Academic Office

At Baker, our Academic Office is designed to meet all of your academic concerns. Our counselors are trained to help you achieve your educational objectives. If you are in need of academic, career, or personal counseling we provide you with the appropriate information and resources to help achieve your academic goals.

If you are looking for transcripts or other academic records, our registrars are ready to help. They are available for consultation regarding changing your program and other course registration concerns.

Baker College of Muskegon

For general questions contact:

1903 Marquette Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49442-3404
Academic Office: (231) 777-5232
Fax: (231) 777-5265
Email: Muskegon Academic Center

Office Hours

Fall, Winter, Spring Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (When classes are in session)

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Closes at 10:00 p.m. when classes are in session)
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hours Between Quarters

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

For questions regarding a particular program, please contact the Program Director of the corresponding program.

Academic Staff

Dr. DeAnna R. Burt
Vice President for Academics / Chief Academic Officer
(231) 777-6543

Christine Fogg
(231) 777-5239

Christine Bultema, LPC
Director of Counseling and Assessment
(231) 777-5237

Brenda Bourdon
Director of Learning Support Services
(231) 777-5346

Gail Powers-Schaub
Director of Library Services
(231) 777-5331


Tim Stein
Dean of Business, Technology and Engineering Programs
(231) 777-6522

Chef Bruce Konowalow
Dean of Culinary Arts
(231) 777-6633

Eric Surge
Dean of Health Sciences
(231) 777-5242

Amie Anderson
Dean of Human Services & Interim Dean of Developmental Education and General Education
(231) 777-5241

Program Directors and Coordinators

Doug Purdue, ATP
Program Director of Aviation
(231) 777-5282

Luis Amado, CEPC
Program Director of Baking and Pastry
(231) 777-6632

Tim Stein
Program Director of Business Administration
(231) 777-5283

Don Schrumpf
Program Director of Criminal Justice
(231) 777-6631

Jamie LeRoux
Program Director of Culinary Arts and Food & Beverage Management
(231) 777-6631

Mary Worth
Program Coordinator of Developmental English
(231) 777-5267

Don Mangione
Program Director of Digital Media and Web Design
(231) 777-5298

Liz Garman
Program Director of Early Childhood Education
(231) 777-5290

Rina Sahay
Program Director of Electronics, Technology & Engineering
(231) 777-5296

Gerald Browning
Program Director of English
(231) 777-5287

Linda Meyers
Program Director of Entreprenuership
(231) 777-5288

Sheri Goik-Kurn, CADC, HS-BCP
Program Director of Human Services
(231) 777-5285

Sylvia Coon
Program Director of Interior Design
(231) 777-5262

Valerie Boerema
Program Director of Interpreter Training
(231) 777-6535

Jill DeWitt
Program Director of Mathematics
(231) 777-6521

Cindy Gordon, CMA (AAMA)
Program Director of Medical Assisting
(231) 777-5318

Mark Verhoeven, CCNA Security, CCAI, A+, Security+
Program Director of Networking Technologies
(231) 777-5349

Jennifer Kaiser, RN, CNE
Program Director of Nursing
(231) 777-5378

Kathryn Potter, MS, OTR/L
Program Director of Occupational Therapy Assisting
(231) 777-5289

Doug Palmer
Program Director of Paralegal
(231) 777-5359

Dr. David Kaiser
Program Director of Pharmacy Technology
(231) 777-5372

Pete Schaub, PT
Program Director of Physical Therapist Assisting
(231) 777-5276

Cameron Vander Stel
Program Director of Radiologic Technology
(231) 777-5224

Sue Stout, RN
Program Director of Science
(231) 777-5273

Keith Bergquist
Program Director of Social Sciences
(231) 777-5376

Ruth Deters, RN, CNOR
Program Director of Surgical Technology
(231) 777-5277

Angela Leuchtmann
Program Director of Teacher Preparation
(231) 777-5228

Kimberly Mahone
Program Director of Therapeutic Massage
(231) 777-5360

Marcy O’Rourke, DVM
Program Director of Veterinary Technology
(231) 777-5275

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