Manchester University Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2015-2016

People of Manchester University

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees 2015

Officers of the Board
Chair—D. Randall Brown
Vice Chair—Steven G. Hammer
University President—David F. McFadden
Secretary—Lawrence Rowland
Treasurer—Jack A. Gochenaur

Trustees-at-Large - Term Expires in 2015:
D. Randall Brown, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Steven G. Hammer, North Manchester, Ind.
Mary S. Haupert, Fort Wayne, Ind.
C. Scott Hullinger, Westfield, Ind.
Philip Joseph, Onekama, Mich.
Paula M.E. Mendenhall, Houston, Texas
Mark C. Sherman, Indianapolis, Ind.

Trustees-at-Large - Term Expires in 2016:
Paris Ball-Miller, Goshen, Ind.
Patricia S. Grant, North Manchester, Ind.
Fuad M. Hammoudeh, Indianapolis, Ind.
Mary Ann Merryman, South Bend, Ind.
Rick E. Mishler, Phoenix, Ariz.
Charles J. Winger, Loveland, Ohio


Trustees-at-Large - Term Expires in 2017:
James H. Colon, Torrance, Cal.
Susan Fitze, New Lebanon, Ohio
Kyle J. Hupfer, Pendlenton, Ind.
Ruthann K. Johansen, Granger, Ind.
Allen R. Kahler, Smithville, Ohio
Phillip E. Keiser, Sauk City, Wis.
Joel D. Kline, Elgin, Ill.
Pedro F. Larco, Carmel, Ind.
Eugene F. Roop, Anderson, Ind.

Trustees-at-Large - Term Expires in 2018:
John W. Gilmore, Princeton, New Jersey
Lawrence Rowland, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Richard P. Teets, Fort Wayne, Ind.
John D. Zeglis, Culver, Ind.
Kent L. Zimmerman, Vandalia, Ohio

Trustees-at-Large - Term Expires in 2019:
Lisa R. Ford, Wabash, Ind.
John J. Haines, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Carolyn Moldenhauer Hardman, Indianapolis, Ind.
Matthew J. Sprunger, Fort Wayne, Ind.


Honorary Trustees
David A. Haist, Culver, Ind.
William N. Harper, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Rufus B. King, Friendsville, Tenn.
Marsha D. Link, Steamboat Springs, Col.
J. Bentley Peters, South Elgin, Ill.

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Parker G. Marden, president emeritus of the University, professor emeritus of sociology
A.B., Bates College, 1961; A.M., Brown University, 1964; Ph.D., 1966.

Jo Young Switzer, president emerita of the University, professor emerita of communication studies
B.A., Manchester College, 1969; M.A., University of Kansas, 1977; Ph.D., 1980.

Faculty Emeriti

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James R. C. Adams, professor emeritus of art
B.A., George Washington University, 1951; M.F.A., Institute Allende incorporated to the University of Guanajuato, 1952.

A. Ferne Baldwin, professor emerita of sociology and social work
B.S., Manchester College, 1958; M.A., Ball State University, 1967; Ph.D., 1973.

Stephen A. Batzka, professor emeritus of art
B.S., Manchester College, 1962; M.Ed., Miami University, 1966; M.S., University of Tennessee, 1979.

Dwight B. Beery, professor emeritus of physics
B.A., Manchester College, 1959; M.S., Indiana University, 1962; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1969.

John W. Beery, associate professor emeritus of music 
B.M.E., Central Michigan University, 1961; M.A., Central Michigan University, 1962.

Stanley K. Beery, professor emeritus of mathematics, Isaac and Etta H. Oppenheim professor of mathematical sciences
A.B., Manchester College, 1965; M.S., Miami University, 1968; Ph.D., Florida State University, 1975.

Charles E. Boebel, professor emeritus of English 
B.A., Luther College, 1960; M.A., University of Iowa, 1962; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1971.

Dagny M. Boebel, professor emerita of English
B.A., Luther College, 1961; M.A., California State Polytechnic University, 1971; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1985.

Robert C. Bowman (1993), associate professor emeritus of religion
A.B., Manchester College, 1956; B.D., Bethany Theological Seminary, 1961.

Donald L. Colburn, professor emeritus of psychology
B.A., Cornell College, 1947; B.C., Drew University, 1950; Harvard University, spring, 1951; Alliance Francaise, 1954; Ph.D., Boston University, 1958.

R. Gary Deavel, professor emeritus of music, organ and piano
B.S., Manchester College, 1952; M.M., Sherwood Music School, 1956; Ph.D., Eastman School of Music, 1970.

Barbara J. Ehrhardt, instructor emerita of biology, director emerita of Koinonia Environmental and Retreat Center
B.S., Manchester College, 1989, M.A., 1994.

June E. Enoch, associate professor emerita of education
B.S., Indiana University, 1943; M.S., 1960; Ed.S., 1962.

Stanley B. Escott, vice president and dean emeritus of student development, professor emeritus of psychology
B.S., Ball State University, 1959; M.A., Ball State University, 1962; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1967.

L. Dwight Farringer, professor emeritus of physics
B.A., Manchester College, 1949; B.D., Bethany Theological Seminary, 1952; M.A., The Ohio State University, 1955; Ph.D., 1958.

Warren K. Garner, professor emeritus of education
B.A., Manchester College, 1950; M.S., Indiana University, 1955; Purdue University, 1959; Indiana State University, 1960; University of Utah, 1961; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate School, 1969.

Arthur L. Gilbert, professor emeritus of accounting
B.S., Manchester College, 1953; M.B.A., Indiana University, 1954; CPA, 1964.

James L. Gratz, associate professor emeritus of health, physical education and recreation
B.S., Bluffton College, 1950; M.S., Indiana University, 1953; M.S., 1954.

Robin J. Gratz, librarian emeritus
B.A., Manchester College, 1970; M.A., Duke University, 1971; M.A., University of Chicago, 1974.

Lana L. Groombridge, professor emerita of exercise and sport sciences
B.S., Manchester College, 1966; M.S., Indiana University, 1972; Ed.D. Ball State University, 1998.

Richard B. Harshbarger, professor emeritus of economics; Howard and Myra Brembeck professor of economics
B.S., Manchester College, 1956; M.A., Indiana University, 1958; Ph.D., 1964.

Robert G. Jones, associate professor emeritus of music/woodwinds, director emeritus of orchestra
B.S., Northern Arizona University, 1961; M.M., Wichita State University, 1963.

Dorothy B. Keller, professor emerita of sociology and social work
B.A., Oberlin College, 1955; M.A., University of Michigan, 1968; M.S.W., The Ohio State University, 1977; M.A., 1977, Ph.D., 1985.

Robert S. Keller, professor emeritus of sociology and social work
B.A., Manchester College, 1952; M.A., Haverford College, 1953; M. Soc. Serv., Bryn Mawr, 1960; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1971.

Charles D. Klingler, professor emeritus of English
B.A., Manchester College, 1948; M.A.T., Indiana University, 1952; Ph.D., 1970.

David P. Kreps, professor emeritus of biology
B.S., Manchester College, 1964; M.Sc., The Ohio State University, 1968; Ph.D., University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School, 1976.

Wilson B. Lutz, professor emeritus of chemistry 
B.A., Manchester College, 1950; Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1955.

Lynne F. Margolies (1999), associate professor emerita of Spanish
B.G.S., University of Kansas, 1982; M.A., 1984; Ph.D., 1992.

Edward G. Miller, professor emeritus of chemistry
B.A., Manchester College, 1956; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1961.

Philip Orpurt, professor emeritus of biology
B.A., Manchester College, 1948; M.S., University of Wisconsin, 1950; Ph.D., 1954.

Richard W. Robison, professor emeritus of education
B.A., LaVerne College, 1961; M.A.T., Michigan State University, 1968; Ph.D., 1974.

Ingrid N. Rogers, professor emerita of modern languages
Staatsexamen, Philipps University, 1974; Ph.D., Philipps University, 1976; D.Min., Bethany Theological Seminary, 1988.

Jo Ann Schall, associate professor emerita of education, director emerita of teacher education
B.S., Manchester College, 1959; M.A., Michigan State University, 1962.

Charles M. Stanton, associate professor emeritus of mathematics and computer science
B.A., Wesleyan University, 1964; Ph.D., Stanford University, 1969.

Doris F. Stephenson (1976), librarian emerita 
B.A., Manchester College, 1971; M.L.S., Ball State University, 1976; M.S., 1992.

James T. Streator, professor emeritus of chemistry
B.S., University of Wisconsin, 1960; M.S., Purdue University, 1965; Ph.D., 1974.

Scott K. Strode, professor emeritus of communication studies, director emeritus of theatre
B.A., University of Puget Sound, 1959; M.A., University of Washington, 1966; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1974.

Jean Ann Tribolet, registrar emerita, associate professor emerita of education and psychology
B.S., Manchester College, 1956; M.A., University of Colorado, 1959; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1970.

David A. Waas, professor emeritus of history 
B.A., Manchester College, 1947; M.A., University of Illinois, 1949; Ph.D., 1958.

Albert A. Williams, professor emeritus of biology
B.S., Park College, 1967; M.S. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1969; Ph.D., 1976.

Gary A. Zimmerman, professor emeritus of psychology
B.S., Manchester College, 1964; M.S., Purdue University,1968; Ph.D., 1970.

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Cabinet, 2015-2016

David F. McFadden (1993), assistant professor of political science
B.A., Manchester College, 1982; M.S., Claremont Graduate School, 1987; Ph.D., 1995.

Vice President for Institutioanal Effectivesness and Dean of the College of Pharmacy, Natural and Health Sciences
Raylene Rospond (2014)
B.S., Creighton University, 1984; Pharm.D., University of Tennessee, 1987.

Vice President for Academic Resources
Timothy A. McElwee (1983-87, 1996-2009, 2013)
B.A., Manchester College, 1978; M.Div., Bethany Theological Seminary, 1983; M.A., Purdue University, 1988; Ph.D., 1995.

Vice President for Finance and Treasurer
Jack A. Gochenaur (2003)
B.S., Manchester College, 1970; C.P.A.

Vice President for University Advancement
Melanie B. Harmon (2011)
B.A., Indiana University, 1991; M.A., 2010.

Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and External Relations
Whitney J.A. Caudill 
B.A., University of Virginia, 1999; J.D., University of Tennessee, 2003.

Vice President for Human Resources
Arin Pursch 

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Faculty and Administrative Staff 2015-2016

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Mark T. Adkins (2012), director of sports information, WBKE Station manager
B.S., Wartburg College, 1990.

Mark J. Angelos (1992), professor of history 
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1981; M.A., 1983; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992.

Brenton E. Archer (1978), senior systems support specialist
B.S., Manchester College, 1978.

Sarah J. Aubrey (2015), assistant director, career and professional development

Leslie P. Bailey (2014), admissions counselor
B.S., Manchester University, 2013.

Nadine A. Baker (2013), assistant director, advancement services

Tammy L. Barber (2014), administrative associate for enrollment and marketing

Jeffrey A. Beer (2006), program director of athletic training curriculum, assistant professor of exercise and sport sciences, chair of the exercise science and athletic training department
B.S., Ball State University, 2000; M.A., Kent State University, 2002.

Sandra K. Bendsen (1996), administrative assistant, Success Center
B.S., Manchester College, 1972.

Jill L. Biehl (1974), administrative assistant, Admissions

LaDonna R. Bloom (2007), assistant director, student financial services
B.S., Ball State University, 1987.

Elena M. Bohlander (2015), assistant director, Manchester Fund

B.A., Manchester University, 2014

Karen K. Brace (2010), administrative assistant, Office of the President

Timothy M. Brauch (2009), associate professor of mathematics
B.S., Centre College, 2002; M.A., Wake Forest University, 2004; M.A., University of Louisville, 2007; Ph.D., 2009.

James P. Brumbaugh-Smith (1992-95, 1997), associate professor of mathematics, chair of the department of mathematics and computer science 
B.S., Manchester College, 1984; M.S., Clemson University, 1985; Ph.D., 2000.

Mark A. Bryant (1999), associate professor of chemistry
B.S., Indiana University, 1985; Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1991.

Barbara J. Burdge (2003), associate professor of social work, director of social work program, chair of the department of sociology and social work 
B.A., Indiana University, Bloomington, 1994; M.S.W., Indiana University, Indianapolis, 1998; Ph.D., Indiana University, 2013.

Elizabeth J. Bushnell (2004), assistant vice president, institutional quality and success
B.A., McDaniel College, 1998; M.A., Bowie State University, 2002.

Michelle Calka (2011), instructor of communication studies
B.A., Juniata College, 2004; M.A., Ball State University, 2006; Ph.D., Ohio University, 2012.

Kimberly A. Carey (2008), student account specialist
B.S., Indiana Wesleyan University, 2008.

Brenda K. Carver (1992), graphic designer

Judd A. Case (2007), assistant professor of communication studies, chair of the department of communication studies
B.A., Brigham Young University, 2000; M.A., 2002; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2010.

Robert Michael Case (2001), director of information technology services
B.S., Milligan College, 1992; M.B.A., University of Saint Francis, 1997.

Brian R. Cashdollar (1999), director of cross country/track coach, instructor of exercise and sport sciences
B.S., Ball State, 1999; M.Ed., Indiana University, 2002.

Vincent Cashdollar (2013), assistant football coach
B.S., Ashland University, 2008; M.S., Ohio University, 2009; M.S., West Virginia University, 2012.

Brandi C. Chauncey (2009), associate director of admissions for recruitment
B.S., Manchester College, 2001; M.S., St. Ambrose University, 2006.

Daniel R. Chudzynski (1998), director of marketing

Gregory W. Clark (1992), professor of physics, acting chair of the department of physics
B.A., Indiana University, South Bend, 1985; M.S., Indiana University, Bloomington, 1987; Ph.D., 1992.

Nathan S. Corder (2015), photographer

Aron K. Costello (2010), assistant professor of biology
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2002; M.S., 2005; Ph.D., Miami University, 2010.

Marcie L. Coulter-Kern (2000), associate professor of psychology, chair of the department of psychology
B.S., Evangel College, 1982; M.A., University of Nebraska, 1986; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1998; Ph.D., 2000.

Russell G. Coulter-Kern (2000), associate professor of psychology
B.A., Evangel College, 1982; M.A., University of Nebraska, 1986; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 1993.

Kathryn S. Eisenbise Crell (2009), associate professor of religion
B.A., Earlham College, 2001; M.A.Th., Bethany Theological Seminary, 2004; Ph.D., Graduate Theological Union, 2009.

Kathryn L. Davis (2010), assistant professor of chemistry
B.A., Hope College, 2005; B.S., 2005; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, 2010.

Matthew M. Davis (2014), lab coordinator
B.S., Hope College, 2004; M.S., University of Pittsburgh, 2009.

John L. Deal (2005), associate professor of economics, chair of the department of economics, sabbatical fall 2012 and January 2013
B.A., University of North Carolina-Charlotte, 1979; Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 2004.

Jeffrey M. Diesburg (2011), assistant professor of art
B.A., Iowa State University, 2003; M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design, 2006.

Michael G. Dixon (2011), director, intercultural services
B.S., North Carolina State University, 2004; M.Ed., Grand Valley State University, 2007.

Zachary J. Dougal (2010), assistant professor of exercise and sport sciences, assistant athletic trainer
B.S., Ball State University, 2004; M.A., Western Michigan University, 2006.

Kim A. Duchane (1992), professor of exercise and sport sciences
B.S., Northern Michigan University, 1978; M.A., Sam Houston State University, 1987; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University, 1996.

Kathrine A. Dwyer (2013), administrative assistant, academic resources
B.A., University of Georgia, 2008.

Joshua N. Dzurick (2005), head coach of women’s basketball and softball, instructor of exercise and sport sciences 
B.A., Tiffin University, 1999; M.Ed., Bowling Green State University, 2002.

Stacy L. Erickson (2007), assistant professor of English, associate dean for acacemic resources
A.B., Ripon College, 2000; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2007.

Richard B. Espeset (1995), athletic director, head baseball coach
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College, 1992; M.S., Western Illinois University, 1993.

Brandee J. Estes (2015), benefits administrator

Shanon L. Fawbush (2006), student activities director
B.A., Edinboro University, 1993; M.A., Bowling Green State University, 1996.

Megan R. Flin(2011), custodial supervisor

Erin R. Foreman (2006), head athletic trainer, assistant professor of exercise and sport sciences 
B.S., Ball State University, 2004; M.S., West Virginia University, 2006.

Abigail A. Fuller (1996), associate professor of sociology, sabbatical 2012-2013 academic year
B.A., Colgate University, 1982; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder, 1995.

Uma Ganesan (2015), assistant professor of history
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2011.

Beate C. Gilliar (1993), professor of English
B.A., University of Arizona, 1984; M.A., 1986; M.A., 1988; Ph.D., 1993.

Heather K. Gochenaur (2008), campus store manager
A.A., Waukesha Technical College, 1995.

Derek P. Golden (2007), director, event technology

David L. Good (1980), grounds coordinator, men’s soccer coach
B.A., Elizabethtown College, 1972.

Gerad W. Good (2015), head coach, men's basketball

 B.S., Manchester College, 1995.

Erica K. Graphman (2015), social media content specialist
B.A., Manchester University, 2015.

Katharine L. Gray Brown (2007), associate professor of philosophy, director of the peace studies program
B.A., Manchester College, 1991; M.A., University of Notre Dame, 1992; M.A., University of Minnesota, 1994; Ph.D., 2000.

Anne G. Gregory (2014), media relations specialist
B.A., The Ohio State University, 1981.

W. Shannon Griffith (2004), director of development
B.G.S., Ball State University, 1991; M.A., Ball State University, 1997.

Olan E. Griffiths (2013), IT technician
B.S., Manchester University, 2013.

Kyle L. Grubbs (2013), assistant director, admissions
B.A., Manchester College, 2012.

Katherine A. Haff (2011), staff accountant
B.A., Manchester College, 2009.

Darla V. Haines (1998), associate librarian, technical services and subject librarian. 
B.A., Grove City College, 1989; M.A., Kent State University, 1993; M.L.S., 1997.

Jocelyn T. Hamilton (2015), assistant coach, women's basketball

Lila D. Hammer (1980-1987, 1996), registrar
B.S., Manchester College, 1979; M.A., Purdue University, 1993.

Audrey N. Hampshire (2010), associate registrar
B.S., Manchester College, 2007; M.S., Trine University, 2014.

Ryan A. Hedstrom (2008), assistant professor of exercise and sport sciences
B.S., Manchester College, 2000; M.Ed., Boston University, 2001; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2006.

Brandon S. Heim (2014), digital interactive programmer

James J. Herman (2015), Oakwood Hall director
B.S., Purdue University; M.S., Purdue.

David J. Hicks (1986), associate professor of biology, chair of the department of biology and natural sciences division
B.A., Colgate University, 1974; M.S., Cornell University, 1978; Ph.D., 1982.

Brad M. Higginson (2009), assistant football coach
B.S., Kentucky Wesleyan University, 2007; B.A., Gannon University, 2009.

Tamara L. Hoagland (2007), office manager, exercise sciences and athletic training

Wendy E. Hoffman (2014), assistant professor of accounting and business
B.S., St. Joseph's University, 1979; M.B.A., Drexel University, 1984; Ed.D., Univeristy of Georgia, 2011.

Adam R. Hohman (2001), assistant vice president, enrollment and marketing
B.S., Manchester College, 2001.

Angela R. Huffman (1996-98, 2006), assistant director, admissions
B.A., Saint Joseph’s College, 1993.

Jacob P. Huffman (2014), assistant director, admissions 
B.S., Manchester College, 2006; M.S., Indiana State University, 2008.

Carl P. Humphries (2008), assistant professor of music
B.M., James Madison University, 1989; M.A., Virginia Tech, 1996.

Mark W. Huntington (1984), associate dean, natural and health sciences, professor of exercise and sport sciences, program director for graduate athletic training education
B.S., Manchester College, 1976; M.S., Boston University, 1979; P.E.D., Indiana University, 1994.

Deborah L. Hustin (1986), portal application administrator
B.A., Colgate University, 1974; M.A., Duke University, 1976.

Katharine N. Ings (1999), associate professor of English, chair of the department of English, director of the gender studies program 
B.A., University of Ottawa, 1989; M.A., Indiana University, 1992; Ph.D., 2000.

Max L. Ihnen (2000), systems administrator
A.S., Purdue University, 1995.

Daysha Jackson-Sanchez (2015), dean, student success

Nathan W. Jensen (2016), head football coach

David C. Johnson (2015), visiting assistant professor of psychology
B.A., New York University; Ph.D., Weill Cornell Medical College.

Kourtney R. Johnson (2014), systems administrator, human resources
B.S., Manchester University, 2014.

Rebecca E. Johnson (2012), assistant librarian
B.S., Anderson University, 2008; M.L.S., Indiana University, 2010.

Lawrence E. Johnston (2012), senior systems administrator, IT
B.S., Trine University, 2011.

N. Nicola Jones (2015) admissions counselor
B.A., Manchester University, 2015.

Sun J. Kang (2015), assistant professor or sport management
B.A., University of California, Davis; M.S., Barry University; M.B.A., Barry University; Ph.D., University of Louisville, 2015.

Leticia N. Kalita (2008), director, career and professional development
B.S., Manchester University, 2008.

Samuel J. Kent (2013), assistant football coach
B.S., Manchester College, 2008.

Susan J. Klein (1998), associate professor of chemistry, director of the biology-chemistry program, chair of the department of chemistry
B.A., Franklin and Marshall College, 1989; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994.

Julie J. Knuth (2011), executive assistant to the President
B.S., Manchester College, 2001.

Janeen W. Kooi (2006), director of The Manchester Fund and donor relations
B.S., Saint Joseph’s College, 1982; M.F.A., Eastern Illinois University, 1984.

Amanda Kreps (2012), director of development
B.S., Manchester College, 1996; M.S.W., Western Michigan University, 2000.

Michael L. Kroll (2014), swimming head coach
B.S., College of Brockport, 2006.

Paige Krouse (2015), director of grants and sponsored programs
B.A., Hanover College; M.S., IUPUI.

Cheryl L. Krueckeberg (2004), associate professor of social work, director of the gerontology program
B.A., Purdue University, 1976; M.Div., McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago, 1980; M.S.W., Loyola University of Chicago, 1992.

Kurt L. Kurtzhals (2015), visiting assistant professor of education
B.A., Purdue University; M.E., Boston University.

Kevin A. Lake (2015), head wrestling coach

Geoffrey P. Lambert (2009), head coach country and track and field
B.A., Wabash College, 2008.

Jessica A. Lambert (2013), senior admissions counselor
B.S., Manchester College, 2011.

Mary P. Lahman (1996), professor of communication studies
B.A., Manchester College, 1983; M.A., Miami University, 1984; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1994.

Melinda S. Lantz (2008), director of strategic communications
B.S., Manchester College, 1981.

Justin M. Lasser (2011), assistant professor of religion
B.A., Gordon College, 2004; M.A., Union Theological Seminary, 2006; M.Phil., 2008; Ph.D., 2011.

Melanie Ebig Lawson (2016), director of residential life
B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.A., Eastern Michigan University

Michael J. Leckrone (2004), director of finanicial services, planning and budget
B.S., Manchester College, 1992.

Young S. Lee (1998), associate professor of mathematics and computer science
Ph.D., University of Idaho, 1989; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1998; Ph.D., 1998.

Jill S. Lichtsinn (1992), librarian, director of the library and academic technology support
B.S., Manchester College, 1979; M.L.S., Indiana University, 1991; M.S., 2004.

Jennifer L. Lutz (1999), associate professor of accounting/business
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University, 1991; M.A.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996; CMA, 2001.

Debra J. Lynn (1998), associate professor of music, chair of the department of music
B.S., William Jewell College, 1990; M.A., Truman State University, 1993; D.A., Ball State University, 1999.

Allen J. Machielson (2007), dean, student experience
B.F.A., Calvin College, 1995; M.A., Sacred Heart University, 2001.

Sreenath Majumder (2009), associate professor of economics
B.Sc., University of Calcutta, 1999; M.Sc., 2001, M.A., University of Houston, 2006; Ph.D., 2009.

James A. Manis (2015), project manager, IT
B.A., Manchester University, 2013.

Michael J. Martynowicz (2011), instructor of education
B.S., Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, 2004; M.S., University of Saint Francis, 2010.

Timothy P. McKenna-Buchanan (2014), assistant professor of communication studies
B.S., Wayne State College, 2008; M.S., Illinois State University, 2010; Ph.D., Ohio University, 2014.

Mary Ann McWithey (2006), accountant
B.A., David Lipscomb College, 1978.

Kaitlyn E. Meneely (2015), admissions counselor
B.A., Manchester University, 2015.

Joe R. Messer (2008), assistant professor of accounting and business
B.S., Purdue University, 1982; M.S., 1993.

Randall D. Metzger (2008), senior administrative programmer analyst
B.S., Ball State University, 1981; M.Ed., University of Phoenix, 2001.

Carole M. Miller-Patrick (2002), director, service opportunities
B.S., East Carolina University, 1975.

John J. Minnich (2015), assistant professor of accounting
B.S., Manchester College, 2001; M.Acct., Manchester College, 2002.

Robin R. Mitchell (2013), assistant professor of computer science
B.S., Purdue University, 1989; M.A., 2010.

Quentin J. Moudy (1995), manager, printing services
B.S., Western New Mexico University, 1977.

Harold E. Napier (2004), director, campus safety

Pieter Y. Naragon (2011), project manager, trade supervisor

Steve S. Naragon (1991), professor of philosophy, chair of the philosophy and religious studies department
B.A., Manchester University, 1982; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 1987.

Bonnie S. O’Connell (2007), director of academic support
B.S., University of Saint Francis, 1976; M.S., Indiana University, 1979.

Timothy A. Ogden (1990-96, 1997), professor of business, dean of the college business 
B.A., Manchester College, 1987; M.B.A., Claremont Graduate School, 1989; J.D., Indiana University, 1996.

Ejenobo R. Oke (2006), assistant professor of art
B.A., Manchester College, 1997; M.F.A., Norfolk State University/Old Dominion University, 2001.

Franklin T. Olive (1999), associate professor of accounting and business 
B.S., Frostburg State University, 1968; M.Ed., Bowie State College, 1973; B.S., University of Maryland, 1976; M.B.A., 1980; CPA, 1979.

Benson C. Onyeji (1991), professor of political science, sabbatical 2012-2013 academic year
B.A., University of District of Columbia, 1979; M.A., American University, 1980; M.A., University of Denver, 1982; Ph.D., 1990.

Jeffrey P. Osborne (2004), associate professor of chemistry, sabbatical 2011-12 academic year
B.A., Goshen College, 1992; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1999.

Letha L Parrott (2013), residence hall director
B.A., Baker College, 2013.

William D. Patch (2010), associatedirector of admissions operations adn social media coordinator
B.A., Manchester College, 2008.

Bryndon A. Paulsen (2014), head volleyball coach

Juan Jesús Payán Martin (2015), visiting assistant professor of Spanish
Ph.D., University of Cadiz, 2007; Ph.D., UCLA, 2015.

Robert B. Pettit (1981), professor of sociology
B.A., Baylor University, 1967; M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School, 1969; M. Phil., Columbia University, 1975; Ph.D., 1986.

Stanley G. Pittman (1986), assistant professor of education, director of instructional technologies audio visual
B.A., Glenville State College, 1970; M.S., Indiana University, 1977.

John H. Planer (1969), professor of music
B.A., Knox College, 1965; M.A., University of Michigan, 1966; Ph.D., 1970.

Rachel E. Polando (2009), associate professor of biology, director of the honors program
B.S., Hillsdale College, 2004; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 2009.

Bradan D. Pyrah (1995), associate professor of accounting
B.S., Brigham Young University, 1982; M.Acc., 1986; J.D., J. Reuben Clark Law School, 1986; CPA, 1985.

Timothy M. Reed (2008), assistant professor of music
B.S., LaGrange College, 1999; M.M., Illinois State University, 2004; Ph.D., University of Florida, 2008.

Kimberly J. Reinoehl (1998), assistant director of admissions
B.A., Manchester College, 1998.

Andrew F. Rich (1992), Oppenheim Professor of mathematics
B.A., Bethel College, Kansas, 1977; M.S., University of Chicago, 1978; Ph.D., 1989.

Anna C. Richison (2014), director, health services

Thelma S. Rohrer (1996), instructor of art, director of the office of the international studies and academic enrichment, dean of the college of arts and humanities 
B.A., Manchester College, 1984; M.A., Michigan State University, 1989.

Rudolph H. Rolle (2014), admissions counselor
B.S., Manchester University, 2014.

Geoffrey S. Ross (2014), systems administrator

Eva G. Sagan (2011), instructor of mathematics
B.A., Beloit College, 1993; M.B.A., University of Illinois, 1995; M.Math., University of Georgia, 1997.

Terese A. Salupo-Bryant (1999), associate professor of chemistry
B.S., University of Dayton, 1986; Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1993.

Megan E. Sarber (2007), manager, donor relations
B.S., Manchester College, 2007.

Heather A. Schilling (2003), assistant professor of education, chair of the department of education
B.A., Manchester College, 1990; M.Ed., Indiana University, 1998; Ed.D., Ball State University, 2011.

Colin J. Schrader (2015), residence hall director
B.A., University of Iowa; M.S., Northwest Missouri State University.

Rita J. Schroll (1966), administrative assistant, University Advancement

Cindy L. Seitz (2005), director of finanicial services, treasury management
B.S., Gannon University, 1980; C.P.A.

Jennifer K. Shepherd (2013), director of alumni relations
B.S., Manchester College, 1984; M.A., Kent State University, 1986.

Sherri L. Shockey (1988-97, 2007), director, student financial services
B.A., Huntington College, 2000; M.B.A., University of Saint Francis, 2004.

Kristen H. Short (2011), assistant professor of biology
B.S., Miami University, 2004; M.S., University of Cincinnati, 2010; Ph.D., 2010.

Edith P. Sicke(2014), instruction and access services librarian
B.A., Wittenberg University, 2010; M.A., Kent State University, 2014.

Jessica L. Sillaman (2014), residence hall director
B.A., Arcadia University, 2014.

Jennifer K. Simmers (2008), assistant professor of accounting and business
B.A., Manchester College, 1994; M.B.A., Indiana University, 1999.

Benjamin W. Smith (2015), marketing writer             

J. Susie Snep (2007), accounts payable specialist

Jennifer N. Steele 
(2006), administrative assistant, Financial Services
B.S., Manchester College, 2005.

Travis W. Steele (2011), director, IT operations
B.A., Indiana University, 2010.

Stacy S. Stetzel (2006), assistant professor of education
B.S. University of Saint Francis, 1998; M.Ed., Indiana Wesleyan University, 2003; Ph.D., Indiana State University, 2015.

Andrew M. Stout (2008), women's soccer head coach, assistant professor of exercise and sport sciences
B.A., Indiana State University, 2000; M.S., University of North Texas, 2006.

John T. Straub (2004), IT technician

John T. Straub, Jr (2015, IT technician
B.S., Manchester University, 2015.

Jerry E. Sweeten (2004), professor of biology, director of the environmental studies program
B.S., Manchester College, 1975; M.A., Ball State University 1982; Ph.D., Purdue University, 1996.

Brooke B. Tapper (2011), senior admissions counselor
B.S., Manchester College, 2011.

Chelsea M. Teddy (2015), admissions counselor
B.S., Manchester University, 2014.

Shane L. Thomson (2014), visiting assistant professor of Spanish
B.A., Brigham Young University, 1995; M.A., California State University, 2001; Ph.D., Ball State University, 2013.

Danette Norman Till (2004), director of counseling 
B.S.W., Manchester College, 1985; M.S., Indiana Wesleyan University, 1990; M.S.W., Indiana University, 1993.

Katherine A. Tinsley (1991), associate professor of history, chair of the department of history and political science
B.A., Indiana University, 1979; M.A., University of London, 1980; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1995.

Janina P. Traxler (1979), professor of French, chair of the modern languages department
B.A., Manchester College, 1973; M.A., Indiana University, 1977; Ph.D., 1986.

Tracy A. Turner (2015), administrative assistant to the vice president for advancement

Laura A. Turner-Reed (2011), assistant director of academic support/writing center coordinator
B.A., Auburn University, 1997; M.A., The University of North Texas, 2002.

Heather C. Twomey (2000), associate professor of accounting
B.A., Manchester College,1996; M.Acct., 1997.

Mathew W. Unger (2006), director of performing arts technologies
B.S., Manchester College, 2006.

Joel S. Waggy (2008), web team leader, senior web programmer analyst
B.A., Manchester College, 2008.

Elizabeth A Wagner (2011), administrative assistant, student experience

Christer G. Watson (2004), associate professor of physics, chair of the department of physics
B.A., Grinnell College, 1998; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 2004.

Jonathan P. Watson (1998), associate professor of English
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1985; M.A., Lehigh University, 1990; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1998.

Kari L. Weaver (2006), senior accountant
B.S., Huntington College, 2005.

Melissa K. West (2015), assistant director, alumni affairs
B.S., Manchester College, 1999.

April D. White (2014), assistant director, counseling services
B.A., Manchester College, 2003; M.S.W., Indiana University, 2011.

Heidi E. Wieland (2014), field experience and assessment coordinator, education department
B.S., Saint Joseph's College, 2001.

Leonard A. Williams Jr. (1982), professor of political science, dean of the college of education and social science
B.A., Southern Illinois University, 1974; M.A., 1976; Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1981.

Walter J. Wiltschek (2010), campus pastor
M.A.R., Lancaster Theological Seminary, 1997; M.A., Northern Illinois University, 2006.

Jack W. Wiley (2014), professor of psychology
B.S., DePauw University, 1974; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 1978.

Mason A. Wood (2015), assistant coach, men's basketball

Bryce L. Worrel(2016), assistant coach, baseball

Carlos A. Yañez (2008), assistant professor of Spanish
B.A., University of Los Andes, 1980; M.Ed., University of Toronto, 1985; Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1999.

Bradley L. Yoder (1978), professor of sociology and social work
B.A., Goshen College, 1963; M.A., Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, 1965; Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1979.

Alexis D. Young (2005), director, conference services
B.S., Ball State University, 2005.

Johanna G. Young (2007), director, advancement services
B.S., Ball State University, 1995.

Lauren M. Zlotecki (2015), residence hall director
B.S., Central Michigan University, 2014.

Clinical Affiliations top2

Center for Sports and Physical Therapy
Wabash, Ind.
Keith Lancaster
, P.T., director
B.S., Grace College 1992; D.P.T., Shenandoah University, 2005.

Fort Wayne Community Schools
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Joshua Stork, 
B.S., Manchester College, 2007; M.B.A., Indiana Tech, 2009.

Huntington North High School
Huntington, Ind.
Jessica Stephens
B.S., Ohio State University, 2009; M.S., Michigan State University, 2011.

Huntington University
Huntington, Ind.
Beth Herrell,
B.S., Indiana State University, 1991.

Indiana University Health Inc.
Carla Clem,
 program director
M.S., M.T. (ASCP), S.H.
B.S., Ball State University, 1976; M.S., Indiana University, 2006; M.T. ASCP, 1977.
Dr. Kathryn Rizzo, medical advisor
B.S., Rowan University, 1995; Ph.D., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2003.

Kosciusko Community Hospital
Warsaw, Ind.
Elizabeth Struble
, M.D.
M.D., Michigan State University, 2007.

Manchester Clinic
North Manchester, Ind.
Pamela Higgins,
 medical director
B.A., McPherson College, 1983; M.D., Indiana University School of Medicine, 1988.

Manchester Community Schools
North Manchester, Ind.
Kevin Watson, ATC

B.S., Bowling Green State University, 1990.

Manchester Family Dentistry
North Manchester, Ind.
Dan Meyers

Methodist Hospital
Indianapolis, Ind.
Randall Strate,
B.A., Michigan State University, 1964; M.D., University of Michigan School of Medicine, 1968.

Midwest Eye Consultants
North Manchester, Ind.
Nathan, Trump, 
B.S. Indiana University, 2001; D.O., 2005.

Orthopaedic Hospital of the Lutheran Health Network
Fort Wayne, Ind. 
Tony Gambill,
B.S., Indiana State University 1989; M.S., 1994.

Orthopedics Northeast
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Erik Jenkninson, M.D.

B.S., Taylor Univeristy; M.D., Indiana University

Parkview Memorial Hospital
Fort Wayne, Ind.
Darryl R. Smith,
 medical director
B.A., The Ohio State University, 1974; M.D., 1976.
Brian Goff, clinical laboratory science program director
B.S., Indiana Wesleyan, 1980; M.T., St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne, 1980; M.A., Ball State University, 1999.

Saint Francis Hospital
Beech Grove, Ind.
Janice K. Fitzharris,
 medical director
B.S., Indiana University, 1978; Ph.D., 1982; M.D., 1984.
DeAnne Maxwell, program director
B.A., University of Indianapolis, 1982; M.T. (ASCP), CLS (NCA).

St. Margaret Hospital
Hammond, Indiana
Rosemary Duda,
 Medical Technology Program Director
B.S., Valparaiso University, 1979; M.S. Purdue University, 1989.

Whitko Community Schools
South Whitley, Ind.
Austin Wyss
B.S., Manchester College, 2008; M.B.A, Indiana Tech, 2010.