Deanne has been organizing conferences for 20 years on a regional and national level. Deanne obtained her BSN from Creighton University in Omaha, NE and an MSN from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Her nursing foundation was built in critical care including surgical and cardiovascular ICU and she was a CCRN for many years.
Deanne further developed her leadership skills as Head Nurse of a Surgical Intensive Care Unit and the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit. She worked as a clinical sales consultant in wound care, earning the “Southern Area Star Award” and became a member of the Pinnacle Club.
She taught nearly one thousand nurses about wound care and proper patient selection for specialty beds during her years in wound care. She taught full time instructor at a community college teaching Med/Surg, Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology of Nursing, Nutrition in Nursing, and Nursing Math.
Deanne was Director of Continuing Education for the Area Health Education Center before launching DB Productions. She is also the Lead Nurse Planner for the UAMS-AHEC NW and North Arkansas Partnership for Health Education groups.
Deanne’s breadth of knowledge and expertise is invaluable! Whether you need a speaker, consultation, or conference planner, Deanne’s commitment, creativity, and “in the trenches” savy makes your life easier.
-Rosalinda Alfaro-LeFevre, RN, MSN, ANEF