Donna Tully, a Physician Assistant, works in the Grass Valley health center in Urgent Care and Family Medicine.

Donna brings more than 37 years of experience to Western Sierra, including clinical and academic teaching positions. She joins us from Santa Rosa Community Health Center, where she served for more than two years as Program Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner residency. Her most recent clinical position was at Petaluma Health Center.

Donna has worked in numerous health care settings, including urgent care, and emergency, family, rehabilitative and geriatric medicine. She also served for nearly 10 years as a Physician Assistant in the Women’s Health Department at the University of New Mexico Hospitals in Albuquerque.

She also has been a clinical volunteer internationally in Nepal, Kenya and South America, and served on several Boards of Directors for overseas organizations.

Donna earned her Bachelor of Science in Zoology/Microbiology from the University of Maine. She received a Master of Clinical Social Work degree from Smith College in 1995, and a Masters level Physician Associate program at Yale University School of Medicine in 1979.

In addition to providing medical care, Donna enjoys hiking all over California with her rescue dog Max or going whitewater rafting.