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New Faculty Faces

Fall 2018 New Faculty

Each fall, the University of Minnesota, Morris provides this page to assist members of the campus community in getting to know the year's new employees. Some joined us months ago; others are just arriving in Morris. 

Faculty photos are taken during new faculty orientation in August.  Welcome to the University of Minnesota, Morris!

New Personnel Photo NAME: Kaila Akina
POSITION: Pre­Doctoral Teaching Fellow
in Anthropology
New Personnel Photo NAME: Indrajit Chaudhury
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Biology
New Personnel Photo NAME: Rob Denton
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Biology
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Kati Geszvain
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Biology
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Lucas Granholm
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Theatre
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Allan Kellehear
POSITION: Distinguished Visiting Professor
in the Liberal Arts
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Jody Maanum
POSITION: Teaching Specialist in Elementary
Education
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Kyle T. McClure
POSITION: Teaching Specialist in English      
 
New Personnel Photo NAME: Meghan Tierney
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Art History
 

Civil Service Bargaining Unit New Hires: (since August 2017 orientation)

Emily Johnson, Academic Success, College Success Coach
Samantha Sommers, Admissions, Principal Office & Administrative Specialist
Sheila Poshek, Advancement, Executive Office & Administrative Specialist
Jessica Broekemeier, Business Office, Executive Accounts Specialist
Tina Nelson, Business Office, Principal Accounts Specialist
Travis Clark, Campus Police, Police Officer
Amy Mondloch, Center for Small Towns, Community Program Administrator
Kellcee Baker, Conferences & Spec Events, Coordinator for Conferences & Special Events
Faye Hoiland, Dining Services, Food Service Worker
Lisa Kuperus, Dining Services, Food Service Worker
Alison Lorensen, Dining Services, Food Service Worker
Evelyn Vocu, Dining Services, Food Service Worker
Maritza Caricote de Franco , Dining Services, Food Service Worker
Kathy Eystad, Health Service, , Office Manager
Jerri Jergenson, Residential Life, Building & Grounds Worker
Darek Romberger, Residential Life, Building & Grounds Worker

P&A New Hires: (since August 2017 orientation)

Charise Deberry, Academic Center for Enrichment, Assistant Director, McNair Program
Emily Johnson, Academic Success, Success Coach
Keni Zenner, Academic Success, Academic Assistance Coordinator
Erin Nichols, Admissions, Admissions Counselor
Randy Elenberger, Admissions, Admissions Counselor
Miranda Brown, Intercollegiate Athletics, Head Coach, Women's Tennis; Assistant Coach, Women's Soccer
Zane Grove, Intercollegiate Athletics, Assistant Coach, Football
Micah Johnson, Intercollegiate Athletics, Assistant Coach, Football
Nathan Snider, Intercollegiate Athletics, Assistant Coach, Football
Joel Sussenguth, Intercollegiate Athletics, Head Coach, Volleyball
Antonio White, Intercollegiate Athletics, Assistant Coach, Football
Joshua Zimmer, Intercollegiate Athletics, Assistant Coach, Football
Mitch Primus, EDI/Trio Summit Scholars, Academic Success Coach