The following is a list of University of Iowa faculty, staff, and student leaders who have volunteered to be recognized as an advocate for first-generation students. Many of those listed here also identified as first-generation students. 

If you would like to be included on this list, please contact angela-lamb@uiowa.edu. At this time, voluntarily adding your name to this list carries no additional responsibilities. 

 

Alexandra Nica
Lecturer
Economics, Tippie College of Business

Allison Schlue
Communications Liaison & Training Manager
Office of the Registrar

Alysha Ahlf
Registrar Services Coordinator
Office of the Registrar

Ana M. Rodriguez-Rodriguez
Associate Professor
Spanish and Portuguese

Angela Lamb
Specialist, Student Success Initiatives
University College

Angela Ward
Educational Advisor
Distance and Online Education

Anna L. Bostwick Flaming
Associate Director
Office of Teaching, Learning & Technology
(OTLT) Center for Teaching

Armando Zavaleta
Lecturer
Economics, Tippie College of Business

Ashley Wells
Lecturer
Rhetoric

Aubrette Kinne
Staff Therapist-UCS
Department of Athletics

Autumn Williams
Educational Support Services Specialist
TRIO Upward Bound

Blaine Greteman
Professor
English

Cara Wiebel
Assistant Director
Orientation Services

Cari Anderson
Clinical Social Worker
University Counseling Service

Cherrie Baird
Associate Registrar - Registrar Services Manager
Office of the Registrar

Cindy Seyfer
Senior Associate Director
Student Financial Aid

Claire Fox
Professor
English

Cody Pritchard
Project Director, TRIO Student Support Services
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Daniel Ceynar
Project Engineer
IIHR Hydroscience & Engineering

Danielle Martinez
Assistant Director
Academic Support & Retention

Danny Tang
Chief Technology Officer
Engineering Technology Centers

Darrel Kirby
Clinical Social Worker
University Counseling Service

David Cwiertny
Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering

David Murhammer
Professor
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

David Rethwisch
Professor
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

Deanne Wortman
Director of Virginia A. Myers NEXUS of Engineering
College of Engineering

Dina Blanc
Departmental Administrator
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Fran Boyken
Registrar Services Coordinator
Office of the Registrar

Gabriela Ravera
Assistant Director, Diversity, Inclusion & Student Success
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Gary Christensen
Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Geb Thomas
Professor & DEO
Industrial & Systems Engineering

Haley Kamps
Student Success Coach, TRIO Student Support Services
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Hans Johnson
Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Hira Mustafa
President of the Undergraduate Student Body
University of Iowa Student Government

Huan-Chung Scott
Staff Psychologist
University Counseling Service

Ignacio Alvarez
Sr. Academic Advisor
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Iris Frost
Associate Professor of Instruction
Rhetoric

Jackie DeMolee
Registrar Services Coordinator
Office of the Registrar

Jackie Hartling Stolze
Lead Communications Specialist
IIHR Hydroscience & Engineering

Jacob Heiden
Research Support Coordinator
National Advanced Driving Simulator

James Ankrum
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering

James Maxsted
Associate Professor of Practice
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jan Waterhouse
Director of Human Resources
College of Engineering Dean's Office

Jane Dorman
Director of Admissions and First-Year Experience
College of Engineering

Jason Kosovski
Director of Marketing and Communication
College of Engineering

Jennifer Buckley
Assistant Professor
English

Jennifer Blair
Associate Director, Advising Services
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Jennifer Fiegel
Associate Professor
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

Jennifer L. Fuhrman
Associate Professor of Instruction & Director of Undergraduate Studies
Economics, Tippie College of Business

Jeremy Kinser
Staff Psychologist
University Counseling Service

Jerry Schnoor
Professor and Allen S. Henry Chair
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jodi Graff
Administrative Director
Carver College of Medicine Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral

Joe Reinhardt
Professor & DEO
Biomedical Engineering

John D'Agata
M.F. Carpenter Professor of English
English

Jon Ryan
Data Manager
Engineering Computing Services

Jonathan Wilcox
Professor
English

Josh Atcher
Director of Tutoring and Academic Advisor
College of Engineering Student Development Center

Josh Lobb
Academic Program Specialist
Biomedical Engineering

Julie Corkery
Associate Director/Director of Training
University Counseling Services

Justine Retz
Administrative Services Coordinator
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Kailee R Karr
Academic Coach
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Kate Giannini
Iowa Watershed Approach Communications Specialist
IIHR Hydroscience & Engineering, and Iowa Flood Center

Kathryn Stoltenberg
Senior Business Analyst
Office of the Registrar

Kathy J. Bialk
Assistant Provost/Director of Student Financial Aid
Student Financial Aid

 

 

Kathy Lavezzo
Professor
English

Kelli Delfosse
Director of Engineering Professional Development
Student Development Center

Kelsey Ryder
Assistant Director, Financial Aid Counseling
and Financial Literacy

Office of Student Financial Aid

Ken Brown
Associate Dean and Ralph L. Sheets Professor of Management
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Keri Hornbuckle
Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Kim Lebeck
Administrative Services Coordinator
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Kristan Worthington
Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering

Kristin Heider
Staff Therapist
University Counseling Service

Larry Weber
Executive Associate Dean
College of Engineering

Laura Rigal
Associate Professor
English and American Studies

Lauren Garcia
Assistant Director
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Linda Varvel
Director, On Campus Programs
Women in Science & Engineering

Maggy Tomova
Professor and Department Chair
Mathematics

Marcia McNamara
Registrar Services Coordinator
Office of the Registrar

Maria Bruno
Staff Psychologist 
UCS

Mark Andersland
Associate Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Mark Archibald
Assistant Director; First Year Experience 
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Martha Kirby
Senior Academic Advisor
CLAS- Political Science

Matsalyn Brown
Assistant to Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial
Dean's Office, Tippie College of Business

Matt Anson
Assistant Director, Academic Planning & Analysis
Office of Assessment

Matthew Miller
Program Director
UI Military & Veteran Student Services

Maureen McCormick
Strategic Communication Director
Distance and Online Education

Megan Delaney
Departmental Administrator
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

Melissa Baker
Associate Director, Tippie Experience
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Michael Hillman
Director of Engineering Machine Shop
Engineering Computing Services

Mike Colbert
Lecturer
Management Sciences

Mike Schluckebier
Associate Director, Recruiting & Admissions
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Nadine Petty
Executive Director
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Nancy Abram
Associate Professor of Practice
Marketing

Nancy Romine
Educational Advisor
Distance and Online Education

Nick Street
Professor
Management Sciences

Nicole Grosland
Associate Dean for Academic Programs
College of Engineering

Osama Saba
Lecturer
Biomedical Engineering

Pam Emerson
Admin Specialist
Distance and Online Education

Patricia Bahr
Director
Iowa Center for Assistive Technology Education & Research (ICATER)

Patrick Rossmann
Behavioral Health Consultant
Student Health & Wellness

Paul Hanley
Associate Professor
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Richard Fosse
Professor of Practice
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Robyn Schiff
Professor & Director of Undergraduate Creative Writing
English

Paula Keeton
Associate Director/Director of Clinical Services
University Counseling Service

Sally Robbins
Clerk
University Counseling Service

Sandy Gerard
Human Resources Administrator
College of Engineering Administration

Sara Sullivan
Registrar Services Coordinator
Office of the Registrar

Sara Even
Senior Associate Director, Communications, and Training
Office of Student Financial Aid

Sara Hartman
Academic Program Specialist
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering

Sarah Lobb
Human Resources Administrator
College of Engineering Administration

Scott Rude
Adjunct Lecturer
Management & Organizations

Shaoping Xiao
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Shaun Vecera
Professor
Psychological & Brain Sciences

Shawn Allen
Engineering Coordinator
National Advanced Driving Simulator

Stephanie Yazell
Student Success Coach, TRIO Student Support Services
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Stephanie Preschel
Assistant Director
Academic Support & Retention

Stephanie Fountain
Assistant Director Global Internships
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Stephen Voyce
Associate Professor
English

Susan Felker
Assistant Dean
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Suzette Blanchard
Success at Iowa Instructor
University College

Tanya Uden-Holman
Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education
and Dean of the University College

Office of the Provost

Tevin Robbins
Assistant Director, Student Leadership Development
Undergraduate Program office, Tippie College of Business

Tina Arthur
Director, Orientation Services
Orientation Services

Tracy R. Peterson
Director, Diversity and Outreach Programs
College of Engineering

Tristan Schmidt
Director of Academic Affairs
University of Iowa Student Government

Wayne Jacobson
Assessment Director
Office of the Provost