In addition to our students and alumni, our employees are some of Columbia College’s biggest and best assets. Below is the list of the employees who joined the college or transitioned positions within the last month. Welcome to the new employees and congratulations to those who changed roles!

Come work at Columbia College! For a complete list of employment opportunities currently available, visit ccis.edu/jobs.

New Associates

  • Madison Goode started as Lead Fulfillment Operations in Mail, Imaging, & Printing Services on December 13, 2021.
  • Kristen Hartmann started as Admissions Process Coordinator PT in Admissions on December 13, 2021.
  • Milton Johnson started as Computer Support Technician at the Kansas City, Missouri, location on December 13, 2021.
  • Christina LaFoy started as Office Coordinator in Student Affairs on December 13, 2021.
  • Cecelia Davis started as Records Coordinator in Office of the Registrar on January 3, 2022.
  • Mary Dorn started as Finance Tenure-Track Faculty in Academic Affairs on January 3, 2022.
  • Rusty Elder started as Academic Advisor I in the Evening Program on January 3, 2022.
  • Melissa Ganz started as Academic Advisor I at the Rolla, Missouri, location on January 3, 2022.
  • Roxanne Gifford started as Assistant Professor in Nursing Program on January 3, 2022.
  • Kenneth Jackson started as HVAC/ Mechanical Assistant in Physical Plant on January 3, 2022.
  • Luke Offield started as Veterans Certifying Official in Veterans Service Center on January 3, 2022.
  • Jared Opoien started as Assistant Director at the NASJRB Ft. Worth, Texas, location on January 3, 2022.
  • Kathy Roseland started as Assistant Professor in Nursing Program on January 3, 2022.
  • Athena Stephens started as Student Support Assistant at the Springfield, Missouri, location on January 3, 2022.
  • Kaitlin “Kai” Boyd will start as Enrollment Counselor-CCG in Admissions on January 10, 2022.
  • David DeMers will start as Virtual Course Monitor at the NASJRB Ft. Worth, Texas, location on January 10, 2022
  • Jodi Johnson will start as Deputy Chief Human Resources Officer in Human Resources on January 10, 2022.
  • Michael Patterson will start as Virtual Course Monitor at the NASJRB Ft. Worth, Texas, location on January 10, 2022.
  • James Hardin will start as Virtual Course Monitor at the Mesquite, Texas, location on February 21, 2022.

Employee Transitions

  • Deven Conner transitioned from Regional Military Liaison Team Lead to Interim Regional Recruiter Team Lead as of December 6, 2021.
  • Joseph Savopolos transitioned from Academic Advisor II to Interim Program Coordinator as of December 6, 2021.
  • Andi Kenuam transitioned from Director Instructional Design & Technology to Senior Director, Online Education as of December 20, 2021.