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Leadership Team

Craig Clifford MD, MS

Chief Academic Officer

Dr. Clifford earned his M.D. at Rush University, followed by a highly competitive transitional internship within the UCLA medical system. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Classical Studies and a Master of Science in Chemistry from University of Illinois - Chicago, where he participated in bench research focused on developing HIV treatments, and where he enjoyed working as an undergraduate lab instructor in the Chemistry department for several years. Dr. Clifford joined Ohio School of Phlebotomy in 2012 bringing his expertise, scientific knowledge, and experience as an educator to assist in curriculum building of our CCMA and EKG programs. Dr. Clifford currently oversees the development of OSP intellectual property.

Bronte Clifford BA, CPT

Executive Director

Having received her undergraduate degree in Mathematics at the University of Washington in Seattle, Ms. Clifford has an extensive background in clinical research, project management, and data analysis for organizations such as MathSoft, Inc., University of Utah Division of Medical Genetics, The Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital, Nationwide Childrens Hospital and the Center for Perinatal Research. Ms. Clifford acts as Executive Director of Ohio School of Phlebotomy, Inc,. as well as Director at our 7 sister schools. Her belief is that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality education and her commitment to bringing this mission into every community began over 12 years ago when she opened the first school in Columbus, Ohio.

Emily C. R. Witt, M.Ed., CCMA

Chief Administrative Officer

Emily completed her Bachelors of Science at The Ohio State University in the College of Education and Human Ecology and attained the credential of Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) through Ohio School of Phlebotomy in 2012. She holds a Masters of Education in Adult Education from The Pennsylvania State University. Emily manages adherence to academic standards and oversees compliance with school and state policies at Ohio School of Phlebotomy and its sister schools. She is passionate about medical education and seeing each student develop their skills to become a talented medical professional and integral part of a medical team.

Nathaniel Flannery

Community Development Administrator

After working in business management for many years, Nate chose to change his career and gained his EMS/EMT certification in 2012. Nate worked as an EMT, responding to 911 calls and transporting patients, before joining the Indiana School of Phlebotomy team as a Campus Coordinator in 2016. Nate has since used his passion for advocacy to improve student experiences and build business relations within our community. Because of this passion and hard work, Nate has become an integral member of our administration team as the Community Development Administrator for all of Ohio School of Phlebotomy Affiliated Schools. Nate is dedicated to working with our community partners to provide more educational opportunities to our students and manage those partnerships to foster growth and access to education within our communities.

Melissa Archer

Associate Academic Officer

Melissa has nearly 18 years of health care experience. She received her diploma in Medical Assisting in 2001 from Sanford-Brown College. Since then, she has worked as a MA in family medicine, surgery, and cardiology. After 9 years as a MA, Melissa realized her true passion was phlebotomy and chose to narrow her focus. She has worked as a phlebotomist for the past 9 years performing biometric health screenings, insurance exams, health fair screenings, and pre-employment screenings. Melissa joined the KCSP team in 2017 with the goal to change the face of healthcare one student at a time. She endeavors to give each student the skills and knowledge to provide not only outstanding patient care but also outstanding customer service. Melissa teaches with compassion and instills confidence in each student.

Lakena Smalley

Instructor

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Kara Beauford, CPT

Externship Coordinator

Kara began her career in 2007 as an office assistant for a local practitioner. During her time there, her potential to be more hands-on was quickly noticed. She was then introduced to the world of Phlebotomy and has never looked back! Kara is an expert phlebotomist with over 10 years of experience under her belt. After teaching phlebotomy with OSP and engaging students in the classroom, Kara has moved into the position of Externship Coordinator where her experience in the field and teaching can be utilized to help students succeed in their career training through externship placements that are a good fit for each individual.

Rebecca Thomas, CCMA, CPT

Associate Operations Officer

Rebecca comes from an extensive background in patient care management, long-term care, pain management, and wound care. After 12 years of focusing on those areas, Rebecca decided to expand her skills by taking both the Phlebotomy and Certified Clinical Medical Assisting courses at Ohio School of Phlebotomy. Since then, she has worked as a full-time paramedical examiner and has enjoyed offering outstanding care to her patients. She also worked as a substitute instructor for OSP and leads instruction for many of our off-site learning opportunities. Rebecca quickly became the Campus Coordinator at the Ohio Campus and has since moved to in charge of operations as the Associate Operations Officer.

Felicity Rennison, CCMA

Business Development Coordinator

Felicity worked in retail management for several years before completing her phlebotomy course at Ohio School of Phlebotomy in 2016. Following the completion of her program, she worked as a phlebotomist for institutions such as the America Red Cross and Adena Regional Medical Center before pursuing her CCMA certification. After successfully gaining her CCMA credential from Fortis College in 2018, Felicity gained experience in pediatric care at Nationwide Childrens Hospital. Felicity is passionate about healthcare and is excited to assist prospective and current students make their way into the medical field by overseeing school growth and operational quality standards for Ohio School of Phlebotomy and its network of sister schools.

Sina McElroy

Instructor

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Jennifer Sergeant, CCMA

Campus Coordinator

Jennifer brings her experience of over 16 years in healthcare to the students of Kentucky School of Phlebotomy. In her role as Campus Coordinator, she can utilize her background in patient care, mental health care, and billing and coding to help students learn and improve their skills. She loves seeing students complete their program successfully and glow with excitement that they have achieved a life-changing accomplishment. Her bubbly personality and passion for helping patients learn about their health and ways to improve it made her successful as a medical assistant in the field and as a leader on campus. She is involved with advocacy for healthcare and education accessibility, substance abuse assistance, and working towards healthcare and housing access for veterans. Outside of her work with KYSP, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, cooking, and being involved in community outreach.

Nancy Masden

Instructor

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Roshell Davidson-Voegborlo

Instructor

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Joyce Martin-Miller, LPN

Instructor

Joyce brings over 25 years of healthcare experience as an LPN and phlebotomist to the KYSP classroom. She loves sharing her knowledge with others and watching a student grow by encouraging them to reach their full potential. Her work as a team lead at Norton and background as a trainer in clinical environments allows her to bring current field practices and expert training practices to the hands-on skills and classroom instruction she provides to her students.

LaCresha Gold

Instructor

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Kay Lee

Instructor

Kay has a decade of experience in a variety of practice areas, including oncology, pediatric care, and the hospital. She is passionate about patient care because she enjoys helping others in any way she can. She brings the same motivation and positive energy to the classroom where her outgoing personality allows her to engage with her students in a way that will help them succeed in their goals and careers. Outside of the classroom and clinical environment, Kay enjoys cooking and loves being a mother.

Johnathan Vest

Instructor

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Christopher Goldsmith

Instructor

Christopher has been in the medical field for 32 years. It all started when he became a First Responder in 1989 while with the PRP Fire Department. After a few years, he became an EMT, where he practiced as a clinical first responder for over 21 years. Since 2012, when he became a Medical Assistant, he has worked in that area of patient care. In June of 2021, he finished his Associates degree in Psychology, thanks to the support of his wife Miranda and his passion for making the world a better place. He is enthusiastic about educating the next generation of Medical Assistants at KYSP.

Stacey Gore-Green

Instructor

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Kimberly Brown-Hayes

Instructor

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Destiny Staggs

Instructor