Dr. Lori is proud to introduce her bright and dedicated staff:

Front & Back Office:

Carol Z.

Carol Z. was born and raised in Wisconsin but is now a resident of Florida for over 20 years. Carol is the proud mother of 2 daughters Andrazia & Alyssa Joy. She and her husband Kurt own Kayak Nature Adventures and, in her spare time, Carol enjoys creating fun and colorful artwork. She has been with the practice since 2009 and is the sister of Nurse Barb. She will greet you upon arrival and loves most watching your kids grow!

Erin T.

Erin T. was born and raised in Illinois. She attended The University of Iowa, St. Petersburg College and The University of South Florida. She has her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She is married to Ron and mother to Connor (born 2001) and Cate (born 2003). Erin is our billing specialist and joined Dr. Lori in 2009.

Patti N.

Patti N. joined our front office team in 2010. She checks your family in and out and answers your calls. She is a Florida native and a proud UF Gator. She is the energetic mom of two incredible kids, Jacob and Caitlyn.

LaDonna I.

LaDonna I. joined Dr. Lori in 2013. She has 4 incredible daughters and 2 new grand-babies.

Amanda C. joined Dr. Lori in 2018.  She is enjoying getting to know all of the faces of our families. She is the proud mom of 2 growing boys, Keegan and Karson.  Amanda loves being a baseball and Cub Scout mom!

Michelle M. was born and raised in St. Petersburg and has worked in Pediatrics for over 20 years. She is married to Jim, and is proud mom to son Greyson (born 1999). They are a military family… Go Army! Michelle loves to scrapbook and also enjoys decorating, doing arts and crafts and thrifting with friends. Michelle was Dr. Lori’s first employee (2000), and recently rejoined the practice in 2020.

Clara P. was raised here in St. Petersburg FL. She joined the office in 2021. Dr. McAuliffe was her pediatrician as a baby! Clara has considered this practice her family and this office her home for many years! She feels blessed to work with such an amazing crew. Her passion has always been working with babies and kids while finishing her degree in Healthcare Administration.

Clara enjoys relaxing in the sun by the pool and traveling with her family! Fun fact – Clara collects coffee mugs on just about every trip she takes. Her collection is continuing to grow! Clara has two fur babies, Boomer and Boca, who have stolen her heart!


Nurse Terri M.

Nurse Terri M. is an RN who joined Dr. Lori in 2002. She is a graduate of St. Pete College. She is the active and enthusiastic mother of two children, David and Ashley.

Nurse Luann L.

Nurse Luann L. is an LPN who joined us in 2006. She is a graduate of The University of Pennsylvania College of Nursing. She is the devoted mother of 3, and grandmother of 3.

Nurse Tracy K.

Nurse Tracy K. joined us in January 2007.  She is an R.N. and mother of 3 fantastic kids.

Nurse Sarah B.

Nurse Sarah B. joined Dr. Lori as a pediatric nurse in 2016.  She  is a bubbly and enthusiastic RN. Sarah  received her Bachelors in Elementary Education in  2011 and then followed up with her RN  at St. Petersburg College. Her passion is working with children, whether it be educating them or taking care of them.  Recently married, Sarah enjoys spending time on the boat with her husband, Cameron,  and her Golden-doodle, Dexter.

Nurse Jeanmarie

Nurse Jeanmarie became an LPN in 2016 and joined our team in 2017. She is the proud mom of Emily and McKenna and loves being able to work with children everyday!

Nurse Kelsie F.

Nurse Kelsie F. joined Dr. Lori in 2019.   Kelsie is an RN who has a background in elementary education. She is married to a Marine Corps veteran and lives in Seminole. She is the proud mom of 3 rescue dogs and 2 cats.  Her hobbies include spending days at the beach, networking with local rescues to find homes for shelter pets, and repurposing furniture.

Kerri A

Nurse Kerri A. joined Dr. Lori in 2019.  She was born and raised in Tampa, Florida. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of South Florida in 2002 and her Masters in Reading Education in 2010. Kerri was a teacher for 10 years and decided to follow her passion into Nursing. She became an RN in May of 2019 from St. Petersburg College.

Kerri loves working with children and seeing them grow in many ways. She also loves to travel around the world with her husband, crafting & painting, and enjoying time with her family.

Nurse Lauren S. joined Dr. Lori in 2020. Lauren is an RN who received her first Bachelor’s degree in Family & Child Sciences at Florida State University and her second Bachelor’s degree in Nursing at Utica College. She has enjoyed working as a pediatric nurse since 2018 and is excited to watch your kids grow! In her free time, Lauren loves to be at the beach with her two goldendoodles, Teddy & Bailey.

Dr. Lori does not employ physician assistants or nurse practitioners. Pediatricians complete four years of college, then four years of medical school, and then three years of an accredited pediatric residency program. Dr. Lori believes that every child deserves the benefit of the training and experience that only an examination by a board certified pediatrician can provide.