Our Leaders

Dell WorkmanDell Workman

Administrator, Mission Healthcare at Renton

Dell Workman was instrumental in the opening of Mission Healthcare at Renton while managing the redevelopment of Mission Healthcare at Bellevue. As a licensed healthcare administrator, Dell’s career includes acute and rehabilitative care, as well as the opening of new facilities, making him uniquely suited for his role with Mission Healthcare. As an RN, his expertise spans emergency room and intensive care units, assisted living communities, as well as skilled nursing and rehabilitative facilities.

Dell draws upon his diverse background to ensure we offer exceptional care within an exceptional environment, specifically designed to the unique needs of post-acute care patients. Whether discharged following surgery or a health event, Dell and his team will help you improve your range of motion, motor skills, balance, muscular control, and sensory perception – all with the goal of regaining your independence or as much independent mastery as possible.

As Dell often observes, “We know you’ve been through a lot. The time has come to heal and reclaim your life.” Your journey home begins here, at Mission Healthcare Renton or Bellevue.

Dell is also an avid gardener, enjoys the outdoors, and loves spending time with his wife, children, and their many grandchildren.

Erica CurtisErica Curtis

Administrator, Mission Healthcare at Bellevue

Erica Curtis began her career in healthcare as a caregiver in a long-term care setting. There, she learned the value of working hard, having attention to detail and the importance of giving her residence the quality of life each deserve. Erica transitioned into being an Adult Family Home administrator, where she wrote and implemented polices, managed daily operations and helped rebrand the company. Erica graduated from Eastern Washington University and then became a licensed healthcare administrator.

Through her past experiences, Erica understands that every level of care is dependent on a strong team. At Mission Healthcare Bellevue, we are dedicated to care with compassion, excellence and creating a safe environment where our residents can focus on rehabilitation or skilled nursing needs.

Erica loves reading, going on scenic drives and spending time with her husband and children.

Heather Bills, RNHeather Bills, RN

Director of Nursing, Mission Healthcare at Renton

Heather is an integral leader in the Mission Healthcare organization and representative of our commitment to developing burgeoning talent. First serving as a nurse, then later the Director of Nursing for Mission Healthcare at Bellevue, Heather provides calm and decisive leadership to our rehabilitation and nursing team.

Her years of expertise at the bedside is strengthened through continuing education. Heather is certified by the Wound Care Education Institute, and serves as a resource for our staff when dealing with complex wounds and nursing procedures.

Heather and her team are nimble, serving a wide variety of patients. She and her team provide exceptional, compassionate care, from those in rapid recovery and post-surgery to those who require nursing until their next level of care can be determined, whether long-term, skilled nursing care or adaptive home care.

When she is not leading the nursing team at Mission Healthcare at Renton, Heather enjoys spending time cooking and exploring the outdoors with her husband and two children.

Eva Karanja, RNEva Karanja, RN

Director of Nursing, Mission Healthcare at Bellevue

Eva Karanja is a registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and 10 years of experience in the field.  Her nursing expertise ranges from emergency care nursing to rehabilitative nursing, and is well versed in a wide range of expertise in-between.  Like many in this profession, Eva began with a fervent desire to help others and started her journey as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), but her constant desire for growth led her to look to her mentors for inspiration, not just from the medical field, but from professionals in other fields as well.  This goal driven perspective quickly moved her from being a CNA, to a floor nurse, charge nurse, assistant director of nursing and is thrilled to now be leading the nursing department at Missions Health Care as the Director of Nursing.

As Director, Eva is responsible for leading the nursing department into the future of health care, and it is her vision, of finding ways of seeking wellness beyond the relief of symptoms for her patients that sets her apart. Missions’ passion for excellence in patient care fits Eva’s personal goals to provide thoughtful and meaningful service with an unrelenting passion for meticulous accuracy.  She provides leadership to her team and care to her patients with calm precision and a warm heart.   

Eva is a proud member of the Washington State Nursing Association, and the National Action Network.

Ashica C. Colin, MSW, LSWAIC

Director of Business Development and Marketing, Mission Healthcare at Renton

Ashica Colin  is a Masters Level Clinician with over ten years of positive direct care experience with patients and their support networks. Ashica is passionate about patient-centered care, community education, caregiver support, strength-based practice, cultural humility, universal design, and safe transitional planning. Ashica is a proud graduate of the University of Washington, School of Social Work program where she concentrated on Multigeneration Studies. Ashica is also a trained Intergroup Dialogue Facilitator and excels in facilitating diverse groups of participants with the goals of increased understanding and relationship building.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with animals, doing yoga and barre, being creative, organizing and traveling.