Our Medical Providers

Wayne Bierbaum, MD

Internal Medicine
Chief Medical Officer
Location: West River and Shady Side

Dr. Bierbaum has been practicing medicine since 1982 and has been with Bay Community Health since 1989. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and earned degrees from Vanderbilt University and University of Miami. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Brown University’s Roger William Hospital. Dr. Bierbaum has privileges at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

Nancy Bryant, RN, BSN, MSN, MPA, CRNP

Family Medicine for Adults and Children
Location: West River

Nancy Bryant has been practicing medicine since 1977 and has been with Bay Community Health since 2000. She is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner earning her degrees from The Catholic University of America and Georgetown University. Nancy treats patients of all ages with a special interest in pediatrics.

Rebecca Roth, CRNP

Family Medicine for Adults and Children
Location: West River and Shady Side

Rebecca Roth joined Bay Community in November 2018. She earned her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University and her Nursing degree from Yale School of Nursing. Her clinical rotations included an FQHC, as well as neurology and pediatric care with special interest in diabetes management. She currently treats patients of all ages.

Andrea Matthews, MD

Family Medicine
Location: West River

Dr. Matthews is a native of the Eastern Shore of Maryland. She earned her medical degree and family medicine training at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She attended undergraduate school at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. She most recently practiced family medicine in Delaware and the northeast area of Maryland. Dr. Matthews is also a board-certified physician in practice since 2010. Dr. Matthews sees patients of all ages

Nyediang Ateghang, RN, FNP


Our Behavioral Health Providers

Jana Raup, Ph.D., LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Chief Behavioral Health Officer
Location: West River and Shady Side

Jana Raup has been a licensed, practicing mental health professional since 1988. She has worked with patients from the community and Bay Community Health (BCH) since 2002 and in 2013 was hired by BCH to develop the Behavioral Health program. Dr. Raup continues to serve as both Director of Behavioral Health and as a BCH therapist. She provides individual, couples, family, and group therapy with children, adolescents, and adults and primarily utilizes cognitive behavioral techniques. Her approach is very interactive with both therapist and client as active participants. Dr. Raup earned her doctorate in mental health counseling from the University of Florida and holds Masters Degrees from Towson University and The Johns Hopkins University. She also has advanced training in clinical counseling and therapy from Johns Hopkins and rehabilitation counseling from Ohio University.

Narlie Bedney, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Location: West River and Shady Side

Ms. Bedney has been a provider at BCH since June of 2019. She is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland and is National Board Certified. Prior to joining BCH, Ms. Bedney provided therapy to adolescents, adults, couples and families. Additionally, Ms. Bedney was a Crisis Services Manager where she provided emotional support and referral sources to survivors of sexual assault. Ms. Bedney is skilled in providing crisis interventions, substance abuse treatment planning and clinical assessments. As a current member of Postpartum Support International, Ms. Bedney holds a certification and specializes in Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder.

Anthony Hall, LCSW-C

Mr. Anthony Hall is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. He holds Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology from Bowie State University and a Masters of Social Work from the University Of Maryland School Of Social Work. Mr. Hall has both clinical and supervisory expertise in the field of behavioral health. Clinically, he is experienced with conducting mental health needs evaluations and substance abuse assessments, counseling in both the individual and group settings, coordination of care, and the delivering community support services. Mr. Hall has proven to be a leader in his field, holding positions as clinical manager and director; roles where he provided training to staff and consumers, supervised clinical staff and managed clinical caseloads. Currently, Mr. Hall is also the Director for the Department of Behavioral Health Community Response Team in Washington, DC where he developed the framework for the expansion of behavioral health care for the entire city. As a therapist here at BCH, Mr. Hall brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to add to our behavioral health provider team.

Gbemisola Peter-Olakiigbe, CRNP, PMHNP-BC