Lainey Faulkner is the Arthritis Program Manager at the Kansas Department of Health and Environment’s Bureau of Health Promotion. She graduated from Washburn University with an Associates of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant in 2015 and a Bachelors of Health Science in Health Services Administration in 2016. Lainey worked as a physical therapist assistant following her graduation from Washburn in 2015 prior to joining Kansas Department of Health and Environment in 2019. She is passionate about improving health outcomes throughout the state of Kansas.