Faculty and Staff

Office of the Dean

Dean Denise Taliaferro Baszile Jason Lane 
Dean
(Please contact Jenn Walter regarding inquiries and appointments.)


Jenn Walter Jenn Walter
Assistant to the Dean
513-529-2357
jenn.walter@MiamiOH.edu


Denise Taliaferro-Baszile Denise Baszile, PhD.
Associate Dean for Diversity and Student Experiences
513-529-1798
taliafda@MiamiOH.edu


Kevin Bush Elise Radina, PhD. 
Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Graduate Education
513-529-3639
radiname@MiamiOH.edu


Sherrill Sellers Sherrill Sellers, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Innovation & Technology
513-529-2340
slsellers@MiamiOH.edu


Jessica WilliamsonJessica Williamson
Data and Planning Analyst
513-529-7523
JessicaWilliamson@MiamiOH.edu


Lisa GaultLisa Gault
HR and Budget Specialist
513-529-6317
gaultlw@MiamiOH.edu


Miami logoGina Parker
Director of Assessment and Evaluation
513-529-1685
GinaParker@MiamiOH.edu


Beth Niehoff Beth Niehoff
Coordinator of Administrative Services
513-529-6418
niehofba@MiamiOH.edu


Candace CristCandace Crist
Program Associate
513-529-6317
cristcl@MiamiOH.edu


Carrie Powell Carrie Powell
EHS Director of Development
riddleca@miamioh.edu

Communications and Marketing

Erin Von Bergen Erin Von Bergen
Director of Marketing and Communications
513-529-2063
vonbee@MiamiOH.edu


James LoyJames Loy
Copywriter
513-529-8648
loyjm@MiamiOH.edu


Zach BurnettZach Burnett
Videographer & Web Content Manager
513-529-3575
burnetzi@MiamiOH.edu

Student Services

Miami logo Jan Benes
Administrative Assistant
513-529-6423
benesjl@miamioh.edu


Miami logo Mary Ann Dillhoff
Administrative Assistant
513-529-6424
dillhoma@miamioh.edu


Miami logoBarb Ribbler
Administrative Assistant
513-529-0434
ribblebk@MiamiOH.edu


molly sawyerMolly Sawyer 
Director of Clinical & Field Placement
513-529-7245
sawyermk@MiamiOH.edu


E. HurrellElizabeth Hurrell
Certification/Licensure Specialist
513-529-6421
Elizabeth.Hurrell@MiamiOH.edu


Roxann SommersRoxann Sommers
Director of Student Services
513-529-3133
sommerrl@MiamiOH.edu


Miami logoGenesis Ross
Academic Advisor
513-529-6317
rossgr@MiamiOH.edu

Technology Office

Hitesh Naik Hitash Naik
Director of Information Technology
naikhd@MiamiOH.edu


Tact TackagiTact Takagi
Education Technology and System Analyst
takagit@MiamiOH.edu

Faculty with Special Assignments

Jason Abbitt Jason Abbitt, Ph.D.
e-Learning Technology
abbittjt@MiamiOH.edu


Jarrid BaldwinJarrid Baldwin
Myaamia Language Programmer
9189611422
baldwijw@MiamiOH.edu


Kendall Leser Kendall Leser, Ph.D.
Director of Public Heath Program
513-529-0449
leserka@miamioh.edu


Miami logoAmy Lamborg
Grant Facilitator
513-529-6317
lambora@miamioh.edu


Tammy Schwartz Tammy Schwartz, Ph.D.
Director of Urban Cohort
schwarta@MiamiOH.edu


Jim Shiveley Jim Shiveley, Ph.D.
Director of International Programs and MUDEC Curriculum Coordinator
shiveljm@MiamiOH.edu


Sarah Woodruff Sarah Woodruff, Ph.D.
Director, Discovery Center
woodrusb@MiamiOH.edu

Endowed Professors

John Heckert Professorship -  Paula Saine
Condit Professorship - James Shiveley
C. Michael Armstrong Professorship - TBD
Welling Distinguished Scholar in Disability Studies - Bethany Stevens (2019)
Past Welling Scholars: Devva Kasnitz (2018), Anne Finger (2016), Jim Ferris (2015)

EHS Advisory Council

The EHS Advisory Council provides counsel on strategic and policy-related matters and serves as a resource to students, faculty and staff in the College of Education, Health & Society.

Meet the Council Members