People

The courses at CLED Special Programs are created by teams of professionals in the field of language education. Our diversity in skills and experience helps us create programs of study that challenge and inspire our students.

Faculty

Martin Barclay

English for Heritage Language Speakers program


Sharon Buddemeier

English for Heritage Language Speakers program


Tanja Szabo

English for Heritage Language Speakers program


Sherry Steeley, PhD

TEFL Certificate Program. Works closely with Christa Hansen and Suzanne Matula on teacher training initiatives.


Tim Teigen

English for Heritage Language Speakers program 


Karen-Nicole Vaucrosson

English for Heritage Language Speakers program

Administration

Christa Hansen, Special Programs and Program Development Director

Creates customized programs and oversees all special programs.


Suzanne Matula, PhD, Special Programs Academic Coordinator 

Oversees faculty and curriculum matters. Works closely with Christa Hansen and Sherry Steeley on teacher training initiatives.


Tracey Parris, Finance and Administration Analyst

Handles all department administration matters.


Regan Carver, Continuing Studies English Program Officer

Coordinates program matters related to Continuing Studies English.


Maria Mariani, EHLS Recruitment Director and Program Manager

Directs promotion activities for the English for Heritage Language Speakers (EHLS) program.


Aly Massey, Immigration Specialist

Processes immigration materials and answers questions related to visas.