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Portrait of Margaret Barth

Margaret Barth

Professor and Chair
828-262-2661 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
548C Leon Levine Hall

Dr. Margaret Barth is Professor and Chair of Nutrition and Health Care Management at Appalachian State University. Dr. Barth received her B.S. in Nutrition and Medical Dietetics from The University of Illinois at...

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Dr Sandi Lane

Sandi Lane

Associate Professor and Masters of Health Administration Program Director
828-262-7482 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
540Y Leon Levine Hall

Dr. Lane is an Associate Professor of Health Care Management at Appalachian State University, a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), and a licensed nursing home administrator. Dr....

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Elizabeth McGrady

Elizabeth McGrady

Associate Professor
828-262-7341 (phone)
540T Leon Levine Hall

Elizabeth McGrady, PhD, FACHE is an Associate Professor in the Healthcare Management program in the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. She was previously an assistant...

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Susan Roggenkamp

Susan Roggenkamp

Associate Professor
828-262-7873 (phone)
540Q Leon Levine Hall

Positions: Associate Professor. Education: PhD, Health Services Organization and Research, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, MHA, Health Administration, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth...

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Thomas Ross

Associate Professor
828-262-7479 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
540P Leon Levine Hall

Dr. Ross currently teaches courses in Health Care Financial Management and has previously taught classes in Statistics and Research, Quality Management, Strategic Planning and Management, Operations Management, and...

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Dr Manan Roy

Manan Roy

Assistant Professor
828-262-8641 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
540S Leon Levine Hall

Dr. Roy is an Assistant Professor in Health Care Management at Appalachian State University. She has taught economics at the undergraduate level and published several research articles. In 2016, Dr. Roy completed her...

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Jim Sokell

Visiting Assistant Professor
828-262-7117 (phone)
540V Leon Levine Hall

James Sokell is a visiting assistant professor in the department of Nutrition and Health Care Management in the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. He was an instructor at various...

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Trent Spaulding

Trent Spaulding

Associate Professor of HCM, Bachelors of Health Care Management Director
828-262-8993 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
540U Leon Levine Hall

Dr. Spaulding is an Associate Professor in the department of Nutrition and Healthcare Management in the College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. Dr. Spaulding completed his PhD in...

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Lynn Van Ess

Lynn Van Ess

Administrative Support Specialist
828-262-8619 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
548D Leon Levine Hall

Ms. Lynn Van Ess joined the Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management in 2012. Prior to coming to Appalachian State, Ms. Van Ess lived in North Jersey and worked as a music educator, a business co-owner, and...

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David Williams

David Williams

Professor of Healthcare Management
828-262-7335 (phone)
540X Leon Levine Hall

Education: B.A. English Literature, Wofford College, Master of Business Administration, Georgia State University, Master of Health Administration, Georgia State University, Ph.D. Administration—Health Services,...

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