Jun 01, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
  
2019-2020 Catalog

Staff & Faculty (Full-Time)



Cecil College Board of Trustees

Mark G. Mortenson, Chair

Cydney T. Teal, M.D., Vice Chair

Sarah W. Colenda, Chair

Raymond W. Hamm, Jr.

Donna L. Horgan

Kathleen Kunda

Michael J. Scibinico II

Cecil College President

Mary Way Bolt
A.A., Cecil Community College
B.S.N., University of Maryland Baltimore County
M.S., University of Maryland at Baltimore
Ed.D., Widener University

Trustees Emeriti

Mary A. Maloney (1980-2004)
Attended University of Delaware,
Johns Hopkins University,
Cecil Community College

S. Dell Foxx (1990-2015)
A.A., Harford Community College
Virginia-Maryland Banking School

Daniel A. Hall (1975-2007) Deceased
B.A., Washington College
M.A., George Washington University

Presidents Emeriti

Robert L. Nash (1968-1975) Deceased
B.A., Muskingum College
M.A., Ohio State University
Ed.D., Northern Colorado University

Robert L. Gell (1978-2000)
B.A., University of Nebraska Kearney
M.Ed., The American University
Ph.D., The American University

Professors Emeriti

Paul F. Bauer
Philosophy and Sociology
B.A., Indiana University
M.A., Miami University
M.Ed., The Johns Hopkins University
M.Div., The Iliff School of Theology
Th.D., The Iliff School of Theology

George E. Bell
English
A.B.M.L., Loyola College
M.A., University of Maryland, College Park
M.Ed., The Johns Hopkins University
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
Post doctoral studies, University of Delaware

Ronald E. Black
Music and Education
B.A., Elon College
M.A., Teacher’s College of Columbia University
C.A.S.E., The Johns Hopkins University
Additional graduate studies, The Johns Hopkins University

Robert C. Brush
Business Administration
B.S., Bloomsburg State College
M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Additional graduate studies, University of Delaware

Nancy Cannon
Reading and Study Skills
B.A., Bethany College
M.A., Marshall University
Certified Developmental Education Specialist, Kellogg Institute

William Charlton (Deceased)
Chemistry
B.A., California (PA) State College
M.S., Syracuse University
Hopkins Fellow in Community and Organizational Systems

Kristi A. Eisenberg
Visual Communications
B.A., Penn State University
M.A., University of Delaware
M.F.A., University of Delaware

Dennis W. Fabella
English
B.A., University of Richmond
M.A.T., University of Florida

Bonnie Giraldi
Business Administration
B.S., Shippensburg State University
M.S., Morgan State University
C.A.S.E., Loyola College

James P. Herman
Mathematics
B.S., State University of New York at Fredonia
M.S., State University of New York at Fredonia
Additional graduate studies, University of Delaware

Frederick McDonald
History
B.A., Salisbury State College
M.A., Washington College
Additional graduate studies, Towson University, Loyola College, University of Delaware, and Goucher College

Carroll B. Mitchell
Psychology
B.A., George Washington University
M.Ed., University of Maryland
Postgraduate studies, Southern Illinois University and University of Maryland

George B. Prettyman, Sr. (Deceased)
B.A., University of Delaware
M.A., University of Delaware

Carol Roane
Nursing
B.S.N., Medical College of Virginia
M.S., University of Delaware
Post graduate certificates, University of Maryland, Millersville University
Doctoral studies, Nova Southeastern University

William P. Short
History
B.A., Washington College
M.A., University of Massachusetts-Amherst

George Thomas Wilhide
Psychology and Physical Education
B.A., Western Maryland College
M.Ed., Western Maryland College
M.Ed., Shippensburg State University
Ed.S., University of Miami
Additional graduate studies, University of Florida

Carol A. White (Deceased)
Art
A.A., Harford Community College
B.A., University of Delaware
M.F.A., Maryland Institute, College of Art
Additional graduate studies, Maryland Institute
College of Art

Full-time Faculty and Administrative Staff

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Walter Beaupre
Director of Public Safety

Wayne Beckles
Associate Professor of Social Work
B.S.W., Stony Brook University
M.S.W., University of Chicago
Ed.D., Morgan State University

Susan M. Bernadzikowski
Professor of English
English Department Chair
B.A., Otterbein College
M.A., Ohio State University
Additional graduate studies: Louisiana State University, University of Delaware, and Pennsylvania State University.

Kelsey Bianca
Assistant Professor I, Social Sciences
B.S., Lynchburg College
M.A., Washington College

Ashley Biasucci
Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Community and Government Relations & College Advancement
B.S., Towson University

Brandie Biddy
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
A.S., Cecil College (Mathematics)
A.S., Cecil College (Physics)
B.S., Towson University
M.S., Johns Hopkins University

JoEllen Brackin
Academic Advisor
B.S., University of Delaware
M.Ed., Wilmington University

Kelly Brukiewa
Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education
A.A.S., Anne Arundel Community College
B.T.P.S, Towson University
Graduate studies: Widener University

Margaret J. Brumit
Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Finance
A.A., University of Delaware

William Bryant
Technical Director
B.A., University of Delaware
B.S., University of Delaware

Melissa L. C. Burke
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Towson University
M.A.T., University of Maryland

Sheena L. Butler
Academic Advisor
B.S., Cheyney University of PA
M.S., West Chester University of PA

Christopher Castillo
Associate Professor of Math
Ph.D., University of Delaware

Mayra Castillo
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Chestnut Hill College
M.A., LaSalle University

Maria Cintron
Coordinator of Transportation

John L. Climent
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Hofstra University
M.A., Hofstra University
Ph.D., University of Delaware

Jack D. Cohen
Assistant Professor, Social Sciences
Social Sciences Department Chair
B.S., West Virginia University
M.Div., Palmer Theological Seminary (Eastern Baptist)

Dann Combs
General Manager, Milburn Stone Theatre
A.A., Cecil College
B.A., University of Maryland

Jonathan Cone
Assistant Professor of Visual Communications
B.F.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
M.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology

Ian Cooper
Director of Systems Administration
B.S., Wilmington University

Allison Cox
Academic Advisor
B.S., Towson University

Melissa D’Agostino
Instructional Librarian
B.A., Bucknell University
M.L.I.S., Kent State University

Lisa Daley
Assistant Manager, Accounts Receivable
A.A., Goldey-Beacom College
B.A. Notre Dame of Maryland University

Cheryl Davis-Robinson
Director for Student Life/Deputy Title IX Coordinator/Student Conduct Officer
A.A., Ferrum College
B.S., Ferrum College
M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Lauren Dawson
Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.S., Cecil College
B.S., West Chester University of Pennsylvania
B.S.N., Wilmington University
M.S.N., Wilmington University
Post Master’s Certificate Wilmington University

Miles Dean
Dean, Career and Community Education
B.A., University of South Carolina-Upstate
M.Ed., Wilmington University

Amanda Demers
Director of Library
B.A., Hartwick College
M.S.L.I.S., Syracuse University

J. Andrew Dickenson
Professor of Music/Performing Arts Coordinator
B.M., Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
M.M., Mannes College, The New School for Music

Meredith Cole Dillenger
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Delaware Valley University
M.Ed., Cabrini University

Mark Donohue
Assistant Professor of Art
A.A., Gloucester County College
B.A., Rutgers University
M.F.A., University of Delaware

Veronica Dougherty
Dean of Sciences, Technology, Engineering, and Math Sciences and Engineering Department Chair
B.S., The City College of New York
M.S., University of Connecticut
Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Post doc NSF-CNRS (Paris, France)

Tiffany Dowell
Career Development Officer
A.A.S., Cecil College
B.A., Notre Dame of Maryland University
M.A., Notre Dame of Maryland University
Doctoral studies, Notre Dame of Maryland University

Allan Drach
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Holy Family University
M.A., Villanova University

Christy Dryer
Vice President of Academic Programs
B.S.N., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
M.S.N., University of Delaware
D.N.P, University of Maryland
Certified Nurse Educator, National League of Nursing

Tina Durborow
Director of Transportation Training
B.S., University of Delaware
M.S., Capella University

Edward Durham
Athletic Director
B.S., Wilmington College
M.Ed., Wilmington College

Anne E. Edlin
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., University of York, England
M.A., Temple University
Ph.D., Temple University

Jon Esser
Dean of the Arts, Humanities, and Commerce
BFA Purchase College, SUNY
MFA Brooklyn College, CUNY

Tricia M. Evans
Practicum Coordinator/Medical Assistant Program/Phlebotomy Instructor
B.S., Arcadia University
Registered Medical Assistant/Certified Phlebotomist/Certified Cardiovascular Technician

Brooke Fisher
Assistant Director of Athletics & Sports Information
B.S., Millersville University
M.Ed., Millersville University

Lauren Fleck
Executive Director of Human Resources
B.A., University of Delaware
M.P.A., John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Carolyn Fletcher
Director of Adult Education
B.A., Salisbury State University

Colleen Flewelling
Associate Dean for Academic Assessment & Development
B.A., The College of Wooster
M.A., University of Iowa
Ph.D., Duquesne University

Adele P. Foltz
Associate Professor of Business
B.S., University of Delaware
M.B.A., Wesley College

Melanie Ford
Research Analyst
A.A., College of St. Joseph
B.S., University of Massachusetts
M.A., University of Exeter

Craig Frischkorn
Professor of English
B.A., Oral Roberts University
M.A., Regent University
M.A., Western Illinois University
Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Ashley Fundack
Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
B.A., Saint Francis University
M.S., University of Baltimore
M.S., University of Phoenix
Ph.D., Walden University

Christopher Scott Gaspare
Assistant Professor of English
A.A., Cecil College
B.A., University of Delaware
M.A., Washington College

Shirley Gharbin
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., College of New Rochelle
M.S.N., Wilmington University
Ed.D., Wilmington University
Board Certified in Gerontology and Adult Progressive Care

Diena Gischel
Director of Advising
A.A.S., Cecil Community College
B.S., Wilmington University
M.B.A., Wilmington University

Barry Gorrell
Visual Communications Program Lab Coordinator
B.A., Dickinson College

Vanessa Gray
Networking Support Coordinator
Industrial Electronics/Computer Repair Certificate

Monet Green
Human Resources Generalist
B.S., Herbert Lehman College
M.B.A., University of Maryland University College

Turquoise Grinnage
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
A.A. Strayer University
B.S. University of Maryland University College

Cheryl Hall
Career Placement Coordinator
B.S., North Carolina State University
M.A., Argosy Professional School of Psychology

Sherry Hartman
Executive Assistant to the President

Richard Haubert
Public Relations Coordinator
B.A., Lock Haven University

Amy Henderson
Director of Marketing & Communication
A.A., Wesley College
B.A., Wesley College
M.A., West Chester University

Enrique Hernandez
Web Developer

Lauren Hornberger
B.A., University of Delaware
M.A., Northeastern University

Cynthia Horton
Professor of Nursing
B.S., East Stroudsburg State College
B.S.N., Widener University
M.S.N., Widener University
Ed.D., Immaculata University
Certified Nurse Educator, National League of Nursing

Judith Houck
Accounting Manager/Special Funds and Disbursements
B.S., Goldey-Beacom College

Robyn Hunt
Coordinator of Disability and Support Services
B.S., Manchester College
M.S.W., University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee
Certificate of Nonprofit Management, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of Maryland

Sarah Hurley
Assistant Director of Records and Registration
A.A., Cecil College
B.S., Wilmington University
M.S., Kansas State University

Adam Jacono
Assistant Professor of Visual Communications
B.F.A., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
M.F.A., East Carolina University

Michael Jerome
Assistant Director of Admissions
A.A., Community College of Baltimore County
B.S., University of Baltimore
M.S., Stevenson University

Caleb Johnson
Data Analyst
B.S., Stevenson University

Carol Joines
Accounting Manager, Payroll, Reporting and Internal Control
A.A., Cecil Community College
B.S., Liberty University

Jenel Jones
Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Student Services & Enrollment Management
A.S., Cecil College
B.S., Salisbury University
B.S., University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Kimberly Joyce
Vice President of Student Services & Enrollment Management
B.A., Rutgers University
M.A., Rowan University
Ed.D., Rowan University

John Kelleher
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Drew University
M.A., Indiana University

Mary Knarr
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Delaware
M.S., University of Delaware
Additional graduate studies, University of Delaware, Widener University, and Millersville University

Vincent Knight
Network Administrator
A.S., DeVry University

Daniel Krukosky
Director of Arts and Communications
A.A.S., Cecil Community College
B.S., Wilmington University
M.S., Wilmington University

Mark Krysiak
Business Lectureship
B.S., University of Maryland University College
M.B.A., University of Baltimore

Amrutha “Prameela” Kuraguntla
Professor of Biology
B.S., Andhra University
M.S., Andhra University
M.S., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Carlos Lampkin
Assistant Professor of Business
B.S., Fort Valley State University
M.B.A., Wilmington University

Aubrie O. Lawler
Director of Fitness and Wellness
Health and Physical Education Department Chair
B.S., Salisbury University
M.S., University of Delaware

Deborah Layton
Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Programs
A.S., Goldey Beacom College
B.S., Wilmington College

Elizabeth Leavy
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Stockton University
M.A.S., Rutgers University
Certification, University of Delaware

Jennifer Levi
Professor of English
B.A., Towson University
M.A., University of Delaware
Ph.D., University of Delaware

Betsy Lieske
Accounts Receivable Accountant
B.S., Pennsylvania State University

Thomas Lofland
Director of Workforce Development
A.A., Godley Beacon College
B.A., Towson State University
Certification, Graduate of Commercial Lending Program, University of Virginia, Darden Business School
Certification, Maryland School of Banking, University of Maryland
Certification, Graduate School of Banking, Louisiana State University

Diane Loomis
Manager of Procurement
A.S., Goldey Beacom College
B.S., Goldey Beacom College

Laurie Slifer Lopez
Creative Services and Publications Coordinator
B.F.A., Beaver College

Alicia Markey
Design and Multimedia Marketing Coordinator
B.S., Drexel University
M.S., Wilmington University

Shawn Markey
Director, Lifelong Learning
B.S., Drexel University
M.S., Drexel University

Christopher Mills
Director of Facilities
A.S., Columbia Southern University
B.S., Columbia Southern University
M.S., Columbia Southern University

Taylor Minderlein
Athletic Trainer
B.S., Towson University
M.S., West Virginia University

Andrew Mitchell
Artistic Director
B.A., University of Delaware

Courtney Mitchell
Director of Admissions
B.S., Salisbury University
M.B.A., Wilmington University

Mary Moore
Development Coordinator
A.S., Cecil College

James Morgan
Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Shippensburg University
M.S., Aspen University
Ph.D., Capella University

Barbara Morton
Coordinator of Skills Assessment, Tutoring Center and Testing Center
A.A., Cecil College
A.S., Cecil College
B.A., Western Governors University

Nancy Norman-Marzella
Dean, Health and Human Sciences
B.S.N., Salisbury State University
M.S.N./P.N.P.-O.N.C., Widener University
DNP, Walden University

Charles O’Brien
Academic Advisor
B.S., West Chester University
Graduate studies, West Chester University

Clarence Harlan Orsi
Associate Professor of English
B.A., Brown University
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Susan Price
Director, Instructional Technology
A.A., Cecil Community College
B.S., Wilmington College
M.B.A., Wilmington University
M.I.S.T., Wilmington University

Amanda Pringle
Program Specialist, Workforce Development
B.S., University of Delaware

Tammy Rapposelli
Program and Event Coordinator, Lifelong Learning
A.A., Cecil Community College

Scott Richardson
Professional Driving Field Lead Instructor

Kayla Ross
Coordinator of Science Labs
A.A., Cecil College
A.S., Cecil College
B.S., University of Maryland University College

Rhonda Roxanne Rash
Assistant Director of Nursing
A.A., Harford Community College
B.S.N., University of Maryland-Baltimore County
M.S., University of Delaware
Ed.D., University of Sarasota
N.D., Clayton College of Natural Health

Daniel Roman
Assistant Professor of Health, Fitness and Exercise Science
B.S., Washington Adventist University
M.S., California University of Pennsylvania

Ebony Roper
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Lincoln University
Ph.D., Howard University
Post Doctoral Fellow, NOAA Center for Atmospheric Sciences

David Schirling
Coordinator, Truck Driver Training

Dale Schultz
Associate Professor of Engineering
B.S., California Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Jennifer Scott-Greenfield
Education Department Chair
Professor of Education
B.S., Marywood University
M.Ed., Temple University
Ph.D., Temple University

Paul Servary
Senior Programmer Analyst
B.S., University of Baltimore

Kim Sheppard
Professor of Mathematics
Mathematics Department Chair
B.S., Roanoke College
M.S., Clemson University
Additional Studies: Certificate in Epidemiological and Biostatistical Principles, Drexel
University; Graduate Studies, Penn State University, UCLA.

Deanna Smith
Interim Director of Physical Therapy Assistant Program
MPT, University of Maryland

Amanda Solecki
Director of Financial Aid
A.S., Brookdale Community College
B.S., Montclair State University
M.Ed., Capella University
Post graduate certificate, Capella University

Meredith Lutz Stehl
Professor of Sociology and Psychology
B.A., Washington College
M.S., Drexel University
Ph.D., Drexel University
Additional Studies, residency: A.I. duPont Hospital for Children
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania

April Stern
Assistant Director of Academic Advising
B.S., Slippery Rock University
M.S., Murray State University

Debra Stevens
Instructional Specialist, Adult Education
A.S., Goldey Beacom College
B.S., Goldey Beacom College
M.B.A., Wilmington University

C. Dan Stoicescu
Director of Institutional Research
B.A., University of Bucharest (Romania)
Ph.D., the Pennsylvania State University
Fulbright Scholar, Institute of International Education (Washington, D.C.)

S. Tomeka Swan
Registrar
B.A., Rutgers University
M.Ed., Wilmington College
Ed.D., Morgan State University

Allison Symonds
Professor of English
B.A., University of Minnesota Duluth
M.A., University of Delaware
Additional Graduate Studies, University of Delaware

Chris Ann Szep
Vice President of Community and Government Relations & College Advancement
B.S., Virginia Tech
M.S., Wilmington College

Nathanael R. Tagg
Associate Professor
B.A., Northwestern College
M.A., University of Nebraska Omaha
M.F.A., Rutgers University

Joseph Torre
Web Developer
B.F.A., University of North Florida

Maurice Tyler
Chief Information Officer; Adjunct Professor
B.S., North Carolina A&T State University
M.S., North Carolina A&T State University

Lauren Vanni
Professor of Art and Art and Design Coordinator
B.F.A., Arcadia University
M.Ed., Arcadia University
M.F.A., University of Delaware
Art Education Teaching Certificate, Arcadia University

Nancy Vinton
Professor of Biology
B.A., Goucher College
M.D., Yale School of Medicine

Candace Vogelsong
Associate Professor of Business
Business and Computer Information Systems Department Chair
B.S., Salisbury State University
M.B.A., Wilmington College
M.S., Wilmington University

Lisa Wainright
Executive Director of Cecil College Foundation
B.A., Ashford University
M.A., Ashford University
M.S.W., Salisbury University

Richard Walbeck
Captain, Department of Public Safety
A.A., Cecil College

Scott Walton
Assistant Professor of Business
B.A., Washington College
M.B.A., Loyola University
D.B.A., Wilmington University

Christine Warwick
Assistant Professor of Biology
Department Chair of Sciences and Computer Science
B.S., University of Delaware
M.S., University of Saint Joseph
Graduate Certificate in Emerging Infectious Diseases, University of Saint Joseph

Machele Washok
Financial Aid Advisor / VA Certifying Official Accounts Receivable Accountant
B.A., Saint Leo University

Ashley Weber
Admissions Counselor
B.A., University of Delaware
M.Ed., Wilmington University

Kathleen Weiss
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Rutgers University
M.A., Rutgers University

Craig Whiteford
Controller
B.S., Pfeiffer University

Jacqueline Wilson
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
ALM, Harvard University

Thomas Worthington
Librarian of Acquisition and Cataloging
M.S.L.S., Clarion University
Ed.S, William Howard Taft University

Gail Wyant
Professor of Physics, Engineering, and Geosciences
B.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook
M.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook
Additional graduate studies, University of Delaware, Texas A&M, and Drexel University