Dean's Office Staff



Email & Phone

Amy Armstrong
Executive Coordinator

To reach Dr. Matthew Ewend (President, UNC Physicians and Chief Value Officer) and Dr. Tippu Khan (Executive Advisor to the President of Physicians)


Tiffani Cain
Senior Executive Assistant

To reach Dr. Julie Byerley (Executive Vice Dean) and Dr. Paul Godley (Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion)


Kelly Doss
Executive Coordinator

To reach Mr. John Lewis (Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for UNC Health Care), Mr. John Meyer (Manager of Health Care Finance), and Ms. Lisa Schiller (Communications and Marketing Officer)


Kyra Driscoll-Eagan
Administrative Associate (temp)

Reception, database management, conference room and state car reservation, listserv maintenance, office supplies, DO webpage administration


Cheryl P. Jarmon
Constituent Services Advocate

Constituent Relations for the Office of the Dean/CEO, administrative support to Dean Emeritus Jeffrey Houpt, MD and the Program in Leadership Development, and administrative support to Dean Emeritus Stuart Bondurant, MD

Martha O. Modlin
Associate Director of Business Operations

For general questions regarding SOM administrative practices; manage administration operational efficiency and process improvement efforts.

Michelle Paslay-Rodriguez
Executive Assistant (temp)

To reach Dr. Joanne Jordan (Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs and Leadership Development); Dr. Cam Enarson (Vice Dean, Strategic Initiatives); Dr. Amelia Drake (Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs)

Beverly Ross
Executive Coordinator

To reach Dr. A. Wesley Burks (Dean, UNC School of Medicine; Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs; and CEO, UNC Health Care System) and Ms. Katie Eimers (Associate Dean for Administration)

Jamie Smith
Manager, Office of Dean and CEO

To reach Mr. Andy Willis (Chief of Staff), UNC Health Care Board of Directors, and Health Care Special Events

Crystal Walker
Project Coordinator

To reach Dr. B. Anthony Lindsey (Chief Medical Officer, UNC Health Care and Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs); Ms. Lanier Hodgson (Vice President, State and Federal Affairs, UNC Health care); and clinical and basic science chair searches.

Leeanne Walker
Operations Liaison

Vendor relations, SOM policy compliance, allegations of research misconduct, strategic planning

Lauren Westervelt
Assistant Director

Faculty leadership development; wellness initiatives; academic programs; diversity and inclusion programs; inter-institutional initiatives; data management and reporting; administrative reviews; appointments, promotions, and tenure; faculty orientation