Oct 22, 2021  
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog 
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty and Staff

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The Faculty


ALBRIGHT, CHARLOTTE (2007)  Assistant Professor of Television Studies, B.A. Bennington College; M.A. Boston University; Ph.D. Boston University

ANDERSON, THOMAS (2008) Assistant Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S., M.S. Western Illinois University; Ph.D. University of Illinois

ATKINS, NOLAN T. (1997) Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. University of Minnesota; M.S., Ph.D. University of California Los Angeles

BALLOU, DAVID (1993) Professor of Television Studies, B. A. Lyndon State College; Ed.M. Boston University

BELILES, DAVID B. (1992) Professor of English, B.A. George Washington University ; M.A. University of Texas; Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

BENNION, JANET (2003) Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, B.A. Utah State University; M.A. Portland State University; Ph.D. University of Utah

BERRYMAN, BRUCE F. (1982) Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. University of Wisconsin; M.S. University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

BOZEMAN, JAMES R. (l985) Professor of Mathematical Sciences, B.S. Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.A. University of California; A.M. Dartmouth College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

BROADWATER, ERNEST H. (1974) Professor of Education, B.S. Keene State College; M.Ed. Temple University; Ph.D. Ohio State University

CASE, JEFFREY (2008) Assistant Professor of Visual Arts, B.S. Southern Utah University; M.F.A. University of Arizona

DALEY, DANIEL (2008) Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences, A.S., B.S., M.Ed. Lyndon State College

DAVISON, GEOFFREY (2008) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.Ed. University of Sheffield (England); M.S. Central Washington University

DELEO, CATHERINE (1977) Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S. Northeastern University; M.S. Northeastern University; Ed.D. Boston University

DELEO, JOHN (1976) Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S. Northeastern University; M.S. University of Utah; Ed.D. Boston University

FARRELL, KEVIN J. (1990) Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.S. Nasson College; M.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of Rhode Island

GIESE, ALAN (2006) Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences/Biology, B.A. University of California at Santa Cruz; M.S. Oregon State University; Ph.D. Arizona State University

GILMAN, CHANDLER R. (1998) Associate Professor of English, B.A. Williams College; M.A. University of New Hampshire; M.F.A. Vermont College of Norwich University

GLENTZ BRUSH, KELLY A. (2002) Associate Professor of Visual Arts, B.F.A. Kansas City Art Institute; M.F.A. University of Kansas

HERTZ, BARRY (1980) Professor of Education, B.S. Bryant College; Ed.M. Temple University; Ed.D. Temple University

HILTON, MARK (1999) Associate Professor of Business Administration, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.B.A. Plymouth State University

HUGHES, DEBORAH (2007) Assistant Professor of Mathematics/Computer Science, M.S. New Jersey Institute of Technology; B.S. Fairleigh Dickinson University

JACOBSON, RODNEY (2007) Assistant Professor of Business Administration, B.S., M.B.A. Northeastern University

JOHNSTON, DAVID (2005), Assistant Professor of English/Philosophy,  B.A. Denison University; M.A., Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook

KOROL, RHONDA (1995) Professor of Psychology, B.A. Dartmouth College; B.S. University of Minnesota; M.A. University of Cincinnati; Ph.D. University of Cincinnati

LATHROP, ALISON S. (1999) Associate Professor of Geology, B.Sc. Bates College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

LEDOUX, GREGORY (2009) Visiting Assistant Professor in Exercise Science, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.S. Bridgewater State College

LEONARD, MELISSA (2007) Assistant Professor of Music & Performing Arts, B.A. Montana State University; M.F.A. University of Massachusetts Amherst

LEWIS, TIMOTHY R. (1999), Associate Professor of Television Studies, B.A. University of Vermont ; M.A. Union Institute & University/Vermont College

LUCE, BENJAMIN (2008), Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences/Physics, B.S. State University of New York at Fredonia; M.S., Ph.D. Clarkson University

LUNA, ANDREA (1997) Associate Professor of English/Coordinator of Composition, B.S. University of Vermont; M.A. University of New Hampshire; Ph.D. University of New Hampshire



McCOY, DAISY (1991) Professor of Mathematical Science, B.A. Douglass College of Rutgers University; M.S. Virginia Tech; Ph.D. Virginia Tech

MEACHEM, MEAGHAN (2008) Assistant Professor of Television Studies, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.A. Marlboro College Graduate Center

METZKE, LINDA K. (1988) Professor, Special Education, B.S University of Wisconsin; M.S. University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. Marquette University

MITCHELL, LINDA M. (1989) Professor of Business Administration, B.A. Occidental College; M.S. University of Southern California; M.B.A. Columbia University

MOYE, RICHARD H. (1991), Professor of English, B.A. Middlebury College; M.A. Columbia University; M.Phil. Columbia University; Ph.D. Columbia University

MUELLER, HARRY (2003) Assistant Professor of Visual Arts, A.A.S. Milwaukee Institute of Technology; A.A.S., B.S. Rochester Institute of Technology

NELSON, GARET (2001) Associate Professor/Library Director, B.A. University of South Florida; M.Ed. University of Arkansas; M.L.I.S. University of South Florida

NORLING, JONATHAN (2008), Assistant Professor, Mountain Recreation Management, B.A. North Park University; M.S. Southern Illinois University; Ph.D. University of Utah

NORRIS, ELIZABETH E. (2002) Associate Professor of Music & Performing Arts, B.M. Illinois State University; M.M. Indiana University; D.M.A. University of Kansas

PARISI, PHILIP J. (2004) Assistant Professor of Visual Arts, A.S. Champlain College; B.F.A. School of Visual Arts; M.F.A, Hunter College

PAUL, RICHARD (2008) Assistant Professor of Business Administration, B.A. University of South Florida; M.B.A. University of North Florida

PLAZEK, DAVID (2006) Assistant Professor of Social Sciences/Political Science, B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.P.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D. West Virginia University

POBER, DAVID (2005) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst

RAZZANO, ELAINE (1995) Professor of English, B.A. Georgian Court College; M.A. Seton Hall University; M.Ed. Plymouth State University; Ph.D. SUNY Buffalo

ROSSI, RONALD R. (1976) Professor of Psychology, B.A. Drew University; M.A. University of Cincinnati; Ph.D. University of Cincinnati

SEARLS, PAUL (2005) Assistant Professor of History, B.A. Hobart College; M.A. University of Vermont; Ph.D. New York University  

SGHERZA, ANTHONY (2004), Associate Professor of Exercise Science, B.A. Kean College of NJ; B.S. University of Pittsburgh; M.S. Long Island University; Ph.D. New York University

SHAFER, JASON (2005) Assistant Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. Plymouth State College; M.S. University of Utah

SHERRER, MARGARET (2005) Assistant Professor of Psychology, B.A., University of Rhode Island; M.S.W. Rhode Island College

SHINE, PATRICIA (2003) Associate Professor of Human Services, B.A. Adelphi University; M.S.W. Simmons School of Social Work

SIEGEL, RACHEL S., CFA, (1990) Professor of Business Administration, B.A. Yale University; M.B.A. Yale University

STILES, MERI (2006) Assistant Professor of Psychology/Human Services, B.A., M.S.W., Ph.D. University of Buffalo

STROKANOV, ALEXANDRE A. (2000) Professor of History, B.A. Perm State University (Russia), M.A. Perm State University, Ph.D. Perm State University

STURM, TIMOTHY M. (1982) Professor, Special Education, B.A. Beloit College; M.S. University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. University of North Carolina

TUCKER, BARCLAY (2001) Associate Professor of Visual Arts, B.F.A. University of Utah; M.A. Syracuse University; M.F.A. University of Hartford, Hartford Art School

WERDENSCHLAG, LORI (1992) Professor of Psychology, B.A. Emory University; M.S., Ph.D. Tulane University

WILKINSON, ELIZABETH (2005) Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences/Chemistry, B.S. Trenton State College; M.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D. University of Minnesota

WILLIAMS, DAN (2006) Assistant Professor of English/Journalism, B.A. Kansas State University; M.A. Ohio State University


Part-time Faculty


ADAMS, KIMBERLY, GEU/Natural Sciences, B.S. UVM; M.S.T. Lyndon State College

ANGELL, RICHARD, Allied Health Sciences, M.A. University of Northern Colorado; B.S. University of Maine Orono

BELL, DUDLEY, Exercise Science/Tennis

BENSON, MIRIAM, English, B.A. Brown University, M.A. Lyndon State College

BERTOLINI, MARK, Business Administration/Law, B.A. Middlebury; J. D. Univ. of Puget Sound Law School

BIATHROW, KENNETH, Business Administration/Accounting, C.P.A Accounting, B.B.A. Hofstra University

BIDDLE, WILLIAM, English, B.A. Amherst College; M.A. Boston University

BLANCHARD, IRENE, Psychology, B.S. Pratt Institute; M.Ed. Boston University; M Phil, Ph.D. Syracuse University

BROWN, DENISE, English, B.A., M.A. University of Delaware

BROWN, PHILIP, Music & Performing Arts/Music, B.F.A. Boston University of Fine Arts

BRYAN, LINDA, Visual Arts, B.F.A. Johnson

CHARLES, JEAN, Music and Performing Arts/Music

CORMAN, DONALD, Visual Arts, M.F.A. Nova Scotia College of Art & Design

COTTE, WILLIAM, Music and Performing Arts/Music

DOLAN, DONNA, Psychology, B.A. Lyndon State College; M.S. Springfield College

DOUCETTE, SARAH, Exercise Science

DWYER, PAULINE, Natural Sciences, M.S.T. Lyndon State College

ELMES, MARTHA, Visual Arts/GEU, M.Ed. Lesley University

FITCH, JON, GEU, Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

GADAPEE, BONNIE, Business Administration, B.S. Rivier College

GEREMIA, RAY, GEU, B.A. St. Michael’s College

GREENSTEIN, SUSAN, English, GEU, BA. Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D. Indiana University

HAMMER, KENNETH, Business Administration, B.S.M.E. University of Washington; M.S.M.E. Cornell University

HANNA, CHARLOTTE, Business Administration, B.A. Bennington College; M.A., Ph.D. Stanford University

HASKINS, KAREN, English, M.A. St. Bonaventure University; B.A. Nazareth College

HAZARD, MARY, Business Administration, M.Ed. Lyndon State College

KAPLAN, JONATHAN, Natural Sciences, B.S. Providence College; M.S. University of Rhode Island; Ph.D. University of New Hampshire

KELLAR, KRISTINE, Exercise Science

McCANN, ROBERT, Visual Arts

MACDOWELL, LISA, English, B.A. Albion College; M.A., Ph.D. Rutgers University

MAZZOTTA, PAULINE, Visual Arts, B.F.A. Paier College of Art

MILLER, KAREN, Natural Sciences, B.S. University of Vermont; M.S. University of Vermont


MILLER, MICHAEL, Natural Sciences, B.S. University of Vermont

MITCHELL, HEATHER, English, B.A. Lyndon State College; M.A. Bread Loaf School of English, Middlebury College

MONTAGNE, SHIRLEY, Business Administration, B.A. University of Michigan; M.B.A. Eastern Michigan University

MOORE, BRITT, Music and Performing Arts, B.A. California State University

MOULTON, WILLIAM, Music and Performing Arts, B.A. Berklee College of Music

NAREY, ERIN, English, B.F.A. Emerson College; M.F.A. Vermont College

NORSWORTHY, L. ALEXANDER, Business Administration, Ph.D. The American University, School of International Service

NORWOOD, ADAM, Mathematics, M.Ed. Lyndon State College

PATENAUDE, JENNIFER, Education, B.S. University of Maine at Farmington; M.A. Johnson State College

PORTNER, RICHARD, Television Studies, B.S. St. Cloud State College; M.A. Emerson College

PORTNER, TERRY, English/Television Studies, B.S. St. Cloud State College

POST, SHEILA, English, B.A. Chicago State University; M.A. Northeastern Illinois University; Ph.D. University of Chicago

PULASKI, MURRAY, English, B.A., M.A. Goddard College

RICE, JONATHAN, Geography, M.A. University of New Hampshire

ROCHE, MARIA, Spanish, M.F.A. Escuela de Bellas Artes

ROOSEVELT, MICHAEL, Visual Arts, B.S. University of Plano; B.F.A. Carnegie-Mellon University; M.F.A. Tyler School of Art of Temple University 

STONEBRAKER, EDWARD, Natural Sciences, B.A. Tufts University; D.C. New York Chiropractic College

STORZ, THEA, Visual Arts/GEU, B.A. Hampshire College; M.A.T. Tufts University

STROKANOVA, ELENA, Russian, B.A. Lyndon State College

STRUCK, JAMIE, Mountain Recreation Management, B.A. Lyndon State College

SWAINBANK, DANIEL, English, B.A. Amherst College; M.A.T. University of Massachusetts

SWEET, DENNIS, GEU, B.S. University of Vermont; M.Ed. Lyndon State College

TESTER, LORALEE, French, B.A. Boston University; M.Ed. Lyndon State College

THABIT, ALIA, English, B.A. Lyndon State College

TWOMBLEY, NORMA, Mathematics, M.Ed. St. Michael’s College

ULRICH, TIMOTHY, Mathematics, B.S. Lyndon State College

VAN NOSTRAND, DON, Mathematics, B.A. Potsdam College; M.S. University of New England; D.A. Franklin Pierce University

WALKER-WHARTON, LYDIA, Visual Arts, B.F.A. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

WILLIAMS, NORRINE, Psychology, B.A. Bates College; M.S.W. University of Connecticut

WINTELS, WERNER, Atmospheric Sciences, Ph.D. McGill University

YERKES, DOREEN, Mathematics, B.S. Lyndon State College

Professor Emeriti


ALDRICH, E. RALPH (1969-1995) B.A. Plymouth State College; M.A. Bread Loaf School of English (Middlebury College); Associate Professor of English

BLANCHARD, IRENE (1976-1998) B.S. Pratt Institute; M.Ed. Boston University; M Phil., Ph.D. Syracuse University; Professor of Psychology

EBBETT, BALLARD E. (1960-1998) B.A. University of Wyoming; M.S. University of Wyoming; Associate Professor of Science

ELLIOTT, JUNE (1976) B.S. Lyndon State College; M.A. Goddard College; Ph.D. University of Connecticut; Professor of Psychology

GALLAGHER, SUZANNE (1972-1990) B.A. University of Massachusetts;
M.S. Southern Connecticut State College; M.A. Goddard College; Head Librarian


MILLER, DONALD H. (1959-1999) A.B. SUNY-Albany State; A.M. SUNY-Albany State; Ph.D. University of Connecticut; Professor of Science

REEVES, CAROLYN (1982-2003) B.S. Southern Connecticut State College; MSW University of Connecticut School of Social Work; Professor of Psychology

TOBORG, ALFRED (1960-1999) A.B. Columbia University; M.A. Xavier University; Ph.D. Columbia University; Professor of History

VOS, KENNETH (1967-1999) B.D. Central College; M.Div. New Brunswich Theological Seminary; Ph.D. Columbia University; Professor of Philosophy

The Administration


CAROL A. MOORE, President, B.A. Montclair State College; M.A. Montclair State College; Ph.D. Northeastern University

DONNA DALTON, Dean of Academic and Student Affairs, B.A. Pennsylvania State University; M.S. Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University

WAYNE T. HAMILTON, Dean of Administration, B.A. State University College at New Paltz; M.S. State University of New York at Albany

PATRICIA L. KRAHNKE, Dean of Admissions and Marketing, B.A. Goddard College; M.F.A. Goddard College

ROBERT E. WHITTAKER, Dean of Institutional Advancement, B.A. Franklin & Marshall College; M.S. Utah State University

The College Directors and Staff


Alex D. Allen
Public Safety Officer
Edie I. Allen   Admissions Records Specialist
Stephen C. Allen   LAN/System Administrator
Thomas R. Archer   Director of Physical Plant
Kathy A. Armstrong   Administrative Assistant to Faculty
Jennifer M. Aubin   Financial Aid Officer
Debra M. Bailin   Director of Student Academic Development
Darlene R. Ballou   Director of Broadcast Operations
Mariann W. Bertolini   Director, Northeast Kingdom School Dev. Center
Jay D. Bona   Library Reference/Circulation Assistant
Tanya W. Bradley   Director of Financial Aid
Anne M. Brown   Director of AmeriCorps NEK Initiative
April M. Butler   Assistant Director, Upward Bound
Sarah J. Butler-Collins   Admissions Records Specialist
Rodney J. Call   Custodian
Jody A. Card   Assistant Director, Financial Aid
Alton L. Carr, Jr.   Maintenance Tech
Paula M. Chamberlin   Administrative Assistant for Health and Counseling
Jo-Ann Charron   Custodian/Pool Technician
Theresa Y. Conant   Laboratory Technician/Chemical Hygiene Officer
Mary E. Cooper   Admissions Marketing Specialist
Patricia R. Cross   Administrative Assistant to Director of Physical Plant
Jeff M. Davis   Vehicle Mechanic
Jonathan M. Davis   Director of Student Life/Interim Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Traci L. Davis   Administrative Assistant to Faculty
Michael A. Dente   Chief Technology Officer
Sharon L. Dolloff   Student Services Consultant
Alyssa M. Doolittle   Library Reference/Circulation Assistant
Denise M. Doyon   Custodian
Lori A. Drew   Tutor Coordinator
Terry K. Dwyer   Custodial Supervisor
Donna L. Edwards   Circulation Coordinator
Gaylon R. Ely   Custodian
Mary A. Etter   Learning Specialist
Elaine L. Fournier   Staff Assistant for Student Affairs
Karen M. Fournier   Custodian
Kerri A. Fowler   Admissions Counselor
Evelyn E. Franz   Recorder
Sandra L. Franz   Director of Human Resources
Naomi R. Gallagher   Staff Accountant
Susan C. Gallagher   Coordinator of Public Information
Paulsha D. George   Director of Payroll & Benefits
Donna M. Gile   Admissions Assistant
Darlene N. Gilman   Staff Assistant for Conferences, Career Services
Kathleen E. Gold   Student Success Specialist
Cheryl L. Goldrick   Staff Asst. to Associate Academic Dean
Jacqueline Goodwin   Custodian
Janet U. Goodwin   Custodian
Phyllis A. Green   Interlibrary Loan Specialist
Peter A. Guilfoyle   Head Athletic Trainer/Assistant Athletic Director
George B. Hacking   Director of Public Safety
Debra A. Hale   Registrar
Tim L. Hale   Custodian/Maintenance Worker
Jennifer K. Harris   Development Assistant
Bernard F. Hartshorn   Associate Director of Admissions
Janis L. Henderson   Custodian
Susan P. Henry   Director of Intramurals/SHAPE Manager
Teresa M. Hersom   Student Services Consultant
Linda D. Hilton   Chief Information Officer, VSC
Stacy O. Hopkins   Coordinator of Student Accounts
Erica C. Hoyt   Assistant Director of Admissions
Darlene L. Johnson   Student Services Consultant
William F. Johnson   Assistant Athletic Director
Richard L. Judkins   Maintenance Worker
John R. Kascenska   Associate Academic Dean
Donna J. Keely   Director of the First-Year Experience
Sheilah M. Ladd   Controller
Jon P. Lasseigne   Mechanical Systems Tech
Kenneth W. Leonard   Custodian
Constance K. Libbey   Accounts Payable Specialist
Judy E. Little   Administrative Asst. for Academic Support
Sara L. Lussier   Administrative Assistant, Institutional Advancement
Susan L. Lynaugh   Sr. Teacher/Leader, ECVLC
Mark J. Majors   Instructional Technology Specialist
Peter G. Mallett   Custodian
Vincent U. Maloney   Assistant Director, Admissions
John T. Mandeville   Director, Incubator Without Walls
Hannah N. Manley   Director of Alumni Relations & Development
Daniel R. Martin   Maintenance Tech
Vicki L. Martin   Custodian
William D. Martin   Maintenance Tech
Robert G. McCabe   Director of Student Support Services
Jillian H. McLaughlin   RHD/Housing Coordinator
Patrick P. McLaughlin   Public Safety Officer
Laura L. McNaughton   RHD/Student Activities Coordinator
Brian W. Michaud   Public Safety Officer
Darcie A. Miles   Executive Assistant to the President
Mark H. Mohrmann   Broadcast Systems Administrator
Monique C. Morris   Acquisitions Coordinator
Paul J. Nadeau   Public Safety Officer
Geraldine N. Nelson   Custodian
Arthur W. Peake   Maintenance Supervisor
Heather A. Ring   Associate Registrar
Dianne M. Rivers   Administrative Assistant to Faculty
Cynthia A. Robertson   Assistant to the Dean of Administration
Erin S. Rossetti   Assistant Director, Residential Life
Nathan R. Rossetti   Public Safety Officer
Jason R. Ryan   Senior Desktop Support Technician
Angela Ryan-Williams   Special Services Counselor
Christine L. Seymour   Custodian
Tracy W. Sherbrook   Assistant to Dean of Academic and Student Affairs
Deborah M. Sherwood   Custodian
Takuya Shimamura   Webmaster
Edward W. Simpson   Information Technology Technician
Charles I. Sjolander   Mechanical Systems Tech
Brenda A. Sweet   Administrative Assistant to Faculty
Janet M. Thorn   Coordinator of Library Access Services
Rhonda M. Trucott   Mailroom Supervisor
Mark H. Tucker   Meteorology Data Systems Administrator
Stephanie M. Tyler   RHD/Student Activities Coordinator
Christopher T. Ummer   Director of Athletics
Linda A. Wacholder   Director of Career Services
Carol A. Ward   Development Assistant
Patricia M. Webster   Cataloger
Donna E. Wheeler   Director of Conferences & Guest Relations
C. Richard Williams   Director of Upward Bound
David H. Wood   Custodial Supervisor
Sherri H. Wood   Student Services Consultant
Mary K. Yackley   Staff Assistant, ECVLC
Aaron E. Young   Video Broadcast/Theatre Operations Technician

Board of Trustees of the Vermont State Colleges


James H. Douglas, Ex Officio

Governor, State of VT
William N. Aswad, Rep. Burlington
Greg Clark, Rep. Vergennes
Michelle Fairbrother Rutland
Karen Handy Luneau St. Albans
Richard C. Marron, Vice Chair Stowe
Frank A. Mazza, Sr., Secretary Brandon
Linda Milne Montpelier
Gary W. Moore, Chair Bradford
Martha O’Connor, Treasurer Brattleboro
Heidi Pelletier Montpelier
Peter Peltz, Rep. Woodbury
Gordon Winters Swanton
Peter Wright Lake Elmore


Past Lyndon Presidents


* Ms. Rita L. Bole
* Ms. Florence E. Drew
* Mr. Arthur B. Elliott
* Ms. Susan C. Gallagher
* Dr. Robert E. Long
* Dr. A. John Holden, Jr.
* Dr. H. Franklin Irwin, Jr.
   Dr. Edward I. Stevens
   Dr. Janet G. Murphy
   Dr. Clive C. Veri
   Dr. Margaret R. Williams
 * Dr. Robert A. Burnham

(1935-1936, Acting)
(1958-1959, Acting)
(1970-1971, Acting)
(1997-1998, Interim)