Staff

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Michael Buncher Practice Manager

Mr. Buncher is a newcomer to Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. and to western North Carolina. He is a native of St. Louis, MO and has lived in Kentucky, Ohio and now North Carolina. Throughout his career, Mike has worked to improve health care for children. He delights in contributing to the health and well-being of our local families and in supporting the wonderful physicians and staff that represent Hendersonville Pediatrics. Mr. Buncher completed his undergraduate degree in Business Administration at Benedictine College, Kansas and earned his Masters in Business Administration and his Masters in Public Health degrees from University of Missouri-Columbia.


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Becky Franks Brevard - Front Office Supervisor

Ms. Franks has been with Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. for over 10 years as the front office supervisor overseeing all patient scheduling, intake, discharge, and records handling functions for our Brevard office. Becky grew up in western North Carolina and enjoys a lifetime of being part of our beautiful community.


Angela Stahr Clinical Support Staff Supervisor

Ms. Stahr has worked at Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. since 2010. She is responsible for training and supervising the medical assistants that support our providers in both offices. She also oversees compliance with federal and state clinical and OSHA regulations. Prior to working at Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. Angela worked at Allergy Partners and at Trend Mental Health. 


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Ruthie Newton Lab Supervisor

Ms. Newton recently returned to Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. providing much needed help in our in-house laboratory. She now serves as our Lab Supervisor responsible for lab oversight including day to day lab operations and its quality assurance program in compliance with COLA accreditation. Ruth also oversees medical supply and equipment purchases and inventory for our practice. Ruth has lived in Transylvania County her whole life and is proud to call Western N.C. her home.


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Christina Kish Clerical Supervisor

Ms. Kish was previously with Hendersonville Pediatrics for 5 years, working at both our Hendersonville and Brevard offices. In 2020, she returned to our practice as Clerical Supervisor of our Hendersonville location, overseeing all functions of the front office. Christina was raised in Florida, but has called WNC home for over 20 years.