Dec 08, 2022  
2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Student Life

Byron McCrae, B.A. (Salisbury), M.S. (Syracuse), Ph.D. (Fordham), Vice President for Student Life/Dean of Students


Denise Allen, Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Life/Dean of Student
Ernest Jeffries, B.M., M.Ed. (University of South Carolina), M. Div. (Hood Theological Seminary), D. Min. (United Theological Seminary), Associate Dean of Students and Director of Judicial Affairs
Leslie Grinage, A.B. (Davidson), M.S. (Texas A&M University), Ed.D. (Vanderbilt University) Associate Dean of Students
Diana Miller, B.S. (North Carolina State), Staff Assistant
Angela L. Harris, B.A. (Cheyney University), M.S. (McDaniel College), Psy.D. (Wright State University), Assistant Dean of Students

Center for Career Development

Vacant Director


Beth Adams, Assistant Director for Career Development
Abby Brown, Assistant Director for Career Development
Stephanie Burns, Assistant Director for Career Development
Lindsey Dolan, Assistant Director for Career Development
Kayla Schlein, Career Center Coordinator
Jamie Stamey, B.A., M.Ed. (Belmont University), Associate Director for Employer Relations

Chidsey Center for Leadership Development

David Newell, B.A. (Gustavus Adolphus College), M.A. (University of Saint Thomas), Director


Cayce Blackley, B.S., M.A. (Appalachian), Assistant Director

College Chaplain

Robert Spach, A.B. (Davidson), M.A. (Virginia), M.Div. (Princeton Theological Seminary), D.Min. (Columbia Theological Seminary), Chaplain


Linda Gurley, Staff Assistant
Karen Soos, B.A. (Virginia Tech), M.Div. (Catholic Theological Union), Associate Chaplain and Catholic Campus Minister
Michael Shields, B.A. (University of Albany), M.R.E., M.A.H.L. (Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion), Associate Chaplain and Campus Rabbi
Elizabeth Welliver, A.B. (Davidson), Interfaith Fellow

College Union

Mike Good, B.S. (Davidson), M.Ed. (Oregon State), Director of College Union and Student Activities


Langley Austin, Assistant Director of Davidson Outdoors
Latisha Casey, B.A. (NC Central), Stage Technician
Sue Daschner, A.A. (Toledo Community & Technical) Staff Assistant
Ed Daugherty, B.S. (Davidson), Director of Davidson Outdoors
Emily Eisenstadt, B.A. (Wofford, M.S. (Florida State), Assistant Director for Programs
Amy Elkin, B.A. (St. Andrew’s), Information Services Manager
Brandon Kincaid, Senior Stage Technician
Alex Miller, Assistant Technical Director
Byron Miller, B.A. (Davidson), Stage Technician
James L. Nash, B.A. (Miami University-Ohio), Technical Director
Gina Nossel, Staff Assistant
Tim Stroud, B.A. (Furman), M.P.A. (University of Missouri, Kansas City), Assistant Director for Operations
Erica Urban, B.A. (Carthage), M.Ed. (Baylor), Patterson Court Adviser

Center for Civic Engagement

Stacey Riemer, B.S. (St. John Fisher), M.S. (University of Rochester), Ph.D. (Syracuse University), Associate Dean of Students and Director of Civic Engagement


Kristen Booher, B.A., M.A. (Boston College), Director of Community Service and Bonner Scholars
Mary Alice Katon, B.S. (Skidmore College), MS. (Fitchburg State College), Director of the College Advising Corps
Bridget Ely, Staff Assistant
Leah Rapley, Assistant Director of Civis Engagement; Director of Freedom Schools
Maddie Smith, Program Coordinator

Disability Resources

Beth Bleil, B.S. (Juniata College), M.A.S.M. (The Ohio State University), Director of Academic Access and Disability Resources

Alysen Beaty, B.S. (Davidson College), M.S.R.C and M.S.S.A.C.C (East Carolina University) Assistant Director

Mallory Hall,​ B.A. (UNC Charlotte),  Administrative Assistant


Diversity and Inclusion

Dre Dmingue, Assistant Dean of Students for Diversity and InclusionDirector of Multicultural Affairs

Residence Life

Jason Shaffer, B.A. (Pennsylvania State) M.Ed. (James Madison), Associate Dean of Students/Director of Residence Life

Kristen Harwood, B.S. (Johnson & Wales), Facilities Coordinator
Kale Jeffords, B.S. M.Ed (Western Carolina), Area Coordinator/First Year Experience
Chris Ndiritu, Area Coordinator
Mary Ann Shessler, B.S., M.S. (Northern Illinois), Housing Assignments Coordinator
Walter Snipes, B.A., M.Div., (Emory University), Associate Director of Residence Life
Sarah Taylor, Assistant Director of Residence Life
Debra U. Young, A.A. (Central Piedmont), Coordinator of Housing and Operations

Student Health and Counseling Center

Trish Murray, B.S. (Geneva), M.A. (West Virginia), Ph.D. (South Carolina), Director of Student Health and Counseling


Elizabeth Allred, B.A. (Virginia), M.P.H. (UNC Chapel Hill), Licensed Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist
John Brunelle, B.A. (Virginia), M.S. (Florida), Ph.D. (Virginia Commonwealth), Counselor/Psychologist
Colleen Fea A.A. (Union County), B.A. (UNC Charlotte), Registered Nurse
David Graham, B.S. (LeMoyne), M.S. (Syracuse), Ph.D. (UNC Charlotte), Counselor/Coordinator for Minority Outreach
Joanna Karibian, Counselor/Coordinator for Substance Abuse Outreach 
Lisa Labbon, Counselor/Psychologist
Michelle Mitrani, A.S. (Champlain), R.D.T.R.N. (Palm Beach Community College), Registered Dietetic Technician Registered Nurse
Janet Poole, A.R.R.T. (Carolinas Medical Center), R.N.C. (Central Piedmont Community College School of Nursing), Assistant Director of Student Health
Anne Renfrew, R.N. (North Tees Hospital School of Nursing), B.S.N. (Chamberlain), Registered Nurse
Georgia S. Ringle, B.A. (Newcomb), M.P.H. (Tulane), Health Educator
Vicki B. Sherrill, R.N. (Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing), Registered Nurse
Jennifer Weber, B.A. (American Public University), Administrative Assistant
Julie Whittington, B.S. (Richmond), M.S. (Winthrop), Licensed Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist
Paula Wilhelm, C.M.A. (Central Piedmont Community College), Office Manager