Director of Clinical Rotations
Teresa Henderson came to LUCOM in 2013 from Centra Health in Lynchburg where she worked since 1995. She was most recently the Payer Enrollment Credentialing Coordinator processing insurance applications for providers. Prior to this position, she was the Executive Assistant to Dr. Chalmers Nunn, Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President, and President of Centra Medical Group. She also served as Residency Coordinator for 13 years at Lynchburg Family Medicine Residency where she proudly helped graduate 52 MDs and DOs from the three-year residency program.
Teresa has over 40 years experience in the administrative professional field holding certification as a Certified Administrative Professional through the Institute for Certification, International Association of Administrative Professionals, as well as a Certified Medical Office Manager, from the Practice Management Institute, VA Board of Medicine.
Teresa is thrilled to be a part of LUCOM and wholeheartedly supports its mission statement of providing a Christian environment of learning while instilling Christian values of integrity and professionalism for each and every student.
Teresa lives in the Forest area with her husband, Stuart, and four-legged child, Sadie, a beautiful Border Collie/Australian Shepard mix. They are active members of their church where Teresa sings in the choir and Stuart serves as an usher. In her spare time, she is an avid crafter and owns “Tees’ Wreaths and Things,” an on-line service for anyone desiring custom silk arrangements or other decorating needs.