Location: Swope Health Services – Float at 10 SHS Clinics, Missouri and Kansas

Patients should know…

I chose SHS because it is a Federally Qualified Health Center serving the needs of the greater Kansas City community. I like the Mission at Swope: “Improve the health and wellness of the community by delivering accessible, quality, comprehensive patient care.”

Education

BSN Seattle University; MSN at University of Missouri at Kansas City in Pediatrics; Family Nurse Practitioner certification at the University of Kansas, and Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Kansas.

Experience

Joined SHS in February 2007. Previously worked at the University of Washington, Group Health Cooperative, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Platte Medical Clinic, UMKC and the University of Kansas School of Nursing. Member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background and passions

Originally from Boston, I moved to Colorado then Seattle, Washington, and now reside in Kansas City, MO, for more than 20 years. Hobbies: Teaching, reading, and travel.