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Faculty & Staff Resources

Faculty Online Resources

Click the link below for faculty resources to help assist with online class conversion. Note that you can request  one-on-one instructional support scheduling through Virtual Teaching Assistance Center (VTAC). 

LSC-Houston North Instructional Designer, Cynthia Shade is available for a 30-minute individual support sessions via WebEx. Please make only one appointment in order to leave times for others.

There are D2L Open Labs (via WebEx) scheduled all week. Look on the VTAC Event Calendar for days/times. 

Faculty Online Resources




Professional and Support Staff Association

All full-time staff are eligible to participate in PSSA events and activities with supervisor approval.


Professional Development

Lone Star College-Houston North full-time employees are eligible to apply for funding for workshops, conferences, symposiums or related events. For more information, contact HN-ProfDev@LoneStar.edu

LSC-Houston North Campus Committees

Below is a current list of the LSC-Houston North committees and its membership for Spring 2021 There are a couple of committees that will be reactivated Fall 2021 and considerations for additional ones. If you are interested in serving on a campus committee or have question please contact Amanda Benavides Amanda.M.Benavides@LoneStar.edu

Campus Art: To provide recommendations for improving the aesthetics of LSC-Houston North locations.
Set standards for paint colors on walls, artwork, and other factors that impact the attractiveness of the locations.

Executive Lead • Ashley Turner
Chair • Lauren Shafer

  • Irina Patten
  • Dr. John Maynard
  • Donna Kroll
  • Chanel Provost
  • Reenie Stallings
  • Fredrick Antwine
  • Justin Owens
  • Debra Britton
  • Hector Marquez-Rubio

C.A.R.E.: To identify, review, and recommend practices and procedures for the LSC-Houston North Care Center to ensure students’ needs are recognized and potential resources are integrated into the campus culture

Executive Lead • Asley Turner
Chair • Brandi Ford

  • Denise Thompson
  • Dr. Hilton Lasalle
  • Joumana Azzam
  • Nirsi Maravilla
  • Dr. Debra Britton
  • Gabriela Sepulveda
  • Sam Harazin
  • Dana Jones
  • Ashley Bryant

Grants: To identify, review, and recommend grants for LSC-Houston North.

Executive Lead • Dr. Sheldon Moss
Chair • Ernesto Valenzuela

  • Dr. Angela Powell
  • Sara Azarpanah
  • Kisha Thomas
  • Jane Hakala-Buckner
  • Mark Barnes
  • Raymond Craft
  • Dr. Kelly Jacobs
  • Sheremetria Taylor
  • Ilse Granizo
  • Marilyn Martin
  • Scarlett Narvaez

Mentor: To identify, review, and recommend best practices for the LSC-Houston North mentor program

Executive Lead • Dr. Sheldon Moss
Chair • Ernesto Valenzuela

  • Kelly Schimmel
  • Dr. Hilton Lasalle
  • Dr. Stephen Washington
  • Julayne Salley
  • Damain Davis
  • Melvin McGowen
  • Shanna Keene
  • Cliff Johnson
  • Hiam El Dahouk
  • Dorothy Turner
  • Dr. Debra Britton
  • Hector Rubio
  • Dr. Jerica Nickerson
  • Dr. Rebecca Malter

Professional Development: To develop a culture of professional development by (1) setting professional development themes for each academic year, (2) reviewing professional development requests and providing recommendations for approval, and (3) identifying and assisting in the creation of professional development activities (including return week activities).

Executive Lead • Dr. Sheldon Moss
Chair • Dr. Sheldon Moss

  • Ernesto Valenzuela
  • Sylvia San Pedro
  • Mignette Y. Dorsey
  • Dr. Debra Britton
  • Ben Gregersen
  • Chris Hinajosa
  • Shawne Wilson
  • Dr. Jack Hernandez
  • Alice Long
  • Roxanne Williams
  • Kerri Barnes
  • Hector Rubio
  • Denise Flores

Student Engagement: To work with Student Services on developing various engagement opportunities for students.

Executive Lead- Dr. Kimberly Lowry
Chair- Dana Jones

  • Tony Diaz
  • Mark Fisher
  • Sophia Mrouri
  • Woody McLendon
  • Dr. Chris Trevino
  • Dr. Kathy Hughes
  • Gina Oanh Dinh
  • Sam Harazin
  • Itzel Pescador
  • Dr. Rebecca Malter
  • Chanel Provost
  • Denise Johnson

Fall 2021 Return Week was August 17 – 26

We were excited to present our Return Week activities, and virtually reconnect with our colleagues. We reflected and now move forward with excitement as we plan to best serve our students and promote our Lone Star College-Houston North culture.


was Tuesday, August 17 • 6 – 9 p.m.
Saturday, August 21 • 9 a.m. – noon

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