Chrissie grew up in the south Kansas City area earning her nursing degree in 1999 from The University of Kansas Medical Center. Chrissie’s nursing career has been focused mainly in pediatrics working at Children’s Mercy Hospital for over 12 years. She started her nursing career in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit from 1999-2003, then moved to Los Angeles and worked in the Pediatric Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit from 2003-2006. Missing all the amenities of home, she relocated back to Kansas City and rejoined Children’s Mercy Hospital as a nurse on the Sedation Team. She worked Sedation from 2006-2012 before joining the MAC team.
Chrissie has been married for almost 14 years and has been blessed with two wonderful sons. While outside of work she enjoys the many blessings of watching her children grow, spending time with friends and family, playing tennis, and traveling.