Student Success Center

Meet the Staff

Student Success Center Team


Kimshi Hickman, Ed.D.
Associate Dean
972-883-5482

Julie Murphy, Ed.D.
Director – Peer Education (Math Lab, Writing Center)
972-883-6850

NeShaun Jones
Director – Peer Education (SI, Peer Tutoring, PLTL, Group Study)
972-883-3869
Michael Saenz
Michael Saenz
Assistant Director (Comet Cents, Academic Coaching, CommLab) and interim webmaster
972-883-6844

Annie Benjamin
Annie Benjamin
Supplemental Instruction (SI) Coordinator
972-883-5494

Peer Tutoring Staff

Jody Everson
Jody Everson
Peer Tutoring & Group Study Coordinator
972-883-2772
Patsy Aguilera
Patsy Aguilera
Receptionist
972-883-5487
Ruth Oldham
Ruth Oldham
Receptionist
972-883-5487
Elaine White
Elaine White
Receptionist
972-883-5487

Math Lab Staff

Kelli Wellborn
Kelli Wellborn
Math Lab Manager
972-883-5476
Leszek Kisielewski
Leszek Kisielewski
Learning Specialist
972-883-6737
Patrick Bourque
Patrick Bourque
Learning Specialist
972-883-6737
Elliott Joe
Elliott Joe
Learning Specialist
972-883-5477


Ian Cook
Learning Specialist
972-883-5477

Testing Center Staff

Sou Leaney
Sou Leaney
Testing Center Manager
972-883-6734
Benisha Young
Benisha Young
Testing Specialist
972-883-6735
Cynthia Johnson
Cynthia Johnson
Testing Center Associate
972-883-5497
Wendy Thomas
Wendy Thomas
Testing Center Associate
972-883-5497
Denyse Henery
Denyse Henery
Testing Assistant
972-883-2460
LaCisha Brown
LaCisha Brown
Testing Assistant
972-883-5497

Writing Center Staff


Mallory Matyk
Writing Center Manager
972-883-5484

Andrea Cedillo
Secretary
972-883-6736

Technical Staff

Esther Watkins
Esther Watkins
Technology Coordinator
972-883-6722
Tahmoures Elyasi
Tahmoures Elyasi
Software Sys Specialist
972-883-4910
Hiba Shahabuddin
Hiba Shahabuddin
Graphics Designer
972-883-6733

Main Office Staff

Lynn Butler
Lynn Butler
Administrative Services Officer
972-883-5483
Monica Franco
Monica Franco
Administrative Assistant
972-883-6899
Karen Pliskal
Karen Pliskal
Administrative Assistant
972-883-6890
Cindi Grayson
Cindi Grayson
Data Entry Operator
972-883-6707

Vivian Rutledge
Vivian Rutledge
Receptionist
972-883-5487

Office Student Employees

Claire A.
Claire A.
Jake R.
Jake R.
Jose E.
Jose E.
Karena T.
Karena T.
Michael L.
Michael L.
Nicole E.
Nicole E.
Veronica G.
Veronica G.