Meet Our Team
Meet the Graduate & Adult Admissions Team
Thank you for exploring our Graduate, Adult and Professional Programs here at Northwest Nazarene University. At NNU, we are dedicated to providing you excellent assistance while you inquire about our programs. Please take a moment to meet our personnel below, and do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or concerns.
Director of Graduate and Adult Admissions
Dave serves as Director for the Graduate and Adult Admissions team. Since January 2011, he has also been the University's director for the Center for Professional Development. Dave came to NNU with more than ten years' experience in higher education management, particularly within the areas of student enrollment, program development and administration as well as a background in organizational development, operations management, sales and recruiting. Dave's higher ed experience was with Prairie Colleges in Canada and George Fox University's Boise campus. Dave and Kelly (our switchboard operator) have two grown children.
MSW, Counseling, GTOE
Marilyn has transitioned from NNU's social work program where she was the coordinator as of November 2012. Prior to joining NNU, Marilyn worked for six years as the Canyon County Victim Therapist and later spent 21 years in sales and marketing as a Mary Kay consultant. Marilyn and Doug have two children: Aubrielle, a student at NNU, and Douglas, a high school senior.
Kim has transitioned from program assistant for NNU's online reading program and coordinator of the Tk20 Student Data Management System. Prior to her employment with NNU, Kim was the senior life insurance claims analyst for nearly 10 years for United Heritage Life Insurance in Meridian. Kim is married and has a daughter in high school at Nampa Christian.
Senior Admissions Counselor
MBA, M.Ed., Ed.S., Ed.D.
Prior to coming to NNU, Lynette worked at Micron for 12 years, most recently as a key material commodity manager responsible to lead an international team and act as the focal point for Micron on strategic commodity and supplier issues. She began employment with the University summer 2007 as a marketing coordinator for the School of Business. She moved into an admissions counselor position in 2010 and joined the admissions department in 2012. Lynette is married to Randy and they have six children.
MSN, RN/BS, Core, APP
Stacey joined NNU in December 2011 as program coordinator for the master of science in nursing program. Previously, she managed the library at Willow Creek Elementary in Nampa. Stacey is currently in NNU's adult program to earn a bachelor of science in business administration. Stacey is married to Jason and has two teen-age sons.
Director of Educational Partnerships
Rob began working for NNU in 2003 as a contractor and came on board full time in 2007 as the marketing and public relations director for Extended University Services before transferring to the University's integrated centralized marketing team in 2011. Rob and Gayle have two daughters: Leslie, a freshman at NNU, and Robin, a freshman at Liberty Charter.