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Murray, Athena

Athena R. Murray Associate Professor, Communications CMC Steamboat Springs 970-870-4424 armurray@coloraadomtn.edu Education Ph.D. in Communication Studies with a graduate certificate in Women’s Studies from the University of Georgia M.A. in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas B.A. in Philosophy and Women’s Studies from Michigan State University. About A defining moment for Athena was joining […]

Stewart, Nathan

Nathan L. Stewart Associate Professor, Sustainability Studies CMC Steamboat Springs 970-870-4562 nlstewart@coloradomtn.edu Education Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and B.A. in Biology from Carleton College, MN. About Nathan is an ecologist whose research focuses broadly on biodiversity, ecosystem function and resilience. He was previously a Lecturer and Field Program Leader at […]

Leslie Gumbrecht

Associate Professor of Developmental English Contact lgumbrecht@coloradomtn.edu (970) 870-4515 CMC Location: Steamboat Springs Degrees/Education M.A. in English, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado (2003) Applied Linguistics Program Thesis: “Identity, Emotion, and Ability: Using Literacy Narratives to Understand Student Needs” B.A. in English, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado (1999) Concentrations in Literature and Writing Courses Taught College […]

Stewart, Steven

Dr.  Steven Stewart Education PhD. in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of New Mexico. Bachelor of Business Administration, University of New Mexico. Steven’s work experience includes serving as an adjunct professor teaching at Colorado Mountain College’s Leadville campus, Adams State University, School of Business and American Intercontinental University, Online.  He has served as a […]

Staib, Patrick

Dr. Patrick W. Staib Associate Professor of Social Sciences Education Doctorate and Master’s degrees in Anthropology and Latin American Studies, University of New Mexico Dissertation: Coffee and Countryside: Small Farmers and Sustainable Development in Las Segovias de Nicaragua. BA in Spanish and Religion from Dickinson College. Dr. Patrick W. Staib most recently served as a lecturer […]

Saunders, John

John Saunders Professor Wilderness Studies 970-870-4441 jsaunders@coloradomtn.edu Vision: Integrating outdoor experiential education and ecological/environmental understanding. Program: The Outdoor Education Program, CMC in Steamboat Springs, provides quality educational experiences aimed at fostering a solid foundation in outdoor studies. These experiences include natural sciences, philosophy, ethics, and recreational activities designed to prepare students for leadership roles in a […]

Edmiston, Becky

Becky Edmiston Assistant Professor Biology 970-870-4446 redmiston@coloradomtn.edu Education: MS Integrative Physiology University of Colorado Boulder. BS Environmental Biology Mount Union College. Courses Taught: BIO 111: General College Biology I with Lab BIO 112: General College Biology II with Lab BIO 201: Human Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab BIO 202: Human Anatomy & Physiology II […]

Guarnero, Jess

Jess Guarnero Faculty, Restaurant & Culinary Management jlguarnero@coloradomtn.edu 970-870-4518 Hometown: Winter Park, Florida Education: Le Cordon Bleu, Orlando Campus; Florida State University Work History: Chef Instructor Jess Guarnero began her cooking career in restaurants, country clubs and catering companies in Orlando and Tallahassee, FL. After she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from Florida State, […]

Westlake, Jimmy

Jimmy Westlake Professor Physical Science 970-870-4537 jwestlake@coloradomtn.edu Education: M.S. Astronomy, Louisiana State University; B.S., Astronomy and Physics, Valdosta State University; BS, Psychology, University of Alaska Anchorage; 15 years instructor and director of Rollins Planetarium at Young Harris College; award winning astro-photographer. Courses: Astronomy 101 (Intro to Astronomy I) Astronomy 102 (Intro to Astronomy II) Astronomy […]