Melinda Smith grew up in Scio and attended Western Oregon University. She and her husband moved to Boise, Idaho for a few years but returned to the area to raise their two children. Melinda managed several medical offices and enjoys being in the medical field. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors with her family and traveling around Oregon.  Melinda is excited to see Santiam Hospital and Clinics grow with the support of the Foundation.