Oct 27, 2020  
2014-15 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-15 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty and Staff

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The Faculty


ANDERSON, THOMAS (2008) Associate Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S., M.S. Western Illinois University

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

BALCOM, IAN (2011) Assistant Professor, Natural Science, B.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of California at  Riverside

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

BOULEY, KATIE (2010) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.S. University of Massachusetts; M.S. Springfield College; Ph.D. Springfield College

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

CASTALDO, JOHN, (2011) Assistant Professor of Business Administration, B.A. Suffolk University, M.B.A. Univeristy of Phoenix

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

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

DOLL, SEAN (2011) Assistant Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, A.A. Brookdale Community College; B.S. Frostburg State University; M.Ed. Plymouth State University

EVANS, ALEXANDRIA (2014) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.S. Norwich University; M.Ed. Springfield College

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

FORTNER, TARA (2013) Assistant Professor of Education, B.A., The College of Saint Rose; M.A. Alfred University; Ed.D. Plymouth State University

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

GILBERT, ROBBY (2014) Assistant Professor of Visual Arts/Animation, B.F.A. School of Visual Arts, New York; M.Ed. Argosy 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

GITTLEMAN, JOSEPH (2009) Assistant Professor, Music Business and Industry, B.A. Johnson State College

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

HANRAHAN, JANEL (2012) Assistant Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.A., Alverno College; M.S. Univeristy of Wisconsin; Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

HAYWOOD-BIRD, EDEN (2014) Assistant Professor of Education, B.A. Regis University; M.A. University of Colorado-Denver; Ph.D. Colorado State University

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

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

JACOBSON, RODNEY (2007) Associate Professor of Business Administration, B.S., M.B.A. Babson College

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

KAMEI, AI (2014) Assistant Professor of Education, B.A., M.S. Osaka Kyoiku University; Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

KASCENSKA, JOHN (2014) Visiting Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.S. Virginia Polytechnic and State University; Ph.D. North Carolina State University

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) Professor of Geology, B.Sc. Bates College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

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

LEWIS, TIMOTHY R. (1999), Professor of Electronic Journalism Arts, B.A. University of Vermont ; M.A. Union Institute & University/Vermont College

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

LUNA, ANDREA (1997) 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 Electronic Journalism Arts, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.A. Marlboro College Graduate Center

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

MIRKIN, BENJAMIN (2013) Assistant Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, M.A. University of Northern Colorado; Ph.D. University of New Hampshire

MOORE, BRITT (2009) Instructor, Music Business and Industry, B.A. California State University

MORISON, WILLIAM (2012) Assistant Professor of Business Administration, B.S. Whittemore School of Business and Economics, University of New Hampshire; M.B.A. Southern New Hampshire University

MUELLER, HARRY (2003) Associate 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

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; Ph.D., Capella University

PFEFFERLE, ZANE (2014) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.S. Doane College; M.S. Springfield College; Ph.D. Springfield College

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

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

SGHERZA, ANTHONY (2004), 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) Associate Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. Plymouth State College; M.S. University of Utah; Ph.D. University of Utah

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

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

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

SMITH, DONNA (2010) Assistant Professor of Electronic Journalism Arts, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.A. Johnson State College

STILES, MERI (2006) Associate 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

STROUP, BRANDON (2012) Assistant Professor of Social Science/Crimial Justice, B.A. Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania; M.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

TUCKER, BARCLAY (2001) 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

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


Part-time Faculty


BALLOU, DAVID, Electronic Journalism Arts

BERTOLINI, MARK, Business Administration/Law

BERTONE, KATHY, Business Administration


BOYE, ALAN, Professor Emeritus (retired), English

BRYAN, LINDA, Visual Arts


COTTE, WILLIAM, Music and Performing Arts/Music

DICKINSON, JEANNE, Natural Sciences

DOWLING, DAN, Electronic Journalism/Atmospheric Sciences,

DWYER, PAULINE, Natural Sciences

EDMONDSON, JANET, Music & Performing Arts

ELMES, MARTHA, Visual Arts

FARNAM, RICHARD, Exercise Science

FITCH, JON, Professor Emeritus (retired), GEU/Psychology

FREGOSI, GIANNA, Music & Performing Arts/Theater

HANNA, CHARLOTTE, Business Administration



JAMES, NANCY, Education

KAPLAN, JONATHAN, Natural Sciences

LEONE, NICOLE, Mathematics


LORIOT, GEORGE, Atmospheric Sciences


MARTIN, ROBERT, Natural Science


McCANN, ROBERT, Visual Arts



McKNIGHT, CYNTHIA, Natural Science

MIKOVITZ, TIM, Music & Performing Arts/Music Business & Industry

MILLER, KAREN, Natural Sciences 

MILLER, MICHAEL, Natural Sciences

MOORE, J. ALAN, English/Philosophy

NAREY, ERIN, English

NOYES, JAMES, Mountain Recreation Management




ROCHE, MARIA, Social Science/Spanish


SAETTA, JASON, Music & Performing Arts

SHAW, CINDY, Mathematics


STORZ, THEA, Visual Arts

STROKANOVA, ELENA, Social Science/Russian


TWOMBLEY, NORMA, Mathematics

ULRICH, TIMOTHY, Mathematics

VADEN, NICHOLAS, Music & Performing Arts/Music Business & Industry





WINTELS, WERNER, Atmospheric Sciences

YERKES, DOREEN, Mathematics

Professor Emeriti


ALDRICH, E. RALPH (1969-1995)

BLANCHARD, IRENE (1976-1998)

EBBETT, BALLARD E. (1960-1998)

ELLIOTT, JUNE (1976 - 1988)

FITCH, JON (1974 - 2005)


GREEN, FRANK (1970 - 2004)

McGOWAN, DORIAN (1959 - 2006)

MILLER, DONALD H. (1959-1999)

PORTNER, RICHARD (1977 - 2006)

REEVES, CAROLYN (1982-2003)

TOBORG, ALFRED (1960-1999)

VOS, KENNETH (1967-1999)


 The Administration


JOSEPH A. BERTOLINO, President, B.S. University of Scranton; M.S.W. Rutgers; Ed.D. Columbia University

KELLIE H. BEAN, Provost & Academic Dean, B.A. Ohio State University; M.A. Ohio State University; Ph.D. University of Delaware

LOREN W. LOOMIS HUBBELL, Dean of Administration, B.A., Smith College; M.B.A., Harvard University Graduate School of Business

JONATHAN M. DAVIS, Dean of Students, B.S. Lyndon State College

THOMAS K. ANDERSON, Associate Provost/Associate Dean for Academic Programs & Faculty, B.S. Western Illinois University; M.S. Western Illinois University

HEATHER A. BOUCHEY, Associate Provost/Associate Dean for Enrollment Management & Institutional Research, B.S. Cornell University; M.S. Illinois State University; Ph.D. University of Denver

The College Directors and Staff

Ronald E. Aiken   Grants Officer
Alex D. Allen    Public Safety Officer
Edie I. Allen   Admissions Specialist
Stephen C. Allen   LAN/System Administrator
Thomas R. Archer   Director of Physical Plant
Kathy A. Armstrong   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Meredith R. Atchison   RHD/Coordinator of Student Activities
Jennifer M. Aubin   Senior Financial Aid Officer
Bonnie D. Babcock   Admissions Records Specialist
Debra M. Bailin   Director of Student Academic Development
Darlene R. Ballou   Director of Broadcast Operations
Trevor A. Barski   Assistant Director of Admissions
Danielle Isabelle Berrien   Director of Career Services
David E. Bixby   Custodian
Sean A. Bliss   Admissions Counselor/Women’s Soccer Coach
Jay D. Bona   Circulation Coordinator
Tanya W. Bradley   Director of Financial Aid
Dustin R. Brooks   Custodian
Anne M. Brown   Director of AmeriCorps NEK Initiative
Rodney J. Call   Custodian/Maintenance Worker
Tim G. Cappalli   Assistant LAN/System Administrator
Jody A. Card   Assistant Director, Financial Aid
Alton L. Carr, Jr.   Maintenance Technician
Patrick D. Carr   Custodian
Keith B. Chamberlin   Director of Communications & Marketing
Paula M. Chamberlin   Staff Assistant for Health and Counseling
Jo-Ann Charron   Custodian/Pool Technician
Theresa Y. Conant   Laboratory Technician/Chemical Hygiene Officer
Elizabeth L Conklin   Interlibrary Loan Specialist
Christina K. Cotnoir   Assistant Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship
Samantha L Couture   Admissions Counselor
Patricia R. Cross   Administrative Assistant to Director of Physical Plant
Michael A. Dente   Chief Technology Officer
Denise M. Doyon   Custodian
Lori A. Drew   Tutor Coordinator
Terry K. Dwyer   Custodial Supervisor
Gaylon R. Ely   Custodian
Mary A. Etter   Learning Specialist
Sheilah M. Evans   Associate Dean of Administration
Charles M. Forrest   Public Safety Officer
Elaine L. Fournier   Staff Assistant for Student Affairs
Karen M. Fournier   Custodian
Miranda D. Fox   Assistant Registrar
Evelyn E. Franz   Recorder
Sandra L. Franz   Director of Human Resources
Naomi R. Gallagher   Staff Accountant
Paulsha D. George   Director of Payroll & Benefits
Kayne  R. Gilcris   Assistant Athletic Trainer
Donna M. Gile   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Darlene N. Gilman   Staff Assistant for Conferences
Kathleen E. Gold   Director of Advising Resources
Cheryl L. Goldrick   Admissions Assistant
Thor T. Goodrich   Graphic & Web Designer
Jacqueline Goodwin   Custodian
George B. Hacking   Director of Public Safety
Nermin Hajdarevic   Maintenance Technician
Tim L. Hale   Custodian/Maintenance Worker
Jennifer K. Harris   Development Officer
Bernard F. Hartshorn   Associate Director of Admissions
Janis L. Henderson   Custodian
Susan P. Henry   Director of Intramurals/SHAPE Manager
Stacy O. Hopkins   Financial Services Consultant
Darlene L. Johnson   Financial Services Consultant
William F. Johnson   Assistant Athletic Director
Richard L. Judkins   Lead Maintenance Worker
Donna J. Keely   Director of the First-Year Experience
Mark L. Lariviere   Custodian
Joel R. Lenoir   Senior Desktop Support
Kenneth W. Leonard   Custodian
Ryan J. Longe   Admissions Counselor
Sara L. Lussier   Assistant Director of Annual Giving
Kathryn J. Maieli   Registrar
Peter G. Mallett   Custodian
Vincent U. Maloney   Director of Admissions
David J. Martin   Financial Aid Officer
Vicki L. Martin   Custodian
Shane E. Mason   Financial Services Consultant
Robert G. McCabe   Director of Student Support Services
Kathleen McIsaac   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Brian W. Michaud   Public Safety Officer
Darcie A. Miles   Executive Assistant to the President
Susan Millar-Williams   Staff Writer
Mark H. Mohrmann   Broadcast Systems Administrator
Ui Jeong Moon   Senior Research Associate
Denise B. Moses   Staff Assistant, Academic Support/Advising Resources Center
Ann M. Nygard   Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship
Brian D. Papa   Atmospheric Sciences Data Systems Administrator
Abbey E. Pasquence   Library Information Desk Assistant
Arthur W. Peake   Maintenance Supervisor
Belinda J. Plymak   Database Manager
Charlotte N. Porcelli   Director of Conferences & Events
Monique C. Prive   Acquisitions Coordinator
Rose E. Reynolds   Assistant Director, Upward Bound
Heather A. Ring   Associate Registrar
Dianne M. Rivers   Staff Assistant to Associate Provost
Cynthia A. Robertson   Assistant to the Dean of Administration
Jonathan J. Ross   RHD/Programming & Community Service Coordinator
Erin S. Rossetti   Director, Residential Life
Nathan R. Rossetti   Public Safety Officer
Victoria E. Rouleau   Staff Assistant, Institutional Advancement
Stephen P. Roy   Custodian
Jason R. Ryan   Assistant Chief Technology Officer
Angela Ryan-Williams   Special Services Counselor
Tara-jean Samora   Cataloger
Evita E. Sandoval   Head Athletic Trainer
Brett L. Santo   President’s Office Assistant
Mary E. Schlesinger   Custodian
Tracy W. Sherbrook   Assistant to Provost & Academic Dean
Graham A. Sherriff   Librarian
Deborah M. Sherwood   Custodian
Takuya Shimamura   Webmaster
Elizabeth A. Simpson   Teacher Leader, ECVLC
Kirsten A. Simpson   Staff Accountant
Charles I. Sjolander   Senior Mechanical Systems Tech
Robert E. Stowell   Public Safety Officer, pt
Jamie A. Struck   Adventure Program Coordinator
Rhonda M. Trucott   Mailroom Supervisor
Mark H. Tucker   Assistant LAN/System Administrator
Christopher T. Ummer   Director of Athletics
C. Richard Williams   Director of Upward Bound
David H. Wood   Custodial Supervisor
Mary K. Yackley   Staff Assistant, ECVLC
Aaron E. Young   Director of Technical Services/Video Broadcast Technician

Board of Trustees of the Vermont State Colleges

Peter Shumlin, Ex Officio Governor, State of VT
Jerry Diamond Montpelier
Lynn Dickinson, Rep. St. Albans
Michelle Fairbrother Rutland
Kraig Hannum Dorset
Tim Jerman, Vice Chair  Essex Junction
Bill Lippert, Jr., Rep. Hinesburg
Karen Handy Luneau, Treasurer St. Albans
Chris Macfarlane Essex Junction
Jim Masland, Rep. Thetford Center
Linda Milne Montpelier
Gary W. Moore Bradford
Martha O’Connor, Chair Brattleboro
Heidi Pelletier, Secretary Montpelier
Colin Santee Student Representative

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
   Dr. Carol A. Moore
   Mr. Steven M. Gold

(1935-1936, Acting)
(1958-1959, Acting)
(1970-1971, Acting)
(1997-1998, Interim)
(2011-2012, Interim)