Tami Higginbotham | Manager
Tami Higginbotham started with EWD in 2008 when her life demanded a change. Transitioning from a 20 year career as a Property Manager and Real Estate Broker, her skills have been utilized in nearly all aspects of our clinic and now serves as Office Manager. Originally from Queens, N.Y., Tami appreciates the lifestyle Walla Walla has to offer and chose to make it her home. She and her husband Jack have 3 adult children and are raising 3 loving granddaughters that liven up their world.
Dylan Smith | Assistant Manager
Dylan Smith has returned to Walla Walla after graduating from Western Washington University with a focus in business administration. He is the son of Eileen Smith and is responsible for the timely retirement of Martin Smith. His business background fits well with assisting the operations of the office. In his spare time, he prefers to play an assortment of video games instead of watching movies and TV shows. He also thoroughly enjoys spending time in the great outdoors. His hobbies include skiing, hiking, backpacking, longboarding, biking, tennis, and jiu-jitsu.
Vicki Kaylor | Clinical Trial Coodinator
Vicki Kaylor joined EWD in 2012 as Clinical Trials Coordinator. She has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. In her spare time she enjoys spending time on the golf course, reading and vacations on the Oregon coast. Vicki and her husband Dan share 5 adult children and two grand daughters that give her life much joy.
Sheila Aterbury-Hadley | Master Esthetician
Sheila Waterbury Hadley joined EWD in 2017. She has over 18 years of experience in Cosmetic Aesthetics and the spa industry. In 2014 she attended National Institute of Medical Aesthetics out of Salt Lake City, Utah and received her masters training in Laser Hair Removal, Pulse Dye Vascular treatments, Chemical Peels, MicroNeedling, Skin Corrective Counseling and procedures. Sheila is originally from Melbourne, Florida and moved to Walla Walla in 2006. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, golf, hiking up to waterfalls and biking.
Jill Hockett | Medical Assistant
Jill Hockett moved to the Walla Walla area 5 years ago from Western Washington and joined EWD in 2013. She has been a medical assistant for over 15 years and enjoys working with patients. Jill has one daughter and loves the outdoors and spending time with family.
Karla Garza | Medical Assistant
Karla Garza joined EWD in 2017 as an Medical Assistant. She has 14 years experience in the medical field. She enjoys spending time with her family.
Julie Santiago | Medical Assistant
Julimar has been working in the medical field for 8 years. Her career started in 2011 while she was living in Massachusetts. She is Bilingual. Her strong sense of devotion for the medical field comes from her passion to help and care for others. Julie loves nature, and enjoys hiking, rock climbing, and painting.
Jessica Mohney | Receptionist
Joined in July of 2017 from Walla Walla General Hospital. I have been in healthcare industry since 1997.
Amber Keough | Receptionist
Amber Keough joined EWD in July 2018. She brings with her, strong skill sets to this new career. She is a lifelong resident, growing up in the Blue Mountain valley. Amber enjoys four wheeling, camping, and spending time with her family.
Fritzi Edwards | Medical Assistant
Fritzi Edwards moved to Walla Walla in 2007 with her husband Elton who have been happily married for 38 years. She has 3 grown children and 11 grandchildren. In her free time, she loves to garden and bake. She has been in dermatology for 10 years, working as an esthetician and histotech.
Deana Hack | Receptionist/Medical Assistant
Deana Hack has lived in the Walla Walla area for 20 years. She has worked in the medical field for 15 years and she enjoys caring for patients. She has one grown daughter that lives in Walla Walla. She enjoys motorcycling, camping, hunting and fishing.