Aug 14, 2022  
2021-2022 University Catalog 
    
2021-2022 University Catalog

Faculty & Staff


Date after each name indicates initial year of appointment.

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ALLEN, LEA 2014, Associate Professor of English; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2000; Ph.D., Brown University, 2008.

ARDELL, CORAZON 2021, Administrative Specialist.

BALL, JENNIFER 2018, Administrative Specialist; Certificate, Northern Maine Community College, 1992.

BARBOSA, MARY KATE 2006, Director of Student Support Services; B.A., Middlebury College, 1990; M.S., University of New England, 2005.

BELAIR, LEIGH 1994, Director MLT Program of Maine and Associate Professor of MLT; B.A., University of Maine, 1994; M.Ed., University of Maine, 2009; MT (ASCP) 1994.

BELANGER, NOLA 1994, Administrative Specialist.

BELL, CHRISTOPHER A.R. 1985, Director of Student Financials; B.A., University of Maine at Farmington, 1982.

BLACKSTONE, BARBARA J. 1999, Dean, College of Professional Programs; Associate Professor of Exercise Science; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1991; M.S. United States Sports Academy, 2001.

BLOOD, KEVIN BASIL JOSEPH, 2014, Media Services Technician CL1.

BOMA, COURTNEY, 2017, YourPace Curriculum Coordinator, CBE Academic Success Coach, Coordinator of Student Teaching & Field Experience; B.S., University of Southern Maine, 2002; M.Ed., Walden University, 2018.

BOSSÉ, CARRIE J, 2018 Early College Program Counselor

BOUCHER, LAURIE 2014 Senior Assistant Director of Financial Aid; A.S. Northern Maine Technical College, 1995.

BRETON, ZACHARY 2018, HR Operations Specialist, B.A.S., Husson University, 2018.

BRIDGES, MATTHEW 2021, Lead Facilities Maintenance Worker.

BRISSETTE, ERIC A. 2004, Webmaster.

BROOKS, SARAH 2012, College Access Advisor, B.S., University of Maine, 1972.

BROWN, LESLIE 2020, COVID Testing Coordinator.

BRUSO, DAWN 2018, Houlton Higher Education Center Administrative Specialist, B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1998.

BUZZA, JENNIFER 2018, Professional Academic Advisor, B.A.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2018.

CAMERON, JESSICA, 2019, Senior Admissions Advisor, B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2019

CASHMAN, JEAN H. 1992, Associate Professor of Social Work; B.S., 1972, M.S.W., University of Connecticut, 1979; Licensed Clinical Social Worker Certification, State of Maine; Academy of Certified Social Workers.

CHANG, SUSAN, 2021, Dean of Competency-Based Education and Degree Completion; B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1997; M.A. New School for Social Research, 1999; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2005.

CHASE, APRIL, 2016, Assistant Director of Student Support Services; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2006.

CHASE, CATHERINE 2005, Student Support Services Science Lecturer; B.S., University of Vermont, 1979; M.S. California State University, 1987.

CHURCHILL, SYDNEY 2021, Athletic Trainer.

COTE, JASMINE, 2019, Administrative Specialist, A.A.S., Northern Maine Community College, 2005

COYER, SARAH, 2019, Associate Dean of Students, M.S., Saint Cloud State University, 2009

CUMMINGS, JEFFREY, 2019 Facilities Maintenance Worker

CUSHMAN, SHEA YourPace Admissions Coordinator, Nordic Ski Coach; 2018, B.L.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2018.

DEFELICE JR., JOHN F. 2000, Professor of History; B.A., Gordon College, 1991; M.A., 1994; Ph.D., Miami University, 1998.

DEMERCHANT, MELISSA 2016, Human Resources Partner; B.A., University of Maine at Farmington, 2004.

DIONNE, SLOAN 2021, Assistant Director of Gentile Hall - Aquatics Director.

DOBBS, MICHAEL, 2020, Instructional Technologist, B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2017

EASLER, PAMELA A. 2013, Administrative Specialist; A.A.S., Northern Maine Community College, 2013; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2018.

EDWARDS, ALISSA 2017, Student Success Coach and Softball Coach.

EMERY, STACEY 2012, Assistant Professor of Business and Accounting; B.A. University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2006; M.A., Husson University, 2008.

ERVIN, KENNETH 2015, TRIO College Access Talent Search Advisor/Family and CPP Coordinator; B.S. Franklin Pierce University, 1996; M.B.A., Franklin Pierce University, 2002.

FARNHAM, SARA 2017, Director of IT Communications, Campus Information Technology Officer; AIT, Northern Maine Community College, 1991.

FEINSTEIN, LARRY, 2014, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., Wright State University, 1999; Ph.D. Kent State University, 2012.

FOSTER, LYNNELLE 2006, Bursar; B.L.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2014.

FOURNIER, NICOLE 2013, Director of Career Readiness & Director of YourPace Corporate Partnerships; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2004.

GARDINER, RICHARD 2006, Director of Gentile Hall; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1981.

GIBERSON, COREY 017, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

GIBSON, DONALD 2016, Associate Director of Housing & Student Life; A.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1998; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1999.

GIBSON, LORNE 2015, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice & Executive Director of Academic Development and Compliance; B.A., Dakota Wesleyan University, 1995; M.A., University of South Dakota, 1998; Ed.D., University of South Dakota, 2004; Ph.D., South Dakota State University, 2007.

GORDON, ALAN D. 1990, Lecturer of Physical Education/Men’s Soccer Coach; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1987; M.S., Ithaca College, 1990.

GREEN, DAREN 2005, IT Specialist. Greene, Michelle 2007, Library Specialist.

HALL, CALVIN 2011, TRIO College Access Advisor; A.S., Criminal Justice, University of Maine at Augusta, 1974; B.S., University of Maine, 1982; M.P.A., University of Maine, 1986. Harding, John 2014, Facilities Maintenance Supervisor.

HASSAN, RAFIUL 2020, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Curriculum Development

HATHAWAY, MAXINE 1980, Administrative Specialist.

HENDERSON, JEAN A. 1993, Counselor/ Coordinator of Student Services; A.S., Northern Essex Community College, 1975; B.S., Merrimack College, 1981.

HERZOG, TOMASZ 2006; Professor of Social Studies Education; B.A., Theological Seminary, 1989; M.A., Adam Mickiewicz University, 1993; Ph.D., Adam Mickiewicz University, 2002.

HESTER, MARTEEN 1999, IT Operations Manager; A.S., Northern Maine Technical College, 1986; B.L.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2013.

HIGGINS, KATHRYN 2003, Administrative Specialist; A.A.S., Northern Maine Technical College, 2002; B.A.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2013.

HODGKINS, DEBORAH L. 1999, Professor of English; B.A., College of the Holy Cross, 1987; M.A., University of Pittsburgh, 1989; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, 1998.

HOPKINS, JONATHAN 2021, Structural Specialist.

HOWLETT, RICHARD 2014, Facilities Maintenance Worker, Mechanical Specialist.

HUMPHREY, JANELLE 2016, TRIO College Access Services Admininistrative Coordinator & Data/Tracking Specialist; B.A. University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2012.

HUOPPI, BETHANY 2014, Senior Admissions Counselor; B.A. University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2014.

JACKSON, NANCY 2000, Human Resources Operations Specialist; A.S., Northern Maine Technical College, 1985.

JAMES, MITCHELL 1999, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

JANDREAU, ROLAND 2021, Administrative Specialist.

JOHNSON, PAUL 2010, Associate Professor of Psychology; B.A., University of Southern Maine, 2000; M.S., University of Southern Maine, 2003; Psy.D., University of Southern Maine, 2008.

JOHNSTON, JASON C. 2007, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences; Associate Professor of Wildlife Ecology; B.A., Bowdoin College, 1997; M.S., University of Delaware, 2001; Ph.D., University of Maine, 2007.

JONES, KIMBERLY 2015, Director of Employer U, Associate Professor of Business Management; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1997, M.S., Husson University, 2009.

KANE, DANIEL 2017, Executive Director of Athletics and Recreation; M.S., University of Maine, 2014. Kennedy, Heather I. 2007, Procurement Coordinator; A.A., Northern Maine Community College, 1997.

KIEFFER-TILL, LYDIA 2017, Director of Campus Center; B.A., Paul Smiths College, 2015.

KNOPP, MICHAEL A. 1997, Professor of Chemistry; B. A., 1976, M.S., State University of New York, 1980; Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1989.

LALONDE, DANIEL 2002, IT Specialist; 3 A.A. Degrees, Northern Maine Technical College, 2000 & 2002.

LAMBERT, BARBARA 1985, Transfer Officer; A.S., Northern Maine Technical College, 1983.

LEDUC, LISA R. 2002, Professor of Criminal Justice; B.A., University of Ottawa, 1990; M.A., University of Ottawa, 1992; Ph.D., Carleton University, 2003. Levesque, Alyre 2012, Building Mechanic and Trades Worker.

LOCKE, LORELEI 1992, Director of Advising; B.L.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1990; M.Ed., University of Maine, 1999.

LOWMAN, JACQUELYN 2006, Professor of English; B.A., Connecticut College, 1993; M.A., University of Chicago, 1997; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2004.

LU, ZHU-QI 1988, Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Beijing Polytechnic University, 1982; M.A., 1985, Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1989.

MADORE, DANETTE N. 2003, Upward Bound Counselor; A.S., Husson College, 1996; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2000.

MALENFANT, WENDI 2015, Associate Professor of Education; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1993, M.S., University of Maine, 2011.

MARGESON, ALANA 2016, Director of Education Program, Assistant Professor of Education, Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning, CACE; M.S., St. Joseph’s College of Maine, 2008; Ed.D. Walden University, 2019.

MARSTON, AARON 2012, Assistant Professor of Exercise Science,  Women’s Soccer Coach; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1997; M.S., Marshall University, 2003.

MARSTON, KELI 2011, Fitness and Wellness Coordinator; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1998; M.S., Marshall University, 2003.

MASSE, KIM J. 2013, Mechanical Supervisor HVAC.

MASTRO, LINDA J. 1999, Director of the Health Center; R.N., Northern Maine Technical College, 1988; N.P., University of Pennsylvania, 1991.

MCBREAIRTY, SPENCER 2021, Director of Campus Engagement; B.A., University of Southern Maine, 2014; M.S. Husson University, 2018.

MCCARTNEY, KEVIN 1988, Professor of Geology; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1976; M.S., 1981; Ph.D., Florida State University, 1988.

MCDOUGAL, SANDRA W. 2013, Administrative Specialist.

MCGLINN, CAROL 2006, Director of TRiO College Access Services; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1992.

MCLAUGHLIN, LINDA 2007, Administrative Specialist; A.S., Northern Maine Community College, 1995.

MCPHERSON, RALPH, 2019, Counselor, MSW, University of Maine Orono, 1991

MCPHERSON, ROWENA 2016, Coordinator of Graphic Design, Social Media and Photography; B.F.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2014.

MOIR, JOSEPH 2001, Director of Facilities Management.

MORE II, WILLIAM J. 2009, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

MORRISON, BRIAN 2020, Head Athletic Trainer.

MYHRE, ALEXANDER 2016, Registrar; B.A., Dalhousie University, 2010.

MYHRE, EVANN 2021, Administrative Specialist.

NICHOLS, NANCY 2011, Administrative Specialist; A.S., Thomas College, 1980.

NONKEN, REED 2021, Assistant Professor of Project and Supply Chain Management

PAGE, SHARA ANNE 2006, Professional Academic Advisor, College of Professional Programs; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2004; M.S., University of Southern Maine, 2016.

PELKEY, DANIELLE 2014, Assistant Director of Financial Aid; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2012.

PIERCE, NANCY E. 2014, Budget Manager and Senior Financial Analyst; B.S., University of Southern Maine, 1989.

PUTNAM, DAVID E. 2001, Associate Professor of Science; B.A., University of Maine at Farmington, 1985; M.S., University of Maine, 1993.

RICE, RACHEL 2007, Director of Marketing & Communications; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2001.

RICE, RAYMOND J. 1997, President & Provost; Professor of English; B.A., Dickinson College, 1989; M.A., 1993; Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 1998.

RICHARDS, MICHELLE 2007, Academic Coordinator; B.A., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2004.

ROARK, DEBORAH 2015, Executive Director of University Advancement & External Affairs; B.S., University of Maine, 1984; M.B.A., University of North Florida, 1992; Ed.D., Texas Wesleyan University, 2013.

ROBINSON, JAY 1999, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

ROCKWELL, TRACY 2015, Director, Houlton Higher Education Center; B.A., University of Southern Maine, 1993; M.S., Troy University, 1995;1999.

ROE, JUDITH 2012, Associate Professor of Biology; B.A., Vassar College, 1979; M.S., George Washington University, 1982; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1990.

ROLON, CHRISTOPHER 2011, Director and Associate Professor of Physical Therapy Assistant Program, B.S., Keene State College, 1994; M.A., University of Massachusetts Lowell, 2001.

ROLON, TYNA 2011, TRIO College Access Advisor; B.A. & B.L.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1995; M.Ed., Rivier College, 2004.

RUSH, SHIRLEY 1998, Professor of Social Work/Director, Bachelor of Social Work Program; B.A., California State University,1985; M.S.W., California State University, 1988; LCSW Certification from the State of Maine.

SAUCIER, JR., LEO L. 2000, Lecturer of Physical Education; B.S., Slippery Rock University, 1983; M.Ed., Valdosta State University, 1992.

SEBOLD, KIMBERLY R. 2000, Professor of History; B.A., University of Delaware, 1988; M.A., University of Delaware, 1990; Ph.D., University of Maine, 1998.

SHAW, GAYLA 2012, Administrative Specialist.

SLEEPER, SHANNON 2020, Director of University Experience.

SMITH, CHRISTOPHER L. 1989, Associate Director of Wieden Hall, Head Coach of Women’s and Men’s Cross Country and Track and Field; A.A., Southern Maine Vocational Technical Institute, 1979; B.S University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1983; B.S. University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1988; M.Ed., University of Maine, 2002.

SMITH, LISA 2016, Special Assistant to the President, B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2007.

SOUCIER, LEVI 2012, Facilities Maintenance Worker. Stevens, Jeffrey 2005, Building & Grounds Maintenance Worker; B.S., University of Massachuetts, 1983.

ST. PIERRE, TERI 2020, Director of Early College Programs, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.Ed., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 1999, M.Ed., University of Southern Maine, 2005, M.S. Texas A&M University, 2018.

STRICKLAND, FRED 2019, Assistant Professor Cybersecurity and Computer Information Systems

SUTTON, DONALD 2010, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

THOMAS, FREDERICK 2012, Manager of Regulatory Compliance/Director of Safety & Security; B.A., Thomas College, 1973; Maine State Criminal Justice Academy, 1979; Maine State Police Training Academy, 2006.

TROMBLEY, DENISE 2003, Administrative Specialist; A.S., Mt. Ida College, 1990; B.S., Fitchburg State College, 1993.

TURNER, WILLIAM 2020, Master Electrician.

UDASCO, MARIALUISA “LISA” 1997, Administrative Specialist; B.A., Texas Lutheran College, 1982.

UNDERWOOD, DONNA 1979, Administrative Specialist.

WANG, CHUNZENG 2005, Professor of Earth and Environmental Science; B.S., Guilin Institute of Technology, 1984; M.S., China University of Geosciences, 1989; M.Phi., City University of New York, 2000; Ph.D., City University of New York, 2001.

WASSON, RICKY 1988, Building Services Supervisor.

WEATHERBEE, ERICKA 2016, Administrative Specialist; A.A., Northern Maine Community College, 2012.

WHITE, DONNA 2008, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

WHITON, TARA, 2020, Assistant Professor of Health Administration and Curriculum Development Specialist; B.S., University of Southern Maine, 2011; Montana State University, 2014; Ph.D., East Tennessee State University, 2019.

WINSLOW, JESSICA 2005, Professional Advisor, College of Professional Programs; B.S., University of Maine at Presque Isle, 2004.

WOODMAN, MARK 2011, Facilities Maintenance Worker.

WRIGLEY-WHITE, KATE 2021, Admissions Counselor.

ZABORNEY, JOHN J.. 1998, Professor of History; B.A., Bridgewater College, 1989; M.A., State University of New York, 1991; Ph.D., University of Maine, 1997.

ZUO, LI 2018, Associate Professor of Biology, Ph.D.M.S., Ohio State University, 2002; Post Doctorate, Ohio State University, 2008.

ZURAS, KELLY 2019, Human Resources Administrative Specialist

ZURAS, RICHARD L. 2001, Professor of English; B.A., George Mason University, 1990; M.A., M.F.A., McNeese State University, 1998.