Dedicated Nursing leader with experience in building, motivating, and engaging teams of nurses and other healthcare providers. Focus on transformational leadership, evidenced based practice, and patient experience.
Experienced Nursing Leader
Experience with Evidence Based Practice and Research
Committed to professional development and continuing education
Passionate about patient centered care
Diligent financial steward
Skillful in educating staff, managing through change, and motivating a team
CMSRN, ACLS, BLS, NIHSS
09/2015 to 12/2008
Clinical Nurse ManagerBarnes Jewish Hospital – St. Louis, MO
Responsible for building a team of staff members to open a new Neurosurgery Innovation Unit that opened in January 2016.
Helped plan, coordinate, and facilitate the opening of the unit from the ground up.
Responsible for the operational and clinical management of the unit on a 24 hour basis.
Engage staff members in open communication in order to execute change.
01/2014 to 09/2015
Assistant Nurse ManagerBarnes Jewish Hospital – St. Louis, Mo Clinical supervisor for staff of
approximately 60 nurses.
Managed staffing schedules and patient assignments.
Facilitated educational opportunities for staff.
Facilitated Daily Care Acceleration Meetings.
the day to day operational flow of the unit and ensured excellent patient care.
01/2009 to 01/2014
Staff NurseBarnes Jewish Hospital – St. Louis, MO Provided direct
patient care in the acute care setting. Acted as preceptor and
relief charge nurse.
05/2006 to 12/2008
Nurse ExternMedical Center of Central Georgia – Macon, GA Worked directly with patients to provide all aspects of nursing
care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse
MBA: Healthcare Management Western Governor\'s University - Salt Lake City, UT
Bachelor of Science: Nursing Barnes Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing - St. Louis, MO
Associate of Science: Nursing Macon State College - Macon, Ga
Bachelor of Science: Psychology Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, Ga