Graduate School Staff Directory

Administration

Interim DeanDr. Marie Hoepfl

hoepflmc@appstate.edu 
828-262-2691

Interim Associate DeanDr. Ross Gosky

goskyrm@appstate.edu 
828-262-2690

Business Officer and Executive Assistant to the DeanMarty Hall

hallml4@appstate.edu 
828-262-2693

Director, Graduate Student Life (Support Services)Laura Padgett

padgettlc@appstate.edu 
828-262-6178


Staff Contacts by Function

ADMISSIONS FUNCTIONS (now housed within Appalachian's Enrollment Management unit)

  
Admissions Questions / Director, Graduate AdmissionsDontrell Parson

gradadmissions@appstate.edu 
828-262-8350

Admissions Application Processing / Associate Director, Graduate AdmissionsVictoria Carlberg

carlbergvs@appstate.edu 
828-262-7133

Graduate Student AmbassadorsKelly Burkett

 kb22293@appstate.edu 
828-262-2175

Graduate Admissions Program SpecialistDenise de Ribert

deribertda@appstate.edu
828-262-7334

Graduate Readmission Anna Basnight

basnightal@appstate.edu 
828-262-2131

ENROLLED STUDENT SERVICES FUNCTIONS

  
Student Professional Development, Commencement / Director, Graduate Student Life ServicesLaura Padgettpadgettlc@appstate.edu 
828-262-6178

New Student Orientation, Student Workshops, Graduate Student Life Questions
 

gradschool@appstate.edu 
828-262-6178

Degree and Certificate Programs, DegreeWorks, Internships, Change of Program, Late Course Add/Drop, Graduation AuditsCharity Chicoine

chicoinecl@appstate.edu 
828-262-6438

Special Course Forms, Thesis/Dissertation Processing,  Ben Wilson

wilsonbr@appstate.edu 
828-262-2765

Course OverloadsTeresa Greene

greenetm1@appstate.edu 
828-262-2695

Residency QuestionsAnna Basnightgradresidency@appstate.edu

BUSINESS AND FINANCE FUNCTIONS

  
Assistanstships (GRA, GAA, GRAM); GSGA Research and Travel Award ProcessingTeresa Greene

greenetm1@appstate.edu 
828-262-2695

Assistantships (GTFA, GTA); Grants, Scholarships, & FellowshipsMonica Rose

rosemd@appstate.edu 
828-262-2173

Graduate Online Program Course SchedulingRegistrar's Office

regteam@appstate.edu 

Data Analytics and Reporting, DegreeWorks, Bulletin Updates, IT Support, and WebsiteAnna Basnight

basnightal@appstate.edu 
828-262-2131

Administrative Financial Transactions, Graduate Faculty Membership & Dean's CalendarMarty Hall

hallml4@appstate.edu 
828-262-2693

GSGA (Graduate Student Government Association)Ross Gosky

goskyrm@appstate.edu 
828-262-2690

Graduate AP&P Support and Proposal ProcessingLaura Padgett

padgettlc@appstate.edu 
828-262-6178