Contact Us

School of Health, Wellness & Public Safety

Main Campus, JS Building, 4th Floor
2000 Coal, SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106 (Main Campus Map)

Phone: (505) 224-4111

Student Success Team

Name

Title

Phone

Paul Fornell

School Advisor

(505) 224-4111

Nikki Purkeypile

Achievement Coach

(505) 224-4111

Program Entry and Compliance Coordinator

(505) 224-4111

 

Program Directors

Name

Title

Phone

Jon Stull

Program Director – Cosmetology

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50039

Kevin Daugherty

Instructor/Contact – Criminal Justice

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50071

Melanie Upshaw

Program Director – Dental Assisting

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50178

Saul Carrasco

Program Director – Diagnostic Medical Sonography

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50227

Jessica Medrano

Program Director – Emergency Medical Service

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50253

Mike Kavanaugh

Program Director – Fire Science

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50177

Dr. Vanessa Mikan

Program Director – Fitness Technician

(505) 224-4000
ext. 52747

Program Director – Health Information Technology

(505) 224-4000
ext. 52979

Interim Program Director – Medical Laboratory Sciences

(505) 224-4000
ext. 52456

Diane Evans-Prior

Program Director – Nursing

(505) 224-4144

Shanna Davis

Program Director – Nursing Assistant and Patient Care Technician

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50255

Program Director – Optical Dispensing

(505) 224-4000 
ext. 53181

Renee Barela-Gutierrez

Program Director – Paralegal Studies

(505) 224-4000
ext. 43854

Program Director – Pharmacy Technician

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50137

Program Director – Physical Therapist Assistant

 (505) 224-4000
ext. 53054

Program Director – Radiologic Technology

(505) 224-4000
ext. 52923

Charles Fatta

Program Director – Respiratory Therapy

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50015

Amy Rademacher

Program Director – Surgical Technician

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50187

Dr. Bonnie Snyder

Program Director – Veterinary Technology

(505) 224-4000
ext. 50165

 

Office of Program Entry & Compliance

Main Campus, JS Building, 4th Floor
2000 Coal, SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
(Main Campus Map)

Phone: (505) 224-4111

Verification & Compliance Team

Name

Title Program/Courses

Phone

Julie Evans

Academic Technical Assistant

Responsible for the following programs:

  • Nursing
  • Nurse Refresher
  • Nursing Mobility
  • Polysomnography
  • Respiratory Therapy

(505) 224-4000

ext. 51685

Rob Robinson

Academic Technical Assistant

Responsible for the following programs:

  • Emergency Medical Services - EMT Basic
  • Emergency Medical Services - EMT Intermediate
  • Emergency Medical Services - EMT Paramedic
  • Emergency Medical Services - Community Paramedic 
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Phlebotomy
  • Surgical Technician

(505) 224-4000

ext. 52529

Academic Technical Assistant

Responsible for the following programs:

  • Community Dental
  • Dental Assisting
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Health Information Technology
  • Electronic Health Record
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Health 1020 & 1040

 

(505) 224-4000

ext. 52097

Program Entry & Compliance Coordinator

  • Responsible all clinical education agreements for CNM and overseeing all operations of the Office of Verification & Compliance
  • Running Start Program
  • Computer Information Systems

(505) 224-4000

ext. 53198