Meet Our Staff

The University Health Center has over 100 college health and wellness professionals dedicated to helping the University of Maryland Community.

Staff Listing

Administration

Elizabeth Zapata, BS
Human Resources and Business Coordinator

Fatima B. Taylor, LCSW-C
Assistant Director, Advocacy
CARE to Stop Violence

Heather Teitelbaum, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Clinical Director

John Randrian
Business and Finance
Assistant Director

Julia Matute, MPH
Assistant Director
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Marilyn McDonald
Administrative Assistant

Marta Hopkinson, MD
Psychiatrist/Assistant Director
Behavioral Health

Stephanie Webster-Sesay, MS, ASCP
Operations
Assistant Director

David McBride, MD
Physician
Director

Julia Strange, MSW
Assistant Director, Prevention
CARE to Stop Violence

Behavioral Health/Substance Use Intervention and Treatment Services

Allison Malcolm, MD
Psychiatrist
Behavioral Health

Binali Mehta, MD
Psychiatrist
Behavioral Health

Cheryl Rothenberg, LCSW-C
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Cybele Hirschhorn,LGSW
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Diane Stabler, MD
Psychiatrist
Behavioral Health

Doug Boykins
Drug Testing Coordinator
Substance Use Intervention and Treatment

Jennifer Stephenson
Administrative Assistant
Behavioral Health

Jennifer Leib, LCSW-C
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Jennifer Sherman, LCSW-C
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Jeri Boliek, LCSW-C
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Julie Simon, LGPC
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Kim Bright, MD
Psychiatrist
Behavioral Health

Kit Johnson
Program Administrative Specialist
Behavioral Health

Laura Place, LCSW-C
Coordinator
Substance Use Intervention and Treatment

Marta Hopkinson, MD
Psychiatrist/Assistant Director
Behavioral Health

Nicole (Silverberg) Sandell, LCPC
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Noorie Patel, LGSW
Therapist
Behavioral Health

Pamela Barreto Almandrez, LCPC
Assistant Coordinator
Substance Use Intervention and Treatment

Varsha Vaidya, MD
Psychiatrist
Behavioral Health

CARE to Stop Violence

Alicia Ray, BS
Assistant Coordinator
CARE to Stop Violence

Carly Cottone, MSW
Outreach Liaison
CARE to Stop Violence

Cecilia Brickerd, LCSW-C
Therapist
CARE to Stop Violence

Christina Jay, LCPC
Lead Advocate
CARE to Stop Violence

Emily Biery, BS
CARE to Stop Violence

Fatima B. Taylor, LCSW-C
Assistant Director, Advocacy
CARE to Stop Violence

Katie O'Mailey, MSW, LMSW
Therapist and Advocate
CARE to Stop Violence

Rajan Parikh, BS
Assistant Coordinator
CARE to Stop Violence

Julia Strange, MSW
Assistant Director, Prevention
CARE to Stop Violence

Clinical Services

Al-Nisaa Ahmad
Clinic Coordinator

Anu Abraham, RN
Registered Nurse
Walk-In

Carol Vilas, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Walk-In

Carrie Jacobs, MS, RN, CNL
Registered Nurse
Primary Care 2

Celina Sargusingh
Clinic Coordinator
Walk-In

Charon Wallace, RN
Registered Nurse
Allergy and Immunizations Clinic/Primary Care 2

Danielle Lewis-Bell
Administrative Assistant

Deborah Robinson
Clinical Coordinator
Primary Care 2

Chelsea Cosby, MD
Physician
Primary Care

Theresa McLaughlin, MD
Physician
Primary Care/Walk-In

George Thomas, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Primary Care

Heather Teitelbaum, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Clinical Director

Jessica Perez, MMS, MBA, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Primary Care 1/Walk-In

Joy Howard, MD
Physician
Walk-In

Juliana Aruna, MD
Physician
Primary Care 1

Kimberly Pfister, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Primary Care 2

Marcus Diggs
Clinical Coordinator

Mary Czan, RN
Registered Nurse
Walk-In

Rita Devens, RN
Nursing Supervisor
Primary Care/Walk-In

Sabina Trejo
Clinical Coordinator

Sheila Dickerson
Clinical Coordinator
Primary Care 1

David McBride, MD
Physician
Director

Andrea Potter, RN
Registered Nurse

Faculty Staff Assistance Program

Joan Bellsey, LCSW-C, CAC
Assistant Coordinator
Faculty Staff Assistance Program

Tom Ruggieri, LCSW-C
Coordinator
Faculty Staff Assistance Program

Health Promotion & Wellness Services/Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Amy Thornton
Marketing Assistant
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Edie Anderson, BS, BA
Meditation/Tobacco Programs Coordinator
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Eileen Zagone, LMT
Massage Therapist
Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Jane Jakubczak, MPH, RDN, LDN
Registered Dietitian
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Jenna Beckwith, M.ED, NCC
Sexual Health Coordinator
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Julia Matute, MPH
Assistant Director
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Rita Elsner, LMT
Massage Therapist
Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Sarah Wilson, MSW, MPH, CHES
Mental Wellness and Stress Management Coordinator
Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Teal Beatty, MAc, LAc, CAC
Acupuncturist
Complementary and Alternative Medicine

House Keepers

Hezron Wilson
Housekeeper

Linden Wilson
Supervisor
Housekeeping

Mirna Cruz
Housekeeper

IT Unit

Don Kleppinger
Coordinator
Information Technology

James Wong
Cyber Security Coordinator
Information Technology

Laboratory/Pharmacy/X-Ray/Physical Therapy

Marie Powell-Daly, R.Ph
Pharmacist
Pharmacy Coordinator

Osman Turay, BA
Program Management Specialist
Laboratory

Robin Groom, R.Ph
Pharmacist
Pharmacy

Roxanne Kornegay
Pharmacy Technician
Pharmacy

Sonja Miller, RT
X-Ray Technician
Primary Care 1

Thieu Do, MS, MT (ASCP)
Medical Technologist
Laboratory

Arlene Hernandez, RPT
Physical Therapist
Physical Therapy

Occupational Health

Joanne Ritter, RN
Registered Nurse
Occupational Health

Rebekah Giannakos, NP
Nurse Practitioner
Occupational Health Supervisor

Patient Registration/Insurance/Billing

Ching San Buenaventura
Program Management Specialist
Patient Registration

Carly Friend-Gomez
Prog. Management Specialist

Devon Jackson
Program Management Specialist
Patient Registration

Jeff McDonald
Billing Manager
Billing

Jo Ann Rubenstahl
Program Administrative Specialist
Insurance

Keturah Brent-Collins
Accounting Associate
Billing

Nancy Heckman
Registration Manager
Patient Registration

Nicola Ladebush
Accounting Associate
Billing

Nicole Daly
Program Management Specialist
Patient Registration

Pamela Oliver-Cross
Program Management Specialist
Billing

Wanda Johnson
Insurance

Women's Health

Cristina Hamill, MD
Physician
Womens Health

Diane Orth, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner
Womens Health

Karen Lefler, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner
Womens Health

Linda LeGrand, RN
Nurse Supervisor
Womens Health

Penny Jacobs, CRNP
Nurse Practitioner
Womens Health

Rosemary Crowe
Clinical Coordinator

Shana Dukes
Administrative Assistant