Our Staff

WindomBarbie Windom, Director
Barbie has been the UTC Director since 2005. Prior to that she served the UTC in many other roles, including tutor, SI leader, SI supervisor, graduate assistant, Math Coordinator, and Assistant Director. She is twice a graduate of NC State (BS, Physics, and MS, Operations Research) and has taught MA 107, MA 141 and PY 211. Barbie and her husband, Troy, have two teenaged children, Laura and Trevor.




FullSizeRender (17)Dr. Megan Ryals, Assistant Director
Megan worked as a tutor and SI leader for the UTC when she was an undergraduate at NC State. Her first job was as a mathematics instructor at Wake Tech Community College in Raleigh. In 2004 she joined the UTC staff as the Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction.  Megan completed her Ph.D. in Math Education in 2014 and continues to work in the UTC supervising the SI, Group Tutoring, and Academic Consulting programs.


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Nathanael (Nate) Cline, Assistant Director
Nate earned both his B.S. in Chemistry and M. Ed. in Science Education from NC State. As an undergraduate student, he worked as a tutor and SI leader for the UTC for a total of six semesters. After graduation he worked with math and chemistry students at the secondary level before joining the UTC staff in 2014. Nate currently oversees the Weekly Assigned Tutoring program.



Wendy VanDellon, Writing and Speaking Coordinatorrsz_1rsz_1wendy_summer16

Wendy earned her BA in English from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, New York; MA in English Rhetoric and Composition from Ohio University; and is finishing up her dissertation for her Ph.D. in Composition from the University of New Hampshire. She has tutored in two different tutoring centers as a writing center assistant, worked with a writing across the curriculum program, taught several classes, and overseen several local publications. Wendy oversees the Writing and Speaking tutorial programs. She currently lives in Raleigh with her husband Chad.


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Elizabeth Jereb, University Program Associate
Betsy received her BA in Economics and Psychology at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana in 1983. She also earned a Database Management Certificate at Wake Tech Community College in July, 2002. She began working for the UTC in September, 2004. Betsy and her husband, Rick, have two children, Cameron and Michelle.