TTUHSC School of Pharmacy

Academic Dean's Office

The Academic Dean's Office is located on our Main Campus in Amarillo, Texas. There are additionally, four Regional Deans to assist students and visitors on all of our campuses.


Quentin Smith Dean Quentin Smith

The Dean serves as the chief academic and administrative officer of the School of Pharmacy, leading faculty and staff of the School in planning; securing resources; and implementing and evaluating activities related to academic operations, research, service and patient care programs. The Dean represents the School both internally to the University and externally to our various stakeholders. The Dean also serves as part of the Institution's administrative team through active participation in various Institutional planning, implementation and evaluation activities.

Dean's Office Personnel

Administrative Deans
Richard Leff Senior Associate Dean Richard Leff
Clinical and Translational Research
Krystal Edwards Associate Dean Krystal L. Edwards
Career Development
Kenna Payne Associate Dean Kenna Payne
Professional Development
Sachin Shah Associate Dean Sachin Shah
Assessment and Accreditation
Rebecca Sleeper Associate Dean Rebecca Sleeper
Curricular Affairs
Sanjay Srivastava Associate Dean for Sciences Sanjay Srivastava
James Stoll Associate Dean James Stoll
Faculty Enhancement
Summer BalcerAssistant Dean Summer Balcer
Student Services
Jannette MarekAssistant Dean Jannette Marek
Finance and Administration
Academic Administration
Thomas AbbruscatoDepartment Chair Thomas Abbruscato
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eric MacLaughlinDepartment Chair Eric MacLaughlin
Pharmacy Practice
Harold MillerInterim Department Chair Harold Miller
and Biotechnology
Thomas ThekkumkaraDepartment Chair Thomas Thekkumkara
Biomedical Sciences
Craig CoxVice Chair Craig Cox
Experiential Programs
Steven PassVice Chair Steven Pass
Residency Programs
Amie BlaszczykDivision Head Amie Blaszczyk
Joel EppsDivision Head Joel Epps
Pharmacy Practice Management
Krystal HaaseDivision Head Krystal Haase
Adult Medicine
Mark HaaseDivision Head Mark Haase
Brian IronsDivision Head Brian Irons
Primary Care
Richard LeffDivision Head Richard Leff
Clinical Science and Research
Regional Support
Sara BrouseAbilene Regional Dean Sara Brouse
Abilene Regional Campus Personnel
Thomas ThekkumkaraAmarillo Regional Dean Thomas Thekkumkara
Amarillo Main Campus Personnel
Roland PatryDallas Regional Dean Roland Patry
Dallas Regional Campus Personnel
Charles SeifertLubbock Regional Dean Charles Seifert
Lubbock Regional Campus Personnel
Deborah Emery Regional Assistant Dean Deborah Emery
Finance and Administration