Our Lady of the Lake College  Administration, Faculty and Staff

President

Tina Holland, Ph.D.

President’s Cabinet

Sr. Martha Ann Abshire, F.M.O.L., Vice President, Mission Identity
M.S., University of Notre Dame; B.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana

Rebecca C. Cannon, Vice President, Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
 
M.Ed., B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University

Judith Roberson, Vice President, Institutional Advancement
M.A., Louisiana State University, B.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Brother Edward A. Violett, SM, Vice President, Academic Affairs
Ph.D., London School of Economics, M.S.A., University of Notre Dame, B.B.A., St. Mary’s University


Deans

Phyllis Pedersen, Dean, School of Nursing
D.N.P., Texas Christian University; M.H.S., Texas Wesleyan University;  Diploma in Nurse Anesthesia, Charity Hospital; B.S., Ottawa University, Kansas City A.S.N, Victoria College

Brian Rash, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences 
Ph.D., Louisiana State University; B.S., Bowling Green State University

Susan Steele-Moses, Interim Dean, School of Health Professions
D.N.S., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; M.S., Louisiana State University Medical Center; B.S.N, Southeastern Louisiana University


Alison Wells, Dean of Students
Ed.D., University of Houston; M.Ed., Texas State University; B.S., Louisiana State University
 

Administration

Kimberly Dudley, Director of Admissions 
M.A., B.A., Louisiana State University

Denise Gillespie, R.N., Director, Campus Health and Safety
 
B.S.N., Louisiana State University Medical Center

Kimberly Jones-James, Registrar 
B.S., Southern University A&M College

 Lucas Huntington, Co-Librarian
 M.L.I.S., Louisiana State University

Maggie McCann,   Co-Librarian
 B.S., M.L.I.S., Louisiana State University

Terry Martin, Director, Financial Aid
B.A., M.A. Louisiana State University

Candi McElheny, Director of Institutional Effectiveness
M.Ed., Louisiana State University; B.A., University of Utah

Tracy Novak, Bursar
B.S., Texas A&M University


Faculty

Aime, Morton, Assistant Professor, Physical Therapist Assistant Program, School of Health Professions. D.P.T., AT Still University; B.S., P.T. Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans

Badeaux, Aimee, Associate Professor, Program Director, Nurse Anesthesia Program, Associate Professor, School of Nursing. Ph.D., Louisiana State University; M.S.N.A., Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Bell, Wenona, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Southern University A & M College

Bergeron, Rebekah, Assistant Professor, Co-Clinical Coordinator, School of Nursing.  B.S.N., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College .

Bird, Lawrence C., Instructor, Biology, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., Louisiana State University; M.C.S., Mississippi College

Bond, Scelitta, Associate Professor, School of Nursing. B.S.N., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Boria, Damon, Assistant Professor, Philosophy, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., Wabash College, M.A., Ph.D. Purdue University

Brigman, Susan, Assistant Professor, Psychology, School of Arts and Sciences.  B.S. University of Oklahoma; M.Ed. Oklahoma City University; M.A., Ph.D, Louisiana State University

Britt, Paul, Assistant Professor, Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., B.B.A. Millsaps College; M.S., Louisiana State University

Broussard, Mandy, Assistant Professor, Assistant Program Director, Nurse Anesthesia Program, School of Nursing. D.N.P., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; M.N.N.A., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; B.S.N., Nicholls State University  

Buancore, Carolyn, Assistant Professor, Skills Laboratory Director, School of Nursing. B.S.N., William Carey College  M.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Comardelle, Tara B.,  Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Program. D.N.P., M.N.; B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Clark, Karen, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Loyola University, New Orleans; B.A., Indiana University; Diploma, St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing

Cook, Christine, Assistant Professor, Physical Therapist Assistant Program, School of Health Professions. B.S., and M.S., P.T., Texas Woman's University

Cordes, Tim, RRT, Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor, Respiratory Therapy Program, School of Health Professions. B.S., M.S. Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans

Davis, Amelia, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing. Ph.D., William Carey University, B.S.N. and M.S.N., Alcorn State University

Davis, Eliska, Assistant Professor, Biology. School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., R.D.H. Northeast Louisiana University; M.R.C. Wright State University

Davis, Sue, Director, Respiratory Therapy Program, Assistant Professor, School of Health Professions. B.S.R.R.T, LSU Health Sciences Center, M.A.Ed., RRT-NPS, University of Phoenix

Denison-Robert, Cathy, Assistant Professor, Healthcare Administration, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., M.B.A. McNeese State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Deyo, Sarah, Assistant Professor, Director, Physician Assistant Studies, School of Health Professions. M.M.S., Our Lady of the Lake College , B.S., Texas A&M University

Dorsey, LaTonya, Assistant Professor, BSN Coordinator, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; B.S.N., Southern University A&M College; A.A., Florida A&M University

Doyle, Bronwyn, Associate Professor, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Nursing, School of Nursing. Ph.D., Louisiana State University; B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; M.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College

Dreznick , Michael T., Associate Professor, Psychology, School of Arts and Sciences. B.A., University of Buffalo, SUNY; Ph.D., University of Albany, SUNY

Engholm, Virginia, Instructor, English, School of Arts and Sciences. B.A. Springhill College; M.A. University of Alabama; Ph.D. University of Kentucky

Ferdaus, Riaz, Program Director, Associate Professor, Healthcare Administration Program, School of Arts and Sciences. M.B.B.S., Dhaka Medical College; P.D.H.E., Dhaka University; M.P.H., Tulane University; Ph.D. Southern University A&M College

Fox, Deborah, Director, Clinical Laboratory Sciences and Phlebotomy Programs, Associate Professor, School of Health Professions. B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Futrell, Quincy, Instructor, Respiratory Therapy Program, School of Health Professions. A.S., Copiah Lincoln Junior College; B.S. Southeast Louisiana State University.

Gautreaux, Dixie, Associate Professor, Chemistry and Physics, School of Arts and Sciences.  B.S., Nicholls State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Geheber, Leah, Director and Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor, Physical Therapist Assisting Program, School of Health Professions. B.S., Texas Woman's University; M.S., Louisiana State University

Goncalves, Sarah Williams, Instructor, Radiologic Technology, School of Health Professions, A.S., RT(R), Our Lady of the Lake College , B.S., N.M.T., Weber State University

Gupta, Ratna, Associate Professor, Biology, School of Arts and Sciences. Ph.D., University of Delhi

Hillegas, Tanya, Instructor, School of Nursing. M.S.N. Adult-Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, University of South Alabama; B.S.N., Gwynedd Mercy College

Hollingsworth, Lauren, Instructor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Loyola University; B.S.N., University of Texas at Arlington; A.S.N., Louisiana Tech University

Houk, James,  Professor, Anthropology, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., M.S., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Tulane University

Jackson, Tamara, Instructor, Nurse Anesthesia Program, School of Nursing. M.S.N.A., Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S.N., Southern University

Johnson, Paulette, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing. B.S.N., M.S.N., Southern University A&M College

Johnston, Leigh Ann, Assistant Professor, Communications, School of Arts and Sciences. B.A. Louisiana State University; M.S. Radford University; Ph.D. University of Alabama  

Jones-Thomas, Tabitha, Director of Simulation, School of Nursing. A.A., B.S.N., Norfolk State University; M.S.N., Southern University A& M College
 
Knobloch, Annette
, Associate Professor, School of Nursing. B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; M.P.H., Tulane University; D.N.S., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Kosh, Emily, Associate Professor, Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., Nicholls State University; M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., St. Lourdes University

Lemoine, Michele, Assistant Professor, Co-Clinical Coordinator, School of Nursing, A.S.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College

Lenard, Natalie, Biology Program Director, Assistant Professor, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., Louisiana Tech University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport

Love, James, Assistant Professor, Healthcare Administration, School of Arts and Sciences. B.B.A., M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D. Louisiana State University.

Maloney, John, Associate Professor, Chemistry, School of Arts and Sciences. B.A., University of New York; M.S., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of North Texas

Mathes, Sandra, Instructor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S.N., Dillard University

Martone, Mark, Director, Radiologic Technology Program, Assistant Professor, School of Health Professions. A.S., R.T.(R), Naugatuck Valley Community College, B.S., Quinnipiac University, M.S., Quinnipiac University

McIntosh, Michael,
Clinical Coordinator, Instructor, Physician Assistant Studies Program, School Health Professions.  B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.H.S., University of South Alabama

Meinert, John, Assistant Professor, Theology, School of Arts and Sciences, B.A. Benedictine College, M.S. University of Dallas; Ph.D. Catholic University of America.

Mitra, Amit, Associate Professor, School of Nursing. Ph.D., Creighton University

Mullins, Lindsay, Associate  Professor, MSN-FNP Program Director, School of Nursing. Ph.D., Louisiana State University; M.S., Georgetown University; B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Munson, Belinda, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Southeastern Louisiana University; B.S.N., Southern University A&M College

Muscat, Diane Amato, Instructor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S.N, Southeastern Louisiana University

Napoli, Barbara, Chair, Department of Science; Assistant Professor, Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences. A.S., Union County College; B.S., Thomas Edison State College; M.B.A., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Olinde, Amanda, Instructor, School of Nursing. M.S.N.-Midwifery, Frontier Nursing University; A.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College

Olendorf, Daphne, Instructor, School of Arts and Sciences,  B.S., Our Lady of the Lake College

Poirrier, Amber, Instructor, Nurse Anesthesia Program; School of Nursing. M.S.N.A, Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Science Center

Pourciau, Dusty “Cole”, Assistant Professor, Director of Anesthesia Simulation, Nurse Anesthesia Program, School of Nursing; M.S.N.A., B.S.N.; A.S.N., Our Lady of the Lake College

Rash, Zachary, Instructor, Writing, School of Arts and Sciences, B.S., M.A. University of Dayton

Reddix, Rhoda, Associate Professor, School of Health Professions, Coordinator of Service-Learning. B.S., Xavier University; Ph.D., Indiana University; Postdoctoral Fellowship, Ohio State University

Rochester, Tina, Assisant Professor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., B.S.N.,  Southeastern Louisiana University

Schneider, Cindra, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing. M.S.N., University of Phoenix;  B.S.N., Mesa State College; Diploma in Nursing, Community Hospital School of Nursing

Schluter, Valerie,  Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Support, School of Nursing. Ph.D, Louisiana State University; M.S.N., B.S.N.,Southeastern Louisiana University

Simms, Dawn, Instructor, Biology, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., M.S. Louisiana State University

Simoneaux, Rebecca, Clinical Instructor, Radiologic Technology Program, School of Health Professions. A.S.R.T(R), Our Lady of the Lake College , B.S., University of Louisiana, Monroe, M.Ed., Louisiana State University

Stein, Janice, Coordinator of Liberal Studies program; Associate Professor, English, School of Arts and Sciences. A.A., Delgado Community College; B.L.S., Loyola University, New Orleans; M.F.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

St. Germain, Nicole, Clinical Coordinator, Radiologic Technology Program School of Health Professions.  A.S., RT(R) Our Lady of the Lake College ; B.S., University of Louisiana at Monroe

Swafford, Albert, Research Director, Associate Professor, Physician Assistant Studies Program, School of Health Professions. B.S., Loyola University; M.S., University of South Alabama; Ph.D., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Talbot, Terri, Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, School of Arts, Sciences and Health Professions. B.S., Louisiana State University Medical Center; M.S., University of St. Francis

Thomas, Francine, Associate Professor, RN-BSN Director, School of Nursing. Diploma in Nursing, Charity Hospital School of Nursing; B.S.N., William Carey College; M.S.N., Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center; Ph.D., University of New Orleans

Vigee, Kimberly Denise, Assistant Professor, Biology, School of Arts and Sciences. B.S., M.S., Louisiana State University

Wells, Kristen, Instructor, Radiologic Technology, School of Health Professions, B.S., University of Louisiana, Monroe, A.S. RT(R) Our Lady of the Lake College

Whidden, David, Associate Professor, Religious Studies; School of Arts and Sciences, B.A. Stetson University, M.B.A., Business University of Florida, M.T.S., Ph.D., Theology, Southern Methodist University

Woodward, Angus, Associate Professor, English, School of Arts and Sciences. Director, Writing Center. B.A., University of Michigan; M.F.A., Louisiana State University

Affiliate Faculty

Banda, Venkat, M.D., FACP
Campanella, Brent, M.D.
Dunbar, Allston, M.D., M.B.A.
Jones, Clay T., M.D.
Kearley, Richard K, M.D., FCCP
Leblanc, Brian, M.D.
McLemore, Carl E., M.D.
Simpson, Karen, M.D.
Vicari, Roberta, M.D., FAAP

Staff

Abadie, Kimberly, Manager, Academic Advising - Office of Advising and Retention

Bergeron, Meridith, Director of Educational Technology, M. Ed., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, B. A. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Bienvenue, Lauren, Laboratory Coordinator, Physical Therapist Assistant Program, School of Health Professions. AS, Our Lady of the Lake College

Bramlett, Renee, Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic and Administrative Technology

Browning, Lynn, Associate Dean, Student Affairs. B.A, M.A., D.Min., Covington Theological Seminary

Bryant, Elizabeth, Secretary, School of Arts, Sciences and Health Professions

Campbell, Ellen, R.N., Campus Health and Safety. B.S.N., Northwestern State College

Cantrelle, Casey, Admissions Specialist; B.S., M.A., Louisiana State University

Cardello, Margaret, Office Manager, Office of Admissions

Champagne, Kassie, Academic Support Coordinator, Graduate Nursing, School of Nursing. B.A., University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Crowe, Denise, Annual Giving and Alumni Relations Director, Office of Institutional Advancement. B.A., Pacific Lutheran University

Defrances, William Tyler, Institutional Data Manager, Institutional Research. M.S. Mississippi College, B.A., Louisiana State University

Delatte, Alicia, Student Account Coordinator, Bursar's Office. B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University

Devillier, Margaret, Laboratory Coordinator, Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program, School of Health Professions. B.S., University of Louisiana, Monroe

Dorsey, Denice,  Coordinator, Finance and Operations, A.S., B.S., Our Lady of the Lake College

Duncan, Donetta, Academic Support Coordinator, Undergraduate Nursing, School of Nursing. B.A., Ashford University

Garb, Allison, Clerk, Office of Advising and Retention

Goodridge, Karen, Student Development Specialist, Office of Student Affairs. B.A., M.Ed., Southeastern Louisiana University

Green Arteda, Financial Aid Counselor; B.S Franklin University; M.S. Columbia Southern University 

Greene, Aimee, Director of Advancement Services and Donor Relations, B.S., Louisiana State University

Harris, Courtney, Secretary, Physician Assistant Program, School of Health Professions

Harris, Wendy, Administrative Assistant., School of Nursing

Jenkins, Debra, College Receptionist, Office of the President.

Jones Latoya, Financial Aid Counselor; B.S. Louisiana State University  

Lambert, Mary, Academic Support Coordinator, Academic Affairs

LeBlanc, Wendy C., Senior Financial Aid Counselor, Office of Financial Aid. B.S., Nicholls State University

Matt, Jane, Administrative Assistant, Office of the President. B.S., University of Louisiana – Lafayette

Matthieu-Holmes, Teryl, Student Account Coordinator, Bursar’s Office

McClellan, Emil, Admissions Specialist, Office of Admissions. B.A., Louisiana State University

McNeal, Deborah, Secretary, School of Arts, Sciences and Health Professions.

Melancon, Kimberly, Executive Assistant to the President, Office of the President.

Newman, Jamie, Administrative Assistant, Office of Student Affairs. B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University

Ourso, Mark, Contracts and Grants Manager, Operations and Finance. J.D., Mississippi College School of Law; B.A., Springhill College

Penns, Esther, Retention Specialist, Office of Advising and Retention. B.S., M.A., Southern University A&M College

Robey, Deidra, Registration Clerk, Office of the Registrar. A.S., Our Lady of the Lake College

Savoie, Lynn G., Special Events Coordinator, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs. B.A., Louisiana State University

Smith, Kristin, Administrative Assistant, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University

Stehr, Suzette, Library Associate, College Library. B.S., Louisiana State University

Stewart, LaToya, Admissions Specialist; B.A., University of New Orleans

Taylor, Lekeisha, Secretary, School of Arts and Sciences

Trahan, Tyler, Admissions Specialist and Director of The Franciscan Experience; B.S., Louisiana State University

Turner, Aubry, Retention Specialist, Office of Advising and Retention. B.S., Southern University, M.A., Louisiana State University

Vidrine, Tammy, Director of Campus Ministry, M.R.E., Loyola University, New Orleans

Washington, Tamara, Associate Registrar, Office of the Registrar. A.S., B.S., Our Lady of the Lake College ; M.B.A., University of Phoenix

Williams, Andrea, Retention Specialist, Office of Advising and Retention. B.S., Louisiana State University

Winship, Nancy, Administrative Assistant, School of Health Professions

Zamin, Fatima, Cataloging Librarian, College Library. M.Ed., M.L.I.S., Louisiana State University

Emeriti

Joe Ann Clark, Ed.D., Dean, School of Nursing-Emeritus: Ed.D., M.S.N., University of Southern Mississippi; B.S.N., University of Oklahoma

James Firnberg, Ed.D., President-Emeritus: Ed.D., M.Ed., Louisiana State University; B.A., University of Southwestern Louisiana

Michael Smith, Ph.D., President-Emeritus: Ph.D., University of Nebraska; B.S., Northeast Missouri State University