Toby Diamond, Ph.D., PNBS Consulting Psychologist
Toby Diamond joined Pacific Northwest Ballet School’s Consulting Staff in 1981 as Consulting Psychologist. As such, she provides services to PNBS students, parents, faculty and staff regarding the issues involved in serious dance training.
Peggy Otto Swistak, M.S., R.D., C.D., PNBS Consulting Nutritionist
A native of Washington, Peggy Swistak graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics. After an internship in clinical and administrative dietetics at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, Ms. Swistak received a Master’s in Nutrition and Child Development from the University of Washington. She was Chief of Clinical Dietetics at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, and has worked extensively in both Pediatric and Cardiovascular nutrition in various hospitals. She has been working in the area of Sports and Cardiovascular Nutrition for the past 30 years.
Alan S. Woodle, D.P.M., PNBS Consulting Podiatrist
A native of Washington, Dr. Alan S. Woodle has been on PNB School’s consulting staff since 1981. He is Board Certified in Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery and Sports Medicine and is on the staff of Swedish Medical Center, Northwest Hospital, Group Health and University of Washington Medical School. He is past president of the Washington State Podiatric Medical Association, vice president of the International Region 7 Foot and Ankle Specialists Association, and on the University of Washington Medical School faculty for the last 25 years.
Karen Clippinger, M.S.P.E., Kinesiologist