Graduate School Staff Listing

Jacqueline Huntoon

Jacqueline Huntoon

Dean of the Graduate School

Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Professor, Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences

906-487-2327
jeh@mtu.edu
Administration Building 411A

Specialties

  • Oversees all aspects of graduate education
  • Evaluates programs and student outcomes
Nancy Byers-Sprague

Nancy Byers-Sprague

Assistant to the Dean of the Graduate School

906-487-2755
nspr@mtu.edu
Administration Building 407B

Specialties

  • Processes and certifies forms related to re-admission, transfer, degree progress & completion
  • Manages graduate student participation in commencement
  • Processes late drops

Debra D. Charlesworth

Assistant Dean, Graduate School

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

Specialties

  • Review of theses and dissertations
  • Presents and organizes professional development seminars
  • Manages Graduate School website
  • Processes withdrawals
  • Manages new student orientation
  • Coordinates NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Shellie Crisman

Business Systems & Data Analyst

(906) 487-3659
smcrisma@mtu.edu

Specialties

  • Manages Banner system projects and upgrades
  • Develops reports, processes and procedures
  • Provides support and training for the Graduate Staff
Bonnie Gagnon

Bonnie Gagnon

Finance Coordinator & Office Manager

Specialties

  • Manages finances
  • Manages GTSP funds
  • Administers tuition-only fellowships
  • Oversees GACS

Kristi Isaacson

Assistant Director of Graduate Marketing & Advancement

906-487-3513
kris@mtu.edu
402 Administration Building

Specialties

  • Recruits and assists prospective graduate students
  • Manages admissions application process
  • Manages Graduate School website
  • Manages new student orientation
  • Facilitates marketing strategies
Jacque Smith

Jacque Smith

Director of Graduate Enrollment Services

906-487-1434
jacque@mtu.edu
Administration Building 409

Specialties

  • Recruits graduate students
  • Develops advancement initiatives and marketing strategies
  • Facilitates alumni relations
Heather Suokas

Heather Suokas

Office Assistant

906-487-3457
hlsuokas@mtu.edu
Administration Building 411

Specialties

  • Manages dean’s calendar
  • Provides office support
  • Assists the director of Peace Corps
Carol Wingerson

Carol Wingerson

Senior Staff Assistant

906-487-2328
ctwinger@mtu.edu
Administration Building 408

Specialties

  • Manages admissions application process
  • Administers graduate student visa paperwork
  • Serves on safety committee