Jan 17, 2021  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Office of the President

Dubroy, Tashni (2011), President
B.S., 2002, Shaw University, Chemistry
M.B.A., 2010, Rutgers University, Marketing
Ph.D., 2007, North Carolina Sate University, Chemistry

Harris, Kandace (2016) SpecialAssistant to the President
B.A., Howard University, Print Journalism
M.A. Howard University, Human Communication Studies
Ph.D., Howard University, Mass Communication and Media Studies

Office of Academic Affairs

Dillard, Paulette (2012) Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., 1972, BarberScotia College, Biology
M.S., 1978, Tennessee State University, Biology
M.B.A., 1991, Belmont University, Management
Ph.D., 2010, Clark Atlanta University, Cell and Molecular Biology

Reneta H. Dusenbury - (2008), Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

B.S., 1978, Johnson C. Smith University, Biology
Ph.D., 1983, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Genetics & Molecular Biology

Jody Hamilton - (2010), Registrar

B.A., 1982, Marshall University, Liberal Arts
M.A., 1983, Indiana University, Speech Communication

Office of Academic Success

Wedderburn, Rishard (2010), Director of Academic Success
B.S., 2004, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Human Development
M.A., 2005, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Conflict Resolution

Miller, Sarah (2015), Academic Advisor
B.A., 2012, American University, Secondary Education and Law & Society
M.S., 2016, Kansas State University, Academic Advising

Halls-Taylor, Lorraina (2007), Academic Success Specialist
B.A., 2006, Shaw University, Psychology
M.S., 2013, University of Phoenix, Psychology

Vacant, Director of the Honors College

Academic Support
Dorothy Browne (2016), Director of Faculty Development, Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Bennett College, Sociology/Psychology
M.S.W, University of Pittsburgh, Community Organization/Research
M.P.H, Harvard School of Public Health, Maternal and Child Health
Ph.D., Harvard School of Public Health, Health Services/Maternal & Child Health

Laura Mercer-Bourne(2014) Director, Writing Laboratory/Instructor of English
B.F.A., 2010, Brenau University, Musical Theatre
M.A., 2013, East Carolina University, English

Tom Clark(2005), Director of Library Services
B.A., 1973, Duke University, English
M.S., 1993, UNC School of Information and Library Science, Library Science

Nikesia Rollack(2007), Director of Experiential Learning and Career Development
B.S., 2001, Elizabeth City State University, Business Administration, Concentrating in Marketing
MBA, 2007, Strayer University, Emphasis in Marketing

  Office of Student Affairs

Elliott, Stanley (2011), Vice President for Student Affairs
B.A., 1991, Elizabeth City State University, Political Science
M.P.A., 1997, North Carolina Central University, Public Administration
Ph.D., 2013, North Carolina State University, Educational Research and Policy Analysis

Powell, Keith (2014), Associate Vice President for Student Affairs
B.A., 1985, St. Augustine’s College, Health and Physical Education
M.A., 1991, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Student Personnel Services
Ph.D., 2003, North Carolina State University, Counseling Education

Baxter, Agnes (1990), Director of Judicial Services
B.S., 1983, Shaw University, Physical Education

Bullock, Doris(2016), UNCF Scholarship Liaison
B.A., 1992, Shaw University, Behavioral Science/Sociology
M.B.A., 2004 Strayer University, Business Administration/Management

Carver, Jerelene (2003), Director of Counseling Center/Disability Services
B.A., 1973, Education & M.A., 1977, Counseling, North Carolina Central University

CarterDuncan,Jamechya(2014), RISE Project Coordinator
B.A., 2011, North Carolina Central University, Psychology
M.A., 2015, Liberty University, Human Services and Counseling

Featherstone, Robin S. (2015), Director of Student Activities, Greek Life and Leadership
B.A., 1993, North Carolina Wesleyan College, Business Administration
M.A., 1996, North Carolina Central University, Instructional Media
M.S., 2002, North Carolina Central University, Information Science, Database Management

Holley, Juanda (1995), Executive Assistant for Student Affairs
B.F.A., 1975, East Carolina University, Speech and Theatre
M.Ed., 1977, North Carolina State University, Counseling Education

McCoy, Martin (2015), Chief of Campus Police and Security
B.S., 1998, Shaw University, Criminal Justice

Mercer, Yolanda (2016), University Counselor
B.A., 2009, North Carolina State University, Education
M.A., 2012, Capella University, Counseling and Human Behavior
M.Div., 2015, Liberty University, Divinity

Montague, William(1990) Director of Intramurals, Assistant Student Activities Coordinator|
B.S., 1990, Shaw University, Community Recreation

Rhinehardt, April (2013), University Chaplain
B.A., 1978, UNCCharlotte,Psychology
M.A., 1993, North Carolina A&T, Masters in Counseling
M. Div., 2007, Shaw University, Masters of Divinity

Thornton, Bromeley(1999), Residence Manager
B.A., 1997, Shaw University, Health and Physical Education

Williams, Cleveland(2001), Residence Manager
B.A., 2003, Shaw University, Business Administration Management

Office of Strategic Planning, Institutional Research, and Effectiveness

Rachis, Stephanie (2011), Director of Strategic Planning, Institutional Research, and Effectiveness
2002, BA Early Childhood Education, UNCWilmington
2005, MEd Elementary Education, Campbell University
2014, EdD Educational Leadership, Nova Southeastern University

Johnson, Deremia (2013), Coordinator of Institutional Assessment
B.A., 1996, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, English
M.S., 2006, Pfeiffer University, Organizational Change & Leadership

Greene, Andrea (2016), Assessment Coordinator
B.A., 1999, Shaw University, Math Education
M.A., 2008, NC State University, School Administration

Cumberbatch, Brian (1991), Senior Data Analyst
B.S., 1994, Shaw University, Computer Information Systems

Enrollment Management

Anthony Brooks (2015), Chief Enrollment Manager
B.A., 1994, North Carolina Central University, Political Science
M.B.A., 2009, Clafin University, Master of Business Administration

Sowell, Stacey (2009), Director of Admissions and Recruitment
B.A., 2003, Shaw University, English
M.A., 2005, North Carolina A&T State University, English and African American Literature

Warlyn “Kevi” Dixon (2016), Director of Financial Aid
B.S.B.A., 2002, East Carolina University, Management Information Systems|
M.Ed., 2013, North Carolina State University, Training and Development

Crossland, Sheryca (2016), Associate Director of Financial Aid
B.S., 2002,University of Mount Olive, Computer Information Systems
M.S.A., 2007, Central Michigan University, General Administration
M.S., 2014, North Carolina Central University, Information Science

Vacant, Assistant Director of Financial Aid


Carter, Alfonza (1980), Athletic Director
B.S., 1973, Recreation
M.S., 1981, North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State
University, Health & Physical Education

Hubbard, Dana (2016), Director of Athletics Marketing and Advancement
B.A., 2016, Hampton University, Communications

Office of Fiscal Affairs

Webb, Gwendolyn (2012), Vice President for Finance and Administration
B.S., 2007, Shaw University, Business Management w/a concentration in Accounting
M.B.A., 2012, Strayer University, Finance

Jackson, Denecia (2016), Directorof Student Accounts
B.S., 1999, University of Southern California, Accounting
M.A., 2012, University of Phoenix, Global Management

Jones III, Sir Walter (2012), Manager of Receiving and Mail Services
B.S., 2011, Mount Olive College, Business Management

Pearsall, Donald (2016), Procurement, Contracts and Risk Manager
B.A., 1991, North Carolina Central University, Political Science
M.B.A., 2005, Strayer University, Business Management

Streetman, Veronica (2016), Controller
B.A., 2006, Brenau University, Accounting
M.A., 2010, DeVry University, Accounting and Financial Management
M.B.A., 2012, DeVry University

Office of Human Resources

Wood, Lee (2015), Director, Human Resources
B.S., 1984, Auburn University, Aerospace Engineering
M.B.A., 2005, Columbia Southern University, Human Resources Management, SPHR, 2005

Bragg, Cassandra (2011), Human Resources Representative
Associate’s, 1994, Briarcliffe College, Office Technologies

Scarboro, Yateeka (2015), Human Resources Generalist
B.S., 2001, UNCGreensboro,
Business Administration

Office of Information Technology

Nowak, Peter (2015), Chief Information Officer
B.S., 1990, Concordia College, Business Administration
B.A., 1990, Concordia College, Business Education
M.S., 1997, Iona College, Educational Computing

Vacant, Directorof Educational Technology/CIS

Office of Institutional Advancement

StanleyAnderson, Clarenda (2015), Vice President for Institutional Advancement
B.S.B.A., 2001, University of Alabama at Huntsville, Marketing
M.Ed., 2005, Troy University, Concentration in Counseling and Psychology

BennettBellamy, Sonja (2015), Associate VP of Advancement/Director of Development, Divinity School
B.A., 1984, Indiana University, Journalism
M.B.A., 2006, Strayer University

Bryant, Valentino (2010), Director of Alumni Relations
B.A., 1999, Shaw University, Business Administration/Management
M.Div., 2013, Shaw University, Divinity

Devins, Penny (2015), Gifts and Database Manager
B.A., 2011, SUNY Canton, Business Administration/Management
M.A., 1991, North Carolina Central University, Educational Media & Technology

Saddler, Reneé (2012), Digital Media Manager
B.A., 1995, North Carolina Central University, Public Administration/Political Science
M.P.A., 2001, North Carolina Central University, Public Administration
Wolf, Matt (2015), Athletics, Development Officer
B.S., 1989, Temple University, Health and Physical Education


Gye’Nyame, Nicole (2012), Interim WSHA General Manager
M.A., 1995, Bowling Green State University, Interpersonal Communication
B.A. 1994, BethuneCookman University, Speech Communication

AbdulMuhaimin, Khalil, R. (1983), Assistant General Manager WSHA 88.9FM
B.A., Radio TV & Film 1981, Shaw University
M.A., Media Technology 1992, North Carolina Central University

Vacant, Director of Membership, WSHA

Vacant, WSHA Underwriter

Office of Grants Management and Sponsored Programs

Daugherty, Jared (2016), Director of Grants
B.A., Dartmouth College, Asian Studies
M.A., Duke University, Security, Peace and Conflict
Ph.D., Duke University, Security, Peace and Conflict

Taylor, Cynthia (2015), Pre/Post Awards Specialist
B.S., 1990, Shaw University, Speech Pathology and Audiology
M.Ed., 2009, North Carolina Central University, Communication Disorders