Our Nurse Practitioners

Jenny Long, RN, MSN, CPNP

 

Education:

University of VA School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA; BSN
Virginia Commonwealth Univ, Richmond, VA; MSN

Board Certification:

Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Special Interests:

Jenny has 3 girls of her own, 2 of them twins heading in to the teenage years, so she especially enjoys seeing adolescent girls and “multiples”.  Having an active family, she spends much of her time at soccer, softball and basketball games, dance recitals and swim meets.  Her other interests are working out and watching VA Tech/Hokie football.

 

 


Jessica Hamman, RN, MSN, CPNP

 

Education:

George Mason University School of Nursing; BSN
University of VA School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA; MSN

Board Certification:

Pediatric Nursing Certification Board

Special Interests:

Jessica’s professional interests include caring for newborns and educating new parents, as well as educating patients and their parents on asthma/allergy issues.   Mentoring Nurse Practitioner students is another avenue of concentration.   When not exploring community activities in the area with her husband and 2 young children, she likes making desserts!

 

 


Gigi E. Dann, CFNP

Education:

University of VA School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA; BSN
University of VA School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA; MSN

Board Certification:

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Special Interests:

Gigi is a certified Lactation Consultant and is fluent in Spanish.  She is well versed in cultural uniqueness and respectful of Latino diversity.  She genuinely conveys care and concern towards her families and is a fierce advocate for her patients and their families.

 

 


Loretta J. Vece, CFNP

 

Education:

Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL; BSN
The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC; MSN
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; DNP

Board Certification:

American Nurses Credentialing Center

Special Interests:

Dr. Vece has worked in pediatrics in some capacity most of the past 15 years. Her doctoral work focused on pediatric oral health and preventative care. She loves teaching patients, families, and nurses and has served as nursing faculty in both the community college and university setting. She has also been adjunct faculty for the NP program at George Mason University. She loves hiking, kayaking, gardening, and most all spending time with her husband, children, and most especially her three grandchildren.