Meet A Deac Archive

Meet A Deac is a series of interviews with campus community members; these appear in the Daily Deac blog. We hope you enjoy getting to know some of the people that make Wake Forest such an extraordinary place.

Rebecca Alexander, Professor of Chemistry, Director of Wake Downtown, and Associate Dean for Research and Community Engagement

Betsy Barre, Executive Director of the Center for the Advancement of Teaching

Zach Blackmon, Associate Director of Operations, Residence Life and Housing

JL Bolt, General Superintendent in the Construction Division of Facilities & Campus Services

Gail Bretan, Associate Chaplain for Jewish Life

Ashlee Canty, Inclusive Practice Manager, Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Stephanie Carter, Director of Residence Life, Residence Life and Housing

Samuel Cho, Associate Professor in the Departments of Physics and Computer Science

Elizabeth Clendinning, Associate Professor of Music and Director of Gamelan Giri

Brian Cohen, Assistant Director for Sustainability Engagement

Rachel Conway, Sports Psychologist, Athletics

Laura Denlinger, Tutor Coordinator, Learning Assistance Center & Disability Services

Gregory Deverson, Coordinator for Intramural Sports, Campus Recreation

Shannon Dubuisson, Executive Director of University Events

Jennifer Finkel, Acquavella Curator of Wake Forest’s Art Collections, Office of University Art Collections

Jackie Friedman, Associate Director of the Learning Assistance Center and Disability Services

David Hagy, Teaching Professor and Orchestra Director, Music Department

Ashley Hawkins Parham, Wellbeing Program Manager, Office of Wellbeing

Suzanne Hawks, Disability and Learning Assistance Specialist, Learning Assistance Center and Disability Services

Ashley Heffner, Staff Psychologist, Learning Assistance Center & Disability Services

Steven Heffner, Staff Physician, Student Health Service

Kelia Hubbard, Director of the International Student & Scholar Services Office

Mary Beth Lock, Associate Dean, Z. Smith Reynolds Library

Warrenetta Mann, Director, University Counseling Center

AJ Mazaris, Assistant Vice President for Equitable Policy, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and Director, LGBTQ+ Center

Courtney Morris, First in the Forest Advisor for the Scholars Office

Dan Paredes, Interim Director, University Counseling Center

D’Najah Pendergrass Thomas, Associate Director of Residence Life

Jenna Radford, Program Coordinator for Wake Washington

James Raper (MAEd ’02), Assistant Vice President for Health & Wellbeing

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

Christina Soriano, Associate Professor of Dance in the Department of Theatre and Dance, and Vice Provost for the Arts and Interdisciplinary Initiatives

David Taylor, Assistant Dean for Global Study Away

Rosalind Tedford (’91, MA ’94), Director for Research and Instruction, ZSR Library

Marion Tuttle, X-Ray Tech/Clinical Specialist

Harriet Williams, Student Employment Program Administrator

Laurie D. Willis, Associate Director, News and Communications,  Communications and External Relations

Ke Zhang-Reid, Associate Professor, Biology