Our Staff

The staff of Albemarle Center for Family Medicine is here to serve you and would welcome the opportunity to work with you to maintain a healthy lifestyle!



David W. Brown, MD

Born and raised in California, Dr. Brown completed his undergraduate degree in Biology at Colorado State University. He then came to Virginia with his wife Anne in 1975 to pursue his medical training at the University of Virginia. Following medical school and residency, Dr. Brown started his practice in Charlottesville, seeing a need for family centered care. His practice has grown over the years to include generations of families, providing him with the great pleasure of watching his patients grow from birth to adulthood with some even starting their own families. His practice has maintained the mission of attending to the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of his patients in pursuit of optimal health.

Dr. Brown and his wife have 3 adult children. When not at the office, he enjoys fishing, hunting, and gardening. He has maintained a teaching position at the University of Virginia since graduation to assist with the outpatient training of medical students.


H. August Sanusi, MD

Dr. Sanusi was born in Surabaya, Indonesia. His parents emigrated to the United States in 1970. He grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana. He attended Vanderbilt University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. He went to medical school at UVA, graduating in 1989. He then completed his residency training in the Department of Family Medicine at UVA.

Dr. Sanusi lives in Albemarle County with his wife, Martha, and their five children. In his spare time, he enjoys playing tennis, camping, photography, cheering on any number of Cavalier sports teams, and playing rousing games of Scattergories with his family.

Professionally, Dr. Sanusi enjoys caring for entire families with an emphasis on minor surgeries, pediatrics, preventative care and sports medicine.


Dr. Annika M. Abrahamson, MD

Born and raised in Missouri, Dr. Abrahamson attended the University Of Missouri School Of Medicine, graduating in 2001. Dr. Abrahamson completed her residency in Family Medicine at East Tennessee State University in 2004. Since that time she has been practicing at Albemarle Center for Family Medicine.

Dr. Abrahamson's clinical interests include Women's Health, caring for both the physical and emotional needs of women and their families.

When not practicing the art of medicine, Dr. Abrahamson enjoys spending time with her 3 fantastic children, running from the baseball field to play dates and everywhere in between. Dr. Abrahamson describes her children and family as the greatest blessings in her life!


Anne D. Brown, RD

Anne grew up in California and graduated from Colorado State University with an undergraduate degree in Food Science and Nutrition.

Her Dietetic Internship was completed at the University of Virginia where she worked for seven years before becoming a Consulting Dietitian. She has worked in the field of health care and nutrition for over 35 years. She is most interested in assisting people in meeting their personal nutritional goals through individualized counseling. Her primary interests lie in helping people achieve successful weight loss, dealing with diabetes, lowering cholesterol and blood pressure, through lifestyle management.

In her time away from the office Anne enjoys spending time with her 3 adult children and husband, Dr. David W. Brown, and dancing.


Genevieve H. Barron, FNP-C

Genevieve was born and raised in Warrenton, VA. She received her undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary in Neuroscience. She then completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at George Mason University. She received her Master of Science Nursing with a specialization as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Virginia. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Her interests are in preventative health care, women's health issues and pediatrics.

Genevieve and her husband Bill have lived in Charlottesville for several years and have recently welcomed a baby boy, Max to the family. In her time away from the office Genevieve enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, cooking and traveling.



Our team also consists of dedicated nurses who have a combined 100+ years of experience!

Clinical specialties include Pediatrics, OB / GYN, Family Practice, Post-Operative Surgical Care and Cardiovascular Health.


Alison R. Baumann, FNP-C

Alison grew up in Virginia and graduated Longwood College with Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology. After working in pharmaceutical research and taking a few years off to take care for her small children, she went back to nursing school. She continued on her path to becoming a Nurse Practitioner and graduated from Old Dominion University with a Master of Science in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner specialty. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Alison's interest include preventative medicine, women's health, and helping patients return to and/or maintain optimal health.

Alison and her husband Josh enjoy spending time with their three children, Ella, Lucy, and Henry. Outside of work, you are likely to catch her on ball fields, local pools, or shuttling kids from activities! She also enjoys running, cooking, and gardening.

Elizabeth Peters, FNP-C

Elizabeth (Liza) was born in North Carolina and has traveled to many places growing up with her parents as missionaries. She received her undergraduate degree of Bachelor of Science Nursing at Liberty University. She received her Master of Science Nursing with a specialization as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Shenandoah University. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Her interests are in preventative health care, pediatrics, and women’s health.

Liza and her husband (Jon) have lived in Crozet for the last 6 years and love the area and all it has to offer. They have a wonderful 3 year old daughter named Brielle and they are expecting a boy soon. In her time away from the office, Liza enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and enjoying the lovely scenery of Crozet.