Office of Grants, Planning, and Effectiveness

Our Mission

The primary responsibility of the unit is to maintain a comprehensive and continuous planning and evaluation process necessary to improve institutional effectiveness. To that end, the office:

  • Ensures compliance with SACS Principles of Accreditation
  • Provides hands-on assistance with implementing institutional effectiveness process
  • Collects, analyzes and disseminates data in a timely manner
  • Publishes data for required reporting to external agencies
  • Assists in preparing grants to improve institutional effectiveness

Grants, Planning, and Effectiveness Staff

David Schuermer, Director of Grants, Planning, and Effectiveness
Office: John H. Gray Building,
Phone: (270) 824-8672
Email: David.Schuermer@kctcs.edu
Monica Bidwell, Coordinator of Institutional Research
Office: John H. Gray Building,
Phone: (270) 824-1780
Email: Monica.Bidwell@kctcs.edu
A. Craig Dixon, Web Services Specialist
Office: John H. Gray Building,
Phone: (270) 824-1716
Email: Craig.Dixon@kctcs.edu
Malisa Cunningham, Administrative Assistant
Office: John H. Gray Building,
Phone: (270) 824-1715
Email: Malisa.Cunningham@kctcs.edu