Nov 15, 2018  
2017-2018 General Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2017-2018 General Catalog and Student Handbook

Faculty and Staff



Sykes, Reginald L, President
Ed.D, Mississippi State University
B.S., M.S., Jackson State University;

Faculty

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Abrams, Krishalon
Instructor, Mathematics
B.S., M.Ed., Alabama A& M University

Allbritten, Alan
Instructor, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Batley, Tommi
Instructor, English
B.S., M.Ed., William Carey College, Ph.D. University of South Alabama

Beech, Frances B
Instructor, Sociology
B.S., M.A., University of South Alabama

Bell, Jeffrey
Instructor, Plumbing
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Brown, Annette
Instructor, Welding
A.S., Colorado Technical University

Cochran, Catherine
Instructor, Speech
B.A., Troy University; M.A., University of South Alabama

Corley, Jason S.
Instructor, Automotive Technology Diploma
Southwest State Technical College, A.A.S. Bishop State Community College

Coleman, Lyle
Instructor, Business
B.S., University of Alabama; M.B.A., University of South Alabama

Crockett, Patty
Instructor, Developmental Studies
B.A., Springhill College; M.Ed., University of South Alabama; Ed.S., University of West Florida

Davidson, Emma
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Alabama; M.S.N., Southern University

Davis, Dewanda J
Instructor, ABE Instructor

Davis, Ronald
Instructor, Computer Science
B.S., Alabama State University; M.S., University of West Florida

Dennis, Tammy Deloris
Instructor, Biology
B.S., M.S., Ed.S. University of South Alabama; Ed.D. Nova University

Dickerson, Wade
Instructor, Barbering
A.O.T., Bishop State Community College

Dickinson-Carter, Cora
Instructor,

Douglas, Henry
Instructor, Commercial Food Services
A.A.S., Southern Institute

Driscoll, Tracy
Instructor, CIS
B.S., University of Alabama; M.S., Regis University

Duffy, Paula
Instructor, Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., University of Mississippi Medical Center

Dyess, Jeffrey
Instructor, Mathematics
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., William Carey University; Ed. S., University of West Florida

Edwards, Nancy
Instructor, Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., University of Florida

Eleby, Jessie M.
Instructor/Director Early Childhood Education
B.S., M.Ed., Alabama State University

Ellis, Latonya Michelle Hayes
Instructor, Mathematics
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., University of South Alabama, M.Ed., Alabama State University

Escobio, Dana
Instructor, English
B.A., M.A., University of South Alabama

Evans, Adrian
Instructor, English
A.A., Bishop State Community College; B.A., University of Mobile; M.A., Jackson State University; Ph.D., University of New Orleans

Fairley, Vesta
Instructor, Nursing
R.N., M.S.N., University of South Alabama

Fantroy, Linda
Instructor, English
A.D.N., University of Mobile; B.A., M.A., University of South Alabama; Ph.D., Southern Mississippi University

Foster, Clint
Instructor, Biology
B.S., M.S., Troy University; Ph.D., Auburn University

Foster, Yvonne
Counselor
B.A., University of South Alabama; M.S., Alabama State University

Gee, Keith
Instructor, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration
Certificate, Bishop State Community College

Getto, Kathleen A.
Instructor

Grubach, Robert
Instructor, Welding
A.S, University of Mobile

Guice, Jeffery Todd
Instructor,

Hall, Tammy
Instructor

Hackworth, Sylvester
Instructor, Natural Sciences
B.S., M.A., University of Mobile; Ph.D., Walden University

Harris, Malvereen
Instructor, Psychology
B.S., Dillard University; M.S., University of South Alabama

Higginbotham, Mitchell E.
Instructor, Drafting & Design
A.A.S., East Mississippi Junior College

Hobbs, Sharnee
Instructor,

Host, Lydia
Instructor, Art/Humanities
B.F.A., University of south Alabama; M.L.A., Springhill College

Houston , Laurie
Instructor, Nursing
R.N., M.S.N, University of Mobile

Hunter, Erica
Instructor, Graphic Communication
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., M.S., Bellevue University

Jackson, Leon
Instructor, Welding
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Jeter, Michael
Instructor, Developmental English
B.A., M.A., University of Birmingham

Joseph, Beverly
Instructor, Biology
B.S., M.S., Alabama A& M University

Jurenka, Sarah
Instructor, History
B.S., M.A.T., University of West Alabama

Kimbrough, Mary
Instructor, Art
B.F.A., Auburn University; M.F.A., University of Illinois

King, Julie
Instructor, English
B.A., M.Ed., University of Montevallo; Ed.S., University of West Florida

King, Victoria
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., Tuskegee University; M.S.N., University of Mobile; D.N.P., Samford University

Labay, Theodore
Instructor, Business
B.A., Denison University; M.B.A, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Laffitte, Darlene
Instructor, Biology
B.S., Bishop State Community College; M.S., Prairie View A & M

Lange, Stephen E.
Instructor, Watch Repair & Jewelry Design Diploma, Southwest State Technical College; A.A.S. Bishop State Community College; Certified Master Watchmaker

Libscomb-Hammond, Cecelia
Instructor, Nursing
D.N.P., University of Alabama Birmingham

Lott, Michael
Instructor, Diesel/Truck Driving
A.U.M., Bishop State Community College

Malone, Katherine
Instructor, Mathematics
B.S., Alabama A&M University; M. Ed., Alabama State University; Ed. D., University of West Florida

Maull, Jerome
Instructor, Welding
A.S., Carver State Technical College; A.S., Bishop State Community College

Moore, Terry
Instructor,
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Mosley, Simone
Instructor,

Nast, William
Instructor, Psychology
B.A., Southern Illinois University; M.A., Ed. D., University of West Florida

Oliver, Lauren
Instructor, Biology
B.S., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., American Museum of Natural History

Oliver, Melinda
Instructor, Chemistry/Physical Science
B.S., Ph.D, Louisiana State University

Peeples, Larene
Instructor, Reading
B.A., University of Alaska Anchorage; M.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma

Perry, Emma
Instructor, Nursing
R.N., M.S.N., University of Mobile

Poellnitz, Michael
Instructor, Music
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M. Ed., University of South Alabama

Robinson, LaShondra
Instructor, English
B.A., University of Alabama; M.A., Penn State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Rodgers, Lachan L.
Instructor, Cosmetology Certificate
Bishop State Community College

Rodgers, Janice
Instructor, Interpreter American Sign Language
M.A., Auburn University

Sanderson, Courtney N.
Instructor, Health Information Tech
B.S., University of Alabama at Birmingham, M.S., University of South Alabama

Schlosser, Elizabeth
Instructor, Biology
B.S., University of Mobile; M.S., Alabama State University

Sharp, Annalesia
Instructor, Health Information Tech
B.S. University of Alabama at Birmingham, M.S. Troy University

Shaw, Amy
Instructor, Mathematics
B.A., Huntingdon College; M.Ed., Columbus State University

Simon, Alicia
Instructor, Electrical
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Smith, Caesar
Instructor, History
B.A., Bethune Cookman College; M.Ed., Valdosta State University; Th.D., International Bible Institute & Theological Seminary

Smith, Jacqueline
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Alabama; M.S.N., University of Mobile; Ed.D., University of Alabama

Smith, Kim
Instructor, Speech
B.S., M.A., University of South Alabama; Ed. D., University of West Florida

Soleyn, James William Kenneth
Instructor, Cosmetology
A.S. Bishop State Community College

Strenth, Kendra
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Alabama; M.S.N., University of Mobile; D.N.P., Samford University

Thompson, William H
Instructor/Director, Funeral Service Education
Diploma, Gupton Jones College; A.S., Chattahoochee Valley Community College; B.S., M.S., Troy State University; Ed.D., University of West Florida

Travis, Yvette
Instructor, Business
B.S., M.B.A., Jackson State University

Wallace, Bradley
Instructor, Truck Diving
D.E.M., Southwest State Technical College; A.A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., Athens State University

Watson, Chrishan Nicole
Instructor,

Williams, Joseph Earl
Instructor

Williams, Michael
Instructor, Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N, D.N.S, Louisiana State University

Wilson, Gabrielle Leigh
Instructor

Non-Instructional Staff

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Able, Deborah Edwards
Aid Adult Basic Education

Abrams, Rhonda E
Aid Adult Basic Education

Adams, Marcena
Maintenance

Allen, Bonita Faye
Financial Affairs-Dean
B.S. Alabama A&M University, M.S.C., University of West Alabama

Allen, Carolyn
Caregiver
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Angle, Courtney R
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Andry, Paul Edward
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Andrews, Priscilla White
Accountant
B.S., Alabama A&M University; M.B.A., Jackson State University

Amos, Rosalind T
Research Assistant
A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., University of Mobile; M.S., Capella University; M.Div., Northwestern Theological Seminary

Austin, Deidre
Financial Aid Secretary

Bailey, Ronald S
Security Officer

Banks, Tonya
Accountant
B.A., Faulkner University; M.B.A., Walden University

Bennett, Melinda C
Motor Coach Operator /Truck Driver Lab Assistant
A.A., Hinds Hr. College; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Certificate, NCCER

Boykin, Demarkus M Burroughs
Recruiter

Brown, Kyle Alexander
Tutorial Program Employee

Bumpers, Claude
Student Tracking & Assessment Coordinator
B.S., Alabama A&M University; M.B.A., Jackson State University

Burnette, Jeanette
Admissions Clerk

Carlisle, Michael R
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Carter, Anthony
Counselor

Carvin, Waynetta
Caregiver
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., Athens State University

Chukwuemeka, Samuel
Manager, Student Financial Aid
B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Oklahoma; Ed.D., University of West Florida

Clanton, Ann
Vice-President of Operations
B.S., M.Ed., Livingston University

Collins, Khalilah
Caregiver
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Cooley, Justin
Coordinator of the Learning Center
B.A., Tuskegee University

Council, Latanya S
Admissions Clerk
A.A., Alabama Southern Community College

Cowan, Alice Brunner
Extended Day Program-Coordinator

Crenshaw, Reginald
Director, Title III Programs
B.A., Morehouse College; M.P.A., University of South Alabama; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Cunningham, Terri
Library Support Specialist
B.S., Southeast College

Davis, Joycelyn M
Caregiver
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Dickinson, Jestine M
Tutor, English
B.S., Alabama State University; M.A., University of South Alabama

Dixon, Lonnie
Craig Security Officer

Dumas, Alvin
Security Officer

Dumas, Sarah
Accounts Payable Clerk
Diploma, Southeast College of Technology

Dumas, Tonya Augustus
Accounting Clerk
B.S. Morris Brown College

Eager, Trenton
Director, Athletics/ Head Women’s Basketball Coach
B.S., Jacksonville State University; M.A., West Alabama University

Eaton, Harrietta F
Director, Public Relations & Marketing
B.S., University of Montevallo; M.P.A., University of South Alabama

Edwards, Barry
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Payne, April
Assistant Title III Coordinator
B.A., University of South Alabama

Figures, Vera
Financial Aid Advisor
Certificate, Carver State Technical College; Certificate, 20th Century Business College; A.S., Alabama Christian College

Forsyth, Claude M
Director, IT
B.S., University of South Alabama Foster, Yvonne D Counselor

Foster, Yvonne D
Counselor

Gable, Laneeka
Secretary
B.S., Troy University

Gilchrist, Velisa
Accountant
B.S., M.S., Alabama State University; M.B.A., Walden University

Giles, Mamie
Accountant
B.S., University of South Alabama

Goode, Alicia
Financial Aid Advisor
B.A., University of Mobile; M.S., University of West Alabama

Grayson, Lorenzo
Director-Operations & Maintenance
B.S., M.Ed., Alabama State University

Gulley, Ezell
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Harris, Karen
Police Officer

Harrison, Folayan L
Title III Secretary
A.A.S., A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., Springhill College; M.S.A.C.E., University of West Alabama

Hazzard, Terry Louis
Student Development-Dean
B.S., Alabama A&M University; M.A., University of Alabama; Ed.S., Ed.D., Florida State University

Henry, Karl
Dean of Career Technical Education
B.S., University of Alabama; M.S., Alabama A&M University

Hollins, Lydia Womack
Learning Resources Clerk
A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi

Hudson, Mary
Accounts Payable Clerk
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Hunter, Kia
Financial Aid Secretary

James, Nathaniel T
Security Officer

Johnston, Mark
Baseball Coach
B.S., M.Ed., University of South Alabama; M.B.A., Mississippi State University

Kelly, Jacques C
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Kennedy, Celestine C
Career Coach
B.S., University of Montevallo; M.S., University of Troy

King, Kyana
Admissions Clerk
A.O.T., Bishop State Community College

Lesueur, Shelia Shack
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Levingston, Kimberly Robinson
Accountant

Lewis, Prinic H
Security Officer

Lockwood, Walter
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Lofton, Aaron Patrick
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Lofton, James
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Lovett, Cecil Lamar
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Lowe, Deborah Bagley
Media Specialist

Lyons, Marquita
Director, Human Resources
B.S., M.P.A., University of South Alabama

Madise, Arthur
Administrative Assistant II
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.B.A., Faulkner University

Marshall, Rita Priscilla
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Mayhand, Billy Joe
Management Information Systems-Computer Operator
B.S., Alabama State University

McCane, Latitia
Dean of Academic Services
B.S., Alabama State University; M.S., Texas Southern University; M.S., University of Alabama; Ph.D., Jackson State University

McCovery, Marian
Student Development-Secretary

McCovey, Megan
Library Support Specialist
B.A., University of South Alabama

McDonald, Symentha
Coordinator of Student Activities
B.A., University of Alabama; M.L.A., Springhill College

McNeil, Yolanda
Secretary

McNeir, James
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

McSwain, Roderick
Director, Institutional Effectiveness
B.S., Northwest University; M.S., Amber University

McWilliams, Robert J
Development-Coordinator
B.S., Alabama State University; M.S.CE., University of West Alabama

Mickles, Marsha
Director, Library Services
B.A., Springhill College; M.L.I.S., University of Southern Mississippi

Miller, La’Keith
Director, Carver Campus
B.B.A., Tennessee State University; M.Ed., Ed.S., Middle Tennessee State University

Miller, Mary E
Administrative Services-Secretary
Clerical Services Certificate, Carver State Technical College

Milton, Timothy A
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Mitchell, Sheria
Student Services Specialist
B.S., M.A., University of Mobile

Monk, Austin
Director, Workforce Development
A.S., Wallace State Community College; B.A., M.P.A., Auburn University

Mullen, Theodore R
Tutor, Mathematics
B.S., McNeese State University; B.S., Auburn University

Murphy, Gloria V
Federal Programs-Secretary

Nelson, Keith Anthony
Tutorial Program Employee

Nixon, Gail
Student Development-Secretary
A.A.S., Cape Fear Community College; B.A. Shaw University

Parrish-Onukwuli, Kenya
HR Generalist
B.A., Stillman College; M.A.O.M., Ashford University

Patrick, Celeste R
Secretary Instruction/Academic
Certificate, Twentieth Century Business College

Patton, Anthony M
Security Officer

Payne, April Fields
Secretary-Instruction/Technical
A.S.; Bishop State Community College; B.S., University of South Alabama

Payne, Monica
Secretary
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Payne-Taylor, Karen Lynn
Student Financial Services Clerk

Perine, Latasha
ADA Counselor

Perry, Victoria
Counselor
B.S., Alabama State University; M.S., Troy University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University

Pettway, Lee Edward
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Phifer, Aleathia L
Media Specialist Assistant
B.S., Alabama State University

Pines, Ida Gwinn Watson
Continuing Ed/Workforce Tran/Non-Credit

Porter-O’Neal, Cynthia
Clerk
A.A., Bishop State Community College

Powell Mirian Diane
Program-MIS/Computer Services/Information Technology
B.S., Alabama A&M University

Praytor, Hugh Thomas
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Pugh, Cynthia Shelly
Aid Adult Basic Education

Purifoy, Earl III
Data Entry Clerk
B.A., Alabama A&M University

Quinney, Arthur D
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Reese, Patricia Ann
Secretary-Industrial Training

Rice, Jessie
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Robinson, Emma Jean
Tutor, English
B.S., University South Alabama; M.S., Alabama State University

Rowser, Donjoli
Admissions Clerk
A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.A., Auburn University; M.S., University of West Alabama

Runderson, Gale Lynette
Receptionist

Savadra, Eric Lynn
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Scott, Alexis Janae
Tutorial Program Employee

Scott, Rosa
Secretary
A.A.S., Bishop State Community College

Seltzer, Felicia
Caregiver
B.A., University of Mobile

Shelwood, Johnny
Men Head Basketball Coach
B.A., Dillard University; M.A., Indiana University

Shreves, Gary Lee
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic

Snell, Amber N
Student Financial Services Clerk
B.S., Alabama State University

Southerland, Samuel
Lab Assistant
A.S.S., Bishop State Community College

Spears, Akareem
Director, Adult Education
B.S., M.Ed.,Tuskegee University

St. Fleur, Tina
Business Office Clerk
B.A., St. Thomas Aquinas College

Stamps, Daphne
College Recruiter
B.A., Athens State University; M.S., Nova Southeastern University

Sterling, Gloria J
President-Secretary
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Stokes, Madeline R
Director, Central Campus/ Coordinator of Federal Programs
B.A., Grambling State University; M.A., University of South Alabama

Sullivan, Prendis L
Security Officeer

Summersell, Eva Louise
Secretary-Instruction/Technical

Summersell, James Huntley
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Taylor, Iris M
Secretary
A.S., Bishop State Community College

Taylor, Jessie Lee
Instructional Laboratory-Assistant

Thames, Thearthus Edward
Tutorial Program Employee

Thomas, Deborah
Housekeeper

Thomas, Patricia
Caregiver
Certificate, Bishop State Community College

Thompson, Mary
Secretary

Turner, Joseph
Techician-Facilities

Urbanek, Phillip
Registrar
A.A.S., A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.S., University of Alabama; M.B.A., University of Mobile

Wallace, Terri
Computer Specialist
A.S., Bishop State Community College; B.B.A., Faulkner University; M.B.A., A.B.D., University of Phoenix

Washington, Betty Tisdale
Student Development-Secretary

Washington, Lloyd
Security Officer

Watson, Chrishan
Student Services Specialist
B.A., Jackson State University; M.A., University of Alabama

West, Johnny
Maintenance

Westry, Marica Lyna
tutorial Program Employee

Whiting, Loretta
Payroll Clerk
B.A., Auburn University

Williams, Geraldine W
Secretary
B.A., University of South Alabama

Williams, Larry James
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic
B.S., M.Ed., Alabama State University

Wilson, Jerie
Peer Tutor Coordinator
B.S., University of Mobile; M.S., University of South Alabama Winston, Marsie Admissions Clerk A.A.S., Liberty University

Womack, Juliette F
Coordinator of Planning & Research
B.S., Tuskegee University

Wright, Lillie Mae
Vice-President Secretary
A.A., Bishop State Community College, B.S., University of South Alabama

Young, Al
Custodian/Housekeeper-Maintenance/Grounds-Mechanic