The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine administrative staff are located in the Patient Support Services Building and the Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center in Sacramento and on the UC Davis campus.  Staff members are responsible for the day to day administration of departmental programs and services as well as implementing policies and procedures set forth by the university, medical staff, and department in conjunction with state and national provisions.   Our administrative staff brings a wide range of backgrounds, unique skills, and years of experience to their positions, allowing them to provide the faculty with high quality support.

Chief Administrative Officer

Academic Personnel

  • Karen Anderson, 916-734-5032, MSO
  • Suresh Narayan, 916-734-7985, Academic and Staff Personnel Assistant (CRNA and SRNA Programs)
  • Michelle Singh, 916-734-5042, Personnel and Payroll Assistant (Credentialing, Payroll)
  • Kally Turner, 916-734-5048, Assistant to the Chair (Academic Faculty Recruitment)
  • Joyce Groen, 916-734-5028, Assistant to Vice-Chair, VCF appointments & Medical Student Coordinator

Finance Team

  • Kristin Britton-Isaacson, 916-734-5032, Manager, Business & Finance
  • Cynthia Adedipe, 916-734-7997, Anesthesia (Purchasing/Travel/Entertainment/CAMS)
  • vacant, 916-734-2431, Anesthesia (Purchasing/Travel/Entertainment/Malignant Hyperthermia-MH)
  • Vacant, Reimbursement Analyst
  • Hannah Smedstad, 916-734-7989, Anesthesia & Pain (Purchasing/Travel/Entertainment/StrataCap)

Information Technology Team

 Education Team

  • Beng Salud, 916-734-5169, Manager, Education Program
  • Damaris Gutierrez, 916-734-5062, Education Coordinator
  • Blythe Myers, 916-734-5311, Pediatric Anesthesia Section Assistant, Technical Writer, CAO Assistant
  • Sunita Randhawa, 916-734-5394, Cardiac Anesthesia Section Assistant
  • Beng Salud, 916-734-1574, CME Coordinator

Pain Medicine

  • vacant, 916-734-6516, Pain Division Manager
  • Mureen Darrington, 916-734-6824, Pain Fellowship Coordinator
  • Marnie Livingston,  916-734-7097, Assistant to Pain Division Chief