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


Cory Miner, Interim Division Dean
Jen Tavernier, Associate Dean, Director of Nursing
Tammy Burbee, Project Coordinator
Kathy Calise, Project Coordinator
Cynthia Dietz, Administrative & Technology Specialist
Marleena Pearson, Project Specialist 2
Anna Scott, Project Coordinator 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 Clinic:

Nadine Batya, Dental Department Coordinator  
Melanie Davis, Dental Admin support, Administrative Support Specialist  

Dental Assisting:

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

Dental Hygiene:

Michelle Cummins, Coordinator; Office: 19/263C; (541) 463-5616

EMT & Paramedic:

Kris Siewert, Interim Coordinator; Office 30/234; (541) 463-5183

Fitness and Lifestyle Specialist

Wendy Simmons, Program Faculty Lead, Office 30/130, (541) 463-5551

Health Information Management:

Rick Riordan, Coordinator;

Medical Assisting:

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


Jen Tavernier, Coordinator, Office 30/110; (541) 463-5753

Nutrition Education

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

Physical Therapist Assistant:

Christina Howard, Coordinator; Office 30/124; (541) 463-5764