HR Recognitions at Fall Convocation

August 20, 2021 – Santa Fe College Human Resources recognized the following employees who have joined the college since last year, are planning on retiring from the college in the coming year, and those who are celebrating years-of-service milestones at SF.

New Employees

NamePositionDepartment
Jeffrey ArciolaInterim Assistant ProfessorNatural Sciences (Chemistry)
Cesar ArizaInterim Assistant ProfessorNetworking Technologies
Roger AustinAssessment SpecialistTesting Center
William BatlleInterim Assistant ProfessorMathematics
Naeema BrittonCounseling SpecialistCounseling Center
Phillip CarverPurchasing AgentPurchasing
Courtney ChambersInterim Assistant ProfessorProgramming Technologies
Andrea ChapovAdministrative AssistantInformation Technology Services
Lisa CharneyDesignated FacultyHumanities and Foreign Languages (Speech)
Dana ColvinDental Clinic ManagerDental Lab
Megan CrosbyInterim Assistant ProfessorRespiratory Care
Pamela DonahueAdministrative Support Specialist, Facilities  Administration and Ops
Yoly FarleyInterim Assistant ProfessorSurgical Technology
CJ FleetwoodGroundskeeper IIGrounds
Stephen FooksInterim Coordinator,  Math StudioMathematics
Mirta FuentesAcademic Coach, STEM SSSSTEM Student Support Services
Harold GonzalezAcademic Assistant, MathematicsMathematics
Lisa GrahamInterim Assistant ProfessorSurgical Technology
Lauren GrantInterim Assistant ProfessorEnglish
Casey GravelineSenior Financial Aid SpecialistFinancial Aid Administration
Angela GregoryDigital Content SpecialistMarketing & Communications
Sena HajikordestaniAdvising Specialist, Academic Advisement CenterAdvisement
Lanier Harper-DicksonInterim Assistant ProfessorEnglish Communications
Joseph HaughtonAcademic Coach, SSSStudent Support Services
Frederick HayesDesignated FacultyNatural Sciences (Biology/Physical Science)
Breanne HooksDesignated FacultyMathematics
Shaun JensenAcademic Lab Manager, SHPSciences for Health Programs
Crystal JohnsonChildcare Center Teacher Little School
Rebecca JohnstonDesignated FacultyEnglish
Mary JordanAssistant ProfessorStudent Development and Leadership
Sarika JoshiAssistant ProfessorHigh School Dual Enrollment Social Sciences
Jordan LewisContact Center RepresentativeContact Center and Visitor Information Desk
Corinne LipnickInterim Childcare Center TeacherLittle School
Katie LongDesignated FacultyNatural Sciences (Zoo Animal Technology)
Earl MashPolice OfficerPolice
Gregory McVeyDirector of AthleticsAthletics
David MerahnDesignated FacultySocial and Behavioral Sciences
Kristen MerrittDesignated FacultyNatural Sciences
Kellie MillerInterim Assistant ProfessorEnglish Communications
Kendriana MillerAdvising Specialist, Academic Advisement CenterAdvisement
Lenore MontalbanoAcademic ChairInformation Technology Education
Mario MutisAssistant ProfessorFine Arts
Yumina MyersSponsored Projects Development CoordinatorOffice for Advancement
Nicole NesbergDesignated FacultySocial and Behavioral Sciences (History)
Elizabeth PadgettAssistant Professor, Invasive CVTCardiovascular Technology Program
Jody PeelingDesignated FacultyMathematics
Diego PosadaPolice OfficerPolice
Timothy PriceCoordinator, Basic RecruitCJ Basic Recruit
Shanna RatliffAcademic Coach, STEM SSSSTEM Student Support Services
Rosa Rey GarciaProgram Support Specialist, Blount CenterBlount Student Services  
Deborah RobinsonAdvising Specialist, Health Sciences Advisement OfficeHealth Sciences Recruiting  
Javier SampedroDesignated FacultyHumanities & Foreign Languages (Spanish)
Autumn SantosAcademic Coach, SSSStudent Support Services
Natasha SeaversInterim Assistant Professor, Nursing Programs (Nursing Assistant Program)Nursing
Kimberly SmithAdvising Specialist, Academic Advisement CenterAdvisement
Jared SteesDesignated FacultyNatural Sciences (Biology)
Julia SteffAssistant Professor, HITHealth Information Technology
Kara SylvesterAdvising Specialist, Zoo ProgramsZoo Technology
Victor ValentineGroundskeeper IIGrounds
Boisy WaitersAcademic Coach, VSSSVeterans Student Support Services
Jennifer WidermanAcademic Assistant, Dental HygieneDental Hygiene
Brandon WilesInterim Assistant ProfessorNatural Sciences (Physics)
Jessica WillisDigital Videographer and DesignerMarketing & Communications

Retiring Employees

NameRetire DateYears of Service
Cynthia Carstens06/30/202112
Richard Dickson08/11/202114
Rhonda Felheim12/31/202010
Barbara Fields05/19/202125
Laure Frank06/11/20217
Mary Gandy06/14/202147
Wendy Hofer07/31/20215
Kim Johnson12/31/202134
Trudy Jordan08/11/202116
Gloria Kersh05/19/202119
Hong Le10/31/202116
Lesley Lebaron01/31/202115
Deborah Little06/15/202120
Robert Malinowski08/11/202127
Sherry McClain08/11/20217
Eileen Monck06/01/202115
Lee Montagne08/11/202131
Donna Ragauckas12/15/202122
Rita Revak-Lutz10/15/202118
James (Sonny) Richardson06/02/20218
Deborah Scarboro06/01/202117
Susan Stalnaker07/06/202120
Jo Ann Svedas08/31/202115
Bruce Tucker08/11/202120
Carol Wilson01/05/202120

Years of Service

35 Years
Kim Johnson 
Korona Skipper 

30 Years
Sari Sanborn  

25 Years
Brian Fox
Paula Gainey
Brad Grant 
Teri McClellan  
David Shlafer
Corbin Tucker 
Leon Young  

20 Years
Daneen Adams
William Bowers 
Carolyn Coles
Carol Edwards 
Bobby Hom
Michelle Jansen 
Dana Linnens   
Barbara Little Harsh
Patti Locascio
Bridget Middleton  
Amy Nichols
Jay O‚ÄôLeary  
Michael Ordish 
Cheryl Preisinger  
Chris Sulander-Smith
Eric Torres  
Laura Trefry
Bruce Tucker   
JoAnn Wilkes 

15 Years
Vivian Graham
Deanna Henriksen 
Jodi Long
Tony Manibusan 
Tracy Moorman
Van Ngo 
Naseem Rehman
Chris Simoneaux  
Jo Ann Svedas
Sharon Whitcraft  
Johnny Wiggs 

10 Years
Lisa Armour
Mabel Baker 
Shellie Banfield
Richard Bertie 
Julie Crosby
Mary El-Semarani  
Gary Hartge
Aaron Hirko  
Helen Legall
Sherry Lindsay   
Sandra Milner
Liz Reynolds  
Jake Searcy 
Zahir Small  
Cheryl Woelfle
Jorie Zaron