Tish Fleener

Tish Fleener, Program Assistant I
Office: CENT 241
Phone: 255-3479

Tish graduated from Smith College in Northampton, MA, with a B.A. in Government in May 1992. In addition to her B.A. degree, she earned a paralegal certificate from Denver Paralegal Institute in 1995. She worked as a court clerk in the El Paso County Courts, a legal assistant at Manulife Financial in Boston, and administrative support to the CU Foundation from 2000-2003. More recently, she worked for the UCCS Engineering Department as the Graduate Program Coordinator and the Office Manager, before coming to the Chemistry Department in January of 2005.

Connie Pitman

Connie Pitman, Laboratory Coordinator II
Office: CENT 241C
Office Phone: 255-3036
Stockroom Phone: 255-3206

Connie has been part of the CU-Colorado Springs Staff since 1985. She graduated from the University of Arizona (Tucson) with a B.S. in Chemistry, and has attained certification in Safety Management from Pikes Peak Community College. In conjunction with her management of the Chemistry stockroom, Connie also serves as the Chemical Hygiene Officer.

Chuck Simmons

Chuck Simmons, Lab Coordinator I
Office: CENT 224
Phone: 255-3508

Chuck received his B.S. in Environmental Science from Troy State University in Alabama. Following 20 years of experience in environmental laboratories, he joined the UCCS laboratory staff in 2001 as an instrumentation specialist. He installs, calibrates, maintains and repairs laboratory equipment for the department. He also assists with developing experiments where instruments are used.