Physician Assistant Program - Jacksonville

Faculty and Staff

Stephanie Brighton

Stephanie Brighton

Stephanie joined the Physician Assistant Department at Nova Southeastern University - Jacksonville in July, 2008, as the Administrative Assistant for the program. She became the Clinical Support Coordinator in January, 2009. In 2013, Stephanie was promoted to the position of  Clinical Director.  She is responsible for overseeing the clinical responsibilities of the program which include managing the Clinical Team and overseeing placement of the 2nd year students in their clinical rotations.

Her employment background consists of 20 years of Bank Management experience. Stephanie has received many Banking Awards and holds various Banking Certifications, Licenses, and educational achievements through Commerce University in Marlboro, New Jersey. Her strong banking background includes staffing, team building, employee training, and development as well as all responsibilities needed to manage at the branch level.

Stephanie is very proud to have an active involvement with charitable organizations. She served on the Board of Directors for The American Heart Association, Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, as well as Hospice of Camden County, New Jersey. She has been very active in Rotary Associations in Cherry Hill, NJ and St. Augustine, FL. Stephanie has also volunteered with Meals on Wheels in St. Augustine and Hospice of North Florida.

Stephanie has completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Nova Southeastern University and will complete her Masters Degree in Developmental Disabilities from Nova Southeastern University in April, 2014.

Stephanie is originally from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and has lived in Jacksonville, Florida since 1989.