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Faculty & Staff

  • Julie Adcock

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Dave Allen
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Chandler Ashcraft
    Program Manager for Job Development

    615.966.5104 ext. 5104

  • Jody Bacon

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kristin Baese
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.5173 ext. 5173

  • Katie Baine

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Christy Ballard

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lacey Batey

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Todd Beard
    Program Director, English for Academic Purposes

    615.966.5070 ext. 5070

  • Chandra Bennett

    615.966.5068 ext. 5068

  • Haley Berl

    615.966.5070 ext. 5070

  • Birch

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kat Blanco

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kelly Blankenship
    Program Manager for Community Relations

    615.966.5245 ext. 5245

  • Portia Botchway

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Eric Bowman

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Deborah Boyd
    Dean
    Director of Graduate Programs
    Professor

    615.966.6263 ext. 6263

  • Kelly Bridges
    Program Manager

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Justine Bruyere

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Julie Bryant

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Robin Cayce

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Nicole Chaput Guizani
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Reva Chatman-Buckley
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5323 ext. 5323

  • Jill Collins

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Cady Conley

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Sharon Cooksey

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lisa Coons

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Bruce Davis

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Randi Days

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Laura Delgado
    Program Director for Increasing Teacher Diversity

    615.966.5274 ext. 5274

  • Andrea Dewey

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Forrest Doddington
    Content Technology Specialist

    615.966.5052 ext. 5052

  • Sandy Duke

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Sarah Duncan
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5808 ext. 5808

  • Priscilla Eichler

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jenifer Evans
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.6076 ext. 6076

  • Jeanne Fain
    Professor

    615.966.5041 ext. 5041

  • Terry Sue Fanning
    Associate Profressor of Education
    Director of M.Ed and Ed.S Programs

    615.966.2013 ext. 2013

  • Charles Farmer

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Geoff Ferris

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Laura Forkum

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lance Forman
    Assistant Professor of Education
    Director of the EDLD Program

    615.966.5033 ext. 5033

  • Lisa Fox

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Vanessa Garcia
    Director of the Instructional Practice Program
    Assistant Professor of Education

  • Suze Gilbert
    Assistant Professor of Education
    Lead Faculty for Reading Specialty

    615.966.5040 ext. 5040

  • Nona Hall

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Craig Hammond

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Mike Hammond
    Professor

    615.966.5144 ext. 5144

  • Robbie Hampton
    Assistant Professor of Education

    615.966.6171 ext. 6171

  • Waverly Harris

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jonathan Harrison
    Assessement Coordinator

  • Michelle Hasty
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.1337 ext. 1337

  • Ally Hauptman
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.5032 ext. 5032

  • Katherine Haynes

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Trace Hebert
    Associate Dean, College of Education
    Director, Doctor of Education
    Professor

    615.966.5325 ext. 5325

  • Will Hemby
    Job Coach

  • Marissa Hicks

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jennifer Higgs

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Junior High
    Chair, Undergraduate Education
    Professor

    615.966.6067 ext. 6067

  • Krista Hoekstra

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Debi Hoggatt
    Assistant Professor, College of Education
    Assistant Director, Doctor of Education

    615.966.5035 ext. 5035

  • Sam Hutchins
    IDEAL Residental Coordinator

    615.966.5147 ext. 5147

  • Jenny Isble

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kayla Jackson

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Elisabeth Johnson
    ABA Supervisor

  • Ocheze Joseph

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Allie Kazantseva

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lisa Kegler

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kara Krinks
    Assistant Professor of Education Studies

    615.966.6417 ext. 6417

  • Michael LaPaglia

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Matthew Lavery

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Stephen Lawrence

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lily Leffler
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Amanda Lessard

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jessica Lewis

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Annette Little
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5786 ext. 5786

  • Jo Ann Luecke

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Susan Lyle

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Karen Marklein
    Program Director, Ayers Institute

    615.966.1033 ext. 1033

  • Heather Martin

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Robert Martin

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Darwin Mason
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Melanie Maxwell
    Assistant Professor

  • Janna McClain

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Greg McCord

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kristi McGimsey
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.6081 ext. 6081

  • Abigail McKamey

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Emily Medlock
    Associate Professor

    615.966.6079 ext. 6079

  • Sarah Miller

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Rachael Milligan
    Assistant Dean, College of Education

    615.966.1034 ext. 1034

  • Emily Mofield
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Education

    615.966.5094 ext. 5094

  • Dave Moore

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Lori Muchukot

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • John Murray

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Amber Music

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Rosemary Newbill

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Keith Nikolaus
    Professor

    615.966.5749 ext. 5749

  • Julia Osteen
    Instructor

    615.966.5095 ext. 5095

  • Amy Owen
    Program Manager for Educational Leadership Programs

    615.966.7199 ext. 7199

  • Megan Parker Peters
    Associate Professor of Education
    Director of Teacher Education and Assessment

    615.966.5034 ext. 5034

  • Misty Parsley
    Director, Master of Education/Special Education
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5159 ext. 5159

  • Tina Patterson

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Breckon Pennell

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Teresa Petersen
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Andrea Pewitt
    Instructor in Education
    IDEAL Program Director

    615.966.5098 ext. 5098

  • Andrea Popham

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Katie Preston

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Melissa Ralston
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alexis Rand

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Laura Roberts
    Assistant Program Director, IDEAL

    615.966.5103 ext. 5103

  • Tessa Sanders
    Assistant Professor of Education
    Doctoral Research Coordinator

    615.966.5829 ext. 5829

  • Katie Schrodt

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Liz Self

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Pat Shelton
    SPED Alt Licensure Mentor

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Tammy Shutt
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5094 ext. 5094

  • Julie Simone
    Instructor

    615.966.5096 ext. 5096

  • Nancy Simpkins

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Melissa Skinner

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Alejandra Solano

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jermaine Soto

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Hank Staggs
    Director, Master of Education
    Ed.S. Leadership, Off Campus Cohorts
    Associate Professor

  • Catherine Stephens
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Marcia Stewart
    Professor

    615.966.5822 ext. 5822

  • Melissa Stugart

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jimmy Sullivan

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Gena Surgener

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Esther Swink

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Jon Timm

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Kelly Tobenski

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Rebekah Tran
    Program Manager

    615.966.5068 ext. 5068

  • Chandra Verbic

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Heather Walker

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Laura Weller
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.5017 ext. 5017

  • Roger Wiemers
    Professor

    615.966.7067 ext. 7067

  • Elizabeth Williams
    Global Student Sponsor

  • Kimberly Williams

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Summer Wood

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Cicely Woodard

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Sheila Woodruff

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061

  • Brooke Wright
    Program Manager, IDEAL

  • Aimee Wyatt

    615.966.5061 ext. 5061