Student Counseling Services staff
Michael Tendall, LCSW
Director/Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Cell phone: (309) 230-5091
Mike Tendall is a licensed clinical social worker. He has held the position of director since 1989. Prior to his Augustana tenure, he worked in a variety of community social service agencies, including the Iowa Department of Human Services, Family Resources, and the Vera French Mental Health Center. His undergraduate degree is from Wartburg College, a M.Ed degree in counseling from the University of Missouri - Columbia, and his MSW degree is from the University of Iowa.
Deborah VanSpeybroeck, Ph.D.
Associate Director/Licensed Psychologist
Cell phone: (563) 940-6255
Deb earned her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from U. of Wyoming; her undergrad degree was from Augustana College. In addition to her many years on our SCS staff, she has worked for two mental health centers and she was in private practice in the Quad Cities for over 15 years. She is licensed as a psychologist in both Illinois and Iowa.
Allison Koster, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Allison Koster is a licensed clinical social worker. Her undergraduate degree is from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her MSW degree is from Loyola University in Chicago. She began working at Augustana's Student Counseling Services in 2012. Prior to that, she worked as an outpatient therapist at the Robert Young Center in Moline, Illinois. She has also worked for the Illinois Department of Rehabilitative Services and at a youth residential treatment center.
Student Counseling Services: (309) 794-7357