Mara's - Bio

Mara Sagmiller AGNP-C

Mara is a Board-Certified Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner. She became a Registered Nurse in 2005 and a Nurse Practitioner certified in adult/gerontology in 2017. She completed her nurse practitioner clinical practicum in primary and palliative care. She is currently pursuing her ultimate degree, Doctor of Nursing Practice.

As a nurse practitioner, Mara has experience in primary care with a focus on the care of older adults and lifestyle medicine. She has extensive nursing experience in acute care and surgical nursing, including orthopedic, stroke, and cardiac care. She spent several years as a professor of medical-surgical nursing for RN students.

Mara's professional interests include preventative and lifestyle medicine, palliative care, and gerontology. She is a member of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners of Oregon, Oregon Nurses’ Association, and the Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine.

Personally, Mara is married with two children. As a family, they love camping and fishing throughout the Pacific NW. Mara is an avid quilter and enjoys all types of crafts. She has a passion for learning and reading.