Barbara A. HarrisLicensed, Board Certified Massage TherapistOrthopedic Massage Certified
Barbara is a lifelong Alaskan and enjoys the great outdoor sports and adventures of Alaska. You can find her “snowmachining,” mountain biking, jet skiing, four wheeling, hiking, fishing, flying & diving.
Barbara joined Northern Chiropractic in January 2001. She offers a variety of different massage techniques, including: Swedish massage, deep tissue massage and myofascial release.
Barbara became a Licensed and Certified Massage Therapist in 2000 after graduating from the University of Alaska Anchorage Massage Therapy Program. Barbara attends continuing education courses in many different types of techniques. These courses have included myofascial release, positional release, muscle energy and modern neuromuscular technique. She studied and certified with James Waslaski in Orthopedic Massage and George Kousaleos in Myofascial Release Technique.
Barbara is a professional member of both the American Massage Therapy Association and the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. Barbara is Nationally & Board Certified in Alaska.
Jessyca BlackburnLicensed, Board Certified Massage Therapist
Jessyca was born and raised in Hawaii. She moved to Alaska in 2009 and joined the Northern
Chiropractic team in 2016. She has a B.S. in Exercise Sports Science from BYU-Hawaii and studied massage therapy at Hawaii Healing Arts College. She offers various massage techniques, including: myofascial release, deep tissue and trigger point therapy.
Jessyca brings her laid back island vibe to Northern Chiropractic and we love it. She loves hiking, biking, kayaking, baking and eating. She also enjoys learning Krav Maga. Jessyca is a mother of four kiddos and enjoys life in Anchorage.
Julia JetteOffice Manager and Marketing/PR Manager
Julia has worked for Northern Chiropractic since 1999 and has worn many hats during that time. She began working at the front desk, then moved into insurance billing/collections and is now the team's office manager. Julia also handles all the marketing and public relations for the office. She is the main contact for all advertising, marketing, public relations and media questions.
Born and raised in Alaska, Julia graduated with honors from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2007 with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Public Communications. Julia enjoys enriching her mind, reading fiction books, hanging out with her family, golfing, wine and champagne tasting and traveling. Put simply, she enjoys all things Alaska with Alaskan style.
Samantha SchoafOffice Administrator
Sammy joined the Northern Chiropractic Team in June 2016. You can find Sammy at the front desk scheduling patients out. She loves to meet new people and loves to talk with them.
Sammy has lived in Alaska since 2004. She enjoys the Alaskan lifestyle with her husband, DJ. They have a beautiful little girl named Addilyn and their beloved hunting dogs Hemi and Aspen. She loves hunting, camping and fly fishing with her family. In her spare time she likes to do DIY projects and help her husband build furniture. Sammy brings a positive vibe to the office and you can always count on her to make you smile.
Khari WrightBilling Specialist
Khari originally joined Northern Chiropractic in 2012 and was with us for three years before moving back to Oregon to complete her bachelor’s degree in Public Health. Khari missed us so much that she decided to come back in 2017 as our billing specialist.
When Khari is not at work having engaging conversations with insurance companies, she enjoys traveling anywhere that there is sunshine or fishing available. You can usually find her and her husband fishing on the Kenai, or heading out of town to catch one of their favorite sports teams play (Go Ducks!). We have enjoyed having Khari’s fun personality back in the office, watch out as she loves playing pranks and cracking jokes with the patients and staff.
Destiny WilliamsChiropractic Assistant
Destiny joined the Northern Chiropractic team in 2018 as the team's Chiropractic Assistant. You can find her in the therapy room doing muscle stimulation, ultrasound and scanning for Foot Levelers on patients. You can also find Destiny at the front desk helping Sammy & Khari.
Destiny is a proud military wife from sunny Florida. She enjoys hiking with her two fur babies as well as fishing and anything that involves being outdoors. In her spare time she enjoys doing anything crafts or DIY projects. Destiny has a positive outlook on life and is always cheerful! We love having her here on our team!
Patti ColeChiropractic Scribe/Assistant
Patti joined the Northern Chiropractic team in January 2017. She originally moved to Alaska in late 2011 and has absolutely fallen in love with Alaska and everything it has to offer. Having worked in the hospitality industry for 20 years she decided a change was needed and transitioned into the medical administrative scene when she came to work for Dr. Greg and the team as Dr. Greg's scribe.
Outside of the office Patti's world revolves around her six-year-old son, Cade, who has just started school. The two of them can be found getting in a game of bowling, riding bikes, spending time in the gym, hiking a trail, camping, or may be even trying to catch a fish...just living their best lives!
Aerin GainesWhatever We Tell Her:)
Aerin joined the Northern Chiropractic team in December 2010. She began working as the front desk administrator and has since moved into assisting Dr. Greg with his documentation. Aerin always has a smile on her face and takes any opportunity to crack a joke in order to spread her enthusiasm for life.
Aerin was born and raised in Alaska and has spent most of those years in Eagle River. Aerin received her Bachelor's degree in 2015 in Journalism and Public Communications through the University of Alaska Anchorage. Aerin enjoys many aspects of Alaska, but she is ultimately finds herself at a warm beach or thinking about a warm beach outside of Alaska.