College of Arts and Humanities

Faculty and Staff

José Fernández

José Fernández


Duties: As Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities, José Fernández is responsible for the administrative oversight of the college, building new college policies, and developing new programs of excellence. As he encourages the growth of the new college, he oversees personnel recruitment and development while handling all inter-college and off-campus relations.

Lynn Hepner

Lynn Hepner

Associate Dean of Academic Programs

Duties: Associate Dean Hepner oversees the college's graduate and undergraduate programs, including curriculum management, program development and review, and course scheduling and enrollment management. She is also responsible for the college's distance learning initiative and serves as the liaison to UCF's regional campuses and area community colleges.

Rudy McDaniel

Rudy McDaniel

Assistant Dean

Duties: Dr. McDaniel oversees the Research Office and supervises the CAH Technology Office and manages information systems, public relations and marketing, and information outreach for CAH. He is also the Director of the Texts and Technology Ph.D. program, an interdisciplinary graduate program currently residing in the college. In addition to his duties with the Dean’s Office, he is also an associate professor of Digital Media in the School of Visual Arts and Design.

Cathy Radzai

Cathy Radzai

Assistant to the Dean

Duties: Responsible for college E&G budget implementation and budget allocation documents. Tracks all college salary and OPS expenditures, as well as monitors all operational expenditures for the college. Reviews all faculty, adjunct and grad student employment agreements and ePAFs. Processes PVAs and assigns positions numbers. Payroll approver for CAH and back-up payroll approver for all CAH units. Processes all budget transfers for the college.

Nancy A. Stanlick

Nancy A. Stanlick

Assistant Dean

Duties: Dr. Stanlick's responsibilities include CAH faculty relations, student affairs, property and inventory, TIP award process management, coordinating IE program assessment, CAH public relations, student awards, faculty qualifications management and SACS accreditation compliance. She is also Associate Professor of Philosophy, founding co-editor of Florida Philosophical Review, and designer of the Office of Student Conduct Seminar in Academic Ethics.

Joseph Fanfarelli

Graduate Research Assistant

Tara Anderson

Administrative Services Coordinator

Patricia Coderre

Office Manager

Trisha Farmer

Assistant Director of Academic Programs

Patty Hurter

Assistant Director, Academic Support Services

Suzanne Lin

Administrative Services Coordinator

Sue Ann Mann

Administrative Assistant

Denise Matias


Margaret Mlachak

Senior Administrative Assistant

Bryant Nunez


Edna Rolle

Administrative Assistant

Wendy Sanchez

Office Assistant

Ashli Van Horn

Program Assistant

Kristin Wetherbee

Associate Director of Research Programs/Services

Randy McKey

Director of Development and Alumni Affairs

Neida Mora-Maus

Associate Director

College of Arts & Humanities at the University of Central Florida  •  Main Office: CAH190
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 161990 Orlando, FL 32816
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