Executive Board

Who We Are

Our internal board membership

The DI Executive Board is the internal contingent that will be consulted for DI activities.  The board will assist the Executive Director and Division Directors in making decisions as to DI activities and in making decisions regarding the allocation of DI resources on an annual basis.  The Executive Board will consist of:

Elizabeth Beverly, PhD
Family Medicine, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Investigator Representative
Robert Colvin, PhD
Biological Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences, Affiliate Representative
Randy Leite, PhD
Dean, College of Health Sciences and Professions, CHSP Dean Representative
Sonia Najjar, PhD
Associate Dean, Research and Innovation, Heritage College, HCOM Dean Representative
Kelly Nottingham, MPH, CHES
Executive Director, Primary Care Research Initiatives, HCOM Healthcare Representative
CraigNunemaker, PhD
Biomedical Sciences, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Investigator Representative
Shiyong Wu, PhD
Director, Edison Biotechnology Institute, OU Institute Representative
Jennifer Yoder, MS, RDN, LDN
Food & Nutrition Sciences, Diabetes Certificate Coordinator, CHSP, Collaborator Representative
 
Chance Benner
Medical Student Representative
Brandon Riley
Undergraduate Student Representative