OUR STAFF

OUR LEADERSHIP

Julie Bilodeau
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Julie Bilodeau joined CrossOver Health Care Ministry in 2003 after working for over ten years at Circuit City Stores. During Julie’s tenure, CrossOver has opened a clinic on Quioccasin Road in Henrico County, established an in-house licensed pharmacy, and implemented electronic health records. Julie has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the College of William and Mary and an MBA from the Darden School of Business. She is a member of the LMR class of 2012.

Email: jbilodeau@crossoverministry.org
Phone: 804-655-2794, ext. 214

Mike Murchie, MD
MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Murchie joined CrossOver Healthcare Ministry’s staff as the assistant medical director in July of 2008 and later become CrossOver’s sole medical director. In this role, Dr. Murchie provides primary care services to Richmond’s low-income, uninsured residents. Dr. Murchie received his BS in biology with a minor in religion from Grove City College in Grove City, Pennsylvania. He received his MD in 2005 from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia, and received his board certification in internal medicine in 2008.

Dr. Murchie and his wife Missy have four children and are active members of Third Church.

Teresa Gonzalez
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Teresa Gonzalez 
Megan Mann
Director of Resource Development and Communications

Megan comes to CrossOver with more than ten years of experience in fund development and marketing in the nonprofit sector. Previously, Megan served for four years as the director of development for NAMI Virginia (National Alliance on Mental Illness of Virginia). She holds a BA in Spanish and sociology–criminology from Lynchburg College. Additionally, she is a 2014 graduate of the Emerging Nonprofit Leadership Program through The Community Foundation, and in December 2017 was recognized as a great nonprofit boss by her peers and the Young Nonprofit Professional Network. In her free time, Megan enjoys taking road trips with her husband Kevin and their dog Gus.

Email: mmann@crossoverministry.org
Phone: 804-655-2794, ext. 215

OUR CARE TEAM

CrossOver patients are served by an excellent team of staff and volunteer clinicians. Many of our staff clinicians are pictured here. Patients will be seen by the staff or volunteer clinician best suited to their care.

If you are a current CrossOver patient and need to reach your healthcare provider, you must communicate through the Patient Portal or call 804-655-2794. If you are interested in becoming a CrossOver patient, please view new patient intake information here. For other inquiries, please contact info@crossoverministry.org.

Danielle Avula, MD
FAMILY PHYSICIAN

Dr. Avula has been at CrossOver since 2019 caring for both children and adults. She loves helping patients increase their personal health literacy and understand the power of preventive care. When not at CrossOver she loves to read and bake, especially for her four children.

Velma Barnwell, DDS
DENTAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Barnwell has been dental director at CrossOver since the fall of 2019. Before moving to the Richmond area, she had a private dental practice in Newport News for 20 years. She loves working at CrossOver, where she can help people in need and feel good every day about her work.

Vivian Bruzzese, MD
DIRECTOR OF HIV PROGRAMS

Dr. Bruzzese began volunteering at CrossOver in 1994 and came on staff in 1997. She offers primary care as well as care for patients in our TIPS program. She enjoys caring for underserved people and those suffering from stigma, and working with students in clinics.
She also loves spending time outdoors monitoring a state bluebird nest box trail or walking her dogs, as well as spending time with family and cheering on The Florida Gators!

Mike Murchie, MD
MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Murchie joined CrossOver Healthcare Ministry’s staff as the assistant medical director in July of 2008 and later become CrossOver’s sole medical director. He loves caring for and learning from CrossOver patients. He and his wife Missy have four children and are active members of Third Church. 

Katie Ruiz, PA-C
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Katie Ruiz joined the CrossOver staff in the fall of 2019. 

Katie St. Germain, FNP
FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER

Katie St. Germain cares for adults and children as a family nurse practitioner at CrossOver. She also serves as the outreach chair at Welborne UMC, Richmond District, and as a member on the Conference Missional Ministries Board. She has served as an HIV missionary in Kenya in Uganda, and enjoys being active, traveling, and live music.

Schliqua Thompson, LPC
Counseling Coordinator

Schliqua Thompson is a licensed professional counselor and CrossOver’s counseling coordinator. Schliqua has provided mental and behavioral healthcare at CrossOver since 2012.

OUR ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF

Valerie Murphy, MSW
GRANTS MANAGER

vmurphy@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 217

Shea Tuttle
COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE

stuttle@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 232

Martin Zanin
OUTCOMES COORDINATOR

mzanin@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 224

Misti Procious
DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATE

mprocious@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 219

Rachel Yowell
Volunteer Manager

ryowell@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 221

Leslie Shields
OPERATIONS COORDINATOR

lshields@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 218

Elizabeth Wong
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER

ewong@crossoverministry.org

804-655-2794, ext. 220

OUR CLINICAL STAFF

Khafayat Akapolawal

Medicaid Coordinator

Yulisa Arellano

TIPS Non-Medical Case Manager

Karen Bosley

Vision Coordinator

Gigi Brenes

Bilingual Dental Assistant

Paola Briceno

Medical Assistant

Emily Carpenter

Bilingual Patient Advocate

Anna Cerrato, MA

Social Work Program Manager

Paige Chicklo

Dental Hygienist

Juana Lira Colmenero

Bilingual Dental Assistant

Poliana Costa

Medical Clinic Manager

Melissa Ellison, MSW

Family Advocate Social Worker

Ivonne Felix

Bilingual Patient Access Representative

Brady Garrison

High Risk Dental Care Coordinator

Sonia Hemphill

Bilingual Patient Access Coordinator

Bridgett Holloway, CPhT

Medication Assistance Caseworker

Elide Maria Islas

Bilingual Patient Access Representative

Celeste Kilpatrick, CMA

Medical Assistant

Yolymar Maisonet

Medication Assistance Caseworker

Elizabeth Mcnutt, CMA

Clinical Coordinator

Marilyn Metzler, RN

Nursing Coordinator

Marsha Miller, RN

TIPS Nurse

Jamesha Pettis, CPhT, RPhT

Medications Program Manager

Maria Pratts, MA

Clinical Coordinator

Nicole Quispe Meza

Bilingual Patient Advocate

Kerri Reed

Senior Program Manager, Dental

Millie Rocha

Bilingual TIPS Lead Medical Case Manager 

Ashley Rodriguez

Bilingual Dental Assistant

Jerry Romero

Director of Ryan White and STD Prevention

Gina Salinas

Bilingual Patient Advocate

Eleanor Sanchez

Pediatric Care Coordinator

Lisa Schaub

Dental Hygienist

Eileen Schlaudt, BSN, RN

Nursing Coordinator

Jessica Valencia, NRCMA

OB Coordinator

Claudia Wall

Bilingual TIPS Medical Case Manager

Cynthia Zagal

Intake Coordinator

If this is a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.

Richmond Clinic:
108 Cowardin Ave, Richmond, VA 23224

Henrico Clinic:
8600 Quioccasin Rd, Suite 105, Richmond, VA 23229 

Mailing Address:
8600 Quioccasin Rd, Suite 101, Richmond, VA 23229

Contact Us: 804-655-2794 • fax 804-422-2604• info@crossoverministry.org