Our Team

Graduate Medical Education (GME) Administration

8 people in office attire standing posed with Goldy GopherService philosophy

We are your University of Minnesota Medical School Graduate Medical Education Office.  We are
G - Growing collaboratively to serve our GME community of learners, educators and administrators
M - Motivating progress by streamlining service and technology; and
E - Excelling in support of education for our future healthcare professionals.

Service standards

  • Leadership
  • Respect
  • Collaboration
  • Accountability
  • Integrity

Meet the GME team

The operations team uses a shared email address: gme@umn.edu.  Email us there regarding any topic!  For private/sensitive matters, continue to use personal email addresses (listed below).

John Andrews, MD

Headshot of John AndrewsAssociate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Designated Institution Official
andrews@umn.edu
612-626-4009
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Tasha LeCocq

Headshot of Tasha LecocqAccreditation & Technology Consultant
lecocq@umn.edu
612-624-9641
G254-7 Mayo

Heather Woeste

Headshot of Heather WoesteCompliance/Certification Analyst & Project Manager
heather@umn.edu
612-626-4959
G254-7 Mayo

Michael Cullen, PhD

Headshot of Michael CullenDirector of Evaluation
cull0061@umn.edu
612-626-1129
G254-10 Mayo

Monica Petrov

monicaAccreditation & Compliance Specialist
mpetrov@umn.edu
612-626-3479
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Kaz Nelson, MD

KAZ

Associate DIO of GME
kjnelson@umn.edu
612-273-9851

Christy Illig

czHuman Resources & Data Management Associate
cillig@umn.edu
612-626-0631
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Carol Sundberg

Headshot of Carol SundbergDirector of Operations
sundb001@umn.edu
612-626-3317
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