2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Oct 22, 2020  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty and Staff

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The Faculty


ANDERSON, THOMAS (2008) Assistant Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S., M.S. Western Illinois University; Ph.D. University of Illinois

ATKINS, NOLAN T. (1997) Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. University of Minnesota; M.S., Ph.D. University of California Los Angeles

BALCOM, IAN (2011) Assistant Professor, Natural Science, B.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of California at  Riverside

BELILES, DAVID B. (1992) Professor of English, B.A. George Washington University ; M.A. University of Texas; Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

BENNION, JANET (2003) Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, B.A. Utah State University; M.A. Portland State University; Ph.D. University of Utah

BLIZZARD, RON (2012) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.S. University of Massachusetts at Amherst; M.Ed. Central Connecticut State University; Ed.D., Johnson & Wales

BOULEY, KATIE (2010) Assistant Professor of Exercise Science, B.S. University of Massachusetts; M.S. Springfield College; Ph.D. Springfield College

BOZEMAN, JAMES R. (l985) Professor of Mathematical Sciences, B.S. Worcester Polytechnic Institute; M.A. University of California; A.M. Dartmouth College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

BROADWATER, ERNEST H. (1974) Professor of Education, B.S. Keene State College; M.Ed. Temple University; Ph.D. Ohio State University

CASTALDO, JOHN, (2011) Assistant Professor of Business Administration, B.A. Suffolk University, M.B.A. Univeristy of Phoenix

DALEY, DANIEL (2008) Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences, A.S., B.S., M.Ed. Lyndon State College

DELEO, JOHN (1976) Professor of Mountain Recreation Management, B.S. Northeastern University; M.S. University of Utah; Ed.D. Boston University

FARRELL, KEVIN J. (1990) Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.S. Nasson College; M.S. University of Vermont; Ph.D. University of Rhode Island

GIESE, ALAN (2006) Associate Professor of Natural Sciences/Biology, B.A. University of California at Santa Cruz; M.S. Oregon State University; Ph.D. Arizona State University

GILMAN, CHANDLER R. (1998) Associate Professor of English, B.A. Williams College; M.A. University of New Hampshire; M.F.A. Vermont College of Norwich University

GITTLEMAN, JOSEPH (2009) Assistant Professor, Music Business and Industry

GLENTZ BRUSH, KELLY A. (2002) Associate Professor of Visual Arts, B.F.A. Kansas City Art Institute; M.F.A. University of Kansas

HANRAHAN, JANEL (2012) Assistant Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.A., Alverno College; M.S. Univeristy of Wisconsin; Ph.D. University of Wisconsin

HILTON, MARK (1999) Professor of Business Administration, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.B.A. Plymouth State University

HUGHES, DEBORAH (2007) Associate Professor of Mathematics/Computer Science, M.S. New Jersey Institute of Technology; B.S. Fairleigh Dickinson University

JACOBSON, RODNEY (2007) Associate Professor of Business Administration, B.S., M.B.A. Babson College

JOHNSTON, DAVID (2005), Associate Professor of English/Philosophy,  B.A. Denison University; M.A., Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook

KOROL, RHONDA (1995) Professor of Psychology, B.A. Dartmouth College; B.S. University of Minnesota; M.A. University of Cincinnati; Ph.D. University of Cincinnati

LATHROP, ALISON S. (1999) Professor of Geology, B.Sc. Bates College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

LEDOUX, GREGORY (2009) Assistant Professor in Exercise Science, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.S. Bridgewater State College

LEWIS, TIMOTHY R. (1999), Professor of Electronic Journalism Arts, B.A. University of Vermont ; M.A. Union Institute & University/Vermont College




LUCE, BENJAMIN (2008), Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences/Physics, B.S. State University of New York at Fredonia; M.S., Ph.D. Clarkson University

LUNA, ANDREA (1997) Professor of English/Coordinator of Composition, B.S. University of Vermont; M.A. University of New Hampshire; Ph.D. University of New Hampshire

McCOY, DAISY (1991) Professor of Mathematical Science, B.A. Douglass College of Rutgers University; M.S. Virginia Tech; Ph.D. Virginia Tech

MEACHEM, MEAGHAN (2008) Assistant Professor of Electronic Journalism Arts, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.A. Marlboro College Graduate Center

METZKE, LINDA K. (1988) Professor, Special Education, B.S University of Wisconsin; M.S. University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. Marquette University

MOORE, BRITT (2009) Instructor, Music Business and Industry, B.A. California State University

MOYE, RICHARD H. (1991), Professor of English, B.A. Middlebury College; M.A. Columbia University; M.Phil. Columbia University; Ph.D. Columbia University

MUELLER, HARRY (2003) Associate Professor of Visual Arts, A.A.S. Milwaukee Institute of Technology; A.A.S., B.S. Rochester Institute of Technology

NELSON, GARET (2001) Associate Professor/Library Director, B.A. University of South Florida; M.Ed. University of Arkansas; M.L.I.S. University of South Florida

NORRIS, ELIZABETH E. (2002) Associate Professor of Music & Performing Arts, B.M. Illinois State University; M.M. Indiana University; D.M.A. University of Kansas

PARISI, PHILIP J. (2004) Assistant Professor of Visual Arts, A.S. Champlain College; B.F.A. School of Visual Arts; M.F.A, Hunter College; Ph.D., Capella University

RAZZANO, ELAINE (1995) Professor of English, B.A. Georgian Court College; M.A. Seton Hall University; M.Ed. Plymouth State University; Ph.D. SUNY Buffalo

SEARLS, PAUL (2005) Associate Professor of History, B.A. Hobart College; M.A. University of Vermont; Ph.D. New York University  

SGHERZA, ANTHONY (2004), Professor of Exercise Science, B.A. Kean College of NJ; B.S. University of Pittsburgh; M.S. Long Island University; Ph.D. New York University

SHAFER, JASON (2005) Associate Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. Plymouth State College; M.S. University of Utah; Ph.D. University of Utah

SHERRER, MARGARET (2005) Associate Professor of Psychology, B.A., University of Rhode Island; M.S.W. Rhode Island College; Ph.D., Boston College

SHINE, PATRICIA (2003) Associate Professor of Human Services, B.A. Adelphi University; M.S.W. Simmons School of Social Work

SIEGEL, RACHEL S. (1990) Professor of Business Administration, B.A. Yale University; M.B.A. Yale University, C.F.A.

STILES, MERI (2006) Associate Professor of Psychology/Human Services, B.A., M.S.W., Ph.D. University of Buffalo

STROKANOV, ALEXANDRE A. (2000) Professor of History, B.A. Perm State University (Russia), M.A. Perm State University, Ph.D. Perm State University

STROUP, BRANDON (2012) Assistant Professor of Social Science/Crimial Justice, B.A. Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania; M.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

STURM, TIMOTHY M. (1982) Professor, Education, B.A. Beloit College; M.S. University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. University of North Carolina

TUCKER, BARCLAY (2001) Professor of Visual Arts, B.F.A. University of Utah; M.A. Syracuse University; M.F.A. University of Hartford, Hartford Art School

WERDENSCHLAG, LORI (1992) Professor of Psychology, B.A. Emory University; M.S., Ph.D. Tulane University

WILLIAMS, DAN (2006) Associate Professor of English/Journalism, B.A. Kansas State University; M.A. Ohio State University


Part-time Faculty


BERTOLINI, MARK, Business Administration/Law, B.A. Middlebury; J. D. Univ. of Puget Sound Law School

BIATHROW, KENNETH, Business Administration/Accounting, C.P.A.

BIDDLE, WILLIAM, English, B.A. Amherst College; M.A. Boston University

BOYE, ALAN, English, B.S. University of Nebraska; M.A. University of Texas

BROWN, DENISE, English, B.A., M.A. University of Delaware

BROWN, PHILIP, Music & Performing Arts/Music, B.F.A. Boston University of Fine Arts

BRYAN, LINDA, Visual Arts, M.F.A. Academy of Art University

CHARLES, JEAN, Music and Performing Arts/Music

COLBY, KELLY, English, B.S. Lyndon State College

COTTE, WILLIAM, Music and Performing Arts/Music

DOWLING, DAN, Electronic Journalism/Atmospheric Sciences, B.S. (2) State University of New York Oswego and State University of New York Plattsburgh

DWYER, PAULINE, Natural Sciences, M.S.T. Lyndon State College

ELMES, MARTHA, Visual Arts/GEU, M.Ed. Lesley University

FITCH, JON, GEU, Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh

FREGOSI, GIANNA, Theatre, M.P.A., Oklahoma City University

HANNA, CHARLOTTE, Business Administration, B.A. Bennington College; M.A., Ph.D. Stanford University

HASKINS, KAREN, English, M.A. St. Bonaventure University; B.A. Nazareth College

KAPLAN, JONATHAN, Natural Sciences, B.S. Providence College; M.S. University of Rhode Island; Ph.D. University of New Hampshire

KELLAR, KRISTINE, Exercise Science

LORIOT, GEORGE, Atmospheric Sciences, B.S.M.E. New Jersy Institute of Technology; Ph.D University of Connecticut

McCANN, ROBERT, Visual Arts

MACDOWELL, LISA, English, B.A. Albion College; M.A., Ph.D. Rutgers University

MARTIN, ROBERT, Natural Science, B.S. Lyndon State College

MAZZOTTA, PAULINE, Visual Arts, B.F.A. Paier College of Art

MILLER, KAREN, Natural Sciences, B.S. University of Vermont; M.S. University of Vermont




MILLER, MICHAEL, Natural Sciences, B.S. University of Vermont

MOORE, J. ALAN, Philosophy, B.A. University of California at Davis; M.A. University of Idaho; Ph.D. Tulane University

NAREY, ERIN, English, B.F.A. Emerson College; M.F.A. Vermont College

NOLAN, KIMBERLY, Graduate Education, B.S. Babson College; M.Ed. Mercy College, Ed.D. University of Vermont

PULASKI, MURRAY, English, B.A., M.A. Goddard College

RILEY, EILEEN, English, M.Ed., Trinity College

ROCHE, MARIA, Spanish, M.F.A. Escuela de Bellas Artes

ROOSEVELT, MICHAEL, Art, M.F.A., Tyler School of Art of Temple University

STONEBRAKER, EDWARD, Natural Sciences, B.A. Tufts University; D.C. New York Chiropractic College

STROKANOVA, ELENA, Russian, B.A. Lyndon State College

SWEET, DENNIS, GEU, B.S. University of Vermont; M.Ed. Lyndon State College

THABIT, ALIA, English, B.A. Lyndon State College

TWOMBLEY, NORMA, Mathematics, M.Ed. St. Michael’s College

ULRICH, TIMOTHY, Mathematics, B.S. Lyndon State College

WALKER-WHARTON, LYDIA, Visual Arts, B.F.A. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH, English, B.A., M.A. Oakland University

WILLIAMS, NORRINE, Psychology, B.A. Bates College; M.S.W. University of Connecticut

WINTELS, WERNER, Atmospheric Sciences, Ph.D., McGill University

YOUNG, THERESA, Education, B.S. Lyndon State College; M.Ed. University of Vermont

Professor Emeriti


ALDRICH, E. RALPH (1969-1995)

BLANCHARD, IRENE (1976-1998)

EBBETT, BALLARD E. (1960-1998)

ELLIOTT, JUNE (1976 - 1988)


GREEN, FRANK (1970 - 2004)

McGOWAN, DORIAN (1959 - 2006)

MILLER, DONALD H. (1959-1999)

REEVES, CAROLYN (1982-2003)

TOBORG, ALFRED (1960-1999)

VOS, KENNETH (1967-1999)


 The Administration


JOSEPH A. BERTOLINO, President, B.S. University of Scranton; M.S.W. Rutgers; Ed.D. Columbia University

ALISON S. LATHROP,  Interim Dean of Academic Affairs, B.Sc. Bates College; Ph.D. Dartmouth College

WAYNE T. HAMILTON, Dean of Administration, B.A. State University College at New Paltz; M.S. State University of New York at Albany

ROBERT E. WHITTAKER, Dean of Institutional Advancement, B.A. Franklin & Marshall College; M.S. Utah State University

JONATHAN  M. DAVIS, Acting Dean of Students, B.S. Lyndon State College

The College Directors and Staff

Ronald E. Aiken   Grants Officer
Alex D. Allen    Public Safety Officer
Edie I. Allen   Admissions Records Specialist
Stephen C. Allen   LAN/System Administrator
Thomas R. Archer   Director of Physical Plant
Kathy A. Armstrong   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Jennifer M. Aubin   Financial Aid Officer
Debra M. Bailin   Director of Student Academic Development
Darlene R. Ballou   Director of Broadcast Operations
Trevor A. Barski   Assistant Director of Admissions
Mariann W. Bertolini   Director, Northeast Kingdom School Dev. Center
David E. Bixby   Custodian
Jay D. Bona   Circulation Coordinator
Heather A. Bouchey   Director of the Center for Rural Students
Tanya W. Bradley   Director of Financial Aid
Dustin R. Brooks   Custodian
Anne M. Brown   Director of AmeriCorps NEK Initiative
Rodney J. Call   Custodian
Tim G. Cappalli   Assistant LAN/System Administrator
Jody A. Card   Assistant Director, Financial Aid
Alton L. Carr, Jr.   Maintenance Tech
Patrick D. Carr   Custodian
Keith B. Chamberlin   Director of Communications & Marketing
Paula M. Chamberlin   Staff Assistant for Health and Counseling
Jo-Ann Charron   Custodian/Pool Technician
Theresa Y. Conant   Laboratory Technician/Chemical Hygiene Officer
Elizabeth L Conklin   Interlibrary Loan Specialist
Christina K. Cotnoir   Assistant Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship
Samantha L Couture   Admissions Counselor
Patricia R. Cross   Administrative Assistant to Director of Physical Plant
Jeff M. Davis   Vehicle Mechanic
Michael A. Dente   Chief Technology Officer
Alyssa M. Doolittle   Research Associate, Leahy Center
Denise M. Doyon   Custodian
Lori A. Drew   Tutor Coordinator
Terry K. Dwyer   Custodial Supervisor
Gaylon R. Ely   Custodian
Mary A. Etter   Learning Specialist
Alexandria K. Evans   Assistant Athletic Director/Strength & Conditioning Coach
Elaine L. Fournier   Staff Assistant for Student Affairs
Karen M. Fournier   Custodian
Miranda D. Fox   Assistant Registrar
Evelyn E. Franz   Recorder
Sandra L. Franz   Director of Human Resources
Naomi R. Gallagher   Staff Accountant
Paulsha D. George   Director of Payroll & Benefits
Donna M. Gile   Staff Assistant to Faculty/NEKSDC
Darlene N. Gilman   Staff Assistant for Conferences, Career Services
Kathleen E. Gold   Director of Advising Resources
Cheryl L. Goldrick   Admissions Assistant
Thor T. Goodrich   Graphic & Web Designer
Jacqueline Goodwin   Custodian
George B. Hacking   Director of Public Safety
Nermin Hajdarevic   Maintenance Technician
Tim L. Hale   Custodian/Maintenance Worker
Jennifer K. Harris   Development Officer
Bernard F. Hartshorn   Associate Director of Admissions
Janis L. Henderson   Custodian
Susan P. Henry   Director of Intramurals/SHAPE Manager
Stacy O. Hopkins   Financial Services Consultant
Christina M. Howe   Assistant Athletic Trainer
Darlene L. Johnson   Financial Services Consultant
William F. Johnson   Assistant Athletic Director
Richard L. Judkins   Lead Maintenance Worker
John R. Kascenska   Associate Academic Dean
Donna J. Keely   Director of the First-Year Experience
Sheilah M. Ladd   Controller
Mark L. Lariviere   Custodian
Jon P. Lasseigne   Senior Mechanical Systems Tech
Kenneth W. Leonard   Custodian
Ryan J. Longe   Admissions Counselor
Sebastion C. Lury   Admissions Counselor
Sara L. Lussier   Administrative Assistant, Institutional Advancement
Susan L. Lynaugh   Sr. Teacher/Leader, ECVLC
Mark J. Majors   Instructional Technology Specialist
Peter G. Mallett   Custodian
Vincent U. Maloney   Director of Admissions
Hannah N. Manley   Director of Alumni Relations & Development
David J. Martin   Financial Aid Officer
Vicki L. Martin   Custodian
Shane E. Mason   Financial Services Consultant
Robert G. McCabe   Director of Student Support Services
Kathleen McIsaac-Healey   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Brian W. Michaud   Public Safety Officer
Darcie A. Miles   Executive Assistant to the President
Susan Millar-Williams   Staff Writer
Mark H. Mohrmann   Broadcast Systems Administrator
Denise B. Moses   Staff Assistant, Academic Support/Advising Resources Center
Claudia C. Mosher   Records Specialist, Admissions
Melissa A. Nelson   RHD/Student Activities Coordinator
Ann M. Nygard   Director, Center for Rural Entrepreneurship
Arthur W. Peake   Maintenance Supervisor
Melissa A. Pickel   Library Reference/Circulation Assistant
Belinda J. Plymak   Database Manager
Charlotte N. Porcelli   Director of Conferences & Events
Monique C. Prive   Acquisitions Coordinator
Rose E. Reynolds   Assistant Director, Upward Bound
Heather A. Ring   Associate Registrar
Dianne M. Rivers   Staff Assistant to Associate Academic Dean
Cynthia A. Robertson   Assistant to the Dean of Administration
Jonathan J. Ross   RHD/Programming & Community Service Coordinator
Erin S. Rossetti   Director, Residential Life
Nathan R. Rossetti   Public Safety Officer
Jason R. Ryan   Senior Desktop Support Technician
Angela Ryan-Williams   Special Services Counselor
Tara-jean Samora   Cataloger
Evita E. Sandoval   Head Athletic Trainer
Christine L. Seymour   Custodian
Tracy W. Sherbrook   Assistant to Provost & Dean of Academic Affairs
Graham A. Sherriff   Librarian
Deborah M. Sherwood   Custodian
Takuya Shimamura   Webmaster
Elizabeth A. Simpson   Teacher Leader, ECVLC
Kirsten A. Simpson   Staff Accountant
Charles I. Sjolander   Senior Mechanical Systems Tech
Robert E. Stowell   Manufacturing Industry Specialist, CRE
Jamie A. Struck   Adventure Program Coordinator
Brenda A. Sweet   Staff Assistant to Faculty
Rhonda M. Trucott   Mailroom Supervisor
Mark H. Tucker   Atmospheric Sciences Data Systems Administrator
Christopher T. Ummer   Director of Athletics
Linda A. Wacholder   Director of Career Services
C. Richard Williams   Director of Upward Bound
David H. Wood   Custodial Supervisor
Mary K. Yackley   Staff Assistant, ECVLC
Aaron E. Young   Director of Technical Services/Video Broadcast Technician

Board of Trustees of the Vermont State Colleges

Peter Shumlin, Ex Officio Governor, State of VT
Lynn Dickinson, Rep. St. Albans
Michelle Fairbrother Rutland
Kraig Hannum Dorset
Tim Jerman, Rep. Essex Junction
Bill Lippert, Rep. Hinesburg
Karen Handy Luneau St. Albans
Jim Masland, Rep. Thetford Center
Linda Milne Montpelier
Gary W. Moore, Chair Bradford
Martha O’Connor Brattleboro
Heidi Pelletier, Treasurer Montpelier
Nicholas Russo Student Representative
Gordon Winters, Vice Chair Swanton
Peter Wright Lake Elmore

Past Lyndon Presidents

* Ms. Rita L. Bole
* Ms. Florence E. Drew
* Mr. Arthur B. Elliott
* Ms. Susan C. Gallagher
* Dr. Robert E. Long
* Dr. A. John Holden, Jr.
* Dr. H. Franklin Irwin, Jr.
   Dr. Edward I. Stevens
* Dr. Janet G. Murphy
   Dr. Clive C. Veri
   Dr. Margaret R. Williams 
 * Dr. Robert A. Burnham
   Dr. Carol A. Moore
   Mr. Steven M. Gold

(1935-1936, Acting)
(1958-1959, Acting)
(1970-1971, Acting)
(1997-1998, Interim)
(2011-2012, Interim)