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Faculty and Staff

CAS department faculty

Randy BytwerkRandall Bytwerk
Professor, department co-chair (personnel)

Public speaking/rhetoric and persuasion/propaganda

bytw@calvin.edu
616-526-6286
DeVos Communication Center 250A

Mark FacklerMark Fackler
Professor

Communication ethics, African studies

mfackler@calvin.edu
616-526-6274
DeVos Communication Center 250E

Debra FreebergDebra Freeberg
Professor

Theatre, playwriting, directing

freede@calvin.edu
DeVos Communication Center 250D

Brian FullerBrian Fuller
Associate Professor

Media production (film, video and audio), worship technology

On Leave

Peggy GoetzPeggy Goetz
Professor

Speech pathology, phonetics, child language development

pgoetz@calvin.edu
616-526-8561
DeVos Communication Center 265

Kathi GroenendykKathi Groenendyk
Professor, department co-chair (budget and curriculum & assessment)
Co-Director, Rhetoric Center

Visual and oral rhetoric, communication criticism

kgroenen@calvin.edu
616-526-6317
DeVos Communication Center 267

Kathi GroenendykBrian Kreisman
Associate Professor


Speech pathology and audiology

 

bmk24@calvin.edu
616-526-7306
DeVos Communication Center 269

H. KooleHeather Koole
Assistant Professor

Speech pathology

hkk3@calvin.edu
616-526-7812
DeVos Communication Center 260L

David LeugsDavid Leugs
Associate Professor, director of theatre

Scenic and lighting design

djl2@calvin.edu
616-526-6441
DeVos Communication Center 250C

Elizabeth OommenElizabeth Oommen
Assistant Professor

Speech Pathology and Audiology (SPAUD) Program

eo23@calvin.edu
616-526-6016
DeVos Communication Center 261A

Garth PauleyGarth Pauley
Professor

Rhetoric and public address, mass media, jazz

gpauley@calvin.edu
616-526-6294
DeVos Communication Center 269

Carl PlantingaCarl Plantinga
Professor

Film studies, film history, film theory, film criticism

cplantin@calvin.edu
616-526-8664
DeVos Communication Center 270B

William RomanowskiWilliam Romanowski
Professor

Film studies, communication, culture studies

romw@calvin.edu
616-526-8527
DeVos Communication Center 261D

Stephanie SandbergStephanie Sandberg
Professor

Communication and culture, theatre history, directing

ssandber@calvin.edu
616-526-6713
DeVos Communication Center 263

Quentin SchultzeQuentin Schultze
Professor

Mass media, media workshops, public speaking, senior seminar

schu@calvin.edu
616-526-6290
DeVos Communication Center 260M

Samuel SmarttSamuel Smartt
Assistant Professor

Film and media

srs29@calvin.edu
616-526-6284
DeVos Communication Center 270A

Chris SmitChris Smit
Associate Professor

Mass media, media and the public, communication theory

crs4@calvin.edu
616-526-8892
DeVos Communication Center 270A

Judy Vander WoudeJudith Vander Woude
Professor, director of speech pathology and audiology

Speech pathology, phonological and language disorders

jvwoude@calvin.edu
616-526-6289
DeVos Communication Center 261A

 

CAS department staff

Jill BatesJill Bates
Clinic Director

jbates@calvin.edu
616-526-6715
DeVos Communication Center 210A

Jake Bosmeijer

Jake Bosmeijer
Chief engineer, DeVos Communication Center

jb25@calvin.edu
616-526-8706
DeVos Communication Center 040B

Camille JonesIrene Helmholdt
Administrative assistant

ih23@calvin.edu
616-526-6283
DeVos Communication Center 260D

Steve HaaseSteve Haase
Technical Director
Scenic and Lighting Designer

sh42@calvin.edu
616-526-7807
Spoelhof Center 184C

Jan HenninkJan Hennink
Bookkeeper

henn@calvin.edu
616-526-6288
DeVos Communication Center 260C

E. KloostraEvelyn Kloostra
Clinical Department Assistant

ejk27@calvin.edu
616-526-6070
DeVos Communication Center Lby2

T KoopmansTed Koopmans
Building Services Supervisor

koopte@calvin.edu
616-526-6292

Physical Plant
DeVos Communication Center 050B

D MakuchDenise Makuch
Clinic Instructor

drm4@calvin.edu
616-526-7271
DeVos Communication Center 260J

Erica MonroeErica Monroe
Costume Shop Manager

eversl75@calvin.edu
616-526-6667
Spoelhof Center 131E

Amanda YtzenAmanda Ytzen
Costume designer, theatre

any3@calvin.edu
616-526-6473
Spoelhof Center 131C

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