Dawn is the Assistant to the Department Head. She manages the department head's schedule, maintains personnel files, prepares dossiers for promotion and tenure, provides staff support for departmental committees, facilities coordinator, and the website manager.
Deanna monitors general and grant budgets, monitors departmental income and expenses, provides assistance with grant preparation, processes standing and fixed term appointments, produces spread sheets and reports, and works with the department head in preparation of the operating budget.
Renee provides support to the academic advisors and the academic programs coordinator. She can help with questions about the graduate admissions process, textbook orders, and undergraduate student records.
Devon works with undergraduate HDFS majors to discuss educational options, develop academic progression plans, discuss minors, review course schedules, course substitution petition requests, and degree audits. She also serves as the adviser to the HDFS Minor and the Gerontology Minor.
Teresa assists pre-major students interested in HDFS with academic planning, adjustment to college issues, exploration of career paths and relevant experiential opportunities. She processes official change of major requests and serves as the Department's liaison to the College's Student Services Center. Teresa also meets with students in the major.
Christa is the coordinator of the HDFS Graduate Programs, and provides support to the Graduate and Undergraduate Professors-in-Charge. She can help with questions about course scheduling and graduate assistantships.