Staff

Staff

Executive Director: 

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Shellene Dougherty, M.Ed., CTE - Ms. Dougherty has led OPAHEC as the executive director for the last two years. Prior to her leadership role, she spent six years as the OPAHEC Director of Programs/Lead Education Coordinator. She participated in OPAHEC activities as a board member and volunteer for 17 years before accepting employment with OPAHEC. She is a licensed secondary teacher, endorsed in Health Education, Career and Technical Education, and Biology. She taught in Marion County public schools for 30 years before joining OPAHEC. Ms. Dougherty worked on Oregon CTE Health Services initiatives, developed Health Services standards with Oregon DOE, and served on the HOSA state advisory board. 

Contact Information: 

541-768-4847 OFFICE

541-231-9916 FAX

Education Coordinator

Rachel Armstrong, B.A. - Miss Armstrong received her B.A. in Public Health with an emphasis on health promotion and health behavior from Oregon State University in 2019. She has prior experience in health education from teaching nutrition and cooking skills to children of varying age groups at KidSpirit, an educational children’s program at OSU.  

Contact Information: 

541-768-5149 OFFICE

541-231-9412 CELL

541-231-9916 FAX

Office Specialist: 

Jaime Montgomery, ASCP-PBT - Mrs. Montgomery attended LBCC to become a phlebotomist and start a career in health care. She began this journey at Good Samaritan Hospital working in a trauma hospital, she then became nationally certified as a American Society for Clinical Pathology(PBT) ASCP-PBT. She then moved organizations, and Led a team of pre-analytical staff including the departments of: pathology, cytology, microbiology, lab assistants, and a staff of 53 phlebotomists at Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside hospital Laboratory in Clackamas Oregon.

Contact Information: 

541-768-4317 OFFICE

541-231-9916 FAX