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The SCC Staff

SCC Staff

Please click on the staff members name below to see a more detailed biography.

Counseling Staff

Richard Lenox, Ph.D.
Director
Licensed Psychologist (since 3/15/1996)
Staff at SCC since 1994


Sharla Boyd, Ph.D.

Associate Director
Licensed Psychologist (since 4/30/2004)
Director of Intern Training
Staff at SCC since 2003

Lisa Viator, Ph.D.
Associate Director
Director of Clinical Services
Licensed Psychologist (since 6/1/1991)
Staff at SCC since 2008

Klint Hobbs, Ph.D.

Assistant Director
Licensed Psychologist (since 8/31/2009)
Outreach Coordinator
Liaison to International Cultural Center
Liaison to Burkhart Center
Member- Alcohol Prevention Coalition
Staff at SCC since 2008

Marie Moerkbak, Ph.D.
Assistant Director 
Licensed Psychologist (since 2/27/2009)
Coordinator of Practicum Training
Liaison to the Law School
Staff at SCC since 2007

Jennifer Accuardi Gay, LMFT
Staff Psychologist
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (since 10/30/2010)
Liaison to School of Engineering
Liaison to Athletics
Staff at SCC since 2015

Nancy Robinson, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist
Licensed Psychologist (since 6/19/1999)
Coordinator of MindSpa Services
Liaison to The Graduate School
Staff at SCC since 2011

John Purcell, M.S.
Staff Therapist

Staff at SCC since 2017

Amanda Wheeler, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist
Licensed Psychologist (since 03/04/2015)
Coordinator of Group Services
Coordinator of Allies Program
Member-Transgender Task Force
Staff at SCC since 2011

Heather Dalton-Dennis, M.A., LPC-I
Licensed Professional Counselor-Intern (since 11/15/13)
Coordinator of Sexual Assault Services
Liaison to Military and Veterans Programs 
Staff at SCC since 2009

Bobbi Britton-Stroud, LBSW
Senior Administrator/Case Manager
Behavior Intervention Team Member
Liaison to Student Health Services and RAP Member-Alcohol Prevention Coalition; SPSPC
Staff at SCC since 2009

Eliot Dennard, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist
Liaison to Greek Life
Member-Greek Life Advisory Council
Staff at SCC since 2014

Vanessa Coca-Lyle, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist
Liaison to Pegasus
Liaison to Mentor Tech & CCAAC
Member-Diversity Leadership Institute 
Staff at SCC since 2015

Jane Westmoreland, Psy.D.
Staff Psychologist

Coordinator of Group Services

Liaison to Greek Life

Member-Greek Life Advisory Council 

Staff at SCC since 2016

Kyle Schindler, Ph.D.
Staff Psychologist

Liaison to MVP

Staff at SCC since 2016

Doctoral Interns

Internship Year: 2017-2018

Practicum Students

Fall 2017

  • Emily Branscome
  • McKenzie Cordell
  • Lauren Creger
  • Abigail Cruz
  • Parker Donner
  • Victoria Henderson
  • Jessica Johnston-York
  • Ashley Martinez
  • Neli Morris
  • Ashley Neduvelil
  • Brieann Olafsson
  • Laurie Pascual
  • Taylor Ramler

Administrative Staff

Maria Vega
Administrative Business Assistant
Staff at SCC since 2005

Amanda Chattin
Senior Business Assistant
Staff at SCC since 2017

Debbie Ashley
Senior Business Assistant
Staff at SCC since 2015

Student Counseling Center