Mary Bolton is the Clinical Outreach Coordinator in ODU’s Physician Assistant Studies Program.
Mrs. Bolton earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Spalding University.
She has an extensive background in healthcare supporting corporate level executives, and has spent the past several years in PA education. She assisted with the development of a PA Program in Louisville, Kentucky, and served as their Admissions Officer.
Mary joined the ODU PA Program in 2017 and enjoys the challenge of placing students in clinical rotations during the clinical phase of the program.
Mary and her husband have five children and five grandchildren. She likes to travel, listen to live music and spend time with family.
Jamie French is entering his 10th year as the Head Athletic Trainer for Ohio Dominican University.
French came to ODU after working for eight years (1996-2004) at Reynoldsburg High School as its Head Athletic Trainer. French also has four years of experience (1993-1996) as an athletic trainer with the Chillicothe Paints Baseball Club and the Hagerstown Suns, a Class A minor league baseball affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays.
French received a bachelor's degree in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training from Wilmington College in 1994. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer and Licensed Massage Therapist and recently received his Performance Enhancement Specialist Certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
French, a native of Chillicothe, currently resides in Canal Winchester with his wife, Melissa, and two sons, Gabriel and Evan.
B.A., Kent State University
M.A., Wichita State University, Wichita Kansas
B.A., Marymount College Salina Kansas
Shannon Walker is the Program Coordinator for the Ohio Dominican University Physician Assistant Program. She started with the ODU PA Program in December 2019.
Shannon graduated from Ohio University in 2011 and moved to Tampa, FL. She began working in higher education at the University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine in the Office of MD Admissions. After working in medical school admissions, she moved to North Carolina to work for the High Point University Physician Assistant Program.
She is originally from Akron, Ohio and is excited to be back in her home state. Shannon lives in Columbus with her husband and their two dogs. She enjoys exploring her new city, spending time with family & friends, traveling, running, and reading.