Our Staff

Team Leads

Amy Cutler, Registered Nurse, Lead Nurse

Amy has worked in healthcare for 7 years, working her way through the ranks from CNA to LPN, and has been an RN since 2007. Amy became the Lead Nurse in August 2012.

Denise Qualls, Practice Administrator

Denise’s years of experience, both as the mother of four children and in the business world, helped to prepare her to join with Dr. Perkins in 1998 when he opened CCAO. She has been an integral part of this practice since the beginning, and both patients and employees of CCAO appreciate her willingness to do whatever is necessary to facilitate superior patient care.

Derek Miller, Information Technology Director

Derek joined CCAO in March of 2014. He has experience in IT department management, systems and network engineering, and desktop support. He enjoys facilitating communication and relationships through technology, and is excited to join CCAO. He and his family enjoy exploring the Rocky Mountains together.

Keziah Ritter, Billing Lead, Marketing

Keziah joined the CCAO team in early 2016. She has an eclectic background with experience in radio and adolescent care. She is passionate about people and enjoys helping patients understand more about their insurance benefits. On the weekend you can find her watching Netflix with her husband, exploring with her dog, fishing, or at happy hour with friends.

Tim Swope, Medical Reception Lead

Tim joined CCAO in 2016 after moving to Colorado from Indiana where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies from Bethel College. He has a passion and a drive to offer the best service possible to the patients that are seen at CCAO. He also enjoys sports, travel, and spending time with family and friends.

Jess Houwen, Medical Records and Credentialing Lead

Jess joined CCAO in April of 2013. She received her Associates in Biology in 2009 from Front Range Community College. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, reading, and acting in local theatre productions.


Language Assistance Available