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College Coordinating Council

The Patton College Coordinating Council, chaired by the Dean, is the formal administrative leadership body charged with addressing challenges that impede the success and effectiveness of faculty, staff, and students.

Purpose of the Council:

  1. To encourage a constructive, positive, and affirming culture that fosters performance, progress, and prominence.
  2. To address challenges that impede the success and effectiveness of faculty, staff, and students.
  3. To steward the common vision guiding The Patton College toward performance, progress, and prominence.
  4. To develop and maintain a strong sense of community, essential to breaking down silos, territorialism, and other dysfunctional elements.
  5. To encourage collaboration and professional autonomy in solving problems across and within units of The Patton College.
  6. To provide technical and psychosocial support across and within units of the College.

Functions of the Council:

  1. Establishes and maintains open lines of communication among a diverse community of leaders essential in carrying out the mission and vision of The Patton College.
  2. Provides an intentional and purposeful venue for communicating needs for information, resources and support.
  3. Engages in ongoing professional development experiences and activities necessary for effective leadership and management.
  4. Provides support in the development, facilitation, and implementation of solutions to promote greater efficiency and effectiveness across and within units of the College.

Council Members:

Dean Headshot
Renée A. Middleton
Dean
McCracken Hall 133
740.593.9449


PaulinsAnn Paulins
Senior Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies
McCracken Hall 133
740.593.4402

 

John Henning
John Henning
Assistant Dean for Academic Engagement and Outreach
McCracken Hall 133
740.593.0253
 

Maureen Coon
Maureen Coon
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs & Academic Advising
McCracken Hall 124L
740.593.1302
 

Frans Doppen
Frans Doppen
Chair, Teacher Education
McCracken Hall, 210B
740.593.0254

 

Dave Moore
David Moore
Chair, Educational Studies
McCracken Hall 250
740.597.1322

 

Valerie Martin Conley
Valerie Martin Conley
Chair, Counseling & Higher Education
McCracken Hall 105D
740.593.9426
 

Beth Vanderveer
Beth VanDerveer
Chair, Recreation and Sport Pedagogy
Grover Center E148
740.593.0235
 

Greg Foley
Greg Foley
Morton Professor of Mathematics Education
McCracken Hall 117
740.593.4430
 

Jim Salzman
Jim Salzman
Executive Director, Literacy Center
McCracken Hall 338
740.593.4419
 

Ralph Martin
Ralph Martin
Professor of Teacher Education
McCracken Hall 246
740.593.4455
 

Yegan Pillay
Yegan Pillay
Director, George E. Hill Center
McCracken Hall 372
740.593.9427


     Marcy Kennedy
     Director, Center for Professional Development School Partnerships
     McCracken Hall 119B
     740.593.9989

Linda Fife
Linda Fife
Director, Institute Democracy in Education
McCracken Hall

 

Laura Risler
Laura Risler
Director, Center for Higher Education
McCracken Hall

 

Cathy Waller
Cathy Waller
Director, Child Development Center
Ridges Bldg 27, 108
740.593.1819
 

Tim Binegar
Timothy Binegar
Director of Development
McCracken Hall 133
740.593.4465

 

Kwabena Owusu-Kwarteng
Kwabena Owusu-Kwarteng
Director, Upward Bound
McCracken Hall 124D
740.593.4432
 

Tamy Solomon
Tamala Solomon
Director, Alumni Relations and Events
McCracken Hall 215F
740.597.2990
 

Beth Backes
Beth Backes
Director of the Curriculum and Technology Center and Online Programs
McCracken Hall 215C
740.539.2288
 

     Kim Barlag
     Communications & Design Specialist
     McCracken Hall 215F
     740.593.9586

Lindsey Ladd
Lindsey Ladd
Statistical Data and forecasting Administrator
McCracken Hall 107
740.597.3164


     Chip Rice
     Research Grants Development Coordinator
     McCracken Hall
     740.597.9007

Connie Patterson
Connie Patterson
Director, Assessment & Academic Improvement
McCracken Hall 119C
740.593.0084
 

Beth Lydic
Beth Lydic
Administrative and Financial Officer
McCracken Hall 133
740.593.4401
 

     Candy Johnson
     Executive Assistant to the Dean
     McCracken Hall 133
     740.593.4405

 

 

 

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