Jack Brooks has worked in the Registrar’s Office at Liberty since August 2016. He has served our team in various capacities, most recently as the University Institutional Challenge Exam Coordinator. Jack also serves on the Commencement team to assist with the planning and preparation of the event each year. Jack is a kind, team-oriented individual that works hard to ensure his work is done in an accurate and timely manner. Those who work with him in the Registrar’s Office are thankful for his great attitude and desire to help our students. We appreciate all that Jack does for our team!
Doug Damon has been an integral part of the LU Shepherd Office since its inception. He has set the standard for what it means to care for and spiritually shepherd students. He is a key part of the team in building relationships and connecting with faculty, staff, and students. As an LU Shepherd, he works to lead and disciple student leaders, counsel students, and help develop and foster community. He exemplifies Christ in honor and honesty in the way he interacts with others. Doug continually displays a passion to see Liberty students grow in Christ and give like Christ. The Office of Spiritual Development recognizes and thanks Doug for his tireless efforts to pour his life into the next generation.
Ian Gray has been a valued employee at Liberty for many years. Almost two years ago, Ian transferred into his current role as IT Operations project manager, and he has successfully led many complex projects ever since. Most recently, Ian played a critical role in upgrading the IT/AV components of Williams Stadium and the Liberty Football Center in preparation for the 2019 football season. We appreciate Ian’s work ethic and everything he has done for the university. Thank you, Ian!
Since joining the Marketing Department as a project coordinator a year and a half ago, Valeri Gray has proven to be a valuable employee. Not only is she someone you can count on to get the job done, she is a true joy to work with. She stays organized, is knowledgeable about the various process within our department, and provides excellent customer service to the clients she works with. She has taken on additional responsibility as a super user, as well as being the PC for the We The Champions initiative. We appreciate her hard work and dedication to our office!
Lucy Hatfield has been part of the ADS Academics team for over a year. During this time, she has become an expert on almost all of our processes and a mentor for the other analysts on the team. She is the go-to person for complex projects or unique requests and handles them with ease. Her teammates and customers love working with her. Thank you for all that you do, Lucy!
Nicole Hyler has been part of Military Affairs since June 2017. In that time, she has served on two different teams in our office from contact center agent to processor. Currently, Nicole is a lead agent on our processing team. She is gracious in dealing with students, the Department of Veteran Affairs, and her co-workers. Her willing attitude and kind disposition make her a joy to work with! We know that we can always count on Nicole to go the extra mile on a project while maintaining her cheery and positive attitude! Thank you, Nicole, for all that you do!
Lisa King has been with the accounting department for over a year. She is responsible for accounting for the activity of most of Liberty’s subsidiary companies. This work requires Lisa to have knowledge of various areas of accounting. We are most appreciative of her attention to detail and determination to do well and document thoroughly. Lisa is a conscientious and dependable worker while exercising kindness to everyone around her. Thank you, Lisa, for all of your hard work!
Taylor McGee is an integral part of the Liberty ticket sales team. She makes outbound sales calls and assists fans who order tickets for Flames athletics contests. She is an asset to the team, and we are grateful to have her. Congratulations, Taylor!
Police Officer Greg O’Berry put together books with updated floor plans for each campus facility to assist K-9 teams and other first responders during calls for service. Officer O'Berry also attended the Incident Response to Terrorist Bombing training prepared by New Mexico Tech, which focuses on preparing first responders to render specialized support during weapons of mass destruction incidents involving explosives or incendiary materials. You can consistently count on Officer Greg O’Berry to do quality work. He continues to go above and beyond in the daily performance of his duties.
Committed. Competent. Capable. These are just a few words to describe Stephanie Smart. If you’ve ever interacted with Stephanie, you know she is professional at all times, moves initiatives and projects along effectively and efficiently, and is a true team player. Stephanie significantly contributes to the mission of Liberty by overseeing all on-campus recruitment events and daily activities at the Hancock Welcome Center, as well as contributing to both the Resident Recruitment and Admissions areas. She loves interacting with students and parents and understands what it takes to provide excellent experiences both during campus visits and throughout the enrollment process. Stephanie, your teammates are endlessly grateful for you!
Erica Stogner has worked for Liberty’s Recreation Centers for over five years. In that time, she has demonstrated incredible leadership, initiative, and hard work. As the fitness coordinator, Erica oversees the group exercise and personal training programs and staff. Her organizational skills and talents for teaching and training have allowed her to excel in her role. She constantly seeks new ways to grow, and her most recent contribution includes restructuring components of the group exercise program to enhance overall quality. Congratulations, Erica!
Joyce Wander joined the Provost’s Office leading the academics analytics and reporting initiative in 2018. Joyce has always approached her work with a desire to serve. She is a quick learner and has a kind heart. Joyce has pioneered a robust standardized set of reports that has helped each school and college make data driven decisions. She is a highly valued member of our team and a valued employee at the university. We appreciate all that Joyce does for our team and look forward to the contributions she will continue to make. Congratulations, Joyce!