Debby Ellis Writing Center

Meet Our Staff

Each of our consultants has been trained to work on any kind of writing assignment, and we encourage you to drop by and visit us anytime.  If, however, you’re working on a project and would like to see where our consultants’ specialties lie, or if you worked with a consultant who was particularly helpful and you’d like to see that consultant again, please consult our staff list below & our staff schedule here.                                     

                            By name:

imageAUSTIN ARCHINAL   CONSULTANT                             

SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:               Brainstorming 
Introductions
Organization
 

imageSHANNON BROWN

CONSULTANT 

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Writing in Biology
Introductions & Conclusions
Organization
 
 

imageCONOR FLANNERY

CONSULTANT 

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Writing in Psychology
Argumentative Essays
Developing a Thesis
 
 

imagelauren Gieske

consultant

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Writing in History
Writing in Political Science
Citation

 

imageHEATHER GRONEWALD

 ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

 
  SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
  Developing a Thesis
  Personal Statements
  Frustrated Writers
 
 
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 ARELI GUTIERREZ

 CONSULTANT

 
 SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
 APA  Formatting
 Writing in Biology
 Brainstorming
 
 
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 NICOL HURST

 CONSULTANT  

 
  SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
  MLA formatting
  Citations & Works Cited
  Organization

 

imageSAM KIM

CONSULTANT

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Writing in Political Science
Developing a Thesis
Developing Arguments
 
 
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MORGAN PATTERSON

CONSULTANT

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Writing in History
Developing Arguments
Organization

  

imageELIZABETH SPIECKERMAN

CONSULTANT

 SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
 Writing in the Humanities
 Analysis and Close Reading
 Mechanics and Grammar

 

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HELENE THOMPSON

CONSULTANT

 
 SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
 Writing in Communications Studies
 Writing in Economics
 Syntax
 
 

imagewilhelmina watts

Consultant

 
SPECIALTIES INCLUDE:
Thesis Development
Organization
Argumentative Essays

 

 

 By specialty:

NATURAL SCIENCES

- Shannon Brown (Bio)

- Heather Gronewald (Math)

- Areli Gutierrez (Bio)

 

SOCIAL SCIENCES

- Conor Flannery (Psych)

- Lauren Gieske (Pol Sci)

- Sam Kim (Pol Sci)

- Helene Thompson (Econ)

 

HUMANITIES

- Austin Archinal (Eng)

- Lauren Gieske (Hist)

- Nicol Hurst (Eng)

- Morgan Patterson (Hist)

- Elizabeth Spieckerman

  (Fem Stud)

- Helene Thompson

  (Comm Stud)

 

FINE ARTS

- Elizabeth Spieckerman          

  (Theat) 

- Wilhelmina Watts (Art Hist)

 

BRAINSTORMING & DEVELOPING ARGUMENTS

- Austin Archinal    

  (Brainstorming, Intros)

- Conor Flannery (Thesis) 

- Areli Gutierrez

  (Brainstorming)

- Sam Kim (Thesis,    

  ARGUMENTATION)

- Wilhelmina Watts (Thesis)

 

ORGANIZATION

- Austin Archinal

- Shannon Brown

- Heather Gronewald

- Nicol Hurst

- Morgan Patterson

- Wilhelmina Watts

 

MECHANICS & GRAMMAR

-Helene Thompson

-Elizabeth Spieckerman

 

CITATION

- Lauren Gieske (Turabian)

- Areli Gutirrez (APA)

- Nicol Hurst (MLA)

- Elizabeth Spieckerman (MLA)

 

DEVELOPING JOB MATERIALS

- Heather Gronewald 

  (Personal Statements)