- Position: Executive Secretary
- Department: Doctor of Health Administration
- Campus Address: 208 Rowe Hall
- Phone: 989-774-1351
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Theresa Ames is the executive secretary in the Health Administration
Division assisting with the Doctor of Health Administration (DHA) Program and
the Health Administration Undergraduate Program, the International Health
Certificate, Health Systems Leadership Certificate within the School of Health
Sciences. Additionally, she also supports the Health Administration Division
Advisory Council and the Doctor of Health Administration Alumni/Student Network
Board of Directors. She has supported the DHA Program, as well as, the other
listed since June 2005.
Theresa joined the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions
as temporary staff with the Dean's Office in January 2005 but has been employed
in various temporary office positions throughout Central Michigan University
since January of 2003. Prior to joining Central Michigan University, she worked
as a substitute teacher in the Clare/Gladwin Intermediate School Districts with
the Clare, Farwell and Harrison Schools and at Mid-Michigan Community College.
Ms. Ames was also formerly employed with Central Michigan Newspapers in their
Clare office for two years prior to the office closing in 2001 as the office
She is a 2000 graduate of Davenport University and holds three Associate in
Applied Science Degrees in the fields of Office Information Specialist,
Business Information Specialist and Administrative Secretary with an Executive
Emphasis. She also holds an Office Communications Certification, earned in 1995
from Davenport University.
Ms. Ames and her husband Ken recently celebrated their 40th
wedding anniversary. They are the parents of six grown children: Chuck (CMU
1999), Ken (CMU 2002), Shannon (CMU 2006), Geoff, Brandon and CMU
Sophomore, Tammy. They have nine (9) Grandchildren, Morgan, Kylie,
Karleigh, Travis, Mallory, Autumn, Landon, Aiden and Hailey. They’ve
experienced the loss of two grandchildren., Paige in 2012 and another in 2016.