Kelli Kruzel

Associate Professor

JWU Faculty Since 2016

Assistant Professor Kelli Kruzel

Contact Info


Kelli Kruzel, M.S.P.A.S., PA-C, is originally from Buffalo, New York, where she completed her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Biology. She then graduated with her M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies from D’Youville College.

Kruzel has a background working as a Physician Assistant in emergency medicine and primary care and serves as the program’s clinical coordinator. She currently chairs the PA Admissions Committee.

In her spare time, she enjoys baking and traveling and is an avid fan of college basketball and Buffalo sports teams.


  • M.S.P.A.S., D’Youville College
  • B.A., Psychology, Canisius College

I have a background working as a PA in emergency medicine and primary care and have prior experience as a clinical coordinator.


  • PAS6450: Behavioral and Mental Health Clinical course
  • PAS6250: Internal Medicine Clinical Course
  • PAS6200: Family Medicine Clinical Course