Meet Our Staff

Our diverse and experienced staff are here to support your health and wellness needs. The list below includes all Student Health and Counseling Services staff members in alphabetical order.

To see a listing of staff by department, please see:

Loren Alohan

Administrative Assistant

Joseph Asbury

Joseph Asbury, MD


Carina Bauer, PsyD

Staff Psychologist

Holly Benjamin

Holly Benjamin, MD, FAAP, FACSM

Professor of Pediatrics, Orthopedic Surgery, and Rehabilitation Medicine; Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine

Letitia Bennett

Licensed Practical Nurse

Natalie Benzon

Natalie Benzon, MS, WHNP

Nurse Practitioner

Celia Bergman

Program Manager
T: 773.251.9488

David Berrier

David Berrier, MD

Chief Psychiatrist

Nieshaa Berry

Clinic Coordinator

Anne Brody, PsyD

Associate Director of Clinical Operations

Glenis Brown

Glenis Brown

Licensed Practical Nurse

Jessica Bychawski, LCSW

Clinical Case Manager

Melissa Castillo

Clinic Coordinator

Gomez Charleston

Gomez Charleston, MD, FACC


Marius Commodore, MD, FACP

Medical Director, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
T: 773.702.8446

Jennifer Connor

Jennifer Connor, MSN, RN, CNML

Director of Clinical Operations
T: 773.834.1015

Alexandria Davis, RN, PMHNP

Advanced Practice Nurse

Andrew Davis, MD, MPH, FACP


BA, Economics, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

MHP, Occupational/Environmental Medicine, University of Illinois School of Public Health, Chicago, IL

MD, University of Chicago Pritzker of Medicine, Chicago, IL

A.J. Deloney, LCSW

Clinical Case Manager

Kim Garza

Project Assistant

Julie Edwards, MHA

Director, Health Promotion and Wellness
T: 773.702.8247

Marc Ehman, MHA, MPH

Executive Director of Student Care Experience and Wellness Administration

Kathleen Emery, PhD

Staff Psychologist, Coordinator of Substance Use Assessment and Services

Michelle Ford

Clinic Coordinator

Erin Hurst, MD

Staff Psychiatrist, Coordinator of Psychiatry Training

Alice Ji Malizia

Associate Director of Planning and Strategy
T: 773.834.0228

Yu-Yun Liu, PhD

Staff Psychologist

Angela Mahome, MD

Staff Psychiatrist

Stephen Marlow

Assistant Director, Administrative Services
T: 773.834.0480

Ashley Martin

Ashley Martin, MD

Physician, Clinical Associate of Family Medicine

Layla Matariyeh, MPH

Health Educator
T: 773.834.0313

Lawrence Mcafee

Medical Assistant

John McPherrin, PsyD

Staff Psychologist, Coordinator of Psychology Training

Khanh Nghiem, PhD

Staff Psychologist

Tracie Pape, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Jacqueline Pardo, MD

Staff Psychiatrist

Charlene Parham

Clinic Coordinator

Debra Perry

Licensed Practical Nurse

Debra Pienta

Debra Pienta, BSN-RN

Registered Nurse

Mario Polizzi

Assistant Vice President for Student Services
T: 773.702.0851

Deborah M. Pratt

Administrative Director, Co-Coordinator of Let's Talk
T: 773.702.9800

Velvet Price

Velvette Price


Rebecca Pride

Rebecca Pride, APN

Nurse Practitioner

Latanjia Pryor

Latanjia Pryor, BSN-RN

Registered Nurse

Asha Quansah

Asha Quansah

Medical Assistant

Elyse Rocco, PsyD

Staff Psychologist

Maricela Sandoval

Maricela Sandoval, MSN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Emily Schimming

Emily Schimming, APN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Tab Shamsi, PsyD

Staff Psychologist, Coordinator of Academic Skills Assessment Program

Richard Shepherd, LCSW

Crisis Intervention Counselor

Mikeyia Smith

Clinic Coordinator

Sierra Spikes

Medical Assistant

Bernadette Taylor, RN, MSN, APN

Clinical Manager
T: 773.702.8446

Sarah Taylor, PsyD

Staff Psychologist, Co-Coordinator of Psychology Training

Elizabeth Webb, MPH

Assistant Director, Well-Being Initiatives
T: 773.834.0712

Frederick White

Customer Service Supervisor

Dana Williams

Clinic Coordinator

Tanisha Winston

Family Nurse Practitioner

Cheryl Woods

Customer Service Supervisor

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