Program Office

Anderson

Susan Anderson, MD, FAAFP
AHEC Program Director
Chair & Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine

Lemke

Jason Lemke, MS Ed
Development Specialist/Program Evaluator
Department of Family Medicine
Jason.Lemke@usd.edu

Rops

Brock Rops, MS
SD AHEC Education Coordinator
HOSA State Advisor
Department of Family Medicine
Brock.Rops@usd.edu

South Dakota AHEC Executive Council

  • Mary Nettleman, M.D., M.S., M.A.C.P. (VP Health Affairs/Dean, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Lori Hansen, M.D. (Dean, Yankton Campus, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Susan Anderson, M.D., F.A.A.P. (AHEC Program Director; Chair, Family Medicine, Sanford School of Medicine)

South Dakota AHEC Program Advisory Board

  • Mary Nettleman, M.D., M.S., M.A.C.P. (VP Health Affairs/Dean, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Lori Hansen, M.D. (Dean, Yankton Campus, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • H. Bruce Vogt, M.D. (AHEC Program Director; Chair, Family Medicine, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Janet Lindemann, M.D., M.B.A. (Dean, Medical Student Education, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Nedd Brown, Ed.D. (Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education, Sanford School of Medicine)
  • Michael Lawler, M.S.W., Ph.D. (Dean, Health Sciences, University of South Dakota)
  • Linda Ross, M.B.A. (Chief Executive Officer, Community Healthcare Association of the Dakotas)
  • Sandy Viau-Williams (Executive Director, Yankton Rural AHEC)
  • Halley Lee (Director, South Dakota Office of Rural Health)
  • Wade Nilson, P.A.-C. (Program Director, Physician Assistant Studies Program, University of South Dakota)
  • Kay Rasmussen, M.S., M.L.S. (Academic Director, Clinical Lab Science, University of South Dakota)
  • Rachel Haigh-Blume, M.H.A. (Executive Director, Northeast AHEC)