Faculty & Staff


James Barnes

Position: Technical Coordinator & Broadcast Engineer
Phone: 419-372-8677 Fax: 419-372-0202
Email: barnesj@bgsu.edu
Address: 107 West Hall


Kelly Graham

Position: Graduate Secretary
Phone: 419-372-3321 Fax: 419-372-0202
Email: kjgraha@bgsu.edu
Address: 302 West Hall

Kelly will be the smiling face that greets all the new Graduate Students as they enter the main office in the School of Media and Communication. Kelly has been a full time member of the office staff since November 2004. Along with being a full time BGSU employee she is also a full time mother and wife. Brian and Kelly have been married for 10 years. Kelly and her family enjoy camping, racing and Monday night wrestling. In her very limited spare time, Kelly enjoys spending time with friends catching the latest movies.


Meagon Shaffer

Position: Secretary
Phone: 419-372-2076 Fax: 419-372-0202
Email: mlshaff@bgsu.edu
Address: 302 West Hall

Meagon joined the team on August 29th, 2011.  One of the ways Meagon gives back to the campus community is through the advising of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority.  Meagon and her husband, Dave, have three grown sons and five dogs.  For relaxation and pleasure, she spends time behind the lens of her camera capturing people, animals or interesting locations and scenes.  College football is another interest Meagon has, following BGSU Falcons, OSU Buckeyes and Texas Longhorns! 


Bob J. Kline

Position: Academic Advisor
Phone: 419-372-3404 Fax: 419-372-0202
Email: rkline@bgsu.edu
Address: West Hall #300

Bob Kline comes to Bowling Green State University from Ohio University Zanesville Campus.  He is former media professional.  Mr. Kline worked as a radio announcer, radio reporter, and director of marketing and research during his time in broadcasting.  In his spare time, he enjoys running, reading, and exploring Northwestern Ohio.


Carman Kinney

Position: Administrative Assistant 2
Phone: 419-372-8845 Fax: 419-372-0202
Email: crosend@bgsu.edu
Address: 302 West Hall

Carman is the newest member of the School of Media and Communication as the Administrative Assistant.  She started as a full time member of the office on May 25, 2010.  She enjoys listening to music, watching movies and walking with her family.