Our Staff

Catherine Morton, Ed.D.

HCOP Program Director

The Project Director has overall administrative responsibility for the operation of all phases of the program.  The Director serves as chairman of the advisory board which governs policy and curriculum change as HCOP interfaces with the professional schools at West Virginia University.


Kasandra Kasten

HCOP Program Specialist

The Program Specialist is the primary contact and manager of the Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) central office. This position administers, develops and promotes a major education and outreach program currently serving West Virginia graduating high school and college undergraduate students. Kasandra is also the HCOP recruiter, visiting high schools and colleges throughout West Virginia.