Meet Our Team

Our mission is to create less stress on the patients and family members by providing flexible health care through traditional clinic visits, home visits, telemedicine and other technologies.

Jennifer White-Slough,

APRN-C

Owner, Nurse Practitioner Family Medicine

Since 2008 I have been serving the Manhattan and Wamego communities.  I am Family Medicine trained and have cared for patients from birth to death throughout my career as a Nurse Practitioner.

I graduated from Stafford High School in Stafford, Kansas. I have an Undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree from Kansas State University in Family Studies and Human Services. My background also houses an Undergraduate Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Missouri Western State University, as well as a Masters of Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner Degree from Fort Hays State University. I am Board Certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

My husband, Galen, and I have four children together and are raising our children in the Rock Creek School District. I am the blessed Step-Mom of my husband’s son who attends Manhattan Catholic School. We are members of the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Flush. I look forward to caring for you and your loved ones!

Galen Slough,

APRN-C

Owner, Nurse Practitioner Family Medicine

Galen Slough is a Family Nurse Practitioner and co-owner of Prairie Winds Family Care with his wife Jennifer. In addition to working as a Nurse Practitioner in Emergency Medicine, Galen fulfills the administrative and financial role here at PWFC. Galen and Jennifer have joined their skill set of business management and patient care to bring their vision of quality, patient-centered, accessible health care to Wamego and the surrounding communities.

Along with business management skills, Galen has an extensive resume in the medical field that began while working in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) as a Paramedic, then Captain for Pottawatomie County EMS. He advanced his career by becoming a Registered Nurse then earned his Masters in Nursing from Simmons University in Boston, Massachusetts to be a Family Nurse Practitioner. When not working and helping Jennifer manage their busy household with five children, Galen enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with friends and family. Galen is available to see patients as needed and by request.

Jayne Gunn,

APRN-C

Nurse Practitioner Family Medicine

Jayne Gunn is a board certified family nurse practitioner. Her background includes acute care, urgent care and emergency medicine in rural healthcare settings. Jayne graduated with honors from Washburn University where she earned her Bachelors and Masters in Nursing. She brings a wide array of nursing experience and professional education to diagnose and treat any illness while focusing on prevention, wellness and education. She has over 34 years of clinical experience and has a strong passion for promoting wellness and patient education.

​​​​​​​Jayne hails from Clyde, KS where she graduated from Clifton-Clyde High school. She has lived in the Manhattan area since moving there to attend Kansas State University following high school graduation. She and her husband Kevin have 5 children and 10 grandchildren who are the center of their circle in life. Jayne enjoys spending time with family and friends, biking and staying active. On her days off, you will likely find her in her craft room crafting and quilting or in the Gunn shop making signs or building furniture.

Judy Bunting, DNP,

PMHNP-BC, FNP-C

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Judy Bunting is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Judy received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Bowling Green State University/Medical College of Ohio School of Nursing, her Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and Post-Master’s Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) Certificate from Washburn University School of Nursing, as well as her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of Kansas School of Nursing. She is Nationally Board Certified as a FNP and PMHNP through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and American Nurses Credentialing Center, respectively. Judy is an Army veteran having served four years active duty in the Army Nurse Corps and seven years in the Army Reserve. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, church, and yoga several times a week.

Judy has years of experience as a PMHNP and specializes in psychiatric care across the lifespan for those who struggle with depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, Bipolar and Schizophrenia spectrum disorders. She provides medication management intertwined with practical therapeutic approaches. Her philosophy is each of us is a unique individual born with intrinsic value and many talents. A mental health issue does not define a person.

April Kientz, MSN,

PMHNP-BC,

FNP-C, DCNP

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

April earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Fort Hays State University in 2006 and worked as a registered nurse in various critical care settings including cardiac care, surgical intensive care, and trauma. In 2012, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Wichita State University and later obtained her Post-Master’s Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner certificate degree from Missouri University. April is dual certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Additionally, April maintains certification as a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner (DCNP) through the Dermatology Nurses Association. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, and the Dermatology Nurses Association. In her spare time, April enjoys spending time with her husband and four young children. April looks forward to bringing comprehensive mental healthcare services to our community.

Brianna Klecan

Executive Administrator

Laci Lindeman

Business Office Manager

Des Prockish

Materials Manager