Meet the Team
Nicki McGee, MPH, Ed.D
Lori Saunders, MS
Chelsea Lancaster, MLS
Student Services Associate
Ashlee earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Child Development and Family Living from Stephen F. Austin State University and earned a Master of Science degree in Child Development, with a focus in Child Life from Texas Woman’s University.
Her passion for teaching students and working with children and families in a healthcare setting comes from six-years of experience as a Certified Child Life Specialist at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. Her experience includes providing effective coping strategies for patients through play, procedural preparation and support, diagnosis education, grief and bereavement support and collaborating with the healthcare team. She was Chair of the Child Life Practicum Program, Internship and Practicum Student Supervisor, as well as a member of the Critical Care Bereavement Committee.
Ashlee enjoys providing opportunities that empower student leadership and inter-professional education practices. She hopes to encourage and promote students success as they work towards their academic and professional endeavors.
Strengths: Discipline, Responsibility, Relator, Developer, Maximizer
Student Services Assistant
Melissa earned an Associate of Arts Degree from Rend Lake College Ina, IL.
For over fifteen years, she has excelled in administrative support services that extend from a veterinary clinic to a wealth management firm. Throughout her career, the extensive experience she has gained as an office manager and administrative assistant prove her expertise in customer service, team building, coordinating meetings and travel, gathering data and compiling performance reports, and managing budgets and projects.
Melissa joined UNT Health Science Center in 2017 and has enjoyed motivating, supporting and assisting students as they pursue their professional development.
Strengths: Responsibility, Individualization, Achiever, Harmony, Adaptability
UNT Health Science Center
Student Service Center
1051 Haskell Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8 am – 5 pm
This page was last modified on February 15, 2019