Faculty and Staff

Contact Health Professions

Mailing Address:

Lane Community College
Health Professions
4000 East 30th Ave.
Eugene, OR 97405

Division Office:
Location - 
Building 30, Lower Level, West Hallway
Division Office Phone: (541) 463-5617
Fax: (541) 463-4151
Email: Health Professions Office

Dental Clinic Phone: (541) 463-5206

Listed below are major contact personnel for each department area, with email links provided. Due to the large number of faculty and staff in this department a comprehensive list is unmanageable. Please contact the Program Coordinator or Administrative staff as needed.

Faculty and Staff


Grant Matthews, Division Dean
Maggie Kruit, Associate Dean, Director of Nursing
Nadine Batya, Dental Department Coordinator
Tammy Burbee, Project Coordinator
Melanie Davis, Administrative Support Specialist
Cynthia Dietz, Administrative & Technology Specialist
Marleena Pearson, Project Specialist 2
Kathy Torvik, Project Specialist 1

Advising and Counseling:

Counseling and Advising for Health Professions Students.
Services are available to assist you with term planning and meeting program and application requirements.

Dental Assisting (Dental Assisting Faculty):

Leslie Greer, Coordinator; Office: 30/226; (541) 463-5616

Dental Hygiene (Dental Hygiene Faculty):

Sharon Hagan, Coordinator; Office: 19/263C; (541) 463-5616

EMT & Paramedic:

Cory Miner, Coordinator; office 30/234; (541) 463-5183

Health Information Management:

Shelley Williams, Coordinator; office 30/209; (541) 463-5182

Medical Assisting:

Marty Pittman, Coordinator; office 18/105; (541) 463-3177


Maggie Kruit, Coordinator, office 30/110; (541) 463-5753

(Nursing Faculty):

Nutrition Education (Nutrition Education Faculty):

Tamberly Powell, Coordinator; office 18/105; (541) 463-5533

Physical Therapist Assistant:

Christina Howard, Coordinator; office 30/110; (541) 463-5764

Other Health Professions Faculty:

Kelly Collins, JD, BS, ADN
Office: Building 30 Room 131
Phone: (541) 463-3231
Email: collinsk@lanecc.edu

Norma Driscoll,
Office: Building 30 Room 208
Phone: (541) 463-3276
Email: driscolln@lanecc.edu

Steve Knight, AAS
Office: Building 18 Room 105
Phone: (541) 463-3298
Email: knights@lanecc.edu

Cindy Manning, MA, BS
Office: Building 30, Room 131
Phone: (541) 463-5621
Email: manningc@lanecc.edu

Debbie Smith, CPC, CPC-P, CPMA, MCS-P
Office: Building 30, Room 131
Phone: (541) 463-5617
Email: smithdk@lanecc.edu