Dr. Andrea Gibson, Executive Director of Institutional Research
Andrea earned her BS in Mathematics from John Carroll University, her MS in Applied Statistics from Bowling Green State University, and her PhD in Operations Research from the Florida Institute of Technology. She has worked at DSC since 2006 and joined the Institutional Research team in 2017. Her previous positions include teaching for the School of Mathematics, serving as Chair of the Honors College, and serving as Chair of Online Studies. Her current responsibilities include overseeing state and federal reporting projects and handling internal and external data requests, among others.
Contact Andrea directly at (386) 506-3337 or andrea.gibson@DaytonaState.edu
Cassandra Wilmore, Institutional Research Analyst II
Cassandra completed her Bachelor's degree in 2002 at University of Central Florida and her MBA at University of Phoenix in 2008. She began her IR career in November 1998 at Daytona State College as staff assistance, and through several promotions and reclassifications, she has excelled to her current position. She has served on a variety of internal and external committees evaluating, providing and sharing data as requested. She is mainly responsible for reporting all facility, personnel and integrated data to FLDOE as outlined in the Florida College System Database Reporting guide. She is very organized and compiled massive data sets for future analysis and program review. This includes but is not limited to salary analysis for raise justifications and room utilization data analysis for building needs. Cassandra is also responsible for the State Chart of Reports, National Clearinghouse follow-ups, FETPIP job placement data, labor and job projection. Her other duties include a collaboration with her team members to maintain and develop the department website, Fast Facts brochure, and Core Performance Indicators publication. She leads the department in many areas with her exceptional skill being the main point person in the absence of a director.
Contact Cassandra directly at (386) 506-3691 or cassandra.wilmore@DaytonaState.edu
Robert Stanley, Institutional Research Analyst II
Bob earned his BS in music from Eastern Michigan University. He has worked at Daytona State College since 2005 and has been a part of the Institutional Research team since 2011. Before that, he worked in various roles in the Enrollment Services department including: Assessment, Records and as an Enrollment Specialist at the Deland Campus. His current responsibilities include State Reporting and ad hoc requests.
Contact Bob directly at (386) 506-3439 or robert.stanley@DaytonaState.edu
Sylvia Zuelch, Institutional Research Analyst II
Sylvia earned her BAS in Supervision and Management at Daytona State College in 2015. She has been a DSC employee since 1996. During her career, she has worked as an Administrative Assistant in the Workforce Careers area, as well as Information Technology where she began working diligently in the conversion for the PeopleSoft ERP. She learned to write reports for all areas of the College, and has become very familiar with the structure of the PS environment. She is the most recent addition to the IR staff and will be responsible for state and federal reporting of Adult Education and Perkins V data. Sylvia loves to learn and continues to strive to enhance her skills.
Contact Sylvia directly at (386) 506-3035 or sylvia.zuelch@DaytonaState.edu
Jade Meqdad, Institutional Research Analyst I
Jade earned an AA from Daytona State College and completed a BS in mathematics from the University of Central Florida with a minor in computer science. In 2019 she began working at DSC as a Learning Specialist in the School of Adult Education, and in 2020 she joined the Institutional Research team. Her focus is surveys related to the College.
Contact Jade directly at (386) 506-4279 or Jade_Meqdad@DaytonaState.edu