Christa Donald – Senior Residency Coordinator
Christa joined the Office of Surgical Education in February 2019, transferring from the Section of Acute and Critical Care Surgery, where she served as Education Coordinator. In her role there, she coordinated the Surgical Critical Care fellowship, as well as the section’s continuing medical education courses. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 2003. Prior to joining the University staff in 2013, Christa spent several years managing accredited CME programming at various organizations. When she’s not at work, Christa can be found planning Girl Scout camping trips, working on her first novel, or listening to the lastest Brene Brown podcast.
Kelly Stockstill – Assistant Residency Coordinator
Kelly joined the Office of Surgical Education as Assistant Residency Coordinator for General Surgery in December 2023. Kelly is an experienced administrator within the non-profit and for-profit sectors. After earning her Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from University of Central Missouri, she began a 15-year career with the National Association of Drug Court Professionals. While there, she held a broad variety of roles, including Training Coordinator, Research Coordinator, and most recently Continuing Education Consultant. Kelly has also provided administrative support to the real estate brokerage she co-owns with her husband Joshua, where she has honed skills in event coordination, contract negotiation, and system design. In her spare time, she enjoys attempting to cook, reading, playing with her two kids and active puppy, and trying new restaurants with Joshua.