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Office of Advisement

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Meet Our Advisors

To learn more about which academic advisor is assigned to your program of study, please click on the drop-down arrow next to each advisor’s name. You will find the advisor’s contact information, what programs he or she advises for, and some fun and interesting facts about each one.


Eclectic lover of music, very friendly and patient, an adventurous foodie, ballet enthusiast.

Academic Advisor
Marietta and Paulding Campuses
Office: 770-528-4452

Favorite movie: Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Favorite color: Purple

What is your educational background? I have a Master’s of Education in School Counseling.

What was my most unique travel experience? Touring the city of London and viewing Stonehenge.

Best advice for students? It’s not how you start; it’s how you finish.


Quirky, outgoing, left-handed, positive thinker, classically trained musician

Academic Advisor
Canton Campus
Office: 770-529-2334

My perfect day? A mini vacation away from it all…at the lake with a good book and grilling out.

Favorite Quote: Without struggle, there is no progress.

Bucket List: I would love to visit every country in the world.

Advice for students: College is a journey…enjoy it, embrace it, and don’t be afraid to change your path along the way.


Broadway enthusiast, obsessed with books, friendly, roller coaster rider, beach lover.

Academic Advisor
North Metro Campus
Office: 706-253-4871

What is your educational background? Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Tennessee.

Favorite ride at Six Flags? Goliath.

Best advice for new students? Push yourself to step out of your comfort zone. Be open to learning new things, meeting new people, and attending campus events.


Coffee shop enthusiast, open-minded, bubbly personality, lover of Chicago deep dish pizza and house music.
Academic Advisor
Mountain View Campus
Office: 770-528-4997

What’s your other dream job?
 Go on tour with Beyoncé as a backup singer.

Favorite App? Texture (magazine app).

Most recent proudest moment: Graduating from LSU with a Master of Arts Degree in Education with an emphasis in Higher Education Administration & Student Affairs.

Best thing about working in Higher Education: Seeing students on their very first day of college, and then seeing them again two years later walking across the stage at graduation, knowing that they are completing their academic goals.

Best advice for new students: Take some time to learn more about all of the resources provided on campus in an effort to be well equipped throughout your academic journey.


Football fanatic, coffee connoisseur, cat guy, Santa lookalike.
Academic Advisor
Marietta Campus
Office: 770-975-4021


What is your educational background? Mid-Atlantic Christian University, Cincinnati Christian University, University of Cincinnati, Georgia State University.

What are your hobbies? Gardening, DIY, and travel.

What is your favorite movie? The Hunt for Red October.

What is your favorite food? Burgers.

Best advice for students? It’s great to have a life plan; however, it’s important to be willing to adapt and change direction, if needed.


Wrestling fan, theater nerd, education enthusiast.
Academic Advisor
Marietta Campus
Office: 770-528-5816
Favorite place on earth? Far side of the lake at Vogel State Park.

Guilty Pleasure TV show? LIVE PD, Fridays on A&E, and anything WWE.

Where is a good place to eat lunch in Marietta? Try Pita Street Food, just down South Cobb Drive.

Favorite thing about Chattahoochee Tech? Preparing students for the workforce.

Best advice for new students? Manage your time and don’t let it manage you.

Find your campus advisor! Advisor contact information can be found on the left-hand side of this page by clicking the drop-down arrow next to their name. 

Appalachian and Canton
Donna Boutilier

Tiffany Billingslea

James (Jim) Moore
Helen Rhoads

Mountain View and Woodstock
Wendy Matthis

North Metro
Renee Love
Karen Douglas
Gina Panarisi

Tiffany Billingslea

Meet Our Leadership Team

Cory Cantrell

Pet parent, aspiring manager of the Atlanta Braves, exercise bike enthusiast, coffee addict.

How long have your worked at CTC? Since 2014.

What is your educational background? Bachelor of Arts in History from Kennesaw State University; Master of Arts in History from Georgia State University.

What is your favorite academic subject? History.

Favorite place in metro Atlanta? Truist Park.

Best advice for new students: College is a transformative experience. Embrace it.

Academic Advisement Coordinator
Office: 770-975-4096


Avid reader, binge-watcher, coffee connoisseur, quick-witted New Englander!

What is your educational background? I have a Master’s Degree of Education in Emotional/Behavioral Disorders.  I completed my undergraduate degrees at night while working full-time; I appreciate the sacrifice our students make to obtain their degrees.

What is your favorite academic subject? Psychology.

Favorite Quote: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandala

Best advice for new students: Use your time wisely. If you have breaks in between classes, use our Library or Success Centers to get homework done so you won’t have to worry about it at home.

Academic Advisement Coordinator
Office: 706-253-4869


Introvert, coffee lover, book collector, owned by cats, budding chef.

Interesting fact about me: I’ve seen Jimmy Buffett in concert every year since 1991.

Most used app on my phone: Words with Friends.

Best part of my job: Being able to see growth, whether it’s in students, staff, or colleagues. Seeing positive change and growth.

Best advice for new students: Don’t be afraid to ask a question. Ever.

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