Our Office Staff

Susie Hoggard, RN, BSN

Susie Hoggard is our Charge Nurse and Safety Officer of Atlantic Surgery Center. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Valdosta State University. She has over 15 years of nursing experience, including surgical, plastics and reconstructive, home health, pediatrics and OBGYN.

“I love seeing patients pleased with their surgical outcome. I enjoy seeing their boost of self-confidence after a cosmetic or reconstructive procedure.” –Susie Hoggard, RN, BSN

Susie has lived in Jacksonville for 14 years. She enjoys spending time with her family, enjoys gardening and walking on the beach.

Sandy Moore, MA, ST

Sandy Moore is the heart of our Operating Room.  She has been a core part of Dr. Trimas’ team for 17 years.  Sandy is originally from Jacksonville, and currently resides in Ponte Vedra.  She enjoys the beach, working out, vacationing with family, and having fun with friends.
When asked what she enjoys most about her career, Sandy said, “It’s fun!  We have great patients, and the staff works so well together.  Dr. Trimas is excellent with his work!”

Gina Schmidt, MA

Gina Schmidt has been a part of our team for 13 years. She is our Fernandina Beach/Amelia island representative. Gina is a member of the American Medial Technologist and is a Registered Medical Assistant. She has advanced training in permanent make-up and chemical peel application, and is educated on Obagi, PCA, and SkinMedica skincare.
“I have met so many wonderful patients who live and work in the Fernandina Beach/Yulee area. I really enjoy getting to know them and helping them be more informed of the options available for skincare and anti-aging.” -Gina Schmidt, MA

Gina is originally from Jacksonville and has resided in Fernandina Beach for over 13 years. She and her husband, and 2 children love being on the water-fishing, boating or swimming.

Leah Allen

Leah Allen has been a core part of our team since 2001. She has over 16 years of experience in medical office administrative work. Whether she is assiting you with scheduling surgery or planning our next VIP patient event, her friendly, professional and helpful demeanor is something you will surely notice. What Leah loves most about her career is assisting each patient through their journey from their initial consult to their final result.

“I am proud to work for a surgeon whose patients simply look refreshed and very natural at the end result. I can’t say it enough: I love my job!” –Leah Allen

Leah is a 5th generation Floridian, born and raised in Jacksonville. She has a son and enjoys spending time with him, and family and friends. She enjoys the beach, sporting events, Jaguar football, cooking and being involved with church.

Jill Carlos Few

Jill joined Dr. Trimas 20 years ago as an intern while earning her medical assistant degree and was eventually brought on as a full time team member here at Beaches Facial Plastic.  Jill sadly left the practice due to a move to Atlanta.  Now that she’s returned to the beaches,  we are so excited to welcome her back as part of our work family!

Jill has over 20 years experience in the medical field, with plastic surgery and dermatology as her background.

“It is an honor to return working for Dr. Trimas where I first began. He is truly a gifted surgeon with genuine compassion toward his patients.” -Jill Carlos Few

Jill grew up at the beaches where she resides. She is married with one daughter. Her personal time is spent with family, bike riding and doing home improvement projects.

Tracy Cooper

Tracy Cooper is our Medical Billing and Coding specialist. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Memphis, and Medical Billing and Coding degree from Sanford Brown Institute in Jacksonville. She has years of experience in medical offices, and has enjoyed substitute teaching for many years.

“I love our office atmosphere. Our patients are fantastic and our staff is very sweet and supportive.”
-Tracy Cooper

Tracy has been in Ponte Vedra for 21 years, and enjoys spending time with her husband, and their 3 young adult children. Her spare time is filled with working out, going to the beach, and participating and many church activities-her husband is a pastor.