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 log into your myDMACC to view your assigned Academic Advisor.

Name & Title Location Phone Email
Dr. Jeanie McCarville-Kerber
Executive Academic Dean
District Wide 515-964-6394
Dustyn Dickhaut
Associate Academic Dean
District Wide 515-965-7051
Sydnee Ruhl
Enrollment Advisor
District Wide 515-964-6861
Sue Mixdorf
Pathway Navigator
District Wide 515-964-6651
Kate Chandler-Ernst
Academic Advisor
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-248-7255
Val Enenbach
Academic Advisor
DMACC Carroll 712-792-8331
Katy Huston
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ames Hunziker Center 515-663-6700
Jennifer Julich
Academic Advisor
DMACC West Des Moines 515-633-2405
Allison Kipp
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ankeny 515-964-6467
Jocelyn Kovarik
Academic Advisor
DMACC Boone 515-433-5209
Kris Markham
Academic Advisor
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-697-7737
Ivon Mihura
Academic Advisor
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-248-7514
Abbie Moffatt
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ankeny 515-964-6200
Erin Neumann
Academic Advisor
DMACC Boone 515-433-5037
Connie Saenz
Academic Advisor
DMACC Perry VanKirk 515-419-9030
Blake Sandquist
Academic Advisor
DMACC Boone 515-433-5213
Jody Stiles
Academic Advisor
DMACC Newton 641-791-1722
Teresa Tripp
Academic Advisor
DMACC Newton 641-791-1724
Raquel Zuniga
Academic Advisor
DMACC Ankeny 515-965-7359
Heidi Sisler
Student Support - Enrollment & Financial Aid
DMACC Des Moines/Urban 515-248-7239