Faculty & Staff
Our faculty share a common desire to educate students from a Christian worldview. They are highly educated individuals from respected colleges and universities across the country. Each faculty member demonstrates his/her care and concern for TU Online students through their communication, thereby extending the mission of the University to students around the country and world.
Please click a discipline below to read the profiles of faculty members who teach in that area.
- Biblical Studies
- Computer Science
- Criminal Justice
- Fine Arts
- Health/Physical Education
- Professional Writing
- Social Work
Noelle Brennan – Recruitment & Programs Manager
Noelle joined the Taylor Online team July 2013. She graduated from Wheaton College in 1990 with a BA in Business. She and her husband, Jeff, have four beautiful daughters, Kate, Sarah, Abbey and Meg. Some of Noelle's interests include reading, having lunch at Panera with friends, and traveling to new places.
Katy Hobbs – Project Manager
Katy joined the staff in June 2007, right after graduating from Taylor University with a BS in Marketing Communications. She also earned her MBA from TU. A music-lover, Katy is a long-time member of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Chorus and also directs a choir for homeschooled children. Katy loves reading, coffee and spending time with her husband, Andy, and children, Aria and Noah.
Leah Kimbrell – Operations Manager
Leah began working for Taylor in October 2007, and relocated to the online department in September 2010. She graduated from Taylor in 1990 with a BA in Biblical Literature and a minor in English. She and her husband, Wayne, have two kids, Abbey and Ross, plus two cats. Leah is a big fan of chocolate, taste tests, summer weather, square foot gardening, Diet Coke, and her hometown of Columbiana, Ohio.
Cassie Lemberg – Marketing & Communication Manager
Cassie transitioned from graduating from Taylor University with a BS in Marketing Communications to becoming a staff member all in January of 2008. Her passions include most sports, especially running, reading, and spending time with her growing family with husband, Brandon, and children, Claire, William, and David.
Carrie Meyer – Director of Online Learning & Instructional Technology
Carrie has worked in the online department since July 2001. She has a BS in Business Administration and a MBA from TU. Outside of work, Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband, Jeremy, and their two young daughters, Averie & Brenna.