Academic Affairs

Academic Faculty Group


Academic Affairs at Coconino Community College ensures that CCC students receive a high quality education through excellent programs, courses, and faculty. Resources for faculty can be found below and in the page menu. Information about CCC’s faculty, courses, and programs can be found in the CCC Catalog. Current and future students can find information and resources on the “Current Students” and “Future Students” menus on the CCC website.



Nate Southerland



PhD, Educational Leadership & Policy, University of Utah

MSS, Social Science (International Rural & Community Development), Utah State University

BA, Physics Teaching (Music Minor), Brigham Young University

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                                                                   Jessica Burke, Executive Assistant- Academic Affairs  928-226-4338

Academic Deans

Jennifer Jameson

Jennifer Jameson

Interim Dean of Arts & Sciences

MS Mathematics, Northern Arizona University
BS Mathematics, University of Mary-Hardin Baylor


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Nate Southerland (Provost)

Interim Dean of Career & Technical Education

Academic Area Contacts

Career & Technical Education

Adult Education

Area Disciplines: ABE, ELAA


Donovan Wiedmann
Program Director, Fourth Street Campus
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Computer Information Systems

Area Discipline: CIS


Sarah Rencher
Lead Faculty
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Emergency Medical Services

Area Discipline: EMS


Dave Manning
EMS Education Coordinator, Fourth Street Campus
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Fire Science

Area Discipline: FSC


Marc Goldberg
Fire Science Program Coordinator, Fourth Street Campus
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Hotel & Restaurant Management

 Area Discipline: HRM


Nate Southerland                    Interim Dean, Lone Tree Campus        Contact Form          

Law Enforcement 

Area Discipline: AJS


Nate Southerland                     Interim Dean, Lone Tree Campus        Contact Form                     

Nursing & Allied Health

Area Disciplines: AHS, AHSC, NTR, NUR


Katherine Costa
Interim Director of Nursing, Fourth Street Campus
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Skilled Trades 

Area Disciplines: AUT, CTM, WLD


Ken Myers
Lead Faculty, Fourth Street Campus
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Arts & Sciences


Arts, Humanities, & Languages



Katie Schwartz
Lead Faculty, Lone Tree Campus
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English & Communication

Area Disciplines: COM, ENG, RDG, SPC


Jeremy Martin
Lead Faculty, Lone Tree Campus
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Mathematics & Accounting

Area Disciplines: ACC, MAT


Kate Kozak
Lead Faculty, Lone Tree Campus
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Physical & Biological Sciences

Area Disciplines: BIO, CHM, EGR, FOR, GLG, PHY, TSM


Tom Lehman
Lead Faculty, Lone Tree Campus
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Social & Behavioral Sciences

Area Disciplines: ANT, BUS, ECN, ECE, EDU, GEO, LDR, POS, PSY, SOC


Michele Metcalf
Lead Faculty, Lone Tree Campus
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Discipline Legend

Discipline Legend
ABE Adult Basic Education
ACC Accounting
AES Air Force Studies
AHS Allied Health Services
AHSC Allied Health Services (CAVIAT)
AJS Administration of Justice
ANT Anthropology
ASL American Sign Language
AUT Automotive
BIO Biology
BUS Business
CHM Chemistry
CIS Computer Information Systems
COM Communication
CPS Colorado Plateau Studies
CTM Construction Trade Management
DAN Dance
ECE Early Childhood Education
ECN Economics
EDU Education
EGR Engineering
ELAA English Language Acquisition for Adults
EMS Emergency Medical Services
ENG English
FIT Fitness
FNR Forestry and Natural Resources
FRE French
FSC Fire Science
GEO Geography
GLG Geology
HDE Human Development Education
HIS History
HRM Hotel and Restaurant Management
HUM Humanities
ITP Interpreter Training Program
JPN Japanese
LDR Leadership
MAT Mathematics
MSC Military Science
MUS Music
NAV Navajo
NTR Nutrition
NUR Nursing
PHI Philosophy
PHY Physics
POS Political Science
PSY Psychology
RDG Reading
REL Religion
SOC Sociology
SPA Spanish
SPC Speech
THR Theatre
TSM Teaching Science and Math
WLD Welding