Administration

Samantha Barker

Samantha Barker

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About: Samantha provides administrative support at ARUP Laboratories for Dr. Elaine Lyon, Dr. Pinar Bayrak-Toydemir, Dr. Hunter Best, Dr. Rong Mao, Dr. David Hillyard, and is a secondary assistant for Dr. Carl Wittwer in the Molecular Genetics department.

Contact Info:
Email Address: samantha.barker@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-3205
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Allison Boyer

Allison Boyer

About: Supports Dr. Peter Jensen.

Contact Info:
Email Address: allison.boyer@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-585-6217
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Amber Carn

Amber Carn

About: Ms. Carn assists Dr. Delgado in the H&I Lab, which he directs and is part of University Health Care. She has been with the university for 18 years.

Contact Info:
Email Address: amber.carn@hsc.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-585-0061
Location: AR129 School of Medicine

Also Works in: H&I Lab

Corrine Christensen

Corrine Christensen

About: Corrine provides administrative support to the anatomic pathology area. 

Contact Info:
Email Address: corrine.christensen@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-581-2507
Location: HCH N3105 Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Samantha Costanzo, BS

Samantha Costanzo, BS

Job Title: Grants and Contracts Officer

About: Samantha serves as a Grants and Projects Officer for the Department of Pathology. She is currently obtaining her Master of Business Administration from the University of Utah and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry.

Contact Info:
Email Address: samantha.costanzo@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-581-7775
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Steven Cundick

Steven Cundick

Job Title: Administrative Officer

About: Steven provides administrative support for Mary P. Bronner, MD, Division Chief of Anatomic Pathology & Molecular Oncology. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development & Family Studies from the University of Utah, and is also working towards a dual MBA/MHA degree at the U.

Contact Info:
Email Address: steven.cundick@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-213-4317
Location: Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Alizé Fenech

Alizé Fenech

Job Title: Administrative Assistant / Residency Program Coordinator

About: Alizé works with the Pathology Residency Program Director, Cheryl Palmer, MD, as the Residency Program Coordinator.  She is expecting to graduate from the University of Utah with a BS in May 2017.

Contact Info:
Email Address: alize.fenech@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4281
Location: Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Susan Flinders

Susan Flinders

Job Title: Executive Administrative Assistant, Team Lead

About: Provides administrative support at ARUP Laboratories for Edward R. Ashwood, MD, president and chief executive officer and Brian R. Jackson, MD, vice president, and chief medical informatics officer.

Contact Info:
Email Address: susan.flinders@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x 2184
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Mishka Foster

Mishka Foster

Job Title: Administrative Assistant / Fellowship Coordinator

About: Mishka provides administrative support at ARUP for Nahla Heikal, Kamisha Johnson-Davis, Attila Kumanovics, Gwen McMillin, Frederick Strathmann, and Anne Tebo. Mishka also serves as Fellowship Coordinator for the Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowships. 

Contact Info:
Email Address: mishka.foster@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-4505
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Also Works in: Clinical Immunology Fellowship, Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship 

Destiny Gomez

Destiny Gomez

About: Destiny provides general administrative support for the Department of Pathology and is the receptionist in the Pathology Administration main office. Desinty has a BA in Psychology from the University of Arizona.

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

Contact Info:
Email Address: destiny.gomez@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-213-3588
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Jessica Groves, BS

Jessica Groves, BS

About: Jessica provides general administrative and human resources support for the Department of Pathology and is the receptionist in the Pathology Administration main office. Jessica has a B.S. from Southern Utah University.

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

Contact Info:
Email Address: jessica.groves@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-213-3588
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Erica M Jessop

Erica M Jessop

Job Title: Surgical Pathology & GI Pathology Fellowship Coordinator/Administrative

About: Erica provides administrative support for Diana Wilkins, Karen Brown, Rebecca Buxton, Takara Blamires, Justin Rhees, Robert Durrant and Wales Nematollahi in the Medical Laboratory Sciences Division. She is also the point contact for MLS students in the undergraduate and graduate program while coordinating the application process for those interested in the Medical Laboratory Sciences program.

Contact Info:
Email Address: erica.jessop@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-581-7913
Location: 5R472 School of Medicine

Jenny Johnson

Jenny Johnson

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About: Administrative assistant in Dr. Jensen's office; responsible  for RPT, faculty recruitment, and general faculty support 

Contact Info:
Email Address: jennifer.johnson@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-581-6262
Location: 5R477 School of Medicine

Kali Korbis

Kali Korbis

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About: Kali is an administrative assistant located in HCH.  She has worked for the University of Utah since 2002, holds an M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy, and is currently working on her doctoral dissertation in communication.

Contact Info:
Email Address: kali.korbis@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4243
Location: Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Lydia Lefler, BA

Lydia Lefler, BA

Job Title: Buyer

About: Graduated from the University of Utah in International Studies, recently promoted to Buyer and handles all things Ushop.

Contact Info:
Email Address: lydia.lefler@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-213-2924
Location: JMRB 1100

Lynette Long

Lynette Long

Job Title: Executive Administrative Assistant

About: Lynette provides administrative support for Julio Delgado, MD, MS;Harry R. Hill, MD; Mark Astill, MS; Noriko Kusukawa, PhD; Karl Voelkerding, MD; and Karen Heichman, PhD, at the ARUP Institute for Clinical and Experimental Pathology.

Contact Info:
Email Address: lynette.long@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-3142
Location: ARUP Laboratories

William Lowder

William Lowder

Job Title: Manager, Clinical Business Operations & Revenue Integrity

About: William is manager for Clinical Business Operations & Revenue Integrity. He holds a B.A. in English and a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Utah. Will oversees the revenue cycle of professional component billing, coordinates faculty support for clinical faculty, serves as a department liaison with ARUP Laboratories, and assists in other areas within administrative operations.

Contact Info:
Email Address: william.lowder@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-585-1547
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Rebecca Lubbers

Rebecca Lubbers

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About:Rebecca supports Dr. Irene De Biase, Dr. Elizabeth Frank, Dr. Jonathan Genzen, Dr. Nicola Longo, Dr. Marzia Pasquali, Dr. Joely Straseski, Dr. Tatania Yuzuyuk.
She is also the Fellowship Coordinator for Clinical Biochemical Genetics and Clinical Chemistry.

Contact Info:
Email Address: rebecca.lubbers@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-2506
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Mark Malcolm, MS

Mark Malcolm, MS

Job Title: HR Liaison/Fellowship Administrator/Cytopathology Fellowship Coordinator

About: Malcolm wears three hats—he serves as HR liaison for the Department of Pathology, he is the fellowship administrator, overseeing 14 sub-specialty training programs, and he is the fellowship coordinator for the Cytopathology Fellowship (ACGME). Malcolm holds a master's degree in communication from the University of Utah.

Contact Info:
Email Address: mark.malcolm@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4853; fax 801-585-7376
Location: Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Also works in: Cytopathology Fellowship

Ashleigh Mckensie

Ashleigh Mckensie

Job Title: Fellowship Program Coordinator

About: Ashleigh is the Program Coordinator for the Pathology Fellowships and provides direct support to Program Directors: Dr. Affolter (GI), Dr. Albertson (SP), and Dr. Sonnen (Neuro).
She supports current Fellows as well as prospective Fellows in the recruiting process. She also provides support to many University & ARUP Faculty members. Ashleigh is currently obtaining her BS in Health Promotion & Education, Consumer Health at the U of U.

Contact Info:
Email Address: ashleigh.mckensie@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4243
Location: Huntsman

Diane Meyer, BS

Diane Meyer, BS

Job Title: Academic Coordinator/Supervisor - Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics 

About: Diane is the supervisor, clinical support for the pediatric medical genetics division, and academic coordinator for the Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling. Diane is also the program director for the clinical genetics fellowships including medical genetics, clinical biochemical genetics, clinical cytogenetics and clinical molecular genetics. Diane holds a BS in communication from the University of Utah.

Contact Info:
Email Address: diane.meyer@hsc.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-585-3329
Location: SOM 2C412 School of Medicine

Also works in: Medical Genetics Fellowship, Clinical Biochemical Genetics Fellowship, Clinical Cytogenetics Fellowship, Clinical Molecular Genetics Fellowship

Melanie Mitchell

Melanie Mitchell

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About: Melanie provides administrative support for Katherine Geiersbach, MD, Allie Grossmann, MD, Wade Samowitz, MD, and Anna Matynia, MD.

Contact Info:
Email Address: melanie.mitchell@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x2406
Location: ARUP

Karen J. Nelson

Karen J. Nelson

Job Title: Administrative Assistant II

About: Karen provides administrative support for Adam Barker, PhD, Marc Couturier, PhD, David Grenache, PhD, Mark Fisher, PhD, Kim Hanson, MD, Robert Schlaberg, MD, and Patricia R.Slev, PhD. She is also the coordinator for the medical microbiology fellowship. 

Contact Info:
Email Address: karen.nelson@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x 3592
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Also works in: Medical Microbiology Fellowship

Ashlyn Pezely

Ashlyn Pezely

Job Title: Runner

About: Ashlyn is the mail runner for Pathology.

Contact Info:
Email Address: runner@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-581-3724
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Lu Ann K. Reeve

Lu Ann K. Reeve

Job Title: Executive Administrative Assistant

About: Provides administrative support at ARUP for Sherrie Perkins, MD, PhD, chief, clinical pathology and SVP research & development; Jerry W. Hussong, MD, chief medical officer and director of laboratories; and Leslie Hamilton, MT (ASCP) SM, senior vice president, director of technical operations.

Contact Info:
Email Address: luann.reeve@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-2287
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Jeannette Rejali

Jeannette Rejali

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

About: Provides administrative support for Harry R. Hill, MD, and Adi Gundlapalli, MD, PhD.

Contact Info:
Email Address: jeannette.rejali@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-581-5873
Location: 5B-114 SOM School of Medicine

Shannon Ritzman

Shannon Ritzman

Job Title: Grants and Projects Officer

About: Shannon serves as the Grants and Projects Office for the Department of Pathology. She also oversees the Microbiology and Immunology PhD program.

Contact Info:
Email Address: shannon.ritzman@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-585-5870
Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Also Works in:  PhD Graduate Program

Leita Rogers

Leita Rogers

Title: Administrative Assistant, Hematopathology Fellowship Coordinator, Park City Conference Coordinator

About: Leita provides administrative support for the Hematopathology Section faculty- Archana Agarwal MD, David Bahler MD PhD, Todd Kelley MD, David Li MD, Rodney Miles MD PhD, Alan Rockwood, MD, Mohamed Salama MD, Ronald Weiss MD. Leita the Hematopathology Fellowship Coordinator and Park City AP Updates Conference Coordinator.

Contact Info:
Email Address: leita.rogers@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-581-2034
Location: Medical Directors ARUP Laboratories

Also Works inHematopathology Fellowship  

Sydnee Scarborough

Sydnee Scarborough

About: Provides administrative support for Philip S. Bernard, MD

Contact Info:
Email Address: sydnee.scarborough@hci.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4662
Location: Huntsman Cancer Institute

Krista A. Spilker, BA

Krista A. Spilker, BA

Job Title: Administrative Program Coordinator

About: Krista provides administrative support for the pediatric pathology faculty — Jessica Comstock, MD; Amy Lowichik, MD, PhD; Angelica Putnam, MD; Ted Pysher, MD; Harsh Thaker, MD, PhD; and Holly Zhou, MD. Krista is also the program coordinator for the ACGME-accredited Pediatric Pathology Fellowship. Krista holds a BA in behavioral science and health from the University of Utah.

Contact Info:
Email Address: Krista.Spilker@imail.org
Office Phone Number: 801-662-2155 (Fax (801) 662-2165)
Location: 2nd Floor Primary Children's Hospital

Also Works in: Pediatric Pathology Fellowship

Connie Walters

Connie Walters

Job Title: Administrative Assistant II

About: Connie is the primary support to the Cytogenetics, Genomic Microarray, and Genetic Processing Medical Directors:  Sarah South, PhD, FACMG; Allen Lamb, PhD, FACMG; Reha Toydemir, MD, PhD, FACMG; Xinjie Xu, PhD, FACMG; Erica Andersen, PhD, FACMG; Bo Hong, MD; and two AP/CP Medical Directors:  Wade Samowitz, MD and Allie Grossmann, MD.  She is the second support to the Cytopathology Medical Directors:  Barbara Chadwick, MD and Ben Witt, MD with their ARUP administrative needs.  Connie is also the Co-Fellowship Coordinator, along with Diane Meyer, for the Clinical Cytogenetics Fellowship.

Contact Info:
Email Address: connie.walters@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-583-2787 x1-3545
Location: ARUP Laboratories

Marsha J. Williams, MBA

Marsha J. Williams, MBA

Job Title: Administrative Director for the Department of Pathology

Contact Info:
Email Address: marsha.williams@path.utah.edu
Office Phone Number: 801-213-3710
Location: 1100F Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Leanna Wintch

Leanna Wintch

Job Title: Administrative Specialist II

About: Leanna provides administrative support for Ting Liu, MD, Michael Cohen, MD. She also provides general support for the Division of Anatomic Pathology.

Contact Info:
Email Address: leanna.wintch@aruplab.com
Office Phone Number: 801-587-4392
Location: N3100 Huntsman Cancer Hospital