Our Team

The Simulation faculty & staff are members of a learner-centered team providing creative and innovative simulation experiences to prepare nurses to practice excellent patient care.The team primarily serves the School of Nursing undergraduate and graduate programs and OCNE. 

We are committed to collaboration and high standards and serve as a primary resource for the OHSU School of Nursing Campuses across the state:

Klamath Falls
La Grande


Virtual – OCNE Transfers
The team has partnerships with the School of Medicine and OHSU hospitals, as well as, a commitment to multidisciplinary education, research, development and outreach, with a focus on quality of care and excellence.

Statewide SCLC Leadership

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    Paula Gubrud-Howe    Jesika S. Gavilanes

Paula Gubrud-Howe, EdD, RN, FAAN - Associate Dean for Academic Partnerships, Technology & Simulation
Jesika S. Gavilanes, MA - Director for Educational Services & Simulation

Ashland SCLC Program Team

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   Christine Clifford    Joanne Noone   Stephanie Sideras     Dori Steers    Wendy Gibson

Christine Clifford - SCLC Coordinator
Joanne Noone, PhD, RN, CNE - Campus Administrative Director/Faculty
Stephanie Sideras, PhD, RN - Assistant Professor & Simulation Specialist
Dori Steers, MSN, RN - Instructor & Simulation Specialist
Wendy Gibson - Multimedia Specialist & Simulation Technician

Klamath Falls SCLC Program Team


      Tanya Chard           Terry Ross

Tanya Chard - Senior Campus Associate
Tamara Rose, MSN, RN - Campus Associate Dean (Photo coming soon)
Terry Ross, MS, RN, CWCN - Assistant Professor



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 Lora Carman  Jennifer Gonzalez  Sharon Hoffnagle  Stephanie Shaul


Jennifer Gonzalez, BSN, RN - Instructor & Simulation Specialist
Sharon Hoffnagle, BSN, RN - Instructor & Simulation Specialist
Stephanie Shaul, MN, RN
- Instructor & Simulation Specialist
Lora Carman, BS - Academic Simulation Associate
Gretchen Charlton - Simulation Technician


Monmouth SCLC Program Team

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          Bret Lyman              Angie Docherty           Adria Gredvig            Stella Heryford  

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   Hilary Holman-Kidd       Doria K. Thiele

Bret Lyman, PhD, RN, CNE - Campus Administrative Director/Faculty
Angie Docherty, NurseD, MPH, PHN, RN
- Assistant Professor & Simulation Coordinator
Adria Gredvig, BA - Academic Simulation Associate
Stella Heryford, MSN, RN - Instructor & Simulation Coordinator
Hilary Holman-Kidd, MBA, BA - Senior Campus Associate
Doria K. Thiele, MN, CNM, IBCLC, PhD Candidate – Instructor & Simulation Coordinator


Portland SCLC Program Team

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          Mary Cato                Trenell Croskey          Jesika S. Gavilanes     

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   Paula Gubrud-Howe      Lish Robinson

Mary Cato, EdD, RN - Assistant Professor & Lead Simulation Specialist
Trenell A. Croskey - Simulation Coordinator
Jesika S. Gavilanes, MA  - Director for Educational Services & Simulation
Paula Gubrud-Howe, EdD, RN, FAAN, - Associate Dean for Academic Partnerships, Technology and Simulation
K. Misech - Multimedia Specialist & Simulation Tech
Lish Robinson - Multimedia Specialist & Simulation Tech