RMSCVA VIRGINIA FERTILITY CLINIC STAFF


Jody Halloran is the Practice Administrator for the Reproductive Medicine and Surgery Center. She was born in Asheville, North Carolina and has lived in Charlottesville for 16 years. She is married and a mother of two children. Jody is currently working on her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. 

Jody has been with the Reproductive Medicine practice for a total of eleven years and thoroughly enjoys interacting closely with patients and the staff.

She has extensive experience in administrative management and accounting. Jody has also obtained her Certified Professional Coding certification. Her passion at RMSCVA is to make sure that customer service is at the highest level possible.  Jody’s organization and customer service skills allow her to manage the RMSCVA staff so that your experience will be the best that it can be.

Michele Eavey is the Billing Analyst for Reproductive Medicine and Surgery Center of Virginia. She was born in Staunton and grew up in Highland County. Michele has over 10 years of experience in the medical field. She resides in Staunton with her husband. Other interests include traveling, scrapbooking, reading and gardening.

Jocelyn Fleming is an Administrative Assistant for Reproductive Medicine and Surgery Center of Virginia. She was born in Charlottesville and grew up in the beautiful County of Nelson.  She is the proud parent of 2 daughters.  Jocelyn joined our team in December 2005 and has been a friendly smile for our patients. She enjoys getting to know the patients and making them feel like family while in our care.

Outside of work Jocelyn enjoys reading, shopping and spending time with her family.

Clinic Nurses

Glenna Kennett, RN is a graduate of Roanoke Memorial Hospital School of Professional Nursing. Glenna began working in Reproductive Medicine in 1994 in Roanoke and joined the RMSCVA practice in November 2005. She also has 14 years experience as a nurse in Labor & Delivery, including functioning as Clinical Team Leader as well as having worked in the Operating Room. 

Ready to be closer to family, Glenna moved to Charlottesville.  She has two daughters and enjoys outside activities, walking, hiking, motorcycle riding, and eating out.

Jan Knaus, RN graduated from Richmond Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, and specialized in Emergency Department nursing for several years.  She then graduated from George Washington University Family Nurse Practitioner Program with a Bachelor of Health Science. 

She practiced Adolescent Medicine for 12 years at the GWU Student Health Service.  During that time she received an appointment as Adjunct Assistant Professor from the School of Medicine and taught NP and PA students in clinical rotations.  She developed and taught a Student Peer Educator Program to augment health teaching to the residential student population. 

She has been at Reproductive Medicine and Surgery Center since 2005 after several years at home raising her three children.  Her interests and hobbies include ceramics, theater, fine cooking and good times with friends.

IVF Nurses

Bonnie Reilly, RN attended the University of Virginia and received two degrees, a B.A. in Biology and later a B.S. in Nursing.  In 1981 she began her career in Women’s Health at the University of Virginia’s Inpatient GYN Unit and became Clinical Head Nurse.

 In 1986, she helped found the IVF Program at UVA with Dr. Bateman and Dr. Thomas, and was the program’s first IVF Nurse Coordinator.  Bonnie came to Martha Jefferson Hospital in 2005 with The Reproductive Medicine and Surgery group to initiate the IVF program. She is married, has two sons and has a passion for food and fine cookery.

Stephanie Barrix, RN graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Waynesburg University in Pennsylvania. She has 8 years experience as a Labor and Delivery Nurse and spent 2 years of her nursing career as a Nursing Supervisor of an Endoscopy Center. Stephanie is married and has a daughter.

Outside of work Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family, the outdoors and shopping.

 

 

Procedure Room Nurses

Joan Parks, RN is the nurse manager for the procedure room in the lab.  She is a graduate of the Richmond Memorial Hospital School of Professional Nursing.  Joan worked for 25 years as a labor & delivery nurse in VA and NH.  

In 2003, she assisted in the opening of the Fertility Clinic of N.E. at Portsmouth (NH) Regional Hospital.  In 2006, Joan relocated to Central VA and has been a member of the MJRL nursing staff for the past 2 ½ years.  Her hobbies include gardening, golf, and playing bridge.  She is married, has 2 children, a granddaughter, and a Maine Coon cat.

Lyn Deane-Harris, RN is a Charlottesville, VA native but lived in NC, CA and FL before returning "home" in 1999.  She holds a Bachelor’s in Arts in English literature from Stanford University (1971), a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from UVa (1976) and an MA in Counseling Psychology (licensed in FL) from the University of West Florida (1986). 

Lyn spent 3 years on active duty with the US Navy Nurse Corps and 6 more years in the Reserves. 

She has worked in a variety of nursing and counseling settings.  In March 2011, Lyn joined the MJH Reproductive Technology Lab as a PRN and also works occasionally for the RMSCVA practice.  Lyn is married and has 2 daughters.

Barbara Sauer, RN earned a Bachelor’s in Science in Nursing at the University of Virginia in 1994 after previously earning a Bachelor’s in Science in Animal Science from Purdue University in 1980.   A native of Indiana, she, her husband and two children moved to Virginia in 1989.  Barb worked as a pediatric nurse at UVA for 12+ years before making the transition to Reproductive Medicine.   Outside of work, Barb enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, running, reading, church activities, baking and being the #1 fan of Virginia Rowing.   She truly enjoys the patients and "team" that make Reproductive Medicine such a wonderful place to work.