Your professional team at Valley Health is here to serve you and is committed to offering excellent reproductive healthcare! Our years of experience and in-depth knowledge of women's healthcare make Valley Health a great choice!
Laura Spicer, Executive Director, WHNP
My name is Laura Spicer. I started as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner at Valley Health in 2006. I am originally from Grand Forks and graduated from Central High School. I then attended the University of North Dakota and received my undergraduate degree in Nursing. I worked for six years at the Family Birthing Center at Altru. I completed my Master's degree through an on-line program from the University of Minnesota. I am happily married with four beautiful children.
Brittany Wauzynski, Assistant Executive Director
My name is Brittany Wauzynski. I started at Valley Health in
2016. I am originally from Hibbing, MN and graduated high school there. I then
attended the University of Minnesota Crookston where I graduated with my bachelor’s
degree in Health Management and Accounting.
Amy Shimek, FNP Kimberly Williams, FNP Gayle Roux, FNP Kerry Anderson, Administrative Manager, CMA
My name is Kerry Anderson. I started working at Valley
Health in 1993. At Valley Health, I have had several positions. I
started as a WIC Certifier, then moved to receptionist for Valley Health and
WIC. Then I moved to the clinical area as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). I now work as an Administrative Manager and CMA. I do the billing and
insurance submission here at Valley Health, along with clinical
functions. I am originally from EGF, where I graduated. I moved to GF in 2005. I went to school to become a Cosmetologist but then decided to go to Aaker’s Business College for Medical Secretary but realized that I wanted more hands on with people so I went to school at
the EGF Technical College for my CMA. I have one son and three rescue animals.
Judy Short, LPN
My name is Judy Short. I have been an Licensed
Practical Nurse since 2008 and with Valley Health since 2009. Before completing
my nursing degree, I worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Surgical
Assistant. I was born and raised in East Grand Forks, MN and currently reside
there with my family, I have 3 amazing children.
Meghan Dempsey, Office Assistant
My name is Meghan Dempsey. I started working at Valley Health
in August of 2017 as an Office Assistant. I am originally from Grand Forks and
graduated from Sacred Heart High School. I went on to nanny for many families
and do some schooling as well. I also have a passion for gymnastics and coached
for many years. Before joining the Valley Health team, I ran a preschool
gymnastics program. I love working with people and enjoy being involved in the
community. I plan to go back to school and finish a degree in the healthcare
field. My boyfriend and I have a beautiful daughter.
Hailey Dempsey, CNA/Office Assistant
I have had my CNA for almost 8 years
now. I am excited
to be a part of the Valley Health team! I have two boys; Jackson is 7 and
Oliver just turned 4 months old. Jackson loves to play hockey and loves his
brother. Oliver can cheer you up just by his smile. Nick and I have been
together for two years. We love spending time with our boys and enjoy going to
the lake in the summer. We also have lots of family and friends that we like to
spend time with.
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