Ashlyn received her Bachelors degree at the University of Oregon where she majored in Human Physiology. After graduation she worked in an Orthotics and Prosthetics office, which sparked her interest in Orthopedics. She moved to Harrisburg, PA for graduate school, where she studied to become a Physician Assistant and spent time working with the Orthopedic Surgical team at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. She graduated from PA school with honors and was inducted into the Pi Alpha National Honor Society of Physician Assistants. As a native Oregonian, she is very excited to be back in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and to serve the community of the Columbia River Gorge.