Dr. Reid Hayward serves as the Director of UNCCRI. He is a Professor of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Northern Colorado, and is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Physiological Society. Dr. Hayward oversees all UNCCRI operations.
Ph.D., Clinical Coordinator
Dr. Jessica Brown serves as the Clinical Coordinator of UNCCRI. She has been working in the fitness and clinical industries for over 10 years, and is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Council on Exercise. Dr. Brown coordinates all clinical services, supervises all personnel, and oversees all daily operations of the Institute.
Ph.D., Research Coordinator
Dr. Dan Shackelford serves as the Research Coordinator for UNCCRI. He is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Council on Exercise. Dr. Shackelford has been working in clinical rehabilitation for over a decade, and is responsible for coordinating all human clinical research studies conducted at the Institute.
B.S., Program Manager
Allison Mendes serves as the Program Manager for UNCCRI. She is currently a graduate student completing her degree in Exercise Physiology at UNC. She was also the former Graduate Assistant here at UNCCRI. Allison manages all patient intake and referral procedures, is responsible for scheduling initial patient physical assessments, assists with UNCCRI staff training, and oversees daily operations of the Institute.