The Liver Transplant Team at Cleveland Clinic is comprised of surgeons, liver transplant physicians, coordinators, nurses, social workers and a vast network of people and resources to make the liver transplant process as smooth as possible.

Liver Transplant Center Leadership

Liver Transplant Surgeons

Liver Transplant Hepatology

Liver Transplant Coordinators

Clinical Nurse Manager

  • Donna Ferchill, RN, BSN, CCTC

Pre-Transplant Coordinators

  • Mohamed Awada, RN, BSN
  • Krista Byler, RN, BSN
  • Carly Glending, RN, BSN
  • Amy McFarlin, RN, BSN
  • Nancy Luciano, RN
  • Barb Mastroianni RN, MSN
  • Christine Panko, RN, BSN, CCTC
  • Lori Pulice, RN, BSN, CCTC
  • Mary Kay Quinn, RN, MSN
  • Natasha Rush, RN, BSN
  • Stephanie Winegardner, RN, BSN

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Meagan Reynolds, MSN, CNP

Post Liver Transplant Coordinators

  • James Filisky, RN, BSN
  • Gretchen Garibaldi, RN, BSN
  • Morgan Gordon, RN, BSN
  • Kathryn Hines, RN, BSN
  • Molly Nikolic, RN
  • Amanda Pescatrice, RN, BSN
  • Tracey Raleigh, RN
  • Suzanne Wilkins, RN, BSN
  • Tina WIlliams, RN, MSN

Living Donor & Pediatrics

Independent Living Donor Advocate

  • Karen Reinhart, MAEd, LSW

Living Liver Donor

  • Donna Ferchill, RN, BSN, CCTC


  • James Filinsky, RN, BSN
  • Cathleen Tichy-Dreher, APN

Physician Assistants

  • April Waby, PA-C
  • Karen Kerepesi, PA-C

Liver Transplant Social Work

  • Jessica Hoffman, LISW
  • Elizabeth Hooley, LISW
  • Annette Humberson, LISW

Liver Transplant Patient Financial Advocate

  • Eboni Robinson

Research Coordinator

  • Shana Maikhor Edelstein

Support Staff