MSN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2005
BSN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2000
Kristina Petrey, MSN, RN joined the nursing profession in 2000. She began her career in the cardiac progressive care area and moved exclusively to critical care in 2001. She worked in several critical care specialty areas over the next 18 years including cardiothoracic vascular, neurovascular, medical, cardiac and general intensive care. She took a role in nursing education in 2005 and in 2019 joined the Forcht School of Nursing as the program coordinator of the Associate Degree Nursing Program. Kristina and her husband live in Rockcastle County, Kentucky with their son and daughter. They enjoy spending time together, attending church, and being surrounded by the outdoors.