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Faculty and Administration

Faculty will be instrumental in shaping your knowledge, skills, and passion for the OT profession.  Belmont’s Occupational Therapy faculty has advanced years of clinical, educational, research, and professional leadership roles, and engagement in national and international presentations to help guide your scholarly and professional development.

To learn more about each individual below, click on their link.

Faculty
Emmy Dagnan 
Emmy 
Dagnan

OTD
Elena Wong Espiritu
Elena 
Espiritu

OTD
Tamara Garvey
Tamara 
Garvey

EdD
Debra Gibbs
Debra 
Gibbs

EdD
Allison Koch
Allison 
Koch

OTD
Lorrie Kleinfeld
Lorry Liotta-
Kleinfeld

EdD
Christine Manville
Christine
Manville

EdD
Natalie Michaels
Natalie 
Michaels

EdD
Teresa Plummer
Teresa 
Plummer

PhD
salavt
Sabrina
Salvant
EdD
Camile Turner
Camille 
Turner

MSOT

Administration
Lorrie Kleinfeld
Lorry Liotta-
Kleinfeld

Program Chair
salavt
Sabrina
Salvant
OTD Program
Director
Tamara Garvey
Tamara 
Garvey

MSOT Program
Director
Allison Koch
Allison 
Koch

OTD Academic Fieldwork
Coordinator
Camille Turner
Camille 
Turner

MSOT Academic Fieldwork
Coordinator
Evelyn Sholar
Evelyn 
Sholar

Residency and
Fieldwork
Assistant
Misty WellmanMisty 
Wellman

Program
Assistant
Sarah Schulte
Sarah
Schulte

Admissions
Coordinator
Bill Nichols
Bill 
Nichols

Director of Admissions
Cathy Taylor
Cathy 
Taylor

Dean,
CHS
Sandy Dowling
Sandy
Dowling

Admin. Assist.
to the Dean


School of Occupational Therapy
Admissions 615-460-6798  |  Main 615-460-6700
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