Kyle Anthony

Assistant Professor in History
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: Kyle.Anthony@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6157
Office: Xavier 201




Jacqlynn Asherman, MSN, RNC-OB

Assistant Professor in Nursing
B.S.N., University of Saint Mary
M.S.N., MidAmerica Nazarene University
Email: Asherman384@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6176
Office: Berchmans 322



Tom Bertoncino

Athletic Training and Exercise Science Program Director
Associate Professor

B.S., Pittsburg State University
M.S., University of Kansas
Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: thomas.bertoncino@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6260
Office: Berchmans 322



Ollie Bogdon

Assistant Professor in Education
Accreditation, Research & Grant Coordinator
MSP Grant Manager

B.S., M.S., Cornell University
Ph.D., University of Missouri—Kansas City
Email: Ollie.Bogdon@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-319-3009
Office: USM Overland Park




Bryan Bond

Co-Director of Research for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Professor in Physical Therapy

B.S., University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
B.S., D.C., National University of Health Sciences, Lombard, Illinois
M.S., University of Kansas
Email: Bryan.Bond@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6183
Office: Berchmans 138




Roger Bonner

Criminology Program Director
Assistant Professor in Criminology

B.S., Colorado Technical University
M.S., Ph.D., Capella University
Email: Roger.Bonner@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6154
Office: Mead 414




Dan Burland

Behavioral Sciences Department Chair
Associate Professor  

B.A., Western Washington University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Email: daniel.burland@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6148
Office: Mead 415




Cameron Carlson

Department Chair of Education
Assistant Professor in Education

B.A., M.A., Ed.D., Wichita State University 
Email: Cameron.Carlson@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6159



Jill Hebert Carlson

Associate Professor in English
B.A., College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University
M.A., University of Minnesota Duluth
Ph.D., Western Michigan University
Email: hebert26@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6491
Office: Saint Mary 314




Patricia Carnahan

Professor in Education
B.S., M.S., Kansas State University
M.S., Baker University
Ed.D., University of Phoenix
Email: carnahanp@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6412
Office: De Paul 8





Hannah Colmer

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S. Kansas State University
Ph.D. University of Kansas
Email: Hannah.colmer@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4302
Office: Miege 210




Jim Cox

Instructor in Business/Marketing
Email: Jim.Cox@stmary.edu
B.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City
M.A., University of Kansas
M.B.A., University of Saint Mary




Jamie Dehan

Department Chair for Physical Therapy
Assistant Professor in Physical Therapy

B.S., M.P.T., Rockhurst University
D.P.T., University of Kansas Medical Center
Email: Jamie.Dehan@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6106
Office: Berchmans 124





Kathleen Dekrey

Instructor of biology 
B.S., University of South Dakota
M.D., University of South Dakota
Email: dekrey949@stmary.edu
Office: Miege 303




Kerry Dixon

Field Experience Coordinator
Assistant Professor in Education

B.A., M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale
Email: kerry.dixon@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4300
Office: De Paul 10




Carolyn Doolittle

Director of Education Programs at OPC
Professor in Education

B.A., MidAmerica Nazarene University
M.S., Ed.D., University of Kansas
Email: carolyn.doolittle@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-319-3009
Office: USM Overland Park



Richard Gunter

Business Department Chair
Instructor in Business

B.S.B.A., Central Michigan University
M.B.A., Mid-American Nazarene University
Email: gunter27@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4338
Office: USM Overland Park




Sheila Hammonds, MBA, RHIA

Health Information and Technology Department Chair
Assistant Professor in Health Information Management

B.S., University of Kansas
M.B.A., Mid-America Nazarene University
Email: Sheila.Hammonds@stmary.edu





Mark Harvey

Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Business Programs at OPC
B.A., Washburn University
M.A., University of Missouri—Kansas City
M.A., University of Wales, Swansea
Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: mark.harvey@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-319-3011
Office: USM Overland Park




Steven Herndon

Instructor in Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Stephen F. Austin State University
Email: Steven.Herndon@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6427
Office: Miege 102 C




Erin N. Hess-Escalante

Assistant Professor in Business Administration
Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio
M.S., Avila University
B.S., Baker University
Email: Erin.Hess-Escalante@stmary.edu

Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6424
Office: Miege 112A

 




Tina Howard, MSN, RNC-OB

Associate Professor 
B.S.N., MidAmerica Nazarene University
M.S.N., University of Missouri-Kansas City
Email: Howard69@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4344
Office: Berchmans 320




Brian W. Hughes

Theology Program Director
Professor in Theology

B.A., Santa Clara University
M.A., Ph.D., Boston College
Email: brian.hughes@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6317
Office: Saint Mary 304




Van S. Ibsen

Theatre Program Director
Associate Professor in Drama and Speech

B.A., Kearney State College
M.A., Purdue University
Email: ibsenv@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6152
Office: Xavier 207




Kelly Johnson

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
B.S., Eastern Washington University
M.S., University of Akron
Ph.D., University of New Mexico
Email: Kelly.Johnson@stmary.edu

 



Katherine Jorgenson

Instructor of Psychology
B.A., Truman State University
M.Ed., Loyola University Chicago
Ph.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City
Email: Katherine.Jorgenson@stmary.edu

 



Emily Kasprzak

Assistant Professor in Theatre Arts
M.F.A., Michigan State University
Email: emily.kasprzak@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6171
Office: Xavier 207




Karen Kidder, DNP, RN, CNE

Nursing Department Chair
Associate Professor in Nursing

B.S.N., University of Maryland at Baltimore
M.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
D.N.P., Carlow University, Pittsburgh, Penn.
Email: Kidder18@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4386
Office: Berchmans 312




Linda King, Ph.D., RN, CNE

MSN Program Director
Assistant Professor in Nursing

B.S.N., Pittsburg State University
M.S.N., Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: Linda.King@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6298
Office: Berchmans 321




Nancy King

Psychology Program Co-Director
Professor in Psychology

B.S., Central Missouri State University
M.S./Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: KingN@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6103
Office: Mead 411




Christopher Kinslow

Admissions Chair for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Assistant Professor in Physical Therapy

B.S. Physical Therapy, University of Missouri-Columbia
Doctorate in Chiropractic, Cleveland Chiropractic College
Email: Chris.Kinslow@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6186
Office: Berchmans 112




Rosemary Kolich, SCL

Language and Literature Department Chair
Associate Professor in English

B.A., Saint Mary College
M.A., Bread Loaf School of English, Middlebury College
Ph.D., St. Louis University
Email: KolichR@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4377
Office: Saint Mary 311




Michelle Krakar, MSN, RN, CCRN

Assistant Professor in Nursing
B.S., Columbus State University
B.S.N., University of Saint Mary
M.S., Troy State University
M.S.N., University of Saint Mary
Email: Michelle.Krakar@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4321
Office: Berchmans 317




William Krusemark

McGilley Chair for Liberal Studies
Fine Arts Department Chair
Music Program Director
Professor in Music

B.M.E., M.M.E., University of Kansas
D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City
Email: KrusemarkW@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6460
Office: Mead 304




Gwen Landever

Academic Dean
Associate Professor in Education

B.S., M.S., University of Kansas
Ed.D., Baker University
Email: Gwen.Landever@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6159
Office: Saint Mary 207


Christina Liu

Instructor of Music
B.Mus., Washington State University
M.Mus., University of Michigan
Email: Christina.Liu@stmary.edu

 



Caroline Mackintosh

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Department Chair
Biology Program Director
Professor in Biology

B.Sc., University of Edinburgh
M.Sc., University of Aberdeen
Ph.D., University of Glasgow
Email: mackintoshc@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6161
Office: Miege 315



Todd Moore

Assistant Professor in Biology
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Kansas State University
Email: moore663@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6418
Office: Miege 102 B



Susan Nelson

Associate Professor in Art
B.F.A., M.F.A., University of Kansas
Email: NelsonS@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6151
Office: Xavier 104




Allison Nicholson

Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Baker University
M.S.N., University of Saint Mary
Email: Allison.Nicholson@stmary.edu
Phone:
913-758-6254

 


 

Scott O’Leary

Philosophy Minor Program Director
Associate Professor in Philosophy

B.A., Boston College
M.A., Ph.D., Fordham University
Email: Scott.OLeary@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6296
Office: Saint Mary 312




Dawn Osborne

Director of Clinical Education for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Assistant Professor in Physical Therapy

B.S. in Kinesiology, Kansas State University 
B.S. in Human Nutrition, Kansas State University 
DPT, Hardin Simmons University
Email: dawn.osborne@stmary.edu

Phone: 913-758-6142
Office: Berchmans 127
 




Sofía Paredes

Spanish Minor Program Director
Assistant Professor in Spanish
B.A., Pontificia Universidad Católica (Ecuador)
M.A. Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar (Ecuador)
Ph.D., University of California at Davis
Email: sofia.paredes@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6262
Office: Saint Mary 310




Laveda Peterlin

Assistant Professor of Digital Communications
B.A., St. Xavier  University
M.A., Lindenwood University
Ph. D., University of Kansas
Email: Laveda.Peterlin@stmary.edu

 



Michael Powers, PT, DPT, NCS, ECS

Assistant Professor in Physical Therapy
B.S. Physical Therapy, University of Florida 
MSPT, Rocky Mountain University 
DPT, Rocky Mountain University
Email: Michael.Powers@stmary.edu

Phone: 913-758-6113
Office: Berchmans 115
 




Shelby Prindaville

Art Program Director
Assistant Professor in Art

B.A., University of Pennsylvania
M.F.A., Louisiana State University
Email: prindaville021@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6184
Office: Xavier 104 J




Amanda Quantz

Theology and Pastoral Ministry Department Chair
Pastoral Ministry Program Director
Professor in Theology

B.A., University of San Diego
M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School
Ph.D., University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto
Email: Amanda.Quantz@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6158
Office: Saint Mary 301




Joy Raser

Digital Communications Program Director
Professor in English

B.A., Point Loma Nazarene College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: RaserJ@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-682-5151 ext. 6489
Office: Saint Mary 315




Natalya Tovmasyan Riegg

History, Political Science, and Global Studies Department Chair
History Program Director
Global Studies Program Director
Professor in Political Science and Global Studies

B.A., Ph.D., Yerevan State University, Armenia
Email: RieggNa@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4384
Office: Xavier 203 B



Randall P. Scott

Political Science Program Director
Associate Professor in Political Science and Global Studies

B.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.S.W., University of Kansas
M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri - Kansas City
Email: ScottR@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6483
Office: Xavier 202




Anand Shetty

Co-Director of Research for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Professor in Physical Therapy

B.S., University of Mysore, India
B.S., Karnatak University
M.S., University of Mysore, India
Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado
Email: Anand.Shetty@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6139
Office: Berchmans 130






Joseph Shih

Assistant Professor of Biology
B.A., Rutgers University
Ph.D., Harvard University
Email: Joseph.Shih@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6268
Office: Miege 312




Kelly Siler, MSN, RN

Clinical Instructor in Nursing
M.S.N., University of Mary
Email: Kelly.Siler@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6177
Office: Berchmans 318




Rick Silvey

Mathematics Program Director
Professor in Mathematics

B.S., Missouri Western State College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City
Email: SilveyR@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6405
Office: Miege 102 A




Diane Steele, SCL

President
Professor in Theology

B.A., Saint Mary College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Phone: 913-758-6102
Office: Saint Mary 203




Melanie Stroda

Associate Professor in Nursing
B.S.N, M.S.N, University of Kansas Medical Center
Email: Melanie.Stroda@stmary.edu





David Strohm

Director of Psychology Programs at OPC
Associate Professor in Graduate Psychology / Applied Psychology Programs

B.A., Kansas State University
M.A., Chapman University
Ph.D., Kansas State University
Email: strohm57@stmary.edu



Sunny Sun

Computer Information Systems Department
Assistant Professor in Computer Information Systems

B.A., Shandon University, Jinan, China
M.A., M.S., Ph.D. Georgia State University
Email: Shuxiang.Sun@stmary.edu

Phone: 913-758-6199



Jessica Vega-Anaya

Assistant Professor in Accounting
M.A.I.S., B.B.A.A., University of Kansas
Email: Jessica.Vega-Anaya@stmary.edu

Phone: 913-758-6261
Office: Miege 112A





Jillian Wasson

Assistant Professor in Psychology
B.A., M.S., University of Kansas
Ph.D. University of Missouri - Kansas City
Email: Jillian.Wasson@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-319-3015




Masakatsu Watanabe

Chemistry Program Director
Assistant Professor in Chemistry

B.A., West Virginia University
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Email: watanabem@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6294
Office: Miege 213




Phillip (Phil) Watlington

Accounting Program Director
Assistant Professor in Accounting

B.S., University Missouri – Kansas City
MBA, University Missouri – Kansas City, Accounting & Control
Email: Watlington322@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6425
Office: Miege 105




Daniel Williams

Assistant Professor in Biology
B.A., Berry College, Rome, GA
M.S., Georgia College & State University
Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: williams255@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6150
Office: Miege 309




MaryAnne Winn, MSN, RN, CCRN

Assistant Professor in Nursing
B.S., University of Missouri-Columbia
B.S.N., Central Methodist University
M.S.N., University of Missouri-Columbia
Email: MaryAnne.Winn@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6259
Office: Berchmans 316




Rui-Ping Xia

Associate Professor in Physical Therapy
B.Sc., M.Sc., Tianjin University, China
Ph.D., University of Bristol, UK
Email: XiaR@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6180
Office: Berchmans 114




Adam Yoder

Assistant Professor in Physical Therapy
B.A., Bethel University
DPT, Southwest Baptist University
Email: adam.yoder@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-6191
Office: Berchmans 136




Karenbeth Zacharias

Director, Lawrence D. Starr Center for Peace & Justice
History Program Secondary Education Liaison
Assistant Professor in History

B.A., J.D., Ph.D., University of Kansas
Email: Karenbeth.Zacharias@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-758-4367
Office:
Xavier 316




James Zimmerman

Sport Management Program Director
Associate Professor in Sport Management

B.S., Fort Hays State University
M.S., United States Sports Academy, Daphne, AL
Email: zimmermanj@stmary.edu
Phone: 913-682-5151 ext. 6428
Office: Miege 112A