California State University, Los Angeles Baccalaureate Degree in Science of Nursing, August 1999

University of California, Los Angeles -  MSN, FNP September 2001 

University of California, Los Angeles - Nurse Educator Certificate Program, September 2009

Maryland University of Integrative Health – Post Master’s in Clinical Nutrition and Integrative Health, August 2017

Institute for Functional Medicine – Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner, December 2017


2007 - Present:  Lecturer & Clinical Faculty, UCLA School of Nursing

2009: Lecturer, California State Los Angeles

2005 - 2006: Clinical Faculty, Mount St Mary's College

2006: Lecturer, California State Los Angeles

Clinical Practice

2010-Present:  Compassionate Healthcare Associates, Valencia, CA

2005-2010: Caring for You Health Center, Inc., Valencia, CA

2004-2006: Wood Ranch Medical, Simi Valley, CA

2001-2002: Sierra Vista Family Medical Clinic, Simi Valley, CA

Community Service

2011 - Present:   A Light of Hope Support Center, Inc., Advisory Board, Santa Clarita, CA 

2005 -  Present:  Several speaking seminars on preventive health topics, Valencia CA.

2009 -  Remote Area Medical (RAM) Volunteer , Inglewood, CA

2008 -  Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Breast Symposium, Committee member, Valencia, CA

Professional Activities

1999 - present: California Association for Nurse Practitioners, Los Angeles  Tri-Valley Chapter, region 16

2001 - present:  American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

2001 - present: Sigma Theta Tau International Honors Nursing Society, Gamma Tau Chapter