Staff Directory


Maria Madrigal Shaffer - Director

Dirk Ruthrauff, MBA - Associate Director

Wendy Oliver, BSN, RN - Director of Nursing

Sherri Ochoa - Administrative Assistant

Melissa Norris - Coordinator, Special Projects

Staff Physicians

Daniel Little, MD - Medical Chief of Staff/Family Physician

Ariya Abraham, MD - Family Physician

Julie Arends, MD - Family Physician

Ruth J. Avila, MD - Family Physician

Consulting Physicians

Scott Ahles, MD - Psychiatry

Cynthia Roberts, MD - Consulting Radiologist

Leah Press, MD - Dermatology

Nurse Practitioners

Kay Busby, NP

Sue Erickson, NP

Marianne Hamm, NP

Melissa Roberts, FNP

Nurse/Medical Assistant Staff

Karina Lomeli-Smith, RN

Lisa Poole, RN

Susan Andersen, LVN

Tammy Dodt, MA

Andrea Garcia, MA

Bill Her, MA

Maria Royola, MA

Kalue Thaoxaochay, MA

Appointment Desk / Medical Records

Rhonda Beaver - Clerical Support

Nellie Lee - Medical Records Supervisor


Dr. Mohammed Saeed

Michele Meza - Phlebotomist 


Sarah Hoffman - Radiologic Technologist


Mark Facchini, Pharm D. - Pharmacist

Julia Nguyen - Pharmacy Technician

Edward Romero - Pharmacy Technician

Health Promotion and Wellness Services

Kathy Yarmo, MPH - Coordinator

Stephanie Annett, RD - Health Educator/Registered Dietitian

Georgianna Negron-Long  - Health Educator

Psychological Counseling

Rebecca Raya-Fernandez, Psy.D. - Coordinator

Kristi Eldred- Administrative Coordinator

Gena Gechter, Ph.D. - Psychologist (Training Coordinator)

Leslie Weiser, Psy.D. - Psychologist

Bruce McAlister, LCSW-Counselor

Josie Rangel, LCSW - Counselor

Ya-Shu Liang, Ph.D. - Psychologist

Myrna Pacheco, LMFT - Counselor

Scott Ahles, M.D. - Psychiatrist