Department Leadership and Staff

Family Medicine Leadership

Warren P. Newton, MD MPH, William B. Aycock Professor and Chair
Timothy P. Daaleman, DO MPH, Professor and Vice Chair
Ronald W. Lingley, MSPH, Associate Chair for Administration
Margaret R. Helton, MD, Professor and Director of Operations

Administrative staff listed alphabetically by area of expertise
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Human Resources, Accounting & Administration
Jaime Adams, Human Resources Assistant, 919-966-4368
Ada Benitez, Accounting Technician, 919-966-3438
Sonya Buford, Business Analyst, 919-966-3506

Nili Clifford, Manager of HR and Administrative Services, 919-966-3303
Lyn Gilbert, Assistant to Associate Chair for Administration, Credentialing Coordinator 919-966-2236
Pam Hoover, Manager of Financial Services, 919-966-3907
Sheila McQuaig, Receptionist, 919-966-3711
, Executive Assistant to the Chair, 919-966-3197
Savonne Stephens, Accounting Technician, 919-966-0325

Research Support
Emily Olsson, Study Coordinator, 919-843-5234
Leah Ranney, PhD MA, Associate Director, Tobacco Prevention and Evaluation Program, 919-843-8354
Jean Russell, Research and Grants Manager, 919-966-5483Laura Tuttle, MA, Project Manager, 919-966-2881

Program Support
Dionne Apple, Faculty Support Associate, 919-843-6552
Dawn Brock, MPA, Fellowship Assistant Director, 919-966-3562  
Daniel Chegash
, Manager of Program Operations, 919-966-5593
Reid Johnson
, Medical Student Coordinator, 919-966-3106
Carolyn Joines
, Medical Student Coordinator, 919-966-2824
Erica Lloyd, Faculty Support Associate, 919-966-0543
Lauretta Lowery
, Faculty Support Associate, 919-966-2718
Karen Salerno, Scheduling Coordinator, 919-966-6091
Jessica Smith, Residency Coordinator, 919-966-3456
Patty Neff, Project Coordinator, 919-966-3125

Information Technology
Allison Hearne, Assistant Network Administrator (clinical), 919-966-2086
Todd Meath, Network Administrator, 919-966-3785
Philip Moser, Assistant Network Administrator (academic), 919-966-4578

Community Health Initiatives:  Carolina Health Net, AccessCare of Central Carolina, Health Disparities, Wellness@ Work, REACH, Project Connect
Sherry Hay, MPA, Project Director, 919-843-2015
Tim Smith, MPA, Program Manager, 919-843-6825

Communications & Development
Donna Parker, MPH, Director of Communications and Marketing, 919-843-4760
Julea Steiner, MPH, Director of Health Programming, 919-966-8081
Brad Wilson, Director of Development, 919-843-5112

Clinical Administration

, Family Medicine Center Manager, 919-966-1596
Yvette McMiller, Assistant Practice Manager, 919-966-7844
Karen Poole-Dawkins, Clinic Support Staff Manager, 919-966-7957
Kevin Tate, MHA, Director of Clinical Business Operations, 919-966-7844
Kevah Jones, Family Medicine Center Administrative Assistant, 919-966-1987 


Clinical Support - Front Desk

Yvette McMiller, 919-966-7844
Melissa Brown
Monique Chanakira
Tawanna Fulcher
Erica Geer
Jacci Hatfield
Harriet Jondahl
Marisol Litzinger
Ron Paisant
Erica Payne
Courtney Remsberg
Anne Torain

Clinical Support - Team Reps
Team 1- Marvena Muldrow
Team 2- Eunice Thomas
Team 3- Jan Scott
Team 4- Vickie Jeffries

Clinical Support - Nursing
Jana Bradley, RN
Branisha Burns, CMA
Ashley Cates, CMA
Daniel Cheek, CMA
Diane Corbett, NA
Michele Gibson, RN
Janice Harvey, CMA
Carolyn King, LPN
Tiffany McKiver, LPN
Fiona Mclean, CMA
Jessica Patino, CMA
Joanne Paylor, CMA
Melissa Pechota, CMA
Wanda Reed, CMA
Brenda St Arnold, CMA
Nakia Stewart, CMA
Larry Turner, CMA
Zaray Turnbull, CMA
Katelyn Whitecotton, 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
Audra Campbell, Lab Supervisor
Kassie Powell
Kim Riley

Clinical Support - X-Ray
Suzanne Virtue

Clinical Support - Nutrition
Susannah Southern, RD, Nutritionist

Clinical Support - Financial
Beatriz Baumann-Chacon, Financial Counselor
Rodney Mangum, Financial Counselor

Clinical Support - Social Work
Amy Prentice, MSW
Rayhaan Adams, MSW

Clinical Support - Tobacco Use Treatment
Carol Ripley-Moffitt, MDiv, CTTS (FMC)
Susan Trout, LCSW, MSPH, CTTS (Cancer Center)
Laurel Sisler (Inpatient)
Barbara Silver, MA, CTTS (Employees)