Social Work Faculty

Advises Students (Last Name)

Teresa Beadlescomb (H243)

(989) 964-4536

A - C

Vanessa Brooks-Herd (H242)              

(989) 964-7254

D – G

Denise Dedman (H253)

 (989) 964-2591

H – J

Mark Giesler (H238)

(989) 964-2053

K - M

Cathy Macomber (H240)                                   

 (989) 964-7136

N – R

Matthew Mitchell (H237)

(989) 964-4537

S – T

Michael Heron (H241)

(989) 964-4626

U - Z

Kim Johnson (EN 235)

Field Education Coordinator

(989) 964-2547

Field Education

Lucy Mercier (H245)                               

 (989) 964-4077

Department Chair

Please see Ted Lind (H255) for pre-major / Gen Ed advising.  For course advising and registration questions, please see open advising schedule posted for Social Work.                                                                                                                                      5/13/14


Department of Social Work & Youth Services

Faculty are available for professional and career advising for those in the social work major / youth services minor.

Advising assignments by program are distributed according to the first initial of your last name. To schedule an appointment with your faculty advisor, please contact them directly by phone or by email.

Students who are freshmen or sophomores are considered to be pre-social work majors and may contact the Academic Advisement Center (117 Wickes Hall, 964-4286, aacsvsu@edu for assistance) as well as Ted Lind in the College of Health and Human Services at 989 964 4517 or 


Open Academic Advising

Hours for open advising will change each semester


Winter Advising Hours

Monday                          230-330                          H 243          
Tuesday                         2-3                                   H240            
Wednesday                    9-10                               H241           
Thursday                        10-11                             H237