Meet Our President
Renee Coffman, BS Pharm, PharmD
President and Co-Founder
Dr. Renee Coffman is president and co-founder of the Nevada College of Pharmacy, now Roseman University of Health Sciences. She previously served as the University’s Executive Vice President for Quality Assurance and Intercampus Consistency and the Dean of its College of Pharmacy. Prior to establishing Roseman University, Dr. Coffman became a founding member of the faculty at Western University of Health Sciences, where she also held the position of Facilitative Officer for Student Services. While at Western, Dr. Coffman and four colleagues received Honorable Mention for the AACP Innovations in Teaching Awards.
Dr. Coffman is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, American Pharmaceutical Association, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, The American Society of Health System Pharmacists and the International Federation of Pharmacy, as well as Phi Kappa Phi and Rho Chi Honor Societies and the Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society.
Dr. Coffman has worked to support pharmacy, education and improved healthcare through her work with the Southern Nevada Medical Industry Coalition, iDO (Improving Diabetes and Obesity in Southern Nevada), the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy Medication Error Discussion Group and the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy Committee on Standards for Approval of Pharmacy Technician Training Programs. Additionally, Dr. Coffman was instrumental in successful legislative efforts permitting pharmacists to perform finger-stick blood glucose testing.
In recognition of her community service in Southern Nevada, in 2008 she received the “Who’s Who in Healthcare” Award and the “Women of Distinction” Award, both sponsored by Greenspun Media Group. In 2012, she was named a “Distinguished Alumnus” by Ohio Northern University and in 2016 she was named one Nevada Business Magazine’s “Women to Watch.” She was named one of “Southern Nevada’s Women to Watch” by Greenspun Media Group in 2017.
Dr. Coffman serves on the Board of Directors for the Henderson Chamber of Commerce and Las Vegas HEALS, a nonprofit, membership-based association whose mission is to foster strategic alliances in the healthcare community, collaborating on workforce issues, and being a proactive force for legislative initiatives to improve access and the delivery of quality healthcare.
A licensed pharmacist in the state of Nevada, Dr. Coffman earned a Pharmacy degree from Ohio Northern University in 1987 and following graduation worked as a pharmacist in her hometown of Bucyrus, Ohio and in Piqua, Ohio. In 1995, Dr. Coffman earned a doctoral degree in Industrial and Physical Pharmacy from Purdue University, where she received the Kienle Award for Excellence in Teaching, the Jenkins-Knevel Award for Outstanding Graduate Research and was awarded an AAPE-AFPE Association Fellowship in Pharmaceutical Sciences.
University and Academic Leadership
Hightower Las Vegas
Michele Belsey, R. PH.
VP, Campus Recruitment
David J. Dunn, CIMA, CPWA
President, Kingsbridge Wealth Management, Inc.
Jason Glick, Pharm.D.
Director of Pharmacy, St. Rose Dominican Hospital
Mark J. Howard
Sunrise Mountainview Hospital
President & CEO
Cure 4 The Kids Foundation
Walgreens Healthcare Supervisor Las Vegas
John H. Rich
Health Care/Development Consultant
President & CEO
RDS Enterprises, LLC
David L. Steinberg, M.D.
Robert H. Talley, D.D.S.
Executive Director (Retired)
Nevada Dental Association
Carlene M. Walker
Former Utah State Senator
Harry Rosenberg, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Co-Founder and President Emeritus
Jeff Foreman, R.Ph.
Comprehensive Pharmacy Services
Christine A. Petersen, M.D., MBA
Armin Quedzuweit, R.Ph.
Brigham Young University
Mark A. Hutchinson
Partner – Law Firm of Hutchinson & Steffen
Doug Dawes, CPA, Vice President for Business and Finance
Michael DeYoung, PhD – Vice President for Student Services
Laura Jarrett, BA, MS – Vice President for Technology Services
Charles F. Lacy, PharmD, FCSHP – Vice President for Executive Affairs
Vanessa Maniago, BA – Vice President for Strategic Implementation and Engagement
Thomas Metzger, PhD – Vice President for Quality Assurance and Intercampus Consistency and Interim Vice President for Philanthropy & Alumni Relations
Eucharia Nnadi, JD, PhD – Chancellor, Henderson, Nevada
Jason Roth, MBA – Vice President for Communications and Partnerships
Terrell Sparks, MBA – Vice President for Operations
Jeffery N. Talbot, PhD – Vice President for Research
Jeremy Wells, JD – Chancellor, South Jordan Utah
Saralyn B. Wilkins, MPS, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Vice President for Human Resources
Kendra Angell, MBA – Director of Philanthropy – South Jordan
Jeremy Brenton – Director of IT Infrastructure
David Colucci, Director of Facilities – Nevada
Tiffany Garrett, MSIS – Director of Library Services
Jason Gibson – User Services Director
Clint Glauser – Director of Facilities – Utah
Cameron Haymond – Director of Academic Technologies
Sally Mickelson, BA – Director of Financial Aid
Mayra Segura, AA, BS – Registrar
Rachael Thomas, MBA – Director of Marketing
Lynn Wexler – Director of Philanthropy – College of Medicine
College of Medicine
Pedro “Joe” Greer, Jr, MD – Dean
Cheryl Brewster, EdD – Senior Executive Dean, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Luther Brewster, PhD – Senior Executive Dean, Community Health Innovation
Kristina Connolly, MS– Senior Executive Dean, Finance & Operations
Karin Fendl Esposito, MD, PhD – Senior Executive Dean, Academic and Student Affairs
Marin Gillis, PhD – Senior Executive Dean, Faculty Affairs and Learning Innovation
Victoria VanMeetren – Special Advisor to the Dean
College of Dental Medicine
Frank W. Licari, DDS, MPH, MBA, Dean
William B. Carroll, DDS, ABGD, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Val Joseph Cheever, DDS, MS, Assistant Dean for Clinical Research
Geralyn Crain, DDS, PhD, Assistant Dean, Innovative Faculty Development & Interprofessional Collaboration
D. William Harman, PhD, MA, MA, Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
Man Hung, PHD, MED, MSTAT, MSIS, MBA, Associate Dean for Research
James Hupp, DDS, MS, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs & Patient Care
Kris Munk, DDS, MS, Associate Dean of Graduate Education
Duane Winden, AAS, BS, MS, MSN/ed, PhD, Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
Glen Roberson, DMD, AEODO Program Director,
David Anderson, DDS, MD, Director of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Robert K. Alder, DDS, Director of Quality Assurance
Weston Boyack, BA, MBA – Director of Finance and Administration
Clark Dana, DDS, MA, PhD, Director, Student Assessment
Vicki Drent, BS, Director of Clinical Operations & Continuing Education
Aaron Ferguson, DMD, CPH, Director, Institutional Outcomes
Rachana Hedge, BDS, MS, Director of Implant Dentistry
Paul Hoeft, DDS, MS, AEGD Program Director
Brandon Searles, BS, BA, Director of Practice Management
Burke W. Soffe, DMD, Director, Curriculum
Duane Winden, AAS, BS, MS, MSN/ed, Director of Biomedical Education
College of Pharmacy
Larry Fannin, BS Pharm, PharmD – Dean
Catherine Oswald, BS, PharmD, BCGP – AssociateDean for Academic Affairs
Dustin Christensen-Grant, PharmD, BCPS – Assistant Dean for Admissions
David Rawlins, BS, MS, PhD – Assistant Dean for Research
Evan Williams, PharmD – Director of Accreditation
Angela Chu, PharmD, BCPS – Director of Interprofessional Education, SJ
Michelle Hon, BA, MA, PharmD – Director of Experiential Education (APPE), HD
Erin Johanson, BS, Med, EdD – Director of Experiential Education (APPE), SJ
Ken Kunke, PharmD – Director of Experiential Education (IPPE), HD
Phillip Lawrence, PharmD – Director of Experiential Education (IPPE), SJ
Susan Nguyen, BS, PharmD – Director of Interprofessional Education, HD
Lisa Stone, BS, CPhT – Assistant Director of Admissions and Student Affairs
College of Nursing
Brian Oxhorn, MSN, PhD, RN – Dean
Erik Dillon, BA, MA – Director of Admissions and Enrollment
Delos Jones, MSN, DNP, RN – Interim Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs
Shanda Clark, MSN-ED, PhD, RN, Interim Assistant Dean, Curriculum and Assessment
Courtney Gormus, MSN, RN-Director of Simulation and Skills Laboratory, South Jordan Utah
Lisa Harper, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN, CNE – Campus Dean, South Jordan, UT
Arlene Holland, AS, BSN, MSN – Director of Clinical Resources, South Jordan, UT
Barbara Tanner, MSN, DNP, RN – Director of Simulation and Skills Laboratory, Henderson, Nevada