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Scott Akers

Scott Akers

Chair, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor

Dr. Akers received his Pharm.D. from the University of Tennessee in 1991 and his Ph.D. in Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Kentucky in 1998. While at the University of Kentucky, Dr. Akers was a faculty member in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, served on graduate student... [More]

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615.966.7171 (ext. 7171)

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Guleh Akrawi

Coord. of Custodial Services

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615.966.5904 (ext. 5904)

Leonard Allen

Leonard Allen

Dean, College of Bible and Ministry
Professor

C. Leonard Allen serves as dean of the College of Bible and Ministry at Lipscomb University. He taught theology, ethics, and philosophy at the graduate and undergraduate level for over twenty years, serving as visiting professor at Biola University, adjunct professor at John Brown University and Fuller Theological Seminary, and... [More]

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615.966.6064 (ext. 6064)

Wendy Archer

Wendy Archer

Admissions Systems Administrative Assistant

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615.966.6113 (ext. 6113)

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Kirollos Bebawy

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Wondie Belete

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Chad Bell

Maintenance Technician

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Darrin Bellows

Darrin Bellows

Chief of Security

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615.966.7600 (ext. 7600)

Craig Bledsoe

Craig Bledsoe

Provost

Supplying students with the practical tools for life and career through the university’s academic program is at the core of Provost W. Craig Bledsoe’s daily activity as Lipscomb University’s chief academic officer. Since 1997, Bledsoe has boldly led the expansion and innovation of the university’s academic program. Under his leadership,... [More]

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615.966.1789 (ext. 1789)

Andy Bleiler

Andy Bleiler

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615.966.5693 (ext. 5693)

Andy Borchers

Andy Borchers

Chair, Marketing and Management
Professor

Andy Borchers, DBA is a Professor of Management and Chair of the department of Management, Entrepreneurship and Marketing in the College of Business.. Before moving to Lipscomb in 2011, Andy spent 20 years in the auto industry and taught at Lawrence Technological University and Kettering University. His teaching and research... [More]

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615.966.5779 (ext. 5779)

George Boulware

George Boulware

Professor

George Boulware is the Purity Dairies Distinguished Professor of Business. Since 1983 he has been a self-employed Certified Financial Planner. He is a member of the American Marketing Association and the Financial Planning Association. He has served as a reviewer and national coordinator for the American Council on Education’s College... [More]

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615.966.5712 (ext. 5712)

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Ryan Bowen

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

Zach Bowen

Zach Bowen

Graphic Designer

Zach Bowen joined the University Communication and Marketing staff in September 2015. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in graphic design from Lipscomb University. He is responsible for the ongoing design of university publications [More]

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615.966.6496 (ext. 6496)

Amy Bowling

Amy Bowling

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6353 (ext. 6353)

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Eric Bowman

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Nena Bowman

Nena Bowman

Bowman received her B.S. degree in biochemistry at Middle Tennessee State University and her Pharm.D. degree at Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy. Bowman completed a specialty fellowship in toxicology with the Utah Poison Control Center at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is a board certified... [More]

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615.966.1952 (ext. 1952)

Alan Bradshaw

Alan Bradshaw

Chair, Physics
Professor

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615.966.6640 (ext. 6640)

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Matt Branch

Maint Technician Part Time

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Debbie Brewer

ES Aid

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

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Will Brewer

Dir of Golf Program/Head Coach

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615.966.5097 (ext. 5097)

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Scott Broadway

Middle School Faculty

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615.966.6453 (ext. 6453)

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Greg Brown

Coach

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615.966.5856 (ext. 5856)

Larry Brown

Larry Brown

Professor

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615.966.5715 (ext. 5715)

Caitlyn Browning

Caitlyn Browning

Event and Student Work Coordinator

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615.966.7008 (ext. 7008)

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Johnia Browning

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615.966.5019 (ext. 5019)

Lorie Browning

Lorie Browning

Administrative Assistant

Lorie Browning earned her B.S. degree in Psychology with a minor in Social Work in 1988. Before coming to the College of Pharmacy, Lorie taught at Bellevue Church of Christ preschool for 10 years and was the Children's Coordinator for the church for 8 months. Before her time off as... [More]

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615.966.7160 (ext. 7160)

Tenielle Buchanan

Tenielle Buchanan

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.6072 (ext. 6072)

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Chet Butterworth

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615.966.6053 (ext. 6053)

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Don Caldwell

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

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Wayne Campbell

Radio Assistant

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615.966.6072 (ext. 6072)

Alan Cantrell

Alan Cantrell

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5843 (ext. 5843)

Wayne Castleman

Wayne Castleman

Adjunct Faculty

Wayne Castleman received his BA from Lipscomb University, MS from Mississippi State University and PhD from Florida State University, all in Physics. He worked for Honeywell International from 1973 until retirement in 2010, followed by consulting assignments for Honeywell into 2013. At Honeywell he worked in the Engineering Department of... [More]

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615.966.6244 (ext. 6244)

Willie Charpentier

Willie Charpentier

Sum Housing Coord Event Ast

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615.966.7025 (ext. 7025)

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Walker Cheatham

Mail Services Clerk PT

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615.966.6274 (ext. 6274)

Beth Conway

Beth Conway

Associate Professor

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615.966.5741 (ext. 5741)

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JP Conway

Adjunct Faculty

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John Crawford

John Crawford

Professor
Assistant Dean, Accreditation and Assessment

Crawford earned his BA, MBA, and PhD at the University of Alabama. He has been associated with Lipscomb University for 35 years and has served as a classroom teacher, Chair of the Department of Marketing, and currently serves in a dual role of teaching marketing classes and as Assistant Dean... [More]

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615.966.5731 (ext. 5731)

Bryan Crawley

Bryan Crawley

Associate Professor of Computer Science

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615.966.5158 (ext. 5158)

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Marsha Crownover

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615.966.1103 (ext. 1103)

Edward Dauer

Edward Dauer

Edward A. Dauer is Dean Emeritus of the Sturm College of Law at the University of Denver, in Denver, Colorado. He earned his A.B. degree from Brown University; an LL.B. from Yale; and an M.P.H. in Health Policy and Management from Harvard. Prior to becoming Dean and Professor of Law... [More]

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Shawna Denny

Shawna Denny

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

Shawn Despot

Shawn Despot

Senior Admissions Counselor

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615.966.6218 (ext. 6218)

Joe Deweese

Joe Deweese

Associate Professor

Dr. Deweese received his B.S. in Biochemistry from Freed-Hardeman University in 2004 and his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Vanderbilt University in 2009. During his graduate career, he was trained in the enzymology of DNA topoisomerases. His graduate research focused on the DNA cleavage mechanism of human type II topoisomerases and... [More]

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615.966.7101 (ext. 7101)

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Andrea Dewey

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

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Kirk Downs

Assistant Director of Communications and Operations

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615.966.5457 (ext. 5457)

Wanda Easter

Wanda Easter

Payroll & Compensation Manager

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615.966.6160 (ext. 6160)

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Billy Ebel

Associate Head Volleyball Coach

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615.966.5872 (ext. 5872)

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Ben Fennell

Assistant Director of Design and Media

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615.966.5704 (ext. 5704)

Mike Fowler

Mike Fowler

Professor

Dr. Fowler received his Ph.D. in Physiological Chemistry from the Ohio State University in 1973 and completed a two year postdoctoral position in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Toxicology at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital in 1978. Since then he has held various clinical and academic appointments over the past 30... [More]

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615.966.6611 (ext. 6611)

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David Gaw

Security Guard

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615.966.7600 (ext. 7600)

Jerry Gaw

Jerry Gaw

Professor

Jerry Gaw has been a professor at Lipscomb University since 1981. While at Lipscomb, Gaw has earned several awards, some of which include the Who's Who in the South and Southwest, the David Laine Memorial Award, a Faculty Sabbatical, three Faculty Summer Grants, and three Faculty Research/Development Grants. He is... [More]

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615.966.5745 (ext. 5745)

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Lisa Gaw

ES Aid

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615.966.6345 (ext. 6345)

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Melanie Gaw

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6343 (ext. 6343)

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Vicki Gaw

Social Work Admin Asst PT

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615.966.7079 (ext. 7079)

Mark Godwin

Mark Godwin

Mark Godwin holds a degree in guitar performance from Samford University in Birmingham, Ala. He has attended and performed in numerous master classes with Michael Newman, Christian Kieser and Oscar Ghiglia. Godwin has taught private and classroom instruction since 1979. He has served on the faculty of Lipscomb since 1990... [More]

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Chris Gwaltney

Chris Gwaltney

Professor

Gwaltney holds a Professional Engineering license in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana with 10 years work experience in the geotechnical engineering design and construction industry. His specific areas of interest include earthen dam analyses and design. Gwaltney taught at the University of Evansville prior to coming to Lipscomb and brings over... [More]

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615.966.5360 (ext. 5360)

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Austin Gwin

Video Production Coordinator

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615.966.5456 (ext. 5456)

Fort Gwinn

Fort Gwinn

Associate Dean, College of Engineering
Professor

Gwinn has taught at Lipscomb for the majority of his nearly 20 years of teaching experience and brings 22 years of work experience in the aerospace and automotive testing industry to the classroom from his work with Sverdrup Technology and other projects he’s served on as a consultant. His specific... [More]

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615.966.6144 (ext. 6144)

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Trey Gwinn

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

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Matthew Hasley

Robotics Camp Temp

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Martha Ann Hawkins

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6432 (ext. 6432)

Matt Hearn

Matt Hearn

Professor

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615.966.5960 (ext. 5960)

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Greg Hines

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.6072 (ext. 6072)

Rick Holaway

Rick Holaway

Vice President of Enrollment Management
Adjunct Faculty

First impressions are important in any business, and that is no exception at Lipscomb. And the start to any undergraduate’s experience begins long before they step on campus for the first day of classes. Rick Holaway oversees the new student enrollment for undergraduates. He is passionate about working with students... [More]

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615.966.6133 (ext. 6133)

Whitney Holland

Whitney Holland

Enrollment Assistant

Whitney is the Enrollment Assistant in the College of Professional Studies. Whitney works with students as they transition from admission to enrollment. She also works as an advisor with students completing the PACE program. A student in the College of Professional Studies herself, Whitney is happy to provide support and... [More]

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615.966.1100 (ext. 1100)

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Mary Glenn Hollingsworth

Elementary Faculty

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615.966.6323 (ext. 6323)

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Bronson Howard

Event Operations Setup Coordinator

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615.966.7070 (ext. 7070)

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Laurie Howard

Office Support

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615.966.6132 (ext. 6132)

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Mack Howell

Adjunct Faculty

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Suzanne Howell

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6349 (ext. 6349)

Bill Ingram

Bill Ingram

Professor

Dr. William C. Ingram, professor of finance and economics at Lipscomb University, teaches courses in micro- and macro-economics, finance and financial markets. He received his masters and doctorate from West Virginia University. He was a board member of Chartered Financial Analyst Institute Society of Nashville and has presented economic forecast... [More]

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615.966.5768 (ext. 5768)

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Deena Irwin

Middle School Faculty

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615.966.6468 (ext. 6468)

Jeff Jewell

Jeff Jewell

Professor

Jeff Jewell, professor of finance, teaches courses in corporate finance, investing, and portfolio management. He has earned a B.A. from Harding University, an MBA from the University of Alabama, and a Ph.D. from the University of Florida. In addition, he is a CFA charterholder. His publication record runs the gamut... [More]

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615.966.5769 (ext. 5769)

Madeline Jewell

Madeline Jewell

Program Coordinator for the Honors College

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615.966.5807 (ext. 5807)

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Yengus Kasaw

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Bill Klein

Shuttle Driver

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Julia Kwak

Julia Kwak

Adjunct Faculty

Julia Kwak has taught piano as an adjunct faculty at Lipscomb University since 2012. Currently, she is working as a staff accompanist. She received a Bachelor of Music degree in 1995 from Abilene Christian University and a Master of Music degree in 1999 from Southern Methodist University in Texas. Kwak... [More]

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Stephen Lawrence

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Walt Leaver

Walt Leaver

Vice President

Mr. Leaver is a Lipscomb University graduate and has been a member of the administrative team since 1994. His areas of administration include Church Relations, Spiritual Outreach, the Business Advisory Council, Entertainment and Technical Services, Special Events, and arena and theatre management. [More]

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615.966.5668 (ext. 5668)

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Chris Lewis

Grounds Supervisor

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Jessica Lewis

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

John Lewis

John Lewis

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5778 (ext. 5778)

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William Liles

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615.966.5950 (ext. 5950)

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Wing Liu

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615.966.7185 (ext. 7185)

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Anna Claire Lowder

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615.966.5300 (ext. 5300)

Anne Lowery

Anne Lowery

Associate Professor
Director, Dietetic Internship Program

Lowery came to Lipscomb in 2009 as the assistant director of the dietetic internship program and moved up to become an assistant professor and director of the internship program in 2010. Lowery holds a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from Lipscomb; she carried out her dietetic internship at National HealthCorp; and... [More]

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615.966.5746 (ext. 5746)

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Nina Lowery

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.6650 (ext. 6650)

Jon Lowrance

Jon Lowrance

Professor

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615.966.5783 (ext. 5783)

John Lowry

John Lowry

Vice President for Development and External Affairs
Associate Professor

John Lowry is vice president for development and external affairs. As such, he manages the university’s fundraising activity as well as community involvement. Lowry also serves as executive director of Spark, Lipscomb’s technology-rich, off-campus learning and community/corporate meeting location in Williamson County. Lowry has a Juris Doctorate from Southern Methodist... [More]

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615.966.5687 (ext. 5687)

Melissa Lowry

Melissa Lowry

Commuter Student Liaison

Melissa Lowry is Associate Director of Student Advocacy, serving as the campus life liaison for student retention. She assists in promoting student success, satisfaction and persistence for the undergraduate population. In 2009, Melissa started the Reclaim Tomorrow Center at Lipscomb University, which seeks to serve the Nashville community, providing career... [More]

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615.966.5331 (ext. 5331)

Randy Lowry

Randy Lowry

President
Professor

Connecting the university to the Nashville community is a hallmark of Dr. L. Randolph Lowry’s presidency at Lipscomb University. He views the city of Nashville as the university’s campus and the world as its classroom. Not long after his arrival on the Lipscomb campus in September 2005, Dr. Lowry proposed... [More]

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615.966.1787 (ext. 1787)

Rhonda Lowry

Rhonda Lowry

Adjunct Faculty

Rhonda completed her M.Div. degree and has taught at Fuller Theological Seminary and Pepperdine University. She is also a fellow with the Institute for Christian Spirituality. Rhonda is a frequent speaker nationwide in programs dedicated to enabling Christians to know Jesus deeply and to serve him in the everyday places... [More]

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Wanda Lynn

Elementary Extended Day

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615.966.6391 (ext. 6391)

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Will Mantlo

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6414 (ext. 6414)

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Darwin Mason

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Will Mason

Will Mason

Asst Creative Director

Will Mason joined the University Communication and Marketing staff in January 2006. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in graphic design from Lipscomb University and a master of arts degree from the Savannah College of Art & Design. He is the lead graphic designer and serves as a project... [More]

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615.966.6493 (ext. 6493)

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Melissa Matthews

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615.966.6650 (ext. 6650)

Melanie Maxwell

Melanie Maxwell

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5040 (ext. 5040)

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Paul McCown

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615.966.1771 (ext. 1771)

Scott McDowell

Scott McDowell

Senior VP for Student Life

We know that the university experience includes much more than just classroom learning. Scott McDowell is passionate about creating meaningful opportunities for spiritual formation as well as a memorable campus life experience for students. As senior vice president for student life, McDowell oversees campus life, chapel, student activities, campus security... [More]

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615.966.6057 (ext. 6057)

Mark Meador

Mark Meador

Senior Director - Major Gifts

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615.966.6223 (ext. 6223)

Candice Meadows

Candice Meadows

Student Account Representative

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615.966.6167 (ext. 6167)

Kathy Meadows

Kathy Meadows

Executive Assistant of Student Life

Kathy’s is one of the first faces you see when you enter the Office of Student Life. She and her husband Phil met at Freed-Hardeman University where she received an undergraduate degree in Communications. She later attended Murray State in Kentucky and received a degree in Broadcasting. Kathy joined the... [More]

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615.966.6057 (ext. 6057)

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Matt Menefee

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615.966.5929 (ext. 5929)

Howard Miller

Howard Miller

Chair, History, Politics and Philosophy
Associate Professor

Howard Miller, assistant professor and academic chair of the Department of History Politics and Philosophy, is a widely published social historian with a specialty in medieval studies. His Ph.D., M.Phil. and M.A. in medieval studies are all from Yale University. His career prior to coming to Lipscomb includes serving as... [More]

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615.966.5780 (ext. 5780)

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Charles Morrow

Coach

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615.966.5866 (ext. 5866)

Paul Nance

Paul Nance

Director of Athletic Marketing

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615.966.5967 (ext. 5967)

Whitney Narramore

Whitney Narramore

Assistant Professor

Narramore earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy in 2014. Following graduation, she completed her first year residency in pharmacy practice at Blount Memorial Hospital in Maryville, Tennessee. Most recently, Narramore completed an ambulatory care residency through Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy. During both residencies,... [More]

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615.966.1957 (ext. 1957)

Louis Nelms

Louis Nelms

Student Activities Director

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615.966.6084 (ext. 6084)

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Rosemary Newbill

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Jeanne Newton

Jeanne Newton

Adjunct Faculty

Jeanne Newton teaches Woodwind Methods, Integrated Music & History, and Music Theory. Prior to coming to Lipscomb in 2009, she taught instrumental and general music for 19 years. While a majority of her teaching was in award-winning middle school and high school band/string programs, her classroom experience spans grades K-12.... [More]

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Amy Owen

Amy Owen

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.7185 (ext. 7185)

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Lauren Owen

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615.966.6650 (ext. 6650)

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Elizabeth Owensby

Switchboard Operator

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615.966.6017 (ext. 6017)

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Lezlie Owsley

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615.966.5300 (ext. 5300)

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William Paddock

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615.966.1771 (ext. 1771)

Matt Paden

Matt Paden

Chief of Staff to the President

Matt Paden is special assistant to the president and an assistant professor of management at Lipscomb University. An expert in leadership development, Paden is a speaker, consultant and professor of undergraduate and graduate courses on the topics of organizational leadership, change, culture and development. He teaches in Lipscomb’s College of... [More]

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615.966.1904 (ext. 1904)

Matt Phelps

Matt Phelps

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615.966.5929 (ext. 5929)

Roletha Pillow

Roletha Pillow

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5049 (ext. 5049)

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Andrew Polk

Adjunct Faculty

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Cathy Powell

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Steve Prewitt

Steve Prewitt

Associate Provost and Assistant Professor

Prewitt is Associate Provost for Student Academic Support. In 1997 he joined the Office of the Provost as director of Academic Program Development. In 2002 he was appointed Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, continuing his work in academic program development as well as overseeing a variety of academic programs. In... [More]

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615.966.6180 (ext. 6180)

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Wendy Rampy

Elementary Faculty

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

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Ben Rawlins

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5960 (ext. 5960)

Matt Rehbein

Matt Rehbein

Director of Institutional Research

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Wanda Reyes Hernandez

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Matthew Ruiz

Matthew Ruiz

Associate Professor of Kinesiology

Matthew Ruiz joined the Lipscomb faculty in 2015 as an associate professor of kinesiology. From 2006-2015 he served as a tenured faculty member, department chair, and 2015 Professor of the Year at Huntington University (Indiana). He earned a B.S. degree in athletic training & exercise science from Lipscomb, an M.S.... [More]

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615.966.5203 (ext. 5203)

Scott Sager

Scott Sager

Vice President, Church Services
Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5156 (ext. 5156)

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Washington Saltos

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Matt Samek

Matt Samek

Admissions Counselor

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615.966.6136 (ext. 6136)

Kim Schow

Kim Schow

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.6409 (ext. 6409)

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Maggie Schweer

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615.966.6181 (ext. 6181)

Marc Schwerdt

Marc Schwerdt

Assistant Professor

Dr. Marc Schwerdt began teaching at Lipscomb in 2004. Previously he taught at Oklahoma Christian University and worked on fundraising for two congressional campaigns in 1996. His areas of academic expertise include international relations, American politics and research methods. He teaches a variety of courses, such as Intro to Politics,... [More]

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615.966.5726 (ext. 5726)

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Whitney Scott

High School Faculty

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615.966.6436 (ext. 6436)

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Michelle Seal

Pre-K Teaching Assistant

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

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Will Senn

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

Josh Shaw

Josh Shaw

Marketing Videography Manager

Josh Shaw joined the University Communication and Marketing staff in October 2014. He is a Gallatin native, attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham and has been working in the field about eight years. As a videographer, he is responsible for the ongoing production of video for the university website,... [More]

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615.966.6490 (ext. 6490)

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Aram Sherwani

Inventory Manager

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Matt Simon

Matt Simon

Computer Programmer Analyst

Matt Simon joined Lipscomb IT in November 2014 and serves with the Administrative Systems team as a Programmer and Software Analyst. Currently, he supports Lipscomb Banner Advancement, DMS, and CampusCall. Matt worked as a PC Support Technician for West Tennessee Healthcare after graduating from Freed Hardeman University in May 2008... [More]

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615.966.5675 (ext. 5675)

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Ayalew Sisaye

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Eddy Spain

Eddy Spain

Computer Programmer

Eddy Spain joined the Information Technology Department as a Programmer Analyst in 2015 after working several years at BellSOUTH and Vanderbilt University Medical Center as Network Manager. For almost 12 years at Emdeon, he handled network management, network engineering, and software development assignments. Eddy has a Computer Technology degree and... [More]

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615.966.5697 (ext. 5697)

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William Stanton

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615.966.5724 (ext. 5724)

Willie Steele

Willie Steele

Professor of English

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615.966.5744 (ext. 5744)

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Matt Sterling

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615.966.7111 (ext. 7111)

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Andrew Stewart

High School Faculty

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615.966.6420 (ext. 6420)

Marcia Stewart

Marcia Stewart

Professor

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615.966.5822 (ext. 5822)

Melanie Stewart

Melanie Stewart

Registered Nurse

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615.966.6306 (ext. 6306)

Rachel Stowe

Rachel Stowe

Associate Director of Admissions

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615.966.6070 (ext. 6070)

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Joey Strawn

Adjunct Faculty

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Matt Sullivan

Matt Sullivan

Advancement Research Director

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615.966.6209 (ext. 6209)

Walter Surdacki

Walter Surdacki

Associate Professor

Walter teaches various Youth Ministry and practical ministry courses. He completed his undergrad studies at the Institute for Christian Studies (B.A., 1990), and graduate studies at Pepperdine University (M.S. in Ministry, 1992) and Fuller Theological Seminary (M.Div., 1996 and D.Min. in Youth and Family Ministry, 2006). He has served in... [More]

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615.966.5787 (ext. 5787)

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Andy Sutton

Maintenance Technician

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Melissa Swann

Melissa Swann

Global Learning Site Director

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615.966.6044 (ext. 6044)

Michelle Swearingen

Michelle Swearingen

Administrative Assistant

Michelle Swearingen is the Student Success Coordinator in the College of Professional Studies. Michelle is the advisor for students in Corporate Management, Education, Human Resources, Social Work, Psychology, Information Technology and the Certificate of Accountancy Program (CAP). Michelle works closely with Veteran Services to ensure veteran students specific academic needs... [More]

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615.966.5948 (ext. 5948)

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Keri Sweeney

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

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Esther Swink

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

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Welanssa Tadesse

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

Bill Tallon

Bill Tallon

Adjunct Faculty

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Bill Taylor

Coach

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615.966.7152 (ext. 7152)

Dwight Tays

Dwight Tays

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Dwight Tays has been teaching at Lipscomb since 1985. His areas of academic specialization include American government, public law and public administration. In the past, he has been the Chair of the Department of History, Politics and Philosophy, the President of the Tennessee Political Science Association, on the Board... [More]

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Carrie Thornthwaite

Carrie Thornthwaite

Professor

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615.966.5829 (ext. 5829)

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Susan Thweatt

ES Aid

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

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Cammy Tidwell

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Karen Tidwell

Assistant Director of P O

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615.966.6278 (ext. 6278)

Jeremy Townsend

Jeremy Townsend

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Jeremy Townsend is currently an Assistant Professor in Exercise and Nutrition Science at Lipscomb University. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Harding University where he was a captain of the Bison Football Team. He completed his doctoral studies at the University of Central Florida with a research emphasis in resistance... [More]

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615.966.5618 (ext. 5618)

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Kyle Turner

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615.966.5906 (ext. 5906)

William Turner

William Turner

Distinguished Prof of Public Service and Community Studies

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615.966.7140 (ext. 7140)

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Beth Twomey

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615.966.6650 (ext. 6650)

Laura Tywater

Laura Tywater

Coordinator of Lifelong Learning Programs

Laura Tywater graduated (’89) from Lipscomb University with a Bachelor of Arts in speech communication and a marketing minor. After graduation she worked as a development coordinator in the Nashville office of the American Heart Association (AHA) before moving to the AHA’s Chattanooga office to become a field director in... [More]

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615.966.5733 (ext. 5733)

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Katie Underwood

Event Coordinator

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615.966.7031 (ext. 7031)

Matt Vergne

Matt Vergne

Assistant Professor

Dr. Vergne received a B.S. in Chemistry from Harding University in 1999 and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Vanderbilt University in 2004. Dr. Vergne completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Analytical Chemistry Division at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Prior to joining the faculty at Lipscomb University, Dr.... [More]

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615.966.7010 (ext. 7010)

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Matt Vollrath

Sr Director of Enrollment Mktg

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615.966.5151 (ext. 5151)

Dave Wagner

Dave Wagner

Director of IT Security and Infrastructure

Dave came to Lipscomb as Director of Information Security and Infrastructure in 2008. He graduated from Lipscomb University with a Bachelor's in Computer Information Systems in 1998. Dave obtained his CISSP certification in 2003. He came to Lipscomb from Volunteer Corporate Credit Union where he served as the Information Security... [More]

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615.966.5683 (ext. 5683)

Joanna Wagner

Joanna Wagner

Program Manager for Off-Campus Job Development

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615.966.5104 (ext. 5104)

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Dani Waites

LEP Director

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615.966.6472 (ext. 6472)

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Hamzia Walio

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Brad Walker

Adjunct Faculty
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615.966.5744 (ext. 5744)

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Shannon Walker

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615.966.5950 (ext. 5950)

Jessica Wallace

Jessica Wallace

Assistant Professor

Dr. Wallace received her B.S. in Chemistry from Middle Tennessee State University in 2006 and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy in 2010. She then went on to complete a PGY-1 residency at VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Nashville and more recently a... [More]

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615.966.7194 (ext. 7194)

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Kent Wallace

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

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Sawyer Wallace

High School Bible Faculty

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615.966.6429 (ext. 6429)

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Tim Wallace

Associate Professor of Computing and Technology

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615.966.5081 (ext. 5081)

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Gary Waller

Middle School Faculty

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615.966.6467 (ext. 6467)

Danielle Walters

Danielle Walters

Lecturer

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615.966.5960 (ext. 5960)

Qingguo Wang

Qingguo Wang

Associate Professor of Data Science

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615.966.5814 (ext. 5814)

Ed Wansing

Ed Wansing

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615.966.1771 (ext. 1771)

Laura Ward

Laura Ward

Director Admiss & St Affairs

Ward comes to the Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy from Freed-Hardeman University where she was the Associate Director of Admissions. She also worked as the Admissions Counselor serving the middle Tennessee area, where she would travel to various schools, college fairs, and churches representing the university. While at Freed-Hardman, Ward... [More]

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615.966.7173 (ext. 7173)

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Steve Warf

Maintenance Technician

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Austin Watkins

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

Kate Watkins

Kate Watkins

Executive Director, LIFE Program
Academic Program Director of DMin
Assistant Professor

Kate Watkins, D.Min, is an assistant professor in the College of Professional Studies, the Executive Director of the LIFE program and the Academic Director for the Doctor of Ministry Program. Kate is a graduate of Lipscomb University with her Bachelor's in Elementary Education, Master's of Divinity as well as her... [More]

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615.966.5722 (ext. 5722)

Stacia Watkins

Stacia Watkins

Associate Professor

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615.966.5150 (ext. 5150)

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Cayce Watson

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5756 (ext. 5756)

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Jennifer Watson

ES Aid

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615.966.1783 (ext. 1783)

Katie Watson

Katie Watson

Instructor of Nursing

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615.966.5047 (ext. 5047)

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Lynn Watson

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615.966.5950 (ext. 5950)

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Michael Watson

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

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Hannah Watt

Donor Relations Coordinator

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615.966.5736 (ext. 5736)

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Tina Waymire Collier

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615.966.5906 (ext. 5906)

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Ira Weatherspoon

Building Engineer

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615.966.5270 (ext. 5270)

Jennifer Weber

Jennifer Weber

Instructor of Nursing

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615.966.5048 (ext. 5048)

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Josh Weber

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6458 (ext. 6458)

Stephanie Weeden-Wright

Stephanie Weeden-Wright

Professor of Practice Electrical & Computer Engineering

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615.966.6610 (ext. 6610)

Fred Weigel

Fred Weigel

Associate Professor of Management

As an Associate Professor of Management, Fred Weigel is an experienced Chief Information Officer, information systems executive, and academic within the Healthcare Industry. He teaching Enterprise Systems and Business Statistics. His research interests lie in diffusion of innovations, healthcare administration, health information systems, text-based research methods, and medical informatics. Weigel... [More]

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615.966.5273 (ext. 5273)

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Chris Weis

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5345 (ext. 5345)

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Amy Welch

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.5198 (ext. 5198)

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Laura Weller

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.5017 (ext. 5017)

Carroll Wells

Carroll Wells

Chair, Mathematics
Professor

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615.966.5835 (ext. 5835)

Eunice Wells

Eunice Wells

Associate Librarian

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615.966.5836 (ext. 5836)

Monica Wentworth

Monica Wentworth

Director, Career Center

Monica has a Masters of Education and Bachelors degree in Finance from Lipscomb. She is passionate about helping students reach their full potential by focusing on their professional development. In the CDC, she works to connect students to employers and assist employers in their hiring needs. She has also worked... [More]

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615.966.6296 (ext. 6296)

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Bailey Werner

Music Faculty

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615.966.6425 (ext. 6425)

Allison West

Allison West

Career Development Coordinator

Allison serves as the Career Development Coordinator. After graduating from Lipscomb University in 2003, she continued her education and received a Master's degree of Counseling at Trevecca Nazarene University. She is currently pursuing licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor while seeing clients at AGAPE. She believes in the importance of... [More]

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615.966.6295 (ext. 6295)

Brenda West

Brenda West

Switchboard

Brenda came to Lipscomb in 1997, as director of Middle School Extended Day. She also joined the switchboard in 2002. She left the extended day program in 2007, to become one of the Receptionists at the switchboard in the Information Technology Department. [More]

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615.966.6018 (ext. 6018)

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Kyle Whalum

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615.966.5929 (ext. 5929)

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Julius Whitaker

Safety and Security Officer II

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615.966.7600 (ext. 7600)

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Lauren White

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615.966.6053 (ext. 6053)

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Beth Whitman

Supplemental Pay

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615.966.6241 (ext. 6241)

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Stacy Whittington

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5705 (ext. 5705)

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Roger Wiemers

Professor

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615.966.7067 (ext. 7067)

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Luke Wiget

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615.966.5960 (ext. 5960)

Amanda Williams

Amanda Williams

Instructor

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615.966.5621 (ext. 5621)

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Audrey Williams

Meeting Coordinator

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615.966.3000 (ext. 3000)

Burton Williams

Burton Williams

Associate Vice President

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615.966.5561 (ext. 5561)

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Caroline Williams

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615.966.5960 (ext. 5960)

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Clint Williams

Director of Admissions Systems

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615.966.7064 (ext. 7064)

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Doug Williams

Co-Dir Sp Formation/Teacher

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615.966.6470 (ext. 6470)

Dustin Williams

Dustin Williams

Dustin Williams teaches string methods at Lipscomb. He holds degrees from Abilene Christian University and West Texas A & M University. He is also a graduate of the Violin Making School of America. Professor Williams is a luthier (violin maker) and owner of Williams Fine Violins & Luthier Studios. His... [More]

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Greg Williams

Greg Williams

Systems Analyst

Greg came to the Information Technology Department in July 2011. Greg graduated from Lipscomb in June 1973, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Math. He has worked for Life and Casualty Ins. Co., Genesco, Middle Tennessee Health Systems Agency, GEIS (General Electric Information Services Co), EDS, SRS. All of... [More]

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615.966.5678 (ext. 5678)

Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams

Admissions Counselor

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615.966.5037 (ext. 5037)

John Williams

John Williams

Asst Dir of Enrollment

John Williams is the Director of Marketing and Enrollment. John works with the admissions and enrollment teams to provide a positive experience for students coming into undergraduate and graduate programs within the College of Professional Studies. He also manages communication with prospective students and develops programs and processes to foster... [More]

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615.966.5279 (ext. 5279)

Jonathan Williams

Jonathan Williams

Sewell Residence Hall Director

Jonathan joined the Residence Life team in June of 2011 after graduating from Lipscomb University with a Bachelors degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Biology. While pursuing his degree, Jonathan represented Lipscomb as a student-athlete competing in both cross country and track and working as a Resident Assistant... [More]

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Kathy Williams

Kathy Williams

Instructor of Nursing

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615.966.5023 (ext. 5023)

Kerri Williams

Kerri Williams

Administrative Assistant

Kerri Williams earned her B.S. degree in Health and Physical Education from Lipscomb in 1998. Prior to joining the staff at Lipscomb University, Kerri worked as a paralegal for ten years at Bass, Berry & Sims in Nashville, TN. As a paralegal, she helped with discovery, investigating facts, researching, and... [More]

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615.966.7174 (ext. 7174)

Mackenzie Williams

Mackenzie Williams

Senior Admissions Counselor

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615.966.6152 (ext. 6152)

Mike Williams

Mike Williams

Associate Professor

Mike graduated from the University of Arizona with a bachelor's degree in 1986. He graduated from Abilene Christian University with a M. Div. in 1991. He holds the doctorate in New Testament from Emory University. Mike teaches freshman Bible, New Testament text courses, and Greek. He recently served as Senior... [More]

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615.966.5785 (ext. 5785)

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Teresa Williams

Registrar

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615.966.6128 (ext. 6128)

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Sarah Williamson

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615.966.5182 (ext. 5182)

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Anne Willingham

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615.966.7111 (ext. 7111)

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Richard Willis

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615.966.1771 (ext. 1771)

David Wilson

David Wilson

University Attorney

David Wilson joined the Lipscomb administration as general counsel in May 2014. Prior to that, Wilson was partner at Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, L.P., where he practiced from 1998 to 2014, and has expertise in corporate governance, business transactions and securities law among other specialties. He has advised private... [More]

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615.966.6219 (ext. 6219)

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Debbie Wilson

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

Gary Wilson

Gary Wilson

Professor

Gary P. Wilson, D.M.A., divides his professional time between the roles of conductor, scholar, and educator. His responsibilities as Director of Choral and Vocal Studies at Lipscomb University include conducting the A Cappella Singers and Chamber Men, directing the Vocal Jazz Ensemble, and overseeing the vocal studio program. Choirs under... [More]

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615.966.5750 (ext. 5750)

Jeff Wilson

Jeff Wilson

Director, Campus Plt & Ret. Op

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615.966.6056 (ext. 6056)

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Jordan Wilson

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615.966.6244 (ext. 6244)

Michael Winegeart

Michael Winegeart

Director, Global Learning
Assistant Professor

Mike Winegeart was born and raised in Germany and is bilingual. His business career has been in Europe in senior management and business development capacities for Fortune 100 companies in various industries. Wanting to use his German language fluency in a vocational mission capacity, he attended the renowned International Business... [More]

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615.966.5074 (ext. 5074)

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Cindy Winker

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615.966.5950 (ext. 5950)

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Trina Winters

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5906 (ext. 5906)

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Laurie Winton

Recruiting and Marketing Coord

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615.966.5039 (ext. 5039)

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Rachel Wise

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.6650 (ext. 6650)

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Andrew Witherington

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5929 (ext. 5929)

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DeAndrea Witherspoon

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615.966.5019 (ext. 5019)

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Carol Witt

Middle School Faculty

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615.966.6462 (ext. 6462)

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Lanny Witt

High School Principal

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615.966.5191 (ext. 5191)

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Misrak Woldemedhin

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Fireweini Woldemussie

Housekeeper

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615.966.1820 (ext. 1820)

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Kevin Wolfe

Adjunct Faculty

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Nadine Wondem

Professor of Practice

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Jim Wood

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

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Pat Wood

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615.966.6362 (ext. 6362)

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Summer Wood

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

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Dana Woodard

Elementary Faculty

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615.966.6346 (ext. 6346)

Cory Woodroof

Cory Woodroof

Program Manager for Graduate Business

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615.966.5314 (ext. 5314)

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Emily Woodroof

Resident Director, Global Learning

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Julie Woodroof

Julie Woodroof

Fin Manager Bible Missions

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615.966.1346 (ext. 1346)

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Sheila Woodruff

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615.966.5061 (ext. 5061)

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Kim Woods

Middle School Faculty

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615.966.6361 (ext. 6361)

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Emily Workman

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Seth Worley

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615.966.7111 (ext. 7111)

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Deborah Wright

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615.966.0000 (ext. 0000)

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Paul Wright

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615.966.6244 (ext. 6244)

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Samuel Wright

Engineering Lab Technician

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615.966.1195 (ext. 1195)

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Mallory Wyckoff

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615.966.6053 (ext. 6053)

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Linda Wynn

Adjunct Faculty

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