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Jennifer DeBourge
Shannon Tournier
Kenny Wilson

Nancy Miller

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Jennifer DeBourge

Jennifer DeBourgeTitle: OTA Fieldwork Cord/Asst Prof
Office: CTE 160C

Master of Science Occ. Therapy: Washington University

Jenny graduated from Washington University School of Medicine Program in Occupational Therapy in December of 2007 with a Masters of Science. Since then she has worked in Illinois, Missouri, Texas, North Carolina, and Alabama. Jenny has worked in many settings ranging from Hospital, Skilled Nursing Facility, Outpatient Pediatrics, Hippo-therapy, Aquatic Therapy, School-based, and Early Intervention. Jenny has a husband and 2 children who keep her busy outside of work. Jenny enjoys spending her summer weekends at Rend Lake and reading many Novels. Jenny also loves ALL superhero movies and the Chicago Cubs.

Shannon Tournier

Shannon TournierTitle: OTA Program Dir/Faculty
Office: CTE 160B

Master of Arts: Univ Of Missouri - St Louis
Bachelor of Science: Greenville College
Associate of Applied Science: Lewis & Clark Comm Coll

Shannon Tournier COTA/L, is the Program Director for the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Jefferson College. She graduated from the OTA Program at Lewis and Clark Community College in December of 2000. In 2009, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership from Greenville College and in 2013 earned a Master of Arts in History and Museum Studies from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Shannon has clinical expertise in the areas of acute care, inpatient rehab, skilled nursing facilities, school-based pediatrics, and outpatient pediatrics. She also has previous experience in higher education as an Academic Fieldwork Coordinator. Shannon is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association and the Missouri Occupational Therapy Association. She also has a certification from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy and holds a Missouri and Illinois OTA license. Shannon enjoys any opportunity to travel, visit museums, or Walt Disney World.

Kenny Wilson

Kenny WilsonTitle: AssocDean - Science & Health
Office: CTE 101B

Master of Health Science: Washington University
Bachelor of Physical Therapy: Saint Louis University

Kenny received his BS in Physical Therapy from Saint Louis University in 1991 and MHS from Washington University of Saint Louis in 2001. Kenny is also a Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist, a Certified Hand Therapist, and Certified Athletic Trainer. He has spent his 20+year career focused on treating orthopedic patients. Although Kenny has treated a wide variety of orthopedic diagnoses, his area of focus has been the care of upper extremity injuries in the athletic and industrial populations. In addition to his role as Division Chair of Health Occupation Programs and adjunct faculty for the OTA and PTA Programs at Jefferson College, Kenny has served as an adjunct faculty member at Saint Louis University in the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training. Kenny is a member of the National Athletic Trainer`s Association, American Physical Therapy Association, National Network of Health Career Programs in Two-Year Colleges, and the Missouri Community College Association.


Nancy Miller

Nancy MillerTitle: Adjunct Faculty
Office: No Permanent Office
Phone:Contact Arts and Science Secretary at x3331 or Career and Tech Secretary at x3445

Master of Physical Therapy: Marquette University

Nancy received her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics in 1998 and Master of Physical Therapy degree in 2000 from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. She also received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Montana in 2018. She is a licensed physical therapist in MO.

She has treated patients in acute care and skilled nursing facilities and currently treats patients in home health. She has also worked in rehabilitation corporate compliance and as an instructor in another regional PTA program. In addition to her adjunct faculty role in Jefferson College`s PTA Program, Nancy also serves as a Laboratory Assistant at Washington University`s Program in Physical Therapy. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Missouri Physical Therapy Association.

Nancy enjoys running and spending time with her family while encouraging her children in basketball and youth triathlons.