Faculty / Staff Directory

Faculty

Anderson, Stacy

 Assistant Professor of Large Animal Surgery,  LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6539
Office Location: DVTC- Equine Teaching Center 101
Email:stacy.anderson@lmunet.edu

Babcock, Sarah

Adjunct Professor of One Health , LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: sbabcock@animalandveterinarylaw.com

Bassett, Casey

Associate Dean of Students for Medical Programs
Associate Professor of Histology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7104
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 320A
Email:casey.bassett@LMUnet.edu

Brown, William

Clinical Hub Coordinator, Buffalo, NY
Email:

Burchette-Thompson, Elizabeth

Dean, School of Allied Health Sciences
Phone: 423.869.6831
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 114
Email: elizabeth.thompson@LMUnet.edu

Carter, Craig

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Director, University of Kentucky
Professor of Epidemiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 859.257.7489
Office Location: University of Kentucky – VDL
Email: craig.carter@uky.edu

Chapman, Seth

 Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology,  LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6085
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building, 429
Email: seth.chapman@lmunet.edu

Chew, Dennis

Professor of Physiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 614.292.3551
Email: chew.1@osu.edu

Christmann, Undine

Assistant Professor of Equine Internal Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6233
Office Location: DVTC, Equine Teaching Center, 101
Email: undine.christmann@LMUnet.edu

Colle, Clarence

Professor of Microbiology, Associate Dean of Preclinical Academic Affairs/Basic Medical Sciences, LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6715
Office Location: DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine 235
Email: clarence.colle@lmunet.edu

Combs, Ann

Lecturer of Clinical Skills, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: ann.combs@LMUnet.edu

Concha-Albornoz, Ismael

Assistant Professor of Veterinary Anatomy, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6526
Office Location: DVTC, Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 109
Email: ismael.concha@LMUnet.edu

Dascanio, John

Executive Associate Dean
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Large Animal Clinical Skills Director

Professor of Theriogenology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6778
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 320B
Email: john.dascanio@LMUnet.edu

Ebner, Lisa

Assistant Professsor of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6515
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 104
Email: lisa.ebner@LMUnet.edu

Erol, Erdal

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Head of Diagnostic Microbiology, University of Kentucky
Associate Professor of Microbiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 859.257.7771
Office Location: University of Kentucky – VDL
Email: erdal.erol@uky.edu

Evans, Randall

Associate Dean of Administration
Professor of Veterinary Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6458
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 320C
Email: randy.evans@LMUnet.edu

Faulkner, Charles

Associate Professor of Parasitology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6676
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 305
Email: charles.faulkner@LMUnet.edu

Faulkner, Vina

Associate Professor of Veterinary Science, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6407
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 308
Email: vina.faulkner@LMUnet.edu

Gibbs, Paul

Professor of Virology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: pgibbs@ufl.edu

Gromley, Adam

Assistant Professor of Molecular/Cellular Biology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6698
Office Location: DCOM 233
Email: adam.gromley@lmunet.edu

Hammond, David

Assistant Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine and Nutrition
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: drdlhammond@gmail.com

Harvey, John

Professor of Clinical Pathology
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: john.harvey@lmunet.edu

Henderson, Melissa

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7135
Office Location: DCOM 230
Email: melissa.henderson@lmunet.edu

Henry, Robert

Professor of Veterinary Anatomy, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6514
Office Location: DVTC-Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 109
Email: robert.henry@LMUnet.edu

Hoffsis, Glen

LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Professor of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: glen.hoffsis@lmunet.edu

Horohov, David

Gluck Equine Research Center Director, University of Kentucky
Professor of Immunology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine  
Phone: 859.218.1098
Office Location: University of Kentucky – Gluck Center
Email: david.horohov@uky.edu

Jackson, Carney B.

Professor of Veterinary Pathology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 859.257.6926
Office Location: University of Kentucky – VDL
Email: cjackson@uky.edu

Johnson, Jason

Dean, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Interim Medical Director of Large Animal Teaching and Research Center
Executive Director, Center for Animal Health in Appalachia, Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences
Associate Professor of Theriogenology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 320D
Email: jason.johnson02@LMUnet.edu

Johnson, Jennifer

Instructor of Veterinary Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6527
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 128
Email: ​​jennifer.johnson@LMUnet.edu

Kenyon, Simon

Professor of Veterinary Nutrition
Phone: 423.869.7150

Kitts-Morgan, Beth

 Instructor of Physiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7136
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 318
Email: ​​susanna.kitts-morgan@lmunet.edu

Krakowka, Steve

Professor of Pathology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 614.292.0231
Email: ​​krakowka.1@osu.edu

Lembcke, Luis

Lecturer in Oncology
Phone: 423.869.7150

Lester, Robert (Bob)

Assistant Dean for Clinical Relations and Outreach
Assistant Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6019
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 115
Email: robert.lester@LMUnet.edu

March, Phillip

Associate Professor of Veterinary Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: philip.march@LMUnet.edu

Marcum, Matthew

Lecturer of Clinical Skills, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 276.346.3750
Email: marcum.dvm@gmail.com

McKinnon, Jo-Ann

 Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150

Meuten, Don

Professor of Pathology
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: donald.meuten@LMUnet.edu

Muir, William

Professor of Anesthesiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 434
Email: william.muir@LMUnet.edu

Nader, Paul

Instructor, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 919.605.5951
Office Location: DVTC-Small Animal Clinical Skills Center, 109
Email: paul.nader@LMUnet.edu

Palazzolo, Dominic

Professor of Physiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6680
Office Location: DCOM 214
Email:dominic.palazzolo@lmunet.edu

Pfent, Catherine

   Assistant Professor of Pathology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
  Phone: 423.869.6831
  Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 114
  Email: catherine.pfent@lmunet.edu

Phillips, Jeffrey

Assistant Professor of Immunology and Oncology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: jeffrey.phillips@LMUnet.edu

Pierce, Bess

Associate Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6557
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 432
Email: bess.pierce@LMUnet.edu

Roberson, Jerry

Professor of Large Animal Internal Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7405
Office Location: DVTC – Bovine Teaching Center 101
Email: jerry.roberson@LMUnet.edu

Rowe, Joshua

Anatomist, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone:423.869.6551
Office Location:DeBusk Veterinary Teaching Center 105
Email: joshua.rowe@lmunet.edu

Smith, Jacqueline

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Section Chief of Epidemiology, University of Kentucky
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine 
Phone: 859.257.7559
Office Location: University of Kentucky – VDL
Email: jsmit8@uky.edu

Spangler, Dawn

Assistant Professor of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6522
Office Location: DVTC-Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 106
Email: dawn.spangler@lmunet.edu

Strauch, Mark

Professor of Toxicology
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: stephen.strauch@LMUnet.edu

Stonerook, Micheal

Attending Veterinarian, and Assistant Professor of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6523
Office Location: Math and Science Building 114
Email: michael.stonerook@lmunet.edu

Vanderpool, Aggy

Associate Professor of Biology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6463
Office Location: CMRC 2nd floor
Email: aggy.vanderpool@LMUnet.edu

Verma, Ashutosh

Assistant Professor, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6343
Office Location: Math and Science Building 431
Email: ashutosh.verma@LMUnet.edu

Vroegindewey, Gary

One Health Director
Assistant Professor of One Health Medicine, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 703.231.4157
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 434
Email: gary.vroegindewey@LMUnet.edu

Weale, John

Clinical Program Development and Outcomes Assessment Coordinator
Assistant Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 865.585.2037, 423.869.6216
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 115
Email: john.weale@lmunet.edu

Widmer, Rick

Professor of Radiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150

Williams, Michele

Assistant Professor of Microbiology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 330.263.3747
Email: williams.3692@osu.edu

Williamson, Julie

Small Animal Clinical Skills Director
Assistant Professor of Veterinary Clinical Skills, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6518
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 107
Email: julie.williamson@LMUnet.edu

Wolfsheimer, Karen

Associate Professor of Endocrinology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: karen.wolfsheimer@LMUnet.edu

Wood, Paul

Professor of Pharmacology, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6666
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 435
Email: paul.wood@LMUnet.edu

Staff

Arnold, Amy

Assistant Director of Financial Services
Phone: 423.869.7096
Office Location: DCOM 319
Email: amy.arnold@LMUnet.edu

Barnett, Rebecca

Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Students, Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7090
Office Location: DCOM 3rd floor admissions
Email: rebecca.barnett@lmunet.edu

Batchelor, Randall

Director of Academic Assessment, DCOM and Assistant Professor of Professional Education, LMU-Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7167
Office Location: DCOM 110
Email: randal.batchelor@LMUnet.edu

Bayless, Heather

Examination Services Specialist, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6318
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 319
Email: heather.bayless@LMUnet.edu

Beeler, Scarlett

DVTC Receptionist, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6535
Office Location: DVTC Small Animal Clinical Skills Center Lobby
Email: scarlet.beeler@lmunet.edu

Brock, Karissa

Administrative Assistant for Admissions and Student Services, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6840
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 312
Email: karissa.brock@lmunet.edu

Buchanan, Jeremy

Clinical Exam Center Manager, Interprofessional Education and Development Coordinator, LMU-Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6043
Office Location: DCOM 208
Email: jeremy.buchanan@lmunet.edu

Butterbrodt, Patricia

Assessment Coordinator, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6538
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 317
Email: patricia.butterbrodt@lmunet.edu

Calicott, Dana

Pre-Clinical Skills Technician
Phone: 423.869.6519
Office Location: DVTC, Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 108
Email: dana.calicott@LMUnet.edu

Cenatiempo, Marca

Director of Health Sciences Research and Grants
Phone: 423.869.6838
Office Location: DCOM 427
Email: marca.cenatiempo@LMUnet.edu

Cherry, Ed

Learning Specialist
Phone: 423.869.7150
Email: edward.cherry@LMUnet.edu

Cobb, Sue

Patient Model Program Coordinator
Phone: 423-869-6460
Office Location: DCOM 204
Email: sue.cobb@LMUnet.edu

Cottrell, Megan

Administrative Assistant for Student Services & Admissions, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.626.6416
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 310
Email: megan.cottrell@LMUnet.edu

Daniels, Audrey

Administrative Assistant and Examination Services, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6008
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 319
Email: audrey.daniels@LMUnet.edu

Dascanio, Linda

Instructor, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7428
Office Location: Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 128
Email: linda.dascanio@LMUnet.edu

Earl, Jessi

Academic Affairs and Curriculum Coordinator, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7121
Office Location: DCOM 234
Email: jessica.earl@LMUnet.edu

Fitzsimmons, Ryan

Anesthesia Coordinator, LVT
Phone: 423.869.7431
Office: DVTCS Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 108
Email: ryan.fitzsimmons@lmunet.edu

Gabrie, Bethany

Small Animal Veterinary Technician
Phone: 423.869.7433
Office Location: Student Center 101
Email: bethany.gabrie@lmunet.edu

Green, Jordan

DVTC Site Coordinator
Phone: 423.869.6513
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center Lobby
Email: jordan.green03@LMUnet.edu

Gulley, Carolyn

Executive Director of Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs, LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6291
Office Location: Duke Hall 304
Email: carolyn.gulley@lmunet.edu

Hatfield, Randi

Equine Technician, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6230
Office Location: DVTC, Veterinary Student Center 101
Email: randi.hatfield@LMUnet.edu

Hellestad, Vanessa

Animal Caretaker, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7422
Office Location: DVTC, Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 119
Email: vanessa.hellestad@lmunet.edu

Hopkins, Mary

Manager of Examination Services, LMU-Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7161
Office Location: DCOM 103
Email: mary.hopkins@lmunet.edu

Iliff, Julie

Coordinator of Clinical Rotations, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6009
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 115
Email: Julie.Iliff@LMUnet.edu

Kertis, Kimberly

Research Specialist, Health Sciences
Phone: 423.869.6441
Office Location: DCOM 133
Email: kimberly.kertis@LMUnet.edu

Kishpaugh, Jason

Director of Mental Health Counseling, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6401
Office Location: Grant Lee Hall 102
Email: jason.kishpaugh@lmunet.edu

Knight, Ashley

Director of Operations and Special Projects, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6037
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 313
Email: ashley.knight@lmunet.edu

Martin, Summer

Director of Marketing and PR LMU Health Sciences, LMU-University Advancement
Phone: 423.869.7108
Office Location: DCOM 329
Email: summer.martin@lmunet.edu

McCurry, Amy

Large Animal Veterinary Technician, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6093
Office Location: DVTC, Veterinary Student Center 101
Email: amy.mccurry@LMUnet.edu

McCurry, Joshua

Farm Manager, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 276-690-4065
Office Location: DVTC, Veterinary Student Center 101
Email: joshua.mccurry@LMUnet.edu

Miracle, Melissa

Post Award Grants Manager, LMU-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6834
Office Location: Duke Hall 304
Email: melissa.miracle02@LMUnet.edu

Noble, Jordan

Veterinary Admissions Recruiter, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6537
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 312
Email: jordan.noble@lmunet.edu

Parks, Lauren

Administrative Coordinator, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.7150
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 320
Email: lauren.parks@LMUnet.edu

Patterson, Genell

Director of Student Services and Admissions, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6078
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 311
Email: genell.patterson@LMUnet.edu

Peace, Pat

Director of Financial Services
Phone: 423.869.7107
Office Location: DCOM 320
Email: pat.peace@LMUnet.edu

Slaven, Rick

Director, Center for Simulation and Training, LMU-Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6453
Office Location: DCOM 311
Email: rick.slaven@lmunet.edu

Smola, Jacy

Administrative Assistant for Special Projects, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6541
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Sciences Building, 316
Email: jane.smola@lmunet.edu

Spurlock, Amy

Counselor, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6014
Office Location: Grant Lee Hall 102
Email: amy.spurlock@lmunet.edu

Stephens, Christine

Animal Care Coordinator, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6517
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 108
Email: christine.stephens@LMUnet.edu

Tipton, Ashley

Clinical Skills Veterinary Technologist, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6528
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 108 
Email: ashley.tipton@lmunet.edu

Upton, Aimee

Purchasing Administrative Assistant, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6094
Office Location: Hamilton Math and Science Building 315
Email: aimee.upton@LMUnet.edu

Williamson, Ben

PT Model Maker, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Office Location: DVTC
Email: benjamin.williamson@lmunet.edu

Wright, Leigha

Anatomy Technician, LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 423.869.6542
Office Location: DVTC – Small Animal Clinical Skills Center 108
Email: leigha.wright@lmunet.edu

DVTC Directory

Security 

Main Office: (423) 869-6783

Main Cell: (423) 869-6783

Bovine Teaching Center

Phone: 423.869.6785

Student Center

Phone: 423.869.6780

Equine Teaching Center

Phone: 423.869.6786

Pharmacy

Phone: 423.869.7421

Kennel Prep

Phone: 423.869.7422

SACSC

Phone: 423.869.6782

Veterinary Skills Center

Phone: 423.869.6784

Vet Tech Office – Student Center Room 101

Main Office: 423.869.6783

Fax: 423.869.6308