Faculty, Staff and Committee Members

Core PA Faculty and Staff

Sean Kramer, MSHS, PA-C
Program Director, Assistant Professor

Dr. Donald DeCarlo,, MD, MBA
Medical Director for the Physician Assistant Program

Carolyn Knox, M.S., PA-C
Academic Coordinator, Assistant Professor

Jennifer Sample, MPAS, PA-C
Admissions Coordinator, Assistant Professor

Dale Turley, MSHS, PA-C
Assistant Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor

Angela Parente, MPAS, PA-C
Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor

Steven Hunter, MPA, MPAS, PA-C
Research and Outcomes Coordinator, Assistant Professor, Program Faculty

Kelly Florentine
Program Assistant

Marlene O'Brien
Program Assistant

Additional Instructional Faculty
Prabhat Sharma, MD, PhD, Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmacology

Steering Committee Members

Dr. Bryan Depoy, Vice President of Academic Affairs, LEC
Brian Dirk, Vice President, Administration and Finance, LEC
Rita McMahon, Community Representative, City of Painesville
Dr. Johnathan Tedesco, Dean of the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Assistant Professor of Chemistry, LEC
Sean Kramer, MSHS, PA-C, Interim PA Program Director, Assistant Professor, LEC
Zachary DePriest, MS, PA-C, Director of Staff Development IMM Midwest Region-University Hospitals
Sean McNeeley, MD, Medical Director Urgent Care Network, University Hospitals
Erin Slay, RN, MHA, Director, UHPS Advanced Practice Providers
John Trimbath, MS, PA-C, Past Ohio Association of Physician Assistant President, Beacon Health Psychiatry Physician Assistant
Adrienne Colabuno, MPAS, PA-C, Internal Medicine Physician Assistant, Lake Health
Morgan Williams, PA-C, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Trauma Surgery

Advisory Committee Members

John Baniewicz, MD, Vice President Lake Health Physician Group
Cynthia M. Bjerstedt,MS, PA-C, Grand River Hospital-Clinic West Occupational Medical Dept
Donald DeCarlo, MD, CMO, CCO, University Hospitals, Physician Assistant Medical Director, LEC
John Fenner PA-C, Emergency Department Assistant Medical Director, St. Vincent Charity, Team Health
Amitabh Goel, MD, Chief Medical Officer, General Surgery, Geneva Medical Center
Mark Komar, MD, Lake County Family Practice
Rena Jo Posey, PA (LEC graduate)
Carolyn Knox, MS, PA-C, Academic Coordinator, Assistant Professor, LEC PA Program
Palak Shroff, MD, University Hospitals Painesville Family Medicine
Dominic Sannitti, DO, University Hospitals Middlefield Medical Center
Julie C. Stupi, MSPAS, PA-C, University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center
 

Sean Kramer, MSHS, PA-C Program Faculty, Academic Coordinator

Dr. Donald DeCarlo,, MD, MBA
Program Faculty, Medical Director for the Physician Assistant Program
Carolyn Knox, M.S., PA-C, Assistant Professor, Clinical Coordinator
 
Jennifer Sample, MPAS, PA-C
Program Faculty, Admissions Coordinator
Dale Turley, MSHS, PA-C
Assistant Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor
Angela Parente, MPAS, PA-C
Clinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor


   
Steven Hunter, MPA, MPAS, PA-C
Research and Outcomes Coordinator, Assistant Professor, Program Faculty
Kelly Florentine
Program Assistant
Marlene O'Brien
Program Assistant