Faculty & Staff Directory - Springfield Campus

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

Please click a name for more information.

Accounts Payable/Receivable
 
(417) 823-3412
takin@forest.edu
Data Business Analyst
 
(417) 823-3423
Executive Assistant to the Administration


(417) 823-3450
mbbennett@forest.edu
Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs
 
(417) 823-3404
Faculty Assistant
 
(417) 823-3446
Associate Professor
Director of Marriage & Family Therapy Program
LMFT

(417) 823-3435
Practicum Coordinator
 
(417) 823-3416
cburros@forest.edu
Registrar
 
(417) 823-3409
Renae Courtney, Psy.D.Assistant Professor
Director of MACL Program
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3459
rcourtney@forest.edu
Maintenance
 
(417) 823-3430
mcraker@forest.edu
Chief Financial Officer

(417) 823-3451
bdavis@forest.edu
Associate Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Neuropsychology Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic and Clinical Neuropsychology
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 823-3446
Administrative Assistant, Clinical Training

(417) 823-3421
afreeman@forest.edu
Director of Accounting
Certified Public Accountant
 
(417) 823-3405
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
Licensed Marital & Family Therapist

(417) 823-3437
jgonzalez@forest.edu
Renae Courtney, Psy.D.Assistant Professor
Director of MACP Program
AASECT Certified Sex Therapist

(417) 823-3438
gholczer@forest.edu
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
 
(417)-823-3464
Brett JacquesAdmissions Counselor

(417) 823-3439
bjacques@forest.edu
Donn Kaiser, PhDFull Professor

(417) 823-3482
dkaiser@forest.edu
Special Assistant to the President on Accreditation
 
(417) 823-3401
marciej@forest.edu
Dean of the Doctoral Program
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3466
Assistant Professor
Coordinator of Primary Care Concentration
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3417
Admissions Counselor
 
(417) 823-3428
Associate Professor
Director of Clinical Training
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3410
Full Professor
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 823-3414
aparkhurst@forest.edu
Associate Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Forensic Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3446
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Full Professor
Certified School Psychologist (NYS)

(417) 823-3415
Associate Professor
Coordinator of Underserved Populations Program
NHSC Campus and Community Ambassador
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 823-3425
Enrollment Counselor
 
(417) 823-3456
praleigh@forest.edu
Director of Admissions
 
(417) 823-3455
Master’s Programs Advisor
 
(417) 823-3419
Library Services Manager
 
(417) 823-3448
President, CEO

(417) 823-3450
Assistant Professor
Research Specialist
 
(417) 823-3420
bspray@forest.edu
Library Assistant
 
(417) 823-3481
Marketing and Multimedia Specialist

(417) 823-3477
mtarrant@forest.edu
Coordinator of Financial Aid

(417) 823-3454
atate@forest.edu
Full Professor
Research Center Director
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 823-3475
pthomlinson@forest.edu
Dean of Master's Programs
Assistant Professor

(417) 823-3488
Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Child and Adolescent Program
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 823-3422
Payroll / HR / Benefits Coordinator
 
(417) 823-3411
dwelsh@forest.edu
Associate Professor
Director of ABA Program
Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral®
Licensed Behavior Analyst

(417) 823-3479