Shawna, PA-C was raised in Phoenix Arizona. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Chemistry in 2000 from Northern Arizona University. During her college career she did research on impaired chest wall expansion such as scoliosis and its effects on exercise capacity. She then earned her Physician Assistant Degree in 2006 from Midwestern University in Glendale Arizona. She is married and raising her nephew. Shawna enjoys running, playing racquetball and gardening.