About Us

Our Staff

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Donna Scowden

Donna Scowden has been with Peachtree Park Pediatrics since 1996. Donna has held positions in healthcare administration for 25 years and has worked with Kaiser Permanente and Children’s Healthcare at Egleston. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Administration from Mercer University and a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration, also from Mercer. She lives in Duluth with her Golden Retrievers. She is active in volunteering with Happy Tails, a pet therapy organization.

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Robin Cochran

Robin Cochran, the Operations Supervisor, has been with Peachtree Park Pediatrics since 1982. She has a degree as a Medical Assistant and has worked closely with patients in both the front office and back office. Robin is a native of Atlanta. She enjoys doing volunteer work, traveling with her husband and spending time with her family, especially her five grandsons, Robert, Benjamin, Freddie, Tucker and Hudson. Robin’s newest hobby is running and races; she has completed two half-marathons.

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Carolyn Smith

Carolyn Smith, Clinical Supervisor, joined Peachtree Park Pediatrics in 2017 after years as a certified maternal newborn nurse at Piedmont hospital. She has been in the medical field for over 20 years in both clinical and administrative positions. Carolyn is a 6th generation Dekalb County native living in Smoke Rise with her daughter, Lily Grace. They enjoy spending time with family and friends and are very involved in their church and homeschool group.

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Joy Nichols

Joy Nichols has been a registered nurse for over 35 years and worked 14 years in the NICU and Newborn Nursery at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Joy is a life long resident of Smyrna. In her spare time she loves to travel, particularly to a beach, and spending time with her family. Joy is an IBCLC (International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant) who has worked at PPP since 2005.

Through a program of the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, she visits physicians’ offices and hospitals throughout Atlanta and Georgia, training physicians and staff to be breastfeeding advocates. Please call the Front Desk at 404-351-1131 for more information or to schedule an appointment.