Faculty & Staff Directory

The following is an alphabetical listing of those involved with Forest Institute.

Please click on the individual's name for more information.

Director, The Robert J. Murney Clinic
Associate Professor

(417) 893-7994
Clinic Manager, The Robert J Murney Clinic
 
(417) 893-7993
Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs
 
(417) 893-7904
Program Coordinator/Support Staff
The Robert J. Murney Clinic
 
(417) 893-7885
gbrown@forest.edu
Associate Professor
Director of Marriage & Family Therapy Program
LMFT

(417) 893-7966
International Student Coordinator
Registrar
 
(417) 893-7936
Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Neuropsychology Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic and Clinical Neuropsychology
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 893-7961
Chief Financial Officer and Controller
Certified Public Accountant
 
(417) 893-7995
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
Licensed Marital & Family Therapist

(417) 893-7960
jgonzalez@forest.edu
Licensed Professional Counselor
Robert J. Murney Clinic

(417) 893-7886
vharter@forest.edu
Librarian
(417) 893-7945
Renae Courtney, Psy.D.Assistant Professor
Director of MACL Program
AASECT Certified Sex Therapist

(417) 893-7978
gholczer@forest.edu
Provisional Licensed Professional Counselor
Robert J. Murney Clinic

(417) 893-7881
virons@forest.edu
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
 
(417) 893-7963
Donn Kaiser, PhDFull Professor

(417) 893-7980
dkaiser@forest.edu
Accounts Payable and Receivable

(417) 893-7982
pkeith@forest.edu
Executive Vice President for Accreditation and Operations
Equal Opportunities Officer
 
(417) 893-7900
marciej@forest.edu
Assistant Professor
Coordinator of Primary Care Concentration
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7979
Assistant Professor
Licensed Psychologist
 
(417) 893-7950
Director of Clinical Training
Associate Professor
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7983
Director Murney Internship Program
Full Professor
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 893-7981
aparkhurst@forest.edu
Associate Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Forensic Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

Dean of the Doctoral Program
Associate Professor
Coordinator of Underserved Populations Program
NHSC Campus & Community Ambassador
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 893-7965 | bpowers@forest.edu
Associate Professor

 
(417) 893-7986
Support Coordinator for Persons with Disabilities
Master’s Programs Advisor
 
(417) 893-7931
Assistant Professor
Research Specialist
 
(417) 893-7962
bspray@forest.edu
Coordinator of Financial Aid

(417) 893-7934
atate@forest.edu
Full Professor
Research Center Director
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 761-5015
pthomlinson@forest.edu
Intake Coordinator, The Robert J Murney Clinic
 
(417) 893-7864
President
Assistant Professor

(417) 893-7905
Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Child and Adolescent Program
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7964
Dean of Master’s Programs
Chief Academic Officer
Associate Professor
Director of ABA Program
Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral®
Licensed Behavior Analyst
(417) 893-7976