Counseling Faculty

Chair and Professor

Kleist, David M.,* Professor and Director of Assessment for Accreditation, Counseling. B.A., 1987, University of ­Wisconsin; M.A. 1991, Governors State University; Ph.D. 1995, Southern Illinois University.  (1995)


Horn-Doughty, Elizabeth,* Professor, Counseling.  B.A. 1996, East Texas State University; M.A. 1998, Sam Houston State University; Ph.D. 2006, Texas A&M University-Commerce.  (2006)

Associate Professors

Astramovich, Randall L., Associate Professor, Counseling. B.A., 1990, M.Ed., 1994, Ph.D., 2000, University of North Texas. (2015)

Moody, Steven J., Associate Professor, Counseling. B.S., 1996, University of Wyoming; M.Coun., 2007, Idaho State University; Ph.D., 2012, Idaho State University. (2014)

Stewart, Leslie A., Associate Professor, Counseling. B.A., 2007, Georgia State University; M.Ed., 2009, University of Georgia, Ph.D., 2014, Georgia State University. (2014) 

Yates, Chad M., Associate Professor, Counseling. B.S., 2005, University Toledo; M.S., 2008, University of Toledo; Ph.D., 2012, Kent State University. (2013)

Assistant Professors

Chan, Christian D., Assistant Professor, Counseling. B.A., 2010, University of Notre Dame; M.A., 2013, The George Washington University; Ph.D. 2017, The George Washington University. (2017)

Clinical Assistant Professor

Parmanand, Shawn, Clinical Assistant Professor and Professional Development Workshop Coordinator. B.A., 2004, Idaho State University; M.Coun., 2007, Idaho State University; Ph.D., 2010, Idaho State University.

Meridian Counseling Clinic Director

Lamprecht, Logan, Clinical Assistant Professor and Meridian Counseling Clinic Director.  B.A. 2003, Idaho State University; M.A. 2007, Idaho State University; Ph.D. 2011, Kent State University. (2018)

Affiliate Instructor

Erickson, Lance, Associate Professor, Counseling; Director Career Center.  A.A., 1991, Ricks College; B.A. 1994, Brigham Young University; M.Coun. 2004, Idaho State University; Ed.D. 2012, Idaho State University.  (2004)

Adjunct Faculty

Niece, Matt, B.A., 2006, Boise State University; M.Coun., 2010, Idaho State University; Ph.D., 2014, Idaho State University.

Schmidt, Jim, B.A., 1973, Boise State University; M.Ed., 1976, Idaho State University; Ed.D., 1986, Idaho State University.

Tivis, Rick, At-Large Graduate Faculty, Counseling. B.A., 1980, University of Central Oklahoma; M.P.H., 1994, University of Oklahoma Health Science.


Allen, Virginia B.,* Professor, Counseling. 1981-2012

Crews, Judith A.,* Associate Professor, Counseling. 2000-2019

Edgar, Thomas E., Professor, Counselor Education. 1966-1987

Feit, Stephen S.,* Professor, Counseling. 1973-2013

Lloyd, Arthur P., Professor, Counseling. 1967-2001