Academy of Health Sciences Advisory BoardNAF advisory boards provide an essential bridge between schools and the workplace. Industry and community leaders volunteer on local advisory boards to play an active role in developing their future workforce by shaping talent in high school. Advisory board members collaborate with educators to inform curricula and help organize work-based learning activities. Students also have the opportunity to build relationships with mentors early and learn from successful adults.The Academy of Health Sciences Advisory Board consists of the following members:(click on a name for more information about that particular member)Marcus Pryor Asst. Dean of Students and Career Placement- Stanly Community CollegeDr. Andrew Nance Chief Resident- Cabarrus Family Medicine (Atrium Health) Residency ProgramKevin Laws Advisory Board Treasurer Dir. of Planned Giving- Atrium Health NortheastDr. Martha Bramlett Advisory Board Secretary Asst. Professor of Nursing- Pfeiffer University
Dr. Wendy Barnhardt Advisory Board Chair Dean of Health & Educational Programs- Rowan Cabarrus Community CollegeZinat Hassanpour Professor of Biology- Cabarrus College of Health SciencesDr. TinChung Leung Asst. Professor of Biology- NC Central UniversityDr. Meg Patchett Interim President- Cabarrus College of Health SciencesPeter Schupp Nurse Anesthetist- Atrium HealthKim Ragan Community Relations Director- Cabarrus Health AllianceKelly New Nurse--Atrium HealthRussell Parker Career and Technical Education Director for CCS**If you have an interest in serving on our Advisory board, please contact Ellen Machado or Jackie Ferreira for details.