Logan Andrews, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC is a licensed autonomous Family Nurse Practitioner. Born and raised in the Tri-County area and a graduate of Chiefland High School, Logan knows how difficult it can be to find access to affordable and reliable primary care services in rural North Central Florida. Logan has been in the healthcare industry since 2007 in various roles and positions.
Logan received his Associate in Science in Nursing degree from Florida Gateway College and his Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Jacksonville University. After working many years in post-acute care in the skilled nursing and long-term care setting, he obtained his Master of Science in Nursing degree from Purdue University Global. He has worked as a nurse practitioner in multiple area skilled nursing facilities, ALFs, and at both North Florida Regional Medical Center & Select Speciality Hospital.
Jennifer “Jen” Cassisi is an ANCC board certified, autonomous practice, Family Nurse Practitioner. She received an Associate of Science in Nursing degree in 2001 from Broward College in Ft. Lauderdale, then continued on to receive her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Florida in 2007. She worked for several years as a registered nurse in the operating room and the surgical intensive care unit allowing her to gain invaluable knowledge that she continues to draw upon in her role as Family Nurse Practitioner. After several years working as a registered nurse, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Florida. Since becoming board certified, she has worked as a nurse practitioner in office-based primary care settings since 2011.
Jen is a proud mother to 2 teenage children and a sweet 6-year-old Goldendoodle. She is an avid tennis player, as well as a travel and exercise enthusiast. She is a native Floridian who relocated to Gainesville from Ft. Lauderdale over 20 years ago, but now considers Gainesville and the surrounding areas her home.
She will be providing Primary Care services in the Gainesville area
Jennifer Cassisi, APRN, FNP-BC
Risa will be covering Live Oak, Lake City, Mayo, Jennings, Jasper, O'Brien, Branford, and McAlpin areas. She is currently accepting new patients for in-home primary care.
Risa is an AANP board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with her Master of Science in Nursing from Valdosta State University. Her professional background includes many years in emergency medicine and sub-acute care as a registered nurse. She lives in the Mayo area with her family.
Penny will be covering Live Oak, Lake City, Dowling Park, Jennings, Jasper, O'Brien, and McAlpin areas. She is currently accepting new patients for in-home primary care.
Penny is an AANP board certified Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with her Master of Science in Nursing from Purdue University Global. Her professional background includes over 25 years in acute and chronic disease management and psychiatry as a registered nurse. She lives in the Live Oak area with her family.
Karen E. Valentine,
MSN APRN, FNP-BC
As a Florida native, Karen grew up in Ormond Beach, Florida. She is a wife and a proud mother of 5 children. She is an active member of her church and a lover of animals as in her spare time she also is a well known and successful dog breeder. Karen grew up in a large family and was raised by a prominent family physician, who was her father, and a brilliant business woman for a mother who was her mentor and ran her families several owned medical clinics. They spent many years training her in various roles throughout their many clinics. She fell in love with serving others and began her formal journey into the medical community.
Karen graduated with her ASN from Daytona State College and obtained her BSN and MSN from Jacksonville University. She has been a nurse for 18 years. She initially was trained as a trauma neurosurgical nurse at a level 2 trauma center. Karen moved to Gainesville in 2010 and since obtaining her APRN certifications she has worked primarily in geriatric medicine in acute rehab facilities, long term care, assisted living facilities, and HCA North Florida Regional. She also provides services in Bariatric medicine as this was her initial interest and basis of her thesis for her MSN. She also works in palliative/hospice care. She additionally has been trained as a neurosurgical APRN in which she proudly worked with a local prominent neurosurgeon for several years.
Meet the wonderful Mrs. Madeleine Kelley! A wonderful addition to our amazing group of Nurse Practitioners providing home-based care to North Central Florida!
Maddie is an ANCC Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Sociology from Jacksonville University and a Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing from Chamberlain University. She is a recent graduate of Maryville University where she obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing. She is currently enrolled in the Doctorate of Nursing Practice program through Chamberlain University.
Maddie has practiced as a registered nurse for the past seven years, primarily in psychiatric and mental health. She also has experience working in the home health field. She currently lives in the Lake City area with her wife and dog children. When she's not hitting the books or seeing patients, Maddie likes to experiment in the kitchen, travel, work out, and participate in community events. Maddie is excited to contribute to the mental health crisis solution in our community, state, and nation!