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Mindy Bateman

Mindy Bateman

Director

Mindy Bateman has worked with Utah AHEC Program for nearly 25 years and has served as the Crossroads Utah AHEC (CRAHEC) Center Director since 2009. In this role, Ms. Bateman has come to develop a unique skillset to help students with much to gain enter a health professions training program. Under her leadership, the CRAHEC works directly with individuals spanning the health professions pipeline – from future professionals to current professionals. Ms. Bateman recognizes that the field of health care is filled with career pathways that offer both financial stability and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. Ms. Bateman also works with the National AHEC Organization (NAO) where she has served on many committees including Finance, Conference Planning, Public Policy, and Development. In May of 2015 she was nominated to serve as member of the NAO board where she has served as Treasurer and NAO President. Currently she is serving as co-chair of NAO’s Conference Planning Committee.

Crossroads AHEC
SLCC Jordan Campus
3491 Wights Fort Road, JHS 120 A
West Jordan, UT 84088
Cell: 801-673-9981

Campus:

Jordan

Building:

Jordan Health Sciences (JHS)

Room:

120 A

Phone:

801-957-6291

Email:

mindy.bateman@slcc.edu

Adriano Demartin

Adriano Demartin

Secretary

Adriano grew up for most of his childhood in Spain. He moved to Utah when he was 11 years old. He graduated from Bingham High School in 2020. He now attends Salt Lake Community College and majors in Computer Science. He has a passion for technology and helping others. Adriano enjoys playing sports and going on hikes.

Taylor Calhoun

Taylor Calhoun

Health Career Coordinator

Taylor graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health with an emphasis in Health Education and Promotion in 2018. She also received her Health Education Specialist (CHES) certification in 2022. She has a passion for health and a strong desire for learning. Taylor has a history of health education specifically through Health Departments and Head Start. She finds joy in assisting students in reaching their educational goals and encouraging them to explore their passions for health sciences. 

 

Taylor is an avid reader and runner. She has a very busy toddler and lives in Midvale, where her partner works as an inventory manager. She and her family are active in outdoor sports and love to volunteer in their community.

Lexi Zucker

Lexi Zucker

Pipeline Specialist

Lexi graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education in 2017. She then taught high school Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, and Anatomy and Physiology for six years. Lexi also has experience in healthcare and did pre-medical college coursework for two years. She has worked as a CNA in a memory care center, an anatomy and physiology tutor, and a cadaver lab assistant in college. Lexi enjoys working with teenagers and teaching about human anatomy and health careers.

Lexi lives in Herriman with her husband and two kids, who keep her very busy. She is working on creating a new charter school for grades 7-12 in Herriman and hopes to open the school in 2026. She also enjoys reading, philosophy, architecture, and writing short stories.


Board

Mindy Bateman
Center Director
Crossroads AHEC
3491 Wights Fort Road, JHS 154
West Jordan, UT 84088
Office: 801-957-6291
Cell: 801-673-9981
mindy.bateman@slcc.edu

Robert Beeler
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Salt Lake Community College
3491 Wights Fort Road
West Jordan, UT 84088
801-957-6227
Robert.beeler@slcc.edu

Mickelle C. Bos
CTE Assistant Director
Alpine School District
711 South Utah Valley Drive
American Fork, UT 84003
801-610-8454
mboss@alpinedistrict.org


Angela Chavez
Intermountain Healthcare
LDS Hospital Human Resources
8th Avenue and C Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84143
801-442-2117
angela.chavez@imail.org

Nicholas Cox, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy
University of Utah
30 South 2000 East
Room 4911
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
801-585-7266
nicholas.cox@pharm.utah.edu

Julie Lay
Department of Workforce Services
5735 South Redwood Road
Taylorsville, UT 84123
801-518-2468
jlay@utah.gov


Ivette Lopez, PHD, MPH
Deputy Director
Utah AHEC Program Office
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
375 Chipeta Way, Suite A
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
ivette.lopez@utah.edu

Karen Mulitalo, MPAS, PA-C
Program Director
UVU PA Program
800 West University Parkway, HP 116
Orem, UT 84058
801-863-7563
Karen.Mulitalo@uvu.edu

Juan Carlos Negrette, MBA
Director of Global Health
University of Utah
26 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
801-581-1509
juancarlos.ngrette@hsc.utah.edu 


Megan Neuf
Workforce Program Manager
Association for Utah Community
Health (AUCH)
860 East 4500 South, Suite 206
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
801-326-9007
mneuf@auch.org

Chantel Olsen
CTE Coordinator
Murray School District
5440 South State Street
Murray, UT 84107
801-264-7460
CTOlsen@murrayschools.org

Robert W. Pettitt, PhD, FACSM, ATC, CSCS
Dean, Health Science
Salt Lake Community College
3491 Wights Fort Road, JHS 065
West Jordan, UT 84088
(801) 957-4111
rpettitt@slcc.edu

Kaitlynn Rogers
Nursing Student
Salt Lake Community College
kaitiem54@gmail.com

Tatiana Allen-Webb, MS, CCRP
Community Faces of Utah
375 Chipeta Way, Suite A
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-585-5287
tatiana.allen@hsc.utah.edu

Duane Winden, PhD, MSN/ed, MS, RN
Professor
Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs
College of Dental Medicine
Roseman University of Health Sciences
10920 S. River Front Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
Office: 801-878-1411
dwinden@roseman.edu