Biography

Dr. Morris serves as Coordinator of the allied health major in the Department of Kinesiology and Allied Health, and teaches in the Allied Health program. A licensed physician assistant, her responsibilities include part-time clinical practice, teaching and mentoring students aspiring to careers as PAs, and coaching the University’s women’s tennis team. Dr. Morris is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, and the U.S, Tennis Association.

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Physical Education, Indiana University
  • M.S., Indiana University
  • B.S., Geneva College
  • Diploma in Physician Assistant Studies, Kettering College
  • Board-Certified Physician Assistant, National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Licensed to practice and prescribe as a Physician Assistant by the State Medical Board of Ohio

Interests

  • Favorite places to visit: the Canadian Rockies and Walt Disney World
  • Hobbies: Hiking, reading (mysteries and historical fiction), playing with her black lab “Pete”
  • Unusual Facts: Narrowly missed (by 2 pts.) qualifying for the 1960 Summer Olympics in marksmanship; held national marksmanship records; has completed two marathons (yes, the 26.2 miles)
  • Why Cedarville: I am thrilled to have the privilege of being part of a University that has maintained its intentional, evangelical stance as a Christ-centered institution. I’ve had the opportunity to be involved in both academics and athletics at the University, and know that the commitment permeates both areas.

Contact Information

Expert Topics

  • Healthcare of Older Adults
  • Roles of the Mid-Level Practitioner in Improvement of Healthcare Access
  • Value of Physical Exercise to the Older Adult