Administrative Staff

Administrative Assistants


Gail White, administrative assistant for BCMM

Gail White

Gail is the Lead Administrative Assistant in the Center. She serves as the point-of-contact for visitors to the center, new faculty recruits and handles the scheduling and coordination for new hires. She is responsible for monitoring finances for the center and for preparing grant applications along with many other administrative duties.  She is also the coordinator of International Conferences that are hosted by our center. Currently she supports Dr. Veronica Vieland who is the Vice President for Computational Research and the Director for the Center. She also supports Dr. Igor Dvorchik, Director of Biostatistics.

Barbara Morehead, Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine

Barbara Morehead

Barbara is an Administrative Assistant in the Center and has more than 30 years of experience.  She currently serves as administrative support for Dr. David Greenberg, Dr. Christopher Bartlett, Dr. Jayajit Das, and Dr. William Stewart along with their lab personnel.

Rhonda Purcell

Rhonda Purcell


Rhonda is an Administrative Assistant in the Center with more than 30 years of experience in the medical field.  She provides support assisting with grant proposals, making travel arrangements, order lab and office supplies, submit receipts for reimbursement, rotate posters on center’s wall, and manage news for BCMM website.  She supports Dr. Jayajit Das, Dr. Susan Hodge, Dr. Andrzej Kloczkowski, and Dr. William Ray along with their lab personnel.  Rhonda loves anything to do with dogs and reading.

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