Nurse Practitioners

Mike Boles
Mike Boles, RN, APN
Family Medicine
Cumberland River Medical Clinic
102 Old Jefferson Street
Celina, TN 38551
931-243-3576

A graduate of Celina High School and a lifelong resident of Clay County, Mike Boles serves his country as a major in the Tennessee Air National Guard and his community as a family nurse practitioner.

Mike started his medical career as a licensed practical nurse then received his Bachelors degree in nursing from Tennessee Tech University. He has since gone on to earn a Master of Science degree in nursing from Belmont University and a PhD in nursing from Stamford Hill University.

Greda Cherry
Greda Cherry, RN, APN
Family Medicine
Cumberland River Physician Associates
110 Doctor's Drive
Celina, TN 38551
931-243-3860

Greda received her nursing degree from Tennessee Tech University and her masters degree in nursing from Western Kentucky University.  She has spent the past 20 years in a variety of nursing roles: intensive care, same-day surgery, emergency room and obstetrics.  She is a lifelong resident of Clay County and has two sons - Austin and Tyler.

Mandy Hayes
Mandy Hayes, RN, APN
Family Medicine
Cumberland River Specialty Clinic
102 Old Jefferson Street
Celina, TN 38551
931-243-5259

Mandy is a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Nursing.  Prior to Vanderbilt, she received her Bachelor of Science degree from Tennessee Tech with a concentration in health science.  Also prior to going back to school to receive her certification as a family nurse practitioner, Mandy worked at Cumberland River Hospital for twelve years in the respiratory department as a CRT.  Since receiving her license as a FNP, she has worked at the Clay County Health Department and in the emergency room at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Ronnie Raines
Ronnie Raines, RN, APN
Emergency Medicine
Cumberland River Hospital
100 Old Jefferson Street
Celina, TN 38551
931-243-3581

Ronnie started off his career in medicine as an orderly at Cumberland River Hospital in 1982. Since then he went on to receive his degree as a registered nurse and served as the facility's Director of Nursing for several years.

During the last few years, he has earned his licensure as an emergency medical technician and worked as a flight nurse with Air Evac. In 2006, Ronnie earned his master's degree in nursing from Belmont University and obtained certification as a family nurse practitioner.

Melissa Ross
Melissa Ross, RN, APN
Family Practice
Cumberland River Physician Associates
110 Doctor's Drive
Celina, TN 38551
931-243-3860

Melissa is a graduate of the Western Kentucky University School of Nursing. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked as a registered nurse at Monroe County Medical Center. Melissa has been in nursing since 1996. She lives in Tompkinsville, KY, with her husband, Phillip, and son, Samuel.