Isabella Alder

Isabella Alder

Title:  Administrative Manager

Division of Public Health
Isabella is an Administrative Manager in the Division of Public Health and is the Associate Director for the Utah Area Health Education (AHEC) Program.  Her efforts include projects related to the integration of Public Health, specifically focusing on connecting populations to appropriate health resources. She is also involved in supporting research initiatives for the department.  Isabella earned her Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Utah.
Tatiana Allen-Webb

Tatiana Allen-Webb

Title:  Clinical Research Coordinator

Division of Public Health
Tatiana handles protocol oversight, regulatory affairs, enrollment, data capture, and management. She ensures Good Clinical Practice and SOP compliance for the division's research studies. Additionally, she serves as the Clinical Coordinator for AHEC and facilitates clinical training opportunities for students of all health-related disciplines in most of Utah's rural communities. Tatiana has 14 years of experience at the University of Utah and is a Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP).
Crystal Beall

Crystal Beall

Title:  Special Events Coordinator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Crystal is the Special Events Coordinator in the Continuing Education program. Her responsibilities include office and on-site coordination and support of the day to day activities associated with numerous and various continuing education programs. She is directly involved with assisting and monitoring OSHA-approved outreach trainers through the Mountain West OSHA Education Center. Crystal has been with the department since 2010.
Anne Berger

Anne Berger

Title:  Administrative Assistant

Division of Public Health
Anne is the Administrative Assistant for the Division of Public Health. Her job responsibilities include providing administrative support to the Associate Chiefs, as well as other faculty and staff, organizing room reservations, and maintaining travel and conference arrangements.
Jessica Bickley

Jessica Bickley

Title:  Academic Coordinator

Division of Family Medicine
Jessica helps manage and maintain adjunct faculty appointments, faculty CVs, hospital encounters, and resident reports for the division. Her duties include providing medical student education support and meeting support for the EPIC workgroup and resident business meetings. Jessica has a BS in Psychology from Weber State University.
Jesse Bliss

Jesse Bliss

Title:  Research Associate

Division of Public Health
Jesse Bliss manages the Disaster Public Health program within the Division of Public Health. Jesse earned his MPH from Loma Linda University School of Public Health and is currently a Public Health PhD student. As former Assistant Dean and Executive Director for the Office of Public Heath Practice at Loma Linda, Jesse is experienced in applied public health community-engaged education, research and practice.
Tom Boeger

Tom Boeger

Title:  IT Project Manager

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Tom provides support for Mac, PC, networking resources, printers, and office equipment in the division. He trains users on an individual basis to help troubleshoot their tech issues. Additionally, he has created solutions to record the Rocky Mountain Center’s Masters level classes in an online format for professional and high-quality classes and is in the process of creating an online format for all of the Center’s classes. Tom has an MDiv from the Salt Lake Theological Seminary, a BA in Multimedia Arts and Sciences and 20 years of experience working with Information Technology.
Larry Bonnette

Larry Bonnette

Title:  Network Administrator Sr.

Administration
Larry maintains department computing resources and oversees all IT related matters for the department. He provides for secure network access to department, campus, and internet sources. As a mathematician with a minor in physics, he began programming at Hill Air Force Base in 1980 and has worked with the University since the 80s as a LAN Manager and Database Programmer, along with Desktop and Server Manager.
Alicen Bringard

Alicen Bringard

Title:  Director, Research & Science

Administration
Alicen directs the research initiatives for the division and oversees the administration and management of the division operations. Her responsibilities include participating in the department leadership committees and assisting the department chair, chiefs, and administration in planning and implementing strategic initiatives and goals for the department. Alicen has 15 years of related experience to her position and has worked for the University since 2002. She received her Master of Public Administration from the University of Utah.
Holly Bynum

Holly Bynum

Title:  Associate Director, Healthcare

Division of Family Medicine
Holly oversees the department’s clinical strategies and operations and directs administration for the Division of Family Medicine. Holly earned her MBA at the University of Utah. Before her employment with the University, she worked at Select Health for 10 years managing insurance plans and benefit adjunction operations. Holly joined University Health Care in 2005, where she has worked in project management, decision support, nursing finance, and research administration.
Sheri Carp

Sheri Carp

Title:  Associate Director

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Toni Chambers

Toni Chambers

Title:  Project Coordinator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Toni is responsible for the administrative support to the division’s faculty, staff, and students. Her responsibilities include assisting with grant preparations, managing calendars, reconciling with accounts payable, planning events, taking meeting minutes, and assisting with travel. Toni has been with the department since 2006.
Dan Clawson

Dan Clawson

Title:  IT Project Manager

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Dan is responsible for the technology involved in expanding the Physician Assistant Studies Program to St. George. He is interested in all kinds of geeky things. He got his first computer at age 10 and it’s been non-stop since then. Starting at the University in 2000, he has worked with large Unix systems for hosting websites, email, and database systems, and he has done software development in various languages. He is back in school working on an English degree.
Connie Crandall

Connie Crandall

Title:  Manager, Clinical Research Programs

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Connie manages the Continuing Education Program for the Rocky Mountain Center which conducts over 150 courses per year that contribute significantly to the financial health of the division. She ensures that the courses support the mission of providing timely and relevant continuing education programs to industrial hygienists, occupational health nurses, safety professionals and occupational medicine physicians. Connie has an MA in English, an MBA, and has worked with the department since 1985.
Doris Dalton

Doris Dalton

Title:  Director of Admissions

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
As Director of Admissions for the PA program, Doris is responsible for applicant advising and the development and implementation of admissions policies and processes. She earned her Master of Public Adminstration at the University of Utah, and joined the program in 2005. In addition, she serves as a member of the Recruitment and Admissions Council of the Physician Assistant Education Association, and chairs the Enhancements Committee for the national Central Application Service for Physician Assistants, CASPA.
Courtney DeMond

Courtney DeMond

Title:  Administrative Manager

Division of Public Health
Courtney is responsible for the administration and management of all program operations including education, budgeting, financial operations, development, communication, and human resources. She earned a BS in Public Relations with a business minor and has over ten years of progressive experience in management, administrative duties, public relations and event coordinating, including six years of academic advising.
Luz Dominguez

Luz Dominguez

Title:  Project Facilitator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Luz is responsible for office and on-site coordination and support for the day to day activities associated with numerous and various Continuing Education Programs.
Abby Dowd

Abby Dowd

Title:  Didactic Coordinator

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Abby is the coordinator for the UPAP didactic team. She manages a multidisciplinary schedule and works with the instructors and faculty to address student needs during their didactic year. In addition, she is responsible for management of the IVC classroom technology in the Salt Lake City classroom as well as grade entry, failure remediation, data processing and transcription, student registration, evaluation control, and event planning. Abby has a Bachelor degree from the University of Washington in Environmental Science.
Emilee Eden

Emilee Eden

Title:  Study Coordinator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Hannah Elliott

Hannah Elliott

Title:  Office Assistant

Administration
Hannah assists in operating the reception area for the Administration offices. Her responsibilities include greeting and directing visitors, phone calls, and providing general office support for visitors, staff, and faculty. She is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Utah.
Julie Fryer

Julie Fryer

Title:  Computer Technician

Administration
Julie assists with IT for the department, along with procuring computer equipment for faculty and staff. She also develops and maintains the department webpages. Julie received a Web Design Certificate, Web development Certificate, and Web Design Tools Certificate from Continuing Education at the University of Utah. She has been with the department since 1991.
Kelbe Goupil

Kelbe Goupil

Title:  Academic Advisor

Division of Public Health
Kelbe is the Academic Advisor to all of the students in the MPH, MSPH, MPH Joint Degrees and Certificate programs within the Division of Public Health. She coordinates all aspects of student education programs, initial advising, admissions, graduation, and assists with Global Public Health.
Rob Gray

Rob Gray

Title:  Administrative Manager

Administration
Rob is an established professional and leader who has proven to be reliable in his analytical abilities and is trusted to manage essential projects and initiatives in support of the department’s mission. He joined the University in 2014 and has worked as an accountant, financial analyst and manager. Rob has demonstrated the ability to find creative solutions and identify unique opportunities wherever he goes. Rob earned his MBA from the University of Utah.
Hillary Hoopes

Hillary Hoopes

Title:  Executive Assistant

Administration
Hillary functions as the Executive Assistant to the Office of the Vice-Chairman. She is responsible for the management and scheduling, as well as serving as the liaison between the divisions and outside entities for the Vice-Chairman. Hillary has 16 years of related experience to her position, and received her BS from the University of Utah in International Studies.
Melissa Husebye

Melissa Husebye

Title:  Academic Program Manager

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Melissa is the Project Manager for the development of the St. George Distant Campus. She is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all aspects of the implementation of the new Physician Assistant Studies program in St. George Utah. Her duties also include support of the Division leadership team. Melissa has a BS in Environmental Studies and over 10 years of experience in higher education.
Valerie Jarrett

Valerie Jarrett

Title:  Academic Program Manager

Division of Family Medicine
Valerie manages all daily aspects of the Medical Student Education for Family Medicine including the 3rd and 4th year Family Medicine courses, and the Obstetrics Fellowship. She also coordinates Interest Group activities. Valerie has a BS in Business and 15 years of experience working with the division.
Mandy Johnson

Mandy Johnson

Title:  Clinical Coordinator

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Mandy is responsible for fostering communication between the PA Program and affiliated clinical sites. She acquires and maintains legal contracts, manages clinical rotation sites, maintains preceptor information and ensures student credentialing requirements are met. She also coordinates activities associated with the clinical year to include White Coat Ceremony and Graduation. Mandy is from Tucson, Arizona. She graduated with a BA in Psychology from the University of Arizona and even though she loves the mountains and the change of seasons in Utah, an Arizona sunset will always take her breath away.
Komal Kaur

Komal Kaur

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Julie Koldewyn

Julie Koldewyn

Title:  Program Coordinator

Division of Public Health
Julie Koldewyn, MS, is the Program Coordinator for the Utah Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Program. She coordinates the design, development, and delivery of statewide programs for the Utah AHEC – including ongoing program assessment and improvement. She is passionate about community outreach and is excited to bring this experience to her role with Utah AHEC. Julie earned her Master’s degree in Human Dimensions of Ecosystem Science and Management from Utah State University.
Jenna Lindsey

Jenna Lindsey

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Jenna helps with project management for ACOEM as well as assists with managing the research team. She is now responsible for training research assistants, managing scheduling and tracking sheets, assisting with grants and manuscripts, performing exhaustive literature searches and summaries, and works on statistical analysis of research projects. Jenna graduated from the University of Utah in May 2017 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology.
Rita Litsas

Rita Litsas

Title:  Manager

Division of Family Medicine
Rita oversees the day to day operations of the division, including Medical Student Education and the Family Medicine Residency programs. She is responsible for financials, payroll, CIP, faculty recruitment, and human resources. Rita has earned certificates in Leadership and Management, Finance and Accounting, Administration, and Human Resources Management. She previously worked for the School of Medicine Dean’s Office as the Director of Medical Education/ Curriculum. She has been with the department since 2011.
Pamela Lyon

Pamela Lyon

Title:  Administrative Program Coordinator

Division of Public Health
Pam is an Administrative Program Coordinator within the Division of Public Health. She coordinates all Global Health activities for Division faculty and staff. In conjunction with the Associate Director of Research, she manages the Division’s Learning Abroad program logistics. She also provides administrative support to the Division of Public Health Associate Chiefs.
Jennifer Mair

Jennifer Mair

Title:  Academic Program Manager

Division of Family Medicine
Jen is the manager for the Family Medicine Residency program. In this role, she oversees the day-to-day functions of the residency program including schedules, evaluation of residents/faculty, maintaining resident files, etc. Additionally, Jen oversees the program accreditation process and updating specialty boards, assists with curricular changes, and maintains the policy and procedure manuals for residents and faculty. She has a BS in Health Society and Policy and Psychology. She previously worked as the Academic Coordinator overseeing residency didactics.
Hailey McCormick

Hailey McCormick

Title:  Academic Advisor

Division of Public Health
Hailey McCormick is the Academic Advisor to the Doctoral Students and the Masters of Statistics in Biostatistics programs offered through the Division of Public Health. Hailey earned her MPA from Southern Utah University. She coordinates all aspects of the students educational programs, initial advising, admissions, graduation, and departmental course management.
Vivian Nguyen

Vivian Nguyen

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Michael Northrup

Michael Northrup

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Kevin Ostler

Kevin Ostler

Title:  Residency Program Coordinator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Kevin is the Administrative Program Coordinator for the Occupational Medicine residency training program. His duties include assisting with recruitment of applicants, matriculation of candidates, and management of resident activities through the duration of the residency as well as after graduation. Additionally, Kevin documents and reports on the ACGME and RMCOEH grant program requirements and arranges the Residency Advisory Committee meetings and communicates residency activities with occupational health professionals in the community. Kevin has worked for the University of Utah since 2002.
Cami Palo

Cami Palo

Title:  Administrative Manager

Administration
Cami is the administrative manager for faculty and administration and faculty recruitment for the department. In this role, Cami manages academic matters and governance issues as they relate to the department’s position within the School of Medicine and the University of Utah. She acts as a liaison and point of contact to the offices of the VP for Academic Affairs and the VP for Health Sciences. Additionally, she monitors and coordinates the FARA (Faculty Appointment, Review, and Advancement) process for departmental faculty. Cami joined the University of Utah’s College of Nursing in 2008 and the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine in 2013.
Bob Quinn

Bob Quinn

Title:  Administrative Program Coordinator / Practicum Coordinator

Division of Public Health
Bob is the staff advisor to the Utah Rural Outreach Program. This outreach program sends medical students to rural communities to introduce health care professionals to thousands of rural students each year. Bob has a BS in behavioral science and health, a Master of Public Administration, and several years of experience in various health care related management positions.
Elizabeth Rabon

Elizabeth Rabon

Title:  Administrative Manager for the Chairman's Office

Administration
Elizabeth manages the office functions and scheduling for the chairman’s office. She also serves as a liaison for the departmental executive committee and proposed Institute for Health Care Transformation. Additionally, she coordinates monthly faculty meetings and visits of departmental guests and collaborators. Elizabeth has a BA in Public Relations, an MA in Communication Management, and a Corporate Coaching Designation from the Worldwide Association of Business Coaches.
Shalese Ramirez

Shalese Ramirez

Title:  Executive Secretary / Registration Coordinator

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Shalese provides administrative, and clerical support for the Continuing Education Program. She is responsible for assisting clients, course registration, tuition, billing, and preparing correspondence for numerous, and various CE Programs. She also handles evaluations, and generating reports associated with these programs.
Anne Randall

Anne Randall

Title:  Administrative Officer

Division of Public Health
Anne Randall is the Administrative Officer for the Division of Public Health. She is responsible for financial and research support to the division faculty members, and senior administrative managers. She will assist with grant preparation, budget monitoring, and research inventory.
Tracy Rees

Tracy Rees

Title:  Technical Writer

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Becky Reynolds

Becky Reynolds

Title:  Administrative Program Coordinator

Division of Family Medicine
Becky oversees recruitment, orientation, faculty scheduling, OB group, contracts, dashboard, canvas, and alumni verifications. She has a BS in Family and Human Development.
Jocelyn Romano

Jocelyn Romano

Title:  Associate Director

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Jocelyn provides financial and administrative direction to the division and helps to expand and implement the social mission of health education and practice. Jocelyn has over 20 years of experience in administration, leadership, and development in the nonprofit sector.
Rebecca Ross

Rebecca Ross

Title:  Academic Coordinator

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Rebecca is responsible for coordination of graduate studies, including overseeing graduate degree records, reporting to the office of graduate studies, providing graduate verifications to providers, and coordinating annual master’s projects. In addition, she manages the schedule of the division chief, prepares grant reports, assists with weekly tutorial groups and organizes clinical practicum. Rebecca has two Bachelor degrees from the University of Utah in Urban Planning and Environmental Studies.
Malea Satterwhite

Malea Satterwhite

Division of Family Medicine
Nirupma Singh

Nirupma Singh

Title:  Research Analyst

Division of Public Health
Nirupma is involved in several projects under the Office of Cooperative Reproductive Health and Neurobehavior HOME program with UNI. Additionally, she helps with the study abroad program (BPCCDP-India) run by the division in India. Nirupma received a dual Master of Public Health and Health Administration from the University of Utah in 2011.
Rachel Steed

Rachel Steed

Title:  Administrative Assistant

Division of Family Medicine
Rachel provides administrative support to the division. She coordinates meetings between residents and faculty, maintains resident files, provides training verifications, makes travel arrangements, assists faculty with project planning and development, and performs general office duties. She has a BA in Humanities from Brigham Young University, and plans to pursue a MS in International Affairs and Global Enterprise at the University of Utah.
Kristen Steiner

Kristen Steiner

Title:  Public Relations Associate

Administration
Kristen is the department’s Public Relations Associate. Kristen’s is split working on projects for the National Research Mentoring Network’s Professional Development Core and the department. Kristen’s role in the department involves working on projects to promote missions as well as ideas for future initiatives that promote all of the outstanding work and rich history of the department. She graduated in December 2016 from Utah State University with a dual degree in Communications (PR emphasis) and Business. While in school, and through various other opportunities, she developed a love for content creation, social media, and research. Outside of work, Kristen loves writing, fashion, and any kind of music. She also plays the cello.
Jill Stephenson

Jill Stephenson

Title:  Academic Manager

Division of Public Health
Jill is the Academic Manager for the Division of Public Health. She graduated in 2017 from the University of Utah earning a Master’s degree in Public Administration. She oversees all academic programs for the Division including the MPH program at the University of Asia Campus.
Kiersten Swindle

Kiersten Swindle

Division of Family Medicine
Crystal Taylor

Crystal Taylor

Title:  Program Assistant

Division of Public Health
Crystal serves as the first point of contact for visitors, phone calls, and email inquiries. She assists with administration and provides general office support for visitors, staff, and faculty. Crystal has an Associate of Science degree from SLCC and 23 years of customer service experience in education, banking, health services, and retail. She will complete a BS in Sociology with a Gerontology Certificate in December of 2015.
Julie Thomson

Julie Thomson

Title:  Clinical Coordinator

Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Julie is responsible for coordinating clinical rotations for second year students in the division, managing a complex schedule of core rotations, rural and underserved rotations, elective experiences, and service learning activities. She communicates with providers and maintains relationships with preceptors. Julie oversees multiple databases utilized by the program to track and organize clinical schedules, rotation site and preceptor information, and evaluation processes. Julie has a Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education from Brigham Young University.
Janet Torkelson

Janet Torkelson

Title:  Program Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Janet provides support and assistance with the overall administration and development of the department’s academic and clinical specialty programs. She has a BSHA and EMT.
Skyler Walker

Skyler Walker

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEH
Skyler is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Utah studying Kinesiology, Chemistry, and Nutrition. He has been working at the Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational and Environmental Health since April 2014. He has helped with many of the ACOEM guidelines, biostatistics for some of Occupational Medicine Resident's projects. He enjoys fly fishing, Cholula Hot sauce, and golfing. He hopes to attend Medical School in the Fall Semester of 2018.
Gaby Yu

Gaby Yu

Title:  Research Assistant

Division of Occupational & Environmental Health/RMCOEM
Jason Zavala

Jason Zavala

Title:  Computer Technician

Administration