Faculty


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James Adams, Professor
Department Head, Physical Sciences
B.S., College of Charleston
M.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Kristen Adams, Instructor
Medical Assistant
A.A.S., Spartanburg Community College
Registered Medical Assistant (AMT)

Liz Anderson, Instructor
Academic Connections
B.A., University of Georgia
M.A., University of Phoenix

Steven Andrews, Instructor
Diesel Equipment Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Advanced Level ASE Master Truck Technician
Navistar Diamond Certified
Mobile AC Technician

Pam Anthony, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
MRI Certificate, Greenville Technical College
ARRT Registered Technologist (Radiography) (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Michelle Ashley, Professor
Academic Program Director, Expanded Duty Dental Assisting
A.A.S., Pennsylvania College of Technology
B.H.S., Medical University of South Carolina
Registered Dental Hygienist
DANB Certified Dental Assistant

Ricky Austin, Instructor
Welding
Certified, AWS, ASME
Certified, NCCER – Core
Certified, NCCER – Welding Instructor
Certified, NCEER – Pipe Fitting

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Lauren Bachand, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Mathematics
B.S., University of Central Florida
M.A., University of Central Florida

Chuck Baker, Assistant Professor
Department Head, English
B.A., Clemson University
Graduate Studies, Northwest Missouri State University
J.D., Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Ethan Ballard, Instructor
Radiologic Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Clemson University
Ph.D., Clemson University
Registered Technologist (Radiography)

Meg Batts, Instructor
Nursing
A.D.N., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., M.S.N, Western Governors University

Robin Baumgarner, Professor
Mathematics
A.A., A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.A., M.S., Clemson University

John Bell, Associate Professor
Paralegal
B.S., Central Michigan University
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law

Dan Benfield, Professor
Engineering Design Technology
B.S.M.E., West Virginia Institute of Technology
M.B.A., Clemson University/Furman University

Don Bennett, Instructor
Architectural Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology
B.A., University of North Carolina
M.S., Clemson University
Registered Architect
NCARB Certificate

Amber Bentolila, Instructor
Nursing
A.D.N., Broward College
M.S.N., Aspen University

Laurie Berry-Dorroh, Instructor
Transitional Studies - English, English as a Second Language
B.A., Furman University
M.A., University of South Carolina

Timothy Betts, Instructor
Physical Sciences
B.S., University of Wisconsin
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Jan S. Bishop, Professor
Transitional Studies - English
B.A., M.A., Winthrop University
Graduate Certificate, Higher Education Leadership, University of South Carolina

Catherine Blass, Instructor
English
Faculty Advisor, Phi Theta Kappa
B.A., Georgia Southern University
M.A., Clemson University

Greg Blech, Instructor
Accounting
B.S., Purdue University
MAcc, Stetson University
P.B.A. Certificate in Accounting, Indiana University
Licensed Certified Public Accountant, Indiana

Anna Blestel, Instructor
Nursing
A.A., Gardner-Webb University
B.S.N., M.S.N., Grand Canyon University

Amy Bolinger, Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.A., Bob Jones University
M.S., University of Bridgeport

Erin Bouchillon, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Northwest Health Sciences
Academic Program Director, Veterinary Assistant Program
A.S., Tri-County Technical College
Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) SC

Brian Bowers, Assistant Professor
Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.A., University of California, San Diego

Matthew Brady, Professor
Machine Tool Technology
Diploma, North Georgia Technical College
A.S., Greenville Technical College

Benjamin Brame, Instructor
Mathematics
B.A., East Carolina University
M.A., East Carolina University

Lisa Branham, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Administrative Office Technology
B.S., University of Virginia
M.Ed., Lesley University
MLIS, University of South Carolina

Phillip Brown, Assistant Professor
Dental Hygiene
B.A., Asbury University
D.M.D., University of Louisville

Sam Bruce, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Transitional Studies - English
B.A., M.A., University of South Carolina

Reginald Bruster, Professor
English
B.A., Berea College
M.A., Western Kentucky University
Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Michael Bryan, Instructor
Humanities - History
B.A., Kutztown University
M.Ed., Converse College

Andrea Bryant, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Physical Sciences - Chemistry
B.S., M.S., Furman University

David C. Burke, Instructor
Department Head, Speech Communication and Theatre
M.A., Bob Jones University
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

Keneisha Burrell, Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Tuskegee University

Stephen Burrus, Assistant Professor
Mathematics
B.S., North Carolina State University
M.A.T., Clemson University

Christopher Burton, Instructor
Mechatronics Technology
A.S., Tri-County Technical College

Kelvin Byrd, Dean
School of Aviation, Construction and Transportation Technologies
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Jones International University
Certified Instructor, National Center for Education and Research
Certified, AWS
Certified, NCCER – Core
Certified, NCCER – Welding Instructor
Certified, NCCER – Pipe Fitting

Michelle E. Byrd, Dean
School of Business and Computer Technology
B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.B.A., Phoenix University, Charlotte Campus

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Brad Caldwell, Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Clemson University

Gregory (Brian) Callopi, Instructor
Department Head, Diesel Equipment Technology
A.A.S. Greenville Techncial College
Certificate, Nashville Auto Diesel College, Diesel Mechanics
Advanced Level ASE Master Heavy Truck
Mobile AC Technician
Caterpillar Certified
Cummins Certified
Eaton Certified
Leadership Certified

Mary Campbell, Assistant Professor
Transitional Studies - English, Reading
B.A., Furman University
M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

McKenzie Campbell, Assistant Professor
Physical Sciences - Chemistry
B.S., Erskine
Ph.D., Clemson University

Miranda Campbell, Professor
Academic Program Director, Biological Sciences
B.S., Lander University
M.S., Clemson University

Nelly Canas, Instructor
Humanities - Spanish
B.A., Caldas University, Colombia
M.S., State University of New York

Jennifer Carbone, Instructor
English
B.A., Oswego State University
M.A., Southampton College, Long Island University

Michael Carey, Professor
Department Head, Engineering Design Technology
B.S., M.E., Clemson University
Professional Engineer Registered in South Carolina

Arthur Cartwright, Assistant Professor
Electronics Engineering Technology
B.S., California State University Sacramento
M.S., Air Force Institute of Technology

Philip M. Caruso, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Advanced Manufacturing Technology
B.S.M.E., Northeastern University
M.S.M.E, Purdue University
Ph.D., M.E., Purdue University

Matthew Cazessus, Instructor
Behavioral Social Sciences - Sociology
M.A., University of South Carolina

Dianne Chidester, Professor
Behavioral Social Sciences - Anthropology/Sociology
B.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro
M.A., University of South Carolina

Rebecca Clark, Assistant Professor
English
Director of Honors Program
B.A., Costal Carolina University
M.A., Clemson University

Phillip Cluley, Instructor
Department Head, Computer Technology
A.A.S., ITT Technical Institute
B.S., University of Phoenix
M.S., Boston University

Rachel Cobb, Assistant Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
Training and Development Director-Center for Professional Excellence
B.A., Bob Jones University
M.A., Bob Jones University

Lisa Conry, Professor
Academic Program Director, Respiratory Care
B.G.S., Capital University
M.A., Ohio State University

Rick Conte, Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering Technology, Engineering Transfer
B.S.M.E., M.S.I.M., Clemson University
Professional Engineer Registered in South Carolina

Michael Cooper, Assistant Professor
Emergency Medical Technology
Clinical Coordinator
A.A.S., A.P.S., Greenville Technical College
Nationally Registered Paramedic

Ken Corkren, Associate Professor
Respiratory Care
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., University of Alabama

Jaime Cox, Associate Professor
Department Head, Barton Allied Health Sciences
Director of Clinical Education, Respiratory Care
A.H.S., Midlands Technical College
B.S., Boise State University

Jeff Cox, Instructor
Biological Sciences
B.S., North Carolina State University
M.D., Wake Forest School of Medicine

Julie Cox, Professor
Clinical Coordinator, Radiologic Technology
A.A.S., Jamestown Community College
B.S.R.S., Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
Registered Technologist (Radiographer) (Mammography) (Computed Tomography)

Leanne Cox, Assistant Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Carolina-Upstate
M.S.N., Clemson University

Misty Cox, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Animal Studies, Professional Grooming and Animal Care
C.A.S., Greenville Technical College
C.H.S., Greenville Technical College
A.S., Greenville Technical College

Charles (Austin) Craft, Associate Professor
Culinary Institute of the Carolinas
A.B., Greenville Technical College
Certified Culinarian
Certified Food Safety Manager

Brian Cranny, Associate Professor
Department Head, Criminal Justice
A.A.S., Owens State Community College
B.A., Bowling Green State University
M.S.C.J., Tiffin University

Heather Crerar, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

Jeffrey Crisp, Instructor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Clemson University

LaSheika D. Criswell, Assistant Professor
Nursing
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., Clemson University
M.S.N.Ed., Clemson University

James Crocker, Professor
Academic Program Director, Aircraft Maintenance Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician
FAA Designated Mechanic Examiner

Lynn Cusick, Associate Professor
Human Services
B.A., M.S.W., University of South Carolina
LMSW

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Amy Daigle, Professor
Radiologic Technology
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Bellevue University
Registered Technologist (Radiography)

Jan Daniel, Librarian
Learning Resources
B.A., Emory University
M.Ln., Emory University

Amy Daniels, Assistant Professor
Physical Sciences
B.S., NC State
M.S., USC
Graduate Certificate, GIS UT Dallas

Beth Darby, Instructor
Clinical Coordinator, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
C.H.S., Greenville Technical College
A.A.S., Kaskaskia College
BSDMS, Adventist University
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Cindy Davies, Dean
School of Academic Advancement
B.A., College of Charleston
M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina
Graduate Certificate, Higher Education Leadership, University of South Carolina

Kathy Deese, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., Meredith College
M.Ed., Clemson University

Mark Degraffinreid, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Welding
Certified, AWS, ASME
Certified, NCCER - Core
Certified, NCCER - Welding Instructor
Certified, NCCER - Pipe Fitting

Melissa Donald, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Surgical Technology, Sterile Processing
Diploma Health Sciences, Tri-County Technical College
Associates Degree in Nursing Tri County Technical College
B.S.N., University of South Carolina-Upstate

Betty Faye Donohue, Assistant Professor
Dental Hygiene
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., University of Maryland at Baltimore Dental School
DANB Certified Dental Assistant
Registered Dental Hygienist

April Dove, Associate Professor
Behavioral Social Sciences - Sociology
B.A., M.A., University of South Carolina

Tracy Dragoo, Assistant Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.A., Clemson University

Desiree Dumas, Assistant Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.A., University of Phoenix

Enchanette Duncan, Instructor
Transitional Studies - English
B.A., B.S.N., M.A., University of Detroit Mercy
M.A., Wayne State University

Ebony Durrah, Instructor
Academic Connections
B.A., Clemson University
M.S., Clemson University

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Justin C. Eaddy, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Humanities - History
B.A., University of South Carolina-Columbia
M.A., Winthrop University

Brian Easler, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Academic Connections
B.S., M.A.T. English, Lander
M.Ed., Converse College

Amber Eckersley, Instructor
Visual Arts
B.A., Coastal Carolina University
M.F.A., Clemson University

Joan Lee Edwards, Professor
Biological Sciences
Faculty Fellow
Director, Creative Inquiry
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University

Dennise Estes, Assistant Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Clemson University
M.S.N., University of South Carolina
Certified Medical Surgical Registered Nurse

Claude (Ed) Eudy, Instructor
Mechatronics Technology
A.S., Tri-County Tech

Nancy B. Ewing, Associate Professor
Department Head, Electronics Engineering Technology
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Clemson University
Professional Engineer Registered in South Carolina

Jennifer Ezell, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Lander University
M.S.N., Clemson University
CMSRN

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Steven Farrell, Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Parkside
M.A., Northern Illinois University

Rebecca Ferguson, Professor
Academic Program Director, Speech Communication and Theatre
B.S., M.A., Bob Jones University

Anne Fernandez, Assistant Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., University of Tennessee-Knoxville
M.N., Louisiana State University - HSC School of Nursing

Kathy Ferrell, Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Converse College

Andie Finley, Associate Professor
Respiratory Care
Assistant Dean, School of Health Sciences
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Kennedy-Western University
B.S., Boise State University
M.Ed., Concordia University

Michael Fisher, Professor
Director, STAT Center
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.H.S., TUI University

Andrew Fitch, Instructor
Air Conditioning/Refrigeration
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Franklin University
HVAC/R Excellence Instructor, Electrical, Air Conditioning, Heat Pumps
Licensed HVAC/R Residential Contractor: LLR South Carolina

Kendra Fleming, Instructor
Occupational Therapy Assistant
B.S, Clemson University
M.S. OT., Medical University of South Carolina
Licensed OT in State of South Carolina

Marty Flynn, Professor
Department Head, Marketing
B.S., M.B.A., Clemson University

Gregg Forlini, Professor
Coordinator, Physical Therapist Assistant (Expansion Program, Florence Darlington Technical College)
B.A., University of California
Masters in Physical Therapy, Baylor University
Licensed PT in South Carolina
Licensed PTA in South Carolina

Heather Forrester, Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Sul Ross State University

Daniel Fullmer, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., Oakland University
M.A., Clemson University

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Glenn Galloway, Professor
Academic Program Director, Machine Tool Technology
A.S., Piedmont Technical College
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Nims Certified

Margaret Gambrell, Instructor
Cosmetology
Licensed South Carolina Cosmetology Instructor

Clay Gandy, Assistant Professor
Architectural Engineering Technology
B.S., Clemson University
M.Arch., Clemson University
Registered Architect
NCARB Certificate

Kyra Garofolo, Instructor
Mathematics
B.S., College of Charleston
M.S., Medical University of South Carolina

Ronald Scott Gentry, Assistant Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N., Chamberlain University

Julie Gibson, Professor
Academic Program Director, English
B.A., M.A., Gardner-Webb University

Randall Gilliard, Professor
Automotive Technology/GM-ASEP
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Master ASE Certified

Mark Gollwitzer, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., University of South Carolina

Lori Grabiec, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., M.Ed., Grand Valley State University

Michael Granata, Instructor
Culinary Institute of the Carolinas
A.B., New York City College of Technology
Certified Food Safety Manager

Heather Greer, Associate Professor
Interim Team Leader, Nursing
A.S.N., B.S.N., University of South Carolina-Upstate
M.S.N., University of Missouri

Kristen Grissom, Associate Professor
Department Head, Culinary Institute of the Carolinas
A.A., Brevard Community College
A.S., Orlando Culinary Academy Le Cordon Bleu
B.S., Daytona State College
MHA, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Certified Culinary Instructor
Certified Culinarian
Certified Food Safety Manager / Certified Food Allergy Manager
Certified ServSafe Instructor/Proctor

Debra R. Grubbs, Professor
Dental Hygiene
A.S., Palm Beach Community College
B.S.H.S.E., University of Florida
M.Ed., Capella University
DANB Certified Dental Assistant
Registered Dental Hygienist

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Debra Hadaway, Professor
English
Assistant Dean, School of Arts Sciences
B.A., Lander College
M.A., Furman University

Susan Hall, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Biological Sciences
B.S., Presbyterian College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia

Dale Ham, Instructor
Interim Academic Program Director, Mechatronics Technology
A.S., Wabash Valley College
B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.B.A., Franklin University

Greg Hancox, Instructor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Mark Hapstack, Professor
Department Head, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Engineering Transfer
B.S.M.E., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
M.E.M.E., University of South Carolina
Professional Engineer Registered in South Carolina

Brandon Hart, Instructor
Biological Sciences
B.S., University of North Dakota
M.D., University of North Dakota

Abul Hasan, Dean
School of Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Technology
BS, Bangladesh University of Engineering Technology
MS, University of North Dakota
Ph.D., University of Wyoming

Kathy Hastings, Professor
Management
B.B.A., Northwood Institute
M.B.A., Clemson University

Cheryl Hawkins, Professor
Mathematics
Assistant Dean, School of Arts Sciences
B.A., Millersville State College
M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Wayne Hayes, Instructor
Physical Sciences
B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Clemson University

Katherine Haynie, Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
D.C., Sherman College of Straight Chiropractic

Susan Henderson, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.Ed., Converse College

Michele Henley-Elmore, Instructor
Department Head, Cosmetology
Licensed South Carolina Cosmetology Instructor
Licensed South Carolina Master Barbering
Licensed Georgia Master Hair Care (Cosmetology)
Licensed Georgia Cosmetology Instructor

Melissa Hester, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Medical Assistant, Medical Scribe Specialist
Diploma in Medical Assisting, Tri-County Technical College
B.A., Messiah College
Certified Medical Assistant (AAMA)

Karen Hill, Assistant Professor
Health Information Management
B.S., East Carolina University
Registered Health Information Administrator, American Health Information Management Association

Nick Hill, Professor
Academic Program Director, Behavioral Social Sciences - Geography
B.S., University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
M.A., University of Montana

Brooke Hindman, Professor
Department Head, Behavioral and Social Sciences - Psychology
B.S., Lander University
M.S., Francis Marion University

Jan Hirt, Associate Vice President of Curriculum and Compliance
Certificate, Greenville Technical College
B.S., Ohio State University
M.S.R.S., Midwestern State University

Kathryn Hix, Associate Professor
English
Faculty Fellow
B.A., Presbyterian College
M.A., Converse College
Ph.D., Lesley University

Ron Hoffman, Professor
Management
B.S., Bob Jones University
M.B.A., Webster University

Michael Holub, Associate Professor
Diesel Equipment Technology
Certificate, Ohio Diesel Institute
Master ASE Certified
Eaton Certified
Mobile AC Technician

Shane Howell, Professor
Department Head, Visual Arts
B.S., University of Southern Indiana
M.F.A., Clemson University

Matthew Huber, Instructor
Behavioral and Social Sciences - Economics
B.S., M.S. Texas AM Commerce
M.A., Clemson University

Sumner F. Huckaby, Professor
Automotive Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Clemson University
Master ASE Certified

Tracy Hudgins, Instructor
Department Head, Nursing
A.A.S., Rappahannock Community College
B.S.N., University of Delaware
M.S.N., Jeffereson College of Health Science
PH.D., Case Western Reserve University, Frances Bolton School of Nursing

Trent Hulehan, Instructor
Automotive Technology
Department Head
A.A.S, Bob Jones University

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Ramalingam Iyer, Instructor
Advanced Manufacturing Technology
B.S.M.E., University of Bombay
M.S.M.E, University of Wisconsin
M.S.B.A., University of Pittsburgh

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Raymond James, Instructor
Department Head, Mechatronics, Machine Tool Technology
A.S., Tri-County Technical College
B.S., Kaplan University

Mary Jenko, Instructor
Nursing
B.S.N., University of Florida
M.S.N., Emory University
D.N.P., Duke University

Mark Johnson, Professor
Computer Technology
B.S., University of South Carolina
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator

Susan M. Johnson, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., Utah State University
M.Ed., Converse College

Candace Austin Jones, Professor
Team Leader, Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Carolina
M.S.N., Clemson University

Tanesha Jones-Boyd, Instructor
Academic Connections
B.S., Lander University
M.A., South Carolina State University
Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Megan Julian, Instructor
Nursing
B.S.N., Lander University
M.S.N., Chamberlain College of Nursing

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Lacy Kelly, Instructor
Department Head, Dental Programs and Medical Imaging
Academic Program Director, Computed Tomography
B.S., Misericordia University
M.S., Misericordia University Registered Technologist (Radiography) (Computed Tomography)

Elliot Killian, Assistant Professor
Visual Arts
B.F.A., Florida Atlantic University
M.F.A., Florida Atlantic University

Pam King, Assistant Professor
Behavioral and Social Sciences - Psychology
B.A., Clemson University
M.A., Appalachian State University

Kasey Knox, Instructor
Nursing
A.D.N., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., Medical Univeristy of SC
M.S.N., C.N.L., University of SC Upstate

Karen Kotiw, Assistant Professor
Behavioral Social Sciences - Sociology
Director of Global Education
B.S., Antioch College
M.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Heather Krinock, Assistant Professor
Nursing
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., M.S.N., Western Governors University
M.S., Florida International University

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Juan Lara, Instructor
Physical Sciences
B.S., Columbia University in the City of New York
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Phil Larson, Associate Professor
Mathematics
B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Bob Jones University

Bobbi Elaine Lee, Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
B.A., Michigan State University
M.A., Miami University

Kendall Lentz, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., Furman University
M.A., Converse College

Candice Lewis, Dean
School of Health Sciences
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Furman University
M.S.R.S., Midwestern State University
Registered Technologist (Radiography) (Computed Tomography)
Ed.S., Wingate University

Jinhua Li, Instructor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Wuhan University (China)
Ph.D., Ohio University

Francisco Lopez, Instructor
English
B.A., Kennesaw State University
M.A., Georgia State University

Ronald Lowery, Instructor
Welding, Mechatronics Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
A.S., Spartanburg Community College

Barbara Lukovic, Associate Professor
Animal Studies
A.S., Tri-County Technical College
B.S., Murray State University
Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), SC

Myra Lyles, Instructor
Nursing
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
M.S.N., Walden University

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Martha Macaluso, Instructor
Dental Hygiene
A.A.S, Medical Laboratory Technician; Nassau Community College
A.A.S, Dental Hygiene; Farmingdale State College
B.S.D.H, Farmingdale State College
MSEd, Hofstra University
Registered Dental Hygienist

Rachel Mann, Instructor
Mathematics
B.A., Furman University
M.A., Converse College

Kathy Maples, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Biological Sciences
B.S., Augusta State University
M.S., University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Daniel E. Markovich, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Physical Therapist Assistant
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.A., East Stroudsburg University
M.Ed., Penn State University
Licensed PTA in South Carolina

Christi Massey, Instructor
Radiologic Technology
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Bellevue University
Registered Technologist (Radiography)

Tarrah Maynard, Instructor
Physical Therapist Assistant
B.S., Kinesiology, Dalhousie University
M.S., P.T., University of Alabama at Birmingham
Licensed PT in South Carolina

Lee McAbee, Associate Professor
Humanities - History
B.A., Presbyterian College
M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina - Columbia

Julie J. McArdle, Professor
Visual Arts
B.A., University of Alabama-Birmingham
M.A., Vanderbilt University

Carol McCain, Instructor
Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Clemson University
M.S., University of South Carolina

Carol McCain, Instructor
Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.S., Clemson University
M.S., University of South Carolina

Jayne McClain, Professor
Department Head, Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Clemson University
E.D.D., University of Phoenix

Tammy McConnell, Professor
Nursing
Assistant Dean, School of Health Sciences
B.S.N., M.S.N., A.P.R.N., F.N.P. – BC, Clemson University

Dave McDonald, Instructor
Emergency Medical Technology
Academic Program Director-EMT
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Columbia Southern University
Nationally Registered Paramedic
Certified South Carolina Fire Instructor II

Travis McDonald
Director, Advising and Retention

Rebecca McKinney, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Sustainable Agriculture
B.A., Miami University
M.A., Clemson University
M.S., Purdue University

H. Lee McMinn, Jr., Instructor
Academic Program Director, Distance Education Mathematics
B.A., Atlanta Bible College
M.A.T., University of South Carolina

Viraj Mehta, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University
M.A.T., Converse College

Kelly Mieszek, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - English
B.S., University of Central Florida
M.Ed., Converse College

Kevin Miles, Assistant Professor
Humanities - Spanish
B.A., SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
M.A., Ohio University
J.D., University of Miami/School of Law

Catalina Miller, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Architectural Engineering Technology, Construction Engineering Technology
B.S., St. Thomas University
M.S., The University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., Iowa State University

Alkeisha Mims, Associate Professor
Nursing
B.S.N, USC-Columbia
M.S.N., M.H.A.-Ed., University of Phoenix
D.N.P., Walden University

Jeff Moore, Instructor
Automotive Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Master ASE Certified

Kathy Moore, Associate Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Lander University
M.S.N/E.D., University of Phoenix

Amber Morgan, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Academic Connections
B.S., Lander University
M.B.A., Clemson University

Wendy Mumpower-Rader, Associate Professor
Microcomputer Applications Coordinator, Computer Technology
B.B.A., East Tennessee State University
M.S.I.T, Florida Institute of Technology

Chris Mundie, Assistant Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
B.S., Central Michigan University
M.A., Central Michigan University

Shawn Murphy, Assistant Professor
Humanities - Spanish
B.A., Illinois State University
M.A., Illinois State University

JoAnn Myers, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - Reading
B.S., Lander University
M.Ed., Clemson University

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Sharon Renee Nelson, Professor
Dental Hygiene
A.A. Applied Science, Palomar Community College
A.S. Dental Hygiene, East Tennessee State University
B.S.D.H., East Tennessee State
DANB Certified Dental Assistant
Registered Dental Hygienist

Norma Newsom, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., State University of New York
M.S.N., Clemson University
Certified Nurse Educator

Ronda Keller Nicholson, Professor
Academic Program Director, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S.R.S., Florida Hospital of Health Sciences
M.Ed., Northcentral University
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Registered Technologist (Radiology)

Barbara M. Nickles, Professor
Nursing Specialties
Assistant Dean, School of Health Sciences
B.S.N., Medical University of South Carolina
M.S.N., University of South Carolina

Susan Nitto, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Villanova University
M.S.N., Hunter College-Bellevue School of Nursing (CUNY)
Certified Nurse Educator, ACEN

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Sandra Olson, Instructor
Nursing
B.S.N., Texas Christian University
M.S.N., A.P.R.N., C.P.N.P., University of California, Los Angeles

Shannon O’Bryan, Instructor
Humanities - History
B.A., Oklahoma Christian University
M.A., University of Central Oklahoma
PTK Certified Leadership Instructor
E.L.I. Certified Civility Trainer

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Timothy Painter, Instructor
Auto Body Repair
Master ASE Certified
I-CAR
Automotive Collision Repair
Automotive Paint

Paul Palmiotto, Assistant Professor
Emergency Medical Technology
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
Nationally Registered Paramedic

Lisa Papenfus, Instructor
Marketing
B.S., M.S., Clemson University

James Peavey, Instructor
Machine Tool Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Clemson University

Gregg Perry, Instructor
Auto Body Repair
ASE Master Tech
I-CAR Platinum Pro-Level II Certified

Bryan Peters, Assistant Professor
Emergency Medical Technology
A.S., Southwestern College
Nationally Registered Paramedic
Certified South Carolina Fire Instructor

Charles Phillips, Instructor
Building Construction Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College

John Pickens, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Auto Body Repair
Master Painting and Refinishing (ASE)
Master Non-Structural (ASE) Master Structural (ASE)
Master Mechanical/Electrical (ASE)

Crystal Pitrois, Associate Professor
Department Head, Academic Connections
B.A., Agnes Scott College
M.Ed., Converse College

Brett Pollock, Instructor
Physical Therapist Assistant
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Toccoa Falls College
Licensed PTA in South Carolina

Renée Prenitzer, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Florida
D.C., Life University

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Victoria Queen, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N., Medical University of South Carolina

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Tracie M. Raines, Associate Professor
Department Head, Human Services
B.A., M.Ed., Clemson University
LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)
NCC (National Certified Counselor)

Sriyani Rajapakse, Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
M.S., Ph.D., Texas A M University

Michael Raper, Instructor
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
C.A.S., Greenville Technical College
FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic

Jason Reed, Library Director
Learning Resources
B.A., M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina

Brian Reeves, Instructor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., Clemson University

Matt Reid, Associate Professor
Criminal Justice
B.A., Clemson University
M.P.A., M.S., Clemson University

Roberta Restaino, Instructor
Visual Arts
BFA, Academia di Belle Arti (Rome, Italy)
MFA, University of Colorado, Boulder

Wanda Revis, Professor
Team Leader, Nursing
B.S.N., Clemson University
M.S.N., Arizona State University

Yolunda Franklin Richards, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Radiologic Technology
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S.R.S., Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
M.Ed., Educational Leadership, Coastal Carolina University
Registered Technologist (Radiography)

Carl Riedl, Assistant Professor
Physical Sciences
B.S., UNC-Chapel Hill
Ph.D., Clemson University

John Riley, Instructor
Department Head, Humanities - Spanish
B.S., West Liberty State College
M.A., West Virginia University

Kathryn Riley, Instructor
Patient Care Technician
B.S., University of South Carolina Upstate

Scott Roark, Assistant Professor
Culinary Institute of the Carolinas
A.O.S., Culinary Institute of America
B.S., Roanoke College
Certified Dietary Manager
Certified Food Safety Manager
Master Sommeliers America, Level One Certification

Dan Robbins, Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
B.F.A., Texas Christian University
M.A., Texas Women’s University
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Nancy Rogers, Instructor
Supply Chain Management
A.A., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Limestone College
M.S., University of Arkansas
Certified Purchasing Manager

Kathy Romero, Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University

Mark Roper, Professor
Visual Arts
B.A., M.A., University of South Carolina

Melissa Roper, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Early Care and Education
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.A., University of SC Upstate
M.A., Capella University

Julie Rosenau, Instructor
English
B.A., Ashland University
B.S., Liberty University
M.F.A., Converse College

Rebecca Roth, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Transitional Studies - English
B.A., Presbyterian College
M.A., Richmond, The American International University in London

Jamie Roughton, Instructor
Behavioral and Social Sciences - Political Science
B.A., Campbell University;
M.S., Southern New Hampshire University

Michelle Rubino, Librarian
Learning Resources
B.A., Smith College
M.L.I.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Lillie Ruegg, Librarian
Learning Resources
B.S., Jacksonville State University
B.S., Delaware State University
M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina

Chris Ruggiero, Assistant Professor
Emergency Medical Technology
Academic Program Director-Paramedic
A.A.S., Pennsylvania College of Technology
B.S., Pennsylvania College of Technology
Nationally Registered Paramedic

Betty Jo Russell, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Occupational Therapy Assistant
A.A.S., Madison Area Technical College
B.S., M.Ed., Southern Wesleyan University
Licensed OTA in State of South Carolna

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Brittany Sammons, Assistant Professor
Early Care and Education
B.S., Meredith College
M.S., East Carolina University

Alissa Samoya, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Nursing
B.S.N., Union University
M.S.N., D.N.P., Vanderbilt University
Certified Nurse Educator
Certified Pediatric Nurse

Sonya Sample, Professor
Administrative Office Technology, Computer Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., University of South Carolina
M.S., Clemson University

William B. (Beau) Sanders, Professor
Computer Technology
B.S., M.M.C., University of South Carolina
Red Hat Certified Engineer
Red Hat Certified System Administrator
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Microsoft Certified Professional + Internet
Linux + Certified Professional
Network + Certified Professional
A+ Certified Professional

Russell Sanford, Instructor
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician
FAA Designated Mechanic Examiner

Henry Sarah, Instructor
Paralegal
B.A., Wakeforest University
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law

Jihan Sarhan, Instructor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.A., Al-Quds University
M.A., Bethlehem University
M.A., Clemson University

Nathan Sasser, Assistant Professor
Humanities - Philosophy
B.A., North Carolina State University
M.Div., Westminster Theological Seminary
Ph.D., University of South Carolina - Columbia

Jeff Saunders, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Automotive Technology/Honda PACT
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Master ASE Certified
Master Honda/Acura Certified

René Sawyer, Professor
Academic Connections
Associate Dean, School of Academic Advancement
B.S., Winthrop University
M.Ed., Clemson University

Alan J. Scheidhauer, Professor
Director of Operations, Truist Culinary and Hospitality Innovation Center
A.O.S., Culinary Institute of America
C.E.C. (Certified Executive Chef)
Certified Food Safety Manager

Mimi Schlein, Professor
English
B.A., San Francisco State University
M.A., Mills College

Jon Z. Scott, Professor
Mechanical Engineering Technology, Engineering Transfer
BSME, MSME, Texas AM University

Lisa Seibert, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Health Information Management, Cancer Data Management
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Western Governor’s University
Registered Health Information Administrator, American Health Information Management Association
Certified Coding Specialist, American Health Information Management Association
Certified Tumor Registrar, National Cancer Registrar’s Association

Wanda Seymour, Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Clemson University
D.C., Sherman College

Terrance Shearn, Assistant Professor
Department Head, Welding
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Certified, AWS Welder
Certified, ASME
Certified, Welding Inspector
Certified, Welding Educator
Certified, Welding Educator

Poonam Shores, Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
M.S., Himachal Pradesh University
Ph.D., Panjab University

Kim Silver, Associate Professor
Accounting
Assistant Dean, School of Business and Computer Technology
A.A., Greenville Technical College
B.S., University of South Carolina-Upstate
MPAcc, Clemson University

Billy Small, Associate Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., University of South Carolina-Spartanburg
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Bonnie Smith, Professor
Human Services
B.A., Furman University
M.S.W., University of South Carolina
Ph.D., Clemson University
LMSW

Fitzgerald Smith, Instructor
Mechatronics
A.S., Monterey Peninsula College
B.S., Grantham University
Class "A" Water Plant Operator (Drinking Water)

Franklin Smith, Instructor
Department Head, Air Conditioning/ Refrigeration, Industrial Electricity
A.S., Tri-County Technical College
B.A., Southern Wesleyan University
M.A., Walden University

Rachael Smith, Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Clemson University

Camela Sowers, Instructor
Dental Assisting
B.F.A., New Mexico State University
A.A.S, Doña Ana Community College
Registered Dental Hygienist
Certified Dental Assisting
DANB Certified Dental Assistant

Lynn Spicher, Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., M.S., Clemson University

Linda Starkes, Assistant Professor
Nursing
A.A.S., Midlands Technical College
B.S.N., Gardner-Webb University
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Lori Stepp, Instructor
Pharmacy Technician
B.S.E., Oklahoma Christian College
C.Ph.T. (South Carolina Certified Pharmacy Technician)

Kathryn Stewart, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., Belhaven University
M.A., Middlebury College

Nancy Stewart, Professor
Academic Program Director, Humanities - Music
A.B., Pfeiffer College
M.M., University of North Carolina-Greensboro
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Herbert (Bert) Strange, Assistant Professor
Humanities - Religion
B.A., Furman University
M. Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
Th.M., Duke University
Ph.D., University of Exeter

Lynette Stucka, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.S., University of Florida
M.A., Webster University

Cliff Styles, Instructor
Automotive Technology/Honda PACT: Collison, Auto Body Repair
Master Refinisher (ASE)
Master Non-Structural (ASE)
Master Structural (ASE)
Master Mechanical/Electrical (ASE)

Nancy Sutton, Department Head
Paralegal
Department Head
B.A., Nazareth College
J.D., Loyola University

Sarah Swayngham, Instructor
Nursing
A.D.N., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., Clemson University
M.S.N/D.N.P, Medical University of SC

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Thomas Takayama, Dean
School of Arts and Sciences
B.A., University of Tennessee
M.M., Southern Illinois University
D.A., University of Mississippi

Brenda Tanner, Associate Professor
Nursing
A.S., Central Texas College
B.S.N., M.S.N., Old Dominion University

Jacque Taylor, Associate Professor
Early Care and Education
Assessment Coordinator and Liaison for School of Education and Professional Studies
B.A., Clemson University
M.Ed., Southern Wesleyan University
Ph.D., Clemson University

Margaret Taylor, Professor
Behavioral Social Sciences - Sociology
B.A., SUNY Stony Brook
M.S., Clemson University

Steve Terry, Instructor
Automotive Technology, Motorsports
Fabrication Chassis Set-up
Pit Crew Training

Tony Thermos, Instructor
Mechanical Engineering Technology Engineering Transfer
B.S.-Naval Architecture Marine Engineering Technology, Ctr of Higher Tech, Athens, Greece
BS-Aerospace Engineering-Ohio State University
MS-Aerospace Engineering, Ohio State University
MS-Business Management of Technology
School of Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Geneene Thompson, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Behavioral Social Sciences
M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois - Chicago

Jeremy Thompson, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Automotive Technology/GM-ASEP
A.S., Automotive Technology
A.S., Alfred State College
ASE Certified Master Technician Expert Level
Toyota/Lexus Technician

Willie Thompson, Instructor
Mechatronics Technology
B.S., ITT Tech

Kim Tindall, Professor
Nursing
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.A., Erskine College
B.S.N., M.S.N., University of South Carolina

Sallie Beth Todd, Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., West Virginia Wesleyan College
M.S.N., Gardner-Webb University

Candace Tomas, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., M.A., Bob Jones University
M.Ed., Liberty University

Lissette Treanor, Professor
Transitional Studies, English as a Second Language
ESL Coordinator
B.A., Rutgers University
M.A.-ESL, Jersey City State University

David Truby, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., Washington State University
M.A., University of California Irvine
M.A.T., Duke University
Ed.D., University of Southern California

Lori Trumbo, Associate Professor
Speech Communication and Theatre
A.A., Kaskaskia College
B.A., McKendree College
B.S., M.A., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Hazel B. Tucker, Associate Professor
Computer Technology
A.S., Spartanburg Technical College
B.S., Limestone College
M.S., Webster University
M.A., Anderson University

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Michael Vargo, Associate Professor
Behavioral and Social Sciences - Psychology
B.S., Lock Haven University
M.S., Frostburg State University

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Patrick Wagner, Professor
Culinary Institute of the Carolinas
A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S., Winthrop University
Certified Culinary Educator
Certified Food Safety Manager
ACF Approved Certification Evaluator

Ross O. Wagner, Professor
English
B.A., University of South Carolina-Spartanburg
M.A., Clemson University
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center

Tong Wagner, Associate Professor
Mathematics
B.S., Chong Nan University
M.A., M.S., Ohio University

Kendall Wahba, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - Mathematics
B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.Ed., Converse College

Susan Wakeman, Associate Professor
Biological Sciences
B.S., Purdue University
M.S., University of Wisconsin
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Jamey Walker, Instructor
Automotive Technology/GM-ASEP, Diesel
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Master ASE Certified

Jill Walker, Instructor
Behavioral and Social Sciences - Psychology
M.A., Pittsburg State University

Keith Walker, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Automotive Technology
A.S., Greenville Technical College
Master Nissan Certified
Master ASE Certified

Cassie Walls, Associate Professor
Criminal Justice
B.S., University of West Georgia
M.P.A., Columbus State University
M.S. in Accounting, Southern New Hampshire University

Sherry Wandtke, Associate Professor
Academic Program Director, Pharmacy Technician
B.S.E., University of South Carolina
C.Ph.T. (South Carolina State Certified Technician)

Pamela Wash, Dean
School of Education and Professional Studies
B.A., University of South Carolina Aiken
M.A., University of South Carolina
Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Carl Washburn, Instructor
Department Head, Aircraft Maintenance Technology, Truck Driver Training
A.S., Community College of the Air Force
B.S., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
FAA Certified Airframe and Powerplant Technician
FAA Designated Mechanic Examiner

Connie Watson, Assistant Professor
Nursing
B.S.N., Kent State University
M.S.N., Liberty University

Vincent Weaver, Associate Professor
Department Head, Management, Supply Chain Management
B.S., M.B.A., University of Central Florida

Andy Welchel, Associate Professor
Department Head, Accounting
B.S., MPAcc, Clemson University

Robert (Bob) Whaite, Professor
Computer Technology
B.S., Bloomsberg University
M.S., Houston Baptist University

Leigh Ann Wheeler, Professor
Department Head, Mathematics
B.S., Piedmont Bible College
M.S., Loyola University

Jermaine Whirl, Vice President of Learning and Workforce Development
A.A., Trident Technical College
B.A., Winthrop University
M.B.A., Charleston Southern University
Ed.M., Georgia Southern University
Ed.D., Valdosta State University

Tommie Whitt, Professor
Academic Program Director, Medical Laboratory Technician
B.S., Clemson University
Masters in Health Services Administration, Medical University of South Carolina

Susan Whittington, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Patient Care Technician
A.A.S., Greenville Technical College
B.S.N., University of South Carolina - Upstate

Tiffany H. Whittle, Professor
Medical Laboratory Technician
B.S., University of South Carolina
M.S., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Penny Wilcox, Associate Professor
English
B.A., College of Notre Dame of Maryland
M.F.A., West Virginia University

Liz Wilfong, Assistant Professor
English
B.A., M.A., Tulane University

Enid Williams, Professor
Visual Arts
B.A., Tarleton State University
B.A., University of Toledo
M.F.A., Kent State University

George Williams, Instructor
Mechatronics Technology
A.S., Jefferson Davis College
Certified – Machine Tool Repair
Certified – Industrial Electronics

Traci Willimon, Assistant Professor
Academic Program Director, Dental Hygiene
A.H.S, Greenville Technical College
B.H.S, Medical University of South Carolina
MHA/ED, University of Phoenix
DANB Certified Dental Assistant
Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary Kate Wilson, Associate Professor
Transitional Studies - English, Reading
B.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Frederick Wood, Instructor
Air Conditioning/ Refrigeration
B.A., Southern Illinois University
EPA 608 Universal Certification
State Journeyman Electrician License

Anthony Wright, Instructor
Welding
C.A.S., A.S., Greenville Technical College
Certified, Welder/Fabricator

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Masahiro (Mike) Yamashita, Instructor
Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Osaka University
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Stephanie Yost, Assistant Professor
Respiratory Care
A.H.S., Greenville Technical College

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Heidi Zambrano, Instructor
Academic Program Director, Massage Therapy
A.S., Joliet Junior College
B.A., Governor's State University
Cortiva Institute School of Massage Therapy
First Aid and CPR Instructor, National Safety Council
SC Licensed Massage/Bodywork Therapist
NCBTMB Board Certified Massage Therapist