Kelly Willenberg & Associates

Kazel Carbone: APRN, CCRP

Kazel LaPorte Carbone has worked in Oncology nursing for more than 30 years, in both the pediatric and adult populations, both inpatient and outpatient.



Cynthia Dunn: RN, BSN, MSN, CCRA, CCRP

Cynthia (Cindy) Dunn is an experienced and diverse clinical research professional with over 23 years of healthcare experience including: Clinical Research, Clinical Research Compliance, and Oncology Nursing.


Nancy Reynolds Howard
Nancy Reynolds Howard: RN, BSN, CCRC

Nancy has joined the Clinical Research Compliance team to provide expertise in a variety of areas. She has more than 30 years of clinical nursing experience, including clinical research skills acquired during her employment at Baylor College of Medicine and Houston Methodist Research Institute.



Kathleen Hurtado: RPh

With nearly 30 years experience working in health care industry, principally focused on clinical research administration, compliance and regulatory management, Kathleen has joined the Advocate team to provide expertise in a variety of areas.


Cynthie Lawson: BSBM, CHRC, CPC

Cynthie joins Kelly Willenberg, LLC as an independent contractor with over 15 years of experience in financial and revenue cycle operations including clinical research billing compliance.  She has a strong background and expertise encompassing study start-up to final closeout.



Chris Longspaugh: PharmD

Dr. Chris Longspaugh, a pharmacist with a varied career, has over 15 years of experience in multiple areas of clinical research including: billing compliance, clinical trial operations, information technology, and project coordination. Most recently Chris served as Senior Manager of Medical Operations of a mid-sized biotech company.


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Wendy Portier: MSN, RN, CHC, CHRC, CPHQ

Wendy Portier has over 25 years of experience in healthcare including: Managed Care, Quality, Health Care Compliance, Clinical Research Compliance, Clinical Research, Care Management, and Critical Care Nursing. Having worked on the provider, researcher, payer and sponsor sides, Wendy has a unique perspective and extensive knowledge regarding clinical research compliance.


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