Jul 22, 2019  
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2019-2020 
    
College Catalog & Student Handbook 2019-2020

Faculty/Professional Staff


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Andy Alderson
Instructor, Cyber Security & Network Administration
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Tiffany Anderson
Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences
A.A.S., Des Moines Area Community College
B.A., Allen College

Robert Arendt
Associate Professor, Welding Technology
Diploma, Indian Hills Community College

Patricia Babbitt
Instructor, Math
B.A., Graceland University
M.A., Iowa State University

Duke Ball
Lab Technician, Aviation Technologies
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Amanda Beane
Associate Professor, Clinical and Theory, Radiologic Technology
A.A.S., Iowa Central Community College
B.A., Grand Canyon University

Beverly Bethune
Professor, Sociology
B.S., University of Central Arkansas
M.A., Arkansas State University
Ed.S., Arkansas State University

Dallas Black
Instructor, Nursing Theory and Clinical
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., University of Iowa

Kelly Blegen
Professor, Clinical Nursing
B.S.N., University of Iowa

Martin Blomme
Instructor, Electronics
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Kevan Bogert
Automotive Lab Technician
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Denise Bower
Instructor, Nursing Theory and Clinical
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
A.A., Indian Hills Community College

Jennifer Boyenga
Program Director, Fine Arts/Drama Sponsor
B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.A., University of Northern Iowa
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Richard Brauhn
Professor, Aviation Maintenance Technology
B.A., Parks College

Andrew Brainard
Instructor, Welding Technology

Molly Brainard
Instructor, Nurse Aide & Related Health Programs
A.D.N., Indian Hills Community College

Randall Brookhiser
Professor, Aviation Pilot Training
B.S., University of Dubuque

Kim Brown
Associate Professor, Dental Assisting
A.A., Des Moines Area Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University

Colt Brown
Instructor, Aviation Pilot Training
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University

Jill Budde
Executive Dean, Career and Workforce Education
B.S., Clarke College
M.S., Clarke College
D.P.T., Clarke College

Thatcher Carel
Certified Flight Instructor, Aviation
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Tracy Clawson
Professor, Nursing Theory and Clinical
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Graceland University
M.S.N., Walden University
D.N.P., Walden University

Kevin Cook
Professor, English/Advisor, Phi Theta Kappa
B.A., University of Iowa
M.A. University of Iowa
Ph.D., Duke University

Sarah Cottington
Program Director, Health Informatics
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Spring Arbor University
M.H.A., Walden University

Kameo Cragoe
Instructor, English
B.S., Dakota State University
M.S., South Dakota State University

Keith Crist
Instructor, Diesel Locomotive

Adam Darland
Instructor, Chef Training
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Diane Darland
Professor, Accounting
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University
M.B.A., Upper Iowa University

Heather Davison
Associate Professor, History
B.A., University of Iowa
M.A., University of Iowa

Brittany DeCook
Instructor, Early Childhood Program
B.S., Missouri State University
M.A., Missouri State University

Tammy Delker
Program Director, Radiologic Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., University of St. Francis
M.S., University of St. Francis

Bruce Dickerson
Professor, History/Student Senate Sponsor
B.A., Indiana State University
M.A., Indiana State University

Jon Dorman
Instructor, Construction Technology
Diploma, Indian Hills Community College

Justin Doyle
Instructor, Biology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., William Penn University
M.A., Mississippi State University

Kimberly Dreaden
Program Director, Bioprocessing
B.S., University of Florida
M.S., University of Florida

Terry Dunkin
Professor, Aviation Maintenance Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Kimberly Dykes
Professor, Clinical Nursing
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Marycrest College

Rhonda Eakins
Professor, English
B.S., Northeast Missouri State University
M.A. Northeast Missouri State University

Rebecca Ellingson
Department Chair, Nursing
A.A.S., Northeast Iowa Community College
B.S., University of North Carolina
M.S.N., University of Iowa

Mark Fisher
Program Director, Culinary Arts

Zeke Flick
Director, Human Resources
B.S., Upper Iowa University

Doug Flournoy
Professor, Chemistry
B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Ruston Ford
Professor, Spanish
A.A.S., Snow College
B.A., University of Utah
M.A., University of Utah

Andrea Fowler
Instructor, High School Health Sciences
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.D.N., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., William Penn University

Michael Franklin
Lab Assistant, Advanced Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University

Lisa Fritz
Associate Professor, Art
B.F.A., Northeast Missouri State University
M.F.A., Louisiana State University

Dawn Fry
Professor, Clinical Nursing
Diploma, Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Grand View College

William Garrels
Academy Instructor, Advanced Technologies
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Chad Gatlin
Professor, Chemistry and Biology
B.S., Truman State University
M.S., Emporia State University

Alex Goerdt
Associate Professor, Interactive Media Technology
B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.A., University of Northern Iowa

Joe Goudy
Associate Professor, Avionics
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Wayne State University
B.S., Iowa Wesleyan College
M.A., Northeast Missouri State University

Noel Gorden
Dean, Centerville Campus & Learning Services
A.A., Lake Land College
B.A., Eastern Illinois University
M.S., Western Illinois University 

Rick Guffey
Instructor, Welding Technologies
A.A., William Penn University

Brian Hammack
Assistant Chief Flight Instructor
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Kirsten Hanson
Professor, English
B.A., University of Minnesota
M.A., University of Minnesota

Mychelle Harvey
Executive Assistant/Board Secretary
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Upper Iowa University
M.S., Thomas Edison State College

Joshua Hemminger
Program Director, Emergency Medical Services
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University

Jeff Henderson
Program Director, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
B.S., Northeast Missouri State University
M.S., Drake University

Cherece Henry
Program Director, Occupational Therapy Assistant
M.A., Mercy College
B.S., Mercy College

Jennifer Hess
Associate Professor, Sociology/Psychology
B.S., University of Pittsburgh
M.A., Southern Illinois University

Danielle Hodges
Associate Professor, High School Health Sciences
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., University of Iowa
M.S.N., Graceland University

April Hollenhorst
Professor, Psychology
B.S., Bemidji State University
M.S., Winona State University

John Hopwood
Professor, Welding Occupations
Diploma, Indian Hills Community College

Barry Houser
Professor, Cyber Security & Network Administration
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Jenny Howk
Associate Professor, Business
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Truman State University
M.B.A., St. Ambrose University

Chad Hudson
Instructor, Welding

Cale Hutchings
Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., William Penn University
M.A., Viterbo University

David Hynick
Instructor, Commercial Truck Driving
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Richard Johnson
Lab Technician, Diesel Power Systems Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Heidi Jones
Associate Dean, Health Sciences
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., University of Osteopathic Medicine
M.S., University of St. Francis

John-Paul Jones
Associate Professor, Electrical & Renewable Energy Technology 
Diploma, George Brown College

Brydon Kaster
Professor, Sustainable Agriculture and Entrepreneurship
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Iowa State University

Suzanna Keegel
Instructor, Health Sciences Simulation
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Graceland University

Suzanne Keller
Professor, Microbiology/Anatomy and Physiology
B.A., Simpson College
Ph.D., University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio

Joni Kelley
Executive Dean, Enrollment Services & Registrar
B.A., William Penn University
M.A., William Penn University

Lauri Kellner
Professor, Nursing Theory and Clinical
B.S.N., University of South Florida
M.S.N., Walden University

Lori Kielkopf
Professor, Physical Therapist Assistant Program
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., University of Iowa
M.S.Ed., St. Joseph’s College

Tim King
Program Director, Criminal Justice
B.S., Truman State University
M.A., Tiffin University

Stephanie Klenk
Instructor, Dental Hygiene Program
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Ronda Lamb
Associate Professor, Emergency Medical Services
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Sherry Langfritz
Program Director, Social Sciences and Business
B.A., Buena Vista University
M.A., University of Phoenix

Heather Larson
Program Director, Allied Health
B.S. Iowa State University
M.B.A. Walden University

Jeff Long
Associate Professor, Machine Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Joy Lyle
Professor, English
B.A., University of Iowa
M.F.A., University of Iowa

Andrew Mason
Instructor, Aviation Maintenance Technology
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Southern Illinois University- Carbondale

Stacie Mason
Program Director, Clinical Lab Sciences
B.S., Graceland University

Kristin Mayson
Program Director, Sports Medicine
B.S., Truman State University
M.S., Northwest Missouri State University

Brandea McCann
Associate Professor, Math
B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.A., Iowa State University

Mark McWhorter
Professor, Art
B.A., Morehead State University
M.A., Morehead State University

Bill Meck
Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
A.A., Southeastern Community College
B.A., Western Illinois University

Michael Miller
Associate Professor, Biology
B.S., Missouri State University
M.S., Iowa State University

Grant Mitchell
Associate Professor, Machine Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Brett Monaghan
Executive Dean, Student Development & Athletics
A.A., Marshalltown Community College
B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.A., University of Northern Iowa
Ph.D., Iowa State Univeristy

Brenda Moore
Professor, Developmental Studies/Mathematics
B.S., Northwest Missouri State University
M.S., Northwest Missouri State University

Bianca Myers
Director, Marketing and Community Relations
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Park University
M.A., Park University
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Gary Narber
Instructor, Construction Technology
Diploma, Indian Hills Community College

Jeri Olhausen
Associate Professor, Clinical Nursing
B.S.N., South Dakota State University

Joe Owczarzak
Associate Professor, Science/Mathematics
B.A., Augustana College
M.A., University of Arkansas

Craig Payne
Program Director, English and Humanities
B.A., William Penn College
M.A., Northeast Missouri State University
M.A., University of Iowa
Ph.D., University of Wales

Heidi Peterson
Professor, Anatomy and Physiology/Phi Theta Kappa Advisor
B.A., Central College
M.S., Palmer College of Chiropractic

Caroline Peyrone
Program Director, Physical Therapist Assistant/Therapeutic Massage Program
B.A., Penn State University
M.S., Marymount University
D.P.T., Marymount University

Kevin Pink
Director, Information
B.A., Loras College

Oguz Poroy
Associate Professor, Engineering
B.S.E.E., Bogzici University
M.S.E.E., Tuskegee University
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Tisha Pruiett
Associate Professor, High School Health Occupations
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., University of Iowa
M.S.N., Clarkson College

Gordon Rader
Instructor, Chef Training
Certified Executive Chef, American Culinary Federation
B.S., Art Institute of Pittsburgh

Seth Richmond
Instructor, Electronics Engineering Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Marty Roberts
Professor, Machine Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Cheryl Sampson
Associate Professor, Clinical Nursing
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Jay Schelhaas
Associate Professor, Nursing Theory and Clinical
B.A., Dordt College
B.S.N., South Dakota State University
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Roger Scott
Professor, English
B.A., Drake University
M.A., Iowa State University
M.F.A., University of Alabama

Carol Sexton-White
Program Director, Dental Assisting
A.A.A., Des Moines Area Community College
B.F.A., University of Northern Iowa

David Sharp
Professor, Instrumental Music
B.A., University of Miami
M.A., University of Nebraska

Michael Shay
Instructor, Laser/Electro-Optics Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., National Louis University

Janene Sheldon
Associate Professor, Vocal Music and Piano
B.A., Kearney State College
M.M., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
D.M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Alice Shepard
Professor, Radiologic Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., University of St. Francis

Darlas Shockley
Executive Dean, Arts and Sciences
B.A., University of Kentucky
M.A., Texas A & M University
Ed.S., University of Iowa
MSLS, Clarion University

Blaire Siems
Executive Director, Foundation and Development
B.S., University of Iowa
M.S., Walden University

Angela Sieren
Professor, Mathematics
B.A., Wartburg College
M.S., Iowa State University

Rick Simpson
Professor, Commercial Driver Training
Certificate, Indian Hills Community College

Clarence Slavens
Associate Professor, English/Theatre
A.A., East Central College
B.A., University of Missouri
M.A., University of Missouri
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Neric Smith
Program Director, Construction & Agricultural Sciences
B.S., Iowa State University
M.A., Iowa State University

Marlene Sprouse
President
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Northeast Missouri State University
M.A., Drake University
Ed.S., Drake University
Ed.D., Drake University

Victor Streeby
Associate Professor, English
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., University of Iowa
M.A., Iowa State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Peter Sullivan
Instructor, Criminal Justice
B.A., Stockton College
M.A., New Mexico State University

Andy Summers
Associate Professor, Automotive Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Lorri Swarney
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator/Instructor, Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
A.A.S., Kirkwood Community College

Cheryl Talbert
Librarian
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Buena Vista University
M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Tina Tennis
Professor, Clinical Nursing
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Central College

Daniel Terrian
Associate Dean, Advanced Technologies
A.A.S., El Paso Community College
B.S., Park College
M.S., Drake University
Ed.S., Drake University

Matthew Thompson
Vice President, Academic Affairs and Institutional Effectiveness
B.A., Iowa State University
M.A., East Tennessee State University
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Kevin Throckmorton
Professor, Computer Software Development
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Nathan Tillotson
Instructor, Cyber Security & Network Administration
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Mark Van Velsor
Program Director, Information Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.P.S., Bellevue University

Debra Vos
Associate Professor, Psychology
B.A., Ottawa University
M.A., Ottawa University
M.E., Northern Arizona University
Ed.S., Walden University

Olivia Voth
Lab Technician, Nursing
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Graceland University

Rosa Walders
Professor, Clinical Nursing
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., Marycrest University
M.S.N., Clarkson College

Barbara Walker
Associate Professor, Biology
B.S., Parsons College
M.A., Northeast Missouri State University

Camilla Walker
Professor, Mathematics
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.S., Northeast Missouri State University
M.A., Northeast Missouri State University

Don Waltenberger
Department Chair, Arts & Sciences
B.S., Southeast Missouri State University
M.B.A., Lindenwood University
M.S., Capella University

Janis Warden
Associate Professor, High School Health Occupations
B.S.N., Columbia University School of Nursing

Martha Wick
Associate Dean, Governmental Affairs and Information
B.A., Iowa Wesleyan College

Elizabeth Wildt
Instructor, High School Health Sciences Program
B.S.N., Millersville University
M.S.N., Indiana Wesleyan University

Jody Williams
Program Director, Dental Hygiene
A.A.S., Kalamazoo Valley Community College
B.S., Spring Arbor University
M.A., Central Michigan University

Kara Wilson
Associate Professor, English
A.A., Indian Hills Community College
B.A., Evangel University
M.A., Missouri State University

Nathan Wilson
Insrtructor, History
B.A., Central College
M.A., California State University

Susan Wilson
Professor, Computer Software Development
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Shelley Wood
Instructor, Clinical Nursing
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College
B.S.N., University of Iowa

Tim Wright
Professor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Iowa
M.S., University of Michigan

Susan Wylie
Professor, Academic Services/Developmental Studies
B.A., Florida State University
M.A., Iowa State University
M.F.A., University of Alabama

Lee Wymore
Program Director, Science/Mathematics
B.S., Colorado State University
M.S., Colorado State University
Ph.D., Cornell University

Carol Yochum
Professor, Health Information Technology
A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College