Chris has lived her entire life in Northeast Kansas, growing up in Emmett, Kansas and graduating from St. Mary’s High School. She attended Kansas State University and then pursued her nursing degree at Washburn University, graduating in 1999. She worked as an RN for St. Francis Health in pediatrics, float pool and family medicine. In 2009 she graduated with her Master’s Degree in Nursing from Washburn University, and worked as an APRN at St. Francis Family Medicine until leaving to join Oasis.
Chris received her certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center and currently holds a license in good standing from the State of Kansas. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Chris’s career interests include preventative health, pediatrics and women’s health.
Chris is a married mother of three. She is an active member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, participating in Alter Society and teaching religious education. In her personal time, she enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with family.