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Arts and Sciences


The Arts and Sciences Division offers a number of programs designed to be completed over a two-year period. Students completing one of these academic programs are awarded an Associate degree.
Some programs are university parallel-college transfer programs and provide the first two years of academic work on a four-year baccalaureate degree track.


Dean:   Cinnamon Martin  (336) 838-6488 
Administrative Assistant:  Lisa Woods  (336) 838-6229 
Please visit the department for details.     




Faculty & Staff of Arts and Sciences 
Martin, Cinnamon C.
Dean, Arts and Sciences
Instructor of Psychology
Lead Transfer Advisor, CTAC
B.A., North Carolina State University
M.A., Appalachian State University

Cinnamon Martin  

Arts & Sciences Programs of Study 

Associate Degrees that may lead to transfer to senior institutions: 

Associate in Arts Degree 

Associate in Science Degree 


College Transfer Advising Center -- CTAC 

Woods, Lisa
Administrative Assistant
B.S. High Point University
Lisa Woods 

Belk, P. Nolan
Lead Instructor, English
B.A., Wingate
M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.F.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Ph.D., UNC-Greensboro

Nolan Belk 
Brown, David B.
Instructor, Developmental Studies
B.A., Berea College
M.A., Appalachian State University
Additional Graduate Studies:
University of North Carolina at Greensboro david.brown@wilkescc.edu
David Brown   
Calogero, Ann
Instructor, Biology
B.S., Lenoir-Rhyne University 
M.S., Wake Forest University 
Griffin-Garcia Tammy J   
Craft, Jeremy
Lead Instructor, Biology
B.S. Appalachian State University
M.S. Western Carolina University
Jeremy Craft   
Finney, R. Darrell
Chair, Math and Sciences
Lead Instructor, Mathematics
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University
Darrell Finney   
Fowler, Jonathan
Instructor, History
B.A. and M.A., UNC Greensboro,
A.A. Guilford Technical Community College

Jonathan Fowler 
Griffin-Garcia, Tammy  J
Instructor, Basic Skills and Arts & Sciences
B.S. ED, B.M., Appalachian State University
M.M., Bowling Green State University, Ohio
Griffin-Garcia Tammy J   
Harris, Natasha P.
Lead Instructor, Physical Education
B.S. & B.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M.S., North Carolina A&T State University
Ph.D., University of Virginia  
Natasha Harris   
Holman, Steve A.
Instructor, Math
A.S., Wilkes Community College 
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University 
Howells Jessica M   
Howells, Jessica M.
Instructor, Biology
NC B.S., NC State University, Raleigh;
M.S., M.A., Appalachian State University
Howells Jessica M   
Hudson, Melanie L.
Lead Instructor of Psychology
A.F.A., Wilkes Community College
B.A., Georgia State University
M.A., Appalachian State University
Melanie Hudson   
Lutz, Steven G.
Instructor Anatomy & Physiology
MD, Spartan Health Sciences University
Steven G. Lutz   
McNeil, Iva R.
Lead Instructor, Developmental Math
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University
Additional Graduate Studies, Appalachian State University
Iva McNeil   
Mitchell, Sharon L.
Instructor, English
B.A., Appalachian State University
M.A., Western Carolina University and Middle Tennessee University
Sharon Mitchell   
Muir, Lisa N.
Instructor, English
B.A., Florida Atlantic University
M.A., Virginia Tech
Ph.D., West Virginia University
Lisa Muir   
Mullis, Julie A.
Chair, Arts and Communication
Lead Instructor, Humanities; Instructor, English
B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.A., Appalachian State University
Julie Mullis   
Neil, George E.
Lead Instructor, Physics & Engineering
A.A.S., Brookdale Community College
B.S., Cook College, Rutgers University
M.S.T., Rutgers Graduate School of Education
George Neil   
Reynolds, Beth H.
Chair, Developmental Studies
B.S.B.A. and M.A., Appalachian State University
Beth Reynolds   
Richardson, Nathan J.
Lead Instructor, Spanish/Foreign Languages
Director of Global Education

B.A. Western Michigan University
MA University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Nathan Richardson   
Schneider, Nicolas W.
Lead Instructor, Fine Arts
B.A. University of Montana
M.F.A. State University of New York
Additional Graduate Studies, International School of Art in Umbria, Italy.

Nick Schneider   
Taylor, Larry S.
Lead Instructor, Communication
B.A. & M.A., Western Carolina University
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Larry S. Taylor   
Triplett, Neal
Lead Instructor, Chemistry
B.S.,Appalachian State University
M.S.,University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Neil Triplett   
Wyatt, Jessica L.
Lead Instructor, History
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University
Jessica Wyatt