DEPARTMENTS AND PEOPLE

ADMINISTRATION;                             (406) 338-5441
STUDENT SERVICES; (406) 338-5421
ACADEMIC AFFAIRS; (406) 338-5411
VOCATIONAL EDUCATION BUILDING; (406)-338-5111
BLACKFEET CHILD CARE; (406)-338-5189

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Mr. Stan Juneau, Chairperson
MrTom Blackweasel, Member
Mr. Clifford Kicking Woman, Member
Mr. Joe Arrowtop, Member
Ms. Mary E. Racine, Vice-Chairperson
ASBCC Student Body President, Member

SENIOR ADMINISTRATORS

Ms. Carol Murray, President
Mr. William Henderson, Dean, Academic Affairs
Mr. Robert "Bob" Tailfeathers, Dean, Student Services
Mr. Donald Pepion,Director, Vocational Education
Mr. Keith "Ike" Heavy Runner, Business Manager


Blackfeet Community College Personnel

ADMINISTRATION

Ms. Carol Murray, 1982, President
M.Ed., Adult and Higher Education, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1988
B.A., Elementary Education, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1982
A.A., General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1982

Ms. Dana L. Pemberton, 1990, Executive Secretary,
A.S., Secretarial Administration, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1993
Certificate, Basic Carpentry, BCC, 1982,
Certificate, Small Engine Repair, BCC, 1982

Ms. Lola Wippert, 1993, Administrative Assistant to the President
A.S., Business Management, Spokane Community College, Spokane, WA, 1989

ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

FULL-TIME FACULTY

Mr. William G. Henderson, 1991, Dean of Academic Affairs
M.A., Higher Education, emphasis in Native American Education,
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 1990
B.A., Pol-Sci/Prelaw, Minor-Native American Studies,
University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1989

Ms. Beverly Atwell, 1985, Secretarial Science
Ed. D., Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1989
M. Ed., University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1968
B.S., University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1959

Ms. Rose M. Burd, 1991, Executive Secretary
A.A.S., General Studies,Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1992
A.A.S., Medical Secretary, BCC, 1992
A.A.S., Legal Secretary, BCC, 1992
A.A.S., Secretarial Administration, BCC, 1991
Certificate, Clerk Typist, BCC, 1991

Ms. Debra Davis, 1985, Business Management Instructor/ Bookstore Manager
M.S., Business Education, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1989
B.S., Business, MSU, 1981

Mr. George Heavy Runner, 1989, Library Aide/Telecommunication Technician
A.A, General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1982

Ms. Helen Horn, 1983, Administrative Assistant A.A., General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1992

Mr. Lester Johnson, 1994, Communications, Fine Arts and Humanities Chairperson
B.A., English, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1994

Ms. Carmen Marceau, 1993, Director, Teacher Training Program
M.E., Education, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1972
B.S., Elementary Education, Northern Montana College, Havre, MT, 1957

Mr. John Murray, 1993, Blackfeet Studies Instructor
M.Ed., Adult and Community, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1991
B.A., Philosophy; minor in Native American Studies, MSU, 1989
A.A.,Blackfeet Bilingual Education, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1987
A.A.General Studies, BCC, 1987

Mr. William Nichols, 1990, Life Science Instructor
M.S. Ed., Physiology, University of Texas, Tyler, TX, 1993
B.S., Education & Health,Stephen F. Austin State, Nacodoches, TX, 1979

Mr. Marvin Weatherwax, 1994, Blackfeet Studies Chairperson

Ms. Cheryl Woolsey, 1991, Early Childhood Education Instructor
M.A., Education; emphasis in Early Childhood,
Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI, 1978
B.S., Early Childhood Education, Southern Missionary College, Collegedale, TN 1977

PART-TIME FACULTY


Approximately thirty part-time faculty are hired each quarter to complement course offerings.
A complete list of instructors and their qualifications is maintained in the Academic Affairs
office.

SPIRIT OF THE CIRCLE

Ms. Julene Kennerly, 1995, Project Director
M.O.L., Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
B.S. Sociology, Concentration Social Work, College of Great Falls, Great Falls, MT
A.S. Human Services, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT
Civil Service Administration Certification, New York, NY
Administration Certification, IHS, Development Association, Denver, CO

Ms. Darlene Peterson, 1995, Administrative Assistant/ Secretary
Haskell Jr. College,
Lawrence, KS
Great Falls Secretarial School,
Great Falls, MT

Ms. Sheila Rutherford, 1995, Counselor
M.A., Mental Health Counseling, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
B.S., Family Science, MSU

Ms. Brenda Olson, 1995, Counselor
M.A., Mental Health Counseling, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
B.A., Home Economics, Emphasis Family Science, MSU

Ms. Nadine K. LaPlant, 1995, Social Worker
B.S.W., University of Montana, Missoula, MT
A.A., General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT

Ms. Patricia Smith, 1995, Social Worker
B.S.W., University of Montana, Missoula, MT
A.A., Human Services, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT

Ms. Linda Juneau, 1995, Community Activities Coordinator
A.A., Hospitality and Management, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT

Ms. Nadine Sullivan, 1995, Child Care Provider
A.S., General Studies, Blackfeet Community College,
Browning, MT, 1995

Ms. Jean Sue Murray, 1995, Child Care Provider
A.A., Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT
Ms. Molly Kicking Woman, 1995, Grandmother Mentor, Traditional Blackfeet Grandmother

Ms. Beverly Kittson, 1995, Grandmother Mentor,
Traditional Blackfeet Grandmother

Ms. Alma Pemberton, 1995, Grandmother Mentor, Traditional Blackfeet Grandmother
A.A., Blackfeet Bilingual Education, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1993

Ms. Thelma Rides At The Door, 1995, Grandmother Mentor,
Traditional Blackfeet Grandmother
A.A., General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT
A.A., Bilingual Education, BCC
A.A., Cosmetology, Walla Walla Community College, Walla Walla, WA
A.A., Drug and Alcohol, NWTI, Seattle, WA

Ms. Betty A. Whitford, 1995, Grandmother Mentor,
Traditional Blackfeet Grandmother

STUDENT SERVICES

Mr. Robert "Bob" Tailfeathers, 1987, Dean of Student Services
B.S., Sociology, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1980

Administrative Assistant, Academic Enrichment Services, Vacant

Ms. Bonita Begay, 1989, Financial Aid Technician
A.A.S., Secretarial Administration, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1993
Secretarial Training, AVCO Manpower Training Program, Glasgow, MT, 1970

Ms. Margaret Bird, 1995, Financial Aid Officer
B.S., Business Education, Eastern Montana College, Billings, MT, 1976

Coordinator, Educational Opportunity Center, Vacant

Ms. Jan Haemig, 1995, Developmental Writing/Reading Instructor
Certificate, English and Reading, University of Great Falls, Great Falls, MT, 1993
B.A., English Literature, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN, 1971

Ms. Donna Hoyt-Kennerly, 1995, Academic Enrichment Services Director

Ms. Marietta F. King, 1994, Academic Enrichment Services Counselor,
M.H.S., Counseling Psychology, College of Great Falls,Great Falls, MT, 1995
B.A., Criminal Justice, CGF, 1991
A.A.S., Human Services, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1989

Ms. Deana McNabb, 1983, Registrar/Admissions Officer,
M.Ed., Guidance & Counseling, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1974
B.A., Social Work, UM, 1973

Ms. Fern Shoots First, 1994, Executive Secretary
A.A. - General Studies, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1988

Tutor Coordinator/Math Instructor, Academic Enrichment Services, Vacant

Mr. Gilbert Wall, 1994, Financial Aid Assistant

BUSINESS OFFICE

Mr. Keith "Ike" Heavy Runner, 1978, Business Manager
Haskell Indian Jr. College, Lawrence, KS, 1976

Ms. Jennifer Burns, 1991, Payroll Clerk/Grants & Contracts Monitor
A.A.S., Secretarial Science, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT,1989
Certificate, Clerk Typist, BCC, 1989
Ms. Tammie Carlson, 1995, Student Billing Clerk/Business Office Receptionist

Ms. Mary Kennerly, 1995, Accounts Payable Clerk
A.A.S., Secretarial Administration, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1990
A.S., Office Education, BCC, 1990
A.A., Business Management, BCC, 1990

VOCATIONAL EDUCATION

Mr. Alvin Crawford, 1993, Building Trades Instructor
A.A. S. Construction Technology, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, (candidate).
Journeyman's License, Carpentry, BCC, 1993
Certificate, Building Trades, BCC, 1992

Mr. Ron LaDue, 1989, Health, Wellness and Counseling Instructor
Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, State of Montana, 1989
B.S., Business Administration, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1984

Ms. Lenore Matt, 1993, Secretary
A.A.S., Secretarial Administration, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1994
Certificate, Clerk Typist, BCC, 1994

Ms. Zana McDonald, 1991, Hospitality/Tourism Instructor
B.S., Business Administration; emphasis in Accounting,
University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 1986
A.S., Business Management, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1983
A.A., Human Services, BCC, 1982
A.A., General Studies, BCC, 1982

Mr. Donald Pepion, 1993, Counselor/ Instructor
M. Ed, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1979
Bachelors of Individualized Studies (BS/Mgmt/Sociology),
New Mexico State University, NM, 1973
Certificate, Business Administration and Accounting,
Billings Business College, Billings, MT, 1965

Mr. William Powell, 1988, Apprenticeship/Placement Officer
Journeyman's License, Carpentry, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1993
A.A.S., Construction Technology, BCC, 1993
Certificate, Building Trades, BCC, 1992
A.A., General Studies, BCC, 1989

Mr. Sam Salway, 1988, Construction Technology Instructor
Journeyman's License, Carpentry, Blackfeet Community College, Browning, MT, 1993
A.A., General Studies, BCC, 1993
AUTO CAD, Level Two, Northern Montana College, Havre, MT 1992
Certificate, Building Trades, Helena, Vo-Tech,
Helena, MT, 1973

Mr. Terry Tatsey, 1993, Natural Resource Management Instructor
Business Aministration, Haskell, Indian College College, Lawrence, KS, 1981
Farm/Ranch Management, Northern Montana College, Havre, MT, 1980

Ms. Debra Upham, 1993, Special Populations Counselor
Partners in Policy Making, State of Montana Developmental Disabilities
Planning and Advisory Council.
B.S., Human Services, Eastern Montana College, Billings, MT, 1993

PLANT MANAGEMENT

Mr. Ron Kennerly, 1994, Maintenance Assistant

Mr. Kenneth Old Person, 1983, Maintenance Supervisor

Mr. Pete Villa, 1985, Maintenance Assistant

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