Stacey graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts in Microbiology and a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology in 1995. She returned to college and graduated from the National Park College Nursing program in 2007. She later earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing Education from Western Governors University. She has experience in intensive care, geriatric/medical psychology, home health, hospice, and outpatient mental health. Stacey enjoys the nursing profession because she can make a difference in the lives of others.