Full-Time Faculty & Administration

ADRIEN, JENN

Director of Marketing & Communications

M.Ed, University of Puget Sound 

BA, French; Teaching, Central Washington University 

AL TAMEEMI, RASHA 

Architectural Engineering Design Instructor

Doctorate, University of Cincinnati

MS, University of Technology

Certificate in Urban Planning

Certificate in Historic Preservation

ALEXANDER, DION 

Mathematics Instructor

MA, Western Governor’s University

BA, Evergreen State College

AUTRY, TRISHA

Pharmacy Technician Instructor

Licensed Pharmacy Technician

BARTON, RICHARD

HVAC Instructor

AAT, Clover Park Technical College

EPA Universal Certification

06A Electrical Training

BEACH, LISA

Director of Compliance

BA, Washington State University

BEAN, THOMAS 

HVAC Instructor

Electrician EL6A-HVAC/Refrigerator License

BOON, CELVA

Director of Student Aid & Scholarships

BA, Evergreen State College

BOWMAN, MICHAEL

Interior Design Instructor

Parson’s School of Design

ASID Certification

NCIDQ Certification

BROWN, DAVE

Automotive Technology Instructor

AAT, Automotive Technician, Clover Park Technical College

ASE Certified Master Automobile Technician Automotive Technician, Denver Automotive and Diesel College

WA State Journey Level Machinist / Jig & Fixture Toolmaker, the Boeing Company

BROXSON, THOMAS

Vice President for Instruction 

EdD, Oregon State University 

MA, California State University Fullerton 

CA, California State University Fullerton 

BUSHNELL, POPPY

Architectural Engineering Instructor

BA, University of Puget Sound

AAT, Clover Park Technical College

CHASE-DEITRICH, DEBI

Early Care & Education Instructor

MA, Chapman University

BS, Southern Illinois University

CHESNES, THOMAS

Fundamental Skills for Manufacturing and Engineering (FSME) Instructor

MS, Western Governor’s University

BA, Ashford University

OSHA Authorized General Industry Trainer

CHIARO, LOREE

Cosmetology Instructor

Licensed WA State Cosmetology Instructor/ Operator

CLARK, KEZIA

Surgical Technology Instructor

AAS, Spokane Community College

COLLINS, MARSHALL

Professional Pilot Instructor

Avionics Diploma, Clover Park Technical College

COLOMBINI-HYKE, LISA

Early Care and Education Instructor

ME, Lesley College

BA, Gonzaga University

COOKE, SUZANNE

Accounting Instructor

BA, Texas A&M University

AAS-T, Clover Park Technical College

COOPER, DUSTIN

Avionics Instructor

AAS, College of the Air Force

AMT, Community College of the Air Force

COPELAND, KRISTIN

Communications/English Instructor

MA, Liberty University

BS, Pensacola Christian College

COVINGTON, GARY

Automotive Technician Instructor

WA State Journey Level Automotive Technician

Associate Level Certified Electronic Technician

ASE Certification

BTI Consumer Electronics

Automotive Technician Certificate, Clover Park Technical College

COYNER, BILL

Professional Pilot Instructor

BS, Southern Illinois University

AAS, Fort Steilacoom Community College

Airline Transport Pilot Certification

Flight Engineer-Turbojet

Certified Flight Instructor

Certified Instrument Instructor-Flight, Federal Aviation Administration

CROUCHET, CRISTEEN

Director of Workforce Development

MPA, Anna Maria College

BA, University of Washington Tacoma

DADASHOVA, IRADA

Nursing Instructor

BSN, University of Washington

Registered Nurse

DAM, KEN

Manufacturing Technologies Instructor

Machinist Certificate, Clover Park Vocational Technical Institute

DANA, SAMANTHA

Director of Institutional Research & Grants

MS, Johns Hopkins University

BA, University of Massachusetts

DAVEY, MEGAN

Non-Destructive Testing Instructor

MS, University of Phoenix

DELEON, CARINE

Cosmetology Instructor

WA State Licensed Instructor/Operator, Cosmetologist

DESURE, PEARL

Faculty Librarian

MLS, University of Hawaii

DORUM, LUCY

Accounting Instructor

BS, Western Washington University

DOYON, GREG

Aviation Maintenance Technician Instructor

Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic Certification

Inspection Authorization-Aircraft Certification

Federal Aviation Administration

ASE Master Technician Certification

ASE L1 Advanced Engine Diagnosis Certification

Aviation Maintenance, Airframe Powerplant License

ERWIN-SVOBODA, CAL

Director of Student Life

MA, Western Washington University

BA, Gonzaga University

EDMONDSON, REBECCA

Early Care & Education Instructor

CDAi MEd, Lesley University

BA, Pacific Lutheran University

FAHERTY, DIONNA

English Instructor

MA, Oregon State University

BA, Seattle University

FAUST, DEREK

Environmental Sciences & Technology Instructor

PhD, Mississippi State University

MS, Texas Tech University

BS, Elizabethtown College

FEIST, SHANNON

Assistant Chief Pilot

Flight Instructor License

Commercial Pilot License

FELCH, CHRISTOPHER

Digital Media & Design Instructor

MA, Full Sail University

FELCH, LINDA

Early Care & Education Instructor

MEd, Lesley University

BA University of Puget Sound

AA, Spokane Falls Community College

FOLLET, DIANE

English Language Acquisition Instructor

MEd in TESOL, Seattle University

BA, The Evergreen State College

FORTIER, SHAREKA

Executive Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

BA, University of Washington

FREDERICK, SANDY

Cosmetology Instructor

Licensed WA State Cosmetology Instructor/ Operator

FREEMAN, KURT

Automotive Collision Technician Instructor

ASE Certification—Nonstructural Analysis and Damage Repair

Structural Analysis and Damage Repair

Automotive Structural Repair Certificate

Shark Electronic Measuring System Certificate

Mobile Air Conditioning Society Worldwide Certificate

Journey Level

FRINK, BARBARA

Cosmetology Instructor

Licensed WA State Cosmetology Instructor/ Operator

GEARY, SHAWN

Digital Media & Design Instructor

BA, University of Advancing Technologies

GILMORE, MICHAEL

Non- Destructive Testing Instructor

BA, Brandman University

AAT, Central Texas College

Certified Level 2 Ultrasonic Technician

GRIFFIN, CHRISTAIN 

Central Services Instructor 

BA, University of Washington

Registered Central Services Technician

GRIFFIN, MYRA

Director of Nursing Programs

MSN, University of Washington

BS, Pacific Lutheran University

GUTTROMSON, CURTIS

Aviation Maintenance Instructor

AAT, Fort Steilacoom Community College

Airframe and Power Plant License

Inspection Authorization

HAGGERTY, REBECCA

Histology Instructor

AA, Shoreline Community College

ASCP Certified Histology Technician

HEATON, CHEYENNE

Nursing Instructor

MSN, University of Washington

BS, Western Washington University

HERNANDEZ, KANDY

Nursing Instructor

BSN, University of Phoenix

ASN, Bellevue Community College

WA State RN LicenseRegistered Nurse

HILLESLAND, MICHELLE

Dean of Instruction, Health, Client and Business & Human Services

MS, Western Governors University

BA, University of Puget Sound

Licensed WA State Massage Practitioner

HOLLAND-O’HERN, CAROL

Early Care & Education Instructor

AAS, Clover Park Technical College

HOLLOWELL, KELLY

Computer & Info. Systems Security Instructor

Certified Microsoft Pre-installation Specialist for: Windows XP, 2000, 2000 Server, 9x, Millennium (Me), and Office XP

CompTIA A+, Net+, Linux+ Certificate Microprocessors and Controllers Certificate Microsoft (70-210) Win2k Pro (MCP), (70-215) Win2k S

HOLM JANET

Executive Director of CPTC Foundation 

High School Diploma, Stadium High School

Cashier/Checker Certificate, Clover Park Vocational Technical Institute 

IRISH, TRACEY

Electrician Low-Voltage Instructor

Licensed Electrician

Electrician Low Voltage Certification

JETER, PAMELA

Director of Information Technology

BS, Capella University

Certified Education Technology Leader

JONES, MICHELE

Medical Assistant Instructor

BA, University of Washington,

AAS, Tacoma Community College

Medical Assistant Certificate, Clover Park Technical College

Certified Medical Assistant

JOY, EARL

Aviation Maintenance Technician Instructor

BS, Thomas Edison State University

Private Pilot’s License

Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic Certification

Master Logistician

Lean SiX Sigma – Black Belt

KANISS, JOHN

Director of Facilities Services

MS, Florida State University

BS, Virginia Military Institute

KELLY, DEAN

Dean of Student Success

MPA, University of Washington

BA, Pacific Lutheran University

KILDUN, KEVIN

Running Start Counselor

MEd, City University Tacoma

BA, Western Washington University

KORSCHINOWSKI, CLAIRE

Dean of Instruction, Aerospace, Technology, Manufacturing, and Workforce

EdD, Brandman University

MEd, Western Washington University

BA, University of Washington

LANDER, EVERICK

Automotive Technician Instructor

ASE Certification

LANCOUR, JULIE

Faculty Counselor

MA, University of Washington

BA, Michigan State University

LANPHIER, JAY

Computer Information & Systems Security Instructor

AAT, Clover Park Technical College

CompTIA Certified Security

CompTIA Certified Server

CompTIA Certified Network

CompTIA Certified A+

LATIOLAIS, SCOTT

Vice President for Student Success

MS, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

BA, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

LOVEDAY, JOYCE

President

PhD, Oregon State University

MBA, Idaho State University

BA, Wheaton College

MAGUIRE, PATRICIA

Cosmetology Instructor

WA State Licensed Barber, Cosmetologist, Esthetician & Master Esthetician

MAHONEY, CHRIS CHEN

Dean of Instruction

EdD, Argosy University

MDes, Illinois Institute of Technology

BE, Tongji University

MARKOVITS, KENNETH

Hemodialysis Instructor

Phlebotomy Certified

Certified Hemodialysis Technician

MASSEY, DEAN

Culinary Arts Instructor

Pierce County Food Service Management License

Food Service Specialist Certification

Advanced Food Service Specialist Certification

MCGHEE, DWIGHT

HVAC Instructor

WA 06A Electrical License

EPA Universal Certified

Basic Electricity Certified

GAS Furnace Certified

Electric Furnace Certified

AC and Heat Pump Certified

CFESA Certified

MCGOVERN, TAYLOR

Counselor

MA, Faith Seminary

BA, Pacific Lutheran University

MEERDINK, KEN

Computer Programming Instructor

PhD, University of Idaho

MS, Seattle University

MS, University of Iowa

BS, University of Iowa

MEYERS, DAVID

Welding Instructor

BA, State University of New York

WABO Certifications

MEZIERE, YVONNE

Massage Therapy Instructor

Licensed WA State Massage Practitioner

MOLLAS, TULA

Mathematics/English Instructor

BS, Southern Illinois University

AA, South Puget Sound Community College

MONTGOMERY-MANDLEY, LARITA

Core Allied Health Instructor

EdD, Nova Southeastern University

MEd, City University

BA, The Evergreen State College

MORRIS, CATHERINE

Computer Networking & Information Systems Security Instructor

AAS-T, Clover Park Technical College

MOWRY, CINDY

Director of Enrollment Services

MA, Seattle University

BA, University of Washington Tacoma

MOYER, JOHN

Graphic Technologies Instructor

Graphic Arts Program, Washington Technical Institute

MULLINS, MICHAEL

Automotive Collision & Restoration Instructor

ASE Collision Repair Estimator

ASE Painting and Refinishing

NEWMAN, SHELLEY

Pastry Arts Instructor

B&P, California Culinary Academy

AA, Highline Community College

ServSafe Certification

Class 12 Mixologist

NOFFKE, WENDY

Biology Instructor

DC, Life Chiropractic College

BS, University of Washington

AA, Highline Community College

ORTIZ, JOSEPH

Computer Programming Instructor

BS, Western Governor’s University

OWENS, DARRYL 

Graphic Technology Instructor 

BA, Western Washington University 

AAS, Pierce College 

PARNELL, SAM

Mathematics Instructor

BA, Evergreen State College

PENNISI, TRACY ROSE

Social Services Instructor

MS, Eastern Michigan University

BA, Vanderbilt University

Licensed WA State Registered Counselor

PEREZ, JOYLENE

Health Unit Coordinator Instructor

Health Unit Coordinator Certification

PIEPER, MICALAH

Director of Outreach & Entry Services

AA, Green River Community College 

POLLOCK, JENNA

Dean for Pre College Pathways 

MA, BA, University of Illinois

PRECOUR, HANNAH

Dental Assistant Instructor

BS, Western Governors University

AAT, Clover Park Technical College

Certified Dental Assistant

RANDALL, JODY

Computer Networking and Information Systems Security Instructor

AAT PC/LAN Support Technician

Microprocessor and Controller Technician, A+, Network +, Certified Novell Netware 5 Administrator, & BrainBench Linux + Certification

RANSOM, JILL

MSN, University of Pennsylvania

BSN, Chapman University

Pittsburgh Registered Nurse

RIOJAS, AMELIA

Welding Instructor

AS, Olympic College

WABO Certified Welder

ROGERS, BRANDON 

Associate Dean of Instruction 

M.Ed, University of South Carolina 

ROSE, JAYA

Interior Design Instructor

MS, University of California, Los Angeles

SANDOVAL, LORETA

Mathematics Instructor

BS, Saint Louis University

SAWATZKI, JASON 

Mechatronics Instructor 

BA, Cornell College 

SCHMELING, LAVERTA

Mathematics Instructor

MEd, University of Washington-Tacoma

BA, Portland State University

Professional Diploma, University of Hawaii

American Ethnic & Gender Studies Certificate, Tacoma Community College

SHIELDS, MAUREEN

Esthetics Instructor

Licensed Esthetician

SIEDLICKI, MELISSA

Esthetic Sciences Instructor

Cidesco International Certification and License

Institute fFor Advanced Clinical Esthetics

Cosmetic Chemistry Certification UCLA

Master Esthetician, Esthetician, Cosmetologist, Nail Technician Licenses

SMITH, KATHRYN

Environmental Sciences & Technology Instructor

MES, The Evergreen State College

BA, Washington State University

SMITH, MICHAEL

Automotive Technology Instructor

ASE Certified in: Engine Repair, Automatic Transmission, Transaxle, Manual Drive Train & Axles, Suspension & Steering, Brakes, Electrical/Electronic Systems, Heating & Air Conditioning Engine Performance Light Vehicle Diesel Engines, Automobile Advanced Engine Performance

SMOCK, ZACHARY

Welding Instructor

WABO Certified Welder

SOLBRACK, ANNEMARIE

Counselor

MEd, Seattle University

BA, Seattle Pacific University

SONGAO, TRACEY

Registrar 

MS, Western Governors University

SORENSEN, KARLEE 

Esthetics Instructor

Licensed Esthetician 

SOUZA, DON

Computer Networking & Information Systems Security Instructor

AA, Community College of the Air Force Microsoft Certification, MCP

CompTIA Certified A+

BrainBench Certifications Network Technician

SWEERUS, NEIL

Mathematics Instructor

PhD, Northeastern University

MS, University of Massachusetts

MS, Brown University

BA, ME, Stevens Institute of Technology

AAS, Computer Programming

AAS, Web Development

AAS, Anthropology

Certificate in American Ethnics & Gender Diversity

TRAN, FUNG

Nursing Instructor

BSN, University of Iowa

Registered Nurse

TURNER, JEFFREY

Computer Networking & Information Systems Security Instructor

MA, Webster University

BA, Clarkson University

AAT, Clover Park Technical College

URQUIDEZ, JAMIE

Surgical Technology Instructor

AAS, Clover Park Technical College

Certified Surgical Technologist

VAN BEEK, CAROLYN

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

MA, Chapman University

BS, Central Washington University

VICK, PHIL

Aviation Instructor

Airframe & Powerplant Mechanic Certification

Inspection Authorization Certification, Federal Aviation Administration

WALKER, KIRK

Director of Human Resources

MBA, University of Phoenix

BA, Idaho State University

WATTS, JULIE

Interior Design Instructor

BME, Pacific Lutheran University

AAS, Pierce College

AAS, Clover Park Technical College

WEINMANN, JENNIFER

Workforce Adviser/Counselor

MA, Pacific Lutheran University

BS, Pacific Lutheran University

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Chemical Dependency Professional

WENNGREN, CARL

Mechatronics Instructor

MS, Chalmers University of Technology

BA, Chalmers University of Technology

WHEATLEY, ANNE

Nursing Instructor

University of Washington

Certified Nurse Midwife

WHEELER, MIKE

Psychology Instructor

MS, Pacific Lutheran University

BS, Washington State University

Licensed WA State Mental Health Counselor

WHIPPLE, JENNIFER

Esthetics Instructor

Licensed Esthetician

WIRTH, ROBERTA

Dental Assistant Instructor

MA, Liberty University BS, Liberty University

Certified Dental Assistant, CPTC Vocational Certificate

WOLCOTT, LISA

Director of Budget and Finance

BS, Washington State University AA, Highline Community College