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Executive Leadership and Faculty

Abell, Ritta, Chair Cross-cultural Communications (5180)

B.A. – Speech and Theatre, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY

M.A. – Communication, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY

Ph.D. – Interpersonal Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Brogdon, Lewis, Chair Religious Studies Department (5115)

B.A –Religion & Philosophy, Bluefield College

M.Div.- New testament Studies-Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary H

Ph.D.- Theology, Regent University

Caldwell, Chris, Vice-President for Academic Affairs and Chair, Religious Studies (5164)

B.A. – English, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

M. Div. – Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY

Ph.D. – Religion, Baylor University, Waco, TX

Clark, Phyllis, Vice-President for Student Services (5111)

B.S.- Music Education, University of Arkansas

M.E.- Master of Education, Education and Counseling Psychology

Cosby, Kevin W., President (5114)

B.A. – Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond

M.Div. – Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY

D. Min. – United Theological Seminary, Dayton, OH

Cosby-Gaither, Christine, Coordinator, Ida B. Wells ADOS Center Program & Director of Church Partnerships (5127)

B.S. – Psychology – Northern Kentucky University

M.A. – Business Communication – Spalding University, Louisville

Ed.D. – Leadership Education – Spalding University, Louisville

Davenport, Kevin, Chair Music Dept. & Director of College Bands (5131)

B.S. – Music Education, Tennessee State University

M.A. – Music Education, Hampton University, Hampton, VA

Ed.S. – Educational Administration and Supervision, Tennessee State University

Ed.D. – Educational Administration and Supervision, Tennessee State University

Davis, Glenn-Vice-President for Development (5169)

B.A. – Communication, University of Kentucky

Hayes, Charles, Instructor in Residence

B.M. – Music Education, Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA

M.A. – Music, Choral Conducting, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Jobst, Kenneth, Vice-President for Assessment and Advancement (5129)

BS – Family Studies, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 

M.Div. – Pastoral Ministry, Asbury Theological Seminary, Wilmore

D.Min. – Advanced Practice, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

LeDet, Shirrod

B.S. – Technology, Sullivan University

M.B.A – Business, Strayer University

Meaux, Wayne, Chair Business Entrepreneurship (5181)

B.A. – Business Administration, McKendree University, Louisville, KY

M.B.A. – Webster University, St. Louis, MO

Ed.D. – Interpersonal Communication, Spaulding University, Louisville, KY

Nelson-Yarbrough, Edith, General Studies Instructor and Faculty Development Coordinator

MAT – Education, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Seay, Nancy, Chair Sociology and General Studies (5166)

B. A. – History, University of Toledo

M. A. – Educational Theory and Social Foundations, University of Toledo, OH

Ph. D. – Educational Psychology, University of Toledo, OH

Smith, Frank, Executive Vice-President and Special Assistant to the President (5116)

B.A. – Bible and General Communications, Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN

M.S. – Management, Indiana Wesleyan University, Louisville, KY

Wilson, Brendan, Math instructor and Computer Lab Coordinator (5124)

B. S. – Mathematics, Wright State University, Detroit, MI

M. S. – Mathematics, Wright State University, Detroit, MI

Young, Barbara, Provost (5204)

B. A. – English, University of Louisville

M. A. – English, University of Louisville

Ed.D. – Indiana University, Bloomington

J.D. – Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville


Allen, Seth (5117)

Library Director

Barger, TaKeisha ( 5176)

Executive Assistant, Academic Affairs

Bartell, Sandra (5177)

Clerical Assistant, Student Services

Blackburn, Gwen (5173)

Director of Sports Information

Boyd, Lavonda (5126)

Admissions Director

Brown, Kate (5110)

Director, Information Systems

Caldwell, Anna (5172)

Student Services Program Coordinator

Cherry, Akhilah (5143)

Administrative Assistant, Christian Service Program

Eaves, Jerry (5203)

Men’s Basketball Coach

Ellison, Linda (5113)

Writer In Residence

Gardner, Rebecca (5118)

Recruiter, Student Services

Kelley, Carla (5169)

Finance Manager

Linder, Claudette (5125)

Executive Assistant, Executive Vice Presidents

McDonald, Debbie (5168)

Human Resources Manager & Title IX Coordinator

Mills, Cheri (5134)

Executive Assistant to the President

Nance, Charles (Steward 5167, Parrish 5128, A&L 5400, Axton )

Director of Safety

Purdy, Von (5149)

Director of Community Engagement & Development Officer

Sam, Julian (5206)

Director for Student Experience & Percussions Coordinator

Scrivner, Karen (5121)

Director, Financial Aid

Smith, Lindsey (5169)

Database Manager, Development

Thomas, Debbie (5120)

Registrar / Student Records Manager

Vaughn, Shawnta (5122)

Specialist, Help Desk and Information Assistant

Washington, Kathy (5161)

Assistant Director, Title III