Lisa is a full-time Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with Indian Health Services at the Crownpoint Healthcare Facility. Prior to that, she was a full-time Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Gallup Indian Medical Center. Lisa has had a wide range of experience combining psychiatric-mental health, medical-surgical, urgent care, telemetry, mother-baby and corrections nursing.
She received an Associate Degree in Nursing from Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute in 2000; a Bachelors Degree in Nursing in 2002 from the University of New Mexico; a Masters Degree in Nursing with a specialty in Community Health Nursing in 2007 from the University of New Mexico; and a Masters Degree in Nursing with a specialty in Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing from New Mexico State University in 2009.
Lisa is currently serving as Secretary of the Board of the APNA New Mexico Chapter.
“I have been on the APNA New Mexico board for two years and have served as secretary for one year. I am intensely interested in promoting mental health and educating the public about mental health. I support the mission of APNA and am dedicated to the accomplishment of its goals.”