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School/College Academic Planner Contacts

Names and contact information for the academic planners in the various schools and colleges. Each individual's primary area(s) of responsibility related to academic planning are noted in italics.

Following is a list of the faculty and/or staff in the schools and colleges who are responsible for academic planning activities. 

Table of academic planning contacts
School/College Contact
Academic Planning and Institutional Research (APIR) Michelle Young
Associate Director, APIR 
Lumen Systems, academic structure
Melissa Schultz
Academic Planner 
Lumen Courses, course proposals, University Curriculum Committee, curricular changes and Guide interaction
Karen Mittelstadt
Academic Planner 
Program review, Accreditation, Lumen Programs, University Academic Planning Council, NC-SARA
Agricultural and Life Sciences, College of Karen Wassarman
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs 
Program review
Megan Ackerman-Yost
Academic Planner
Course proposals, program proposals, assessment
Business, Wisconsin School of Joann Peck
Associate Dean 
Dana Outhouse
Academic Planner 
Brigid Patterson
Academic Planner 
Continuing Studies, Division of Alissa Oleck
Project Manager 
Education, School of  Adam Nelson
Senior Associate Dean 
Sara Alva Lizarraga
Policy and Planning Analyst
Academic program development and changes
Cindy Waldeck
Academic Planner 
Course proposals, program proposals, assessment, program review
Engineering, College of Sara Hagen
Academic Planner
Graduate School Jenna Alsteen
Assistant Dean for Academic Analysis, Planning, and Assessment 
Program review, Lumen Programs, , Graduate Faculty Executive Committee
Emily Reynolds
Academic Planning Specialist 
Human Ecology, School of Jonathan Henkel
Academic Planner 
Law School Amy Arntsen
Letters & Science, College of Elaine Klein
Associate Dean for Academic Planning 
Program review, academic program development
Kimbrin Cornelius
Curricular Administrative Specialist
Program proposals
Zach McLeod
Administrative Program Specialist
Course proposals
Medicine and Public Health, School of Andrea Poehling
Policy and Planning Specialist 

Diana Wheeler
Academic Program Specialist
MD/Health Professional Programs course proposals

Nursing, School of Katie Bleier
Assistant Dean 
Pharmacy, School of  Beth Janetski
Director of Assessment 
Emily Tarter
Senior Student Services Coordinator 
Course proposals
Veterinary Medicine, School of  Peggy Schmidt
Associate Dean for Professional Programs 
Program review
Molly Harris
Administrative and Curricular Specialist 

If you have an update to this table, please contact Karen Mittelstadt (Academic Planner, APIR) at

Updated 08.08.22

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