CENTRE COLLEGE DIRECTORY
Use the directory below to find information on faculty, staff, and offices on campus.
The main telephone number for Centre College is 859.238.5200. Calls to this number will be routed to the appropriate extension. In an after-hours emergency, call 859.236.4357.
Lucas Hoots joined the Centre College faculty in 2019 as visiting assistant professor of mathematics.
Hoots earned a B.S. in mathematics and philosophy from Centre College, an M. A. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in applied and industrial mathematics from the University of Louisville.
Brian Hoven joined the Centre College faculty in 2019 as visiting instructor of biology.
Hoven earned a B.S. and an M.S. in conservation biology from the State University of New York (SUNY), and is a Ph.D. candidate in ecology, evolution, and environmental biology at Miami University.
Mary graduated from Centre in 1980 with a degree in English and holds an MBA from the University of Louisville. She came to Centre in 1991 as Director of Alumni and later became Director of Development and Alumni Relations. She left in 2005 to accept the position of Executive Director of the Library Foundation in Louisville. Mary returned to Centre in 2016 as Director of Leadership Gifts for the Third Century Campaign. Her husband, Scott Hunt ’71, is an alumnus, as are her son, Duncan Paynter ’06, and her stepdaughter, Shelly Hunt Pierce ’98.
Brian Hutzley joined Centre College in 2016. A Michigan native with a B.S. in accounting from Michigan State University and an M.B.A. from Syracuse University, Hutzley served most recently as vice president for finance and administration at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y. He has an impressive 30-year record of service in both the private and not-for-profit sectors, including key leadership roles at public and private universities.
Before Colgate, Hutzley served as vice chancellor and CFO for the State University of New York (SUNY), which includes 64 campuses and is the country’s largest public higher education system. Hutzley was responsible for overseeing the $12 billion annual operating budget, along with relevant finance and budget areas in addition to financial aid and information technology.
He came to oversee the entire system after six years as vice president for business and finance at SUNY’s Delhi campus, where he managed an annual budget of $80 million.
Prior to his career in higher education, Hutzley spent some two decades in the private sector, ending that part of his career as director of financial planning and analysis for Mead/AT-A-GLANCE, in charge of a $1.2 billion annual budget.