Meet the Team

Lisa Melendez


Practice Lead

Lisa has been with University Pediatrics of Lorain or 12 years primarily working with Dr. Jacono.  As of May 2017 she became the Practice Lead of the office and continues to be Dr. Jacono's Medical Assistant.  She keeps busy outside of the office with her 2 children who are involved in multiple sports.  She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Crystal


Medical Assistant

Crystal has worked for University Pediatrics of Lorain for 2 years.  She alternates between clerical and clinical responsibilities.  She has experience with child development for 10 years.  Crystal enjoys working with children of all ages and building relationships with the families.  

Danielle


Medical Assistant

Danielle has been with University Pediatrics of Lorain for 8 years.  She primarily works with Dr. Roble as her Medical Assistant.  She keeps busy outside the office spending time with her 4 children and adorable granddaughter.  

Donna


Medical Assistant

Donna has been with University Pediatrics of Lorain for 7 years.  She previously worked in a Family Practice office.  Donna enjoys working with children of all ages.  She primarily works with Dr. Lynch.  Outside the office, Donna enjoys spending time with her new puppy and grandchildren.  

Hannah


Medical Assistant

Hannah has just recently joined University Pediatrics of Lorain.  She enjoys working with children and is excited to be working here.  Her primary position is working as a Receptionist, eventually she will have clerical and clinical responsibilities.  She enjoys spending time with her daughter and family in her spare time.  

Michele


LPN

Michele has been a nurse in the office for years working primarily in the evening and weekends.  She also works as a School Nurse for the Amherst Schools.  She is a busy mother of 2 children and loves the outdoors and spending time with her family.

Naomi


Billing Coordinator/Medical Receptionist

Naomi has been with University Pediatrics of Lorain since 2001.  She works in the billing department as well as the reception desk.  She enjoys working with the families of the practice and the diversity of the job.  In her spare time she enjoys her church, family and spending time with her grandchildren.  

Shelly


Medical Assistant

Shelly has worked at University Pediatrics of Lorain for 10 years.  She works primarily with Dr. Turner as a Medical Assistant.  Working for University Pediatrics of Lorain has been a wonderful experience and she enjoys coming to work every day.  It is a great reward seeing the children grow from little ones to wonderful young people. 

Ursula


Medical Receptionist

Ursula has worked in the office since 2006 as a front desk receptionist scheduling appointments, answering phone calls and patient registration.  She is also bilingual, speaking both English and fluent in German.