Office of Student Affairs

  • Contact or Visit Us
  • Cassy Bailey, Dean of Students
  • 785.594.8431
  • fax: 785.594.4568
  • cassy.bailey@bakerU.edu
  • P.O. Box 65
  • Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
  • Hours
  • Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Second Floor - Harter Union


Student Affairs Staff

Cassy Bailey

Dean of Students
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Cassy began her service at Baker University as the dean of students in November 2007. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English and Prelaw from Washington State, a Master of Arts in Higher Education Student Affairs from Bowling Green State and a Doctor of Education from Baker University. Cassy enjoys spending time with her husband (1991 BU graduate), two children and four dogs.

Kelly Burns

Coordinator of Student Affairs – Residence Life
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Kelly, a Kansas native, can help with student housing, meal plans and much more. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Emporia State University and enjoys working on all kinds of creative projects.

Teresa Clounch

Associate Dean of Students, Director of Multicultural Affairs
785.594.8473
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Teresa, a Kansas native, oversees multicultural affairs, student life, fraternity and sorority life and judicial affairs at Baker. Teresa holds four degrees from area universities. She is no stranger to Baker; her first visit was as a sister watching her brother play football for the Wildcats.

Randy Flowers

Director of Student Life
785.594.8304
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Randy, a native of Kansas, serves as the director of Student Life. He received his Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership and Master of Science in Higher Education Administration at Kansas University. Randy enjoys working with many different students, through his roles in orientation, intramural's, leadership and student activities. Randy's goal is to help students pursue different opportunities and create lasting memories at Baker University.

Student Health Services Staff

Tim Hodges

Director of Student Health Services
785.594.8409
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Sherri Pahcoddy 

Coordinator, Student Health and Counseling Center
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Sherri is a native of Kansas and a Southwestern College graduate. She began serving as the coordinator of the Student Health and Counseling Center in 2011. Sherri enjoys spending time with her husband, Lee, their four children and two grandchildren.

Career Services Staff

Susan Wade

Director of Career Services
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Susan has served as the director of Baker's Career Services since 2003. In her role, she provides majors and career counseling, edits student resumes, hosts on-campus networking and career events, and assists students with internships, job seeking and graduate school selection. Susan also enjoys teaching Salon classes at Baker. Originally from Connecticut, Susan holds a master's degree in counseling psychology and career counseling from Mizzou and lives in Lawrence with her husband, John, two daughters, two dogs and a Bengal cat.