Department Leadership and Staff

Family Medicine Leadership


Cristen P. Page, MD, MPH, Chair

Ronald W. Lingley, MSPH, Associate Chair for Administration
Margaret R. Helton, MD, Associate Chair for Faculty Affairs
Tommy Koonce, MD, MPH, Vice Chair of Education
Katrina Donahue, MD, MPH, Vice Chair of Research

Administrative staff listed alphabetically by area of expertise 

Human Resources, Accounting & Administration
Jaime Adams, Human Resources Assistant, 984-974-4889
Sonya Buford, Business Analyst, 984-974-4526

Lyn Gilbert, Assistant to Associate Chair for Administration, Credentialing Coordinator 984-974-4882
Pam Hoover, Manager of Financial Services, 984-974-4886
, HR Consultant, 984-974-4879
Sheila McQuaig
, Receptionist, 984-974-4887  
Savonne Stephens, Accounting Technician, 919-966-0325
, Executive Assistant, 984-974-4576

Research Support
Leah Ranney, PhD, MA, Associate Director, Tobacco Prevention and Evaluation Program, 919-966-2803
Jean Russell, Research and Grants Manager, 984-974-4893MPH (Social Sciences Researcher)

 Program Support 
Daniel Chegash, Manager of Program Operations, 984-974-4655
, Faculty Support Associate, 984-974-4575
Dionne Apple, Faculty Support Associate, 984-974-4990  
Reid Johnson, Medical Student Coordinator, 984-974-4898
, Faculty Support Associate, 984-974-4463
, Faculty Support Associate, 984-974- 4576
Karen Peoples, Scheduling Coordinator, 984-974-4521
Jessica Smith, Residency Coordinator, 984-974-4544

Information Technology
Allison Hearne, Assistant Network Administrator (clinical), 984-974-5104
Todd Meath, Network Administrator, 984-974-4980
Philip Moser, Assistant Network Administrator (academic), 984-974-4878

Community Health Initiatives:  Carolina Health Net, AccessCare of Central Carolina, Health Disparities, Wellness@ Work, REACH, Project Connect
Sherry Hay, MPA, Project Director, 984-974-4892
Tim Smith, MPA, Program Manager, 984-974-4996

Communications & Development
Brad Wilso, Director of Development, 984-974-4467
, Faculty Support Associate and Communications Specialist, 984-974-4989

Clinical Administration

, Practice Administrator, 984-974-4289
, Assistant Practice Manager, 984-974-4288
, Patient Services Manager II, 984-974-4239
Kevah Jones, Family Medicine Center Administrative Assistant, 984-974-4214
, Lean leader 

Clinical Support - Administrative
Monique Chanakira
Jacci Hatfield
Ron Paisant
Anne Torain
Dana Trollinger
Marvena Muldrow
Lindsey Sheppard-Briggs

Clinical Support - Team Reps
Team 1- Latasha Stancil
Team 2- Eunice Thomas
Team 3- Jan Scott
Team 4- Vickie Jeffries
Triangle & REACH – Shawana Hodge

Clinical Support
Jana BradleyRN
Ashley Cates, CMA
Diane Corbett, CMA
Tammy Carlson, CMA
Ingrid Rubenacker, CMA
Rasheka Newbill, CMA 
Shaunessy Estes, CMA
Erica Geer, CMA
Michele Gibson, RN
Janice Harvey, CMA
Kiara Hubert, CMA
Carolyn King, LPN
Marisol Litzinger, CMA
Jolisa Love, CMA
Monica Martinez-Diaz, CMA
Fiona Mclean, CMA
Quanisha Mincy, CMA
Erica Payne, CMA
Kathy Piekielniak, LPN
Wanda Reed, CMA
Leonashia Rivera, CMA
Wilma Sanford, CMA
LaKenna Saunders, CMA
Zaray Turnbull, CMA
Jamie Wheeley, CMA
Taylor Miles, CMA
Tanisha Williams, CMA
Olive Nowik, CMA
Pat Hester, CMA

Clinical Support - Maternal and Child Health
Siobhan Wulff, RN, BS, C-EFM, Perinatal Nurse Coordinator, 919-966-2109
Lisa Biggs, Program Administrator, 919-843-7678

Clinical Support - Lab
Debbie Quintin

Kassie Powell
Kim Riley
Mercedes Harris

Clinical Support - X-Ray
Suzanne Virtue

Clinical Support - Nutrition
Susannah Southern, Nutritionist 

Clinical Support - Financial
Rodney Mangum, Financial Counselor
Brooke Sikes, Financial Counselor

Clinical Support - Social Work
Amy Prentice, MSW
Rayhaan Adams, MSW
Bridget Farrell, Case Manager
Stephanie Viola, MSW, M.Ed, LCSWA - Behavioral Health Care Assistant

Clinical Support - Tobacco Use Treatment & Weight Management

Laurel Sisler, LCSW LCAS CTTS – Director, Nicotine Dependence & Weight Management Programs
Susan Trout, LCSW, MSPH, CTTS – Family Medicine Nicotine Dependence Clinic
Stephanie Wilhoit-Reeves, LCSW CTTS – Weight Management Programs
Barbara Silver, MA, CTTS - Employee Tobacco Treatment Programs
Sarah Sterling, LCSWA CTTS – Cancer Center Tobacco Treatment Program
Eiman Newcomer, LCSW LCAS – Inpatient Tobacco Treatment Program