Directory

Phone
Title
President
Type
Administrative Contact
Notes

Dr. Jim Richardson became president at Wenatchee Valley College in July 2005. He came to the Wenatchee Valley from West Burlington, Iowa, where he was president of Southeastern Community College (SCC). He has worked in higher education since 1976. Read Dr. Richardson's biography.

Office
Eller Fox Science Center 3016C
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BA, Education Eastern Washington University
  • MA, Education Central Washington University
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2143
Title
Program Assistant, Registration & Athletics
Type
Staff
Title
Write Lab Tutor
Type
Staff
Phone
Title
Program Assistant
Type
Staff
Phone
Title
Safety, Security & Emergency Manager
Type
Staff
Notes

If you see another student, staff or faculty member whose behavior seems like a “red flag” for potential harm or threat to self or others, you can help.

  • If the threat is immediate – call 911
  • Even if the threat isn’t immediate, it’s still important to act. Report it to an administrator or talk to the WVC counselor and submit an Incident Report. You can submit an incident report online.

Contact security:

  • Wenatchee: Call campus security at 6911 from campus phones or (509) 423-3705 from a non-campus phone and contact a college employee.
  • Omak: Call Omak security from the hours of 1-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 1-5 p.m. Fridays at 7911 using an on campus phone or (509) 422-7911 from non-campus phone. During the hours of 8:00 am to 1:00 pm you can dial ext. 7803 for the Omak front desk. 
Phone
Title
Nursing Faculty
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • ADN, Nursing, Wenatchee Valley College
  • MSN, Nursing, Western Governor's University
Office
Wells Hall 1072A
Title
Ceramics instructor
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BA, Central Washington State College
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1225J
Title
Communication Studies Faculty & Department Chair
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Journalism, University of the West Indies
  • MA, Communication Management, University of Southern California
  • Ph.D., Mass Media Studies, Advertising Michigan State University
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Image Karen Alman
Phone
Title
Diversity & Equity Coordinator
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • Industrial Technical Drafting Certification, Military Credits
  • Industrial Tech-Electronic ATS, Devry University
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1121B
Title
Professor of Transitional Studies & High School+
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Apparel and Textiles, Washington State University
  • BA, Social Sciences, Washington State University
  • M.Ed., Technology in Curriculum, Lesley University
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • Early Childhood Education, Wenatchee Valley College
  • M.Ed., American InterContinental University
Phone
Title
IT Field Tech Omak Campus
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall Allied Health Office Cubicle C
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

Registered Nurse

Office
Mish ee twie 1225G
Title
Spanish Faculty and Department of World Languages Chair
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Spanish, New Mexico State University
  • MA, Spanish, New Mexico State University
Title
Adjunct Instructor, English and Communication Studies
Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Music and Arts Center 1529
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Art, Gonzaga University
  • MFA, Painting, Colorado State University
Phone
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • AAS, Fire Science Technology
  • Hazardous Materials Training
  • Fire Instructor 1
  • EMT
  • BLS Provider, BLS Instructor
  • EMS Evaluator
  • Senior EMS Instructor
Type
Faculty Part Time
Notes

View the Continuing Education catalog or contact the Continuing Education office at: 

Phone
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • Associate – Nursing, Bellevue College
  • Bachelor – Nursing, Wenatchee Valley College 
  • Bachelor – English, University of California - Irvine
Phone
Office
Wells Hall 1060B
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

Radiologic Technologist Certification, Preceptor Education Program

Phone
Title
Director of Enrollment Services/Registrar
Type
Administrative Contact
Staff
Phone
Title
Custodial Supervisor
Type
Staff
Office
Batjer Hall 8024
Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Sexton 6002A
Title
Instructor/Program Coordinator, Business Computer Technology (BCT)
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BS, Business Education, Central Washington University
  • M.Ed., Management and Innovation, Western Governors University
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Image Sompheng Batch
Notes

Sompheng first started teaching business technology at Wenatchee High School in 1997. She has been at WVC since 2012.

Phone
Title
Maintenance Mechanic I
Type
Staff
Type
Staff
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1125K
Title
Educational Planner, Workforce Education Grants
Type
Faculty Part Time
Staff
Credentials
  • BA, Western Washington University
  • MA, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), Central Washington University
Phone
Title
Executive Director, Human Resources
Type
Administrative Contact
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2330
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BS, Zoology, University of Washington
  • Ph.D., Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Notre Dame
Title
Adjunct faculty, Music Department
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall Room 2145B
Title
Allied Health Simulation Lab Coordinator
Type
Faculty Part Time
Staff
Credentials

BA, Theology and Education

Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Title
Dean of Math & Sciences
Type
Administrative Contact
Credentials
  • BA, Psychology, Washington State University
  • MS, Applied Psychology, Washington State University
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1325J
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Sociology, University of Oregon
  • MA, Sociology, Iowa State University
Type
Faculty Part Time
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2205
Title
Adjunct math faculty and Math Center Supervisor
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BAS, Secondary Math Education, Central Washington University
Phone
Office
CLL 514
Title
Technology Manager
Type
Staff
Phone
Office
Batjer Hall 8036
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BS, Chemistry, Western Washington University
  • BS, Molecular Biology, Western Washington University
  • MS, Biochemistry, Western Washington University
  • Ph.D., Plant Pathology, Washington State University
Phone
Title
Web Marketing & Graphic Design Specialist
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Sexton 6010A
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Anthropology, Western Washington University
  • BA, Education, Western Washington University
Office
Mish ee twie
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BA, Foreign Language, Barnaul State University
  • MA, Foreign Language, Barnaul State University
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2221A
Title
Nursing Faculty
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • AA, Lane Community College
  • BSN, Nursing, OHSU School of Nursing
  • MSN, Nursing, Gonzaga University
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Image Meleah Butruille
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1225B
Title
Data Ambassador & ECED Navigator
Type
Staff
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2225
Title
Mathematics Department Chair
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Mathematics, San Diego State University
  • MA, Mathematics, California State University-Fullerton
Phone
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Staff
Phone
Office
Van Tassell, Room 5002
Title
Residence Life Manager
Type
Staff
Notes

For more information about student housing, visit wvc.edu/Housing. Contact the Residence Life office at reslife@wvc.edu. 

Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2221D
Title
Director of Nursing
Type
Administrative Contact
Credentials
  • BSN, Washington State University
  • MSN, Gonzaga University
  • DNP, American Sentinel University
Office
John A. Brown Library 9250A
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BA, St. Olaf College
  • MFA, Antioch College
Office
John A. Brown Library
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

BA, Lingusitics, California State University-Fullerton

Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2322P
Type
Staff
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1325C
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BS, MBA, Business Administration, University of Wyoming
Phone
Office
Wenatchi Hall 2221G
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BSN, Nursing, University of Portland
  • MSN, Nursing, California State University
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1325K
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, History, Central Washington University
  • MA, History, University of Washington
Office
Hazel Allen Burnett Building, Room 410
Title
Transitional Studies Evening Instructor
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

BA, Social Science

Type
Faculty Part Time
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1221A
Title
TRIO SSS Program Assistant
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • EMS Evaluator
  • Senior EMS Instructor
  • Emergency Medical Technician Certification, Washington State Department of Health
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

Licensed Practical Nurse, Lake Washington Technical College

Notes

View the Continuing Education catalog or contact the Continuing Education office at: 

Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • Practical Nursing Certificate, Associate Degree, Nursing Wenatchee Valley College
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • AAS, Wenatchee Valley College
  • BA, Journalism, Multnomah University
  • MS, Communication, Purdue University
Phone
Office
Mish ee twie 1121D
Title
Director, Continuing Education
Type
Staff
Notes

View the Continuing Education catalog or contact the Continuing Education office at: 

Phone
Office
Eller Fox Science Center 3008
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, English Language and Literature, Antioch College
  • BS, Geology, Western Washington University
  • MS, Ph.D., Geology, University of Washington
Notes

Additional Contact Information:

(325) 268-8291
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Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • Ph.D., Psychology (Clinical Focus), University of Nevada
  • Post-doctoral training, UC Davis Medical Center
  • Licensed Psychologist, Washington State
Phone
Title
Athletic Trainer
Type
Staff
Notes

Dehmer received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the College of Saint Scholastica in Duluth, MN, and then went on to complete her Master’s degree in Athletic Training in 2016. She possesses a Graston M1 certification, ImPACT Trained Athletic Trainer certification, and is educated in active/passive release techniques, therapeutic cupping, and other manual therapies. Read her full bio at gowvc.com.

Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials
  • BA, MA, Art, Central Washington State College
Phone
Office
Batjer Hall 8014 A
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • AA, Automotive Technology, Universal Technical Institute
Phone
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, English, University of Washington
  • MA, English, Virginia Tech
  • Ph.D., English, Oklahoma State University
Phone
Office
Music and Arts Center 1518
Type
Faculty Full Time
Credentials
  • BA, Art, Central Washington University
  • MFA, California College of the Arts
Phone
Type
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Notes

View the Continuing Education catalog or contact the Continuing Education office at: 

Phone
Type
Faculty Part Time
Staff
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Type
Faculty Part Time
Credentials

Radiologic Technologist Certification, Wenatchee Valley College