University of Vermont


Our Staff

The Center's administrative staff works (mostly) behind the scenes to ensure that our many services work smoothly.

  • Sue Demasi Sue Demasi

    Sue is the Business Manager for the Center for Health & Wellbeing. She has worked in the Center since 2002 and previously in the UVM Student Loan office for 17 years. She is responsible for the Financial and Human Resource operations for the Center. Sue earned her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Lyndon State College.

  • Tricia Frazer Tricia Frazer

    Tricia is the Center's Business Support Administrator. She provides financial and administrative support to the CHWB Business Manager, and is a member of the UVM NCHIP Team (National College Health Improvement Project). Before coming to UVM, Tricia worked at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, and Champlain College, in Burlington. She has two sons, one who is a UVM graduate, and one who is a graduate student at the University of North Carolina.

  • Jackie Hayes Jackie Hayes

    Jackie is the Administrative Assistant to the Director, Dr. Jon Porter, and joined the Center for Health & Wellbeing in the fall of 2013. With her degree from UVM, she has been employed by Plymouth Rock Assurance in Boston, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Vergennes Elementary. In any spare time that she has, Jackie enjoys practicing yoga.

  • Chris Lamson Chris Lamson

    Chris is the manager of the IT Team and supports the CHWB electronic health record system. Chris is responsible for information security and privacy at CHWB. He has over 15 years experience in healthcare IT administration including GE HEalthcare, Copley Health Systems and the University of Vermont Medical Center's Radiology Department. He and his wife Heather met at UVM and are both UVM alumni. Chris enjoys local craft beer and anything to do with motorcycles.

  • Ty Pratt Ty Pratt

    Ty is the primary technical support contact and is a system administrator for Point and Click at the CHWB. He has strong experience in PC deployments, technical support, security, networking and has supported many proprietary systems. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems and a minor in Business from Castleton University. You can find Ty on the sidelines as a Varsity Soccer Coach at Colchester High School. In his free time, Ty enjoys spending his days being active with his wife and two kids. And although he's not from Chicago, you're more than likely to see Ty sporting Blackhawks or Cubs apparel.

  • Rob Ryan Rob Ryan

    A self-described "Technology Utility Player" Rob came to the CHWB in 2000 from the University of Washington in Seattle. His background includes grantwriting, software development, and (!) bloodmobile-driving. At UVM he ensures that technology supports the overall goals of the Center for Health & Wellbeing. Rob keeps chickens, reads a lot, and has notably eclectic taste in music. He has seen Nirvana play "Safety Dance," and favors a good hotdog in Reykjavik.

Last modified February 02 2017 03:14 PM