Meet Our Fellows

View our current University of Missouri Health Care fellows and learn about where our past fellows have found employment.

2021 Administrative Fellows

2021-2023 Fellows

Deidra Ollie, MBA

  • Deidra Ollie Fellow Year: 2021-2023
  • Graduate School: University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Master of Business Administration with Health Care Administration concentration, 2021
  • Bachelor of Science of Business Administration, Tourism Management and Marketing, 2019
  • deidra.ollie@health.missouri.edu

Aleena Yaktine, MHA

  • Aleena YaktineFellow Year: 2021-2023
  • Graduate School: Missouri State University
  • Master of Health Administration, 2021
  • Bachelor of Science, Communication, 2019
  • aleena.yaktine@health.missouri.edu

2020-2022 Fellows

Jennifer Jun, MS

  • Jennifer JunFellow Year: 2020-2022
  • Graduate School: Arizona State University
  • Master of Science, Science of Health Care Delivery, 2019
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology and Biological Sciences, 2018
  • junjy@health.missouri.edu

Chase Whittet, MHA

  • Chase WhittetFellow Year: 2020-2022
  • Graduate School: Texas A&M University
  • Master of Health Administration, 2020
  • Bachelor of Arts, Communication, 2017
  • dcwhittet@health.missouri.edu

Where our past fellows have found employment

Check out the top health care systems where past MU Health Care fellows have found employment:

2019-2021 Fellows

Maham Bhatti, MHA

  • Maham BhattiFellow Year: 2019-2021
  • Current Role: Program Director for Healogics at Dignity Health
  • Graduate School: University of Nevada – Las Vegas
  • Master of Health Administration, 2019
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, 2016

Athena Beaudoin, MHA

  • Athena BeaudoinFellow Year: 2019-2021
  • Current Role: Practice Manager of Neurology and Sleep Disorders Clinic at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Health Administration, 2018
  • Bachelor of Psychology, Spanish, and Multicultural Studies, 2015

2018-2020 Fellows

Kirsten Caleon, MHA

  • Kirsten CaleonFellow Year: 2018-2020
  • Current Role: Practice Manager of Battle Avenue Medical Building (Family Medicine, Women’s Health, Psychiatry, & Pediatrics) at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: Texas A&M University
  • Master of Health Administration, 2018
  • Bachelor of Science, Allied Health, 2016

Curran Eigelberger, MHA

  • Curran EigelbergerFellow Year: 2018-2020
  • Current Role: Department Administrator - Department of Neurology at University of Missouri - School of Medicine
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Health Administration, 2018
  • Bachelor of Science, Health Information Management, 2016

Tysha Stallworth, MHA

  • Tysha StallworthFellow Year: 2018-2020
  • Current Role: Implementation Manager at Amwell
  • Graduate School: Walden University
  • Master of Health Administration, 2015
  • Bachelor of Science in Finance, 2012

2017-2019 Fellows

Sagar Gupta, PhD, MBA

  • Photo of Sagar Gupta.Fellow Year: 2017-2019
  • Current Role: Project Manager of Ambulatory Operations at University of Kansas Health System
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Business Administration, 2016
  • PhD in Biological Engineering, 2013
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Biotechnology, 2006

Carey Jones, MBA

  • Photo of Carey Ruekberg.Fellow Year: 2017-2019 
  • Current Role: Manager of Virtual Care at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: Stephens College
  • Master of Business Administration, 2016
  • Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship and 
  • Business Management, 2013

2016-2018 Fellows

Amy Christensen, MHA

  • Amy DickinsonFellow Year: 2016-2018
  • Current Role: Practice Manager for Cardiology and Medicine Specialty Clinics at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Health Administration, 2016
  • Bachelor of Health Science in Health Sciences, 2014

Kelby Perry, MHA

  • Kelby Perry photoFellow Year: 2016-2018
  • Current Role: Business Manager of Surgical Services at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: Saint Louis University Master of Health Administration, 2016
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 2011

2015-2017 Fellows

Keino Marbury, MBA, MHA

  • Keino MarburyFellow Year: 2015-2017
  • Current Role: Practice Manager for ENT Clinics at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: Middle Tennessee State University
  • Master of Business Administration, 2009
  • Master of Health Administration, 2005
  • Bachelor of Science in Cytology, 1998
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1995

Michael McCarty, MBA, MHA

  • Michael McCartyFellow Year: 2015-2017
  • Current Role: Network Development Coordinator - Care Coordination at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: Saint Louis University
  • Master of Business Administration, 2014
  • Master of Health Administration, 2015
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy, 2013

2015-2016 Fellows

Sabrina Abramovitz, MPH

  • Sabrina AbramovitzFellow Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Role: Practice Manager for Family Medicine at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Public Health, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and Psychology, 2011

Tyrel Carter, MBA, MHA

  • Tyrel CarterFellow Year: 2015-2016
  • Current Role: Clinic Manager at St. Luke’s Health System
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Business Administration, 2014
  • Master of Health Administration, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science in Communications, 2012

2014-2015 Fellows

Seth Alden, MHA

  • Seth AldenFellow Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Role: Practice Manager at University of Kansas Health System
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Health Administration, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, 2012

Brad Bishop, MHA

  • Brad BishopFellow Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Role: Physician Recruiter at INTEGRIS Health
  • Graduate School: University of Oklahoma
  • Master of Health Administration, 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communications, 2006

Brittnea Collins, MBA

  • Brittnea KudavFellow Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Role: Director of Operations at Benefits Health System
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Business Administration, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, 2008

Shawn Theobald, MBA, MSN, RN

  • Shawn TheobaldFellow Year: 2014-2015
  • Current Role: Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith
  • Graduate School: University of New Hampshire
  • Master of Business Administration, 2014
  • Master of Science in Nursing, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2010

2013-2014 Fellows

Noelle Al-Khashti, MHA

  • Noelle Al-KhashtiFellow Year: 2013-2014
  • Current Role: Team Lead and Data Strategist at Cerner Corporation
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Health Administration, 2012
  • Bachelor of Health Science in Radiologic Sciences, 2009

Brandon Slama, MBA, MHA

  • Brandon SlamaFellow Year: 2013-2014
  • Current Role: Director, Department and Clinic Operations, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women's Health at University of Missouri Health Care
  • Graduate School: University of Missouri
  • Master of Business Administration, 2013
  • Master of Health Administration, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, 2005