Faculty and Staff
Mark Jones, M.S.
Teaching Assistant Professor and Chair
B.S. in Sport Management, Delaware State University, 2002
M.S. in Sport Management, Indiana State University, 2003
Carter Hall, Room G10
Mr. Jones initially began full-time employment as a lecturer in the Department of Physical Education at WVU Tech in the fall of 2007. He also serves as a Program Coordinator for the Sport Management major. He participated four years as a student-athlete at NCAA Division I Delaware State University in Cross Country, Indoor Track and Outdoor Track. Mr. Jones’ hobbies include running, hiking, kayaking, camping, and all outdoor activities. His hometown is in Milford, Delaware. He has one daughter, Natalie Jones, who resides with him in Charleston, West Virginia.
Laura Spiers, M.S.
B.S. in Athletic Coaching Education ,West Virginia University , 2011
M.S. in Education-Physical Education, Canisius College, 2013
Carter Hall, Room G1A
Ms. Spiers began full-time employment as a Teaching Assistant Professor in the Sport Studies Department at WVU Tech in the Fall of 2015. She was a member and captain of the WVU Tech Women’s Soccer team for four years. Ms. Spiers’ hobbies include fitness, sports, cooking, kayaking. She is from Courtice, Ontario, Canada.
Mary Ida Nugent
Program Assistant III
A.S. in Office Administration-Executive Emphasis, WVU Technology, 1998
Carter Hall, Room G11