The Sanford Center for Aging at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine has named Susan Harris the new program coordinator of health and wellness, and Krystal Pyatt the new marketing and communications specialist.
Harris is also an emeritus associate director of the Gerontology Academic Program at the UNR Med since 2020. She holds a master’s degree in sciences and a Doctor of Philosophy, all from the University of Nevada, Reno.
As a program coordinator of health and wellness, Harris will be responsible for the coordination of a variety of evidence-based programs for elders and their caregivers.
Pyatt recently worked for The Children’s Cabinet, a local nonprofit that supports children and families, and has been working in public relations for over 10 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism, emphasis on public relations from the University of Nevada, Reno.
As a marketing and communications specialist, Pyatt will be responsible for elevating the understanding of the organization and the many services it provides.