B.S. Gannon University
M.S. University of Nebraska Medical Center
Ph.D. NOVA Southeastern University
As a physician assistant, she has been clinically active since 1984 in various fields of medicine to include women’s health, pediatrics, family practice and emergency medicine. Dr. Gillespie continues to practice as a physician assistant part-time in a primary care setting and in emergency medicine. Dr. Gillespie has been active within the physician assistant profession at both the national and state level. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and past president of the Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants.
Sue’s skills are internationally recognized as in 2008 she received the Virtual Assistant Vacclode Business Entrepreneurial Award and was Chair for the International Virtual Assistant Association Summit Planning Committee securing thousands in funds from Fortune 500 company support. She also has received recognition twice from the Joint Commission accrediting body of healthcare for developing an innovative pharmacy billing system and for the design format for healthcare policy and procedure manuals that included a tracking system.
Invited as quest speaker for the University’s RN to BSN Bachelor program, Sue spoke on cloud computing and how healthcare professionals are able to implement technology into the workplace.
Sue has served as President for the Presque Isle Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals and volunteered her services to the website maintenance for the Flagship Niagara.
In 2010 Sue worked with Mike Koenigs a three-time #1 bestselling author, filmmaker, speaker, and philanthropist who holds a patent in “Cross-Channel” Marketing Technology. Sue conducted SEO research for Mike’s feature documentary, “Life With Tesla”, about living gas-free with an electric car charged by the Sun. Also, Sue works with Chris Hendrickson, #1 bestselling author, trainer and financial coach who in 1989 teamed up with Tony Robbins-the world leader in self-improvement and personal coaching, empowering thousands of people to finally get out of debt and stay out of debt forever. Sue designed Chris’ blog and managed his online video marketing for his #1 best-seller, “The Five Minute Debt Solution.”
From 2008 to 2010, Sue worked with GlobalKids, Inc. and RezEd: The online hub promoting the use of virtual worlds in education, such as Second Life, as rich learning environments. Sue transcribed the monthly live streaming podcast interviews with community and world leaders.
Sue holds certifications in Internet and social network marketing, virtual event business management, video production marketing, digital publishing, and online course creation.
Marcie Fitzgerald is an assistant professor and clinical director of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. She graduated from Gannon University's Physician Assistant program in 1998, and she earned her master's from the University of Nebraska in 2001. She has worked clinically as a PA in various surgical sub-specialties before beginning her career in PA education as an adjunct faculty member at Chatham University.
B.S. Roberts Wesleyan College
M.D. Marshall University
Paul S. Holley is the medical director in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. Dr. Holley earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Roberts Wesleyan College; he earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from Marshall University.
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