Organizational Structure

Please see the Organizational Chart (pdf) or the accessible format below.

Office of the President

Board of Trustees

  • Dr. Colleen Ponto, Chair
  • Dr. Meghan Quint, Vice Chair
  • Mike Kelly
  • Angie Hinojos
  • Norman Seabrooks

Dr. Eric Murray, President

  • Larissa Tikhonova, Program Specialist 2
  • Dr. Kerry Levett, Vice President for Student Learning & Success
  • Meagan Walker, Vice President for External Relations & Planning
  • Jashoda Bothra, Ph.D., Vice President for Administrative Services
  • Chari Davenport, Executive Director of Equity & Inclusion

Foundation Board

  • Brittany Caldwell, Executive Director, Cascadia College Foundation
    • Mark Collins, Director of Foundation Operations

Student Learning & Success

Dr. Kerry Levett, Vice President for Student Learning & Success

  • Ketra Embleton, College Operations Manager/Public Records Officer
  • Teya Viola, Director of Student Learning: Curriculum, Scheduling, ctcLink Operations
    • Jacqueline Webb, Program Assistant – Curriculum & Scheduling
    • Ana Benitez, Administrative Services Manager A/Faculty Support Liaison
    • Rachel Berner, Administrative Assistant 3 (.6FTE Nonpermanent)
    • Vacancy, AA3

Dr. Lyn Eisenhour, Dean of Student Learning-Transitional Studies

  • Brandy Long, Assistant Director of eLearning
  • Vacancy, Instructional Designer
  • Vacancy, PTH Education Technologist/STEM
  • Neda Rabbanian, Advisor - Adult Basic Education
  • Vacancy, Program Coordinator – ABE
  • Rosa Pielle, Office Assistant 3 – Adult Basic Education

Faculty (Tenured Faculty Senior 2)

  • Jared Leising (F), English
  • Robyn Ferret, English & Humanities
  • Natalie Serianni, English
  • David Dorratcague, College & Career Foundations
  • David Bucci, English
  • Dr. Jessica Ketcham, English & Humanities

Faculty (Tenured Faculty – Senior 1)

    Faculty (Tenured Faculty & Permanent Status)

    • Erica Almeda, College & Career Foundations
    • Tasha Walston, English & Humanities

    Faculty (Tenure Track Faculty & Permanent Status Track)

    • Vacancy, College & Career Foundations

    Faculty (Two-Year Temp Full Time Faculty)

    • Kristina Kellerman, College & Career Foundations

    Dr. Erik Tingelstad, Dean of Student Learning-Professional Technical

    • College in the High School
    • Stephan Classen, Assistant Director of Sustainable Practices
    • Erika Cook, Workforce Navigator
    • Joanna Muir, Program Specialist 2, Workforce Education

    Faculty (Tenured Faculty – Senior 2)

    • Dr. Brian Bansenauer (F), Business & Information Technology
    • Dr. Lisa Citron, Economics
    • Marc Hyman, Accounting
    • Michael Panitz (F), Business & Information Technology
    • Sharon Saxton (F), Math
    • Megan Luce, Developmental Math
    • Steve Yramategui, Math
    • Chris Cuneo, BIT/Networking

    Faculty (Tenured Faculty – Senior 1)

      Faculty (Tenured Faculty)

      • Lelia Olson, Business & Accounting
      • Srividhya Venkatraman, Math

      Faculty (Tenure Track)

      • Linda Richard, Math
      • Vacancy, Math

      Kristina Young, Dean of Student Learning – Transfer/Gen Ed.

      • Vacant, Administrative Assistant 3
      • Dr. Sarah Tsai, Director of Learning Center
        • Kathrine Raines, Program Assistant, Bock Learning Center
        • Tutors and Student Hourly Employees, Bock Learning Center
      • Desiree Engel, Instruction & Classroom Support Technician 2 (10 Month)
      • Ryan Higgins, Instruction & Classroom Support Technician 2 (10 Month)
      • Maiko Luckow, Instruction & Classroom Support Technician 2 (10 Month)
      • Margee Will, instruction & Classroom Support Technician 3 (12 month)

      Faculty (Tenured Faculty – Senior 2)

      • Dr. Chris Byrne (F), Physics/Math
      • Dr. Lindsay Custer, Sociology
      • Dianne Fruit (F), World Languages
      • Dr. Nader Nazemi (F), Political Science & History
      • David Ortiz (F), Communication Studies
      • Erin Richards, Political Science
      • Sadie Rosenthal, Biology
      • Tori Saneda, Anthropology
      • David Shapiro (F), Philosophy
      • Eugene Taylor, History & Global Studies
      • John VanLeer (F), Earth & Environmental Sciences
      • Midori Sakura, Earth & Environmental Sciences
      • Dr. Jesus Perez, History & Global Studies

      Faculty (Tenured Faculty – Senior 1)

      • Natasa Kesler, Biology
      • Chris Gildow, Art
      • Dr. Peggy Harbol, Chemistry
      • Debra Waddell, Speech/Communications Studies
      • Dr. Soraya Cardenas, Sociology

      Faculty (Tenured Faculty)

      • Dr. Jeff Stephens, Chemistry
      • Garth Neufeld, Psychology
      • Dr. Azizeh Farajallah, Chemistry
      • Dr. Seraphine Shen-Miller, Psychology
      • Kathleen Brown, Art/Visual Communication

      Faculty (Tenure Track)

      • Victor Begay, American Indian & Indigenous Studies
      • Khai Button, Biology
      • Kimia Ghanbeigi, Engineering

      Dr. Michael Horn, Director of Institutional Effectiveness

      • Elizabeth Banning, Institutional Effectiveness Data Analyst

      Erin Blakeney, Dean of Student Success Services

      • Vickie Ashe, Administrative Assistant 3
      • Bryan Martinez Escobar, Director of Enrollment Services/SSS ctcLink Lead
        • Vacancy, Assistant Director of Enrollment Services
          • Darla Hart, Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Rachel Druck, Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Aaron Smith, Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Joy Keren, Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Holli Walker, Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Marion Heard, PTH Customer Service Specialist 2
          • Vacancy, PTH Customer Service Specialist 3
          • Vacancy, PTH Customer Service Specialist 2
        • Huda Sarhan, Program Specialist 3 - Credentialing
        • Kira McBride, Admissions Specialist
      • Deann Holliday, Director of Student Financial Services/SSS ctcLink co-Lead
        • Paul Lee, Assistant Director of Student Financial Services
        • Brett Steiner, Program Specialist 3
        • Martin Nunez, Program Specialist 3
        • Myles Cabanos, Program Coordinator
      • Gordon Dutrisac, Director of Student Advising & Support Services
        • Kris Hatch-Panton, Academic Advisor Senior/Running Start Specialist
        • Aileen Ibershof, Program Coordinator/VA Cert, Official Student Support Services (RS/Vet)
        • Kanchana Kularatne, Academic Advisor/Veterans Services & Retention Specialist
        • Kristen Buck, Academic Advisor/Transfer & Career Specialist
        • Ericka Morales, Academic Advisor/Retention & Completion Specialist
        • Fidely Navarro Lopez, Academic Advisor/Guided Pathways Specialist (FT Temp until 2023)
        • Vacancy, Vet Corps Navigator
        • Vacancy, Assistant Director of Student Advising & Support Services
          • Karen Bethards, PTH Academic Advisor
          • Marshanell Ferguson, PTH Academic Advisor
          • Vacancy, PTH Academic Advisor
          • Vacancy, PTH Academic Advisor
          • Vacancy, PTH Academic Advisor
          • Vacancy, PTH Academic Advisor
      • Bryan Fauth, Interim Manager of Accessibility & Student Support Services
        • Fi Walters, Program Coordinator, Student Accessibility Services
      • Becky Riopel, Director of Student Life
        • Shandy Stomieroski, Assistant Director of Student Life
          • Samantha Penjaraenwatana, Student Life Advisor
          • Events & Advocacy Board
          • Community Engagement Officers
        • Samantha Martin, Program Coordinator, Kodiak Cave
          • Student Hourly Employees

        External Relations & Planning

        Meagan Walker, Vice President for External Relations & Planning

        • Donna Sullivan, College Operations Manager

        Shawna Pitts, Director of Facilities & Capital Projects

        • April Brink, Emergency Operations Manager (.80 FTE Temporary)
        • Vacancy, Events Manager
        • Allen Flaa, Facilities Program Coordinator
        • Mail Services Student Hourly Employees

        Sara Gómez Taylor, Director of Outreach & Marketing

        • Scott Brown, Lead Graphic & Web Designer
        • Bong Mangaser, PTH Design Manager
        • Nina Jouval, Outreach Specialist (24-mo project)
        • Satarupa Joardar, Communications Specialist (24-mo project)
        • PTH Marketing Assistant-Web Support (COVID-19)
        • PTH Enrollment & Outreach Recruiters

        Yukari Zednick, Director of International Programs

        • Amy Yi, Program Coordinator
        • Vacancy, Program Assistant
        • Shao-Wei Wang, Assistant Director of International Advising
          • Lisa Lyman, International Student Advisor
          • Kareen Kanjo, International Student Advising
            • Student Hourly Employees
          • Vacancy, International Student Advisor
        • Raldy Mariano, Assistant Director of International Marketing
          • Student Hourly Employees

        Administrative Services & Human Resources

        Jashoda Bothra, Ph.D., Vice President for Administrative Services

        • Thais Lima, Executive Assistant (FT-temporary)
        • Steven Kroeger, Administrative Services Program Manager (6-month, temporary)

        Vacancy, Director of Finance/ctcLink Lead

        • Joella Bennet-Gold, Accounting Manager
        • Andrea Angel-Hilgendorf, Assistant Accounting Manager (temporary)
        • Nara Tseesuren, Fiscal Analyst 2
        • Vacancy, Fiscal Analyst 2
        • Shyla Hansen, Fiscal Specialist 2, Accounts Receivable (AR)
        • Vacancy, Fiscal Specialist 2 non-permanent
        • Amphi Diga, Fiscal Specialist, Accounts Payable (AP)

        Laura Hedal, Director of Information Services

        • Sandy Nelson, Senior Systems Administrator
        • Pat Marek, Database Administrator ctcLink
        • Dwayne Willits, Systems Administrator
        • Andrew Pederson, Systems Administrator
        • Michael Abay, Database Administrator
        • Antonio Shimono, Technology Support Manager
          • C.J. De Haas, IT Support Analyst
          • Daniel Tran, IT Support Analyst
          • Vacancy, IT Support Analyst
          • Nicholas Eddington, IT Support Analyst
          • Luke Bulosan, IT Support Analyst
          • Anthony Gonzales, IT Support Technician
          • Daniel Kauffmann, IT Support Tech 1 Non-Permanent

        Elizabeth Englund, Director of Human Resources and Payroll

        • Kayleen Gill, HR Generalist
        • Dawn Williams, HR Generalist
        • Melissa Stoner, Payroll Manager/Payroll ctcLink Lead
          • Vacancy, Payroll Coordinator (.5 FTE, Non-Permanent)

        Equity & Inclusion

        Chari Davenport, Executive Director of Equity & Inclusion

        • Alia Mahdi, Executive Assistant to the Executive Director of E&I
        • Vacancy, Director of Organizational & Professional Development
        • Hao Cheng, Cascadia Scholars Program Lead, BIPOC Student Retention & Recruitment
        • Kim Jones, Diversity and Equity Center Program Lead