Get to Know SCPS: Nancy Green

We thought you’d like to get to know some of the people you see regularly at Salmon Creek Plastic Surgery and Spa and who make your experience special. Occasionally we will profile them on our blog and in our newsletter.

Your name and role here at SCPS?

Nancy Green, front desk at SCPS

How long have you been employed here?

April 2015.

What do you like best about working here?

Helping patients on the phone and working with our wonderful staff.

Favorite food/drink?

Italian food and Chicago-style deep dish pizza.

Favorite book?

Ruby Holler (a children’s book that I recommend to all new parents; I have my Master’s degree in elementary curriculum development, and I love recommending children’s books!)

First job?

This is my third career.  I have a journalism degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, and I had a career as a magazine writer and editor in Chicago before starting a family.

What do you like to do when not at work/hobbies?

Pilates at Westside Pilates in Vancouver, spinning and rowing classes at Northwest Personal Training, yoga at Simply Yoga.  Also, I love to travel with my family; we recently traveled to five countries in the Alps on a hiking vacation.  We spend weekends and holidays in Central Oregon hiking, mountain biking and enjoying the beautiful scenery.  I have been a long-time volunteer with Special Olympics Oregon in Portland.