Faculty

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At MNU, we believe in high quality academics with purpose. Our Faculty invite you to confront challenging questions and find authentic answers. Respected for their academic reputations, MNU Faculty have one passion greater than their discipline: your success. Get to know them and their accomplishments by reading their profiles.

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A

Amanda Addis, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Linda Alexander, Director of Continuing Education and Dual Enrollment, Professor of Teacher Education

B

Tyler Blake, Professor of English
Jennifer Blanchard, Associate Professor of Nursing
Donna Bohn, Chair, Arts and Humanities
Mark Brown, Professor of Mathematics/Mathematics Education

C

Amy Cain, Assistant Professor of Counseling, Community Counseling Center Coordinator
Bo Cassell, Associate Professor of Sociology
Yorton Clark, Chair, Business and Communication
Randy Cloud, Chair, Christian Ministry and Formation
Kata Conde, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Tish Conejo, Professor of Nursing
Marcelle Cooper, Director, Academic Success Center
Chris Crawford, Assistant Professor and Director, Athletic Training Program
Marty Crossland, Associate Vice President of Instructional Technology and Online Education, Professor and Chair, Computer Information Systems Programs

D

Lon Dagley, Computer Services Librarian
Nancy Damron, Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Crysti Danahy, Associate Professor of Nursing
Graydon Dawson, Chair, Graduate Studies of Management
Jonathan Downs, Director, Center for Accelerated & Professional Education (CAPE), Associate Professor of Business
Donald Dunn, Instructor of Business
Martin Dunlap, Chair, Professional and Graduate Studies in Education

E

James Edlin, Professor of Biblical Literature and Languages
Lynne Erickson, Assistant Professor of Accounting

F

Jennifer Ferguson, Associate Professor of Nursing
Bruce Flanders, Director, Learning Commons and Mabee Library
Dean Flemming, Professor of New Testament and Missions
Mark Ford, Vice Provost and Dean, School of Professional & Graduate Studies
Neil Friesland, Professor of Education
Mary Fry, Professor of Counselor Education
Todd Frye, Chair, Counselor Education

G

James Garrison, Registrar
Jill Gonzalez-Bravo, Chair, Teacher Education
Acha Goris, Assistant Professor of Counselor Education

H

Teresa Hale-Lespier, Assistant Professor of Computer Science 
Mark Hamilton, Professor of Communication
Susannah Hart, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Victoria Haynes, Associate Professor of Nursing
Lauren Hays, Instructional and Research Librarian, Associate Professor
Mark Hayse, Director, Honors Program
Todd Hiestand, Chair, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Professor of Criminal Justice
Paul R. Hoard, Assistant Professor of Counseling
Abby Hodges, Chair, Natural, Health & Mathematical Sciences, Associate Professor of Chemistry
Lucy Hood, Professor of Nursing
Kim Humerickhouse, Professor of Education
Bob Humphrey, Chair, Professional Studies of Management

J

Ronald R. Jackson, Assistant Professor of Youth and Family Ministry
Luke Johnson, Director of Bands and Music Education
Taylor Johnson, Assistant Professor of Counseling, Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling Track Coordinator
Jack C. Jones, Sports Management & Compliance Officer for MNU Athletics
Mary Jones, Provost and Chief Academic Officer

K

Brad King, Associate Professor of Health & Exercise Science

L

Susan Larson, Professor of Nursing
James Leininger, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Jacob Lett, Assistant Professor of Theology
Lauren Loyd, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Addison Lucchi, Instructional and Research Librarian

M

Jordan Mantha, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Joanne McDermott, Professor of Nursing
Anne Mercer, Assistant Professor of Nursing
Brian Merriman, Assistant Professor Graphic Design
Sarah Miller, Associate Professor of Nursing, Chair, Post-Licensure and Graduate Nursing Education
Mary Murphy, Professor of Management
Jamie Myrtle, Associate Professor of Business

N

Michele Noble, Assistant Professor of Nursing

O

Arvin Oke, Professor of Psychology
Andrew Overholt, Assistant Professor of Physics

P

Cynthia Peterson, Professor of Communication

S

Andrew Secor, Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, Mental Health Counseling Program Coordinator
Christopher Smith, Director of Choral Activities, Assistant Professor of Music
David J. Spittal, President
Jill Speicher, Assistant Professor of Biology

T

Rion G. Taylor, Professor of Biology
Shanti Thomas, Professor of English
Nicholas Troendle, Assistant Professor of Biology
Darin Tuck, Assistant Professor of History

V

Michael Vogel, Assistant Professor of Psychology

W

Lisa Wallentine, Professor of Business
Patricia J. Walsh, Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Associate Professor
David Wegley, Professor Business Administration
Karen Wiegman, Dean, Nursing and Health Science

Y

LeAnn Yantis, Assistant Professor of Professional Studies in Business

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