CLS Advisory Committee


The CLS Advisory Committee is composed of the program faculty, the Department Head, the Dean of the College of Health Professions, one MLT student, one MLS student, 1 – 2 alumni, and 1 – 2 others with an interest in laboratory medicine.   The Committee meets about once a year to discuss issues of interest to CLS.  

Current members include: 

Barbara Diefenbach, Lab Director, McLaren Northern Michigan
Daniel Edson, President, American Proficiency Institute
Jon Wilds, Lab Director, Spectrum - Gerber Memorial
John Keuhn, Lab Director, Mecosta County Medical Center
Teri Smedley, Beckman Coulter

Ex Officio (Non-voting)  Members:

Sandra Cook, Clinical Coordinator/Program faculty
Daniel deRegnier, Program Coordinator/Program faculty
Sarah Pelton, Program faculty
Dr. Gregory Zimmerman, Department Head, CRHA