DEAM EXECUTIVE  BOARD MEMBERS 2018-2019

Political Action Chair

Georgina Nedwell

Morgan State University

georgann.nedwell@gmail.com

Professor Krista O’Brien is an Associate Professor of Reading and Writing at Howard Community College.  Before becoming full time, Krista was an adjunct instructor for seven years so that she could stay home with her children.  She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary education and English from Niagara University.  She also has a Master’s of Education degree from Towson University in elementary education and a certificate in special education.   Lastly, she received her certificate in Administration and Supervision from Loyola College.  Currently at Howard Community College, she is the coordinator for their developmental reading program.  She also is part of their Silas Craft Collegian Cohort, a Step Up Coach, secretary for Faculty Forum, and part of the English Placement Team.  Professor Krista O’Brien currently resides in Westminster, MD with her husband and three children.   

Conference Coordinator

Yvonne Kane

Howard Community College

ykane@pgcc.edu

Lisa Feinman is an Associate Professor of Mathematics at the Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville Campus.  She received her Bachelors degree from the University of Miami and her Masters degrees from Western Maryland College and the University of Houston.  Lisa is also the President of the Maryland Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges.  When not working, she enjoys travel, reading, and spending time with her family and pets.

Chris Jones is a lifelong Maryland resident and a Professor of Mathematics at Harford Community College since 2006. Jones is passionate about student success at all levels, and, in particular, students that have experienced difficulty in mathematics throughout their lives. In addition to teaching mathematics at all levels at Harford, Jones serves as the Coordinator for Harford’s Honors Program as well as the Academic Support Specialist for the STEM Division at Harford. Jones is a recipient of the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) award, the John and Suanne Roueche Excellence award, and the American Association of Community College's Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty award.

Immediate Past President

Dr. Carol Mueller

Harford CommunityCollege

cmueller@harford.edu

Dr. Carol Mueller has been teaching at Harford Community College since 2008. She teaches a wide variety of courses including all of the transitional math courses, Earth science, and statistics. She taught geology at the University of Arkansas and both math and science in private and public secondary schools before coming to HCC. Carol earned A.A. in education from the College of DuPage, B.Ed. in secondary education, Earth and Space Science from the University of Arkansas, M.Ed. in secondary education advanced certification in Geology from the U of A, and Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the U. of A. She is currently working on a post-Masters certification in Leadership for Higher Education.  Dr. Mueller’s research area is the impact of developmental education on retention and completion. She serves on the faculty council and is co-chair of the professional development committee at HCC. 

Newsletter Editor & Social Media Chair

Erin Nunnally

Howard Community College

enunnaly@howardcc.edu

Membership Chair

Wallace Lassiter

Prince George's Community College

​lassitwa@pgcc.edu

Two Year Represenative

Lynn Voyton

Howard Community College

​lvoyton@howardcc.edu

Wallace Lassiter teaches Mathematics at Prince George's Community College.  He received a Master of Arts in Mathematics from Morgan State University and a Master of Science in Educational Studies from Johns Hopkins University.  As a strong advocate for developmental math students especially, the message that he most wants his math students to realize is that anyone can do anything if he or she works at it long enough and hard enough.  In his leisure time, he enjoys being outdoors in nature, learning about health, natural foods, and watching things grow.

Treasurer

Chris Jones

Harford Community College

cjones@harford.edu

Secretary

Dr. Margo Jenkins

Prince George's Community College

JenkinMH@pgcc.edu

​Dr. Margaret (Margo) H. Jenkins is currently an Associate Professor at Prince George’s Community College where she teaches developmental English and Reading. She received her B.A. from Union University in English and Secondary Education, M.A. from Bowie State University in Reading, and Ph.D. from the University of Maryland in Curriculum and Instruction. Dedicated to students’ success, Margo is also Assistant Assessment Coach and actively involved in the college’s professional development. In her free time, she enjoys reading, listening to smooth jazz, fencing, yoga, Qi Gong (Chinese style meditative exercises), and nature walks. 

President Elect

Lisa Feinman

Community College of Baltimore County

lfeinman@ccbcmd.edu

Four Year Represenative

Vacant​

President

Krista O'Brien

Howard Community College

kobrien@howardcc.edu