Jul 16, 2018  
2018-2019 Midland College Catalog (Official, Published May 4, 2018) 
    
2018-2019 Midland College Catalog (Official, Published May 4, 2018)

Board, Administration, Faculty & Staff


 

 

Board of Trustees

The policy making and supervisory functions of the administration of the college, as provided by state law, are vested in a nine-person Board of Trustees. The Board delegates the professional responsibility to the President of the college, who is assisted by other administrative officers.



G. Larry Lawrence
President



Linda J. Cowden
Vice President

 

Paul L. Morris
Secretary



Stephen N. Castle
Board Member

 

Will R. Green
Board Member



Steven C. Kiser
Board Member



Charlene R. McBride
Board Member

 

Kenneth A. Peeler
Board Member

 

Ralph L. Way
Board Member

 

Administrative and Academic Officers

Steve Thomas President
Richard Jolly Executive Vice President
Rick Bender Vice President of Administrative Services
Dennis Sever Vice President of Information Technology and Facilities
Julia Vickery Vice President of Student Services
Bahola Edwards Assistant to the President/Secretary to the Board
Deana Savage Special Advisor to the President
Rebecca Bell Executive Director of Institutional Advancement and the MC Foundation
Dale Beikirch Dean of Adult and Continuing Education
Carmen Edwards Dean of Health Sciences
Michael Dixon Dean of Instructional Support Services
William Feeler Dean of Fine Arts and Communications
Damon Kennedy Dean of Social/Behavioral Sciences and Business
Curt Pervier Dean of Applied Technology
Margaret Wade Dean of Mathematics and Sciences
Liz Zenteno Dean of Enrollment Management
Angela Balch Registrar
Matt Tarpley Director of the Williams Regional Technical Training Center

Administrative and Professional Staff

(Year indicates beginning of affiliation with Midland College)

Thomas, Steve, President; B.A., Texas State University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin (2008)

Adair, Tiffany, Associate Director, Financial Aid; B.A.S., Texas Tech University (2011)

Aldridge, Bryan, Director/Instructor, Transportation Training (2013)

Allen, Forrest, Director, Athletics; B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.B.A., Texas Tech University (1995)

Allison, Corey, Audio/Visual and Digital Services, Multimedia Promotions; A.A., Collin College; B.A., University of North Texas (2015)

Amezcua, Josue L., PC/Network Assistant Technician (2012)

Altobelli, James, Assistant Coach, Baseball; B.S., Texas Tech University (2017)

Baker, Tana, Coordinator/Compliance Officer, Title IX; A.A.G.S., Midland College; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.S., Amberton University (1993)

Balch, Angela, Registrar; B.B.A., Abilene Christian University; M.Ed., University of North Texas (2008)

Balch, Craig, Coordinator, Testing Center and Transient Student; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Texas A&M University Commerce (2008)

Barnard, Brianna, Librarian, Automation/Technical Services; A.A., Southeastern Baptist College; B.A.S., Texas Tech University (2017)

Bartlett, Amanda, Instructor, Health Science Continuing Education/Nurse Aide Coordinator; A.D.N., Midland College (2013)

Barton, Otis, Instructor, Transportation Training (2012)

Beikirch, Dale W., Dean, Adult and Continuing Education; B.S., M.S., Kent State University (1999)

Bell, Rebecca, Executive Director, Institutional Advancement and MC Foundation; B.B.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., Webster University (1990)

Bender, Rick, Vice President of Administrative Services; C.P.A.; B.A., M.A., New Mexico State University (1992)

Birch, Dawn, Instructional Designer; B.S., M.A., Northern Arizona University (2017)

Borgstedte, Ashley, Police Lieutenant (2013)

Bostic, Michael, Police Officer (2016)

Brown, Jené, Coordinator, VCT and Dual Credit Liaison; A.S., Midland College; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2001)

Buckley, Daniel, Webmaster; B.F.A., Washington University; M.F.A., Southern Methodist University (1986)

Bustamante, Michael, Assistant Director, Helen L. Greathouse Children’s Center (2012)

Callo, Lauren, Director, Accounting; A.A.G.S., Midland College; B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2015)

Campbell, Debra, Coordinator, Contract Training; A.A.S., Midland College (2013)

Carter, Joe, HVAC Maintenance Technician (1998)Cevallos, Sylvia, Accounts Payable/Purchasing Assistant (1993)

Chaparro, Alfredo, Director, Community Services; B.B.A., M.S., Texas Tech University (2001)

Collins, Wendy, Director, Health Science Continuing Education; A.A.S., Odessa College; B.S.N., University of Texas-Arlington; M.B.A., M.S.N., Grand Canyon University (2009)

Conquy, Michael, Instructor, Transportation Training (2018)

Contreras, Norma, Coordinator, Human Resources Benefits (2014)

Cordero, Brenda, Associate Director, Continuing Education; A.G.S., Midland College (1999)

Daniels, Lupe, Enrollment Navigator; A.S., Midland College; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2000)

Davidson, Erin,Research Associate; B.A., Austin College; M.Ed., Angelo State University (2012)

Day, Gail, Instructor, Health Science Continuing Education; L.V.N. (2013)

Delucas, Daisy, Accountant; A.S., Midland College; B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2010)

Dixon, Michael, Dean, Instructional Support Services; B.S., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1999)

Eddins, Lisa, Assistant to the Executive Vice President (2012)

Edwards, Bahola, Assistant to the President; A.G.S., Midland College (1982)

Edwards, Carmen, Dean, Health Sciences; A.A.S., Odessa College; B.S., West Texas A&M University; M.S.N., University of Texas at El Paso; D.N.P., American Sentinel University (1998)

Evans, Amanda, Interim Coach, Softball; A.S., Midland College, B.L.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City (2013)

Fairchild, Courtney, Academic Advisor, Pathways; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2014)

Fanning, Katelyn, Academic Advisor, Pathways; B.B.S., Hardin-Simmons University (2015)

Feeler, William, Dean, Fine Arts and Communications; A.A., Odessa College; B.A., North Texas State University; M.A., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (1989)

Fennell, Barbara, Director, Purchasing (2001)

Finley, Dawn, Academic Advisor, Pathways; B.A., William Penn College; M.A., Texas Tech University (2008)

Flores, Rose, Manager, Continuing Education Operations Compliance; A.A.S., New Mexico State University (1999)

Franklin, Lorraine, Manager, Data Center; A.A.S., Midland College (1997)

Galvan, Yasmin, Advisor, Financial Aid; A.A., Midland College (2014)

Garcia, Jody, PC/Network Assistant Technician (2013)

Garcia, Jose , Plumbing Maintenance Technician (2003)

Garza, Christy, Manager, Technical Services; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., Lubbock Christian University (2000)

Gatliff, Ginger, Assistant Coach, Women’s Basketball; B.A., York College; M.S.S., United States Sports Academy (2006)

Geerts, Holly, Instructor, Health Sciences Continuing Education; L.V.N. (2012)

Gomez, Elias, Police Officer (2017)

Goodwin, Jennifer, Manager, Residence Hall; B.G.S., University of Louisiana at Monroe; M.Ed., Southern Arkansas University (2016)

Goolsby, Jennifer, Coordinator, Instructional Technology and Website; B.B.A., Texas Tech University; M.Ed., Angelo State University (2010)

Gray, Sylvia, Director, Distance Learning; B.M.E., Phillips University; M.S., Johns Hopkins University (2007)

Grinnan, Shep, Director, Counseling and Special Populations; B.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Texas A&M University; Licensed Professional Counselor (1996)

Harris, Jennifer, Librarian, Public Services; B.S.N., West Texas A&M University; M.L.S., Texas Women’s University (2012)

Helms, Jr., Curtis, Director, Petroleum Professional Development Center; A.A., Odessa College; B.S., M.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2016)

Hernandez, Amy, Academic Advisor, Pathways; A.S., Midland College; B.S., Sul Ross State University (2016)

Holmes, Tanya, Coordinator/Instructor, Health Sciences Continuing Education, WRTTC; L.V.N. (2015)

Huffman, Nereida, Academic Advisor, Pathways; A.A., Seward County Community College; B.B.A., Friends University (2015)

Jackson, Jeri, Coordinator, Education and Workforce (2007)

Jeffcoat, Bruce, Electrician Maintenance Technician (2011)

Jimenez, Isabel, Academic Advisor, Pathways; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2006)

Jimenez, Tammie, Coach, Volleyball; B.B.A., St. Mary’s University; M.M., University of Phoenix (2004)

Jolly, Richard, Executive Vice President; B.A., Howard Payne; M.Ed., Ed.D., Texas Tech University (1983)

Jones, Micah,Assistant Manager, Data Center; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2008)

Jones, Ron, Compliance Director and Coach, Women’s Basketball; B.S.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma; M.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma (1994)

Juarez, Eric, Instructor, Transportation Training (2017)

Keesee, Lea, Director, SimLife Center; B.A., Texas A&M University; B.S.N., Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; M.S.N., West Texas A&M University; D.N.P., Boise State University; R.N. (2001)

Kennedy, April, Assistant to Director of Physical Plant (1997)

Kennedy, Damon, Dean, Social/Behavioral Sciences and Business; B.A., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2006)

Kirkland, Terry, Grounds Supervisor (2001)

Lee, Peggy, Manager, Residence Hall (2013)

Licon, Blanca, Director, Adult Education and Literacy; A.A.G.S., Midland College; B.A., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2009)

Lindsey, Laurie, Coordinator, Petroleum Professional Development Center (2016)

Lopez, Mary, Coordinator, Public Relations; A.G.S., Midland College (1984)

Madewell, Cindy, Manager, SimLife Center; A.A., Tulsa Community College; B.S.N., University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; M.S.N., University of Texas at El Paso; R.N. (2007)

Madrid, Andres, Student Recruiter/Academic Advisor, WRTTC; B.A., St. Edward’s University (2015)

Martinez, Alma, Advisor/Coordinator, Health Information Management; A.A.S., B.A.T., Midland College; (2017)

Martinez, Anita, Enrollment Navigator, Cogdell Learning Center; B.S., West Texas A&M University (2008)

Martinez, Jeremy, Director,Student Records; B.A., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2001)

Martinez, Raymond, Grounds Foreman (1988)

Mays, Ann, Manager, Help Desk; A.A.S., Midland College (2000)

McDonald, Jeff, Web Editor; B.A., University of New Mexico (2008)

McGuire, Paul, PC/Network Technician; B.S., Southern Nazarene University (2001)

McIntosh, Dennis, PC/Network Technician; A.A.S., Midland College (2000)

McKee, Richard, Chief of Police; B.A., M.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2012)

McKiddy, Patricia, Database Programmer; A.S., Howard College; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2010)

McNerlin, Haley, Academic Advisor, Pathways; A.A., Midland College; B.A., Texas A&M University (2015)

Mikeska, Sonya, Athletic Trainer, Kinesiology; B.S., M.S., Angelo State University (1996)

Morgan, Natasha, Director, Human Resources/Payroll; B.B.A., Texas Tech University (2005)

Nail, Luisa, Coordinator, Adult Education ESL; B.S., University of La Sabana (2014)

Nichols, Jacob, Coordinator, Operations, Al G. Langford Chaparral Center; A.G.S., Midland College; B.S., Angelo State University (2016)

Peckham, Cheryl, Coordinator/Coach, Texas School Ready Project; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Texas Women’s University (2015)

Perez, Adrianna, Advisor, Financial Aid; A.A., A.A., A.A.S., B.A.T., Midland College (2013)

Perez, Sean, Network Security Officer; A.A.S., Midland College (2001)

Pervier, Curt, Dean, Applied Technology; B.S., M.S., North Texas State University (1977)

Pervier, Lyndolyn, Director, Workforce Continuing Education; A.G.S., Midland College (1996)

Peterson, Sara, Coordinator, Language Hub; A.A., Ventura Community College; B.A., University of La Verne (2010)

Pickett, Stacy, Coordinator, Workforce Continuing Education Open Enrollment; B.A., Southern New Hampshire University (2007)

Plona, Stephanie, Temporary Assistant Coach, Softball; B.A., Grand Valley State University; M.S., Eastern Michigan University (2017)

Poston, Fulton, Manager, Residence Hall; B.A., Clemson University; M.A., University of South Carolina (2017)

Prementine, Katherine, Coordinator, Marketing and Communications; A.A.S., Midland College; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2008)

Price, Tanya, Director, Child Care Centers; A.A.S., B.A.T., Midland College (2001)

Quintana, Karely, Director, Welcome Center and Outreach, Cogdell Learning Center; A.A., San Juan College; B.A., New Mexico Highlands University (2016)

Rafferty, Patrick, Coach, Men’s Basketball; B.S., Montana State University Billings (2012)

Ramos, Diana, Legacy Advisor; B.B.A., Angelo State University; M.P.S., Loyola University (2004)

Ramos, Yolanda, Director, Financial Aid; A.G.S., Midland College; B.S., Lubbock Christian University (1993)

Rice, Kevin, Assistant Coach, Men’s Basketball; B.S., Utah State University (2017)

Riley, Ken, Director, Physical Plant; A.S., Mountain View College; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1998)

Robinson, Reanna, Assistant Manager, Payroll; A.A.S., Midland College (2016)

Rodriguez, Hector, Coach, Men’s Baseball; B.S., University of Texas at San Antonio (2006)

Rodriguez, Marina, Assistant Coordinator, Petroleum Professional Development Center (2016)

Roome, Tracy, Assistant Director, Manor Park Child Care Center; A.A.S., Odessa College (2000)

Ross-Hurdle, Taneekwa, Coordinator, Student Activities; B.S.M., Tulane University (2014)

Ryan, Brook, Coordinator, Intramural Sports/Spirit Squad Sponsor; A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2016)

Savage, Deana, Special Advisor to the President; B.A., North Texas State University; M.Ed., Texas Woman’s University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University Commerce (1982)

Savahl, Sharief, Police Officer (2013)

Schipper, Kimberly, Coordinator, Veteran Affairs; A.A., Navarro College; B.S., Southwestern Assemblies of God University (2014)

Sever, Dennis, Vice President, Information Technology and Facilities; A.A.S., North Harris County College; A.A.S., Midland College; B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1984)

Shelton, Stephanie, Counselor, Student Resource; B.A., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2008)

Shorb, Taylor, Director, Development and Alumni Relations; B.S., Texas Tech University; M.P.S.A., Texas A&M University (2017)

Skaggs, Jill, Coordinator, Area Health Education Center; B.S., Tarleton State University; M.S., Sul Ross State University (2012)

Smith, Brenda, Manager, Payroll; A.G.S., Midland College (1986)

Smith, Jonathan, PC/Network Assistant Technician (2017)

Snider, Carolyn, Accounting Assistant; A.A.B., Pikes Peak Community College (1995)

Soliz, Anthony, Director, Student Life; B.S., M.S., Angelo State University (2009)

Stevens, Mike, Director, Al G. Langford Chaparral Center; B.S., Texas Tech University (1981)

Stroman, Tana, Database Programmer; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2014)

Tarpley, Matt, Director,Williams Regional Technical Training Center; B.S., M.S., Tarleton State University (2013)

Thomas, Alison, Database Programmer; A.A.S., Midland College (1999)

Urquidez, Rebecca, Coordinator, Loan; A.A.S., Texas State Technical College System (2014)

Velasquez, Augustin, Coordinator, Human Resources; B.S., University of Houston (2010)

Velasquez, Charles, Manager, Network; B.S., Sul Ross State University (1997)

Velasquez, Crystal, Director, Institutional Research; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.Ed., Angelo State University (2009)

Vickery, Julia, Vice President,Student Services; B.A., Graceland College; M.A., University of Kansas (1997)

Wade, Margaret, Dean, Mathematics and Science; B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University; M.S., Ed.D., Texas Tech University (1990)

Waggoner, Karen, Director, Institutional Effectiveness; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2009)

Webb, Amy, Director,Enrollment Services and Navigation; B.A., Dallas Baptist University; M.A., Texas Tech University (2015)

Webb, Lynda, Associate Dean, Adult Education; B.A., Baylor University; M.A., University of Texas at El Paso (2002)

Williams, Walter, Coach, Golf; B.S., Sam Houston State University (2017)

Williford, Elisa, Director, Area Health Education Center; B.S., Texas Women’s University (2008)

Wright, Daniel, Enrollment Navigator; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2014)

Zenteno, Liz, Dean, Enrollment Management; B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.P.S., Loyola University (2005)

Zimmerhanzel, Kathryn, Coordinator, Catalog and Program Inventory; A.S., Midland College; B.A., Texas Tech University (2013)

Full-Time Faculty

(Year indicates beginning of affiliation with Midland College)

Midland College is extremely fortunate to maintain a faculty of dedicated student-centered instructors who possess professional expertise and an ability to meet individual student learning needs. This list will vary somewhat from year to year.

Aguila, Jaime, Associate Professor, History;A.A., Fresno City College; B.A., M.A., University of California, Davis; Ph.D., Arizona State University (2016)

Allen, Katherine, Department Chair, Modern Languages and Speech; B.A., M.A., Texas Tech University (2001)

Anderson, John, Department Chair, Chemistry; B.S., Southeastern Oklahoma State University; M.S., University of North Texas (1999)

Anselmi, Jennifer, Instructor, History; A.A., Copiah-Lincoln Community College; B.A., M.A., University of Southern Mississippi (2017)

Armstead, Cori, Associate Professor, Associate Degree Nursing; A.D.N., Angelo State University; B.S., University of Texas at El Paso; M.S., D.N.P., Texas Tech University (2017)

Avalos, Pedro, Department Chair, Automotive, Diesel and Energy Technology; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., M.S., Lubbock Christian University (2009)

Avery, Doug, Professor, Economics; A.G.S., Midland College; B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1999)

Baker, Vanessa, Assistant Professor, Computer Graphics; A.A.S., Midland College (2017)

Belazi, Omar, Professor, Economics; B.C., University of Libya; M.B.A., D.B.A., Texas Tech University (1982)

Belizaire, Amelia, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., Niagara University; M.S.N., Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; R.N. (2010)

Bewley, Rabon, Department Chair, Drama and Music; B.A., Southeastern Oklahoma State University; M.M., Pittsburgh State University (1999)

Bontke, Joseph, Instructor, Information Technology; A.A.S., Midland College (2015)

Boyce, Melissa, Assistant Professor, English; B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Auburn University (2015)

Brannan, Alma, Professor, Mathematics; B.S., East Central University; M.A., New Mexico State University (2010)

Brannigan, Laurie, Associate Professor, Associate Degree Nursing; A.S., Northern Arizona University; B.S.N., University of New Mexico; M.S.N., Walden University; R.N. (2011)

Branon, Thomas, Department Chair, Aviation Maintenance Technology; Certificate, Midland College (2006)

Brown, Allison, Assistant Professor, English, Lead Dual Credit Liaison; B.A., Rhodes College; M.A., M.A., The Graduate Center, The City University of New York (2014)

Brown, Sylvia, Department Chair, Business Systems; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., Lubbock Christian University; M.B.A., Grand Canyon University; Microsoft Certified Master Instructor (1995)

William, Brown, Associate Professor, English and Technical Writing; A.A.A., Coastal Alabama Community College; B.A., M.A., University of South Alabama; Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington (2017)

Bryant, Lynn, Professor, Energy Technology; B.S., Texas Tech University; M.Ed., Wayland Baptist University (2008)

Callo, Paula, Associate Professor, Vocational Nursing; Diploma, School of Nursing of the Church Home and Hospital of the City of Baltimore; B.S.P.A., Saint Joseph’s College; R.N. (2005)

Campbell, Lance, Instructor, Automotive Technology; Certificate, A.A.S., Midland College (2012)

Cates, Jesse, Assistant Professor, Energy Technology; B.S., Tennessee Technological University (2016)

Chambers, Cathie, Associate Professor, Developmental Reading and Writing; A.A., Weatherford College; B.A., M.A., Hardin-Simmons University (2014)

Clements, Betty, Associate Professor, Speech; B.A., M.A., University of Louisiana at Monroe; M.S., Fort Valley State University (2017)

Cobb, Shauna, Associate Professor, Student Success; B.S.E., Eastern New Mexico University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2012)

Coffman, Darla, Department Chair, Reading and Writing; B.S., Texas Women’s University; M.S., University of the Southwest (2012)

Cohlmia, Krista, Associate Professor, Mathematics; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Southern Methodist University (2016)

Cranford, Scott, Associate Professor, Welding Technology; A.A.S., Midland College (2010)

Cummins, Anthony, Instructor, Energy Technology; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas Permian Basin (2017)

DeLaO, Frank, Department Chair, History, Dual Credit Liaison; B.A., Texas A&M University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso (2001)

Edens, David, Associate Professor, Psychology; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; B.A., M.S., Abilene Christian University (2004)

Egan, Brendan, Department Chair, Technical Writing and Philosophy; B.F.A., New York University; M.A., M.F.A., McNeese State University (2011)

Egan, Stacy, Assistant Professor, English; B.A., New York University; M.F.A., M.A., McNeese State University (2013)

Farris, Chad, Instructor, Aviation Maintenance; Certificate, Midland College (2004)

Fields, J. Michael, Department Chair, Cosmetology; A.A., El Paso Community College; Texas Cosmetology Operator/Instructor License (2004)

Fitzgerald, Laurie, Clinical Director, Sonography; A.A.S., Midland College; R.N., R.D.M.S. (2008)

Flowers, Brian, Instructor, Engineering and Physics; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Alabama (2016)

Ford, Sonia, Department Chair, Mathematics, Engineering and Physics, Dual Credit Liaison; B.S., M.A., Eastern New Mexico University; M.E.D., E.d.D., Texas Tech University (2002)

Foutch, Brooke, Assistant Director, Vocational Nursing; A.D.N., North Central Texas College; R.N., L.V.N. (2017)

Gandy, Tracy, Associate Professor, Energy Technology; A.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette (2009)

Gasch, Derek, Department Chair, Manufacturing Services; A.A.S., Midland College; B.A.A.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2009)

Gaspard, John, Assistant Professor, Student Success; B.S., B.A., Louisiana State University; M.A., Baylor University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Louisiana State University (2016)

Gawloski, Joan, Associate Professor, Geology; B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Baylor University (2009)

Gibbons, Terrence M., Assistant Professor, Physics; B.S., University of North Texas; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2017)

Giles, Tony, Department Chair, Geology; B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock; M.S., Sul Ross State University (2013)

Gilmour, Terry, Professor, Government, Director of Honors Program; B.S., M.A., West Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (1997)

Glass, Howard, Instructor, Fire Technology and Emergency Medical Services; A.A.S., Midland College; L.P. (2014)

Groth, Janet, Associate Professor, Academic, WRTTC; B.S., M.Ed., Texas State University; M.A., Sul Ross State University (2008)

Gutierrez, Erick, Assistant Professor, Automotive and Diesel Technology; A.A.S., Midland College (2013)

Hart, Leland, Instructor, Emergency Medical Services; A.A.S., Midland College; L.P. (2006)

Havner, Brandi, Department Chair, Sonography; A.A.A., Midland College; B.A.A.S., Texas A&M University Commerce (2016)

Hernandez, Tomas, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., M.S., Sul Ross State University (1995)

Hicks, Glenda, Professor, English; B.A., University of Oklahoma; M.A., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University (1981)

Hildebrand, Sarah, Instructor, Mathematics; A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.S., Texas A&M University (2014)

Hopkins, Jr., David, Assistant Professor, History; B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., Wayne State University (2015)

Houck, Todd, Professor, History; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2002)

Howell, Pamela, Department Chair, English; B.A., Southern Arkansas University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Christian University (1983)

Hubbard, Michael, Assistant Professor, Art; B.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design; M.F.A., Washington State University (2011)

Johnson, Doug, Department Chair, Business, Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement and Paralegal; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas at Arlington; M.S., Tarleton State University (1999)

Johnson, Randi, Assistant Professor, Vocational Nursing; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S.N., Grand Canyon University (2017)

Jones, Amme, Professor, Organizational Management; A.S., B.A.T., Midland College; M.A., M.B.A., Sul Ross State University (2010)

Jordan, Michael, Professor, Music; B.M.Ed., University of New Mexico; M.M., University of Colorado; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; D.M.A., University of Michigan (1981)

Kelly-Penny, Linda, Professor, Mathematics; B.A., M.S., Texas A&M University (1999)

Kemp, David, Professor, Energy Technology; B.S., M.Ed., Sul Ross State University (2012)

Kesavan, Pat, Professor, Chemistry; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Pondicherry University (2011)

Kim, Keonho, Professor, Geology; B.S., M. S., Seoul National University; M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York, Buffalo (2013)

Kneisley, Brian, Associate Professor, Criminal Justice; A.A., Eastern New Mexico University; B.S., M.S., M.A., Sul Ross State University (2016)

Kneisley, Jamie, Instructor, Mathematics; A.S., Midland College; B. A., Austin College; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2017)

Kuhn, Mark, Department Chair, Fire Technology and Emergency Medical Services; A.A.S., Midland College; A.S., B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University (2009)

Lambert, Leonora, Professor, Health Information Management and Health Services Management; B.S., Texas State University; M.S., Houston Baptist University; R.H.I.A. (2010)

Larson, Greg, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., Eastern Illinois University; M.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2013)

Laster, Sonya, Department Chair, Student Success; B.A., Albany State University; M.Ed., Troy University (2013)

Latham, Andrew, Instructor, English and Technical Writing; B.A., Texas State University; M.A., The University of Texas at Tyler (2017)

Ledbetter, Dan, Professor, Welding Technology; B.S., North Texas State University; M.S., East Texas State University (1990)

Lee, Philip, Assistant Professor, Biology; B.S. University of Birmingham; Ph.D., University of East Anglia (2017)

Lumpkin, Adriana, Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Sul Ross State University; M.S., Capella University (1999)

Luna, Norma, Associate Professor, Vocational Nursing; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S.N., University of Texas at El Paso; R.N. (2008)

Makowsky, Michael, Department Chair, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Dual Credit Liaison; B.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1999)

Mangum, Paul, Professor, Biology; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University (1995)

Martin, Jonathan, Assistant Professor, Government; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2016)

Martin, Meredith, Instructor, Speech; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.A., Texas Tech University (2014)

Matthews, Ethel, Associate Professor, Biology; B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; M.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1994)

Mauricio, Duberlinda, Associate Professor, Spanish; Coordinator, Modern Language Lab; B.A., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2007)

McNeely, Debbie, Instructor, Psychology; B.A., M.A., California State University, Chico; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2017)

McKown, Denise, Department Chair, Education and Child Care and Development; B.S., Eastern New Mexico University, M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2014)

Mertens, Marlana, Professor, Biology; B.S., M.S., University of Texas at San Antonio (2009)

Meshirer, Shawnda, Professor, Health Information Management; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Cincinnati; M.S., Walden University; R.H.I.A., C.C.S. (2008)

Middleton, Stan, Director, Clinical Education, Respiratory Care; A.A.S., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; R.R.T., R.C.P. (1995)

Moss, Barry Kent, Department Chair, Arts and Humanities; B.F.A., Murray State University; M.F.A., Southern Methodist University (1985)

Munoz, Lloyd, Professor, Aviation Maintenance; B.S., Southeastern State College (2007)

Neichter, Elizabeth, Interim Department Chair, Health Information Management and Health Services Management; B.A., University of Kentucky; M.Ed., University of Louisville; Ed.D., Spalding University; R.H.I.A. (2010)

Nicholson, Eugenia, Department Chair, Developmental Mathematics; B.S., University of Texas at Austin (2001)

Peckham, Ryan, Associate Professor, Organizational Management; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.B.A., University of Texas at Dallas (2012)

Pickett, Vickie, Department Chair, Computer Science; A.G.S., Midland College; B.S., M.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (1998)

Poage, Miranda, Department Chair, Biology; B.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., National University of Ireland, Maynooth (2009)

Pritchard, James, Lab Instructor, Chemistry; A.A.S., Murray State College (2018)

Rainey, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor, Paralegal/Legal Assistant; B.A., Texas A&M University; J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law (2014)

Rakich, Whitney, Assistant Professor, Spanish; B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico (2015)

Ready, Thomas, Professor, Chemistry; B.S., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst (2006)

Richards, Sondra, Department Chair, Government, Dual Credit Liaison; B.S., M.P.A., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of Houston (2006)

Richardson, Michael, Associate Professor, Art; A.A.S., Odessa College; B.F.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.F.A., Washington State University (2013)

Roberts, Jaroy, Instructor, Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration; A.A.S., Odessa College (2008)

Robinson, Sandra, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston (2006)

Rodriguez-Hicks, Sonia, Instructor, Spanish; B.S., Universidad Hispano-Mexicana; M.A., University of Wyoming (2018)Roland, Kenton, Instructor, Welding Technology; A.A.S., Western Texas College (2013)

Ross, Denise, Associate Professor, Associate Degree Nursing; A.D.N., Eastern New Mexico University, Roswell; B.S.N., Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center; M.S.N., University of Texas at El Paso; D.N.P., Grand Canyon University; R.N. (2016)

Salgado, Reynaldo, Associate Professor, Automotive and Collision Technology; A.A.S., Midland College (2016)

Sanchez, Connie, Associate Professor, Developmental Mathematics; A.S., Midland College; B.S., M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2007)

Sanders, Heather, Assistant Professor, Information Technology and Computer Science; A.A., Midland College; B.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.S. University of Illinois at Springfield(2012)

Schantz, Ginger, Instructor, Government; B.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., New Mexico State University (2015)

Schenkman, Joseph, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., M.S., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2012)

Schneider, Mike, Associate Professor,Sociology; A.A., Cypress Junior College; B.A., California State University at Fullerton; M.A., University of Northern Colorado (1991)

Segovia, Raquel, Professor, Business Systems; A.A.S., B.A.T., Midland College (2002)

Severino, Joseph, Associate Professor, Mathematics; B.A., Austin College; M.S., Texas Tech University (2005)

Shellenberger, Anita, Professor, Information Technology and Business Systems, WRTTC; A.S.G.S., Midland College (1999)

Sherman, Dagan, Associate Professor, Art; B.F.A., Fort Hays State University; M.F.A., Wichita State University (2010)

Smith, Lori, Associate Professor, Child Development/Early Childhood; B.S., Angelo State University, M.Ed., Sul Ross State University (2015)

Stephens, Kendra, Instructor, Economics; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.A., American Public University (2015)

Stephens, Sylvia, Professor, Cosmetology; A.A.S., Odessa College; B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Texas Cosmetology Operator/Instructor License (2005)

Templeton, Bob, Allison Chair of Journalism; B.S., East Texas State University; M.J., North Texas State University (1986)

Thomas, Lori, Associate Professor, Mathematics; B.S., Metropolitan State College; M.S., University of Central Oklahoma (2009)

Thompson, Sheena, Department Chair, Kinesiology; B.S., M.S., Oklahoma City University (2015)

VanCuren, Stephanie, Instructor, Student Success; B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.Ed., Abilene Christian University (2009)

Vest, Karen, Instructor, Developmental Mathematics; B.S., Southeastern Louisiana College (2000)

Villarreal, Marta, Department Chair, Information Technology; A.A.S., Midland College; C.C.N.A., Certified Cisco Network Associate; C.C.A.I., Certified Cisco Academy Instructor (2005)

Weidmann, Robert, Department Chair, Respiratory Care; B.S., Southern Utah University; R.R.T., R.P.F.T., R.C.P. (1984)

Westfall, Dale, Professor, Business Administration; B.B.A., M.B.Ed., West Texas A&M University (1979)

White, Dian, Associate Director, Associate Degree Nursing; A.A., New Mexico Junior College; B.S.N., M.S.N., M.B.A., University of Phoenix; R.N. (2013)

Williams, Mary, Professor, English; B.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ph.D., Texas Tech University (2001)

Zabel, Andrea, Professor, Psychology and Sociology; B.A., Texas Tech University; M.S., Angelo State University; Ed.D., Texas Tech University (1990)

Full-Time Lab Faculty

(Year indicates beginning of affiliation with Midland College)

Midland College is extremely fortunate to maintain a faculty of dedicated student-centered instructors. The full-time lab faculty listed here possess professional expertise and an ability to meet individual student learning needs. This list will vary somewhat from year to year.

Bowen, Fonda, Business Systems; A.A.S., Midland College (2003)

Middleton, Margaret, Business; A.A.S., Midland College; B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin (2013)