Office Management

Christine Baughman, RN – Owner/Office Manager

Christine Baughman and her husband, Dr. Henry Baughman, opened Promise Pediatrics together in 2001 with a goal of providing quality pediatric care to North Georgia. She received her registered nursing degree from Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR and now resides in Ringgold, GA, with her husband and children. When time permits, Christie enjoys traveling, ministering to foreign countries, and spending time with her children.

Nursing Staff

Elizabeth Lambert – Licensed Practical Nurse

Elizabeth resides in Ringgold, GA, with her husband, little boy, and dog. She received her LPN from Georgia Northwestern Technical College. On the weekends she enjoys spending time with her family and attending as many baseball events as possible.

Terri Camp – Certified Medical Assistant

Terri calls Fort Oglethorpe, GA, home and lives with her husband, two children, and dog, Athens. She earned her certificate in medical assisting from Georgia Northwestern Technical College and enjoys watching football with her family and spending time outdoors.

Angie Fitzgerald – Medical Assistant

Angie lives in Lafayette, GA, with her 3 children and dog, Zeus. She studied medical assisting at Academy of Allied Health. In her spare time she enjoys crafting and catching up on TV.

Billing Office

Jillian McCommon – Billing Associate

Jillian resides in Ooltewah, TN, with her significant other and 5 children. In her spare time, she enjoys anything outdoorsy with her boys, especially kayaking, hiking, and trips to Dollywood.

Crystal Manis – Billing Associate

Crystal lives in Chatsworth, GA, with her husband and step daughter. On the weekends she enjoys shopping, spending time with her family, and traveling.

Front Office

Brittany Bates – Receptionist/Certified Medical Assistant

Brittany lives in Rock Spring, GA, with her husband and their two little girls. She earned her medical assistant certification from Academy of Allied Health. Her duties vary in the office, sometimes assisting with our front desk and sometimes helping our nursing staff. During her free time she enjoys doing Pinterest projects, camping, and hiking with her family.

Tess McDaniel – CNA and CCMA

Tess resides in Chattanooga, TN with her significant other and little girl. She attended Wake Tech Community College for her CNA license and then attended Academy of Allied Health to acquire her CCMA. She is currently putting her great personality to work at our front desk. In her free time she likes to do nails and swim with her little family.

Grace Baughman – Receptionist

Daughter of Dr. Henry and Christine Baughman. Lives in Ringgold Ga. With parents and two younger brothers. She is studying Biology at Dalton State, Aspiring to be a Veterinarian. She enjoys her horse and being outdoors, and she is excited to be part of the Promise pediatrics team.

Matthew Stephens – Public Relations

Matthew lives in Lookout Valley with his wife and three dogs. He enjoys general aviation, piloting small aircrafts in the evenings and community activities on the weekends. While at home he enjoys creating art and music.

Melissa Sutton – Receptionist

Melissa attended Dalton State college after Graduating from Murry county high school. She lives in Chatsworth Ga., and she enjoys anything outdoors, including Hiking, Camping, and Gardening. She also loves attending her church, and spending time with her friends and family.