Our Staff: Medical
Kate Smith, PhD, LPC, PMHNP
Kate is the Director of the Health and Counseling Center.
She received her BS in Psychology from Trenton State College, MS in Counseling Psychology from the University of Oregon, MS and PhD in Nursing from Oregon Health & Science University. She is licensed as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and as a professional counselor in Oregon. Kate has worked at the HCC since 2005 and became the Director in 2009.
Kristen Beiers-Jones, RN
Rene Brown, BSN, RN
Registered Nurse On-Call
Elizabeth Hatfield-Keller, MD
University of Oregon and Linfield College (BSN '84 from Linfield)
MD, Oregon Health and Science University, 1993
Emergency Medicine residency, OHSU, 1993–96
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine 1994
Medical Director, Reed College Health and Counseling Center, 1996–present
Assistant Professor/Staff Physician, OHSU, 1996–present
Associate Medical Director, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Multnomah County Health Department, 1996–present
Volunteer Physician, Young Life Camp, 2000–present
Paramedic: Eugene Fire Department, Tualatin Valley Ambulance, and CARE ambulance, 1981–91
Emergency Department Technician, Sacred Heart Hospital, 1981–83
RN, Providence Holladay Park Hospital and Portland Hospital and Medical Center Emergency Departments, 1985–93
Crisis Counselor, White Bird Clinic and Lane County Mental Health Division, 1977–83
Anne Kimberly, FNP-C
Family Nurse Practitioner
BA, Behavior, Franklin and Marshall College
BS and Masters in Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU)
Board Certified by American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
College health at Reed since 2000
Cardiac nursing, refugee care
Emergency Department NP position at OHSU
U.S. Peace Corps, Sierra Leone, West Africa
international travel and work
backyard chickens, sustainable living, cycling, running, camping, and keeping up with "the best son ever."
Cathy Leineweber, RN
Cathy Leineweber, RN, has worked at the Health & Counseling Center since 1991. She has a BS in Sociology from Portland State University and RN from Good Samaritan Hospital. She is married with three children. Hobbies include traveling, yoga, and gardening.
Mary Leineweber, RNC
Registered Nurse, On-Call
Mary has been a health care provider at Reed since 1989 and served as the Medical Services Manager from 1995 until her retirement in spring 2015. She is an on-call RN for the Health and Counseling Center for the 2015 fall semester. Her education includes Sociology studies from Oregon State University and a Good Samaritan Hospital/Linfield College RN diploma. Mary is affiliated with American College Health Association and Oregon College Health Association. She is also an active community member having served on the Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task Force, as board chair for Multnomah County School-Based Health Clinic, as a member of the State Immunization Advisory Committee, and as a volunteer for Wallace Medical Concern. Mary's interests include outdoor activities, sports, travel, family time, and last but not least, a genuine love and appreciation for Reedies!
Maureen Mitchell, BScN
Medical Services Manager
Maureen joined Reed College in August 2015 as the Medical Services Manager. She pursued her nursing education in Canada and migrated to the United States in 1988 with her family.
Maureen's nursing career has been spent in ambulatory care, administration, and education. She is looking forward to working with the diverse population of students at Reed.
Lisa L. Nance, ANP
Adult Nurse Practitioner
BS, Nursing, University of San Francisco
Masters in Nursing, University of Virginia
US Army Nurse Corps, 12 years' service
Training and practice as an Adult NP
Lisa has worked at Reed since 2001. Her hobbies include knitting, reading, movies, and gardening.
Sarah Proudman, RN
Working as a nurse since 2003 at the Health and Counseling Center, Sarah has enjoyed interacting and assisting students with their medical needs. Her previous nursing employment consisted of working on a medical/surgical and cardiac unit in the hospital setting, and in case management with disabled adults, children, and the elderly in the home health environment. Sarah's educational background includes an BA in Adolescent Psychology/Counseling from Penn State and a BS in Nursing from University of Portland. In her free time, Sarah enjoys gardening, running, hiking, knitting, and raising farm animals.
Bonnie Quick, CMA
Certified Medical Assistant
Medical Reception and Medical Records Assistant
More than three years of undergraduate work in music performance, Indiana University Certificate in Sign Painting, Rocky Mountain Institute of Art and Design, Denver. Miscellaneous continuing education, PCC, Portland, OR.
Meg takes care of all front desk operations, including scheduling appointments, checking students in, maintaining confidential records, and providing administrative support for providers. Meg's favorite part of her job is interacting with all students, especially international/intercultural students, and in helping with cultural activities for staff participation. She also loves learning new skills.
Off the clock, Meg makes music and pictures (photo and drawing/pastel), pursues mental and spiritual expansion which she applies to life in the physical world, and learns about sustainability/conservation matters/practices, and more.
Marty Smilkstein, MD
Jo Su, MD
Grace Walker, RN
Grace is a RN with approximately 30 years' experience. She has experience in obstetrics, cardiovascular, pediatrics, general surgery, clinic nursing, school nursing, and college health. Grace is married with 4 grown children, the youngest of whom is a Peace Corps volunteer in Panama.