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Erin McGuire, MA

Professor, English & Communications

Credentials

BA, English, Ohio Dominican University, 2004

MA, English, Ohio University, 2007

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Leslie Najjar, MEd

Instructor, Digital Media Design

Credentials

MEd, Educational Communication and Technology, University of Pittsburgh, 1982

BA, Communications, University of Pittsburgh, 1979

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Cindy Nauer, MEd

Professor, Business Management Technology

Credentials

MEd, Curriculum & Instruction, Ashland University, 1994

BSBA, Business Pre-Law, Human Resources. Mgmt., Bowling Green State University, 1987

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Lori Peden, MSN, RN

Professor, Nursing

Credentials

MSN, The Ohio State University, 1995

BSN, Capital University, 1982

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Mark Prince, MEd

Associate Professor, Criminal Justice

Credentials

MEd, Higher Education, Ohio University, 1999

BCJ, Ohio University, 1988

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James Rease, MS

Peace Officer Basic Training Commander

Credentials

MS, Instructional Design and Learning Technology, Franklin University, 2019

BS, Instructional Design and Technology, Walden University, 2017

AAS, Criminal Justice/Criminology, Tiffin University, 2014

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Diana Reece, MAEd

Assistant Professor, Early Childhood Education

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BA, Educational Studies, Denison University, 2007

MAEd, Education, Mount Vernon Nazarene, 2009

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Whitney Reese, MEd

Program Director and Associate Professor, Radiologic Science Technology

Credentials

MEd, Higher Education, Ohio University, 2014

BS, Radiologic Science, Oregon Institute of Technology, 2012

AAS, Radiologic Science Technology, Central Ohio Technical College, 2008

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Tyler Richards, DHA, RRT, RCP

Program Director/Associate Professor, Respiratory Therapy Technology

DHA, Respiratory Therapy, Virginia University Lynchburg, 2023

MBA, Healthcare Management, Western Governors University, 2011

BAS, Respiratory Therapy, Siena Heights University, 2007

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Martin Schmerr, PhD

Professor, Biological & Physical Sciences

Credentials

PhD, Biology, Ohio University, 2007

BS, Microbiology, The Ohio State University, 2001

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Lora Smith, MEd

Assistant Professor, Surgical Technology

Credentials

AAS, Surgical Technology, Central Ohio Technical College, 2002

AA, Associate of Arts, Ohio State University, 2009

BSEd, Early & Middle Childhood Education, Ohio State University, 2010

MEd, Secondary Curriculum, Jones International University, 2012

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Erin Smith, MSN, RN

Instructor, Nursing

Credentials

MSN, Aspen University, 2020

AAS, Nursing, Central Ohio Technical College, 200

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Jackie Szmania, PhD

Professor, Social & Behavioral Sciences

Credentials

PhD, Psychology-Industrial Organization, University of Akron, 1992

MA, Psychology, University of Akron, 1989

​BA, Psychology, University of Akron, 1985