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Bart Chaney

Bart is originally from Junction City, KS.  He has lived in Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania, Nebraska, and Colorado.  Bart earned an AA from Cloud County Community College in Kansas, a BS in Psychology, and an MS in Counseling in Higher Education from Fort Hays State University.  Bart worked at FHSU as a Residence Hall Director five years and then as a Rehabilitation Counselor for the State of Kansas 11 years.  He has been with STARS since January of 2007.  Bart enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, reggae and 60s/70s rock music, movies, and carpentry in his spare time. Contact, 620.432.0326.



Grace Riebel
English/Reading Specialist

Grace grew up in Iola, KS.  She completed concurrent courses at Allen Community College before attending Pittsburg State University to earn her BA and MA in English Literature.  She taught English Composition 1 and 2 at Pitt State.  Grace spent time traveling and studying in South Korea and the United Kingdom.  She joined the STARS Team in January 2010.  She spends her spare time riding her motorcycle, playing with her pets, kayaking, and looking for the next new adventure. Contact, 620.432.0390.



Angela Lisle
Transfer/Career Advisor

Angela is originally from Houston, MO.  She graduated with her BS degree in both Sociology and Biology from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO. Angela completed her MA in Counseling in 2009 at Webster University in Rolla, MO.  She has been with the STARS Team since April 2013.  In her free time, she enjoys updating her personal blog with healthy, yet delicious, recipes which she tests on her husband and daughter, as well as playing and singing all types of music with her family and friends when possible.
Contact , 620.432.0366.


Elizabeth Robinson
Math Specialist
Elizabeth is originally from St. Peters, Mo. She graduated with her BS degree in Biochemistry from University of Missouri-Columbia. She has been a developmental math instructor and professional tutor at NCCC since 2009. Elizabeth joined the STARS program fall of 2011. She spends her spare time with her friends and family and enjoys a variety of traditionally “nerdy” hobbies. Contact , 620.432.0392



Neosho County Community College
STARS Program
Center for Academic & Vocational Excellence
800 W. 14th Chanute, KS 66720
1-800-729-6222 (Kansas only)

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NCCC STARS Student Support Services is 100% funded through the US Department of Education at $287,886 annually.

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