Paula’s education includes earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Baylor University. She then attended the University of Texas at Arlington, where she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing as a Clinical Specialist and a postgraduate degree as an Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner.
Paula has worked with senior adults for the majority of her career, starting in 1992 at the Baylor Senior Health Centers. Her nursing experience with seniors includes primary care, skilled care and long-term care settings. She is Board Certified in four areas of nursing: Medical/Surgical, Gerontological, as an Adult Nurse Practitioner and as a Gerontological Nurse Practitioner.
Outside of work, Paula attends the activities of her three children and also assists at their school. She enjoys being outdoors and takes daily walks with her dog at White Rock Lake.
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She learned to drive a stick shift out of necessity at twenty-four when she bought a new manual shift sports car. Her favorite ‘90’s TV show is ER, and her ideal weekend is doing anything but housework and laundry.