Sep 24, 2023  
2023-2024 Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Catalog

Personnel Directory



Executive Administration

  • Johnson, Thomas A., Ed.D., President
  • Elmore, Wendy, Ed.D., Provost/Executive Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs; Chief Academic Officer
  • Wickland, Mary, B.S./C.P.A., Vice President for Finance and Operations

Academic and Student Administration

  • Bourgeois, Luke, M.Ed., Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships
  • Collins, Patty, M.S., C.A.E., Dean of Institutional Effectiveness and Educational Support; Title IX Coordinator
  • Hull, Brian, M.S., Dean of Student Services
  • Jones, Keith, Ed.D., Associate Dean of Technical Programs
  • Rash, William “Gary”, M.S., Executive Director of Campus Safety
  • Tucker, Mandee, M.S.N., Associate Dean of Nursing
  • Walker, Kristin, M.Ed., Dean of Academic, Technical, and Workforce

General Administration

  • Burdette, Robyn, M.S., Director of Advising, Recruiting, and Testing
  • Campos, Nathan, A.S., Director of Institutional Research and Institutional Effectiveness
  • Celestine, Thera, A.S., Director of Community and Workforce Education
  • Hargrave, Joseph, Cert, Director of Safety & Security Coordinator
  • Joubert, Lakrystal B.B.A., Director of Financial Aid
  • Lloyd, Alicia, M.Ed., Director of Learning Technology and Student Success
  • McLemore, Daniel, M.B.A., Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Mitchell, Charles, Director of Physical Plant
  • Moore, Amy, B.A., Director of Student Life
  • Oltz, Jamie, M.B.A., Assistant Vice President for Finance and Operations, Controller
  • Rather, Summer, M.B.A, Director of Admissions and Records/Registrar
  • Rives, Lora, M.B.A., Director of Human Resource
  • Ross, Suzette, B.S., Director of Dual Credit Career and Technology
  • Saenz, Carissa, M.A., Director of Accounting
  • Sedtal, Lisa, M.S, Director of Enterprise Applications
  • Smith, Samantha, M.L.S., Director of Library Services
  • Vacant, Director of SACSCOC Reporting
  • Walker, Julie, Lumberton Site Coordinator
  • Wyles, Cindy, A.A.S., Director of Print & Design Services

Professional Staff

  • Bourgeois, Jacob, B.A.A.S., Network Manager, Information Services, Director of Enterprise Applications
  • Byley, Cheryl, A.A.S., Human Resource Specialist, Human Resources
  • Carver, Katy, B.B.A.., Accountant III, Accounting
  • Cheatham, Linda, A.A.S., User Services/Telecom Specialist, Information Services
  • Compton, Crystal, A.S., Student Services Specialist, Dean of Student Services
  • Dennis, Jurnee, B.F.A., Graphic Designer
  • Dominquez, Misty, B.S., Financial Aid Advisor, Financial Aid
  • Dumes, Erica, B.A.A.S., Accounts Receivable Manager, Finance
  • Green, Karel, A.A.S., Payroll Manager, Accounting
  • Hernandez, Cynthia, Manager, The Gator Cafe’ and The Brown Estate
  • Jaeger, Jessica, A.S., Purchasing Coordinator, Accounting
  • Kapranos, Aubrey, M.S., Librarian, Library Services
  • Lanphar, Tara, A.A.S., System Administrator, Information Services
  • Loft, Krystal, Event Coordinator, Shahan Event Center
  • Norville, Victoria “Vicki”, B.B.A., Testing Administrator, Testing Center
  • Petitjean, Jennifer, B.B.A., Web Administrator, Information Services
  • Petitjean, Kevin, A.A.S., Applications Support Analyst, Learning Technology
  • Roberts, Alexander “Alex”, B.S, Workforce Education Coordinator, Workforce Education
  • Scales, Carrie “Lynn”, A.A.S., Coordinator of Financial Aid, Financial Aid
  • Thompson, Denetta, A.A.S.,Accounts Receivable Manager, Accounting

Support Staff

  • Adams, Geneva, A.A.S., Print Service Tech II, Print & Design Services
  • Brister, Amy, B.S., Transfer Advisory, Counseling and Advising
  • Brock, Conswella “Connie”, A.A.S., Administrative Assistant II, Technical Programs  
  • Brumley, Bobby, B.Th., Facility Worker II, Physical Plant
  • Chatlosh, Melissa, A.A.S., Gator Success Center Specialist, Gator Success Center
  • Chisum, Courtney, Accounting Clerk I, Finance
  • Collins, Jeffrey, Clerk II, Physical Plant
  • Cook, Stephen, Facility Worker II, Physical Plant
  • Dantzler, Brooke, B.S., Clerk II, Library and Gator Success Center
  • De La Fuente, Kendra, A. A., CTE Advisor/Recruiter, Retention, Counseling, and Advising
  • Dempsey, Michael, Security Guard, Security
  • Dominguez, Robert, A.A.S, Print Service Tech I/Videographer, Print and Design Services
  • Durapeaux, Carolyn, A.A., Administrative Assistant III, Executive Vice President/Provost
  • Ellerbee, Kylie, Financial Aid Specialist, Financial Aid
  • Franke, Jayden, B.A., Library Associate Evenings, Library Services
  • Franz, Katylyn, Dual Credit Advisor/Recruiter, Dual Credit
  • Gaspard, Carol, B.G.S., Lab Tech III, Academic Programs
  • Guidry, Matthew, B.B.A., System Administrator II, Information Services
  • Guilbeaux, Debbie, A.S., Admissions Clerk II, Admissions and Records
  • Guillory, Ashley, B.S., Assistant Coordinator, Student Activities
  • Hanson, Timothy, A.A.S., Systems Support Specialist, Information Services
  • Haymon, Samantha, Assistant Manager Brown Estate, The Brown Estate
  • Heiland, Liam, B.A. Student Success Advisor, Retention, Counseling, and Advising
  • Jones, Stephanie, Executive Assistant, President’s Office
  • Jungen, Roseanne, A.A.S., Development & Training Assistant, Learning Technology
  • Manuel, Kristina, B.S. Testing Examiner, Testing Services
  • Martin, Raul, B.A, Gator Success Center Specialist, Gator Success Center
  • McGuire, Rachel, B.A. Dual Enrollment Coordinator, Dual Credit
  • Minter, Lindsey, A.S., Administrative Assistant III, VP Finance and Operations
  • Mobbs, Brandy, A.A.S., Administrative Assistant II, Health Programs  
  • Morrison, Barbara, B.S., Gator Success Center Specialist, Gator Success Center
  • Nelson, Melissa, Accounting Clerk IV, Finance
  • Rodriguez, Lorrie, CERT, Accounting Clerk II, Accounting
  • Rogers, Grace, Head Cook, Gator Café’
  • Simar, David, A.A.S., System Support Specialist, Information Services
  • Skinner, Abbie, B.S., Academic Advisor/Special Populations, Retention, Counseling, and Advising
  • Snyder, Gabriella, Administrative Assistant II, Retention, Counseling, and Advising
  • Snyder, William, Facility Worker I, Physical Plant
  • Vacant, Administrative Assistant I, Academic Studies
  • Vacant, Advisor/Recruiter, Counseling and Advising
  • Vance, Doree, Clerk II, Admissions and Records
  • Vance, Joseph “Joey”, Facility Worker I, Physical Plant
  • Weaver, Leah, Security Guard, Security
  • West, Alexis, A.S., Administrative Assistant II, Academic, Technical, and Workforce Programs
  • Wheatley, Brenna, A.A.S, OIRE Specialist, Institutional Research and Effectiveness
  • Wilson, Kayla, A.S., Transcript Evaluator, Admissions and Records

Full-Time Faculty

The following list reflects the status of the Lamar State College Orange faculty as of August 2023. The date following each name is the academic year of first service to the college and does not necessarily imply continuous service since that time.

  • Bailey, Howard, (2022) Program Director and Instructor of Mechatronics; B.G.S. Lamar University
  • Baker, Colleen, (2018) Instructor of Dental Assisting, Program Director of Dental Assisting; A.A.S., Lamar State College Orange
  • Baker, Suzanne, (2003) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; B.S.N., University of Texas at Tyler, Certificate, Vocational Nursing, A.A.S., Lamar State College-Port Arthur
  • Barker, Charlotte, (2018) Associate Professor of Biology; Ph.D., University of Mississippi at Hattiesburg; M.S., University of Memphis;B.S., East Texas Baptist University
  • Bourgeois, Renee, (20122) Instructor of Math; B.S. Lamar University; M.S. Lamar University
  • Bramblett, Tony, (2022) Instructor of Industrial and Process Technology
  • Bryant, Christy, (2005), Instructor of Information Technology; M.S., Emporia State University; B.B.A, Lamar University
  • Bryant, Jennifer, (2018) Assistant Professor of Business and Economics; M.B.A., Franklin University; M.S., Purdue University B.B.A., Franklin University
  • Brown, Cheylyn, (2023) Instructor of English; M.A. Lamar University; B.A. Lamar University
  • Busby, Leah, (2015) Assistant Professor of Business Management; M.B.A., B.B.A., Lamar University
  • Cole, Angela, (2008) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Culp, Thomas, (2020) Instructor of Instrumentation/Process Technology; A.A.S., Lamar Institute of Technology
  • Doss, L. Kevin, (1996) Instructor of Speech; M.A., Southwest Texas State University; B.A., Southwest Baptist;
  • Dotson, Diane, (2003) Instructor of Information Technology, Program Director of Information Technology; M.S., Lamar University; B.B.A., Lamar University; A.S., Northeast Louisiana University
  • Ewer, Audrey, (2022) Instructor of Government and Sociology; J.D. University of Houston; M.S. University of Houston – Clear Lake
  • Fabriguze, Jennifer (2023) Program Director of Pharmacy Technology and Instructor of Program Technology; A.A.S., Lamar State College Orange
  • Flanagan, MaryKate, (2023) Program Director of Business Management and Instructor of Logistics; M.B.A., Tulane University, M.S., B.S., Lamar University, B.S., Texas A&M University at Galveston
  • Foreman, Sherri, (2006) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; B.S.N., Lamar University
  • Gates, Hallie, (2023) Instructor of Criminal Justice, Program Director of Criminal Justice; M.S., B.S., Lamar University
  • Harris, Susan, (2017) Instructor of Registered Nursing; B.S.N., University of Texas at Tyler, A.A.S., Lamar State College Orange
  • Hernandez, Eric, (2022) Instructor of Psychology; M.A., B.A. University of Houston Clear Lake, B.S. Lamar University
  • January, Cheryl, (2021) Program Director of Industrial and Process Technology, Instructor of Process Technology; M.B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University, B.S.W., Lamar University, A.A.S., Lamar Institute of Technology
  • Jureidini, Elias, (1992) Assistant Professor of Mathematics; M.S., Clemson University; M.S., Louisiana State University; B.S., Nicholls State University;
  • Kim, Jongchul, (2007) Assistant Professor of Mathematics; Ph.D., University of North Texas; M.S. Seoul National University; B.S., Sungkyunkwan University
  • LaGrone, Toni, (2018) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; A.A.S., Lamar Institute of Technology; A.A.S., Lamar State College-Port Arthur
  • Land, Richard, Instructor of Emergency Management Services, Program Director of EMS
  • Lemons, Janet, (2006) Assistant Professor of Registered Nursing; Ed.D., Northcentral University; B.S., A.A.S., Lamar University
  • Lindsey, Richard, (2018) Instructor of Government; M.S. Sam Houston State University; B.A., Lamar University
  • Lumpkin, Byron, (2018) Instructor of English; M.A., Southern New Hampshire University; B.A., Texas A & M University;
  • McClure, Matthew, (1994) Professor of Biology; Ph.D., M.S., Texas A & M University B.S., Lamar University
  • Montgomery, Jessica, (2021) Medical Assistant Program Director, Instructor of Vocational Nursing Certificate, Lamar State College Orange
  • Moore, Andrew, (2019) Instructor of Developmental Mathematics; B.S., Lamar University
  • Moreau, Dallas, (2012) Instructor of Psychology; M.A., B.A. Stephen F. Austin University
  • Owens, Eric, (2006) Assistant Professor of History; B.A., M.A., Wichita State University
  • Peters, Erin, (2022) Instructor of Massage Therapy, Program Director of Massage Therapy; M.M.U., Brigham Young University
  • Preslar, Andy, (1984) Instructor of English; M.A., Lamar University; B.A. University of Texas
  • Ramsey, Brenda, (2015) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; B.S.N., University of Texas at Tyler, A.A.S., Lamar State College Orange
  • Sanford, Jerry, (2004) Professor of Biology; D.C., Texas Chiropractic College, B.S., Lamar University
  • Scarborough, George, (2013) Assistant Professor of Mathematics; M.S., B.S. McNeese State University
  • Singleton, Jacqueline, (2021) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; A.A.S., Lamar State College Orange
  • Slaughter, Skylar, (2023) Instructor of Education, Program Director of Education; M.Ed., M.B.A, Texas Women’s University; B.A.S., Lamar University; A.A.T. Lamar State College Orange
  • Smith, Amanda, (2011) Assistant Professor of English; M.F.A., California State University-Fresno; B.S., University of Utah;
  • Smith, Cristy, (2022), Instructor of Court Reporting, Program Director of Court Reporting; A.A.S. Court Reporting, Alvin Community College
  • Song, Ni, (2010) Associate Professor of Anatomy; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati; B.S., Wuhan University
  • Trotter, Jennifer, (2011) Instructor of Registered Nursing; M.B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; B.S.N., University of Texas
  • Turner, Brandee, (2021) Instructor of Vocational Nursing; A.A.S., Lamar State College Port Arthur
  • Williams, Jessica, (2023) Instructor of English; M.A., McNeese University; B.A., East Texas Baptist University