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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

  • Melissa Walton started as Custodian in Plant and Facilities on Jan. 27, 2020.
  • William Daniels started as Computer Support Tech at the college’s Kansas City, Missouri, location on Sept. 6, 2022.
  • Jennifer Kelly started as Location Support Assistant at the college’s Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, location on Sept. 6, 2022.
  • Mary Williamson started as Sr. Operations Manager in Academic Affairs on Sept. 6, 2022.
  • Lauren Catey started as Location Support Assistant at the college’s Grissom ARB (Indiana) location on Sept. 12, 2022.
  • Jared Faulk started as PT Assistant Athletics Trainer in Athletics on Sept. 12, 2022.
  • James Guffey started as Admissions Counselor in Recruiting & Admissions on Sept. 12, 2022.
  • Erin Honkala started as Interim Assistant Sports Information Director in Athletics on Sept. 12, 2022.
  • Kyle Loftus started as Tutor in the Writing Center on Sept. 13, 2022.
  • Destiny Bailey started as Student Support Assistant at the college’s Salt Lake City, Utah, location on Sept. 19, 2022.
  • Sarah Baillos started as Student Support Assistant at the college’s Kansas City, Missouri, location on Sept. 19, 2022.
  • Sara Jane Bates started as Program Coordinator in CC Global Civilian & Online on Sept. 19, 2022.
  • Shadel Hamilton started as Vice President for Columbia College Global in CC Global Operations on Sept. 19, 2022.
  • Michael Britt started as Academic Advisor I at the college’s Fort Worth, Texas, location on Sept. 26, 2022.
  • Thomas Halderman started as Administrative Assistant in the Nursing Program on Sept. 26, 2022.
  • Jack Langen started as Advancement Services Assistant in Advancement on Sept. 26, 2022.


Employee Transitions

  • Larry Cousins transitioned from Academic Advisor I to Academic Advisor II at the college’s Marysville, Washington, location on July 4, 2022.
  • Michelle McClain transitioned from Senior Academic Advisor I to Senior Academic Advisor II at the college’s location on Whidbey Island, Washington, on July 4, 2022.
  • Paul Kelly transitioned from Regional Recruitment Specialist to Regional Recruitment Specialist-Military in Recruiting & Admissions on Aug. 1, 2022.
  • Katie Orf transitioned from Academic Administrative Specialist to Certification Officer & Data Collection Coordinator in Education on Aug. 1, 2022.
  • Ethan Aragon transitioned from Building Monitor to Location Support Assistant on Aug. 29, 2022.
  • Elizabeth Harris transitioned from Student Success Advisor II to Senior Student Success Coach in Student Success on Aug. 29, 2022.
  • Jon Hardy transitioned from Student Success Advisor to Student Success Coach II in Student Success on Aug. 29, 2022.
  • Kevin Fletcher transitioned from Strategic Communications to Advancement Services Manager in Advancement on Sept. 12, 2022.