College Leadership

Who We Are

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

Kenneth H. Johnson, D.O., FAAO

Dean, Heritage College, Cleveland

Isaac J. Kirstein, D.O., FACOI

Dean, Heritage College, Dublin

William J. Burke, D.O., FACOFP

Dean, Heritage College, Athens

Beth Longenecker, D.O., FACOEP, FACEP

Interim Associate Dean, Faculty

Susan Williams, Ph.D.

Interim Heritage College Chief Officer

Tanisha King-Taylor, Ph.D

Associate Dean, Curriculum

Jody Gerome, D.O.

Interim Associate Dean, Clinical Education

Wayne Carlsen, D.O., FACOI

Associate Dean, Research and Innovation

Darlene Berryman, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Admissions & Student Affairs

John D. Schriner, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean, Rural and Underserved Programs

Randall L. Longenecker, M.D.

Executive Director, Strategic Initiatives

Kathy Brooks, M. Ed.

Chief External Relations Officer

PJ Murphy, MA

Chief Administrative Officer

Beth Maxon, PHR

Chief Financial Officer

Shelley Ruff, M.B.A.

Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Thomas Rosol, DVM, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Family Medicine

Tracy L. Shaub, D.O.

Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Jack M. Ramey, D.O.

Interim Chair, Department of Specialty Medicine

Jack M. Ramey, D.O.

Chair, Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Stevan Walkowski, D.O.

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Karen A. Montgomery-Reagan, D.O.

Interim Chair, Department of Social Medicine   

Nagesh Rao, Ph.D.

Chief of Staff

Rachael Crouch, M.A.


Clinical Education

Assistant Dean, St. Joseph Warren Hospital/Massillon, Ohio

Andrew Culver, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Central Ohio Clinical Campus/South East Ohio

Jennifer Gwilym, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Central Ohio Clinical Campus

Anita M. Steinbergh, D.O.

Interim Executive Assistant Dean, Greater Cleveland/South Pointe Hospital

Philip A. Starr, III, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Firelands Regional Medical Center

James E. Preston, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Grandview Medical Center

Nicklaus Hess, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center

       Nicholas Espinoza, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Southern Ohio Medical Center

Terry A. Johnson, D.O.

Assistant Dean, Western Reserve Hospital

Ronald J. Russ, D.O