The College Administration

Office of the President

Dr. John E. Cech President of Carroll College 
B.S., 1985, Montana State University-Billings 
M.A., 2001, Regis University 
Ph.D., 2010, Walden University
Erik Rose Director of Institutional Research & Integration
Kara Paul
Executive Assistant to the President

Academic Affairs

Catherine Day Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., 1977, College of Great Falls
J.C.B., 1980, Catholic University of America
Dr. Jennifer Glowienka Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Grant Hokit Senior Research Associate
Dr. John Ries Faculty Dean
Cassie Hall Registrar
Dayle Williams Associate Registrar
Elizabeth Karr Director of the Library
Annette Walstad Director of Academic Support Services
Brandy Keely
Director of VA Services and Certifying Official
Shannon Ackeret
Assistant Director, Global Education
Wesley Feist Assistant Director, Career Services
Jacob Samuelson Assistant Director, Academic Advising
Dan Case Academic Technology
Maria Larson Executive Assistant to Academic Affairs

Enrollment Management and Marketing

Dr. Chato Hazelbaker Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing 
B.A., 1996, Rocky Mountain College 
M.A., 2004, Crown College
Ed.D., 2014, University of St. Thomas
Laurie Rodriguez Director of Admission
Janet Riis Director of Financial Aid
Sarah Lawlor Director of Public Relations
R. Tyler Eisbach
Sr. Associate Director, Northwest Regional Office
Kaycee Ransom Associate Director of Admission
Jaime Borrego
Associate Director of Financial Aid
Leslie Olsen
Associate Director of Financial Aid (Loans)
Jeff Wald Web Manager
 Elizabeth Zimmerman  Sr. Admission Counselor
Vacant Admission Counselor
Julia Malmo Admission Counselor
Jamie Severson Admission Counselor
Hannah Sylvester
Admission Counselor 
Lara Thomas Financial Aid Coordinator

Student Life

Judy Hay Dean of Students and Retention 

Emily Busby Asst. Dean & Director of Residential Life and Housing
Garrett Thompson Area Coordinator
Sean Undercofler Area Coordinator
Patrick Harris Director of Student Activities and Leadership
Brad Maddock Assistant Director, Student Activities and Leadership
Kerri Rigsby Director of the Wellness Center
Denise Smigaj Nurse Practitioner
Kelli Kerpa Associate Director of Counseling Services
Elizabeth Maixner Counselor
Adam Pearlman General Manager, Sodexo

Finance and Administration

Lori Peterson, CPA Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer
B.A., 1987, Carroll College
Loretta Andrews Director of Campus Computing and Information Technology
Renee McMahon Director of Human Resources and Administrative Services
Kerry Jensen Associate Director of Human Resources
Kari Brustkern, CPA Controller
KaRena Reighard Assistant Controller
Jennifer Bingham Business Manager for Finance and Administration
Lori Cano Manager of the Campus Store (Saints Shoppe)


Michael McMahon Vice President for Advancement
B.A., 2004, Carroll College
M.S., 2007, Utah State University
Kathy Ramirez Sr. Major Gifts Office/Planned Giving
Kellie Dold Director of Annual Giving
Renee Wall Director of Alumni and Family Relations
Dan Thies Major Gifts Officer
Kristin Williams Annual Giving Officer
Wendy Tonkovich OIA Gift Accountant
Jerry Kozak System Administrator for Development
Claudia Bickel Director of Advancement Services
Carol Will Charitable Giving and Stewardship Assistant
Cynthia Thornquist Communications and Events Manager for Alumni and Advancement


Charles Gross Athletic Director
Erik Anderson Sports Information Director
Kurt Paulson Head Coach, Men’s Basketball
Rachelle Sayers Head Coach, Women’s Basketball
Harry Clark Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field
Shannon Flynn Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Cross Country; Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field
James Stanton Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field
Troy Purcell Head Coach, Football
Randy Bandelow  Assistant Coach, Football
Wesley Nurse Assistant Coach, Football
Alex Pfannenstiel Assistant Coach, Football
Ryan Springer Assistant Coach, Football
Bennett MacIntyre Head Coach, Men’s and Women’s Golf
Doug Mello Head Coach, Men’s Soccer
David Thorvilson Head Coach, Women’s Soccer
Aaron Jackson Head Coach, Women’s Softball
Maureen Boyle Head Coach, Women’s Volleyball
Kris Ward Head Athletic Trainer
Jeff Birchell Assistant Athletic Trainer
Maise Walters Assistant Athletic Trainer
Steve Jones Director of Sports Facilities

Campus Ministry

Rev. Marc Lenneman College Chaplain/Director of Campus Ministry
Bart Tolleson Associate Director of Campus Ministry
Deidre Casey Assistant Director of Campus Ministry


Butch Biskupiak Director of Facilities
Dan Byrd Assistant Director of Facilities
John Juntunen Grounds Manager