Multimedia – Media Resources

The following individuals are commonly used as sources in media stories.
Below, you will find biographies for each person as well as high-resolution photos to download.
Photos are posted as needed. If you have a specific photo request, please contact Emily Christensen.


Scott Leisinger

Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Debora Johnson-Ross

Vice President for Academic Affairs / Dean of the Faculty

Rich Seggerman

Vice President for Finance & Administration

Dan Kittle

Vice President of Student Life and Dean of Students

Edith Waldstein

Vice President for Enrollment Management


Michael Bechtel

Associate Professor of Science Education

LeAnn Faidley

Associate Professor of Engineering Science/IINSPIRE Program Director

Tammy Faux

Professor of Social Work

Charles Figura

Professor of Physics / Director, Platte Observatory

Penni Pier

Professor of Journalism and Communication

Michael Gleason

Director of the Institute for Leadership Education/Associate Professor of Leadership

Daniel Walther

Gerald R. Kleinfeld Endowed Chair in German History

Ensemble Directors

Karen Black

Cantor and College Organist, Professor of Music, Rudi Inselmann Endowed Professor in Organ

Craig A. Hancock

Professor of Music

Simon Harding

Knightliters Jazz Band Director

Scott Muntefering

Associate Professor of Music Education / Eugene and Ruth Weidler Drape Distinguished Professor in Music

Lee Nelson

Professor of Music / Zahn Chair in Choral Conducting

Sam Stapleton

Visiting Assistant Professor of Music

Nicki Toliver

Associate Professor of Music / Associate Director of Choral Activities


Emily Christensen

Assistant Director of Marketing and Communication and News Director / Account Executive

Chris Knudson '01

Director of Marketing & Communication / Account Executive

Theresa Moore

Assistant Director of the Institute for Leadership Education

Krystal Madlock

Director of Multicultural Student Services

Jennifer Sassman

Director of Financial Aid

Derek Solheim

Director of the Pathways Center

Veronica Reece

Pathways Center Assistant Director (Advising, Vocation, Mentoring, & Careers)