As chief nursing officer, Kelly Edmondson provides essential leadership and collaborates closely with the healthcare team and nursing staff to elevate the patient experience and outcomes. She is a skilled healthcare leader with more than 20 years of experience in both critical care and emergency care as well as executive nursing practice. As a lifelong advocate for nursing leadership development, she is currently focused on the relationship between transformational leadership in Magnet® chief nursing officers and patient and nurse outcomes.
Kelly earned her bachelor of science degree in nursing from The Ohio State University in Columbus and her master of science degree in nursing from Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio. She is currently pursuing her PhD in innovation and healthcare at Arizona State University.