Faculty & Staff

The Department of Recreation Management and Physical Education (RMPE) is sustained by over 40 expert faculty and a team of friendly, responsive and task-focused support staff.

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Name Title/Rank Office Phone Email Program
Dale Adkins
Professor/Chair
HCC 43
(828) 262-4989
Recreation Management
Jennifer "Jenny" Allen
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Magdalena Anoufriev
Support Associate
HCC 36
(828) 262-3141
Staff
Ginny Asma
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Ryan Beasley
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 265-3544
Physical Education Activity
Joseph Boitnotte
Lecturer
EDH 123
(828) 262-7321
Physical Education Activity
Mary "Bo" Bolick
Lecturer
EDH 123
(828) 262-7321
Physical Education Activity
Tommy Brown
Adjunct Lecturer
Recreation Management
Stephanie Craven Bunch
Adjunct Instructor
HPEC
Byron Burrell
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Karen Caldwell
Professor
COE 336B
(828) 262-6045
Physical Education Activity
Rich Campbell
Adjunct Lecturer/UREC Associate Director
SRC OP
(828) 262-2475
Recreation Management
Jerry Cantwell
Senior Lecturer
HCC 32
(828) 262-6321
Recreation Management
James "Jim" Cottrell
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 295-9311 x9312
Physical Education Activity
Michael Darling
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Cheryl Eddins
Lecturer/UREC Associate Director
SRC
(828) 262-8707
Recreation Management
Barbie Fisher
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Ron Forster
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Eric Frauman
Associate Professor
HCC 22
(828) 262-6317
Recreation Management
Paul Gaskill
Professor
HCC 30
(828) 262-6336
Recreation Management
Jaco Gerbrands
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Lydia A Gillen
Adjunct Lecturer
Physical Education Activity
Pamela Greene
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Mandy Harrison
Associate Professor
HCC 33
(828) 262-6324
Recreation Management
Taylor Hartley HPEC
Russel Hiatt
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Kristian Jackson
Senior Lecturer
HCC 32
(828) 262-6326
Recreation Management
Joy James
Associate Professor
HCC 28
(828) 262-6322
Recreation Management
John Janowiak
Professor
COE 234D
(828) 262-3173
HPEC
Michael Kernodle
Professor
HCC 27
(828) 262-6325
HPEC
Briana M. Kidd
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Jasyn L. Klamborowski
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Ann Matthews
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 262-7153
HPEC
Robert McKethan
Professor Emeritus
Mailbox: HCC
HPEC
Elise McLaughlin
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Recreation Management
Richard Miller
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Terri Mitchell
Associate Professor
COE 412J
(828) 262-6058
HPEC
Derek Mohr
Professor
HCC 93
(828) 262-3143
HPEC
Bill Moore
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Lauren F Mull
Adjunct Lecturer
Recreation Management
Jason Parker
Adjunct Lecturer/HCC Director
HCC 114
(828) 262-7890
Recreation Management
Edgar Peck
Senior Lecturer/PEA Director
HCC 16
(828) 262-6330
Physical Education Activity
George (Edd) Pelsmaeker
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 606-7671
Physical Education Activity
Regina Pelsmaeker
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 606-7671
Physical Education Activity
Patience Perry
Lecturer
LLC 114
(828) 262-7223
Physical Education Activity
Erik Rabinowitz
Associate Professor
HCC 34
(828) 262-2540
Recreation Management
Joshua Reese
Equipment Manager
VG 102
(828) 262-3048
Staff
Spencer Reeves
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Katie Richards
Adjunct Lecturer / UREC Coordinator
UREC
Recreation Management
Joann P Ryan
Adjunct Lecturer
Physical Education Activity
Lee F Ryan
Adjunct Lecturer
Physical Education Activity
Shannon Shanely
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 262-6319
Recreation Management
Iryna Sharaievska
Assistant Professor
HCC 51
(828) 262-6327
Recreation Management
Benjamin Sibley
Associate Professor
HCC 20
(828) 262-6300
HPEC
Hillary Silver
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Eddie Simmons
Adjunct Lecturer/UREC Associate Director
SRC
(828) 262-6584
Recreation Management
Jenna Sorrells
Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
HPEC
Paul Stahlschmidt
Adjunct Lecturer
DDD 127
(828) 262-3873
Physical Education Activity
Bryan Taylor
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Scott Townsend
Professor/HPEC Director
HCC 25
(828) 262-7153
HPEC
Lauren Ward
Adjunct Lecturer
Recreation Management
Melissa Weddell
Associate Professor/ RM Director
HCC 21
(828) 262-6303
Recreation Management
Stephanie West
Professor
HCC 29
(828) 262-6328
Recreation Management
Abby White Gould
Administrative Support Specialist
HCC 42
(828) 262-3149
Staff
Mary Williams
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
(828) 262-7153
HPEC
Wayne Williams
Professor Emeritus
Mailbox: HCC
Recreation Management
Tim Winecoff
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Rebecca K. Woolard
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity
Emily Yuratovac
Adjunct Lecturer
Mailbox: HCC
Physical Education Activity