Belmont College

Belmont College Welcomes Additional Staff

Developmental Education Coordinator and Enrollment Services Associate welcomed to Belmont College.

St. Clairsville, OH (February 15, 2013) – Belmont College is pleased to announce the addition of two new staff members; Ms. Mary Kakascik has been hired as Developmental Education Coordinator and Ms. Courtney Nign has been hired as Enrollment Services Associate. Their duties began on January 14, 2013.

As Developmental Education Coordinator, Ms. Kakascik will facilitate the developmental education courses at the College ensuring that a variety of classroom methodologies are implemented in the curriculum. She will also assist with the delivery of the ABLE (Adult Basic Literacy Education) program on the College Main Campus as well as manage the Student Success Center and ensure a positive learning environment for students.

Ms. Kakascik is currently completing a Doctoral degree in Curriculum & Instruction at West Virginia University, and has a Master’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of South Carolina as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Ohio University. Her experience includes teaching in Math and Reading at the middle school level, Math Instructor for Adult Education at West Virginia Northern Community College, and, most recently, a Title I Math and Reading Intervention Teacher.

As Enrollment Services Associate, Ms. Nign will serve as a direct contact person for prospective students and, more specifically, non-traditional adult students. She will mainly focus on developing and implementing recruitment strategies for transfer, returning, and first-time students not directly from high school.

Ms. Nign has a Master’s degree from Valparaiso University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Ohio Northern University. Her background includes professional experience as an Admissions Counselor at Ohio Northern University.

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Attached Photos: Ms. Mary Kakascik, Developmental Education Coordinator and Ms. Courtney Nign, Enrollment Services Associate.

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