education Instructor (College Transition Programs)

Frank Viviano

Associate Professor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), M.S., Louisiana Tech

Beth Voss

Instructor (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), B.S., University of Arkansas; M.B.A., LSUS

John Wagoner

Associate Professor (Liberal Arts), B.A., Cornell College; M.F.A, Kendall College

Joshua Waldrop

Instructor (Communication and Performing Arts)

Paul Weaver

Professor/Program Director (Technology Engineering and Mathematics), Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary

Constance Winter

Professor (Science, Nursing, and Allied Health), M.P.H., RN, Idaho State University

Rick Woodward

Instructor (Behavioral and Social Sciences)

Dawn Young

Professor (Behavioral and Social Sciences), Ed.D. Grambling State University