School of Psychology & Counseling

Professional Staff

The staff of the School of Psychology & Counseling support the academic programs in a variety of ways. Scroll down to see who to contact for registration issues, graduation applications, financial aid questions and the other areas related to your tenure as a student. Select staff names to view their vitas in PDF format.

 

STEPHEN I. BRUCE, Jr., M.A.
Assistant Dean for Administration
(757) 352.4429
stepbru@regent.edu

  • Budget Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • SACS Accreditation Maintenance
  • Personnel Management
  • Admissions Supervisor
  • Marketing Strategy
Stephen Bruce
 

DAVID BILBERRY
Instructional Technologist
(757) 352.4283
dbilberry@regent.edu

  • Academic Technology Support
  • Student Technology Support
  • Technology Training & Development
David Bilberry
 

HEIDI CECE
Director of Admissions
(757) 352.4809
hcece@regent.edu

  • Direct Strategic Planning for Admissions and Marketing
  • Coordinate Admissions Communications and Marketing
  • Edit Admissions Web Pages
  • Manage School Special Events
  • Applicant File Management
  • Coordinate New Student Orientation
 

ELIZABETH CHUTE
PsyD Faculty Secretary
(757) 352.4366
psyd@regent.edu

  • Administrative support for PSYD faculty
  • Advise Students for scheduling/registration process
  • Enrolled student file management
  • Room reservation/special events coordinator for PSYD department and PSYD student organizations
Elizabeth Chute
 

LYNNETTE HARRIS
Academic Services Manager
(757) 352.4255
lynnhar@regent.edu

  • Executive Leadership Support
  • Course Schedule Liaison
  • Faculty File Management
  • Edit Faculty Web Pages
  • Maintain Departmental Calendar
Lynnette Harris
 

ANN-MARIE HOHMAN
Counseling Student Services Manager
(757) 352.4266
ahohman@regent.edu

  • Plan and coordinate residency events for counseling programs
  • Assist students through scheduling/registration process
  • Enrolled student file management
  • Student form processing/Academic issues liaison
  • Maintain Department Program Handbooks
  • Coordinate school Commissioning Ceremony
  • Manage communications between the school and students
  • Graduation processing
Ann-Marie Hohman
 

KATIE KERLEY, JD
Assistant Director, Admissions
(757) 352.4132
kathpec@regent.edu

  • Applicant File Management for Applicants Last Names N-Z
  • Coordinate Doctoral Candidate Interviews
  • Coordinate School Specific Financial Aid Programs and Awards
  • Liaison between Central Alumni and the SPC
  • Assist with Student Previews and New Student Orientations
Katie Pecht
 

AMANDA LEFFEL
Admissions Counselor
(757) 352.4804
aleffel@regent.edu

  • Applicant File Management for Applicants Last Names A-M
  • Coordinate M.A. Applicant Interviews
  • Assist with Student Previews and New Student Orientations
Amanda Leffel
 

KAREN MERCER
Field Placement Liaison
(757) 352.4252
karemer@regent.edu

  • Coordinate Practicum & Internship field placements for master's in counseling students
  • Maintain Practicum & Internship Handbooks
  • Practicum & Internship Orientation meetings
  • Plan Annual Site Supervisor's Luncheon
  • Certification/Licensure for counseling students and alumni
  • Administer the NCE (National Counselor Examination) through the NBCC's NCC for Graduate Students application process
  • Administer the CPCE (exit exam)
Karen Mercer
 

KACEY RUCKSTAETTER
Counseling Administrative Assistant
(757) 352.4347
kruckstaette@regent.edu

  • Administrative support for counseling faculty
  • Plan and coordinate faculty events
  • Course Textbook Adoptions
  • Counseling meeting minutes
  • Hiring process with student employees
  • Faculty Travel
  • Administrative support for CACREP Accreditation
Kacey Ruckstaetter
 

DONNA THOMAS
Administrative & Client Services Manager, Psychological Services Center
(757) 352.4481
dthomas@regent.edu

  • Administrative Management of Clinical Facility
  • Oversee Resources/Inventory
  • Manage Faculty Requests for Research/Clinical Space
  • Employee/Student File Management
  • Assist Clinic Directors
  • Supervise Graduate Assistant Staff
Donna Thomas
Regent University