Zamarise Montoya, also known as Zam, is the Associate Director at Mammography Educators, collaborating with the Executive Director, Director of Education, and the mammography consultants. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of California, Berkeley and has studied the works of Shakespeare at the University of Oxford. Her background includes sales as well as working directly with patients, physicians, office staff and the healthcare team. Her favorite part of clinical work was working with students who have just begun their journey into healthcare; emphasizing proper body mechanics for patient and worker safety in addition to time management skills. Helping patients has given her the knowledge and experience of providing high-quality patient care. Her sales experience has given her the background and understanding of how to best integrate the two worlds in the most effective and efficient manner imaginable. Zam lives in San Diego, CA with her long-term boyfriend. She enjoys traveling, photography, watching documentary films, and visiting museums.