Cara Vickery

Ms. Cara M. Vickery

Position: Director of Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Phone: 419.372.0884
Address: 329B George Mylander Hall

Ms. Vickery began her career as a Radiologic Technologist prior to studying Sonography at Owens Community College.  She earned her Bachelors of Science Degree from Siena Heights University and a Masters of Education in Healthcare from St. Joseph's College of Maine.  She is currently the Program Director/ Instructor for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Bowling Green State University, Firelands College and a practicing sonographer.  She gives back to her profession as a test item writer for ARDMS, site visitor for CAAHEP, and volunteer committee member for the SDMS.  She serves a  board member for the International Foundation For Sonography Education and Research. She has collaborated with Pan American Health Organization/ World Health Organization for several sonography health initiatives.


Ms. Cheryl Helmke

Position: Clinical Education Coordinator, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Phone: 419-372-0857
Address: 316e George Mylander Hall

Ms. Cheryl Helmke completed her training to become a sonographer at Owens Community College in 2003 and has worked as a sonographer at Wood County Hospital for fifteen years. She is currently registered with the ARDMS in Abdomen, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Breast and Vascular ultrasound. In 2012 she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration from Mercy College of Ohio.  Ms. Helmke is the Clinical Education Coordinator at Bowling Green State University, Firelands College and a practicing sonographer. 


Ms. Tamara A Page

Position: Adjunct Faculty, Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Ms. Tamara Page graduated from Owens Community College with an Associate Degree in Applied Science, Diagnostic Medical Sonography. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree, Ultrasound from Florida Hospital College, School of Health Sciences. She is currently registered in Abdomen, Breast, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Vascular and Adult Echocardiography. She has been performing ultrasound since 1991. She is a practicing sonographer at NOMS Imaging. She has experience teaching in Ultrasound Programs in Cleveland and Toledo since 2004 and has been a clinical instructor since 1999. She is a volunteer with the ARDMS, and with Heartbeat Pregnancy Centers in Northwest Ohio.