Meet Our Staff


To make an appointment to speak with an advisor, you can use our online calendar (see "Advising Directory" link to the left) or call 405.744.5658.

Staff

Jerry Harvey

Academic Advisor & A&S Student Council Advisor

Jerry Harvey

Education: B.S., Oklahoma State University, Political Science; M.A., Oklahoma State University, Political Science.

Career: Started advising in Arts & Sciences in May 2015. Was previously the lead Teaching Assistant for Introduction to American Government here at OSU. Currently advises freshmen students and teaches a section of A&S First Year Seminar.

E-mail: jerry.harvey@okstate.edu


Keely James

Associate Director and Campus Pre-Law Advisor

Keely James

Education: B.A., Oklahoma State University, Speech Communication Consultancy; M.S., Oklahoma State University, Speech.

Career: Has been an advisor in Arts & Sciences since 1985. Handles pre-law and undecided student advising, advisor training, and is past President of the Southwest Association of Pre-Law Advisors. Enjoys time with her family and animals, cooking and reading.

E-mail: keely.james@okstate.edu


Jourdan Johnson

Academic Advisor

Jourdan Johnson

Education: B.A., Oklahoma State University, Sociology; M.S., Oklahoma State University, Sociology.

Career: Started advising in Arts and Sciences in July 2015. Previously teaching assistant for juvenile delinquency and criminology as well as a  research assistant. Advisor for freshman students and teaches A&S First Year Seminar. Married, has one son. Enjoys basketball, reading, sports, spending time with family.

E-mail: jourdaj@okstate.edu


Dr. Amy Martindale

Assistant Dean, Student Academic Services

Dr. Amy Martindale

Education: B.S. University of Central Arkansas, Psychology; M.A. Texas Tech University, Psychology; Ed.D. University of Arkansas, Higher Education Leadership.

Career: Dr. Martindale has been at OSU since 2009. Her passion is to help students achieve the academic success to enable them to graduate and go on to reach their ultimate career and educational goals. She teaches the Arts & Sciences Freshman Research Scholars course, in which she connects freshmen to research mentors in their majors. 

E-mail: amy.martindale@okstate.edu


Ann Morgan

Communications Specialist, Recruitment Communications and Services

Ann Morgan

Education: B.S., Oklahoma State University, Animal Sciences; M.S., Oklahoma State University, Veterinary Biomedical Sciences.

Career: Began working in Arts & Sciences in 2014 and is currently working on a Ph.D. in Agricultural Communications here at OSU. Enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her friends and family.

E-mail: anntb@okstate.edu


Shawn Rose

Senior Academic Advisor

Shawn Rose

Education: B.A., Oklahoma State University, Psychology with Honors; M.A., Texas Tech University, Psychology.

Career: Is currently working on a Ph.D. in Education Curriculum Studies here at OSU and and coordinates Arts & Sciences Freshman Orientation (A&S 1111). Lives in Stillwater with his wife, Jacqueline, and his sons, Logan and Henry. He enjoys teaching, playing video and board games, and messing around with technology.

E-mail: shawn.rose@okstate.edu


Anthony Valentine

Senior Academic Advisor, Undergraduate Philosophy, Foreign Languages and Literatures, Liberal Studies advisor, and Interdisciplinary Minors Coordinator

Anthony Valentine

Education: B.A., Oklahoma State University, Philosophy; M.A., Oklahoma State University, Philosophy; M.S.E., University of Wisconsin - Platteville, Counselor Education.

Career: Academic Counselor (March 2008 to present); Director, Learning Technology Center/Academic Technologist (UW-Platteville, 1998-2008); Help Desk Manager (AT&T Wireless Services, Seattle, WA, 1996-1998)

E-mail: anthony.valentine@okstate.edu


Billy Smith

Academic Advisor and A&S Scholarship Coordinator

Billy Smith

Education: B.A., University of Oklahoma, Letters; M.A., University of Oklahoma, History; M.A., University of Notre Dame, History; Ph.D. Candidate, University of Notre Dame, History (in progress).

Career: Began advising in Arts & Sciences in May 2016 and is finishing a Ph.D. in Early American History at the University of Notre Dame. Currently advises freshmen students, teaches sections of A&S First Year Seminar, and coordinates A&S and Bailey Scholarships. Married to Kate and has three wonderful children. Enjoys reading, writing, and music.

E-mail: william.r.smith@okstate.edu


 

Graduation Certification:

Sandra Mehan

Graduation Certification Specialist

Sandra has been with Arts and Sciences since 1986. She works with departmental advisers and students on issues concerning graduation certification and NCAA eligibility forms.

E-mail: sandra.mehan@okstate.edu


Danyelle Talbot

Graduation Certification Specialist

Danyelle has been with the OSU family since 2007. She enjoys video games, being outdoors, movies, and learning. Danyelle earned her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Phoenix.

E-mail: danyelle.talbot@okstate.edu


 

Administrative Staff:

Cheryl Bayhylle

Senior Administrative Support Specialist

Cheryl attended OSU for 2 years. She has worked for OSU since 1994 and with Arts and Sciences since October 1995. She enjoys sports (especially baseball). You may also contact Cheryl through email:

E-mail: cheryl.bayhylle@okstate.edu.


Jeannie Brandon

Administrative Support Assistant I

With A&S Academic Services since December, 2012, Jeannie lives in Stillwater with her girls, Rachel and Kylie. She enjoys playing and watching sports (especially softball), and spending time with friends and family. Jeannie is working toward her bachelor's degree in human services.

E-mail: jeannib@okstate.edu