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

Katie Hays, BFA
SP Coordinator

Bobby Horn, EMT-P
Outreach Education Coordinator

Marie Knoop
Simulation Lab Coordinator

Elaine Louder, BS
Simulation Education Specialist

Jane Mandel, BA
Learning Space Coordinator

Chuck McBee, BS
Simulation Technician

Beth Perkins, EMT-P
Simulation and Outreach Education Coordinator - Springfield Clinical Campus

Kristi Perry
Simulated Participant Coordinator

Marty Runyan, BSN, RN
Simulation Education Specialist

Jason Snyder, BA
Simulation Operations Manager

Sarah Squires-Weber, MBA
Business Support Specialist

Jack Wells, MD, CHSE
Medical Director