Education: Faculty & Staff

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Full-Time Faculty

James J. Sullivan, RA, AIA

Acting Chairperson

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Tammy B.H. Brown, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Graduate Reading Program and ESL Program

Wendelin Brown, J.D.

Per-Annum Instructor, Special Education

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Christine L. Fryer, Ed.D.

Instructor and Student Advisor

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Mark P. Murphy, Ph.D.

School Leadership Academy Co-Director

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Amy Paciej-Woodruff, Ph.D.​

Assistant Professor, Higher Education Administration

Sandra Pesavento, Ed.D.

Per Annum Instructor, Early Childhood and Elementary Ed

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Frances E. Russell, I.H.M., Ph.D, C.M.F.C

Associate Professor of Practice

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Jay Starnes, Ed.D.

School Leadership Academy Co-Director

Part-time Adjunct Faculty

  • Dr. Jeffrey Attick
  • P. Terry Blaum
  • Tanya Carrelle
  • Emily Coleman
  • Ellen Cummings
  • Regina Fidiam
  • Dr. Candis M. Finan
  • Dr. Clay Lacoe
  • Bernice Lukus

  • Lisa Owens
  • James Purcell
  • Donna Salva
  • Kristin Samsell
  • Dr. Rachael L. Stevens
  • Holly Timlin
  • Jessica Trescavage
  • Christina Wilson


  • Amy Brostoski - Administrative Assistant   
  • Rebecca Sesky, M.S. - Certification Officer/Coordinator of Assessment
  • Linda Skierski, M.S. - Director of Field Experience