Jeanie Etie, RN

Registered Nurse

Jeanie Etie has been a Registered Nurse since 2002 when she graduated from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Jeanie has a broad background of nursing experience most recently working with new and expectant families in Labor and Delivery.

Jeanie lives in Oak Cliff with her wife, Brooke, and their three sons, Jonah, Gavin, and Oliver. When Jeanie isn’t working she loves going on adventures with her family and especially loves spending time outdoors.

Samantha Hensel, LVN


Samantha has been an LVN for 10 years and is currently working towards her BSN degree.  She has been in pediatrics for the last 9 years and has loved every minute of it. She has 2 children of her own and desires to bring peace of mind to parents regarding their little ones.  When Samantha is not working or studying, she enjoys spending time with her family and pets, and cooking.

Erika Negrete

Medical Assistant

Erika has been a Medical Assistant for 4 years and has worked in pediatrics for 3 years. She loves going to concerts, taking random trips to Florida, and worshiping the Lord.

Iris Roca-Alvarez

Medical Assistant

Iris Roca-Alvarez is OCP’S newest Bilingual Medical Assistant! Iris joins OCP from Children’s Medical Center Dallas. She was born and raised in West Dallas. Iris is married and has four children, ranging in age from 17 to 4. She is very grateful and excited to be part of our team!

Connie Malone

Office Manager and Front Desk

Connie has worked in medical administration for over 40 years. She began her career with Dr. Peter Schneider, a Pediatrician in Oak Cliff, when she was a young mother. She then became the Billing and Office Manager for Dr. Larry Anspiger, General Surgeon, in Oak Cliff, until he retired. Then in 2001 she started working for Richard Wallner, Obstetrics and Gynecology as his Office Manager, until he retired in 2018.

Connie is married, has three adult children and six grandchildren. She is a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. She enjoys cooking for family and friends, traveling, gardening, and reading.

Alizza Vargas


December 2021, Alizza graduated from the University of Mary-Hardin Baylor with her Bachelor of Science, majoring in Biology Pre-Med. She is in the process of applying to medical school with dreams of becoming a pediatrician. She is thankful for the opportunity to learn all she can at OCP before heading back to school.

Keri Brookshire

Office Manager

Keri started her career as a Mechanical Engineer working for Kimberly Clark to improve the manufacturing of Huggies Diapers. She’s happy to discuss diapers with you any time. She went on to teach High School Math and then took a break to be a stay-at-home mom. Her kids are now in high school and middle school, so she is joining our staff behind the scenes as our Office Manager.

In her spare time, Keri enjoys spending time with her husband of 20 years, Michael, and their 2 kids, working out, baking sweet treats (it’s all about balance), drinking coffee, and reading.