Faculty

MMI employs highly qualified faculty who are dedicated to the success of their students.  Eighty percent of the faculty members are full-time, and out of 26 faculty, 11 have terminal degrees.

Eric Allison

Computer Science Instructor (Adjunct)

B.S., Jacksonville State University

M.S., Nova Southeastern University

Joyce Allison

Developmental Math & SAT/ACT Prep Instructor

B.A., Western Kentucky University

Cassandra Boze

English Instructor

B.A., University of Arkansas - Fort Smith

M.A., Auburn University

M.A., University of Arkansas

Kirtley Brown

Criminal Justice Instructor

B.S., University of Alabama

J.D., University of Alabama

LaJaycee Brown

Business Instructor (Adjunct)

B.S., Wayne State University

MBA, Strayer University

Beatriz Castro-Nail

Spanish & Humanities Instructor

B.A., Universidad del Quindio, Colombia

MATL, University of Southern Mississippi

Brenda Cook

Director, Counseling

B.S., Judson College

M.S., Troy University

Dr. Mark Doyle

Department Chair, Humanities and English Instructor

B.S., Virginia Military Institute

M.B.A., The College of William and Mary

M.A., The College of Saint Rose

Ph.D., Indiana University

CAPT R. Todd Gatlin, USCG

Mathematics Instructor

B.S., Troy State University

M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Carol Hughes

Chemistry Lab and Library Assistant

B.S., Judson College

M.Ed., University of Montevallo

Dr. Thomas Hock

Biology Instructor

B.S. Florida State University

M.S., Florida State University

Ph.D, University of Alabama - Birmingham

David P. Ivey

Department Chair, History and Social Science, Psychology & Sociology Instructor

A.A., Marion Military Institute

B.S., Judson College

M.S., University of West Alabama

Camie Jones

Coordinator, Developmental Education and Mathematics Instructor

B.S., Auburn University

M.Ed., Troy University

Rachel Jones

English Instructor

B.A., Gardner-Webb University

M.A., University of Alabama

LCDR Curtis Meisenheimer, USN (Ret)

Physics Instructor

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles

M.S., Naval Postgraduate School

Nichole Peacock

English Instructor

B.A. Huntingdon College

M.A. University of Montevallo

Ashley Plummer

Director of Library Services

B.A., Judson College

M.A. University of Montevallo

M.A. University of West Alabama

Joy K. Roche

Biology Instructor

B.S., Towson State University

M.S., Towson State University

Dr. David Spewak

Philosophy Instructor

B.A. University of Valley Forge

M. Phil. University of Glasgow

M.A. University of California, Santa Barbara

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara

Dr. Rankin Sherling

History Instructor

B.A., University of Mississippi

M.A., University of Mississippi

Ph.D., Queen’s University

Dr. J.W. Sam Stevenson

Department Chair, Mathematics & Natural Science and Chemistry Instructor

B.S., Northern Arizona University

Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Deborra L. Street

Band Diector, Chorus & Theater Instructor

B.M.E., Troy State University

M.S., Troy State University

Ed.S., Troy State University

MAJ Brant Thomason

History Instructor

B.S., University of Montevallo

M.A., University of Alabama

M.Ed., University of Georgia

Buffy Walters

Art Instructor

B.A., Auburn University

M.F.A., University of Alabama

Charles Wright

English Instructor & Tennis Coach

B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

M.A., Slippery Rock University

Dr. Xiaoli Yang

Mathematics Instructor

B.S., Yunnan Normal University, China

M.S., East China Normal University

Ph.D., University of Alabama