Jun 24, 2024  
2024-2025 Kilgore College Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Kilgore College Catalog

Personnel Directory


  • Administration
  • Instructional Deans
  • Faculty
 

Administration

Brenda S. Kays. President. EdD, University of North Texas

Terry A. Hanson. Vice President of Administrative Services and Chief Financial Officer. MBA, Texas A&M University

Michael W. Jenkins. Executive Vice President. Internal Collaboration & Strategic Initiatives. DBA, Northcentral University

Staci J. Martin. Vice President of Student Services. EdD, Texas Tech University

Tracy Skopek. Vice President of Instruction & Chief Academic Officer. PhD, Texas Tech University

Instructional Deans

Jennifer Bray. Instructional Dean. Health Sciences. MNI, Texas A&M

Donny Seals. Instructional Dean. Liberal & Fine Arts. MA, Baylor University

D’Wayne Shaw. Executive Dean. Professional and Career Education. AAS, Kilgore College; BAAS, MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Kristen Stovall. Instructional Dean. Business Entrepreneurship & Information Technology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Brandon Walker. Instructional Dean. Public Service and Technology and Dual Credit. MS, Stephen F. Austin University

Faculty

Danielle Aguirre Johnson. Instructor. Biology. MS,  University of Rhode Island

Courtney Akvan. Director and Instructor. Radiologic Technology. BS, Adventist University of Health Sciences

Jamie Allsop. Instructor. Psychology. PhD, University of Aberdeen

Kelly Ansley. Instructor. Biology. DPT, University of North Texas Health Science Center

Tracy L. Atkins. Instructor. Process Technology. BBA, Stephen F. Austin State University

Angela E. Aulds. Instructor. Dance. MFA, Texas Woman’s University

Donald Baker. Lead Instructor. Industrial Maintenance. BA, American Public University System

Peggy Bellew. Instructor. Vocational Nursing Program. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Dana L. Blair. Director of Rangerettes and Instructor. Kinesiology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Yulonda Boyd. Coordinator of Substance Abuse Counseling. MA, LeTourneau University

Christopher D. Brandt. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, Stephen F. Austin State University

Wesley Brasher. Instructor. Cosmetology. Certified Cosmetology Instructor, SOL Academy

Paul C. Buchanan. Chair and Instructor. Geology. PhD, University of Houston

Paul Burgos. Instructor and Assistant Football Coach. MEd, Concordia University

Kenny D. Byrd. Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. Master Peace Officer Certificate; Basic Instructor Certificate, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement

Robert Byrd. Head Men’s Basketball Coach & Instructor. Kinesiology. MEd, University of North Texas

Madison Campbell. Instructor. Biology. MA, Clemson University 

Mario Cantu. Instructor. Instrumentation and Electrical Technology. MS, Clemson University

Zachary A. Carnes. Instructor. Government. MA, University of Texas at Tyler

Joseph P. Cassin. Director and Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. MCJ, Boston University; Master Peace Officer Certificate, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement

Alejandro Castillo. Lead Instructor. Criminal Justice. BS, University of Texas at Tyler

Charles Childers. Instructor. Diesel Technology. MBA, Tulane University

Kayla M. Cook. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Lori Cook, Instructor. Nursing. DN, Post University

Peter Cunningham. Director of Choral & Vocal Training. MM, Pennsylvania State University

Michele L. Daniels-Cornett. Instructor. Speech. MA, Texas State University

Danny L. Darden. Instructor. Computer and Information Technology. MBA, Letourneau University

Carol Degrasse. Instructor. English. MA, University of Texas at Tyler

Ginger A. Dennis. Chair and Instructor. Business and Information Technology. EdD, Texas A&M University- Commerce

Karen Y. Dilday. Instructor. Drafting. AAS, Kilgore College

Ada E. Duarte De Ortiz. Instructor. Economics. MS, Northeastern University

Magen Ducote. Instructor. Nursing. BS, University of Texas at Arlington

Karen B. Dulweber. Director. QEP and Writing Studios. MEd, University of Texas

Brandon Edney. Instructor. CDL.      

Cody L. Edwards. Lead Instructor. Welding Technology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Kimberly A. Ellgass. Instructor. Speech. MA, Stephen F. Austin State University

Kristen Fisher. Instructor. English. PhD, Pennsylvania State University

Heather Fitch. Instructor. English. MA, Texas A&M University- Commerce

Glenda F. Ford. Program Director and Instructor. Cosmetology. AA, University of North Texas

Bonnie Gale. English. Instructor. MLA, Houston Baptist University

Matthew Gayetsky. Instructor. Philosophy. MA, Miami University

Virginia L. Germany. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Sheri Gillis. Instructor. Nursing. MSN, University of Texas at Arlington

Lucas Gless. Instructor. Nursing. MSN, Western Governors University

Micah J. Goodding. Instructor. Theatre. MFA, East 15 Acting School: University of Essex

Willie R. Gooden, Jr. Instructor and Head Football Coach. Kinesiology. MS, Northeastern State University

Jason L. Graves. Chair and Instructor. English. MA, Stephen F. Austin State University

Clydea Hale. Instructor. Nursing. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Amanda Hall. Instructor. Surgical Technology. BA, The College of Health Care Professions - Houston Northwest Campus

Collin R. Harris. Lead Instructor. Automotive Technology. AAS, Kilgore College

Remona Harvey. Instructor. Nursing. BS, Stephen F. Austin University

Trish Herrick. Instructor. Nursing. BS, Stephen F. Austin University

Cori B. Holden-Williams. Instructor. Sociology. MS, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Derek Hunter. Instructor. History. MA, Sam Houston State University

Elena S. Ignatchenko. Instructor. Chemistry. MS, Moscow State University

Curtis Ivory. Instructor. Biology. MS, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Kathryn Jackson. Lead Instructor. Culinary Arts. BS, Texas Tech University

Lillian J. Jackson. Instructor. Cosmetology. Certificate, Kilgore College

David Jamison. Instructor. English. MFA, The University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Courtney A. Jenkins. Chair and Instructor. Kinesiology. MSS, United States Sports Academy

Tanton L. Johnson. Instructor. Automotive Technology. BS, Stephen F. Austin State University

Jason Jones. Instructor. Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology. AAS, Angelia College

Richard Jones. Instructor. Manufacturing Technology. BS, University of Texas at Tyler

Todd Ketchum. Instructor. Electrical Power Technology Lineman. 

Joseph F. Kirchhoff. Instructor. Physics. PhD, University of Missouri-Rolla

Asheraka Kirkwood. Instructor. Nursing. MS, Capella University

Kristi N. Kleinig. Program Director and Instructor. Physical Therapist Assistant. MEd, University of Texas at Tyler

Cole Kruger. Instructor. History. PhD, Kansas State University

Shaunda S. Kwiatek. Instructor. Physical Therapy Assistant. DPT, Texas Women’s University

Stephanie Laszik. Assistant Chair and Instructor. English. MA, University of Texas at Tyler. 

Elizabeth Leamon. Instructor. CDL. BA, University of Houston

Julie Leming. Instructor. Nursing Program. PhD, University of Texas at Tyler

Joseph Lewis. Instructor. History. MA, University of North Carolina Charlotte; 

Derrick Logozzo. Director. Band. MM, University of North Texas

Dane Loomis-Deen. Instructor. Corrosion. AAS, Kilgore College; AAS, Texas State Technical College

Coy A. Lothrop. Instructor. Advertising/Graphic Design. MA, University of Texas at Tyler

Margaret A. Martin. Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. MS, Bethel University

Meredith L. May. Assistant Chair and Instructor. History. PhD, Texas Christian University

Jackie L. McDonald. Clinical Coordinator. Health Sciences. MSN, University of Texas at Tyler

Odyssa McLean. Director. Surgical Technology. AAS, Career Technical College

Ryan C. Melton. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, Stephen F. Austin State University

Travis K. Moore. Instructor. Biology. MS, Stephen F. Austin State University

Karen L. Morris. Program Director and Instructor. Child Development. MEd, Stephen F. Austin State University

Matthew Moseley. Instructor. Biology. PhD, University of Texas at Arlington

Forester Nicks. Instructor. Welding. AA, Kilgore College

Alesha M. O’Steen. Chair and Instructor. Instrumentation and Electrical Technology. MBA, LeTourneau University

Jayden Oden. Clinical Coordinator. Radiologic Technology. AAS, Kilgore College

Kelsey Phillips. Instructor. Nursing. MS, University of Texas Health Science Center

Charlotte E. Poe. Instructor. Chemistry. MS, Baylor University

Quinn M. Ponder. Instructor. Cosmetology. Certificate, Kilgore College

Meghan E. Potter. Instructor. Theatre. MFA, Indiana University

Michael Powdrill. Lead Instructor. Process Technology      

Dorothy M. Puckett. Instructor. Biology. MS, Auburn University

Michael Quattlebaum. Instructor. CDL. 

David Rangel. Chair and Instructor. Math. MS, Texas A&M University- Commerce

John Raulston. Instructor. Government. MA, University of Texas at Tyler

Kenya M. Ray. Lead Instructor. Corrosion Technology. BAAS, University of Tyler

Julian P. Redfearn. Instructor. Business. MS, Louisiana State University

Daniel R. Reigstad. Deputy Director and Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. Master Peace Officer Certificate, Advanced Instructor Certificate, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement

Jennifer R. Rich. Instructor. Math. MS, University of Texas at Arlington

Justin Rios. Lab Instructor. Nursing. MSN, Walden University

Jonathan Santiago. Instructor. Radiologic Technology. AS, Purdue University

Portia Y. Scott. Instructor. English. MA, Texas State University

Donald R. Seals. Chair and Instructor. Government. MA, Baylor University

Mary C. Shaw. Instructor. Biology. MS, Texas State University

Matthew Simpson. Instructor. Theater. MFA, University of Delaware

Nicholas B. Simpson. Instructor. Biology. MS; Louisiana Tech University

Darrell R. Smith. Instructor. Psychology. MEd, University of North Texas

Michael D. Smith. Instructor. Emergency Medical Technology. MS, Texas A&M University- Commerce

Stacie F. Smith. Instructor. Accounting. MS, Texas A&M University

Lori Solley. Instructor. Fine Arts. MFA, Texas Christian University

Jeffrey M. Stanglin. Instructor. Government. J.D., Cooley Law School

Mark B. Stephens. Instructor. Computer and Information Technology. MS, Southern Methodist University

Michelle R. Sullivan. Instructor. English. BS, MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Whithende M. Tabu. Instructor. Computer and Information Technology. PhD, Nova Southeastern University

Jeanine G. Tagg. Chair and Instructor. Speech. MA, University of Alabama

Jennifer Taylor. Instructor. Psychology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Stephanie Taylor. Instructor and Head Women’s Basketball Coach. Athletics. MEd, East Texas Baptist University

Katelyn Thompson. Instructor. English. MA, Texas Christian University

Russell Thompson. Instructor and Assistant Football Coach. MA, West Texas A&M University

Traci L. Thompson. Lead Instructor. Office Professional Technology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Cindy L. Thurman. Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Lori D. Truman. Instructor. English. MA, University of Texas at Tyler

Madison Vargas. Instructor and Trainer. Athletics. MS, Tarleton State University

Natalie Wade. Instructor. Biology. MS, Northeast College of Health Sciences

Shelley D. Wayne. Instructor and Assistant Rangerette Director. Dance. MEd, University of Texas at Tyler

Julie Webb. Instructor. Fire Academy. BAAS, Texas A&M University San Antonio

John A. Whitehead. Instructor. Legal Assisting. JD, Baylor University

Sarah Whitfield. Instructor. Chemistry. MS, Stephen F. Austin State University

Matthew R. Wickes. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, Tarleton State University

Amber Williams. Head Women’s Softball Coach & Instructor. Kinesiology. MS, Texas A&M - Commerce

Debbie Williams. Instructor. Biology. MS, University of Texas at Tyler

Jennifer Williams. Instructor. Emergency Medical Technology. AAS, Kilgore College

Justin M. Willoughby. Instructor. East Texas Police Academy. BS, Texas A&M University - Commerce

Susan W. Yellott. Instructor. Mathematics. MS, Texas A&M University

Kathleen Yglesias. Instructor. Government. MPP, George Mason University

Johnny Zackary. Director and Instructor. Fire Academy. AAS, Weatherford College; TCFP Master Firefighter, TFCA Graduate