Winthrop University: College of Education - Dean's Council

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College of Education

Dean's Council

The Dean's Council in the College of Education serves in an advisory capacity to the dean in matters related to the ongoing work of the college and administrative policy. The Council plays a key role in setting the vision and goals for the College and in using unit data to support continuous improvement of the College and its programs. The Council is made up of the dean, associate deans, department chairs, center directors, chair of the COE Faculty Assembly, and others identified by the dean who are in leadership positions in the College.


Arter, Trish

Dr. Trish Arter
Chair, Counseling, Leadership, & Educational Studies


 Corley-Moore, Shaniqua

Ms. Shaniqua Corley-Moore
Director, Instructional Technology Center

Costner, Beth
Dr. Beth Costner
Associate Dean and Director of Student Academic Services


Hamel, Erin
Dr. Erin Hamel
Director, Macfeat Early Childhood Laboratory School


Helf, Shawnna

Dr. Shawnna Helf
Director of Graduate Studies


Johnson, Lisa
Dr. Lisa Johnson
Associate Dean, Director of the Jim and Sue Rex Institute, Chair, Education Core

McLaine, Alice

Dr. Alice McLaine
Vice-Chair, Faculty Assembly


Ming, Kavin
Dr. Kavin Ming
Chair, Curriculum and Pedagogy

Rakestraw, Jennie
Dr. Jennie Rakestraw


Schoepfer, Kristi
Dr. Kristi Schoepfer
Chair, Physical Education, Sport, and Human Performance

Wojcik, Janet
Dr. Janet Wojcik
Chair, Faculty Assembly

Last Updated: 6/23/20