LSCS Respiratory Care Departments

Welcome to the Respiratory Care departments of Lone Star College System!

You can use your Respiratory Care courses toward an Associate of Applied Science workforce degree. Find out how!

Respiratory Care Department Director


Kenny McCowen BS
Phone: 281.312.1608
Office: HSB 118F
Department Web site

The department director's office is your primary source for all program, course and transfer questions.  The department director approves all coursework exceptions and prior learning experiences for credit courses toward your degree or certificate.  CE-to-Credit linked courses can also be verified by contacting the department director or dean.

Respiratory Care Department Deans & Faculty


Dr. Linda Luehrs Wolfe
Dean of Sciences & Health Occupation (SHO)
Office: HSB 102C

Fiona Campbell
Director Clinical Education
Phone: 281.312.1599
Office: HSB 202D
Faculty Website

Michael Harshfield
Phone: 281.312.1638
Office: HSB 202P
Web Site

Elizabeth Kelley Buzbee
Phone: 281.312.1605
Office: HSB 118V
Faculty Web site

Melissa Dearing
Associate Professor
Phone: 281.943.6838
Office: HSB 202C
Faculty Web site

Gary Wynne
Assistant Professor
Phone 281.943.6849
LSC-Health Professions Building
Faculty Web Site

Timothy Dean
Assistant Professor
Phone: 281.943.6826
Office: HPB 200Q
LSC-Health Professions Building