Catalog 2019-2020 
    
    Nov 18, 2019  
Catalog 2019-2020

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College Calendar 2019-2020

LWTech.edu/calendar

Academic Calendar and Holidays

Dates in this calendar are subject to change without notice. A detailed calendar with the latest information on registration can be viewed online at LWTech.edu/calendar.

Summer Quarter 2019

First day of summer quarter July 1
Independence Day July 4
College is closed
Last day of summer quarter August 23

Fall Quarter 2019

Labor Day September 2
College is closed
First day of fall quarter September 23
In-Service Day October 16
No classes
Advising Day October 29
No classes; see your adviser to plan enrollment and check progress toward completion
Veterans Day November 11
College is closed
Thanksgiving November 28
College is closed November 28, 29, and 30
Last day of fall quarter December 7

Winter Quarter 2020

First day of winter quarter January 6
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 20
College is closed
Advising Day February 11
No classes; see your adviser to plan enrollment and check progress toward completion
President’s Day February 17
College is closed
In-Service Day March 6
No classes
In-Service Day March 12
No classes
Last day of winter quarter March 20

Spring Quarter 2019

First day of spring quarter April 6
In-Service Day April 15
No classes
Advising Day May 12
No classes; see your adviser to plan enrollment and check progress toward completion
Memorial Day May 25
College is closed
Last day of spring quarter June 17
Commencement June 19

 


Faculty

Abbott, Thomas
Computing and Software Development

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Acar, Barcin
Natural Science

  • Ph.D., Oregon State University
  • M.S., Oregon State University

Ater, Steven | TENURED
Design

  • M.F.A., University of Illinois
  • B.A., Central Washington University
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Badibanga, Pacha
Nursing

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Barnes, Letty | TENURED
Business Technology

  • M.Ed., University of Exeter
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Bagaason, Todd
Digital Gaming and Interactive Media

  • M.A., Academy of Art University
  • B.A., University of Oregon
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Bem, Gregory | TENURED
Librarian

  • M.L.I.S, University of Washington
  • B.F.A., Roger Williams University

Benner, Matthew
Business

  • M.S., University of Maryland
  • M.A., University of Maine
  • B.A., University of Maine
  • Post Master Certificate, Northcentral University

Berry, Michelle
Counselor

  • M.A., Pacific Lutheran University
  • B.A., Pacific Lutheran University
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Bostwick, Stephanie
Engineering

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • B.S., University of Washington
  • B.S., Thomas Edison State College

Bricken, William | TENURED
Mathematics

  • Ph.D., Stanford University
  • M.S., Stanford University
  • B.A., UCLA

Choudhury, Narayani
Mathematics

  • Ph.D., University of Mumbai
  • M.Sc., University of Mumbai
  • B.Sc., University of Mumbai

Connors, Shanti
Early Childhood Education

  • M.A., Pacific Oaks College
  • B.A., Pacific Oaks College
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Cover, Kelly
English as a Second Language

  • M.A., University of Washington
  • B.A., Ohio State University

Dalgarn, Suzanne | TENURED
Nursing

  • Registered Nurse
  • M.S., Seattle Pacific University
  • B.S.N., University of Washington
  • A.A., Shoreline Community College
  • Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Certified Nurse Educator
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Davis, Beth M. | TENURED
Dental Hygiene

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • B.S., Oregon Institute of Technology
  • A.S., Oregon Institute of Technology
  • Certified Dental Hygienist
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

England, Catherine
Basic Educaiton for Adults

  • M.Ed., Seattle University
  • B.S., University of Oregon
  • TESOL Certificate, Seattle University

Fischer, Andrew
Computer Security and Network Technology

  • M.S., Western Governors University
  • B.S., Western Governors University
  • A.A.S., Everett Community College
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Fredrickson, Jennie
Funeral Service Education

  • B.S., University of Central Oklahoma - Edmond

Gryniuk, Joe | TENURED
Electronics Technology

  • Senior Certified Electronics Technician
  • FCC Licensed
  • IPC Class A Instructor
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Hartnett, Jolene
Dental Hygiene

  • M.S.Ed., Capella University
  • B.S., R.D.H., Eastern Washington University
  • A.A.S., Spokane Falls Community College

Hauge, Yosefu
Auto Repair Technician

  • A.A.A.S., Shoreline Community College

Hedlund, Anita
Nursing

  • M.S., Walden University

Hernandez, Melissa
Nursing

  • M.S., Western Governors University

Hicks, Jim | TENURED
Auto Body Technician

  • M.B.A., Seattle University
  • B.A., Seattle University
  • Collision Repair Certificate, Lake Washington Technical College
  • Certified Master Structural Damage Analysis Professional
  • I-CAR Platinum Certified Estimator
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Holum, Karen E. | TENURED
Design

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • B.A., Antioch University
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Huesca, Robin
Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Master of Occupational Therapy, Unicersity of Washington
  • B.S., University of Washington
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Jacobsen, Rex | TENURED
Accounting

  • B.A., Western Washington University
  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Jain, Seema | TENURED
Dental Assisting

  • M.A., University of Delhi, India
  • B.A., University of Delhi, India
  • B.C.A., Indira Ghandi National Open University, India
  • A.A., Lake Washington Technical College
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

James, Tara
Nursing

  • B.S., University of Washington
  • B.A., University of Washington
  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Technical College

Jeffcoat, Pamela
Medical Assisting

  • Registered Nurse
  • M.A., University of Washington
  • B.A., St. John’s College
  • R.N., North Seattle Communtiy College
  • CMA-AAMA License
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Judy, Michelle
Mathematics

  • M.S., George Washington University
  • B.S., University of Washington
  • A.S., Centralia Community College

Kardam, Neha
Electronics Technology

  • M.Tech., Gautam Buddha University
  • B.Tech., Gautam Buddh Technical University

Kendrick, Scarlet | TENURED
Dental Assisting

  • M.A., University of Phoenix
  • B.A., University of Washington
  • A.T.A., Edmonds Community College
  • A.A.S., Edmonds Community College
  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Kuestner, Sue | TENURED
Mathematics

  • M.Ed., Montana State University
  • B.S., Ohio University

Lee, Karen | Karen Lee
English as a Second Language

  • M.A. in TESOL, Columbia International University
  • B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Levine, Allen A.
Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer

  • M.S., Eastern Washington University
  • B.S., Eastern Washington University
  • Professional-Technical Certification

Mandy, Bob | TENURED
Architectural Technology

  • Master of Architecture, University of the State of New York, Buffalo
  • B.P.S., University of the State of New York, Buffalo
  • A.S., University of the State of New York, Alfred
  • Registered Architect
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Mantooth, Wes | TENURED
English

  • Ph.D., The George Washington University
  • M.A., Utah State University
  • B.A., University of Washington
  • A.A., Peninsula College

Martz, Lillian
Counselor

  • Counseling Certificate, Trinity Washington University
  • M.A., University of Montana
  • B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Marushia, Sean
High School Programs

  • M.A., Seattle University
  • B.A., Seattle University

Mason, Sarah
Welding Technology

  • A.A., Cascadia Community College
  • Certified Welding Inspector
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

McClure, Kimberly
Natural Science

  • Post Doc., University of California, San Francisco
  • Ph.D., University of Washington
  • B.A., Colgate University

McLean, Sherry | TENURED
Mathematics

  • M.A., Brigham Young University
  • B.A., Brigham Young University

Mermore, Josh
Machining Technology

  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Meyer, Benjamin
Design

  • M.F.A., Iowa State University
  • B.A., Dordt College, Sioux Center

Pant, Priyanka | TENURED
Chemistry

  • M.Ch., Delhi University
  • B.Ed., Delhi University
  • B.Sc., Delhi University

Parrett, Elisa
English

  • M.A., California State University, Sacramento
  • B.A., University of California, Davis

Popescu-Cosma, Mihaela | TENURED
English as a Second Language

  • Ed.S., Walden University
  • M.A., University Babes-Bolyai
  • B.A., University Babes-Bolyai
  • TESOL Certificate, Seattle Pacific University
  • Certified LIST/DSHS Medical and Social Services Interpreter

Ramirez, Celia | TENURED
English as a Second Language

  • M.Ed., Eastern Washington University
  • B.A., Eastern Washington University

Raz, Sharon
Social Science

  • Ph.D., University of Haifa

Reents, Lizabeth (Lisa)
Nursing

  • Registered Nurse
  • M.S., University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
  • B.S., University of Illinois of Chicago
  • R.N., Methodist School of Nursing

Rempel, Rex | TENURED
Behavioral and Social Services

  • M.S.W., University of Washington
  • B.A., University of Notre Dame
  • Licensed, LICSW
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Rodriguez, Michael
Natural Science

  • M.S., University of Colorado, Boulder
  • B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University

Rogers, Claire
Physical Therapist Assistant

  • B.S., University of Birmingham
  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Professional-Technical Certification

Rogoff, Jennifer | TENURED
Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • M.Ed. in Occupational Therapy, Springfield College
  • B.S., University of Washington
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Roufael, Hany
Photonics Technology

  • Ph.D., University of Cantabria
  • M.Sc., University of Cantabria
  • B, Sc., October 6 University

Sakai, Eric | TENURED
Culinary Arts

  • J.D., University of Hawai`i
  • B.A., University of Hawai`i
  • A.S., Kapi`olai Community College
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Short, Andrew | TENURED
Mechanical Design Technology

  • B.S., Western Washington University
  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • Certified Civil Drafter
  • Certified Mechanical Drafter
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Smith, Chris
Environmental Horticulture

  • B.S., University of California
  • A.A., DeAnza College
  • Certified Professional Horticulturalist
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Snider, Phil | TENURED
English

  • M.A., University of British Columbia
  • B.A., University of California, Davis

Sobottka, Jason | TENURED
Humanities/Visual Arts

  • M.F.A., University of Minnesota
  • B.F.A., University of Montana
  • A.A., Grays Harbor College
  • Certified Behavioral Assessment Expert

Stockmann, Mimi | TENURED
Culinary Arts

  • B.A., Southern Illinois University
  • A.S., Seattle Culinary Academy
  • Certified Nutrition Instructor
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Stroud, Matthew
Auto Repair Technician

  • Automotive Technician Certification, Technical Careers Institute
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Toner, Margo | TENURED
Dental Assistant

  • M.Ed., University of Washington
  • B.A., University of Washington
  • B.A., Seattle Central Community College
  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Toussaint, Laura | TENURED
Social Science

  • Ph.D., American University
  • M.A., American University
  • B.A., Eastern Washington University

Trumbo, Phil | TENURED
Digital Gaming and Interactive Media

  • B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Turpin, Nancy (Christine)
Humanities/Communication

  • M.F.A., Iowa State University
  • M.S., Iowa State University
  • B.S.E., University of Florida
  • B.A., University of Florida

Tytar, Karyna
Intensive English

  • M.S., University of Montana

Vaschillo, Alexandra | TENURED
Computing and Software Development

  • M.S., Florida International University
  • M.S., Lenigrad State University
  • Certified Java Programmer
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Waters, Janet | TENURED
Baking Arts

  • B.S., Art Institute of Seattle
  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Technical College
  • ACF Certified Working Pastry Chef
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Weaver, Steven | TENURED
Machining Technology

  • B.A.S., South Seattle College
  • A.A.S., Lake Washington Technical College
  • A.A., The Art Institute of Seattle
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Westman, Andrea | TENURED
Physical Therapist Assistant

  • D.P.T., Regis University
  • B.S., Gonzaga University
  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Weyer, Greg
Welding Technology

  • Certified Welder
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Woodruff, Stacy | TENURED
Medical Assisting-Billing and Coding

  • B.S., University of Phoenix
  • B.A., University of Arizona
  • A.A., Pima Community College
  • Certified Blended Learning Designer
  • Professional-Technical Certificate

Wozniak, Susan (Sue)
Librarian

  • M.S., University of Washington
  • M.S., Oregon State University
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Technical Writing & Editing Certificate., University of Washington

Wyman, Amber
Natural Science

  • Ph.D., University of Rochester
  • M.S., University of Rochester
  • B.S., University of Washington
  • EMT-P, Finger Lakes Community College

Zerrouki, Mohamed
Computing and Software Development

  • M.S., Syracuse University

Zupke, Craig
Engineering

  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.S., California Institute of Technology

Administrators and Support Staff

Dr. Amy Morrison Goings
President

William F. Thomas
Vice President of Administrative Services

Dr. Suzanne I. Ames
Vice President of Instruction

Dr. Ruby A. Hayden
Vice President of Student Services

Meena Park
Executive Director of Human Resources

Elisabeth Sorensen
Executive Director of Development

Christopher McLain
Chief Information Officer

Andrea I. Olson
Special Assistant to the President for Advancement & Entrepreneurship

Deans
Dang, Tuan D.
Emory, Doug J.
Heilstedt, Sally E.
Potter, Mike L.
Rector, Dr. David L.
Richmond, Michael S.
Sen, Dr. Aparna

Associate Deans
Ames, Albert C.
Chew, Vicki L.
Ko, Cindy L.
Meehan, Lisa D.
Sharifian, Dr. Chitra

Department Directors
Akselrud, Larisa V.
Biros, Demetra I.
Bowers, Anthony T.
Copeland, Cathy K.
Evora, Leticia A.
Geer, Kimberly K.
Huebner, Casey L.
Lim, Xieng
Peacock, Katie V.
Rockenstire, Brianna M.
Shattuck, Leslie B.
Smith, Erin R.
Steffens, Jeff A.
Walton, Sheila A.
Wildes, Heather

Department Assistant Directors
Celemin, Abigail B.
Do, Tien V.
Heyde, Jayne W.
Loeum, Mony
Melnrick, Casey
Stewart, Katie M.

Managers and Support Staff
Abdulrahman, Asma
Abdulrahman, Hamza
Ake, April N.
Amini, Talla
Anderson, Lisa
Avalos, Melissa M.
Bachman, Cherie
Bahta, Simon
Balasubramanian, Nithya
Barzegari, Khosro S.
Bazalar, Stephanie F.
Bedford, Lynn
Bedford, Rory V.
Bender, Trista
Bennett, Ahmad
Bennett, Anna H.
Bernal, Audry
Berti, Tammi M.
Blair, Krystal G.
Blanchard, Devin R.
Bonner, Jamoral
Breen, Andrea J.
Brodeur, Casey J.
Brown, Donald M.
Bueing, Kevin L.
Calixto, Erick
Carlson, Vikki F.
Chandler, Sarah D.
Chase, Carolyn A.
Chu, An
Clark, Sharon A.
Cofer, Bryan
Cotutiu, Alexandru
Cuevas, Sandra
Curtis, Melissa B.
Dale, Samantha K.
Davidyuk, Vera N.
Davis, Heidi L.
Davison, Chris
Day, Douglas P.
DeWitt, Sarah
DeGraw, Heather A.
DeWitt, Rhonda J.
DiCristo, Patricia
Dorrain, Michael J.
Draper, Annette L.
Dudarov, Valeriy A.
Dupont, Noah B.
Earhart, Reinhart S.
Evans-Lopez, Lara
Fadiel, Omar
Farrington-Love, Michaux
Febry, Ellie M.
Fleetwood, Nicole P.
Flint, GG W.
Fowler, Clinton E.
Gaye, Mamadou M.
Ghalib, Abdulrahman
Goddard, Kimberly J.
Harutyunyan, Naira
Heller, Lauren A.
Henry, Cara
Hernandez, Diana
Herring, Maeglin F.
Hillard, Marybeth
Hisatake, Amber
Hoch, Kaytlyn R.
Hsu, Chiein
Humphrey, Frances I.
Hupman, Robert
Jacobsen, Susan P.
Johnson, Inna
Kasold, David C.
Kaushal, Shwetambhri
Kelley, Katherine L.
Khodorchuk, Sergey V.
Kirkegaard, Elena
Kiu, Josephine
Knight, Taylor
Korsunskaya, Vikki A.
Kovaleva, Alla N.
Chalmers, Cindy M.
Lacher, Maia
Larrabee, Katrina B.
Lawnicki, Gail L.
Lawson, Tia M.
Le, Trang H.
Leary, Michael M.
Leffall, Caroline
Litvinova, Irina I.
Liutkus, Saulius
Lohvin, Piotr A.
Maher, Melissa
Malloy, Bradley
Marshall, William C.
Masood, Javed
Mattson, Judy A.
Mcburney, Brandi
McDermott, Stephen P.
McKeag, Crystal
Mikhaylov, Anatoliy M.
Miller, Daniel J.
Miller, Jonathan L.
Miller, Tisha L.
Morales, Maria G.
Nasby, Dana B.
Nehme, Amy E.
Ng, Michele Y.
Oppermann, Rudolf F.
Patrick, Megan N.
Polishchuk, Peter A.
Powers, Mary M.
Reichert, Melissa R.
Robinson, Isaac
Rodriguez, Sherly
Romero, Florena
Ruan, Michelle J.
Sasynuik, Carrie B.
Sawyer, Elaine D.
Sexton, Steven
Shimokura, Gayle H.
Shirokova, Elena
Sholom, Galina M.
Shtromberg, Alisa
Silva, Christie A.
Skoczylas, Albert A.
Stauch, Richelle R.
Su, I-Yun
Sun, Helen
Szymanski, Lynn
Terrell, Kelly A.
Timoshenko, Yuriy P.
Tishkova, Galina V.
Tofan, Olga
Troy, Jeff J.
Truong, Trieu
Tsuber, Yelena N.
Vargas, Misty
Vo, Anh Van
Walters, James A.
Wangerin, Meisha R.
Wend, Tara M.
Zakaryan, Marine
Zasypkina, Tatyana N.

College Phone Numbers

General Information (425)739-8100
Academic Skills Center (425)739-8656
Admissions (425)739-8104
Adult High School Completion (425)739-8107
Academic Advising (425)739-8300
Assessment and Testing Center (425)739-8115
Associated Student Government (425)739-8314
Basic Food, Employment & Training (BFET) (425)576-5811
Bookstore (425)739-8108
Cashier/Payments (425)739-8403
Campus Public Safety (425)739-8224
Early Learning Center (Child Care) (425)739-8117
Dental Clinic (425)739-8130
Disability Support Services (425)739-8300
Employment Resource Center (425)739-8113
Enrollment Services (425)739-8104
Facilities and Operations (425)739-8218
Financial Aid Office (425)739-8106
High School Programs (425)739-8107
Human Resources (425)739-8212
International Students Services (425)739-8145
Jobline (425)739-8213
Lake Washington College Foundation (425)739-8134
Lake Washington Technical Academy (425)739-8107
Library (425)739-8320
Opportunity Grant (425)739-8100 Ext: 8448
Parent Toddler and Preschool Co-Op Groups (425)739-8107
Payroll Services (425)739-8214
President’s Office (425)739-8200
Program Information (425)739-8300
Purchasing Services (425)739-8215
Registration General Information (425)739-8104
Restaurant, Chef City Grill (425)739-8310
Running Start (425)739-8107
Student Accounts (425)739-8184
Student Development (425)739-8300
Student Programs (425)739-8314
Telephone Switchboard (425)739-8100
WorkFirst Program (425)739-8339
Worker Retraining (425)739-8206

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