Josephine is an AANP Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who completed her undergraduate and graduate degrees at South University. Prior to this, she obtained her Associate in Science of Nursing Degree at Florida State College of Jacksonville. During her educational journey, she worked in a local hospital for 6 years with a focus on general medicine and pediatrics.

Josephine resides in Orange Park, FL, and joined our practice in 2021. Her nursing philosophy is focused on primary prevention, early intervention and evidence-based care, to help her patients obtain their highest level of health and wellbeing. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband of 13 years and three children. 



Josephine Brooke, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Kristen Mann, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

A resident of Clay County since 1976, Dr. Butler attended Montclair Elementary, Lakeside JHS, and Orange Park HS. She graduated in 1998 from University of Florida, with honors in Neuroscience and Nutrition. After graduating from St. George's University School of Medicine in 2004, Dr. Butler completed residency at Jacksonville's St. Vincent's Family Medicine Residency Program and is Board Certified in Family Medicine.


As founder of Family First Primary Care, P.A. (est 2007), Dr. Butler was featured in the May 2013 issue of Florida Doctor "Mom's in Medicine." She proudly balances her time between medicine and family life as a wife and mother of two children. Dr. Butler attributes all achievements to her loving husband, parents, sisters and in-laws. ​

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Kristen is an AANP Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who received her Master of Science Degree in Nursing, at South University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida and Associates in Nursing at Santa Fe College in Gainesville. She has been in Nursing for 8 years, with experience in both acute care and ambulatory surgery center setting.

Kristen resides in Macclenny, Fl, joining our practice in 2021. Her main goal in life is to provide outstanding care for her patients, while building trusting relationships in the process. Kristen enjoys spending her off time with her husband of 8 years and two children. 



Allison Dasta Butler, M.D.

Family First Primary Care & Pediatrics