Meet the Staff


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Susan Assouline, Ph.D.
Director, Belin-Blank Center
Myron & Jacqueline Blank Professor of Gifted Education;
Professor of School Psychology, Department of Psychological and Quantitative Foundations

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Laurie Croft, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Professional Development
Clinical Professor of Gifted Education,
Department of Teaching and Learning

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Megan Foley Nicpon, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Research and Clinic
Professor, Counseling Psychology Program
Department of Psychological and Quantitative Foundations

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Brian Douglas, M.B.A.
Assistant Director, Finance, Operations, & Technology

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Jan Warren, M.A.
Assistant Director, Student Services
Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Rehabilitation and Counselor Education

Administrative Staff:

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Alissa Doobay, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist
Supervisor of Psychological Services, Assessment and Counseling Clinic

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Kristin Flanary, M.A.
Administrator, Communications

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Lori Ihrig, Ph.D.
Supervisor, Curriculum and Instruction

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Joshua Jacobs, A.A.S.
Administrator, Project Management and Technology

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Emily Ladendorf, B.A.
Administrator, Technology and PR

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Ann Lupkowski-Shoplik, Ph.D.
Administrator, Acceleration Institute
Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychological and Quantitative Foundations

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Duhita Mahatmya, Ph.D.
Administrator, Research Methodology

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Ashlee Van Fleet, M.A.T.
Administrator, Curriculum and Instruction

Clerical Support:

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Rachelle Blackwell

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Lori Hudson

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Bridget Pauley

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Nancy Whetstine

Emeritus Director:

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Nicholas Colangelo, Ph.D.
Director Emeritus, Belin-Blank Center
Professor Emeritus of Counselor Education, Department of Rehabilitation and Counselor Education

Faculty Partners & Resource Specialists:

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Clar M. Baldus, Ph.D.
Consultant for the Arts
Clinical Professor, Department of Teaching and Learning

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Lois Gray, M.A.
Belin-Blank Center and College of Education communications specialist/news liaison