Meet Our Staff

Our team is dedicated to making your entire experience at Valley of the Sun Pediatrics a pleasant one.

NatashaNatasha - Front Office and Back Office Supervisor

Natasha joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in May 2018. She was born in Seattle, Washington and moved to Arizona in 1987. She graduated from Pima Medical Institute in 2000 and has enjoyed working in family medicine for the past eighteen years. However, she has always had a passion working with children and is excited to take on this new adventure in pediatrics. She is happily married with 3 beautiful children. In her free time she likes to attend her sons' band concerts or sporting activities and her daughter's dance practice and recitals. She also enjoys hiking, baking and spending time with her family and friends.

Terese - Billing

Terese joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in the spring of 2010.  She has been working in the medical field for over twenty years, specializing in medical billing.  She is a native of Arizona and grew up in Peoria.  She is happily married with two wonderful children; both girls are active in dance.  In her spare time she enjoys shopping, reading, watching TV, and spending time with her family and friends.

AlexandraAlexandra - Medical Assistant

Alexandra joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in April 2016. She was born in Brooklyn, New York and moved to Arizona in 2005. Aside from medical assisting she is also a licensed cosmetologist. She graduated from Arizona College in 2016 and loves working in pediatrics. She is a huge hockey fan, Go Rangers! She is very family oriented and is married to Tyler. They have a beautiful son named Dean. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends in her free time! She loves animals and has a Maltipoo pup at home named Bronx.

Nancy - Front Office Assistant Supervisor

Nancy joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in fall of 2011.  She is a native of Arizona and grew up in the Northwest Valley.  She is blessed with two beautiful daughters.  Her favorite thing to do is spend time with her girls and family - cooking, playing games, vacationing in San Diego or simply just hanging out. She attends CCV and is active in her neighborhood church group.

KristiKristi - Front Desk

Kristi joined the Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in March 2016. She was born and raised in Minnesota and moved to Arizona over seventeen years ago. She has been married for over twenty-five years and has two beautiful daughters. She has been a medical receptionist and worked in billing for over fifteen years. She is a big Cardinals, Broncos and Vikings fan and loves watching and going to the games. She also enjoys being on the lake and boating, entertaining family and friends and traveling to tropical places with her family.

JacqueJacque - Front Office

Jacque joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in April 2019. She was born and raised in Arizona. She has been married for over thirty-five years. She likes to spend her spare time with family and watching her two female dogs play. They make her laugh! She also enjoys watching football and nascar. She is a graduate from Pima Medical Institute. She spent over thirty years working in the insurance field. She is looking forward to beginning her medical career at Valley of the Sun Pediatrics!

ShayShay - Front Office

Shay joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in April 2019. She was born in Marion, Indiana, but has lived in Arizona since 1979. She is married with four amazing adult daughters and three grandsons. She graduated from Southwestern Medical Society Academy in 1982 as a Medical Assistant and Penn Foster College in 2016 for Medical Coding and Billing. She has worked in the medical field for more than twenty-three years. She is also very active at Northwest Valley Baptist Church and teaches Sunday school (two and three year olds) for over twenty years. She enjoys spending spare time with her family.

AlmaAlma - Medical Assistant

Alma joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in October 2018. She was born in Pomona, California and moved to Arizona at a very young age. She attended Arizona College of Allied Health and graduated in 2007. She has two beautiful children and two amazing grandchildren. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and close friends. She also enjoys traveling, dancing, barbecues and going to the beach. She's a Cardinals fan and enjoys watching the games.

MeganMegan - Medical Assistant

Megan joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in October 2018. She was born and raised in Arizona. She graduated from Brookline College as a Medical Assistant in 2011. She has four wonderful children, three sons and one daughter. In her spare time she loves hanging out with family, playing games, barbequing, and enjoys family outings. She also enjoys watching football and is a huge fan of the Arizona Cardinals and the Miami Dolphins.

DesiraeDesirae - Medical Assistant

Desirae joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in January 2019. She was born and raised in Arizona. She graduated from Arizona College of Allied Health in 2005. She is happily married and has four wonderful children, two sons and two daughters. In her spare time she enjoys going to the movies and taking family trips. She also loves to go to band concerts with her oldest son.

BrisaBrisa - Medical Assistant

Brisa joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in April 2019. She began her career as a Medical Assistant in 2015. She was the first one from her family to graduate from college. She graduated from Carrington College in Phoenix, Arizona. As a mother and wife she had challenges on her path leading her to acquire different jobs experiences such as office maintenance, telemarketing and caregiver. Her family is her entire life. She loves spending time with her kids and husband and her German shepherd Maui! They love playing video games, watch movies and going bike-riding. They also enjoy playing sports like soccer, baseball and football.

DawnDawn - Medical Assistant

Dawn joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in spring of 2019. She has worked in the Valley since 1978. She has worked at many local hospitals; including Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and has served the community in Emergency Transport of critically ill newborns and also as a Firefighter, Search and Rescue and EMS worker. She attended Phoenix College/Maricopa Medical Center graduating in Fire Science and as a Paramedic. She has been working in Pediatrics since the 1980’s. Dawn loves new challenges and enjoys working with children and their families. She is happily married with three children, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her family, her black Lab Atlas, participating in water/snow sports and listening to music.

DawnJennifer - Medical Assistant

Jennifer joined Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in May 2019. Jennifer has been a Pediatric Medical Assistant for over seventeen years. She recently relocated from Colorado to Arizona to be closer to family and the warmer weather. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her husband and five children.