Mary Anne Snyder, DO, is a Family Medicine Physician for the Cummins LiveWell Center.

Dr. Snyder is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians. She recently relocated here to Indiana from Texas, where she received the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Exemplary Teaching Award and Texas Osteopathic Medical Association Service Award. She served as an Assistant Professor at the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine and as an academic preceptor for medical students during their clinical rotations. She is currently board certified in Family Medicine, Obesity Medicine, and is a candidate for the Lifestyle Medicine board certification.

Dr. Snyder completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and concentration in Spanish from the University of Dallas and went on to earn her Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where she served as Chief Resident. She practiced Family Medicine for 7 years in San Antonio, TX before relocating to Indiana. She has a special interest in wellness and preventive medicine, weight loss medicine, and enjoys taking care of the whole family from children to grandparents.


Janel Gordon

Janel Gordon, M.D., is a Family Medicine Physician for the Cummins LiveWell Center. Dr. Gordon completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Winston-Salem State University, her Doctorate of Medicine degree at the University of Louisville School of Medicine and family medicine residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

Dr. Gordon is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Indiana Academy of Family Physicians, Obesity Medicine Association and American College of Lifestyle Medicine. She is a proud Hoosier, born and raised in Indianapolis. She is board-certified in family medicine and obesity medicine and currently pursuing board certification in lifestyle medicine. Dr. Gordon has special interests in culinary medicine and community development. She enjoys traveling, spending time with loved ones and reading.

Sherri Scott, MSN, FNP-C, is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner for Cummins LiveWell Center. She has served the area since 2013.

Sherri began her career in healthcare in 1998 when she completed a technical certificate in practical nursing. She worked in a hospital setting while continuing her education and in 2002 she earned an Associate of Science in Nursing degree at Indiana University School of Nursing. She continued working in a hospital setting specializing in post-operative care as well as emergency services. In 2013 she completed her Master of Science in Nursing at Indiana University School of Nursing. She is certified as a Family Nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She has experience in emergency services, urgent care and occupational health.

Ashley Smith, MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a Family Nurse Practitioner with the Cummins LiveWell Center Primary Care team. She has served patients in Central Indiana across varying healthcare roles since 2003.

Ashley graduated from Ivy Tech Columbus in 2008 with an Associate’s of Science in Nursing and began her career in Medical/Surgical and later Women’s Health/ Labor and Delivery. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Indiana University Purdue University Columbus campus in 2015, and was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society that same year. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing in 2018 from the University of Cincinnati. She then became board-certified as Family Nurse Practitioner, as well as FMCSA Certified Medical Examiner for the Department of Transportation. Prior to joining LiveWell Center, she provided care at retail clinics in the central Indiana area. She is very excited to be a part of Cummins LiveWell Center’s commitment to wellness across the lifespan. During her free time, Ashley enjoys camping and boating with her husband, 3 kids, and their dogs.

Roy Goode MD, is a Primary Care Physician for the Cummins LiveWell Center.

Dr. Goode is board-certified with the American Board of Family Medicine and a Fellow with the Academy of Family Physicians. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University in Chemistry and his Medical Degree from the IU School of Medicine. Dr. Goode completed his residency in Family Medicine at the IU Medical Center in Indianapolis.

Dr. Goode has been attending to patients in Columbus, Indiana since 1990 in private practice and primary care clinics. He has been on the active staff of Columbus Regional Hospital since 1990 and Our Hospice of South-Central Indiana since 2006. Dr. Goode is a Medical Director for the SIHO organization in Columbus, Indiana and has been the Bartholomew County School Corporation Physician Director since 1992.

Dr. Cindy Mason, MD, is a Women’s Health/GYN Physician for the Cummins LiveWell Center.

Dr. Mason graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology then received her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.  She completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at George Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Mason is board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is licensed in the state of Indiana.

Dr. Mason is devoted to helping her patients and community strive toward optimal health and disease prevention through healthy lifestyle changes and strives to be an example for them. She enjoys healthy eating, bicycling, competing in triathlons, hiking, reading, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She is married and has 3 adult daughters. Dr. Mason has been a practicing physician in Columbus for many years and has chosen to work at Cummins LiveWell Center due to their commitment to Lifestyle Medicine

Joseph Furr, MD is a Primary Care Physician for the Cummins LiveWell Center. Dr. Furr is a licensed Family Physician. He received his undergraduate in Chemistry & Pre-Med from Ball State University and his Medical Degree from I.U. School of Medicine. Dr. Furr Completed his Family Practice Residency at Community Hospital East in Indianapolis. Dr. Furr has been attending patients in Indiana since 2004 in private practice and primary care clinics and started in Cummins LiveWell Primary Care in 2022.

Melissa Heffner
Melissa Heffner is a certified family nurse practitioner for the Cummins LiveWell Center. Melissa found her passion for medicine and helping others through her time spent as a student athletic trainer while at Columbus North High School. She obtained her Bachelors degree in nursing through Marian University. While working towards completion of that degree, she worked as a patient care technician in orthopedic/ trauma surgery at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Indianapolis. As a registered nurse, Melissa has worked in medical/surgical, geriatric, palliative, and intensive care at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis.
Melissa completed her Masters of Science in nursing from the University of Indianapolis and is certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She has experience working in family and internal medicine. Melissa is married and has two dogs. She enjoys spending time with family, traveling, puzzles, sewing, and baking.