About Us

Roxanne Kalata Ertel, BA, RDMS,  Owner/Instructor

A professional with over 30 years of experience in Medical Imaging including Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, and Magnetic Resonance both in private and hospital corporations. She has also been a Clinical Instructor and Educator for Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Medical Sonography and co-authored other training delivery systems in the nurse sonographer field. Her passion is ultrasound; now she is able to help others acquire this passion. She is a member of Soroptimist International, Aglow International, and a graduate of 49B Lions Leadership Academy.

Roxanne is an approved trainer with Heartbeat International and CareNet. CV available upon request.

Sara Saunders, Administrative Assistant

Sara has been a homeschooling mom of 4 children for over 20 years.  In addition to homeschooling, she also runs several home-based businesses.  These experiences have given her skills that will support Forget-Me-Not Ultrasound.  She looks forward to beginning this new chapter in her life.

Cindy Ellis, RDMS,  LM – Clinical Instructor

A professional with over 30 years of experience in OB/GYN and General diagnostic ultrasound imaging.  She is ARDMS certified in OB/GYN.  She has been a clinical ultrasound instructor for 28 years in both hospital and OB/GYN office settings for 2 ultrasound colleges here in Western NY.  She was also a Florida Licensed Midwife for many years working in birth centers and performing home deliveries.  She is excited about using her experience, knowledge, and skills through serving God and teaching others OB ultrasound, as well as learning from others.

Nancy Lonsberry, RDMS – Clinical Instructor  

Nancy has 17 years of experience as a medical sonographer performing general, OB/GYN, and vascular ultrasounds.  She has assisted in the training of ultrasound students in the hospital setting and has enjoyed working alongside students helping them to master their new skills.  She currently volunteers in a pregnancy center in her hometown performing ultrasounds.  Through ultrasound, Nancy has a desire to help clients that come into the pregnancy center see and realize that the life they have growing inside them is a blessing and a gift from God, and she looks forward to working with others to help them master the skills they will need to do the same.

Tarena Canela, RDMS  – Clinical Instructor  

Tarena Canela holds an Associate of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography and is registered with the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Tarena has been a sonographer for over a decade and is passionate about obstetric sonography. Her favorite part of her job is demonstrating the miracle of life! Tarena has used her knowledge to follow God’s calling to a local pregnancy center where she is clinic coordinator and lead sonographer. She enjoys teaching others how to perfect their skill in sonography, to get the best images possible while creating a relaxing environment for clients.

Cindy Willich, RDMS  – Clinical Instructor  

Over 25 years in the medical field including Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Nursing Technician. She is ARDMS certified in OB/GYN. She has been involved in pregnancy centers for 20+ years and has served in many capacities including receptionist, client advocate, office manager and sonographer. She has spent many of those years training and has been Center Director/ Nursing Director at Pregnancy and Family Resource Center in Kansas. She has a love for ultrasounds and the unique role it has in pregnancy centers.. She is excited for the opportunity to teach others how to serve God through ultrasound.