Thursday – September 19, 2019

MATC Experts Directory

MATC staff are experts in a wide range of areas. MATC's Communications Office staff can assist members of the media reach these experts or others.

Ginny Gnadt, Public Relations Coordinator
414-297-6770 (office); 414-467-7221
gnadtv@matc.edu

 

Animation

Tim Decker, instructor, Visual Communication. Topic: character animation. Telephone: 414-297-7221. E-mail deckertw@matc.edu.

Brian Mennenoh, instructor, Visual Communication. Topic: 3D modeling. Telephone: 414-297-6296. E-mail mennenob@matc.edu.

 

Advertising

Joel Skaja, instructor, creative advertising strategist. Telephone: 414-297-6924. E-mail skajaj@matc.edu.

Craig Smallish, instructor, graphic design. Telephone:  414- 297-7816. E-mail smallisc@matc.edu.

 

Anthropology

Sean Dougherty, instructor, Natural Science. Topics: physical anthropology; paleopathology; biohistory; and bioarcheology of ancient Greece, Rome, Egypt and Near East. Telephone: 414-297-7779, ext. 79892. E-mail doughsp1@matc.edu.

Jaqueline Robinson, instructor, Social Science. Topics: cultural anthropology,cultural dimensions. Telephone: 414-297-8603. E-mail robinjc2@matc.edu. (on sabbatical fall 2019)
 

Apprentice Training

David Polk, associate dean of apprenticeship and trades. Topics: apprentice training, employer-labor partnerships. Telephone: 414-571-4743. E-mail polkdd@matc.edu

 

Audio Production

Jim Reith, instructor, Music. Topic: audio production. Telephone: 414-297-7830. E-mail reithj@matc.edu.
 

Baking and Pastry Arts

Deb Socha, instructor, Baking and Pastry Arts. Topics: science of baking, artisan breads, yeast products, healthy baking, retail baking, troubleshooting recipes. Telephone: 414-297-6860. E-mail sochad@matc.edu.

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Bilingual Education

Arturo Martinez, associate dean, Pre-College Education. Topics: bilingual education at the college and pre-college level. Telephone: 414-297-6803. E-mail martineza@matc.edu.

 

Business Development

Steve Burleson, instructor, E-Commerce/marketing. Topics: e-commerce, e-business, digital technologies, technology trends, sales, leadership, usability, management, virtual management, negotiation, music education, business communication. Telephone: 414-297-7262. E-mail burlesos@matc.edu.

 

Child Care

Sadique Isahaku, dean, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Topics: child care industry, early child development, child care training and certification. Telephone: 414-297-7396. E-mail isahakus@matc.edu.

Toshiba Adams, instructor, Early Childhood. Topics: child development. Telephone: 414-297-7749. E-mail adamst3@matc.edu.

 

College Transfer Programs

Jonathan Feld, associate vice president, student services. Topics: articulation, transfer programs, transfer issues, university partnerships. Telephone: 414-297-6179.  E-mail feldj@matc.edu.

 

Culinary Arts

Paul Carrier, instructor, culinary arts. Topics: chef training, fine cuisine, food service industry, restaurant business, kitchen sanitation. Telephone: 414-297-7862. E-mail carrierp@matc.edu.

John Reiss, instructor, culinary arts. Topics: chef training, fine cuisine, food service industry, restaurant business, kitchen sanitation. Telephone: 414-297-6861. E-mail reissj@matc.edu.

 

Economics

Don Weimer, instructor, Economics. Topics:  personal finance, credit and debt, predatory lending, consumer spending, economics of marriage and relationships, income inequality. Telephone: 414-297-6772. Email weimerd@matc.edu. 
 

Electric Vehicle Conversion

Tim Burch, instructor, Biochemistry. Topics: biochemistry, renewable energy, electric vehicle conversion, pollution, native landscaping. Telephone: 414-297-7439. E-mail burcht@matc.edu.

 

Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTS)

Gregg Leeson, instructor, Emergency Medical Services. Topics: Emergency Medical Technician-Basic, Emergency Medical Technician-Refresher and Emergency Medical Technician-A programs. Telephone: 262-238-2492. Email leesong@matc.edu.
 

Engineering

James Mehail, instructor, mathematics. Topics: computers, physics, math, engineering, electrical intellectual property. Telephone: 414-207-7441. E-mail mehailj@matc.edu.

 

Environmental Health

Kathy Bates, program coordinator and instructor, Environmental Health and Water Technology. Topics: food quality and safety, lead, radon, mold, hazardous and toxic materials, indoor air quality. Telephone: 262-238-2264. Email batesks@matc.edu.

 

Ethics

Gregory Sadler, instructor, Philosophy.  Topics: business and professional ethics; virtue ethics; practical reasoning; emotional intelligence; personal development.  Phone: 917-376-3765.  Email sadlerg@matc.edu.

 

Fire Science

Michael Olinger, instructor, Fire Science. Topics: fire service, hazardous materials response, firefighting activities. Telephone: NA.. E-mail olingerm@matc.edu.

Victor Salbashian, instructor, Fire Science. Topics: arson, fire investigations. Telephone: 414-430-9112. Email salbashv@matc.edu.

 

Genetics, Genetic Counseling

Christine Ryan, instructor, natural science. Topics: genetics, genetics counseling. Telephone: 262-238-2462. E-mail ryancm@matc.edu.

 

Graphic Design

Craig Smallish, instructor, graphic design. Topics: graphic design, design profession. Telephone: 414-297-6252. E-mail smallisc@matc.edu.


Information Technology

Jonathan Arnold, instructor, information technology support. Topics: IT service, support, security. Telephone: 414-571-4607. Email: arnold@matc.edu.

Euriael Jordan, manager, enterprise applications, Information Technology. Topics: IT service and support. Telephone 414-297-6638. Email jordane@matc.edu.

Brian Kirsch, instructor, information technology networking. Topics: IT networking, enterprise networking. Telephone: 414-807-6460. Email: kirschbc@matc.edu.

Joseph Martinez, instructor, information technology security. Topics: IT security. Telephone: (414) 571-4752.  Email: martj375@matc.edu.

 

Intellectual Property

James Mehail, instructor, Mathematics. Topics: computers, physics, math, engineering, electrical intellectual property. Telephone 414-207-7441. E-mail mehailj@matc.edu.
 

International Education

Jonathan Feld, associate vice president, articulation, transfer and international education.  Topics: study abroad/student exchange programs; international student scholarship opportunities; international student internships; developing international programs to enhance professional growth initiatives for students, faculty and staff. Telephone 414-297-6719. E-mail feldj@matc.edu.
 

Internet

Jonathan Meersman, instructor, Visual Communications. Topics: web administration, web page design, web site development, iOS design, eBusiness, mobile design, digital media, emerging technologies. Telephone 414-297-6289. E-mail meersmaj@matc.edu.
 

Manufacturing

Jalal Nuruddin-Ataul, instructor, Machining (CNC setup and operations). Topics: tool & die, machine tools, CNC machining. Telephone: NA.  E-mail nuruddij@matc.edu.

Mona Gauthier,  associate dean, School of Technology and Applied Sciences. Topics: manufacturing training. Telephone 414-297-6815. Email schroeml@matc.edu.

Tom Heraly, instructor, electronics. Topics: electronic technology in manufacturing, electronics, mechatronics. Telephone: (414) 297-7260. Email: heralyt@matc.edu.

Tom Olson, instructor, Machining. Topics: tool & die, machine tools, CNC machining. Telephone 414-297-7281. Email olsont@matc.edu. 
 

Mark Porubsky, instructor, Electronics. Topics: electronic technology in manufacturing. Telephone 414-297-7274. E-mail porubskm@matc.edu.

 

Marketing

Del Wakley, instructor, marketing. Topic: marketing. Telephone: 414-297-6390. Email wakleyd@matc.edu.
 

Steve Burleson, instructor, eBusiness/marketing. Topics: e-commerce, e-business, digital technologies, technology trends, sales, leadership, usability, management, virtual management, negotiation, music education, business communication. Telephone: 414-297-7262. E-mail burlesos@matc.edu.

Emily Lehnen, instructor, eBusiness/marketing. Telephone: 4124-297-7243. E-mail  lehnene@matc.edu.
 

Mathematics

Thomas Geil, instructor, Mathematics. Topic: mathematics. Telephone 414-297-7427. E-mail geilt@matc.edu.
 

Mequon Campus

Wilma Bonaparte, campus vice president. Topics: Mequon Campus programs, students and staff, community partnerships. Telephone 414-297-7396.  E-mail bonaparw@matc.edu.
 

Mobile Design

Jonathan Meersman, instructor, Visual Communications. Topics: iOS design, web design, mobile design, emerging technologies. Telephone: 414-297-6289. E-mail meersmaj@matc.edu.

 

Natural Sciences

Tim Burch, instructor, Biochemistry. Topics: biochemistry, renewable energy, electric vehicle conversion, pollution, native landscaping. Telephone 414-297-7439. E-mail burcht@matc.edu.

 

Christine Ryan, instructor, Natural Science. Topics: genetics, genetics counseling. Telephone 262-238-2462. E-mail ryancm@matc.edu.

 

Music Occupations

Robbi Heighway, instructor, Music. Topics: music occupations, music education. Telephone: 414-297-7378. E-mail heigwar@matc.edu.

 

Oak Creek Campus

Mark Felsheim, vice president, Oak Creek Campus. Topics: Oak Creek Campus programs, students and staff, community partnerships. Telephone 414-571-4616, felsheim@matc.edu. 

 

Physics

James Mehail, instructor, Mathematics. Topics: computers, physics, math, engineering, electrical intellectual property. Telephone: 414-207-7441. E-mail mehailj@matc.edu.
 

Photography

John Glembin, instructor, Photography. Topic: photography. Telephone: 414-297-6497. E-mail glembinj@matc.edu.

 

Police Science

Rick Cole, instructor, Criminal Justice-Law Enforcement. Topics: law enforcement, criminal justice, recruit training. Telephone: 414-571-4572. E-mail colejrr@matc.edu.

Jim Dailey, instructor, Criminal Justice-Law Enforcement. Topics: law enforcement, criminal justice/law enforcement associate degree program. Telephone: 414-571-4704. E-mail daileyj@matc.edu.

Eugene Reyes, director, Police Training, MATC Police Academy. Topics: law enforcement, criminal justice, recruit training. Telephone: 414-571-4572. E-mail reyese21@matc.edu.
 

Political Science

Joe Czarnezki, instructor, Political Science. Topics: local, state and national government and politics, fire and police issues. Telephone 414-378-2000 (daytime), 424-545-5009 (evenings). E-mail czarnezj@matc.edu.
 

Psychology

B. Marco O'Brien, instructor, Psychology. Topics: cross-cultural psychometrics, research methods, vocational rehabilitation, psychological diagnosis. Telephone 414-571-4559. E-mail obrienm@matc.edu.

 

Renewable Energy

Tim Burch, instructor, Biochemistry. Topics: renewable energy, electric vehicle conversion, pollution, biochemistry, native landscaping. Telephone 414-297-7439. E-mail burcht@matc.edu.

 

Social Media

Mark Bergner, instructor, eProduction/television and video production. Topics: Use of video, televsion and YouTube. Telephone: 414-297-7819, bergnerm@matc.edu.

Steve Burleson, instructor, eBusiness/marketing. Topics: e-commerce, e-business, digital technologies, technology trends, sales, leadership, usability, management, virtual management, negotiation, music education, business communication. Telephone: 414-297-7262. E-mail burlesos@matc.edu.

Emily Lehnen, instructor, eBusiness/marketing. Telephone: 414-297-7243. Email lehnene@matc.edu.
 

Technical Occupations

Mona Gauthier,  associate dean, School of Technology and Applied Sciences. Topics: manufacturing training. Telephone 414-297-6815. E-mail schroeml@matc.edu.

Alfredo Luna, associate dean/director, School of Technolo9gy and Applied Sciences. Topics: manufacturing, construction. Telephone: 414-297-6280. E-mail lunaa@matc.edu.

 

Telecommunications

Steve Burleson, instructor, E-Commerce/Web administration. Topics: e-commerce, e-business, digital technologies, technology trends, sales, leadership, usability, management, virtual management, negotiation, music education, business communication. Telephone 414-570-4463. E-mail burlesos@matc.edu.

 

Television and Video Production

Mark Bergner, instructor, eProduction/television and video production. Topics: Use of video, televsion and YouTube. Telephone: 414-297-7819, bergnerm@matc.edu.

Bohdan Zachary, general manager, Milwaukee Public Television. Topics: public television, TV and video production, new and emerging digital technologies. Telephone 414-297-7661. E-mail zacharyb@matc.edu.

Kevin Pulz, instructor, television and video production; producer/director, Milwaukee Public Television. Topics: TV and video production, live/field broadcasting, program producing, videotape editing, documentary production, high-definition production, broadcasting in society, new and emerging digital video technologies. Telephone 414-297-7533. E-mail pulzk@matc.edu.

 

Transfer Programs

Jonathan Feld, associate vice president, student services.Topics: articulation, transfer programs, transfer issues, university partnerships. Telephone: 414-297-6179.  E-mail feldj@matc.edu.
 

Video Game Development

Michael Anderson, instructor, Computer Simulation and Gaming. Topic: video game programming. Telephone: 414-297-6559. E-mail andersmj@matc.edu.

Emil Harmsen, instructor, Visual Communications. Topic: game development. Telephone: 414-297-7884. E-mail harmsene@matc.edu.
 

Video

Mark Bergner, instructor, eProduction/television and video production. Topics: Use of video, televsion and YouTube. Telephone: 414-297-7819, bergnerm@matc.edu.

 

Visual Communications

John Glembin, instructor, Photography. Topic: photography. Telephone: 414-297-6497. E-mail glembinj@matc.edu.

David Thomas, instructor, Visual Communications, Computer Graphics. Topics: visual communications, computer graphics. Telephone: 414-297-8362. E-mail thomasdp@matc.edu.

 

Water Resources

Kathy Bates, program coordinator and instructor, Environmental Health and Water Technology. Topics: freshwater ecosystems, water treatment and operations (municipal, industrial and private systems). Telephone: 262-238-2264. Email batesks@matc.edu.

 

West Allis Campus

Richard Busalacchi, acting campus vice president. Topics: West Allis Campus programs, students and staff, community partnerships. Telephone 414-297-6969. E-mail busalacr@matc.edu.

 

Workforce Development

LIsa Reid, director, business development, Workforce Solutions. Workforce training, business and industry contracts, economic development. Telephone: 414-297-6083. E-mail reidlk@matc.edu.