Denise joined the Student Affairs Division in July of 2008, but started work in ITS at the college February, 1996. She holds a BA in MIS from Buena Vista University, and an AAS in Legal Secretary from DMACC. Denise was raised in Grinnell, and after attending college, continues to live in Grinnell. Her daughter Lana Sellner and family live in Marion, and her son Aaron Grace and family also live in Grinnell. On August 22, 2011 she joined the Office of Security and is now working as a Technical Assistant II for Steve Briscoe and the Security Officers. She aspires to become trained as a Security Officer and Sexual Assault Advocate in the future.