Academic Divisions

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The Academic Affairs unit at Owensboro Community and Technical College is organized into two divisions by discipline area: Arts and Sciences; and Professional and Technical Studies. Within the academic divisions are five departments: Manufacturing and Skilled Trades; Humanities and Fine Arts; Mathematics, Sciences & Social Sciences; Nursing; and Business, Allied Health, and Public Service. 


Division of Arts and Sciences


Name Position
Bertke, Stacey Administrative Assistant
Maltby, Dr. Marc Interim Dean of Academic Affairs


Department of Humanities and Fine Arts

Name Position
Alschbach, Matthew Assistant Professor, History
Ash, Angela Associate Professor, History
Branham, Matthew Professor, English
Brown, Kaye Associate Professor, English
Collins, Shannon Professor, English
Ford, Dr. Constance Professor, Music
Glenn III, Dr. Robert Professor, Communications
Helm, Monty Professor, Art
Hildenbrandt, Daniel Associate Professor, Communications
Johnson, James Professor, Spanish/English
Ledford, Dr. Julia -Associate Dean Professor, Communications/Theatre
Lewis, Dr. Court Assistant Professor, Philosophy
Northenor, Tonya Associate Professor, English
Obilade, Dr. Anthony Associate Professor, Communications/English
Rice, Tammy Associate Professor, Communications
Runyon, Carl Associate Professor, English
Ruth, Deborah Associate Professor, English
Skaggs, Dr. Meredith Assistant Professor, Communications
Swanson, Susan Associate Professor, English


Department of Mathematics, Natural & Social Sciences

Name Position
Booker, Connie Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Caplan, Geralyn Professor, Biology
Curtis, Vickie Associate Professor, Mathematics
DePasquale, Donna Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Dick, Dr. Timothy Professor, Biology
Gesser, Chad Associate Professor, Sociology
Gish, Misty Associate Professor, Biology
Hamilton, Casey Associate Professor, Education
Head, Monty Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Kobella, Peter Associate Professor, Biology
Martin, David Professor, Math/Chemistry
Morris, Dr. Edward Professor, Psychology
Mowers, Kathleen Professor, Mathematics
Mundell, Don Associate Professor, Chemistry
Perkins, Dr. Micah - Department Head Professor, Biology
Wetzel, Dr. W. Frederick Professor, Psychology
Wilson, Pamela Professor, Psychology


Division of Professional and Technical Studies


Name Position
Edds-Ellis, Dr. Stacy Interim Dean of Academic Affairs
Wimpelberg, Nikki Administrative Assistant


Department of Manufacturing and Skilled Trade

Name Position
Autry, A. Dean- Associate Dean Professor, Electrical Technology
Bailes, Steven Professor, Computer Aided Drafting
Bowlds, Barry Associate Professor, Welding Technology
Crowe, Randy Professor, Computerized Manufacturing and Machining
Gore, Michael Professor, Computerized Manufacturing and Machining
Hammonds, Scott Associate Professor, Engineering Technology
Haney, John Instructor, Agricultural Studies
Higdon, Marty Assistant Professor, Electrical Technology
James, Walter Assistant Professor, Diesel Technology
Johnson, Connie Associate Professor, CIT
Monsour, Matt Instructor, CIT
Moseley, Daniel Professor, Computerized Manufacturing and Machining
Nall, Lewis Assistant Professor, Automotive & Diesel Technology
Payne, Justin Associate Professor, Engineering Technology
Payne, Shawn Associate Professor, Industrial Maintenance
Purdy, Cheryl Associate Professor, CIT
Schmitt, Theresa Professor, CIT
Stone, Larry Instructor, Air Conditioning Technology
Wood-Grasela, Vickey Associate Professor, Welding Technology
Wright, Fred Instructor, Automotive Technology


Department of Nursing

Name Position
Ebelhar, Bethany Associate Professor, Nursing
Drane, Tabitha Instructor, Nursing
Hall, Theresa Assistant Professor, Nursing
Hamilton, Teresa Nursing Student Affairs Specialist
Lanham, Terri- Associate Dean Director of Nursing
Morris, Dr. Kelly Associate Professor, Nursing
McGee, Jennifer Associate Professor, Nursing
Pippin, Madeline Instructor, Nursing
Revlett, Kim Instructor, Nurse Aide
Taylor, Dr. Eunice Associate Professor, Nursing


Department of Business, Health, and Public Services

Name Position
Basham, Zara Associate Professor, Surgical Technology
Boyd, Michael Professor, Business Administration Systems
Canales, Mike Associate Professor, Healthcare Facilities Management
Clark, Robin Instructor, Medical Assisting
Edwards, Dr. L. Michelle Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Education
Glenn, Dr. James Professor, Business Administration Systems
Hoffman, Kathy - Department Head Associate Professor, Biology
Howard, Jacqueline Assistant Professor, Veterinary Technology
Leach, Dr. Eddie Associate Professor, Veterinary Technology
McCrary, Lauren Assistant Professor, AOT and MIT
McDonough, Greta Professor, Human Services
Menser, Dr, N. Joy Associate Professor, Radiography
Miller, Tyler Instructor Specialist, Agriculture
Purdy, Robert Associate Professor, Criminal Justice
Tudor, Michelle Associate Professor, Radiography
VanCleve, Jimmy Coordinator, Fire Rescue/Paramedic/EMT
Wallace, Albert Professor, Accounting