Merrianna brings over 20 years of teaching experience to the Phlebotomy Training Specialists team. Her extensive background in the field of clinical research has allowed her to become an efficient, detail-oriented phlebotomist and lab technician. Certified in 2006, Merrianna is a phlebotomist who emphasizes compassion and professionalism to her students. When she is not teaching phlebotomy, she tutors elementary students in reading and enjoys her two grandchildren.
Krissy Ormond has worked as a phlebotomist for 12 years for the same company and became a huge part of that community! Because of that, she was chosen to draw the entire team of the Portland Timbers! She went to school for medical assisting 14 years ago and has loved the heath-care scene ever since. She recently became a certified phlebotomy technician from Phlebotomy Training Specialists, and she loves sharing all her experiences with her students, preparing them for a great future in phlebotomy. When not teaching phlebotomy, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.