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Mailing Address: PO Box 338 · Boonville, CA 95415

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Our Staff

Primary Care

Medical Director
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Mark Apfel

Mark Apfel is a board-certified family physician. He has worked at the Anderson Valley Health Center since 1976. He believes healthcare should be a collab... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Family Nurse Practitioner
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Cindy Arbanovella

Cindy Arbanovella is a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has worked at AVHS since 2007. Cindy is bilingual in Spanish. She studied Latin American... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Family Nurse Practitioner
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Luiza Savin

Luiza became a Family Nurse Practitioner because she is passionate about providing compassionate, holistic care to those who need it most. After comple... CLICK FOR BIO

Nurse Manager
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Michelle Ambrois

Michelle is a Registered Nurse and a Certified Family Planning Health Worker. Michelle received a B.A. in American Studies from Chico State University in 2003 and... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Registered Nurse
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Roger Leonard

Roger Leonard RN for 20+ years. Started as an EMT and Paramedic. Currently certified in Holistic Nutrition, Wilderness Emergancy Medicine (in Alaska) and... CLICK HERE FOR BIO

Medical Assistant
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Sarah Rossi

Sarah Rossi is a certified medical assistant and 2003 graduate of the Mendocino County of Education’s ROP Medical Assistant Program. She has been... CLICK FOR FULL BIO.

Medical Assistant
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Jennifer Mendoza

Jennifer is a Certified Medical Assistant.She was born and raised here in Anderson Valley and graduated from Anderson Valley High School in 2011. Jennifer... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Medical Assistant
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Daisy Alvarez

Daisy recently joined our team as a Medical Assistant. She has lived in the Valley for over 15 years and graduated High school in 2012. After high school she went... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Certified Medical Assistant
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Jasmine Buslett, CMA

Jasmine is a Certified Medical Assistant and holds an Associate of Science. She enjoys working closely with her community and hopes to one day further her career in medicine. On her down time she enjoys being outdoors with her spouse and 2 sons, working in her garden, and building her dream home. She was drawn to the valley by its beauty and family-like community just 2 years ago and relocated, following her dream for her family.

Registered Nurse
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Linda Murphy, RN

Linda is a registered nurse. She received her Associate degree in Nursing at City College of San Francisco, and also studied nursing at Sonoma State University.  Linda has extensive experience in community clinic nursing, women’s health, and substance abuse rehabilitation.  She began her career as an EMT and emergency department nurse. Born in San Francisco, she has recently relocated to the Anderson Valley after 20 years of nursing in New York. She and her husband love the valley. They enjoy hiking in the redwoods and at the coast.

Scribe, Referral Coordinator
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Denise Mendoza

Denise is a scribe and the referral coordinator at Anderson Valley Health Center. She has been working at the health center since 2016. She graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.S. in Health Sciences. A keen interest in rural health motivated her to move into the area. She hopes to continue her studies in a graduate program soon.    

Dental Care

Dental Director
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Phan Tath

Phan is originally from Southern California. He received his Dental degree from the University of Connecticut and completed his residency at Montefiore Medical... CLICK FOR FULL BIO...

Registered Dental Assistant
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Paula Knedler-Kisling

I completed a dental assistant's course and received my radiation license in 1980. Most of my work experience has been in Orange County, where I enjoyed all the beach... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Registered Dental Assistant
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Brenda Quezada

I work at the Anderson Valley Health Center Healthy Smiles Clinic as a Dental Assistant. I graduated from high school in 2014 and pursued my dream of working... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Behavioral Care

Psychologist
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Jessica McIninch
Jessica McIninch is a licensed clinical psychologist and Director of Behavioral Health services at AVHC. She completed her postdoctoral residency...CLICK FOR FULL BIO
Psychologist
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Stephanie Shreve

Stephanie arrived from the San Francisco Bay area where she completed her doctorate schooling at the California Institute of Integral Studies and her pre and... CLICK FOR BIO

Administration

Executive Director
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Chloë Guazzone-Rugebregt

Chloë was born and raised in a small coastal town in California and studied Community Studies and Women’s Studies at University of California, Santa Cruz...CLICK FOR FULL BIO

COO
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Fabiola Cornejo-Perez

Fabiola Perez has been working here at Anderson Valley Health Center for 6 years. She was an Americorp  Volunteer while in high school and worked at AVHC for... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Chief Financial Officer
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Judith Price Waterman

Judith Price Waterman has been providing general accounting and financial reporting services to small businesses for the past 31 years in her own business, located in Ukiah, California, after spending the previous 15 years in high level financial management roles at a variety of firms. Click here for full bio.

Billing Director
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Maria Reynoso

I came to Anderson Valley when I was 7 years old, attended and graduated from our local high school. In late 1989 I started working for Anderson Valley Health... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Billing
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Vanessa Perez

Vanessa is a graduate of the medical assistant program at the Mendocino County Office of Education in Ukiah. She has worked at AVHC since October of 2012... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Quality Improvement Coordinator
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Marcelle Scramaglia

Community Outreach

Community Outreach
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Mitzi Wagner

Mitzi’s many areas of expertise are in Community & Human Resources, Advocacy, Nutrition Education, Parent Education, Chronic Illness Prevention, Public Speak... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Health Education Specialist
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Dan McDonnell

 Dan recently joined our team. He works in conjunction with the school district to promote healthy and informed life decisions among the student popu...CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Patient Financial Services
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Stephany Garcia

Stephany Garcia was a former student at AVHS, where she graduated high school. She then went to Mendocino College where she is currently pursuing a degr... CLICK FOR BIO

Patient Services

Reception
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Carolina Tovar

Carolina Tovar has been with AVHC since 2004 as a Patient Service Rep. She enjoys helping patients get an appointment as soon as possible . When she is not...CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Reception
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Mayra Mendoza

Mayra started working with us in August 2017. She has lived in the valley since she was 5, she graduated from high school in 2013. Mayra enjoys being able to work in... CLICK FOR FULL BIO

Reception
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Rubi Castillo

Rubi grew up in Anderson Valley and graduated from High School in 2007. She moved to San Diego in 2009. Rubi worked at a Community Home for Mentally Dis...CLICK FOR BIO.