Dr. Therese Santana, Co-Chair

Dr. Therese Santana, ND, MHA is a graduate of the Naturopathic medicine program at Bastyr University in Kenmore Washington. She completed the AHEC WWAMI Scholar 2-year certificate program through the University of Washington College of Medicine rural medicine program. She has advanced training and clinical experience in psychopharmacological approaches, community health, and behavioral medicine. She has been employed with King County’s Behavioral Health Division as part of the pandemic response team since the onset of the pandemic. She is

also completing her PhD in Psychology with an emphasis in performance psychology at Grand Canyon University.


She is driven by a deep sense of pride in serving others, especially those from underserved communities.