University of Massachusetts, Boston, 2009
Family Nurse Practitioner Post-Master's Certificate Program
University of New Hampshire, Durham, 2006
Master's of Science Degree in Nursing: Clinical Nurse Leadership
California State University, Fullerton,1993
Master's of Science Degree in Physical Education, with a focus in Exercise Physiology
Bachelor's Degree in Movement and Exercise Science with an emphasis in Exercise Physiology.
University of Lowell, 1985
Management Information Systems Studies.
New Hampshire Cardiology Consultants, now Elliot Cardiology Consultants, Manchester, NH
Cardiovascular Nurse Practitioner
March 2010 - Present
Elliot Hospital, Manchester
Clinical Nurse II – Emergency Room/Level 2 Trauma Center. Provide acute care to pediatric, adult and geriatric populations and their families. Areas of responsibility include triage, trauma, critical care, psychiatric, examinations, and first aid.
January 2007 – May 2010
Cardiovascular Health RN Specialist – Cardiovascular Health Department Provide care to inpatient and outpatient cardiovascular health population by providing education, identifying needs, formulating and implementing a plan of care, and collecting data.
October 2006 – September 2007
Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH
Clinical Instructor for sophomores and seniors in the Department of Nursing.
January 2008 – May 2008
Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH
Clinical Nurse I – Cardiac Medical Unit. Utilization of the nursing process to provide care to cardiac patients and families. Clinical responsibilities include telemetry monitoring, titration of cardiac infusions, management of transvenous pacemakers, pre- and post-operative care of pacemaker and defibrillator implantations, acute care of myocardial infarctions, dysrhythmias, and strokes.
February 2005 – September 2006
Glaxosmithkline, Manchester, NH
Therapeutic Products Specialist – Selling GlaxoSmithKline cardiovascular and endocrinology pharmaceutical products directly to cardiologists and endocrinologists. Responsible for management of a statewide sales territory including budget management, strategic planning, coordination of medical education programs, hospital accounts management and thought leader development. Conducted clinical in-services for cardiologists, nurse practitioners, physician's assistants, pharmacists and nurses in various hospital settings.
August 2001-January 2004
Senior Pharmaceutical Consultant, Santa Rosa, CA and Manchester, NH territories.
January 1998 – August 2001
Pacific Lifecare - Santa Rosa, CA
Fitness Center Director
January 1996 - March 1997
Anaheim Memorial Hospital - Anaheim, CA
July 1988 - September 1995
Administrative Coordinator - Sports Research Center
September 1993 - September 1995
Program Coordinator – HealthWorks
October 1991 - September 1993
Exercise Physiologist - Cardiac Rehabilitation Center
July 1988 - October 1991
Santa Rosa Junior College - Santa Rosa, CA
June 1997 – December 1997
Adjunct Faculty - Department of Physical Education, Athletics and Dance.
Fullerton Junior College - Fullerton, CA
August 1995 - December 1995
Instructor - Applied Exercise Physiology and Principles of Exercise Testing.
Mount St. Mary's College – Los Angeles, CA
August 1995 – December 1995
Adjunct Faculty – Graduate Physical Therapy Program.
Licensure & Affiliations
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - State of New Hampshire
2010 - Present
Registered Nurse – State of New Hampshire
2005 - Present
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners - Family Nurse Practitioner
January 2010 – Present
New Hampshire Nurse Practitioner Association - Member
January 2009 - Present
American College of Cardiology – Cardiac Care Associate
2010 - Present
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor – American Heart Association
2007 - Present
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider– American Heart Association
2006 - Present
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider – American Heart Association
2007 – Present
Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider – American Heart Association
2008 - 2010
Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider – American Heart Association
2004 – Present
Trauma Nursing Core Course – Emergency Nurses Association
2007 - 2011
Chronic Heart Failure Management Certificate Program
December 2001, March 2011
University of Southern Indiana – Online course.
Exercise Specialist – American College of Sports Medicine
1993 – 1997