Kate Froehner, ARNP
Kate Froehner graduated from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa with her bachelor’s in nursing and went on to receive her master’s degree in family nurse practitioner program at Allen College in Waterloo, Iowa.
Prior to joining the Mason City Clinic Psychiatry department in August of 2016 Kate studied community health abroad and was actively involved in the ACE SAP free clinic in Waterloo.
In her free time Kate enjoys spending time with her family at the lake, reading, cycling and participating in competitive runs.
Lark Trygstad, MA, ARNP-C
Lark Trygstad earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Iowa College of Nursing in Iowa City, and her Master of Arts degree in Nursing from the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, Minnesota.
A staff member of the Mason City Clinic since 2001, Lark is a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner in the Internal Medicine Department and handles Capsule Endoscopy procedures for visualization of the small bowel. She has a tremendous amount of experience in geriatric healthcare and has credentialing by the American Nurses Association as a Gerontological Nurse Practitioner. Lark is a member of the American Society of Geriatrics and Sigma Theta Tau, the International Nursing Honor Society and American Nurses Association.
Mindy Murray, ARNP, PMHNP-BC
Mindy earned her Associates Degree in Nursing from North Iowa Area Community College. She continued her education at the University of Iowa where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and went on to complete her Masters of Science Degree in Nursing at Allen College.
Prior to joining the Mason City Clinic Psychiatry department Mindy worked with geriatric and long-term care patients and was an adjunct nursing instructor at NIACC. Her passion is caring for adults and providing education for their loved ones.
In her free time Mindy enjoys reading, hiking, cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes, Seattle Seahawks, Boston Celtics and Red Soxs with her family, golfing with her husband and vacationing in Florida.