Kasey and Katherine have published numerous articles on the topic of PA salary structures and other professional development topics in many PA journal publications such as American Academy of Physician Assistants Journal, Practical Dermatology Journal, California Society of Physician Assistants Journal and many more.
Because of Kasey and Katherine’s unique experience as top performing PAs, business owners, practice managers, and Kasey’s experience as a certified life coach, together they have unique insight unlike anyone else in the industry to help medical professionals reach new heights with their career satisfaction.
Kasey D'Amato, PA-C
Kasey D’Amato is a passionate Physician Assistant and Life and Career Coach who has committed her life to helping others. Despite her many other business and entrepreneur ventures, she remains committed to Certified PA Consulting and serving her community of peers. Her vast prior personal business successes and personal career obstacles allow her the ability to relate to each and every client at whatever stage they are at in their career path, and allow her the ability to strategically coach and guide clients to get to the next level in their personal career path or business stage. Her passion is elevating others to new heights and allowing others to recognize their own personal goals, recognizing the obstacles in their way of reaching their goals, and helping others to create a road map to overcome those obstacles to reach new heights in their overall career satisfaction. Kasey donates as much time as she can to helping others and frequently provides access to information in her blog, online discussion forums, Facebook Live events, and regular free webinars.
Kasey received her Bachelor of Health Science degree from University of Miami in 1998. She received her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Practice from University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine in 2003. She started her first business in 2009, her second business in 2013, her real estate portfolio in 2015, and became a certified life and career coach in 2019. She lives in Maine and South Florida seasonally with her husband, big lazy dog, and cat and frequently travels to other parts of the country for extended periods of time.
Katherine Wilkens, PA-C
Katherine Wilkens, PA-C, MHIS, MPAP is a Certified Physician Assistant who has devoted her career to science and medicine. Katherine graduated high school early to allow her to obtain her Masters in Health Information Systems from Loma Linda University at a very young age. She anticipated many of the changes that we see in Healthcare today. In the past, Kathy has played a vital role in major healthcare organizations where she has provided database mergers and technical support.
Katherine currently practices Dermatology in Northern California in a private practice setting. She serves as the Clinical Administrative Manager for 2 separate offices located in Sonoma, and Santa Rosa CA. Katherine has maintained additional clinical skills by continuing to work in the ER & Urgent Care Settings. She has vast knowledge of both private practice and hospital-based business structures.
Katherine obtained her second Masters degree from USC’s Keck School of Medicine in Physician Assistant Practice in 2003.