Contact Us

For additional information about graduate programs within Samford University's School of Health Professions, please contact Marian Carter in our Office of Enrollment Management and Student Services. If you are a prospective undergraduate student looking for more information about the school's undergraduate majors, please contact the specific department chair.

Enrollment Management and Student Services

Marian Carter, Ed.D.

Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management & Student Services
mwcarter@samford.edu
205-726-2611

Academic Department Chairs

Margaret L. Johnson, SLP.D., CCC-SLP

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Professor and Chair
mjohns26@samford.edu
205-726-4461

John K. Petrella, Ph.D., FACSM

Department of Kinesiology

Associate Professor and Chair
jkpetrel@samford.edu
205-726-2716

Matthew P. Ford, Ph.D., PT

Department of Physical Therapy

Associate Professor and Chair
mford2@samford.edu
205-726-4435

Paul M. Harrelson, M.P.A.S., PA-C

Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Assistant Professor and Program Director
pharrels@samford.edu
205-726-4720

Alumni and Advancement

Patrick Allen

Senior Advancement Officer
pallen3@samford.edu
205-726-2319

Media Inquiries

Sarah Waller

Marketing and Communication Manager
swaller@samford.edu
205-726-4628