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ACHE Faculty & Staff Directory

Abdul-Nasser Adjei, MD
Assistant Professor of Cardiology
Internal Medicine
Ahmmed Ally, MD, PhD
Professor of Physiology
Pathophysiology
Rebecca Ameis
Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs
Frederick Amerud
Audio, Visual, & Security Administrator
Information Technology
Pattie Barnes
Human Resources Coordinator
Human Resources
Roger Bise, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Surgery
Lisa Boyd
Director of Wellness Programming & Engagement
Wellness
Lance Bridges
Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Sciences
Biochemistry
Vicki Broadaway
Payroll and Compensation Specialist
Human Resources
Jeff Brooks
Human Resources Assistant
Human Resources
Chris Brown, CPA
Chris Brown, CPA
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Finance
Teressa Brown, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS
Dean of the School of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
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Eric Burns
Director of Building & Grounds
Building & Grounds
Courtney Butler
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the School of PT
Physical Therapy
Lindsay Casanova
Executive Assistant to the Dean of ARCOM
Administration-ARCOM Academic
Shannda Cater
Applications Administrator
Information Technology
JoAnn Chandler
Director of Faculty Development
Clinical Medicine
John Classen
Campus Police Officer
Security
Patricia Cunningham
Director of Preclinical Curriculum
Preclinical & Research
Daniel Curtis, PT, DPT
Assistant Professor & Director of Clinical Education
Physical Therapy
Alexis Danekas
Research Technician-I
Research
Dionne DeGrande, MS
GME Institutional Director
GME
Eduardo A. deMondesert, MD
Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine
Susan Devero
Executive Director of Marketing, Communications, & Community Relations
Community Relations/Marketing
Kelly DeWitt
Executive Director of Enrollment Management
Admissions
David Dominic
Campus Police Officer
Security
Melissa Efurd, EdD
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for ACHE
Academic Affairs
Talal El-Hefnawy, MD, PhD
Director of ACHE Research, Associate Professor
Research
Amanda Evenson
Director of Student Support Services
Student Services
Tyler Farrar, JD
Vice President & General Counsel
General Counsel
Sarah Finley
Student Affairs Division Manager
Office of Student Affairs
Charitee Floyd
Student Services and Activities Coordinator
Student Services
Whitney Garrison, MS, OTR/L
Occupational Therapy Content Expert, Instructor
Occupational Therapy
Ashley Gerhardson, PhD
Director of Data Analytics & Institutional Research for ACHE & Assistant Professor
Academic Affairs
Glenna Gilliam
Director of Financial Aid
Student Services
Ellie Glidewell
Campus Life and Asset Manager
Operations
Benny Gooden, EdD
Senior Executive Assistant to the Provost
Institutional Relations
Michael Gooden, MD
Assistant Professor & Chair of Surgery
Surgery
Jon Gustafson, MD
Assistant Professor Neurology & Chair of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Heather Guzik, MA
Anatomy Lab Instructor
Anatomy
Alex Habegger, PT, DPT, OCS
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Kaci Handlery, PT, DPT, NCS
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Reed Handlery, PT, DPT, PhD
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Alan Haney
Campus Police Officer
Security
Kimi Lee Hayden
Clinical Coordinator: Assessments
Clinical Medicine
Kenneth Hensley, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular, & Cellular Biology and Program Director of the MSB Program
Biochemistry
Steven Hodges
Campus Police Officer
Security
Ismail Ihmeidan, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Surgery
Dawn James, PT, DPT, DSc
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Barbara Jetton
Vice President of Human Resources
Human Resources
Kathryn Jones
Campus Police Officer
Security
Lori Jones
Academic Success and Assessment Services Coordinator
Academic Affairs
Dianna Jordan
Director of Procurement
Procurement
Carrie Kaelin
Executive Assistant to the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Administration-Executive
Zahra Kamarei, MLS
Director of Library Services
Library Services
Alexis Kendrick, PT, DPT, EdD
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Garon Kerns
Director of IT Operations
Information Technology
Jackie Krutsch
Executive Director of Advancement
Advancement
Allison Kyrouac
Digital Marketing Branding Manager
Community Relations/Marketing
Anna Layne, MEd
FOPC/Clinical Coordinator
Clinical Medicine
Sonya Lemke, MLS
Health Sciences Librarian, Instructor
Library Services
Elizabeth LeQuieu, PhD
Associate Dean of Academics
Occupational Therapy
Ross Longley, PhD
Assoc. Dean of Preclinical Medicine & Research
Preclinical & Research
Dan Lynch, DO
Assistant Professor of OMM & Interim Chair of OPP
OMM
Cathy Mancuso
Accounts Payable Manager
Finance
Connie Manning, MA, MLIS
Health Sciences Librarian, Instructor
Library Services
Meredith Marney
Receptionist for Student Affairs
Student Services
Shawna Mason
Registrar
Student Services
Susan McBride
Administrative Assistant to the Assoc. Dean of Clinical Med.
Clinical Medicine
Rance McClain, DO, FACOFP, FAOASM
Dean of ARCOM
Administration-ARCOM Academic
Laurel Starling-McIntosh, MEd, HIED
Senior Assistant Dean of Student Affairs for ACHE
Student Services
Dawn Miller
Director of Applications and Security
Information Technology
Heli Mistry
Design and Visual Communications Specialist
Community Relations/Marketing
Lorna Mitchell
Career Counseling & Board Preparation Specialist
Academic Affairs
Aaron Mitchum
Infrastructure Engineer
Information Technology
Jennifer Moore, PhD
Dean of the School of Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Tracy Morris
Administrative Assistant to the School of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Gurjit Nagra, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Pathophysiology
Louay Nassri, MD, FAAP, FCCP
Associate Professor & Chair of Pediatrics
Pediatrics
William Ohm
Campus Police Officer
Security
Barry Owen, EdD
Executive Director of Strategic Relations
Institutional Relations
Martha Pendleton, EdD
Executive Director, Clinical Experiential Learning
Clinical Medicine
Joanne Peterson, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anatomy
Anatomy
Patty Pettway, DO
Assistant Professor of Women's Health
Family Medicine
Janie Price
ACHE Admissions Recruiter
Admissions
Barry Prior, PhD
Associate Professor & Chair of Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology
Phone: 479-308-2352
Patrick Quarles
Support Administrator
Information Technology
Joseph Queeney, DO, FACOS
Assistant Professor OMM
OMM
Raja Rachakatla, PhD
Associate Professor of Anatomy
Anatomy
Brandy Ree, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Sciences and Acting Chair of Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Sciences
Biochemistry
Nixon Rivera
Support Specialist
Information Technology
Savanna Robison, MS
Director of Admissions-MS, Biomedicine (MSB)
Admissions
Monica Rojas Chavez, MD
Medical Director-International Medicine and Cultural Education; Rank Assistant Professor
International Medicine
Donna Ruth
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the School of OT
Occupational Therapy
Andrew Ryals, DO
Director of Clinical Skills; Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Clinical Medicine
Kerrie Sanders
Simulation Lab Coordinator
Sim/Clinical Skills
Robert Sanders, DO
Director of OPP Integration; Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
OMM
Janice Scaggs
Advancement Coordinator
Advancement
Amanda Scyrkels
Financial Aid Processor/VA Certifying Official
Student Services
Donald Sefcik, DO
Senior Vice President & Provost
Administration-Academics
Donna Shipley, MD
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Family Medicine
Trex Smith
Campus Police Officer
Security
LaTisha Standokes, MS
Director of Admissions, College of Health Sciences
Admissions
Mark Stillwell, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Infectious Disease
Internal Medicine
Dusan Stojanovic
ACHE Admissions Recruiter
Admissions
Ray Stowers, DO
Special Assistant to the Department of Clinical Medicine
Clinical Medicine
Ryan Sullivan, DO
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
Ginger Sutliff
GME Institutional Coordinator
GME
Charity Templeton, MS
Database Administrator
Information Technology
LaVona Traywick, PhD
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Antonio Varela, PT, DPT, PhD
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Kelly Vongnarath
Academic Success Counselor
Academic Affairs
Matthew White, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochem, Cellular, & Molecular Biology
Biochemistry
Kesha Woolsey
OPP Coordinator
OMM
Thomas Yorio, PhD, FARVO, FAOPT
Professor of Research & Pharmacology
Research
Stacey Young
Controller
Finance
Will Young, MS
Director IT, Infrastructure
Information Technology
Naunihal Zaveri, PhD
Associate Professor & Chair of Immunology, Microbiology, & Pharmacology
Preclinical & Research
Tracey Zeiner, OTD, OTR/L
Assistant Professor, OT
Occupational Therapy
Leslie Ziegler, MD
Assistant Dean of Clinical Medicine; Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Clinical Medicine
Kim Sykes
Senior Coordinator: OMS-III
Clinical Medicine
Kyle D. Parker, JD
President & Chief Executive Officer
Administration-Executive
Elizabeth McClain, PhD
Chief Wellness Officer, Professor
Administration-Executive
Les W. Smith
Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Administration-Executive
Joel Webb, MS
Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
Administration-Executive
Lance Forshee, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anatomy
Anatomy
Tabitha Embree
Bursar
Finance
Dana Kahl, PT, DPT
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Joseph K. Armer
Campus Police Officer
Security
Mandy Fellman
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean of Academics
Occupational Therapy
Nancy Damrah, MSHS
Occupational Therapy Content Expert, Instructor
Occupational Therapy
Scott Wengerd, DMin
Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Daniela Guerrero
Standardized Patient Center Coordinator
Sim/Clinical Skills
Rosemary Johnson
Academic Resources and Assessment Services Coordinator
Academic Affairs
Henry Lemke, DHSc, PA-C
Executive Director of Simulation & Clinical Skills
Sim/Clinical Skills
Allison Young, PT, DPT
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Nibs Zeiner
Canine Companions Facility Dog
Occupational Therapy
Laura Wyerick
Director of Donor Relations
Advancement
Tammy Conrow
Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean of Preclinical Medicine & Research
Preclinical & Research
Rex Woods
Campus Police Officer
Security
Sai Sudha Koka, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Preclinical & Research
Rachel Gunselman, LCSW
Student Wellness Counselor
Student Services
Clyde Forrest
Campus Police Officer
Security
Scott Neidecker
IT Security Administrator
Information Technology
Danielle Curtis
Receptionist
Security
Sherry Turner, DO, MPH, FACOEP
Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education and Designated Institutional Official
GME
George Donald Cobb Jr.
Captain of Security
Security
Joshua Burns, PhD
Joshua Burns, PhD
Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Microbiology and Immunology
Johnny Call
Support Administrator
Information Technology
Will Conrad, PT, DPT, EdD
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Krista Cox
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Occupational Therapy
Nicole Gaynor
Administrative Assistant to the School of Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Noah Hansen, MS
Occupational Therapy Content Expert, Instructor
Occupational Therapy
Lindsey Hargrave
ACHE Admissions Coordinator
Admissions
Jim Turner, DO, MPH, FACOFP, FACOEP
Senior Vice President to the President & CEO
Administration - Executive
Brandi Jones
Senior Coordinator: Affiliations
Clinical Medicine
Blake Metcalf, DCN, RD, LD, FAND
Director of Community/Clinical Nutrition
Wellness
Katie Patton
Student Services & Activities Coordinator
Student Services
Isaac Salazar
Community Outreach Coordinator
Wellness
Brody Standokes, MBA
Assistant Registrar
Student Services
Andrea Williams
Executive Administrative Assistant to the Senior Vice President
Administration - Executive