Medical and Vocational Supervisors

Joni Christmas, RN, BSN, CCM

jonichristmasJoni has been with Southern Rehab since 2002.

She has 18 years of prior experience in the medical field; her prior employment provided experience in ICU.  She also specializes in traumatic brain injuries, burns (including chemical and electrical), orthopaedic injuries, spinal injuries, chronic pain and eye injuries.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse licensed in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager

Education

  • Nursing degree from the University of North Carolina in Greensboro

Service Area

  • Wilmington/Eastern North Carolina area

Melissa Dixon, RN, CCM, CEAC

Melissa DixonMelissa has been with Southern Rehab since 2002.

She has expertise both as a medical case manager and in management as a supervisor. Melissa is also certified to evaluate home access as related to injuries and make recommendations regarding same.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager
  • Certified Environmental Access Consultant

Education 

  • Nursing degree from Holzer Medical School of Nursing in Ohio

Service Area

Melissa supervises medical case managers in Charlotte and the surrounding area, as well as Southeastern North Carolina.

Lisa Hollifield, RN, BSN, CCM,CBIS

LDHLisa has been with Southern Rehab since February 1999.

She has expertise in catastrophic nursing, head injuries, paraplegia, quadriplegia and multiple trauma.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager

Education

  • Bachelors Degree in nursing from University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi

Service Area

  • Asheville and western North Carolina

Linda Morreale, RN, BSN, CCM

LJMLinda has been with Southern Rehab since 2009.

She specializes in catastrophic injuries, traumatic brain injuries and orthopaedics.

Licenses and Certifications

      • Registered nurse licensed in the state of North Carolina
      • Certified Case Manager

Education

      • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C.

Service Area

      • Greenville and Northeastern North Carolina area

Lisa Pinnell, RN, BSN, CCM

LisaPinnellLisa has been with Southern Rehab since 2013.

She has expertise in orthopaedics, neurological and occupational health.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Registered nurse licensed in the state of North Carolina
  • Certified Case Manager

Education

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Winston-Salem State University, Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Nursing degree from Tidewater Community College in Portsmouth, Virginia

Service Area

  • Fayetteville, Pinehurst, Lumberton (Southeastern North Carolina)

Angela Prenoveau, MS, CRC, CEAS

angelaprenoveauAngela has been with Southern Rehab since 2003.

She has experience in job seeking/development/place, as well as vocational expert and labor market surveys.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist

Education

  • Masters in Rehabilitation Studies from East Carolina University

Service Area

  • Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area of North Carolina