Advanced Practice Providers


Bailey grew up in Lake Zurich, IL, then went to Butler for undergrad and PA school. Her hobbies include reading, hiking, traveling, yoga and going on walks with her dog and her husband (Grant). She loves working with BCEM because of how supported and also challenged she feels as an emergency provider, the teamwork that[...]


Katie grew up in Chesterton, IN, leaving the state for a few years to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences and Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. After graduating, she moved to Indianapolis with her husband, Patrick, where they live with their dog.  She is so grateful to work[...]


LeAnn is a Shelbyville native who achieved her BSN and MSN at Indiana Wesleyan. She worked in the Major Emergency Department as an RN prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, and brings to the BCEM team an invaluable perspective as a provider who has cared for patients at Major in various capacities.  In her free[...]


Molly joined the BCEM team in 2017 as a Physician Assistant after doing a clinical rotation with us at the Major Hospital ED. She was born and raised in Cincinnati, and attended the University of Dayton as a Biology major. She then obtained her MPAS at Butler University in Indianapolis. Molly loves to travel as[...]

Danielle Krizka, PA-C

Danielle joined the BCEM team in 2015. She grew up in Roscoe, Illinois, then attended Butler University for her undergraduate and graduate education; at Butler, she participated in club volleyball and was a member of Delta Gamma sorority. She developed her interest in Emergency Medicine while working as a scribe in a large Indianapolis emergency[...]

Lauren Searles, PA

Lauren is one of the newest members of BCEM, having joined in 2014. She grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana, then obtained her undergraduate and PA training at Butler University in Indianapolis. She particularly enjoys the procedural skills in Emergency Medicine, and is always happy to take on the most daunting of suturing tasks. Her[...]

Joel Ruetz, MPAS

Joel was born in Muncie, Indiana, and grew up in Carmel. He attended Butler University for both his Undergraduate education and Master of Physician Assistant Studies. When not at work, Joel enjoys spending time with his wife, Jerilynn, and dog, Moxy; they are also excited to have welcomed a second child into their family in 2016![...]

Kristin Habbe, MPAS

Kristin grew up in Greenfield, Indiana. She completed her undergraduate education at Indiana University Bloomington, with a BS in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Psychology. She went on to complete the MPAS (Master of Physician Assistant Studies) at Butler University in Indianapolis. Kristin is married to Andrew, and they are proud “parents” to their[...]

Andrew Bowman, ACNP-BC

Andrew Bowman grew up in Dayton, Indiana, received his undergraduate education at Purdue University with a BS in Nursing, then went on to complete his training at the University of Southern Indiana for his MS in Nursing/Acute Care NP. Andrew is known not only within our group, but throughout the EM community in central Indiana,[...]