Our Staff

IDEA Center staff

Learning Support

Rick Muthiah

Rick Muthiah
Associate Director, Learning Support Services
Direct: 503-554-2314
Email: rmuthiah@georgefox.edu
Academic Resource Center (ARC) website
Disability Services website

Career Coach

Elise Gibson

Elise Gibson
Career Coach, IDEA Center
Main: 503-554-2330
Direct: 503-554-2331
Email: egibson@georgefox.edu
Drop-in hours: Tues. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Wed. 10 a.m. - Noon

IDEA Center

Deb Mumm-Hill

Deb Mumm-Hill
Director of Student Success, IDEA Center
Main: 503-554-2330
Direct: 503-554-2332
Email: dmummhill@georgefox.edu

Jana Kaye

Jana Kaye
Career Coordinator, IDEA Center
Phone: 503-554-2330
Email: jkaye@georgefox.edu

CAP (Career & Academic Planning) Coaches

Drop-in hours: Mon. 1:30-3:00pm, Tues. 1:30-3:30pm, Wed. & Thurs. 10:00am-noon, Fri. 9:00-11:00am

Kristie DeHaven

Kristie DeHaven
Career and Academic Planning (CAP) Coach, IDEA Center
Accounting, Cinema & Media Communications, Communication Arts, Economics, English Learning Institute, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Global Business, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Organizational Communication
Main: 503-554-2330
Direct: 503-554-2337
Email: kdehaven@georgefox.edu

Joe Thouvenel

Joe Thouvenel
Career and Academic Planning (CAP) Coach, IDEA Center
Art & Design, Biblical Studies, Christian Ministries, English, History, International Studies, Music, Music Education, Philosophy, Politics, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre, Undeclared 
Main: 503-554-2330
Direct: 503-554-2338
Email: jthouvenel@georgefox.edu

Sidney Tafflinger

Sidney Tafflinger
Career and Academic Planning (CAP) Coach, IDEA Center
Applied Science, Athletic Training, Computer Science, Elementary Education, Exercise Science, Engineering, Health and Human Performance, Information Systems, Mathematics
Main: 503-554-2330
Direct: 503-554-2335
Email: stafflinger@georgefox.edu