College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Advisory Board

Christopher Panza
Associate Center Director
PhD, Chair of Humanities

Peter Meidlinger, PhD
Director of the Center
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dan Livesay, PhD
Assistant Professor of History

Heidi Backes, PhD
Assistant Professor of Spanish

John Taylor, PhD
Academic Affairs Specialist & Special Instructor of Business Administration

Curt Gilstrap, PhD
Associate Professor of Communication

Richard Schur, PhD
Professor of English

Calvin Holden, JD
Springfield Circuit Judge

Greg  Burris
Springfield City Manager

Roseann Bentley
Greene County Associate Commissioner

Lance Ratcliff, VPAA
Cox College of Nursing

Brad Bodenhausen
Springfield Chamber of Commerce

Tom Carlson
Former Mayor of Springfield

William Hart
Drury Board of Trustees

Phil Caster
Drury Board of Trustees

Ilene Gipson
Drury Board of Trustees

Rosalie Wooten
Drury Board of Trustees