University College

Meet our Staff

Our professionals seek to collaborate with the faculty to foster a culture of learning and shared expertise and, it is within this partnership we find strength to help students meet their needs. Our doors are open, let us help you open yours.

Our mission

To promote the success of all students by providing comprehensive programs and services that advance academic achievement and personal development.

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11


Kevin Kehl

Kevin Kehl, Ed.D.
Dean, University College

Lauren Boone

Lauren Boone, M.A.
Assistant Professor, Director of English as a Second Language

Heath Carpenter

Heath Carpenter, Ph.D.
Director of Interdisciplinary Studies, Associate Professor of English

Caitlin Denton

Caitlin Denton
Assistant Director of First Year Students and Students in Transition

Tannon Davis

Tannon Davis, M.B.A.
Director, University Studies

Jacob Farr

Jacob Farr, Ed.S.
Assistant Director, Career and Employer Engagement

Briana Hatfield

Briana Hatfield
Assistant Director, McNair Scholars

Lara Lauterbach

Lara Lauterbach Ed.S.
Assistant Director, Career and Vocational Exploration

Rachel Lewis

Rachel Lewis
Administrative Coordinator, University College

Lolita Meredith

Lolita Meredith, M.S.
Director, McNair Scholars

Stephanie O'Brian

Stephanie O'Brian, Ed.S., LPC
Director, Upward Bound

Scott Palmer

Scott Palmer, B.S.
Academic Coordinator, Upward Bound

Darla Phillips

Darla Phillips, M.Ed.
Director, Academic Resource Services

LaNelle Stamps

Jessica Dunning, M.B.A.
Services Coordinator, Upward Bound

LaNelle Stamps

Madeline Roseke
Communication and Events Coordinator, University College

Contact Us

Location: Student Center Room 236

Mailing address:
Harding University
University College
Box 10749
Searcy AR 72149-5615