Charlotte AHEC Staff Directory

Click on your department of interest below to see a listing of the staff within that team.

Administration

Michael Ruhlen, MD, MHCM, FAAP, FACHE
Director, Charlotte AHEC
Vice President, Division of Medical Education, Carolinas HealthCare System
704.512.6505 phone
Michael.Ruhlen@carolinashealthcare.org
Joann L. Spaleta, FACHE, MBA, MHA
Assistant Vice President, Charlotte AHEC
704.512.6502 phone
704.446.2573 fax
Joann.Spaleta@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Behavioral Health, Allied & Public Health Education

Visit the Behavioral Health, Allied Health Education, or Public Health Education pages for more information.

Kelly Blasky, MPH
Director, Behavioral Health, Allied & Public Health Education
704.512.6529 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Kelly.Blasky@carolinashealthcare.org
Chanyne Cupil, BS
Education Specialist, Allied & Public Health Education
704.512.6710 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Chanyne.Cupil@carolinashealthcare.org
Jorge Rudko, BTech, CI
Education Specialist, Allied & Public Health Education
704.512.6576 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Jorge.Rudko@carolinashealthcare.org
Gabriela Staley, MEd
Education Specialist, Behavioral Health Education
704.512.6596 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Gabriela.Staley@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Visit the Continuing Medical Education (CME) page for more information.

Christie Carpenter, MS
Director, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.7542 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Christie.Carpenter@carolinashealthcare.org
Rachel Clampitt, BS
Project Coordinator, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.6578 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Rachel.Clampitt@carolinashealthcare.org
Kiley Hendrickson, BS
Project Coordinator, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.6577 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Kiley.Hendrickson@carolinashealthcare.org
Carrie Jackman-Hoyle, MHA
Education Specialist, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.3720 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Carrie.JackmanHoyle@carolinashealthcare.org
Margo Ross, BS
Project Coordinator, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.6056 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Margaret.Ross@carolinashealthcare.org
Tamara Tillman, BS
Education Specialist, Continuing Medical Education (CME)
704.512.6534 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Tamara.Tillman@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Finance & Grant Administration

Aaron Sexton, BSBM
Manager Financial Services, Finance & Grant Administration
704.512.6080 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Aaron.Sexton@carolinashealthcare.org
Arielle Lewis
Secretary, Finance & Registration
704.512.6523 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Arielle.Lewis@carolinashealthcare.org
Amanda Rogers, BA
Project Coordinator, Finance & Registration
704.512.6038 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Amanda.Rogers@carolinashealthcare.org

Visit the Leadership Education, Care Management Education or Dental Education pages for more information.

Maria Velez, MFA, CHCP
Director, Leadership, Care Management, Dental Education, Marketing & Technology
704.512.6584 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Maria.Velez@carolinashealthcare.org
Jessica Dietrich, BS
Education Specialist, Leadership, Care Management, & Dental Education
704.512.6519 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Jessica.Dietrich@carolinashealthcare.org
Susan Walker
Project Coordinator, Leadership, Care Management, & Dental Education
704.512.6516 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Susan.Walker@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Library

Visit the AHEC Library pages for more information.

David Hainline, MA, MS, RHIA, CSSGB
Director, Education Technology and Innovation
704.512.6671 phone
704.512.6568 fax
David.Hainline@carolinashealthcare.org
Alan Williams, MS-LS
Assistant Director, AHEC Library
704.355.5302 phone
704.355.7138 fax
Alan.Williams@carolinashealthcare.org
Caroline Axthlem, MSLIS
Medical Librarian, AHEC Library
704.355.5227 phone
704.355.7138 fax
Caroline.Axthelm@carolinashealthcare.org
Bethel Knapp
Project Coordinator, AHEC Library
704.512.6517 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Bethel.Knapp@carolinashealthcare.org
Laura Leach, MLIS
Medical Librarian, AHEC Library
704.355.3875 phone
704.355.7138 fax
Laura.Leach@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Marketing & ORPCE

Maria Velez, MFA, CHCP
Director, Leadership, Care Management, Dental Education, Marketing & Technology
704.512.6584 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Maria.Velez@carolinashealthcare.org
Katie Curran, BAS
Assistant Director, Marketing & ORPCE
704.512.6541 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Katie.Curran@carolinashealthcare.org
Angela Howell, AS
Medical Media Specialist
704.512.6538 phone
704.512.6560 fax
Angela.Howell@carolinashealthcare.org
Renee Leonard, BA
Project Manager, ORPCE
704.512.6630 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Renee.Leonard@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Medical Media

Visit the AHEC Medical Media pages for more information.

Fred Jones, BA
Director, Medical Media
704.512.7766 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Frederick.Jones@carolinashealthcare.org
Yonathan Ayalew, BA
Medical Media Specialist, Medical Media
704.512.6617 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Yonathan.Ayalew@carolinashealthcare.org
Emily Barnes, BA
Medical Media Specialist, Photography
704.512.7769 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Emily.Barnes1@carolinashealthcare.org
Andrew Cundiff, BA
Medical Media Specialist, Medical Media
704.355.5667 phone (CMC Auditorium)
704.512.6513 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Andrew.Cundiff@carolinashealthcare.org
Alexander Orantes, BS
Medical Media Specialist, Medical Media
704.355.5667 phone (CMC Auditorium)
704.512.6004 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Alexander.Orantes@carolinashealthcare.org
David Passine
Medical Media Specialist, Medical Media
704.355.5667 phone (CMC Auditorium)
704.512.7768 phone
704.512.6568 fax
David.Passine@carolinashealthcare.org
Christopher Tatta, BA
Medical Media Specialist, Medical Media
704.512.7764 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Christopher.Tatta@carolinashealthcare.org
Katie Williams, MS
Medical Media Specialist, Photography
704.512.6582 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Katie.Williams@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Nursing Education, Health Careers & Quality

Visit the Nursing, Health Careers or Diversity pages for more information.

May Cheung, MSN, RN-BC
Director, AHEC Nursing Education, Health Careers & Quality
704.512.6531 phone
704.512.6568 fax
May.Cheung@carolinashealthcare.org
Michelle Boyd, MS, CSSGB
Assistant Director, AHEC Health Careers
704.512.6530 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Michelle.Boyd@carolinashealthcare.org
Paulina Crass, BA
Education Specialist, AHEC Quality Education
704.512.7592 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Paulina.Crass@carolinashealthcare.org
Kathryn Fitzpatrick, MSN, APRN, RN
Nurse Education Specialist, RN Refresher
RN Refresher Program
704.512.6579 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Kathryn.Fitzpatrick@carolinashealthcare.org
Rachel Ford, BS, CHES
Project Coordinator, AHEC Nursing
704.512.6038 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Rachel.Ford@carolinashealthcare.org
Laura Magennis, MSN, RNC-OB, CNS
Nurse Education Specialist, AHEC Nursing
704.512.6204 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Laura.Magennis@carolinashealthcare.org
Sophia Moore-Dennis
Project Coordinator, AHEC Health Careers
704.512.6537 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Sophia.Moore-Dennis@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Pharmacy Education

Visit the Pharmacy Education page for more information.

Josh Guffey, PharmD
Associate Director, Pharmacy Education
704.355.9624 phone
704.512.6527 phone
704.355.7138 fax
William.Guffey@carolinashealthcare.org
Sarah Ashcraft, BA
Education Specialist, Pharmacy Education
704.355.3873 phone
704.512.6535 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Sarah.Ashcraft@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Practice Support

Visit the Practice Support page for more information.

Erin Cloutier, RN, BSN, CPHQ
Director, Practice Support
704.512.6052 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Erin.Cloutier@carolinashealthcare.org
Laura Conner, MSED, BSMT
Education Specialist, Practice Support
704.512.6580 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Laura.Conner@carolinashealthcare.org
Sigrid Smith, BA, CSSGB, PCMH CCE
Education Specialist, Practice Support
704.512.6619 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Sigrid.Smith@carolinashealthcare.org
Cathy Webb, BSN, RN, PCMH CEC
Nurse Education Specialist, Practice Support
704.512.6081 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Cathy.Webb@carolinashealthcare.org

AHEC Technology

Maria Velez, MFA, CHCP
Director, Leadership, Care Management, Dental Education, Marketing & Technology
704.512.6584 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Maria.Velez@carolinashealthcare.org
John Lowder, BS
Assistant Director, Technology
704.512.7765 phone
704.512.6568 fax
John.Lowder@carolinashealthcare.org
Melanie Caughron, BA
Medical Media Specialist, Technology
704.512.6573 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Melanie.Caughron@carolinashealthcare.org
Tuan Nguyen, MS
Education Specialist, Techolnogy
704.512.6059 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Tuan.Nguyen@carolinashealthcare.org
Nick Vukovich, BS
Education Specialist, Technology
704.512.6508 phone
704.512.6568 fax
Nick.Vukovich@carolinashealthcare.org
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