Medical Staff

At BCDI, we take pride in the fact that all our hematologists and providers are Board Certified. Our doctors and clinical care team voluntarily and continuously meet additional standards beyond basic licensing to ensure you receive the highest quality care possible.


Dr. Michael Tarantino, MD
Medical Director


Dr. Jonathan Roberts, MD
Associate Medical Director


Dr. Rohith Jesudas, MD
Staff Hematologist

Liz Lepper, RN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Angie Brown, RN, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

Jackie Helms, RN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Chanel McClain, RN, BSN
Director of Nursing & Clinical Services



Missy Quin, RN, BSN
Lead Nurse
Nurse Coordinator

Brittany Reinken, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator

Julie Tarantino, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator


Jennifer Porter, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator

Misty Burke, MS, BSN, RN
Nurse Coordinator

Christal Hubbard, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator

Cassie Martin, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator 

Gena Crutcher, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator

Marsha Hurn, MSW, LSW
Medical Social Worker 

Rita Burns, CLT, ASCP
Lab Supervisor 

Theresa King, MLS, ASCP
Research/Lab Technician

Crystal Cook
Clinical Laboratory Assistant

Sarah Gonzales, MT(ASCP), CCRP
Grants Manager
Research Coordinator


Lyberti Hostetter, BSN
Medical Office Assistant


Jennifer Miller
Medical Office Assistant


Tianna Hogan
Compliance Director
Research Associate



Elizabeth Taggart
Research Assistant
Data Manager 

Amanda Kilgore, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist