Janie Brazier

(275) 403-5639
Longwood University
Faculty-in-Residence, Social Work
Janie Brazier

Janie coordinates and teaches courses for the Longwood University Bachelor of Social Work program at New College Institute.

Previously, she has worked as a research assistant for Norfolk State University, providing research support for the University's Welfare-to-Work grant and administrative and instructional support to the school's master of social work program.  She has also conducted training and program evaluation for social workers at the Norfolk Department of Human Services and is the managing editor of Social Work in Public Health, Human Behavior in the Social Environment, and Evidence-Based Social Work.

Janie earned a BS in Human Services Counseling from Old Dominion University and a Master of Social Work with a concentration in Community Development from Norfolk State University.

 

John Hatchett

(276) 403-5622
NCI's Academy for Engineering & Technology (AET)
Faculty-in-Residence
John Hatchett

John serves as the AET Assistant Program Director and VSU Faculty-in-Residence at the New College Institute. Prior to joining our team, John served for eight years as a secondary mathematics teacher (for Henry County and Franklin County Public Schools) and as department chair for one year.

John received his BS & MS in mechanical engineering from Virginia Tech, where he was also a member of Pi Tau Sigma (international mechanical engineering honor society).

 

David Martin

James Madison University
Faculty-in-Residence
David Martin

J. David Martin, Ed.D., received his B.S. in special education from James Madison University, his M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling from West Virginia University, and his Ed.D. degree in Education Administration from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.  Dr. Martin has held many roles within the school system ranging from superintendent of schools to coordinator and director of special education services and pupil personnel services entailing gifted education, alternative education, family life education, and drug education. 

Dr. Martin has served as a faculty member at The George Washington University, James Madison University, Shenandoah University, and Lord Fairfax Community College. He currently oversees the JMU Education Leadership program offered at NCI. 

 

Pam Randall

(276) 403-5626
Longwood University - Liberal Studies with Elementary Education Licensure
Faculty and Program Director
Pam Randall

Pam  is the Faculty and Program Director of Longwood University's Liberal Studies program at NCI.  Prior to joining the NCI team, she taught school at all levels in both public and private school systems.

Pam received a Bachelor's degree from Glenville State University in West Virginia, Master's in Curriculum and Instruction from Radford University, and ED.S. in Administration from UVA.  She completed her Doctorate in Leadership from Liberty University.

 

Libby Sharp

AET Faculty-in-Residence
Libby Sharp

Libby is a Virginia State University Faculty-in-Residence for the Academy for Engineering and Technology's (AET) site at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville, VA. 

Prior to taking this role, Libby worked for six years as an aerospace engineer at GE Aviation in Cincinnati, OH, where she performed aerodynamic design and analysis for commercial jet installations. 

Libby received a Bachelor's Degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Virginia and a Master's Degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.