Katy Willis, L.Ac. is a Nationally Certified Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCAOM) and licensed through the Oregon Medical Board. She received her undergraduate degree from Western Washington University in 2004 where she studied American Cultural Studies with an emphasis on immigration and a multicultural approach to health and illness. She graduated with a Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAOM) from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM) in 2010. After graduating, Katy continued her work at OCOM educating students as a Teacher’s Assistant in Tuina massage and qigong.
Before going to Chinese Medicine school, Katy worked seasonally in Yosemite National Park, and travelled to over 20 countries. Through these experiences she gained a deep passion for cultural diversity and human individuality as well as fueled her love for adventure and the wonders of nature. She continues to enjoy these interests today by exploring all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.