Winthrop University: College of Education - Dean's Council

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


Barger, Bettie Parsons 

Dr. Bettie Parsons Barger
Chair, Education Core
Director, Jim and Sue Rex Institute for Educational Renewal and Partnership


 Corley-Moore, Shaniqua

Ms. Shaniqua Corley-Moore
Director, Instructional Technology Center

Costner, Beth
Dr. Beth Costner
Interim Dean


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


Harris, Joanna

Ms. Joanna Harris
Director, Student Academic Services


Harris, Lisa

Dr. Lisa Harris
Director of Graduate Studies

Hoyle, Sherry

Dr. Sherry Hoyle
Vice-Chair, Faculty Assembly


Johnson, Lisa

Dr. Lisa Johnson 
Interim Associate Dean


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


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

Vawter, Dave
Dr. Dave Vawter
Chair, Faculty Assembly

Last Updated: 1/4/22