Student Health Services



Medical Director
Marnie Marlette, MD - Dr. Marnie Marlette was awarded her Doctorate of Medicine by Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston Salem, North Carolina. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from Meredith College in Raleigh, North Carolina. She completed her residency training at North Carolina Baptist Hospital and Bowman Gray school of Medicine. Dr. Marlette had been in private practice for 16 years prior to joining Cornerstone Health Care in 2011. She enjoys water skiing, scrapbooking, skeet/clay targets, and Tae Kwon Do, but her biggest joy is her family.
Rhys Wittenberg, Certified Nurse Practitioner - Rhys received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She received her Master of Science degree in Family Nurse Practitioner at Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, Tennessee. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Alicia Warrick, Certified Physician Assistant - Alicia received a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Medicine at Guilford College. She is a graduate of the Physician Assistant program at Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed by the North Carolina Medical Board. She has practiced locally for 15 years in family medicine, urgent care, and student health before joining our staff in 2013.
Susan Disher, LPN, Immunization Compliance Administrator - Susan earned her Licensed Practical Nurse degree at Forsyth Technical Community College. She has extensive experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse. As a mother, she understands the importance of compassionate and quality care for our students. Susan and her family reside in Thomasville, NC.
MichelleSotoMichelle Soto, CMA, Clinical Coordinator - Michelle received CCMA certification through NHA. She is from Northeast Ohio and has over twenty years of experience in the medical field, 8 of those years have been with Cornerstone Health Care. Michelle has 3 children and 3 grandchildren and understands the importance of caring and guidance for our students. In her free time, she enjoys baking, cooking and shopping.
Liz Huggins, CMA - Liz received her CMA certification through Brookstone College in Greensboro, NC. As a mother, she understands the importance of dedication and caring for our students.
Sytwesha Washington, CCMA - Sytwesha received her Medical Assisting training through Cedar's Medical Center in South Carolina and received her certification through AAMA. She is certified in bone density testing through York Technical College, and she received certification in phlebotomy from Professional Medical Services. Sytwesha takes pride in being a mother and she understands the need to provide a calm and caring demeanor for our students.
Andrea Jarvis, CCMA - Andrea received CCMA certification through AAMA. Andrea resides in Welcome with her family. As a mother, she understands the importance of caring and compassion for our HPU students, since each student is someone’s child away from home.
Lauren DowlinLauren D. Smith, CMA- Lauren graduated Cum Laude from ECPI University receiving an Associate Degree in Health Sciences, with a major in Medical Assisting. She is certified as a Medical Assistant through AAMA, and also as a Phlebotomy Technician through NHA. Lauren looks forward to bringing her experience and passion for quality care to Student Health Services.
Alana Follas, Front Office Receptionist - Alana received her Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Technology from Randolph Community College. As the mother of three boys, she has mastered the art of planning, organization and coordination, and understands the need for a structured and supportive approach to our students’ care. Alana resides with her husband and three boys in Belews Creek, NC.
Gerri Tickle, Practice Manager - Gerri has been with Cornerstone Health Care for over 23 years. She has been actively engaged in healthcare as a Practice Manager, Corporate Trainer and a Certified Professional Coder. As the Practice Manager for High Point University’s Student Health clinic, she provides leadership and creates a motivational and enthusiastic environment. Gerri is a proud mother of two and understands the importance of being dedicated to inspiring the development of students and challenging them to make a positive contribution to society.


Student Health Services by Cornerstone Health Care is located in the lower level of Wilson Residence Hall at 805 Panther Drive.

Please schedule an appointment with us by stopping by or calling us.

(336) 841-4683
(336) 841-4693 (fax)