Skip to main content
Western Kentucky University


ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Renshaw Early Childhood Center Staff - Ericka Powell Orndorff

Ericka Powell Orndorff, MAE

Ericka Powell Orndorff, MAE

Program Manager

Office:  Suzanne Vitale Clinical Education Complex 114
Phone:  (270) 745-2773


Ericka Powell Orndorff holds three degrees from Western Kentucky University, an Associates in Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education, Bachelor of Science in Child Studies with a minor in Family Studies, and also a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education.  Ericka has eight years experience in working with young children with a variety of delays and disabilities including autism, ADHD, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and genetic disorders.  Six of those years have been with the WKU’s Renshaw Early Childhood Center.  She received the “Service to the Profession” award from the Department of Special Instructional Programs at WKU before graduating in 2009.  After graduation, she continued with the WKU-Renshaw ECC and is now the Program Manager for the program. In May of 2014, Ericka completed the Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate at WKU.

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/25/14