Special Announcement: The Transportation & Power Division facilities are undergoing a scheduled maintenance project. The division office has temporarily relocated to Eugene Short Hall, Suite 125 from May 11 through mid-August. Phone numbers remain the same.

Division Administration


Jeff Libby, Instructor of Automotive Technology
ADT 202 | P: 907.786.6143


Shawn Heusser, ADT Tool Room Technician
ADT 102 | P: 907.786.1466

Paul Hoekema, Welding & NDT Tool Room Technician
GHH 118 | P: 907.786.6479

Vacant, Fiscal Technician/Program Coordinator
ADT 207 | P: 907.786.6185

Christine Van Valkenburgh, Welding & NDT Program Assistant
GHH 111 | 907.786.6475


Division Faculty

Automotive Technology

General Automotive
Kelly Smith, Instructor
ADT 203C | P: 907.786.1463

David Edmonds, Instructor
ADT 203A | 907.786.1468

Darrin Marshall, Assistant Professor
ADT 203D | P: 907.786.1398

Heavy Duty Transportation & Equipment

Craig Defendorf, Instructor
ADT 203B | P: 907.786.1470

Welding & Nondestructive Testing Technology

Jonathan Goins, Assistant Professor
GHH 111C | P: 907.786.1471

Eli Van Ringelenstein, Instructor
GHH 111B | P: 907.786.6477

Joseph Trekell, Instructor
GHH 111A | P: 907.786.6478


Contact Information

UAA Transportation & Power Division

Automotive Technology and Heavy Duty Transportation & Equipment
Auto Diesel Technology Building, Rm 207
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508

P: 907.786.1485 | F: 907.786.4637

Welding & Nondestructive Testing Technology

Gordon Hartlieb Hall, Rm 111
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508

P: 907.786.1485 | F: 907.786.4637


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