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

Ingrid Larson, MBA, DPN, APRN, NEA-BC, Service Line Director
Kerri Wade, APRN, PNP-BC - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Director, Community Engaged Research

Jordan Carlson, PhD

Director of Weighing In

Robin Shook, PhD

Director of Professional Services

Royce Tenney, MBA

Program Manager

Shelly Summar, MSEd, RD, LD     

Clinical Trials Coordinators

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

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Kate Barkman, MS, RD, LD
Karen Josiah, MS, RD, LD
Lora Edwards MSEd, RD, LD, CSSD
Karen Stephens, MS, RD, CSP, LD      

Lead Education Coordinator

Julie Vandal, RD, LD                           

Occupational Therapist
Janelle Gerling, OT      

Education Coordinators

Mary Alsept, BA
Mallory Moon, BA
Maegan Nelson, BA
Keaton Murry                          

Social Workers

Renee Arensberg, LMSW, LCSW
Donna Holmes, LCSW, LSCSW                       

Support Staff

Joy Delgandio
Amy Donnelly
Chandy Paris

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