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Tom Putnam Region V Transition Coordinator, CTE Advanced Opportunities

Tom Putnam

Executive Director, College and Career Readiness

Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex 362A


Mary Guyton, Administrative Assistant for Adult Education

Mary Guyton

Administrative Assistant

Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex 374


 Heather Gooch  ESL Instructor/Coordinator

Heather Gooch

ESL Instructor/Coordinator

Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex 368


Heather Gooch is a graduate from Utah State University with a B.A. in American Studies and Spanish. She received a M.Ed. in Human Resource Training and Development with an emphasis in Adult Education from Idaho State University. Her travel experiences led her to an interest in working with people from around the world. Heather has been an ESL instructor since 1996 teaching students in Blackfoot and Pocatello. Heather enjoys spending time in her backyard while listening to birds and reading.

Diana Gull, Customer Service Representative

Diana Gull

Customer Service Representative

Dan Kunkel, Technical Records Specialist

Dan Kunkel

Technical Records Specialist

Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex 374

(208) 282-2468

Customer Service Representative

Blanca Mendez

Customer Service Representative

Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex B166


 Susan Hughes  Instructor/Coordinator

Susan Hughes


Office: Roy F. Christensen Complex 368


Valerie Watts,  Instructor for Adult Education

Valerie Watts


Office: 208-282-5805

A native Pocatelloan, Valerie Watts has held a variety of teaching positions both here and in Southern California. After graduating from Idaho State University, her first teaching jobs were in the Academic Skills Development (now TGE) and Adult Education programs on the College of Technology campus. In 2012, Valerie returned to Adult Education to teach math again. She finds it especially gratifying assisting students in their educational journey. Valerie enjoys accompanying her husband on motorcycle trips and working outdoors on various summer projects at home.