Meet our Staff

Staci TreklesAnastasia M. Trekles, Ph.D.

Director, Office of Learning Technology and Clinical Asst. Professor

LSF-237, 219-785-5734 or

Dr. Anastasia (Staci) Trekles, is a clinical professor and the Director of Learning Technologies at Purdue University North Central in Westville, Indiana. Staci has an extensive background with educational technology, and often conducts workshops for practicing teachers in schools throughout Northwest Indiana, as well as at national, international, and Indiana state conferences such as the Indiana Computer Educators (ICE) Conference in Indianapolis each year. Her specialty area is instructional design for online learning and technology integration, and she has taught a number of undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in these areas, both in-classroom and via distance education.

Alex CriswellAlex Criswell

Graduate Assistant


219-785-5461 or

Alex Criswell is a graduate student at Purdue University Calumet, and is seeking a dual-master’s in Communications and Instructional Design. Alex comes to PNC with extensive experience in BlackBoard Learn administration and in the design of online and hybrid courses.

Tammie Phillips

Student Assistant



Tammie is an undergraduate student in the Department of Nursing at Purdue University North Central.