Meet Our Staff
APRN, MSN, FNP-BC
Elizabeth has been a certified nurse practitioner since 2014 and owner of Life Long Care of New London since 2018. She graduated from Saint Michael’s College with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2006. She returned to the University of New Hampshire to receive her Master of Science in Nursing in 2010. While working at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center as a bone marrow transplant nurse, she attained a post-Master’s certificate in Advanced Nursing Practice. Elizabeth joined Life Long Care of New London as an APRN in 2014. She is proud to have had Life Long Care of New London's founder, Kathleen Kidder, APRN as her mentor and strives to uphold the value of individualized care our community deserves. She is credentialed with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She lives locally with her husband and three young children.
MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Grace graduated from MCPHS University in Boston with Bachelor's of Science in Nursing. She received her Master's of Science in Nursing through Rivier University in 2021. Grace is currently living in the greater Concord area with her husband, loving all that the outdoors of New Hampshire has to offer. They're also working tirelessly restoring an old colonial farm property.
APRN, MSN, NP-C
Tiffany has been a family nurse practitioner since 2012 and began her career at Life Long Care of New London. She had trained with the other nurse practitioners here and loved the qualities of care that this practice offers. She worked as an inpatient cardiac registered nurse at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for nearly 10 years, caring for both medical and surgical patients with cardiac conditions. She briefly traveled and worked in the inpatient cardiothoracic step-down unit at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in Manhattan, NY as well. She was educated at the University of New Hampshire nursing programs for both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Masters of Science in Nursing. Tiffany is credentialed with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She strives to individualize care to meet the needs of her patients and enjoys the time with patients that Life Long Care values. Tiffany resides in the Upper Valley with her husband and two children.
Dr. Amanda Hegnauer is a licensed naturopathic doctor in the state of New Hampshire. She earned her Doctorate from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ. She enjoys practicing as a naturopathic doctor, lecturing within the community and acting as a Wellness Educator for the Concord and New London CoOp. Dr. Hegnauer continues to write for and is published in Naturopathic Doctor News and Review. She is a member of the New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors, International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society and the Association for the Advancement of Restorative Medicine. She was a past member of the State of New Hampshire Naturopathic Licensing Board. As a naturopathic family doctor Dr. Hegnauer sees patients of all ages. She holds a particular interest in Chronic fatigue, Autoimmune diseases, Endocrinology, and Gastroenterology. Because she practices individualized medicine she sees many diagnoses including those of chronic illness and Lyme disease. Dr. Hegnauer has an additional focus in Women’s health including treating the symptoms of Menopause and utilizing Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy. Amanda lives locally, enjoying time with her family and being on the farm with her dog and horses.
Kelly received her associate degree in nursing in Texas after being a hospice aide and nurse technician in 2010. She went on to obtain her Bachelors degree in nursing while workin as a construction nurse in Arizona and Oregon and as a staff nurse in Oklahoma and Texas. She then went back to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center for her Masters in Nursing for Family Nurse Practitioner in 2015. She worked as a family nurse practitioner in an indigent Clinic then a private practice seeing patients of all ages.She enjoyed performing cosmetic procedures, and helping patients with weight loss and diabetes management. Kelly is a native of NH and she wanted to move home. In 2020 she packed up her Texas life and moved home. She worked at Dartmouth Health seeing primarily a geriatric patients in internal medicine. Kelly joined Life Long Care in 2023 to get back to her Family Practice roots and enjoy a broader practice such as diabetes management, weight loss counseling and treatment and Botox cosmetic procedures.
Per Diem Providers
APRN, MSN, FNP-BC
Monique joined Life Long Care of New London in 2006. She is originally from Lewiston, Maine. Monique received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Southern Maine in 1987. She worked as a staff nurse in a variety of clinical settings and has traveled extensively. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing in 1992 and is certified with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Monique lives locally with her husband and daughters.
APRN, MSN, FNP-BC
Sean graduated from Seattle University in 1988 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. After work in the arts, emergency medicine and psychology, he returned to studies and completed his graduate work at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a Master of Science in Nursing. He also completed national certification as an APRN, leading to work in family practice in Spokane, WA before settling back in New Hampshire. Ongoing interest in holistic health have led Sean to completion of studies in Functional Medicine through the Institute of Functional Medicine. Sean worked for eight years at Life Long Care of New London prior to his work with Dr. Lori Richer in integrative health for a few years. He returned in the spring of 2018 and has quickly been building his practice ever since. Sean and his wife, Janice, are both newly certified EMTs and reside in Grantham. They have one grown son.
Tonjia has been with Life Long Care of New London since it opened in 2003. In addition to managing the office operations, Tonjia also serves as the certified coder and biller for the office. She also is a medical assistant and can be found assisting patients in the clinical setting. She resides locally and has two grown children.
Sarah began working for Life Long Care of New London in 2019. She most recently had worked at DHMC as a licensed nursing assistant in the Intermediate Cardiac Care Unit. Sarah has enjoyed the challenge of learning new skills and triaging patient needs. She lives locally with her husband and daughter.
Brionna St. Clair
Brionna joined our team in 2021. Bri has been a LNA for over 9 years, working in various healthcare settings. She loves helping people in their healthcare journey. Bri is married to her high school sweetheart and lives locally with their three daughters and 3 dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Desirea became a licensed nursing assistant in 2012 and worked at the Clough Center at New London Hospital. She started at Life Long Care of New London in 2014 and is our Clinical Lead. She also manages our vaccine program for both children and adults. She and her husband live locally and have two grown children.
Kelly has been in the Medical Field for 30 years. She started out as a Nurse's Aide in a Nursing Home Setting, then moved on to working in a Hospital setting, along with some private duty care. She finally moved to a Doctor's Office. Kelly is married to her husband, Wayne, and has 6 children and 12 Grandchildren. Kelly and her husband enjoy taking day trips on the motorcycle.