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

Damon Coyle
Simulation Innovation Specialist

Alison Gorman, BSE
Simulated Participant Training and Development Coordinator

Bobby Horn, EMT-P
Outreach Education Coordinator

Marie Knoop
Simulation Lab Coordinator

Jane Mandel, BA
Learning Space Coordinator

Sheila Marushak, M. Ed.
Simulation Education Specialist - SP Program Manager

Chuck McBee, BS
Simulation Technician

Kristi Perry
Simulated Participant Coordinator

Marty Runyan, BSN, RN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Jason Snyder, BA
Simulation Operations Manager

Sarah Squires-Weber, MBA
Business Support Specialist

Shauna Tuggle, RN, MSN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Jack Wells, MD, CHSE
Medical Director