Board of Directors

Nic Cordum MD

Dr. Cordum joined the Digestive Health Clinic in 1996. He received his undergraduate education and medical school training at the University of Oklahoma, graduating with honors. His Internal Medicine residency was completed at the University of Minnesota, where he served as chief resident at the V.A. Medical Center. His gastroenterology training was at the University of Kansas. He is board-certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

Ashely Evans MD 2016-2018 Governor

Dr. Evans joined the Idaho Gut Club Board of Directors in 2015. She is originally from Portland, Oregon. She received her undergraduate education at Santa Clara University in California. She graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and then completed both Internal Medicine Residency and Gastroenterology Fellowship in Seattle at the University of Washington. Dr. Evans is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Board Certified in Gastroenterology. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, The American Gastroenterological Association, and the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.

Patrick Lind

Patrick Lind graduated from the University of New Mexico Albuquerque. Patrick Co-founded the Idaho Gut Club in 1991 with Dr. Ted Bohlman.  Patrick is married to Cecile Lind and enjoys any outdoor activities such as gardening, hiking, backpacking, hunting, and fishing.  

Patrick Schow MD

Patrick is a life-long native of Idaho.  He graduated from Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA, after which he attended Tulane Medical School in New Orleans, LA,  graduating with honors.  His Internship was at Philadelphia General Hospital, University of Pennsylvania Division, Philadelphia, PA.  He then worked 2 years with the Indian Health Service, Pawnee, OK.  His residency in Internal Medicine was at UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA.  His GI Fellowship was at the University of Utah Salt Lake City.  He then moved to Boise, ID, in 1976 to start practice as the first gastroenterologist in Idaho. He helped start the Idaho Gut Club with Ted Bohlman and Pat Lind in 1991.  Now  retired he continues to serve as the treasurer for the Idaho Gut Club.  He and his wife Jolene enjoy the many great things about Boise and Idaho.

Steve Schutz MD

Steve Schutz, MD, FACG, a Board Certified Gastroenterologist for 22 years, began practicing in Boise with the Digestive Health Clinic in 2001 after seven years with the US Air Force. He has been a Gut Club member since he arrived in Idaho in 2001. 

 

Current Governor

Ashely Evans MD 2016-2017 Governor

Dr. Evans joined the Idaho Gut Club Board of Directors in 2015. She is originally from Portland, Oregon. She received her undergraduate education at Santa Clara University in California. She graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and then completed both Internal Medicine Residency and Gastroenterology Fellowship in Seattle at the University of Washington. Dr. Evans is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Board Certified in Gastroenterology. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, The American Gastroenterological Association, and the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.

 

Director of Education

Ron Sestero

Ron, an Idaho native, graduated from Bishop Kelly High School in Boise and the University of Idaho.  He has served as Director of Education for the IGC since 1995.  He enjoys golf, softball, biking and travel.