Meet the Staff
Front Row: (Left to Right) David Sutton, PA-C | Kenneth Olson, DC | Jacob Stock, DC
Middle Row: (Left to Right) Shari Scroggins, LMT | Bridget Feldpausch ATC | Lydia Crist, DC | Linda Brandt | Heather Wallace
Back Row: (Left to Right) Laurie Anderson | Chelsea Brown, LMT | Sarah Bastian | Matt Tuma | Darlene Blair | Ryan Henrikson
Name: Shari Scroggins
Title: Licensed Massage Therapist
Education\ Training\ Skills: Graduate of Waubonsee Community College in Deep tissue, orthopedic, lymphatic drainage, trigger point, prenatal massage, Swedish, reflexology, sports massage
Favorite activity, food, special interest something unique about you: I love to play volleyball and bowl.
Why Pure Health is your choice for employment: I believe in a natural way to get and stay healthy. I feel our office is a perfect example of how integrating a more natural approach to medicine can be very beneficial.
Fun Fact: When I was 16, I was a top ten semi-finalist for Seventeen magazine cover girl contest.
Shari Scroggins has been a licensed therapist for eleven years. She graduated with a massage therapy certificate from Waubonsee Community College in 2001 and has worked for our clinic for the past nine years. Several of the trainings Shari has received include orthopedic, lymphatic drainage, prenatal, infant, acupressure, PNF stretching, shiatsu, craniosacral, myofascial release with an emphasis on trigger point, and deep tissue massage. Her passion is to help people resolve complicated musculoskeletal concerns by using touch as a focus in healing. As a lifelong Auroran, she continues to strive to bring natural health awareness to the community. The devoted wife and mother shows the same compassion for her patients as she does her family.
Title: Rehab Assistant/Athletic Trainer
Education\ Training\ Skills: Bach of Science in Athletic Training, MAE in Supervision and Administration, Certified Athletic Trainer. Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist I
Favorite activity, food, special interest something unique about you: I love to go hiking with my family. We have a new baby girl who already loves the outdoors.
Why Pure Health is your choice for employment: Ilove working in a place where I know I can make a difference in someone’s life. It is very rewarding to watch people progress out of pain into a more functional phase of their lives. I believe in a natural first approach, using the least invasive procedures to get people well, and I have found that here.
Fun Fact: HUUUUUUUUUUUUGGGGGGGE Cubs Fan
Name: Heather Wallace
Title: Administrative Assistant
Education\ Training\ Skills: B.S. Athletic Training from ISU; M.A. Degree in Teaching from AU; Certified and Licensed Athletic Trainer
Favorite activity, food, special interest something unique about you: I enjoy writing songs. I enjoy staying healthy and teaching others about health. I am the most “me” when I am leading worship at church.
Why Pure Health is your choice for employment: I completely align with the Natural First approach to healthcare and enjoy seeing patients get and stay well.
Fun Fact: I have broken 11 bones in my life…apparently I’m accident prone!
Name: Laurie Anderson
Title: Insurance Manager
Education\ Training\ Skills: College of DuPage
Favorite activity, food, special interest something unique about you: Running and baking make me happy.
Why Pure Health is your choice for employment: I love being part of a team that truly cares about helping people live healthier and happier lives.
Fun Fact: Ask me when you see me!
Name: Sarah Bastian
Title: Insurance Specialist
Education\ Training\ Skills: BS in Accounting from NIU
Favorite activity, food, special interest something unique about you: I love reading, playing tennis and skiing along with spending time with family and dog.
Why Pure Health is your choice for employment: I enjoy being a part of a team that is dedicated, hard-working and fun.
Fun Fact: I’m a Girls On The Run coach!