Directors and Faculty
Kevin Borders, Ph.D., MSSW, M.Div
Dr. Borders earned his MSSW and Ph.D. from the University of Louisville, Kent School of Social Work, and his M.Div. from a local seminary. His areas of interest are in advocacy with older adults, community and organizational practice, program evaluation, and effective teaching. When not teaching research, critical thinking or working with field practicum students, Kevin works with local agencies involving program evaluation.
Glynita Bell, MSSW
Professor Bell earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychological Science from Ball State University, a Master's of Science in Social Work from University of Louisville. She is a PhD candidate at Ashford University and holds the professional license of LCSW. Professor Bell’s research interests are school based behavior interventions. Professor Bell is co-chair for The Office of Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods, president of a nonprofit mentoring program and provides clinical supervision to social workers. Professor Bell founded Heart 2 Heart Wellness Center in 2012 to provide quality mental health therapy in a holistic approach with the center offering yoga and massage amongst other services. Heart 2 Heart was created to reduce the stigma surrounding mental wellness and to promote the value of self-care.