Heather Acord, Family Nurse Practitioner

Heather Acord is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner in Family Practice. She received her Master of Science degree from The University of Utah and has been a nurse practitioner since 2007. Heather moved to Oregon in December of 2015 to work in Family Practice in Alsea. She enjoys the outdoors, gardening, racket ball and fishing. Heather moved to Oregon from Utah because she thought “Oregon was beautiful and green.” She is excited to get to know the community of Alsea.


Denise Gee


Denise Gee, Office Manager

Denise worked in the medical field in several capacities for 24 years before joining the Alsea Clinic in 2012. She previously worked as a certified medical assistant for 15 years. She’s also worked as a medical records specialist, a laboratory lead, a X-Ray lead, and an administrative assistant for the medical directors of Heartspring Wellness Clinic in Corvallis. Denise was born and raised in Philomath, Oregon, where she still lives. She enjoys gardening, photography, and, most of all, her grandchildren.




Sandi Abascal

Sandi Abascal


Sandi Abascal, Medical Office Specialist

Sandi began volunteering at the clinic in 2006. She and her husband, Dave, traveled throughout the US after they both retired. During their travels, they discovered the Alsea area. They fell in love with it and thoroughly enjoy their beautiful home on the river. When she’s not at the clinic, you’ll find her gardening, chatting with kids and her grandson, or caring for her chickens.