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Linfield College
Online and Continuing Education Online Student Guide

Who's Who at Linfield

Administrative Officers

Susan Agre-Kippenhan, Vice President for Academic Affairs/Dean of Faculty
B.S. Skidmore College; M.F.A. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Thomas L. Hellie, President
B.A. Luther College; Ph.D. University of Missouri- Columbia

Susan Hopp, Vice President for Student Affairs and Athletics/Dean of Students
B.A. Stetson University; M.S. Indiana University

John N. McKeegan, Vice President and General Counsel
B.A. Bucknell University; J.D. University of Notre Dame

Daniel J. Preston, Vice President for Enrollment Management
B.A. Linfield College; M.Ed. Western Washington University

Mary Ann Rodriguez, 2013, Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer
M.B.A. California State University, Dominguez Hills

Academic Advising

Ellen N. Crabtree, Director of Academic Advising
B.A. University of Idaho; M.S. Portland State University


Laura Brener, Director of Online and Continuing Education
B.A., M.A. SUNY Stony Brook

Tiffany Hinkle, OCE Program Coordinator
B.A. Linfield College

Jane Wilde, Instructional Designer
B.S. Syracuse University; M.A. Antioch University

Financial Aid

Keri Burke, Director of Financial Aid
B.S. Linfield College


Diane N. Crabtree, College Registrar
B.S. University of California, Los Angeles; M.S. California State University, Fullerton

John Gallagher, Associate Registrar, Division of Continuing Education
B.A., M.A. University of Dallas

Student Accounts

Tara Kleinberg,  Student Accounts Manager/Bursar
B.S. Linfield College

Policy Implementation

Susan Agre-Kippenhan, 2011, Vice President for Academic Affairs/Dean of Faculty. B.S. Skidmore College; M.F.A. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

J. Christopher Gaiser, 1994, Professor of Biology. B.S. University of Washington; Ph.D. Oregon State University.

Disabilities Concerns

Cheri White, 2009, Program Director of Learning Support Services. B.A. Marylhurst University; M.A.E. University of Connecticut.

If a student with disabilities believes he/she has experienced discrimination from a member of the Linfield College faculty, staff, or administration solely on the basis of disabilities, he/she should contact the Dean of Student Services(503.883.2253), the Vice President for Academic Affairs (503.883.2270), or the Program Director of Learning Support Services (503.413.8219).

Equal Opportunity

Betty Henninger, 2013, Director of Human Resources. B.S. Marylhurst University.