Doreen has been a registered nurse for 45 years. She has worked at UNR for 15 years, the last 6 years as the Health Coordinator for Early Head Start. She is the Board Chair for Immunize Nevada, and has been selected as the Nevada Immunization Champion for the CDC, 2015. In the past, she served on the Nevada State Board of Nursing for eight years, and served as Board president from 2010-2013. She is an active member in the nursing community, and she also participates in local community activities as a character dancer for AVA ballet. Doreen has performed as Mother Ginger in the Nutcracker for the past six years.