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Northwest Missouri State University


Meet the Professional Education Unit Faculty/Staff and Program Advisors

Name Phone/Office E-mail

Professional Education Unit

Dr. Joyce Piveral
Dean, College of Education & Human Services |
Director, Professional Education
660-562-1778 | AD 264 piveral
Dr. Cheryl Malm
Assistant Director, Professional Education | Math Education
660-562-1207 | GS 1647 cgmalm
Mr. Michael McBride
Coordinator, Professional Education | Unit Assessment & Tk20
660-562-1089 | AD 350 mam77
Ms. Kim Hullinger
Certification Officer
660-562-1671 | AD 270 kim
Ms. Amy Wilson
Teacher Education Student Services Coordinator
660-562-1095 | AD 374 awilson

Professional Education Department

Dr. Dan Gordon
Chair
660-562-1235 | BH 211 dgordon
Dr. Kristina Alexander 660-562-1768 | BH 202 kalex
Ms. Jill Baker 660-562-1943 | BH 225 jbaker
Ms. Leslie Bowman
Secretary
660-562-1239 | BH 200 leslieb
Ms. Summer Christensen 660-562-1779 | BH 232 schrist
Dr. Carole Edmonds 660-562-1258 | BH 205 cake
Ms. Shantel Farnan 660-562-1450 | BH 203 sfarnan
Dr. Nancy Foley 660-562-1240 | BH 138 nfoley
Dr. Virgil Freeman 660-562-1838 | BH 204 vfreman
Dr. Max Fridell 660-562-1270 | BH 207 mfridel
Dr. David Kiene 660-562-1774 | BH 227 dkiene
Dr. Koeun Kim 660-562-1721 | BH 209 kekim
Ms. Joyce Luke
Assistant Coordinator, Field Experiences
660-562-1231 | BH 200 jjewett
Ms. Susanne Nuttall 660-359-3948 nuttall
Dr. Pradnya Patet 660-562-1889 | BH 210 ppatet
Dr. Greg Rich
Director, Field Experience
660-562-1772 | AD 206 grich
Dr. Shirley Steffens 660-562-1443 | BH 222 steffen
Ms. Patricia Thompson 660-562-1775 | BH 226 pthom
Dr. Tim Wall 660-562-1179 | BH 229 timwall
Dr. Sue Wood 660-562-1232 | AD 224 suewood

Agriculture Sciences

Mr. Rod Barr
Chair | Agriculture Education
660-562-1620 | Valk 107A rbarr
Dr. Naveen Musunuru
Graduate Advisor
660-562-1341 | Valk 113 naveen

Alternative Certification

Dr. Terry Barmann
Director
816-736-3171 | KC Center barmann

Behavioral Sciences

Dr. Rochelle Hiatt
Chair/Guidance and Counseling
660-562-1287 | CH 2420 hiatt
Ms. Michelle Veasey
Guidance and Counseling
660-562-1732 | CH 2315 mveasey

English and Modern Languages

Dr. Michael Hobbs
Chair
660-562-1285 | CH 2860 mhobbs
Ms. Ashley Davis
English Education
660-562-1265 | CH adavis
Dr. Joseph Haughey
English Education
660-562-1265 | CH haughey
Dr. Jeff Loomis
English Education
660-562-1267 | CH 2877 jloomis
Ms. Brenda Ryan
English Education
660-562-1558 | CH 2820 bryan
Dr. Jenny Rytting
Graduate Advisor
660-562-1741 | CH 2830 rytting

Fine and Performing Arts

Dr. Joseph Kreizinger
Chair | Speech/Theatre Education
660-562-1172 | WH 101 jkreizi
Dr. Rebecca Dunnell
Music Education
660-562-1791 | FA 232 dunnell
Dr. Christopher Gibson
Music Education
660-562-1607 | FA  235 reeds
Dr. Gayla Kobialka
Music Education
660-562-1325 | FA 106A gkobial
Dr. Ernest Kramer
Music Education
660-562-1319 | FA 229 kramer
Dr. Brian Lanier
Music Education
660-562-1790 | FA 231 blanier
Dr. Sheila Phillips
Music Education
660-562-1792 | FA 110 skphill
Dr. Kendall Prinz
Music Education
660-562-1731 | FA kprinz
Dr. William Richardson
Music Education
660-562-1316 | FA 111 billr
Dr. Pamela Shannon
Music Education
660-562-1793 | FA 233 shannon
Dr. Stephen Town
Music Education
660-562-1795 | FA 230 stown

Health and Human Services

Dr. Matthew Symonds
Chair | Physical Education
660-562-1069 | MH 208 msymond
Dr. Loren Butler
Physical Education
660-562-1066 | MH 205 lbutler
Dr. Janet Reusser
Physical Education
660-562-1589 | MH 202 reusser
Ms. Gina McNeese
Physical Education
660-562-1301 | MH gscott
Dr. Rheba Vetter
Physical Education
660-562-1962 | MH 203 rvetter

Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Joel Benson
Chair/Graduate Advisor
660-562-1613 | Valk 61 jbenson
Dr. Robert Voss
Social Science Education
660-562-1294 | Valk 51 robvoss

Mathematics, Computer Science & Info Systems

Dr. Christine Benson
Chair
660-562-1807 | GS 1643 cbenson
Dr. Nancy Zeliff
Business Education
660-562-1292 | CH 2310 nzeliff
Dr. Jennifer Wall
Math Education
660-562-1729 | GS 1637 jwall

Natural Sciences

Dr. Mark Corson
Chair
660-562-1672 | GS 1333 mcorson
Dr. Karen Schaffer
Science Education
660-562-1815 | GS 2663 kls
Ms. Susan Rena Smith
Science Education
660-562-1509 | GS 3605 srsmith
Mr. Jeff Bradley
Science Education
660-562-1818 | GS 1347 jbradle