Advising Staff

Dr. John Kemppainen, Ph.D.

Director, Office of Academic Advising

Deanna Crawford 

Office Manager


Julie Van Laere 

Administrative Secretary

The advisors in the Office of Academic Advising work as a team, but each one of the advisors specializes in one or more areas. For more information about specific programs, contact the advisor who deals with the area you have questions about.

Sport Management and Secondary Education
Ken Hill, M. Ed.

Sr. Academic Advisor

Special Education & Pre-K Education

Todd Parrish, Ed.D.

Academic Advisor

Scholarships and Critical Teacher Shortage Programs
John Kemppainen
, Ph.D.



Part-Time Advisor, Secondary Education

Caitlin Hetchka

Part-time Advisor