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Campus will be CLOSED Nov 26-29 for Thanksgiving and Dec 19-Jan 3 for Winter Break.

  • UCC President's Search Forum

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    A community open form will be held to gather thoughts about what would be important traits of the new president.

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    Board unanimously approves entering contract negotiations with Dr. Walter H. Nolte.

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Meet your Team of Advisors

Debbie Caterson

Debbie CatersonBachelor of Science in Business Management, Linfield College.

Owner of Inspiration Mixes and Starwatch Corp.

Areas of advising: small business finance, SBA Lending, writing business plans.

Norm Risorto

Norm RisortoBachelor of Science in Business Administration, Loyola Marymount University MBA Certificate, Tulane University.

Past Owner, H & H Market, Dayton,OH

Area of advising: small business improvements, government contracts.

Gale Peterson

Gale PetersonMore than 20 years experience teaching/advising on QuickBooks software

Experience as business owner

Area of advising: QuickBooks software

Sam Gross

Sam GrossBachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of Oregon

MBA in Entrepreneurship from Babson College

Owner of pizzeria in Roseburg

Area of advising: business plans, social media marketing

Greg Henderson

Greg HendersonBachelor of Science in Urban Geography from University of Oregon

Experience in the credit/banking industry since 1971

Area of advising: business plans, financial data analysis, and business loan preparation assistance

Get connected with the UCC community

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    Rita Cavin
    Interim President
  • Emery Smith
    Emery Smith
    Social Science
  • Caroline Hopkins
    Caroline Hopkins
    Director of Student Support
  • Honey Mcnamara
    Honey McNamara
  • Tafea Polamalu
    Tafea Polamalu
    Retention Specialist
  • Susan Taylor
    Susan Taylor
  • Dave Stricklin
    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
  • Jan Woodcock
    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
  • Kira Oerman
    Kira Oerman
    Recruitment Specialist
  • Jason Heald
    Jason Heald
  • Marjan Coester
    Marjan Coester
    Student Life Director
  • Justin Lott
    Justin Lott
    Academic Advisor
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    Danielle Haskett
    Accessibility Services
  • Michelle Bergmann
    Michelle Bergmann
    Director of Financial Aid
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    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
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    Melinda Benton