Veterans Network

Contact Us

The following individuals have been designated as departmental contacts for assisting military veterans. For more information, please contact:

Academic Advising | Student Academic Success Center
Joyce Van Baak
(616) 331-3588

vanbaakj@gvsu.edu

Admissions
Melanie Retberg
(616) 331-2025
retbergm@gvsu.edu

Affirmative Action
Dwight Hamilton
(616) 331-2242
hamiltdw@gvsu.edu


Personal, Professional, and Career Assistance
Nick Debenardi
(616) 331-3266

debernan@gvsu.edu 

Disability Support Resources
Kathleen VanderVeen
(616) 331-2490
vandervk@gvsu.edu

Educational Support Program l TRiO
Victoria Powers
(616) 331-3401
powersv@gvsu.edu

Financial Aid | Scholarships
Detwann Johnson                                                                                                  
(616) 331-3234
johnsode@gvsu.edu


Family Support Group
Linda Rettig  
(616) 331-3588
rettigli@gvsu.edu

Food Pantry
Brittany Dernberger
(616) 331-2748
dernbebr@gvsu.edu

Housing and Residence Life | Family Housing
Kristen Evans
(616) 331-2120
evanskr@gvsu.edu

Office of Multicultural Affairs
Connie Dang
(616) 331-2177
dangc@gvsu.edu

Registrar's Office | GI BILL Certification
 Sharon Hall
 (616) 331-3327
 vetrec@gvsu.edu

 

Student Accounts | Payments                                                          Cheryl Lillibridge                                                                         (616) 331-2209                                                         lillibrc@gvsu.edu


Student Employment | Financial Budgeting and Planning                   Luis Lozano                                                                                   (616) 331-3238                                                         lozanol@gvsu.edu

Student Services Veterans Network                                               Steven Lipnicki                                                                         (616) 331-7188                                                       lipnicks@gvsu.edu


University Libraries
 Bob Kozminski
 (616) 331-2637
 kozminsb@gvsu.edu  

Vocational Rehabilitation| Military Tuition Assistance Programs
 Cheryl Lillibridge
 (616) 331-2209
 lillibrc@gvsu.edu

Women's Center
 Brittany Dernberger
 (616) 331-2748                                                      
dernbebr@gvsu.edu

If you are unsure about the correct person or office to contact, please feel free to speak with Steven Lipnicki about any Veterans concerns you may have.

Page last modified February 28, 2014