Hometown: Born in Missoula, MT. Now have family scattered in Montana, California, and Washington.
Undergraduate Education: Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, WA through the WWAMI program.
Medical Residency: Montana Family Medicine Residency Program in Billings, MT.
Interests in Medicine: Wilderness Medicine, Rural Medicine, International Medicine, Emergency Medicine
Interests Outside of Medicine: Hunting, fishing, hiking, martial arts, reading, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Life before Medicine: I was a flight paramedic on St. Vincent Hospital’s HELP Flight team in Billings, MT most recently, and prior to that, a field paramedic. I also worked as a case manager for juvenile offenders as well as troubled youth before becoming a paramedic.
Why I choose to stay in Montana: I am a 6th generation Montanan and there is no place like Montana! I love the land, the people, the many outdoor opportunities, and the wide-