Erica Is a full-time Registered Nurse at Decision Point Center and Northern Arizona VA Health Care System. Erica received an Associate Degree in Nursing from Yavapai Community College In 2012; and a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Old Dominion University in 2014. Prior to nursing, Erica’s first career was in the aviation industry. Erica received a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautics from Embry-Riddle University in 2004. She was a corporate pilot and a flight service specialist at Lockheed Martin. However, she found the Aviation Industry to be unfulfilling. Hence, Erica went back to school and found her true passion in nursing. As an RN, Erica has a wide range of experience combining psychiatric-mental health, addiction, detox, rehab, and behavioral health nursing. Erica has helped to create and implement policies and procedures for inpatient rehab. Erica feels that as a nurse she is doing a job that is worthwhile and rewarding with every patient’s life she can help change for the better. Erica has truly found her calling as psychiatric-mental health registered nurse. She is passionate about promoting mental health and is a proud member of APNA.