• University of Kansas (Lawrence, Ks) 2008, PhD, research interest in Telemedicine in Burn Care
  • Georgetown University (Washington, DC) 1995, Masters of Science in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner
  • George Mason University (Fairfax, VA) 1985, Bachelor of Science in Nursing


  • Certified Wound Specialist, 2008-present
  • ANCC FNP Board Certified, 1995-present
  • ABLS, (2007-present)
  • ATLS, (2007-present)
  • BLS, (1985-present)


  • 2014-present-Barnes Health Care Management, Nurse Practitioner
  • 2012-present-Smith and Nephew, Biotherapeutics, Consultant/Speaker
  • 2007-present-University of Kansas Medical Center, (Kansas City, KS) Outpatient Burn & Wound Care Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, Nurse Practitioner
  • 2004-2007, Shawnee Mission Medical Center (Mission, KS) Hospital Medicine Consultants, Wound Care Center, Nurse Practitioner
  • 2001-2004-Lawrence Memorial Hospital (Lawrence, KS) Wound Healing Center, Business Health Center, /Clinic Manager/Nurse Practitioner
  • 2000-2001-CFP Family Practice (Casselberry,FL) Nurse Practitioner
  • 1996-2000-Central Florida Emergency Physician’s Group (Orlando, FL), Nurse Practitioner
  • 1995-1996-Orlando Heart Group (Orlando, FL), Nurse Practitioner