• Talk to an Advisor

    The Enrollment Office is open for in-person, virtual or phone advising by appointment, Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to noon. Schedule an appointment at, via email at or call or text (618) 468-2222. You can also Register online, 24 hours, 7 days a week, using Student Self Service,

    L&C's Academic Advisement provides individualized enrollment assistance to help you choose the program and courses that best fit your goals.

    Our professional, on-campus advisors will meet with you to discuss your education and career plans, past records, College Placement Test scores, college transcripts and other available resources. Then, you and your advisor will develop an educational outline adapted to your individual needs, abilities and interests. Academic advisors also provide prospective students with general information related to admissions at L&C.

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  • Meet our Enrollment Center Staff

    Our Mission: The academic advising department at Lewis and Clark Community College provides advising that fosters individual development and learning while treating each student with compassion and respect. As Lewis and Clark advisors, we aspire to serve students in an effective and collaborative manner by providing the knowledge, tools and resources to foster student success and help students achieve their goals.

    Enrollment Managers

    Ryan Hodge Ryan Hodge
    Assistant Director, Admissions and Records
    (618) 468-5120
    Heidi Plunkett Heidi Plunkett
    Registrar, Enrollment Center
    (618) 468-5110
    Katie Kessler Katie Kessler
    Assistant Director, Academic Advisement
    (618) 468-5250 Call or Text

    Program(s): Child Development, Education

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    Academic Advisors

    Our academic advisors have specialized knowledge of the degrees and certificates offered at Lewis and Clark and want to make sure you get the most out of your time here. Contact the advisor associated with your preferred program and see how we can tailor your best experience.

    Heather Amburg-100x140 Heather Amburg
    Jerseyville CEC Coordinator
    (618) 468-2274 Call or Text

    Program(s): Associate in Science (Last Names M-Z)

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    Tim Bell Tim Bell
    N.O. Nelson Manager
    (618) 468-5855 Call or Text

    Program(s): Accounting, Instrumentation and Controls Systems, Management, Process Operations Technology

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    Alex Ferguson Alex Ferguson
    (618) 468-5253 Call or Text

    Program(s): Associate in Arts (Last Names A-L)

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    Emily DeGrand Emily DeGrand
    (618) 468-4128 Call or Text

    Accessibility Advising, Honors College Students, Program(s): Nursing Assistant

    Please call (618) 468-4121 to make an appointment.
    Rhonda Hampton Rhonda Hampton
    (618) 468-5257 Call or Text

    Program(s): Associate in Arts (Last Names M-Z)

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    Cathy Laramee Cathy Laramee
    N. O. Nelson Coordinator
    (618) 468-5856 Call or Text

    Program(s): Fire Science, Nursing ADN, Paralegal, Paramedicine and EMT

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    Matthew Murphy Matthew Murphy
    (618) 468-5256 Call or Text

    Program(s): Architectural Technology, Automotive Technology, Business Technology, Drafting and Design, Environmental Science, Graphic Design, Information Technology, Radio Broadcasting, Restoration Ecology, Web Design and Development, Welding

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    Sami Ursch Sami Ursch
    (618) 468-5254 Call or Text

    Student Athletes, Program(s): Associate in Fine Arts - Art, Associate in Fine Arts - Music Performance, Associate in Fine Arts - Music Production, Criminal Justice, Exercise Science

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    Ann Wilson Ann Wilson
    (618) 468-5255 Call or Text

    Program(s): Associate in Engineering Science, Associate in Science (Last Names A-L)

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    Kelly Wilson Kelly Wilson
    Carlinville CEC Coordinator
    (618) 468-2276 Call or Text

    Program(s): Dental Assisting, Dental Hygiene, Health Information and Medical Coding, Medical Assisting, Occupational Therapy Assistant

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    * Students interested in the Truck Driver Training program should contact the program coordinator, Kent Ripperda, at (618) 468-5797 or
    * Students interested in the Solar Installation Certificate of Completion should contact Adult Education

    Academic Advisor - East St. Louis Higher Education Center

    LaVeasey Carter LaVeasey Carter
    (618) 468-4011
    Please call the Enrollment Center at (618) 468-2222 or the East St. Louis Higher Education Center at (618) 468-4010 to make an appointment.