Faculty

Hanna Kozlowski-Slone

Hanna Kozlowski-Slone 2012
Position: 
Assistant Professor of Art
 

Hanna Kozlowski-Slone teaches painting, drawing and photography in the Department of Art & Design. She graduated summa cum laude from Anderson University, receiving a B.A. in art with a concentration in painting and drawing. While earning her M.F.A.from Clemson University, Hanna began working as an adjunct professor at her alma mater, where she taught a variety of art classes.

Dr. T. H. Kwa

T. H. Kwa 2012
Position: 
Thompson-Ferrari Endowed Business Chair; Professor of Business
 

Kwa is actively involved in helping small businesses get started in Sterling by sitting on the board of the E-Community program that grants low-interest loans to small businesses. He comes to Sterling with vast experience in real estate, international business, management and many other concentrations within the business field (details are provided below under Professional Experience).

Erin Laudermilk

Erin Laudermilk 2012
Position: 
Assistant Professor of Athletic Training; Clinical Coordinator; Co-Chair of the Exercise Science Department
 

Erin Laudermilk began working at Sterling College in the fall of 2007. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D in education from Northcentral University. She and her husband, Wes, just welcomed their first child, Avery, to their family in December 2012.

Education

M.S. in Health and Human Performance from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
B.S. in Biology from Saint Joseph's College

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Frank Leone

Frank Leone 2012
Position: 
Assistant Professor of Education
 

Frank has over 30 years of experience in education. He taught grades 4-6 for seven years as well as various social studies classes at the junior high and high school levels. Leone has served as an administrator for 27 years at both public schools and private Christian schools, overseeing K-6 and K-12 schools, most recently serving as administrator of Flint Hills Christian School in Manhattan, Kan. He has also served as a curriculum director.

Dr. Dale Levering

Dale Levering 2012
Position: 
Associate Professor of Business / McVay Chair of Business
 

Pete Manely

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Position: 
Director of Athletic Training; Associate Professor of Exercise Science; Co-Chair of the Exercise Science Department; Associate Dean for the School of Professional Studies
 

Dr. Roy Millhouse

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Position: 
Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies
 

Debra Millikan

Debra Millikan 2012
Position: 
Assistant Professor of Education
 

Deb Millikan serves as assistant professor in the Department of Education at Sterling College. She has 19 years of elementary classroom experience and she has designed and presented educational workshops and in-services for 12 years. Millikan has served as a Kagan Cooperative Learning District Trainer, math specialist/consultant and adjunct instructor for Friends University.  Deb enjoys traveling, cooking and ballroom dancing. She is married to Mike and they have four adult children.

Dr. Randal Newhouse

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Position: 
Assistant Professor of Physics
 

Dr. Randal Newhouse teaches physics, physical science and physical chemisty. He is a native of Washington State. Randal has authored several papers and has contributed talks to several scientific conventions such as the 2011 DIMAT conference in Dijon, France. His areas of research include materials, atomic diffusion and spectroscopy.

In his free time, he enjoys video games, board games and cooking. He is an avid singer who has performed with such groups as the Palouse Choral Society and Sunnyside Community Men's Chorus.

Hans Nickel

Hans Nickel 2012
Position: 
Sports Information Director; Pro Rata Assistant Professor of Sports Management
 

Nickel is a former Sterling College student who has experience working for the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.

"I have a passion for sport management and specifically sport PR and sport marketing," said Nickel. "I am excited not only to practice my passion, but to share it with students. This is an opportunity to be both on the practical and the educational sides of the sport management field."

He is in charge of programs, releases, game reports, newsletters and all web details related to athletics.