​Firs​t Gen Faculty & Staff Directory

Please find the below directory of TCSPP faculty and staff who identify as First Gen. Whether you want to expand your network, get career advice, or learn about their First Gen experience, please reach out to any of the below faculty and staff.
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Jennifer Strobel (She, Her, Hers)

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Sanford-Brown College 

B.S. Business Administration

 

 

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M.A. Management & Leadership 

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Staff

Campus: National

Department: Academic Affairs- University Registrar 

[email protected]

 

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Heather Jones (She, Her, Hers)

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Ambassador University

B.S. Psychology

 

 

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MS. Information Science 

Staff

Campus: Dallas

Department: University Library

[email protected]

 

 

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Dixon Anderson (He, Him, His)

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University of Georgia 

B.A. Psychology 

 

 

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MS Counseling at Georgia State and PsyD (Organizational Leadership) at University of Arizona Global Campus

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Staff

Campus: San Diego

Department: Admissions 

[email protected]

 



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Michael Crawford (He, Him, His)

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Northern Illinois University

B.S. Operations and Information Management

 

 

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MS.Ed in Higher Education (Student Affairs); MBA-Management; PhD-Leadership in Higher Education (expected 2022)

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Staff

Campus: Chicago

Department: Campus Dean

[email protected]

 

 

              

Melissa Tamayo (She, Her, Hers)

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California State University, Northridge

Bachelors in Sociology

 

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University of California, Irvine

Masters in Criminology, Law, and Society

 

Staff

Campus: Los Angeles

Department: Student Support

[email protected]

 

 

              

Xou Le Va Vang (She, Her, Hers)

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Information Science Technology

 

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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Library and Information Science

 

Staff

Campus: Dallas

Department: Library

[email protected]

 

 

              

Patricia Rodriguez (She, Her, Hers)

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University of California Santa Barbara

BA Sociology & BA Chicana/o Studies

 

 

Staff

Campus: Los Angeles; Anaheim

Department: Student Support

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Latina

 

              

Jennifer Stripe (She, Her, Hers)

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Bowling Green State University

BS in Secondary Education

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Ohio University

MEd in College Student Personnel

 

Staff

Campus: University

Department: Student Success

[email protected]

 

 

              

Ann Romosz (She, Her, Hers)

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Faculty

Campus: Washington, D.C.

Department: Business Psychology

[email protected]

 

              

Dorothy Collins (She, Her, Hers)

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Youngstown State University

BS Education

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Youngstown State Univesity

MS Education

 

Staff

Campus: Washington, D.C.

Department: Campus Dean

[email protected]

 

              

Melanie Morales (She, Her, Hers)

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Allegheny College

BA Psychology

 

 

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Northern VA

MA in Clinical Psychology; PsyD in Clinical Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Washington, D.C.

Department: Clinical Psychology (PsyD)

[email protected]

 

              

Edward Shearin (He, Him, His)

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Cornell University (BS), San Francisco State University (BA)

BS Engineering Physics, BA Psychology

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University of Washington

PhD Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Washington, D.C.

Department: Clinical Psychology

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Biracial family

 

              

Patricia Perez (She, Her, Hers)

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Northwestern University

BA Psychology

 

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Loyola University Chicago

PhD Counseling Psychology/Multicultural Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: International Psychology

[email protected]

 

              

Julie Benesh (She, Her, Hers)

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Washington University in St. Louis

BA English

 

 

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MS Management & Organizational Behavior MFA Creative Writing, MA Human and Organizational Systems, PhD Human & Organizational Systems

 

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: Business Psych

[email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

Kristijan Civljak (He, Him, His)

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University of Belgrade

Music Performance, Piano

 

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MA Piano Performance, Artist Diploma in Piano Performance, Ph.D. in International Psychology

 

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: BP Division

[email protected]

 

              

Felice Mayes (She, Her, Hers)

 

Stephen F Austin State University

Education

 

 

Stephen F. Austin State University; The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

MA Community Counseling; PhD International Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: BA Psychology Program

[email protected]

 

 

              

Christina Alligood (She, Her, Hers)

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Brigham Young University

BS Psychology

 

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University of North Carolina at

Wilmington; West Virginia University

MA Psychology; PhD Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: ABA

[email protected]

 

 

              

Rachel Garcia (She, Her, Hers)

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Siena College

BA in Psychology

 

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State University of New York at Stony Brook; Baylor University

Master of Social Work; PhD in Educational Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: Applied Behavior Analysis

[email protected]

 

 

              

Danielle Sperandeo (She, Her, Hers)

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Cal State Fullerton

Psychology

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Nova Southeastern University

Conflict Analysis and Resolution

 

Staff

Campus: Anaheim; Los Angeles; San Diego

Department: Administration

[email protected]

 

 

              

L. Grant Canipe (He, Him, His)

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Appalachian State Univeristy

BSc Hon Psychology

 

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Ph.D. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

 

Faculty

Campus: Dallas; New Orleans

Department: Clinical PsyD

[email protected]

 

 

              

Rodney Harris (He, Him, His)

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UNC-Chapel Hill

BA-Industrial Relations/Economics

 

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North Carolina State University, Capella University

M. Ed, Agency Counseling/Ph.D. Counselor Education and Supervision

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: Counselor Education and Supervision  (Online)

 

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Male/African American

 

              

Paul DeYoung (He, Him, His)

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UC Irvine

BA Psychology

 

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California School of Professional Psychology

Ph.D. Industrial-Organizational Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Anaheim; Los Angeles; San Diego

Department: Business Psychology

[email protected]

 

 

              

Claudia Torres-Ambriz (They, Them, Theirs & She, Her, Hers)

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Humboldt State University

BA Studio Art

 

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Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Art/Sculpture & Art History certificate

 

 

Staff

Campus: Los Angeles

Department: BA

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Mexican, Indigenous, Queer, NonBinary/Gender Non-Conforming

 

              

Elke Hardt (She, Her, Hers)

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La Sierra University

BA Psychology

 

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Springfield College

MEd Counseling Psychology

 

Staff

Campus: University

Department: Career Services

[email protected]

 

 

              

Jennifer Beers (She, Her, Hers)

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Millersville University

BA Psychology

 

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St. Cloud State University, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

MS Applied Behavior Analysis, PhD Applied Behavior Analysis

 

Faculty

Campus: Anaheim; Los Angeles; San Diego

Department: Applied Behavior Analysis

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Female, Heterosexual, White

 

              

John Macfie (He, Him, His)

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Purdue University

BA Management

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San Diego State University

MBA

 

Staff

Campus: San Diego

Department: Administration (Campus Director)

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Annette Griffith (She, Her, Hers)

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Okanagan University College

BA Psychology

 

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University of Nevada - Reno     &  University of Nebraska - Lincoln

MA Psychology; PhD Educational Studies & Quantitative and Qualitative Measurement

 

Faculty

Campus: Online

Department: Applied Behavior Analysis

 

[email protected]

 

 

              

Kito Barrow (She, Her, Hers)

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University of Texas at Dallas

BS Biology

 

 

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University of Texas at Dallas; Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

MS Biotechnology; PPh.D.Pharmaceutical Sciences

 

Faculty

Campus: Dallas; Online

Department: Nursing, Clinical Psychopharmacology, Clinical Psychology

[email protected]

 

 

              

Jill Glenn (She, Her, Hers)

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Triton College, Tarkio College, Westmar University

BA Psychology

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Aurora University

MSW - Masters Social Work

 

Staff

Campus: Chicago

Department: Community Partnerships

[email protected]

 

 

              

Corina Ratz (She, Her, Hers)

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Babes bolyai university romania

BA psychology

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The Chicago school of professional psychology

MA psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: Counseling psychology

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Romanian ethnicity

 

              

Craig Scanlon (He, Him, His)

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 Xavier University - Cincinnati, Ohio

BA Political Science and Theology

 

 

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MA in Teaching & MA Education Administration

 

Staff

Campus: Chicago

Department: Admissions

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: White, male

 

              

Tajma Hodzic (She, Her, Hers)

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Loyola University Chicago

BS Psychology; BA Sociology

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TCSPP

MS Applied Behavior Analysis

 

Staff

Campus: Chicago

Department: Admissions

[email protected]

 

              

Emily Hilleren (She, Her, Hers)

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University of North Dakota

BA English & Communication

 

 

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MA English, MA Industrial/Organizational Psychology, EdD Educational Psychology & Technology (in progress)

 

 

Staff

Campus: Chicago

Department: Student Support

[email protected]

 

 

 

              

Pamela Niesluchowski (She, Her, Hers)

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University of Kansas

BA Psychology

 

 

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MA Counseling Psychology (ISU), MA Clinical Psychology (TCSPP), PsyD Clinical Psychology (TCSPP)

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: Clinical PsyD

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Cis female, Caucasian

 

              

Casey Sharpe (She, Her, Hers)

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University of Connecticut

BA Psychology

 

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The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

MA Forensic Psychology; PsyD Clinical Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: Forensic Psychology

 

[email protected]

 

              

Michael Kocet (He, Him, His)

 

                 Bowling Green State University in Ohio

                 Bachelors of Liberal Studies

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University of Arkansas

Ph.D. Counselor Education and Supervision

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: Counselor Education Department

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: I am a gay cisgender male.

 

              

Candice Hughes (She, Her, Hers)

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Kent State University

BA Elementary Education

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Fordham University

Ph.D. - School Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: School Psychology

[email protected]

 

 

              

Kathleen Loomos-Ostry (She, Her, Hers)

 

Northeastern Illinois University

BA Education

 

 

University of Illinois - Chicago (Master's) Loyola University - Chicago (Doctorate)

M.Ed - Administration; Ph.D. School Psychology

 

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: School Psychology

[email protected]

 

 

              

Tiffany Clomax (She, Her, Hers)

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Depaul University

BA Psychology

 

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The Chicago School

PsyD Clinical Forensic Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: Forensic Psychology

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Black, Female, Cisgender, Heterosexual

 

              

Jay Burke (He, Him, His)

 

                Baylor University

                BA Religion

 

 

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MA Human Development and Family Therapy, MFT emphasis; PsyD Marriage and Family Therapy

 

 

Faculty

Campus: Anaheim

Department: Marriage and Family Therapy

 

[email protected]

 

              

Nadia Jones (She, Her, Hers)

 

                 Universidad Cesar Vallejo Trujillo- Peru

                 BA Psychology

 

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Argosy University

MA Counseling Psychology, EdD Counseling Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Los Angeles

Department: Marriage and Family Therapy

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Latina

 

              

Laird Bridgman (He, Him, His)

 

                University of Georgia

                BS Psychology

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Biola University

PsyD Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Anaheim

Department: Clinical PsyD

 

[email protected]

 

              

Brandy Macy (She, Her, Hers)

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The University of Texas at Austin

BA Psychology

 

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The California School of Professional Psychology

PsyD Clinical Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: San Diego

Department: Marriage and Family Therapy

 

[email protected]

 

 

              

Sandy Flores (She, Her, Hers)

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Bradley University

BA Psychology

 

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Loyola University Chicago

Ph.D. School Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: School Psychology

[email protected]

 

Other Intersectional Identities Shared: Latina

 

              

Tanaz Arteaga (She, Her, Hers)

 

UCLA

BS Physiological Science, Applied Development Psychology

 

 

UCLA, WGU, TCSPP

MA in Mathematics & Teaching- emphasis in Math Education/Mathematics; EdD in Education Technology and Psychology

 

Faculty; Associate Department Chair

Campus: Los Angeles; San Diego; Online

Department: Psychology

 

[email protected]

 

 

              

Evan Harrington (Human)

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Long Island University and State University at Albany

BA double major Psychology and Criminal Justice

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Temple University

 Ph.D. Social Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: School Psychology

 

[email protected]

 

 

              

Jaclyn Hoffmeister (She, Her, Hers)

 

                 Aurora University

                 BA Psychology

 

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The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

MA Psychology; EdS School Psychology; PsyD School Psychology

 

Faculty

Campus: Chicago

Department: School Psychology

 

[email protected]agoschool.edu