Graduated in 1985 with an ADN.
Graduated in 2001 from University of Iowa with a Masters in Nursing with a certificate in Nursing Informatics
Employed as a Staff nurse for 17 years prior to becoming an Informatics Nurse Specialist.
In 2002 employed as a Informatics Nurse Specialist at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. My primary roles in this position are device integration along with Patient Education. I was the primary nurse implementer for an automated ICU documentation system and I am also responsible for all the technology nursing uses in the hospital.
I have published a chapter in a book and been a co-author in an article.