Theatre, Interpretation, & Dance (TID)
Communication (COM) Graduate Assistants

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CDA Administrative Faculty
  • Chairperson: William O. Dailey
  • COM Area Coordinator: Kirsten Weber
  • TID Area Coordinator: Nancy Eddy
  • Director of Graduate Students: Shelly Hinck
  • Director of University Theatre Dance Company: Heather Trommer-Beardslee
  • Director of Debate: Joe Packer
  • Music Theatre Program Advisor: Annette Thornton
  • Director of University Theatre: Steve Berglund​ 
  • Basic Course Coordinator (COM 101): Wendy Papa​
  • COM Internship Coordinator:  Diane Krider​

CDA Administrative Staff​​

BS (Journalism), Bowling Green State University

Bernie grew up in Cleveland,OH attended Bowling Green State University before moving to California to work in the Silicon Valley. She has been a Michigan resident for 22 years and in Mt.Pleasant with her three sons, for the last 17. ​

MA: 2015, Central Michigan University
BS: 2005, Central Michigan University

​​​​ Courses Taught
• Intro to Communication​


In 2013, Kerry was awarded the prestigious Staff Excellence Award for her outstanding contribution and quality service to the Communication and Dramatic Arts Department.

BBA (Marketing and Management): 1986, Northwood University
AA (Business Management): 1984, Delta College


  • Served for 17 years as Director of Admissions for Northwood University's Cedar Hill, Texas, Campus
  • 5 years experience in theatre management with United Artists, Inc. and Plitt Theatres, Inc.
  • Additional experience in Human Resources Management and Hospitality industry​