Administration

Allison Boyer

Allison Boyer

Title:  Administrative Officer

About: Supports Dr. Peter Jensen.

Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  allison.boyer@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-6217

Amber Carn

Amber Carn

Title:  Administrative Officer

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.

Location: AR129 School of Medicine

Also Works in: H&I Lab

Email:  amber.carn@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-0061

Samantha Costanzo, BS

Samantha Costanzo, BS

Title:  Administrative Manager, Research

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.

Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  samantha.costanzo@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-581-7775

Whitney Cox

Whitney Cox

Title:  Accountant

About: Whitney is the Accountant for the Pathology Department.

Email:  whitney.cox@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-5870

Kimi Crist

Kimi Crist

Title:  Administrative Assistant / Residency Program Coordinator

About: Kimi works with the Pathology Residency Program Director, Cheryl Palmer, MD, as the Residency Program Coordinator. 

Also Works in: Residency Program

Location: Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Email:  kimi.crist@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-587-4281

TJ Egbert

TJ Egbert

About: TJ provides administrative support for Dr. Bernard. 

LocationHuntsman Cancer Institute Research South

Email:  tj.egbert@hci.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-1659

Susan Flinders

Susan Flinders

Title:  Executive Administrative Assistant, Team Lead

About:Provides administrative support at ARUP Laboratories for:

  • Sherrie Perkins, MD, PhD, Chief Executive Officer
  • Brian Jackson, MD, Vice President & Chief Medical Informatics Officer

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  susan.flinders@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x 2184

Mishka Foster

Mishka Foster

Title:  Administrative Assistant II

About: Mishka provides administrative support for: 

  • Nahla Heikal, MD, MS
  • Kamisha Johnson-Davis, PhD, DABCC
  • Attila Kumanovics, MD
  • Estzer Lazar-Molnar, PhD
  • Gwen McMillin, PhD
  • Lisa K. Peterson, PhD
  • Anne Tebo, PhD

Mishka also serves as Fellowship Coordinator for the Combined Clinical Chemistry & Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowships

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  mishka.foster@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x4505

Destiny Gomez

Destiny Gomez

Title:  Administrative Assistant

About:Destiny provides administrative support, assists the HR Liaison in human resource tasks, and is the receptionist  for the Department of Pathology.  Destiny holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Arizona State University .

Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  destiny.gomez@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-213-3588

Jessica Groves, BS

Jessica Groves, BS

Title:  Grants and Contract Officer

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.

Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  jessica.groves@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-213-3588

Siara Jasinski

Siara Jasinski

Title:  Administrative Assistant II

About: Siara provides administrative support for Pinar Bayrak-Toydemir, MD, PhD; Hunter Best, PhD; David Hillyard, MD; Yuan Ji, PhD; Elaine Lyon, PhD; Rong Mao, MD, PhD; and Carl Wittwer, MD, PhD. She is also the coordinator for the Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellowship.

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  siara.jasinski@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x 3205

Amanda Johnson

Amanda Johnson

Title:  Administrative Assistant

Amanda provides general administrative and human resources support for the Department of Pathology and is the receptionist for the Pathology Administration office.

Email:  amanda.johnson@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-1547

Jenny Johnson

Jenny Johnson

Title:  Administrative Assistant

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

Location: 5R477 School of Medicine

Email:  jennifer.johnson@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-581-6262

Kali Korbis

Kali Korbis

Title:  Administrative Assistant / Medical School Education Coordinator

About: Kali is the department’s coordinator for medical school curriculum.  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.

Location: JMRB 100

Email:  kali.korbis@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-1547

Lydia Lefler, BA

Lydia Lefler, BA

Title:  Buyer

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

Location: JMRB 1100

Email:  lydia.lefler@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-213-2924

Lynette Long

Lynette Long

Title:  Executive Administrative Assistant

About: Lynette provides administrative support at ARUP Laboratories Institute for Clinical & Experimental Pathology for:

  • Mark Astill, MS
  • Paul Bartel, PhD
  • Karen Heichman, PhD
  • Harry R. Hill, MD
  • Noriko Kusukawa, PhD
  • Karl Voelkerding, MD

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  lynette.long@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x3142

Becky Lubbers

Becky Lubbers

Title:  Administrative Assistant II

About: Becky provides administrative support for:

  • Irene De Biase, MD, PhD
  • Elizabeth Frank, PhD
  • Jonathan Genzen, MD, PhD
  • Judith Hobert, PhD
  • Nicola Longo, MD, PhD
  • Marzia Pasquali, PhD
  • Joely Straseski, PhD
  • Tatania Yuzuyuk, PhD

She is also the Fellowship Coordinator for Clinical Biochemical Genetics and Clinical Chemistry.

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  rebecca.lubbers@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x2506

Mark Malcolm, MS

Mark Malcolm, MS

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.

Also works in: Cytopathology Fellowship

Location: Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  mark.malcolm@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-587-4853

Ashleigh Mckensie

Ashleigh Mckensie

Title:  Manager, Clinical Programs

AboutAshleigh manages the Clinical Programs within the Department of Pathology. She also oversees the Gastrointestinal, Neuropathology (ACGME), and Surgical Pathology Fellowships. Ashleigh is currently finishing her Bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion & Education, Consumer Health here at the University of Utah.

Location: Huntsman

Email:  ashleigh.mckensie@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-587-4243

Diane Meyer, BS

Diane Meyer, BS

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

Job Title: 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.

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

Location: SOM 2C412 School of Medicine

Email:  diane.meyer@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-3329

Melanie Mitchell

Melanie Mitchell

Title:  Administrative Assistant

About: Melanie provides administrative support for the Molecular Oncology Medical Directors:

  • Joshua Coleman, MD
  • Georgios Deftereos, MD
  • Larissa Furtado, MD
  • Allie Grossmann, MD
  • Anna Matynia, MD

and administrative support for the Cytogenetic Medical Directors:

  • Erica Andersen, PhD, FACMG
  • Julie Cox, PhD, FACMG
  • Bong Ho, MD, FACMG
  • Allen Lamb, PhD, FACMG
  • Denise Quigley, PhD, FACMG
  • Roger Schultz, PhD, FACMG
  • Reha Toydemir, MD, PhD, FACMG
  • Xinjie Xu, PhD, FACMG

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  melanie.mitchell@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x2406

Karen J. Nelson

Karen J. Nelson

Title:  Administrative Assistant II

About: Karen provides administrative support for:

  • Adam Barker, PhD
  • Marc Couturier, PhD
  • Mark Fisher, PhD
  • Kim Hanson, MD
  • David Hillyard, MD
  • Robert Schlaberg, MD
  • Patricia R. Slev, PhD

She is also the coordinator for the Medical Microbiology Fellowship

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  karen.nelson@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x3592

Ashlyn Pezely

Ashlyn Pezely

Title:  Runner

About: Ashlyn is the mail runner for Pathology.

Location: 1100 Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  runner@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-581-3724

Kelsey Price

Kelsey Price

Title:  Administrative Assistant

AboutKelsey is an administrative assistant at the Huntsman Cancer Hospital and provides support for the doctors in the Pathology department there. She has a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in Family Studies and a minor in Communications.

Email:  kelsey.price@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-587-4243

Lu Ann K. Reeve

Lu Ann K. Reeve

Title:  Executive Administrative Assistant

About: Provides administrative support at ARUP Laboratories for:

  • Julio Delgado, MD, MS, Clinical Pathology, Chief Medical Officer, and Director of Laboratories
  • Martha Bale, MS, MT (ASCP), Vice President & Director of Technical Operations

Location: ARUP Laboratories

Email:  luann.reeve@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-583-2787 x2287

Jeannette Rejali

Jeannette Rejali

Title:  Administrative Assistant

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

Location: 5B114 SOM School of Medicine

Email:  jeannette.rejali@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-581-5873

Leita Rogers

Leita Rogers

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

About: Leita provides administrative support for:

  • Archana Agarwal, MD
  • David Bahler, MD, PhD
  • Kristin Karner, MD
  • Todd Kelley, MD
  • David Li, MD
  • Rodney Miles, MD, PhD
  • Mohamed Salama, MD

She is also the Hematopathology Fellowship Coordinator.

Location: Medical Directors ARUP Laboratories

Email:  leita.rogers@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-581-2034

Krista A. Spilker, BA

Krista A. Spilker, BA

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.

Also Works in: Pediatric Pathology Fellowship

Location: 2nd Floor Primary Children's Hospital

Email:  Krista.Spilker@imail.org

Phone:  801-662-2155

Marsha J. Williams, MBA

Marsha J. Williams, MBA

Title:  Administrative Director

About: Marsha is the Administrative Director for the Department of Pathology.

Location: 1100F Emma Eccles Jones Medical Research Building

Email:  marsha.williams@path.utah.edu

Phone:  801-213-3710

Leanna Wintch

Leanna Wintch

Title:  Administrative Specialist II

About: Leanna provides administrative support for:

  • Ting Liu, MD

She also provides general support for the Division of Anatomic Pathology.

Location: N3100 Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Email:  leanna.wintch@aruplab.com

Phone:  801-587-4392