The Department of Neurology administrative staff offices are located in the Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center in Sacramento and on the UC Davis campus. Staff members are responsible for day-to-day administration of departmental programs and services as well as implementing policies and procedures set forth by the university, medical staff, and department in conjunction with state and national provisions. Our administrative staff brings a wide range of backgrounds, unique skills, and many years of experience to their positions, allowing them to provide faculty and staff alike with high quality support.

TBA, 916-734-6285

  • Assistant to Fredric A. Gorin, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Neurology
  • Webmaster

Heather Johnson, 916-734-6374 - Finance and Operations Manager

Marina Boge, 916-734-4778 - Research Administrator

  • Pre and post-award management
  • Business contracts
  • Faculty payroll (backup role)

Holly Cagle, 916-734-6274 - Purchasing Assistant

  • All departmental purchasing
  • Primary AggieTravel delegate and resource
  • Ecotime timekeeper

Sharon Misewich, 916-734-8376 - Research Administrator

  • ADC Research Administrator

Tasha Schrock, 916-734-3514 - Educational Programs Manager

  • Supervision of education administrative team
  • Residency program manager

Karla Lindstrom, 916-734-6282 - Educational Programs Assistant

  • Fellowship program manager
  • Clerkship coordinator
  • DBS program assistant

Toya Millican, 916-734-6446 - Clinical Educational Services Coordinator

  • Physician faculty scheduling coordinator
  • Medical staff credentialing and billing coordinator
  • MedHub and Lightning Bolt coordinator

Jennifer Aten, 916-703-5514 - Interim Operations Manager

  • HR and Academic Personnel Coordinator
  • Special event planning

Shelly Allocco, 916-734-6279 - Administrative Assistant

  • Assistant to Charles DeCarli, M.D., Alzheimer’s Disease Center Director
  • Alzheimer's Disease Center, administrative assistant
  • California Alzheimer's Disease Center, coordinator
  • Ecotime timekeeper

Stephanie Celestin, 916-213-2192 - Academic Personnel Analyst

  • Dean's Office Department Liaison
  • Faculty & Non-faculty academic appointments and merit/promotions

Sherilyn Chow, 916-734-6524 - Communications Specialist

  • Communications and public affairs

Jayne LaGrande, 916-734-5728 - Alzheimer’s Disease Center Administrator

  • Manages all programs and sites related to the Alzheimer’s Disease Center

Joe Valadez, 916-703-0313 - Academic HR Analyst II

  • Faculty and staff recruitment
  • Student and postdoctoral scholar appointments
  • Non-faculty academic appointments

Elisa Valenton, 916-734 4606 - HR Generalist II /Payroll Analyst

  • Faculty payroll management
  • Staff payroll management
  • Faculty and non-faculty academic reappointments

Molly Lindsay, MS, CCRP, 916-734-6312 - Clinical Research Manager

  • Clinical research administrator – Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Center
  • Inpatient and outpatient research
  • Clinical trials

Kelly Wallace, 916-734-6660 - Clinical Research Coordinator, Regulatory Specialist

  • IRB liaison for all principal investigators and programs
  • Processes all IRB actions and modifications
  • Clinical trials database management