Gary Campus

Deidre Lacey-Blackwell
Deidre Lacey-Blackwell
Lead Tutor
Deidre graduated from Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and San Diego State University with a Master of Arts degree in Education/Counseling. She joined the Ivy Tech tutoring staff in Fall 2012 as a Lead Tutor, specializing in Social Sciences and Reading. Prior to working at Ivy Tech, she served the academic as well as emotional needs of students in California, Washington, Texas and Illinois before moving to Indiana in 2011. Deidre is an avid sports enthusiast and enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons. "I look forward to meeting the Ivy Tech students and helping them achieve academic success."
Lyndee Goverts
Lyndee Goverts
Lead Tutor
Lyndee is currently a student at IUN studying Math and Math Education. She holds an Associates of Sciences degree in math from Cottey College and plans on graduating from IUN in 2015 with her double bachelor's degree. Lyndee has been tutoring for three years at IUN in the math lab.
Alexander Claussen
Alexander Claussen
Tutor
Alex is currently a student at Indiana University Northwest and in their Secondary Education program. His goal is to become a high school math teacher to help students succeed in their careers. He tutors in Math, Science, and English.
Stephen Field
Stephen Field
Tutor
Stephen is currently attending PUC to complete a degree in Computer and Electronic engineering. He enjoys teaching Chemistry, Math, Life Science, and Physics. Stephen says, “Please come in early to the tutoring center, so we can both learn and have a good time. I am looking forward to seeing you”.
Suzanne Heath
Suzanne Heath
Tutor
Suzanne Heath has been teaching and tutoring at Ivy Tech for three years. Before this, she owned three Dunkin Donut shops and taught high school Literature. A memorable experience was traveling to England, seeing “Poets’ Corner” and visiting a Dunkin Donut shop in London. She is a nationally published writer and has a passion for the Arts. She has two degrees in English/Education and is working towards another advanced degree at Valparaiso University in Communications. She specializes in tutoring English Composition, Reading, Research Skills, Compass Prep, and Computer Skills.
Theodore Hiemstra
Theodore Hiemstra
Tutor
Ted is a junior at Purdue University Calumet. He is studying for his Bachelor of Biological Science degree with a Pre-Medical Emphasis. He has been with Ivy Tech as a tutor since October 2012. He has an extensive list of experience as a student researcher and observer. He has received numerous certifications related to the medical field. He is also an active member in several school clubs or associations. He was awarded the 2011-2012 Top Biology Student Award in BIOL 33300 Ecology. Ted tutors in Math, Chemistry, Biology, and Anatomy and Physiology.
Elvyra Hindson
Elvyra Hindson
Tutor
Before I came to America (10 years ago), I was studying veterinary medicine in the Lithuanian Veterinary Academy. Currently I am an Ivy tech student and I know how difficult it is to study, work, and take care of your family at the same time. I tutor Anatomy and Physiology. During my free time I like to read, work in my garden, and most importantly, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I will try to help each and every student with the best of my ability.
Gerald McCullum
Gerald McCullum
Tutor
Gerald E. McCullum has a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University in Math & Physics, an Master’s of Science degree from Indiana University in Guidance, an Ed.S from Ball State University in School Administration, and a PhD from Madison University in School Administration. He was a high school principal for 12 years and a Superintendent of Schools for 23 years. He has taught mathematics and statistics at Purdue University North Central and Indiana Wesleyan University. He has been a Math adjunct faculty member at Ivy Tech for four years.
Susan Regnier
Susan Regnier
Tutor
Susan graduated from Indiana University Northwest with a Bachelor’s of Science in Education. She currently works as a tutor at Ivy Tech Community College specializing in Math and English. She also teaches elementary Art and works in the region to promote the arts through Cornerstone Gallery in Whiting, Indiana. She is currently completing coursework to obtain a Middle School Math teaching license.
Karen Schmidt
Karen Schmidt
Supplemental Instructional Leader
Karen graduated from Jacksonville University with a BA in Communications. She is currently a graduate student studying English Composition at Purdue University Calumet (PUC). Karen teaches English Composition and Rhetoric at PUC and tutors English at Ivy Tech Community College. She enjoys reading, writing and editing. Make a tutoring appointment and bring your paper; Karen is looking forward to reading it!
Sabren Yasin
Sabren Yasin
Tutor
SabrenYasin was born in Chicago, IL and has been living in Indiana for 7 years. She also lived in Jordan for 6 years. She has been tutoring students in Math since August 2011 and enjoys it very much. She also loves doing henna and babysitting. She is planning to graduate from Ivy Tech in December 2012 with an Associate Degree in Accounting.