Deanna Brady (beginning August 2016)

Director of the Graduate Program in Education and Professor of Education

  • Ed.D., University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.A., California State University, Long Beach
  • B.A., California State University, Long Beach

Dr. Brady teaches EDUG 543, 547, 550, the reading component for the multiple subject students.

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Magali (Mikki) Gil

Professor of Education and Anthropology

  • Ph.D., Social Sciences, School of Social Sciences, University of California, Irvine
  • M.A., Social Sciences, School of Social Sciences, University of California, Irvine
  • M.A., Latin American Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
  • B.A., History/Anthropology, Hunter College, New York
  • Professional Administrative Services Credential (Tier 1-11)
  • Life Standard Teaching Credential, Social Science and Humanities
  • CLAD Certificate

Dr. Gil teaches: ANTH/ENGL 453, Language, Culture and Linguistics; MA core EDUG 606, Introduction to Educational Research; EDUG 610, Assessment and Evaluation.

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Sylvia Kane

Associate Professor of Education

  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
  • M.A., Education, California State University at Los Angeles, CA
  • B.A., California State University at Los Angeles, CA
  • Clear Multiple Subject Credential
  • CLAD Certificate
  • Clear Specialist Instruction, Reading and Language Arts

Dr. Kane teaches the Single Subject Curriculum and Instruction cohort.

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Vivian Mun

Assistant Professor of Education

  • Ed.D., Educational Leadership, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • M.A., Educational Administration, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
  • M.A., Education, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • B.A., UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Mun teaches the Multiple Subject Curriculum and Instruction cohort.

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Becky Spady

Assistant Professor of Education

  • M.A., Education, Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, CA
  • B.A., California State University, Fullerton, CA

Professor Spady teaches the online MA courses.

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Adjunct Professors

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Jennifer Tuttle
TPA Coordinator

Jennifer received a Clear Multiple Subject Credential from Concordia University and a B.A. in Political Science from UC Irvine.

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Ken Killian

Liberal Studies faculty member and instructor of the pre-requisite class EDUC 315, Teaching in a Multicultural Setting, EDUG 565, Use of Computers in the Classroom and the Clear Credential class EDUG 576, Advanced Use of Technology to Support Student Learning. He holds an M.S. from Indiana State University and a B.A. from Sterling College.

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Sharon Lockett

Instructor of Single Subject reading course, EDUG 548. She holds an M.S. from California State University, Fullerton, and a B.A. from Point Loma Nazarene University.

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Sheri McDonald

Instructor of Single Subject reading course, EDUG 544 and EDUG 551. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California, a M.S. from California State University, Fullerton, and a B.A. from University of California, Irvine.

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Mike McGuire

Lead university supervisor of student teachers. He holds an M. Ed. from University of La Verne and B.A. from Southern California College (Vanguard University).

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Renee Rose

Instructor of EDUG 609, Curriculum Design and Instruction. She holds an M.A. in Education from Pepperdine University and B.A. from Vanguard University.

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Bonnie Swann

Instructor of EDUG 574, Advanced Study of Teaching Special Populations and three of the Teacher Leadership courses including EDUG 612, Theories of Learning and Teaching. She holds an M.A. in Education from California State University, Fullerton; and B.A. from Temple Buell College.

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Staff

Randee Loya

Randee Loya

Credential Analyst and Student Teaching Coordinator for the Graduate Program in Education

Randee holds a B.A. in Sociology with a minor in Counseling from San Francisco State University and an M.A. in Education, with an emphasis in Higher Education Administration from New York University. Her responsibilities include interviewing all incoming students, serving as the lead academic advisor to credential students, coordinating student teaching placements and recommends candidates for their CA Teaching Credential. She is a member of the Teacher Education Advisory Council and Credential Analysts and Counselors of California (CCAC). Randee has been working at Vanguard University since 2010.

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Teresa Dovel

Program and Accreditation Coordinator of the Graduate Program in Education

Teresa holds a B.S. in Education from Abilene Christian University and an M.A. in Education, with an emphasis in Teacher Leadership from Vanguard University. Her responsibilities include interviewing all incoming students, advising MA in Education students and office manager. She utilizes her organizational skills to develop systems for overall program management and provides personalized support to teaching credential and MA students. She is a member of the Teacher Education Advisory Council and Credential Analysts and Counselors of California (CCAC). Teresa has been working at Vanguard University since 2005.

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Shelley Vaters

Administrative Assistant for the Graduate Program in Education

Shelley is currently pursuing her Business degree through Vanguard’s Professional Studies program. She is a Southern California native and along with her husband Karl, have pastored Cornerstone Christian Fellowship in Fountain Valley for 23 years. Together they have started the ministry, New Small Church with Karl’s book, The Grasshopper Myth.

Shelley has been at Vanguard since 2003 in Liberal Studies, Child Development and Graduate Education.

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