Dr. Forsland grew up in Andover, Minnesota. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls with a degree in Sociology and Art. After graduation, she moved around the midwest and found herself in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Following a year-long yoga teacher training program, she opened a yoga studio in Menominee, Michigan. Dr. Beck relocated to Oregon to manage a nonprofit yoga studio when she discovered the University of Western States. She received her Doctor of Chiropractic in 2021 and will be finishing her Masters in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine in 2023.
Dr. Beck is an author at TwigandTrail.com where she and her husband share their adventure experiences in the Pacific Northwest.
Historical interest: Dr. Beck bought her first house: an uninsurable, unlivable foreclosure that she renovated (and has since sold).
Dr. Beck continues to advocate for: girls’ education, healthy children, domestic violence victims, and strong military families.