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Deans’ Cabinet

John Lee

Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs

Karen Hollebrands

Associate Dean for Research and Innovation

Erin Horne

Assistant Dean for Professional Education and Accreditation

Hollylynne Lee

Interim Associate Dean, Friday Institute, and Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Statistics Education

Department Heads

Aaron Clark

Head of Department of STEM Education

Marc A. Grimmett

Interim Department Head of Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development and Professor

Kevin Oliver

Head, Department of Teacher Education and Learning Sciences

Leadership Team

The College of Education’s Leadership Team includes all members of the deans’ cabinet and department heads that are listed above and the following representatives:

Joy Gaston Gayles

Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professor and Senior Advisor for Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Audrey J. Jaeger

Executive Director, Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research and W. Dallas Herring Professor of Community College Education

Shaun Kellogg

Interim Executive Director, Friday Institute for Educational Innovation

Matt Friedrick

Executive Director of Development

Cherry Crayton

Executive Director of Marketing and Communication

K.C. Busch

Faculty Chair and Assistant Professor of STEM Education

Kirsten Hoeflaken

Staff Senator and University Program Associate for Knowledge Management and Assessment

Katie Peachey

Incoming Chair of College of Education's Graduate Student Advisory Board and Ph.D. Student in Teacher Education and Learning Sciences: Literacy and English Language Arts Education

Addison Hughes

Undergraduate Student Representative and Junior in B.S. in Elementary Education

Administrative Support to Deans’ Cabinet

Mary Morris

Executive Assistant to Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs

Patty Fields

Administrative Assistant and Scholarship Manager for the Associate Dean for Student Success and Strategic Community Engagement

Bethany Rainwater

Administrative Assistant to Associate Dean for Research and Assistant Dean for Professional Education and Accreditation

Trish Sandman

Executive Assistant to the Dean