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Leadership Team

Judith Karshmer (Dean)

Karshmer’s focus is to expand the global footprint of the college through academic practice partnerships that promote the research agenda while embedding students and faculty in the community in meaningful ways.

David Coon
Associate Dean & Professor - R.I.S.E.

David W. Coon designs and evaluates interventions, such as CarePRO and EPIC, that focus on culturally diverse groups of midlife and older adults facing chronic illnesses (dementia, cancer, depression) and family caregivers.

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Craig Thatcher
Sr Assoc Dean & Professor

Craig D. Thatcher's research interest is in the area of comparative nutrition and the role of antioxidant nutrients in health and disease, particularly as it relates to obesity and insulin resistance.

550 N. 3rd Street Health North Building - Room 336
Kellen Horney
Dir Fiscal Business Services

Directs the budgetary, human resources, and financial operations for the College of Nursing & Health Innovation.

ASU Downtown Campus 500 N. 3rd St.
Nancy Kiernan
Sr Dir Academic Services
520 E Monroe St, C250
Robin Krause
Sr Director, Strategic Marketing + Comm

Oversees marketing and communication strategies including advertising, social media, media relations, video production, alumni relations, events management and graphic design.