Transitional Program Coordinator
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
Saralyn attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and loves working around horses where she is an accomplished vaulter, as well as both English and Western styles. She’s written several short stories which were published and enjoys rock-climbing and back packing. But perhaps her most unique experience was working at the Chiang Mai Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Randy attended the University of Utah School of Medicine and enjoys skiing in the back county, mountain biking and windsurfing in his off time as well as spending time with his wife and three children. Randy’s hidden talent is building boats which is where you can find him in the off season from extreme sports.
Taylor is originally from Bend Oregon and attended the College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and received his undergraduate degree from Gonzaga where he was a member of the crew team. He is an avid adventure photographer and a lifelong climber who is looking forward to being back in the Pacific Northwest and discovering some spectacular photography locations.
Dallin grew up in Utah and attended the Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine. While in college he began playing recreational ice hockey and is a dedicated NHL fan. He enjoys being in great outdoors camping, fishing and snowboarding. Horses have always been a part of his life and the highlight of his year are the annual pack horse trips where they fish in the clear mountain lakes.
Ashlee attended Oklahoma State University where she received her B.S. degree in physiology and attended Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine. Her favorite thing to do is spending time with her husband and daughter and in her spare time she enjoys baking, painting, singing and running and is proud of achieving her goal of completing her first half marathon.
Turner grew up in Billings MT and received his undergraduate degree in human biology from the University of Montana and attended Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. He loves traveling, playing his guitar and fishing the bountiful rivers and streams of Montana.
Kara received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine and is a native of the Spokane and Sandpoint area. She enjoys both road and mountain biking and is a skilled bike mechanic who also enjoys fly fishing. When she’s not biking you can find Kara in the kitchen baking delectable treats, trying out a new recipe or planning her next travel adventure.
Kelcie is a Montana native who received her undergraduate degree from Montana State University and her medical degree from the Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. She enjoys listening to music and dancing and loves the outdoors and can be found running, hiking, golfing or cross country skiing in the winter.
Laura is a native of Utah were she graduated from Utah State University in Biochemistry. She also earned a Master’s degree in Bioengineering and is interested in problem-based clinical innovation. She attended University if Utah for medical school. Laura has a passion for baking botanically inspired cakes and is a fan of the Great British Baking Show. She loves the water and is looking forward to spending time exploring the local lakes and ski resorts in the winter. She enjoys playing classical music on her piano & the challenge of a good crossword puzzle.
Tyler is from a rural area northeast of Phoenix Arizona which sits at 7,000 foot elevation in the beautiful White Mountains. He has an undergraduate degree in Biology from Duke University and received his medical education from Duke University School of Medicine. Tyler is a technology enthusiast who has adapted every piece of smart technology into his life and home. When he’s not dabbling with the latest in AI he enjoys playing racquetball.
Sean is a native of Spokane and is happy to be back in the area with family and friends. He received his undergraduate degree from Seattle Pacific University and medical degree from Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. Doing yoga and meditating help keep Sean balanced as well as spending time outdoors where he enjoys biking, climbing, playing basketball and paddle boarding.
Sarah grew up in the Midwest and attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She loves traveling and adventure and has visited 6 continents to date and has selected India for her next destination. While most people enjoy hiking Sarah’s idea of a good hike is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro which she is currently training for. She has a passion for jigsaw puzzles, photography and cats.
David is a native of Texas and attended the University of Texas at Austin for his undergraduate education and received his medical degree from McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He is an avid bird watcher who has traveled to Europe in his quest to seek out rare and migratory bird species. He enjoys camping in our national parks, powerlifting and growing ferns and succulents.
Calvin received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio. Calvin and his wife have two small children and are looking forward to being closer to family in Idaho. He enjoys cycling, hiking and camping with family and friends and reading.
Sasha is originally from Southern California and is a graduate of Loyoloa University Stritch School of Medicine. He has a special connection with nature and grew up by the ocean spending time surfing where the sound of the waves and breathing in the fresh salt air are a natural restorative experience. Sasha has been a volunteer surf instructor for the Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation and worked with veterans struggling with PTSD. He is looking forward to living in the Pacific Northwest with our abundance of mountains, backpacking and skiing.
Justin received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University where he was also a division 1 track & field athlete and received his medical degree from McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He comes from a family of avid snow skiers who hope one day to ski the Swiss Alps as a family and enjoys hiking, kayaking and watching college football. Justin has run 4 half marathons and proposed to his wife after finishing this third. They are looking forward to exploring the area’s surround the Pacific Northwest.
Christina is a native of Florida and received her medical degree from Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in South Carolina. She and her husband are looking forward to living, exploring, and hiking the Pacific Northwest with their Miniature Schnauzer Zelda. Christina loves flying, and is looking forward to upgrading her Sports Pilot License. She enjoys cycling, improv comedy, and watching Manchester United matches with her husband.
Jacob is originally from Texas and spent 8 years living in Istanbul Turkey before attending Baylor University for his undergraduate degree and gradated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth with his medical degree. He continues practicing his Turkish, loves Turkish food and visits friends as often as possible. He has become an accomplished wood worker and enjoys building furniture. Backpacking, camping, hiking and exploring the outdoors are Jacobs other passions.