NJC Staff

The College’s dedicated staff members stand ready to assist the nation’s judiciary with innovative programs and services that have become the hallmark of our success.

Executive Office

  • Chad Schmucker, President
  • Lonnie Shodeen, Executive Assistant

Operations Division

Finance Department
  • Patrick Grimes, Chief Financial Officer
  • Dodie Schweitzer, General Accounting Manager
  • Sue DeFuentes, Staff Accountant
  • Katheryn Gardiner, Accounting Assistant
Development/Communications Department
  • Jeanne Hill, Director of Development
  • Robert J. Gabrielli, Grant Writer
  • Karin Morris, Development Assistant
  • Brady Johnson, Marketing & Communications Manager
  • Sheena Britschgi Evans, Fundraising & Technology Manager
  • Jordan Miszlay, Communications Specialist
Technology
  • Tony Scronce, IT/AV Manager – UNR Services
Purchasing
  • Kimberly ChristophersonLogistics Specialist

Academic Division

  • Joy Lyngar, Chief Academic Officer
  • William J. Brunson, Director of Special Projects
  • Joseph Sawyer, Director of Distance Learning
  • Katheryn Yetter, Academic Director
Academic Department
  • Muriel M. Bartlett, Registrar
  • Rebecca Bluemer, Scholarship Coordinator
  • Mary Burdick, Judicial Education Manager
  • Sarah Dahl, Distance Learning Manager
  • Danielle Harris, Distance Learning Manager
  • Sharon Ehlert, Receptionist
  • Melody Luetkehans, Program Attorney
  • Betty Morgan, Course Administrator
  • Colleen Morgan, Course Administrator
  • Crystal Noel, Course Administrator
  • Brenda Pardini, Assistant Registrar
  • Bryan Walker, Judicial Education Manager
  • Kelly L. Zahara, Course Administrator
National Tribal Judicial Center
  • Christine Folsom, Director
  • Ramon Acosta, Program Attorney
  • Charisse Abbie, Tribal Course Administrator