Hiep Nguyen earned his master of clinical health services degree and physician assistant certification from MEDEX Northwest at the University of Washington, in Seattle. Seeing firsthand the hardships of a single mom emigrating to the U.S. shaped how Nguyen views the world. He said he’s passionate about helping people overcome hard times, poverty and sickness and now is eager to do that in the exam room.
Vannina Gwilliam started her career as a radiology technologist and medical interpreter before becoming a physician assistant. She earned her master’s in physician assistant studies from the University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah. Gwilliam, hails from La Rioja, Argentina. She enjoys helping her patients find culturally appropriate solutions to their health care concerns.
Karen Tomerlin joins as a trust advisor, bringing years of expertise in corporate and private law. She received her bachelor’s in political science from Western Washington University and law degree from Western Michigan University Cooley Law.
Each hospital winner will be considered for LifePoint’s 2021 companywide Mercy Award. The companywide winner will be announced this summer and honored during a ceremony in August in Nashville.
Green is serves on the Great Columbia Behavioral Health Regional Advisory Board, Hot Spotters and Continuum of Care Committee. He also continuously represents Lourdes at various community meetings. In 2008, Green was one of the recipients of the Lourdes Mission Award, which recognizes five Lourdes employees each year who live the Lourdes mission and values and inspire those around them to do the same with support, encouragement and challenges.
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