Contributed over 20 years of service in nursing and 5 years as a practicing physician. Served as Clinical Instructor for psychiatry for the University of Columbia, providing leadership and educating students and residents with distinction as Chief Fellow for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Held role as Patient Care Manager for inpatient behavioral health unit.
Completed residency in Psychiatry at the University of Missouri @ Columbia.
Worked within prison for the criminally insane, including intensive work with five antisocial and sex offender patients which were recommended for discharge or for transfer to a lesser facility.