Goshen College welcomes new employees for 2021-22

Goshen College welcomed new employees for the 2021-22 school year, some of whom were hired and began their duties earlier this year.

New teaching faculty

Sister Veronica Adeduro is assistant professor of nursing. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing in 2019 and a master’s degree in nursing from Walden University in 2021. She has previously worked as a registered nurse in Nigeria, Germany and the United States.

Linda Boling is visiting assistant professor of information technology & business. She earned a bachelor’s degree in software development from Kaplan University in 2010, a master’s degree in information systems from Capella University in 2013, and a master’s degree in database and project management from Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University in 2017.

Anna Groff is assistant professor of communication. She is a 2006 Goshen College graduate with a degree in communication, and earned a master’s degree in public administration from Arizona State University in 2013. Her previously held positions include executive director of The Mennonite, Inc., and executive director of Dove’s Nest.

Breanna Nickel is assistant professor of Bible & religion. She is a 2010 Goshen College graduate with an interdisciplinary degree in Bible & religion, philosophy and peace, justice & conflict studies. She earned a master’s degree in religion from Yale Divinity School in 2013, and a doctoral degree in theology from the University of Notre Dame in 2018.

Endah (Etty) Setyowati is a visiting global scholar from Duta Wacana Christian University in Indonesia. She holds a master’s degree in coexistence and conflict from Brandeis University and a master’s degree and doctoral degree in peace and conflict resolution from Universitas Gadjah Mada.


New administrative faculty or staff (.5 FTE or higher)

Erica Ackerman, admissions operations coordinator.

Connie Albright, physical plant custodian.

Liz Andes, director of health & wellness, Title IX deputy coordinator.

Grant Bachman, AV/IT systems specialist. Bachman is a 2010 Goshen College graduate.

Michelle Blank, director instructional design & learning technology. Blank is a 1992 Goshen College graduate.

Chandler Buchfeller, residence director.

Erika Buhring, executive director of the Center for Community Engagement.

Julia Danner, admissions counselor.

Heidi Dyck Hilty, annual giving & advancement coordinator. Dyck Hilty is a 1989 Goshen College graduate.

Josiah Gaut, physical plant maintenance.

Aaron George, Salesforce developer. George is a 2017 Goshen College graduate.

Lawrence Giden, admissions counselor.

Emily Hahn, residence director.

Isacc Hernandez, academic counselor. Hernandez is a 2013 Goshen College graduate.

Taylor Hollowell, physical plant custodian.

Sarah Kohler, technical director.

Mike Malott, physical plant maintenance. Malott is a 2008 Goshen College graduate.

Ally Medellin, admissions office assistant. Medellin is a 2017 Goshen College graduate.

Ted Michas, part-time/call-in security officer.

Andre Natella, web developer/designer.

Tina Neff, human resources assistant director.

Courtney Ropp, diversity, equity & inclusion coordinator. Ropp is a 2017 Goshen College graduate.

Kyle Schlabach, writing program director & academic coach. Schlabach is a 1996 Goshen College graduate.

Kevin Schultz, residence director.

Kaitlyn Sproles, environmental educator and public program coordinator. Sproles is a 2017 Goshen College graduate.

Tom Stuckey, interim vice president for finance. Stuckey is a 1970 Goshen College graduate.

Angela Swartzendruber, co-controller. Swartzendruber is a 2011 Goshen College graduate.

Brody Thomas, performance venue production manager. Thomas is a 2015 Goshen College graduate.

Matt Wimmer, staff accountant, accounts receivable. Wimmer is a 2017 Goshen College graduate.