Hometown: Cave Junction, Oregon
Position at Spillers Ortho: New Patient Coordinator
Length of time at Spillers Ortho: I originally began in 1998 as a clinical assistant. It’s hard to believe that was 21 years ago!
What did you want to be when you grew up? A surgeon
What was your first job? I was a secretary at Century 21.
Favorite meal/food: I enjoy all types of food – sushi, Thai, Mexican and Cuban. But I really miss LauLau or Kailua pig from Hawaii.
What accomplishment are you proudest of? Raising five kids to become kind, appreciative and productive adults
What do you like to do in your spare time? I enjoy being outside.
Any cool or hidden talents? As a mother of three teenage girls, I’ve become a pretty good private detective. I guess you could say that is a talent.
What do you wish you were doing right now? Lying in a hammock, reading a book
What is one place you want to travel right now? Indonesia
Do you have children or pets? I have five children: Xandon (29), MCKNZ (27), Rileigh (18), Raegan (17) and Paetan (17). I have a six-year-old granddaughter named Maliyah, a fish named Poodle, and a cat named Lampshade.
Any pet peeves? Mean/rude people
What are you most grateful for? Family and close friends
Words of wisdom (or quote you like): “May your life speak louder than your words.”