Staff

Administration

Marika K Brigham

Marika K Brigham

Director, Department Of Psychiatry
Phone: (352) 265-7983
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Samantha R LeClair

Samantha R LeClair

Associate Director
Phone: (352) 265-7296
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Budget management and oversees fiscal office

Aubrey A Bonsal

Aubrey A Bonsal

Admin Specialist III, Department Of Psychiatry
Phone: (352) 294-4914
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Aubrey is an Administrative Specialist III and supports the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at College of Medicine.

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Fiscal

Tina Green

Tina Green

Accounting Manager
Phone: (352) 594-4261
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
1329 BUILDING, ROOM 4072
GAINESVILLE FL 326100001

Clinical service contract, accounts receivables and payables, UF Health Center for Psychiatry and Addiction – Vero Beach Administration

Bobbi J Reynolds

Bobbi J Reynolds

Finance Manager
Phone: (352) 594-4256
Email: bobbi@ufl.edu
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
1329 SW 16TH ST RM 4122
GAINESVILLE FL 32608

Teaching hours, grant reporting and asset management

Dawn Roberts

Dawn Roberts

Accountant
Phone: (352) 594-4228
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
1329 SW 16TH ST FL 4130 # 4TH
GAINESVILLE FL 32608

Grant reporting, effort reporting, distributions, PI overhead, development, space reporting, property

Tracy Ahrens

Tracy Ahrens

Administrative Support II
Phone: (352) 594-4303
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Support for Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Division. Oversight of Pre-consent Medication Consultations and Medication Consultations reporting and monitoring program, contract program billing, accounts receivable, program monitoring, reporting and reconciliations.

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Divisional

Monica Brook

Monica Brook

Residency/Fellowship Program Assistant
Phone: (352) 265-8853
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
8491 NW 39TH AVE
GAINESVILLE FL 32606

Administrative functions of the Psychology Division and Training Program

Hannah M Hatcher

Hannah M Hatcher

Administrative Specialist II
Phone: (352) 265-5539
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Direct support to the Addiction Medicine Division Chief, Forensic IME’s and the Addiction Division Fellowship program.

Heather N Morgan

Heather N Morgan

Administrative Specialist II
Phone: (352) 594-1870
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
3rd Floor, Department of Psychiatry
4037 NW 86th Terrace
Gainesville FL 32606

Heather supports the Chief of Adult Psychiatry and serves as administrative support for the Adult Psychiatry faculty. She assists the Medical Director of the Adult Outpatient Clinic and coordinates the call schedules of the UF Resident Duty, VA, Consult-Liaison Service, and Vero Beach Clinic.

Jessica Hemingway Sanders

Jessica Hemingway Sanders

Administrative Spec I
Phone: (352) 265-5525
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
3939 SW 13TH ST
GAINESVILLE FL 32608

Accounts receivable, contractual milage, department Pcard reconciliation

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Personnel

Aracelys Chang

Aracelys Chang

Administrative Spec II
Phone: (352) 594-4325
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32611

Faculty recruitment, on-boarding and off-boarding

Denise A Lambert

Denise A Lambert

Human Resource Generalist II
Phone: (352) 594-4229
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
300 NRN
GAINESVILLE FL 32611

Personnel and payroll, TEAMS new hires, credentialing, faculty and VA on-call schedule

Natalya K Stewart

Natalya K Stewart

Human Resources Generalist I
Phone: (352) 594-4306
Physical Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Housestaff/Resident/Fellows, Adjunct Clinical Post-Doc, OPS/FWS, Extra Duty-Residents, Volunteers, Faculty Leave

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Education

Ricky Snyder

Ricky Snyder

Residency & Fellowship Program Coordinator
Phone: (352) 265-2863
Mailing Address:
4101 NW 89TH BLVD RM 1782
GAINESVILLE FL 32606
Physical Address:
4101 NW 89TH BLVD RM 1782
GAINESVILLE FL 32606
Jacqueline D Garcia

Jacqueline D Garcia

Residency/Fellowship Program Coordinator
Phone: (352) 265-2862
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
4101 NW 89TH BLVD
GAINESVILLE FL 32606

Residency recruitment and support, training schedule, call and calendar for residents

Shelly Miranowicz

Shelly Miranowicz

Residency Program Assistant
Phone: (352) 265-2865
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Lynda J Kirk

Lynda J Kirk

Resident/Fellowship Coordinator I
Phone: (352) 294-4904
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Addiction Medicine Fellowship and Independent Medical Evaluation support.

Education:
  • 2020
    Bachelors of Health Science
    College of Coastal Georgia
David Roberts

David Roberts

Child And Adolescent Psychiatry Resident/Fellowship Coordinator I
Phone: (352) 265-8838
Mailing Address:
4197 NW 86TH TER
GAINESVILLE FL 32606
Physical Address:
4197 NW 86TH TER
GAINESVILLE FL 32606

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Coordinator and administrative functions for the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Casey L Wetherington

Casey L Wetherington

Resident/Fellowship Coordinator I
Phone: (352) 392-1788
Mailing Address:
1604 McCarty Dr Rm 1030
GAINESVILLE FL 32611
Physical Address:
1604 McCarty Dr Rm 1030
GAINESVILLE FL 32611

Medical education and Professionalism in Medicine CME Programs

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Promotion and Tenure

Nancy Boyd

Nancy Boyd

Administrative Spec II
Phone: (352) 594-4298
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Department of Psychiatry Faculty Development (including P&T, Mid-Career, mentoring, CV’s), CME/Grand Rounds, and Committee Support (Suicide Risk Reduction Task Force, Department Faculty Development Committee, COM Faculty Leadership Development).

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Public Relations and Website

Melinda Fawcett

Melinda Fawcett

Public Relations Specialist I
Phone: (352) 294-4900
Mailing Address:
PO Box 100256
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
1149 NEWELL DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Department website content management, video, and photography

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Research-Grants Administration

Jackie Tucker

Jackie Tucker

Research Administrator III
Phone: (352) 294-4913
Mailing Address:
L4-100.04
PO BOX 100256
1149 NEWELL DRIVE
GAINESVILLE FL 326103424
Physical Address:
1149 Newell Drive
L4-100
McKnight Brain Institute
GAINESVILLE FL 326100001

Provides support regarding pre- and post-award management, assisting research faculty with award submission, grant administration, and reporting

Geri L Underhill

Geri L Underhill

Fiscal Assistant II
Phone: (352) 294-4934
Mailing Address:
PO Box 100256
Univ of Florida, Dept of Psychiatry
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
1149 NEWELL DR
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

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Research Coordinators

Robyn R Nelson

Robyn R Nelson

Clinical Research Manager
Phone: (352) 294-5563
Physical Address:
L4-100
100 S NEWELL DRIVE
GAINESVILLE FL 32611

Assists faculty, their clinical coordinators, residents and other students with the development of research protocols, identifying and gaining access to programs and services needed to effectively conduct research, the development of standard operating procedures, navigating the IRB and developing protocols and consent forms, and helping to hire and train research personnel.

Research Summary:

Research focusing on OCD, Tourette, Hoarding, Trichotillomania, and Excoriation Disorder.

Meagan K Sullivan

Meagan K Sullivan

Clinical Research Manager
Phone: (352) 294-4942
Physical Address:
1395 Center Drive, D2-013
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Lab coordinator for Professor Sara Jo Nixon, Ph.D. Meagan manages lab staff, students, resources and purchasing.

Danielle Espino

Danielle Espino

Research Coordinator II
Phone: (352) 265-9609
Physical Address:
1395 Center Dr
GAINESVILLE FL 32603

Coordinator for FRC, manages staff, students and volunteers. Assist with study development.

Education:
  • 2016-2017
    Post-Baccalaureat
    University of Florida
  • 2013-2015
    Bachelor
    University of Florida
  • 2011-2013
    Associate
    Santa Fe College

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Clinical Support

Kati E Breton

Kati E Breton

Manager, Healthcare
Phone: (352) 265-8849
Mailing Address:
PO Box 100296
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
4101 NW 89TH BLVD RM 1755
GAINESVILLE FL 32606

Department of Health Pediatric Collaborative Care Grant/Contract, UF Health Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment Program, administrative support for child division clinical programs and psychology clinical programing.

Safal Desai

Safal Desai

AST DIR, Health Care Admin
Phone: (352) 265-1891
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610

Oversees revenue cycle management for the Department of Psychiatry. Responsible for major systems review and reporting as related to both revenue cycle management and fiscal management

Alicia Fagan

Alicia Fagan

Clinical Program Coordinator II
Phone: (352) 265-7981
Mailing Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical Address:
PO Box 103424
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Mary E M Frey

Mary E M Frey

Mgr ACU Clinic III
Jessica A Smith

Jessica A Smith MSN, RN

MGR, Health Care Admin
Phone: (352) 265-8884
Mailing Address:
PO BOX 103424
Department of Psychiatry
GAINESVILLE FL 32610-0265

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