School Counseling, School Psychology, Special Education, Early Childhood Education and Art Education Department

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Faculty & Staff

Click on the following drop-down directory for a listing of the School Counseling, School Psychology, Special Education, Early Childhood Education and Art Education faculty and staff.

Faculty and Staff Directory

Dr. Christine Peterson

Associate Professor

Dr. Christine Peterson is an associate professor in the M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology programs.
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Shanna Hoffman

University Services Associate

Shanna Hoffman provides administrative support for the School Counseling, School Psychology, Special Education, Early Childhood Education and Art Education Dept
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Lindsay Barnhart

Program Director, Instructor

Lindsay Barnhart is the program director and instructor in the B.S. Early Childhood Education program.
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Sharon Becker

Assistant Professor

Sharon Becker is an associate professor in the B.S. Special Education program.
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Bethany Comstock

Lecturer

Bethany Comstock is a lecturer in the B.S. Early Childhood Education program.
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Vicki Dowell

Lecturer

Vicki Dowell is a lecturer in the B.S. Special Education program.
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Hulya Ermis-Demirtas

Assistant Professor

Hulya Ermis-Demirtas is an assistant professor in the M.S. School Counseling program.
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Allison Feller


Allison Feller teaches in the B.S. Early Childhood Education program.
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Jill Klefstad

Full Professor

Jill Klefstad is a professor i the B.S. Early Childhood Education program with over 25 years of classroom experience.
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Carol Johnson

Associate Dean / Professor

Carol is a former classroom teacher and school counselor who is now teaching in the M.S. School Counseling program.
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Theresa Kohlmeier

Assistant Professor

Theresa Kohlmeier is an assistant professor in the B.S. Early Childhood Education program.
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Kelly Lamon

Lecturer

Kelly Lamon is a lecturer in the M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology program.
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Rebecca Marine

Case Manager / Academic Advisor

Rebecca Marine is a case manager/academic advisor for UW-Stout's ASPIRE/Student Support Services program.
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Dr. James McMullen

Program Director, Assistant Professor

James McMullen is the program director and assistant professor in the M.S. School Counseling program.
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Ruth Nyland

Associate Professor

Ruth Nyland is an associate professor in the B.S. Special Education program.
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Ann Oberding

Program Director / Professor

Ann Oberding is the program director and a professor in the B.S. Art Education program.
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Daniel Paulson

Associate Lecturer

Daniel Paulson is an associate lecture is the B.S. Special Education program.
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Sapna Thapa

Assistant Professor

Dr. Sapna Thapa is an assistant professor in the B.S. Early Childhood Education program.
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Tami Weiss

Assistant Professor

Tami Weiss is an assistant professor in the B.S. Art Education program.
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Sarah Wollersheim Shervey

Assistant Professor

Sarah Wollersheim Shervey is an assistant professor in the M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology program.
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Mike Starling

Associate Lecturer

Mike Starling is an associate lecturer in the M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology program.
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Amy Zimmerman

Assistant Professor

Amy Zimmerman is an associate professor in the M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology program.
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Learn More About Our Undergraduate Programs

B.S. Art Education

You can inspire others as an art teacher in our K-12 certified program. You will create art in every media while immersed in real-life teaching experiences.
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B.S. Early Childhood Education

You can build a child's foundation for a bright future as you gain real-world experience in childcare facilities before you even start student teaching.
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B.S. Special Education

You can make a difference in the lives of children with disabilities. Become a Special Education teacher.
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Learn More About Our Graduate Programs

M.S. School Counseling

You can help your students reach their full potential with your active role in their lives, with their families, teachers, psychologists and community agencies.
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M.S.Ed. and Ed.S. School Psychology

Build your knowledge and skills to become a school psychologist. Our three-year program leads you through both course work and applied practicum experiences.
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