Directors

Name Department & Office Contact
Julie Johnson
  • Associate Professor
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
Julian Hall 120
Lana Svien
  • Chair, Physical Therapy
PHYSICAL THERAPY
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 302C

Center Leadership Team

Name Department & Office Contact
Susan Anderson
  • Chair, Family Medicine
FAMILY MEDICINE
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Kelly Bass
  • Master of Social Work Program Director
SOCIAL WORK
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Lisa Gibbon
  • Instructor
NURSING
HEALTH SCIENCE BUILDING 210
Amy Hunsley
  • Instructor
NURSING
PICUC
Val Kozmenko
  • Director, Parry Center
OFFICE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Sabina Kupershmidt
  • Assistant Professor
NURSING
SF SEC 118
Michelle Lichtenberg
  • Instructor
NURSING
Julian Hall 225
Cathy Logue
  • Coordinator, Student Professional Support
FAMILY MEDICINE
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 219
Whitney Lucas Molitor
  • Assistant Professor
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
SCSC 366
Angela MacCabe
  • Assistant Professor
PHYSICAL THERAPY
SCSC 382
Jay Memmott
  • Chair, Social Work
DEAN OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Health Science Center - Sioux Falls
Jessica Messersmith
  • Associate Professor
COMMUNICATION DISORDERS
Noteboom Hall 317
Kari Potter
  • Chair, Medical Laboratory Sciences
DEAN OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 302
Carissa Regnerus
  • Instructor
DENTAL HYGIENE
East Hall 120
Chelsea Wesner
  • Instructor
DEAN OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Lee Medicine & Science Hall 301
Becky Wolff
  • Instructor
HEALTH SCIENCES MAJOR
Beacom Hall 322
Francis Zavadil
  • Chair, Addiction Studies
DEAN OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Julian Hall 305

Advisory Board

  • Kim Malsam-Rysdon - South Dakota Secretary of Health
  • Mary Nettleman - Vice President of Health Affairs, University of South Dakota
  • Michael Lawler - Dean of Health Science, University of South Dakota
  • June Larson - Associate Dean of Health Sciences, University of South Dakota
  • Carla Dieter - Professor Emeritus, University of South Dakota
  • Will Schweinle - School of Health Sciences Director of Research Development
  • Deborah Letcher - Nursing, Sanford Health
  • Darcy Sherman-Justice - Nursing, Avera Health
  • Laura Wightman - Rapid City Regional Health
  • Dennis Hedge - South Dakota State University Pharmacy
  • Jessica Meendering - South Dakota State University Exercise Science and Nutrition