Department

Our Staff


Ruby Louise B. Beckingham
Ruby Louise B. Beckingham
Medical Staff Coordinator
Manages and monitors the credentialing for new and current anesthesia care providers. Handles administrative support to assigned department faculty.
Misty Blaze
Misty Blaze
Assistant Editor
Drafts, reviews, and manages book and journal publications for department faculty.
Bernardine Castillo
Bernardine Castillo
Accounting Coordinator
Reviews and reconciles accounting ledgers. Manages and monitors faculty leave. Assists with OR scheduling. Handles administrative support to assigned department faculty.
Javette Dukes
Javette Dukes
Manager, Academic Programs
Manages the medical student clerkship, pain medicine & critical care fellowship and core residency program.
Kristen Hansmann
Kristen Hansmann
Associate Director, Finance & Administration
Oversees the daily financial and administrative operations of the department in administration, budget, finance, and human resources. Develops, manages, and controls budgets and a variety of financial data.
Annette Henderson
Annette Henderson
Academic Programs Coordinator
Coordinates the day-to-day activities of the core residency program.
Elizabeth Herrera
Elizabeth Herrera
Medical Office Billing Clerk
Collects, reviews, and prepares anesthesia records for coding and billing. Assists providers in resolving medical record issues.
Emmanuel R. Luna
Emmanuel R. Luna
Employment Coordinator
Manages and assists with MD and CRNA recruitment. Manages adjunct faculty appointments. Point of contact for new faculty. Assists Administrator and Business Administrator with various department projects.
Lileny V. Luna
Lileny V. Luna
Medical Office Billing Clerk
Collects, reviews, and prepares anesthesia records for coding and billing. Assists providers in resolving medical record issues.
Diana H. Massiate
Diana H. Massiate
Administrative Assistant
Manages and monitors OR scheduling for department faculty. Handles administrative support to assigned department faculty.
Kristi N. McBrearty
Kristi N. McBrearty
Administrative Assistant
Handles administrative support to the Administration Office and assigned department faculty. Assists with credentialing for new and current anesthesia care providers.
Michelle Naranjo
Michelle Naranjo
Medical Office Billing Clerk
Collects, reviews, and prepares anesthesia records for coding and billing. Assists providers in resolving medical record issues.
Janelle Peters
Janelle Peters
Medical Office Billing Clerk
Collects, reviews, and prepares anesthesia records for coding and billing. Assists providers in resolving medical record issues.
Clarissa M. Rios
Clarissa M. Rios
Business Administrator
Assists with the daily operations of the department in administration, finance, and human resources. Manages administrative staff with training in the university’s policies and procedures and personnel matters. Coordinates and manages various department projects.
Steven J. Rivera
Steven J. Rivera
End User Computing Specialist
Supports department faculty, staff, and residents with computer hardware and software, assists with access and operation of telephones and other communication devices.
Maria T. Sanchez
Maria T. Sanchez
Manager, Business Office Health
Oversees daily operations of the revenue cycle for anesthesia and pain management. Provides overall supervision and support of internal and external coders. Works in association with UT Physicians on denials and provider education.
Betsy H. Turner
Betsy H. Turner
Assistant to the Chair
Manages administrative support for the Department Chair. Assists the Chair with departmental meetings, events, and outside organizations. Assists with faculty recruitment.
Patrick Williams
Patrick Williams
Manager, Information Systems Operations
Develops and maintains data systems to support the clinical, research, and academic endeavors of the department. Manages the integration of departmental systems with non-departmental systems and applications. Responsible for the installation, maintenance, configuration, documentation, knowledge transfer, and integrity of systems software and processes.