Lindsey (Gusaas ’03) Eckert will join the York College faculty this fall as an assistant professor of psychology.

Previously, Eckert has taught at YC as an adjunct instructor, for both on-campus and online courses.

Eckert has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from York College and a master’s degree in counseling from Doane College. She has five years experience serving and counseling troubled teens and families at Epworth Village.

Eckert lives in York with her husband, Eric '03, and two daughters, Hadley (9) and Zoey (7).

Dr. Jaclyn Spivey, chair of the department of psychology, is enthusiastic about the new hire. "I am very pleased about this addition," she said. "Lindsey already connects well with many of our students on a personal level; I look forward to seeing her continued academic and spiritual influence on our campus."