Julia has been in the health care field for most of her career, including hospital, urgent care, long-term care, and home and hospice care. Prior to joining us at Family Chiropractic and Wellness in 2014, Julia’s focus was in human resources management and marketing. Here she works part-time in the Therapy Room as a Chiropractic Technician. She provides a number of therapies for patients, as well as guides patients in proper stretching and body mechanics. Outside of the office, Julia offers health and wellness coaching and trains regularly for half marathons. In addition to coaching, Julia enjoys stage and film acting and has participated in several local theater productions in Columbus and surrounding areas. When she has a spare moment, Julia helps with local service projects and enjoys hanging out on her deck reading and spending time with family and friends.
Karen joined our front office team in 2014. She brought with her 14 years of experience as an administrative assistant at Pine Tree Elementary in Avon, Indiana. You’ll likely hear Karen’s friendly voice when calling in to set up your first appointment, and she’ll also assist you with any scheduling needs along the way. She met her husband, Jeff, in 1981 while serving in the Air Force in Del Rio, Texas. They have four children (including her daughter, Dr. Wyant) and many grandchildren. In her free time, Karen enjoys reading, going on vacation, and spending time with her family and her Boston Terrier, Ruby. She is fairly new to the Columbus area and enjoys being a part of this vibrant community.
Stephanie joined our office in 2014, and has quickly become a jack of all trades! On any given day you will find her greeting patients and showing them to their treatment rooms, answering phones to assist with scheduling, and keeping our doctors on time and on track, to keep your wait time to a minimum. Stephanie is known for her cheery demeanor and uncanny ability to recall patients’ names and brings a personal touch to the front-office. Stephanie has two wonderful children, a son J.J. and a daughter Blakley. She commutes from Franklin and uses that car-time to have a solo dance party every day!
Tami joined our Family Chiropractic team in 2016. You will see her working in the Therapy Room as a Chiropractic Technician, performing therapies and helping patients find relief. She has been in the field of customer service and insurance for most of her life, as well as a stay-at-home mom and full time student before coming to our office. She has an Associate’s Degree in general studies along with healthcare and clinical education. She and her husband, Ron, have five daughters and two sons, and several beautiful grandchildren. Tami enjoys spending time with her family and out as a kickboxing instructor in her free-time. Originally of Louisville, she has been a resident of Columbus since 1992.
Rachel was a patient here at Family Chiropractic and Wellness before becoming a member of our staff in 2016. While working as a Chiropractic Technician in the Therapy Room, she helps patients with therapies, stretches, and understanding their doctor-recommended supplements. She also assists the staff with a variety of front office tasks. Rachel, originally from Williamsburg Kentucky, has spent the majority of her life as a resident of Columbus. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, listening to and discovering new music, kayaking, and working out.
Abby joined our office in June of 2016. She is one of the first people to greet you when you walk in. She is almost done pursuing her dual Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management. We are lucky enough to have her commute from her home in Seymour. She is always happy to assist all of our patients in scheduling, and answering any of their questions. When she isn’t at work, you’ll find Abby playing Volleyball on a co-ed, traveling team – as a middle hitter. In her free time she also enjoys coaching volleyball. She graduated from Seymour High School in 2013, and has continued her education at IUPUC. She will be completing her college education in December of 2017.
Sarah joined our team in November 2016, as our Accounts Receivable Manager. Throughout her career, she has worked in an office setting, frequently dealing with Insurance in a healthcare setting. As our Accounts Receivable Manager she is enjoying educating patients about their insurance coverage, and working hard to maximize their benefits in the facility. She and her husband, Eric, have been happily married for 1 year, and have a son, Landon. In addition to spending time with their families they enjoy spending weekends outside, hunting, canoeing, and going on family adventures. They also spend a lot of time volunteering at various events at Camp Atterbury, with Eric’s current Military Unit.
Brianna joined our team in March of 2017, as a practice representative. You will likely find her leading the lunch and learns with a passion to educate the community on the need for chiropractic care. As the practice representative, she spends a lot of time out in the community, marketing the practice, meeting new people, and sharing information about wellness and mobility as people age. She and her husband, Christian have been happily married for five years. They have two children, Gabriella and Colton. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, serving with her church, and dabbling in photography.