Allied Health Advising

*Not Yet Accepted* Into an Allied Health Program

Students who have only selected a Pre-Allied Health program (ex. Pre-Nursing, Pre-Dental, etc.) when completing the A-B Tech application have not yet been accepted into a Selective or Limited Allied Health Program. Visit the Selective and Limited Programs webpage for more information about applying to an Allied Health program.

If you have not yet been officially accepted into an Allied Health program, schedule an appointment with the Student Advising team using the online Student Advising Appointment Scheduler.

RIBN Nursing option: Prospective and year one RIBN students should email Deb Swider to schedule a virtual advising appointment

If you need assistance determining who to contact, please call (828) 398-7900 or email

*Already Accepted* Into an Allied Health Program

If you have already been accepted into an Allied Health program, use this list to find your program advisor's contact information:


Associate Degree Nursing Christy Andrews
Dental Assisting Tisha Anderson
Dental Hygiene Brenda Fisher
Medical Assisting Candace Crump
Medical Laboratory Technology Melissa Hyatt
Medical Sonography Chastity Case
Occupational Therapy Assistant Jane Blount
Pharmacy Technology Zachary Jordan
Phlebotomy Monique Worley
Radiography Angela Goodwin

Surgical Technology

Robin Keith

Veterinary Medical Technology

Paige Jimeson