The Shelden Clinical Simulation Center partners and staff are dedicated to the continuous improvement of people and processes and the transformation of health care education through research, hard work, lifelong learning, and clinical and academic excellence.



Dena Higbee, EdS, MS, CHSE
Executive Director of Simulation

Jack Wells, MD, CHSE
Medical Director

Jason Snyder, BA
Associate Director of Simulation

Sarah Squires-Weber, MBA
Business Administration Manager II

Marty Runyan, BSN, RN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Shauna Tuggle, RN, MSN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Kelsie Owens, BSN, RN, CV-BC
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Damon Coyle
Simulation Innovation Specialist

Beth Plaster
Simulation Coordinator

Nancy Pagett
SP Training and Development Coordinator

Sarah Jost, BFA
SP Coordinator

Rachel Keeler, BS, RRT
Learning Space/AHA TC Coordinator

Susan Wampler, BS, MS
GTA Coordinator

Jeremy Tuggle, EMT-P
Outreach Education Coordinator

Kyle Bauche
Simulation Technician

Erik Spain, BS
Simulation Technician

Eric Mills, NRP
AHA Faculty Instructor