About / Our Staff


Corey Munson ’08
Editor | Assistant Director for Communications & Project Management

Madison Coates ’18
Contributor | Student
Laura Collingwood Laura Collingwood ’02
Contributor | Director for Alumni Relations
Terri Crumley Terri Crumley, DMA
Contributor | Assistant Vice President for Enrollment & Dean of Admissions
Amber Downs ’17
Contributor | Student
Jessica Gortner Jessica Gortner
Contributor | Assistant Vice President for Marketing & Communications
Jason Furler Jason Furler ’95
Contributor | Sports Information Director
Amanda Mayotte ’15
Contributor | Coordinator of Marketing & Media Content
Kristy Raine
Contributor | Librarian & Archivist


Phillip Platz Phillip Platz
Web Editor | Assistant Director for Multimedia Marketing
Dixie Albertson Dixie Albertson
Designer | Assistant Director for Graphic Design

Officers of the Institution

Laurie M. Hamen, J.D.

Doug Brock, CPA
Vice President for Finance

Dr. Robert Callahan
Vice President for Administrative, Enrollment & Student Services

Brenda K. Duello ’96, CRFE
Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations

Dr. Janet Handler

Sr. Shari Sutherland ’71
Vice President for Mission & Ministry

Brandt Worley
Chair, Board of Trustees

Mount Mercy Magazine is published by Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It is mailed free of charge to alumni and friends of the university.

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Mount Mercy University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411