School of Psychology & Counseling

Professional Staff

The staff of the School of Psychology & Counseling support the academic programs in a variety of ways. Scroll down to see who to contact for registration issues, graduation applications, financial aid questions and the other areas related to your tenure as a student. Select staff names to view their vitas in PDF format.


Instructional Technologist
(757) 352-4283

  • Academic Technology Support
  • Student Technology Support
  • Technology Training & Development
David Bilberry

PsyD Faculty Secretary
(757) 352-4366

  • Administrative support for PSYD faculty
  • Advise Students for scheduling/registration process
  • Enrolled student file management
  • Room reservation/special events coordinator for PSYD department and PSYD student organizations
Elizabeth Chute

Academic Services Manager
(757) 352-4255

  • Executive Leadership Support
  • Course Schedule Liaison
  • Faculty File Management
  • Edit Faculty Web Pages
  • Maintain Departmental Calendar
Lynnette Harris

Counseling Student Services Manager
(757) 352-4266

  • Plan and coordinate residency events for counseling programs
  • Assist students through scheduling/registration process
  • Enrolled student file management
  • Student form processing/Academic issues liaison
  • Maintain Department Program Handbooks
  • Coordinate school Commissioning Ceremony
  • Manage communications between the school and students
  • Graduation processing
Ann-Marie Hohman

Admissions Counselor
(757) 352-4804

  • Applicant File Management for Applicants Last Names A-M
  • Coordinate M.A. Applicant Interviews
  • Assist with Student Previews and New Student Orientations
Amanda Leffel

Field Placement Liaison
(757) 352-4252

  • Coordinate Practicum & Internship field placements for master's in counseling students
  • Maintain Practicum & Internship Handbooks
  • Practicum & Internship Orientation meetings
  • Plan Annual Site Supervisor's Luncheon
  • Certification/Licensure for counseling students and alumni
  • Administer the NCE (National Counselor Examination) through the NBCC's NCC for Graduate Students application process
  • Administer the CPCE (exit exam)
Karen Mercer

Administrative & Client Services Manager, Psychological Services Center
(757) 352-4481

  • Administrative Management of Clinical Facility
  • Oversee Resources/Inventory
  • Manage Faculty Requests for Research/Clinical Space
  • Employee/Student File Management
  • Assist Clinic Directors
  • Supervise Graduate Assistant Staff
Donna Thomas
Regent University