Ruby is an accomplished, natural born leader, who brings a lot of talent and experience to the Dermatology team. She has a proven track record within the medical and health field. Ruby’s key areas of experience include working in both primary and urgent care, women’s health, and several out-patient specialty practices. Originating from California, she has happily adapted to Texas and is proud to call Texas her home. Ruby is a proud graduate, holding not one, but two Bachelors of Science degrees from Loma Linda University, a BS in Healthcare Administration and a BS in Business Administration and E-Commerce. When Ruby is not in the office, she spends her spare time enjoying music, dancing, gardening and cooking. In addition to cooking she is an avid health fanatic. She enjoys experimenting with different smoothie recipes, staying up to date on latest health and fitness trends.
Ruby is married to her incredible husband and has two wonderful children, a rescue dog, and a cat. Her family is her first priority and loves to spend time with her family. Ruby is fluent in Spanish, and is also a certified CPR instructor. Excited to add Dermatology to her resume, she can pretty much do everything, including saving lives. Ruby is thrilled to share her experience with the team and is honored to be the Operations Manager at Baylor Scott & White Dermatology Specialists.
Amber graduated from PCI Health Training Center of Richardson TX as a National Certified Medical Assistant. She worked for many years in specialties such as pediatrics, internal medicine and family care. Amber received her dermatology training under direct supervision of Dr. Jonathan Richey and works beside him performing surgical, laser, and cosmetic procedures under his direction. She also is the OSHA officer and electronic medical record Superuser. She has completed her Associate’s degree at Collin College in McKinney TX and looks forward to continuing her education and learning as she advances in the medical field. Amber has two beautiful children, a son, and daughter. Her pride and joy are spending time with her family and attending her children’s activities. She has completed her Associate's degree at Collin College and is now attending UNT to complete her Bachelor degree in Science with a minor in Management.
Lena is a wonderful addition and so important to our skin care team. She has been involved in the promotion of excellent skin health since 1989. Certified as a medical assistant and as an aesthetician, she brings with her 7 years of dermatology experience with the John Hopkins University Dermatology department. She works directly with Dr. Richey and will provide the utmost care for you while you are here.
Amy graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in Health and Exercise Science. She comes to us with a background of passionate and widespread volunteer and healthcare experience, and is excited to be part of the Baylor Scott & White family. Amy loves spending her free time enjoying the outdoors, jogging, and playing with her dog, Tucker. She currently resides in McKinney, Texas, where she can be surrounded by family and spend time with her new baby nephew. Amy is passionate about serving others through quality healthcare and looks at each day at Baylor Scott & White as a blessing. She hopes to attend physician assistant school in the future, and is ecstatic to receive and provide quality patient care experience by serving alongside our exemplary providers here at Baylor Scott & White Dermatology Specialists.
Caitlin is very excited to be part of the dermatology team at Baylor Scott & White. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Brigham Young University in April 2015. She has many years of experience in the medical field, having worked in family medicine, orthopedic surgery, and allergy care. She is passionate about healthcare and plans to attend physician assistant school in the future. Caitlin loves spending time with her husband, son and dog. She enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and playing and watching sports.
Sarah graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s degree in Public health. She is from and currently lives in Coppell, Texas. Sarah has several years of experience in customer service and began working in the medical field three years ago in primary care. Sarah has volunteered at the Veteran’s Hospital as well as a Children’s Hospital in the ER. She loves being involved and volunteering in the community. Sarah has been on several mission trips across the country over the years. She is passionate about healthcare and hopes to make a difference for those in need. She plans on attending physician assistant school in the future. Sarah feels fortunate to work for such an amazing organization like Baylor Scott & White and is honored to work alongside the best medical professionals!
Amber Fay is a proud veteran of the United States Air Force Reserve and a graduate of Broadview University where she earned an Associates of Science in Medical Assisting. Amber is currently working toward her Bachelors of Science in Humanities at Weber State University with a focus in Anthropology. Amber has an extensive background in the medical field; including roles as a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Laboratory Tech. Additionally, she has worked in multiple specialty clinics, general surgery and other specialties. Her focus in Dermatology started at The Huntsman Cancer Institute in Utah. Amber served for the Utah Board of Certified Medical Assistants. Outside of work, Amber enjoys spending time with her husband, four kids and their 7 pets (3 dogs, two cats, a parakeet and a Flemish giant rabbit). Amber’s other hobbies include gardening, swimming and biking. Amber loves waking up knowing that she is able to provide excellent care for her patients here at Baylor Scott & White Dermatology Specialists.
Tasha comes to us with several years of experience in the medical field. She worked for Methodist Hospital and has a background in the medical office, having taught medical billing and coding. She obtained an Associates of Applied Science in billing and coding and currently pursuing a degree in HIM at Davenport University. She is originally from the Hoosier state, but relocated to Texas 14 years ago and considers herself “officially a Texan”. Tasha is very passionate about her family. They steal her heart as she loves raising her teenager. Tasha enjoys cooking, line dancing, a good joke, traveling and more. She is very empathetic and strives for being a strong patient advocate.
Alex is especially excited to be a part of our team. He is currently in pursuit of a pre-nursing degree from Collin College, and is currently taking his prerequisite courses. Alex was born in Florida, but with his Dad being in the Navy, he has lived in many different places and currently resides in McKinney, Texas. He has worked in customer service for many years, and strives to always provide the very best service that can be offered. Alex loves to spend his free time with his beautiful wife, tackling many adventures together, such as food tours, traveling, cocktail classes, and devoting all of their remaining time and attention to their awesome cats, Pepperoni and Avocado.
Samantha was born and adopted from Angeles City in the Philippines. She was raised into a military family, and has be able to travel the world to include countries such as Guam, Okinawa Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore. A fun fact regarding her siblings; they were all born in a different country. Samantha has been taking classes for medical coding and billing. She became interested in the medical field when she was younger and has found her niche within medical coding and billing. She became a full-on Texan when her family moved here in 1999. She resides in McKinney with her husband, son and two dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family going camping at the State parks.
Carolina is thrilled to be a part of our team and we are equally glad to have her. She grew up in Greenville, TX. In 2011 she received her Associates of Applied Science Degree in Medical Office Management and a certificate of proficiency in medical coding and insurance at Tyler Junior College. After working at Dermatology Specialists of McKinney for a while, she used her certificate of proficiency in medical coding and insurance for the Health Texas Provider Network multispecialty clinics in McKinney and became a certified coder and insurance specialist through Practice Management Institute. She brings her talents and additional skills back to Baylor Scott & White – Dermatology Specialists as a manager of our growing staff. She recently graduated with her Bachelors of Arts and Science in Applied Technology and Performance Improvement at the University of North Texas in Denton and currently pursuing her MBA in Strategic Management. When asked to tell about herself she says, “I have the most amazing husband, Jeremiah, and cutest kids, Isaiah Gabriel and Samira Grace.