Adrienne is a native of the Buckeye State, Ohio. She received her Bachelor of Nursing degree from The Ohio State University. After needing a change in perspective she decided to pursue graduate studies at the University of Michigan where she completed 37 hours of graduate course work in nursing in 1994.
She has been an advocate of Hospice care for over 26 years and experience death and dying issues within her own life. She continues to do extensive work in this particular field along with critical care and emergency trauma.
After accumulating experience as a Hospital Director, Adrienne decided to pursue her MBA at Youngstown State University which she completed in 2004. Presently she is proficient in teaching EKG certification courses, building and teaching online courses and other academic health related subjects.
Adrienne completed her aromatherapy certification in 2008 and will complete her bereavement counseling certification in the Spring 2017. She has completed her course work at Capella University and is currently in the dissertation phase for her PhD in Public Health Administration.
- Education History
Degree Institution Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 1990 MBA Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH 2003
- Professional Memberships
Role Organization Member Hospice and Palliative Association Member American Holistic Nursing Association Member National League of Nursing Member National Black MBA, Inc. Member Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority, Inc. Member Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Registered Nurse, Texas Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification and Instructor (BCLS) Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification and Instructor (ACLS) ELNEC: Train the Trainer Fundamental Critical Care Support Certification (FCCS) Trauma Nursing Core Course Certification (TNCC) Red Cross Instructor for HIV/AIDS Course Red Cross Counselor for HIV/AIDS PICC Certification
- Community Involvement
Role Organization Chair North Dallas Suburban Foundation for Life Development and Community Involvement
- Professional Skills
Emergency Room, Critical Care, Hospice and Community Nursing, Bereavement, Aromatherapy, EKG Certification