Executive Committee

Standing Committees

2018-2019

NoteAll faculty appointments shall be for a period of two (2) years unless otherwise noted.


The voting membership of the Executive Committee shall be composed of: those associate and assistant deans and other unit heads designated by the Executive Dean; the chairperson of each Heritage College academic department; the four (4) officers of the faculty, as elected by the voting membership of the Heritage College; and ex-officio non-voting members including one (1) representative of the Heritage College Administrative staff, one (1) representative of the Classified staff, and a fifth faculty officer elected to serve as an alternate.

Members, 2018-2019

Kenneth Johnson, DO

 

Executive Dean, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine & Chief Medical Affairs Officer, Ohio University

 

Wayne Carlsen, DO

 

Interim Academic Dean, Athens Campus

 

Robert Cain, DO

 

Associate Dean, Clinical Education

 

William Burke, DO

 

Dean, Dublin Campus

 

Isaac Kirstein, DO

 

Dean, Cleveland Campus

 

Randall Longenecker, MD

 

Assistant Dean, Rural and Underserved Programs

 

Rachael Crouch, MA

 

Chief of Staff

 

Jody Gerome-Zuchowski, DO

 

Associate Dean, Curriculum

 

Darlene Berryman, PhD

 

Associate Dean, Research and Innovation; Executive Director, Diabetes Institute

 

Calvin James, PhD

 

Director of Programs, Office of Inclusion; Interim Director, Diabetes Institute

 

Tom Rosol, DVM, PhD

 

Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences

 

Nagesh Rao, PhD

 

Special Advisor, Inclusion & Interim Chair, Department of Social Medicine

 

Tracy Shaub, DO

 

Chair, Department of Family Medicine

 

Stevan Walkowski, DO

 

Chair, Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

 

Karen Montgomery-Reagan, DO

 

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

 

Jack Ramey, DO

 

Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology;  Interim Chair, Department of Specialty Medicine

 

Beth Maxon, PHR

 

Chief Administrative Officer

 

Karoline Lane, MLS

 

Chief Communication Officer

 

Shelley Ruff, MBA

 

Chief Financial Officer

 

P.J. Murphy, MA

 

Chief External Relations Officer

 

Mario Grijalva, PhD

 

Director, Infectious and Tropical Disease Institute

 

Kelly Coates, MBA

 

Director, Finance

 

Laura Whitt, MS

 

Senior Director, Alumni Affairs & Professional Outreach

 

Pat O'Connor, PhD

 

Director, Clinical Presentation Continuum

 

Jodie Penrod, MS

 

Senior Director, Office of Information and Learning Technologies

 

Jill Harman, MEd

 

Senior Director, Admissions

 

John Schriner, PhD

 

Associate Dean, Admissions and Student Affairs

 

Marie Barone, MA

 

Senior Director, Student Affairs

 

Sherri Oliver, MPA

 

Executive Director, AHEC & Community Health Programs

 

Dean Dupler, BBA

 

Director, Facilities Management

 

Susan Williams, PhD

 

Special Advisor, Faculty Affairs

 

Gillian Ice, PhD, MPH

 

Director, Global Health

 

Angela Spangler, MBA, SPHR

 

Director, Human Resources

 

Mary Wurm-Schaar, PhD

 

Director, Institutional Assessment and Accreditation

 

Angela Mowrer, BS

 

Director, Pre-Clinical Education

 

Holly Jacobs, MA

 

Director, Clinical Education

 

Brian Clark, PhD

 

Director, Ohio Musculoskeletal and Neurological Institute

 

Brian Thompson, MEd

 

Senior Director, Campus Administration, Dublin 

 

Terra Ndubuizu, MBA

 

Senior Director, Campus Administration, Cleveland 

 

Kelly Nottingham, MPH, CHES

 

Executive Director, Primary Care Research Initiatives

 

Kathy Brooks, MEd

 

Executive Director, Strategic Initiatives

 

Melissa Standley, MEd

 

Interim Executive Director of Operations, Diabetes Institute

 

Brenda Noftz, PhD, JD

 

Director, Administrative Services

 

Philip Starr, DO

 

Interim Executive Assistant Dean, Clinical Education

 

Heather Porter, MPA

 

Executive Director, Clinical Education

 

TBD

 

Executive Director, Clinical & Translational Research Unit

 

Elected Members & Officers of the Faculty

Jane Balbo, DO

Clinical

1 st  term ends 6/30/19

Chair of Faculty

Amy Zidron, DO

Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/20

1 st  Vice Chair of Faculty

Suzanne Ballard

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/20

2nd Vice Chair of Faculty

Dan Skinner, PhD

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/19

3rd Vice Chair of Faculty, Dublin

Andrea Barresi, PhD

Non-Clinical

1 st  term ends 6/30/20

4th Vice Chair of Faculty, Cleveland

Christian Stork, PhD

Non-Clinical

1 st  term ends 6/30/19

Secretary of Faculty

Ex-Officio Members

Andrew Culver, DO

Clinical Education Assistant Dean Representative

2nd term ends 6/30/19

Dawn Mollica, BA

Administrative Representative

1st term ends 6/30/19

Sherie Steinberger, BS

Classified Representative

1st term ends 6/30/19

Ex-Officio Non-voting Members

Dubem Obianagha, OMS II

SGA President Prime or designee

Term ends 6/30/19

Andy Chen, PhD

Alternate Faculty Representative

Term ends 6/30/19

Staff Support

Sophie Pierce, BSAM, Executive Assistant