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Dean MayKao Hang delivers a speech outside the Summit Classroom Building

The people behind the College


Leadership at the Morrison Family College of Health

The Morrison Family College of Health leadership team comprises the dean, the associate dean, the executive assistant, leaders from the Department of Health and Exercise Science, the Graduate School of Professional Psychology, the School of Nursing and the School of Social Work, as well as staff leaders from development, finance and operations, marketing and student recruitment.

The leadership team works to advance the mission and vision of the College of Health by supporting students, faculty, staff and alumni from throughout the college.

Get to know our leadership

Meet the Deans

Our Deans have the heart and qualifications required to lead such an important part of our university.

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Dr. MayKao Y. Hang


Dr. Hang has a vision to educate health care providers and leaders to advance the physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being of individuals, families and communities, and to advocate for the systems change needed to eliminate health disparities.

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Dr. Erin Curran

Associate Dean

Dr. Erin Curran has been a dedicated academic for more than 15 years, with expertise in undergraduate education, academic assessment, accreditation, and curriculum development.

Meet Dr. Curran

Academic Leaders

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Dr. Christopher Vye

Chair, Graduate School of Professional Psychology

Meet Dr. Vye

Administrative Leaders

Tracy Bach

Director of Finance and Operations

Michelle Dingwall

Director of Development

Melanie Ferris

Director of Health Equity Program Development

Nate Gorr

Director of Student Recruitment

Jessica Nelson

Director of Student Success, Susan S. Morrison School of Nursing

Timothy Pate

Director of Marketing

Marwa Sayed

Executive Assistant

John and Sue Morrison standing together

Our Advisory Board

The Morrison Family College of Health advisory board comprises community members with the expertise, experience, resources and interest to provide advice and guidance to the College and to promote the College of Health to the greater community.