Meet the Staff Team

Office of Faculty Affairs Personnel

 

Shannon Ontiveros

Shannon Ontiveros

Director, Office of Faculty Affairs

Director, Faculty Training and Compliance Programs
(615) 322-8384

Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Administrative oversight of the Office of Faculty Affairs

  -  Conflict of interest and commitment for faculty

  -  Compliance training for faculty

 

Debbie Emory-Utzig

Debbie Emory-Utzig

Senior Administrative Assistant, Emeritus Office
(615) 936-0718

Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Administrative support for the SOM Emeritus Office

 

 

 

Joey Ingram

Jo Ellen Ingram

Senior Program Manager, Systems and Educational Technology
(615) 322-2165

Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Liaison with VUMC IT on OFA software solutions

  -  Provide training to faculty and staff on OFA technology resources

  -  Compliance training for SOM Faculty

  -  Facilitate educational sessions for administrators (e.g., roundtables, Ad hoc training meeting, OFA 101)

 

Yvonne Parrish

 Yvonne Parrish

 Senior Administrative Assistant

 (615) 322-2165

 

 

 

 

 

Lindsey Patrick-Wright

 Lindsey Patrick-Wright

 Senior Program Manager, Faculty Appointments & Promotions
(615) 322-4045

 Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Administer process for all SOM faculty actions

  -  Process and support faculty review committees

  -  Process retired and Emeritus/Emerita faculty

  -  Provide informational support for department administrators regarding faculty actions 

 

Diane Sussman

 Diane Sussman

 Senior Program Manager, Faculty Committees and Resources
 (615) 322-5940

 Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Department chair and senior leader searches

  -  Endowed Chair nominations

  -  Process and support for faculty review committees

  -  FMLA and faculty leaves

 

 

Lisa Tarr

 Lisa Tarr

 Senior Program Manager, Faculty Development
 (615) 875-3488

 Areas of Responsibility:

  -  Faculty development programming

  -  New faculty onboarding