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!

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New Employee group, July 2022

New Associates

  • Alexandra “Lexie” Seidel will start as Enrollment Specialist I in Enrollment Service Center on July 11, 2022.
  • Nancy Evans will start as Instructional Designer (Remote Work Options) in Online Education on July 18, 2022.
  • Alice Fette will start as Senior Office Coordinator in Student Affairs on July 18, 2022.
  • Meagan Sonnenburg will start as Academic Advisor I at the college’s Fort Sill, Oklahoma, location on July 18, 2022.
  • Bruce McDonald will start as Test Proctor at the college’s NASJRB Fort Worth, Texas, location on July 25, 2022.
  • Raven Pugh will start as Academic Advisor at the college’s NASJRB Fort Worth, Texas, location on July 25, 2022.
  • Cole Archer will start as Assistant Athletic Trainer in Athletics on August 1, 2022.
  • Anthony Plogger will start as Online Program Coordinator (Hybrid Work Options) in Online Education on August 1, 2022.
  • Spenser Scopel will start as Head Strength/Conditioning Coach in Athletics on August 1, 2022.
  • Krista Sporleder will start as Admissions Counselor in Admissions on August 1, 2022.
  • Matthew Stroud will start as Front-End Web Specialist in Marketing on August 1, 2022.
  • Laurence “Kody” Swann will start as Assistant Men’s Lacrosse Coach in Athletics on August 1, 2022.
  • Barry Doty will start as Head Men’s & Women’s Golf Coach in Athletics on August 8, 2022.
  • Patricia Urban will start as Part-Time Clinical Instructor in Nursing Program on August 15, 2022.
  • Jessica Winfield will start as Test Proctor at the college’s NAS Whidbey Island, Washington, location on August 29, 2022.

Employee Transitions

  • Rebecca Bennett transitioned from Facility Coordinator to Senior Facility Coordinator on July 4, 2022.
  • Dave Heffer transitioned from Director of Campus Safety to Senior Director of Campus Safety on July 4, 2022.
  • Jeanne Naeger Ruth transitioned from Nurse Practitioner to Clinical Director for Student Health Services on July 11, 2022.
  • Sarah Mounter transitioned from part-time Chemistry Tutor to Science Lab Manager in Academic Affairs on July 18, 2022.
  • Stacy Ford transitioned from Senior Student Services Facilitator in Office of the Registrar to Online Program Coordinator (Hybrid Work Options) in Online Education on August 1, 2022.
  • Erin Glover will transition from Senior Program Coordinator to Assistant Director of Location Operations on August 1, 2022.
  • Robert “Andrew” Green transitioned from part-time Athletic Assistant to full-time Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach on August 1, 2022.
  • Starla Landers will transition from Accounts Receivable and Payment Specialist in Finance to Academic Administrative Specialist in Academic Affairs on August 1, 2022.
  • Mark Price will transition from Professor to Professor & Althea W. and John A. Schiffman Endowed Chair in Ethics, Philosophy and Religious Studies on August 1, 2022.
  • Benjamin Spurlock will transition from Administrative Assistant to Nursing Outreach Specialist & Office Manager in Nursing Program on August 1, 2022. 
  • Mason McCaleb will transition from Part-Time Cross Country and Track & Field Coach to Assistant Cross Country and Track & Field Coach in Athletics on August 1, 2022.
  • Sandy Hamar will transition from Interim Dean of HASS to Associate Professor in Academic Affairs on August 22, 2022.