Weight Management Faculty and Staff
Weight Management Faculty and Staff

Amy R. Beck
Child Psychologist, Weight Management; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Meredith L. Dreyer Gillette
Child Psychologist; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Sarah E. Hampl
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Brooke R. Sweeney
Medical Director, Weight Management Services; Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Clinical Health Professionals

Kate Collum, RN, BSN, CPN - Nursing Program Coordinator
Kelly Manking, RN, MPA, NE-BC - Service Line Director
Venise Mobley, RN, MSN, CPN -   Nurse Manager
Kerri Wade, APRN, PNP-BC - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Director, Community Engaged Research

Jordan Carlson, PhD

Director of Weighing In

Deborah Markenson

Director of Professional Services

Amy Wolf

Program Coordinator

Shelly Summar, MSEd, RD, LD     

Clinical Trials Coordinators

Kelsey Dean, MS, RD, LD, CCRP
Amy Papa, MS, CCRC

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Elizabeth Dum, RD, LD
Lora Edwards MSEd, RD, LD, CSSD
Melissa Newmaster
Karen Stephens, MS, RD, CSP, LD      

Lead Education Coordinator

Julie Vandal, RD, LD                                 

Education Coordinators

Mary Alsept, BA
Mallory Moon, BA
Maegan Nelson, BA
Jeffrey Sygman, BS

Physical Therapists

Alyssa Baker, DPT                          
Nicole McWilliams, DPT                               

Social Workers

Lana Jamison, LSCSW
Donna Holmes, LCSW, LSCSW                       

Support Staff

Karen Easton
Ana Garcia
Renee VanErp

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