Gretchen graduated magna cum laude from Belmont University with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2012. She then went on to receive a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2014. She has been board certified through the NCCPA since 2015 and is currently a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the Tennessee Academy of Physician Assistants. She played collegiate soccer for Belmont University.
Prior to joining TOA, Gretchen worked in orthopedic medicine, focusing mainly on sports medicine and trauma, for three years in Vail, CO. She hopes to bring this experience into TOA’s new orthopedic urgent cares.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and twin daughters, running, biking, skiing, hiking, and wake-surfing.