Clinic Staff

John WB Millspaugh, MD

Originally from the Gulf Coast, Dr. Millspaugh moved to Hendersonville with his family in 2002.  In addition to basic medical care, his medical interests include basic dermatologic procedures, skin cancer prevention, and minor skin surgery.  Dr. Millspaugh also provides basic chemical peels, minor varicose vein sclerotherapy and other cosmetic procedures with advanced notice.  Board Certified in Family Medicine, Dr. Millspaugh treats patients from kindergarten and up.   He's been knows to exaggerate staff bios from time to time. 

Mark Compton, PA-C            

Mark is a graduate of theTrevecca University Physician Assistant Program. He joins Tennessee Family Medicine with over 13 years of Family Medicine experience. He is committed to a great patient experience and will continue to partner with patients to address their needs, reach their goals and achieve optimal health.   Mark served in the Armed Forces (Army) and is a veteran of Desert Storm. He grew up in Lafayette, TN and now lives in Nashville. He and his wife, Cathy, have been married for 20 years and have 2 wonderful children Sullivan and Caitlyn.  Mark enjoys spending time with his family, running, backpacking, fly fishing and Star Wars.

Fun fact: Mark is the last Jedi.

Tim O'Leary, PA-C

Born in Memphis, TN, Tim attended Christian Brothers University where he received his B.A. in Biology.  This is also where he met his wife, Sarah.  After graduating, he and Sarah married and moved to Mobile, AL where he received a Master’s in Health Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies.  Immediately after graduating from PA school, they moved to the Hendersonville/Gallatin area and have been there since.  Tim and Sarah have two wonderful children and love living in the middle Tennessee area.  He has worked in Primary Care/Internal Medicine since 2003.  Tim loves golfing, cycling, and spending time with his family.

Jill, Practice Manager

Originally from Alabama, Jill moved to Tennessee with her husband and two children in 2002.  She has been with Tennessee Family Medicine since it opened in 2007.  She has a B.A. in Communication and an M.A. in Corporate Communication from the University of South Alabama.  When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her family or traveling.  

Chasity Palmer, Billing Specialist

Chasity has worked in the medical field for several years in billing and insurance.  She joined Tennessee Family Medicine in 2015.  She is a Certified Professional Biller and is happy to answer your billing and insurance questions.  

She is originally from Tennessee and enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.

Abby, Front Office Manager and Referrals

Abby is originally from the Nashville area.  She has worked in the health care field for over 12 years. Abby has a background in referrals, billing and coding and is our front office manager.

If your insurance requires a referral or authorization to see a specialist, please call Abby.  She will be happy to help with your request.  

Abby also specializes in sarcasm as well as wit.  We're just so glad she retired from professional basketball and volleyball to be part of our team.

Davida, Front Office

Davida joined Tennessee Family Medicine in September 2012.

She has over 16 years of experience in customer service and has been a wonderful addition to our front office staff working front desk to referrals.  Originally from Springfield, Davida currently lives peacefully in the middle of nowhere with her husband and 3 children.

Amie, Nursing

Amie was born and raised in Southern California.  She moved to Tennessee in 2001 with her husband, Chris, and daughters, Alex and Lauren.

Amie has 10+ years of experience as an opthalmic technician and surgical scrub technician.  She enjoys one-on-one patient care and is extremely multi-talented, capable of working with both front office and nursing staff and pretty much has no limits to her talent, ability and compassion, not to mention ocd cleanliness, germ free workspace, and impossible dental hygeine.  

Tonya, Nursing

Tonya enjoys composing Dubstep music in her spare time and raising Emus, Llamas and Parrots trained to sing country music.  Tonya is a musical prodigy and one of the few in Nashville called on frequently for studio recordings of her hand made didgeridoo.

She won’t brag often, but she is a professional zip-liner but never competed due to her overall anti-competitive nature.  

Tonya has been in nursing for 64 years but you would never know it.

She is the kind of quality person you don't find every day who you can rely on to always do the right thing no matter what.  Tonya puts the T in Teamwork.

Christie, Nursing

Waiting on Christie to provide a biography for the site.

In the meantime, Christie is a real fun-loving lady who loves to talk to her pets with funny voices. She loves Disney, it's an addiction actually.

Christie spends her spare time smelling candles and learning English as a second language.  

She is a professional ice sculpture artist and spelunker.   She spends her weekends geocaching without GPS.

"To laugh at yourself is to love yourself" - Mickey Mouse

Morgan, Nursing

Morgan has been in the medical field for 4 1/2 years.  She is originally from Lansing, Michigan.  She loves horses, tennis and loves to travel.

Morgan has the most non-southern accent in the office and has worked on the emergency medical side but is new to Primary Care and we are excited to welcome her to the office.  Just wait until you hear her infectious laugh.

Hobbies include dialect coaching, Speech pathology, IT support, professional wedding planning, and building snowglobes and lava lamps.

Jessica, Front Office

Jessica joined Tennessee Family Medicine in November, 2017

Jessica grew up in this area and lives in Hendersonville.  She's been married for 15 years with 3 kids. She has been working since 16 and managed a retail store.  She is new to the Primary Care medical field and  "already love my job."

Depending on how well her children behave, it's best not to make direct eye contact or upset our Jessica.

Her hobbies include cryptocurrency, mining bitcoins and quantum computing.