Danielle Beckham, RN, MSN, BSN, CRC was born in Omaha, Nebraska and currently resides in Kansas City, MO. After leaving various careers in the fields of education and finance, Danielle got her BSN at Research College of Nursing in 2006 and began working in the TMC Emergency Department in 2007; she joined the ED Research Team in 2009. In addition to ER and Research, Danielle’s nursing/health care experience includes ambulatory clinics, telephone triage, and wellness coaching. She enjoys running, yoga, cooking, home improvement projects, and spending time with family and friends.
Laurie Kemble, BHS, CRT, CCRC is from St. Joseph, MO. Laurie completed her Bachelor of Health Science Respiratory Care at the University of Missouri – Columbia where she worked at the University Hospital and Department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine for 13 years as a respiratory therapist and later a research coordinator. She currently resides in the Kansas City area. Laurie started at TMC in February 2010. Laurie brings over 30 years of research experience to the department. She previously worked in a neurology private practice as a research coordinator and at a KU Medical Center Research Institute as a Deputy Director of Research for 12 years. She brings professional experience in both health care and research.
Lori Wilkerson, RN, BSN, CRC was born in Independence, MO and currently resides outside of Kansas City on acreage with horses, dogs, cats and chickens. Before getting her nursing degree in 2006 at Penn Valley and Webster University; she had previously worked as a Registered Veterinary Technician for 16 years at the same practice. Lori enjoys the outdoors, camping and trail riding her horses while spending time with friends and family. Lori began working at TMC in November 2011 in the Emergency Department and has recently joined the ED Research Team. Her nursing experience includes surgical department nursing, home health, specialty IV home infusions, and as an emergency department nurse.