Jonathan Richards, MBA, MSIA
Jonathan Richards received a B.S. degree in biochemistry and microbiology from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Administration from Carnegie Mellon University. He started his career in 1983 at the University of Pittsburgh in the ART program at Magee-Women´s Hospital. His first position as laboratory director was in 1986 at the Northwest Center for Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology in Margate, Florida. He returned to Pittsburgh to complete his graduate studies and in 1990 became the laboratory director at Fertility Associates, Inc. in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. He has been the Laboratory Director at CORM since 1995.
Leslie Smith, RN, BSN
Director of Clinical Services
Since joining CORM in 2014 as the Director of CORM Surgery Center, Leslie Smith is responsible for spearheading the accreditation process of its surgery center through American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (AAAASF), the largest not-for-profit outpatient accrediting organizations that focus on standardization and improvement of the quality of health care in outpatient facilities.
In 2016, Leslie assumed an additional role as Director of Clinical Services, overseeing clinic operations of all CORM locations. In this capacity, Leslie’s priority focuses on ensuring that all offices work together as ONE team. She travels to all clinic locations and is very involved in employees, physician and patient satisfaction.
Leslie holds a degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston. Prior to joining CORM, Leslie has assumed various director positions in both hospital and outpatient surgery centers setting.
Maryanne Reilly Fisher, RN
Manager, Clinical Research
Maryanne completed her degree in nursing in 1989 in Houston, Texas. Prior to receiving her degree she was a clinical research coordinator at Baylor College of Medicine for over 8 years. After receiving her degree she then became the clinical research coordinator inside the Reproductive Endocrinology Division at Baylor College of Medicine where she continued her career in research as well as expanding her roles and advancing into other departments of women’s healthcare. Maryanne's career in clinical research coordination in infertility and women’s healthcare has spanned over two decades and allowed her to work with companies such as Serono Laboratories, Berlex Laboratories, Ciba-Geigy Pharmaceutical, Davis and Geck, Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Parke-Davis Laboratories, Reid-Rowell Corporation, Columbia Laboratories, Schering-Plough Laboratories, Syntex Laboratories, R. W. Johnson Pharmaceutical, Tap Pharmaceutical, Inc., Solvay Pharmaceutical, Inc., Collagen Corporation (Palo Alto, CA), Organon I, Advanced Care Products, Warner Lambert, Eli Lilly, Searle, Ferring, Barrier Therapeutics, Xanodyne, Neurocine Biosciences, EMD Serono, Inc., Duramed, Repros, Agile Pharmaceuticals, Warner Chilcott, Abbott, Merck, Watson Laboratories, Inc., AbbVie, Nora Therapeutics, Finox Biotech, Beckman-Coulter and Illumina.
Maryanne is a member of the American Nurses Association, American Society of Reproductive Medicine, Houston Infertility Nurses Association, SOCRA and Women’s Health Network. Her career has included over a decade of teaching, lectures and several papers and publications.