Breast Cancer Detection Center of Alaska
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Care For All



 Odette Butler, Executive Director
Away from BCDC -  Odette enjoys baking, gardening, and hanging out with Family.
From - New York
Education - Texas A&I University
Bravest Moments - Taking on the responsibility of running a non-profit organization.

Board of Directors

Ellen Lopez,

Alicemary Rasley,
Vice President

Doris MIller,

Bethe Davis,

Darlene Bishop
David Bump
Natalie Mayer

Lori Merdes
William Staley

Honorary Members

      Lana Assyd             John Dickinson       Mary Jane Fate
Nancy Murkowski
Joan Reiter
Catherine Stevens
Janice Swanson
Judy Worley    

Kathi Loudon, RT(R)(M)(CT),  - Technologist
Away from BCDC - Kathi enjoys hiking, traveling, and spending time with her family and many grandkids, she has 8 so far.
From -
Minnesota and Wisconsin
Education -
Radiologic Technology, Mammography, Computed Tomography
Bravest Moments -
Driving the BCDC truck through the Yukon in whiteout    conditions and backing the truck onto the ferry for the first time.

Kelsey Wilson, RT(R)(M), Technologist and Mammography Manager
Away from BCDC - Kelsey enjoys reading, baking, and camping with her husband and kids.
From - North Pole, Alaska 
Education - A.A.S. University of Alaska Anchorage
Bravest Moment - Going on her first solo mobile mammography trip.

Michala Coghill, Office Assistant
Away from BCDC -
Michala enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and just being alive.
From - Nenana, Alaska
Education - Attending University of Alaska Fairbanks
Bravest Moment(s) - Every time she faces her fear of the dark, spiders, and rollercoasters.

 Diana Maddox, Office Assistant
 Away from BCDC -
 Diana enjoys coloring , traveling, watching movies/anime and   spending time with family.
 From - Moldova, Chisinau
 Education - Diana graduated High School at Litterarum in Chisinau and studied 2   years of Finance and Banking at Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova
 Bravest Moment - Moving to Alaska 5 years ago

 Mackenzie Maxwell Smith, Marketing Assistant                                                             Away from BCDC - Mackenzie enjoys camping, downhill skiing, the Minnesota  Vikings, Netflix, and spending time with her friends, family, and dogs.
 From - Fairbanks, AK
 Education - Mackenzie graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with  a B.S. in Applied Organizational Studies
 Bravest Moment - Cliff jumping in Mexico


Rosa Turk, R.T. (R) (ASRT) (ARRT), Technologist
Away from BCDC - Rosa enjoys going to church, reading, listening music, dancing, gardening, cooking,taking care of her family, and animals.  Rosa also loves traveling, learning about other cultures, and admiring the beauty of nature.
From - California 
Education - Business Administration with a minor in Industrial Psychology, Radiologic Technologist 
Bravest Moment - Getting out of her comfort zone when she decide to move to Alaska almost 10 years ago.

Rosemary Pooler, RT(R)(M), Technologist
Away from BCDC - Rosemary enjoys exploring the beauty of Alaska, cooking, and volunteering at the Senior Center, where she teaches Tai Chi. 
From - Northern Maine 
Education - Elizabeth Ann Seton School of X-Ray Technology and BA from the University of Maine
Bravest Moment - Deciding to leave everything familiar behind and moving to Alaska.