Learning Assistance Center Specialist
Learning Assistance Center is staffed by educators to give one on one assistance.
Math and Science Learning Skills Specialists
Stephanie Hays is a native of Catawba County. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in mathematics at Lenoir-Rhyne University. She earned a Master of Arts in mathematics education from Appalachian State University. Stephanie taught mathematics at local high schools prior to joining the team at CVCC. She began teaching at CVCC in 2012. She is currently the Transition Center Coordinator and a Math Learning Skills Specialist for the LAC.
(828) 327-7000, ext. 4732
Office: CAD 171
David Propst is a full-time Learning Skills Specialist, working in the Learning Assistance Center on the first floor of the CAD building. He earned a Bachelor of Science in computer science and has a background in industrial automation. David provides learning assistance in physics, math (through calculus I), engineering, networking, computer science (programming C++, Java, Visual C++, etc.), operating systems, and 3D computer graphics (Maya, Blender, etc.). David also provides assistive technology and training on assistive equipment and software for qualified students.
(828) 327-7000, ext. 4384
Office: CAD 160
Randall "Randy" Williams provides tutorial help for accounting and math students. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in accounting at Lenoir-Rhyne College and a Master of Science in accounting from Appalachian State University. Randy has taught or is teaching ACC 120, 121, 140, 150, 220, 221, and 269; MAT 060 and 070. (DMA 010 to DMA 065).
(828) 327-7000, ext. 4524
Office: CAD 170
Joshua Kugel is a full-time Learning Skills Specialist. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Josh provides learning assistance for the classes of chemistry offered at CVCC and biology classes including BIO-111, BIO-112, BIO-163, BIO-168, BIO-169, BIO-175, and BIO-275.
(828) 327-7000, ext 4012
Office: CAD 149