Clinical Skills and Simulation Center Staff


Jacqueline Jordan Spiegel Jacqueline Jordan Spiegel, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Jin Rinehart Jim Rinehart, M.P.A., B.S., EMT-P, CHSE
Assistant Director
ACLS/BLS Program Administrator
Kathy Runte Kathy Runte
Standardized Patient Program Manager
Jodi Strava Jodi Strava
Standardized Patient Coordinator 
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Kristine Fink Kristine Fink
Clinical Skills Coordinator
Jodi Strava Ivy McDonald
Simulation Equipment/Inventory Coordinator
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Melva Ayers Melva Ayers
Sr. Administrative Assistant (SP Program)

Stephanie Panza

Stephanie Panza
Administrative Assistant 
Scott Williams Scott Williams 
Simulation Technology Specialist 

Richard Parson

Richard Parson
Simulation Technology Specialist (Vet)

Advisory Committee

The purpose of the committee is to identify policies and procedures which will facilitate fair and effective distribution of Center resources as well as strategically plan for future expansion and opportunities. The committee is comprised of a representative appointed from each college and/or program. The committee is chaired by the Center Director.

Jacqueline Jordan Spiegel, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Committee Chair
Clinical Skills and Simulation Center
Tom O'Hare, D.O. Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Howard Shulman, D.O. Osteopathic Postdoctoral Training Institution
Gilda Ferguson, D.D.S., Ph.D. College of Dental Medicine - Arizona
Joshua Baker, M.S., O.D. Arizona College of Optometry
Stephanie Counts, Pharm.D. College of Pharmacy - Glendale
Denise Freeman, D.P.M. Podiatric Medicine - CHS
Carla Thompson, MSPAS, PA-C Physician Assistant Studies - CHS
Rodney L. Fisher, CRNA, M.S. Nurse Anesthesia - CHS
Brenda Taubman, M.A., OTR/L Occupational Therapy - CHS
Harry Hoerr, C.P. Cardiovascular Science - CHS
Debra Bierwas, PT, D.PT, DHSc Physical Therapy - CHS
Ruchi Bhargava, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology - CHS
Coretta Patterson, D.V.M., DACVIM College of Veterinary Medicine
Kathy Runte Standardized Patient Program Manager
Scott Williams Simulation Technology Specialist