About Us

President of the Board: Gregg Higgins, MD

Board of Directors:

Lucy Hansen

Director

Garen Tarr, MPA

Director

Brant Smith

Patient Representative

Melisa Bune, ANP

Director

Heather Smith, RN

Vice President

Oak Ritchie, MSIS

Director

Jan Ilutsik, RN

Secretary

Stephen Chae

EMT, Treasurer

Management

Gregory Higgins, MD

Gregory Higgins, MD

President of the Board of Directors

From the President of the Board:

Thank you for your interest in our work! Mountain View Health Services provides critical health care to the most underserved patients in Anchorage. We look forward to working with all who are committed to carrying on the mission of making compassionate, accessible, and affordable medical care available to Mountain View and everyone in our greater community.

 

Dr. Greg Higgins

Jon Van Ravenswaay, MD

Jon Van Ravenswaay, MD

Dr. Van Ravenswaay spent his childhood in rural Alaska and went to UAA for undergraduate education. He is board-certified in Family Medicine and went to medical school (University of Washington School of Medicine) and residency (Ventura Family Medicine Residency) to train for broad-spectrum family medical care. After residency, he worked at a busy urgent care in California, serving families of agricultural workers. In 2018, Dr. Van Ravenswaay moved his family back to Alaska to start Mountain View Urgent Care – offering low-barrier medical care to all. Dr. Van Ravenswaay is married and has two children. He enjoys hiking and playing musical instruments.

Srikanth Malladi, MD

Srikanth Malladi, MD

Dr. Malladi is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and was an ophthalmologist in India prior to coming to the US. He brings a wealth of medical and administrative experience and a big heart for service. He previously served as  Head of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety for his residency program.  He is married and enjoys cooking, writing music, and getting out into the Alaskan outdoors. Dr. Malladi also is fluent in Hindi.

Gregory Higgins, MD

Gregory Higgins, MD

Dr. Gregory Higgins is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a veteran, board-certified physician in the field of Emergency Medicine. He has extensive medical experience, including serving in leadership for outpatient clinics, hospitals, and emergency departments. In addition to serving as our Board President, he also serves as Medical Director for Alaska Job Corps. He also volunteers for Alaska Workers Association – providing free healthcare to those without health insurance. Dr. Higgins is married and often travels to Africa to volunteer with his wife who is a registered nurse. He is an accomplished mountaineer and has been awarded the coveted Hoeman Award by the Mountaineering Club of Alaska.

Mental Health Therapists

Marsha Eidlebach

Marsha Eidlebach

Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor

 Marsha Eidlebach has over 30 years of experience in the behavioral health field including therapy and supervision and serves as the clinical supervisor for our therapy services.

Keria Brown

Keria Brown

Mental Health Therapist

Keria Brown is passionate about assisting others with finding their purpose and overcoming their obstacles.  Whether you’re facing a mountain or a molehill, her goal is to assist with alleviating some of your stressors by partnering with you on your journey. Regain control of your life by reaching out today and begin your journey on overcoming your fears, trauma, addictions, and managing your mental health symptoms overall. Keria utilizes a combination of cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, and a person-centered approach. Her goals are your goals, helping you become the best you that you can be! If this sounds like a collaboration that you would like to be a part of, please feel free to reach out for a free consultation.