Kathleen was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, IL. She has a BS in Communication from Northern Illinois University but realized her passion for healthcare later in life. She moved to AZ in 2005 after completing her BSN at Aurora University. She worked in critical care for 9 years before pursuing her Masters Degree as an Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from the University of Arizona.
Kathleen comes to Ironwood from Chandler Regional Medical Center Trauma and General Surgery where she started her NP career. She is looking forward to expanding her experience in the oncology field at Ironwood. In her spare time Kathleen enjoys spending time with her twins, Charlie and Madeline as well as her family that resides in Arizona. She loves to travel and is a Chicago sports fan!