Dean of the College Office Directory

The Dean’s office is committed to the education of our students and the professional development of our faculty. Meet the people in our administrative organization who help us to achieve these goals.

 

Randall G. RoganRandall G. Rogan
Co-Interim Dean
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5063
Email: rogan@wfu.edu

As Co-Interim Deans of the College, Randall and Rebecca have administrative responsibility for academic undergraduate concerns. Randall and Rebecca are ultimately responsible for the arts and sciences undergraduate curricula, faculty, staffing, oversight of academic departments and programs and other academic matters. For scheduling appointments with the Co-Interim Deans of the College, please contact: Denise Griggs

Contact Randall for information and questions regarding faculty recruitment, faculty hiring, accreditation and program reviews, workload and enrollment, grade reporting and the faculty exchange program with Hebrew University. For scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Rogan, please contact: Jenna L. Radford

Contact Rebecca for information and questions regarding leaves, grants, fellowships, and awards that support faculty and chairs in their professional lives. For scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Thomas, please contact: Sandra M. Kokkonos

Rebecca ThomasRebecca Thomas
Co-Interim Dean
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4408
Email: thomasrs@wfu.edu

Anne BoyleAnne Boyle
Associate Dean for Student-Faculty Academic Initiatives

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5311
Email: boyle@wfu.edu

Contact Anne for the First-year Seminar Program, URECA, the Wake Washington Program, the Starr Travel Grants, course enhancement grants, senior orations and honors and awards, and new student-faculty academic initiatives.For scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Boyle, please contact: Tammy J Griffin

Christy M. BuchananChristy M. Buchanan
Associate Dean for Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Office of Academic Advising
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: buchanan@wfu.edu

Contact Christy for information on undergraduate academic advising; new student orientation; transfer student issues; course registration issues; course drops and adds; readmission; withdrawal from Wake Forest.For scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Buchanan, please contact: Carol A. Benford

David LevyDavid B. Levy
Associate Dean for Faculty Governance

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5107
Email: levy@wfu.edu

Contact David for Faculty Governance issues and Committees of the FacultyFor scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Levy, please contact: Karen McCormick

jose villalbaJosé Villalba
Associate Dean for Faculty Recruitment, Diversity and Inclusion

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5840
Email: villalja@wfu.edu

Contact Jose for information and questions regarding faculty recruitment, as well as initiatives and resources that support diversity and inclusion efforts.For scheduling appointments with the Associate Dean Villalba, please contact: Karen McCormick

Karen M. BennettKaren M. Bennett
Assistant Dean for Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: bennekm3@wfu.edu

Contact Karen for daily operations of the the Office of Academic Advising; semester and year-end student academic deficiencies; student academic counseling and routine academic approvals; Dean’s Office editing of Bulletin; recruitment, selection, and training of lower division academic advisers.

Thomas O. PhillipsThomas O. Phillips
Director of Wake Forest Scholars

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5180
Email: phillito@wfu.edu

Contact Tom regarding upperclass academic scholarships and resources; post-graduate scholarships and fellowships, both national and international.

T. Nathaniel "Nate" FrenchT. Nathaniel “Nate” French
Director, Magnolia Scholars Program

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3107
Email: frenchtn@wfu.edu

Contact Nate for information on the Magnolia Scholars Program, for first generation scholars; protocols and procedures for Magnolia Scholars Program participation; programming events for the Merit Scholarships Program.

Nancy AguillónNancy Aguillón
Scholars Counselor

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.7750
Email: aguillna@wfu.edu

Contact Nancy for information regarding mentoring, programming, and events for first generation college student; the First in the Forest Program, the Magnolia Scholar’s Program, and the Summer Bridge Program.

Amanda TingleAmanda Tingle
Administrative Assistant

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.7749
Email: tingleas@wfu.edu

Contact Amanda to set up an appointment to meet with the Director of the Wake Forest Scholars Program or the Director of the Magnolia Scholars Program, and for information regarding the Scholar’s office programs, workshops and events.
   

Jane Hopkins CaldwellJane Hopkins Caldwell
Associate Athletic Director for
Student-Athlete Academic Services
Assistant to the Dean of the College

Miller Center
Phone: 336.758.6010
Email: caldwejh@wfu.edu

Contact Jane for student-athlete academic counseling; NCAA and ACC academic policies; awards and recognitions of student-athletes.

barry_maineBarry Maine
Liaison to Judicial Council

Dept. of English
Phone: 336.758.5380
Email: maine@wfu.edu

Contact Barry for Judicial Council appeals; judicial policies and procedures.

Muhammad Siddiqui
Wake Forest Fellow

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2020
Email: siddmf0@wfu.edu

Contact Muhammad regarding special projects for the Dean’s Office.

Seneca RuddSeneca Rudd
Financial Analyst

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3711
Email: ruddsf@wfu.edu

Contact Seneca for information on departmental budget and financial procedures and compliance; College travel and expenditure voucher procedures and status; faculty start-up and development funds; funding of faculty fellowships and professorships; college account charges and balances; general College fiscal matters.

Kimberly Wieters Kimberly Wieters
Senior Business Manager

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4560
Email: wieterks@wfu.edu

Contact Kim for information on departmental budget and financial procedures and compliance; management of college faculty salaries; use of restricted funds; funding of faculty fellowships and professorships; interface with Human Resources on salary distributions; general College fiscal matters.

Christy M. BuchananChristy M. Buchanan
Associate Dean for Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Office of Academic Advising
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: buchanan@wfu.edu

Contact Christy for information on undergraduate academic advising; new student orientation; transfer student issues; course registration issues; course drops and adds; readmission; withdrawal from Wake Forest.

Karen M. BennettKaren M. Bennett
Assistant Dean for Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: bennekm3@wfu.edu

Contact Karen for daily operations of the the Office of Academic Advising; semester and year-end student academic deficiencies; student academic counseling and routine academic approvals; Dean’s Office editing of Bulletin; recruitment, selection, and training of lower division academic advisers.

Carol A. BenfordCarol A. Benford
Administrative Assistant
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2973
Email: benforca@wfu.edu

Contact Carol for information relating to student enrollment status and for programing events sponsored by the Office of Academic Advising.

Debbie LaffertyDebbie Lafferty
Administrative Secretary
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: lafferda@wfu.edu

Contact Debbie for general information and questions about the Office of Academic Advising, and to schedule appointments with an Academic Counselor.

Counselors
 

Terence O. PolkTerence O. Polk
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3102
Email: polkto@wfu.edu

Contact Terence regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Sasha Suzuki Sasha Suzuki
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3101
Email: suzukis@wfu.edu

Contact Sasha regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Sharonna E. Taylor-Howard Sharonna E. Taylor-Howard
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3103
Email: howardse@wfu.edu

Contact Sharonna regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Shane M. Weimer Shane M. Weimer
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3104
Email: weimersm@wfu.edu

Contact Shane regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Carol A. BenfordCarol A. Benford
Administrative Assistant
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2973
Email: benforca@wfu.edu

Contact Carol for information relating to student enrollment status and for programing events sponsored by the Office of Academic Advising.

Tammy J GriffinTammy J Griffin
Administrative Assistant
to Anne Boyle, Associate Dean for Student-Faculty Academic Initiatives

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4939
Email: burketj@wfu.edu

Contact Tammy for administrative issues and questions regarding First Year Seminars, WAKE Washington, DC Program, senior orations, Honors and Awards Ceremony, URECA Center, Course Enhancement Funds for undergraduate faculty, and undergraduate research fellowship and funding opportunities for students (ACCIAC Fellows Program, Acree Humanities in Science Scholarship, Richter Memorial Fund, C.V. Starr Travel Grant, and Wake Forest Research Fellows Program).

denise_griggsDenise Griggs
Assistant to the Dean of the College

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3418
Email: griggsd@wfu.edu

Contact Denise for scheduling appointments with the Dean of the College.

Sandra M. KokkonosSandra M. Kokkonos
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5312
Email: kokkonsm@wfu.edu

Contact Sandy for administrative issues associated with faculty including all leaves, Archie Grants, Fellowships, Faculty Development Funding and Tenure and Promotion processes.

Debbie LaffertyDebbie Lafferty
Administrative Secretary
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: lafferda@wfu.edu

Contact Debbie for general information and questions about the Office of Academic Advising, and to schedule appointments with an Academic Counselor.

Karen McCormickKaren McCormick
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean for Faculty Recruitment, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Associate Dean for Faculty Governance

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5835
Email: mccormk@wfu.edu

Contact Karen for administrative issues and questions regarding Committees of the Faculty, faculty governance, Committee on Academic Affairs, Honor & Ethics Council, and faculty recruitment and hiring.

Brenda E. McGrailBrenda E. McGrail
Administrative Assistant for Office of the Dean of the College

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5311
Email: mcgraibe@wfu.edu

Contact Brenda for general information and questions about Wake Forest College.

Jenna L. RadfordJenna L. Radford
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2330
Email: burnhajl@wfu.edu

Contact Jenna for administrative issues regarding faculty course loads; course enrollment; and space utilization and allocation.

Nancy Linden RespessNancy Linden Respess
Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5664
Email: respess@wfu.edu

Contact Nancy for general information about Summer Sessions.

Amanda TingleAmanda Tingle
Administrative Assistant

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.7749
Email: tingleas@wfu.edu

Contact Amanda to set up an appointment to meet with the Director of the Wake Forest Scholars Program or the Director of the Magnolia Scholars Program, and for information regarding the Scholar’s office programs, workshops and events.

Nancy AguillónNancy Aguillón
Scholars Counselor

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.7750
Email: aguillna@wfu.edu

Contact Nancy for information regarding mentoring, programming, and events for first generation college student; the First in the Forest Program, the Magnolia Scholar’s Program, and the Summer Bridge Program.

Carol A. BenfordCarol A. Benford
Administrative Assistant
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2973
Email: benforca@wfu.edu

Contact Carol for information relating to student enrollment status and for programing events sponsored by the Office of Academic Advising.

Karen M. BennettKaren M. Bennett
Assistant Dean

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: bennekm3@wfu.edu

Contact Karen for daily operations of the the Office of Academic Advising; semester and year-end student academic deficiencies; student academic counseling and routine academic approvals; Dean’s Office editing of Bulletin; recruitment, selection, and training of lower division academic advisers.

Anne BoyleAnne Boyle
Associate Dean for Student-Faculty Academic Initiatives

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5311
Email: boyle@wfu.edu

Contact Anne for the First-year Seminar Program, URECA, the Wake Washington Program, the Starr Travel Grants, course enhancement grants, senior orations and honors and awards, and new student-faculty academic initiatives.

Christy M. BuchananChristy M. Buchanan
Associate Dean for Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Office of Academic Advising
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: buchanan@wfu.edu

Contact Christy for information on undergraduate academic advising; new student orientation; transfer student issues; course registration issues; course drops and adds; readmission; withdrawal from Wake Forest.

Jane Hopkins CaldwellJane Hopkins Caldwell
Associate Athletic Director for
Student-Athlete Academic Services
Assistant to the Dean of the College

Miller Center
Phone: 336.758.6010
Email: caldwejh@wfu.edu

Contact Jane for student-athlete academic counseling; NCAA and ACC academic policies; awards and recognitions of student-athletes.

T. Nathaniel "Nate" FrenchT. Nathaniel “Nate” French
Director, Magnolia Scholars Program

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3107
Email: frenchtn@wfu.edu

Contact Nate for information on the Magnolia Scholars Program, for first generation scholars; protocols and procedures for Magnolia Scholars Program participation; programming events for the Merit Scholarships Program.

Tammy J GriffinTammy J Griffin
Administrative Assistant to Anne Boyle,
Associate Dean for Student-Faculty Academic Initiatives

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4939
Email: burketj@wfu.edu

Contact Tammy for administrative issues and questions regarding First Year Seminars, WAKE Washington, DC Program, senior orations, Honors and Awards Ceremony, URECA Center, Course Enhancement Funds for undergraduate faculty, and undergraduate research fellowship and funding opportunities for students (ACCIAC Fellows Program, Acree Humanities in Science Scholarship, Richter Memorial Fund, C.V. Starr Travel Grant, and Wake Forest Research Fellows Program).

denise_griggsDenise Griggs
Assistant to the Dean of the College

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3418
Email: griggsd@wfu.edu

Contact Denise for scheduling appointments with the Dean of the College.

Sandra M. KokkonosSandra M. Kokkonos
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5312
Email: kokkonsm@wfu.edu

Contact Sandy for administrative issues associated with faculty including all leaves, Archie Grants, Fellowships, Faculty Development Funding and Tenure and Promotion processes.

barry_maineBarry Maine
Liaison to Judicial Council

Dept. of English
Phone: 336.758.5380
Email: maine@wfu.edu

Contact Barryfor Judicial Council appeals; judicial policies and procedures.

Debbie LaffertyDebbie Lafferty
Administrative Secretary
Academic Advising

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3320
Email: lafferda@wfu.edu

Contact Debbie for general information and questions about the Office of Academic Advising, and to schedule appointments with an Academic Counselor.

David LevyDavid B. Levy
Associate Dean for Faculty Governance

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5107
Email: levy@wfu.edu

Contact David for Faculty Governance issues and Committees of the Faculty.

Karen McCormickKaren McCormick
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean for Faculty Recruitment, Diversity and Inclusion, and the Associate Dean for Faculty Governance

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5835
Email: mccormk@wfu.edu

Contact Karen for administrative issues and questions regarding Committees of the Faculty, faculty governance, Committee on Academic Affairs, Honor & Ethics Council, and faculty recruitment and hiring.

Brenda E. McGrailBrenda E. McGrail
Administrative Assistant for Office of the Dean of the College

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5311
Email: mcgraibe@wfu.edu

Contact Brenda for general information and questions about Wake Forest College.

Thomas O. PhillipsThomas O. Phillips
Director of Wake Forest Scholars

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5180
Email: phillito@wfu.edu

Contact Tom regarding upperclass academic scholarships and resources; post-graduate scholarships and fellowships, both national and international.

Terence O. PolkTerence O. Polk
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3102
Email: polkto@wfu.edu

Contact Terence regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Jenna L. RadfordJenna L. Radford
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2330
Email: burnhajl@wfu.edu

Contact Jenna for administrative issues regarding faculty course loads; course enrollment; and space utilization and allocation.

Nancy Linden RespessNancy Linden Respess
Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5664
Email: respess@wfu.edu

Contact Nancy for general information about Summer Sessions.

Randall G. RoganRandall G. Rogan
Co-Interim Dean
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Planning

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5063
Email: rogan@wfu.edu

Contact Randall for information and questions regarding faculty recruitment, faculty hiring, accreditation and program reviews, workload and enrollment, grade reporting and the faculty exchange program with Hebrew University.

Seneca RuddSeneca Rudd
Financial Analyst

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3711
Email: ruddsf@wfu.edu

Contact Seneca for information on departmental budget and financial procedures and compliance; College travel and expenditure voucher procedures and status; faculty start-up and development funds; funding of faculty fellowships and professorships; college account charges and balances; general College fiscal matters.

Muhammad Siddiqui
Wake Forest Fellow

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.2020
Email: siddmf0@wfu.edu

Contact Muhammad regarding special projects for the Dean’s Office.

Sasha SuzukiSasha Suzuki
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3101
Email: suzukis@wfu.edu

Contact Sasha regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Sharonna E. Taylor-HowardSharonna E. Taylor-Howard
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3103
Email: howardse@wfu.edu

Contact Sharonna regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Rebecca ThomasRebecca Thomas
Co-Interim Dean
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4408
Email: thomasrs@wfu.edu

Contact Rebecca for information and questions regarding leaves, grants, fellowships, and awards that support faculty and chairs in their professional lives.

Amanda TingleAmanda Tingle
Administrative Assistant

102 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.7749
Email: tingleas@wfu.edu

Contact Amanda to set up an appointment to meet with the Director of the Wake Forest Scholars Program or the Director of the Magnolia Scholars Program, and for information regarding the Scholar’s office programs, workshops and events.

jose villalbaJosé Villalba
Associate Dean for Faculty Recruitment, Diversity and Inclusion

104 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.5840
Email: villalja@wfu.edu

Contact Jose for information and questions regarding faculty recruitment, as well as initiatives and resources that support diversity and inclusion efforts.

Shane M. WeimerShane M. Weimer
Academic Counselor

125 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.3104
Email: weimersm@wfu.edu

Contact Shane regarding undergraduate academic issues and questions; advice and counseling regarding course selection, course loads, dropping and adding courses, and procedures for departing the University.

Kimberly WietersKimberly Wieters
Senior Business Manager

126 Reynolda Hall
Phone: 336.758.4560
Email: wieterks@wfu.edu

Contact Kim for information on departmental budget and financial procedures and compliance; management of college faculty salaries; use of restricted funds; funding of faculty fellowships and professorships; interface with Human Resources on salary distributions; general College fiscal matters.
Frequent Questions About…………………………………………………………….. then Contact
Student advising, Office of Academic Advising Christy Buchanan, Karen Bennett, Deborah Lafferty, Carol Benford
Student academic questions and issues Christy Buchanan, Karen Bennett, Deborah Lafferty, Carol Benford
Lower division academic advising Christy Buchanan, Karen Bennett
Committees of the Faculty David Levy, Karen McCormick
Student scholarships, Postgraduate scholarships Tom Phillips, Amanda Tingle, Nancy Aguillon
Magnolia Scholarships Nate French, Amanda Tingle, Nancy Aguillon
Student-athlete advising, policies, awards Jane Caldwell
Academic program review, accreditation Randy Rogan, Jenna Radford
Appointments with Dean Denise Griggs
Appointments with Associate Deans Sandy Kokkonos, Jenna Radford, Tammy Griffin, Karen McCormick, Carol Benford
College budget, financial questions, reimbursements Kim Wieters, Seneca Rudd
Faculty development, awards, fellowships Rebecca Thomas, Sandy Kokkonos
Faculty reappointment Randy Rogan, Jenna Radford
Faculty recruitment and hiring José Villalba, Karen McCormick
Faculty governance David B. LevyKaren McCormick
First Year Seminars Anne Boyle, Tammy Griffin
URECA, undergraduate research and creative activities Anne Boyle, Tammy Griffin
Senior orations/colloquium Anne Boyle, Tammy Griffin
Judicial Council, policies, procedures, appeals David Levy, Doug Bland
Orientation, new students Christy Buchanan, Carol Benford
Orientation, new faculty José Villalba, Karen McCormick
Communications, Dean’s office Brenda McGrail
Wake Washington Anne Boyle, Tammy Griffin
Faculty funding for co-curricular activities Anne Boyle, Tammy Griffin

 

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