MEET OUR STAFF

The Emerald Psychiatry & TMS Center staff is empowered to hear your story, understand your challenges and create a strong therapeutic relationship with you.

We offer compassion and caring that matches our medical expertise.

The Emerald Psychiatry & TMS Center Staff:

We have extensive experience working with TMS therapy and other treatment programs.

This helps our staff determine whether or not TMS is right for you.

Nick Barger

Nick Barger

Chief Executive Officer

Nick is our CEO at Emerald Psychiatry & TMS Center. He graduated from The Ohio State University with his Master’s in Labor and Human Resources.  Nick has held leadership roles in Human Resources for over 13 years and strives to develop businesses with driven employees. Nick is passionate about creating a future where people with mental health challenges always have hope and his mission is to support patients as they become the very best version of themselves. When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family at home, watching movies, listening to and playing music, and golfing.  

Jessica Price

Jessica Price

Director of Business Development

Jessica is our full-time Director of Business Development. She is a graduate of Bowling Green State University where she earned her Bachelor in Healthcare Administration. She has been working in the health care field for 5 years. When she is not working she enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with her husband and two dogs.

Chantel Luu

Chantel Luu

Office Manager

Chantel works full-time as our Office Manager. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University with her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. She has been working in healthcare administration for over 2 years. She loves to make a positive impact on lives and help out as much as possible. In her free time, she loves to work out, play softball, and create her own DIY projects and calligraphy.

Marika Yoho

Marika Yoho

TMS Coordinator

Marika is the TMS Coordinator for the practice and submits the TMS prior authorization requests to insurance companies.  She works with patients to schedule them for their TMS treatments and helps patients understand their financial responsibilities.  She is also a certified treater.  Marika received degrees from Ohio University, one in Health and Human Services and one in Education.  She and Dr. Yoho live in Dublin and have two children.  In her free time, Marika enjoys running, baking, and cooking for family and friends.

Rachel Wallace

Rachel Wallace

Lead TMS Clinician

Rachel is a graduate of Ohio University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.  Rachel has over five years of experience working in the mental health field and was previously a Patient Care Assistant at Columbus Springs Dublin.  Rachel is Emerald Psychiatry’s full-time TMS treater and patients look forward to seeing and talking with her every day.  When Rachel is not working, she enjoys working out, cooking, and spending time with friends.

Jessica Moothery

Jessica Moothery

TMS Clinician/Medical Assistant

Jessica studied psychology at Wright State University. She has been a Medical Assistant for nine years. Before joining Emerald Psychiatry, she was with a Primary Care Physician. When Jessica is not working, she enjoys spending time with her two daughters and family. She also loves shopping, traveling, reading and learning new things.

Traci Peveler

Traci Peveler

Medical Receptionist

Traci works full-time as our Medical Receptionist and is passionate about helping others. She has a background in Pharmaceutical Marketing and Healthcare Insurance. When Traci is not working, she spends time with her family, loves sports (especially golf and football), and enjoys nature.

Jennifer Selekman

Jennifer Selekman

TMS Clinician

Jennifer works full time as our TMS & Mental Health Technician.  She is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology.  She has worked in the mental health field for much of her career and enjoys making a positive impact on the community both vocationally and personally.  She enjoys nail art, being an amateur foodie, and performing in community theater.

 

Jiyawn Kim

Jiyawn Kim

Medical Receptionist

Jiyawn works full-time as our Medical Receptionist. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University, where she earned both her Bachelor and Masters degrees, and has a background in early childhood education. She enjoys trying new restaurants and dessert places, going on hikes with her husband and dogs, and taking pictures of food and her dogs.

Kimberlee Elliott

Kimberlee Elliott

Medical Receptionist

Kimberlee works as a full-time Medical Receptionist. Kim has worked for medical management companies and has a background in the health insurance field.  She is also a licensed cosmetologist of over 7 years. She enjoys motivating others, being a positive light, and making others feel good about themselves.  On her days off, Kim enjoys spending time with her son and family.

Margaret Kistner

Margaret Kistner

Marketing Manager

Margaret is our Marketing Manager. She is a graduate of Miami University with her Bachelor’s in Marketing. She has worked in marketing for over 4 years and loves developing and promoting brands and businesses she is passionate about. She enjoys helping others and spreading positive energy in her community.  In her free time, she likes to work out with friends, scroll through social media and take her Australian Labradoodle to the park.

Jason Etter

Jason Etter

Peer Recovery Support Specialist

Jason is our Peer Recovery Support Specialist certified in the state of Ohio through the Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services board. He has worked in the field of addiction treatment since 2014. As a community outreach coordinator, Jason provides business development services. He helps providers connect with clients that best fit their services. He is a new resident of Ohio moving here from Kansas in January 2021. He enjoys trips to the movie theater, spending as much time in nature as he can, and is a daily yoga practitioner and teacher.

Teri Booher

Teri Booher

Billing Manager

Teri is our Billing Manager. She has worked in the Healthcare field for 20+ years holding various roles in the Medical Billing area. She’s worked at private cardiology practices, large hospitals, a local medical billing company and most recently at SUN Behavioral Health as the Business Office Director. When Teri is not working she enjoys camping, cooking, watching college football, working in her garden and spending time with her husband and family.

DeAnn Williams

DeAnn Williams

Billing Specialist

DeAnn is our Billing Specialist. She is a mother of three, two girls and one son. She just recently got married in June 2021 to her wonderful husband. DeAnn graduated from Harrison College in 2018 and received her Associate of Applied Science Medical Reimbursement Technology degree. She has been in Medical Billing for 3 years and loves it. In her free time she enjoys crafting with her cricut, making wreaths, crocheting, being a wife and mother, and decorating. She is a cheer mom, basketball mom, and soccer mom.

Laura Wallace

Laura Wallace

Medical Receptionist

Laura has worked in healthcare for 20 years in various clinical and administrative positions. Laura has a passion for mental health, while advocating for the health and wellness of the Black and Hispanic community and LGBTQ community. She is a big advocate for women survivors of domestic violence. She loves to leave a positive mark on the lives of others while opening the door for help in a judgement free zone. Laura loves to spend time with her family, read, bake, and work with her church and in the community.

 

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