Campus Directory

The Beacon College Campus Directory provides contact information for administrators, faculty, and staff. You can also download our contact list for offline reference or refer to the Beacon College organization chart.

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Linda Allison
Senior Accountant
E-mail:  lallison@beaconcollege.edu
Phone:  352-638-9820

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Bill Baldwin
Personal Trainer
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services
E-mail: bbaldwin@beaconcollege.edu

Phillip Beauford
Campus Safety Officer
Class D & G Security Licenses
Brantley & Associates

Russ Bellamy
Department Chair: Studio Arts
Studio Arts Professor/ Art Gallery Director
B.A., Georgetown College: Fine Arts
M.F.A., University of Cincinnati: Fine Arts
E-mail: rbellamy@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9741

Erin Bisanti
Executive Assistant to Provost
B.S., University of Phoenix: Business & Marketing
E-mail: ebisanti@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9748

Dustin Boise
Assistant Professor Studio Arts
A.S., Southwestern Oklahoma State University
B.F.A., University of Central Oklahoma: Printmaking/ Graphic Design
M.F.A., University of Cincinnati
E-mail: dboise@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9726

Dr. Joseph Bono
Assistant Professor Business
B.A., Queens College CUNY, New York, Irvine: Economics
M.Ed., Georgia State University: Adult Education Program Management
Ph.D., Georgia State University: Human Resources Management
E-mail: jbono@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9722

 

Crystal Boone
Learning Specialist/Academic Advisor
B.A., University of Central Florida: Social Work
M.S., Nova Southeastern University: Mental Health Counseling
E-mail: cboone@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9709

James Borden
Campus Safety Officer
B.A., Stonehill College: History and Education
M.A., Bridgewater State College: Criminal Justice

Dan Bordenkircher
Learning Specialist/Academic Advisor
A.A., Lake Sumter Community College: Liberal Arts and Sciences
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services and Psychology
E-mail: dbordenkircher@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9775

Dr. Andrea Brode
Dean of Student Success
B.S., Franklin Pierce College: Liberal Studies
M.B.A., Franklin Pierce College: Leadership
Ph.D., Franklin Pierce University: Leadership
Email: abrode@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9724

David Brown
Registrar
B.A., University of Lancaster, England: History/Economics
Diploma in Education, University of the West Indies
E-mail: dbrown@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9721

Thomas Brown
Director of Human Resources and Risk Management
Graduate Certificate in Human Resources: Plymouth State University
B.S., Keene State College: Systems Management
E-mail: tbrown@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9762

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Lori Calitri
Campus Security Officer
A.A., Lakeland Community College: Liberal Arts

Christine Case
Instructor, Anthrozoology
B.A., University of Central Florida: Anthropology
M.S., Canisius College: Anthrozoology
E-mail: ccase@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9824

Carl Casimir
Information Technology Specialist
B.A., Beacon College: Information Technology
E-mail: ccasimir@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9790/352-396-6342

Dr. Kevin Chandler
Mathematics Assistant Professor
B.S., Oakland University: Mechanical Engineering
M.S., Oakland University: Mechanical Engineering
Ed.D., University of Orlando: Educational Leadership
E-mail: kchandler@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9772

Dr. Shelly Chandler
Provost
B.A., Oakland University: Psychology
M.S., Troy State University: Counseling & Psychology
Ph.D., Barry University: Educational Leadership & Counseling Specialization
E-mail: schandler@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9710

Sarita Cupp
Mathematics Instructor
B.A., University of New Mexico: Chemistry
M.A., University of Idaho: Teaching Mathematics
E-mail: scupp@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9713

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Travis Dalrymple
Campus Safety Officer
Lake Technical Institute of Public Safety, Police Academy

Brett Daly
Systems Analyst
B.S., Beacon College: Computer Information Systems
E-mail: bdaly@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9781

Richard Davidson
Writing Center Consultant
A.A., Lake Sumter Community College: English/Education
B.A., Saint Leo University: English Advanced Literary Studies
M.A., University of South Florida: English Education
E-mail: rdavidson@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638- 9782

Nancy Davis
Learning Specialist/Academic Advisor
B.A., University of Connecticut: Journalism
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University: English
Email: ndavis@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9825

Erik Day
Assistant Professor Business and Technology
B.F.A., Savanah College of Art and Design: Graphic Design
M.S., East Tennessee State University: Digital Media
M.F.A., Savanah College of Art and Design: Animation
E-mail: eday@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9760

Beth Dickerman
General Manager Food Services – Sodexo
E-mail: bdickerman@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9794

Judy Dodge
Associate Director of Admissions
B.S., Roberts Wesleyan College: Human Resource Management
Email: jdodge@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9730

Gretchen Dreimiller
Instructor – Humanities
B.A., Wingate University: English
M.A., Boston College: English & American Literature
E-mail: gdreimiller@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9742

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Cynthia Eckhart
Student Accounts Specialist
E-mail: ceckhart@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9728

Chelsea Eubank
Director of Alumni & Parent Relations and Associate Director of Development Regional Constituencies
B.A., Beacon College: Liberal Studies
E-mail: ceubank@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 404-447-4725

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Michael Fallon
Adjunct Faculty Business and Technology
B.S., Florida Southern College: Business Administration
M.A., Webster University: Marketing
M.A., Webster University: Management & Leadership
DBA, Northcentral University: Marketing (In Progress)
E-mail: mfallon@beaconcollege.edu

Dr. James Fleming
Department Chair: Business & Technology
B.A., Saint Leo College: Psychology/Computer Information Systems
M.S., National-Louis University: Management
D.B.A. University of Sarasota: Business Administration/Information Systems
E-mail: jfleming@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9712

Mirta Fuentes
Life Coach
B.A., Southern New Hampshire University: General Studies/Psychology
M.S., Southern New Hampshire University: Justice Studies/Terrorism and Homeland Security
E-mail: mfuentes@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9827

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Kelly Gallagher
Student Center/Bookstore Manager
A.S., Colby Community College: Radio Broadcasting
E-mail: kgallagher@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9753

Dr. Kerry Greenstein
Dean of Student Affairs, Housing & Residence Life
B.A., Rider University
M.E., University of Delaware
Ed.D, Georgia Southern Univerity
Email: kgreenstein@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9796

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Dr. George Hagerty
President
B.A., Stone Hill College: Political Science/International Affairs
Ed.M., Harvard University: Education Policy and Finance
Ed.D., Harvard University: Administration, Planning and Social Policy
E-mail: ghagerty@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9770

Dr. Oksana Hagerty
Learning Specialist/Academic Advisor
B.A., Dniepropetrovsk National University: Applied Psychology
M.A., Dniepropetrovsk National University: Applied Psychology
Ph.D., Kharkiv National University: Educational & Developmental Psychology
E-mail: ohagerty@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9780

Dale Herold
Vice President of Admissions & Enrollment Management
B.A., Molloy College: Communication Arts
E-mail: dherold@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9778

Dr. Christopher Huff
Assistant Professor: Humanities
B.A., Juniata College: History and Political Science
M.A., University of Texas at San Antonio: History
M.A., University of Georgia: History
Ph.D., University of Georgia: History
E-mail: chuff@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9758

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Christopher Irving
Instructor Humanities
B.A., Florida Atlantic University: English Literature and Multimedia Studies
M.F.A., Florida Atlantic University: English: Creative Writing
E-mail: cirving@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9734

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Brenda Jenkins
Instructor Business and Technology
B.S., International College: Computer Science
M.S., Hodges University: Management Information Systems
E-mail: bjenkins@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9715

Eric Johnston
Transportation Coordinator
Email: ejohnston@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-459-1821

Patricia Johnston
Executive Director of Student Health & Wellbeing
B.A., Youngstown State University: Psychology
M.S., LPC, Youngstown State University: Community Counseling /Addictions
E-mail: pjohnston@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9791/ 352-552-1594

Rashad Joiner
Residential Experience Coordinator
B.A., Beacon College: Interdisciplinary Studies
E-mail: rjoiner@beaconcollege.edu

Nathan Judge
Residential Experience Coordinator
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services
E-mail: njudge@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9782

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Stephanie Knight
Director of Admissions
B.A., Florida Southern College: Mass Communications and History
M.Ed., Northeastern University College of Professional Studies: Higher Education Administration
E-mail: sknight@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9730

Dr. Stefan Krause
Assistant Professor Humanities
B.A., University of North Florida: Business Administration
B.A., University of North Florida: Anthropology
M.A., San Diego State University: Anthropology
Ph.D., University of South Florida: Applied Anthropology
E-mail; skrause@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9822

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Sonya Lawrence
Human Resources Generalist
A.A., Lake Sumter Community College
B.S., University of Central Florida: Psychology
M.N.M., University of Central Florida
E-mail: slawrence@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9700

Michael Lozano
Instructor Human Services and Psychology
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., Rollins College: Humanities
J.D., Barry University School of Law: Law
E-mail: mlozano@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9771

Dr. Linda Lucas
Human Services & Psychology Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Florida: Psychology
M.S., Nova Southeastern University: Mental Health Counseling
Ph.D., Walden University: Clinical Psychology
E-mail: llucas@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9750

Cathy Lutes
Library Administrative Assistant
E-mail: clutes@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9763

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SallyAnn Majoya
Career Development Placement and High School High Tech Coordinator
B.A., University of San Diego:English Emphasis: Gender Studies
B.S., Johnson State College Johnson: Wellness and Alternative Medicine
E-mail: smajoya@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9731

Dana Manzo
Counselor
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
B.S., New York Institute of Technology: Psychology
M.S., Palm Beach Atlantic University: Counseling Psychology
E-mail: dmanzo@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9751

Elaine Mara
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania: English/Professional Writing
M.Ed., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Email: emara@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9727

Maria Marcano-Ramirez
Instructor
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., University of Puerto Rico: Psychology
M.A., University of Puerto Rico: Rehabilitation Counseling
E-mail: mmarcanoramirez@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9752

Andrea Marsden
Assistant Professor of Human Services & Psychology
B.A., University of Missouri: Psychology
M.A., University of Missouri: Psychology
Ph.D., University of Missouri: Industrial/ Organizational Psychology
Email: amarsden@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9784

Andrew Marvin
Assistant Director of Admissions
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services
M.A., CUNY School of Professional Studies: Disability Services in Higher Education (in process)
E-mail: amarvin@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9738

Rachel Masson
Coordinator of Regional Recruitment
A.A., Landmark College: Liberal Studies
B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst University Without Walls
E-mail: rmasson@beaconcollege.edu

Christopher McCrea
Shuttle Driver

Steven McDaniels
Director of Fitness & Athletics
B.S., Northeastern Illinois University: Sociology
J.D., Florida A&M University: Law
E-mail: smcdaniels@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-552-3181

Tracey McKoy
Receptionist
E-mail: tmckoy@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9769

Jim Middleton
Shuttle Drive
E-mail: jmiddleton@beaconcollege.edu

Salvatore (Sam) Morgano
Physical Plant Director – Sodexo
E-mail: smorgano@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9703

Kelly Mouriz
Instructor
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., University of Maryland: Counseling Psychology
M.A., Webster University: Counseling Psychology
M.S.W., University of Kansas
E-mail: kmouriz@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9732

Stephen Muller
Vice President of Institutional Development and Communications
B.S., Hofstra University: Chemistry
M.S., Bridgeport University: Higher Education Administration
Email: smuller@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9706

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Amber Nash
Campus Safety Officer

Dr. Nicoletta Nance
Assistant Professor Human Services & Psychology
B.A., Youngstown State University: Psychology
MS.Ed., Youngstown State University: Counseling
Ph.D., Capella University: Human Services
E-mail: nnance@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9746

Ryan Nesbitt
Chief of Campus Safety
E-mail: rnesbitt@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9723 / 352-630-3639

Dr. William Nesbitt
Department Chair: Humanities
Professor
B.A., Thomas University: English
M.A., Valdosta State University: English
Ph.D., Florida State University: English
E-mail: wnesbitt@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9717

Sheryl Nichols
Admissions Counselor
B.S., State University of New York at Oneonta: Business Economics
E-mail: snichols@beaconcollege.edu

Phone: 352-638-9777/ 352-638-6258

Sandy Novak
Associate Professor and Assistant Chair Business and Technology
B.F.A., Temple University: Art Studio
M.F.A. University of California, Santa Barbara: Art Studio
E-mail: snovak@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9718

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Brian Ogle
Science Instructor
A.A.S., Iowa Western Community College: Veterinary Technology
B.S., Bellevue University: Adult Education & Training
M.S., Canisius College: Anthrozoology
Ph.D., University of Central Florida: (in process)
E-mail: bogle@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9716

Darryl E. Owens
Director of Communication
B.A., Journalism, Howard University
Email: dowens@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9789
Mobile: 352-360-8012

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Tim Paige
Director of Information Technology
B.S., Illinois Institute of Technology: Electrical Engineering
M.B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago: Management Information Systems & Operations Management
E-mail: tpaige@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9737

Gavin Palmer
Residential Experience Coordinator
A.A., Southern Maine Community College: Business Administration
E-mail: gpalmer@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9740

Dan Pantaleo
Adjunct Faculty Business and Technology
M.S., Capital Technology University: Systems Management

Michele Patestides
Instructor
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., Barnard College: Program in the Arts
M.S., Nova Southeastern University: Varying Exceptionalities
E-mail: mpatestides@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9720

Kimberlee Paul
Instructor
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.S., Bowling Green State University: Education
M.A., Baldwin-Wallace College: Education/Reading
E-mail: kpaul@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9725

Dr. Richard Perrone
Department Chair: Human Services & Psychology
B.A., Saint Leo University: Human Services
B.S., Regis University: Business Administration
M.S., University of Oklahoma: Human Relations
Ph.D., Capella University: Human Services/Social Work and Community Resources
E-mail: rperrone@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9739

Keri Jo Phillips
Director of Development
B.A., Warner Southern College: Organizational Management
E-mail: kphillips@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9768/ 352-630-4668

Jacob Pinkston
Instructor
Director of the Writing Center
B.A., Illinois College: English
M.A., University of Alaska, Fairbanks: English
E-mail: jpinkston@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9749

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Monica Rankin
Nurse
A.S., Central Florida Community College: Nursing
E-mail: mrankin@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9701

Heather Reed
Residential Experience Coordinator
B.A., Beacon College: Computer Information Systems Web & Digital Media track
E-mail: hreed@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-6901

Tiffany Reitz
Director of Library Resources
B.S., University of Toledo: Biological Sciences
M.L.I.S., University of North Texas
E-mail: treitz@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9707

Samantha Resnick
Development Assistant
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services
Email: sresnick@beaconcollege.edu

Marc Roberts
Instructor Humanities
B.A., Southern Connecticut State University: English/Creative Writing
M.A., University of Massachusetts: American Literature/Composition
E-mail: mroberts@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9704

Sandi Rysell
Controller
B.A., Bowling Green State University: Accounting
E-mail:  srysell@beaconcollege.edu
Phone:  352-638-9756

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Carrie Santaw
Director of Housing & Residence Life
A.S., Community College of Vermont: Administrative Management and Accounting
B.A., Johnson State College: Professional Studies
E-mail: csantaw@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9705

Lilith Shelton
Accounts Payable & Purchasing Specialist
B.S., University of Central Florida: Business Administration
E-mail: lshelton@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9759

Tamara Snyder
Executive Assistant to the President
B.A., Lake Erie College: English
E-mail: tsnyder@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9764

Laurie Staiger
Instructor
Career Development
A.A., Valencia Community College: Electronic Engineering
B.A., University of Central Florida: Elementary Education
M.L.I.S., University of South Florida
E-mail: lstaiger@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9735

Patricia Starck
Life Coach
A.A., South Suburban College: Occupational Therapy
Email: pstarck@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9821

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Otis Vance
Vice President of Finance and Administration/CFO
B.B.A., Boise State University: Accounting
M.B.A., University of Southern Maine
E-mail: ovance@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9795

Simon Vaz
Business & Hospitality Instructor
B.A., St. Thomas University: Hospitality Management
M.B.A., Southern Adventist University: Management
Ed.S., Nova Southeastern University: Instructional Leadership
E-mail: svaz@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9711

Virginia Vinson
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
M.A., University of West Florida: Exceptional Student Education
E-mail: vvinson@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9826

Cathy Vinton
Instructor Mathematics
B.A., University of Illinois: Mathematics and Computer Science
M.A., Illinois State University: Mathematics
E-mail: cvinton@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9823

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Sheri Waddill
Counselor
M.A., University of Central Florida: Counselor Education
E-mail: swaddill@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-97873

Braden Walter
Learning Specialist/ Academic Advisor
B.A., Beacon College: Human Services
E-mail: bwalter@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9743

Susan Ward
Director of Career Development
A.S., Lyndon State College: Communications
B.A., Lyndon State College: Liberal Studies
B.S., Lyndon State College: Education
E-mail: sward@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9708

Kimberly Watters
Assistant Professor Studio Arts
B.F.A., Southern Illinois University: Glass
M.F.A., Alfred University College of Art and Design: Sculpture/Dimensional Studies-Glass
E-mail: kwatters@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9765

Patricia Weasel
Financial Aid Counselor
B.S., West Virginia University: Family Resources
M.P.A., University of Central Florida: Public Administration
E-mail: pweasel@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9792

Sandi Webster
Director of Counseling Services
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, National Certified Counselor
B.S., Ball State University: Psychology
M.S., Nova Southeastern University: Human Services
E-mail: swebster@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9766

Shawna Wells-Booth
Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Columbia College: Business Administration
M.B.A., Webster University: Business Administration
E-mail: swellsbooth@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9733

Renee Williams
Writing Center Consultant
B.A., Temple University: Education
B.A., Delaware State University: English
E-mail: reneewilliams@beaconcollege.edu
Phone: 352-638-9755