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Determined Salmon Creek Nurse defies the odds to pursue her dream

April 23, 2018

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She was just nine years old when Christina Gay was given the chance of a lifetime - free college tuition if she promised to stay in school. Christina was one a handful of schoolchildren selected in a program called, "I have a dream."  What she didn't know then, 20 years ago, was how hard it would be, to reach her dreams of becoming a nurse.

Nothing, not even cancer has gotten in her way.  She recently told her story to the Columbian Newspaper. To read about this remarkable nurse at Legacy Salmon Creek, click here.

For more information, contact Kelly Love at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center. 

Christina Gay talks about her remarkable 20 year long journey to become an R.N.
R.N. Christina Gay on a walk with her patient

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