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.

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.

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

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.

Amanda graduated from nursing school in December 2012. She loves being a nurse! When not at work, she enjoy spending time with her husband and two kids.

Office Staff

JONNA, our Office Manager, keeps everything running smoothly. She has two boys, ages 10 and 12, 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.

DEB is our Front Office Manager. Before joining our team, she greatly enjoyed being a preschool teacher in classrooms of varying ages, from 1-5 year olds. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, spending time at the beach, taking pictures, and playing bass and guitar.

KRISNA is an Assistant Supervisor for the Front Office. 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.

KAREN is one of our friendly 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.

VIKTORIYA is one of our Receptionists. 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.

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

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.

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

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