Tracey Tennyson Peters
, a social justice major, is a familiar face at Hamline. Tracey joined the Hamline staff in 2011, working in the admissions office, and became director of university events in 2012. Her role includes planning everything from commencement ceremonies, internal events for students, faculty and staff, formal academic ceremonies, holiday parties, and Hamline's booth at the Minnesota State Fair.
Tracey lives in Saint Paul with her husband and two-year-old son. When she's not busy planning Hamline events or being mom, she enjoys working out, running races, and being a Twin Cities foodie. Read more.
graduated from Hamline in 2008 with a double major in studio arts and psychology. After working two years in the field of mental health, she shifted her career focus to her fine arts degree. In 2010, she discovered the field of art conservation while working part-time at Hamline as the slide librarian and museum registrar.
In the four years since, Nicole has been preparing for a graduate degree in art conservation. In 2013, she received a Genevieve Rust Ehlers Fellowship, which allowed her to complete a year-long internship studying stone conservation at the Opificio delle Pietre Dure in Florence, Italy. She is currently in the process of applying to the three art conservation programs offered in the United States. Read more.
John Koziol, Jr.
graduated from Hamline in 1979 with BA in music education. John’s teaching career spans more than 25 years, teaching instrumental music and directing band for grades 5-12 in Minnesota. In 1995, John joined the faculty of Hamline as adjunct professor of music and director of Hamline’s jazz program.
An established professional pianist and keyboardist, John has shared the stage with musicians from bands like Journey, Toto, Santana, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Survivor. Locally, he plays with Steve Clarke and the Working Stiffs, The Zebra Mussels, Heartbreaker, and The Jerry O'Hagan Big Band. John also performs at various local churches. Read more.