Institutional Research Staff
Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness
Karen K. Nelson, Ph.D. is Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness. In addition, she teaches courses in natural science and biology. She received her Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University in molecular biology and did her post-doctoral fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Nelson is married with two children and is a member of Mountain Fellowship Church.
Assistant Director of Institutional Research
Julie Miradakis-Ginn, M.Ed. is the Assistant Director of Institutional Research. In addition, she teaches undergraduate courses in statistics and quantitative analysis. She received her B.A. in Mathematics and M.Ed. in Educational Measurement and Research from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. She has been teaching in the field of Higher Education for over 20 years. Ms. Miradakis-Ginn is married with two children and is a member of First Baptist Church of Hokes Bluff in Hokes Bluff, Alabama.
Research Assistant for Institutional Research
Kelli Voyles is a Research Assistant for Institutional Research. She received a Master of Arts in New Testament from Regent University. Kelli is married to Dr. Brad Voyles. They have two sons attending Covenant College, and a daughter who is finishing high school. They are members of Chattanooga Valley Presbyterian Church.