Dr. Witt has been very active in leadership and service roles throughout his career. After earning his Medical Degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and finishing an OB/GYN residency at Oregon Health & Science University, he spent the subsequent 12 years in private practice and filling various high-level positions in the medical field, including medical staff president, credentials committee chair, surgery department chair, and clinical professor.
In 2002, he decided to do a tour of active military duty following the 9/11 attack in 2001. He became a flight surgeon for the US Air Force on the F-16 at Luke AFB in 2003. He achieved Flight Commander and Squadron Commander levels, Air Force Achievement and Commendation Medals, and a Global War on Terrorism Medal prior to an honorable discharge in 2006.
Ty values and loves spending time with his wonderful wife, Treena, their children, and friends. The more physical and adventurous the activity, the better. He is also passionate about building and fixing things, especially when these activities help someone in need. Boating, bicycling, skiing, and snowmobiling have become the go-to activities in the Lake Chelan Valley.