Maribeth Stitt

Maribeth StittMaribeth Stitt is the dean of the Business, Technology, Communication and Languages Division at Lone Star College-Kingwood. Prior to her current role as dean, she was the founding faculty member and director of the Dental Hygiene Program for 12 years at LSC-Kingwood.

"My passion is changing lives," she said. "Working with an extremely talented and professional faculty affords me the opportunity to continue to change lives."

Stitt earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas and a Master of Education degree in Allied Health Education and Administration from the University of Houston. Her professional awards include: being the first dental hygiene professor to receive the prestigious John P McGovern Outstanding Teaching Award for the UT School of Dentistry; selected as the Minnie Piper Stevens Professor Nominee from LSC-Kingwood, earning the NISOD Teaching Excellence and winning the John and Suann Rouche League of Innovation Award.

Phone: 281.312.8420
Office: ADM 209D
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Department Chair

Lisa Bryant

Phone: 281.312.1428
Office: CLA 201-E
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Amber Williams-Lara

Amber Williams-LaraAmber Williams-Lara, professor of Spanish, joined LSC-Kingwood in 2007. Williams-Lara earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas State University and a Master of Arts degree from the University of Houston.

"No one can deny the importance of speaking Spanish in Texas," explained Williams-Lara. "My tenure at LSC-Kingwood has been rewarding."

Phone: 281.312.1736
Office: LIB 206-F
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Elena Cataldo

Elena CataldoProfessor, Spanish and Italian
Phone: 281.312.1505
Office: LIB 202-D
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Adjunct Faculty

Name Phone Office
Marilia Baralt
Mark Bowman
Judy Herman
Yungchu Hsu


Name Phone Office
Desi Hunt
Division Coordinator
281.312.1466 CLB 102
Dena Meshell
281.312.1633 SCC 218