Barbara joined the Physician Assistant Program – Jacksonville, in January 2014 in a temporary Administrative Assistant position, and was promoted to Administrative Coordinator I for the Academic team in April. She is responsible for a wide range of activities surrounding the overall support of the academic functions of the PA Department in Jacksonville, FL. Some of these duties include maintaining student records and didactic course information, proctoring of exams, coordinating program events, and overseeing department files/databases for accreditation guidelines.
Barbara has 15 years’ experience as an Administrative Assistant in a corporate environment in Jacksonville, and is always looking for a better way to accomplish the tasks at hand. Prior to her Admin experience, she did custom picture framing for 13 years.
Jacksonville has been home to Barbara since 1973. At that time she moved from her home town of Pittsburgh, PA, where she worked as a chemistry lab technician for two research companies. Barbara is excited to become a full time addition to the PA Program at Nova Southeastern University.