Faculty and Staff


Heather Campbell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

B.A. (Chemistry), St. Olaf College; M.A. (Special Education-Emotional/Behavioral Disorders), University of St. Thomas; Ph.D. (Educational Psychology-Special Education-Learning Disabilities), University of Minnesota.


Sue Couture
Program Coordinator

B.B.A. (Marketing) St. Bonaventure University, Allegany NY


Maurella Cunningham, Ph.D
Assistant Professor

B.A. (Political Science), Carleton College; M.Ed. (Secondary Education-Social Sciences), University of Minnesota; Ph.D. (Curriculum and Instruction: Culture and Teaching), University of Minnesota

Sharon Lane-Getaz2

Sharon Lane-Getaz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

B.A. (Mathematics), The College of New Jersey ; M.A. (Teaching Secondary Mathematics), Hamline University; Ph.D. (Educational Psychology-Statistics Education), University of Minnesota


Elizabeth Leer, Ph.D.
Chair / Associate Professor

B.A. (English), Concordia College-Moorhead; M.A. (English Literature), Northern Illinois University; Ph.D. (English Education), University of Minnesota


Robert McClure, Ed.D.
Associate Professor

B.S. (Social Science/Geography), Western Oregon State College; M.A (Geography) and Ed.D (Geographic Education), Oklahoma State University

Emily Mohl-1A

Emily Mohl, Ph.D
Assistant Professor

B.A. (Biology and Anthropology), Grinnell College; M.A.T. (Secondary Science-Biology), Washington University in St. Louis; Ph.D. (Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior), University of Minnesota


Rosie Pfarr-Baker
Director of Field Experiences and Licensure

B.A. (Mathematics Education), St. Olaf College; M. Ed. (Counselor Education), North Carolina State University

Tony Taylor
Adjunct Instructor

B.A. (Geography, Minor - English), Gustavus Adolphus; M.A.T (Social Studies 5 -12) , University of St. Thomas

Nayeli Trujillo
Administrative Assistant

B.A. University of Minnesota