I have been married to my husband Jacob since May 2014. We are both from Arkansas and we are junior high sweethearts. He is a dentist and currently in a Pediatric Dental Residency to be specialized as a Pediatric Dentist. We have 3 dogs! Two Havanese dogs and one rescue dog that we rescued off of interstate 240 in Memphis. No kids right now, but hopefully in the future!

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, B.A. in Biology, 2014
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, BSN, 2017

Graduate School:
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, MSN, 2019

Pediatric Training:
LeBonheur Children's Hospital, 2017-2018 (Internship and Registered Nurse)
Desoto Pediatric Extended Care, 2018-2020 (Registered Nurse)
Lentz Pediatrics, 2019-2020

Board Certified:
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, 2019

Practice Experience:
My nursing career started at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital on the Orthopedic/Hematology floor where I completed an internship and I also worked there as a registered nurse. After that, I worked at Desoto Pediatric Extended Care as a registered nurse, where I provided care for medically fragile and special needs pediatric patients. My first nurse practitioner position was at Lentz Pediatrics in Jackson, TN where I also completed my clinicals for school.

Medical Interests:
Developmental Pediatrics and Community Health

Hobbies and Other Interests:
My favorite things to do include spending time with family and friends, going shopping, reading, and playing with my pups! I also love trying new restaurants in and around Memphis!

Favorite Sports / Sports Teams:
Arkansas Razorbacks (Woo Pig Sooie!) and Memphis Grizzlies