ADN University of Louisville Nursing 1982
BSN University of Louisville Nursing 1999
MSN Bellarmine University Healthcare Leadership and Mngnt 2009
RNC, certified in Pediatric Nursing
CPHQ, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality
Clinical Faculty for Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) Quality Transformation
Network Initiative to Eradicate Catheter Associated Blood Stream
Infections in Pediatric ICUs, May 2006- present.
Nurse Consultant for the Kentucky Hospital Engagement Network (K-HEN), part
of the American Hospital Association’s Health Research and Educational
Trust (HRET), July 2012- March, 2013.
Past Chair and Recruitment and Succession Sub-Committee for the American Heart Association Emergency Cardiac Care Committee, July, 2013- 2014.
Regional Chairperson for the American Heart Association Emergency Cardiac
Care Committee, July, 2011- June, 2013.
Member of National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative
(NPC-QIC), formed to improve outcomes of Hypoplastic Left Heart
Syndrome (HLHS) patients, May, 2011- March, 2013.