District Coordinator

1. Name: Phyllis Chester

2. QOVF title: District Coordinator, Southeast New Mexico

3. Present QOVF Committees: none

4. Past positions in QOVF: none

5. Other professional organizations you belong to: American College of Rheumatologists, New Mexico

Rheumatologists, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association, New

Mexico Nurse Practitioners

6. Professional/leadership experience: History of clinic coordinator for rheumatology practice in VA.

Responsible for physical therapy, lab, clinical nursing staff. Member of administration staff for practice.

7. Military experience: Mmother of navy special forces team member.

8. Education: Doctorate of Nursing Practice – Union University Jacksonville, Tn 2011

Masters of Science – Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, Va 1996

Family Nurse Practitioner – Virginia Commonweatlh University 1996

Bachelor of Nursing – Millersville University Millersville, Pa 1984

RN Diploma – Lancaster General Hospital Lancaster, Pa. 1977

9. Current occupation: Rheumatology Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified 1996