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Meet a Deac

The Daily Deac parent blog is profiling some Wake Foresters who touch the lives of students and parents.  As the year progresses, we’ll introduce you to some administrators, librarians, and faculty members.  Enjoy getting to know some of these great people who help make Wake Forest such a special place.  The newest Meet a Deac name will appear at the top of the list in red/bold, then will be added to the list alphabetically when the next person is featured.


Steve Adams, Assistant Athletic Director for Internal Operations

Tim Auman, University Chaplain

Ken Bennett, University Photographer

Mike Buddie, Associate Athletic Director for Administration/Development

Betsy Chapman (’92, MA ’94), Director of Parent Programs

Joanne Clinch, Director of Clinical Services, Student Health Service

Jill Crainshaw, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Worship and Ministry Studies

Andrea Ellis (MAEd ’04), Director, Professional and Organizational Development

Mary Gerardy (MBA ’92), Associate Vice President and Dean of Campus Life

Steve Giles, Associate Professor, Department of Communication

Maria Henson (’82), Associate Vice President and Editor-at-Large

Sherry Jarrell, Professor of Practice of Finance and Economics – from the Deacon Profile section of the Old Gold and Black

Hansford Johnson – Director of Graduate Student Affairs and Program Director, Master of Arts in Management program

Scott Klein, Chair and Professor of English (profile courtesy of the Old Gold and Black)

Christy Lennon – Senior HR Partner

Alta Mauro, Director of the Office of Multicultural Affairs

Grant McAllister, Chair, Associate Professor of German & Russian

Kelly Meachum McConnico (’00), Executive Director of Alumni Services

Paul Pauca (’94), Associate Professor of Computer Science

Tom Phillips (’74, MA ’78), Director of Wake Forest Scholars

James Raper (MAEd ’02), Acting Director of the University Counseling Center

Jennifer Richwine (’93), Assistant Vice President for University Events

Joanne Ritter (’74), Administrative Assistant for Parent Programs

Michael Shuman, Associate Director of the Learning Assistance Center and Disability Services

Wayne Silver – Professor of Biology

Patrick Sullivan (’93, MBA ’03), Assistant Director, Career Education and Counseling

Kendall Tarte, Associate Professor of French

Rosalind Tedford (’91, MA ’94), Director for Research and Instruction, Z. Smith Reynolds Library

Elizabeth Marsh (’07), Assistant Director of Parent and Young Alumni Giving

Tiffany Waddell (’07, MALS ’11), Academic Counselor

Hu Womack (’90, MBA ’00), Instruction and Outreach Librarian at the Z. Smith Reynolds Library