Vision & Mission

The purpose of Student Health is to promote a lifestyle of optimal wellness by providing quality accessible, cost-effective healthcare in the university setting. Student Health implements awareness programs aimed at prevention by identifying current trends related to collegiate health and wellness.


Meet your team 

Rita Albert, Student Health Director

Degree: RN, BBA

School: Broward College, Lynn University

Hometown: Coral Springs FL

Fun Fact: I am a mom to 24-year-old triplets who graduated from Lynn Class of 2021,2023

Hobbies:  Game night with the family, traveling, going to concerts and live sporting events

Years at Lynn University: 20 years


Heatherly Branch, Staff Nurse

Degree: A.S / RN, Nursing, Diploma

School: William Paterson University, NJ /Holy Name Medical School of Nursing, Teaneck, NJ

Hometown: Paterson, New Jersey

Fun fact and Hobby: Scuba diving, snorkeling, binge-watching hopelessly romantic movies

Years at Lynn University: 2 year


Ricardo Velez, Administrative Assistant

Degree: BBA

School: University of Puerto Rico (UPR)

Hometown: Arroyo, Puerto Rico

Hobbies:  Bike Riding

Years at Lynn University: 2 year


Janice Imhoff, Nurse Practitioner

Degree: Doctor of Nursing Practice

School: Florida Atlantic University

Hometown: Boca Raton, FL

Fun fact and Hobby: Pickle Ball and spending time my family

Years at Lynn University: 15 years


Debra Futterman, Executive Director for Student Health & Wellness 

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Location and Hours

Snyder Center for Student Health and Wellness

T:  561-237-7231

F:  561-237-7705




Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Summer hours are typically 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

*Changes to hours will be posted outside Student Health                                                                                         


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