College employees

College employees participated in a quarterly training opportunity. These employees began at the College within the past three months.

Outside of our students, our employees are some of Columbia College’s biggest and best assets. Welcome to these employees who joined the college or changed positions in December 2014 and January 2015. Below is a list of December and January employee transitions.

Main campus:

  • Katherine Sanchez began 1/12/15 as an Administrative Assistant for Admissions and Office of the Registrar.
  • Elizabeth Dinkins began 1/12/15 as an Administrative Assistant for Academic Affairs.
  • Raja Bhattacharya began 1/15/15 as the Director of the Steve and Barbara Fishman Center.
  • Ben Wood began 1/20/15 as an Academic Assessment Specialist for Academic Affairs.
  • Christopher Lee began 1/26/15 as a full-time Mental Health Counselor.
  • Nasha Richmond, currently an administrative assistant for the Online Campus began 2/2/15 as an academic advisor for the Evening Campus.
  • Cliff Jarvis began in January as Executive Director of Plant and Facilities.
  • William Brent Welch will begin 2/16/15 as a Manager of Purchasing Services.

Online campus:

  • Paula Bate began 12/29/14 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Leslie Waller began 12/29/14 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Dorthy Henggeler began 12/29/14 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Melissa Gerke began 1/26/15 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Morgan Reyelts will begin 2/9/15 as an Administrative Assistant.

Around the country:

  • Stewart: Frederick Carew began 1/12/15 as a Computer Support Technician.
  • Leonard Wood: Nicholas Clibrey began 1/12/15 as a night monitor; Gerald Clinton began 12/29/14 as an Administrative Assistant. Joshua Clibrey began 1/21 as a part-time Night Monitor.
  • Patrick AFB: Paul Gagnon, currently Test Proctor with the campus, began 1/12/15 as an Enrollment Assistant.
  • Patrick AFB: Jacqueline Chandler began 2/3/15 as a Test Proctor.
  • Rolla: Dionne Drennen began 1/13/15 as a Building Monitor.
  • Lemoore: Letha Hall began 1/5/15 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Jacksonville: David Leverette will begin 1/26/15 as a Computer Support Technician.
  • Orlando: Diane Quinlan began 1/26/15 as an Administrative Assistant.
  • Denver: Elizabeth Mares began 2/2/15 as an Administrative Assistant.