Danielle Fife, Chief Executive Officer
Danielle Fife has an emergent career of more than twenty years in healthcare. She has extensive experience in Medical Billing, Practice Management and formerly excelled as the Chief Operating Officer here at Advanced ENT and Allergy. Her perspective affords her a great understanding and experience in private practice growth and development. Along the side of our large physician team, she ensures the progress of the highest quality of care and cutting edge treatment. Danielle leads the way in expanding into neighboring areas in order to provide superior ENT and Allergy services for surrounding counties.
Joe Ackerman, Chief Financial Officer, CPA
Chief Financial Officer, Joe Ackerman CPA, oversees the financial aspects of Advanced ENT and Allergy. Joe is a former partner with Blue and Company and has been advising our Board for over five years. Joe loves everything Bellarmine and serves on the board of many organizations and charities across our community.
Lisa Pillow, Director of Operations
Heather Estes, Human Resources
Dori Davis, Site Manager
Courtney Nappo, Marketing Manager
Kelsey Anderson, Wellness Coach/ Recruiter
Kelsey Anderson is the new Wellness Coach/ Recruiter and just started this new position in August of 2020. She was previously working for the Norton Orthopedic Specialist group and was there for 5 years. Kelsey is originally from Louisville, KY where she attended Mercy Academy. She then went off and played volleyball at The University of Alabama. Roll Tide! She has a younger brother who went to The University of Kentucky, and a younger sister who also played volleyball at The University of Georgia.
Kelsey will be getting married in April 2021. She is also a dog mom, and slightly obsessed, with her two dogs; Derby is who a labradoodle and Lily who is a goldendoodle. She is very excited to be here and is looking forward to growing the wellness program!
Jennifer McCowan, Allergy Supervisor
Jennifer started working in Allergy Department in 1997 as an allergy tech. She worked as an allergy tech for many years then moved to serum coordinator position. After spending time as serum coordinator, she moved into supervisor role. Jennifer enjoys educating and helping people learn more about allergies so they can start to feel better. Jennifer has 3 sons and 1 daughter. Her sons are 20, 18 and 1 years of age and daughter is 5. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her children, reading and watching movies.
Patricia Holder, Administrative Assistant
Kathy Hensley, Physician Liaison
Kathy Hensley is a life-long resident of Louisville Kentucky. She has over 19 years of experience in the healthcare industry with GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals. Her experience includes marketing pharmaceuticals to hospitals, medical practices and pharmacies throughout Kentucky and Indiana. She also has experience in organizing and presenting educational seminars to medical professionals, community and non-profit organizations.
Kathy is a graduate of Scared Heart Academy, and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Merchandising and Marketing from the University of Kentucky. She, her husband, Doug, and Daughter, Claire enjoy spending time together, traveling, golfing and snow skiing.
Pam McCullough, PhD, APRN, CCRC, Director of Clinical Research
Pam McCullough joined Advanced ENT and Allergy in February 2020 as the Director of the Advanced Clinical Research Center and as an Advanced Practice Provider for the Advanced Sleep Apnea and Snoring Center. She has 29 years of clinical sleep medicine experience and 21 years of clinical research administration and operations experience.
Pam is a Louisville native, but was raised in Hendersonville, TN, and returned to attend the University Louisville. She pursued a Nursing degree and continued her education at UofL to become an Adult Nurse Practitioner in 1997 and completed the Doctor of Philosophy program in 2011.
Pam has 2 children, a daughter who attends the University of Kentucky and a son who is a student at St. Xavier High School, who will also be attending UK in the fall of 2021. They have a new furry family member, Dex and they enjoy local parks and restaurants.
Jennifer Leonard, MA, CCRC, Clinical Research Coordinator
Jennifer started her career in Medical Assisting back in 2000 after graduating from Spencerian College.
In 2003 Jennifer became a Clinical Research Assistant and after a few short months she went on to take the ACRP Clinical Research Certification test to become a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator.
Jennifer has 13+ years experience and has coordinated 100+ trials ranging from Phase I-IV, in multiple therapeutic areas including pharmaceutical & device trials.
She has been with Advanced ENT & Allergy since 2014.
Jennifer is happily married with 2 children. She & her husband, Gray, and 2 daughters enjoy spending time together, with family & friends, traveling and our 3 pups, Toots, Bruno & Ollie.
Sarah Carroll, BSN, RN, CRC, Clinical Research Coordinator
Sarah first came to Advanced ENT and Allergy in 2012 as a part of the clinical team with Dr. Shotts. She moved into the Clinical Research department in 2016. She will celebrate her 10 years of nursing experience this Spring!
She is a Louisville native and graduated from UofL in 2008 with a bachelor’s in French Studies. After working in France, she moved home and completed the accelerated Bachelor’s of science in nursing degree from Bellarmine University in 2011.
When not at work, she can be found juggling her family life of a husband of 8 years, 2 young daughters, and Frank, the beagle, and Beans, the cat. She enjoys traveling, reading, The Office, nerdy podcasts, supporting local businesses, and playing field hockey.
Rhonda Dase, MA, CCRC, Clinical Research Coordinator
Rachel Elrod, CRC, Clinical Research Coordinator
Poplar Level Location
3515 Poplar Level Road
Louisville, Kentucky 40213
Medical Annex Building
731 Hospital Drive Suite 1
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065