Nurses | Office Staff

We pride ourselves on our tradition of excellence and accessibility with our friendly, competent, and well-trained nursing and office staff.


KATIE is our Nurse Manager and a Licensed Practical Nurse. She graduated from Central Lakes College in May 2002. She grew up in a small town in Crosby, Minn. She enjoys spending time with her family, watching baseball games and going to the beach.

TONYA attended Bellingham Technical College where she received her Licensed Practical Nurse certification and she is an Assistant Supervisor. She has lived all over Washington State. Tonya treasures her free time with her three children. She is always on the go.

NICOLE is one of our Licensed Practical Nurses and is an Assistant Supervisor. She graduated from Skagit Valley Community College in August of 2013. She grew up in the small town of Aberdeen, Wash. She loves kids and enjoys spending her free time outdoors with her family and friends.

AKEZA is a Certified Medical Assistant who graduated from Seattle Community College in 2005.  Akeza was born and raised in Ethiopia and speaks Tigrinya and Amharic.  She is our world traveler and makes friends easily with her up-beat personality.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching movies and cooking or time outdoors.

LOREE brings over 10 years of experience as a Certified Medical Assistant to Richmond Pediatrics. She grew up in the Seattle area. She loves to travel, snap pictures of her kids, camp in the great outdoors, bake, and do anything involving plants, indoors and out.

EMMA is a Licensed Practical Nurse, she graduated from Skagit Valley College in 2016. She was born in Ghana and moved to Seattle when she was 6 years old. She enjoys spending time with her nieces and nephew and creating memories with her friends.

Candice has been in health care for almost 11 years. She received her LVN in California where she was born and raised. Candice just got married this year. She has a son Ezra, and is expecting a little girl in early March 2018! She loves to sing, refurnish furniture, play xbox, ride horses and any water activity. She loves being a nurse and loves her patients

Elisse is a Licensed Practical Nurse who graduated from Bow Valley College in 2012. She moved to the Seattle area from Alberta, Canada in 2013 with her husband and 2 boys. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and watching her boys play sports.

DAKOTA graduated as a CCMA in August of 2013. Coming from a very multicultural family, she has a heart for travel and love for baking things from scratch! In her free time you can find her hiking the beautiful Pacific Northwest, rooting on her Seattle sports teams, or cooped up with a cup of coffee with her guitar and dog Woo.

Office Staff

VIKTORIYA is our Front Office manager.  She graduated from Everett Community College in June 2014. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her husband, family and friends, and be active in her local church.  She is fluent in both English and Russian.

KAREN is one of our receptionists. When not at the office, she enjoys making art, cooking with her husband, Keith, and walking her dog, Leena.

JOHN is one of our receptionists and is our IT Coordinator.  He currently holds several industry-standard technology certifications and is pursuing a degree in Information Technology from Edmonds Community College. His varied interests include researching and Ultimate Frisbee.

LILLYAN is one of our Receptionists.  She enjoys spending time with her family, she loves hiking and exploring the outdoors with her husband.  When not outdoors, she enjoys crafting art pieces for her home as well as for her family and social events.  She is fluent in both English and Spanish

LYDIA is one of our front office receptionists. She graduated from the University of Washington Bothell in March 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in Health Studies. When she is not in the office, she enjoys art, cooking, and music.

Stacy is one of our Receptionists. When Stacy is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her kids and grand kids. She also enjoys long walks with her dog Kadee and exploring bike trails with her husband. During the football season she is an avid Seahawks fan and can be seen at all of the home games with her husband. While tailgating she is known for her great food and hospitality.

PAUL is our Office Clerk.  After 3 years in retail, Paul went back to college to transition to the business world and has been working at our clinic ever since.  In his spare time, Paul enjoys reading up on the latest technology, playing video games and relaxing at home

KRISNA is our Referral Coordinator . She is originally from Hawaii where she worked as a dental coordinator. She enjoys crafting, reading, and spending time with her two wonderful daughters, Sofia and Elena.

KEITH is our Billing Specialist and comes to us with a background of ten years of medical billing experience, which includes Medicare and gastroenterology billing. He also has a psychology degree from the University of Washington. He is a proud husband and father to a 1st grader. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son going camping, kayaking, as well as rooting for the Mariners, Seahawks, and Huskies.

JONNA, our Office Manager, keeps everything running smoothly. She has two boys, ages 12 and 14, who keep her and her husband very busy. Her past life includes being PTA president, auction co-chair, and administrator for the Institutional Review Board at the University of Washington.

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