The perfect team-
Dawn Walker, RN, BSN Administrator
How long have your worked at Sublette Center? Since September of 2011
What was your first job at Sublette Center? I started off as the Director of Nursing
Where did you attend high school/college? I obtained by bachelors in nursing from Boise State University
Family, pets, hobbies: I have a wonderful husband and two beautiful daughters. We enjoy the outdoor activities that Wyoming has to offer.
Volunteering: I enjoy volunteering my time with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Wyoming has a very close knit group of volunteers, of which I am proud to be a part.
What is the best thing about your job? The best part about my job is the relationships that are formed here. We are so lucky to serve Sublette County’s elders, their families and one another! As you spend time at Sublette Center, you will form relationships that last.
Wendy Friend, Director of Nursing
What was your first job at Sublette Center? Floor Nurse
Where did you attend high school/ college? Bristol, Rhode Island
Family, pets, hobbies: Lots of Kids, too many pets- including Walden "Wally" our favorite, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, and knitting
What is the best thing about your job? Culture change, working with fantastic people, and making a difference.
Barb Pollard, Dietary
How long have your worked at Sublette Center? Over 23 years
What was your first job at Sublette Center? Afternoon Cook
Where did you attend high school/college? Salt Lake City, Utah
Family, pets, hobbies: I am part of a family that has been in the Outfitting Business since the 1950’s. The Wind River Mountains serves as our second home for catering to clients.
What is the best thing about your job? The Residents, my Dietary Staff and the others I work with. Pride in what I do here at the Sublette Center.
Joanne Bohannan, Activities Director
How long have you worked at Sublette Center? I have been with Sublette Center for sixteen years.
I grew up in Chicago.
My hobbies are: outdoor swimming, oceans and lakes.
The best thing about my job: I love it when I get a response from a resident who doesn't respond very often.
Lara Hayward, CNA Manager
How long have you worked at Sublette Center? I have worked for Sublette Center for 17 years.
I grew up in Sandy, Utah.
My favorite part of working at Sublette Center is the privelege of being of service to our residents. I enjoy problem solving and "making it all work together".
My interests outside of work are mostly community service.
Addison Cummings, MDS Coordinator
Where are you from: I am from Big Piney, WY
Best thing about working at Sublette Center: I enjoy making a difference to all of our residents in a compassionate environment.
Hobbies: Camping, family time and horses
Lauri McClain, Director of Finance
How long worked at Sublette Center: I’ve been with the Sublette Center since 2009.
1st job @ Center: Director of Finance
Where did you attend high school/College: I received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Wyoming and a Master’s degree from University of Idaho.
Volunteering: I like to help with Sublette County’s LEGO Robotics program. It’s a fantastic venue for our youth to get turned on to science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Hobbies: Snow skiing, biking, and spending time in the mountains
What is the best thing about your job? Sublette Center’s founding fathers had the vision of building a single facility that would provide more than one level of care so the elderly people of Sublette County wouldn’t have to leave the area. I enjoy being a part of that.