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Dr. Lance Sherley    

Lance Sherley, DO

Dr. Sherley is our sponsoring physician. He is Board Certified in Family Practice. Dr. Sherley attended the University of Memphis (undergraduate), University of North Texas Science Center in Ft. Worth, TX (medical school) and did his residency in Dallas, TX. He came to APSU in Fall of 2000. He is married and has three children.

Dr. Dan Miller  

Dan Miller, MD, FAAFP

Dr. Miller is Board Certified in Family Practice and is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Miller attended the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and the F. Edward Herbert School of Medicine.  He did his residency at Dewitt Army Community Hospital. Dr. Miller's interests include reading, biking, running and stained glass.

Jill DeGraaw  

Jill de Graauw, FNP-C

Jill received her Bachelor of Nursing from Austin Peay and her Masters of Science in Nursing from Vanderbilt University.  Her clinical interests include minor procedures and mental health issues.  Jill is married and mother of two children. She enjoys camping, wildlife watching and is very active with her church and their youth group.  Jill recently returned from a mission trip to Guatemala, where she helped paint a school and install water filters in twenty homes.


Rhonda Lafferty, FNP-C

Rhonda received her Associate of Nursing degree from Excelsior College and her Masters of Science in Nursing from Frontier Nursing University. Clinical interests include health promotion and illness prevention. She is a Clarksville native and is married with 3 children. Rhonda enjoys boating, sports, and spending quality time with family and friends.


LaMora Garcia, FNP-C

LaMora received her Associate Degree of Nursing through Hopkinsville Community College. She received her Bachelor's of Nursing at Murray State University and her Masters Degree through Austin Peay State University. LaMora is married with three children. She enjoys eating, traveling to eat (LOL), reading, doing crossword puzzles, and watching football.

Donna Lucas  

Donna Lucas, Technical Clerk

Donna started at APSU as a student in 1996. She became our Technical Clerk in Fall of 2000. She is originally from Trinidad, West Indies. She obtained her degree in Health Care Management in the Spring of 2002. She has two children.

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Larci Byrd

Larci is a Clarksville native with 25 years of Health Care Management. She has two children and one granddaughter. She enjoys camping, trips to the beach and most of all, family time.


Lucy Clark, CMA



Karyn Perry, CMA

Karyn, a Clarksville native, received an Associate degree in Medical Assisting at Miller Motte Technical College. Since graduating in 2010, she gained outpatient experience working in obstetrics/gynecology and urology. She has one child, enjoys gardening, fishing, travel, and spending time with family.


Bridget Marley, MPH, CTTS-M

Bridget serves as the Coordinator for Student Wellness and Prevention.
She obtained a Bachelors of Science in Public Health, Community Health from East Stroudsburg University and her Masters in Public Health from West Chester University. She is also a Master Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist from the University of Pennsylvania. Bridget is an avid public health advocate and her mission is to bring the dimensions of wellness to Austin Peay. She enjoys exploring her new digs and always has her nose in a book.