Staff Directory

  • Pamela Adams

    Pamela Adams

    Medical Education Coordinator- Biomedical Science

  • Dani Backus, MS, PMP, SSGB

    Dani Backus, MS, PMP, SSGB

    Senior Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Accreditation

  • Sarah Barrett, DVM, PhD, DACVP

    Sarah Barrett, DVM, PhD, DACVP

    Basic Science Facilitator

  • Elvir Berbic, MS

    Elvir Berbic, MS

    Clerkship Enrollment Manager

  • Ron Bradbury

    Ron Bradbury

    Assistant Director for Admissions

  • Jessica Bradshaw

    Jessica Bradshaw

    Medical Education Coordinator - Assessment and Evaluation

  • Franklin Breeden

    Franklin Breeden

    Property Maintenance

  • Elizabeth Briere

    Elizabeth Briere

    Clinical Skills Assessment and Education Trainer

  • Brian Brindle

    Brian Brindle

    Director of Information Technology

  • Karen Burns

    Karen Burns

    Department Secretary, Dean's Office

  • Pamela Carpenter

    Pamela Carpenter

    Medical Education Coordinator - Clinical Science

  • Helena Carvalho, PhD

    Helena Carvalho, PhD

    Assistant Professor, Biomedical Science

  • Tracey W. Criss, MD

    Tracey W. Criss, MD

    Assistant Dean for Clinical Science Years 3 and 4

    Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Faculty Psychiatrist, Carilion Clinic, Roanoke Memorial Hospital

  • Kelsey Daniel

    Kelsey Daniel

    Admissions Operations and Communications Manager

  • Andre  Dean

    Andre Dean

    Data Management Specialist

  • Sandra DeHart

    Sandra DeHart

    Curricular and Media Coordinator

  • Cheryl Kathleen Dorey, PhD

    Cheryl Kathleen Dorey, PhD

    Professor, Biomedical Science

  • Catherine Doss, MA

    Catherine Doss, MA

    Marketing and Communications Manager

  • Kerin Flattery

    Kerin Flattery

    Patient Centered Learning Case Director

  • Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

    Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.

    Founding Executive Director, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology, Virginia Tech

    Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Professor of Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech

    Professor, Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences

    Chair, Department of Biomedical Science, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Carol M. Gilbert, MD

    Carol M. Gilbert, MD

    Associate Professor, Surgery

    Associate Clinical Professor, Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine

    Director, Medical, Carilion Patient Transportation Services Air Medical Evacuation and Ground Transport, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

    Director, Medical Emergency and Disaster Preparedness, Carilion Health System

    Assistant Director, Surgical Education, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

  • Lori Gonzalez

    Lori Gonzalez

    Clinical Coordinator - Standardized Patients

  • Joanne H. Greenawald, MD

    Joanne H. Greenawald, MD

    Educator Support-Facilitator Lead

    Assistant Professor, Interprofessionalism, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Daniel P. Harrington, MD

    Daniel P. Harrington, MD

    Vice Dean, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Vice President for Academic Affairs, Carilion Clinic

    Associate Dean-Roanoke, University of Virginia School of Medicine

    Associate Professor, Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia

    Professor, Psychiatry, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Lauren Harris, MEd

    Lauren Harris, MEd

    Medical Education Coordinator - Research

  • Terri Hergrueter

    Terri Hergrueter

    Executive Assistant to the Dean

  • Lisa Howard

    Lisa Howard

    Administrative Services Coordinator

  • Harry Hoyt

    Harry Hoyt

    Library Aide

  • David Hungate

    David Hungate

    Photographer/Communications Associate

  • Beth Ipock

    Beth Ipock

    Director of Quality Assurance

  • Phyllis Irvine

    Phyllis Irvine

    Special Assistant to the Dean for Faculty Affairs

  • Bruce E. Johnson, MD

    Bruce E. Johnson, MD

    Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

    Professor, Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Cynda A. Johnson, MD, MBA

    Cynda A. Johnson, MD, MBA

    President and Founding Dean

    Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Uhnoh Kim, Ph.D.

    Uhnoh Kim, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Biomedical Science, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Aubrey L. Knight, MD

    Aubrey L. Knight, MD

    Associate Dean for Student Affairs

    Professor, Internal Medicine and Family & Community Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Professor (secondary appointment), Jefferson College of Health Sciences

    Program Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship

  • Carrie Knopf

    Carrie Knopf

    Interprofessional and Outreach Coordinator

  • Josh Krabill

    Josh Krabill

    Anatomy Coordinator

  • Leslie LaConte, Ph.D.

    Leslie LaConte, Ph.D.

    Assistant Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Research Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Heidi A. Lane, EdD

    Heidi A. Lane, EdD

    Senior Director of Evaluation and Assessment

    Assistant Professor, Interprofessionalism, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Private Docent, Kazan State Medical University, Kazan, Tatarstan Republic

  • Rachel Layman

    Rachel Layman

    EHS Program Manager

  • Autumn Learn

    Autumn Learn

    Associate Director of Financial Aid

  • Donna Littlepage, MBA

    Donna Littlepage, MBA

    Chief Financial Officer

  • David Lugar

    David Lugar

    Anatomy Lab Program Manager

  • Taylor Lynch

    Taylor Lynch

    Standardized Patient & Clinical Skills Coordinator

  • Roger Lyons

    Roger Lyons

    Property Maintenance

  • Jeff Marvin

    Jeff Marvin

    Property Maintenance

  • Alison Matthiessen

    Alison Matthiessen

    Director of Communications

  • Brittany May

    Brittany May

    Advancement Associate

  • Rita J. McCandless, MLS

    Rita J. McCandless, MLS

    Clinical Research Librarian

    Instructor, Interprofessionalism, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • John P. McNamara, MPA, MS, DC

    John P. McNamara, MPA, MS, DC

    Assistant Professor, Biomedical Science

    Assistant Professor/Director VTC Instruction - Anatomy

    Associate Professor, Carilion Clinic, Jefferson College of Health Sciences

    Clinic Director and Doctor of Chiropractic, The Center for Chiropractic Health and Education

    Private Practice, The Center for Chiropractic Health & Education

  • Mark Morrison

    Mark Morrison

    Director of Development

  • David W. Musick, PhD

    David W. Musick, PhD

    Assistant Dean for Faculty Development

    Professor, Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Director, Office of Continuing Professional Development, Carilion Clinic

    Professor, Jefferson College of Health Sciences

  • Brock Mutcheson, MA, PhD

    Brock Mutcheson, MA, PhD

    Director of Assessment and Program Evaluation

  • Olivera Nesic-Taylor, Ph.D.

    Olivera Nesic-Taylor, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Science

  • Michael F. Nolan, PhD

    Michael F. Nolan, PhD

    Assistant Dean for Basic Science Education

    Professor, Department of Biomedical Science

  • Jennifer Page

    Jennifer Page

    Clinical Skills Coordinator

  • Sarah Henrickson  Parker, Ph.D.

    Sarah Henrickson Parker, Ph.D.

    Research Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

    Director of Human Factors Research, Carilion Clinic

    Research Assistant Professor of Psychology, College of Science, Virginia Tech

  • Barbara Parshall, MS

    Barbara Parshall, MS

    Senior Director of Admissions

  • Lynne Pearo

    Lynne Pearo

    Director of Alumni Relations and Special Events

  • Beth R. Pline, LMSW

    Beth R. Pline, LMSW

    Senior Director of Administration and Integration

    Instructor of Interprofessionalism, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Rebecca  Price

    Rebecca Price

    Library Aide

  • Melanie K. Prusakowski, MD

    Melanie K. Prusakowski, MD

    Assistant Dean for Admissions

    Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Associate Chief of Emergency Services, Carilion Clinic, Roanoke Memorial Hospital

  • Hope Reynolds, MALS

    Hope Reynolds, MALS

    Senior Director of Enrollment Management and Registrar

  • Mariah J. Rudd

    Mariah J. Rudd

    Education and Faculty Development Manager

  • Karen Eley Sanders, MS, EdD

    Karen Eley Sanders, MS, EdD

    Chief Diversity Officer

    Senior Instructor, Interprofessionalism, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Virginia Tech

  • Tarin A. Schmidt-Dalton, MD

    Tarin A. Schmidt-Dalton, MD

    Assistant Dean for Clinical Science, Years 1 and 2

    Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Assistant Director, Family Practice Education, Carilion Health System

    Assistant Director, Carilion Family Practice Residency Program

    Assistant Professor, Family Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine

  • Adelaida Stambol

    Adelaida Stambol

    Medical Education Coordinator - Academic Affairs

  • Monica Stanley

    Monica Stanley

    Admissions Specialist

  • Angelica Stovall, MBA, QMHP

    Angelica Stovall, MBA, QMHP

    Director of Student Affairs

  • Elaine Sullivan

    Elaine Sullivan

    Finance Director

  • Allison Tegge, Ph.D.

    Allison Tegge, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Research, Virginia Tech

  • Ramona H. Thiss MLS

    Ramona H. Thiss MLS

    Instructor

  • Nick Torre

    Nick Torre

    Faculty Affairs/Digital Measures Coordinator

  • David B. Trinkle, MD

    David B. Trinkle, MD

    Associate Dean for Community and Culture

    Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Associate Professor, Jefferson College of Health Sciences

    Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Carilion New River Valley Medical Center

    Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia

    Geriatric Psychiatrist, Carilion Center for Healthy Aging

    Psychiatrist, Carilion Health System

  • Mary Stuart Van Metre

    Mary Stuart Van Metre

    Clinical Skills Assessment and Education Trainer

  • Richard C. Vari, PhD

    Richard C. Vari, PhD

    Senior Dean for Academic Affairs

    Professor, Biomedical Science, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

  • Jennifer E. Vaughn, MD, MSPH

    Jennifer E. Vaughn, MD, MSPH

    Assistant Director of Research Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

    Medical Oncologist, Blue Ridge Cancer Care

  • Elizabeth Watson

    Elizabeth Watson

    Department Secretary

  • Shari A. Whicker, EdD, MEd

    Shari A. Whicker, EdD, MEd

    Assistant Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Interprofessionalism

    Associate Director, Office of Continuing Professional Development

    Director, TEACH (Teaching Excellence Academy for Collaborative Healthcare)

  • Lauren Wiley

    Lauren Wiley

    Student Recruitment Coordinator

  • Dustin Womack

    Dustin Womack

    Director of Educational Technology