Nov 30, 2021  
College Catalog 2021-2022 
    
College Catalog 2021-2022

Faculty & Administration



Executive Staff

McCarthy, Kevin
President
PhD, American History
University of Mississippi
 
Delaney, Stephanie
Vice President, Instruction
PhD, Higher Education Leadership & Distance Learning
University of Nebraska
 
Gilmore-English, Jessica
Vice President, Student Services
Master’s degree, Higher Education, Leadership and Policy Studies
University of Washington
 
Hansen, Katherine
Director, College Relations and Marketing
Bachelor’s degree, Communication Arts in Journalism
Pacific Lutheran University
 
Hogan, Lesley
Vice President, Human Resources
Master’s degree, Leadership Management
Western Governors University
 
Jackson, Jacob
Interim Vice President, Administrative and Finance
Master’s degree, Business Education / Economics
Central Washington University
 
Mayer, Jay
Executive Director of College Technology Services
MBA, Information Technology Management
Western Governors University
 

Deans

Ali, Yasmin
Dean, Nursing
PhD, Doctor of Nursing Practice
Walden University
 
Carter, Christopher
Dean, Allied Health
Master’s degree, Educational Leadership
Argosy University
 
Cohen, Ali
Associate Dean, Youth High School Completion
 
Covington, Anthony
Dean, Student Success
Master’s degree, Curriculum and Instruction
University of Nevada
 
Koshi-Lum, Jessica 
Associate Dean, Library 
Master’s degree, Library & Information Science 
University of Hawaii at Manoa
 
Marshak, Sofia
Interim Dean, College & Career Pathways
PdD, School Administration and Policy
George Washington University
 
Medbury, Douglas
Dean, Culinary Arts / Director of Food Service
Bachelor’s degree, Business Management
University of Phoenix
 
McIrvin, Stefanie
Interim Dean, Business & IT
EdD, Educational Leadership
University of Washington
 
Parrott, Wade
Associate Dean, Student Engagement & Retention
Bachelor’s degree, Sociology
Seattle University
 
Shen, Eugene
Interim Dean, Advanced Manufacturing
Masters, Social Work
University of Washington/School of Social Work
 
Takata, Warren
Interim Dean of Workforce
masters, Educational Administration/Higher Education
University of Hawaii, Manoa
 
Wakefield, Sarah
Dean, General Education & Transfer
PhD, Department of English
University of Texas, Austin
 

Administration

Baker, Barry
Capital Projects / Special Plan Director
Master’s degree, Architecture
University of Texas, Arlington
 
Vacant
Deputy Chief, Information Technology
 
Daniels, Mark
Director, Facilities & Grounds Services
Professional-Technical Classes
 
Falconer, Elizabeth
Director, Innovative Teaching & Learning
PhD, International Education
University of Iowa
 
Grassman, Kristi
Director, Construction Center of Excellence
Associate’s degree, Psychology
Corban University
 
Jacobs, Morenika
Director, Enrollment Services/Registrar
Bachelor’s degree, Human Services
University of Phoenix
 
Kim, Jichul
Director, Institutional Research
PhD, Administration for Higher Education
Auburn University
 
Abeyta, Alexandra
Interim Director, I-BEST
 
Rable, Tami
Executive Director, Workforce Education & Grants
Bachelor’s degree, Professional Technical Education Design
South Seattle College
 
Shaw, Carrie
Director, RTC Foundation
Bachelor’s degree, Communication / Political Science
Washington State University
 
Swanke, Jake
Director, Disability Services and Testing
Master’s degree, Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education
Western Washington University
 
Sykes, Kimberley
Director, Accounting Services
Professional-Technical Classes
 
Sandoval, Lisa
Director, Learning Resource & Career Center (LRCC)
M.Ed, Elearning & Instructional Design
Northeastern University
 
Tong, Romy
Director, Budget Reporting and Financial Services
Master’s degree, Business Administration
University of Victoria, BC
 
Vielbig, Matt
Director, Safety & Security
Master’s degree, Criminal Justice
Seattle University
 
Weldu, Rahel
Director, Financial Aid
Bachelor’s degree, Technology Management 
George Fox University 
 
Vacant
Director, Outreach & Entry Services

Full-Time Faculty

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Abbott, Gabrielle
Anesthesia Technologist 
Certificate, Anesthesia Technologist 
Renton Technical College 
 
Al-Kinani, Hussein
Mechatronics
Associate’s degree, Industrial Engineer 
Renton Technical College 
 
Ali, Nizar
College & Career Pathways/ELA
Master’s degree, MATESOL 
University of Washington 
 
Allen, Dawn
College & Career Pathways/ELA
Master’s degree, Teaching English as a Second Language 
Portland State University
 
Barquet, Aaron
College & Career Pathways
Master’s degree, Education
Universidad del Sur
 
Bassham, Colleen
Academic/Career Counselor 
Master’s degree, Business Administration 
University of Phoenix 
 
Berrysmith, Connie
Dental Assistant 
Master’s degree, Education 
University of Washington 
 
Biell, Michael
Engineering Design Technology 
Professional-Technical Certification 
 
Burrell, De Etta
College & Career Pathways/GED 
Master’s degree, Business Administration 
City University 
 
Choi, Donmee
College & Career Pathways 
PhD, Interdisciplinary Studies 
Union Institute and University 
 
Cooksey, Martin
Mathematics
Master’s degree, Applied Mathematics
California State University
 
Day, Colleen
Computer Network Technology
Bachelor’s degree, Technology
University of Puget Sound
 
Douthit, Martin
Custodial Training
Professional-Technical Certification
 
Durette Piccirillo, Mary-Kate
Nursing
DNP, Nurse Midwifery
Fairfield University, Connecticut
 
Emery, Joshua  
Computer Science
BAS - Application Development
Renton Technical College
 
Ervin, Shawn
Autobody Repair & Refinishing
Bachelor’s degree, Psychology
California State University
 
Favre, Beatrice
Early Childhood Education
Master’s degree, Child Development & Family Studies
Seoul National University
 
Flanagan, Elizabeth
College & Career Pathways
Master’s degree, Adult Education
Seattle University
 
Fobes, Michael
Automotive Technology
Professional-Technical Certification
Renton Technical College
 
Ganska, Jessica
Band Instrument Repair Technology
Bachelor’s degree, Music Education
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
 
Geist, Rick
Welding
Associate’s degree, Welding
Renton Technical College
 
Gill, Dimpy
Computer Science
Master’s degree, Software Engineering
Seattle University
 
Good, Chelsea
Academic/Career Counselor
Master’s degree, Adult and Higher Education
Western Washington University 
 
Graham, Megan
Surgical Technologist
Certificate, Surgical Technology
Renton Technical College
 
Higgins, Kathleen
English
Master’s degree, English
Arizona State University
 
Hoaglin, Ryan
Automotive Technology
Associate’s degree, Applied Science and Technology
Renton Technical College
 
Hoaglin, Sarah
Academic Counselor/Behavioral Health
Master’s degree, Marriage and Family Therapy
Brandman University
 
Hoffman, Lea
Medical Assistant
Bachelor’s degree, Human Development
Washington State University
 
Holland, Robert
Professional Baking
Associate’s degree, Culinary Arts
PA Institute Culinary Arts
 
Hortman, Melvin
Engineering Design Technology
Master’s degree, Engineering Design Technologies
Central Washington University
 
Hudson, Earnest
Commercial Building Engineering
Master’s degree, English & Creative Writing
Southern New Hampshire University
 
Kendrick, Scarlet
Dental Assistant
Master’s Organizational management
University of Phoenix
 
Kimani, Batholomew
Machining Technologies
Master’s degree, Material Science Engineering
Washington State University
 
Knight, Laura
Academic/Career Counselor
Master’s degree, Education & Leadership in Higher Education
University of Washington
 
Lesmeister, Michele
College & Career Pathways/ABE/GED
Master’s degree, English
University of Arizona
 
Maher, Donna
Medical Administrative Programs
Master’s degree, Nutrition/Home Economics
Washington State University
 
May-Farley, Sheila
Medical Administrative Programs
Master’s degree, Education
University of Washington
 
McKinnon, Steven
Contemporary Business Administration
PhD, Organizational Leadership
Walden University
 
Melton, Faye
Academic/Career Counselor
Master’s degree, Social Work
University of Washington
 
Meza, Alma
College & Career Pathways/ELA
Master’s degree, Computer Science
Independent University of Baja California
 
Mohibullah, Huma
Social Sciences and Cultural Studies
PhD, Anthropology
University of British Columbia
 
Mullins-Sussex, Kathleen
Advanced Manufacturing Programs
Master’s degree, Adult Education
University of British Columbia
 
Newcome, John
Accounting
Jurist Doctor, Law
University of Puget Sound
 
Nicholls, Richard
College & Career Pathways/ELA
Master’s degree, English
California State University
 
Paquette, Martin
Field/Land Surveying
Master’s degree, Civil Engineering
California State University
 
Parker, Tony
Culinary Arts
Associate’s degree, Hospitality and Food Cost Management
South Seattle Community College
 
Phillips McLellan, Vincent
Aerospace & Industrial Production Technologies
Aerospace Assembly Mechanic
US Navy Aviation School
 
Pomeroy, Camille
College & Career Pathways/ABE
Bachelor’s degree, Spanish & Journalism
University of Oregon
 
Poteet, Raquel
College & Career Pathways/ELA
Bachelor’s degree, Translation, Interpreting and Language
Centro Universitario Anhanguera de Sao Paulo, Brazil
 
Pulliam, Jeffrey
Construction Management
Master’s degree, Project Management 
Western Carolina University 
 
Redd, Sarah
Science
Master’s degree, Zoology
Washington State University
 
Rhodes, Shalahna
Registered Nurse
Master’s degree, Nursing
Master’s degree, Health Administration
University of Phoenix
 
Robinson, James
Medical Assistant
Master’s degree, Educational Psychology 
Touro University Worldwide 
 
Rony Chowdhury, Nazer 
Application Development
Master’s degree, Computer Science
Boise State University
 
Rubin, Zachary
Computer Network Architecture
PhD, Computer Engineering - Human-Computer Interaction
University of California, Santa Cruz
 
Sanderson, William
Computer Network Technology
PhD, Business Information Systems & Information
Utah State University
 
Schoenmakers, David
Machining Technologies 
Professional Certification 
Everett Community College, WA 
 
Serba, Aj
Surgical Technologist
Associate’s degree, Psychology
University of Phoenix
 
Skoczen, Zefire
Massage Therapy Practitioner 
Master’s degree, Traditional Chinese Medicine 
Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 
 
Soverall, Makinie
Academic Counselor/Behavioral Health
Master’s degree, Marriage and Family Therapy
Central Connecticut State University
 
Spencer, Lynn-Dee
Pharmacy Technician
Associate’s degree, Paralegal
Kaplan University
 
Staley, Laura
Librarian
Master’s degree, Library of Science
University of Washington
 
Stover, Cheryl
Natural Sciences
Master’s degree, Biology
University of Washington
 
Stuart, Elisa
Welding
Associate’s degree, Welding / Fabrication
Renton Technical College
 
 
Tarvin, Lourenco (Ren)
Computer Network Technology
Master’s degree, Adult Education and Instructional Design
City University of Seattle
 
Terrell, Simone
Medical Assistant-Phlebotomy
Certificate, Phlebotomy
North Seattle Community College
 
Thompson, Brian
Automotive, Ford ASSET
Professional-Technical Certification
 
Tran, Connie 
College & Career Pathways/ELA 
Master’s degree, Adult Education-ESL 
Seattle University  
 
Uryash, David 
Automotive Technology
ASE Certified Master Automobile Technician
 
 
Wilson, Celinda
Medical Assistant
Bachelor’s degree
Southern Illinois University
 
Wynne, David
Culinary Arts
Masters Degree, Education
Argosy University, Seattle
 
Xing, Zhimei (Cecilia)
Registered Nurse
 
Zerrouki, Lhoucine
Computer Science
Master’s degree, Education
Central Washington University
 
Zhang, Di
Librarian
Master’s degree, Library and Information Services
University of Washington