Health Professions Faculty

Sarah Baker, M.S., CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor of Speech Language Pathology Assistant Program
Sarah is an adjunct professor for the OCCC SLPA program. She graduated from OUHSC with a Mast...

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Jennifer Ball
PTA Program Director and Professor of Physical Therapist Assistant
Jennifer Ball, PT/ATC, MHR has practiced as a physical therapist for twenty years primarily i...

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Teresa Bierig, M.S., CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor in SLPA Program
Teresa is an adjunct professor for the OCCC SLPA program. She also is the Team Leader of Acut...

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Traci Boren, MS, RN, CNOR
Professor of Nursing
Traci is a professor in the BADNAP nursing program. She graduated from the OU College of Nurs...

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Deanne Branch, MSN, RN, CCRN
Professor of Nursing
Deanne is a professor in the traditional nursing program.  Prior to coming to OCCC, Deanne wo...

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Sarah Brown, MS, RNC
Professor of Nursing
Sarah received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Oklahoma and her master’s...

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Jennifer Brumley
Professor of Nursing
Jennifer Brumley earned her associate degree in nursing at OCCC in 2002. After graduation, sh...

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John W. Campbell, Ph.D., M.S., and CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor of Speech Language Pathology Assistant Program
Dr. Campbell has been an Adjunct Professor at OCCC for several years. His full-time position ...

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Donna Chambers, MS RN
Associate Nursing Program Director
Donna’s initial Registered Nursing education was as a “Diploma” graduate of St. Anthony’s Hos...

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Michaele Cole, MS, MHR, RN
Professor of Nursing
Michaele has been a Registered Nurse since 1982.  She received her Bachelor of Science Degree...

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Kelia Crabbe, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Kelia received her BSN from the University of Oklahoma and completed her MSN at Oklahoma Bapt...

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Peggy DeCelle Newman
Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education and Professor of PTA
Peggy DeCelle Newman, PT, MHR has practiced as a physical therapist for thirty years in a var...

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Merette Dean, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Merette graduated from the Oklahoma City Community College nursing program in the Spring of 2...

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Ron Feller, Sr.
Director of Emergency Medical Sciences
Ron Feller is a Nationally Registered and Oklahoma licensed Paramedic. He has 32 years of med...

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Jacqueline Frock, MSN, RN
Professor Nursing
Jacqueline Frock began her nursing career with an AAS from Bacone College in 1987. She receiv...

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Steve Gibson
Medical Advisor for the Anesthesia Technologist Program
Dr. Steve Gibson was born and raised in Maryland and never thought he would move to Oklahoma ...

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Lezli Heyland
Program Director for Respiratory Care
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Tiffany Jackson, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
I have been a Registered Nurse since 2001. I received my BSN at Langston University, and my M...

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Teresa Luper, BS
Professor of Nursing
Teresa received her BSN from the University of Oklahoma and a BS in Community Health at the U...

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Robin McMurry, MS, RNC
Professor of Nursing
Professor Robin McMurry, PHD, RNC earned her associates degree in Nursing from Oklahoma City ...

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Cindy Milam, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Cindy is a graduate of Tuttle High School and received her Bachelors of Nursing at Oklahoma C...

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Shelley Miller, MSN, RN
Nursing Program Director
Shelley Miller graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor’s degree in ...

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Nuala Murray-South, M.A., CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor of Speech Language Pathology Assistant Program
Nuala South received her degrees from the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State Universit...

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Julie Owen Morris, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor of SLPA Program
Dr. Morris received her bachelors degree from the University of Oklahoma, her masters from th...

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Jennifer Peters, MS, RN, CNE
Professor of Nursing
Jennifer Peters is a Professor of Nursing at Oklahoma City Community College in the second se...

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Randa Pospisil, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Randa graduated from the Oklahoma City Community College nursing program in the fall of 1998 ...

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Crystal Reynolds
Professor of Emergency Medical Sciences
I have been part of Oklahoma City Community College's EMS program since 2009. I am both Natio...

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Mona R. Ryan, M.S., CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow
Adjunct Professor of Speech Language Pathology Assistant Program
Mona is an adjunct professor for the OCCC SLPA program teaching coursework for the first thre...

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Beverly Schaeffer, MSN, RN
Professor of Nursing
Beverly has been teaching fulltime at OCCC since 2002, after working as an adjunct clinical i...

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Fonda Scott
Professor of OTA/Academic Fieldwork Coordinator
Graduate of OCCC OTA Program in 1995.Delivery of OT Services in the following settings: In-Pa...

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Urban (Brent) Stafford
Professor of Emergency Medical Sciences
I have been in EMS as a EMT-Paramedic for over 30 years and have taught at OCCC EMS Departmen...

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Nancy Sweet-Fitzgibbon, MSN, APRN-CRNA
Program Director, Anesthesia Technology Program
Nancy earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of California, Los Angele...

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Natalie Tapley, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Natalie Tapley obtained her BSN & her MS in Nursing Education from the University of Oklahoma...

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Suzanne Janine Thompson-Stanton, Ed.D, CCC-SLP
Adjunct Professor of Speech Language Pathology Assistant Program
Dr. Stanton has been teaching in the Department of Communication Disorders at the University ...

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Stephanie Wallace, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
M.S., Southern Nazarene University B.S.N., Oklahoma Wesleyan University A.A.S., Oklahoma City...

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Jimmie Kay Wetmore, MS, RN
Professor of Nursing
Kay received her Associate degree from Oklahoma City Community College, Baccalaureate degree ...

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Mary White
Professor of Occupational Therapy Assistant
M.S. – Currently enrolled in Mount Mary University Post-Professional Master Occupational Ther...

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Reeca Young
Program Director/Professor
Thirty years of combined experience in the field of Occupational Therapy, as a practicing OTA...

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