Dr. Lori is proud to introduce her bright and dedicated staff:
Front & Back Office:
Chris L. meets you and greets you and answers your calls. She joined Dr. Lori in 2005. She has 3 stepchildren and 9 amazing grandchildren.
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. 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. 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. 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!
Traci R. joined Dr. Lori in 2018. She taught pre-K for 18 years before joining Dr Lori’s team. Traci serves you at the Check-Out Window. She is the proud Mom of Kyla, Kiersten, and Kamdyn. In her spare time she enjoys being on the water, spending time with her children, and shopping.
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. 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. joined us in January 2007. She is an R.N. and mother of 3 fantastic kids.
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 Sarah G. grew up in Memphis, TN and earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. She has a passion for pediatrics and loves getting to watch her patients grow up! Sarah and her husband love traveling, biking, kayaking, unicycling, and going to the dog park with their border collie, Petey!
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 Julie F. joined Dr. Lori in 2018. Julie is an RN who has worked in healthcare for the last 16 years. She is a graduate of St. Petersburg College where she obtained an Associate of Science (AS), Associate in Arts (AA), and a Bachelor of Science (BSN) Degree in Nursing.
Julie is a devoted wife, married to husband (James), and mother to a beautiful daughter (Ameerah).
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.
Nurse Aaliyah M. joined Dr. Lori in 2019. She is an LPN who was born and raised in St. Petersburg. She has had a passion for children since she was a child herself. Aaliyah enjoys caring for others and spending times with family and friends – reading, traveling and taking her yorkie-poo ( Klondyke) for walks.
Nurse Marissa A. joined Dr. Lori in 2019. She is an RN who was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, then moved to Florida in 2015. She completed her nursing degree at Galen College of Nursing with her ADN (Associate Degree of Nursing) developing a passion for caring for children of all ages. Marissa also has a strong passion for animals and has been an emergency and critical care veterinary technician for 8 years. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends, family, her two kitties (Chicho and Wally), going for runs outdoors and enjoying time fishing with her boyfriend.
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.