Our Team

Jacqueline Brooks
Chief Administrative Officer

Jacqueline Brooks holds a double Masters Degree Masters in Organizational Education, and a Masters in Industrial-Organizational Psychology. She has fifteen years of solid management expertise with proficiency in curriculum development and management, educational leadership, staff development, budgeting, student diversity, and strategic planning.

Jessica Saylor
Academic Dean

 Jessica Saylor provides dedicated and thorough instruction for Phlebotomy, Clinical Medical Assisting, Electrocardiogram, Patient Care Technician, Administrative Medical Assisting, and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers CPR courses.

Kirsten Tripaldi
Registrar

Kirsten Tripaldi is the Columbia (Branch Campus) Campus Director and Registrar. Kirsten has 12 years of experience working in various positions in the medical field. She is a Nationally Certified Comprehensive Medical Assistant, & Phlebotomist and her background consist of sales, marketing, outreach, and life enrichment.

“Everybody is a genius, but if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid” -Albert Einstein

Erica Gibbs
Main Campus Director

Erica is a certified Phlebotomist and National Healthcare Association Procter for exams. 

Erica has over 15 years working in the field of human resources, business office management, personnel recruitment for Florissant (Main Campus) Co. Government, and customer service care.

Jan Collins
Clinical Instructor
Jan Collins has been a registered nurse for over 40 years. Her experience in the healthcare field provides her students with the knowledge needed to be successful and her passion to teach makes her a formidable member of our Instructional team. 
“Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths theater.” (Gail Goldwin)
 
 
Nena Zingrang-Morse
Clinical Instructor

Ms. Zingrang-Morse has been in the medical field for 19 years. She is an experienced Instructor in medical assisting since 2011. Nena has her Masters in Teaching Certificate from Everest College. She brings of wealth of knowledge,  experience, and enthusiasm into the classroom.

Jennifer Williams
Media Director and IT Services

Jennifer holds a Certificate of Proficancy in Applied Sciences, is obtaining her Associates of Arts degree, and acts as a Career Services Advisor and Media Director for both Campuses. 

 

Life ... a culmination of the past, an awareness of the present, an indication of a future beyond knowledge, the quality that gives a touch of divinity to matter. - Charles Lindbergh