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College of Education

Faculty and Staff

Dean Deanna Sands, EdD

EdD, Special Education Research and Administration, University of Alabama
MA, Special Education, University of Michigan
BA, Language, and a minor in Social Studies, University of Michigan
Dean, College of Education
Phone: (206) 296-5758
Building/Room: Loyola 500

Brad J. Porfilio, PhD

PhD, Social Foundations of Education, State University of New York, Buffalo
MS, Secondary Education, Niagara University
MA, History, State University of New York, Brockport College
BA, History, Niagara Univeristy
Associate Dean, Research and Academic Affairs
Professor
Phone: (206) 296-6168
Building/Room: Loyola 515

Brendon K. Taga, PhD, JD

PhD, Learning Sciences & Human Development, University of Washington
JD, Seattle University
MEd, Adult Education & Training, Seattle University
BA, History, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Dean, Academic and Student Services
Assistant Clinical Professor
ADA Coordinator, College of Education
Certification Officer
Phone: (206) 296-2687
Building/Room: Loyola 503

Carol Adams, PhD

PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, Language, Literacy and Culture, University of Washington
MEd, Language and Literacy, Harvard Graduate School of Education
BA, English Literature, Emory University
Instructor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-5756
Building/Room: Loyola 307

Jeff Albertson

Software Programmer, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2205

Jeffery B. Anderson, PhD

PhD, Curriculum Leadership, University of Denver
MA, Special Education, College of St. Thomas
BA, Psychology, University of Minnesota
Director Academic Service-Learning Faculty Fellows Program
Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296.5754
Building/Room: Loyola 402

Beth Armitage

Assessment, Certification and Records Specialist
Phone: (206) 296-6170
Building/Room: Loyola 505

Christy Bauman, MA, LMHC

MA, Counseling, Reformed Theological Seminary
BA, Communication, Texas A&M
Instructor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-5754
Building/Room: Loyola 309

Alise Berti

Senior Administrative Assistant, Professional and Continuing Education
Phone: (206) 296-2147
Building/Room: Loyola 514

Jo Callaghan, MS

MS, Clinical Psychology, Illinois State University
BS, Psychology, minor in Biology, Illinois State University
Certification in School Psychology, University of Colorado-Boulder
Certification in Educational Administration, Lewis and Clark College
Instructor, School Psychology (SPSY)
Phone: (206) 398-4585
Building/Room: Loyola 215

John P. Chattin-McNichols, PhD

PhD, Child Development and Early Education, Stanford University
BA, Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles
Associate Professor
Phone: (206) 296-5775
Building/Room: Loyola 311

Charisse Cowan Pitre, PhD

PhD, Curriculum & Instruction, University of North Texas
MA, Curriculum & Instruction, Seattle University
BA, English, University of Washington
Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Chair, Teaching, Learning and Social Justice Department (EDAD, ENES, MIT/TEED, SPED, SPSY)
Director, Middle College Partnership
Phone: (206) 296-5773
Building/Room: Loyola 315

Jim Dunnigan, MAEd

MA, Curriculum & Instruction, Seattle University
BS, Business and Marketing, Humboldt State University
Instructor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 276-4312
Building/Room: Loyola 313

Nicholaus Erber, PhD, LPC, CAADC, NCC, CCMHC

PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, Walden University
MA, Community Counseling, Western Michigan University
BS, Psychology, Michigan State University
Instructor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-6141
Building/Room: Loyola 403

Gina Esposito

Program Coordinator: Data & Evaluation, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2253
Building/Room: Loyola 508

Amy Eva, PhD

PhD, Educational Psychology- Human Development and Cognition, University of Washington
MA, English, La Sierra University
BA, English, La Sierra University
Associate Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-5778
Building/Room: Loyola 317

Jessica Fenner

Senior Program Administrative Assistant
Master in Teaching (MIT), Special Education (SPED), School Psychology (SPSY), Educating Non-Native English Speakers (ENES)
Phone: (206) 296-5759
Building/Room: Loyola 506

Peggy Fine

BA, Communications, Washington State University
Advancement Resources Training
Development Director
Phone: (206) 296-1896
Building/Room: Loyola 506

Kaelen Frashure

Senior Program Administrative Assistant
Counseling (COUN), Educational Administration (EDAD), Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-5750
Building/Room: Loyola 512

Mary Graham, PhD

PhD, Counseling, Oregon State University
MS, Psychology, Eastern Washington University
BA, Law and Justice, Central Washington University
Associate Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-5748
Building/Room: Loyola 214

Arie Greenleaf, PhD

PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, University of Iowa
MA, Counseling, Clemson University
BS, Political Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Associate Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-4352
Building/Room: Loyola 217

Tana Hasart, EdD

EdD, Educational Leadership (Public Administration), Seattle University
MS, Counseling (Vocational and Adult Focus), Eastern Washington University
BS, Vocational Education and Curriculum, Southern Illinois University
Visiting Professor & Consultant, Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-8272
Building/Room: Loyola 406

Kris Hirschmann

Director of Transition Services Curriculum & Training, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2245
Building/Room: Loyola 510

Cinda Johnson, EdD

EdD, Special Education, University of Washington
MA, Curriculum and Instruction & Administration, Gonzaga University
BS, Special Education and Elementary Education, University of Idaho
Associate Professor, Special Education (SPED)
Phone: (206) 296-5888

Julie Kang, PhD, NBCT

PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Washington
MA, Administration and Gifted Education, California State University
BA, Fine Arts, University of California, Los Angeles
Director, Professional and Continuing Education
Phone: (206) 296-5777
Building/Room: Loyola 514

Elizabeth B. Kozleski, EdD

EdD, Special Education, University of Northern Colorado
MEd, Special Education - Emotional Disturbance, George Mason University
BS, Early Childhood/Elementary Education, George Mason University
Boeing - William M. Allen Endowed Chair
Phone: (206) 296-6496
Building/Room: Loyola 406

Tat Chiu Lam

Academic Budget Coordinator
Phone: (206) 296-2075
Building/Room: Loyola 500G

Kristi Lee, PhD, LPC, NCC

PhD, Counselor Education, College of William and Mary
MA, Mental Health Counseling, Idaho State University
BA, Psychology, Kansas State University
Associate Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-5751
Building/Room: Loyola 206

Jacqueline Leibsohn, PhD

PhD, Counseling Psychology, Colorado State University
MS, Counseling Psychology, Colorado State University
BA, Psychology, University of California
Associate Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-5766
Building/Room: Loyola 212

Eunice MacGill

Executive Coordinator
Phone: (206) 296-5758
Building/Room: Loyola 500C

Tyson Marsh, PhD

PhD, Urban Schooling, University of California, Los Angeles
MA, Higher Education and Organizational Change, University of California, Los Angeles
BA, American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington
BA, Political Science, University of Washington
Associate Professor, Educational Administration (EDAD)
Phone: (206) 296-5798
Building/Room: Loyola 415

Margit McGuire, PhD

PhD, Curriculum & Instruction, University of Oregon
MA, Special Education, Central Washington State
BA, Elementary Education, minor in Social Studies, Washington State University
Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-5797
Building/Room: Loyola 316

Gregory Moy, PhD

PhD, School Psychology, Loyola University, Chicago
MEd, Educational Psychology, Loyola University, Chicago
BA, Neuroscience & Psychology, Macalester College
Assistant Professor, School Psychology (SPSY)
Phone: (206) 296-6267
Building/Room: Loyola 208

Thai-Huy Nguyen, PhD

PhD, Education, University of Pennsylvania
MS, Education, University of Pennsylvania
BS, Commerce, Santa Clara University
Assistant Professor, Student Development Administration (SDAD)
Phone: (206) 296-2693
Building/Room: Loyola 407

Kate Noson

Program Coordinator, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2686
Building/Room: Loyola 304

Bill O' Connell, EdD, LMHC, NCC

EdD, Counselor Education, University of Cincinnati
MA Counseling, Athenaeum of Ohio
BA, History, University of Dayton
Associate Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Phone: (206) 296-5753
Building/Room: Loyola 213

Shane Pisani, MS

PhD Candidate, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Washington
MS, Rural Planning and Development, University of Guelph
BA, Geography, University of Guelph
BA, Education, Canisius College
Assistant Clinical Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Coordinator of Field-Based Education & Partnerships
Phone: (206) 296-5796
Building/Room: Loyola 318

Manivong Ratts, PhD, LMHC, NCC

PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision, Oregon State University
MS, Counseling, Oregon State University
BA, Psychology, Western Washington University
Professor, Counseling (COUN)
Chair, Leadership and Professional Studies Department (AEDT, COUN, EDLR, SDAD, TESOL)
Phone: (206) 296-2843
Building/Room: Loyola 216

Ana Margarita Rivero Arias, PhD

PhD, Teaching, Curriculum, & Learning, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
MOD, Organizational Development, Universidad de Monterrey
MEd, Education, Universidad de Monterrey
Assistant Clinical Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-2195
Building/Room: Loyola 309

Stacey E. Robbins, EdD

DEd, Adult Learning and Leadership, Columbia University
MEd, Adult Learning and Leadership, Columbia University
MST, Secondary English Education, Fordham
BA, English Language and Literature, University of Michigan
Assistant Professor, Adult Education and Training (AEDT)
Phone: (206) 220-8257
Building/Room: Loyola 409

Mark Roddy, PhD

PhD, Mathematics Education, University of Washington
MS, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington
BS, Mathematics, University of California, Riverside
Associate Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-5765
Building/Room: Loyola 310

Jay Shepherd

Program Coordinator, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-5908
Building/Room: Loyola 304

Kristina Sherman

Grant & Contract Compliance Coordinator (Temporary), Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2408
Building/Room: Loyola 508

Beverley Silver, MAEd

MAEd, K-12 Art Education, Washington University
BFA, Sculpture and K-12 Teacher Certification, Washington University
Educator Career Services Coordinator
Phone: (206) 296-5780
Building/Room: Loyola 509

Karen Smaalders, MNPL

Marketing and Communications Director
Phone: (206) 296-6966
Building/Room: Loyola 511

Dan Stanley

Software Programmer, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-2224

Jennifer Stanton

Assistant Director, Center for Change in Transition Services (CCTS)
Phone: (206) 296-5768
Building/Room: Loyola 306

Laurie Stevahn, PhD

PhD, Educational Psychology, University of Minnesota
MEd, Curriculum & Instruction, Seattle Pacific University
BA, Political Science, Pacific Lutheran University
Professor, Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-2559
Building/Room: Loyola 314

Erin Swezey, MPS, MA

MPS, Pastoral Studies, Seattle University
MA, College Student Personnel Administration, Michigan State University
BS, Human Development, University of California, Davis
Instructor and Internship Director, Student Development Administration (SDAD)
Phone: (206) 296-2354
Building/Room: Loyola 412

Lisa Tagal

BA, Psychology, University of Washington
Senior Program Administrative Assistant
Student Development Administration (SDAD), Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL)
Phone: (206) 296-5774
Building/Room: Loyola 507

Colette Taylor, EdD

EdD, Educational Leadership, Policy and Foundations, University of Florida
MA, Counselor Education, University of Florida
BS, Psychology, University of Flordia
Associate Professor, Educational Leadership (EDLR)
Phone: (206) 296-6061
Building/Room: Loyola 405

Pamela Taylor, PhD

PhD, Curriculum & Instruction, Mississippi State University
MS, Curriculum & Instruction, Mississippi State University
MA, Curriculum & Instruction, Governors State University
BA, Social Work, Chicago State University
Associate Professor
Phone: (206) 296-2678
Building/Room: Loyola 312

Ceradwen Tokheim, MA

MA, Library & Information Science, University of Washington iSchool
BA, Studio Art, The Evergreen State College
Instructional Designer
Phone: (206) 296-6173
Building/Room: Loyola 410

Ashli D. Tyre, EdD, NCSP

EdD, Educational Psychology (School Psychology), Northern Arizona University
MA, School Psychology, Northern Arizona University
BS, Psychology, Ball State University
Associate Professor, School Psychology (SPSY)
Phone: (206) 296-5776
Building/Room: Loyola 207

Patricia E. Venegas-Weber, PhD

PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Wisconsin - Madison
MS, Educational Administration and Policy Studies, University of Wisconsin - Madison
BA, English, Catholic University of Chile
Assistant Clinical Professor, Teacher Education (MIT)
Phone: (206) 296-5756
Building/Room: Loyola 307

 

 

Kerry Soo Von Esch, PhD

PhD, Language, Literacy and Culture, University of Washington
MEd, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), University of Maryland
BS, Biology and BA equivalence in Spanish, Bucknell University
Assistant Professor, Educating Non-Native English Speakers (ENES)
Phone: (206) 296-5571
Building/Room: Loyola 410

Erica Yamamura, PhD

PhD, Education (Higher Education and Organizational Change), University of California, Los Angeles
MA, Education (Higher Education and Organizational Change), University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Political Science and Asian American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
Associate Professor, Student Development Administration (SDAD)
Phone: (206) 296-2105
Building/Room: Loyola 408

Jian Yang, PhD

PhD, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Florida State University
MEd, State University of New York (SUNY)
BA, Foreign Language Institute - Luoyang, China
Associate Professor, Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages (TESOL)
Phone: (206) 296-2682
Building/Room: Loyola 411