Program Contacts

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For questions aboutContact
The status of your application and completion of entry requirements Admissions in Bldg. 1 Ankeny Campus (515) 965-7145
1-800-362-2127, ext. 7145
Admission procedures and course planning and scheduling of entry requirements Academic Advisor or Counselor on your campus
Assistance with career program decisions, entry concerns and special person concerns Counselor on your campus
Program information, nursing program curriculum options, expectations and schedules Nursing Program Chair/Campus Coordinator on your campus
Curriculum policies/requirements, special circumstances Director of Nursing Education
Information session schedule or referrals to appropriate DMACC services Secretary on your campus
Program requirements, nursing program curriculum options, Health forms, CPR, Information Session schedules and registration Program Coordinator
COMPASS Testing Assessment Center on your campus
Assistance with reading, math, writing skills, high school level chemistry and biology and test taking skills Academic Achievement Center on your campus

Program Contacts

District Nursing Administration

2006 South Ankeny Blvd., Bldg. 24
Ankeny, IA 50023-8995
FAX: (515) 965-6008

Director Nursing Education:

Kendra Ericson
(515) 964-6466 or 1-800-362-2127
Ankeny Campus, ext. 6466

Program Coordinator:

Wendy Ferraro
(515) 965-7164 or 1-800-362-2127
Ankeny Campus, ext. 7164

District Administrative Assistant:

Linette Connell
(515) 964-6324 or 1-800-362-2127
Ankeny Campus, ext 6324

Campus Contacts

Ankeny Campus:

2006 South Ankeny Blvd.
Building #24 - Health & Public Services
Ankeny, IA 50023-8995
FAX: (515) 965-6008
Phone: (515) 964-6200 or 1-800-362-2127 and last four digits of phone number


Amanda Becker
Nursing Program Chair/Instructor
(515) 965-7346, Bldg. 24-312A

Linette Connell
Administrative Assistant
(515) 964-6324, Bldg. 24-212


Sheri Husak
Academic Advisor-Health Programs
(515) 964-6467, Bldg. 1-06


Shari McLean-Merten
(515) 964-6307, Bldg. 2
Advisor Website


Boone Campus:

1125 Hancock Drive
Boone, IA 50036-5399
FAX: (515) 432-6311 or (515) 433-5033
Phone: (515) 432-7203 or 1-800-362-2127 and last four digits of phone number

Natalia Thilges
Nursing Program Chair/Instructor
(515) 433-5076

Ann Hull
Administrative Assistant
(515) 433-5071

Shelby Hildreth
Academic Advisor
(515) 433-5024

Carroll Campus:

906 N. Grant Road
Carroll, IA 51401-2525
FAX: (712) 792-6358
Phone: (712) 792-1755 or 1-800-362-2127 and last four digits of phone number

Jean Voege
Campus Coordinator
(712) 792-8513, Room125

Val Enenbach
Academic Advisor
(712) 792-8331

Newton Campus:

600 N. 2nd. Ave. W.
Newton, Iowa 50208
FAX: (641) 791-1728
Phone: (641) 791-3622 or 1-800-362-2127 and last four digits of phone number

Alex Thompson
Nursing Program Chair/Instructor
(641) 791-1736, Room 114-A

Jody Stiles
Academic Advisor
Room 106

Urban/Des Moines Campus:

1100 7th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
FAX: (515) 248-7253
Phone: (515) 244-4226 or 1-800-362-2127 and last four digits of phone number

Steven Orazem
Nursing Program Chair/Instructor       
515-697-7846, Room 237

Shanna L. Fountain, Ph.D.
Academic Advisor
Urban Bldg. 1-101H
Kate Chandler Ernst
Academic Advisor
Urban Bldg. 1-101G