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Educate. Engage. Empower.

Our partnership with Atrium Health means you'll get a clinical education within Atrium Health - one of the nation's most innovative healthcare organizations. Discover your true potential both in the classroom and throughout your career.

  • High academic standards
  • One-on-one faculty attention
  • Modern education for an evolving healthcare environment
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    Expected growth in demand for healthcare workers

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    Students who said we were their 1st choice

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    Employers who would hire another of our graduates


To be the first and best choice for healthcare education.


To transform lives by educating, engaging and empowering professionals for an evolving healthcare environment.


Caring - Commitment - Integrity - Teamwork

Our People

Hampton Hopkins

"Our students come to us with a passion for making a difference."

Carolinas College of Health Sciences empowers new generations of healthcare providers. We give students with big dreams big-hospital opportunities. Our students come to us with a passion for making a difference, and our expert faculty is committed to doing the same for them. I invite you to visit our campus, feel the Carolinas College difference and embark on uncovering your purpose. When you do, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

-President T. Hampton Hopkins, EdD

Campus Contact Information

Visit campus and being making the meaningful connections that lead to a career-long relationships. Send us an email, and our team will be in touch about visiting our campus.

Visit us:
2110 Water Ridge Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28217

Department Email Phone
Admissions 704-355-5051
Alumni Relations and Development 704-355-0982
Financial Aid 704-355-5486
Marketing 704-355-7578
President's Office 704-355-2029
Registrar 704-355-6676
  • President Hampton Hopkins

    T. Hampton Hopkins

    BS, Winthrop University
    MS, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
    EdD, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

  • Provost Lori Bequette

    Lori Bequette

    BS, West Virginia University
    MA, West Virginia University
    PhD, West Virginia University

  • Dean Karen Lewis

    Karen A. Lewis
    Dean, Student Affairs and Enrollment Management

    BS, Clayton College and State University
    MS, Georgia State University
    EdD, Vanderbilt University

  • Sandra Harvey
    Dean of Administration and Finance

    BA, Queens College
    MHRM, Stony Brook University
    MBA, SUNY Oswego

  • C. Marcus Harris, JD


    • JD - Duke University
    • MA - University of Arizona
    • AB - Duke University
  • Ginger Walker (RAD '76)

    Vice Chair

    • Diploma, Carolinas College of Health Sciences
  • Vicki Block

    • MHA, Xavier University
    • BS, University of Akron
  • Trena Drayton

    • MBA - Northwestern University
    • BS - Hampton University
  • Mary N. Hall, MD

    • MD - Cornell University
    • BA - State University of New York at Binghamton
  • James Hunter, MD

    • MBA - Webster University
    • MD - University of Virginia School of Medicine
    • BA - University of Virginia
  • Carole Isom-Barnes, PhD

    • PhD - Antioch University
    • MA - Queens University of Charlotte
    • BA - Brandeis University
  • Cynthia H. Tyson, PhD

    • PhD - University of Leeds, England
    • MA - University of Leeds, England
    • BA - University of Leeds, England
  • Barbee Whisnant-Burgess

    • MSN, UNC Charlotte
    • RN, UNC Charlotte

Faculty & Staff

Various college faculty

Name Position Email
Janice Bellamy Staff Assistant
Lori Bequette Provost
Cathy Jo Long Office Manager
Cheryl Pulliam Institutional Research Coordinator
Name Position Email
Chris Davenport Learning Technology Specialist
Erin Fogle Student Success Coordinator
Jared Smith Director of Teaching, Learning and Technology
Name Position Email
Hampton Hopkins President
Pat Lewis Administrative Assistant
Ruthie Mihal Alumni Relations and Development Manager
Justin Moss Strategic Marketing Manager
Name Position Email
Audrea Chapman Business Operations Manager
Kendra Felder Staff Accountant
Sandra Harvey Dean of Administration and Finance
Name Position Email
Cynthia Bean Faculty, Medical Laboratory Science
Cyndie Hobson Faculty, Medical Laboratory Science
Melissa Jackson Program Chair
Kelly Shirley Education Coordinator, Specialist in Blood Bank Technology
Tracy Walling Education Coordinator, Histotechnology
Ali Winter Education Coordinator, Phlebotomy
Kimberly Yarborough Faculty, Medical Laboratory Science
Name Position Email
Tonya Adkins Faculty, Math
Michael Bossick Faculty, Sociology
Carla Hanbury Faculty, Biology
Tracy James Faculty, Microbiology
Shelley Palmer Faculty, English
Andrea Phronebarger Program Chair
Melissa Reid Faculty, Math
Cassandra Sanders Faculty, Communication
Wesley Shover Faculty, Biology
Caroline Wheless Faculty, Ethics
Name Position Email
Ashley Hastings Program Chair
Erika Land Faculty, NDT
Name Position Email
Carmelle Belizaire Education Coordinator, Nurse Aide
Jane Binetti Faculty, ADN
Cathy Borysewicz Program Chair, ADN
Megan Brazelton Faculty, ADN
Trish Campbell Faculty, ADN
Ashley Cloninger Faculty, ADN; Adjunct Faculty, BSN
Carol Cook Faculty, ADN
Rodney Duke Faculty, ADN
Karen Flaherty Faculty, ADN
Annette Fraley Faculty, BSN
Saundra Hammond Faculty, ADN
Tracy Hayes Program Chair, BSN
Diahanne Holandez Faculty, ADN
Caroline Hosseini Faculty, ADN
Dina Khentigan Faculty, ADN
Rachael King Faculty, ADN
Tina Lamberta Faculty, ADN
Terri Lynch Faculty, ADN
Janie McCloskey Faculty, ADN
Elpidia Mencaroni Faculty, ADN
Jackie Meunier Faculty, ADN
Karen Miller Faculty, ADN
Emily Mosko Faculty, ADN
Susan Patterson Faculty, ADN
Sharran Penny Learning Resource Specialist
Sherena Samuel Faculty, ADN
Sarah Scibetta Faculty, ADN
Alex Sellers Faculty, ADN
Vivian Stamps Faculty, ADN
Solim Tchedre Adjunct Faculty, ADN
Savannah Thompson Adjunct Faculty, ADN
Bridget Tieben Faculty, ADN
Caroline Wrisley Faculty, ADN
Name Position Email
Nichole Bohannon Clinical Coordinator
Lee Braswell Program Chair
Beverly Martin Faculty
Name Position Email
Jodie Huffstetler Program Chair
Alisha Jones Clinical Coordinator
Shannon Sloan Faculty
Name Position Email
La'Jay Adams Staff Assistant
Kirstie Clark  Financial Aid Director
Jameson Donnell Admissions and Recruitment Director
Hannah Earnhardt Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator
Ashley Etheridge Financial Aid Staff Assistant
Robert Gay Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator
Karen Lewis Dean
Cynthia Peace Loan Officer
Dequia Rainey Staff Assistant

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