Our Clinical Personnel

The clinical staff of Chapel Hill Pediatrics is always on-hand to provide additional services and help to our patients. Our clinical staff includes a team of pediatric nurses, as well as our on-site medical lab technicians.

 

Dacia W.Nurse Manager
Dacia B., RN
was born and raised in NC and has lived in the Triangle area most of her life. She came to Chapel Hill Pediatrics with a variety of nursing and management experience, including 17 years in pediatrics. Dacia lives in Raleigh with her husband, has 2 grown daughters and 2 adorable granddaughters. When she is not working, she enjoys time with her family and friends, reading, cooking, sports of all kinds (especially Duke Basketball), and traveling.

 

Margaret

Advice Nurse
Margaret, RN lives in Durham with her husband of 30 years, her large black standard poodle named Simon and two cats. She and her husband have a grown son and daughter who enjoyed many years of being patients at Chapel Hill Pediatrics with Dr. Kathy Merritt. Margaret is a true blue Duke basketball fan and going to the games and cheering for the Blue Devils is a favorite pastime. In her spare time, she gardens, travels, and is learning to play golf.

 

 
RobinGAdvice Nurse
Robin G., RN has been a nurse for 38 years. The majority of her nursing career was spent at Durham Regional in the full term and special care nurseries. She has lived in Durham her whole life except when she went to college in the mountains of North Carolina. When Robin is away from work she enjoys spending time with her 2 dogs, gardening, reading on her front porch, and visiting the beach and the mountains with friends.

 

Mavis

Advice Nurse
Mavis N., RN
 and her husband live in Chapel Hill. Family members include a daughter who is an engineering student at NCSU, a dog, and a cat. Mavis enjoys watching Indiana University and NCSU sports, reading, and spending time at the beach. She has been a nurse for over 32 years, with a passion for pediatric nursing.

 

 
 

Robin Advice Nurse
Robin C., RN, lives in Raleigh with her husband and their two sons, who are at home when they are not in college at UNC at Chapel Hill and Lee-McRae College. They also have a daughter who is an Athletic Trainer and graduated from UNC at Chapel Hill and received her Master’s at The Ohio State University. Robin has been a pediatric nurse for almost 14 years. She loves spending time with her family and their dog. She also enjoys traveling and watching her son play collegiate soccer, watching sports and NASCAR, and volunteering with Saving Grace NC.

 

Our Medical Testing & Laboratory Staff

Our experienced laboratory technicians administer a few, specific in-house medical tests, including strep throat and influenza tests. This creates a fast turn-around to quickly get the information needed to provide our patients with the appropriate treatments and healthcare.

Franz, MFranz M., MLT moved to the triangle area in 2001 from Louisiana. He brings with him 17 years of experience working in various types of medical facilities. He is currently a sergeant in the North Carolina National Guard.

 
 
 

 

 

Brianne, FBrianne F., LPN, EHR Specialist lives in Apex with her family. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, boating on the lake and going to the beach.