Our Exceptional Healthcare Professionals
As a health center that strives to have all the health care services you need under one roof, Neighborhood Health Center has brought together the best providers in the Richmond area in order to give you and your family the health services you need and deserve. Meet and learn more about a few of our dedicated medical professionals below.
Teresa Short, FNP-C, CEN
Teresa Short, better known to he patients as Teri, also serves as the Clinical Director for Neighborhood Health Center. Teresa started her career as an emergency room nurse. After completing her master’s degree to become a Nurse Practitioner, she knew family medicine was where she wanted to be because of the relationships she built with her patients.
She volunteers at the Siloam Clinic and teaches first aid and emergency preparedness to Boy Scouts. She raises golden doodles and enjoys horses.
Teresa, better known to her patients as Teri, also serves as the Clinical Director for Neighborhood Health Center.
Shannette Campbell, NP
Shannette enjoys being able to connect with patients and play a part in their recovery. She became a health care provider because “I wanted to make a difference.” She feels healthcare is a calling and is humbled by the opportunity to fulfill it with the patients she encounters. An area of special interest to her is mental health and psychiatry.
Shannette is also an animal lover and volunteers at Adopt-A-Dog.
April Coffin, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
April has known since she was a child that she wanted to work in healthcare and make a difference for others. She has a passion for empowering individuals and families to overcome life’s hurdles. She has volunteered in Crisis Centers, worked in treatment facilities for children with mental and behavioral challenges and helped establish a mental health clinic from the ground up. A true patient advocate, she focuses on empowering change, healthy choices and improving quality of life.
She is also a mom, wife, therapist and pet lover. She volunteers at local schools.
Kim Cox, NP
Kim first became interested in the field of nursing because she had family members who were nurses and looked up to them. After 15 years in nursing, she decided to pursue becoming a nurse practitioner. Kim loved working with people in the hospital setting, but wanted to be able to develop longer relationships with patients.
Kim lives in Connersville Indiana with her husband of 27 years, Jim. They have one grown son and a daughter still living at home. Kim loves spending time with her large extended family, gardening, reading and being near water
Rick Beck, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Rick has worked in social work since 1972 when he began work at a state hospital. He has worked in programs for children, adolescents, adults and elderly. He has post graduate training in Gestalt Therapy and EMDR (eye movement desensitization reintegration). Rick is a fan of Mr. Rogers and Irvin Yalom in working with people. He is a licensed massage therapist and teaches Tai Chi. He is married and has a grandson. His interests also include playing banjo, running and reading.
Iesha Engle, Nurse Practitioner
Ieshsa is a familiar caregiver in Wayne County. She started in healthcare as a Certified Nursing Assistant in 1998 and later became a Registered Nurse in 2002. Ieshsa always knew she wanted to become a Nurse Practitioner but the timing wasn’t right until 2019. She loves caring for people and really wants to make a difference in their lives. Ieshsa has truly found her passion and knows she is doing exactly what she was meant to do.
Ieshsa is married with 2 daughters and 5 grandchildren. She loves to read, camp, swim, and spend time with her family.