University of Nebraska Medical Center

Alyssa Spartz, MPH

Rural education and training manager


Alyssa Spartz

Alyssa Spartz is BHECN’s rural education and training manager. In this role, she provides overall coordination and management for BHECN rural education and training efforts. Prior to taking this position, Alyssa was BHECN’s training/internship associate and helped key BHECN programs.

Alyssa started her career by working as a graduate research assistant for the Department of Emergency Management and the Office of Health Security. While there she aided in developing emergency preparedness and response plans during the initial phases of the COVID-19 pandemic.

After graduating in May 2022, Alyssa joined UNMC's College of Public Health Academic Affairs team. In this role, she was able to help facilitate the improvement of course evaluation processes and offer input in the development of a new capstone course design.

Alyssa holds a bachelor of science in psychology, a bachelor of science in emergency management, and a master of public health degree from UNMC.