Gerrie has been a member of the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants (AALNC) since 1992 and has served on the board of directors of the Phoenix Chapter of AALNC since 2012. She was among the first group in the country to obtain the credential of Legal Nurse Consultant Certified (L.N.C.C.).
Following a clinical nursing career in intensive care, cardiovascular intensive care, and heart transplant care, Gerrie entered the world of legal nurse consulting and nurse case management. This experience lead her to a related field - life care planning. Gerrie is a Senior Life Care Planner at Vocational Diagnostics, Inc. and has been involved in life care planning for over 20 years. She is a Certified Nurse Life Care Planner (C.N.L.C.P.) and is also a Certified Case Manager (C.C.M.).
Gerrie is also a member of the American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners (AANLCP), the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (I.A.R.P.) and the International Academy of Life Care Planners.
A Midwest transplant to Arizona, Gerrie enjoys spending time with her family and ever growing extended family. In her spare time, Gerrie volunteers in various nursing capacities.