Faculty and Staff

 dr.ardisnelson


Dr. Ardis Nelson
Director, LCRC
Professor,
Department of Literature and Language

Ph.D. Hispanic Literature, Indiana University-Bloomington
M.A. Spanish, Middlebury College in Madrid
B.A. French, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio

Tennessee State Certified Court Interpreter – Spanish
National Board Certified Medical Interpreter (CMI)
Certified Healthcare Interpreter (CHI)

"Work is love made visible."

- Kahlil Gibran The Prophet

 

maryalicebasconi

Mary Alice Basconi
El Nuevo Tennessean Editor

etsubilingualjournalism.org

M.A. in Professional Communication

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Kaitlin

Kaitlin Hensley
BSW Intern in LCRC Spring 2014

Degrees/Majors: Social Work & Women's Studies

Began Working for LCRC:
-Spring 2014

Juan Avila

Juan Avila
Graduate Assistant

XCELL Program

Masters: Business Administration
Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting

Began Working for LCRC:
- Spring 2012

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James

James Everts
Tuition Scholar

BS: Education in Kinesiology/Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Began Working for LCRC:
- Spring 2014

Christina Romero

Christina Romero
Federal Work Study

Coordinator of the ESL Program

Majors: Foreign Language (Spanish Concentration)
Minor: International Studies

Began Working for LCRC:
- Summer 2011

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 Tim

Tim Denton
Federal Work Study

Majors: Computer Science/Information
and Digital Media

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2012

Napolean Rivera 

Napoleon Rivera
Federal Work Study

Majors: Spanish
International Affairs

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2012

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Andrea

Andrea Guinn
Academic Performance Scholarship

Major: Spanish
Minor: Education

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2012

William

William Rhew
Academic Performance Scholarship

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2012

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Julia Rusiñol

Julita Rusiñol
Graduate Assistant
Federal Work Study
El Nuevo Tennessean Spanish Editor

Masters: Liberal Studies (MALS)
Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2011

Teresa Bedolla Teresa Bedolla
Academic Performance Scholarship

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2013

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 Giovanna Lima

Giovanna Lima
Tuition Scholar

Masters: Criminal Justice
Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2012


Ines

Ines Galiano Torres (International Exchange Student)
Federal Work Study

Translation and Interpreting
University of Murcia, Spain

Began Working for LCRC:
- Spring 2014

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Bardia Sareh

Bardia Sareh
Marketing Intern in LCRC 2013-2014

Masters: Business Administration

- Fall 2013

Maria Lovelady

Maria Lovelady
Tuition Scholar

Masters: Liberal Studies (MALS)
Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting.

ETSU Graduate
Major: Sociology
Minor: Psychology

Begin Working for LCRC
- Fall 2013

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Virginia Aquino Virgina Aquino
Academic Performance Scholarship

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2013

Giovanni Jimenex

Giovanni Jimenez
Academic Performance Scholarship

Began Working for LCRC:
- Fall 2013

 

 

Justin McClinton

Justin McClinton
Federal Work Study

Major:Geography
Minor:Spanish

Began Working for LCRC:
- Spring 2014

 

 

 

 

 


 

Former Staff

  Elaine

Elaine Hall
Academic Performance Scholarship

2012-2013

 Noemi Noemi Juarez
Federal Work Study

Coordinator of Woodland and Cherokee Computers & Communication Program

2011 - 2013

 Carolina

Carolina Quiroga Hurtado
Graduate Assistant/Office Manager

2012 - 2013

rolando

Rolando Flores-Reducindo
Federal Work Study

2011 - 2013

 Yolanda

Yolanda Pagan
Tuition Scholar

2012 - 2013

 Kayla

Kayla Pennington
AmeriCorps*VISTA 

2012 - 2013

 Idilio

Idilio Campos
Graduate Assitant

2012 - 2013

(Now teaching English in South Korea)

 codydellinger

Cody Dellinger
Academic Performance Scholarship

2010 - 2013

Cheri Wolfe

Cheri Wolfe
Social Work Intern

Fall 2012

Genevieve  Genevieve Kupritz
Academic Performance Scholarship

2012 - 2013

 Luke

Luke Holt
Federal Work Study 

Fall 2012

 emilygoepel

Emily Goepel
(2010 - 2012)

Tuition Scholar 2010-2012

Americorps *VISTA
(2009 - 2010)

MPA 2012

calancharlton

Calan Charlton
Americorps *Vista
(2011 - 2012)

MBA, ETSU 2011

ivanflores 

Ivan Flores
Graduate Assistant

2009, 2012

MPA 2013

 

 periloftis  

Peri Loftis
Federal Work Study

2010-2012

(Currently Medical Student at Quillen College of Medicine)


 

 tiffanyysidron Tiffany Ysidron
Regular Student Work Study 

 Elizabeth Ruggiero-Sparks

Elizabeth Ruggiero-Sparks
Federal Work Study

2009 - 2011

 alexquijano

Alex John Quijano

Academic Performance Scholarship

2012

manuelgonzalez

Manuel Gonzalez
Regular Student Work Study

2011 - 2012

MPH, ETSU 2012 Currently graduate student in Boston

 JenniferBailess

Jennifer Bailess
Academic Performance Scholarship

2011

 hollymelendez

Holly Melendez
Tuition Scholar
2011
BA in Spanish

Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting

2012

marshabeeler

Marsha Beeler
Budget Manager

2010 - 2011

 lindapaternina

Linda Paternina
Graduate Assistant

2008 - 2011

MPA 2011

 

 kaylabobbit

Kayla Bobbit
Graduate Assistant

2009 - 2011

MAT in Spanish

mariajuliapestalardo

Maria Julia Pestalardo
Graduate Assistant/MEP Coordinator
2004 - 2008

XCELL Outreach Liaison
2010 - 2011

MA in Communication

 karabrockwell

Kara Brockwell
Academic Performance Scholarship

2010 - 2011

 jackieturnquist

Jackie Turnquist
Federal Work Study

2009 - 2011

raquelfratta

Raquel Fratta
Graduate Assistant
2009 - 2011

MPA

Certificate: Health Care Translation and Interpreting

 mattwampler

Matt Wampler
Americorps *VISTA

2010 - 2011