Faculty/Staff

Faculty

Dr. Bruce W. Boyles
Interim Dean, School of Education
Associate Professor, Ed.D
BM, Mars Hill College
MEd, EdS, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
EdD, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone:  (704) 406-3047
E-mail:  bboyles@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Steven Bingham
Professor, Ed.D.
BM, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
MM, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
EdD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone: (704) 406-2364
E-mailcbingham@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Laura W. Boyles
Assessment Coordinator
Assistant Professor, Ph.D.
BA, Bluffton College
MA, The Ohio State University
PhD, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone: (704) 406-2365
E-maillboyles@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Sydney K. Brown
Coordinator of Doctoral Program in Curriculum and Instruction (EDCI)
Professor, Ph.D.
BA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MEd, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Phone: (704) 406-3019
E-mail: skbrown@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Kelly Clark
Director of Undergraduate Curricular Innovation
Assistant Professor, Ed.D
BS, East Carolina University
MA, Gardner-Webb University
EdD, Gardner-Webb University
Phone: (704) 406-2209
E-mailktclark@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Jeff Hamilton
Coordinator of Doctoral Program in Organizational Leadership
Assistant Professor, Ed.D
BA, Campbell University
MSA, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
EdD, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone:
 (704) 406-2309
E-mail:
 jhamilton2@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Dale S. Lamb
Assistant Professor, Ed.D
BS, MED, North Carolina State University
EdS, Appalachian State University
EdD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Phone:  (704) 406-2521
Email: dlamb@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Stephen Laws
Assistant Professor, Ed.D.
BS, Wake Forest University
MA, Winthrop University
EdS, Winthrop University
EdD, Vanderbilt University
Phone:: (704) 406-4403
E-mail slaws@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Cheryl Lutz
Coordinator of Master of Arts in Instructional Technology
Associate Professor, Ed.D.
BS, Gardner-Webb College
MS, Middle Tennessee State University
EdD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Phone: (704) 406-3037
E-mailclutz3@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Lori Nanney
Associate Professor, Ed.D.
BS, Gardner-Webb University
MS, Gardner-Webb University
EdD, Gardner-Webb University
Phone: (704) 406-3890
E-maillnanney@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Gerald Neal
Coordinator of Executive Leadership Studies
Associate Professor, Ed.D.
BA, Western Carolina University
MEd, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
EdS, EdD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone: (704) 406-2136
Email: gneal@gardner-webb.edu

 

Dr. Jim Palermo
Assistant Professor, Ed.D.
BA, Muhlenberg College
MEd, Kutztown University
EdD, North Carolina State University
Phone: (704) 406-4401
E-mailjpalermo@gardner-webb.edu

 

Dr. Jason Parker
Associate Dean of the School of Education
Associate Professor, Ed. D.
BS, Gardner-Webb University
MA, Gardner-Webb University
MA, Appalachian State University
EdS, Appalachian State University
EdD, Gardner-Webb University
Phone: (704) 406-3890
E-mailjlparker@gardner-webb.edu

 

Dr. Jennifer Putnam
Coordinator of Master's Program for Teacher Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction
Assistant Professor, Ed.D.
BS, Appalachian State University

MA, Appalachian State University
EdD, Gardner-Webb University
Phone: (704) 406-2015
E-mailjputnam2@gardner-webb.edu

 

Dr. Anita Sanders
Assistant Professor, Ed.D.
BS, North Carolina Central University
MA, Fayetteville State University
EdS, South Carolina State University
EdD, South Carolina State University
Phone: (704) 406-2199
E-mailadsanders@gardner-webb.edu

 

Dr. Lane Wesson
Elementary Education Degree Completion Program
Professor, Ed.D.
BS, Western Carolina University
MA, Gardner-Webb University
PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Phone: (704) 761-5021 - Statesville Campus
E-maillwesson@gardner-webb.edu

 

 

Teacher Education Undergraduate Program Coordinators/Chairs

 

Dr. Jason Parker, Associate Dean of School of Education
Undergrad Programs
Phone: (704) 406-3890
E-mailjlparker@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Mark Cole, Music Education
Phone: (704) 406-4456
E-mailmcole@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Tamara Cox, Spanish, French, and English as a Second Language
Phone: (704) 406-4499
E-mailtcox@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Shana Hartman, English Education
Phone: (704) 406-4482
E-mailsvhartman@gardner-webb.edu

Ms. Donna Schronce, Social Studies
Phone: (704) 406-2406
E-maildschronce@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Shonna Snyder, Health and Physical Education
Phone: (704) 406-2142
E-mail: ssnyder1@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Morgan Soja, Music Education
Phone: (704) 406-2062
E-mailmsoja@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Lane Wesson, Elementary Education Degree Completion Program
Phone: (704) 761-5021
E-maillwesson@gardner-webb.edu

Dr. Jason Willis, Mathematics Education
Phone: (704) 406-3036
E-mailjwillis@gardner-webb.edu

 

Staff

Kaylie Lemmon, Administrative Assistant to Center for Innovative Leadership Development
Phone: (704) 406-4406
E-mailklemmon@gardner-webb.edu

 

Seth Oprea, Taskstream Manager, DPI Licensure Officer, and Office Manager 
Phone: (704) 406-3030
E-mailsoprea@gardner-webb.edu