Student Success Center Staff

Sandy Callaway Sandy Callaway, M.B.A.

WRC Academic Support Specialist
CRLA Level III (Master) Certified Tutor
Tutors: Math, English, Spanish I, Business Courses, Excel, and Economics
Unique skills/talents: Coaching and Organization
Favorite course to tutor: Quantitative Methods
Hobbies: Painting figurines

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Devon Raleigh
Macon Campus Academic Support Specialist
CRLA Level III (Master) Certified Tutor
Tutors: Information Technology
Unique skills/talents: Spotting computers in films, attention to detail
Favorite course to tutor: Networking Essentials and Web Development
Hobbies: Road trips, classic cars, and collecting and restoring vintage computers

Brock Giddens, MSIT

Director of Student Success Services
Professional Academic Advisor - School of Education and Behavioral Sciences
Location: Roberts Library 2nd Floor, Office 230
Phone: 478.934.3106

Paul Johnson Paul Johnson, M.B.A.

Macon Campus Student Success Center Coordinator
CRLA Level III (Master) Certified Tutor
Tutors: Anotomy & Physiology, Math, Statistics, English, Education, History, and Reading.
Unique skills/talents: Identifying birds by their calls.
Favorite course to tutor: Anatomy & Physiology
Hobbies: Birding (bird watching), Tennis, Classical Guitar, Art

Jeannie Ruggerio Jeannie Ruggerio, M.P.A.

WRC Student Success Center Coordinator
CRLA Level III (Master) Certified Tutor
Tutors: English, Political Science, Communication and Public Service.
Unique skills/talents: Painting and Writing
Favorite course to tutor: Political Science
Hobbies: Reading and Traveling

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Director of Academic Initiatives
Dublin Campus, Library Bldg., Room 200
Phone: 478.275.6769

STUDENT PEER TUTORS


Theo Amporful

Theo Amporful
(Macon Campus)
CRLA Level I (Basic) Certified Tutor
Tutors: Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Major: Biology
Unique skills/talents: Good listener and easy learner
Favorite course to tutor: Chemistry
Hobbies: Watching and playing soccer, watching science fiction movies

Justin Barnwell

Justin Barnwell
(Macon Campus)
Tutors: Biology, Chemistry, Information Technology, Math, and Psychololgy

Natalia Burgess

Natalia Burgess
(Macon Campus)
Tutors: History and Spanish
Major: History
Unique skills/talents: I am a master cake decorator
Favorite course to tutor: History and Spanish
Hobbies: Hiking to find new and exciting trails

Jedidiah Byington

Jedidiah Byington
(Macon Campus)
Tutors: College Algebra and Principles of Accounting
Major: Business (with a Concentration in Accounting)
Unique skills/talents: Saxophone, Microsoft Excel Certified, and Cooking
Hobbies: Watching Movies, Listening to Music, Going to Museums, and Video Games

Landon Derr

Landon Derr
(Warner Robins Campus)
Tutors:
English, Math, Political Science, and Perspectives on Wellness
Major:
Biology
Unique skills/talents:
Helping People, Public Speaking, and Analyzing Maps
Favorite course To tutor:
Quantitative Reasoning and Political Science
Hobbies:
Traveling, Volunteering, and Exercising

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Abby Dillon
(Macon Campus)
CRLA Level I (Basic) Certified Tutor
Tutors:
Anatomy and Physiology, Chemistry, English, and Math
Major:
Nursing
Unique skills/talents:
really good listener and very patient
Favorite course to tutor:
Statistics and Chemistry
Hobbies:
Reading, Hiking, Rollerskating

James Fox

James Fox
(Macon Campus)
Major: Cybersecurity
Unique skills/talents: Body builder
Favorite course to tutor: IT
Hobbies: Reading and writing

Sarah Istambouli

Sarah Istambouli
(Macon Campus)
Tutors:
Biology and Psychology
Major:
Psychology
Unique skills/talents:
Licensed massage therapist, licensed esthetician,
certified energy medicine practitioner, research massage therapist
Favorite course to tutor:
Biopsychology
Hobbies: 
Hiking, being outdoors, the beach, working out, Netflix, lovin' on some animals, and animal rescue

Alexander Kahrmann

Alexander Kahrmann
(Cochran Campus)
Tutors: Anatomy & Physiology, Biology and Chemistry
Major:
Biology
Hobbies:  
I enjoy fishing, hunting, and learning new material

Haley Kassum Haley Kassum
(Macon Campus)
Tutors: American Government, Biology, French, History, and Math
Major: History
Unique skills/talents: Skilled in both traditional and digital art
Favorite course to tutor: Historical Methods and Early Native American History
Hobbies: Playing video games, creating art, and baking
Nicholas Kirkpatrick Nicholas Kirkpatrick
(Macon Campus)
Tutors: Biology, English, and Spanish
Major: English, Professional Writing
Unique skills/talents: Bartender, extemporaneous speaker
Hobbies: Videogames, caring for my plants, hiking
Cierra Lowe

Cierra Lowe
(Macon Campus)
Tutors:
Organic Chemistry I, Principles of Chemistry I, Intro Biology, College Algebra,
American Government, Physics, and Statistics
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies / Post-Baccalaureate
Unique skills/talents: Listening, Drawing and Painting
Favorite courses to tutor:
Chemistry and Mathematics
Hobbies:
Playing basketball, traveling, painting, cooking, drawing, and listening to vintage records

Victoria Ndimande Victoria Ndimande
(Macon Campus)
CRLA Level I (Basic) Certified Tutor
Tutors: English, Psychology, Mathematics, American Government and Sociology
Major: Respiratory Therapy
Unique skills/talents: Can speak Xhosa, Ndebele and Zulu fluently
Favorite course to tutor: Mathematics and Psychology
Hobbies: Watching documentaries and listening to philosophers
Alexandria Patton Alexandria Patton
(Warner Robins Campus and Online)
Tutors: NURS 3001 - Fundamentals of Nursing, NURS 3110 - Patho-Pharmacology,
NURS 3200 - Physical Assessment, NURS 3210 - Physical Assessment Health Examination
Documentation Practices, and NURS 3330 - Nursing Research Methods
Semester: Second
Unique skills/talents: Voice, guitar, piano, fiber arts
Favorite course to tutor: Patho-Pharmacology
Hobbies: Reading, writing, knitting, crochet, weaving
Noah Sigler Noah Sigler
(Macon Campus)
Major: Music
Unique skills/talents: Multi-instrumentalist
Favorite course to tutor: Music Theory
Hobbies: Practicing, traveling, and fishing
Michelle Stephens Michelle Stephens
(Online Only)
Tutors: English, French, History
Major: English with a concentration in Creative Writing
Unique skills/talents: I write songs and play guitar
Favorite course to tutor: English! I enjoy looking over essays
Hobbies: I love reading, writing, and traveling
Will Taylor

Will Traylor
(Dublin Campus)
Tutors: Biololgy, Chemistry, Math, Spanish, and Economics

Prince Tufon

Prince Tufon
(Cochran Campus)
Tutors: Mathematics
Major: Information Technology
Unique skills/talents: Rapping and writing poetry
Favorite course to tutor: Trigonometry and Calculus 1
Hobbies: Basketball, Game Creation, Music, and Anime

Noah Woodyard

Noah Woodyard
(Warner Robins Campus)
Tutors: American History, American Government, Math, and Physics
Major: REPP Nuclear and Radiological Engineering
Unique skills/talents: Stargazer, writing speeches, and rock collecting
Hobbies: Gardening, traveling, and cooking rice

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