Occupation: Family nurse practitioner.
Pet peeve: When someone lacks punctuality.
Philosophy of life: Everything happens for a reason.
Love of nursing: I love caring for my patients, advocating, and being a listening ear.
To be the ideal nurse, you have to: Have empathy for your patients and an open mind. I learn something new every day.
Greatest career accomplishment: I recently graduated with my master’s degree and started working as a nurse practitioner.
Advice I’d give my younger self: If you work hard, everything works out in the long run.
Hidden talent: I love mountain biking.
Guilty pleasure: White, fudge-covered Oreos.
Describe yourself: Active, organized, motivated, reliable.