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Board of Trustees

Officers of the Board

James H. Walsh, Chair
G. Steven Agee, Vice Chair
Mensel D. Dean, Jr., Secretary
Elaine C. Dellinger, Assistant Secretary
Anne B. Keeler, Treasurer

Trustees

D. Cory Adamson, Atlanta, Georgia
G. Steven Agee, Salem, Virginia
Nancy M. Bowman, Waynesboro, Virginia
Pamela S. Brady, Laurel Springs, North Carolina
J. Russell Bruner, Leesburg, Virginia
David W. Bushman, Bridgewater, Virginia
D. Bruce Christian, Lynchburg, Virginia
Mensel D. Dean Jr., Bridgewater, Virginia
Michael D. Del Giudice, New York, New York
William S. Earhart, Louisa, Virginia
Carl R. Fike, Oakland, Maryland
Mary G. Garber, Weyers Cave, Virginia
A. Wesley Graves VI, Harrisonburg, Virginia
Lawrence M. Johnson, Baldwin, Maryland
Krishna Kodukula, Princeton, New Jersey
Michael K. Kyles, Midlothian, Virginia
J. Allen Layman, Daleville, Virginia
Nathan H. Miller, Bridgewater, Virginia
Paul E. Mundey, Frederick, Maryland
Wilfred E. Nolen, Elgin, Illinois
Bonnie F. Rhodes, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Robert I. Stolzman, Providence, Rhode Island
Donna P. Walker, Sarasota, Florida
James H. Walsh, Richmond, Virginia
G. Benjamin Wampler, Nokesville, Virginia
James L. Wilkerson, Crewe, Virginia
Dewey M. Williard, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Kathy G. Wright, Richmond, Virginia

Life Trustees

Doris N. Albaugh, Westminster, Maryland
Pasco M. Bowman II, Kansas City, Missouri
L. Clyde Carter Jr., Daleville, Virginia
Violet S. Cox, Bridgewater, Virginia
Susan L. Craun, Harrisonburg, Virginia
Yancey W. Ford Jr., Gordonsville, Virginia
J. Manley Garber, Woodbridge, Virginia
W. Wallace Hatcher, Harrisonburg, Virginia
James L. Keeler, Roanoke, Virginia
Marion E. Mason, Bridgewater, Virginia
Jerry F. Morris, Harrisonburg, Virginia
F. Gary Osborne, Daleville, Virginia
Paul W. Petcher, Millry, Alabama
Anne M. Reid, Roanoke, Virginia
Ronald E. Sink, Blue Ridge, Virginia
C. Ray Smith, Charlottesville, Virginia
Rodney I. Smith, Midland, Virginia
Barbara B. Stoltzfus, Mount Crawford, Virginia
J. Paul Wampler, Manassas, Virginia

Ex-Officio Trustee

Sherrie K. Wampler, Nokesville, Virginia

Administrative Officers

David W. Bushman, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
President

Roy W. Ferguson Jr., B.A., J.D.
Executive Vice President

Leslie M. Frere, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students

Anne B. Keeler, B.S., M.S.A., C.P.A.
Vice President for Finance and Treasurer

Abbie Parkhurst, B.A., M.S.
Associate Vice President for Marketing and Communications

Leona A. Sevick, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Maureen C. Silva, B.S., M.N.M., Ph.D.
Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Reginald A. Webb, B.A., M.A.
Vice President for Enrollment Management

Robert B. Andersen, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Cynthia K. Howdyshell, B.S., M.B.A.
Registrar

Andrew L. Pearson, B.A., M.L., M.A.
Library Director

Raymond W. Studwell II, B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Director of Academic Support and Disability Services

Faculty

David W. Bushman, President; B.S., Loyola College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland; Bridgewater College, 2013–

Leona A. Sevick, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs; B.A., McDaniel College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland; Bridgewater College, 2016-

Robert B. Andersen, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, W. Harold Row Professor of Global Studies; B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver; Bridgewater College, 1990–

Professors

Carol A. Scheppard, Professor of the College; B.A., Wesleyan University; M.Ed., Lesley College; M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; Bridgewater College, 1998–

William E. Abshire, Anna B. Mow Endowed Professor of Philosophy and Religion; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A.Th., Bethany Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1987–

Robert B. Andersen, W. Harold Row Professor of Global Studies; B.A., Macalester College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver; Bridgewater College, 1990–

Stephen F. Baron, Harry G. M. Jopson Professor of Biology; B.S., M.S., University of Dayton, Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 1995–

Joseph M. Crockett, Professor of Chemistry, A. Leroy and Wanda H. Baker Chair of Science; B.S., Hampden-Sydney College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Bridgewater College, 1985–

L. Alan Eby, Professor of Psychology; B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; Ph.D., Fuller Seminary; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Jamie J. Frueh, Professor of Political Science and History; B.S.F.S., Georgetown University; Ph.D., American University; Bridgewater College, 2002–

Stanley A. Galloway, Professor of English; B.A., Northwest Nazarene College; M.A., Kansas State University; Ph.D., University of Kansas; Bridgewater College, 1993–

Jean Roth Hawk, Professor of Education; B.A., Bluffton College; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., George Peabody College for Teachers, Vanderbilt University; Bridgewater College, 2006–

Scott D. Jost, Professor of Art; B.A., Bethel College; M.F.A., University of Minnesota; Bridgewater College, 2003–

Stephen L. Longenecker, Edwin L. Turner Distinguished Professor of History; B.S., Shippensburg University; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Bridgewater College, 1989–

Jeffrey H. Pierson, Professor of Communication Studies; B.A., North Carolina State University; M.A., Temple University; Ph.D., Rutgers University; Bridgewater College, 1992–

Philip T. Spickler, Professor of Physics; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.S., Ohio University; Ph.D., The College of William and Mary; Bridgewater College, 1999–

Scott H. Suter, Professor of English; B.A., James Madison University, M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., George Washington University; Bridgewater College, 2002–

Mwizenge S. Tembo, Professor of Sociology; B.A., University of Zambia; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University; Bridgewater College, 1990–

Associate Professors

Benjamin D. Albers, Associate Professor of Sociology; B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Kimberly J. Bolyard, Associate Professor of Biology; B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; B.A., Ph.D., Indiana University; Bridgewater College, 2007–

James D. Bowling, Associate Professor of Mathe matics; B.S., Oglethorpe University; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2002–

Timothy J. Brazill, Associate Professor of Sociology: Criminology and Criminal Justice; B.S., University of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Irvine; Bridgewater College, 2004–

Holly A. Caldwell, Associate Professor of Business Administration; B.S., Bridgewater College; Master of Accountancy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.B.A., University of Maryland University College; C.P.A., Commonwealth of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2003–

Amanda L. Campbell, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., James Madison University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Christine E. Carrillo, Associate Professor of Music, Director of Instrumental Music; B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.M., D.M.A., University of Texas-Austin; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Scott W. Cole, Associate Professor of Theatre; B.A., Colby College; M.A., Brown University; Ph.D., University of Washington; Bridgewater College, 2005–

Nan R. Covert, Associate Professor of Art; B.A., The College of Charleston; M.F.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro; Bridgewater College, 1996–

Tracy L. Deem, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., Marietta College; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati; Bridgewater College, 2007–

J. Bryan Duncan, Associate Professor of English; B.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro; M.A., Oregon State University; Ph.D., University of Oregon; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Sara H. Fitzgerald, Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Bridgewater College; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2010–

Lori A. Gano-Overway, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.A., Hope College; M.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., Michigan State University; Bridgewater College, 2004–

Charles W. Hale IV, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., M.S.Ed. and Ed.D., James Madison University; ATC, Board of Certification; LAT, Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine; Bridgewater College, 2002–

Marcellina Hamilton, Associate Professor of Business Administration; B.S., University of Lagos; M.B.A., Delaware State University; Ph.D., Univer sity of Maryland Eastern Shore; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Robert R. Hammill, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; A.A., Waldorf College; B.A., Wartburg College; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Virginia; ATC, Board of Certification; LAT, Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Harriett E. Hayes, Associate Professor of Sociology; Lawrance S. and Carmen C. Miller Chair of Ethics; B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University; Bridgewater College, 1996–

Hunter G. Honeycutt, Associate Professor of Psychology; B.A., Wake Forest University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 2006–

Melissa M. Hoover, Associate Professor of Math ematics; B.A., McDaniel College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2004–

Michael J. Hough, Associate Professor of Art; B.A.,

M.A., California State University; M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design; Bridgewater College, 1997–

David C. Huffman, Associate Professor of Economics; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1980–

James S. Josefson, Associate Professor of Political Science; B.S., Carroll College; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University; Bridgewater College, 2000–

Brian M. Kelley, Associate Professor of Psychology; B.S., Geneva College; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1998–

Moshe Khurgel, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., Ph.D., University of Toronto; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Timothy A. Kreps, Associate Professor of Biology; B.A., Manchester College; M.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame; Bridgewater College, 2004–

Melanie K. Laliker, Associate Professor of Com munications; B.S., M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Georgia; Bridgewater College, 2000–

Jill W. Lassiter, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Wake Forest University; M.S.Ed., State University of New York, College at Brockport; Ed.D., D’Youville College; Bridgewater College, 2009–

Gavin R. Lawson, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., University of Illinois, Urbana; M.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana; Bridgewater College, 1997–

Verne E. Leininger, Associate Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Manchester College; M.A., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Ohio State University; Bridgewater College, 1998–

Edgar B. Lickey, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., St. Andrews Presbyterian College; M.S., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Barbara H. Long, Associate Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.S., United States Sports Academy; Ed.D., Shenandoah University; ATC, Board of Certification; LAT, Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine; Bridgewater College, 1999–

Maria V. Lugo, Associate Professor of Business Administration; B.A., Sacred Heart University; M.B.A., Universidad Metropolitana; Ph.D., Walden University; D.B.A., Grenoble Ecole de Management; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Brandon D. Marsh, Associate Professor of History; B.A., Lewis & Clark College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin; Bridgewater College, 2009–

Erin Morris Miller, Associate Professor of Psychology; B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Ellen M. Mitchell, Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.A., Kenyon College; Ph.D., Ohio State University; Bridgewater College, 1996–

Deva O’Neil, Associate Professor of Physics; B.S., University of California, San Diego; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz; Bridgewater College, 2010–

Kenneth S. Overway, Associate Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Hope College; Ph.D., Purdue University; Bridgewater College, 2003–

Robyn A. Puffenbarger, Associate Professor of Biology; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Medical College of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2001–

David L. Reznik, Associate Professor of Sociology; B.A., University of California-Los Angeles; M.A., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of Florida; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Karen Santos Rogers, Associate Professor of Education; B.A., M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Tom E. Rosengarth, Associate Professor of Business Administration; B.A., Westminster College; Master of Accountancy, Bowling Green University; Graduate School of Public Health Certificate Program for Health Care Professionals, University of Pittsburgh; Bridgewater College, 2005–

Christian C. Sheridan, Associate Professor of English; B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Tufts University; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Michele M. Strano, Associate Professor of Communication Studies; B.A., Pennsylvania State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Gregory B. Tait, Associate Professor of Physics; B.A., Amherst College; M.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Larry C. Taylor, Associate Professor of Music; B.S.M., Seton Hill University; M.M., University of Notre Dame; M.M., Emory University; D.M.A., University of Cincinnati; Bridgewater College, 2003–

Alice L. Trupe, Associate Professor of English; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Bridgewater College, 1997–

Laura R. Yordy, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion; B.A., Williams College; M.A., M.Ed., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.T.S., Duke Divinity School; Ph.D., Duke University; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Randall C. Young, Associate Professor of Psychol ogy; B.S., Denison University; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley; Bridgewater College, 2001–

Assistant Professors

Karie A. Barbour, Assistant Professor of Economics; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Johanna Birkland, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies; B.S., Cornell University; M.S., Ithaca College; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Jessica E. Brophy, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies; B.A., Smith College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maine; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Thomas R. Campbell, Visiting Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., M.S., Univer sity of Pennsylvania; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Jennie M. Carr, Assistant Professor of Elementary Education; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.A., Eastern Mennonite University; Ph.D., Northcentral University; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Mahan L. Ellison, Assistant Professor of World Languages and Cultures; B.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Janne Flory, Assistant Professor of Information Systems Management; B.S., Beijing Normal University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Bobbi G. Gentry, Assistant Professor of Political Science and History; B.A., Winthrop University; M. Phil., Ph.D., City University of New York;

Bridgewater College, 2014–

Daniel Graham, Assistant Professor of Computer Science; B.S., M.Eng., University of Virginia; Ph.D., College of William and Mary; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Jacob N. Graham, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion; B.A., Ferrum College; M.A., Ph.D., Duquesne University; Bridgewater College, 2013–

Carolyn J. Grasse-Bachman, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; M.Ed., Oregon State University; Ph.D., University of Delaware; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Sam Hamilton, Assistant Professor of English; B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of Florida; M.A.T., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Donna Hancock Hoskins, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., M.S., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Georgia; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Christopher M. James, Assistant Professor of World Languages; B.A., M.A., Ball State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2014–

Tamara Johnstone-Yellin, Assistant Professor of Biology; B.S., University of Puget Sound; M.S., Ph.D., Washington State University; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Gwendolyn Jones, Assistant Professor of Education; B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University; M.A., University of Connecticut; Ed.D., West Virginia University; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Martin A. Kalb, Assistant Professor of History; M.A., Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen, Germany; Ph.D, Northern Arizona University; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Kyle Kelleran, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Gannon University; M.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., Old Dominion University; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Curtis L. Kendall, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.S., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 1984–

Minhyun Kim, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.A., Kyunghee University; M.A., California State University; Ph.D., University of New Mexico; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Yuka H. Kishida, Assistant Professor of History; B.A., Soka University of America; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Iowa; Bridgewater College, 2014–

Nancy B. Klancher, Assistant Professor of Philoso phy and Religion; B.A., M.A., Boston University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Eric A. Kniss, Assistant Professor of Art; A.A., Hesston College; B.F.A., Bethel College; M.F.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Bridgewater College, 2014–

Kathrin Kranz, Assistant Professor of Global Studies; B.A., University of Stirling; L.L.M., London School of Economics and Political Science; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Anna K. Leal, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Washington University; M.S., University of Texas at Arlington; Ph.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Beth Lehman, Assistant Professor of Education; B.A., Goshen College; M.A., Butler University; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Kimberly D. Lohr, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Sciences; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.S., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 1988–

Grace A. Martin, Assistant Professor of Spanish; B.A., Morehead State University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Jenny M. Martin, Assistant Professor of Education; B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; M.A., Radford University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 2014–

John P. McCarty, Assistant Professor of Music; B.A., University of St. Thomas; M.M., University of Minnesota; D.M.A., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2012–

R. Eric McGregor, Assistant Professor of Computer Science; B.S., Excelsior College; M.S., Wichita State; M.S., State University of New York; Ph.D., Clarkson University; Bridgewater College, 2013–

Ian J. McNeil, Assistant Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Bridgewater College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina; Bridgewater College, 2013–

Kevin M. Pallister, Assistant Professor of Global Politics; B.A., University of Rhode Island; M.A., Boston University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Jessica L. Perez, Assistant Professor of Sociology; B.S. University of Central Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Irvine; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Alma P. Ramirez-Trujillo, Assistant Professor of World Languages and Cultures; B.A., Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla; M.A., Ph.D., University of Western Ontario; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Hope Rias, Assistant Professor of Education; B.A., Spelman College; M.A.T., Brown University; Ph.D., Indiana University; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Chad W. Trevitte, Assistant Professor of English; B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Roslyn Vargas, Assistant Professor of Business Administration; B.A., Florida Atlantic University; M.S., D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Christopher R. Versen, Assistant Professor of History; B.S., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., Florida State University; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Jason E. Ybarra, Assistant Professor of Physics; B.S., California State University-Sacramento; M.S, San Francisco State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Arnold H. Yim, Assistant Professor of Mathematics; B.S., Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Purdue University; Bridgewater College, 2016–

Instructors

Jennifer L. Babcock, Instructor of Communication Studies; B.A., University of Southern Maine; M.A., University of Maine; Bridgewater College, 2010–

Ernest D. Burzumato, Instructor of Sociology; B.A., University of Memphis; M.A., Reformed Theological Seminary; M.A., University of Memphis

Victoria M. Denlinger, Instructor of Mathematics; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.Ed., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2012–

Lisa Ady Dewey, Instructor of Communication Studies; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; M.P.A., Fels Institute of Government, University of Pennsylvania; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Valerie E. Dinger, Instructor of World Languages and Cultures; B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; M.A., Middlebury College; Bridgewater College, 2005–

Susan C. Dixon, Instructor of World Languages; B.A., Randolph College; M.A., Universite Paris 8; Ph.D., Rutgers University; Bridgewater College, 2014–

Cheryl B. Downs, Instructor of Mathematics; B.S., State University of New York; M.S., Marquette University; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Deborah R. Dunn-Frederick, Instructor of Nutrition and Wellness; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Benjamin M. Erickson, Instructor of Communication Studies; B.A., M.A., University of Maine; Bridgewater College, 2006–

Kara L. Folmar, Instructor of Spanish; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., Middlebury College; Bridgewater College, 2017–

Clifford D. Harmon, Instructor of History; B.A., Auburn University; M.A., University of New Orleans; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2011–

Jeffrey S. Isaacs, Instructor of Mathematics; B.S., West Virginia Institute of Technology; M.Ed., West Virginia Wesleyan College; Ed.S., Ed.D.,

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 2009–

Lacey E. Johnson, Instructor of Music; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.M., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2010–

Ronald H. Kline, Instructor of Business Administration; B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.B.A., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2008–

Ashley D. Lauro, Instructor of English; B.A., State University of New York; M.A., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 2013–

Kathleen M. McCoy, Instructor of Biology; B.A., James Madison University; M.A., The College of William and Mary; Bridgewater College, 2015–

David J. Morris, Instructor of Chemistry; M.Sc., University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne; M.Chem., University of Sheffield; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Shane D. Stevens, Instructor of Computer Science; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.B.A., James Madison University; Bridgewater College, 1982–

Geraldine P. Suter, Instructor of World Languages; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D. Candidate, University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 2014–

Amy G. Thompson, Instructor of Chemistry; B.S., Central Michigan University; M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., The University of New Mexico; Bridgewater College, 2005–

Maryann L. Wolfe, Instructor of English; B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College; M.F.A., West Virginia University; Bridgewater College, 2007–

Nicole A. Yurcaba, Instructor of English; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., Tiffin University; Bridgewater College, 2015–

Part-Time and Adjunct Faculty

(at least five years at Bridgewater)

Richard C. Adams, Music; B.M.Ed., M.Ed., James Madison University

Rabbi Joseph Blair, Philosophy and Religion; B.A., M.C.S., University of Virginia; M.H.L, Reconstructionist Rabbinical College; J.D., The College of William and Mary

Cheryl E. Fauerbach, Education; B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.Ed., University of Virginia

Julie B. Foster, Education; A.A., Hagerstown Junior College; B.S., M.S., James Madison University

Robert R. Miller, College Chaplain; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.Div., Bethany Theological Seminary; D.Min., Wesley Theological Seminary

Susan D. Muterspaugh, Health and Human Sciences; B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., New York University

David Snively, Music; B.M., M.M., Eastman School of Music

Rhonda L. Stees, Music; B.M.Ed., University of Illinois; M.M., Arizona State University

Dillina W. Stickley, Economics and Business Administration; J.D., Washington and Lee School of Law

David B. Vogel, Communication Studies; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University

Emeritus/Emerita Faculty

Phillip C. Stone, President, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; J.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1994–2010

Arthur C. Hessler, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College, Emeritus; B.S., University of Wisconsin; M.S., Eastern Michigan University; Ph.D., University of Vermont; Bridgewater College, 1998–2007

Dale V. Ulrich, Provost, Dean and Professor of Physics, Emeritus; B.A., University of LaVerne; M.S., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1958–1961, 1964–1999

Gary Adams, Professor of Music, Emeritus; B.M., M.M., Baylor University; Ph.D., University of North Texas; Bridgewater College, 1982–2012

John G. Barr, Professor of Organ and Piano, Emeritus; B.S., Manchester College; S.M.M., S.M.D., Union Theological Seminary; Bridgewater College, 1968–2003

Paul J. Bender, Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus; B.S., Albright College; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio University; Bridgewater College, 1976–2016

Emmert F. Bittinger, Professor of Sociology, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., University of Maryland; B.D., Bethany Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Maryland; Bridgewater College, 1963–1988

Barbara P. Black, Professor of Foreign Languages, Emerita; B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Middlebury College; M.A., Ph.D., Tulane University; Bridgewater College, 1983–2012

Daniel W. Bly, Assistant Professor of History, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., Temple University; Bridgewater College, 1965–1967, 1969–2003

Richard L. Bowman, Professor of Physics, A. Leroy and Wanda H. Baker Chair of Science, Emeritus; B.S., Eastern Mennonite College; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University; Bridgewater College, 1986–2012

David E. Coffman, Professor of Education, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., Virginia Polytech nic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 1991–2012

Charles J. Churchman, Professor of English, Emeritus; B.A., M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 1967–1994

Jon L. Dellett, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus; A.B., Fort Hays Kansas State College; M.A.L.S., Wesleyan University; M.S., New Mexico State University; Bridgewater College, 1972–2004

James W. Eaton, Professor of Economics and Business Administration, Emeritus; B.S., M.B.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia; Bridgewater College, 1985–2012

Catherine L. Elick, Professor of English, Emerita; B.A., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University; Bridgewater College, 1988–2017

Arthur J. Gumenik, Carman G. Blough Associate Professor of Accounting, Emeritus; B.A., Queens College of the City University of New York; M.A., M.S., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; Bridgewater College, 1990–2014

Mary Frances Heishman, Professor of Health and Human Sciences, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., James Madison University; Ed.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1970–2016

Michael S. Hensley, Harry G. M. Jopson Professor of Biology, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 1986–

Michael Hill, Harry G. M. Jopson Professor of Biology, Emeritus; B.S., Alabama College; M.S., Tennessee Technological University; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire; Bridgewater College, 1972–2007

Lanny W. Holsinger, Professor of Education, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.S., James Madison University; C.A.G.S., Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridge water College, 1987–2004

Jesse E. Hopkins Jr., Edwin L. Turner Distinguished Professor of Music, Emeritus; B.S., Bridgewater College; M.M.E., James Madison University; Ed.D., Mus., University of Illinois; Bridgewater College, 1977–2012

Robert B. Houts Jr., Associate Professor of Spanish, Emeritus; B.A., Bob Jones University; M.A., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 1963–1969, 1970–1992

Manown Kisor Jr., Associate Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus; B.A., Trinity College; M.B.A., New York University; Graduate Study, Northwestern University; Bridgewater College, 1989–2005

Ralph C. MacPhail Jr., Professor of Communication Studies, Theatre, and English, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University; Bridgewater College, 1972–2005

Laura Susan Mapp, Associate Professor of Physical Education, Emerita; B.S., University of Richmond; M.S., University of Tennessee; Bridgewater College, 1961–1998

W. Robert McFadden, Anna B. Mow Professor of Religion, Emeritus; B.A., Manchester College; B.D., Bethany Theological Seminary; Th.D., Boston University; Bridgewater College, 1961–1998

David K. McQuilkin, Professor of History and Political Science, Emeritus; B.A., Muskingum College; M.S.(L.S.), Case Western Reserve University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University; Bridgewater

College, 1985–2009

Lowell A. Miller, Business Manager and Treasurer, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; Bridgewater College, 1958–1983

Julia I. Morton, Associate Professor of World Languages and Cultures, Emeritus; B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University; Bridgewater College, 2003–2016

Lamar B. Neal, Associate Professor of Political Science and History, Emeritus; B.S., M.S., Mississippi State University; J.D., LL.M., University of Mississippi; Bridgewater College, 1971–1998

Dean Royce Neher, Professor of Computer Science and Physics, Emeritus; B.S., McPherson College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Kansas; Bridgewater College, 1961–1994

Philip F. O’Mara, Associate Professor of English, Emeritus; B.A., St. John’s University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame; Bridgewater College, 1989–2008

Susan L. Piepke, Professor of Foreign Languages, Emerita; B.A., State University of New York; M.A., University of Rochester; M.A., D.M.L., Middlebury College; Bridgewater College, 1988–2012

Raymond J. Schneider, Associate Professor of Computer Science, Emeritus; B.S., St. Joseph’s College; M.S., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., George Mason University; Bridgewater College, 2002–2012

John S. Spencer, Assistant Professor of Health and Exercise Science, Emeritus; B.A., B.S., Shepherd College; M.A., Appalachian State University; Bridgewater College, 1967–2003

Daniel M. Spitzer Jr., Professor of Business Ad ministration, Emeritus; B.A., M.S., University of Virginia; M.B.A., College of St. Thomas; Ph.D., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1989–2000

Nancy W. St. John, Professor of Family and Con sumer Sciences, Emerita; B.S., Southeast Missouri State University; M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University; Bridgewater College, 1988–2012

Grace F. Steinberg, Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences, Emerita; B.S., William Woods College, M.S., University of Missouri at Columbia; Bridgewater College, 1981–2008

Sarah E. Swank, Professor of Biology, Emerita; B.S., James Madison University; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Southern California; Bridgewater College, 1981–2007

Gary L. Tyeryar, Professor of English, Emeritus; B.A., Western Maryland College; M.A., Rice University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; Bridgewater College, 1968–2002

Fred F. Wampler, Professor of Education, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.A., George Washington University; Ed.D., University of Maryland; Bridgewater College, 1957–1988

W. Steve Watson Jr., Lawrance S. and Carmen C. Miller Chair of Ethics Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion, Emeritus; B.A., Furman University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Seminary; Graduate Study, Emory University; Bridgewater College, 1970–2013

John E. White, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Bridgewater College, 1960–1963, 1965–2000

Carlyle Whitelow, Associate Professor of Physical Education, Emeritus; B.A., Bridgewater College; M.Ed., University of Virginia; Bridgewater College, 1969–1997

Leroy G. Williams, Professor of Computer Science, Emeritus; B.S., Heidelberg College, M.S., U.S. Naval Postgraduate School; Ph.D., George Mason University; Bridgewater College, 1995–2014

Donald R. Witters, Professor of Psychology, Emeritus; B.A., Elizabethtown College; B.D., Bethany Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University; Bridgewater College, 1968–2006