Our Staff

The mission of the Student Health & Wellness Center is to help keep students physically and mentally healthy so that they can succeed in school and life. 
We provide clinical services, health education, referrals, and assistance in getting health insurance.
Mary Manuel, MSN, RN, WHCNP-BC
Assistant Director
Larry Schallert LCSW, DCSW
Clinical Psychologists
Frances Willson, PhD
Larry Resendez, PsyD

Medical Director
Brian Downs, DO
Marriage and Family Therapists
Farnaz Kadi, LMFT
Tracy Paris, LMFT
Priscilla Benites, LMFT

Nursing Staff
Audrey Burgdorfer, RN, BSN, PHN
Office Manager
Gayle Freund
Sports & Wellness Dietitian
Sheri Barke, MPH, RD, CSSD

Case Manager
Silvie Faust
Medical Assistant
Amy Silva
Joanne Jackson

 And a big thank you to all of our other college assistants and volunteers.
Contact information for Health Center Website Assistant: Natalie.Miller@canyons.edu