Directory


Dayami Abella, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Modern Language (Spanish)
Education: A.A., Spanish, Florida Gulf Coast University; B.A., Spanish Philology, University of Navarre, Spain; M.A., Teaching English and Spanish, University of Navarre, Spain; Ph.D. (candidate), Latin American Literature, University of Navarre, Spain
Office: Canizaro Library 235
Phone: (239) 280-2532

Jason Adames, D.P.T.

Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Education: DPT, Physical Therapy, Wheeling Jesuit University; B.A., Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Christopher Alexander, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Literature and Director of the Writing Center
Education: B.A., English, University of Dallas,; M.A., English, University of Dallas; Ph.D. (candidate), English Literature, University of Nevada.
Office: Canizaro Library 169
Phone: (239) 304-7894

Curtis Allen

Coordinator of Intramural Athletics
Phone: (239) 280-1675
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2035

Thomas Allen

Residence Director - St. Sebastian Hall

Helen Altomari

Coordinator of Institutional Research
Office: Canizaro Library, 2nd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7819

Rebecca Alves

Administrative Assistant - Institutional Advancement
Office: Canizaro Library 355
Phone: (239) 280-2586

Herbert Andrews, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics
Education: B.S., Mathematics, Springfield College; M.Ed., Secondary Education, Worcester State University

Ana Maria Angel

Administrative Assistant
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7190

John Aragona

Coordinator of Counseling Services
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2031
Phone: (239) 280-7398

Tony Barbosa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Providence College; M.S., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1584
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Rodice Barosy

Accounts Payable Accountant
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 280-1658

Deana Basile Kelly, Ph.D.

Instructor of Modern Language (Italian) and Literature
Education: B.A., Political Science & Italian Studies, University of New Hampshire; M.A., Literature & Culture, Boston College; Ph.D., Italian Literature & Linguistics, University of Toronto
Office: Canizaro Library 250
Phone: (239) 304-7188

Robert Batson

Head Coach - Women's Basketball
Phone: (239) 280-1501

Elizabeth Baux

Assistant Athletic Director, Compliance and Internal Operations, Head Coach - Men's & Women's Cross Country
Phone: (239) 304-7887

Paul Baxa, Ph.D.

Chair of the History Department, Associate Professor of History
Education: B.A., History, York University; M.A., History, University of Toronto; Ph.D., History, University of Toronto
Office: Henkels 2019
Phone: (239) 280-1661
Fax: (230) 280-1637

Irene Benfatti, Ed.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., Junior High School/Mathematics, William Patterson University; M.A., Math Education, William Patterson University; M.A., Education Leadership, Columbia University; Ed.D. (candidate), Columbia University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Jacob Blanchard, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Biology and Research Fellow
Education: B.A., Biology, Ave Maria University; Ph.D. (candidate), Biological Sciences, Western Michigan University
Office: Henkels 2062
Phone: (239) 304-7130

Mary Blanchard, D.Phil.

Instructor of History, Research Fellow
Education: B.A., History, Ave Maria University; M.A., Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University; D.Phil, History, University of Oxford
Office: Henkels 2062
Phone: (239) 280-1563

Noah Blanchard

Director of Student Life
Education: B.A., Ave Maria University
Phone: (239) 280-1517
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2041

Joy Bonnaig, D.Ed. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., Elementary Education, CUNY Brooklyn College; M. Ed., Educational Leadership, Florida Gulf Coast University; D.Ed. (candidate), Organizational Development, Grand Canyon University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Antionette Bosch

Stewardship Coordinator
Office: Canizaro Library 337
Phone: (239) 280-2574

Ryan Brady, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Religion, La Salle University; M.A., Systematic Theology, Christendom Graduate School; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3032

Michael Brannigan

Residence Director - St. Joseph Hall
Email: michael.brannigan@avemaria.edu

Norman Braswell

Assistant Football Coach

Thomas Brattan

Football - Offensive Line Coach

Michael Breidenbach, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
Education: B.A., American Studies & History, Northwestern University; M. Phil, Political Thought & Intellectual History, University of Cambridge; Ph.D., History, University of Cambridge
Office: Henkels 2014A
Phone: (239) 280-1570

Nancy Burket, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor of Modern Language (French)
Education: B.A., French, University of Toledo; M.Ed., Education, Lourdes College

Cristine Buzzanca

Executive Assistant - President's Office

Jorge Calvo, Ph.D.

Chair of the Mathematics Department, Associate Professor of Mathematics
Education: S.B., Mathematics & Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A., Ph.D., Mathematics, University of California, Santa Barbara
Office: Henkels 3054
Phone: (239) 280-1608

Mandy Campos

Database Coordinator
Office: Canizaro Library 358
Email: armandina.campos@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1644

Alexandra Carlson, D.Mus.

Adjunct Instructor of Music
Education: M.Mus., Chamber Ensemble, State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory; D.Mus., Piano Performance, State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory

Cynthia Chandler

Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Education: B.S., Dietetics and Institution Administration, Western Kentucky University; M.S., Clinical Nutrition, University of Kentucky

John Cheffers

Assistant Director of Residence Life, Residence Director - St. Francis Xaiver Hall

Janice Chik Breidenbach, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Education: A.B., Princeton University, Philosophy & Public Policy; M.A., Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., Philosophy, University of St Andrews
Email: janice.breidenbach@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1572
Office: Henkels 2014B

Kathy Christensen, Ed.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.S., Elementary Education, Miami University; M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, University of South Florida; Ed.S., Teaching and Teaching Education, University of Florida; Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Florida
Fax: (239) 280-1637

John Colman, Ph.D.

Chair of the Politics Department and Associate Professor of Politics
Education: B.A., Political Science, Carleton University; M.A., Political Science, Carleton University; Ph.D., Political Science, Boston College
Office: Canizaro Library 161B
Phone: (239) 280-1609

Brian Couch

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 280-1695

Vivian Crockett

Director of Residence Life
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2042
Phone: (239) 280-1579

Zachary Crockett

Director of Career Services
Office: Canizaro Library, 1st Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7228

Stephen Cronin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Molecular & Cellular Biology, Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Biology, University of California, San Diego.
Office: Henkels 3051
Phone: (239) 280-1617

Nicholas Curtis, Ph.D.

Chair of the Biology Department, Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Marine Science & Biology, University of Miami; Ph.D., Cell & Molecular Biology, University of South Florida
Office: Henkels 2053
Phone: (239) 304-7132

Travis Curtright, Ph.D.

Chair of Humanities & Liberal Studies, Associate Professor of Humanities & Literature
Education: B.A., Philosophy, University of Dallas; M.A., Ph.D., Literature, University of Dallas
Office: Canizaro Library 161A
Phone: (239) 280-1612
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Catherine Dailey

Individual Gift Officer
Office: Canizaro Library 331
Phone: (239) 348-4711

James Daly, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Physics
Education: B.S., Engineering, University of Connecticut; M.E.E., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Office: Henkels 2059
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Michael Dauphinais, Ph.D.

Chair of the Theology Department, Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.S.E., Duke University; M.T.S., Theology, Duke Divinity School; Ph.D., Philosophical and Systematic Theology, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 3005
Phone: (239) 280-2538
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Barry David, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., History & Classical Philosophy, University of King's College & Dalhousie University; M.A., History, Classics, & Religion, Carleton University; Ph.D., Medieval Philosophy, University of Toronto (Centre for Medieval Studies)
Office: Henkels 3046
Phone: (239) 280-2534

Monica David

Research Assistant - Literature

Daniel Davy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
Education: B.A. (cum laude), History, Ave Maria University; M.A. (honours), History, University of Edinburgh; Ph.D. (distinction), History, University of Otago, New Zealand
Office: Henkels 2021
Phone: (239) 304-7127
Fax: (239) 280-1637

John Decola

Major Gift Officer
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7901

Sarah Deville

Head of Public Servces, Canizaro Library
Office: Canizaro Library 116
Phone: (239) 280-2422

Barbara Dietter

Financial Aid Coordinator
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-1568

Andrew Dinan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics
Education: B.A., Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame; M.T.S., Moral Theology, John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage & Family; M.A., Greek & Latin, Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Greek & Latin, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 2050
Phone: (239) 280-1619

Kathryn Dionne

Academic Records Assistant
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-2565

Richard Dionne

Facility Service Technician
Office: Central Utilities Plant
Phone: (239) 280-2406

Richard Dittus, Ed.D.

Instructor of Mathematics, Director of Sophomore Success QEP
Education: B.A., Mathematics & Social Science, Fordham Univesity; M.A., Education with Mathematics specialization, Fordham University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, Higher Education, Nova Southeastern University
Office: Canizaro Library 234
Phone: (239) 280-2551

Larry Doherty

Student Support Advisor
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2nd floor
Phone: (239) 280-2412

Martin Doman

Director of Student Engagement & Operations
Education: B.S., Franciscan University of Steubenville
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2040
Phone: (239) 280-2513

Christy Dorer

Academic Affairs Manager
Office: Henkels 3055
Phone: (239) 280-2550

Stefanie Dorough, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Education: B.S., Psychology, Southern Nazarene University; M.A., Psychology, University of Dallas; M.S., Psychology, Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., Psychology, Oklahoma State University
Office: Canizaro Library 253
Phone: (239) 280-1552

Dziad, Marguerite

Residence Director - Mother Teresa Hall Email: marguerite.nemeth@avemaria.edu

Farnham, Robert

Vice President - Finance & Administration Email: robert.farnham@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1674 Office: Canizaro Library 328

Maria Fedoryka, Ph.D.

Chair of the Philosophy Department, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, Christendom College; M.A., Ph.D., Philosophy, International Academy of Philosophy, Liechtenstein
Office: Henkels 3047
Phone: (239) 280-2531
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Brett Feger, M.S.

Instructor of Biology
Education: B.A., Biology, Knox College; M.S., Zoology, Western Illinois University
Office: Henkels 2066
Phone: (239) 280-1637

Francis Feingold, Ph.D. (candidate)

Visiting Instructor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, Christendom College; M.A., Philosophy, Catholic University of America; Ph.D. (candidate), Philosophy, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 1035
Phone: (239) 304-7366

Taylor Ferranti, D.Mus.

Visiting Associate Professor of Music
Education: B.Mus., Vocal Performance, Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam; M.Mus., Vocal Performance, Boston Conservatory; D.Mus., Vocal Performance/Voice Science, Louisiana State University
Office: Canizaro Library 251
Phone: (239) 280-1592

Flack, Tracy

Senior General Ledger Accountant Email: tracy.flack@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7097 Office: Canizaro Library 330

Craig Flanagan, Ph.D. (candidate)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Exercise Physiology, University of Miami; M.S., Clinical Exercise Physiology, University of Miami; DC, Chiropractic, Life University; Ph.D. (candidate), Exercise Physiology, University of Miami
Office: Henkels 2054
Phone: (239) 304-7367
Fax: (239) 280-1607

Flores, Yensy

Assistant to the Director - Mother Teresa Project & Service Learning Email: yensy.flores@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2576 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2047

Flowers, Rachel

Student Activities Coordinator
Email: rachel.flowers@avemaria.edu
Office: Student Union, Second Floor

Debra Forma, MSN/ED

Instructor of Nursing
Education: A.A.S., Nursing, Erie Community College; B.A., Health and Human Services, State University of New York; MSN/ED, Nursing, University of Pheonix
Office: Canizaro Library 314
Phone: (239) 280-1540

Jeffrey Froula, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College, California; M.A., Theology, International Theological Institute, Gaming, Austria; Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Full, Karen

Director of Admissions Email: karen.full@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7371 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Gaitan, Marvin

Accountant Email: marvin.gaitan@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2432 Office: Canizaro Library

Fr. Robert Garrity

Assistant Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., English Literature, Aurora University; M.A., S.T.L., Theology, Catholic University of America; J.C.L., Canon Law, Catholic University of America; S.T.D., Theology, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 2068
Phone: (239) 280-2424
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Gaven, Edward

Head Men's Soccer Coach Email: eddie.gaven@avemaria.edu

Brice Gerlach, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Music (Organ)
Education: B. Mus., Organ Performance, Eastman School of Music; M. Mus., Organ Performance, Indiana University, Ph.D., Choral Conducting, Indiana University

Patrick Gillen, J.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Business
Education: B.A., History, Providence College; M.A., History, Fordham University; M.A., History, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., History, University of Notre Dame; J.D., Law, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2028

Andrey Glubokov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Education: M.S., Physics, Moscow State University; Ph.D., Mathematics, University of New Mexico
Office: Henkels 3038
Phone: (239) 304-7393

Gonzalez, Terese

Admissions Counselor Email: jeanine.gonzalez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1545 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: CO, IA, ID, IL, KS, MN, MO, MT, ND, NE, SD, UT, WI, WY. Florida counties: Brevard, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia

Grace, Dennis

Executive Vice President Email: dennis.grace@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7093 Office: Canizaro Library 360

Groch, Andrea

Admissions Counselor Email: andrea.groch@avemaria.edu Territory: DC, DE, MA, ME, NH, NJ, RI, VT. Florida Counties: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee, Sarasota

Guadalupe, Ireliam “Cookie”

Head Athletic Trainer Email: cookie.guadalupe@avemaria.edu Phone: 239-304-7865

Daniel Guernsey, Ed.D.

Chair of the Education Department and Associate Professor of Education
Education: B.A., English, University of San Francisco; M.A., English, University of California Berkley; M.Ed., Administration & Supervision, California State University; Ed.D., Education, Eastern Michigan University
Office: Henkels 3034
Phone: (239) 280-2524
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Hart, Anne

Director of Financial Aid Email: anne.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Hart, Gregg

Admissions Data Manager Email: gregg.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1676 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Herr, Rebecca

Administrative Assistant, Business Office & Legal Affairs
Education: B.A. Franciscan University of Steubenville
Email: rebecca.herr@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1573
Office: Canizaro Library 327

Hiestand, Michael

Defensive Coordinator Email: michael.hiestand@avemaria.edu

Hodge, Taylor

Assistant Athletic Director - Intercollegiate Athletics Email: taylor.hodge@avemaria.edu

Holtfreter, Janet

Student Support Operations Manager/Academic Advisor Email: janet.holtfreter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1604 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Keith Houde, Ph.D.

Chair of the Psychology Department, Associate Professor of Psychology
Education: B.A., Psychology & Theology, Franciscan University; M.A., Psychology, Duquesne University; M.A., Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Fuller Theological Seminary
Office: Henkels 3047A
Phone: (239) 280-1665

Howard, Gregory

Coordinator of Security & Housing Operations
Education: B.A., M.B.A. Florida Gulf Coast University
Email: gregory.howard@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 304-7904
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2nd floor

Mary Hunt, Ph.D. (candidate)

Assistant Professor of Business & Psychology, Internship Coordinator
Education: B.A., Political Science & Spanish, Wellesley College; M.B.A., Marketing, Washington University; M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology; Ph.D. (candidate), Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology
Office: Henkels 2030
Phone: (239) 304-7128

IT Helpdesk

Phone: 239-280-2585
Email: IThelpdesk@support.avemaria.edu
Submit a ticket: support.avemaria.edu

Johnson, Bradley

Assistant Director of Security Email: bradley.johnson@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7098

Patrick F. Kelly, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physics
Education: B.S., Physics, University of Waterloo; M.S., Ph.D., Physics, University of Toronto
Office: Henkels 3053
Phone: (239) 280-1607

Anne Kerian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Education: B.A., Mathematics and Literature, Ave Maria University; M.A., Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Office: Canizaro Library 170
Phone: (239) 280-1652

King, Kimberly

Vice President for Student Affairs Email: kimberly.king@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1531 Office: Student Union, 2nd Floor

Charles Kolmann

Adjunct Professor of Theater Education: B.A, English & Literature, LaSalle University; Master’s Equivalency, Pennsylvania State

Kozisek, Alex

Bursar Email: alexander.kozisek@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1673 Office: Canizaro Library 366

Kozisek, Chelsea

Registrar Email: chelsea.kozisek@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7096 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Kreiger, Cassie

Admissions Counselor Email: cassie.kreiger@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1554 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: IN, MI, NY, PA. Florida Counties: Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe

Matthew Kuhner, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Theology, DeSales University; B.A., Philosophy, DeSales University; M.T.S., Sacred Theology, Pontifical John Paul II Institute; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University

Fr. Matthew Lamb

Cardinal Maida Professor of Theology
Education: S.T.L., Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome; Dr. Theo., Theology, Westfaelishe Wilhelms University, Muenster, Germany; Ph. D., Humanities, Honoris Causa, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Office: Henkels 3008
Phone: (239) 216-1024
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Lang, Kateri

Office Manager/Coordinator for Study Abroad Email: kateri.lang@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2540 Office: Student Union, Second Floor

Latenser, Katherine

Volleyball Coach Email: katie.latenser@avemaria.edu

Lee, Mary Kathryn

Administrative Assistant - Mother Teresa Project Email: mary.lee@avemaria.edu

Seunghee Lee, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
Education: B.M., Music Composition and Theory, Ewha Women's University; M.M., Music Composition, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.F.A., Ph.D., Music Composition and Theory, Brandeis University
Email: seunghee.lee@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1588
Office: Canizaro Library 252

Lennox, Debbie

Human Resources Generalist Email: debbie.lennox@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2563 Office: Canizaro Library 334

Li-Rosi, Ana Maria

Director of Counseling Services Email: anamaria.lirosi@avemaria.edu

Rick Llewellyn, J.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Politics
Education: B.A., University of California; J.D., Law, Loyola University
Email: rick.llewellyn@avemaria.edu

Logue, Patrick

Major Gift Officer Email: patrick.logue@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 348-4715 Office: Canizaro Library 336

Steven Long, Ph.D.

Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., M.A., Philosophy, University of Toledo; Ph.D., Philosophy, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 3007
Phone: (239) 280-1664

Longenhagen, Greg

Adjunct Professor of Drama & Fine Arts Email: greg.longenhagen@avemaria.edu

Lopez, Niurka

Financial Aid Coordinator Email: niurka.lopez@avemaria.edu

Luebker, Jessica

Athletic Trainer - Sports Medicine Email: jessica.luebker@avemaria.edu

MacDonald, Corinne

Administrative Assistant - Mother Teresa Project Email: corinne.macdonald@avemaria.edu

MacDonald, Joseph

Residence Director - St. Maria Goretti Hall Email: joseph.macdonald@avemaria.edu

Anne Marchetti, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Accounting
Education: B.A., Providence College; M.S., University of Hartford; D.B.A. (candidate), Walden University
Email: anne.marchetti@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1528
Office: Henkels 2049

Michael Marsalli, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics
Education: A.B., Mathematics, University of Chicago; Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Michigan
Office: Henkels 3069
Phone: (239) 280-1606

Martin, Christine

Admissions Counselor Email: christine.martin@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7903 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: All transfers, re-admits, and internationals

Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.

Chair of the Business Department, Associate Professor of Business & Economics
Education: B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, University of South Carolina; M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2056
Phone: (239) 280-1611
Fax: (239) 280-1637
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Fr. Eamon McManus

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Classics, St. Kierans College; M.A., Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America; S.T.D., Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America
Phone: (239) 280-1614

Denise McNulty, D.N.P.

Chair of the Nursing Department, Associate Professor of Nursing
Education: B.S., Nursing, Holy Family College; M.S., Nursing, University of Pennsylvania; D.N.P., Nursing, Duquesne University
Office: Canizaro Library 313
Phone: (239) 304-7133
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Mendez, Nicholas

Athletic Trainer - Sports Medicine Email: nicholas.mendez@avemaria.edu

Linda Moseley, M.S.N.

Adjunct Instructor of Nursing
Education: B.S.N., Nursing, Widener University; M.H.A., Health Administration, University of Pheonix Online; M.S.N., Nursing, University of Phoenix Online

Moss, Zachary

Assistant Coach - Men's Basketball Email: zach.moss@avemaria.edu

Muracco, Christina

Senior Director of Institutional Advancement Email: tina.muracco@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1512 Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor

Michael New, Ph.D.

Visiting Associate Professor of Economics
Education: B.A., Government, and Economics Modified with Mathematics, Dartmouth College; M.S., Statistics, Stanford University; Ph.D., Political Science, Stanford University
Office: Canizaro Library 219
Phone: (239) 280-1569

Nodes, Jennifer

Director of Library Services Email: jennifer.nodes@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 348-4710 Office: Canizaro Library 162

Roger Nutt, S.T.D.

Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.E.S., Literature & Philosophy, St. Cloud State University; M.A., Theology & Christian Ministry, Franciscan University of Steubenville; S.T.B., S.T.L., S.T.D., Sacred Theology, The Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, Rome
Office: Henkels 3003
Phone: (239) 280-1603
Curriculum Vitae: Download

O’Connell, Helene

Enrollment Processor - Enrollment Center Email: helene.oconnell@avemaria.edu

Taylor O’Neill, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.S., Religious Studies, University of Wisconsin; M.A., Historical and Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America; Ph.D. (candidate), Systematic Theology, Ave Maria University

O’Reilly, Sharon

Director of Adaptive Services & Academic Advisor
Education: B.A., M.S.W. University of Illinois, Chicago; Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Email: sharon.oreilly@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1654
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 1073

Padron, Maria

Student Support Services Advisor Email: maria.padron@avemaria.edu

Blanford Parker, Ph.D.

Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., Greek & Latin, Cornell University; Ph.D., English, Harvard University
Office: Henkels 2045
Phone: (239) 280-2433

James Patterson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Education: B.A., Political Science, University of Houston; M.A., Politics, University of Virginia; Ph.D., Politics, University of Virginia
Office: Henkels 2055
Phone: (239) 304-7365

Patterson, Joseph

Head Football Coach Email: joseph.patterson@avemaria.edu

James Peliska, Ph.D.

Chair of the Physics Department, Chair of the Chemistry Department, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Northland College; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Office: Henkels 3052
Phone: (239) 280-1605
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Phelps, Kathy

Director of Human Resources Email: kathy.phelps@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7074 Office: Canizaro Library 335

Ernesto Quintero, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Marine Biology, California State University; Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Maryland
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1666

Michael Raiger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., Philosophy & History, The University of Iowa; M.A., Philosophy, Boston College; Ph.D., English & American Literature, New York University
Office: Henkels 2046
Phone: (239) 280-1694

Shirley Rainwaters, Ed.S.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: A.S., Liberal Arts, Edison Community College; B.S., Elementary Education, University of South Florida; M.A., Elementary Education, University of South Florida; Ed.S., Education; University of Florida
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Reed, Mary

Admissions Counselor Email: mary.reed@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2487 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: AK, AZ, CA, GA, HI, NC, NM, NV, OR, SC, WA. Florida counties: Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Holmes, Indian River, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Martin, Nassau, Okalossa, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Putnam, Santa Rosa, St. Lucie, St. Johns, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton, Washington

Ubiratan Rezende, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Business
Education: M.A., Theological Studies, John Paull II Institute, Washington, DC (Pontificia Universitas Lateranensis, Rome); M.A., Ph.D., Public Administration, University of Southern California; B.A., J.D., University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Office: Canizaro Library 230
Phone: (239) 280-1631

Richter, Linda

Treasury & Accounting Manager Email: linda.richter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2560 Office: Canizaro Library 332

William Riordan, S.T.D.

Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Philosophy & Religious Studies, St. Mary's College; M.A., Philosophical Studies, Graduate Theological Union; S.T.L., S.T.D, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Rome)
Office: Henkels 3029
Phone: (239) 280-2535

Bradley Ritter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics and History
Education: B.A., Classical Studies, University of Florida; M.A., Latin, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Classics, University of California, Berkeley
Office: Canizaro Library 218
Phone: (239) 280-1667

Rittereiser, Donna

Administrative Coordinator, Campus Ministry Email: donna.rittereiser@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2519 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2029

Robinson, Fr. Dave S.J.

Campus Ministry Email: david.robinson@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7396 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2028

Rodriguez, Pedro

Associate Director of Financial Aid Email: pedro.rodriguez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Ricardo A. Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Physics
Education: B.S., Physics, Mathematics, University of Los Andes; M.S., Applied Mathematics, Iowa State University; Ph.D., High Energy Physics, Iowa State University
Office: Henkels 3026
Phone: (239) 348-4705

Lylas Rommel, Ph.D.

Chair of Literature Department, Associate Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., M.A., English, University of Kentucky; M.A., Greek, Loyola University; M.A., English, University of Dallas; Ph.D., Literature, University of Dallas
Office: Henkels 2047
Phone: (239) 280-1610

John Roy, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Literature
Education: B.A., English, Columbia College; M.A., Linguistics, Columbia University; M.Phil., Linguistics, Columbia University; Ph.D., Linguistics, Columbia University

Saldana, Esthela

Cashier Email: esthela.saldana@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1571 Office: Canizaro Library 365

Ladislav Sallai, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: M.A., Pharmacy, Comenius University; Ph.D., Chemistry, University of North Dakota
Office: Henkels 3028
Phone: (239) 280-2418

Scanlan, Brian

Associate Vice President, Conferences & Events Email: brian.scanlan@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2483 Office: Canizaro Library 364

Thomas Scheck, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Bible & Theology, Moody Bible Institute; M.Div., Bible & Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Studies: Religion, Classics & Philosophy, University of Iowa
Office: Henkels 3027
Phone: (239) 280-1640
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Scott, Casey

Head Baseball Coach Email: casey.scott@avemaria.edu

Frank Shepard, D.P.S.

Associate Professor of Finance
Education: B.S., Accounting, Bentley College; M.B.A, Finance, Columbia University Graduate School of Business; D.P.S., Finance & International Economics, Pace University
Office: Henkels 2020
Phone: (239) 304-7345

Thomas Smith, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Environmental Biology & Chemistry, Plymouth State University; M.S., Recreation, Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., Environmental Biology, University of Louisville
Office: Henkels 3048
Phone: (239) 280-2536

Aileen Staller, D.N.P.

Adjunct Instructor of Nursing
Education: B.S.N., Nursing, University of Pennsylvania; M.S.N., Nursing, University of Phoenix; D.N.P., Nursing Practice, University of South Florida

Michael Sugrue, Ph.D.

Professor of History
Education: A.B., History, University of Chicago; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., History, Columbia University
Office: Henkels 2018
Phone: (239) 280-1624

Seana Sugrue, D.C.L.

Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Faculty, Associate Professor of Politics
Education: B.B.A., Business Administration, Bishop's University; LL.B., Law, University of Ottawa; LL.M., Law, McGill University; D.C.L., Civil Law, McGill University
Office: Henkels 3056
Phone: (239) 280-1625
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Sr. Albert Marie Surmanski, OP

Instructor of Theology, Research Fellow
Education: B. Phil., Classical Language & Early Christian Literature, Ave Maria College; M.A., Theology, Ave Maria University; Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3008
Phone: (239) 304-7825
Curriculim Vitae: Download

Lynne Swosinski, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor of Education
Education: B.S., Physical Education, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; B.S., Elementary Education, Florida Gulf Coast University; M.A., Reading, Florida Gulf Coast University; D.Ed., Curriculum and Teaching, Northcentral University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Sylvester, Jason

Director of Physical Plant Email: jason.sylvester@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2415 Office: Central Utilities Plant

Sylvester, Michele

Assistant Campus Store Manager Email: michele.sylvester@avemaria.edu

Szwagiel, William

Librarian - Canizaro Library Email: william.szwagiel@avemaria.edu

David Tamisiea, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Pre-medicine & Psychology, University of Notre Dame; J.D., Law, University of Texas School of Law at Austin; M.A., Theology, Ave Maria University, Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3004
Phone: (239) 304-7363
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Dorothy Thompson, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Business
Education: B.B.A., Accounting, Texas Women's University; M.S., Finance, University of Texas at Dallas; M.S., Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas Certification: Certified Public Accountant
Office: Henkels 2052
Phone: (239) 280-1662

Helen Tintes-Schuermann, D.M.

Chair of the Music Department, Visiting Associate Professor of Music
Education: B.S./B.A., Music Education and Literature; M.M., Vocal Performance, University of Rochester; D.M., Vocal Performance, Northwestern University
Office: Canizaro Library 249
Phone: (239) 280-1589

Maria Migdalia Torres, Ed.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., English, University of Puerto Rico; M.S., Teaching English as a Second Language, NOVA University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, NOVA University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Joseph Trabbic, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, University of Dallas; M.A., Ph.D., Philosophy, Fordham University
Office: Henkels 3049
Phone: (239) 280-1647

Traver, Charles

Director of Dining Services Email: charles.traver@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2506 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 1st floor inside Cafeteria

Susan Treacy, Ph.D.

Professor of Music
Education: B.Mus., Voice, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music; M.Mus., Opera Theater, Manhattan School of Music; Ph.D., Historical Musicology, University of North Texas
Office: Canizaro Library 254
Phone: (239) 280-1668

Tyner, Emily

Women's Soccer Coach Email: emily.tyner@avemaria.edu

Anthony Valle, S.T.D. (candidate)

Research Fellow of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame; M.A., Medieval English and Comparative Language, Columbia University; M.A., Dogmatic Theology, St. Joseph’s Seminary; S.T.L., Dogmatic Theology, Pontificio Ateneo Regina Apostolorum; S.T.D. (candidate), Dogmatic Theology, Pontificia Università della Santa Croce
Office: Henkels 3031-3034
Phone: (239) 280-1637

Van de Voorde, Peter

Director of Campus Security
Education: B.A. George Mason University
Email: peter.vandevoorde@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-2401
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2027

Van Heusen, Eric

Assistant Football Coach Email: eric.vanheusen@avemaria.edu

Voreis, Colin

Director of Marketing
Phone: (239) 304-7379
Office: Library, 359

Waldow, Mary

Residence Director - John Paul II Hall Email: marykate.waldow@avemaria.edu

Michael Waldstein, Th.D.

Max Seckler Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College; Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Dallas; S.S.L., Sacred Scripture, Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome; Th.D., New Testament & Christian Origins, Harvard Divinity School
Office: Henkels 3009
Phone: (239) 280-2594
Curriculim Vitae: Download

Susan Waldstein, S.T.D.

Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College; S.T.M., S.T.L., Sacred Theology, International Theological Institute, Austria; S.T.D., Theology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Office: Henkels 3009
Phone: (230) 280-2594
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Brandon Wanless, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Philosophy, St. Mary's University of Minnesota; M.A., Theology, Saint Paul Seminary Scholl of Divinity; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University

Whitis, Jennifer

Director of Advancement Services Email: jennifer.whitis@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1623 Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor

Willard, Laura

Mail Room Coordinator Email: laura.willard@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2488 Office: Mail Room, Thomas Student Union, 1st floor

Joseph Yarbrough, Ph.D.

Chair of the Classics Department, Assistant Professor of Classics & Philosophy
Education: B.A., Classics & Philosophy, Valparaiso University; M.St., Hebrew & Jewish Studies, University of Oxford; Ph.D., Philosophy, Cornell University
Office: Henkels 2051
Phone: (239) 280-1627

Kathryn Dionne

Academic Records Assistant
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-2565

Christy Dorer

Academic Affairs Manager
Office: Henkels 3055
Phone: (239) 280-2550

Seana Sugrue, D.C.L.

Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Faculty, Associate Professor of Politics
Education: B.B.A., Business Administration, Bishop's University; LL.B., Law, University of Ottawa; LL.M., Law, McGill University; D.C.L., Civil Law, McGill University
Office: Henkels 3056
Phone: (239) 280-1625
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Anne Marchetti, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Accounting
Education: B.A., Providence College; M.S., University of Hartford; D.B.A. (candidate), Walden University
Email: anne.marchetti@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1528
Office: Henkels 2049

Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.

Chair of the Business Department, Associate Professor of Business & Economics
Education: B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, University of South Carolina; M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2056
Phone: (239) 280-1611
Fax: (239) 280-1637
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Dorothy Thompson, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Business
Education: B.B.A., Accounting, Texas Women's University; M.S., Finance, University of Texas at Dallas; M.S., Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas Certification: Certified Public Accountant
Office: Henkels 2052
Phone: (239) 280-1662

Full, Karen

Director of Admissions Email: karen.full@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7371 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Gonzalez, Terese

Admissions Counselor Email: jeanine.gonzalez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1545 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: CO, IA, ID, IL, KS, MN, MO, MT, ND, NE, SD, UT, WI, WY. Florida counties: Brevard, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia

Groch, Andrea

Admissions Counselor Email: andrea.groch@avemaria.edu Territory: DC, DE, MA, ME, NH, NJ, RI, VT. Florida Counties: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee, Sarasota

Hart, Gregg

Admissions Data Manager Email: gregg.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1676 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Kreiger, Cassie

Admissions Counselor Email: cassie.kreiger@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1554 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: IN, MI, NY, PA. Florida Counties: Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe

Martin, Christine

Admissions Counselor Email: christine.martin@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7903 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: All transfers, re-admits, and internationals

O’Connell, Helene

Enrollment Processor - Enrollment Center Email: helene.oconnell@avemaria.edu

Reed, Mary

Admissions Counselor Email: mary.reed@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2487 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: AK, AZ, CA, GA, HI, NC, NM, NV, OR, SC, WA. Florida counties: Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Holmes, Indian River, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Martin, Nassau, Okalossa, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Putnam, Santa Rosa, St. Lucie, St. Johns, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton, Washington

Tony Barbosa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Providence College; M.S., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1584
Fax: (239) 280-1637

James Peliska, Ph.D.

Chair of the Physics Department, Chair of the Chemistry Department, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Northland College; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Office: Henkels 3052
Phone: (239) 280-1605
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Jason Adames, D.P.T.

Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Education: DPT, Physical Therapy, Wheeling Jesuit University; B.A., Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Jacob Blanchard, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Biology and Research Fellow
Education: B.A., Biology, Ave Maria University; Ph.D. (candidate), Biological Sciences, Western Michigan University
Office: Henkels 2062
Phone: (239) 304-7130

Cynthia Chandler

Adjunct Instructor of Biology
Education: B.S., Dietetics and Institution Administration, Western Kentucky University; M.S., Clinical Nutrition, University of Kentucky

Stephen Cronin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Molecular & Cellular Biology, Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Biology, University of California, San Diego.
Office: Henkels 3051
Phone: (239) 280-1617

Nicholas Curtis, Ph.D.

Chair of the Biology Department, Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Marine Science & Biology, University of Miami; Ph.D., Cell & Molecular Biology, University of South Florida
Office: Henkels 2053
Phone: (239) 304-7132

Brett Feger, M.S.

Instructor of Biology
Education: B.A., Biology, Knox College; M.S., Zoology, Western Illinois University
Office: Henkels 2066
Phone: (239) 280-1637

Craig Flanagan, Ph.D. (candidate)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Exercise Physiology, University of Miami; M.S., Clinical Exercise Physiology, University of Miami; DC, Chiropractic, Life University; Ph.D. (candidate), Exercise Physiology, University of Miami
Office: Henkels 2054
Phone: (239) 304-7367
Fax: (239) 280-1607

Ernesto Quintero, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Marine Biology, California State University; Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Maryland
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1666

Ladislav Sallai, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
Education: M.A., Pharmacy, Comenius University; Ph.D., Chemistry, University of North Dakota
Office: Henkels 3028
Phone: (239) 280-2418

Thomas Smith, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
Education: B.S., Environmental Biology & Chemistry, Plymouth State University; M.S., Recreation, Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., Environmental Biology, University of Louisville
Office: Henkels 3048
Phone: (239) 280-2536

Patrick Gillen, J.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Business
Education: B.A., History, Providence College; M.A., History, Fordham University; M.A., History, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., History, University of Notre Dame; J.D., Law, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2028

Mary Hunt, Ph.D. (candidate)

Assistant Professor of Business & Psychology, Internship Coordinator
Education: B.A., Political Science & Spanish, Wellesley College; M.B.A., Marketing, Washington University; M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology; Ph.D. (candidate), Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology
Office: Henkels 2030
Phone: (239) 304-7128

Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.

Chair of the Business Department, Associate Professor of Business & Economics
Education: B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, University of South Carolina; M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2056
Phone: (239) 280-1611
Fax: (239) 280-1637
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Michael New, Ph.D.

Visiting Associate Professor of Economics
Education: B.A., Government, and Economics Modified with Mathematics, Dartmouth College; M.S., Statistics, Stanford University; Ph.D., Political Science, Stanford University
Office: Canizaro Library 219
Phone: (239) 280-1569

Ubiratan Rezende, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Business
Education: M.A., Theological Studies, John Paull II Institute, Washington, DC (Pontificia Universitas Lateranensis, Rome); M.A., Ph.D., Public Administration, University of Southern California; B.A., J.D., University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Office: Canizaro Library 230
Phone: (239) 280-1631

Frank Shepard, D.P.S.

Associate Professor of Finance
Education: B.S., Accounting, Bentley College; M.B.A, Finance, Columbia University Graduate School of Business; D.P.S., Finance & International Economics, Pace University
Office: Henkels 2020
Phone: (239) 304-7345

Dorothy Thompson, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Business
Education: B.B.A., Accounting, Texas Women's University; M.S., Finance, University of Texas at Dallas; M.S., Accounting, University of Texas at Dallas Certification: Certified Public Accountant
Office: Henkels 2052
Phone: (239) 280-1662

Tony Barbosa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Providence College; M.S., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1584
Fax: (239) 280-1637

James Peliska, Ph.D.

Chair of the Physics Department, Chair of the Chemistry Department, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Northland College; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Office: Henkels 3052
Phone: (239) 280-1605
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Dayami Abella, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Modern Language (Spanish)
Education: A.A., Spanish, Florida Gulf Coast University; B.A., Spanish Philology, University of Navarre, Spain; M.A., Teaching English and Spanish, University of Navarre, Spain; Ph.D. (candidate), Latin American Literature, University of Navarre, Spain
Office: Canizaro Library 235
Phone: (239) 280-2532

Nancy Burket, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor of Modern Language (French)
Education: B.A., French, University of Toledo; M.Ed., Education, Lourdes College

Andrew Dinan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics
Education: B.A., Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame; M.T.S., Moral Theology, John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage & Family; M.A., Greek & Latin, Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Greek & Latin, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 2050
Phone: (239) 280-1619

Bradley Ritter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics and History
Education: B.A., Classical Studies, University of Florida; M.A., Latin, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Classics, University of California, Berkeley
Office: Canizaro Library 218
Phone: (239) 280-1667

Joseph Yarbrough, Ph.D.

Chair of the Classics Department, Assistant Professor of Classics & Philosophy
Education: B.A., Classics & Philosophy, Valparaiso University; M.St., Hebrew & Jewish Studies, University of Oxford; Ph.D., Philosophy, Cornell University
Office: Henkels 2051
Phone: (239) 280-1627

Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.

Chair of the Business Department, Associate Professor of Business & Economics
Education: B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, University of South Carolina; M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Economics, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 2056
Phone: (239) 280-1611
Fax: (239) 280-1637
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Michael New, Ph.D.

Visiting Associate Professor of Economics
Education: B.A., Government, and Economics Modified with Mathematics, Dartmouth College; M.S., Statistics, Stanford University; Ph.D., Political Science, Stanford University
Office: Canizaro Library 219
Phone: (239) 280-1569

Frank Shepard, D.P.S.

Associate Professor of Finance
Education: B.S., Accounting, Bentley College; M.B.A, Finance, Columbia University Graduate School of Business; D.P.S., Finance & International Economics, Pace University
Office: Henkels 2020
Phone: (239) 304-7345

Irene Benfatti, Ed.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., Junior High School/Mathematics, William Patterson University; M.A., Math Education, William Patterson University; M.A., Education Leadership, Columbia University; Ed.D. (candidate), Columbia University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Joy Bonnaig, D.Ed. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., Elementary Education, CUNY Brooklyn College; M. Ed., Educational Leadership, Florida Gulf Coast University; D.Ed. (candidate), Organizational Development, Grand Canyon University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Kathy Christensen, Ed.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.S., Elementary Education, Miami University; M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, University of South Florida; Ed.S., Teaching and Teaching Education, University of Florida; Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Florida
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Daniel Guernsey, Ed.D.

Chair of the Education Department and Associate Professor of Education
Education: B.A., English, University of San Francisco; M.A., English, University of California Berkley; M.Ed., Administration & Supervision, California State University; Ed.D., Education, Eastern Michigan University
Office: Henkels 3034
Phone: (239) 280-2524
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Shirley Rainwaters, Ed.S.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: A.S., Liberal Arts, Edison Community College; B.S., Elementary Education, University of South Florida; M.A., Elementary Education, University of South Florida; Ed.S., Education; University of Florida
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Lynne Swosinski, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor of Education
Education: B.S., Physical Education, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; B.S., Elementary Education, Florida Gulf Coast University; M.A., Reading, Florida Gulf Coast University; D.Ed., Curriculum and Teaching, Northcentral University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Maria Migdalia Torres, Ed.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Education
Education: B.A., English, University of Puerto Rico; M.S., Teaching English as a Second Language, NOVA University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, NOVA University
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Barbara Dietter

Financial Aid Coordinator
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-1568

Hart, Anne

Director of Financial Aid Email: anne.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Holtfreter, Janet

Student Support Operations Manager/Academic Advisor Email: janet.holtfreter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1604 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Lopez, Niurka

Financial Aid Coordinator Email: niurka.lopez@avemaria.edu

Rodriguez, Pedro

Associate Director of Financial Aid Email: pedro.rodriguez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Charles Kolmann

Adjunct Professor of Theater Education: B.A, English & Literature, LaSalle University; Master’s Equivalency, Pennsylvania State

Longenhagen, Greg

Adjunct Professor of Drama & Fine Arts Email: greg.longenhagen@avemaria.edu

Dayami Abella, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Modern Language (Spanish)
Education: A.A., Spanish, Florida Gulf Coast University; B.A., Spanish Philology, University of Navarre, Spain; M.A., Teaching English and Spanish, University of Navarre, Spain; Ph.D. (candidate), Latin American Literature, University of Navarre, Spain
Office: Canizaro Library 235
Phone: (239) 280-2532

Deana Basile Kelly, Ph.D.

Instructor of Modern Language (Italian) and Literature
Education: B.A., Political Science & Italian Studies, University of New Hampshire; M.A., Literature & Culture, Boston College; Ph.D., Italian Literature & Linguistics, University of Toronto
Office: Canizaro Library 250
Phone: (239) 304-7188

Nancy Burket, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor of Modern Language (French)
Education: B.A., French, University of Toledo; M.Ed., Education, Lourdes College

Paul Baxa, Ph.D.

Chair of the History Department, Associate Professor of History
Education: B.A., History, York University; M.A., History, University of Toronto; Ph.D., History, University of Toronto
Office: Henkels 2019
Phone: (239) 280-1661
Fax: (230) 280-1637

Mary Blanchard, D.Phil.

Instructor of History, Research Fellow
Education: B.A., History, Ave Maria University; M.A., Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University; D.Phil, History, University of Oxford
Office: Henkels 2062
Phone: (239) 280-1563

Michael Breidenbach, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
Education: B.A., American Studies & History, Northwestern University; M. Phil, Political Thought & Intellectual History, University of Cambridge; Ph.D., History, University of Cambridge
Office: Henkels 2014A
Phone: (239) 280-1570

Daniel Davy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
Education: B.A. (cum laude), History, Ave Maria University; M.A. (honours), History, University of Edinburgh; Ph.D. (distinction), History, University of Otago, New Zealand
Office: Henkels 2021
Phone: (239) 304-7127
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Bradley Ritter, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Classics and History
Education: B.A., Classical Studies, University of Florida; M.A., Latin, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Classics, University of California, Berkeley
Office: Canizaro Library 218
Phone: (239) 280-1667

Michael Sugrue, Ph.D.

Professor of History
Education: A.B., History, University of Chicago; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., History, Columbia University
Office: Henkels 2018
Phone: (239) 280-1624

Christopher Alexander, Ph.D. (candidate)

Instructor of Literature and Director of the Writing Center
Education: B.A., English, University of Dallas,; M.A., English, University of Dallas; Ph.D. (candidate), English Literature, University of Nevada.
Office: Canizaro Library 169
Phone: (239) 304-7894

Deana Basile Kelly, Ph.D.

Instructor of Modern Language (Italian) and Literature
Education: B.A., Political Science & Italian Studies, University of New Hampshire; M.A., Literature & Culture, Boston College; Ph.D., Italian Literature & Linguistics, University of Toronto
Office: Canizaro Library 250
Phone: (239) 304-7188

Travis Curtright, Ph.D.

Chair of Humanities & Liberal Studies, Associate Professor of Humanities & Literature
Education: B.A., Philosophy, University of Dallas; M.A., Ph.D., Literature, University of Dallas
Office: Canizaro Library 161A
Phone: (239) 280-1612
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Monica David

Research Assistant - Literature

Blanford Parker, Ph.D.

Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., Greek & Latin, Cornell University; Ph.D., English, Harvard University
Office: Henkels 2045
Phone: (239) 280-2433

Michael Raiger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., Philosophy & History, The University of Iowa; M.A., Philosophy, Boston College; Ph.D., English & American Literature, New York University
Office: Henkels 2046
Phone: (239) 280-1694

Lylas Rommel, Ph.D.

Chair of Literature Department, Associate Professor of Literature
Education: B.A., M.A., English, University of Kentucky; M.A., Greek, Loyola University; M.A., English, University of Dallas; Ph.D., Literature, University of Dallas
Office: Henkels 2047
Phone: (239) 280-1610

John Roy, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Literature
Education: B.A., English, Columbia College; M.A., Linguistics, Columbia University; M.Phil., Linguistics, Columbia University; Ph.D., Linguistics, Columbia University

Herbert Andrews, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor of Mathematics
Education: B.S., Mathematics, Springfield College; M.Ed., Secondary Education, Worcester State University

Jorge Calvo, Ph.D.

Chair of the Mathematics Department, Associate Professor of Mathematics
Education: S.B., Mathematics & Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.A., Ph.D., Mathematics, University of California, Santa Barbara
Office: Henkels 3054
Phone: (239) 280-1608

Richard Dittus, Ed.D.

Instructor of Mathematics, Director of Sophomore Success QEP
Education: B.A., Mathematics & Social Science, Fordham Univesity; M.A., Education with Mathematics specialization, Fordham University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, Higher Education, Nova Southeastern University
Office: Canizaro Library 234
Phone: (239) 280-2551

Andrey Glubokov, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Education: M.S., Physics, Moscow State University; Ph.D., Mathematics, University of New Mexico
Office: Henkels 3038
Phone: (239) 304-7393

Anne Kerian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Education: B.A., Mathematics and Literature, Ave Maria University; M.A., Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Office: Canizaro Library 170
Phone: (239) 280-1652

Michael Marsalli, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics
Education: A.B., Mathematics, University of Chicago; Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Michigan
Office: Henkels 3069
Phone: (239) 280-1606

Alexandra Carlson, D.Mus.

Adjunct Instructor of Music
Education: M.Mus., Chamber Ensemble, State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory; D.Mus., Piano Performance, State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory

Taylor Ferranti, D.Mus.

Visiting Associate Professor of Music
Education: B.Mus., Vocal Performance, Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam; M.Mus., Vocal Performance, Boston Conservatory; D.Mus., Vocal Performance/Voice Science, Louisiana State University
Office: Canizaro Library 251
Phone: (239) 280-1592

Brice Gerlach, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Music (Organ)
Education: B. Mus., Organ Performance, Eastman School of Music; M. Mus., Organ Performance, Indiana University, Ph.D., Choral Conducting, Indiana University

Seunghee Lee, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
Education: B.M., Music Composition and Theory, Ewha Women's University; M.M., Music Composition, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.F.A., Ph.D., Music Composition and Theory, Brandeis University
Email: seunghee.lee@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1588
Office: Canizaro Library 252

Helen Tintes-Schuermann, D.M.

Chair of the Music Department, Visiting Associate Professor of Music
Education: B.S./B.A., Music Education and Literature; M.M., Vocal Performance, University of Rochester; D.M., Vocal Performance, Northwestern University
Office: Canizaro Library 249
Phone: (239) 280-1589

Susan Treacy, Ph.D.

Professor of Music
Education: B.Mus., Voice, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music; M.Mus., Opera Theater, Manhattan School of Music; Ph.D., Historical Musicology, University of North Texas
Office: Canizaro Library 254
Phone: (239) 280-1668

Debra Forma, MSN/ED

Instructor of Nursing
Education: A.A.S., Nursing, Erie Community College; B.A., Health and Human Services, State University of New York; MSN/ED, Nursing, University of Pheonix
Office: Canizaro Library 314
Phone: (239) 280-1540

Denise McNulty, D.N.P.

Chair of the Nursing Department, Associate Professor of Nursing
Education: B.S., Nursing, Holy Family College; M.S., Nursing, University of Pennsylvania; D.N.P., Nursing, Duquesne University
Office: Canizaro Library 313
Phone: (239) 304-7133
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Linda Moseley, M.S.N.

Adjunct Instructor of Nursing
Education: B.S.N., Nursing, Widener University; M.H.A., Health Administration, University of Pheonix Online; M.S.N., Nursing, University of Phoenix Online

Aileen Staller, D.N.P.

Adjunct Instructor of Nursing
Education: B.S.N., Nursing, University of Pennsylvania; M.S.N., Nursing, University of Phoenix; D.N.P., Nursing Practice, University of South Florida

Janice Chik Breidenbach, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Education: A.B., Princeton University, Philosophy & Public Policy; M.A., Philosophy, University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., Philosophy, University of St Andrews
Email: janice.breidenbach@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1572
Office: Henkels 2014B

Barry David, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., History & Classical Philosophy, University of King's College & Dalhousie University; M.A., History, Classics, & Religion, Carleton University; Ph.D., Medieval Philosophy, University of Toronto (Centre for Medieval Studies)
Office: Henkels 3046
Phone: (239) 280-2534

Maria Fedoryka, Ph.D.

Chair of the Philosophy Department, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, Christendom College; M.A., Ph.D., Philosophy, International Academy of Philosophy, Liechtenstein
Office: Henkels 3047
Phone: (239) 280-2531
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Francis Feingold, Ph.D. (candidate)

Visiting Instructor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, Christendom College; M.A., Philosophy, Catholic University of America; Ph.D. (candidate), Philosophy, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 1035
Phone: (239) 304-7366

Joseph Trabbic, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Education: B.A., Philosophy, University of Dallas; M.A., Ph.D., Philosophy, Fordham University
Office: Henkels 3049
Phone: (239) 280-1647

Joseph Yarbrough, Ph.D.

Chair of the Classics Department, Assistant Professor of Classics & Philosophy
Education: B.A., Classics & Philosophy, Valparaiso University; M.St., Hebrew & Jewish Studies, University of Oxford; Ph.D., Philosophy, Cornell University
Office: Henkels 2051
Phone: (239) 280-1627

Tony Barbosa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Providence College; M.S., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Rochester
Office: Henkels 3050
Phone: (239) 280-1584
Fax: (239) 280-1637

James Daly, Ph.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Physics
Education: B.S., Engineering, University of Connecticut; M.E.E., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Office: Henkels 2059
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Patrick F. Kelly, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physics
Education: B.S., Physics, University of Waterloo; M.S., Ph.D., Physics, University of Toronto
Office: Henkels 3053
Phone: (239) 280-1607

James Peliska, Ph.D.

Chair of the Physics Department, Chair of the Chemistry Department, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Education: B.S., Chemistry, Northland College; Ph.D., Organic Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Office: Henkels 3052
Phone: (239) 280-1605
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Ricardo A. Rodriguez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Physics
Education: B.S., Physics, Mathematics, University of Los Andes; M.S., Applied Mathematics, Iowa State University; Ph.D., High Energy Physics, Iowa State University
Office: Henkels 3026
Phone: (239) 348-4705

John Colman, Ph.D.

Chair of the Politics Department and Associate Professor of Politics
Education: B.A., Political Science, Carleton University; M.A., Political Science, Carleton University; Ph.D., Political Science, Boston College
Office: Canizaro Library 161B
Phone: (239) 280-1609

Rick Llewellyn, J.D.

Adjunct Instructor of Politics
Education: B.A., University of California; J.D., Law, Loyola University
Email: rick.llewellyn@avemaria.edu

James Patterson, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Education: B.A., Political Science, University of Houston; M.A., Politics, University of Virginia; Ph.D., Politics, University of Virginia
Office: Henkels 2055
Phone: (239) 304-7365

Seana Sugrue, D.C.L.

Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Faculty, Associate Professor of Politics
Education: B.B.A., Business Administration, Bishop's University; LL.B., Law, University of Ottawa; LL.M., Law, McGill University; D.C.L., Civil Law, McGill University
Office: Henkels 3056
Phone: (239) 280-1625
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Stefanie Dorough, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Education: B.S., Psychology, Southern Nazarene University; M.A., Psychology, University of Dallas; M.S., Psychology, Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., Psychology, Oklahoma State University
Office: Canizaro Library 253
Phone: (239) 280-1552

Keith Houde, Ph.D.

Chair of the Psychology Department, Associate Professor of Psychology
Education: B.A., Psychology & Theology, Franciscan University; M.A., Psychology, Duquesne University; M.A., Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Fuller Theological Seminary
Office: Henkels 3047A
Phone: (239) 280-1665

Mary Hunt, Ph.D. (candidate)

Assistant Professor of Business & Psychology, Internship Coordinator
Education: B.A., Political Science & Spanish, Wellesley College; M.B.A., Marketing, Washington University; M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology; Ph.D. (candidate), Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology
Office: Henkels 2030
Phone: (239) 304-7128

Curtis Allen

Coordinator of Intramural Athletics
Phone: (239) 280-1675
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2035

Thomas Allen

Residence Director - St. Sebastian Hall

Helen Altomari

Coordinator of Institutional Research
Office: Canizaro Library, 2nd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7819

Rebecca Alves

Administrative Assistant - Institutional Advancement
Office: Canizaro Library 355
Phone: (239) 280-2586

Ana Maria Angel

Administrative Assistant
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7190

John Aragona

Coordinator of Counseling Services
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2031
Phone: (239) 280-7398

Rodice Barosy

Accounts Payable Accountant
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 280-1658

Robert Batson

Head Coach - Women's Basketball
Phone: (239) 280-1501

Elizabeth Baux

Assistant Athletic Director, Compliance and Internal Operations, Head Coach - Men's & Women's Cross Country
Phone: (239) 304-7887

Noah Blanchard

Director of Student Life
Education: B.A., Ave Maria University
Phone: (239) 280-1517
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 2041

Antionette Bosch

Stewardship Coordinator
Office: Canizaro Library 337
Phone: (239) 280-2574

Michael Brannigan

Residence Director - St. Joseph Hall
Email: michael.brannigan@avemaria.edu

Norman Braswell

Assistant Football Coach

Thomas Brattan

Football - Offensive Line Coach

Cristine Buzzanca

Executive Assistant - President's Office

Mandy Campos

Database Coordinator
Office: Canizaro Library 358
Email: armandina.campos@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1644

John Cheffers

Assistant Director of Residence Life, Residence Director - St. Francis Xaiver Hall

Brian Couch

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 280-1695

Vivian Crockett

Director of Residence Life
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2042
Phone: (239) 280-1579

Zachary Crockett

Director of Career Services
Office: Canizaro Library, 1st Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7228

Catherine Dailey

Individual Gift Officer
Office: Canizaro Library 331
Phone: (239) 348-4711

John Decola

Major Gift Officer
Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor
Phone: (239) 304-7901

Sarah Deville

Head of Public Servces, Canizaro Library
Office: Canizaro Library 116
Phone: (239) 280-2422

Barbara Dietter

Financial Aid Coordinator
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-1568

Kathryn Dionne

Academic Records Assistant
Office: Student Enrollment Center
Phone: (239) 280-2565

Richard Dionne

Facility Service Technician
Office: Central Utilities Plant
Phone: (239) 280-2406

Richard Dittus, Ed.D.

Instructor of Mathematics, Director of Sophomore Success QEP
Education: B.A., Mathematics & Social Science, Fordham Univesity; M.A., Education with Mathematics specialization, Fordham University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, Higher Education, Nova Southeastern University
Office: Canizaro Library 234
Phone: (239) 280-2551

Larry Doherty

Student Support Advisor
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2nd floor
Phone: (239) 280-2412

Martin Doman

Director of Student Engagement & Operations
Education: B.S., Franciscan University of Steubenville
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2040
Phone: (239) 280-2513

Christy Dorer

Academic Affairs Manager
Office: Henkels 3055
Phone: (239) 280-2550

Dziad, Marguerite

Residence Director - Mother Teresa Hall Email: marguerite.nemeth@avemaria.edu

Farnham, Robert

Vice President - Finance & Administration Email: robert.farnham@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1674 Office: Canizaro Library 328

Flack, Tracy

Senior General Ledger Accountant Email: tracy.flack@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7097 Office: Canizaro Library 330

Flores, Yensy

Assistant to the Director - Mother Teresa Project & Service Learning Email: yensy.flores@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2576 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2047

Flowers, Rachel

Student Activities Coordinator
Email: rachel.flowers@avemaria.edu
Office: Student Union, Second Floor

Full, Karen

Director of Admissions Email: karen.full@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7371 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Gaitan, Marvin

Accountant Email: marvin.gaitan@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2432 Office: Canizaro Library

Gaven, Edward

Head Men's Soccer Coach Email: eddie.gaven@avemaria.edu

Gonzalez, Terese

Admissions Counselor Email: jeanine.gonzalez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1545 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: CO, IA, ID, IL, KS, MN, MO, MT, ND, NE, SD, UT, WI, WY. Florida counties: Brevard, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia

Grace, Dennis

Executive Vice President Email: dennis.grace@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7093 Office: Canizaro Library 360

Groch, Andrea

Admissions Counselor Email: andrea.groch@avemaria.edu Territory: DC, DE, MA, ME, NH, NJ, RI, VT. Florida Counties: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee, Sarasota

Guadalupe, Ireliam “Cookie”

Head Athletic Trainer Email: cookie.guadalupe@avemaria.edu Phone: 239-304-7865

Hart, Anne

Director of Financial Aid Email: anne.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Hart, Gregg

Admissions Data Manager Email: gregg.hart@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1676 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Herr, Rebecca

Administrative Assistant, Business Office & Legal Affairs
Education: B.A. Franciscan University of Steubenville
Email: rebecca.herr@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1573
Office: Canizaro Library 327

Hiestand, Michael

Defensive Coordinator Email: michael.hiestand@avemaria.edu

Hodge, Taylor

Assistant Athletic Director - Intercollegiate Athletics Email: taylor.hodge@avemaria.edu

Holtfreter, Janet

Student Support Operations Manager/Academic Advisor Email: janet.holtfreter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1604 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Howard, Gregory

Coordinator of Security & Housing Operations
Education: B.A., M.B.A. Florida Gulf Coast University
Email: gregory.howard@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 304-7904
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2nd floor

IT Helpdesk

Phone: 239-280-2585
Email: IThelpdesk@support.avemaria.edu
Submit a ticket: support.avemaria.edu

Johnson, Bradley

Assistant Director of Security Email: bradley.johnson@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7098

King, Kimberly

Vice President for Student Affairs Email: kimberly.king@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1531 Office: Student Union, 2nd Floor

Kozisek, Alex

Bursar Email: alexander.kozisek@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1673 Office: Canizaro Library 366

Kozisek, Chelsea

Registrar Email: chelsea.kozisek@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7096 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Kreiger, Cassie

Admissions Counselor Email: cassie.kreiger@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1554 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: IN, MI, NY, PA. Florida Counties: Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe

Lang, Kateri

Office Manager/Coordinator for Study Abroad Email: kateri.lang@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2540 Office: Student Union, Second Floor

Latenser, Katherine

Volleyball Coach Email: katie.latenser@avemaria.edu

Lee, Mary Kathryn

Administrative Assistant - Mother Teresa Project Email: mary.lee@avemaria.edu

Lennox, Debbie

Human Resources Generalist Email: debbie.lennox@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2563 Office: Canizaro Library 334

Li-Rosi, Ana Maria

Director of Counseling Services Email: anamaria.lirosi@avemaria.edu

Logue, Patrick

Major Gift Officer Email: patrick.logue@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 348-4715 Office: Canizaro Library 336

Lopez, Niurka

Financial Aid Coordinator Email: niurka.lopez@avemaria.edu

Luebker, Jessica

Athletic Trainer - Sports Medicine Email: jessica.luebker@avemaria.edu

MacDonald, Corinne

Administrative Assistant - Mother Teresa Project Email: corinne.macdonald@avemaria.edu

MacDonald, Joseph

Residence Director - St. Maria Goretti Hall Email: joseph.macdonald@avemaria.edu

Martin, Christine

Admissions Counselor Email: christine.martin@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7903 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: All transfers, re-admits, and internationals

Mendez, Nicholas

Athletic Trainer - Sports Medicine Email: nicholas.mendez@avemaria.edu

Moss, Zachary

Assistant Coach - Men's Basketball Email: zach.moss@avemaria.edu

Muracco, Christina

Senior Director of Institutional Advancement Email: tina.muracco@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1512 Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor

Nodes, Jennifer

Director of Library Services Email: jennifer.nodes@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 348-4710 Office: Canizaro Library 162

O’Connell, Helene

Enrollment Processor - Enrollment Center Email: helene.oconnell@avemaria.edu

O’Reilly, Sharon

Director of Adaptive Services & Academic Advisor
Education: B.A., M.S.W. University of Illinois, Chicago; Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Email: sharon.oreilly@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1654
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 1073

Padron, Maria

Student Support Services Advisor Email: maria.padron@avemaria.edu

Patterson, Joseph

Head Football Coach Email: joseph.patterson@avemaria.edu

Phelps, Kathy

Director of Human Resources Email: kathy.phelps@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7074 Office: Canizaro Library 335

Reed, Mary

Admissions Counselor Email: mary.reed@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2487 Office: Student Enrollment Center Territory: AK, AZ, CA, GA, HI, NC, NM, NV, OR, SC, WA. Florida counties: Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Holmes, Indian River, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Martin, Nassau, Okalossa, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Putnam, Santa Rosa, St. Lucie, St. Johns, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton, Washington

Richter, Linda

Treasury & Accounting Manager Email: linda.richter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2560 Office: Canizaro Library 332

Rittereiser, Donna

Administrative Coordinator, Campus Ministry Email: donna.rittereiser@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2519 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2029

Robinson, Fr. Dave S.J.

Campus Ministry Email: david.robinson@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7396 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2028

Rodriguez, Pedro

Associate Director of Financial Aid Email: pedro.rodriguez@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1669 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Saldana, Esthela

Cashier Email: esthela.saldana@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1571 Office: Canizaro Library 365

Scanlan, Brian

Associate Vice President, Conferences & Events Email: brian.scanlan@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2483 Office: Canizaro Library 364

Scott, Casey

Head Baseball Coach Email: casey.scott@avemaria.edu

Sylvester, Michele

Assistant Campus Store Manager Email: michele.sylvester@avemaria.edu

Szwagiel, William

Librarian - Canizaro Library Email: william.szwagiel@avemaria.edu

Traver, Charles

Director of Dining Services Email: charles.traver@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2506 Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 1st floor inside Cafeteria

Tyner, Emily

Women's Soccer Coach Email: emily.tyner@avemaria.edu

Van de Voorde, Peter

Director of Campus Security
Education: B.A. George Mason University
Email: peter.vandevoorde@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-2401
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2027

Van Heusen, Eric

Assistant Football Coach Email: eric.vanheusen@avemaria.edu

Voreis, Colin

Director of Marketing
Phone: (239) 304-7379
Office: Library, 359

Waldow, Mary

Residence Director - John Paul II Hall Email: marykate.waldow@avemaria.edu

Whitis, Jennifer

Director of Advancement Services Email: jennifer.whitis@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1623 Office: Canizaro Library, 3rd Floor

Willard, Laura

Mail Room Coordinator Email: laura.willard@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-2488 Office: Mail Room, Thomas Student Union, 1st floor

Richard Dittus, Ed.D.

Instructor of Mathematics, Director of Sophomore Success QEP
Education: B.A., Mathematics & Social Science, Fordham Univesity; M.A., Education with Mathematics specialization, Fordham University; Ed.D., Education Leadership, Higher Education, Nova Southeastern University
Office: Canizaro Library 234
Phone: (239) 280-2551

Larry Doherty

Student Support Advisor
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union, 2nd floor
Phone: (239) 280-2412

Holtfreter, Janet

Student Support Operations Manager/Academic Advisor Email: janet.holtfreter@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 280-1604 Office: Student Enrollment Center

Kozisek, Chelsea

Registrar Email: chelsea.kozisek@avemaria.edu Phone: (239) 304-7096 Office: Student Enrollment Center

O’Reilly, Sharon

Director of Adaptive Services & Academic Advisor
Education: B.A., M.S.W. University of Illinois, Chicago; Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Email: sharon.oreilly@avemaria.edu
Phone: (239) 280-1654
Office: Bob Thomas Student Union 1073

Padron, Maria

Student Support Services Advisor Email: maria.padron@avemaria.edu

Szwagiel, William

Librarian - Canizaro Library Email: william.szwagiel@avemaria.edu

Ryan Brady, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Religion, La Salle University; M.A., Systematic Theology, Christendom Graduate School; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3032

Michael Dauphinais, Ph.D.

Chair of the Theology Department, Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.S.E., Duke University; M.T.S., Theology, Duke Divinity School; Ph.D., Philosophical and Systematic Theology, University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels 3005
Phone: (239) 280-2538
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Jeffrey Froula, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College, California; M.A., Theology, International Theological Institute, Gaming, Austria; Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Fr. Robert Garrity

Assistant Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., English Literature, Aurora University; M.A., S.T.L., Theology, Catholic University of America; J.C.L., Canon Law, Catholic University of America; S.T.D., Theology, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 2068
Phone: (239) 280-2424
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Matthew Kuhner, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Theology, DeSales University; B.A., Philosophy, DeSales University; M.T.S., Sacred Theology, Pontifical John Paul II Institute; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University

Fr. Matthew Lamb

Cardinal Maida Professor of Theology
Education: S.T.L., Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome; Dr. Theo., Theology, Westfaelishe Wilhelms University, Muenster, Germany; Ph. D., Humanities, Honoris Causa, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Office: Henkels 3008
Phone: (239) 216-1024
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Steven Long, Ph.D.

Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., M.A., Philosophy, University of Toledo; Ph.D., Philosophy, Catholic University of America
Office: Henkels 3007
Phone: (239) 280-1664

Fr. Eamon McManus

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Classics, St. Kierans College; M.A., Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America; S.T.D., Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America
Phone: (239) 280-1614

Roger Nutt, S.T.D.

Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.E.S., Literature & Philosophy, St. Cloud State University; M.A., Theology & Christian Ministry, Franciscan University of Steubenville; S.T.B., S.T.L., S.T.D., Sacred Theology, The Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, Rome
Office: Henkels 3003
Phone: (239) 280-1603
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Taylor O’Neill, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.S., Religious Studies, University of Wisconsin; M.A., Historical and Systematic Theology, Catholic University of America; Ph.D. (candidate), Systematic Theology, Ave Maria University

William Riordan, S.T.D.

Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Philosophy & Religious Studies, St. Mary's College; M.A., Philosophical Studies, Graduate Theological Union; S.T.L., S.T.D, Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Rome)
Office: Henkels 3029
Phone: (239) 280-2535

Thomas Scheck, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Bible & Theology, Moody Bible Institute; M.Div., Bible & Theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Studies: Religion, Classics & Philosophy, University of Iowa
Office: Henkels 3027
Phone: (239) 280-1640
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Sr. Albert Marie Surmanski, OP

Instructor of Theology, Research Fellow
Education: B. Phil., Classical Language & Early Christian Literature, Ave Maria College; M.A., Theology, Ave Maria University; Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3008
Phone: (239) 304-7825
Curriculim Vitae: Download

David Tamisiea, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Pre-medicine & Psychology, University of Notre Dame; J.D., Law, University of Texas School of Law at Austin; M.A., Theology, Ave Maria University, Ph.D., Theology, Ave Maria University
Office: Henkels 3004
Phone: (239) 304-7363
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Anthony Valle, S.T.D. (candidate)

Research Fellow of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Studies, University of Notre Dame; M.A., Medieval English and Comparative Language, Columbia University; M.A., Dogmatic Theology, St. Joseph’s Seminary; S.T.L., Dogmatic Theology, Pontificio Ateneo Regina Apostolorum; S.T.D. (candidate), Dogmatic Theology, Pontificia Università della Santa Croce
Office: Henkels 3031-3034
Phone: (239) 280-1637

Michael Waldstein, Th.D.

Max Seckler Professor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College; Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Dallas; S.S.L., Sacred Scripture, Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome; Th.D., New Testament & Christian Origins, Harvard Divinity School
Office: Henkels 3009
Phone: (239) 280-2594
Curriculim Vitae: Download

Susan Waldstein, S.T.D.

Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Liberal Arts, Thomas Aquinas College; S.T.M., S.T.L., Sacred Theology, International Theological Institute, Austria; S.T.D., Theology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Office: Henkels 3009
Phone: (230) 280-2594
Curriculum Vitae: Download

Brandon Wanless, Ph.D. (candidate)

Adjunct Instructor of Theology
Education: B.A., Philosophy, St. Mary's University of Minnesota; M.A., Theology, Saint Paul Seminary Scholl of Divinity; Ph.D. (candidate), Theology, Ave Maria University