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Meet Our Faculty & Staff

Department Chair 
Glen McClish
Office: Storm Hall West 148
Phone: (619) 594-2204
Email: [email protected]

 

Administrative Support Coordinator (budget, payroll, contracts) 
Karen Keene 
Office: Storm Hall West 140
Phone: (619) 594-5477
Email: [email protected]

Administrative Support Coordinator (academic affairs)
Claudia Gracio 
Office: Storm Hall West 144 
Phone: (619) 594-0925 
Email: [email protected]

Administrative Support Assistant (office front desk)
Matthew Gantos
Office: Storm Hall West 141
Phone: (619) 594-6514
Email: [email protected]

Lecturer (course schedule, enrollment management)
Jamie Madden 
Office: Storm Hall West 142
Phone: (619) 594-1161
Email: [email protected]

Interim Undergraduate Adviser
Glen McClish
Office: Storm Hall West 148
Phone: (619) 594-2204
Email: [email protected]

Graduate and Adv. Certificate in Teaching Writing Adviser
Jennifer Sheppard 
Office: Storm Hall West 103
Phone: (619) 594-2696 
Email: [email protected]

Certificate in Professional Writing Adviser
Linn Bekins
Office: Storm Hall West 107
Phone: (619) 594-2211 
Email: [email protected]

Linn BekinsLinn Bekins
Associate Professor; Director of the Certificate in Professional Writing
Office: Storm Hall West 107
Phone: (619) 594-2211 
Email: [email protected]

Suzanne BordelonSuzanne Bordelon
Professor
Office: Storm Hall 112B
Phone: (619) 594-7098
Email: [email protected]

hand holding pen and writing in notebookRichard Boyd
Associate Professor
Office: Storm Hall West 130
Phone: (619) 594-2773 
Email: [email protected]


Dustin EdwardsDustin Edwards
Assistant Professor
Office: Storm Hall West 148
Email: [email protected]

Glen McClishGlen McClish
Professor; Department Chair and Interim Undergraduate Adviser 
Office: Storm Hall West 148
Phone: (619) 594-2204
Email: [email protected]

Cezar OrnatowskiCezar Ornatowski
Professor
Office: Storm Hall West 111
Phone: (619) 594-7933 
Email: [email protected]

Consuelo SalasConsuelo Salas (Off Campus)
Assistant Professor
Office: Storm Hall West 105
Phone: TBA 
Email: [email protected]

Jennifer SheppardJennifer Sheppard
Assistant Professor; Graduate Adviser 
Office: Storm Hall West 103
Phone: (619) 594-2696 
Email: [email protected]


Kathryn ValentineKathryn Valentine
Associate Professor; Director of the SDSU Writing Center
Office: LLA-1103B and Storm Hall West 132
Phone: (619) 594-3537
Email: [email protected]

Chris WerryChris Werry
Associate Professor; Director of Lower Division Writing Program; Co-Coordinator of Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

Amber AnayaAmber Anaya (Off Campus)
Business Writing Coordinator
Office: Storm Hall 120B
Email: [email protected]

Hasan AutmanHasan Autman
Office: Storm Hall 130
Email: [email protected]

Lea BakerLea Baker
Writing Mentors Program Co-Coordinator
Office: Storm Hall West 118
Email: [email protected]

Gretchen BarksdaleGretchen Barksdale
Office: Storm Hall 106A
Email: [email protected]

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Office: Storm Hall 108A
Email: [email protected]

Louie CentanniLouie Centanni
Office: Storm Hall 110D
Email: [email protected]

Sean CisselSean Cissel
Office: Storm Hall 114A
Email: [email protected]

Allie CookAllie Cook
Office: Storm Hall 106B
Email: [email protected]

Matt CopelandMatt Copeland
Office: Storm Hall West 124
Email: [email protected]

Matthew CostelloMatthew Costello
Office: Storm Hall 106C
Email: [email protected]

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Office: Storm Hall 130
Email: [email protected]

Alex FarugiaAlex Farugia
Office: Storm Hall 106B
Email: [email protected]

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Office: Storm Hall 106D
Email: [email protected]


Sandy FimbresSandy Fimbres
Office: Storm Hall 114B
Email: [email protected]


Erin FlewellingErin Flewelling
Writing Center Assistant Director
Office: Storm Hall 108B
Email: [email protected]

generic profile - placeholderEirein Gaile Florendo (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 114D
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderNirmla Flores (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 130
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderAl Gardella (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 112A
Email: [email protected]


Matt FowlerMatt Fowler
Interim Dir., Lower Division Writing Program
Office: Storm Hall 106C
Email: [email protected]

Johanna GleasonJohanna Gleason (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 120
Email: [email protected]


Josh HallJosh Hall
Office: Storm Hall 114D
Email: [email protected]

Candace HartsuykerCandace Hartsuyker (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 112A
Email: [email protected]


Bree HawkinsBree Hawkins (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 108A
Email: [email protected]

Patty HiebertPatty Hiebert (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 112A
Email: [email protected]


Catherine HoffmanCatherine Hoffman
Office: Storm Hall West 126



Jill HolslinJill Holslin
Office: Storm Hall 110A
Email: [email protected]


Jacob HubbardJacob Hubbard
Office: Storm Hall West 108
Email: [email protected]

Katie HughesKatie Hughes
Office: Storm Hall West 128
Email: [email protected]


Melissa HurtMelissa Hurt (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 108
Email: [email protected]


Ben JenkinsBen Jenkins
Office: Storm Hall 110B
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 135 
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderChelsea Kerford
Writing Center Assistant Director
Office: Storm Hall 120C
Email: [email protected]

Karen KossKaren Koss
Writing Mentors Program Co-Coordinator
Office: Storm Hall West 118
Email: [email protected]

Kurt KroeberKurt Kroeber (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 110D
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderAlicia Leon (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 113
Email: [email protected]


Anthony LinceAnthony Lince (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 122
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderNathan Lindsday (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 120B
Email: [email protected]


Cali LinforCali Linfor
Office: Storm Hall 108C
Email: [email protected]


Betsy LittrellBetsy Littrell
Office: Storm Hall West 108
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 120
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 142
Phone: (619) 594-1161
Email: [email protected]

Blaine MalcolmBlaine Malcolm
Office: Storm Hall 106A
Email: [email protected]


Nicole Meehan Nicole Meehan (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 120B
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderKellie Miller  (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 113
Email: [email protected]


Roderick MichenerRoderick Michener
Office: Storm Hall 120C
Email: [email protected]


Celeste MoralesCeleste Morales (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 122
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderMiranda Munoz (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 108B
Email: [email protected]


Nolana NerhanNolana Nerhan
Office: Storm Hall 112C
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderEmily Nye (Fall)
Email: [email protected]



Jason W. ParkerJason W. Parker
Office: Storm Hall 110C
Email: [email protected]


Theresa PeralesTheresa Perales (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 144
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 120
Email: [email protected]

generic profile - placeholderDylan Pliskin (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 144
Email: [email protected]

Andrew PowersAndrew Powers (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 115
Email: [email protected]

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Office: Storm Hall West 144
Email: [email protected]


Jennifer SagerJennifer Sager
Office: Storm Hall 112C
Email: [email protected]


Matthew Salazar-ThompsonMatthew Salazar-Thompson (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 136
Email: [email protected]


Wendy ScottWendy Scott (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 136
Email: [email protected]


Beth ShermanBeth Sherman
Office: Storm Hall West 116
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 101
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderMonika Sokolowska Birch (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 135
Email: [email protected]

Jennifer StantonJennifer Stanton (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 113
Email: [email protected]


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Office: Storm Hall West 135
Email: [email protected]

generic profile - placeholderSarah Tanori (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 122
Email: [email protected]


Kimball TaylorKimball Taylor
Office: Storm Hall 110B
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderJanet Tempelton
Office: Storm Hall West 134
Phone: (619) 594-5238
Email: [email protected]

Caitlyn Thompson Caitlyn Thompson (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 106D
Email: [email protected]

Cara ThompsonCara Thompson
Office: Storm Hall 108C
Email: [email protected]


Tyler ThompsonTyler Thompson
Office: Storm Hall 110A
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderNabeal Twereet (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 101
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderMichael Underwood
Office: Storm Hall West 114
Phone: (619) 594-5776
Email: [email protected]

Adrian VegaAdrian Vega (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 120A
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderDustin Walker (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 120A
Email: [email protected]

Brett WarnkeBrett Warnke (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall 108A
Email: [email protected]

Siobhan WhiteSiobhan White
Office: Storm Hall 114B
Email: [email protected]

Emma Lee WhitworthEmma Lee Whitworth
Office: Storm Hall West 123
Phone: (619) 594-1655
Email: [email protected]

Nathan WhitworthNathan Whitworth
Office: Storm Hall 120B
Email: [email protected]


Marla WilliamsMarla Williams
Office: Storm Hall 110C
Email: [email protected]


generic profile - placeholderRyan Young  (Fall)
Office: Storm Hall West 232
Email: [email protected]

Zachary Bernstein
Email: [email protected]

Angie Brenner
Email: [email protected]

Emily Buchanan
Email: [email protected]

Lauren Chun
Email: [email protected]

Matthew Farris
Email: [email protected]

Rachel Fernandes 
Email: [email protected]

Mikayla Garcia
Email: [email protected]

Anna Gasaway
Email: [email protected]

Nicole Golden
Email: [email protected]

Thomas Gustafson
Email: [email protected]

Anthony Haines
Email: [email protected]

Eirein Harn
Email: [email protected]

Abigail Hora
Email: [email protected]

Alicia Leon
Email: [email protected]

George Liao
Email: [email protected]

Matthew Louie
Email: [email protected]

Andrés Loya-Estrada
Email: [email protected]

Jacob Maguire
Email: [email protected]

Mariah Marquez
Email: [email protected]

Angela Mendoza
Email: [email protected]

Elizabeth Murray
Email: [email protected]

Talia Nasr
Email: [email protected]

Danielle Nouriazad
Email: [email protected]

David Ornelas
Email: [email protected]

Jason Phillips
Email: [email protected]

Dylan Pliskin
Email: [email protected]

Jay Ramos
Email: [email protected]

Daniel Rodriguez
Email: [email protected]

Jeffrey Shutt
Email: [email protected]

Monika Sokolowska Birch
Email: [email protected]

Melanie Taing
Email: [email protected]

Sara Tufekci
Email: [email protected]

Nabeal Twereet
Email: [email protected]

Haley Young
Email: [email protected]

Liane Bryson 
Years of Service: 1996-2016
M.A., University of California, San Diego
Email: [email protected]

Geoffrey Chase 
Years of Service: 2001-2015 
Ph.D., 20th-Century American and British Literature, University of Wisconsin--Madison 
Email: [email protected]

Carl Fielden
Years of Service: 1985-2022
M.A. in Linguistics, San Diego State University
M.A. in Education, Concentration in Special Education, Specialization in Learning Handicaps, San Diego State University
M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling, Concentration in Clinical Rehabilitation and Clinical Mental Health Counseling, San Diego State University
Email: [email protected]

Jane E. Hindman
Years of Service: 1996-2007
Ph.D., University of Arizona

Ann M. Johns
Years of Service: 1975-2002
Ph.D., University of Southern California
Email: [email protected]

Patricia Morgan
Years of Service: 1985-2016 
M.A., San Diego State University
Email: [email protected]

Deborah Poole
Years of Service: 1989-2020
Ph.D., University of Southern California
Email: [email protected]

Ellen Quandahl
Years of Service: 1994-2016
Ph.D., English, University of Iowa
Email: [email protected]

Jane Robinett
Years of Service: 1993-2010
Ph.D., 20th Century American Literature, University of Notre Dame
Email: [email protected]

Carol O. Sweedler-Brown
Years of Service: 1975-2005
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Julie Williams
Years of Service: 1995-2020
M.A. in English (American Literature), San Diego State University
M.A. in Linguistics (Applied Linguistics/TESOL), San Diego State University
Email: [email protected]