Nancy Arizmendi has served in various roles in the health-care field for the past several years.
She has assumed the position of dental assistant/interpreter at Promise Community Health Center in Sioux Center.
“I’m interested in being able to do more than just my job and going the extra mile for patients in the community,” Nancy said. “Promise is an organization that goes above and beyond to assist the community.”
Nancy grew up in Nyssa, OR, until the third grade when her family moved to Sheldon, IA. She graduated from Sheldon High School in 2012.
Before coming to Promise, Nancy served as a certified nursing assistant for GrapeTree Medical Staffing of Milford 2015-19, and worked at Orange City Area Health System, 2016-18, first as a medical surgery unit coordinator and then as a oncology nurse assistant.
She continues to work toward an associate’s degree at Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon to become a licensed practical nurse.
Nancy, who is bilingual in English and Spanish, is interested in the “endless opportunity to learn and grow” as a dental assistant at Promise.
“I hope to bring my experience in the medical field as well as compassion and new ideas,” she said.
MORE ABOUT NANCY:
Nancy Arizmendi lives in Hudson, SD. She and Tyler have a 6-month-old daughter, Selena. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking in Newton Hills State Park, kayaking and ice fishing with family.