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

Alison Gorman, BSE
Simulation Education Specialist - SP Program Manager

Sarah Squires-Weber, MBA
Business Administration Manager II

Marty Runyan, BSN, RN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Shauna Tuggle, RN, MSN
Simulation Education Specialist - Clinical

Damon Coyle
Simulation Innovation Specialist

Beth Plaster
Simulation Coordinator

Kristi Perry
Simulated Participant Coordinator

Nancy Pagett
SP Training and Development Coordinator

Rachel Keeler, BS, RRT
Learning Space/AHA Coordinator

Megan Crane, BBM, LPN
Simulation Operations/Outreach Coordinator

Susan Wampler, BS, MS
GTA Coordinator

Jeremy Tuggle, EMT-P
Simulation Technician

Tammi Johnson, CST
Simulation Technician

Eric Mills, NRP
AHA Faculty Instructor