Meet the Team

Academic Affairs Operations Team

Chris Lantz, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Dr. Christopher Lantz

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
910.962.2364  |  lantzc@uncw.edu  |  Bio

  • Ed.D. Sport Behavior, West Virginia University
  • M.A. Sport Psychology, UNC at Chapel Hill
  • B.A. Psychology, West Virginia Wesleyan College

Joined UNCW in July 2012 as the director of SHAHS. Transitioned to the Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in July 2017 and accepted the Associate Dean position in July 2018.   

Content Areas: Coordinates and manages curriculum development, enrollment, educational quality assessment and improvement, accreditation processes, summer programming, and academic support for the faculty 

StrengthsFinder: Relator  |  Belief  |  Connectedness  |  Arranger  |  Responsibility

Brittany Tatman

Brittany Tatman

Executive Assistant
910.962.2619  |  tatmanb@uncw.edu 

  • B.A. English, Salem College
Joined UNCW CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in March 2022.

Content Areas: Appointments and scheduling for ADAA, generates reports, documents, and presentations, assists with specialty projects  

StrengthsFinder: Input  |  Context  |  Intellection  |  Discipline  |  Futuristic

Danielle Eastup, Coordinator of Academic Affairs Operations

Danielle Eastup

Coordinator, Logistics & Data Management Operations
910.962.3351  |  eastupd@uncw.edu

  • B.A. Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno

Joined CHHS in January 2015 as an Administrative Associate and began serving in current role in January 2016. 

Content Areas: Course-level seat management, coordinating academic course schedule, data reporting, student retention and progression data processing/reporting 

StrengthsFinder: Achiever  |  Learner  |  Responsibility  |  Developer  |  Consistency

Hernandez, Internship, Clinical Field Placement Coordinator

Christie Hernandez, MHR

Coordinator, Applied Learning Operations 
910.962.2735  |  hernandezc@uncw.edu

  • M.S. Human Resources, Western Carolina University
  • B.S. Business Administration, UNC Wilmington 

Joined CHHS in October 2013 as a Dean's Student Office Assistant, began working as a CHHS Administrative Associate in May 2015, then joined CHHS Academic Affairs Operations as an AAO Specialist. Began serving in current role as of March 2018. 

Content Areas: Internship, Clinicals, and Field placement facilitation, managing background checks and student placement forms, managing Affiliation Agreements database for the CHHS, ALO reporting, policy and procedure  

StrengthsFinder: Restorative  |  Analytical  |  Connectedness  |  Belief  |  Responsibility

Wendy Coe

Wendy Coe, MPA

Logistics & Data Management Operations Specialist
910.962.2042  |  coew@uncw.edu

  • M.P.A Nonprofit Management, UNC Greensboro
  • B.A. Communication Studies, UNC Wilmington

Joined UNCW in January 2018 (Stewardship Manager – University Advancement) and CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in February 2022.

Content Areas: Curriculum approval process management, Curriculog Superuser, academic course building

StrengthsFinder: Analytical  |  Restorative  |  Responsibility  |  Discipline |  Empathy

 Soukhi Connolly

Soukhi Connolly

Applied Learning Operations (ALO) Specialist
910.962.2933  |  connollysn@uncw.edu 

  • B.S. Public Health, UNC Wilmington

Joined UNCW CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in March 2021.

Content Areas: Manages and implements processes and procedures for internships, clinicals, and field placements

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Jesika Foster

Logistics & Data Management Operations Specialist
910.962.7885  |  fosterjm@uncw.edu 

  • M.A. Global Affairs, George Mason University
  • B.A. Global Affairs, George Mason University

Joined UNCW CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in February 2022.

Content Areas: OAP processes and data management, academic course building

StrengthsFinder: Discipline |  Harmony  |  Focus  |  Consistency  |  Achiever

 Brittani Isidoro

Brittani Isidoro

Applied Learning Operations (ALO) Specialist
910.962.2735  |  isidorob@uncw.edu 

  • M.A. Integrated Marketing, UNC Wilmington
  • B.A. Psychology, UNC Wilmington

Joined UNCW CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in April 2021.

Content Areas: Manages and implements processes and procedures for internships, clinicals, and field placements

StrengthsFinder: Developer  |  Consistency  |  Empathy  |  Connectedness  |  Competition

Heather Roughton, CHHS Operations Specialist

Heather Roughton

Logistics & Data Management Operations Specialist
910.962.7067  |  roughtonhd@uncw.edu  

  • MCRT Science & Medical Writing, UNC Wilmington
  • B.A. English – Professional Writing, UNC Wilmington

Joined UNCW in August 2015 (Jobs & Credentials Coordinator – Career Center) and CHHS Academic Affairs Operations in June 2018.

Content Areas: Academic course building lead, OAP undergraduate programs (registration), student form facilitation and tracking (substitution/waivers, internships, DIS), web content manager

StrengthsFinder: Discipline  |  Intellection  |  Responsibility  |  Deliberative  |  Consistency