Jamie Anderson

Jamie Anderson

Communications & Marketing Specialist III

Office: 3323
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Jamie leads the school's communications and marketing efforts to inform and engage alumni, stakeholders, students, and the public regarding SFWS news, events, and programs.

Laura Bell

Coordinator I, Contracts and Grants - ALCFWRU

Office: 3236
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Laura provides contracts and grants support to the Alabama Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit.

Elizabeth Bowersock

Elizabeth Bowersock

Outreach Administrator III

Office: 3301
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Elizabeth serves as school receptionist and provides administrative and event support to the Director of the Southern Forest Nursery Management Cooperative and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs.

Michael Buckman

Michael Buckman

Manager, Kreher Preserve and Nature Center

Office: 3227
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Michael oversees communications, development, and marketing for the KPNC, as well as overall administrative management, including strategic planning, capital projects, and personnel.

Teresa Cannon

Administrative Assistant - SDFEC

Office: SDFEC
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Teresa provides office/administrative support and facilitates the operation of a full service kitchen/cafeteria and housekeeping staff at the SDFEC.

Michelle Cole

Outreach Administrator III - CESURI

Office: 4327
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Michelle oversees the CESURI website and is responsible for its outreach activities and extramural grant proposals for outreach.

Sarah Crim

Sarah Crim

Education Director, KPNC

Office: 4423
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Sarah coordinates and teaches educational programs at the Kreher Preserve and Nature Center including school field trips, community education events, and KPNC initiatives such as Forest Friends and Woodland Wonders Nature Preschool.

Heather Crozier

Director of Development

Office: 3333
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Responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the school’s development efforts including major gift, annual fund, planned giving, special events and capital campaigns.

Paula Davis

Paula Davis

Financial Administration Manager

Office: 3301F
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Paula supervises and directs the school’s fiscal and business operations and serves as the chief financial information officer for all faculty and staff.

Wendy Franklin

Coord II, Student Recruitment & Events

Office: 2224
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Wendy coordinates the recruitment and transition of new students from high schools and two year institutions and organizes special events for the school.

James Fukai

James Fukai

IT Manager

Office: 2213C
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James manages the school's information technology needs and develops strategies and solutions for its systems administration, network security, and technical operations.

Suanne Gilbert

Suanne Gilbert

Administrative Associate II - Travel/Purchasing

Office: 3301I
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Suanne reconciles AU Visa expenses, collects registration fees, and processes travel reimbursements and mileage distribution for state owned vehicles.

Teri Greene

Teri Greene

Journalist

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Teri develops SFWS news and feature stories to share with alumni, stakeholders, and the general public.

Audrey Grindle

Audrey Grindle

Administrative Specialist II - Graduate Research

Office: 3201
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Audrey provides administrative and technical assistance to the Associate Dean of Research and helps to facilitate graduate student education from application to graduation.

Jason Hare

Jason Hare

Spec II, Contracts & Grants

Office: 3301J
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Jason assists the faculty with preparing and submitting grant proposals as well as monitoring and reporting on the financial progress of awarded grants as they are administered.

Lisa Hollans

Coordinator III, Student Services

Office: 2223
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Lisa serves as an academic advisor for undergraduate students and coordinates the school's scholarship and Degree Works programs.

Kelly Knowles

Kelly Knowles

Outreach Administrator III - ACES

Office: 2301A
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Kelly manages the Extension website, social media, blog, and provides graphic design support, as well as planning, registration, and logistics for Extension workshops/events.

Jennifer Lolley

Outreach Administrator III - KPNC

Office: 4423
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Jennifer supervises grounds and facilities, and acts as chief curator of programs, live collections, and outreach activities for the Kreher Preserve and Nature Center.

Rebecca Masic

Rebecca Masic

Graduate Program Coordinator

Office: 3233
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Rebecca is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the online graduate programs and certificates, as well as the Masters of Natural Resources program including marketing, promotion and recruitment.

Russel Miller

Russell Miller

Spec, Forest Systems Management

Office: 3405
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Russell oversees the forest management activities on forestland owned or managed by Auburn University.

Sue Robinson

Sue Fuller Robinson

Executive Coordinator

Office: 3301C
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Sue acts as the Human Resources Liaison in the school and provides direct support to Dean Alavalapati.

Katherine Schwarzauer

Katherine Schwarzauer

IT Endpoint Support Specialist

Office: 2218
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Katherine coordinates day-to-day IT operations and support.

Michelle Straw

Michelle Straw

Coordinator I, Building Operations

Office: 2351
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Michelle coordinates and oversees the operations and facilities of the SFWS buildings, which includes the beautiful grounds, classrooms, conference rooms, custodial staff, vehicles, and the recycling program.

Sharon Tatum

Development Coordinator

Office: 3335
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Sharon manages annual giving programs and supports the development officer in obtaining major gifts from private stakeholders.

Andrew Thornton

Andrew Thornton

Spec IV, Info Tech

Office: 2213B
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Andrew maintains and develops solutions for the school’s system administration, information security, software development, and technical support needs.

Dustyn Tyer

Tech III, Forestry

Office: SDFEC
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Dustyn provides support at the SDFEC with timber inventory, timber sale preparation, prescribed fire, equipment operation, and maintenance.

Kim Ward

Kimberly Ward

Accountant II

Office: 3301-K
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Kim assists in monitoring accounts to ensure funds are available for expenditures, creates purchase orders and processes invoice payments, manages office supply inventory and orders, and is responsible for leave entry and payroll for all SFWS employees.