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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 Administration (C, D, A)
  • Business Foundations (C)
  • Computer and Information Technologies (C, A)
  • Computerized Manufacturing and Machining (C, D, A)
  • Criminal Justice (C, A)
  • Diesel Technology (C, D, A)
  • Digital Printing Technology (C)
  • Electrical Technology (C, D, A)
  • Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic (C, A)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (C)
  • Energy Technologies (C, A)
  • Fire Science Technology (C, D, A)
  • Health Information Technology (C, A)
  • Health Science Technology (A)
  • Human Services (C, A)
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology (C, D, A)
  • Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (C, D, A)
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology (C, 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)
  • Supply Chain Management (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
Accessibility Services (859) 442-4120
Admissions 1-855-3GO-GCTC (1-855-346-4282)
Adult Education (859) 442-1695
Advising Center (859) 442-1630
Business Office 1-855-3GO-GCTC (1-855-346-4282)
Communications (859) 442-1625
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
Testing Center (859) 442-1159
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 Affiars Ingrid Washington
Associate Vice President, Academic Services Doug Penix
Associate Vice President, Enrollment Andre Washington
Vice President, Human Resources Amy Hatfield
Associate Vice President, Inclusion and Intervention Services Dr. Tiffany Minard
Associate Vice President, Student Affairs Mallis Graves
Associate Vice President, Workforce Solutions Christi Godman
Dean, Arts and Sciences Vacant/Posted
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 Vacant
Director, Assessibility Services Dana Franxman
Director, Early College Opportunities Shelby Krentz
Director, Admissions Erica Clayton
Director, Financial Aid Ellen Teegarden
Director, Information Services Melissa Sears
Director, Knowledge Management Steve Popple
Director, Library and Information Services Elizabeth Goodman
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
Manager of Grants Autumn Schuler

Faculty

This page reflects faculty names and their degree/credential as of July 1, 2022.  This information is updated annually.

Addison, Curt, Instructor, Kentucky Commercial Drivers License Instructor License, 33 years Occupational Experience
Albert, Stephanie Winter, Professor, MEd, Northern Kentucky University, 1993
Bennett, Frances Ann, Assistant Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2017
Blum-Pretty, Sherry, Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2010
Boggs, Jessica Lauren, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2010
Brewer, Christopher J, Assistant Professor, AAS, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1997
Brown, Brittany L, Instructor, BSN, Thomas More University, 2011
Burch, Courtney, Professor, MA, Northern Arizona University, 2009
Camm, Jana, Associate Professor, MEd, Northern Kentucky University, 1981
Campbell, Krista N, Instructor, MA, The University of Akron, 1992
Carrino, Amy, Professor, JD, Salmon P Chase College of Law, 1988
Carroll, John, Instructor, JD, Salmon P Chase College of Law, 2000
Carter, Amber, Professor, MBA, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
Clark, Richard A, Instructor, Certificate, Gateway Community and Technical College, 1998
Collier, Samuel E, Professor, MA, Morehead State University, 2018
Comparetto, William J, Assistant Professor, MA, Miami University, 2008
Cornine, Tori R, Instructor, BSN, The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences, 2018
Crawford, Charles, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2018
Da Silva, Fares, 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
Donahue, William, Instructor, AAS, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 2012
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, Assistant Professor, MEd, Miami University, 2013
Foltz, Rodney, Instructor, 5 Years Occupational Experience, ASE Master Certification
Funk, Adam J, Assistant Professor, PhD, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2011
Frazier, Paul, Associate Professor, PhD, University at Albany SUNY, 2001
Frazier, Ricky Nelson, Instructor, Certificate, Somerset Community College, 1999
Gibbs, James F, Lecturer, JD, University of Louisville, 1992
Giesey, Mark E, Lecturer, BS, University of Cincinnati, 1986
Gilvin, Jimmy W, Instructor, AAS, Maysville Community and Technical College, 2011
Grooms, Chad M, Assistant Professor, MBA, Morehead State University, 1998
Hafley, Matthew R, Instructor, MS, University of Cincinnati, 2000
Hartlaub, Elizabeth V, Instructor/Librarian IV, MLS, Indiana University Bloomington, 2005
Hampton, George D, Assistant Professor, MS, American InterContinental University, 2019
Hitter, Meredith G, Instructor, BSN, Thomas More University, 2019
Holbrook, Adara Raquell, Assistant Professor, BS, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
Hubbard, Lisa, Instructor, DNP, Vanderbilt University, 2012
Huff, Alexandria D, Instructor, BA, Northern Kentucky University, 2013
Hughes, Keith, Associate Professor, PhD, LSU Health Sciences Center, 1994
Jing, Weizhong, Professor, MS, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1998
Klein, Paul Joseph, Assistant Professor, PhD, University of Louisville, 2012
Leonard-Stacy, Gina M, Instructor, AAS, Sinclair Community College, 2011
Lipscomb, Phillip Gabriel, Assistant Professor, 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, Assistant Professor, 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
Ostendorf, Audrey, Assistant Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2014
Parks, Andres, Instructor, MSN, Western Governors University, 2021
Phinney, Allen B, Lecturer, AA, University of Phoenix, 2013
Popple, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor, BA, College of Mount St. Joseph, 1993
Ramler, Meredith, Associate Professor, EdD, Northern Kentucky University, 2021
Reynolds, Jon, Instructor, BA, Centre College, 1995
Rickels, Christopher, Associate 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
Schaefer, David, Assistant Associate Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2013
Settlemoir, Beth, Professor, ME, University of Cincinnati, 2008
Shaw, Weston J, Instructor, MS, Wright State University, 2020
Simms, Michele, Instructor, MSN, University of Phoenix, 2013
Smith, Sarah, Assistant Associate Professor, EdD, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
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
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
Weber, Carrie Ann, Instructor, AAS, Gateway Community and Technical College, 2008
Wilken, Irish C, Instructor, BS, University of Cincinnati, 2004