AAC Staff & Contact Information

Main Office Contact

Email: AcademicAdvisingCenter@umontana.edu
Office: Room 202

For the quickest response possible to your inquiry, we encourage you to email us at the address listed above. (Please be sure you contact us using your UM student email address, if you are a current or newly admitted student. Instructions on how to set up your student email are available on the IT website.)

Brandie Terpe

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General AA Academic Advisor
Email: brandie.terpe@umontana.edu
Office: Room 205

Brandie received BA degrees in both Sociology and Psychology from the University of Montana. After working as a veterinary assistant and office manager, she returned to the University, where she has been advising students for over 10 years.

Brandie’s favorite thing is spending time with her son and fiance. She enjoys playing video games, reading, watching movies, hiking, and has a green belt in taekwondo.


Maryann Dunbar

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General AA Academic Advisor
Email: maryann.dunbar@umontana.edu
Office: Room 203

Maryann was born and raised in the Missoula area and has been with Missoula College for the past nine years. As well as being a Pre-Nursing Academic Advisor, she is also the Administrative Assistant for the Health Professions Department specializing in the other health programs offered at Missoula College. Her greatest reward is helping students with their academic needs.

Maryann has a son Zac who graduated from Missoula College. She enjoys bowling, hiking, biking, baking, golfing, and spending time with her husband Chris. 

Dylan Rogness

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Pre-Nursing Academic Advisor
Email: dylan.rogness@umontana.edu (recommended)
Phone: (406) 243-7812
Office: Room 211

Dylan is from Helena, MT and graduated from the University of Montana with a degree in Health & Human Performance – Community Health.  He is an avid fly fisherman, outdoors enthusiast, and recreational musician.  Though Dylan’s main title for Missoula College is Healthcare Transformation Specialist for  the “HealthCARE Montana” grant, he is honored and glad to be a part of the Missoula College Academic Advising team as a Pre-Nursing Advisor.