Dermatology Research Staff
At Oregon Dermatology & Research Center, we recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the doctor's competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You get this caring attitude from all the staff at Oregon Dermatology & Research Center every day. Our staff works together as a team to be sure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you.
Teri has worked with Dr. Rich since March 2001. She started as a clinical research coordinator and became certified by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) in April 2003. In October 2012, after a restructuring in the office she became the research manager. Prior to working with Dr. Rich, Teri received her certificate from Southern Oregon University in their medical office program (PROMPT) and her dental assisting certificate from Rogue Community College. After receiving her certificates she worked in neurology for 4 years as a file clerk, medical assistant and then a clinical research coordinator. In her spare time she enjoys outdoor activities, gardening, decorating/renovating her home, spending time with family and running after her 200 pound English Mastiff. And yes, he does drool!
Carly has worked for Dr. Rich since March 2012, as a Clinical Research Coordinator. Carly currently lives in Vancouver, WA with her family, husband Austin, son Chord, and their 2 dogs Neymar and Dez. Chord frequently graces the clinic with his infectious giggles and sparkling grin. In her free time, Carly enjoys trying new restaurants, cooking, gardening, reading, and spending time with friends and family. She would love to, one day, open her own food cart serving a variety of her favorite foods.
Gabriela was born and raised in Oregon. She attended Tualatin High School and then continued her education at the University of Oregon where she studied art and product design. Gabriela became certified in 2015 by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals. Before working at Oregon Dermatology and Research Center she worked three years in retail and a year in outside sales. She shares a passion not only for the medical industry but, also in the dermatology field. While not at work Gabriela enjoys spending time with her old english sheepdogs, Charles and Pipa, and her boyfriend, Chad. The three of them go on weekend adventures to cities and places they have never been to before. On these adventures they enjoy going to local galleries, shows, and restaurants. Gabriela loves weekend adventures but also has a passion for music, comedy, Corepower Yoga and reclaimed art.
As a native Oregonian, Tara likes to spend most of her free-time outside, exploring, hiking and climbing all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. Some of her other favorite pastimes include hanging out with her four bunnies, watching The Office relentlessly, and devouring delicious foods! She recently graduated from Portland State University, where she double majored in Community Health Education and Health Sciences. In the future, she hopes to further pursue her education in both the public health and medical field, as well as, climbing many more mountains, exploring new destinations, and pushing herself to new extremes.
Tiffany graduated from Portland State University with a Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education. She is ecstatic to be the newest addition to the research team at Oregon Dermatology. She also volunteered at Outside In over the summer to get some hands-on experience in the health field, working closely with the homelessness community in Portland. In her free time, she likes to try and find all the waterfalls in Oregon. She has a Great Dane/Lab mix named Earl, and two cats – Mocha and Scooter. In the future, Tiffany hopes to go back to grad school for Health Administration and Business Management.
Jenny is from Des Moines, Iowa and graduated from Bradley University with a Bachelor of Science and a minor in Biology. She is currently working on her Master of Science in Educational Leadership and Policy, with an emphasis on working with student-athletes at the collegiate level. In her time outside the office, she enjoys the beautiful running spots that Portland has to offer and highly recommends Life of Pie happy hour margarita pizza. In the future, Jenny plans to attend Physician Assistant school.
Teagan is a Portland native who enjoys hiking, cooking, watching Disney movies and cuddling with her new kitten, Remy. She graduated from Portland State University with a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Health Science and is on the track to PA school. Teagan would love to specialize in dermatology, making ODRC a perfect fit! She is excited to get the opportunity to conduct research and looks forward to the connections she will make here.