Johna Alford, QMHA, CHW, MA
Johna comes from a medical background as a medical assistant. She worked for many years in the health care field and decided to make a change in careers and work with a different population. She has a vast background in working directly with clients but also in helping create workflows, train in the electronic medical record (EMR) program, and facilitate meetings.
Stationary Engineering Certificate
Oregon Limited Maintenance Electrical license
Darren brings almost thirty years of experience to Wallowa Valley Center for Wellness from a variety of industries. Specializing in a variety of systems and having an innate nature to understand how things work, there are not many things Darren has been unable to repair or diagnose. Throughout his years of service, his knowledge base has expanded across a wide spectrum of repairs. Having these talents allows him to properly maintain, manage and foresee problems often before they even arise. Darren has brought forth a predictive and preventive maintenance scheme that allows all facilities to run smoothly, with minimal concerns and rapid repairs when needed.
Front Office Manager
Carmen, Office Manager at Wallowa Valley Center for Wellness has been working with vulnerable populations, at-risk children, and families for almost 20 years.
Her focus has been specific to children of high needs of abuse and neglect, teen parents, and worked in Seattle, WA as a post-partum doula with a focus on post-partum depression, bonding, and attachment.
She believes in the importance to meet people where they are and has a heart for helping care for those in her community. Strong belief in the importance of a balance of mind, body, and soul to be the best you can be for yourself and others.
She graduated with a BS degree from Eastern Oregon University.
IT Systems Administrator
Brad makes sure all our IT systems and equipment are working efficiently and safely. He comes back to us after working for years in the IT field at the state level.
Access Support Specialist
RaeLynn joined our team in 2017 as one of the Front Office Specialists. She has 15 years of experience in customer service and management, working in healthcare for more than half her life. This experience has helped RaeLynn to provide our clients with the best care possible.