UNK welcomes 55 new employees for start of 2021-22 academic year

The University of Nebraska at Kearney welcomed 55 new employees to campus for the start of the 2021-22 academic year. The following list includes faculty and staff whose first working day was in July, August or September, as well as employees scheduled to start in October.

Nam Hoang Le Accounting/Finance/Economics Assistant Professor
Xiangge Wang Accounting/Finance/Economics Assistant Professor
Logan Prater Admissions Admissions Counselor
Nadine Saylor Art and Design Assistant Professor
Jessica Wall Alber Art and Design Office Associate
Marjorie Garcia-Kerboul Biology Research Technician L1
Alexis Hobbs Biology Lecturer
Yipeng Sui Biology Assistant Professor
Megan Goeke CBT Career Center Assistant Director, Online Coordinator and Academic Coach
Lillian Ralston Child Development Center Teacher Assistant
Natasha Rethorst Child Development Center Lead Teacher
Mariel Shalz Child Development Center Teacher Assistant
Jordan McCoy Counseling Wellness Promotion and Prevention Coordinator
Jesse Andrews Cyber Systems Post Doc Research Associate
Jacques Bou Abdo Cyber Systems Assistant Professor
Shuvalaxmi Dass Cyber Systems Assistant Professor
April Phillips Educational Administration Associate Professor
Saralisa Helleberg English Office Associate
Jaeryong Lee English Lecturer – One Yr
Conner Arnold Facilities Management & Planning Utility Operator
David Ash Facilities Management & Planning Zone PM Associate-HVAC/Ref
Chelesea Kenton Facilities Management & Planning Custodian
Joshua Lantzer Facilities Management & Planning Auto Mechanic
Karlye Leibrandt Facilities Management & Planning Custodian
Jason Taylor Facilities Management & Planning Environmental/Health & Safety Technician
Jeremy Vinzenz Facilities Management & Planning Groundskeeper
Heidi Patsios Health Science Programs Health Sciences Adviser
Jared Burgoon Industrial Technology Assistant Professor
Olugbenro Ogunrinde Industrial Technology Assistant Professor
Mitch Peters Industrial Technology Lecturer
Daniel Smith Industrial Technology Lecturer
Alfred Spain Industrial Technology Lecturer
Kaiti George Kinesiology & Sports Sciences Lecturer
Elena Robinson Kinesiology & Sports Sciences Assistant Professor
Erin Sweeney Kinesiology & Sports Sciences Assistant Professor
Deena Schleiger Learning Commons Office Associate
Moises Castillo Negrete Library Library Access Services Associate
Jennifer Haddon Library Processing & Outreach Archivist/Assistant Prof.
Robert Macy Management Assistant Professor
Anand Sharma Management Associate Professor
Gregory Nies Marketing/Agribusiness/SCM Assistant Professor
Mirim Kim Music, Theatre, And Dance Collaborative Pianist
Jeffrey Babl Office of the University Registrar Education Records Assessor
Yayu Peng Physics & Astronomy Assistant Professor
Keri Kytola Psychology Assistant Professor
Anfernee Covarrubias Linares Residence Life Residence Hall Coordinator
Kelley Robinson Residence Life Residence Hall Coordinator
Tammy Eaton Student Center/Union Directory Assistant Services Supervisor
Linda Kitt Student Health Office Assistant
Jordan Dille Teacher Education Assistant Professor
Marisa Macy Teacher Education Associate Professor
Alicia Saxe Teacher Education Lecturer
Sara Wells Teacher Education Lecturer
Clark Finecy UNK Police Police Officer
Jason Miller Women’s Softball Assistant Coach