Shandra is a 2013 graduate of Frontier Nursing University with a Masters Degree in Midwifery. Before becoming a nurse midwife, she spent the vast majority of her almost 20 year nursing career working as a maternal/newborn nurse. Shandra is board certified in midwifery and enjoys working with women of all ages and helping them to meet their healthcare goals.
Shandra’s family recently relocated to Cookeville in June 2016 after 25 years of traveling around the U.S. with her active duty military spouse. Her husband Audie retired from the US Coast Guard in 2016 and now flies helicopters for a local air ambulance service. Together they have 3 children. Zach, a college student at the University of Alabama and Taylor and Zane, both high school students at Cookeville High School.