Healthcare Administration Faculty

Mary Von
Director & Professor, School of Physician Assistant Studies; Interim Director, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership

Director and Academic/Clinical Faculty

Professor, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership

Laura Dimmler, PhD, MPA is a Professor in the School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership.

Director, Graduate Certificate in Gerontology Program; Assistant Professor, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership
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Amber McIlwain, MS is the Director of the Graduate Certificate in Gerontology and is an Assistant Professor in the School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership. 

Director, Bachelor of Health Science Program; Assistant Professor, School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership

Kevin Rogers, MA, MHA is the Director of the Bachelor of Health Science program and an Assistant Professor in the School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership at Pacific University.

Instructor

Wayne Clark, MA is an adjunct faculty member for the Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Healthcare Administration programs.

Instructor

Shiloh Erven, MHA is an adjunct faculty member for the Master of Healthcare Administration program.

Instructor

Vince Roux, MBA is adjunct faculty in the Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Healthcare Administration programs.

Instructor

Ren is an adjunct faculty for the Master of Healthcare Administration at Pacific University, teaching healthcare finance classes.

Instructor

Ken DeVane is an adjunct faculty for the Master of Healthcare Administration and the Bachelor of Health Science programs.

Instructor

Troy Strass, MBA, PHR is an adjunct faculty in the Master of Healthcare Administration program.

Instructor; Senior Clinical Analyst, OHSU

Siran is an adjunct faculty for the Master of Healthcare Administration and Bachelor of Health Science programs.

Gwen Dayton, JD, CHC
Instructor

Gwen is General Counsel and Executive Vice President for the Oregon Health Care Association as well as adjunct faculty in the Pacific Master of Healthcare Administration program. She has over 20 years of experience working with health law and policy, including serving as counsel for the Oregon Medical Association, the Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems, Kaiser NW Permanente and the Oregon legislature.