Following her graduation from the Univerity of Iowa, Christy completed her physician assistant degree at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, IA. She received her board certification in 1989 and went on to work as a PA-C primarily in family practice in Arizona and Iowa. A native of Oskaloosa, IA, Christy joined the staff of Iowa Vein Center in 1996. She worked at the Iowa Vein Center for 22 years until she joined the staff at Center States Pain Clinic in 2018. Outside of work, Christy enjoys spending time with her family and friends.