Meet Our Team

We welcome your calls, emails, and visits. Our offices are located on the FSU campus in Building C of the University Center (at Doak Campbell Stadium). If you need to reach one of us directly, you'll find contact information for each of our teams below.



ODL's administrative team oversees the day-to-day operations of our office and provides leadership and strategic planning for the distance learning services we offer. HR specialists support colleges and departments with distance learning appointments, and fiscal staff provide account management services for distance learning accounts.

Robert Fuselier Director 850-644-4635
Kim Houghton Business Analyst 850-645-2810
Elizabeth Anderson Multimedia & Web Design Specialist 850-645-5638
Cindy Finuff Assistant Director, Human Resources 850-644-7531
Lisa Meeks Administrative Specialist 850-645-4898
Laurita Jones, PhD Assistant Director, Finance 850-645-9917
Teresa McCann Accounting Specialist 850-645-4896
Stephani Harrell Accounting Specialist 850-644-2953
Christine Sineath Accounting Assistant 850-644-6776
Toby Williams Accounting Assistant 850-645-9920

Assessment & Testing

ODL's assessment & testing services include proctored testing for specialty exams like CLEP and Modern Language Placement, Scantron form scanning, and the administration of electronic course evaluations on behalf of the university.

Scott Bickley Assistant Director, Assessment & Testing 850-644-3541
Gerardo Díaz-Méndez Testing Services Manager 850-645-8747
James Endress Testing Services Supervisor 850-644-3017
Michael Clay Testing Operations Assistant 850-644-3017
Brittany Wyatt Course Support Supervisor 850-644-1571
Teodora Abrams Course Support Specialist  
Rachael Aitu Course Support Specialist 850-644-1571
Mariesa Haynes Course Support Specialist 850-644-1571
Tiyana Herring Course Support Specialist 850-644-1571

Program Support

The program support team responds to student inquiries and works behind the scenes to ensure online courses have the appropriate coding, fees, and notifications in the student registration system. The team also features online program information on our student-facing site, oversees FSU's state authorization status, and reports data on distance learning activities to university stakeholders and regulatory institutions.

Richard Rubin Business Analyst 850-644-1882
Christina Quick Senior Academic Program Specialist 850-645-0393
Marissa Schrenk Academic Program Specialist 850-645-0192

Instructional Development

Instructional development faculty at ODL provide instructional support for online instructors and courses, including project management, instructional design, media production, and quality reviews. They also offer training on instructional technology, universal design and accessibility, and online pedagogy.

Annette Jones, PhD Assistant Director, Instructional Development 850-644-6141
Kerry Burner, PhD Instructional Development Faculty 850-644-4856
John L. Crow, PhD Instructional Development Faculty 850-645-0973
Liying Miao Instructional Development Faculty 850-644-7536
John Braswell Instructional Technology Faculty 850-645-0469
Chuck McCann Instructional Technology Specialist 850-645-2805
Karen Hawkins Editor and Communications Coordinator 850-645-0006
D.D. Garbarino Media Production Administrator 850-644-7574
Jim Shaw Media Specialist 850-645-2803
Daniela Hernandez Media Specialist 850-645-2802

Technology Services

ODL's technology services team helps students and instructors make the best use of the academic technologies we support, operating a help desk and knowledge base containing hundreds of searchable support articles. Developers and data engineers create web applications that support ODL services, manage student and course data in Canvas, and integrate teaching and learning applications within Canvas.

Mary Eichin Assistant Director, Technology 850-645-4628
Dewel Lindsey Business Analyst 850-645-9923
Cissy Cui Senior Application Developer 850-644-8006
Xiaoli (Shirley) Tao Application Developer 850-644-7544
Bruno Trillo Application Developer 850-644-4635
Ganesh Ponugoti Application Developer 850-644-4635
Clark "Skip" Cope Systems Administrator 850-645-2812
Josh Folsom Network Specialist 850-645-2726
Jeffrey Dewitt Technical Support Analyst 850-933-0099
Mike Richards Senior Data Systems Engineer 850-645-9919
Kevin Bulger Data Systems Engineer 850-645-9919
Sahithi Ganga Data Systems Engineer 850-645-9919
Alex Shin Technical Support Specialist 850-645-8361
Kip Butts Support Manager 850-644-8004
Amanda Whitaker Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Alex Washington Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Hansley Dol Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Nakaisha Williams Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Ruben Aleman Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Matteo van Zweiten Support Specialist 850-644-8004
Katie Lenormand Support Specialist 850-644-8004

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