Spartans of UD

Spartans of UD highlights what makes University of Dubuque special – the people who live, work, and study on campus.


Brigette Kyei Nimakoh l Interim Director of Student Conduct


Mackenzie Helgemoe l Environmental Biology in Secondary Education, All Science in Secondary Education, and Math in Secondary Education Triple Major



Alan Garfield, Chair and Professor of Digital Art and Design l Director of Bisignano Art Gallery



Rylee Andresen, Human Health Science Major


Sarah Slaughter, Reference and Instruction Librarian


Spartans of UD - Bindu Balakrishnan

Bindu Balakrishnan, Assistant Professor of Neurophysiology


Spartans of UD: Ozzy Schiessl
Ozzy Schiessl, Business Major | Treasure of UD Veterans


Spartans of UD - Dick Smith
Dick Smith, Associate Professor of Mathematics


Spartans of UD - Aigerim Begalieva
Aigerim Begalieva, Master of Divinity Student


Spartans of UD - Carly Stork
Carly Stork, Learning Support Services Coordinator - Academic Success Center


Marshon Crowder - Spartans of UD
Marshon Crowder, Human Health Science Major | Linebacker on the Football team


Spartans of UD - Kathryn Silberstein
Kathryn Silberstein (C'18), Physician Assistant Student


Spartans of UD - Randy Schultz
Randy Schultz, Technical Director/Production Manager at Heritage Center


Spartans of UD - April Elsbernd
April Elsbernd, Head Women's Volleyball Coach


Spartans of UD - Ranfer Hernandez
Ranfer Hernandez, Graduate Assistant | Student Activities Board Advisor


Sheila Sabers - Spartans of UD
Sheila Sabers, Assistant Professor of Digital Art and Design


Sam Wu - Spartans of UD
Sam (En-Yu) Wu, Nursing Major


Riyan White - Spartans of UD (Fall 2019)
Riyan White, Criminal Justice Major | First-Year Experience Mentor and Student Ambassador.




Spartans of UD - Joe Letriz
JOE LETRIZ (C'13), Technical Services Manager at the Charles C. Myers Library


Spartans of UD - Abby Smith
ABBY SMITH, Math in Secondary Education and Mathematics Double Major


Spartans of UD - Melissa Hemesath
MELISSA HEMESATH, Associate Vice President for the Office of Advancement


Spartans of UD - Tom Scroggs
TOM SCROGGS, Biology Major


Spartans of UD - Rick Ernst
RICK ERNST (CSM, USA, Ret.), Veterans Admission and Assistance Coordinator l Director of the Sergeant Jeffrey B. Dodge Veterans Center


Spartans of UD - Powell twins
JASIA POWELL, Sociology and Criminal Justice Major | Student Ambassador
DASIA POWELL, Criminal Justice Major | Student Ambassador


Spartans of UD - Jon Davison
JON DAVISON (C’61), Senior Counsel – Advancement


Spartans of UD - Carl Coleman
CARL COLEMAN, Assistant Football Coach | Defensive Coordinator


Spartans of UD - Allie Colsch
ALLIE COLSCH, Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program Student


Spartans of UD - Alyssa Kent
ALYSSA KENT, Marketing and Human Resource Management Major l Barista at Sylvia's Common Ground


Spartans of UD - Janelle Schueller
JANELL SCHUELLER, Operations Coordinator in the Office of Student Financial Planning


Spartans of UD - Lincoln Moliga
LINCOLN MOLIGA, Flight Operations Major


Spartans of UD - Logan Ellis
LOGAN ELLIS, Coordinator of the UDTS Food Pantry l Young Adult Ministry Scholar


Spartans of UD - JoAnne Trowbridge
JOANNE TROWBRIDGE, Supervisor of Campus Post Office/Print Room


Spartans of UD - Ray Anderson
RAYMOND ANDERSON, Residence Hall Director


Spartans of UD - Rachel Thorne
RACHEL THORNE, First-Year Experience Mentor/Captain




Mary Anne Knefel Spartans of UD
MARY ANNE KNEFEL, University Librarian and Professor of Library and Information Science


Jane Herbst Spartans of UD
JANE HERBST, Safety and Security Officer Supervisor


Spartans of UD: Franklin Yartey
FRANKLIN YARTEY, Associate Professor of Communication


Spartans of UD: Katrina Richardson
KATRINA RICHARDSON, Master of Divinity Student


Spartans of UD: Margo Ketels
MARGO KETELS, Director of Campus Stores


Spartans of UD: Annalee Ward
ANNALEE Ward, Director of the Wendt Center for Character Education | Professor of Communication


Spartans of UD: Steven Cortez
STEVEN CORTEZ, Senior Human Resource Management and Fine and Performing Arts Major



JOSE ESCORIZA (C'09), Assistant Director of Admission


Spartans of UD: Christine Darr
CHRISTINE DARR, 
Assistant Professor of Christian Ethics l Director of the Scholar-Leader Honors Program


Katie Boyer - Spartans of UD
KATIE BOYER, Assistant Professor of Education


Lee Noethe - Spartans of UD
LEE NOETHE, Director of MBA and LIFE Admission - Dubuque Campus


De'Shaun Madkins - Spartans of UD
DE'SHAUN MADKINS, Senior criminal justice, sociology, and English student


Phyllis Garfield - Spartans of UD
PHYLLIS GARFIELD, Director of International Student Services and Study Abroad


Spartans of UD: Jim Gunn
REV. JIM GUNN (MDiv '02), Lindsay Undergraduate Campus Chaplain


Spartans of UD - Claudio Giraldi
CLAUDIO GIRALDI (C'11, MBA'13, MAC'17), Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach




Spartans of UD - May Sukumaran
DEEPA (MAY) SUKUMARAN (MBA '16),
Graduate Program Coordinator l Teaching Specialist in Business


Spartans of UD - Charles Barland
CHARLES BARLAND, 
Professor of Music l Head of the Department of Fine and Performing Arts


Spartans of UD - Barb Smeltzer
BARBARA SMELTZER (C’66),
Undergrad Student Resource Advisor l Campus Mom


Jose Reinoso - Spartans of UD
JOSE REINOSO (C’08, MBA’12), 
Coordinator of Intramural Sports l Adjunct Faculty


Spartans of UD - Anja Arend
ANJA AREND, Senior Nursing Student


Spartans of UD - Ben Bartels
BEN BARTELS, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice


Spartans of UD - Rasika Mudalige-Jayawickrama
RASIKA MUDALIGE-JAYAWICKRAMA, Associate Professor of Natural and Applied Sciences


Spartans of UD: Bridgette Brandt
BRIDGETTE BRANDT (C'17), Graduate Assistant Football Coach/Operations


Mick Miyamoto - Spartans of UD
MICK MIYAMOTO PhD, Vice President and Dean of Student Life


Spartans of UD - Chris James
CHRISTOPHER JAMES, Assistant Professor of Evangelism and Missional Christianity


Spartans of UD: Chris Peterson (1024x512)
CHRIS PETERSON (C'04), Associate Director of Admission


Spartans of UD - Marissa Joers
MARISSA JOERS, Junior Business Administration Major


Chad Gunnelson - Spartans of UD
CHAD GUNNELSON (C'13), Director of Track & Field | Cross Country


 Becky Canovan - Spartans of UD - No.1
BECKY CANOVAN, Reference and Instruction Librarian


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