Kerri has joined Medmastery as the advanced nursing program manager. She is a nurse (RN) and an advanced practice registered nurse (ARNP) in primary family care (FNP). She has been the Program Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Doctoral Program at the University of Iowa and has taught in the program for the past 21 years. She comes to Medmastery with a 45-year history in nursing as a CNA, LPN, RN, ICCU Nurse, Nursing Manager, Director of ICCU, and telemetry and stepdown units. She is also an educator and is on faculty as a Clinical Professor at the College of Nursing at the University of Iowa. She is an avid Iowa Hawkeye Fan for ALL mens and womens sports including, football, basketball, wrestling, and every other sport on campus! She is the mother of five grown children (Blaine, Blaire, Blake, Blaise, and Ray). She is Grandma to 13 beautiful grandchildren ages ranging from 0 to 15 years old. Her favorite thing in the world is taking her grandchildren to each and every Hawkeye event!
Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe—no less than trees and the stars. You have a right to be here and whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should.—Desiderata by Max Ehrmann