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Photo of Victor K. Wilson Victor K. Wilson Vice President for Student Affairs

Victor K. Wilson is Vice President for Student Affairs at the University of Georgia. In more than three decades of experience in higher education administration and student affairs, he has served as a strong advocate for students and student development, particularly the inclusion and success of students from historically underrepresented groups.

Photo of Bill McDonald Bill McDonald Dean of Students

Bill McDonald became Dean of Students at UGA in January 2011.  He is known as a strong student advocate who meets with student groups and individual students on a daily basis. 

McDonald supports seven departments, including the Disability Resource Center, Engagement Leadership and Service, Student Care and Outreach, Student Transitions, Student Veterans Resource Center, Tate Student Center (including UGA’s Freedom of Expression Policy), and University Testing Services.…

Photo of Dr. Demetrius Smith Dr. Demetrius Smith Associate Vice President

Smith provides strategic leadership to support UGA and the Division of Student Affairs in effectively addressing the needs of UGA’s increasingly diverse student population, championing diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts across the student experience.

Photo of Eric Atkinson Eric Atkinson Associate Vice President

Eric Atkinson serves as Associate Vice President for Student Affairs at the University of Georgia. He is responsible for overseeing the departments of Greek Life, Recreational Sports, and Student Conduct, and he supervises the assistant to the vice president for communications and digital engagement. He is also a member of the University’s Behavioral Assessment and Response Council (BARC) and co-teaches a First Year Odyssey (FYO) seminar with President Morehead.…

Photo of Michele Howard Michele Howard Senior Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs – Student Experience

Dr. Michele Howard serves as Senior Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs – Student Experience. She also serves as the co-chair for the Council on the First Year Experience and coordinates the Minor in College Student Affairs Administration for Student Affairs.

Photo of Amanda Patterson Amanda Patterson Associate Vice President

As the Associate Vice President for Finance and Risk Management, I work closely with the Vice President and serve as a member of the leadership team for the Division. I am the chief fiscal officer and risk advisor for the Division of Student Affairs. My stewardship responsibilities include fiscal and compliance matters, including financial accounting and reporting; HR/personnel actions; EO compliance; payroll; financial management systems; and fund management (state appropriated, auxiliary operations, student activity fee accounts and UGA Foundation funds).…

Photo of Matthew Waller Matthew Waller Chief of Staff

Matthew E. Waller is Chief of Staff for UGA Student Affairs. Matthew’s professional background spans more than two decades in higher education and strategic communications. Prior to UGA, Matthew served in senior leadership roles in campus life at the University of Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania.

At UGA, Matthew serves as a primary and confidential advisor to the Vice President, providing the VP and other senior leaders with research, analysis, advice, and recommendations on the full range of issues facing students and Student Affairs.…

Photo of Erin Benson Erin Benson Director of the Disability Resource Center

As the Director of the Disability Resource Center, Erin leads the university’s commitment to educate and serve students with disabilities, ensuring equal educational opportunities as required by the ADA and other legislation. The Disability Resource Center houses three distinct services: the Test Accommodations Office for onsite classroom testing; the Assistive Technology Lab equipped with a variety of programs designed for people with disabilities; and Alternative Media Services, which converts required printed material into accessible formats for students with reading disabilities.…

Photo of Annie Carlson Welch Annie Carlson Welch Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs – Learning and Improvement
Photo of James Crawford James Crawford Student Affairs Staff Development Lead

As Student Affairs Staff Development Lead, James coordinates division-wide staff development initiatives. He is responsible for department workshops, coordinating the Engage! Conference, New Staff Orientation, and other opportunities that arise through staff feedback and assessment.

James received his M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina and his Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington.…

Photo of Stan Jackson Stan Jackson Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs – Communications and Digital Engagement

As assistant to the vice president for student affairs – communications and digital engagement, Stan represents and promotes the Division of Student Affairs by increasing its visibility, creating a consistent brand for the Division, provides new and enhanced digital service and content delivery to students, and supports the institution’s mission, vision, and goals.

Photo of Linda Kasper Linda Kasper Executive Director of University Housing

Kasper brings more than 20 years of experience in University Housing. She previously served as executive director of residential education at the University of South Florida, director of residential education and associate director of University Housing and Dining Services at Oregon State University, and assistant director for residential education at the University of Arizona.

At South Florida, Kasper oversaw the implementation of a residential curriculum that contributed to increase USF’s overall persistence rate to record highs.…

Photo of J. Barrett Malone J. Barrett Malone Director for Student Conduct

Barrett Malone serves as Director for the Office of Student Conduct and is responsible for planning, implementation, evaluation and oversight of the University’s student conduct system. The Office of Student Conduct receives all complaints regarding possible infractions of conduct regulations; schedules all University judicial hearings; coordinates and monitors all appeals; maintains student disciplinary records; and recruits, trains, and advises the University Judiciary.…

Photo of Steven Pitts Steven Pitts Senior Director of Development

Student Affairs is comprised of 18 departments that provide incredible programs, services and scholarships to our diverse student population. Many of our initiatives are made possible by the generous gifts from alumni, foundations and friends of the university. As the senior director of development, I serve as the chief fundraising officer for the vice president and our department directors and colleagues, and I partner with them to ensure their priorities are financially solvent through private and annual giving.…

Photo of Jon Segars Jon Segars Director of Student Veterans Resource Center
Photo of Joshua Welch Joshua Welch Director of Greek Life

As the director of Greek Life, Joshua is responsible for strategic oversight of Greek Life Office operations and leads a team of talented professionals who work to create meaningful fraternity and sorority experiences for the 7500+ students involved in the Greek community. Through his personal and professional experiences, Joshua has come to believe that the fraternity and sorority experience, rooted in values, uniquely equips students to become impactful and multifaceted leaders.…

Photo of Carolyn Arnold Carolyn Arnold Assistant Director, Disability Services

Carolyn Arnold joined the DRC’s staff as a Coordinator in 2000 and was promoted to a Senior Coordinator in 2013. Carolyn specializes in working with students diagnosed with ADHD, LD, psychological disabilities, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Before joining the DRC, Carolyn earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Social Work from UGA. She is also a Licensed Master Social Worker.

Photo of Jan Davis Barham Jan Davis Barham Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Tate Student Center

Jan Davis Barham is Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Tate Student Center. She is responsible for managing the operations of Tate to include facility services, Campus Reservations Events and Technical Services, Print & Copy Services, the UGA Card Office, the UGA Chapel, and the Center for Student Activities & Involvement, which administers the Student Government Association, University Union Student Programming Board, Pandora Yearbook, WUOG 90.5FM, the Graduate Student Association, and over 800 registered student organizations.…

Photo of Dr. Paige Crandall (She/Her) Dr. Paige Crandall, (She/Her) Interim Director
Photo of Montrez L. Greene Montrez L. Greene Assistant Director & Advisor to NPHC & MGC

As an Assistant Director in the Greek Life Office, Montrez primarily advises the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) and the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). As a member of a greek organization himself, Montrez understands the importance and positive impact fraternities and sororities can have.

Prior to arriving at UGA in the spring of 2017, Montrez served as an Area Coordinator for Residence Life at the College of Charleston where he oversaw fraternity and sorority housing.…

Photo of Kevin Karneboge Kevin Karneboge Assistant Director, Interpreting & Captioning Services

Kevin Karneboge joined the DRC’s staff as a Sign Language Interpreter in 1994 and was later promoted to his current position of Senior Coordinator of Interpreter Services. Kevin supervises sign language interpreting and captioning for the classroom including instructional media. He interprets in secondary and post-secondary educational settings. He often interprets in classrooms and at campus events.…

Photo of Mandy Levi Mandy Levi Assistant Director
Photo of B. Logan Morrison B. Logan Morrison Assistant Director & Advisor to the Interfraternity Council

The Assistant Director, in their capacity as Advisor to the Interfraternity Council, supervises the innerworkings of the council’s executive leadership, advocates for the twenty-six (26) IFC chapters represented at the University, and works to incorporate strategic growth, leadership development, and health/safety practices into the community of ~3,000 undergraduate men.
The Assistant Director supervises the one of the Office’s graduate assistants, who supports the initiatives, goals, and students within the Interfraternity Council and National Pan-Hellenic Council.…

Photo of Beau Seagraves Beau Seagraves Associate Dean of Students and Director of Student Care and Outreach

Beau Seagraves is responsible for overseeing Student Care and Outreach, which provides individualized assistance to students experiencing hardship circumstances, support to faculty and staff working with students in distress, and guidance to parents seeking help and information on behalf of their students. He also coordinates the case management functions for the university’s Behavioral Assessment and Response Council (BARC).…

Photo of Jennifer Swails MBA Jennifer Swails, MBA Interim Executive Director; Director of Finance and Support Services

Jen joined the University Health Center in 2018. She previously held the position of Administrative Director at Vanderbilt University’s Student Health Center. Prior to joining UGA, she worked for the State of Tennessee Department of Public Health Immunization Program and at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases.…

Photo of Sayre Weir Sayre Weir Assistant Director
Photo of Caroline Resop-Bowman RN, MSN Caroline Resop-Bowman, RN, MSN Clinic Manager and Registered Nurse for the Gynecology Clinic
Photo of Sarah E. Smith-Thompson MD Sarah E. Smith-Thompson, MD Lead Physician for the Gynecology Clinic

Dr. Sara (Beth) Smith-Thompson came to the Health Center in September 2006. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Before joining the UHC staff, she was in private practice in Winchester, Tennessee. Dr. Smith-Thompson is the lead physician in the Gynecology Clinic.

Education: Medical Doctor, University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Training: Ob/Gyn Residency, Carilion Health System of Roanoke
Board Certified: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
License: Physician, State of Georgia

Photo of Gary A. Glasser MD Gary A. Glasser, MD Physician

Dr. Gary Glasser joined the Health Center in October 2014 after 15 years of private practice as an obstetrician and gynecologist in Atlanta. He served on the faculty of Emory University in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics from 1992-2005. He volunteers as a lecturer for Atlanta elementary and middle schools on sun safety and puberty.…

Photo of Cary Perry MD Cary Perry, MD Physician

Dr. Perry joined the UHC staff in 2021 after practicing OB/GYN, then Gynecology for 26 years in Athens.  She is a member of clinical faculty of the Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership as a volunteer preceptor in surgery and ambulatory GYN.  She has served on the Board of Directors of the Georgia OB/GYN Society since 2005, and serves as President for 2021-2022. …

Photo of Andrea B. Welter PA-C Andrea B. Welter, PA-C Physician Assistant

Ms. Andrea Welter joined the UHC staff in 2013. She is a certified physician assistant with over 25 years experience in primary care with a focus on women’s health. She serves as a preceptor for medical students with the AU/MCG Medical Partnership. She is certified in ACLS and BCLS.

Education: Physician Assistant Degree, Medical College of Georgia (now Georgia Regents University)
Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
License: Physician Assistant, State of Georgia

Photo of Bradford Upchurch RPh, PharmD Bradford Upchurch, RPh, PharmD Pharmacist, Pharmacy Manager

Dr. Bradford Upchurch is manager of the pharmacy having joined the UHC staff in 2007. He earned a BSPharm at UGA and a PharmD at the University of Florida. He is also certified in Medication Therapy Management. Previously Brad worked for Athens Regional Medical Center as well as numerous retail pharmacies. Safe Space Ally

Photo of Jodi C. Kearney RPh, PharmD Jodi C. Kearney, RPh, PharmD Pharmacist, Assistant Pharmacy Manager

Dr. Jodi Kearney joined the UHC staff in 2011 and is the assistant manager of the pharmacy. She completed her undergraduate courses at Georgia Southern University and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Mercer University Southern School of Pharmacy with her PharmD in 2001. Jodi also holds APhA Immunization Certification and Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification.

Photo of T. Andy Smith DPT, MTC, Cert DN T. Andy Smith, DPT, MTC, Cert DN Physical Therapist, Manager of Physical Therapy Department

Dr. Andy Smith is the manager of the Physical Therapy Department at the University Health Center. His areas of interest include movement/functional-based evaluation and assessment; the role of functional training in injury prevention and wellness; the role of pain neuroscience education in treating persistent pain; the role of postural dysfunction and repetitive tissue microtrauma on chronic/recurrent pain syndromes; spinal, peripheral joint and soft tissue mobilization/manipulation/dry needling; and the role of nutrition, mental health, cardiovascular health, and sleep health on management of overall wellness and integrative health.…

Photo of Cody Evans PTA Cody Evans, PTA Physical Therapy Operations Coordinator

Cody joined the UHC PT team in 2021. He began working in physical therapy as a Physical Therapist Assistant in 2014 at Southeast Alabama Neurological Rehabilitation and Balance Center. Since then, he has enjoyed working in orthopedics and aquatic physical therapy. His areas of interest include optimizing functional movement patterns, promoting wellness, and empowering individuals to reach their personal wellness goals.…

Photo of Nidhi Patel PT, DPT Nidhi Patel, PT, DPT Physical Therapist

Dr. Nidhi Patel is a physical therapist who joined UHC in 2018. After receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy she trained with the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute.  Her areas of interest include pelvic floor rehabilitation (including bowel, bladder and sexual dysfunction) , chronic pain related to musculoskeletal dysfunctions, spinal rehab. She enjoys treating through a combination of  manual therapy based approaches, pain neuroscience education and movement based treatments.…

Photo of Emily Pearson PT Emily Pearson, PT Physical Therapist

Dr. Emily Pearson is a physical therapist who joined the University Health Center in 2018. Her areas of interest include utilizing an integrative health approach to optimize functional movement, promoting total body wellness, preventing injury/re-injury, managing acute and conditions of the spine and extremities, and empowering individuals to reach their personal health and wellness goals.

Education: Doctor of Physical Therapy, Augusta University
License: Physical Therapist, State of Georgia

Photo of R. Henry Pursner PT, CYT R. Henry Pursner, PT, CYT Physical Therapist

Mr. Henry Pursner joined the Health Center staff in 2011 and has been a physical therapist since 1995. His special areas of expertise include treatment of the fitness athlete with a specialization in running-related injuries, the spine, extremities, and cranio-facial pain. Extensive training in health coaching as well as treatment of persistent pain which combines exercise as well as lifestyle changes such as relaxation/ mindfulness practices.   …

Photo of Jason Thelen PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CEP Jason Thelen, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CEP Physical Therapist

Jason brought his “A” game to the University Health Center in the Fall of 2019. His dedication to clinical excellence, to the field of physical therapy, and to each one of his patients are what drives his purpose as a professional. His primary area of interest lies in helping the active population return to sport and recreation after suffering sport-related injuries.…

Photo of Angela B. Ellerman OD Angela B. Ellerman, OD Lead Optometrist for the Vision Clinic

Dr. Angela Ellerman joined the staff in 2010 and is the lead optometrist in the Vision Clinic. Her past experience includes working as an optometrist at Advanced Family EyeCare of Madison; Lee, Ellerman and Associates; and Athens Eye Doctors and Surgeons. Dr. Ellerman enjoys working with all areas of contact lens technology.

Education: Doctor of Optometry, University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Optometry
Board Certification: American Board of Optometry
License: Optometrist, State of Georgia

Photo of G. Brian Atkinson OD G. Brian Atkinson, OD Optometrist for the Vision Clinic

Dr. Brian Atkinson joined the Vision Clinic staff in 2011. Before coming to the health center, Dr. Atkinson worked as an optometrist in a private practice in northeast Georgia with an emphasis in pre- and post-op surgical care.

Education: Doctor of Optometry, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry
Additional Training: Geriatric Optometry and Low Vision Residency
License: Optometrist, State of Georgia

Photo of Kelli Cook LDO, ABOC, NCLE Kelli Cook, LDO, ABOC, NCLE Vision Clinic Manager
Photo of Emmie G. Bennett, M.A. Emmie G. Bennett, M.A. Assistant Director

Emmie Bennett joined the DRC staff as an Assistant Director in September 2021. Prior to joining the DRC, Emmie worked for UGA’s Office of Student Conduct and Department of Recreational Sports.

A two-time graduate of UGA, Emmie received her A.B.J. from the Grady College of Journalism and earned her M.A.

Photo of Linden Dudley Linden Dudley Assistant Director
Photo of Lance Haynie Lance Haynie Associate Director for Programs
Photo of Wanda L. Johnson Wanda L. Johnson Assistant Director

Wanda L. Johnson is the Assistant Director for Program for the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs. Wanda has diverse experience in student growth and development spanning from her time in DFCS, DJJ, Boys and Girls Club, and higher education. Prior to UGA, Wanda served as the Lead Academic Advisor III for STEM majors at Georgia College.…

Photo of Victoria Redmon Victoria Redmon Assistant Director

As an Assistant Director for the Department of Student Transitions, Victoria supports the Dawg Camp Extended Orientation program, a nationally renowned extended orientation program designed to assist students with their transition into the University of Georgia community. In her role, Victoria supports perspective, new, and returning students through dedicated programming that assists with the college transition.…

Photo of Rebecca Scarbro Rebecca Scarbro Associate Director
Photo of Carrie Smith Carrie Smith Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Student Care and Outreach

Carrie Smith serves as the Assistant Dean of Students for Student Care & Outreach, providing individualized support and assistance to students experiencing hardship circumstances. She oversees general case management within Student Care & Outreach. Additionally, Carrie provides trainings and informational sessions to campus and community partners about working with students of concern and the role of Student Care & Outreach.…

Photo of Marion Spearman Marion Spearman Associate Director for Business Services
Photo of Trisha Tonge Barefield Trisha Tonge Barefield Associate Director of University Testing Services
Photo of John Alvarez Turner John Alvarez Turner Assistant Director

John Alvarez Turner is the Interim Director for the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs. John’s professional background in the field of Education spans over fifteen years in K-12, corporate training, and higher education. Prior to UGA, John served as the Associate Director for Hispanic Outreach, Student Success Instructor, Manager of the Dr. Shirla R. McClain Gallery of Akron’s Black History and Culture, and Academic Advisor at The University of Akron as well as a Commissioner on the Civil Rights Commission for the City of Akron, Ohio.…

Photo of Brian Williams Brian Williams Senior Associate Director for Facilities
Photo of Clara Herrin MD Clara Herrin, MD Physician

Dr. Clara Herrin has been on the health center staff since 2000. Her interests include endocrinology, diabetes, and eating disorders.

Education: Medical Doctor, Medical College of Georgia (now Georgia Regents University)
Training: Internship: Ob/Gyn; Residency: Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins/Sinai Hospitals
Board Certified: American College of Physicians
License: Physician, State of Georgia

Photo of Jennifer B. Wares MD Jennifer B. Wares, MD Physician

Dr. Jenny Wares joined the health center staff in 2011. She completed a 2-year fellowship in Integrative Medicine from the University of Arizona in 2012. Her special areas of interest include nutritional, herbal, and mind-body medicine. She is also trained in transgender medicine. Dr. Wares is a staff physician in Medical Clinic Blue. Safe Space Ally

Education: Medical Doctor, Wake Forest University
Training: Emergency Medicine Residency, University of New Mexico
Board Certified: Emergency Medicine
License: Physician, State of Georgia

Photo of Finbar Woitalla DO, MD Finbar Woitalla, DO, MD Physician

Dr. Finbar (Barry) Woitalla joined the University Health Center in January 2018. He previously practiced as a primary care physician at Baumholder Army Garrison, Germany providing care for U.S. Army soldiers and their families from April 2015 – December 2017. Prior to that he worked at United Regional Physicians Group as a Sports Medicine/Non-operative orthopedics provider and as a primary care physician at Kell West Family Practice both in Wichita Falls, TX.…

Photo of Lindsey Niknezhad PA-C Lindsey Niknezhad, PA-C Physician Assistant

Lindsey Niknezhad joined Medical Clinic Blue in August 2021. Lindsey grew up in the North Georgia mountains and came to Athens in 2008 as an undergraduate. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She later obtained a Master of Physician Assistant Studies at August University in Augusta, Georgia in 2016.…

Photo of Brooke Freudenhammer Brooke Freudenhammer Assistant Director for Aquatics
Photo of Tina Mixon Tina Mixon Business Manager II
Photo of Marty Mullis Marty Mullis Assistant Director for Competitive Sports
Photo of Fred E. Reifsteck III MD Fred E. Reifsteck III, MD Interim Senior Director Medical Services; Lead Physician, Primary Care; Lead Physician, Medical Clinic Red and Sports Medicine

Dr. Fred Reifsteck joined the staff at the health center in December 2003. From 1990-2001, he practiced at Kaiser Permanente in Jonesboro, Georgia. He was with the medical staff at The Doctor’s Office in Stockbridge from 2001-2003. Dr. Reifsteck is the Head Team Physician for the UGA Athletic Department and the lead physician in Medical Clinic Red/Sports Medicine at UHC.…

Photo of Jenn Spradley Jenn Spradley Business Services Coordinator
Photo of Cathy Stedman Cathy Stedman Assistant Director for Outdoor Recreation
Photo of Josh Stewart Josh Stewart Assistant Director for Facility Operations
Photo of Jared Thompson Jared Thompson IT Manager
Photo of Chenda Beaty RN, MSN Chenda Beaty, RN, MSN Clinic Manager and Registered Nurse for Medical Clinic Gold

Chenda Beaty joined the health center staff in August 2019. She has experience in Nursing Leadership, Progressive Care Nursing, Nursing Education, and Emergency Nursing. She earned her BA from Georgia College & State University in 2009 and her MSN from Medical College of Georgia in 2011.

Photo of Brian Brewer MD Brian Brewer, MD Physician

Dr. Brian Brewer is a staff physician at the University Health Center. He joined the health center in 2020 after completing a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at the University of Kentucky. He has interests in Sports Medicine and Wilderness Medicine.

Education: Medical Doctor, Medical College of Georgia
Training: Internal Medicine Residency, AU-UGA Medical Partnership
Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, University of Kentucky
License: Physician, State of Georgia

Photo of Satya Thippareddi MD Satya Thippareddi, MD Physician

Dr. Satya Thippareddi joined University Health Center in October 2017. After practicing as an Ob/Gyn in India for several years she relocated to the U.S. to complete a Family Practice Residency and has been certified by the American Board of Family Medicine continuously since 2006. She worked as a Staff Physician at The Nebraska Medical Center from 2007-2012 before moving to Shenandoah Medical Center in Shenandoah, Iowa, where she worked until July 2017.…

Photo of Tracy Crockett PA-C Tracy Crockett, PA-C Physician Assistant

Tracy Crockett joined the health center staff in January 2015. She has over 30 years of experience in the following specialties: Cardiology, Dermatology, Hospital Medicine, Primary Care, ENT, and Neurosurgery. Her Certifications include Basic Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. She is a registered IPledge Prescriber. Safe Space Ally

Education: Bachelor of Science, Physician Assistant, Magna Cum Laude, Medical College of Georgia, 1987
Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
License: Physician Assistant, State of Georgia

Photo of Leonard D. DeRamus PA-C Leonard D. DeRamus, PA-C Physician Assistant

Mr. Len DeRamus joined the health center staff in 2013. Mr. DeRamus has more than 30 years of experience as a Physician Assistant in family medicine as well as experience in pulmonary, allergy, and internal medicine. He is on the clinical faculty for the Medical College of Georgia PA Program and is a Clinical Instructor in Emergency Medicine with the Augusta University/UGA Medical Partnership in Athens where he works part-time in the medical simulation center.…

Photo of Mara Franklin PA-C Mara Franklin, PA-C Physician Assistant

Mara Franklin, PA-C, joined the health center staff in February 2015. She has 16 years of experience in primary care, breast health, and gastroenterology. Her most recent experience was with Greater Athens Physicians. Safe Space Ally

Education: Master of Physician Assistant, 2017; Bachelor of Science, Physician Assistant (Magnum Cum Laude)
Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
License: Physician Assistant, State of Georgia

Photo of Heather Arnold Heather Arnold Coordinator for Public Relations
Photo of Logan Bell Logan Bell Coordinator for Facility Operations
Photo of Courtney Brown Courtney Brown Coordinator for Facility Operations
Photo of Stephanie Calhoun Stephanie Calhoun Senior Coordinator for Competitive Sports
Photo of Zackery Counkle Zackery Counkle Maintenance Foreman
Photo of Donna Doolittle Donna Doolittle Senior Operations Supervisor
Photo of Joshua Duarte Joshua Duarte Graduate Assistant

Joshua Duarte was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. Joshua was raised in a single-parent, low-income-immigrant household. His character and way of thinking have been highly influenced by the obstacles put in the way of his immigrant family. Joshua graduated from the University of Georgia in May 2021 with a degree in Criminal Justice and a degree in Sociology.…

Photo of Tevin Duncan Tevin Duncan Coordinator for Fitness & Wellness
Photo of Jason James Jason James Senior Coordinator for Competitive Sports
Photo of Libby James Libby James Senior Coordinator for Facility Reservations
Photo of Anna Kellogg Anna Kellogg Administrative Specialist
Photo of Paige McDaniel Paige McDaniel Coordinator for Aquatics
Photo of Gia Santiago Gia Santiago Graduate Assistant

Gia is a second year Masters of Social Work student with a concentration in Micro Social Work and will graduate in May 2022. Upon graduation, it is her goal to become a therapist for children and families. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychology in May 2020 from Utica College in Upstate New York. Gia was born and raised in Utica, NY and moved to Athens, GA in the Fall of 2020 without ever visiting.…

Photo of Mary Shelnutt Mary Shelnutt Human Resources Specialist
Photo of Thompson Vandemark Thompson Vandemark Maintenance Foreman
Photo of Claudia Wooten Claudia Wooten Graduate Assistant

Claudia Wooten is the current Graduate Assistant for Multicultural Services and Programs(MSP). Claudia is from Rockmart, Georgia and has lived in Georgia for all of her life. In May 2021, Claudia graduated from the University of Georgia with two degrees in Political Science and International Affairs. She is currently on her way to Double Dawg Status, beginning her Masters in Education with a specialization in College Student Affairs Administration.…

Photo of Chunhua Zhao Chunhua Zhao IT Professional Associate
Photo of Douglas Radman MD Douglas Radman, MD Physician

Dr. Douglas (Doug) Radman joined the health center staff in 2021. Dr. Radman previously worked at The Ohio State University Student Health Services from 2016-2021 and North Chattahoochee Family Physicians in Johns Creek, GA.

Education: Medical Doctor, The Ohio State University
Training: Internship: Carswell Air Force Base, Fort Worth, TX; Residency: Travis Air Force Base, Fairfield CA

Photo of Kimberly Brown-Clark PA-C Kimberly Brown-Clark, PA-C Physician Assistant

Ms. Kimberly Brown-Clark joined the Health Center in 2001 as a Physician Assistant. She has over 26 years of healthcare experience, 18 of which have been in College Health. Kimberly has worked in various clinical settings to include Internal Medicine, Urgent Care, and Correctional Medicine. Her interests include Eating Disorders, Preventive Medicine, and managing hypertension through lifestyle modification and, when necessary, therapeutic intervention.…

Photo of Emelynn Arroyave Emelynn Arroyave Student Assistant

Emelynn is a Student Assistant in the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs. She is currently a 3rd year student studying International Affairs and Social work with a minor in Political Science and is graduating in the Spring of 2023. She is from Gwinnett County GA, Buford/Dacula area. On campus, she is the former Political Action Chair and current President of the Hispanic Student Association within MSP.…

Photo of Miya Bleth Miya Bleth Student Assistant

Miya Bleth is a Student Assistant in the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs. As a second-year student at the University of Georgia, she is pursuing both a BBA Digital Marketing and AB Economics undergraduate degree within the Terry College of Business, along with a Design & Media minor. Her career aspirations include any type of involvement in the development of the marketing strategy within corporations, specifically through the digital realm.…

Photo of Ben Goldberg Ben Goldberg Graduate Assistant for Facility Operations
Photo of Tyler Hagedoorn Tyler Hagedoorn Graduate Assistant for Aquatics
Photo of Missy Jackson WHNP-BC Missy Jackson, WHNP-BC Director of Nursing Services

Missy Jackson, WHNP-BC, joined our staff in August 2016. She has 20 years of experience in women’s health care. Prior to joining UHC, Missy worked in hospitals, private practice, taught in both undergraduate and graduate nursing programs, and implemented a prenatal care program at a rural health clinic. She also has ten years of experience as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner.…

Photo of Savannah Pitone Savannah Pitone Graduate Assistant for Marketing
Photo of Mara Suddeth Mara Suddeth Student Assistant

Mara is Student Assistant for the Office of Multicultural Services and Programs. She is currently a first-year student majoring in Biological Engineering with an emphasis on the medical sector. Her career aspiration is to become a medical doctor.