Paula was born in Butte, Montana. She moved to Dillon Montana at 8th grade and graduated high school in Dillon. She is married to Clark Christensen
for 33 years with 6 children and 1 grandchild.
Paula went to Tech for her LPN and then proceeded on to finish her degree
as a Registered Nurse through New York University. After working as a
flight nurse she decided to continue her education and received her Masters
of Nursing through Weber State University with a 3.90GPA all while working
as a flight nurse and a busy mom. She has worked at Barrett Hospital in
Dillon for 25 years as a charge nurse on the OB, ICU, OR, and House supervisor
along with the ER. She and her family have moved to Deer Lodge and are
excited to be part of the Deer Lodge Medical Center family.