Gateway Community and Technical College

Mission Statement/Status of Accreditation

Gateway Community & Technical College engages, connects, and inspires all students through education to successfully champion our region’s competitive workforce and improve their quality of life.

Gateway Community & Technical College is a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and is a public two-year degree granting institution serving the Northern Kentucky Region.

Gateway Community and Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Questions about the accreditation of Gateway Community and Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC's website (www.sacscoc.org).

Academic Programs

Transfer Curricula

  • Associate in Arts
  • Associate in Science

Occupational/Technical Curricula

Occupational/Technical Curricula: The program listing represents broad groups of instructional programs offered by the college. Individual certificate (C), diploma (D), and Associate in Applied Science (A) degree curricula in each group are noted by C, D, and A in parenthesis.

  • Air Conditioning Technology (C, D, A)
  • Apprenticeship Studies (A)
  • Automotive Technology (C, D, A)
  • Business Studies:
    • Business Administration (C, D, A)
    • Business Foundations (C)
    • Supply Chain Management (C)
  • Computer and Information Technologies (C, A)
  • Computerized Manufacturing and Machining (C, D, A)
  • Criminal Justice (C, A)
  • Diesel Technology (C, D, A)
  • Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic (C, A)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (C)
  • Energy Technologies (C, A)
  • Fire Science Technology (C, D, A)
  • General Occupational/Technical Studies (A)
  • Health Information Technology (C, A)
  • Health Science Technology (A)
  • Human Services (C, A)
  • Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (C, D, A)
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology (C, A)
  • Manufacturing Industrial Technology:
    • Electrical Technology (C, D, A)
    • Industrial Maintenance Technology (C, D, A)
  • Massage Technology (C, A)
  • Medical Assisting (C, A)
  • Nursing (A)
    • Kentucky Medication Aide (C)
  • Paralegal Technology (C, A)
  • Plumbing Technology (C)
  • Medicaid Nurse Aide (C)
  • Truck Driver Training (C)
  • Welding Technology (C, D, A)

Contact Information

Gateway Community and Technical College
Main numbers: (859) 441-4500
1-(855) 3GO-GCTC [1-(855) 346-4282]
gateway.kctcs.edu

Boone Campus
500 Technology Way
Florence, KY 41042

Edgewood Campus
790 Thomas More Parkway
Edgewood, KY 41017

Urban Metro Campus
516 Madison Avenue
Covington, KY 41011

General Information

Office Phone number
Admissions 1-855-3GO-GCTC (1-855-346-4282)
Adult Education (859) 442-1186
Advising Center (859) 442-1630
Assessment Center (859) 442-1159
Business Office 1-855-3GO-GCTC (1-855-346-4282)
Communications (859) 442-1172
Disability Services (859) 442-4120
Financial Aid 1-855-3GO-GCTC (1-855-346-4282)
Human Resources (859) 442-1150
Library and Information Services (859) 442-4162
Registrar (859) 442-4176
Safety and Security (859) 442-4129
Transfer (859) 442-1149
Veterans Affairs (859) 442-1710
Workforce Solutions (859) 442-1130
Website http://gateway.kctcs.edu
Facebook http://facebook.com/GatewayCTC

Administration

Position Name
President Dr. Fernando Figueroa
Executive Assistant to the President Jane Frantz
Provost and Vice President, Academic Affairs Dr. Teri VonHandorf
Vice President, Administrative and Business Affairs Jamie Younger
Vice President, Development and External Relations Adrijana Kowatsch
Vice President, Student Development Ingrid Washington
Associate Vice President, Academic Services Doug Penix
Associate Vice President, Enrollment Andre Washington
Associate Vice President, Human Resources Amy Hatfield
Associate Vice President, Inclusion and Intervention Services Dr. Tiffany Minard
Associate Vice President, Student Development Mallis Graves
Associate Vice President, Workforce Solutions Christi Godman
Dean, Arts and Sciences Dr. Susan Santos
Dean, Business, Information Technology and Professional Studies Dr. Amy Carrino
Dean, Health Professions Amber Carter
Dean, Institutional Effectiveness Dr. Denise Fritsch
Dean, Manufacturing and Transportation Technologies Sam Collier
Registrar Andre Washington
Regional Director of Adult Education/Assessment/Placement Testing Coordinator Peg Russell
Director, Academic Advising Jennifer Jones
Director, Budget and Fiscal Services Paul Tontillo
Director, Development Julie Althaver
Director, Disability Services Dana Franxman
Director, Early College Opportunities Shelby Krentz
Director, Financial Aid Ellen Teegarden
Director, Grants Kylie Keene
Director, Information Services Melissa Sears
Director, Knowledge Management Steve Popple
Director, Library and Information Services Elizabeth Hartlaub
Director, Maintenance and Operations Mike Baker
Director, North Central Area Health Education Center Juliana McGuinn
Director, Nursing Michele Simms
Director, Ready to Work Denise Critchelow
Director, Student Record Department Ann Schultz
Director, Student Support Services – Project Aspire Anita Adkins
Director, Teaching and Learning Dr. Kerri McKenna

Faculty

This page reflects faculty names and their degree/credential as of July 1, 2021.  This information is updated annually.

Albert, Stephanie Winter, Associate Professor, MEd, Northern Kentucky University, 1993
Bennett, Frances Ann, Instructor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2017
Blum-Pretty, Sherry, Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2010
Bowen, Richard, Professor, AAB, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, 1976
Burch, Courtney, Professor, MA, Northern Arizona University, 2009
Byrd, Kairi N, Instructor, BSN, Beckfield College, 2015
Camm, Jana, Associate Professor, MEd, Northern Kentucky University, 1981
Carrino, Amy, Associate Professor, JD, Salmon P Chase College of Law, 1988
Carroll, John, Instructor, JD, Salmon P Chase College of Law, 2000
Carter, Amber, Associate Professor, MBA, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
Collier, Samuel E, Associate Professor, MA, Morehead State University, 2018
Comparetto, William J, Assistant Professor, MA, Miami University, 2008
Crawford, Charles, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2018
Da Silva, Fares, Associate Professor, MA, Indiana State University, 2008
DeBerry, John R, Professor, MA, University of Wyoming, 2003
Deeley Wilhite, Holly Michelle, Professor, PhD, University of Louisville, 2003
Dicke, Alexandria D, Instructor, BA, Northern Kentucky University, 2013
Dickman, Sharon M Nolan, Instructor, MSN, Wright State University, 2012
Donahue, William, Instructor, AAS, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 2012
Donohoo, Kevin H, Associate Professor, AS, University of the State of New York, 1982
Down, Sharon, Associate Professor, MA, University of Virginia, 1993
Eden-Shingleton, Andrea E, Instructor, BSN, Miami University, 2006
Ervin, Justin, Professor, PhD, Northern Arizona University, 2011
Fitzgerald, Ty E, Instructor, MEd, Miami University, 2013
Foltz, Rodney, Instructor, 5 Years Occupational Experience, ASE Master Certification
Frazier, Paul, Associate Professor, PhD, University at Albany SUNY, 2001
Gallagher, Richard, Instructor, BA, Thomas More College, 2014
Gibbs, James F, Lecturer, JD, University of Louisville, 1992
Grooms, Chad M, Assistant Professor, MBA, Morehead State University, 1998
Hafley, Matthew R, Instructor, MS, University of Cincinnati, 2000
Hall, Gregory T, Instructor, BS, Northern Kentucky University, 1994
Hartlaub, Elizabeth V, Instructor/Librarian IV, MLS, Indiana University Bloomington, 2005
Hampton, George D, Assistant Professor, MS, American InterContinental University, 2019
Holbrook, Adara Raquell, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2016
Honu, Yohanes, Professor, PhD, Southern Illinois University, 2004
Hubbard, Lisa, Instructor, DNP, Vanderbilt University, 2012
Hughes, Keith, Associate Professor, PhD, LSU Health Sciences Center, 1994
Jing, Weizhong, Professor, MS, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1998
Karlage, Martha, Instructor, BS, Eastern Kentucky University, 1986
Leonard-Stacy, Gina M, Instructor, AAS, Sinclair Community College, 2011
Lipscomb, Phillip Gabriel, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2011
Lutes, Paul Alan, Instructor, BS, Northern Kentucky University, 1995
Mathew, George, Professor, PhD, University of Kentucky, 1994
McBreen, Anissa D, Instructor, BS, University of Cincinnati, 2020
McKenna, Kerri, Associate Professor, EdD, Northern Kentucky University, 2011
Miller, Jennifer H, Assistant Professor, PhD, University of Louisville, 2002
Mueller, Michael Andres, Assistant Professor, BA, Wilmington College, 2016
Myka, Jennifer, Associate Professor, PhD, University of Kentucky, 2003
Neelly, Rocky, Associate Professor, MA, University of Cincinnati, 2008
Nelson, Lance, Associate Professor, BA, Marshall University, 1987
Nohl, Timothy J, Instructor, AAS, Allan Hancock College, 2017
Ostendorf, Audrey, Assistant Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2014
Owsley, Adarrell, Assistant Professor, MEd, Indiana Wesleyan University, 2012
Popple, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor, BA, College of Mount St. Joseph, 1993
Ramler, Meredith, Assistant Professor, MSW, University of Michigan, 2011
Reynolds, Jon, Instructor, BA, Centre College, 1995
Rickels, Christopher, Assistant Professor, MA, The University of Toledo, 2013
Rickert, Patrick E, Associate Professor, MS, University of Wisconsin, 2000
Riley, Michael P, Instructor, MBA, Morehead State University, 2005
Risk, Carol L, Assistant Professor, JD, Salmon P Chase College of Law, 2006
Russell, Margaret, Instructor, MEd, Xavier University, 1990
Russey, Christopher D, Assistant Professor, MS, Syracuse University, 2006
Santos, Susan, Associate Professor, PhD, Walden University, 2004
Schaefer, David, Assistant Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2013
Settlemoir, Beth, Associate Professor, ME, University of Cincinnati, 2008
Simms, Michele, Instructor, MSN, University of Phoenix, 2013
Smith, Sarah, Assistant Associate Professor, EdD, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
Spradling, Daniel Elijah, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2006
Stamper, Cassondra, Instructor, BS, Western Governors University, 2020
Steffen, Nicholas Michael, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2020
Stroud, Reva, Assistant Professor, BS, Northern Kentucky University, 2010
Thapa, Gajendra, Instructor, MS, University of Nevada, Reno, 2016
Vallette, Natasha, Associate Professor, MA, Bowling Green State University, 2012
Walter, Eileen, Assistant Professor, MA, University of Cincinnati, 1998
Warburton, Charles, Professor, MA, University of Cincinnati, 2006
Wilken, Irish C, Instructor, BS, University of Cincinnati, 2004