Faculty & Staff Directory - Springfield Campus

The following is an alphabetical listing of those involved with Forest Institute.

Please click on the individual's name for more information.

Administrative Assistant to Academic Affairs
 
(417) 893-7904
Associate Professor
Director of Marriage & Family Therapy Program
LMFT

(417) 893-7966
International Student Coordinator
Registrar
 
(417) 893-7936
Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Neuropsychology Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic and Clinical Neuropsychology
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 893-7961
Chief Financial Officer and Controller
Certified Public Accountant
 
(417) 893-7995
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
Licensed Marital & Family Therapist

(417) 893-7960
jgonzalez@forest.edu
Renae Courtney, Psy.D.Assistant Professor
Director of MACL Program
AASECT Certified Sex Therapist

(417) 893-7978
gholczer@forest.edu
Associate Professor
Licensed Psychologist
 
(417) 893-7963
Donn Kaiser, PhDFull Professor

(417) 893-7980
dkaiser@forest.edu
Accounts Payable and Receivable

(417) 893-7982
pkeith@forest.edu
Executive Vice President for Accreditation and Operations
Equal Opportunities Officer
 
(417) 893-7900
marciej@forest.edu
Assistant Professor
Coordinator of Primary Care Concentration
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7979
Assistant Professor
Licensed Psychologist
 
(417) 893-7950
Director of Clinical Training
Associate Professor
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7983
Director Murney Internship Program
Full Professor
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 893-7981
aparkhurst@forest.edu
Associate Professor by Distinction
Coordinator of Forensic Concentration
Board Certified in Forensic Psychology
Licensed Psychologist

Dean of the Doctoral Program
Associate Professor
Coordinator of Underserved Populations Program
NHSC Campus & Community Ambassador
Licensed Psychologist
(417) 893-7965 | bpowers@forest.edu
Associate Professor

 
(417) 893-7986
Support Coordinator for Persons with Disabilities
Master’s Programs Advisor
 
(417) 893-7931
Assistant Professor
Research Specialist
 
(417) 893-7962
bspray@forest.edu
Coordinator of Financial Aid

(417) 893-7934
atate@forest.edu
Full Professor
Research Center Director
Licensed Psychologist (MO)

(417) 761-5015
pthomlinson@forest.edu
President
Assistant Professor

(417) 893-7905
Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Child and Adolescent Program
Licensed Psychologist

(417) 893-7964
Dean of Master’s Programs
Chief Academic Officer
Associate Professor
Director of ABA Program
Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral®
Licensed Behavior Analyst
(417) 893-7976