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Meet Our Staff

The Student Health and Counseling Center employs physicians, mid-level practitioners (Physicians Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, etc.), medical support staff, licensed or certified mental health counselors, wellness educators and a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner.

Below you will find the titles and information for our staff.

Name    Photo Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Jaime Silva Jaime Silva, LPC    Image Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Scott Perfect Scott Perfect    Currently Opened    Photo Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Craig Wimmer Craig Wimmer   
Title    Director, Student Health & Counseling Center    Director of Counseling Services    Medical Director, Staff Physician    Asst. Director of Wellness Education   
Department    SHCC    Counseling    Medical    Wellness Education   
Started at SHCC:    2008        2004   
Degrees    BS in Psychology, MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, certified as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), certified as a Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor (CADC 1), and licensed in the state of Oregon as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).         M.S., CHES , B.S from WOU   
Why WOU?    I enjoy working with students to identify their goals and putting their plans into action. I love working with students on their life decisions and seeing them make successful transitions.        I enjoy working with such creative, fun students, that care about making WOU a better place!    
Hobbies    Mountain biking, chess, playing the guitar
Golf, cooking, and following sports, GO WOLVES & BLAZERS!    

Name    T. Guy 2013 Trisha Guy    Photo Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Diane McBurnett Diane McBurnett    C. Ross 2013 Crystal Ross    J. Grover Image Copyright Heidi Helser Photography Jennifer Grover   
Title    Administrative Program Assistant     Receptionist / Medical Records     Receptionist     Receptionist   
Department    Administrative    Administrative    Administrative    Administrative   
Started at SHCC:    1999    2001    2012    2013   
Degrees      Best mom, most patient co-worker, Pet wrangler, Chocoholic    Certificate of Completion from Valley Medical College as a Medical Administrative Assistant     BA-International Business   
Why WOU?    I like the energy the students bring to campus.     I enjoy helping college students stay healthy to achieve their dream of completing college and moving onto a successful career     I love the campus, it is so beautiful and inviting.  I also love the sense of community.     I get to help students learn how to live healthy, and overcome obstacles while preparing for their future.   
Hobbies    Scrapbooking, reading, crafting     The arts, reading, walking     Spending time with my family, reading and listening to music.     Photography, Zumba and going to garage sales!   

Name    Photo Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Tom Breyer Tom Breyer, ANP    icon     icon     image Eugene Yamaguchi, MD   
Title    Psychiatric Mental Health and Adult Nurse Practitioner    Medical Assistant     Medical Assistant    Physician   
Department    Medical    Medical    Medical    Medical   
Started at SHCC:    2007      2     
Degrees    ADN,BSN, MS,ANP,PMHNP          
Why WOU?    Fantastic, dedicated talented staff and clinicians, and the privilege of serving amazing students          
Hobbies    Long distance cycling, camping, music and reading          

Name    icon     icon Juliana Saurer    icon MEDICAL ASSISTANT    icon MID-LEVEL PRACTITIONER   
Title    Family Nurse Practitioner    Medical Assistant        
Department    Medical    Medical    Medical    Medical   
Started at SHCC:           
Why WOU?           

Name    Image Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Kara Pileggi Kara Pileggi    Photo Copyright WOU & SHCC 2013 Isabella Vickers Isabella Vickers    icon     icon    
Title    Counselor    Counselor    Counselor    Counselor   
Department    Counseling    Counseling    Counseling    Counseling   
Started at SHCC:    2009   


Degrees    M.A., Counseling     M.A., Counseling Psychology (Emphasis in Depth Psychology).       
Why WOU?    The friendly atmosphere and opportunity to help students from various backgrounds.     I love the educational, growth-oriented environment, working with diverse students and the supportive, collaborative team at SHCC.       
Hobbies    Spending time with my husband and bulldog Brutus, decorating and baking!     I'm an artist, a writer and a dreamer, I am passionately curious and love to read, cook and travel.       

Name    icon     Pam Medzegian   
Title    Counselor    Wellness Educator   
Department    Counseling    Wellness Education   
Started at SHCC:      2014   
Degrees      BS in Health Education & Physical Education from George Fox University.  M.Ed. Oregon State   
Why WOU?      I am honored to work with such caring and compassionate students here at WOU.  It is thrilling to see them learn and continue to make a difference in their world. Likewise it is a pleasure to work in a positive, caring and team like environment here at SHCC.   
Hobbies      I love riding my horse, walking with my dogs, gardening and spending time with my friends and family.   


Student Health & Counseling Center 503.838.8313 | or e-mail: health@wou.edu

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