MLS Faculty & Staff

 

Department Chair

Contact Information

Scott Wright
MS, M(ASCP)CM

Professor

Major discipline: Clinical Microbiology

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 208A

swright@weber.edu

801-626-6716

Program Director

Contact Information

Janet Oja
MHA, BS MLS(ASCP)CM


Assistant Professor

Major discipline:
Immunohematology

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 208B

janetoja@weber.edu

801-626-7284

 

Faculty

Contact Information

Matthew Nicholaou
DrPH, MT(ASCP)

Assistant Professor

Major disciplines: Immunology, 
Virology, 
Statistics, and research

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 214


matthewnicholaou@weber.edu

801-626-6101

Janice Thomas
MEd, MLS(ASCP)

Assistant Professor

Major discipline: Generalist

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 215


janicethomas@weber.edu

801-626-8138


Ryan Rowe 
BS, MLS(ASCP)CM

Assistant Professor

Major discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 209

ryanrowe@weber.edu

801-626-7186

Kenton Cummins,
BS, MLS(ASCP)CM

Instructor

Major discipline: Hematology

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 214

kentoncummins@weber.edu

801-626-6718 

Dr. Yasmen Simonian
PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM

Dean of DCHP and Professor


Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 401

ysimonian@weber.edu

801-626-7080   
 



 
Online Staff
Contact Information

Julie Kakazu    
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Senior Online Program Coordinator, MLS Adjunct

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 203A


juliekakazu@weber.edu

801-626-6120 
 

Cindi Kranek
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Senior Online Program Coordinator,MLS Adjunct, and Generalist at Logan Regional Hospital

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 203B

cindikranek@weber.edu

801-626-8546

Kandi Tait
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Online Coordinator, MLS Adjunct

Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 203C


kanditait@weber.edu

801-626-6785

Christy Achter
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Clinical Rotation and Online Coordinator
Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 203


christyachter@weber.edu


801-626-6874
  Laboratory Manager

Contact Information

Kent J. Criddle
BS MLS(ASCP)


Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 209

kcriddle@weber.edu

801-626-7079 

Administrative Specialist

Contact Information

Chris Housley


Marriott Allied Health Building
Room 208

chousley@weber.edu

 

Online Adjunct Faculty

Contact Information

Mary Lynn Hawse
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Medical Laboratory Scientist I
Flow Cytometry
Sonora Quest Laboratories 
Tempe, AZ

maryhawse@weber.edu

Kendal Beazer
BS MLS(ASCP)CM 

Microbiologist II: Virology/Immunology
Utah State Laboratories: Public Health 
Taylorsville, UT

kendalbeazer@weber.edu

Mechelle Sargent
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Generalist
St. Luke's Magic Medical Center 
Twin Falls, Idaho

mechellesargent@weber.edu

Lauren Scott
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

General Supervisor
Alpha1 Center
Salt Lake City, UT

laurenscott@weber.edu

Megan Maciel
BS MLS(ASCP)

Senior Tech Generalist
Primary Children's Medical Center 
Salt Lake City, UT

meganmaciel@weber.edu

Dan McEntire
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Creighton University
School of Medicine
Omaha, Nebraska

danmcentire@weber.edu
Brittany Russett
BS MLS(ASCP)CM

Supervisor, Lab Support Services 
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center
Salt Lake City, UT
 
brittanyrussott@weber.edu
 

Amy Kenyon
BS MLS(ASCP)

Education Coordinator for Transfusion
Intermountain Health Care
Salt Lake City, UT

amykenyon@weber.edu
 

Stephanie Schiable
MS 
MLS(ASCP)


 
stephanieschiable@weber.edu
 

Amy Kenyon
BS MLS(ASCP)

Education Coordinator for transfusion
Intermountain Health Care
Salt Lake City, UT

amykenyon@weber.edu