Director of Clinical Operations
Department of Physical Therapy
Emily Sandvall joined the Department of Physical Therapy and the Department of Occupational Therapy as the Director of Clinical Operations in December 2022. In her role, she works collaboratively with clinical faculty and a team of Program Managers to support the clinical experiences for students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy and Doctor of Occupational Therapy programs.
Previously, Emily served as the Senior Director of Undergraduate Programs in the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Baylor, working closely with the recruitment, retention, and student success of undergraduate students in those programs (2011-2022) and as the Assistant Director of New Student Programs in the Division of Student Life, coordinating Baylor Line Camp, an extended orientation experience for new students (2008 – 2011). Prior to her time at Baylor, she served in various student affairs roles at Southern Methodist University, Belmont University, Azusa Pacific University, and Pomona College.
Emily earned her BS in Health Science from Baylor University and her MEd in College Student Affairs from Azusa Pacific University. Emily enjoys supporting her community through several volunteer roles in Waco and at Baylor in addition to spending time with her husband, Bryce, and their four girls–Fallin, Parker, Beckham, and Palmer.