College of Safety and Emergency Services

Full Time Faculty

  • Barry Badners, M.S.
    Occupational Safety and Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • Paul Baumgardner Ph.D.
    Applied Management and Decision Science
    Walden University
  • David Becker, M.A
    Health Services Management
    Webster University
  • Gregory Boothe, Ph.D.
    Public Health Epidemiology
    Walden University
  • Denis Bourcier, Ph.D.
    Toxicology
    Utah State University
  • Jeffrey Buckau, D.O., M.S.
    Osteopathic Medicine
    Midwestern University
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • Erlan Burk, Ph.D.
    Business Administration/ Applied Computer Science
    Northcentral University
  • Kim Clay, Ph.D.
    Business Administration
    Specialty Criminal Justice Administration
    Northcentral University
  • Robert Cook, M.S., M.A.
    Occupational Safety and Health
    Columbia Southern University
    Public Administration
    Framingham State College
  • Stephen Demeter, M.S.
    Fire Science
    Grand Canyon University
  • Bart Eltz, Ph.D.
    Emergency Management
    Capella University
  • Ashley French, Ph. D.
    Criminal Justice
    University of Louisville
  • Heather Frost, Ph.D.
    Civil Engineering and Geological
    Sciences
    University of Notre Dame
  • Jamie Gauthier, M.S., M.B.A.
    Criminal Justice Leadership
    Northeastern University
    Public Administration
    Columbia Southern University
  • Barry Goodson, M.S.
    Administration of Justice & Security
    University of Phoenix
  • Paul Hasenmeier, M.P.A.
    Public Administration
    Capella University
  • Justin Heim, Ph.D.
    Public Administration
    Northcentral University
  • Allyson Heisey, Ph.D.
    Information Technology
    Capella University
  • Heather Holt, M.B.A., M.S.
    Business Administration
    University of Phoenix
    Emergency Services Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • Charles Kelly, Ph.D.
    Administration of Justice
    University of Southern Mississippi
  • Patrick Kelly, M.B.A.
    Business Administration
    Loyola College of Maryland
  • Cliff Krahenbill, M.S.
    Information Technology
    Capella University
    Cybersecurity
    University of Maryland University College
  • Nick Lees, M.S.
    Nuclear Engineering
    Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Shannon Lindey, M.S.
    Safety/Security/Emergency Management
    Eastern Kentucky University
  • Ming Luong, D.C.S.
    Enterprise Information Systems
    Colorado Technical University
  • Thomas Maloney, M.B.A.
    Public Administration
    University of Phoenix
  • Debbie Manzano, Ph.D.
    Information Technology
    Capella University
  • Sancho Manzano, Ph.D.
    Information Technology
    Capella University
  • Linda Martin, M.B.A., M.S.
    General Management
    Plymouth State University
    Health and Safety
    Indiana State University
  • Ceceile Mason, Ph.D.
    Pharmacology
    Florida A&M University
  • David Milen, Ph.D.
    Public Health
    Walden University
  • Jafar Momani, Ph.D.
    Evaluation Measurement & Research
    Western Michigan University
  • Joseph Moore, Ph.D.
    Public Policy Administration
    Walden University
  • William Mulherin, J.D.
    Law
    Creighton University
  • Stacy Murphy, M.S.
    Environmental Pollution Control
    Pennsylvania State University
  • James Olds, M.S.
    Engineering Technology
    Murray State University
  • Dennis Phalen, M.A.
    Homeland Security
    American Military University
  • Lisa Quibodeaux, Ph.D.
    Criminal Justice
    Walden University
  • David Reed, M.S.
    Allied Health
    University of Connecticut
  • John Rhoades, M.S.
    Executive Fire Service Leader
    Grand Canyon University
  • Jeannie Riner, M.H.S., M.H.A.
    Health Science
    Health Services Administration
    Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • William Rogerson, Ph.D.
    Human Ecology/Community Health
    University of Tennessee
  • Thomas Rzemyk, Ed. D.
    Higher Education Leadership
    Northcentral University
  • Travis Smith, M.S.
    Safety/Security/Emergency Management
    Eastern Kentucky University
  • Kenneth Staelgraeve, M.S.
    Public Administration
    Central Michigan University
  • William Turnbull, M.S.
    Public Health/Community Health
    Walden University
  • Kevin Walsh, Ph.D.
    Criminal Justice
    Sam Houston State University
  • Todd Weidman, M.B.A., M.P.A.
    Human Resource Management
    Columbia Southern University
    Fire Science Management
    Anna Maria College
  • Timothy Whitham, M.S.
    Leadership
    Grand Canyon University
  • Sabrina Williams, Ph.D.
    Industrial Engineering
    Mississippi State University

Part Time Faculty

  • Don Adams, Ed.D.
    Organizational Leadership
    Argosy University
  • Todd Alt, Ed.D.
    Organizational Leadership
    Nova Southeastern University
  • Scott Avery, M.P.A.
    Public Administration
    Southern Illinois University
  • Elizabeth Barcena, L.L.M.
    Criminal Law
    Buffalo State College
  • Steven Bardwell, M.S.
    Fire Science
    Grand Canyon University
  • Michael Beyerstedt, M.A.
    Organizational Management
    Spring Arbor University
  • Melissa Black, M.S.
    Occupational Safety and Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • Ralph Blessing, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • Noel Broman, M.S.
    Management Information Systems
    Nova Southeastern University
  • Lisa Bruno, J.D., M.A.
    Law
    Massachusetts School of Law
    Criminal Justice
    Anna Maria College
  • Rio Budd, M.S.
    Occupational Safety and Health/Environmental Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • William Bullock, D.H.Sc.
    Health Science
    Nova Southeastern University
  • Robert Burdwell, Ph.D.
    Organizational Management
    Capella University
  • Chad Carey, M.B.A.
    Business Administration
    Columbia Southern University
  • Robert David, M.S.
    Computer Science/Software Engineering
    The University of West Florida
  • Kenneth Edwards, Ph.D.
    Civil and Construction Engineering
    Iowa State University
  • Christopher Elg, M.A.S., M.P.A.
    Administrative Science Fairleigh Dickinson University
    Public Administration
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Ronald Fitzgerald, D.P.A.
    Public Administration
    Nova Southeastern University
  • Jimmie Flores, D.M., Ph.D.
    Organizational Leadership/ Information Systems & Technology
    University of Phoenix
    Human and Organizational Systems
    Fielding Graduate University
  • Matthew Gaines, M.S.
    Aviation Safety/Industrial Safety
    Management
    University of Central Missouri
  • Michael Garasic, M.S.
    Criminal Justice
    Saint Leo University
  • Daniel Gaumont, M.P.A.
    Public Administration
    Western Michigan University
  • Harlan Giles, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Southeastern Oklahoma State University
  • Steven Gillespie, Ed.D.
    Organizational Leadership
    Grand Canyon
  • James Golden, M.S.
    Emergency Management
    Jacksonville State University
  • Dolores Gough, M.S.
    Environmental Engineering
    University of Southern California
  • George Gough, M.S.
    Environmental Engineering
    University of Southern California
  • Karen Grabenstein, M.A.
    Education/Adult Education and Training
    University of Phoenix
  • Bae Han, Ph.D.
    Industrial Engineering
    West Virginia University
  • Jerel Harris, Ph.D.
    Health Policy and Management
    Georgia Southern University
  • Marcus Heard, M.S., M.B.A.
    Safety/Security/Emergency Management
    Eastern Kentucky University
    Management
    University of West Georgia
  • Haejo Hwang, Ph.D.
    Environmental Science
    Ohio State University
  • Joseph Jackens, M.S.
    Civil Engineering
    University of Pittsburg
    Safety Sciences
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Ronald Johnson, M.S.
    Occupational and Environmental Health
    University of Iowa
  • Alan Joos, M.S.
    Executive Fire Service Leadership
    Grand Canyon University
  • Thomas Kelley, Ph.D.
    Criminology
    Florida State University
  • David Kerr, Ph.D.
    Organization and Management
    Capella University
  • Charles Kocher, Ed.D.
    Educational Leadership
    Saint Joseph's University
  • Muthu Kuchanur, Ph.D.
    Environmental Engineering
    Texas A&M University
  • Dan Lessley, M.S.
    Public Health
    The University of Alabama at
    Birmingham
  • Jeff Lichtfuss, M.S.
    Criminal Justice/Homeland Security
    Administration
    Tiffin University
  • Carolyn Littell, J.D.
    Law
    Samford University
  • Eduardo Martinez, J.D., M.A., M.S.S.
    Law
    Mississippi College
    Legal Studies
    Antioch University
    Strategic Studies
    U.S. Army War College
  • George McCord, M.S.
    Critical Incident Management
    Saint Leo University
  • Guy McFarland, M.A.
    Emergency and Disaster Management
    American Military University
  • Leona Mcgowan, M.S.
    Criminal Justice
    Saint Leo University
  • Jonathan McMahan, M.S.
    Leadership
    Grand Canyon University
  • Brooks McPhail, Ph.D
    Toxicology
    University of Georgia
  • Wilmond Meadows, M.P.A.
    Public Administration/Criminal Justice
    Columbus State University
  • Pedro Medrano, M.S.
    Environmental Engineering
    California State University
  • Michael Mellette, M.S.
    Industrial Technology
    Texas A & M University
    Public Health
    Tulane University
  • Vicki Miller, Ph.D.
    Emergency Management
    North Dakota State University
  • David Munro, Ph.D.
    Public Policy Administration
    Walden University
  • John Nord, M.S.M.
    Information System Security
    Colorado Technical University
  • Tanyi Obenson, Ph.D.
    Public Health
    Walden University
  • Luther Oxendine, M.B.A., M.S.
    Human Resource Management
    Occupational Safety and Health/ Environmental Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • Michael Parker, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health/ Environmental Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • William Pate, D. P. H.
    Public Health
    University of Texas Health Science Center
  • Gary Pierce, M.S.
    Computer Information Systems
    Georgia State University
  • Gregory Ranard, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • Richard Rempo, M.S.
    Homeland Security/Safety & Security
    Wilmington College
  • Patricia Riley, D.B.A.
    Business Administration
    Argosy University
  • Zara Roach, M.A., J.D.
    Professional Studies/Labor Management Studies
    State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Juris Doctor
    Quinnipiac University
  • Edmond Rodriguez, M.S.
    Executive Fire Service Leadership
    Grand Canyon University
  • Neal Rose, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Columbia Southern University
  • James Roughton, M.S.
    Safety Science
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Ryan Rucker, Ed.D.
    Curriculum and Instruction
    Valdosta State University
  • David Sanchez, J.D., M.S.
    Law
    Loyola Law School
    Criminal Justice Administration
    Columbia Southern University
  • James Shaw, M.S.
    Emergency Services Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • Tamarila Shelton, MS, MBA
    Information Systems
    Strayer University
    Project Management
    Columbia Southern University
  • Christina Spoons, Ph.D
    Public Policy and Administration
    Walden University
  • Sheryl Starkey Bulloch, M.S.
    Management Information Systems
    Auburn University
  • Suzanne Swab, M.A.
    Emergency and Disaster Management
    American Military University
  • Edem Tetteh, Ph.D.
    Technology
    Purdue University
  • Antonio Tovar, D.M.
    Organizational Leadership/ Information Systems and Technology
    University of Phoenix
  • Robert Uda, Ph.D.
    Homeland Security
    Northcentral University
  • Jelena Vucetic, D.Sc. Tech.
    Technical Sciences
    University of Belgrade
  • Durward Weeks, M.S.
    Public Health
    Tulane University
  • Mitchel Weiss, J.D., M.E.
    Law
    Florida Coastal School of Law
    Environmental Engineering
    University of Florida
  • Donnie West, M.S.
    Occupational Safety & Health
    Columbia Southern University
    Leadership
    Grand Canyon University
  • Ruthie Williams, Ph.D.
    Human Services
    Capella University
  • Barbara Wise, Ed.D.
    Sports Management / Human
    Resource Management
    United States Sports University
  • James Withers, Ph.D.
    Agricultural and Biosystem
    Engineering
    Iowa State University
  • Timothy Witherspoon, Ph.D.
    Environmental Sciences
    Oklahoma State University
  • William Yates, Ph.D.
    Environmental Sciences
    Jackson State University