Behavioral Evaluation and Threat Assessment Team

Individuals wishing to contact the BETA team should call (217) 875-7211 and ask to speak with any of the individuals listed as members. The BETA team will make every effort to respond to those requesting assistance in a timely manner. Additionally, we strongly encourage you to complete the Behavioral Evaluation Threat Assessment Referral Form.

Behavioral Evaluation Threat Assessment Team Members

Members of the Behavioral Evaluation Threate Assessment Team meet regularly, as well as in response to requests for assistance. Depending on the particular situation, other representatives (e.g. outside mental health professionals, legal counsel) may be asked to join the Team on an ad hoc basis. In addition, the Vice-President of Finance and Administration is available to consult with the team as necessary.

Marcus Brown
Vice President of Student Success
(217) 875-7211, ext. 253
mbrown@richland.edu

Aarron Cook
Director of Campus Security
(217) 875-7211, ext. 557
acook@richland.edu

Mary Beth Wade
Full-time Faculty
(217) 875-7211, ext. 397
mbwade@richland.edu

Michael Diggs
Director, Career Services and Coordinator of Veterans Services
(217) 875-7211, ext. 205
mdiggs@richland.edu