Director of Didactic Education
Professor Read joined the Physician Assistant Medicine faculty full-time in July 2014. She is an NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant, member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as a fellow, in addition to being member of the Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants.
Professor Read gained her clinical experience in Emergency Medicine as a Physician Assistant at the Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She received a bachelor of health sciences with a minor in biology from James Madison University and a master of science in physician assistant studies degree from Jefferson College of Health Sciences. Prior to joining the faculty she served as a member of the LC Physician Assistant Advisory Board.