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Veteran Scholars Task Force

Yellow Ribbon SchoolWelcome, Veterans – and thank you. We at James Madison University (JMU) appreciate your time spent serving our nation and are proud to have you join the ranks of other student veterans excelling in JMU’s many programs and degrees. While the transition from military service to college may be challenging, JMU and the Veteran Scholars Task Force are dedicated to helping you succeed. In order to help you succeed, JMU has established the Veteran Scholars Task Force, made up of over 30 faculty, staff and students, each of whom provide insight into the unique needs of student veterans.

Please take some time to review this website and access the information that is provided. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the members of the Task Force, listed below. We thank you for your service and your sacrifices, and we look forward to supporting you in your time at JMU.



Mission

Veteran Scholars Task Force is a university wide committee comprised of students, faculty and staff dedicated to enhancing the student veteran academic experience and professional development by providing a continuum of services.



Vision

To create a more veteran friendly campus where student veterans are welcomed, thrive, and succeed.



Value

Becoming a more veteran friendly campus through:

  • Equity
  • Responsiveness
  • Flexibility
  • Transparency
  • Accountability


Veteran Scholars Task Force Members

Name

Department

E-mail

Anna Lynn

Bell

University Advising

bellal@jmu.edu

Cheri

Beverly

Education Programs

beverlcl@jmu.edu

Danielle

Blot

GA- Madison Institutes

blotdm@dukes.jmu.edu

Kelly

Burch

Registrar’s Office

burchke@jmu.edu

Roger

Burke

Admissions

burkerj@jmu.edu

Brian

Charette

University Planning

charetbj@jmu.edu

Kellie

Crawford

Human Resources

crawf2kd@jmu.edu

Benjamin

Delp

Research & Public Service

delpbt@jmu.edu

Pete

Desmit

Information Systems

desmitpa@jmu.edu

Lenny

Echterling

Grad Psychology

echterlg@jmu.edu

Carol

Fleming

Outreach & Engagement

fleminca@jmu.edu

Melinda

Fox

Counseling Center

fox3mm@jmu.edu

Trudy

Ham

Registrar’s Office

hamth@jmu.edu

Pam

Hamilton

Adult Degree Program

brownpg@jmu.edu

Jay

Hayden

GA- Madison Advising

haydenjc@jmu.edu

Laura

Hickerson

Career & Academic Planning

hickerly@jmu.edu

Jessica

Hopkins

Financial Aid & Scholarships

hopkinjh@jmu.edu

Jim

Kelly

Admissions

kelly2jm@jmu.edu

Sarah

MacDonald

Outreach & Engagement

macdonsk@jmu.edu

Boyce

McClelland

Undergraduate Student

boyce.mcclellan@gmail.com

A.J.

Morey

Cross Disciplinary Studies & Diversity Engagement

moreyaj@jmu.edu

Tisha

McCoy-Ntiamoah

Orientation

mccoynta@jmu.edu

Lynette

Michael

Graduate School

michaeld@jmu.edu

Shuan

Mooney

Admissions

mooneyms@jmu.edu

Chris

Nelson

Undergraduate Student (SVA Pres.)

cnelz70@gmail.com

James

Robinson

Equal Opportunity

robinsjr@jmu.edu

Valerie

Schoolcraft

Disability Services

schoolvl@jmu.edu

Cynthia

Sechler

University Business Office

sechlecl@jmu.edu

Lt. Col Richard

Showalter

ROTC

showalrk@jmu.edu

Kathy

Starick

University Business Office

staricks@jmu.edu

Anne

Stewart

Grad Psychology

stewaral@jmu.edu

Dominic

Swayne

College of Education

swaynedd@jmu.edu

Jennifer

Taylor

Political Science Professor

taylo2ja@jmu.edu

Jane

Thall

Education Programs

thalljb@jmu.edu

Lisa

Tumer

Financial Aid & Scholarships

tumerll@jmu.edu

Amelia

Underwood

Education Programs

underwaf@jmu.edu

Michele

White

Registrar’s Office

whitemm@jmu.edu

Bill

Wilson

Madison Institutes

wilsonwr@jmu.edu