- Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
- Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine
- August 2009 – May 2013
- Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID
- Bachelors of Arts in Spanish
- September 2002 – December 2006
- North Mississippi Foot Specialists
- Associate Staff Podiatrist, July 2016 – Present
- Carl T. Hayden Phoenix VA Health System, Mesa, AZ
- Podiatric Medical/Surgical Resident – PGY3, July 2013 – July 2016
- Chief resident: Duties include credentialing incoming residents at outside hospitals and surgery centers, scheduling outpatient surgical cases for residents while on rotations outside of the VA health system, presenting at weekly journal club meetings, and organizing weekly educational meetings for rotating students and fellow residents.
- Currently working on two research papers for publication; one on Achilles tendon rupture repair and another on mortality/morbidity rates after syme amputations
- Grainger Industrial Supply, San Antonio, TX
- Customer Service Manager, September 2008 – August 2009
- Worked in the warehouse receiving shipments, tracking inventory and restocking items. Received recognition for developing streamlined stocking system, eliminating waste and improving efficiencies.
- Enterprise Rent-A-Car, San Antonio, TX
- Branch Manager, December 2006 – September 2008
- Recognized as the only branch manager in company history to achieve a 100% customer satisfaction score and this was accomplished for 3 months in a row.
- Presented the customer service techniques implemented at my branch to many of the general and area managers in the state of Texas.
- Portneuf Regional Medical Center, Pocatello, ID
- Certified Medical Interpreter of Spanish – Volunteer, September 2005 – December 2007
- Learned Spanish while serving an LDS mission in Peru. Volunteering allowed continued service and fine tuning of those language skills, especially in the medical field.
Professional Society Memberships and Affiliations
- American Podiatric Medical Association
- American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Other Affiliations and Activites
- Member of the United States Tennis Association
- Previous member of the Juniper Hills Country Club Menʼs Golf Association
*References available upon request