Tami Ferch is from Newton, Iowa, just 30 minutes away from Grinnell. She earned her associate degree in Nursing from Iowa Valley Community College and is currently a registered nurse. Tami enjoys spending time with family and friends. Her other hobbies include repurposing furniture, paper crafts, coloring, playing cards and games. She also enjoys reading, walking, biking, and spending time playing and being creative with her granddaughters.
Tami and her husband raised their children in Grinnell. She adds that Grinnell College has always made them feel welcomed and “the diversity, culture, traditions, and comradery are second to none.”
Tami works in Student Health and Wellness (SHAW) and her primary focus is to provide medical care to students. She utilizes her role as a Register Nurse to assist students with a variety of medical concerns and assist with referrals if necessary.
SHAW, 641-269-3230, is located on the lower level of the Forum and offers a variety of medical and counseling services.