Dr. Archer is originally from Buffalo, NY and she obtained her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the State University of Buffalo. Dr. Archer received her degree in Osteopathic Medicine from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale, AZ in 2001. Dr. Archer is board certified in Family Practice and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine and is also a diplomate of the American Board of Integrative/Holistic Medicine. She has a true passion for helping patients. In her spare time, Dr. Archer enjoys yoga, spending time with her family and playing outdoors with her two German Shepards.
Donna attended the University of Colorado where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She Continued at the University of Colorado earning her master’s degree to become a Certified Physician Assistant and was awarded the AFPPA Physician of the Year in 2005. Donna has worked in urgent care and family medicine throughout her career and in 2015 she joined Western Valley Family Practice. Donna enjoys working with Spanish speaking patients and is always interested in expanding her knowledge of women’s health. In her spare time, Donna is an avid gardener and loves to share the wealth of her green thumb with her Western Valley family. She also enjoys spending time with her family and taking her dogs out to play.
Terry graduated with her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Adam’s State College in Alamosa, CO in 1994. Her passion for medicine drew her to MCP Hahnemann University where she graduated as a Certified Physician Assistant in 2001. Terry has worked in Women’s health, Internal Medicine, and Family Practice in Grand Junction. Terry decided to move into specialty care and joined an Otolaryngology clinic. She expanded her skillset in ENT but missed the opportunity to build long term relationships with patients and in 2017 she joined Western Valley Family Practice. Terry is married and has two children. She has been an avid runner for most of her life and enjoys the peace that running brings to her. When she is not working Terry likes to spend quality time with her family and travel.
Ona Ridgway, NP, re-joined Western Valley Family Practice in October 2018. She is known for her positive outlook and willingness to help; traits which greatly benefit our care teams. She obtained her Family Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Colorado Health Sciences in 2004 and completed a B.S. in Nursing in 1992. Ridgway NP has worked in family practice, surgery, and emergency medicine in the Grand Valley area since 2004.