Directory

Administration

Asher Haines

Asher Haines

Associate Provost
School of Professional Studies
Asher Haines is UNC Charlotte’s associate provost of the School of Professional Studies. In this role, he directs the School and leads the University’s strategies related to supporting learners of all ages, partnering with companies and organizations to develop their employees through education and training, and collaborating with the University’s academic colleges to develop and deliver programs for adult learners while also supporting overall excellence in teaching and learning for the University.
Melody Steigerwalt

Melody Steigerwalt

Executive Assistant to the Associate Provost
School of Professional Studies

Melody joined UNC Charlotte in September 2019 as the Department Coordinator for the BISOM department and Turner School of Accountancy within the Belk College of Business. In 2022 she joined the School of Professional Studies as Executive Assistant to the Associate Provost.

Shanna Coles

Shanna Coles

Associate Director, Program Development & Learner Solutions
School of Professional Studies

A higher ed. intrapreneur, Shanna partners with academic units to design and develop new online undergraduate programs and leads the effort in policy and practice to support adult student degree completion initiatives. A first-generation college student and Georgia native, Shanna has earned degrees from Appalachian State University, NC State and UNC Charlotte.

Steve Carter

Steve Carter

Associate Director, Strategy Implementation & Reporting
School of Professional Studies
Originally hired to manage State Authorization issues for the University--which he still does--Steve's role has constantly morphed with "other duties as assigned." Today, his official title is Associate Director, Strategy Implementation & Reporting, but he also serves as the University’s State Authorization Manager/SARA Liaison and leads its Out-of-State Academic Activity Coordinating Council (OoSAACC).

Audio Visual Integration and Support for Learning Environments (AISLE)

Steven Skelton

Steven Skelton

Associate Director of Learning Spaces
AISLE

Steven Skelton currently serves as the Associate Director of Learning Spaces on the Audiovisual Integration and Support for Learning Environments group (AISLE) at UNC Charlotte. In this role, he manages the AV Integration and Classroom Support Teams for the University, as well as leading efforts to improve and maintain learning space operations on campus.

Brandon Johnson

Brandon Johnson

Lead - Technology Support Technician
AISLE
Chris Schwarzer

Chris Schwarzer

Audio Visual Lead Installation Technician
AISLE
Justin Minch

Justin Minch

Audio Visual Event Support Technician
AISLE

Justin was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Electronic Media from the University of Cincinnati. Justin had worked in video production, broadcasting and Audiovisual event production before starting as an Event Support Technician at the Dubois Center in 2017. He is currently the A.I.S.L.E. Center City Supervisor.

Ryan Deese

Ryan Deese

Audio Visual Electrical Technician
AISLE
Scott Strilka

Scott Strilka

Audio Visual Integration Project Manager
AISLE

Scott Strilka works for the Audio/visual department for UNCC and has been a part of the team since 2011. He is the AV Integration Construction manager for our the AISLE group's AV Integration Team. This team designs, develops and installs all aspects of audio, video for classrooms, lecture halls, conference rooms, offices, and common spaces throughout the University's campus.