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Resource Guide for Student Veterans

Navigating the transition from military life to academic life can be challenging. Hopefully this guide can help you succeed at WVU and beyond!

Library Liaison to Student Veterans

Carroll Wilkinson
Interim Director of Strategy and Planning
Downtown Campus Library
304-293-0308

 

Advocates for Student Veterans

There are a number of faculty and staff at WVU who are working to help facilitate your success! This list contains many of their names and campus addresses, functions, and phone numbers. 

Faculty Advocates

John Dowling
Assistant Professor
Recruiting Operations Officer
WVU Army ROTC
304-293-2911

Robert Burns
Professor - Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Resources
School of Natural Resources
304-293-2941

Tom Sura
Assistant Professor
Department of English
204-293-9712

Jessica Deshler
Associate Professor 
Mathematics
304-293-8939

Jennifer D. Oliva
Associate Professor of Law and Public Health
Director, WVU Veterans Advocacy Clinixc
College of Law
304-293-7770

 

Jeffrey J. Ladisic

Senior Military Instructor

Military Science

18 Stansbury Hall

304-293-7558

 

Nancy H. McIntyre

Associate Professor of Business and Economics

Department of Management and Industrial Relations

1601 University Avenue

304-293-4056

 

Steve Riffon
Director of WVU Veterans Affairs
Office of WVU Veterans Affairs
Phone: (304)293-5763

Sharon Mallow
Events Coordinator
Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
304-293-5600

Dr. Kristi Wood-Turner

Director, Center for Service and Learning

Colson Annex

304-293-8343

 

Kayla Grogg Meador, MSW, LGSW

Behavioral Health Therapist

The Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Services

Health & Education Building 390 Birch Street

West Virginia University

(304) 293-3501 

Ann Richards

Director Accessibility Services

B20 Stewart Hall

304-293-4396

Teressa Oliverio

Rehabilitation Counselor

Office of Accessibility and Auxiliary Services

304-293-6700

Carrie Showalter
Manager Student Legal Services
CCL Student Legal Services
304-293-4897

Chad Mezera 
Director of Online Programs
Reed College of Media
304-293-5903

Aaron Hawley
Program Developer
Reed College of Media
304-293-3133

Dave Solley
Veterans Affairs Representative
College of Engineering and Mineral Resources
304-293-3162

Donna Bulger
Senior Employment Specialist
Human Resources
2304-293-8197

Kim Mosby
Senior Associate Dean
Office of the Dean of Students
304-293-5611

Nathan Harlan
Associate Director, Adventure West Virginia
Student Recreation Center
304-293-9650

Janet Trump
WVU Veterans Senior Certifying Official
Office of WVU Veterans Affairs
Phone: (304)293-8825

Elaine Sampson
Technology and Employment Coordinator
Center for Diversity Inclusion, West Virginia University
304-293-7186 x164

Penny Lipscomb

Center for Learning, Advising and Student Success (CLASS) 
West Virginia University 
(304) 293-5805 office 
penny.lipscomb@mail.wvu.edu

Lawrence Iorio
Developmental Advising Specialist
College of Business and Economics
Undergraduate Programs and Advising
304-293-4959
 

Tony Setley, Chaplain

Lutheran Campus Ministry

1497 University Avenue

Morgantown, WV 26505

304-296-5388