Pathway Success Team

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Academic Dean: Academic Deans at DMACC ensure curricular standards and support students' classroom learning environments by serving as a liaison between DMACC leadership, students, instructors, and staff.

Enrollment Advisors: The Enrollment Advisor at DMACC assists students with understanding DMACC programs and related Pathways, completing DMACC program enrollment requirements, and finishing the application process.

Pathway Navigators: Pathway Navigators provide extra support for students by offering personal, educational, and career supports using financial and community resources to assist in removing barriers both in and out of the classroom.

Academic Advisors: An Academic Advisor helps students in all phases of academic and career planning, including program and course information, scheduling, registration, transfer requirements, articulations with other educational institutions, academic improvement plans, and graduation requirements. Current students can log into your myDMACC to view your assigned Academic Advisor.

Name & Title Location Phone Email
Dr. Jenny Foster
Executive Academic Dean
District Wide 515-964-6692
Andrew Neuendorf
Associate Academic Dean
District Wide 515-964-7126
Jon Frank
Enrollment Advisor
District Wide 515-964-6353
Matt Schneiderman
Pathway Navigator
District Wide 515-965-6024
Lori Card
Pathway Navigator
DMACC Transporation Institute 515-965-7160
Jean Ostrander
Pathway Navigator
DMACC Boone 515-432-7203
Sean Hartnett
Academic Advisor
DMACC Newton 641-791-1723
Katy Huston
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ames Hunziker Center 515-663-6700
Jim Koopman
Academic Advisor
DMACC West Des Moines 515-633-2412
Jocelyn Kovarik
Academic Advisor
DMACC Boone 515-433-5209
Jordan Lewton
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ankeny 515-965-7149
Kris Markham
Academic Advisor
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-697-7737
Marc Renning
Academic Advisor
DMACC Carroll 712-792-8323
Connie Saenz
Academic Advisor
DMACC Perry VanKirk 515-419-9030
Heidi Sisler
Student Support - Enrollment & Financial Aid
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-248-7239