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Meet Our Nursing Team

At MCRH, we believe our staff to be one of our strongest assets. We are a specialized, family-oriented team of highly experienced professionals, committed to working with our patients on a personal level. While it is important for us to learn about our patients, it is also important for you to know a bit about the people who will be working with you.

Holly

Holly, Registered Nurse
Holly originally worked for several years at MCRH as a medical educator and after leaving for a time to pursue a nursing degree, rejoined the MCRH family in 2011. With a B.S. in Community Health Education from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and an RN degree from North Hennepin Community College, Holly finds that as a nurse at MCRH, she has the opportunity to combine her nursing skills along with her passion for teaching and educating to assist patients throughout their journey. "It is an honor to be part of MCRH, to help couples achieve their dream of having children and to be a member of such a caring and compassionate team." Holly and her husband are busy raising their four wonderful children. They feel very blessed and cherish each and every day.

Jennifer



Jennifer, Registered Nurse, BSW, Nursing Supervisor
Jennifer joined the MCRH family in 2003 as a nurse. With a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a BSN, RN from the College of St. Catherine, Jen has found MCRH to be an excellent opportunity to incorporate both of her degrees. In her current position, Jen is involved in all aspects of nursing care from education to medical procedures. She also supervises the nursing staff.

In her own words, Jen says, "It is an honor to work with such a great staff that has the common goal of making a very difficult situation easier on our patients. To have even a small role in the wondrous gift of making a child is an inexplicable opportunity that I am very grateful for."  

Jessica

Jessica, Licensed Practical Nurse, IVF Coordinator
Jessica utilizes her medical background in her role as IVF Coordinator at MCRH. She joined the practice in January 2010 and is responsible for coordinating the testing and requirements for IVF patients and guiding them through the IVF process with the MCRH staff. She also assists with many ART procedures at the Maple Grove facility.

Jessica knew from a young age that she wanted to be a nurse and began as a nurse's assistant just after high school in the ER, psychiatric, surgical, and  postpardum departments. She went on to achieve her LPN degree from Anoka Technical College and plans on expanding her nursing education. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to work with such a wonderful team and help make dreams come true for many patients at MCRH. She and her husband are happily raising their young son in the Twin Cities.

Judy

Judy, Registered Nurse
Judy is a Registered Nurse at MCRH responsible for all aspects and rotations of nursing including assisting new patients, procedures and education. Judy began her nursing career in the OB/GYN postpartum field and then spent a short time in plastic surgery. She then returned to women's health and joined MCRH in 2001.

With an R.N. degree from North Hennepin Community College, Judy is honored to be a part of such a wonderful team of professionals who strive at making the most wonderful dream come true for our patients. She feels she is a part of a special group of people who has an amazing amount of talent to fulfill the physical and emotional needs of each and every MCRH patient. Judy has been married to her best friend and high school sweetheart of 20 years and they have two wonderful children that have been their priorities since the day they were born.  

Julie

Julie, Registered Nurse, Third Party Coordinator, Nurse Program Manager
Julie has experienced many different aspects of pediatric healthcare before becoming involved with assisted reproductive technologies at MCRH in 1998. She began her career as a nurse's aide and went on to complete her R.N. degree. Julie's experience includes positions in a pediatric intensive care unit in Illinois, a pediatric clinic and home health care. In addition to her nursing roles at MCRH, Julie took on the position of Third-Party Coordinator at the practice in 2001 and is responsible for finding and matching egg donors with recipient couples, as well as the facilitation of gestational carrier situations. Today, Julie is a member of ASRM, a mother of three grown children, and just as enthusiastic about helping patients achieve the dream of adding children to their family as she was when she started at MCRH over 13 years ago.

Kelly

Kelly, Registered Nurse
Kelly joined the MCRH team in 1996 after working as a nurse in a family practice and postpartum clinic. With a B.A. from the University of Minnesota and a R.N. from Normandale Community College, Kelly has had a lifelong interest in helping children. Her studies in child psychology and work in obstetrics has made her a knowledgeable and compassionate advocate for MCRH patients. In her current role, Kelly is responsible for patient procedures and education, IV sedation, and providing assistance to Dr. Corfman. Kelly considers it a blessing to be part of the MCRH family and says there is nothing better than helping patients achieve pregnancy and have families of their own. A proud mother of two active boys, Kelly and her husband are heavily involved with their sons' functions but still find time to travel and keep active with golf and tennis.

Niki

Niki, Registered Nurse
Since 2006, Niki has worked as a nurse at MCRH providing all aspects of nursing care from education to medical procedures. At a young age, Niki knew she had a passion for the medical field. She began fulfilling this dream by becoming an EMT when she was a senior in high school. She went on to nursing school in Minneapolis and received her R.N. degree. Throughout nursing school and following graduation, Niki worked in Surgical/Trauma Intensive Care.

Niki feels privileged to be part of the MCRH team and says, "My empathy and desire to help others brought me to MCRH. It's a difficult situation to be in as a patient and I feel honored to help such amazing people fulfill their dreams of becoming parents." Niki is married to her best friend of many years, and they are busy raising their young son and daughter.

Sandra

Sandra, Clinical Service Specialist
Sandi joined the MCRH team in July of 2005 after working at a sleep clinic and home medical equipment company. As an undergraduate, Sandi's primary interest was in biology and chemistry. Her volunteer experiences at a local hospital led her to pursue her career in medicine. As the daughter of a health administrator, Sandi is always eager to volunteer for activities and programs at the Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare and the Ronald McDonald House. She is also an accomplished flutist and assists in youth programs at her church.

Tiffany

Tiffany, Licensed Practical Nurse
Tiffany originally joined The Midwest Center for Reproductive Health team in 1998 as a Licensed Practical Nurse. She worked at MCRH for seven years before deciding to be a stay at home mom and raise her family. After almost a decade away, she knew it was time to get back into the workforce and she knew exactly where she wanted to be, at MCRH.

Rejoining the team in Sept. 2012, she feels honored to work at a place full of kindness, compassion and integrity. Tiffany describes her greatest joy in life as that of being a parent. She hopes she can help make a difference in patients' lives by helping them fulfill their dreams of becoming parents.

Vina

Vina, Licensed Practical Nurse
Before joining the MCRH team in March of 2015, Vina began her nursing career as a Licensed Practical Nurse in palliative and memory care for a few years. An interest in women's health led Vina to MCRH where she is responsible for rooming patients, procedures, and education. Vina is continuing her nursing education to get her BSN with hopes to stay in the field. Vina feels blessed to be a part of an amazing group of talented, kindhearted people that inspires her to be the best. The best part of being a part of MCRH for Vina is being able to help patients achieve their dreams of starting a family of their own. Vina is happily married to the love of her life and together they have one son. Their favorite pastime involves traveling, eating out, and trying new restaurants around the Twin Cities.