Faculty & Staff

CASAS Departments


CASAS Administration

Brian C. Yates, Ed.D.
Dean
Professor of Education

Brian Yates

Professional

  • B.S., Grove City College; M.Ed., Westminster College; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh
  • 12 years combined experience as middle school teacher, high school guidance counselor, school district administrator, and university professor before coming to Liberty University in 2007
  • Teaches CLST 105, EDUC 531
  • At LU since 2007

 Brian C. Yates 
 (434) 592-4110


Kathy Stolvoort
Administrative Assistant to the Dean/Office Manager

Kathy Stolvoort

Professional:

  • Has served as an Administrative Assistant in both the Bruckner Learning Center and CASAS
  • At LU since 1993

 Kathy Stolvoort
 (434) 592-3371

 

 


Jennifer Siver

Department Secretary

Professional:

  • At LU since 2012

 Jennifer Siver
 (434) 592-4750


Hailey Manicone
Department Secretary

Professional:

  • B.S., Liberty University
  • 3 years at Liberty University School of Law
  • At LU since 2012

Hailey Manicone
 (434) 592-4206             

  

Diane Mays

Department Secretary

Professional:

  • At LU since 2006
Diane Mays
 (434) 592-5421 

 


Dwayne Melton
Associate Dean 
Assistant Professor of Education

Dwayne Melton

Professional:

  • B.S., M.B.A., Liberty University; doctoral studies at Northcentral University
  • 4 years in Advising and Academic Operations for Liberty University Online (LUO)
  • 4 years of service in U.S. Air force
  • Experience and research interests focus on operations management, project management, learning strategies, and professional development.
  • Teaches CLST 101 and CLST 105
  • At LU 2001-2003; 2004-2006; since 2009

 Dwayne Melton
 (434) 592-4110


Nina Shenkle

Associate Dean

Professional:

  • B.S., Liberty University; M.Ed., Liberty University
  • 8 years in Enrollment Management leadership (Resident Admission, LUO Admissions, and LUO Academic Advising)
  • At LU since 2007

 Nina Shenkle
 (434) 592-3975