Meet the Team

Jessica M. Brandon, PA-C

Jessica was born in Philadelphia, PA. She completed Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at Swarthmore College. Jessica enjoyed working in a lion-profit Spanish speaking clinic in North Philadelphia for two years prior to attending Physician Assistant school. She completed Master of Health Sciences and Physician Assistant Studies at Duke University.

Jessica always wanted to move west and was happy to settle in Colorado Springs. She loves the variety and challenge of family practice. and considers it an honor to get to know patients and their families over time. She especially enjoys partnering with women toward better physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health in every stage of life.

Jessica loves to spend time with her husband and three young children. She enjoys running, hiking, all types of working out, camping, sledding, and exploring Colorado. She loves community and finds that in a variety of settings including a faith community and book club. Someday she would love to volunteer more, practice Spanish and coach.

Jeffrey A. Waters, PA

Jeff Waters, PA-C, joined Barrick Family Practice In July 2015. He grew up in a farming community in southwestern, Michigan, but always dreamed of moving to Colorado. After high school, he spent three years in the Army as a Medic stationed in Ft Lee, Virginia and camp Greaves, Korea. ( 1st/506t"  Infantry Division "Currahee") In 1988, he achieved the coveted Expert Field Medical Badge when he was stationed in Korea. After the Military, Jeff attended college and moved out to Colorado in the mid 1990's after finishing PA School.

Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Western Michigan University (Go Broncos}, and a Master's of Physician Assistant Studies in Family Medicine from the University of Nebraska (Go Cornhuskers). He has 22 plus years of experience as a PA and enjoys mountain biking, skiing/snowboarding, camping, hiking, and spending countless hours with his family and involved with their sports In soccer, track, mountain biking, and cross country.