Meet our faculty and staff
Faculty members in Franks School of Education are experienced educators. All have been involved in many positions during their public school careers, and offer you insights based on these experiences. They are knowledgeable and caring educators.
Karen S. Hamilton, Ph.D.
Dean, Franks School of Education
B.Ed. – University of Toledo
M.A. – Bowling Green State University
Ph.D. – University of Toledo
Sally W. Simpson, Ph.D.
B.A. - Colby College
M.S. - Northern Illinois University
Ph.D. - Florida State University
Amy M. Alexander
B.S. - Bowling Green State University
M.Ed. - Bowling Green State University
NBCT - National Board Certified Teacher
Anthony M. Kline , Ph.D.
B.S. -Ball State University
M.A. -Ball State University
Ph. D. -Ball State University
Debra Van Rie, Ph.D.
B.S. - Indiana University
M.A. - Indiana University
Ph.D. Bowling Green State University
Dr. Debra Jones
Franks School of Education Office
A.B.A. - Trine University
B.S.B.A. - Trine University