Professional Bio


  • DNP, University of Alabama, Birmingham, 2014
  • MSN, University of California, San Francisco, 2000
  • BSN, Rush University, Chicago, IL 1996

Clinical Certifications and Expertise

Clinical Certifications
  • RN, Colorado
  • Advanced, Practice Nurse, Colorado
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center, 2001)

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society, 1995

Research and Scholarship

Research Interests


Recent Presentations

The Role of NPs and PAs in Neurosurgery. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, Fall 2012.

Applying Evidenced-Based Nursing to Stroke Unit Care. International Stroke Conference, Los Angeles, February 2011.

The Nuts and Bolts of Neuro ICU Care. University of Colorado Neurology Residents, July 2010 and 2011.

CNRN Review Course. University of Colorado Neuroscience Nurses, Spring 2011.