Academic Advisor Training

Academic Advising Quick Links (revised 1/15)

     Academic Advising
Dr. Barbara Cobb, Coordinator of Academic Advising,, 809-4538


Business Advising

Dr. Linda Johnsonius, Director, Center for Undergraduate Business, 809-3933

Career Services
Ross Meloan, Director,, 809-3375

Conditional Student Advising
Peggy Whaley, Center for Academic Success,, 809-3348

Counseling Services
Dr. Angie Trzepacz, Director, University Counseling Services,, 809-6851

RACR Audit/DegreeWorks
Ashley Rogers, Registrar's Office 809-6855

Diversity, Equity, and Access
Camisha Duffy, Executive Director,, 809-3155

Education Advising
Janice Vaughn, Director, COE Undergraduate Advising, 809-3817

Fee Payment/Billing
Bursar’s Office, 809-4227,

Financial Aid, 809-2546 or 800-272-4678 ext 3

Graduation Requirements
Wendy Tudor, Registrar’s Office, 809-3778

Health Services 809-3809
Judy Lyle, RN-BC, Interim Associate Director,, 809-3809
Kim Paschall, RN-BC MS, Interim Director,, 809-3809

Honors Program
Dr. Warren Edminster, 809-5274

Housing, 809-2310 or 809-3811

International Students
Institute for International StudiesInternational Student and Scholar Services
Bill McKibben, Director, International Enrollment and Retention,, 809-3089

Katie Mantooth, Cooperative Education/Internship Coordinator, Career, 809-3117

LGBTQ Services
Jody Cofer, LGBT Program Coordinator,, 809-5040

McNair Scholars Program
Lesley Furches, Coordinator, , 809-2951

Meal Plans/Dining Services
Paula Amols,, 809-6990

Multicultural Affairs/Marvin D. Mills Multicultural Center
S.G. Carthell, Director,

Francie Ray, Parking Manager,, 809-4812

Public Safety, 809-4812
Roy Dunaway, Interim Director, 809-4810 (Police, 911)

  Racer Oral Communication Center, 809-3458,

Racer Writing Center
, 809-2267,

Registration/Registrar’s Office, 809-5630

Retention Office
Dr. Jamie Mantooth, Director of Retention Services, 809-5344

Scholarships, 809-2546

Student Affairs
Dr. Don Robertson, Vice President Student Affairs, drobertson@murraystate.edu809-6831

Student Disability Services
Velvet Wilson, Director,, 809-5737

Student Support Services
Shanna Burgess, Director,, 809-4327

Study Abroad
Robyn Pizzo, Education Abroad Advisor,, 809-2959

Teacher Education Services
Dr. Alesa Walker, Director,, 809-3768

Testing Center Zebreina Patterson, Test Center Supervisor,, 809-6848

Transfer Center
Maria Rosa, Director,, 809-4225; Jennifer Husemann, Coordinator, Transfer Credit Evaluator,, 809-3342


Consolidated Tutoring Site:
Lowry Center, Shauna Mullins, Director, Continuing Education and Academic Outreach,, 809-2667

Undeclared Academic Advising
Olympia Stewart, Center for Academic Success,, 809-3895
Peggy Whaley, Center for Academic Success,, 809-3348
Olympia advises undeclared, fully admitted students.  Peggy advises undeclared, conditionally admitted students.

University Studies
Dr. Peter Murphy, Director,, 809-7064

URSA (Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activity)
Jody Cofer, Coordinator,, 809-3192

Veterans Affairs
Chris Jeter, Assistant Registrar / Veterans Affairs,, 809-3754; Alison Marshall, Associate Director, Transfer Center, Veterans Affairs and Adult Student Liaison,, 809-5796

Women’s Center, 809-3140


Please e-mail Dr. Barbara Cobb with additions and corrections. This list will be updated as frequently as necessary.