Melbourne & Palm Bay Campus Road Closure Information - Both campuses will be impacted by upcoming road closures. Palm Bay: March 27-31. View the Palm Bay map & details. Melbourne: March 31-April 15. View the Melbourne detour map & details.

Leadership Team

Eastern Florida's Executive Council advises the President on matters pertaining to the overall operations of the College, including policy and procedural development, strategic planning and accountability, fiscal and academic matters, personnel and human resources, facility and space allocations and other administrative actions as designated by the President.

drrichey James H. Richey, J.D.
J.D., Ohio State University
College of Law

B.A., Michigan State University
miedema Linda Miedema, Ph.D.
Vice President, Academic/Student Affairs
Chief Learning Officer
Ph.D., Capella University
M.S., Madonna University
B.S.N., Northern Michigan University
rich laird Richard Laird, M.B.A.
Vice President, Operations
M.B.A., Monmouth University 
B.A., Heidelberg College
K Cobb Katherine M. Cobb, J.D.
J.D., Stetson College of Law
B.A., Stetson University
handfield Sandra Handfield, Ed.D.
Melbourne Campus
Ed.D., Capella University

M.A., University of Phoenix 
B.A., University of Central Florida
newman Ethel Newman, D.D.S.
Cocoa Campus
D.D.S. Doctor of Dental Surgery, Howard University
M.A.,George Washington University
B.S., University of District of Columbia
phil simpson Phil Simpson, Ph.D.
Titusville Campus
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
M.A., Eastern Illinois University
B.A., Eastern Illinois University
Dr. Wayne S. Stein Wayne S. Stein, Psy.D.
Palm Bay Campus
Psy.D., Florida Institute of Technology
M.S., University of North Florida
M.A. Connecticut College
B.S., University of Maine