In your opinion, what should be the role of a primary care provider for a patient, taking into account both physical health and behavioral health needs? As a primary care providers my role is provide quality healthcare and ensure each patient feels heard and treated as an individual. What makes you passionate about being a healthcare provider? I am passionate about providing patients with support, education, and evidence-based practices to help patients reach their health goals. Tell us a little bit about yourself. What do you like to do in your spare time? I served as Physician Assistant in the army for seven years. I enjoy spending time with my family and staying active.