CAHA'S LEADERSHIP TEAM
Renita Smiley is our Front Office Supervisor and has been with CAHA since 2004. Renita helps train new front office hires, ensures billing accuracy and provides support to the front office staff.
Renita is the mother of a beautiful daughter and has a kitty named Chase that keeps her entertained every day!
CAHA'S NURSING TEAM
Lauren Strong, RN joined CAHA in 2021. She attended Hope College where she received her degree in nursing.
Lauren absolutely loves ice cream! It is her dream to open an ice cream shop. Maybe a Jeni's!
Maggie Deiss, RN has been with CAHA since 2022. She graduated with her Bachelor’s of Nursing degree from the University of Missouri (go tigers!). She worked as a hospital nurse for four years before transitioning to outpatient pediatrics.
Maggie is an animal lover, and spends her weekends volunteering at PAWS.
Patty Scheltens, RN joined CAHA in 2022. She previously worked on an inpatient unit at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital. She received her BSN from Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame IN (go Irish!)
Patty loves singing and music. She was in an acapella group in college and is featured in their album on Spotify.
Katie Chong, CMA joined CAHA in 2022. She attended the University of Chicago where she received a bachelor's degree in psychology and minor in neuroscience.
Katie loves to run and her favorite running path is along the Lake Michigan Lakefront Trail.
CAHA'S FRONT OFFICE TEAM (Patient Scheduling and Billing)
Cashmere Wallace joined CAHA In 2022. She is a graduate of Midwestern Career College (MA) in Chicago, IL. She received her Medical Assistant Diploma and worked for AMITA Health Medical Group Obstetrics & Gynecology and Flawless Center for Cosmetic Medicine to complete her externship.
Cashmere is family oriented and loves to have fun, take trips & chill.