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Hopkinsville Community College

Mission Statement/Status of Accreditation

Hopkinsville Community College leads in academic excellence by preparing students for transfer and the workforce, inspiring lifelong learning.

Hopkinsville Community College is a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and is a public two-year degree granting institution.

Hopkinsville Community 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 Hopkinsville Community 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 (

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.

  • Advanced Nursing Assistant (C)
  • Air Conditioning Technology (C)
  • Agriculture (C, D, A)
  • Automotive Technology (C)
  • Business Studies:
    • Administrative Office Technology (C, A)
    • Business Administration (C, D, A)
    • Hospitality Management Track (A)
    • Medical Information Technology (A)
    • Supply Chain Management (C)
  • Computer Aided Drafting and Design (C)
  • Computer and Information Technologies (C, A)
  • Computerized Manufacturing and Machining (C, D)
  • Construction Technology (C)
  • Criminal Justice (C, A)
  • Diesel Technology (C, D, A)
  • Digital Printing Technology (C)
  • Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic (C, A)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (C)
  • Engineering and Electronics Technology (C, D, A)
  • Fire Science Technology (C, D, A)
  • General Occupational/Technical Studies (A)
  • Health Science Technology (A)
  • Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (C, D, A)
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology (C)
  • Manufacturing Industrial Technology:
    • Electrical Technology (C, D, A)
    • Industrial Maintenance Technology (C, D, A)
  • Massage Therapy Technology (C)
  • Medical Assisting (C, D, A)
  • Medical Information Technology (C, D, A)
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (C)
  • Nursing (A)
  • Pharmacy Technology (C, D)
  • Physical Therapist Assistant (A)
  • Practical Nursing (C, D)
  • Radiography (A)
  • Respiratory Care (A)
  • Surgical Technology (A)
  • Telehealth Technician Associate (C)
  • Welding Technology (C, D, A)

Contact Information

Hopkinsville Community College
720 North Drive, P.O. Box 2100
Hopkinsville, KY 42241-2100
(270) 707-3700 or toll free – (866) 534-2224

Fort Campbell Campus
English Army Education Center
Room 135, 202 Bastogne Avenue
Fort Campbell, KY 42223
(270) 707-3950 or toll free – (866) 317-3950

General Information

Office Phone number
General Information (270) 707-3700
Sarah Trout
1-855-22GO-HCC (1-855-224-6422)
(270) 707-3813
Adult Education
Gary Dawson
(270) 707-3926
Advising Center
Deloria Scott
(270) 707-3820
Testing Center
Martha Metcalfe
(270) 707-3826
Business Office
Matthew Davenport
1-855-22GO-HCC (1-855-224-6422)
(270) 707-3729
Career and Transfer Services
Kanya Allen
(270) 707-3827
Workforce Solutions
Carol Kirves
(270) 707-3750
Disability Services
Angel Prescott
(270) 707-3801
Distance Learning Support
Sally Jackman
(270) 707-3903
(270) 707-3868
Financial Aid
Janet Gunther Shoemaker
1-855-22GO-HCC (1-855-224-6422)
(270) 707-3833
Human Resources
(270) 707-3722
International Student Services
Angel Prescott
(270) 707-3801
Elysa Parks
(270) 707-3762
Public Relations and Marketing
Rena Young
(270) 707-3732
Tiffanie Witt
(270) 707-3811
Admissions/Rotary Scholars & Dual Credit
Jeremy Calico
(270) 707-3809
Transfer Information Liaison
Kanya Allen
(270) 707-3827
Veterans Affairs
Angie Goode
(270) 707-3957
Information Technology
Tony Nelson
(270) 707-3771
(270) 707-3825
Fort Campbell Campus
(270) 707-3958


Position Name
President/CEO Dr. Alissa Young
Chief Academic Affairs Officer Dr. Christopher Boyett
Chief Student Affairs Officer Mrs. Angel Prescott
Chief Business Affairs Officer Dr. Dale Leatherman
Chief of Community, Workforce and Economic Development Mrs. Carol Kirves
Chief of Institutional Advancement Mrs. Yvette Y. Eastham
Fort Campbell Campus Director Vacant
Division of Allied Health Dr. Elizabeth Beverly
Division of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Mrs. Julia Laffoon-Jackson
Division of Mathematics and Sciences Mr. Ted Wilson
Division of Nursing Mrs. Joyce Lambruno
Division of Professional and Technical Studies Mr. Robert Smith


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

Arnold, Jason E, Professor, MS, Murray State University, 2008, MS, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1997
Ausenbaugh, Yasamin, Instructor, MA, Western Kentucky University, 2005
Beverly, Elizabeth A, Associate Professor, EdD, Murray State University, 2019
Braxton-Brown, Justin Dale, Professor, MA, Ohio University, 2002
Burton, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor, MFA, Spalding University, 2017
Calhoun, Carolyn, Instructor, BSN, Aspen University, 2019
Carlisle II, Thomas T, Professor, MA, Murray State University, 1994
Casey, Kenneth Stewart, Professor, PhD, Vanderbilt University, 1991
Cawood, Marketa Liska, Professor, MA, State University of New Jersey Rutgers, 2007
Chapel, Sheri, Instructor, JD, Oklahoma City University, 2001
Chester, Caitlin, Assistant Professor, MA, Murray State University, 2010
Clemens, Kirsten, Instructor, MA, Duke University, 2009
Davis, John P, Associate Professor, PhD, University of Kentucky, 2012
Dossett, Holly, Assistant Professor, BSN, Belmont University, 2012
Dougherty, Jacob, Instructor, Certification by experience
Dougherty, Melissa, Assistant Professor, MS, Miami University, 2016
Evans, Audrey D, Professor, EDS, Austin Peay State University, 1998
Folz, Julie, Assistant Professor, AAS, Hopkinsville Community College, 2008
Godwin, Norman, Instructor, MS, Murray State University, 2014, MBA, Murray State University, 2005
Jackman, Sarah F, Associate Professor, ME, University of Texas at El Paso, 1980, MET, University of Texas at El Paso, 1992
James, Addison, Instructor, MA, Western Kentucky University, 2015
Laffoon-Jackson, Julia, Professor, MA, Western Kentucky University, 1981
Lambruno, Joyce, Professor, MSN, Murray State University, 2010
Lee, Jason, Associate Professor, MS, Murray State University, 2014
Lemons, Sherry L, Professor, MS, Austin Peay State University, 1994
Lutz, Roger, Associate Professor, AAS, Hopkinsville Community College, 2004, Certification, CFPIHM and CFPIHT, 2001
McCormack, Sherry Lynn, Associate Professor, MS, Murray State University, 2009
Meade, Beth, Assistant Professor, DNP, University of Kentucky, 2017
Meador, Barbara W, Professor, MA, Austin Peay State University, 1978
Murray, Cory James, Instructor, AAS, Hopkinsville Community College 2017 and 2019
Parks, Elysa, Inst/CC Lib Svc Dir, MAIS, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2018, MA, Austin Peay State University, 2016
Pullin, Sheri, Assistant Professor, MSN, University of Southern Indiana, 2017
Qualls, Amanda Jo, Instructor, BSN, Indiana Wesleyan University, 2017
Revelett, Rita Denise, Assistant Professor, MSN, Chamberlain College of Nursing, 2017
Riley, Patrick J, Professor, MA, University of Missouri, 1997
Schultz, Arthur Ray, Associate Professor, MS, Tennessee State University, 2009
Scott, Deloria A, Professor/CC Counselor, MS, Murray State University, 1996
Sharber, Karen Gwenn, Instructor, MSN, Western Kentucky University, 2015
Sims, Derek, Professor, MBA, Murray State University, 2011, MS, Southern Illinois University, 2007
Smith, Angela, Assistant Professor, AAS, Madisonville Community College, 2012
Smith, Robert William, Associate Professor, MAE, Marian University, 2009
Stewart, Krista Lynne, Instructor, MS, Murray State University, 2004
Thomas, Lois Diane, Assistant Professor, MBA, Murray State University, 1992
Thompson, Shari Rae, Instructor, MME, Murray State University, 1994
Toms, Kayce, Instructor, BSN, Grand Canyon University, 2019
Towery, Nicole Renee, Instructor, MAE, Murray State University, 2005
Wilson, Ted H, Professor, MA, Baylor University, 1983
Wood, Matthew John, Assistant Professor, MS, Old Dominion University, 2008
Worley, Brenda, Instructor, EdD, Northcentral University, 2019
Zieman, Stuart David, Associate Professor, AAS, Hopkinsville Community College, 2006